1 Day Calypso Snorkelling Tour at Opal Reef from Port Douglas

Adults from $247

Visit the Great Barrier Reef's tranquil Opal Reef to snorkel and swim with vibrant marine species, learn about the heritage site, and enjoy lunch on-board.

Travel to the Great Barrier Reef from Port Douglas aboard a comfortable vessel and spend the day snorkelling amongst the wonderful creatures of the reef. Learn more about the heritage site and savor a delicious lunch, as well as morning and afternoon tea.

  • Head to the sparkling Opal Reef within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
  • Jump into the sea to snorkel over stretches of coral gardens and a multitude of marine species
  • Discover more about life underwater with a guided snorkel tour
  • Feast on a hearty lunch on-board

Embark on your marine adventure by stepping into the beckoning water and discovering the world underneath. A guided snorkelling tour will help you spot and identify the vast collection of species underwater including the bright clownfish, stingrays, Maori wrasse and parrot fish. You may even come across a sea turtle, lazily paddling through the water!

After an exciting day snorkelling on the Reef and a hearty lunch, head back to Port Douglas.

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Departures: Tour departs daily

  Start Finish Duration
Opal Reef Snorkel Tour 8:15am 4:30pm 1 Day


Pricing below is inclusive of the $6.50 EMC (Environmental Management Charge) Payable onboard on the day of travel.

Ticket Price
Adults $246.50
Children (4-14 yrs) $181.50



Group Size: 85ppl max


  • Transfers from Port Douglas accommodation
  • National Park Fees
  • Refreshments available upon boarding
  • All Snorkelling equipment
  • Morning Tea
  • Lunch
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Guided snorkel tours
  • Interpretive reef talk
  • Submerged dive platform
  • Fast safety tender

Rated: 43210 (4.5/5 based on 2 customer reviews)

54321 Great staff. Good on board was excellent and the snorkeling tour was above amazing. Highly recommend these guys. Worth every penny.
Natalie — 30 December, 2017

43211 It was great and I loved every minute!
Steve — 5 January, 2015


The below itinerary can change due to tides and weather.

Day 1

Port Douglas Accommodation

7:00am – 8:15am

Transfers from your accommodation commences.

Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina

8:15am – 8:45am

Boarding commences at 8:20am at the Reef Marina, Port Douglas. As the Calypso crew welcome you aboard you will be fitted out with your own snorkelling equipment before relaxing with light refreshments.


8:45am – 10:15am

It is time to sit back and relax while we travel to our first site.

Opal Reef

10:15am – 11:15am

First Site –Snorkellers enjoy an informative talk on how to snorkel safely. After snorkelling at the first site morning tea is served.

Guided Snorkelling Tour

11:15am – 1:45pm

Second Site – We travel to our second breathtaking site where a guided snorkelling tour is available before a tropical buffet lunch is served. After all that scrumptious food you can partake in a reef interpretive chat by one of our friendly crew.

Opal Reef

1:45pm – 3:15pm

Third Site – A short trip to our final site for another snorkelling opportunity before enjoying afternoon tea.

Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina

3:15pm – 4:30pm

Cruise home returning at approximately 4:30pm.

Port Douglas Accommodation

4:30pm – 6:00pm

Transfers back to your accommodation.

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