1 Day Outer Reef Snorkel Tour from Port Douglas

Adults from $240

​Drones are not allowed on this tour.

Explore the spectacular Outer Barrier Reef with guided snorkel tours, learn more about the reef from the experienced crew, and dine on a delicious lunch.

Step aboard a full-day reef trip which takes you to three reef sites with guided snorkel tours and a specialist crew that will teach you all about the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef.

  • Snorkel at three pristine Outer Reef sites
  • Get a chance to spot dolphins and humpback whales (during whale season)
  • Enjoy an informative presentation with a marine biologist
  • Feast on a delicious lunch, as well as morning and afternoon tea
  • Cruise to the Outer Barrier Reef aboard a comfortable vessel, enjoying a stunning view along the way.

After a comprehensive snorkel briefing, dive into warm waters at the first reef site and discover the bounty of life, including busy fish and giant clams, nestled amidst vivid corals. At the second reef site, join the other guests for a guided snorkel tour where marine biologists will point out interesting sights.

Step back on-board to feast on a vast lunch spread including chicken, beef, falafels, salads and delicious rolls. As you eat, discuss what you saw and learn more about the reef from the fellow passengers.

Visit a third reef site armed with a deeper knowledge of the reef's eco-system which will help you truly appreciate the vivid underwater world.

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Departures: Departs Daily.

  Start Finish Duration
Wavelength Outer Reef Trip 8:00am 4:30pm 1 Day


Minimum age is 8 years old.

Ticket Price
Adults $239.50
Children (8-12 yrs) $199.50


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Hotel Transfers Accommodation Pickup from Cairns Northern Beaches and Palm Cove. $50



Group Size: 46ppl max


  • Pick Up from Port Douglas. Charge applies from Cairns, Northern Beach and Palm Cove
  • Return Wavelength cruise from Port Douglas
  • Snorkeling at three different reef locations
  • Snorkeling equipment provided including mask, snorkel, fins & wetsuit
  • Reef presentation by a Marine Biologist
  • Morning Tea
  • Lunch
  • Afternoon Tea
  • National Park Fees

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The below itinerary can change due to tides and weather.

Day 1

Accommodation Pickup


Pickup from Port Douglas, Cairns, Northern Beaches and Palm Cove



Check-in at Reef Marina

Depart Reef Marina

90 minute trip through the reef, potentially passing dolphins and whales.

Arrive at Outer Great Barrier Reef

Snorkel at first location


Snorkel amongst the beautiful corals, fishes, turtles and more, up close and personal.

Morning Tea

Enjoy the provided morning tea!

Second Snorkel Location

Dive back in after morning tea!

Guided Snorkelling Tour

With passengers having mastered their snorkelling skills, we conduct guided snorkel tours. Our marine biologists help snorkellers discover aspects of the new site that might otherwise be missed, and point out some of the multitude of life forms. On a guided snorkel tour it’s possible to be handed a small number of different creatures, though we have strict guidelines on what can be touched so as to protect the integrety of the reef.


Enjoy deli-style lunch. Range of salads, chicken, beef, falafel, cheese, eggs and rolls. Water, soft drinks, coffee and tea are also available.

Reef Talk

During lunch, our marine biologists conduct our interactive reef talk. Simply sit, relax and learn all about the ecosystem of the Great Barrier Reef.

Third Snorkel Site

Head to our final site of the day.

Afternoon Tea

Enjoy the provided afternoon tea.

Return to Port Douglas

Wavelength arrives back in Port Douglas at approximately 4.30pm.

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