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5 Day/4 Night Outer Barrier Reef Encounter from  Cairns

Adults from $890

Enjoy scuba diving or snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef.

Head to the Great Barrier Reef for a four-night tour on a live-aboard vessel, and snorkel and dive in sparkling waters teeming with life and enjoy luxurious accommodation on-board.

  • Stay four nights on a live-aboard in the extraordinary Great Barrier Reef Marine Park
  • Explore the reef by snorkelling, swimming and embarking on introductory or certified dives
  • Enjoy all meals aboard the vessel
  • Begin your tour early in the day by stepping onto a luxurious live-aboard and learning about the spectacular Reef you are going to explore with a presentation by a marine biologist.

After docking at a prime location on the Reef, step into the inviting warm water. Put on your snorkel gear and plunge into the water to watch fish, glorious manta rays, friendly sea turtles and other marine life wander around lively corals or suit up in diving equipment and dive deep into the ocean's depths. For new divers, the tour offers introductory lessons (additional cost).

Following an exhilarating day exploring the Reef, head aboard for a delicious dinner and refreshing night's sleep. Wake up in the morning to breakfast in the saloon and more time to explore the reef.

Want to become a certified diver? Learn to scuba dive in luxury on the Great Barrier Reef! The personalised SSI Open Water Course is designed to be completed in 3 days with no pool or classroom sessions.

Upgrade to the Top Deck Club for special VIP Treatment - Includes Valet Service, Champagne on Arrival, Breakfast Served to your Room, Sunset Cocktails, Turn Down Service, Romantic Dinner Under the Stars (weather permitting,) A Personal Snorkel and Dive Guide available at all times, Australian Bed Linen including a Silk Doona, Cotton Sheets and Feather Down Pillows, Soft and Fluffy Bath Robes, Plush Bath Sheets and Australian Beauty Products.

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Schedule

Departures: Departs daily.

  Start Finish Duration
Outer Barrier Reef Encounter Tour 8:00am 4:30pm 5 Days

Pricing

Ticket Room Type Details Price
Adults Sole Use - Top Deck Club
(Min booking: 1, Sleeps: 1)
Snorkelling Only $1930
Sole Use - Top Deck Club
(Min booking: 1, Sleeps: 1)
Certified Dive Adventures $2255
Sole Use - Top Deck Club
(Min booking: 1, Sleeps: 1)
Introductory Resort Dive Adventures $2685
Multi Share
(Min booking: 1, Sleeps: 3)
Snorkelling Only - 18+ Only $890
Multi Share
(Min booking: 1, Sleeps: 3)
Certified Dive Adventures - 18+ Only $1060
Multi Share
(Min booking: 1, Sleeps: 3)
Introductory Resort Dive Adventures - 18+ Only $1405
Twin Share
(Min booking: 1, Sleeps: 2)
Snorkelling Only $1060
Twin Share
(Min booking: 1, Sleeps: 2)
Certified Dive Adventures $1305
Twin Share
(Min booking: 1, Sleeps: 2)
Introductory Resort Dive Adventures $1740

Extras

Book your Extras now so you don't miss out!

     
Hotel Transfers City Return $10
Hotel Transfers Outer City/Northern Beaches Return $20
Hotel Transfers Port Douglas One Way (Min. 2 Guests required) $35
Hotel Transfers Port Douglas Return (Min. 2 Guests required) $70
Scenic Helicopter Flight Helicopter One Way (Min. 2 Guests required) $500 per person
Scenic Helicopter Flight Helicopter Return (Min. 2 Guests required) $1000 per person
Wet-suit/Stinger-suit Hire Wetsuit Hire for 5 Days (excluding Top Deck) $25 per person
Scuba Dive SSI Advanced Adventurer Course $100 per person
Scuba Dive Introductory Resort Dive $70 per person
Underwater Camera Hire Underwater Camera Hire for 5 Days $59 per day
Scuba Dive Nitro Night Dive $80
Scuba Dive Guided Dives (excluding top deck/included) $15
Scuba Dive Additional Dives $55

Transport

Boat

Group Size: 42ppl max

  • 115ft Catamaran

Inclusions

  • National Park Fees
  • Unlimited snorkeling with all equipment and tuition is included
  • Glass Bottom Boat Tour
  • Expert Presentation
  • 5x Breakfast
  • 5x Lunch
  • 4x Dinner
  • Fresh Fruit Available All Day
  • Free 10 Minute Scuba Lesson for Snorkellers
  • Onboard Heated Spa

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Itinerary

The below itinerary can change due to tides and weather.

Day 1

Marlin Marina, ‘A Finger’ Cairns (No Pickup Required - Board Here)

Board the Reef Experience for your transfer to the Reef Encounter

Breakfast

Most important meal of the day!

Norman Reef

Arrive at your first Reef Location - Transfer to the Reef Encounter at 10:30. Reef visited may be Norman, Saxon, Hastings, Breaking Patches or Michaelmas Cay

Lunch

Take a break and enjoy lunch.

Snorkelling

Swim, Snorkel, Scuba and Relax

Scuba Dive

Opportunity to enjoy a Scuba Dive!

Scenic Helicopter Flight

Opportunity to enjoy a Scenic Helicopter Flight!

Breaking Patches Reef

Swim, Snorkel, Scuba and Relax - Reef visited may be Norman, Saxon, Hastings, Breaking Patches or Michaelmas Cay

Breaking Patches Reef

Night Scuba Dive, Relax, Stargaze, Play Boardgames or Watch a Movie

Dinner

Relax and enjoy a delicious dinner.

Day 2

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Breakfast

Breakfast followed by Morning Dive and Snorkel.

Michaelmas Cay

Swim, Snorkel, Scuba and Relax - Reef visited may be Norman, Saxon, Hastings, Breaking Patches or Michaelmas Cay

Lunch

Take a break and enjoy lunch.

Norman Reef

Night Scuba Dive, Relax, Stargaze, Play Boardgames or Watch a Movie

Dinner

Relax and enjoy a delicious dinner.

Day 3

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Breakfast

Most important meal of the day!

Breaking Patches Reef

Swim, Snorkel, Scuba and Relax - Reef visited may be Norman, Saxon, Hastings, Breaking Patches or Michaelmas Cay

Lunch

Take a break and enjoy lunch.

Michaelmas Cay

Swim, Snorkel, Scuba and Relax - Reef visited may be Norman, Saxon, Hastings, Breaking Patches or Michaelmas Cay

Breaking Patches Reef

Night Scuba Dive, Relax, Stargaze, Play Boardgames or Watch a Movie

Dinner

Relax and enjoy a delicious dinner.

Day 4

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Breakfast

Most important meal of the day!

Norman Reef

Swim, Snorkel, Scuba and Relax - Reef visited may be Norman, Saxon, Hastings, Breaking Patches or Michaelmas Cay

Lunch

Take a break and enjoy lunch.

Breaking Patches Reef

Swim, Snorkel, Scuba and Relax - Reef visited may be Norman, Saxon, Hastings, Breaking Patches or Michaelmas Cay

Norman Reef

Night Scuba Dive, Relax, Stargaze, Play Boardgames or Watch a Movie

Dinner

Relax and enjoy a delicious dinner.

Day 5

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Breakfast

Most important meal of the day!

Breaking Patches Reef

Swim, Snorkel, Scuba and Relax - Reef visited may be Norman, Saxon, Hastings, Breaking Patches or Michaelmas Cay

Norman Reef

Swim, Snorkel, Scuba and Relax - Reef visited may be Norman, Saxon, Hastings, Breaking Patches or Michaelmas Cay

Lunch

Take a break and enjoy lunch.

Afternoon Tea

Complimentary wine and cheese

Marlin Marina, ‘A Finger’ Cairns (No Pickup Required - Board Here)

4:30am

Arrive back in Cairns.


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