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From Cairns: Full-Day Green Island Cruise

From Cairns: Full-Day Green Island Cruise

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From US$ 72.27 US$ 65.05 per person

Sail to Green Island, in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, on a full-day trip from Cairns. Hop aboard a modern catamaran for a boat ride to the island, relax on the beaches, or enjoy snorkeling.

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
English

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy a leisurely day in Green Island, located at the heart of the Great Barrier Reef
  • Snorkel and dive among abundant fish and coral gardens
  • Opt to go on a semi-submarine or a glass-bottom boat tour
  • Soak in the sun at the island's tranquil beaches
Full description

Climb aboard a modern catamaran to sail into Green Island National Park on a beach and snorkeling cruise from Cairns. Discover a hidden gem in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef and explore its coral reefs with snorkeling gear. Choose to enjoy a buffet lunch and go on a semi-submarine tour.

Make your way to the harbor to meet your friendly crew for the day and climb onto your catamaran. Relax in the sun as you set sail towards the Great Barrier Reef.

Experience picturesque views of the ocean as you arrive at Green Island National Park. Stroll around the island and explore its tranquil beaches. Find a stop to relax and go for a dip in the ocean.

Get access to snorkeling gear and take a peek into the region's thriving marine life. You can also opt to go on a semi-submarine or a glass-bottom boat tour to discover the colorful coral reef and fish in comfort.

Includes
  • Travel on a modern catamaran
  • Snorkeling or glass-bottom boat tour (free choices in the standard option)
  • Snorkeling demonstration and gear
  • Lunch (if the option is chosen)
  • Semi-submarine tour (if the option is chosen)

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    Meeting point

    Your meeting point will be the Big Cat Green Island Reef Cruises office at the Reef Fleet Terminal. Please arrive at the meeting point 30 minutes before the activity begins.

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    What to bring

    • Swimwear
    • Towel
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.4 /5

    based on 154 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.5/5
    • Transportation
      4.6/5
    • Value for money
      4.3/5
    • Service
      4.3/5

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    Incredible day. You definitely get your moneys worth. Once we got on the trip we were asked if we wanted to do the snorkelling safari as well and we are SO glad we did that on top as you get taken out deeper and get an i depth tour of the reef. and the reef is incredible. so recommend doing that too once on the trip! Thanks for the best day

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    January 15, 2023

    This was one of the best experiences of my entire life. Not only was the island beautiful, the snorkeling was incredibly fun and (you could go at your own pace, go really far out or stay close to the shore), the staff were also exceptional, informative (lots of fun facts) and super friendly. I even dropped my icecream and a staff member had a laugh with me and then got me another. Food on the boat is also amazing. Overall 10000/10. I am going to book again!

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    January 8, 2023

    A wonderful fun day out at this beautiful tropical island & part of the Great Barrier Reef. We chose to snorkel which was amazing with the coral & amount of fish & Turtles.. the beach of the Island was just beautiful & perfect.. just be careful of the mild current when Snorkelling or swimming if you're not a strong swimmer. Glass Bottom boat good for non-swimmers in seeing the fish. Yummy & delicious lunch if you choose that option.. Listen to the instructions carefully of the crew. Despite everyone being told what time we were leaving.. ppl were still late. We waited 10 mins after said time & one person still didn't make it back in time so just listen to the instructions as it's about an hour boat ride from Cairns..

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    December 18, 2022

    Product ID: 404686