Reef Day Tours

Cairns is the gateway to the incredible Great Barrier Reef, the World Heritage-listed seventh wonder of the world. Snorkel or dive into the underwater world and explore the colours of corals, variety of fish and wildlife and find the hidden secrets of the reef.

Tusa Reef Tours

Tusa reef tours offer a premium experience with cutting-edge technology through the use of waterproof bone conductor headsets within your masks, for your tailored underwater audio commentary that takes you on a journey of discovery across the reef.

In-house chefs serve an exceptional culinary experience, with a selection of premium wines, beers as well as tea and coffee and juices. The day tour includes two reef sites, with diving and snorkelling opportunities at each included in your all-inclusive price.

Check in at 7:30AM and return at 4:00PM.

$460 All-inclusive day tour

Great Adventures Reef Tours

Great Adventures offers reef trip to Moore Reef pontoon, where fish feeding, semi-submersible and an underwater observatory await. Receive an informative eco reef talk and learn about the reef and it's marine life from the expert marine naturalist. Snorkel all day, try scuba diving, or experience the fantastic scuba-doo underwater scooter, an exclusive to Great Adventures!

Morning tea, hot and cold buffet lunch with prawns and afternoon tea on return journey included.

Check in at 8:00AM and return 5:30PM

$288 Adult

$156 Child

$740 Family

Quicksilver Silverswift

Quicksilver Silverswift offers an exclusive 3 reef destinations in a day (Flynn, Pellowe, Milln and/or Thetford Reefs), with the fastest reef cruiser, allowing you more time on the reef. With spacious sundecks and hot showers the modern catamaran is extremely comfortable for your full day reef experience. Enjoy a complimentary guided snorkel tour included in with the onboard expert marine guide at your third snorkel destination.

Morning tea, hot and cold tropical smorgasbord lunch with prawns and afternoon tea included.

$284 Adult

$210 Child (Age 4-14)

Ocean Freedom Reef Tours

Locally owned and operated, Ocean Freedom allows you to experience an exceptional 6 hours on the Great Barrier Reef at two locations on the Upolu Reef. An hour travel and only 10 minutes between two sites; Upolu Cay and "Wonder Wall" on the outer edge will ensure you are experiencing the best of the reef and it's beautiful marine life. Drift snorkel from the drop off point back to the vessel with a snorkel guide on the edge of the coral wall and take in the beauty of the reef at ease. Complimentary glass bottom boat tour and eco-permitted fish feeding included in your day-trip adventure.

Morning tea, smorgasbord lunch with salmon and prawns and afternoon tea included.

$279 Adult

$200 Child

$870 Family (2A+2C)

Reef Experience

Locally owned and operated, Reef Experience offers the best price for day-trip on the reef. Day trip comes with one FREE Introductory Scuba Dive, all day snorkel (with snorkel, mask and fins) at two outer reef locations. Hot breakfast bun, buffet lunch and afternoon tea and free bus transfers from any Cairns City accommodation to Reef Fleet Terminal included.

$245 Adult

$165 Child

$655 Family (2A+2C)

Divers Den Reef Tours

Take a reef trip with Divers Den and you'll get to snorkel the outer reef for 5 hours, at two reef destinations, personally picked by your skipper on the day from 17 separate locations. Perfect for families looking to get the assistance and instruction from guides to ensure the whole family enjoys their time on the reef. Child ages 4-14 years old, includes instruction snorkelling equipment, life jackets and floatation devices if required.

Divers Den has been leading snorkel and dive trips to the Great Barrier Reef since 1974. They are unrivalled in comfort, and where the best spots are located for your incredible adventure to the reef.

Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea included.

$255 Adult

$170 Child

$680 Family (2A+2C)

Quicksilver Silversonic

Experience Agincourt ribbon reefs at three separate locations, decided on the day to the conditions. Departing from Port Douglas Marina with FREE coaches from Cairns included. Silversonic has spacious sundecks and hot showers on the modern catamaran, offering a comfortable journey for your full day reef experience.

Morning tea, hot and cold tropical smorgasbord lunch with prawns and afternoon tea included.

Departs Port Douglas Marina 8:30AM and return 4:30PM

$302 Adult

$218 Child (Age 4-14)

Down Under Cruise & Dive Evolution

While exploring the reef at two destinations, Evolution offers comfort like no other. With three spacious decks for relaxing, air-conditioning, and travelling on one of the fastest vessels on the reef, your day trip will include 5 hours of outer reef time. Put on your snorkel gear and jump straight in for an experience of a lifetime.

Included in your day-trip is a hot BBQ lunch catering for all dietaries and an afternoon tea on your return journey.

$249 Adult

$149 Child

$660 Family (2A+2C)

See the reef from above and below! Add a 10min scenic helicopter flight for $120!





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