Silverswift Snorkelling Reef Trip
This vessel is the fastest boat in Cairns. In short, this means you get more time to explore three different exclusive dive and snorkel sites located on the Outer Barrier Reef.
Expect to experience exquisite underwater coral and reef formations, home to thousands of tropical fish and marine life. In total you’ll get 5 hours of actual reef time – more than the rest. You can make your day extra special by adding in an Introductory or certified scuba dive. This is available as a fantastic optional extra but isn’t a booking essential. This super fast catamaran is also equipped with onboard computer stabilisers to provide a smooth passage to the Outer Reef. If sea sickness features on your list of worries, then this could be perfect for you.
Healthy and delicious eats featuring morning tea and fresh focaccias and muffins, followed by a five star quality hot and cold tropical buffet and cheese and crackers platter for the way home (for those still feeling peckish). Top of the range snorkel and diving equipment along with exceptional guides and marine experts make for one hell of a reef experience. If you love the look of this tour and would like to try add an Introductory or Certified scuba dive then look no further than their 1 Day Great Barrier Tour with Scuba Dive. The Great Barrier Reef is a must do, once in a lifetime kind of experience. We recommend you do it the best way possible so look no further than Silverswift.
You will check-in at Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal
Jump on board the vessel with a complimentary light breakfast
Depart Cairns for the Outer Barrier Reef.
Dive briefings are given on the way to the reef.
Arrive at the first site where the divers will gear up and a site briefing is held for snorkelers.
Move to the 2nd reef site.
Second dive for divers before lunch.
Buffet lunch served.
Move to the 3rd reef site.
Join the free guided snorkel tour at the third reef site.
Return journey to Cairns
Arrive at Cairns
Environmental management charge of $6.50pp payable on check-in.
Inclusions & Extras
- Cruise Out To the Great Barrier Reef
- Morning & Afternoon Tea Provided
- Small Breakfast
- Hot & Cold Tropical Lunch Buffet
- Expert Reef Guidance
- Snorkelling Equipment
- A Guided Snorkelling Tour
- Pre-Snorkel Briefing At Each Site You Visit
- Professional Lifeguard Supervision
- All Diving Equipment Included
- Onboard Showers
- Lycra Stinger Suits
- Free Unlimited WIFI Available
- Scuba Diving Lesson
What to bring
- Your camera.
- Swimming costume & towel.
- Hat, sunscreen & shirt.
- Cash for drinks at the bar, credit card for dives
Pick Ups & Departures
Pickups available from Cairns $28pp and Northern Beaches $34pp
Supplier Terms & Conditions
Silverswift Terms & Conditions
Cancellations within 2 Days of the start date incur a 100.00% fee.
Between 2 Day and 7 Day incur a 50.00% fee.
Frequently asked questions
Do I need to reconfirm my bookings?
All bookings must be reconfirmed 48 hours in advance by contacting your tour provider directly using the contact information listed on your tour voucher.
What should I do if my trip is cancelled due to bad weather?
You may either re-schedule directly with the supplier or you can email our support team on [email protected] and include your voucher number, name of product you booked, planned departure date and your contact details. Once you’ve emailed us, you can drop us a line at +61 2 5633 1149.
Do you book tours with flexible dates? If so, how long are they valid for?
Yes, we do have open dated/flexible tickets available. Most tour vouchers are valid for 12 months from date of purchase, however please be aware that you may be subject to supplier price fluctuations. All ticket validity is specified on the tour voucher. If you are unsure of the validity of your voucher, just ask one of our wonderful staff.
What do I do if I need help with an existing booking?
If you need help with an existing booking please email us at [email protected], if your enquiry is urgent please follow up your email with a quick call on +61 2 5633 1149 so we can help you.
Do I need travel insurance?
We endorse the recommendation of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade that all travellers take out travel insurance. If you already have travel insurance, please understand that it is your responsibility to ensure that your travel insurance covers you for all of the adventure style travel you have booked with us.
Do you offer payment plans?
Absolutely, we understand that paying off a big trip in one go isn’t always that easy. We offer flexible payment plans to suit all types of travellers with zero interest or fee’s (minimum $100AUD deposit required).
How do I know if my trip is BYO?
Most tour vouchers will specify if your trip is BYO however we recommend asking your tour provider if your trip is BYO when you reconfirm your booking 48 hours prior to departure.
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