Passions of Paradise
Great Barrier Reef Tour (Dive)
$240 incl $20 Levy
Fancy living your best life? No trip to Cairns would be complete without a trip to the reef... This day trip on the Great Barrier Reef with Passions of Paradise is all about the experience.
LIVE BOOKING AND AVAILABILITY
Make your own way to Marlin Marina, Cairns.
Check in at ‘Reef Fleet Terminal’ for 7am check in.
Provide your travel voucher (digital or physical)
Board the vessel for 8am departure.
Travel onboard the stylish stable catamaran to the Outer Reef.
Enjoy light morning tea (coffee, tea, biscuits, cake).
Reef interpretation presentation / Snorkel & Scuba Dive briefing
Arrive at first reef location for snorkel / dive / Sunbathe
Tropical buffet lunch of hot & cold options
Arrive at second reef location for snorkel / dive / Sunbathe
Enjoy afternoon tea (complimentary wine, cheese and crackers) on return to shore.
Return late afternoon (around 4/4.30pm)
*Tour itinerary is recommended and subject to change due to ocean conditions i.e. tides, weather constrictions.
No pick ups or drop offs available
Departs daily from Cairns
Tropical buffet lunch of hot & cold options
Morning and afternoon Tea
All snorkel and dive equipment
Reef interpretation talk
Reef levy $20 on arrival
Additional dives (certified & introductory available)
Underwater camera hire ($40 optional extra)
Sunglasses & hat
INDIVIDUAL CANCELLATION POLICY
We have a very generous cancellation policy which allows you to cancel or change (subject to seating availability) up to 24 hours before travel. After this time, there is a 100% cancellation fee.
CANCELLATION POLICY FOR GROUPS OVER 10 PASSENGERS
- If cancellation occurs more than 14 days prior to arrival, a full refund applies.
- If cancellation occurs 7- 13 days prior, a 50% refund applies.
- If cancellation occurs 7 days or less, refund will be at Management’s discretion.
Passions of Paradise reserves the right to cancel the day tour due to poor weather conditions, mechanical problems or use another vessel, or travel to different reef sites.
We offer a two destination itinerary.We will visit two outer reef locations chosen from our brand new selection of 24 spectacular destinations. At times; the weather may make one of these destinations unsafe or impractical to visit. On those days, we may only visit one location. In poor weather, it is up to the Skippers discretion as he travels to the reef to decide which locations will be visited. He will choose keeping in mind your safety, the safety of the boat and your comfort. There are no refunds when the itinerary is changed.
We will endeavour to sail as much as we can each day, however, the wind speed and wind direction determine for how long this occurs. The skipper will keep everyone informed on our sailing plans for the day.
Should the trip be cancelled due to poor weather or mechanical breakdown, we will refund 100% of the amount we charged.
These conditions do not exclude customers rights under the Competition & Consumer Act 2012 (Cth) Prices may be subject to change without notice.
All prices include GST and are in Australian dollars. Prices valid until 31/03/2022.
All divers must complete a Queensland Medical Questionnaire. Click here to download it. Please be aware that certain medical conditions (eg asthma, heart disease, diabetes) and/or prescription medication may preclude some people from diving. For advice please contact our office directly. Final decisions rest with our qualified dive instructors who consider your safety – our highest priority.
Onboard you’ll find a captain, snorkel instructors, dive guides and a marine naturalist. So, from start to finish you can expect to be well taken care of. You might even learn a thing or two.
In the water, you’ll have access to high quality snorkel equipment and if you’ve never snorkelled before or aren’t so comfortable in the water you’ll be well looked after by the crew. If you’d like they can include floatation devices and expert snorkel tuition free of charge. Just remember to keep your eyes peeled for the cast and crew of Finding Nemo.
Onboard you’ll get morning tea, a tropical buffet lunch PLUS wine cheese and crackers on the way home. It tops off the day nicely and for a few seconds, you’ll forget you’re even on the water… Only for a few seconds though.
Included in this trip will be a Scuba Dive. Whether you are certified or a first-timer it’s all good, proving you have no pre-existing medical conditions you’ll be able to enjoy a fantastic scuba diving experience.
If you already KNOW you want to do some diving, easy as. There’s an option for you too, no matter what your skill level.
Take in all the natural beauty of the reef at their two unique locations, chosen out of 27 great sites, to suit the conditions and learn heaps about the underwater world from their onboard marine naturalist.
After kicking it on a Catamaran with the Passions of Paradise crew you’ll return back to Cairns at the end of the day.
Book a cruise out to the Great Barrier Reef with a crew who share a passion for all things ocean-based and you won’t regret it.
Passions Of Paradise, Great Barrier Reef Day Tour – Book now.
We had a great day out there for scuba diving. Due to the weather condition, we could only stay in one location instead of two, but the diving instructor Simon was so funny and very good at what he does! We decided to purchase second dive and it was very worth it.