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Cairns : Celebrate holiday here this year

by olivia williams 7 months ago in australia

A diver’s paradise, that's what Cairns is. Although it has tons of other tourists activities studded all along with its city, nothing compares to that of scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef. Here are a few apt cruises which offer different inclusions.

A diver’s paradise, that's what Cairns is. Although it has tons of other tourists activities studded all along with its city, nothing compares to that of scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef. Here are a few apt cruises which offer different inclusions.

Down under cruise & Dive

Does the fascinating Great Barrier Reef draw you to it every time you see pictures or think about a holiday in Cairns? Don’t let that feeling pass; head to Cairns and explore the largest living ecosystem in the world with this fantastic tour to the Great Barrier Reef!

The cruise takes you to your first exclusive outer reef location! With the best spots chosen for you to snorkel on this Great Barrier Reef cruise, you’re free to begin your coral adventure at leisure. The diversity in colours and bottom contours, painted by nature’s own hand, is sure to blow you away. Also, you are sure to meet many aqua-friends, including the crowd-favourite Nemo, while you snorkel!

Up for more adventure? If diving looks like something that’s right up your sleeve, you should definitely go through the free diving lesson. Later, opt for an introductory or certified dive, available as an upgrade, depending on what you are comfortable with. You will have to pass an onboard medical assessment, though.

Don’t feel like getting wet and yet want to explore life under the sea? The semi-submersible tour is just the thing for you! See all coral formations and enjoy informative commentary about the reef, in a modern semi-submarine. Doesn’t this tour tick-off all your Great Barrier Reef must-do lists in one go?

Snorkelling in Cairns

The Great Barrier Reef, being the largest living ecosystem on earth, is filled with wonders! What better way to discover the reef than by snorkelling in exquisite reef gardens?

So what, if you’re a newbie? You have the perfect opportunity to get snorkelling lessons, as well as enjoy some guided snorkel time!

Get ready to explore the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef on guided snorkelling tours. You’ll be taken to exclusive reef locations handpicked from 16 unique dive and snorkel locations on the Outer Reefs depending upon the weather. By the time you reach the reefs, you will be all set for your snorkel time! Once your snorkel gear is in place, jump into the water from the back of your vessel, with the reefs just a short distance away.

Sunset Cruise

Picture yourself standing on the decks of a well-equipped vessel with a drink in your hand while taking in picture-perfect views of Cairns in the setting sun, mesmerising right?

Explore the splendid Cairns coastline in the golden light of the setting sun and vivid hues of the evening sky.

Book this sunset cruise from Cairns and have a relaxing time on the pristine waters of Cairns.

Island cruise

No trip to Cairns is complete without a visit to Green Island, the most popular coral island, both with locals and tourists. Experience snorkelling and Great Barrier Reef exploration at one of the best coral reef gardens in Cairns, exploring the aquatic treasures they hold. Just an hour away from Cairns, this Green island snorkelling and diving tour gives you the perfect chance to discover the hidden treasures of this marine sanctuary cum national park.

Spend your day discovering spectacular underwater reef gardens and white sandy beaches at Green Island. Foray into lush island greens with a leisurely rainforest boardwalk, see spectacular reef formations from the comfort of your glass-bottomed boat and snorkel above pristine reef gardens for a comprehensive Green Island & Great barrier Reef experience.

Book your Green Island tour from Cairns and meet the magical reefs!

Experienced instructors will keep you company throughout your guided snorkelling experience. Learn all tricks of the trade from your dedicated snorkel guide and pair up with a buddy to indulge in more snorkelling.

With this tour offering ample time to snorkel and swim, you’re sure to have your fill of amazing coral reefs and aquatic creatures. Your tour package also includes top diver quality masks and snorkels, booties, fins, wetsuits, and lycra suits, available based on the respective season.

See the diverse marine life ranging from turtles, different kinds of fish and maybe even the friendly Nemos! Relax in between with refreshing morning/afternoon tea and enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch by noon aboard your cruise. Later in the day, your cruise will take you back to your Cairns boarding point.

It’s snorkel time, at the natural wonder of the reefs! Snorkel to your heart’s content & enjoy!


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