Cairns Best Deal Great Barrier Reef Tour | Pontoon | Late Departure

Tour Code: 633

Prices From

au$212

Live Availability - Book Now

Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$129.00
Family: au$553.00

Check Prices and Availability Have A Question? Call +61 7 4059 59 59

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Enjoy a later departure and a shorter ride to the Great Barrier Reef, 3.5 hours to explore swim, dive & snorkel, or add a helicopter flight to make it simply amazing

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Highlights

  • Cairns only half day outer reef pontoon tour!
  • The kids will love the Marine life touch tank presentation & kids pool

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Itinerary

Half Day Great Barrier Reef Tour

9.00 am – Check in Starts at the Reef Fleet Terminal in Spence Street Cairns

9.45 am – Check in closes and you are on board your boat for your half day reef trip

10.00 am – Boat departs Cairns Marina and you can sit back and listen to the marine safety presentations, watch the videos, enjoy some snacks. If you have pre-booked scuba diving, Sea Walker Helmet Diving, scenic helicopter flights or other activities this is the time you need to sit with the crew and listen to all the safety instructions and take note of the times you are booked to do these extra activities on the reef

11.30 am – Arrive Arlington Reef pontoon

Enjoy 3.5 full hours at the Outer Great Barrier Reef - Snorkelling, swimming, enjoying the sunshine

3.00 pm – Depart Arlington Reef pontoon

4.00 pm – Arrive back at Cairns Marina

See more good deals on Cairns Great Barrier Reef tours for non-swimmers and pontoon tours.

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Included In Price

  • Travel to Arlington Reef on fast air-conditioned catamaran
  • Complimentary tea & coffee on boarding vessel & prior to pontoon departure
  • Up to 3.5 hours reef time
  • BBQ Buffet lunch
  • Full bar facilities
  • Freshwater showers and change rooms
  • Free wifi on board vessel
  • Free lycra suit hire
  • Snorkelling enclosures with rest stations
  • Fully enclosed ocean kids pool
  • Glass bottom boat tours
  • Marine naturalist presentations
  • All snorkelling equipment & expert instruction
  • Marine life touch tank
  • Underwater observatory
  • Fish feeding presentations
Tour Languages Offered
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time

Check in 9:00am - Departure 10:00am - Returns in Cairns 4:00pm

Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Palm Cove
  • Pick up time to be confirmed at time of booking
  • Please be ready for pick up 5 minutes early as coach cannot wait
Destinations

Arlington Reef

Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Duration

Up to 3.5 hours reef time

What to Bring
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Swimming costume
  • Towel
  • Camera (charged)
  • Cash or credit card for drinks and snacks
Available for Purchase / Hire
  • Guided Snorkel Tour
  • Seawalker Helmet Platform
  • Introductory Scuba Dive
  • Certified Scuba Dive
  • Coach Transfers
  • On board extras: prescription masks, coin operated locker, wetsuit and stinger suit
Fitness Level Required

Low, Medium

Restrictions
  • Minimum age for Seawalker and scuba diving is 12 years
  • Scuba diving and Seawalker Helmet Dive must be booked
  • Scuba & helmet diving is subject to a medical questionaire
IN-WATER RESTRICTIONS

Scuba Diving, Scuba Doo and Helmet Diving Restrictions

  • Certain medical conditions and medications may preclude some people from scuba diving and helmet diving/scuba doo.
  • Participation is subject to medical questionnaires completed on board with the tour operator.
  • Minimum age for scuba diving and helmet diving/scuba doo is 12 years.
  • Flying after diving: A wait of 12 hours is recommended but preferably 24 hours, if doing multiple dives, before ascending to an altitude of 300 metres or greater.

Intro Dive Medical Advanced Dive Medical Seawalker Medical

Read more about Diving Safety on the Great Barrier Reef.

Child Policy

2nd child travels free

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be in writing. Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee. Please see our terms and conditions  for details prior to booking.

100% cancellation fee will be charged for FIT passengers cancelling within 24 hours of departure

Eco Certifications
Ecotourism Certified
Enjoy a later departure and a shorter ride to the Great Barrier Reef, 3.5 hours to explore swim, dive & snorkel, or add a helicopter flight to make it simply amazing

Read More

Highlights

  • Cairns only half day outer reef pontoon tour!
  • The kids will love the Marine life touch tank presentation & kids pool

Perfect Selfie

Share your selfie on our Facebook page and tag your best Instagram pics with #barrierreefaustralia for your chance to be featured.

Itinerary

Half Day Great Barrier Reef Tour

9.00 am – Check in Starts at the Reef Fleet Terminal in Spence Street Cairns

9.45 am – Check in closes and you are on board your boat for your half day reef trip

10.00 am – Boat departs Cairns Marina and you can sit back and listen to the marine safety presentations, watch the videos, enjoy some snacks. If you have pre-booked scuba diving, Sea Walker Helmet Diving, scenic helicopter flights or other activities this is the time you need to sit with the crew and listen to all the safety instructions and take note of the times you are booked to do these extra activities on the reef

11.30 am – Arrive Arlington Reef pontoon

Enjoy 3.5 full hours at the Outer Great Barrier Reef - Snorkelling, swimming, enjoying the sunshine

3.00 pm – Depart Arlington Reef pontoon

4.00 pm – Arrive back at Cairns Marina

See more good deals on Cairns Great Barrier Reef tours for non-swimmers and pontoon tours.

Read More

Included In Price

  • Travel to Arlington Reef on fast air-conditioned catamaran
  • Complimentary tea & coffee on boarding vessel & prior to pontoon departure
  • Up to 3.5 hours reef time
  • BBQ Buffet lunch
  • Full bar facilities
  • Freshwater showers and change rooms
  • Free wifi on board vessel
  • Free lycra suit hire
  • Snorkelling enclosures with rest stations
  • Fully enclosed ocean kids pool
  • Glass bottom boat tours
  • Marine naturalist presentations
  • All snorkelling equipment & expert instruction
  • Marine life touch tank
  • Underwater observatory
  • Fish feeding presentations
Tour Languages Offered
  • Chinese
  • English
  • Japanese
  • Korean
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time

Check in 9:00am - Departure 10:00am - Returns in Cairns 4:00pm

Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Palm Cove
  • Pick up time to be confirmed at time of booking
  • Please be ready for pick up 5 minutes early as coach cannot wait
Destinations

Arlington Reef

Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Duration

Up to 3.5 hours reef time

What to Bring
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Swimming costume
  • Towel
  • Camera (charged)
  • Cash or credit card for drinks and snacks
Available for Purchase / Hire
  • Guided Snorkel Tour
  • Seawalker Helmet Platform
  • Introductory Scuba Dive
  • Certified Scuba Dive
  • Coach Transfers
  • On board extras: prescription masks, coin operated locker, wetsuit and stinger suit
Fitness Level Required

Low, Medium

Restrictions
  • Minimum age for Seawalker and scuba diving is 12 years
  • Scuba diving and Seawalker Helmet Dive must be booked
  • Scuba & helmet diving is subject to a medical questionaire
IN-WATER RESTRICTIONS

Scuba Diving, Scuba Doo and Helmet Diving Restrictions

  • Certain medical conditions and medications may preclude some people from scuba diving and helmet diving/scuba doo.
  • Participation is subject to medical questionnaires completed on board with the tour operator.
  • Minimum age for scuba diving and helmet diving/scuba doo is 12 years.
  • Flying after diving: A wait of 12 hours is recommended but preferably 24 hours, if doing multiple dives, before ascending to an altitude of 300 metres or greater.

Intro Dive Medical Advanced Dive Medical Seawalker Medical

Read more about Diving Safety on the Great Barrier Reef.

Child Policy

2nd child travels free

Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be in writing. Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee. Please see our terms and conditions  for details prior to booking.

100% cancellation fee will be charged for FIT passengers cancelling within 24 hours of departure

Eco Certifications
Ecotourism Certified

Tour Code: 633

Prices From

au$212

Live Availability - Book Now

Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$129.00
Family: au$553.00

Check Prices and Availability Have A Question? Call +61 7 4059 59 59

Looking for more tours in Cairns Tropical North Queensland?

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