Cruise/Fly Full Day Reef Tour

Tour Code: 606

Prices From

au$419

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

Child: au$419.00
Family: au$1,676.00

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

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This is an extraordinary way to see the Great Barrier Reef at its best. In the morning board our brand new boat and cruise to the reef for a day of snorkelling and diving. Return to Cairns on a 25 minute scenic helicopter flight

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Highlights

  • Learn about the Great Barrier Reef with in flight commentary from the pilot
  • Explore the marine life, coral gardens and colourful reef formations of the outer reef on an upgrade to a semi-submersible submarine  boat tour 

Perfect Selfie

  • Have your camera prepared as you fly over the many coral reefs of the outer Great Barrier Reef
  • Snap a selfie from the front of the vessel as you cruise through the blue waters and swirling reef formations of the outer reef 

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

Itinerary

Cruise and Fly Full Day Reef Tour

Departing from Cairns, your full day Great Barrier Reef tour will include a boat cruise to two outer reef locations, 5 hours to explore the outer Great Barrier Reef, use of snorkeling equipment, BBQ lunch and a 25 minute scenic flight return to Cairns. 

You can also join in on optional extras such as guided snorkel tours, ride in a semi-submersible submarine boat, 

Read More

Included In Price

  • Cruise to two outer reef locations
  • Up to Five hours on the reef
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • BBQ Lunch
  • 25 Minute Scenic Helicopter Flight over the Reef to Cairns
  • Courtesy coach transfers to/from Cairns Accommodation
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time

7.30 am check-in for an 8.30 am departure

Departure Instructions

Departs at 8:30 am from Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns

Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Courtesy return transfers from your accommodation in Cairns are included. Pick up times and location will be provided at time of booking.
Destinations
  • Norman Reef
  • Hastings Reef
  • Saxon Reef
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Does not operate Christmas Day

Duration

Full Day

What to Bring
  • Swimming costume
  • Towel
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera (charged)
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Change of dry clothes
  • Cash or credit card
Available for Purchase / Hire

Introductory or Certified Dives - Time permitting

Fitness Level Required

Low

Restrictions
  • Due to Aviation Weight Restrictions a client’s body and luggage weight must be advised prior to the reservation being confirmed. Should a client advise a weight variance of more than 10%, the right is reserved to charge a 100% cancellation fee
  • Scuba Diving – minimum age 12

Weight: Up to 120 Kg / 265 Lb

IN-WATER RESTRICTIONS

Scuba Diving Restrictions

  • Certain medical conditions and medications may preclude some people from scuba diving.
  • Participation is subject to a medical questionnaire completed on board with the tour operator
  • Minimum age for scuba diving is 12 years.
  • Flying after scuba 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.

Advanced Dive Medical Intro Dive Medical

Read more about Diving Safety on the Great Barrier Reef.

Child Policy
  • One infant under 3 years of age may travel free of charge if seated on a guardian’s lap
  • A maximum of one infant per helicopter may travel as per CASA regulations
  • Children 3 years and above pay full fare
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.

 

  • Cancellations must be advised at least 48 hours prior to flight to receive a full refund. Cancellations made within 24 hours and 48 hours of flight will incur a 50% cancellation fee.
  • Cancellations made within 24 hours of flight will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Additional Information
  • Minimum of 2 passengers are required for the scenic helicopter flight aspect of the tour
  • All tours include a $20 levy payable onboard to Down Under Dive & Cruise
  • Departure times are subject to availability and weather conditions
  • Tours and aircraft substitutions are subject to Management and/or Pilots discretion, weather, air traffic control and availability.
Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified
This is an extraordinary way to see the Great Barrier Reef at its best. In the morning board our brand new boat and cruise to the reef for a day of snorkelling and diving. Return to Cairns on a 25 minute scenic helicopter flight

Read More

Highlights

  • Learn about the Great Barrier Reef with in flight commentary from the pilot
  • Explore the marine life, coral gardens and colourful reef formations of the outer reef on an upgrade to a semi-submersible submarine  boat tour 

Perfect Selfie

  • Have your camera prepared as you fly over the many coral reefs of the outer Great Barrier Reef
  • Snap a selfie from the front of the vessel as you cruise through the blue waters and swirling reef formations of the outer reef 

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

Itinerary

Cruise and Fly Full Day Reef Tour

Departing from Cairns, your full day Great Barrier Reef tour will include a boat cruise to two outer reef locations, 5 hours to explore the outer Great Barrier Reef, use of snorkeling equipment, BBQ lunch and a 25 minute scenic flight return to Cairns. 

You can also join in on optional extras such as guided snorkel tours, ride in a semi-submersible submarine boat, 

Read More

Included In Price

  • Cruise to two outer reef locations
  • Up to Five hours on the reef
  • Snorkeling equipment
  • BBQ Lunch
  • 25 Minute Scenic Helicopter Flight over the Reef to Cairns
  • Courtesy coach transfers to/from Cairns Accommodation
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time

7.30 am check-in for an 8.30 am departure

Departure Instructions

Departs at 8:30 am from Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns

Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Courtesy return transfers from your accommodation in Cairns are included. Pick up times and location will be provided at time of booking.
Destinations
  • Norman Reef
  • Hastings Reef
  • Saxon Reef
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Does not operate Christmas Day

Duration

Full Day

What to Bring
  • Swimming costume
  • Towel
  • Sunglasses
  • Camera (charged)
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Change of dry clothes
  • Cash or credit card
Available for Purchase / Hire

Introductory or Certified Dives - Time permitting

Fitness Level Required

Low

Restrictions
  • Due to Aviation Weight Restrictions a client’s body and luggage weight must be advised prior to the reservation being confirmed. Should a client advise a weight variance of more than 10%, the right is reserved to charge a 100% cancellation fee
  • Scuba Diving – minimum age 12

Weight: Up to 120 Kg / 265 Lb

IN-WATER RESTRICTIONS

Scuba Diving Restrictions

  • Certain medical conditions and medications may preclude some people from scuba diving.
  • Participation is subject to a medical questionnaire completed on board with the tour operator
  • Minimum age for scuba diving is 12 years.
  • Flying after scuba 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.

Advanced Dive Medical Intro Dive Medical

Read more about Diving Safety on the Great Barrier Reef.

Child Policy
  • One infant under 3 years of age may travel free of charge if seated on a guardian’s lap
  • A maximum of one infant per helicopter may travel as per CASA regulations
  • Children 3 years and above pay full fare
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.

 

  • Cancellations must be advised at least 48 hours prior to flight to receive a full refund. Cancellations made within 24 hours and 48 hours of flight will incur a 50% cancellation fee.
  • Cancellations made within 24 hours of flight will incur a 100% cancellation fee.
Additional Information
  • Minimum of 2 passengers are required for the scenic helicopter flight aspect of the tour
  • All tours include a $20 levy payable onboard to Down Under Dive & Cruise
  • Departure times are subject to availability and weather conditions
  • Tours and aircraft substitutions are subject to Management and/or Pilots discretion, weather, air traffic control and availability.
Eco Certifications
Advanced Ecotourism Certified

Tour Code: 606

Prices From

au$419

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

Child: au$419.00
Family: au$1,676.00

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

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