This adults only Great Barrier Reef tour and sunset sail offers the height of luxury, as well as a magnificent afternoon at Low Isles just off Port Douglas. This reef trip offers the added bonus of an afternoon sunset sail for those who wish to see the Tropical night sky light up with a myriad of brilliant colours
Departing from Port Douglas Reef Marina, you’ll embark on a stable French built catamaran and begin your breathtaking journey past aqua seas and rainforest-covered mountains. Your friendly and attentive crew will offer a selection of sandwiches and muffins, as you sip a coffee or tea and watch stunning panorama go by on this magnificent voyage.
There will be a reef presentation along the venture, as well as all the snorkelling tips you’ll need. Once you arrive at this quintessential tropical island, you’ll be invited to discover the dazzling coral gardens and reef fish by a snorkelling adventure.
Either explore the reef at your own leisure, or feel free to join a guided snorkel tour. You can likewise indulge in a unique glass bottom boat ride, and even explore the lush forest on a relaxing magic island trek.
Soak up the sun on white shores with an alcoholic beverage until it’s time to sail home in sunset opulence, while snacking on fruit platters and fresh jam and cream scones. This is one tour that treats all the senses!
Sail across an aquamarine ocean to the heaven of pure white shores. Your luxurious journey to Low Isles on the Great Barrier Reef is the height of opulence on a gleaming white vessel, and an array of scenic wonder as you bypass forest covered mountain peaks. Your attentive, welcoming crew will be there to offer an interpretive reef presentation and a few snorkelling tips, as you munch on sumptuous sandwiches. On your arrival, you’ll be spirited to the island’s beach by a small craft, where you’ll be fitted with a snorkel and mask. You’ll be welcome to explore the coral gardens and lagoon at your own pace, or join a guided snorkelling tour. Your crew can likewise arrange a glass bottom boat ride for you. Feel free to laze on the luxury vessel with an alcohol beverage from the fully licensed bar, before sailing home by sunset, enjoying fruit platters and mouthwatering fresh scones.
The remarkable coral gardens at Low Isles on the Great Barrier Reef begin only a few steps from the shoreline. Your friendly crew will help fit you with a comfortable snorkel and mask, along with a pair of fins for easy swimming. As you glide over a labyrinth of beauty, you’ll see some of the rarest marine species alive in the world today. You’ll find yourself awe-inspired by the sight of numerous sea-turtles, perhaps a manta-ray, and most certainly a rainbow plethora of reef fish. Through the variety of soft corals, you’ll see turquoise Parrot fish, and shoals of Damsels that change from deep blue to pale green before your very eyes! And in the brilliant flowery anemone, it might even be your chance to spot a whole Clown fish (Nemo) city!
Your guided snorkelling safari is an extravaganza of riveting knowledge and remarkable sights! This tour is a splendid fit for those who are a little less confident snorkelling on their own, and likewise for individuals who’d love to learn the fascinating stories of the marine life beneath you. Your snorkelling expert and marine biologist will lead the way across a coral reef, knowing how to locate and interact with oceanic species. You’ll be awed by the sight of a giant sea-cucumber, the goliath clams and blue starfish.
These warm tropical waters are a well known haven for sea turtles and reef sharks - with luck you will get to see many of these famous fish on your adventure.
With specially designed transparent floor, the glass bottom boat tour will reveal a new way to explore the Great Barrier Reef, in dry comfort! You’ll leave from the shores of Low Isles to embark on this 30 minute expedition. Watch the rainbow fiesta of turquoise Parrots, silvery Sweetlip, and yellow Angels through the glass! This tour offers a marine presentation, while sharing delightful facts to accompany the sights. Among the marvel of coral and aquatic life, it could be your day to spot a tiny reef shark, a ‘fever’ of sting-rays, and of course the popular sea turtles.
For beachcombers and bird lovers, a trek about this enchanting island is unmissable. Low Isles on the Great Barrier Reef is unique in its 7000 year old creation. Once Bata coral reef, the surface was sea swept away, leaving particles to form a stunning sand cove, complete with lush tropical rainforest. It is likewise a haven for birds, and on this guided trek, you’ll not only hear how the osprey have their talons on backwards, but you might just catch a glimpse of this majestic sea-hawk diving the ocean for its lunch too! You’ll likewise learn the fascinating heritage of both European settlers and indigenous legend. You’ll also discover the remarkable island Lighthouse; the first of its kind in Far north Queensland was razed to the ground by a cyclone, and restored to shine a light to this very day.
Canapes served prior to departure from island:
Low Isles Great Barrier Reef
January - December
Excludes Christmas Day
6 hours and 30 minutes (3 hours of total reef time)
Not suitable for disabled passengers.
Adults only tour, minimum age 12 years
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 received within 24 hours of departure are subject to 100% cancellation.