Day 1: Reef
Evolution is a brand new catamaran. Their luxury boat offers class and style of a motor yacht. The vessel is ultra-spacious with decks over 3 levels with large well glazed interior spaces on the main and upper deck. Enjoy a choice of big outdoor seating areas fitted with comfortable lounges and well protected from the sun. Also the fold-down platforms at the end of the vessel provides easy and safe access to the water.
Visiting two spectacular outer reef sites in one day travellers will spend around 5 hours in the water and minimum time travelling. The reef locations have been carefully selected for the clarity of the water and the abundance and diversity of marine life. Clients will be amazed with the magnificent array of colourful coral formations and the brilliant coloured fish around.
Included in this package is: Free introductory or certified dive, free guided snorkelling tours, free scuba diving lesson, onboard entertainment and a barbecue lunch.If you never snorkeled before this is not a problem, you can have a one-on-one tuition on gear use and snorkeling techniques. Also to help clients a selection of buoyancy aids (foam noodles, life jackets and wetsuits) are available.
Extra activities include:
Day 2: Cape Tribulation
The company operating this tour, Adventure Company, is an award winning tour company with great reputation. This tour operator is 100% locally owned and operated and has a dedicated and experienced team of staff that are devoted to ensuring that each and every person travelling with them has a great time.
This Cape Tribulation tour is designed for the budget conscious travelers. It contains all the ‘must see’ attractions between Cairns and Cape Tribulation Beach including Rex Lookout, Port Douglas, Mossman Gorge, Daintree river ferry, Alexandra Lookout, Cape Tribulation Beach and much more.
Extra activities include:
|Day 1: Reef Cruise:|
|07:30-08:20||Check-in at the Down Under Cruise & Dive desk inside the Reef Terminal, Cairns|
|08:30||Boat departs Cairns Marina|
|Travel time is 1 hour & 30 minutes from Cairns on a fast stable motor catamaran|
|10:00||Boat arrives at the outer reef|
|Enjoy around 5 hours exploring the outer reef|
|15:30||Boat departs the reef|
|17:00||Boat arrives back in Cairns|
|Day 2: Rainforest:|
|06:30||Coach pick up from accommodation|
|Drive along the beautiful scenic coastal drive to Port Douglas|
|08:30||Arrive at Port Douglas|
|Free time to exploring Port Douglas|
|Enjoy a guided rainforest walk and see the crystal clear waters of the Mossman River|
|11:00||The journey continues to Cape Tribulation|
|12:00||Enjoy a break to have lunch (can be added as an extra)|
|13:00||Cape Tribulation Beach where “The Rainforest meets the Reef”|
|Enjoy a walk or swim in this beautiful location|
|14:30||Daintree River Cruise|
|1 hour Wildlife and Crocodile exploration in the Daintree River|
|16:00||Return to Cairns starts|
|18:30||Bus arrives back in Cairns and accommodation drop off|
All Divers: In accordance with Australian Diving law, ALL DIVERS must complete a medical questionnaire on board, before diving
Flying after diving: If only one dive is undertaken then a minimum of 12 hours is recommended before flying. If more than one dive is conducted in the day, an interval of 24 hours is recommended. This is not applicable for low helicopter flights over the reef.
Introductory Divers - NOTE: Certain medical conditions may prevent you from diving, (e.g. Asthma, Heart Disease), please contact our office. Min. age to dive is 12 years.
Cape Tribulation: Level of fitness:The rainforest walk is graded easy and it can be done by anyone with any level of fitness.
|Season: 2017 - 2018 Rates||Dates: 1st April 2017 - 31st March 2018||Action|
$299.00 per adult
$240.00 per child
|Additional Extras||Dates: 1st April 2017 - 31st March 2018|
|Return Coach Transfer (Cairns City) (Reef Only)||$15.50 per adult / $15.50 per child|
|Return Coach Transfer (Northern Beaches) (Reef Only)||$23.00 per adult / $23.00 per child|
|Introductory Dive (2nd Dive)||$45.00 per adult / $45.00 per child|
|Certified Dive (2nd Dive)||$20.00 per adult / $20.00 per child|
|Semi - Submersible||$10.00 per adult / $10.00 per child|
|Helicopter flight (10min)||$145.00 per adult / $145.00 per child|
|Lunch (Cape Tribulation)||$27.00 per adult / $27.00 per child|
|Rainforest Habitat (Cape Tribulation)||$27.00 per adult / $27.00 per child|
Age: Adult age: 15 yrs + / Child age: 4 - 14 yrs old.
Reef Tax: $20.00 is levied for all adults and children entering the Great Barrier Reef. This charge and other levies are INCLUDED in the cruise fares.
Booking fees: Tourism Cairns do not charge any booking fees.
Deposit and final payment: At Tourism Cairns clients are required to pay a deposit only at the time of booking. Final payment is to be completed 48 hours prior to departure or on the day of travel, depending on each tour operator's policy.
Cancellation by the traveller: If the tour is cancelled by the client up to 7 days prior to departure, a full refund is applicable. If the tour is cancelled by the client 7 days prior to departure, the deposit amount might be retained. If the tour is cancelled by the client 48 hours prior to departure, 100% cancellation fee may apply.
Booking amendments: If the date of a tour needs to be changed, Tourism Cairns must be notified in writing by the client up to 48 hours prior to the tour date.