• USD ($)
  • English

Learn how we verify reviews

  • Location: Palm Cove, Australia
  • Duration:  9 hours (approx.)
Spend the day on Michaelmas Cay, a small sand island on the outer Great Barrier Reef. You'll cruise from Cairns aboard a luxury catamaran, see the reef's brilliant coral and marine life from a semi-submersible submarine, try scuba diving or go on a snorkeling tour. Lunch at the cay is a superb hot and cold buffet, including seafood.

Highlights

  • Full-day cruise to Michaelmas Cay from Cairns aboard a luxury catamaran
  • Snorkeling and diving demonstrations, tuition and equipment
  • Informative reef tours on an air-conditioned semi-submersible submarine
  • Informative ecological presentations by qualified marine biologists
  • Hot and cold seafood buffet lunch, morning and afternoon tea
  • Cruise on a large sailing catamaran comfortably accommodating up to 150 passengers
  • Hotel pickup and drop off from Palm Cove hotels

What You Can Expect

Michaelmas Cay Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Palm Cove

Michaelmas Cay Dive and Snorkel Cruise

This full-day excursion from Cairns is ideal for nature lovers. Michaelmas Cay is a protected sanctuary for 27,000 migratory seabirds, and one of the most important nesting sites in the Southern Hemisphere. The surrounding Outer Reef is a breathtaking garden of exotic marine life, magnificent coral and giant clams. There are more varieties of fish here than in the entire Atlantic Ocean. The Cay is a protected seabird sanctuary playing host to over 20,000 migratory seabirds, one of the most important nesting sights in the Southern Hemisphere.

The tour includes semi-submersible coral-viewing tours for those who want to see the underwater world without getting wet. If you would like to dive the Great Barrier Reef, introductory dives for novices and certified dives for experienced divers are also available.

View additional info

From USD $ 204.36

View price calendar

Low Price Guarantee

Select Travel Date


Flexible Date Guarantee

Enter Total Number of Travelers

(Age 15+)

What's this, and can I change it?

Please note: After your purchase is confirmed we will email you a link to your voucher.
What's this?

Tour code: 2845MIC_PC

Advertisement
Advertisement

Viator uses cookies to improve your experience on our website. Learn more about how we use cookies and how to change your cookie settings | Close message