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Boutique Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food and Wine Tasting Tour from CairnsDay Trips

Boutique Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food and Wine Tasting Tour from Cairns

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Get a taste of the Atherton Tablelands during this 10-hour food tour and tasting experience from Cairns. Learn about how the volcanic soil allows cultivation of diverse range of produce and taste the spoils of this region. All tastings and meals are provided, as well as hotel pickup and drop-off.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$113.18
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$113.18
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Breakfast with the Koalas at Hartley's Crocodile Park from Cairns or Palm CoveDay Trips

Breakfast with the Koalas at Hartley's Crocodile Park from Cairns or Palm Cove

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Begin your visit to Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures with breakfast in the company of a koala and its keeper. After morning hotel pickup in Cairns or Palm Cove, transfer to Hartley's in time for your hot Aussie breakfast and conversation with the keeper about the koalas. Then you can explore at your leisure: take a boat cruise on Hartley’s Lagoon to watch crocodiles feeding. Enjoy informative and entertaining wildlife presentations throughout the day, and see Australian wildlife up close, including kangaroos, wallabies, snakes, cassowaries, quolls and more.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$74.19
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$74.19

Cairns History Walking TourCity Packages

Cairns History Walking Tour

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Cairns may be a pretty face but its history is also rich and deep, going back at least 40,000 years. Explore beyond the rainforest and reef to the ancient and recent history, complete with stories and photographable architecture, art and landmarks. We look at buildings of significance from the early colony, including architectural styles, as well as indigenous outdoor artworks. You will learn about the importance of the natural features of Cairns (reef and rain forest), the oldest living culture in the world and pre-colonial lifestyle. We talk about the challenges of colonisation, pirates and opium trade, and the early gold rush, farming, business, and the cultural melting pot that makes Cairns what it is today. Historic buildings highlighted include: Cairns Museum, Cairns Art Gallery, Mulgrave Shire Office, Telegraph Office, Post Office, Chambers, Boland's Department Store, the Adelaide Steamship Company, Central Hotel, Chinatown, and Hides Hotel.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.48
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$24.48

Tableland Tasting TourDay Trips

Tableland Tasting Tour

This is a tour that showcases the best of both worlds that the Atherton Tablelands has to offer. A tasting tour that includes the sights of 3 spectacular waterfalls.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$225.61
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$225.61

Sunday Market Day TourHalf-day Tours

Sunday Market Day Tour

Enjoy some retail therapy with this half day tour to the award winning Port Douglas Markets. Source out a bargain, taste new tropical fruit or chase down that nik nak you need for holiday gifts! Come and join us in the hype of the market ambiance of North Queensland's finest. Begin the day bright and early starting at Rusty’s Market. Established for over 40 years this market is an established Cairns Tourist icon boasting colourful stallholders and abundance of exotic fruits. Journey Northbound along the beautiful ocean culminating at the famous award winning Port Douglas Markets over looking the Coral Sea. Spend the morning going from stall to stall, admire the beautiful hand made local crafts, & taking home many memories. Visit Palm Cove Markets (first Sunday’s of the month), Holloways Beach Markets (second Sunday’s of the month) on your return journey on request. Have the afternoon free to spend in Cairns!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$41.03
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$41.03
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Partyincairns Pub & Club TourHalf-day Tours

Partyincairns Pub & Club Tour

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Whether your traveling solo or with friends the Partyincairns high energy party hosts will show you the best of Cairns' nightlife 4 nights a week (Mon, Wed, Fri & Sat). We actually guarantee we will save you money while you party with us.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$35.85
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$35.85

Hipster and Street Art Walking TourCity Packages

Hipster and Street Art Walking Tour

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With Cairns being the second Hipster capital of Australia, it's no wonder it is so cool ("hip"). But what makes it Hipster and why do Hipsters play such an important role in larger society? We will explore the influential Hipster culture through food, cafes, street art, elite barbers, and vintage shops. Find out how much your life may be influenced by hipsters or if you're a closet hipster...! The tour provides an overview of the global Hipster culture and how it has expanded in Cairns. The importance and evolution of tattooing as art and a global trend, the emergence of graffiti as art, the food trends that hipsters have influenced (including the emergence of vegan food options), and the niche of elite barbers (and those hipster beards!) are all explored. Discounts for seniors, children and groups of 4 or more offered.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.48
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$24.48

Daintree Afternoon Nocturnal Nature and Wildlife TourDay Trips

Daintree Afternoon Nocturnal Nature and Wildlife Tour

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Personalisation – Our groups are small, amplifying the quality of our nature and wildlife interaction. Eco-friendly – We cruise with a solar electric boat operator. The vessel is quiet and a completely clean and green machine. Afternoon advantages – We are heading IN to the National Park when other operators are heading OUT! Our late finish affords us peaceful trails and empty beaches Observe what we casually call, the ‘shift swap’. Animals that are active during the day become more excitable at dusk, right as the nocturnal creatures come out to play! Nocturnal component – Very few visitors to the area have the option to go into the “Oldest continually growing rainforest in the world, at night!”
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$268.86
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$268.86

Sunlover Reef Cruises Outer Reef Pontoon Experience from CairnsDay Cruises

Sunlover Reef Cruises Outer Reef Pontoon Experience from Cairns

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Enjoy the natural delights of the Great Barrier Reef on an activity cruise from Cairns that gives you several ways to experience this renowned underwater world. After traveling by catamaran to a pontoon moored on the reef, you can observe marine life on a glass-bottom boat or semi-submersible vessel; go snorkeling to spot sea turtles; get your hands wet in the touch pool; upgrade to include a Seawalker Helmet dive; or upgrade to include an introductory or certified scuba dive. Snacks and a buffet lunch are included, and the pontoon is equipped with showers.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$169.07
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$169.07

Rusty's Market Foodlovers TourCity Packages

Rusty's Market Foodlovers Tour

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If you're food obsessed, and like history too, you will love the Rusty's Market Food Lover's tour. We will sample foods (fresh and cooked), learn about the history of Rusty's, understand what makes tropical food unique, and get the insider's scoop on the best foods at Rusty's. Seven tastings of drinks as well as fresh and cooked foods are included. The tour includes exploring the history of how Rusty's Market got started, from being in old Chinatown and hippies. The guide will also provide pointers to the best gourmet foods available in the markets and also the seasonal fruits.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$24.48
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$24.48

Green Island Fly and Cruise combo from CairnsFull-day Tours

Green Island Fly and Cruise combo from Cairns

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We have a great Fly & Cruise combo with Bigcat Green Island Cruise, it’s a fantastic deal with lot of inclusions. For only $319 per adult your tour you will save $26.00 comparing to booking individual tours. This combo includes our 40 minutes Reef Hopper flight, the Bigcat Green Island Full Day Reef Rocket Tour (FDRR), buffet lunch (Pk2), and you also get a choice between free snorkel equipment hire or glass bottom boat tour!
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$251.61
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$251.61

Passions of Paradise Great Barrier Reef Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns by Luxury CatamaranDay Cruises

Passions of Paradise Great Barrier Reef Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns by Luxury Catamaran

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Go snorkeling or scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef on a full-day cruise from Cairns. Relax on board your 80-foot (25-meter) luxury catamaran as your captain sails to two exclusive locations on the Great Barrier Reef. Choose to snorkel or dive, with full instruction provided by guides, and see an array of colorful fish, sea turtles, and corals. Your tour includes morning and afternoon tea, and a buffet lunch, with additional beverages available for purchase.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$137.94
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$137.94
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Half-Day Walking Progressive Degustation Tour in CairnsWine Tasting

Half-Day Walking Progressive Degustation Tour in Cairns

Each restaurant will showcase their Farm to Plate approach. Featuring the finest seafood and meats, sustainable, locally-grown produce and native foraged ingredients our chefs handcraft into exciting modern cuisines for you to enjoy. Our Sommeliers meticulously pair each course with fine Australian wines for the perfect, complimentary sip. This tour is perfect for anyone who loves food + wine. It's also a great way to try 3 of the best restaurants in Cairns in one day if your short on time and gives you the opportunity to return to your favourite restaurant at another time.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$155.63
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$155.63

Ocean Spirit Michaelmas Cay Dive and Snorkel Cruise from CairnsDay Cruises

Ocean Spirit Michaelmas Cay Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Cairns

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Discover the underwater treasures of the Great Barrier Reef on this full-day catamaran cruise to Michaelmas Cay from Cairns. Snorkel straight from the white sandy beaches to swim among amazing coral gardens and get an up-close encounter with tropical marine life. Go deeper with an optional introductory scuba dive, or admire the reef on a semi-submarine boat tour. Chat with marine biologists to learn about the thousands of migratory seabirds that nest on the protected cay, and refuel with a buffet lunch featuring fresh seafood.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$159.87
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$159.87
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Ocean Spirit Michaelmas Cay Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Palm CoveDay Cruises

Ocean Spirit Michaelmas Cay Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Palm Cove

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Venture out to the Outer Reef of the UNESCO-listed Great Barrier Reef marine park on this full-day cruise to Michaelmas Cay from Cairns. Sail to the island by catamaran, accompanied by a marine biologist guide, then discover the sandy beaches, vibrant corals and colorful sea creatures as you swim and snorkel around the coast. Opt to try scuba diving, head underwater in a semi-submersible submarine or spot an array of seabirds, then tuck into a delicious buffet lunch (included) on-board.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$186.75
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$186.75
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Silverswift Outer Great Barrier Reef Dive and Snorkel Cruise from CairnsDay Cruises

Silverswift Outer Great Barrier Reef Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Cairns

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Dive into the spectacular underwater realm of the Great Barrier Reef on this full-day snorkel and scuba cruise from Cairns. Travel aboard a luxurious catamaran to three renowned dive sites to swim among coral gardens and tropical marine life. All experience levels are welcome, and guides are on hand to assist with your choice of snorkeling, introductory scuba diving, or certified diving. A buffet lunch plus morning and afternoon tea on the catamaran are included.
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  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$170.48
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$170.48
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Tjapukai Night Fire Aboriginal Dinner & ShowDining Experiences

Tjapukai Night Fire Aboriginal Dinner & Show

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Join in interactive activities and watch theatrical performances during a special evening of Aboriginal culture. Learn about the traditional customs of Australia’s indigenous Tjapukai people as they share stories of the rainforest during an enthralling dance show. Enjoy canapés and a buffet dinner. Upgrade to include a welcome drink and lakeside ceremony plus hotel pickup and drop-off from Cairns and Northern Beaches.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$87.48
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$87.48

Cruise to Moore Reef Pontoon and Return Helicopter Flight from CairnsDay Cruises

Cruise to Moore Reef Pontoon and Return Helicopter Flight from Cairns

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Discover one of the world’s most breath-taking natural wonders from the sea and the sky on this 6-hour tour from Cairns. Marvel at the UNESCO-listed Great Barrier Reef as you cruise out to the Moore Reef pontoon; enjoy swimming and snorkeling amid schools of tropical fish and spot marine life from a glass-bottom or semi-submersible boat. After tucking into a hearty buffet lunch (included), return to the mainland on a thrilling helicopter flight and admire spectacular aerial views along the coast.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$367.81
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$367.81
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Scenic Helicopter Flight to Moore Reef and Return Snorkeling Cruise from CairnsDay Cruises

Scenic Helicopter Flight to Moore Reef and Return Snorkeling Cruise from Cairns

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Spend the day exploring the Great Barrier Reef, starting with a scenic helicopter flight to the pontoon at Moore Reef. Have lunch, go snorkeling, dare to descend the giant waterslide, or take a semi-submersible tour to experience the colorful reef up close. Return to Cairns in the afternoon by boat.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$362.90
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$362.90
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Fly to Green Island - Cruise ReturnDay Cruises

Fly to Green Island - Cruise Return

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Departing Cairns, enjoy a scenic helicopter flight to Green Island - a beautiful 6,000-year-old coral cay located within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park - one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World. With its reef and rainforest environment enjoy a half day or full day in nature's lover paradise before returning to Cairns via catamaran.
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  • 7 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$361.36
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$361.36
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Cruise out and Cruise return, plus 10 minute Scenic Flight Day Cruises

Cruise out and Cruise return, plus 10 minute Scenic Flight

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Experience the magic of the Great Barrier Reef from above, with an exhilarating helicopter flight over picturesque reef systems and up close onboard luxury vessel, Evolution. be treated to an Aussie BBQ lunch and snorkelling to discover the mysteries of the underwater world. Activities available onboard at an extra cost include scuba diving (for beginners and experienced divers) and coral viewing from the semi-submersible.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$229.43
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$229.43
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Great Barrier Reef Eco Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns - Including LunchDay Cruises

Great Barrier Reef Eco Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns - Including Lunch

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Enjoy snorkeling and scuba diving on the outer Great Barrier Reef during a full-day cruise that lets you explore the underwater world. Depart Cairns to cruise out to two sites that are ideal for the day's conditions. Travel on a custom-built boat with ample space for 60 passengers. Your expert guides lead guided snorkel tours with informative commentary and necessary gear provided, helping you to make the most of your time at this Australian natural treasure. Includes morning and afternoon tea, and buffet lunch.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$169.78
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$169.78

Green Island & Great Barrier Reef Sailing Cruise from Cairns - only 25 guests Day Cruises

Green Island & Great Barrier Reef Sailing Cruise from Cairns - only 25 guests

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Sail on a 2-masted schooner from Cairns to Green Island for a full day of snorkeling, swimming, and scuba diving on the Great Barrier Reef. Have a choice of options for exploring Green Island, spending time in the water around the magnificent coral reefs, walking in the rain forest, or lazing on the white sandy beaches. Enjoy the expertise of the superb crew, in addition to buffet lunch, morning and afternoon tea and a glass of wine as you cruise back to Cairns.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$151.03
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$151.03
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Seastar Luxury Outer Great Barrier Reef Island and Reef Tour from CairnsDay Cruises

Seastar Luxury Outer Great Barrier Reef Island and Reef Tour from Cairns

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Ensure a memorable experience on the Outer Great Barrier Reef on this full-day, all-inclusive cruise aboard a catamaran. Head for Michaelmas Cay and Hastings Outer Reef and plunge into the underwater world of the Great Barrier Reef by snorkeling amongst its rich marine life. If you have selected the option, you can also include an introductory or certified dive. Includes morning and afternoon tea, as well as a buffet lunch.
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  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$154.15
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$154.15
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