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Green Island Day Trip from Cairns with City Transfers provided by Green Island Cruise - Day Tour (Big Cat Green Island Reef Cruise)

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Green Island Day Trip from Cairns with City Transfers

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2 adults
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Cruise to Green Island from Cairns and find a tropical paradise on the Great Barrier Reef. You'll spend either four or five hours at Green Island, with plenty of time to snorkel or scuba dive, tour the reef on a glass-bottom boat or view coral from a semi-submersible submarine.
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    Green Island Cruise - Day Tour (Big Cat Green Island Reef Cruise)
    Stop: 5 hours -
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  • 2
    Green Island
    Stop: 5 hours -
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Important Information
  • Cruise transfers to and from Green Island by modern air-conditioned catamaran
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from Cairns city accommodation
  • Morning tea / coffee
  • Buffet lunch (if option selected)
  • Choice of a glass-bottom boat tour or use of snorkeling gear for the day
  • Semi-submersible tour (if option is selected)
  • Environmental Management Charge (Reef Tax)
  • Entry/Admission - Great Barrier Reef
  • Optional activities. (Can be booked locally, subject to availability. Payable locally. Introductory Scuba Dive AU$152, Seawalker Helmut Dive AU$165, Semi-submersible Coral Viewing Tour AU$20)
  • Food and drinks (available to purchase)
  • A surcharge of AU$4 per adult andAU$2 per child is payable on check-in if pickup is required from hotels in Palm Cove, Clifton Beach, Trinity Beach, Yorkey’s Knob, Holloways Beach, Machans Beach, Lake Placid, Crystal Cascade and Redlynch.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • If selecting hotel pickup or drop-off, please advise hotel details at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 2 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Annie196724 wrote a review Nov 2019
Perth, Australia11 contributions9 helpful votes
Had a great day out with this tour. Staff were friendly and helpful. We did the beginners snorkelling with Amber who was fantastic. Kept me calm and was very informative about the sea life we were observing, got to see sting rays, turtles, clams, plenty of fish including Nemo!
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Date of experience: October 2019
Matt wrote a review Oct 2019
Brisbane, Australia5 contributions
I only booked a half day because i needed time to get to the airport. I would reccommend a full day. They have snorkeling, bottom glass boat, para gliding, crocodile feeding of a monster 5.5 metre in a contained crocodile park and the restaurants and decent food is not
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Date of experience: October 2019
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By: Green Island Cruise - Day Tour (Big Cat Green Island Reef Cruise)
Great day seeing the Great Barrier Reef
Unbelievable day with Great Adventures. My fiancé and I got the Discovery package which include a boat to Green Isl
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Lindy S
Not a long time at sea.
If a long trip and being on the waves all day is not your thing then a trip to Green Island maybe best for you. Th
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Did not meet expectations
The trip was way too short for the price. My wife really enjoyed the ride, but she does not scuba dive. The staff w
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Beautiful day
Our trip to Green Island was beautiful. I took my five year old twins and they had a wonderful time snorkelling and
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Worth a visit
Awesome snorkeling day out - well worth the trip. Beautiful island. Boat spacious and lunch delicious.
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Green Island was beautiful - the water gorgeous and we snorkelled with lots of green sea turtles and a reef shark a
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Commercial, too many people, nothing to see
We were very disappointed with this tour. We were picked up on time from our hotel and taken to the cruise building
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Great time on Green Island!
We thoroughly enjoyed our day on Green Island with Big Cat cruises. Would highly recommend the snorkle safari with
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Benson H
Very Good Experience with Young Children
The experience to Green Island was great with the tour we booked. Comfortable size cruise, friendly staff (multi li
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Day tour
Good value for money loads to do and see highly recommend doing the snorkeling on the outer reef with Kale 🥬 a mar
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Perfect Day
Was really glad I chose to go to Green Island with Big Cat Cruises. From booking to being picked up at my hotel to
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Alastair J
Big Cat Green Island Adventure
Green Islan big cat trip was a great day out. While only small, the Island offers a great range of activities from
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A Bit Rushed
We took the 1/2-day tour offered by Big Cat, and the basics are quite good. The "Reef Rocket" is a nice, fast boat
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Green island trip
First time to green island after experiencing Fitzroy and loving it about 6 years ago. The island itself was rathe
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Benny and the rest of the SNUBA crew were amazing, the experience we had with them was EPIC. Our 8 year Haven had t
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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