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Passions of Paradise Reef Tour

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Dive, Snorkel, Sail the Great Barrier Reef aboard Passions of Paradise, Cairns newest and most luxurious catamaran. Sailing daily, let our friendly, dedicated staff introduce you to another world teeming with exotic fish life, coral gardens, and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Reef Fleet Terminal | 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was overwhelming choosing between the multitude of tour operators, but we were 100% happy with Passions of Paradise. Their number one asset is their staff! Professional, friendly and they deliver a quality service overall, whether it is scuba or snorkel guiding and instructing, marine...More

1  Thank Clog-rate
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went on this tour a couple of days ago. The boat is great, clean and roomy enough. The crew were all very friendly and you could tell they really love the reef. We went to two locations to snorkel and both were excellent. My...More

1  Thank Italy40
Reviewed 6 days ago

We did a lot of research before selecting this company. They did not disappoint! Staff were friendly, informative and helpful. High safety standards. The snorkeling was excellent. We saw a variety of tropical fish (some as big as us!), several types of coral (many bright...More

3  Thank Susan D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The day out was fun, staff were very friendly, learnt a lot and the reef was great. But if it was possible for a larger food selection that would be great. I also suffer from mild asthma, haven't had an attack in years and been...More

Thank Nattyc312
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Best reef tour in Cairns! Great food. Great staff. Awesome boat! Professional and informative but also really light hearted and fun!!

Thank Ben O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on Passions of Paradise yesterday and was overall a good day, good staff and great locations for snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef. My only negative of the day was seeing other people from the boat standing and holding onto the corals. As...More

Thank Elenaleaper97
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Glad we did this, an experience I won’t forget. Staff were wonderful and chatty, helpful and caring while snorkeling, we even had our own snorkel guide. The staff took our safety seriously, lunch was enjoyable and there were seconds. Afternoon snorkeling was serene underneath, and...More

1  Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I spend a wonderful day with a friend on the great barrier reef snorkeling tour. The crew was extremely friendly and helpful and I had a nice chat with with some of them. The food provided was really tasty (fresh fruit,coffee, tea and biscuits for...More

2  Thank elenarinkens
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

the crew was very rude to the passengers. considering how many tours to the reef there are next time i will definitely not be travelling with themMore

1  Thank bpassmore2018
PassionsTeam P, Owner at Passions of Paradise Reef Tour, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kate, Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. Your comments are concerning and we would very much to investigate this further. Unfortunately we cannot find your details on a manifest, can you please contact us directly with your date of travel so...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my day of snorkelling at the outer reef. The sites, especially the three sisters, were just amazing. The sheer variety of coral and sea life was a wonder to behold, and it was a real highlight to see some anenome clownfish (Nemo's...More

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20 September 2017|
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Response from Magdalena S | Reviewed this property |
All I know is that for now it's not working/in use, so if you're planning a trip the next few days I don't think it'll be possible...
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16 August 2017|
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Response from christinemS4750BE | Reviewed this property |
We left the Marina at 7.45am and it took around 2 hrs to get to our first dive/ snorkelling destination stayed there about an hr. Had lunch then arrived at the second spot for another hr. Was back at the marina at 5.30 pm