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Lagoon Beach Road, Lord Howe Island 2898, Australia
+61 2 6563 2448
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Great Turtle Tour to North Bay

Anthony made this trip so wonderful - he was so passionate about the island and preserving it - he... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
MrsBob2103
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Sydney, Australia
Very good !

We took the 2 hour snorkel and turtle tour. Very pleasant tour ! We had the opportunity to snorkel... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Hugo H
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Marine Adventures "Home of the Turtle Tour" Lord Howe Island
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Lagoon Beach Road, Lord Howe Island 2898, Australia
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+61 2 6563 2448
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"the glass bottomed boat"
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"morning tea"
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"walk along the beach"
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"wet suits"
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"fish"
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"ned's beach"
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"passengers"
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"turtles"
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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Anthony made this trip so wonderful - he was so passionate about the island and preserving it - he was also very knowledgable about the local marine life and birds. A grteat morning on the water, with a walk to Old Gulch which we loved.

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

We took the 2 hour snorkel and turtle tour. Very pleasant tour ! We had the opportunity to snorkel for half an hour on 2 different spots. We were able to watch the coral and many colorfull fish ! Then we watched big turtles... When...More

Thank Hugo H
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

My husband and I took the turtle tour. He was able to also snorkel off North Beach whilst I did some nearby walks. Afterwards we learned about all the bird life om North beach and nearby . We were able to see quite a few...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Toke the 3.5hour turtle tour which included one snorkel plus stop off at old gulch. Went with my parents and our two young children. We really enjoyed our tour with Anthony. Very informative, nice clean boat, professional service. Overall thoroughly enjoyable day. If we had...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended, we all amazed by the views and dolphins. My 6years old daughter and 4years old son were so enjoyed. The owners are so nice and helpful.

Thank Mingxia W
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

OK! My wife did not like my being less athletic than her (she had to do more work than I did) :-) But the kayak we rented was pretty OK, stable, and included glass bottom windows (honestly, you can't see much through this, but the...More

Thank Yves R
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This tour was excellent. We snorkelled at one sport near the wreck off the North Bay beach. Our tour guide was a fantastic host, very knowledgable and informative. Wet suits and snorkelling equipment was supplied although I must admit I was thankful I took my...More

Thank TinaBendigo
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

We went on a 2 spot snorkelling tour with Peter from Marine Adventures. We used the glass bottomed boat, which was fascinating. Peter obviously knows all the best spots to go! We saw several turtles, and snorkelled in two lovely reef spots. Equipment was available...More

Thank chamange
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Anthony R, Manager at Marine Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thank you for the excellent review, though i think you may be confused with tour operators Anthony operates Marine Adventures and Peter operates Islander Cruises. However glad you enjoyed your tour!

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Reviewed 10 March 2017

We first went on the glass bottom boat snorkelling tour with Marine Adventures. Anthony was fantastic and as a local he was extremely knowledgeable about LHI. We enjoyed looking for turtles, a snorkel at the wreck, morning tea, a walk to Old Gulch and an...More

Thank shazcurr
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Anthony R, Manager at Marine Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thank you so much Shazcurr! Happy to hear that you enjoyed both tours, we hope to see you next time!

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

On the last sunny day of our stay on LHI we went on the MV Lulawai for an Around the Island tour. After paying our $75 each, we boarded with approximately another 10 passengers. The cruise headed south, taking us out of the lagoon past...More

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Anthony R, Manager at Marine Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thank you for the fantastic review, pleased you enjoyed the tour and were able to appreciate our beautiful Island! Hope the swell wasn't too rough for you after all. Hope to see you next time!

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