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Australia’s “snorkeling special” Great Barrier Reef deal
Join Cairns’ premier liveaboard with our fabulous one night DISCOUNT Great Barrier Reef deal for snorkelers!
This DISCOUNT deal is for a 2 day (1 night) stay in superbly appointed stateroom accommodation and is only available for snorkelers or beginner ‘introductory’ divers ONLY.
You will begin your adventure on our sister vessel Reef Experience until your transfer to Reef Encounter at approximately 15:00hrs. Of course, you will have access to all the usual extra Reef Experience inclusions throughout your day aboard our sister ship.
The adventure continues when you board Reef Encounter, the Great Barrier Reef liveaboard floating hotel!
Check out your 2 day/1 night itinerary!
07:30 – Board Reef Experience boat at the Cairns Marina ‘A-Finger’ for check-in and transfer to Reef Encounter
View map to Cairns Marlin Marina
08:00 – Departure & Safety Talk with snorkel briefing
08:30 – Marine Biology presentation
09:30 – Arrive at our first spectacular reef site, snorkel with thousands of vivid tropical fish, giant clams plus more
10:30 – Glass Bottom Boat Tour (approximately 20 minute tour – weather permitting)
12:30 – BBQ Lunch
13:00 – Cruise to our second location to explore forests of coral, large sea fans & black coral trees in it’s shallow lagoons
15:00 – Transfer to Reef Encounter
16:00 – Check in to your Stateroom
18:00 – Dinner is served in the dining saloon
20:00 – Desert is served in the dining saloon
06:00 – Wake-up call for early morning dive and snorkel session
06:30 – Sunrise Water session
07:30 – Breakfast is served in the dining saloon
08:30 – Water session
10:30 – Water session
12:00 – Lunch is served in the dining saloon
13:30 – Water Session
14:45 – Transfer to Reef Experience for your trip back to Cairns
16:30 – Approximate arrival time to the Cairns Marlin Marina