Outer Barrier Reef Sailing and Snorkeling Adventure from Port Douglas

Tour info

9 hours
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Why take this tour?

Set sail from Port Douglas for a day of snorkeling and adventure on the Outer Barrier Reef.Immersed in the northern frontier of Great Barrier Reef, this is the perfect sailing and snorkelling adventure for a conservation minded visitor. Ideally suited to those who can swim and have a spirit of fun and adventure.  The white sands of the coral cays are surrounded by tropical waters filled with fish, turtles and coral. This smaller cruise is limited to just 45 passengers, ensuring good company and helpful assistance from the crew. A buffet lunch is included, along with a reef interpretation talk, a guided snorkel tour and a glass-bottom boat with an expert marine biologist as your guide.Discerning guests can fully enjoy an inspiring full day of adventure using wind power to the absolutely stunning sand cays on the Great Barrier Reef in the most environmentally way!

What’s included?

  • Great Barrier Reef sailing cruise

  • Morning and afternoon tea, pastries and muffins

  • Buffet lunch

  • Use of snorkel equipment and instruction

  • Guided snorkel tour with marine biologist

  • Glass-bottom boat tour

  • Time to explore the pristine coral cays

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Port Douglas only)

  • Coffee and/or Tea

  • Drinks (available for purchase on board)

  • Environmental Management Charge AU$7.00 per person payable on check-in (valid from 1 July 2022)

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 9h

  • Mobile tickets accepted

Covid Policy

  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands

The health and safety of our customers and employees is and always has been our highest priority. Please familiarize yourself with the travel regulations regarding Covid travel restrictions and travel requirements.

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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About operator:

SAILAWAY VII OUTER REEF Mackay & Undine Coral Cays small group snorkelling, time on spectacular Cay. Sailaway, since 1985 Low Isles "Full Day" All ages and "Afternoon Sunset" and "Sunset Sailing" (Adults Only) luxury yacht arrived Sailaway VI 'Lagoon 560' & V luxury 'Lagoon 500' Catamarans, sailed from France offer luxury reef and island day trips departing marina at 8.00am, 8.30am, 1.00pm and 5.00pm, Relax on the white sandy beaches, snorkel over the magnificent coral gardens in the blue lagoon and swim with turtles in their natural habitat. Glass bottom boat, superb food and pure sailing! Absolutely the most relaxing and sustainable experience on Great Barrier Reef, 4 departures daily to suit you perfectly. SAILAWAY #1 SUNSET SAILING "MUST DO' $70 New Hot/Cold Canapés menu, complementary drink and fully licensed bar. Highly recommended for Adults, amazing value and ambiance. Go Sailaway!

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