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1 Day Great Barrier Reef Snorkelling Tour

  • Snorkel and sail the Great Barrier Reef with a local Eco Certified Advanced Ecotourism operator
  • No snorkelling experience required
  • Super friendly, passionate, and experienced crew
  • Travel on board a comfortable, modern catamaran without the crowds
  • The captain can select from over 27 reef locations depending on the days weather- you are guaranteed the best snorkel location on the reef that day
  • Visit 2 unique locations on the outer Great Barrier Reef where you will discover amazing coral formations, colourful fish and if you are lucky you may even spot a turtle.
  • Take a free guided snorkel tour to find some exciting marine life
  • Meet with a marine naturalist onboard to learn about the reef and wildlife.

Inclusions

  • Travel in a fast, modern, air conditioned catamaran
  • Morning tea
  • Fresh brewed tea and coffee
  • Afternoon cheese platter
  • A DELICIOUS buffet of hot and cold dishes including prawns and fresh tropical fruit.
  • High quality snorkel and dive equipment along with expert tuition
  • Flotation devices
  • Complimentary guided snorkelling tours
  • An on board marine naturalist presentation
  • Optional add on 2 nights at Cairns Central YHA
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Tours depart daily from the Reef Fleet Terminal, Marlin Marina in Cairns. Check in at 7am for a 8am departure.
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General Travel Deal Terms and Conditions  

  • Your credit card will be debited upon completion of the online booking process. Your booking is guaranteed once you receive a confirmation email from a YHA Travel & Tours consultant.
  • In the unlikely event we cannot confirm your booking, we will refund the total amount to the credit card with which payment has been made within 7 days. YHA Travel & Tours and its suppliers are not liable in the event a tour or package is not available, and any refunds are restricted to the purchase price of the tour or package booked.
  • All prices quoted are in Australian Dollars.
  • YHA Travel & Tours will aim to respond to your booking within 24 hours by email

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  • YHA Travel & Tours will be under no obligation to any person as a result of any inaccuracy or misdescription to provide any services set out herein.

Cancellations and Amendments

If you need to cancel or amend your booking, please notify us immediately by email. You can find the email contact details on your booking confirmation. Cancellation and change fees are outlined below:

Cancellations:

  • A minimum cancellation fee of $25 per booking will apply to all cancellations. This fee excludes tour operator fees which will vary at the discretion of the supplier/s involved.
  • Cancellations within 48 hours of the tour, activity, accommodation, transport item commencing will incur a 100% cancellation fee. No refunds will be issued.
  • No- shows/ failure to check- in for any tour, activity, accommodation, and/or transport item is considered a cancellation and a refund will not be issued.
  • Refunds are not available on unused portions of tour packages.

Amendments

  • Booking changes and amendments must be made 5 business days prior to the confirmed date of commencement for the tour, activity, accommodation, or transport item.
  • Booking changes and amendments to any booking made within 48 hours of the tour, activity, accommodation, and/or transport item may result in full cancellation and rebooking of each item and will therefore be charged full cancellation fees.
  • Each change/ amendment after confirmation will incur a minimum fee of $25 per person, per change/ amendment. This fee is in addition to any fees imposed by the tour operator which will vary in line with the cancellation and change terms and conditions of the tour operator involved.

 YHA Membership

This YHA Travel and Tours product is not restricted to YHA members and guests. You do not need to be a member or guest of YHA to purchase this product.

  • If there is accommodation included in this YHA Travel and Tours product and you are not already a member of YHA Australia, membership will be included as part as your first night’s stay
  • If you are an Australian resident, your membership is valid for 2 years from the month that you stay at your first YHA hostel in Australia. Your membership will renew automatically, unless you have not stayed in a YHA hostel in the past 24 months and have unsubscribed from all electronic communications.
  • If you are not an Australian resident, your membership is valid for 2 years from the month that you stay at your first YHA hostel in Australia.

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All prices and information stated on this booking request are subject to change. Please note that every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of all information on this website. However, YHA Travel & Tours does not accept responsibility for any errors or omissions.

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Last updated 9th January 2020

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