Budget Great Barrier Reef tour

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Passions of Paradise

Explore two stunning reef sites aboard this eco- accredited multi- award winning tour. With meals and all your snorkelling gear included, this is one of the best value tours on the East Coast.

Onboard this 25 metre high performance catamaran you will sail to the outer Great Barrier Reef and visit two unique reef locations, where you have the opportunity to snorkel or dive amongst superb coral formations and an abundance of coral and marine life! 

With underwater locals including Nemos, Turtles, Stingrays and Wally the friendly Maori Wrasse, you are guaranteed to make incredible memories that will last a lifetime! 

Snorkelers, certified divers, and introductory divers are all catered for. Please specify at time of booking if you wish to add a certified or introductory dive to your booking. Additional costs apply. 

What to bring: Hat, towel, sunscreen, swimming costume. 

Displayed price includes taxes and levies of $20 per person


  • Morning tea
  • Snorkel equipment
  • Guided snorkel tour
  • Chef prepared tropical buffet lunch
  • Fresh chilled water
  • Tea & coffee
  • 2 reef locations daily
Tours depart daily at 8:00am and returns to Cairns at 4:30pm


From 01/04/2017 until 30/03/2019
Options Nights Price (AUD) Select
Snorkel Trip Only 0 $169
Snorkel Trip + 1 Night Multishare Accommodation 1 $194

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Things You Should Know


Cancellation within 48 hours prior to commencement of package or no shows will incur a 100% cancellation fee, meaning no refund. 

Cancellation outside of 48 hours will incur a minimum cancellation fee of AUD$25 per booking and can be up to 100% of the booking value. Fees will vary depending on the tour operator involved in the package. 

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  • 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 Membership 

-If you are not already a member of YHA Australia, membership will be included as part as your first night’s stay if your tour includes accommodation.

- 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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