Dream a little dream – Snorkelling and Scuba Diving the Great Barrier Reef! | Cairns Tours

Dream a little dream – Snorkelling and Scuba Diving the Great Barrier Reef!

By James Dixon | 13th January 2015

For snorkelers and scuba divers the world over, there’s one location that’s recognised by all as perfect in almost every way – Australia’s Great Barrier Reef! With an absolute abundance of gorgeous marine life, sweeping coral reefs and amazing coral bommies, this 2,300km long underwater paradise is considered an absolute must-do.



Whether you are a learner or a weathered pro, Cairns Tours can offer you the perfect Great Barrier Reef diving experience. The impressive variety of dive sites – ranging from gentle, shallow havens to deep, challenging outer reef sites – means that you will never grow tired of exploring this stunning natural environment. The fact that you are ferried to the dive locations on luxury reef vessels adds to the already wonderful experience. Here are your luxury choices:

BIG CAT – Spend a full or half-day exploring the pleasantly warm waters around the coral cay, Green Island, as well as the island itself.

GREAT ADVENTURES – With half-day, full-day and custom experiences to Green Island and the Outer Barrier Reef, you’re assured of a luxury-filled adventure in paradise.

PASSIONS OF PARADISE – As the name suggests, you will have your passions ignited while visiting either Michaelmas Cay or Paradise Reef for some snorkelling, scuba diving or swimming.

POSEIDON – Enjoy a five star experience while visiting three amazing sites on the outer-edge of the Agincourt Ribbon Reefs. The huge variety of sea life will awe you!

PRO DIVE – The perfect option for those who want to live and breathe (well, maybe not without your scuba diving tank on!) the Reef. Stay for 3-days and 2-nights or learn to dive in 5 days. The ultimate Great Barrier Reef experience.

QUICKSILVER – Jump aboard a luxury catamaran for a day of snorkelling and scuba diving pleasure on the Low Isles or Agincourt Reef. Simply amazing!

REEF MAGIC – Five full hours of discovering the magic of the Reef. Enjoy the stunning natural beauty under the sea, as well as the perks of the Marine World reef activity platform.

SAILAWAY IV – Experience the idyllic Low Isles on this 5-star jaunt. Snorkel through paradise and then enjoy the atmosphere of the utopia above the waterline.

SILVERSONIC – Agincourt ribbon reef awaits your visit, so that you can enjoy the pleasures of scuba diving and snorkelling through her warm, clear waters.

SILVERSWIFT – Indulge in the experience of sailing in luxury to visit three Outer Reef sites. Explore by snorkelling or scuba diving in these gorgeous areas for five hours and go home with a smile on your face!