Best Reef Day Tours

Great Barrier Reef snorkellers

Cairns Dive Tours are Great Barrier Reef specialists our day tours have outstanding reef locations.

An underwater playground just offshore waiting to be explored.

See this natural wonder on a comfortable cruise to the most amazing scuba dive sites.

Book a great day out you will remember forever!

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Best Liveaboard Tours

Great Barrier Reef Spa

Don’t miss the opportunity to dive the Great Barrier Reef at night

Why stay only for a day? If you can sleep and scuba dive on the Reef as long as you like with our liveaboard trips. Save on a hotel in Cairns and sleep on the Great Barrier Reef.

From novice to experienced divers, you will have a great time.

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Best VIP Packages

Top-deck-couple

Add a touch of luxury to your Cairns day tour or liveaboard, and stay cruise on the top deck.

Enjoy special treatment, great food & wine and fantastic accommodations with our VIP diving tour packages.

Make a great day on the Reef an amazing one.

 

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Great Barrier Reef

great barrier reef corals with fish

As the gateway to one of the world’s greatest natural attractions, the Great Barrier Reef, dive tours in Cairns are abundant and offer a diversity of diving locations.

No matter your experience level.

Plus, you have the choice of single day, multiple day and even liveaboard tours to make the most of your time exploring the natural wonders of the Great Barrier Reef.

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Great Dive Sites

Cairns dive tour

With Cairns scuba diving tours, you’ll visit exclusive dive sites that are known around the world as the best diving locations.

No matter if you’re diving the outer reef, shallower dive spots or even night diving, you’ll be surrounded by an abundance and diversity of marine life.

As the water conditions are pristine nearly year round, you’ll have perfect visibility for viewing the underwater spectacular.

You’ll swim with marine life, both large and small, as you explore the vibrant hard and soft coral gardens below.

Great Tropical City

Cairns

Cairns is a world-renowned destination for its unique environment and the fact that it’s the only place in the world where two world heritage listed areas connect– the Great Barrier Reef and the Wet Tropics Rainforest.

International and domestic visitors head to Cairns year after year for the amazing diving opportunities offered just offshore.

Cairns dive tours presents an amazing and one of a kind underwater experience that you won’t find anywhere else.

Cairns dive tours take you to the best diving destinations! Read more about Cairns

Our Recommendations

Budget Scuba Dive

Cairns budget Reef tour Compass Cruises includes 2 spectacular outer barrier reef locations, 1 scuba dive, snorkeling, BBQ lunch and boomnetting

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Reef Cruise Resort Divers

Great Barrier Reef Cruise departing from Cairns includes 2 outer Barrier Reef locations 1 introductory / resort scuba dive, snorkeling bbq lunch and boomnetting

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Reef and Tropical Adventure

Spend a day with Compass Cruises on the Great Barrier Reef and half day Horseriding through our tropical North Queensland bush

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Reef and ATV Adventure

Enjoy a fun full day on Australia's Great Barrier Reef Budget snorkel or try a scuba dive and experience a fun filled ATV adventure

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Reef and Daintree on a Budget

2 days snorkel Australia's Great Barrier Reef experience the thrill of boomnetting and explore the oldest living Rainforest in the World the Daintree Rainforest

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Reef Cruise and Rafting

Experience a full day Snorkelling the Great Barrier Reef and a half day day riding the rapids on the Mighty Tully River on your Whitewater...

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Tropical Paradise Day Tour

Spend a wonderful day on Cairns best Great Barrier Reef tour and then relax and take in the city lights on Cairns sunset dinner cruise

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The best Dive Tours in Cairns

VIP Reef Cruise

Experience our Top Deck Club Great Barrier Reef Experience includes your own valet for the day, breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and 2 spectacular reef locations

Best of Cairns 3 Day Getaway

Indulge in our luxury tours with Top Deck Club on the Great Barrier Reef, Kuranda Railway & Skyrail Gold Class and Luxury Hot Air Ballooning.

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Budget Scuba Dive

Cairns budget Reef tour Compass Cruises includes 2 spectacular outer barrier reef locations, 1 scuba dive, snorkeling, BBQ lunch and boomnetting

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Reef Cruise Resort Divers

Great Barrier Reef Cruise departing from Cairns includes 2 outer Barrier Reef locations 1 introductory / resort scuba dive, snorkeling bbq lunch and boomnetting

Book

Reef and Tropical Adventure

Spend a day with Compass Cruises on the Great Barrier Reef and half day Horseriding through our tropical North Queensland bush

Book

Reef and ATV Adventure

Enjoy a fun full day on Australia's Great Barrier Reef Budget snorkel or try a scuba dive and experience a fun filled ATV adventure

Book

Reef and Daintree on a Budget

2 days snorkel Australia's Great Barrier Reef experience the thrill of boomnetting and explore the oldest living Rainforest in the World the Daintree Rainforest

Book

Reef Cruise and Rafting

Experience a full day Snorkelling the Great Barrier Reef and a half day day riding the rapids on the Mighty Tully River on your Whitewater...

Book

Tropical Paradise Day Tour

Spend a wonderful day on Cairns best Great Barrier Reef tour and then relax and take in the city lights on Cairns sunset dinner cruise

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Tropical Getaway

Our Tropical Getaway package includes 2 days and one night on the beautiful Atherton Tablelands, our all inclusive day on Australia's Great Barrier Reef

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Rainforest to Reef

2 Day North Queensland Adventure 1 day on Compass Cruises to the Great Barrier Reef and then a day discovering the Daintree Rainforest

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Reef Experience and Kuranda

Day Experience Discover two of North Queensland's Best Australia's Great Barrier Reef and Kuranda the village in the rainforest includes skyrail & historical train

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Reef and Rainforest Family Getaway

1 Day snorkelling Australia's Great Barrier Reef including boomnetting, Day 2 jump onboard our historical train, discover Kuranda the village in the rainforest includes skyrail

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Reef and Raft (2 days)

Great Barrier Reef cruise and raft with this incredible 2 day package tour! See the highlights Cairns tropical North has to offer with an adventure...

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Reef and Tropical Experience

two North Queensland tours in one packages the Outer Great Barrier Reef and visit the lush Rainforests of Cape Tribulation in two wonderful days

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Spend a night
on the Great Barrier Reef

Cairns' best liveaboard packages
prices starting from $430

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Why stay in a land-based hotel?
don't miss an amazing opportunity to watch a sunset on the Great Barrier Reef
For around the same price you'd pay for food and accommodation in Cairns, stay a night or more with one of our amazing value liveaboard packages on the floating hotel, Reef Encounter.
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