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Great Adventures

#53 of 157 Tours in Cairns
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One Spence Street | Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
4044 9944
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A wonderful day out!

We took the outer reef cruise. It was a comfortable 2 hour cruise out to their pontoon. It is in a... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2016
doloresdadd
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Gunnedah, Australia
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Day trip to Green Island (Discovery Tour)

for $110 each we travelled on a boat to green island at 8:30am. Our 3 yo was included to our... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2016
Laura H
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With Great Adventures you can explore the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef on any day of your holiday, be it at the spacious outer reef activity platform or the tropical reef and rainforest surrounds of Green Island. Cruises depart daily from Cairns aboard modern fast catamarans. All cruises are accredited with Advanced Ecotourism Certification, ensuring guests have the opportunity to learn about and appreciate this magnificent World Heritage environment.
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  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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One Spence Street | Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed March 18, 2016 via mobile

We took the outer reef cruise. It was a comfortable 2 hour cruise out to their pontoon. It is in a great spot so the snorkelling is amazing. The semi submersible was great too. The lunch was fine and there were Gluten free options. I...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2016

for $110 each we travelled on a boat to green island at 8:30am. Our 3 yo was included to our booking for free. We all received beach bags and had a very relaxing trip to the island. Everyone on board the high speed boat had...More

2  Thank Laura H
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Reviewed March 2, 2016

THE BEST!!! Since We check in at the counter James make us feel very Welcome, the whole staff Was IMPRESIVE, NICE, AMAZING,HELPFUL, Shakira, Elvis, Matt walk the extra mile, Thanks They do really make the whole excursion worth ,the food excellent, the afternoon entretainment Happy...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2016

The staff that assisted me went out of their way to help me plan a great day of diving on the GBR. They arranged my dives through the Silver Swift, which was excellent

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Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

We caught a ride for a half day trip to green island. The timing was perfect - didn't have to get up early and returned with enough time to check in to our hotel and relax before heading out again. Boat and service were perfect,...More

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Reviewed February 15, 2016

We signed up for this because they had a sub to look at the Great Barrier Reef as well as a visit to Green Island and snorkeling. I don't snorkel so I wanted to see the Great Barrier Reef but my husband snorkels a lot....More

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Reviewed February 9, 2016 via mobile

Went for a trip to Green Island on Sunday. Overall the experience was great & staff friendly. We also did the boat snorkel which we would highly recommend. We saw beautiful coral, fish & turtles.The snorkeling was brilliant & had time to experience the island...More

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Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

Had a quick journey to Green Island, boat left 30 minutes early due to being full. Extra 30 minutes on the island, tea coffee served downstairs. Crew very good and friendly despite packed boat with Chinese new year. Very impressed with the service on this...More

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Reviewed February 1, 2016

This is the first time we have been to Green Island with Great Adventures. We went at 830 and left at 430. They are the first boat to reach Green Island. The boat was comfortable and fast. Booking other activities on the boat was easy....More

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Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

We decided to head off for a day trip on the outer reef with great adventures with the family, im not one to complain but some staff members were horribly rude and very unaccomodating to us. I have a 2 month old baby and another...More

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Kazzamizoo
November 21, 2016|
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Response from Diane R | Reviewed this property |
Neither of those activities would have the room for a buggy. The space is somewhat limited even for adults if the boats are full. However, your child will certainly enjoy both activities as will the adults. The staff that... More
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Deb T
October 30, 2016|
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Response from Chumleygirls | Reviewed this property |
I bought the entire photo package since it was my first open water scuba diving trip since I earned my certificate. I received a flash drive with all the pictures of me including ones with my roommate in them. It also... More
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Jackie G
October 7, 2016|
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Response from FloridaMyrtle | Reviewed this property |
I believe there was plenty of room to walk up the ramp to the catamaran and plenty of room to walk off to the barge where your adventure begins. I also agree with everyone else's comments.
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