We took the 11am boat out to the Island and the 16.15 one back. It was a bit rough going out but ok coming back and took 50 minutes each way. I hired a lycra suit for snorkeling for 8 dollars. I had my own...More
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BYO or hire scuba or snorkel gear. You can snorkel all the way around the sand cay in an hour or so & see that many butterflyfish, gobies, epaulet sharks (about 20cm long, they look like fat sausages with paddle shaped fins, & dark brown...More
We went to green island with big cat and they do only offer semi sub experience.The weather wasn't great but with glass bottom your and semi sub,we did see so many fishes.Corals were hard to see clearly due to crap weather causing disturbances in sea.Recommending...More
On a trip of a lifetime to Australia/New Zealand we booked on impulse a few days in Cairns (flight from Sydney), and this trip from Viator with Big Cat. Billed with: Highlights Explore the Great Barrier Reef and the rainforest on your Green Island day-trip...More
Snorkelling off the beach in shallow waters we found turtles, rays and an incredible variety and numbers of fish... easy and well worth it for nondivers and the whole place is very family friendly. Good cafes and Emerald restaurant is the best... great guided nature...More
Green island is a small dream package of an island. It's great to stay overnight here as you are treated like royalty. The dinner and breakfasts are of a very high standard with smoked salmon etc for breakfast and basically catering for all tastes. You...More
I took my cousin from Melbourne and my Dadacross and we had an awesome day. They did the glass bottom boat and I snorkeled and we all enjoyed a sun bake on the beach. The water was just beautiful!
This was the first time my husband and I had gone to Green Island.My sister and brother in law were also visiting Cairns after a 30 year break. The boat trip out to the reef was lovely and when you purchase your ticket you can...More
Spent 9 days in Cairns and Green Island was on my list...high on my list. We had an Uber driver who made it sound terrible so I decided to change Green Island into a trip 'If we had time' It was the LAST place we...More
We visited Green Island on a day trip from Cairns. We were a little disappointed as it was extremely busy and it was hard to find somewhere to sit to eat. The smell of bird droppings was also a little off putting. The snorkeling was...More