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Passions of Paradise Reef Tour

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Reef Fleet Terminal | 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 1600
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Great Barrier Reef Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns by Luxury Catamaran
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Experience the Great Barrier Reef aboard Passions of Paradise, the current Australia Tourism Award Winner (Adventure Tourism)Sailing daily, let our friendly, dedicated staff introduce you to another world teeming with exotic fish life, coral gardens, and spectacular views. Visit Michaelmas Cay, and our exclusive Paradise Reef location, away from the crowds.Every afternoon, our bar opens, and guests relax in comfort as we raise the sails and cruise back to Cairns.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Reef Fleet Terminal | 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 1600

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

* The best boat trip we went on! * Great value too, less than $200 per person making it one of the cheaper ones & the intro SCUBA dive I did was only $60, by far and away the cheapest offering out of the three...More

Thank Mike C
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Thank Mike C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I went on a day tour on the Great Barrier Reef and was pretty disappointed. The diving was very disappointing : roughly 25min in the water and what we saw was pretty average. But what can you expect on a 150 people boat? There was...More

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Thank MegsiCurran
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The passions of paradise is a really beautiful boat. It’s a large catamaran with a few outdoor spaces and some inside. It’s both a diving and snorkelling boat so great if you’re with a group but split between some snorkelling and some diving. Check in...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic Tour, the Crew is professional, helpful and always in a good mood. I did the introduction dive at the first spot and snorkeling at the second and can recommend to see the Reef like this to everyone.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic reef experience. The snorkeling and diving was great but the crew made it even better. They really took their time to educate and ensure everyone had an excellent experience. The catamaran was beautiful. We motored part of the way and sailed part...More

Thank SoCalAdventureSeeker
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was perfect : the boat, the crew and the staff, the meal and the spots. We really recommend passion of paradise, you will spend an amazing day in a beautiful boat not crowded by tourists. The two spots are very good and perfect for...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely fabulous day. The boat & crew are terrific. Even encouraged me into the water when I had a last minute doubt I could do it. Glad they helped me overcome my fears as I would have missed an opportunity of a lifetime. Thanks "Passions"...More

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September 20, 2017|
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Response from Magdalena S | Reviewed this property |
All I know is that for now it's not working/in use, so if you're planning a trip the next few days I don't think it'll be possible...
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August 16, 2017|
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Response from christinemS4750BE | Reviewed this property |
We left the Marina at 7.45am and it took around 2 hrs to get to our first dive/ snorkelling destination stayed there about an hr. Had lunch then arrived at the second spot for another hr. Was back at the marina at 5.30 pm