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Calypso Reef Cruises

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Great memories are built on great experiences and Calypso delivers both. From the dive enthusiast to the less experienced swimmer, Calypso Snorkel & Dive provides a unique and personalised experience for each guest. Calypso pride themselves on...more
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| Corner Warner & Grant Streets, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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+61 7 4099 6999
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had such a great day snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef with Calypso. From the very beginning we were well informed of what was planned for the day. The staff were just incredible: professional, well informed, friendly and also very funny, but very serious...More

Thank 184Maxine
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had an amazing time on our Calypso boat trip to the Low Isles on the Great Barrier Reef. The skipper Lisa & her crew, Max and Riley were attentive to everyone's needs, safety conscious, knowledgeable about the reef environment making the trip fun &...More

Thank Emma P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The staff at Calypso could not have been more professional if they tried. From the punctual pick up to educating upon the reef, they cannot be faulted. We also had a 2 year old with us and they looked after her really well. They could...More

Thank ejfitzy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took this snorkeling tour on Calypso XII on August 7. Everything was very well organized and the group was not too large so that there was enough space for everyone. The boat was neat and clean and the offered equipment for snorkeling as well....More

Thank Erja R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were lucky to head out with only 31 people on board. Snorkeling and Diving options were great. Lots of room on the boat, though still some bumping into each other during the “snorkeling tour”. Appreciated the detailed info about the coral reef and the...More

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great trip if you are not prepared to travel 2 and a bit hours to the outer reef. Plenty to look at and if you are not a diver the glass bottom boat is fabulous. The island is small enough to stretch your legs and...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want a first class day on the reef I would recommend Calypso. The boat was a good size, clean and new. The reef was amazing, great visability. We saw a white tip shark (only small ) a turtle and swam with a minke...More

Thank holidaycharlie1000
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked online from UK directly on Calypso website, several months in advance. Snorkel only Outer Barrier Reef full day with Family of 4 - with 12 and 14 year old boys. Self drive to marina $789. Went to Calypso office in marina building for 8.15am...More

Thank HROxon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best experiences I've ever had. Well worth it. Pete is great for first time divers, too. Highly recommended!

Thank ChewTangClan
Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled with Calypso cruises to Low Ailses for snorkelling. The crew were professional, caring and knowledgeable. They accommodated to all needs and ages. They ensured that everyone was comfortable with snorkelling and made sure they were around if there were any issues. Truly spectacular.

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Ankit K
January 27, 2018|
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Response from Lee W | Reviewed this property |
When we booked our reef tour they picked us up at our hotel in Port Douglas (Ramada Port Douglas) as part of the fee. I’m not too sure that they go all the way into Cairns but you could enquire via phone?
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goodwinv
October 23, 2017|
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Response from Brendan M | Reviewed this property |
You will be able to book when your arrive. We booked a fortnight out and I would suggest doing that to ensure getting a seat.
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