Explore the Great Barrier Reef with us in Cairns

Cairns Reef provides outstanding tours to discover the best of the Great Barrier Reef.

Cairns is the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef,  scuba diving and snorkeling day tours and liveaboard tours,  the spectacular Cairns reef is the perfect location experience scuba diving and snorkeling

If you’re looking for a gateway to experience the world’s largest and most magnificent coral reef system in the world, Cairns Reef is the place for you!

The community of Cairns provides you with an up close and personal Great Barrier Reef adventure, with scuba diving day trips, snorkeling, liveaboard trips and so much more!

Even from land, Cairns will give you an experience you’ll never forget.

The Great Barrier Reef is an unique underwater world with more than 6,600 species of fauna and flora, 4,000 species of molluscs, 1,500 species of fish and over 400 types of coral reef.

Many sea creatures including whales, turtles and many more call Cairns Reef their Great Barrier Reef  home.

With more than 50 available tours in the Cairns reef area, you can explore the largest coral reef system in the world from both above and below the water’s surface.

There’s a Cairns Reef tour for everyone from adventure junkies, relaxation seekers, and sailing enthusiasts.

High speed cruises, leisurely sailing boats, island destinations and helicopter rides offer every way to see Cairns Reef.

Cairns reef tours include a wide range of activities the entire family can enjoy, from scuba diving, swimming, snorkeling and glass boat tours.

There are even resort scuba diving courses for beginners. For those who don’t want to enter the water, enjoy the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef from a floating underwater viewing theatre or a liveaboard boat trip.

You can even tour Cairns reef with a motorized underwater scooter.

No matter your preference, there’s a Cairns Reef tour to the Great Barrier Reef that’s perfect for you.

If you’re in Cairns with the family, consider a private guided snorkeling tour led by a reef naturalist.

When you’re done with your tour, head over to touch tanks and fish feeding.

A touch tank provides you with a hands-on experience the entire family can enjoy.

The Great Barrier Reef isn’t the only attraction in the area. Cairns offers many popular beaches, the rainforest, a cultural lifestyle that can’t be found anywhere else in the world and luxury resorts.

Mingle with the locals, shop and dine at the finest stores and restaurants, or take a stroll through town to connect with the welcoming residents of Cairns.

You can even head to Port Douglas or one of the many islands located just off shore from Cairns. Cairns is one of the top tourist destinations in Australia for a reason.

Find out for yourself why Cairns is one of the most traveled vacation destinations.

If we can help you with any of the Cairns Reef products please give our friendly team a call or email and they will be sure to assist you with your inquiry.

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Cairns Reef day tours, liveaboard and package deals

Budget Scuba Dive

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


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


Green Island and Cairns Tour

Enjoy the white sandy beaches and magnificent coral reefs and abundant marine life of Green Island in the morning hours of exploring relaxing snorkeling orand


Green Island and Horse Riding

Green Island is a beautiful coral cay on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, Spend 2 hours here before taking an afternoon of Horse Riding.


Green Island and ATV

Relax on beautiful Green Island for the morning snorkeling or Glass Bottom Boat and a fun filled ATV adventure for the afternoon

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