Welcome to Tropical North Queensland where the Rainforest meets the Reef – and you have two stunning World Heritage areas to explore. With Down Under Cruise and Dive and The Adventure Company, you can discover both the reef and rainforest with a local company now celebrating its 30th year of operation.
Over 2 action-packed days, you get to experience the Great Barrier Reef with Down Under Cruise & Dive aboard EVOLUTION, then explore the wonders of Cape Tribulation and the famous Daintree National Park with a Full Day Starter PAK Tour.
Upgrade to a Deluxe PAK to include a Beautiful lunch at Cape Tribulation and/or Admission to the award-winning Wildlife Habitat in Port Douglas
Day 1: Reef tour departs from the Reef Fleet Terminal (Check in from 7.15am for an 8.00am departure/Returns at 4.30pm) Transfers are an additional cost, please enquire at time of booking.
Day 2: Includes pick up & drop off from your accommodation.(Pick up time confirmed at time of booking)
When: Departing daily
Join Cairns Best Reef Tour, and travel onboard the fastest, most luxurious super-yacht, Evolution, to the Outer Great Barrier Reef for your snorkelling experience.
Evolution departs Cairns daily offering a fast, comfortable and affordable cruise, with five hours spent visiting two spectacular Outer Great Barrier Reef Destinations. (Hastings, Saxon or Norman Reef). Our professional, friendly and attentive staff ensure a safe and enjoyable fun-filled experience.
In the afternoon you have the option to join us on the Semi-Submersible Tour ($10 payable on board & weather permitted) learning about the reef from a dry seat or just laze around on our massive sun-deck.
Finally, you'll cruise back to Cairns while enjoying our on-board entertainer for some live music together with a free glass of wine, cheese and biscuits.
Enjoy an unforgettable full day of fun, discovery and adventure exploring the majestic rainforests, pristine rivers and white sandy beaches of the World Heritage Listed Cape Tribulation and Daintree National Parks with our professional, friendly and experienced eco-accredited guides.
Cape Tribulation is the only place in the world where two-world heritage listed regions live alongside each other. The rainforest meets the reef!
Pick-up starts from 6:45am - 7.30am (confirmed at time of booking) & tour returns to Cairns at approximately 6:30pm
Designed for travellers looking for best value experiences, the tour includes all the must-see attractions between Cairns and Cape Tribulation Beach. The starter option does not include:
Deluxe Option (all-inclusive):
Upgrade your day to include both lunch and the wildlife habitat! This option includes all the sites included as part of the Starter Pak plus explore all the amazing wildlife at the Wildlife Habitat in Port Douglas, then treat yourself to an amazing lunch at Cape Tribulation Beach House right at the water’s edge where the rainforest and reef collide.
Highlights of your day in the Daintree
All divers must complete a Queensland Medical Questionnaire onboard. Download it here: Divers waiver.pdf
Please be aware that certain medical conditions (eg asthma, heart disease, diabetes) and/or prescription medication may prevent some people from diving. Divers over 65 years old and anyone who answers YES to any of the questions on the medical questionnaire will require a recreational dive medical prior to diving. You will not be allowed to dive until you are declared medically fit to dive. For advice please contact our office directly.
Day 1: Great Barrier Reef Trip
Day 2: Rainforest Day Tour
Day 1- Reef Cruise:
Day 2- Rainforest tour: