3 Day Reef, Skyrail & Rainforest



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Save with this Cairns Tour Package offering more activities for more value! Discover the Great Barrier Reef onboard EVOLUTION with Down Under Cruise & Dive, take an unforgettable journey over and through Australia's World Heritage-listed Tropical Rainforests with Skyrail Cableway and relax and enjoy the scenic Railway back to Cairns, then head north for a day to Cape Tribulation and Daintree Rainforest.

How to book: please email Reservations reservations@downunderdive.com.au with the following information:

  • Number of passengers (adults/children + child ages)
  • Preferred dates of travel for each tour
  • Advise of any extra activities (e.g scuba dive, helicopter flight, semi-sub tour etc.)
  • The lead traveller's full name, email address, mobile number and postcode
  • Hotel/Accommodation details for transfers on the Rainforest Day
  • Advise if you will have your own transport
  • Advise of any dietary requirements/allergies
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Snorkelling Cairns Reef Tour onboard luxury superyacht Evolution full-day tour

Cruise onboard luxury superyacht EVOLUTION to the Outer Great Barrier Reef for snorkelling with all snorkel gear and tuition included. Visit two exclusive outer reef locations from Cairns, with 5 hours to relax and sunbathe on three spacious deck levels.

Our Cairns Reef Tour has more activities offering more value! Choose from a variety of optional activities including up to 3 Introductory dives or Certified dives. ​In the afternoon at the second reef site, Hastings Reef, you can continue snorkelling or diving, laze around on our massive sundeck or you can upgrade and experience the Great Barrier Reef while dry - great for non-swimmers! Down Under Cruise and Dive have partnered with Nautilis Aviation to offer 10-minute scenic helicopter flights. You can also experience the reef from below on a semi-submersible tour.

Finally, cruise back to Cairns while enjoying a complimentary glass of wine and a light refreshment snack or purchase your beverage of choice from our onboard bar! This a great way to cheers to a fabulous day on the Great Barrier Reef.

Kuranda Historic Train and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Kuranda Scenic Railway

After being picked up from your accommodation, travel by historic train to Kuranda, the village in the rainforest, with free time to explore the markets, shops, and animal attractions and speak with the locals.

​Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Skyrail then takes you on an amazing experience over Australia's World Heritage-listed Tropical Rainforest canopy descending into the forest at two stations, Red Peak and Barron Falls Guests can enjoy spectacular views from three lookouts at Barron Falls Station and learn more about the environment from ranger-guided tours at Red Peak Station.

Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation full-day tour

Join our professional, friendly and highly experienced guides in an unforgettable 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. Cape Tribulation is the only place in the world where two-world heritage-listed regions live alongside each other.

Do the tours need to be consecutive days?

No, multi-day tours do not need to be consecutive. As we are operating different days for different tours, they may not be able to be consecutive either. Please contact our reservations team by phone 07 4052 8300 or email reservations@downunderdive.com.au to book your preferred days of travel.


What's included?

Evolution Reef Cruise

  • Cruise onboard our super-yacht to two unique outer Great Barrier Reef locations 
  • 5 hours reef time at the outer reef
  • Snorkel at 2 unique outer reef locations with all equipment included
  • Free lycra/sun-suit hire
  • Delicious BBQ Lunch including fresh fish, prawns, steak, vegetarian option and a variety of fresh salads. (special dietary catered for - contact reservations prior to travel)
  • Tea & coffee provided
  • Glass of wine and a light snack on return
  • Optional extras (additional cost): add up to 3 dives, scenic helicopter flight and return transfers

Skyrail & Kuranda Scenic Train

  • One-way accommodation transfers
  • Kuranda Scenic Railway trip (1.5 hours one-way)
  • Free time in Historic Kuranda Village to stroll the markets, cafes & many animal attractions
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway journey over the majestic Barron Falls (1.5 hours one-way)

Rainforest & Cape Tribulation Tour

  • Return transfers from your Cairns, Northern Beaches or Port Douglas accommodation
  • Local eco-accredited driver-guide for the day
  • 1 hour Daintree River Cruise includes a light morning tea, spotting crocodiles and birdlife
  • Guided walk on an elevated boardwalk through the Daintree Rainforest and learn about flora & fauna
  • Lunch at a local cafe
  • Freshwater swim in the heart of the rainforest
  • Spend time at the famous Cape Tribulation Beach
  • Cable Ferry crossing across the mighty Daintree River
  • Stop at the Daintree Ice-cream company for a homemade exotic fruit ice-cream on the way home. Signature cup included.

What to bring

  • Hat & Sunscreen
  • Small day bag
  • Comfortable clothing & footwear
  • Water bottle
  • Swimmers and a towel for swimming days
  • Change of clothes for swimming days
  • Cash or Credit Card

Important information:

Helicopter: 130kg weight restrictions apply for helicopter rides.

Diving: All divers must complete a Queensland Medical Questionnaire onboard. Certified divers must show an internationally recognised scuba card. Minimum age for Introductory divers and dive courses: 12+ years and Certified divers: 10+ years. Please read the important diving safety information prior to booking.

Child Age: note for packages with Skyrail, the child age is 4-14 years.

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Full-Day Reef Cruise from Cairns - Snorkelling & Scuba Diving

Experience the Great Barrier Reef on a whole new level and dive the outer Great Barrier Reef from Cairns with Down Under Cruise and Dive. Catering for both beginners and experienced certified divers, our full-day reef trip is one of the top things to do in Cairns.

Adventure awaits in 2020 onboard Cairns fastest and most luxurious reef cruise 'EVOLUTION'.

  • Full Day Reef Cruise to 2 unique outer reef locations
  • 1 x Introductory or Certified Scuba Dive is included
    • Add an additional 2 dives at discounted rates!
  • All equipment & floatation devices
  • Free lycra/sun-suit hire
  • Hot BBQ lunch
  • Tea & coffee provided
  • Glass of wine and a light snack on return

Optional add ons at check-out: up to 2 additional Introductory or Certified Scuba Dives or Helicopter Scenic Flight.



Ride on EVOLUTION to the Outer Great Barrier Reef for snorkelling, sun bathing and your choice of either an Introductory dive or Certified dive. Then Get high with a 10 minutes scenic helicopter ride from our exclusive helicopter pontoon. 

  • 1 x Full Day Reef Cruise
  • 1 x 10 min Scenic Flight
  • Free hot and cold buffet lunch



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 Billy Tea Safaris, you can discover both the reef and rainforest with a local company that has been operating for over 30 years. Enjoy an exciting day on the Great Barrier Reef with Down Under Cruise & Dive aboard EVOLUTION, then explore the wonders of Cape Tribulation and the famous Daintree National Park.



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