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Passions of Paradise Reef Tour

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Address: Reef Fleet Terminal | 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Experience the Great Barrier Reef aboard Passions of Paradise, the current...

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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Great Barrier Reef Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns by Luxury Catamaran
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Great motor catamaran reef snorkeling trip

Wonderful day snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef. The reef was of course the highlight. The first stop was wonderful, the second even better. And the crew was indeed also one... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Walworth, New York

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Walworth, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Wonderful day snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef. The reef was of course the highlight. The first stop was wonderful, the second even better. And the crew was indeed also one of the highlights. I would sorta expect them to get jaded after a while, but their enthusiasm was contagious. They truly wanted everyone to have a great time. I... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I signed up for the 2 tank tour as a certified scuba diver. The first stop they took us to (Michaelmas Cay) is not the most exciting dive ever. It is very shallow (around 7 meters) and mostly sand. I know that most of the people on the boat are snorkelers, but it would be nice if they had picked... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

I strongly recommend Passions of Paradise for the full day snorkling tour at the great barrier reef. It is a fast sailing ship, took about 2h to reach the outer barrier. We stoped at two different sites and in both of them I saw a lot of fishes, including the Nemo, a ray, colorful corals and a friend of mine... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour is more suited to younger people as it is based more on diving and snorkelling. The only attraction not wanting to get wet and only seeking a relaxed trip is a short glass bottom boat with hardly fish seen. it is was extremely hot on the boat due to only 4 fans working with close to a 100... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't believe in giving a business 10/10 but this one deserves it. Crew's friendlyness and knowledge surpassed expectations. All the areas we visited flourished with coral and marine life. The smaller boat allowed for that personal touch and there was plently of food to eat. Please consider this service as it is only one of two tours at the still... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff really made the trip for me - They were really friendly and a great laugh. I even lost my gopro and they found it for me and made sure I got it back. It was amazing snorkelling on the great barrier reef - which of course it would be. The boat was clean and comfortable and the food... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went on the passion of paradise reef tour with two friends. The day was simply amazing! We went to two different spots where we were snorkeling and scuba diving. The corals and fish were beautiful. After a short introduction we went diving with Simon. It was my first dive and I was feeling really safe and had a great... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The most sadly thing is that the Reef area this tour show you is very dead. They say offer you 10 min free diving but is NOT, is the instruction on the surface ( And you will miss half of the snorkel waiting your turn and dressing you)... If you go into the water they will make you pay as... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great day out for singles, couples of family. Mid size boat meant not too many people and they had a lot of staff for the number of passangers so were very attentive. Lively, informative and entertaining staff taught us lots and kept entertained and were very friendly and approachable at all times. Buffet lunch offered a good variety of prawns,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been on several Reef trips, two on Passions of Paradise. Our experience on Passions far surpasses any other. Jeff, Simon and Alex and all the staff are so helpful...nothing too hard! This is the trip you don't want to miss! Exciting, extremely well organised, absolutely delicious food and fun, fun, fun! Great destinations. You just couldn't want for more!

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