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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.

Itinerary 2021 overview:

Reef Day Tour:

  • Operating: 7 days
  • Check-in from 7.15am - 7.45am departure
  • Departs 8am | Returns 4.30pm
  • Transfers can be arranged and booked at check-out for an additional cost.

Skyrail/Train Tour: includes pick up & drop off from your accommodation. (Times confirmed at time of booking)

Rainforest Tour: 

  • Operating: Monday to Saturday
  • Includes pick up & drop off from your accommodation. (Times confirmed at time of booking)
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Day 1: 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 (weather dependent and currently not operating due to COVID-19).

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! A great way to cheers to a fabulous day on the Great Barrier Reef.

Day 2: 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, 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.

Day 3: 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.

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  • Adults: $500
  • Child: $300
  • Family: $1500 (2 Adults, 2 Children)

 

What's included?

Day 1: 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
  • Snorkelling equipment & floatation devices
  • 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
  • Experienced & professional dive instructors
  • Spacious air-conditioned modern lounges and stylish upper deck to relax in comfort
  • Optional extras (additional cost): add up to 3 dives, scenic helicopter flight and return transfers

Day 2: 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)

Day 3: Rainforest & Cape Tribulation Tour

  • Return accommodation transfers from Cairns, Northern Beaches, and Port Douglas
  • 1HR Daintree River Cruise - see some of the rainforests native birds, snakes & famous crocodiles. Light morning tea of coffee/tea and biscuits provided.
  • Guided Rainforest boardwalk tour with your guide learning about the flora and fauna of the area
  • Spend time at the famous Cape Tribulation Beach - the only place in the world where two World Heritage-listed areas meet!
  • Enjoy lunch at a local cafe
  • Swim in the rainforest at pristine Emmogen Creek
  • Cable Ferry crossing across the mighty Daintree River
  • Stop at the Daintree Ice-cream Company on the way home for an ice-cream (own expense)

What to bring

Day 1- Reef Cruise:

  • Hat & Sunscreen
  • Travel Voucher
  • Spare Clothes
  • Swimmers and a towel
  • Cash or Credit Card 

Day 2- Skyrail & Kuranda Scenic train:

  • Hat & Sunscreen
  • Small day bag
  • Comfortable clothing & footwear
  • Water bottle
  • Cash or Credit Card

Day 3- Rainforest tour:

  • Hat & Sunscreen
  • Small day bag
  • Comfortable clothing & footwear
  • Water bottle
  • Lunch/snacks (optional)
  • Swimmers and a towel (optional)
  • Cash or Credit Card

 

Important information:

Helicopter: 130kg weight restrictions apply for helicopter rides.

Diving: 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.

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