Great Barrier Reef Overnight Cruise with Snorkeling, 2 Days - Departs Airlie Beach

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  • Great Barrier Reef Overnight Cruise with Snorkeling, 2 Days - Departs Airlie Beach

Camp under the stars on the Great Barrier Reef! One of the world's most iconic and beautiful places; the Great Barrier Reef will be your destination on this overnight adventure that offers snorkelling and swimming by day and stargazing by night. Become immersed in a truly breathtaking landscape.

Item: TR20625OP
Airlie Beach (Whitsunday Islands)
Our Price: $1,190
(groups of 2)
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  • Description
    • Explore the Great Barrier Reef on an overnight cruise trip
    • Snorkel the colourful reef and see the magnificent marine life
    • Sleep under the stars on a purpose-built pontoon on the reef
    • Enjoy delicious food, all included

    Experience the magnificence of Australia’s Great Barrier Reef with an overnight stay right on the reef. You’ll have plenty of time to admire the beautiful tropical landscape both above and below water by day, and spend an unforgettable night sleeping under the stars in the middle of the reef. 

    Departing from Airlie Beach, you’ll cruise on board a premier cruise vessel through the crystal blue waters of Australia’s iconic Whitsunday Islands until you reach the deluxe, purpose-built complex called ‘Heart Pontoon’ afloat on the Great Barrier Reef. It’s a multi-level reef facility permanently moored about 70km away from the shore at the incredible Hardy Reef.  

    There’s plenty to do: you can snorkel with all the gear (including wetsuits and stinger suits) provided, admire the colourful coral reef through the underwater observatory, take a semi-submarine guided tour, or opt for extras like guided snorkelling safaris, scuba diving, massages and heli-scenic flights at your own expense. 

    In between swims you can sit back and relax on the deck of the pontoon and be treated to delicious snacks and meals featuring fresh local produce. There are sun decks, undercover seating and tables, freshwater showers, and access to the air-conditioned comfort of the boat if you need a reprieve. As the day winds down the day-trippers will head back to shore, so the pontoon and reef are all yours. 

    Enjoy a sunset drink, BBQ dinner, and when you’re ready you can head to bed - a comfy swag and bed linen underneath a sky full of stars. When you wake up you can do it all again before it’s time to head home. 

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  • Experience Details

    Fitness and Experience

    • The Reefsleep cruise experience is available for people over the age of 10, and children must be accompanied by a paying adult guardian

    What to Bring/Wear

    • Bring along toiletries and your own bath towel
    • It is recommended you bring/wear comfy clothing you can be active in
    • Bring swimwear and beach towel
    • Hat, sunglasses and sunscreen
    • If it is cool or windy, you may need a jacket
    • You may also want to bring along some cash or a credit card, this will allow you to purchase extras such as wine at dinner, massages or scuba diving

    What is Supplied

    • Cruise trip with overnight stay on the Great Barrier Reef 
    • Overnight accommodation in Reefbeds under the stars
    • Access to all snorkelling equipment
    • Underwater observatory entry and semi submersible rides
    • Comfortable linen and camp swag
    • Two morning teas
    • One hot and continental breakfast
    • Two buffet lunches
    • Two afternoon teas
    • One BBQ dinner

    More Information

    • Please advise the experience provider of any dietary requirements
    • Please be aware there is no mobile phone or TV reception on the Great Barrier Reef
    • This is not a private tour - you will be travelling with the Great Barrier Reef Adventure Day Guests. Once they depart, there will be a small group of 'Reefsleepers' left on the pontoon for the night

Location

Airlie Beach (Whitsunday Islands)

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