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2 Day Great Barrier Reef and Kuranda Scenic Train and Skyrail Tour

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Day 1: Great Barrier Reef Snorkelling

Stop At: Great Barrier Reef, Cairns, Queensland Australia
Evolution departs Cairns daily offering a fast, comfortable and affordable cruise, with five hours spent visiting two spectacular Outer Great Barrier Reef Destinations- Hastings Reef, Saxon Reef or Norman Reef.
Evolution is a large 35-metre catamaran which provides a superior ride in all weather conditions, cruising at up to 30 knots. It is the newest and most luxurious vessel in Cairns with seating inside and out and a large sundeck. Professional, friendly and attentive staff ensures a safe and enjoyable fun filled experience.
Inclusions:
• Passenger numbers approximately 180
• Travel to the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef with minimal travel time
• Visit 2 reef locations in one day
• Large air-conditioned modern lounges to relax in comfort
• Full length sundeck
• Delicious Aussie BBQ lunch including steak, fish, prawns and a variety of tropical salads (vegetarians are catered for)
• Complimentary tea and coffee
• Complimentary wine, fruit and cheese platter
• Live Australian Music Entertainer for the journey home
• Five hours to explore the outer reef
• Up to three certified or introductory dives available per day
• Guided snorkelling tour – Free and upgraded version available
• Free scuba diving lesson - available on board
• Fully equipped vessel with state-of-the-art snorkel and dive equipment
SNORKELLING
Down Under Cruise & Dive caters for everyone with or without snorkel experience. With professional Dive masters, FREE dedicated snorkel guides and flotation devices, you'll feel safe in the water whatever your experience level.
Duration: 8 hours

Meals included:
• Lunch: • Delicious Aussie BBQ lunch including steak, fish, prawns and a variety of tropical salads (vegetarians are catered for
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 2: Kuranda Train and Skyrail

Stop At: Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, 6 Skyrail Drive, Smithfield QLD 4878, Australia
Kuranda Scenic Railway is the original scenic rail journey to Kuranda. This spectacular experience travels over bridges and through tunnels hand-made by North Queensland’s pioneers over 100 years ago. Traversing the World Heritage listed rainforest of the Barron Gorge National Park this is one of the world’s great railway journeys. After free time in Kuranda, skim the Rainforest as you return via Skyrail Cableway.
Duration: 8 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reef day was amazing. We didn’t have the best weather but it didn’t ruin our day, and we had the best time! The second day trip to Kuranda was not very organised. We were supposed to receive vouchers on the first day but they were...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Bethany P
Jet07277980376, Manager at Down Under Cruise & Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Oh I am so glad to hear that you didn't let the weather get you down. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your two day adventure and we hope to see you again the future.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Bought the package for the cruise and also a trip to Kuranda, which is super worth the money for someone visiting Cairns for the first time! I went to both Norman Reef & North Hastings Reef, opting for both scuba diving (at an additional cost)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gwendolphyn
Jet07277980376, Manager at Down Under Cruise & Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, thanks for your fabulous review and taking the time to share your experience. We'll pass your feedback onto Shay! We are so happy to hear you love our outer reef locations - we take great pride in these. Thanks for all of your...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us went, wife and two older teens. We all snorkle so we were ready, however.. the weather was rainy and water was a bit rough. The boat is large, the staff is great! They have a large staff and well organized. Went to...More

Thank davidtU2226FJ
Jet07277980376, Manager at Down Under Cruise & Dive, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. We love the reef and rainforest package - best of both worlds! It's a shame when it's a bit rough but we are so glad you enjoyed the day regardless and great the sun was shining bright in the afternoon...More

Reviewed 2 July 2019

Fantastic helpful & friendly staff. MV Evolution is a great sized boat with plenty of room - they say we had 160+ bodies on board - but it NEVER felt more than 50! It was kept clean and tidy - staff very attentive. Many a...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank RenaeS674
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