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Silverswift Dive & Snorkel

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1 Spence St | Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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US$171.55*
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Outer Great Barrier Reef Dive and Snorkel Cruise from Cairns
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Custom-built for diving and snorkeling adventures on the Great Barrier Reef, the luxurious catamaran Silverswift is ready to whisk you away to 3 spectacular Outer Reef sites, each chosen for visual and ecological diversity. Spend over 5 hours at the reef and enjoy up to 3 certified dives, introductory diving and adventure snorkeling. It's a day all about enjoying and discovering the underwater world with personalised service.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“silver swift” (25 reviews)
“outer reef” (82 reviews)
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1 Spence St | Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

had a day out diving with silverswift boarding was quick and on time boat was in good condition staff were all very pleasant, im no expert diver but i'm far from a beginner, i was one of a group of 7 two of which were...More

Thank Andrew F
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

For our diving/ snorkeling trip in Cairns, we were deciding between Silverswift or Seastar. Both boats carry smaller amounts of people but Silverswift goes to 3 sites and Seastar only goes to 2. We decided we wanted to visit 3 sites and we are so...More

Thank Mark N
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Despite rough seas and very mixed weather (from rain to sunshine) we had a great day out (on June long weekend). Although I prefer sailing catamarans, this was a great alternative as it gets you to the reef quickly and it was fantastic to have...More

Thank Kat T
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole trip was very well organised from start to finish. The staff were all clearly very experienced and went the extra mile to help out. Equipment was also to a high standard. My partner did 3 dives while I did 3 snorkels each in...More

Thank Julia B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great dive instructors with lots of knowledge and patience. They take care of you and help out a lot more than other places with the gear. Great equipment as well.

1  Thank Matthew V
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A once in a lifetime experience which was truly breathtaking. Nothing can compete with the coral reefs and sea life you see while visiting the GBR. Silverswift was a fast boat which took us to 3 different spots on the far outer reefs which are...More

Thank Cah-Ear
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’m giving this crew a 5/5 because there’s nothing they could have done better in my opinion! The staff were lovely and helpful, I felt completely safe the entire time including while scuba diving and the instructor was constantly watching to make sure you were...More

Thank Grace E
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

We went to Great Barrier Reef taking 3 dives. I am glad we chose it because the amount of divers were not too large. We had sits upstairs and the rest of the tourists - snorkelers and introduction divers were downstairs.Keep in mind that this...More

1  Thank cat564
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

I did three dives with Jason on a one day trip to Flynn Reef and was really impressed with the high level of organisation on the boat. There were a lot of snorkelers and introductory divers, and the guides did a fabulous job of making...More

Thank hbinnz
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

I recommend a dive trip on the Silverswift. Very well organized, good food, and caring staff. From the very start, you know you're in good hands. The web site shows various reefs that they visit, and it gives the impression that you'll be visiting many...More

Thank Richard M
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Kirsty Y
15 August 2017|
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Response from En W | Reviewed this property |
If you spend a little more and take the Silver Swift they will take you to the outer reef, once there you should go expecting to see a lot of very colourful fish and amazing coral. There are also schools of large fish that... More
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Deb D
16 May 2017|
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Response from EddieKRN | Reviewed this property |
they have some prescription masks. I was able to find one that did the trick but I am not sure about your prescription. you might email them directly
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Response from LaraK15 | Reviewed this property |
Here is some contact information. We booked, but did not pay until we were there the day before. I booked our scube/snorkel through the web and asked about food allergies. TripAdvisor won't let me post the email... More
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