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Aquarius - Sail & Snorkel

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Meridien Marina, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 6999
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Private reef spot perfect day

We like many others choose to try the smaller operators and we made a great choice with Aquarius... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
KiwiPaulNewPlymouth
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New Plymouth
Evening Sail out

The staff were excellent here serving us our BYO drinks whilst we were sailing. The canapes... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
John F
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Aquarius Sail & Snorkel offers luxury day cruises to the calm waters of Low Isles. Departing Port Douglas daily, this brand new 62ft sailing catamaran carries a maximum of 23 guests, each spoilt with amazing corals, snorkel sites, glass bottom boat, guided island walks and high levels of customer service. Want a day on the reef, relaxing like a celebity? Aquarius is for you!
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  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“reef sharks” (57 reviews)
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Meridien Marina, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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+61 7 4099 6999
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We like many others choose to try the smaller operators and we made a great choice with Aquarius, this was the first time I had been on a big Cat and was really impressed how stable it was BUT if you are going out on...More

Thank KiwiPaulNewPlymouth
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were excellent here serving us our BYO drinks whilst we were sailing. The canapes provided were excellent.

Thank John F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Snorkeling for the first time on the Great Barrier Reef was an exciting experience. The crew of 3, however, did nothing to enhance it. They were aloof, not very friendly, and didn't engage. There were a few people on board who had never snorkeled before,...More

Thank xnewyauka
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After being so confused from researching all the different cruises on offer from Port Douglas & Cairns we finally decided on Aquarius. They did not disappoint & totally lived up to all my expectations. The day was simply fabulous & was definitely the highlight of...More

Thank Jenny B
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Reviewed 10 June 2018

We took the Aquarius to go snorkeling out on the Great Barrier Reef. It is a beautiful boat, and with only 11 guests, it was a nice, quiet trip that didn't feel crowded. The place they took us for snorkeling was beautiful and so full...More

Thank katekmc
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

I had an amazing day visiting Horseshoe bay on Aquarius which is a beautiful vessel that holds very small groups which is a fantastic personalized way of visiting the reef. The day I traveled there were only 4 of us on board which allowed plenty...More

Thank Jacinda P
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We went for a Sunset Sail with Aquarius, and it was a FANTASTIC evening. The staff were helpful, the canapés good quality (4 serves) and the fact you can BYO means we could bring our favourive wine (the quality of which you could not get...More

Thank Christian H
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

The Aquarius only holds 25 people so it is a more intimate group and you get more individualised attention. I did get seasick but the staff were great, the skipper told me where to sit and the crew made sure I had everything I needed....More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

We did the 1.5 hr sunset cruise and it was fantastic. Great crew , canapés, BYO booze , and chilled while cruising out to sea via Dickson’s inlet 👍

Thank Redlegs97
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Loved this sunset sail. I normally get sea sick (the water was regarded as rough) but I sat up the top and was super fine, thankfully! It was byo so we were able to bring a bottle of champagne and they provided lovely canapés. The...More

Thank Lemazintransit
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