Great Barrier Reef Tours & Activities

Great Barrier Reef Day Trips

A trip to the Tropical North would not be complete without experiencing the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef. Day Trips operate from Cairns and Port Douglas with transfers available from Cairns Northern Beaches and surrounds. Excellent choice of vessels from small high speed luxury catamarans, mid size sailing to large catamarans that have their own platforms on the outer reef.

Island Day Trips

Whether a day trip to explore the reef and rainforest on Green Island Reef island, discover the uninhabited Frankland Islands or perhaps a scenic helicopter flight over the Great Barrier Reef before landing on Green Island. There are several tour operators departing from Cairns that offer a memorable day trip to a reef island.

Daintree Rainforest Tours

The world heritage listed Daintree Rainforest located north of Cairns and Port Douglas provides visitors to the region with a chance to explore a unique tropical area. Rainforest tours depart from Cairns, Palm Cove and Port Douglas and travel as far as Cape Tribulation and Bloomfield Falls. Many tours also include a cruise along the Daintree River. Variety of tour operators including small 4WD, minibuses and luxury coaches are available.

Reef Dive Courses & Liveaboard Diving

Scenic Flights

Enjoy amazing aerial views flying over the Daintree Rainforest, Great Barrier Reef and surrounding islands. Or follow the coastline and see the beautiful beaches from Cairns to Port Douglas. Helicopter or aircraft is the choice with a variety of different itineraries available. Excellent opportunity for photos.

Tourist Attractions

The tropical North Queensland region is renowned for operating some of Australia's best tourist attractions including the Kuranda Scenic Railway, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park and the Kuranda Wildlife Experience. Day tours from Cairns, Northern Beaches and Port Douglas include several different tourist attractions in one tour.

Reef & Rainforest Combined Tours

Get the most out of one tour with Great Barrier Reef sailing and diving plus rain forest activities like whitewater rafting and river cruises. Options range from quick one day tours to adventures that last over a week and take in every view of the rainforest and reef.