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Address: Green Island, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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+61 7 4031 3300
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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US$ 69.81*
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Green Island Half Day Trip from Cairns
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Cairns 4WD Rainforest Waterfall Tour Including a Great Barrier Reef Island Tour

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Great place for a family trip!

Very family friendly place, best place to be on a nice day. Spend your time laid out on the beach or snorkelling in the ocean...

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Enjoyed boat ride over, the view, walk on the boardwalk to tree shaded area. Enjoy a drink. Toilets and change rooms. Snorkel lessons. We enjoyed the fish and coral on a sub/type boat and also the glass bottom boat. COLORFUL fish and coral ...awesome memories!

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Perth Hills, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We traveled by the ferry which runs on a regular timetable and is incredibly well orgainised. The company we use Big Green Cats i think it was called also does tours on the Island. When you book you decide half or full day, the activities you want to do and the company ensures all the gear you need for snorkeling... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very family friendly place, best place to be on a nice day. Spend your time laid out on the beach or snorkelling in the ocean...

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

One hour trip to Green Island very enjoyable glass bottom boat trip to see coral and tropical fish Great if you want to see the reef without getting in the water.

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Scotland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you cannot get to the outer reef, do this, if you can, don't bother. Don't get me wrong, it's a nice enough place, quite short boat ride away, but I did not find the snorkelling good at all. If you want to see a reef, you really need to go further out on a day trip The best thing... More 

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Dubbo, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a nice place to start snorkelling. Good types of fish but not as good as the reef but you can do 1/2 a day where as the reef is a full day

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Takes about an hour to get here. You can then walk the beach, snorkle, or go on a glass bottom boat and see the many fish that live here, as it is on the edg of the Great Barrier reef

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Green Island is a popular day trip for tourists, especially for families and visitors from Asia. The island is tiny, and you can walk the entire thing in about 30 minutes. There's one resort, restaurant, and fast food shop. There's also a Croc sanctuary on the island, with a number or large rescue crocs and babies. Being within the GBR... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an excellent day out for the whole family. We went on a full day tour and we thought the island facilities were very good. My kids loved the Island pool and the beaches were just beautiful and well maintained. We were disappointed that we missed the crocodile feeding times

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

General good, but Snorkelling was not to the expectation. Half day tour is just short of hours, full day tour is few hours free.

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