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Reef Experience

#7 of 68 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Cairns Features Animals
100 Abbott St | Cairns, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4037 2700
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Reef Experience

We went yesterday and it was fantastic It started with our talk from the guy with the Dredlocks he... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Peter B
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Outer reef with intro dive included

This company was recommended to us as best value for money because the price includes an intro dive... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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One Great Day at One Great price includes : city bus transfers, 2 spectacular Outer Barrier Reef locations, breakfast, wetsuit hire, 6 hours at the Reef, Marine Biologist Reef presentation, lunch, glass bottom boat, reef levies, afternoon tea your choice of an introductory dive or a certified dive. For people who can’t swim or aren’t confident in the water our friendly crew will take them on a guided snorkelProudly locally family owned and operated.
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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100 Abbott St | Cairns, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4037 2700

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went yesterday and it was fantastic It started with our talk from the guy with the Dredlocks he was fantastic, engaging and very entertaining. Next was the Marine biologist he was great, very informative and entertaining Erika from Amerika was an excellent Purser and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This company was recommended to us as best value for money because the price includes an intro dive (also pick-up and drop-off at hotel). There were 60 passengers. The crew were terrific - knowledgeable, friendly, professional. We saw some whales on the trip to the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Reef Exp. came highly recommended from a friend! We thought it was a bit expensive at first, but we're extremely happy that we did this tour! The crew was welcoming, enthusiastic, and truly genuine with my cousin and I. It was obvious that each crew...More

Thank Andrea T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All the staff are welcoming, friendly and at at times very funny however the young woman assigned to us (Nicole) was wonderful. Her attention, patience and understanding enabled me to go snorkelling and see the the Great Barrier Reef. I'm forever grateful that I got...More

Thank migzy995
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the more personalized dive / trip experience. We had one crew member looking after us, she was very friendly and helpful. We were seated top deck, in the bridge with the captain, the drinks, snacks and lunch were great. The reef itself with...More

Thank TonyFLilongwe_Malawi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing all day trip to the Great Barrier Reef. Friendly and entertaining crew and options for every one. One free dive included and possibility for an additional dive in the afternoon. For unexperienced snorkelers there were a guide snorkel tour. Thanks. Delicious buffet and snacks...More

Thank Birgitte L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I loved our time with Reef Experience! We had two different dives on Hasting's Reef, in two different locations. The reef was massive, so much bigger than I had imagined, and there were fish everywhere! I loved having the first dive included...More

Thank 02Kate17
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Unsure about what tour operator to pick or what to expect from a GBR tour, I found this Top Deck club option whilst browsing for hours and reading different reviews from Reef Experience. So I booked this VIP journey for a group of 6 (4...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Reef Encounter provided an absolutely amazing live-aboard experience on the Great Barrier Reef. The staff were friendly, knowledgeable and helpful. I met lots of great people as a solo traveler and had some of the best dives of my life. Highly recommend! Staying 1-2 nights...More

Thank Rose D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great way to see the reef! The entire trip had a festive feeling, and the crew was helpful (and the lunch was delicious!). The guided Marine Biology Tour was great. Would highly recommend this!

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Kirsty Y
15 August 2017|
Response from PrasadHebbar | Reviewed this property |
Hello there, I'm not expert in this, but with my experience I can suggest. Sharks are rare to see in the reef as Reef Sharks bit shy in nature. Turtles you can see, if you're lucky. They're many turtles and easy to spot... More
25 April 2017|
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Response from j2b2m2 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with the other answer. Reef Experience took us to fabulous diving/snorkelling locations and the colours and the fish,sea turtles, small sharks etc were awesome. Go and see the UNESCO World Heritage Great Barrier Reef... More
12 April 2017|
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Response from Lonnie S | Reviewed this property |
All equipment was provided including snorkels masks fins and stinger suits they really covered everything! You just need your swimsuit!

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