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Passions of Paradise Reef Tour

#3 of 68 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Cairns Features Animals
Reef Fleet Terminal | 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 1600
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Great Barrier Reef Snorkel and Dive Cruise from Cairns by Luxury Catamaran
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Experience the Great Barrier Reef aboard Passions of Paradise, the current Australia Tourism Award Winner (Adventure Tourism)Sailing daily, let our friendly, dedicated staff introduce you to another world teeming with exotic fish life, coral gardens, and spectacular views. Visit Michaelmas Cay, and our exclusive Paradise Reef location, away from the crowds.Every afternoon, our bar opens, and guests relax in comfort as we raise the sails and cruise back to Cairns.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Reef Fleet Terminal | 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 1600

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had an amazing time with Passions. Thank you Naomi and all the loving crew for an unforgettable trip at the Great Barrier Reef

Thank dandagg
Reviewed 2 days ago

I went on Passion with a group of my friends on Sunday and it was absolutely FANTASTIC, from the moment i checked in at the reef terminal with Julie (sorry if its wrong) i had a great experience, the boat is really nice and the...More

1  Thank Sam R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This business is hard to fault at anything. Very professional in all things and they seem to attract a very youthful group of customers too. The boat is great and very comfortable. The staff is friendly and seems to genuinely take interests in its passengers....More

5  Thank dgjohansson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great experience! Very professional team, they have a brand new Catamaran, all the snorkel gear seemed new and clean. The buffet lunch was nice, went back for a second serving if that's any indication. Price seemed about standard across all the options we looked into...More

2  Thank nicko_jess
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the weather was a bit rough, I had an amazing day aboard Passions of Paradise. The staff were all absolutely fantastic, professional and helpful. In particular; Julia the girl in charge of the bar. She was so hospitable and friendly. Nick and Geoff the...More

2  Thank Gypsyadventres
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great staff, great boat, kid friendly, excellent, equipment, highly recommended day! I can't fault it, brilliant experience with two dive sites.

1  Thank Marvsbazaar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Passions is a motor sailer catamaran carrying upto 120 passengers to the outer barrier reef from Cairns. You depart Cairns at 8am and return around 5.30 in the afternoon. The boat is almost brand new and very comfortable and stable. The day we were on...More

1  Thank Rod146
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are a group of 14 people with ages ranging from 5- 73 yo. Each of us was attended with high level of services & courtesy. They brought the coffee upstairs for my dad-he's 73 yo. Ada, the staff/dive instructor, looked after us from choosing...More

2  Thank Yinnell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The crew on this boat are fantastic! We had no diving experience and their training, encouragement, and assistance underwater is just fantastic. Excellent value for money getting so much time out there diving and snorkeling. The food on the boat was excellent aswell, thoroughly recommend...More

1  Thank 60D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't fault staff, food, boat, amenities and of course the weather was stunning!! Guys and girls (staff), were helpful curtious and that's what makes it a wonderful and fun day. Passion perfection!

2  Thank katzie57
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Sneha C
25 June 2017|
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Response from LetsGoFamily2011 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sneha I suggest you contact Passions of Paradise via their website. They are very helpful. Since you have many months until you arrive in Cairns I recommend taking swimming lessons, even if you do not become the best... More
18 May 2017|
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Response from Marie D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tammy, yes you will be on the same boat. You can also experience demo for first time divers.
Anne C
20 January 2017|
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Response from PassionsTeam P | Property representative |
Hi Anne, Thanks for your question! Our excursion leaves Cairns at 8am, check in commences at 7.30am, and we return at 5pm. Unfortunately not all of the cruise ship arrival and departure times align with the local trips. If... More