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Sailaway Reef and Island Tours

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Address: | Shop 18 The Reef Marina, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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+61 7 4099 4200
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07:30 - 19:30
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 19:30
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Sailaway Local and Visitors favorite, the original and authentic Low Isles...

Sailaway Local and Visitors favorite, the original and authentic Low Isles and Sunset experiences since 1985. Sailaway sisters IV & V luxury 'Lagoon' Catamarans sailed from France offer luxury reef and island day trips at 8.30am and 1.00pm, only 1 hour sail to the protected Coral Cay Great Barrier Reef Island. Relax on the white sandy beaches, snorkel over the magnificent coral gardens in the blue lagoon and swim with turtles in their natural habitat. Take a trip on the glass bottom boat, enjoy a superb buffet lunch, before pure sailing back to Port Douglas.

NEW Afternoon Cruise; Sail, island, snorkel and sunset combined, adults only. Absolutely the most relaxing experience on Great Barrier Reef

3 departures daily to suit you perfectly. Go Sailaway!

SAILAWAY #1 SUNSET SAILING "MUST DO' $60 New Hot/Cold Canapes menu, complementary drink and fully licensed bar. Highly recommended for Adults, amazing value and ambiance

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US$ 46.12*
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Sunset Sailing Cruise from Port Douglas
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US$ 190.61*
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Great Barrier Reef Sailing and Snorkeling Cruise from Port Douglas
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US$ 190.61*
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Afternoon Low Isles Snorkeling and Sailing Cruise from Port Douglas

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Low isle snorkelling and sailing

FANTASTIC We had wanted to do the low isles sailing and snorkelling tour whilst in port Douglas,and a friend recommended the sailaway tours . Everything was so organised from... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

FANTASTIC We had wanted to do the low isles sailing and snorkelling tour whilst in port Douglas,and a friend recommended the sailaway tours . Everything was so organised from start to finish , from the gorgeous Cheryl who booked our tour , to the guys of Richard and Greg who crewed the boat , they all was so friendly and... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Awesome afternoon tour to the low isles. Great hosts Richard and Greg very helpful and full of knowledge about sailing and the reef. Excellent food and refreshments. My partner didn't snorkel but still enjoyed the tour. Would recommend to anyone visiting far North Queensland.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This tour to the Low Isles is truly fantastic. The boat is beautiful and the crew are delightful. The Low Isles is amazing, a tiny island on the Great Barrier Reef which provides great places to snorkel. Me and my fiancée encountered sea turtles 9 times in our 2 hour snorkel. We were also lucky enough to swim right next... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Amazing snorkeling, fantastic and friendly staff, beautiful destination, amazing views and very good price. Simply a perfect day out with a very professional and well run company. Sheer bliss.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stellar! Crew was helpful, safety conscious and well informed. Guided snorkelling tours in the shallows or in the deeper parts of the reef. Great lunch - fresh tiger prawns, salads, bread rolls and falafel. I'm not particularly fit and don't love swimming (it's hard to get me in the water at home) but I managed the 'advanced' tour with Greg.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I did an afternoon sail to the Low Isles on a 50' Lagoon catamaran. All members of the crew were extraordinarily polite and friendly. When it came time to go snorkeling the crew were so professional that my wife who has an inordinate fear of water and especially the ocean not only went snorkeling but stayed out... More 

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Queanbeyan, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I spent an amazing afternoon on the Sailaway tour snorkelling the GBR. Steve and Jane/jade made us felt like friends as soon as we got on board, cracking jokes but still being highly professional. We were served lovely snacks upon boarding, then were offered anywhere on the boat to sit so we sat in the best seat... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We did the half day low Isles Tour and chose it because we wanted a more personalized experience (I think they usually take a max of 23 people but we were lucky enough to have only 8!). From the moment we arrived, the experience was amazing. The boat was new and clean, the food provided was tasty and fresh (with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Had a great time snorkelling for the first time ever! The boat was super lovely, staff were extremely funny and also very knowledgeable! Highly recommend it!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a perfect weather day on the Reef. The staff was so kind and patient to those of us snorkeling for the first time. Walking into the water from the beach was a great way to try to snorkel and gave me the confidence to go off the back of the boat and snorkel a 2nd time after lunch.... More 

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