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Ocean Safari

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Ocean Safari offers an exhilarating ride to snorkel the pristine untouched Great Barrier Reef off the Daintree Coast at Cape Tribulation. This half day eco tour visits two different snorkel destinations, each with an extraordinary array of marine...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Cape Tribulation Road | The Turtle Rock Cafe, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

With a max of 25 ppl allowed on the boat at any given time, we felt like we were alone with the turtles!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Myles B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great snorkeling experience with this tour group. We went on their half day snorkel/dive to a cay in the Great Barrier Reef. Staff were knowledgeable, friendly, and competent. A fast zodiac, covered but open, no toilet. The group was small (16, I...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tom G
OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hey Tom! It's great to hear that you enjoyed our core components of the Ocean Safari experience! Small groups, knowledgeable staff and of course the outstanding natural environment! The crew hope that you enjoy the rest of your holiday :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve done this trip a few times and it’s a red hot goer every time. Strapping on a schnorkel and bombing in with the cast of finding Nemo has got to be the best thing to do up north. The turtles are such legends!. Make...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bilgemango
OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

You're a legend, turtles are legends and the crew are legends... I mean what combo for an AWESOME day ! Cheers mate, can't wait to have you back out again :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an exhilarating 30 minute boat ride from Cape Tribulation beach out to Mackay reef with Glen and Benny on Wed 23 Jan. We saw amazing turtles, huge giant clams, and so many types of beautiful fish. Whole afternoon was amazing. We went onto...More

Thank JK323
OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Glen and Ben are very happy to know that you had such a great day !! It is definitely something special to be swimming alongside a green seas turtle, something you won't be forgetting in a hurry !

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing experience going from the rainforest to the reef, hosted by the unbeatable decky Brooke and skipper Benny! Best time, highly recommended 👌

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank cheesecrumpets
OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Haha love your user name! Thank you so much for dropping us a review... Brooke and Ben are super stoked that you had an awesome time!! Come back anytime :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went with the crew on the 8th November and it was the most incredible experience of our lives (cannot remember the name of our guides, a young fun girl and cool dude, hence the date reference). We had so much fun, felt so chilled...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BeckyJA93
OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Haha thanks Becky! It was Brooke and Glenn, and they are super stoked that you had such a great time! It sounds like you had some incredible encounters with marine life too! I mean swimming with turtles in their natural environment is something you won't...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What an experience we will always remember! From start to finish the OS team were professional, kind, clear with directives and made us feel safe without being restrictive. It was a beautiful day, short fun ride to the reef and we saw spectacular life below...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 23lisamarie
OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Lisa, anytime!! Thank you for choosing Ocean Safari to enjoy it with :) We absolutely LOVE receiving amazing feedback like this, and we will be sure to pass it on to our crew :) See you next time!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great - but would have liked the 2nd dive spot abit further away. It was only about 2mins from the 'first' dive.More

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Climber58852228884
OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Mate! Thanks for the review :) The Ocean Safari crew are stoked that you had a great day! It may only seem like a small distance to move however the beauty with the reef is every area is different! The first site you visited...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The best experience in the ocean we have so far,the cruise staff has been helping with the information about the marin life and we felt safe and looked after. Thank you and see you again in 2019.

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Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Scenic20483002534
OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We were happy we could celebrate with you and can't wait for the next one! Cheers for the review :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great morning out snorkeling, saw turtles and sting ray amongst over fish. Brook was very pleasant and informative, looked after everyone on the trip.

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Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Deanna W
OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Cheers Deanna, we love hearing amazing feedback about our crew :) it sounds like you had an awesome experience with the marine life too! Thanks so much for the 5 stars review!

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9 October 2018|
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Response from GBVNZ | Reviewed this property |
We had to check in at 12.00. We left Port Douglas at 9.30 to allow plenty of time, in case the ferry was busy on the way up.
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LondonCyclops
28 March 2018|
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Response from chantalguy2017 | Reviewed this property |
Yes wet suits are provided, and a noodle for floating is you so desire. If it is stinger season you are gonna wnat the suit.
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