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Ocean Safari

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Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Cape Tribulation Road | The Turtle Rock Cafe, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
+61 7 4098 0006
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Did the econ tour, which means you get two dives 1 hr each out at the reef (which is about half an hour out). LOTS of fish, lots of colourful corals, even got to swim beside a sea turtle for a good ten minutes. The...More

Thank muellerjohannes
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had the most incredible morning tour with Ocean Safari in the beginning of October. Travelling alone can be intimidating but the staff at Ocean Safari made me feel so comfortable and welcome. The small size of the tour made it worthwhile - the area...More

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Thank 12sh54
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our snorkel tour was fantastic. It is wonderful to be in a small group, and go to a reef with no pontoons, roped off snorkel; zones, buffet lunches, glass bottomed boats and all the other interference. Just the reef, the turtles and about 25 on...More

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Thank 3KLC11
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been att Heron Island just a few days before this trip so I can compare. This trip was very nice and the staff was friendly and have important information about whete we should snorcle. The snorcling was great with beatiful fishes and corals....More

Thank Urban K
Reviewed 3 days ago

Cape Tribulation is my favorite area of the Great Barrier Reef. Part of the reason is Ocean Safari. Great crew. It's only 35 minutes in a small boat to the reef, instead of the 2 hours elsewhere. Yes, you can snorkel for an hour each...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We, a family with teenager cannot speak my highly of this experience. I get sea sick, my husband loves to ride the waves and my daughter just wants to do everything. Ocean Safari catered for all of us and gave us the most amazing experience....More

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Thank paulined20162016
Reviewed 4 days ago

The half day Ocean Safari was brilliant. Everything ran smoothly, our guide Brooke and our skipper Keith were both funny, friendly and laid back. We were very lucky with conditions and were able to snorkel in a spot that can't be snorkelled all the time,...More

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Thank Julia M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent 1/2 day out on the reef with wonderful hosts. Quick trip out and back and plenty of time in the water exploring.

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Thank Bronwyn W
Reviewed 5 days ago

We spent 3 nights scuba diving on a live aboard just prior to this & the reef and fish life was just as good. I loved that it only took 30 mins to get to the reef. The coral was in great condition & we...More

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Thank boatyk
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a great time snorkeling on the reef. We saw plenty of fish, turtles and even a small reef shark. Was a really great tour and being a small group of 25 people allowed for plenty of personal space to enjoy a fantastic part...More

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OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for coming ! Cheers so much for the 5 star review ! Enjoy your travels :)

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Cathy W
9 October 2018|
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.
28 March 2018|
Response from KLB8691 | Reviewed this property |
Yes life jackets are provided and a full stinger suit with flippers and mask. During the snorkel they can give u an inflatable noodle which allows you to snorkel more comfortably. I’m not a strong swimmer but I didn’t use... More