Enjoy the peace and serenity of the Great Barrier Reef with Calypso Snorkel, a dedicated snorkelling vessel departing Port Douglas daily.
This 21-metre vessel offers comfortable day bed style seating, spacious decks and professional experienced crew ensuring a unique and personalised Great Barrier Reef experience for every guest.
What is the itinerary
Time TBC – Optional pick up from Port Douglas accommodation at additional fee
8:20am – Check-in & Boarding at the Calypso Vessel at the Crystalbrook Marina in Port Douglas
8:45am – Departure for 1.5 hour trip to the Outer Reef
10:15am – Arrival at first site for free snorkeling time and morning tea
11:50am – Arrival at second site for free snorkeling time and a tropical lunch
1:45pm – Arrival at third site for free snorkeling time and afternoon tea
2:45pm – Depart for the return trip to Port Douglas
4:15pm – Arrival back at the Crystalbrook Marina in Port Douglas
What is included in the tour price
- Explore up to 3 outer reef sites
- Luxury large catamaran
- Guided snorkel tours
- All snorkel gear including lycra suits included
- Morning & afternoon tea included
- Lunch included
- Interpretive reef talk
- Easy access for getting in & out of water
No diving option here
Optional pick up from Port Douglas accommodation at an additional $10 per person
What we love about this tour
- Great fun for the whole family (infants welcome)
- You get to explore 3 different reef sites
- Large comforatble boat with lots of space for everyone
What to bring
- Swimmers and a towel
- Hat, sunscreen, sunglasses and shirt for sun protection
- Change of clotes (there is a fresh water shower on board)
- Credit cards for purchases on board (no cash)
About the Operator
Calypso Reef Cruises is owned by Experience Co, an Australian owned company specialising in adventure and leisure tourism. Experience Co provides experiences across Australia and New Zealand.
Calypso Reef Cruises is dedicated to ensuring that it provides its customers with the best value, most enjoyable Great Barrier Reef tours in Australia. To achieve this, management and staff are dedicated to excellence in operational management, safety standards and customer service.
We pride ourselves on the levels of professionalism and friendliness that our staff delivers on a continual basis. For our visitors to the Great Barrier Reef, we create an unforgettable experience that has minimal impact to the reef environment, is educational and relaxing whilst in a safe and friendly environment.
- Adult $289 (Off-Peak) $299 (Peak)
- Child (4-14) $189 (Off-Peak) $199 (Peak)
- Infant (0-3) FREE
- Family (2 adults & 2 kids) $767 (Off-Peak) $797 (Peak)
Peak season: 1st Apr – 23rd Apr | 25th Jun – 31st Oct | 21st Dec – 15th Jan 24 | 29th Mar – 31st Mar 24
Off peak: 24th Apr – 24th Jun | 1st Nov – 20th Dec | 16th Jan – 28th Mar 24
Please note On days with low passenger numbers or unsuitable weather conditions, it may be necessary to move people between Snorkel Only and Snorkel & Dive. On the rare occasions that this occurs they will pick the tour and locations that will provide the best possible outer reef experience. It may not be possible to provide notice prior to travelling.