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Passions of Paradise Reef Tour

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Dive, Snorkel, Sail the Great Barrier Reef aboard Passions of Paradise, Cairns newest and most luxurious catamaran. Sailing daily, let our friendly, dedicated staff introduce you to another world teeming with exotic fish life, coral gardens, and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Reef Fleet Terminal | 1 Spence St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4041 1600
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All reviews fish reef tour scuba diving marine life these guys day trip crew members both locations beautiful boat stinger suits cheese and crackers buffet lunch biscuits morning tea friendly crew different locations food was great
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Reviewed today via mobile

Had a wonderful day out yesterday, the crew couldn't do enough to make sure everyone felt comfortable and safe. Equipment was clean and in good order, food fabulous and snorkeling amazing. Thank you Remi for your talk on reef life and conservation. I've been on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed today via mobile

Had a fab day, amazing crew, so professional and accommodating. Lunch was great too. Only thing I can suggest is the stinger suits need replenishing, the first one I was given absolutely stank of someone’s B.O under the armpits and the second one had a...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jamest1986
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I loved this day, my 12yr old son and I took the Barrier Reef day trip to snorkel. Both being beginners, we were so impressed with the helpful and encouraging crew member Kate who helped us feel safe out there in the big blue. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shezcross
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I used to live in Cairns and have dived and snorkelled the reef, but left about 15 years I wanted to take my family on a snorkeling adventure and asked friends still living in the area for advice. Passions of Paradise was the go to...More

Thank melissam717
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was the best choice we could have made going to see the Great Barrier Reef! The crew on this boat is awesome. The crew was super personable, funny, and you could tell they got along really well which made it feel like you were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Stefanie316
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

From the beginning to end of the journey, the crew was thoughtful, fun, considerate, and kept us feeling safe. The boat had a lovely setup that encouraged lounging and meeting the other folks on the excursion. The dive/snorkel sites were well chosen, the food was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alliean22
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went out yesterday. The weather in Cairns was awful, it basically was a storm. But the crew was optimistic and cheerful, you could tell that they knew what they were doing. Very caring and friendly. The food was amazing and the reef just blew...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A life changing experience present by some amazing people The crew went above and beyond and displayed god-like care and patience with every passenger included my sea sick fiancé I will be returning and recommending passions to everyone I know

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 4053josh
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Crew was really really nice and so was the food. I was just snorkeling, but I only heard good things about the diving crew! They also took good care of all the people that got seasick. Food was great as well! Loved this trip.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank joke251
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

As a local I cannot say enough to praise this boat and crew. From check in til end of day passengers are made to feel valued and important. The crew actually seem to want us there. So often these days the backpacker divemaster is more...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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patti d
16 January 2019|
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Response from marianneo925 | Reviewed this property |
You wear a suit provides which helps with that plus jellyfish we never saw any. The crew sort the suit it’s super easy u should just go and enjoy have fun
25 November 2018|
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Response from amanda D | Reviewed this property |
Goggles create a suction to your face... even if they did fit it probably be really painful. My boyfriend is practically blind and used contacts and didn’t have an issue, if contacts aren’t an option I would go out and buy... More
2 November 2018|
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Response from PassionsTeam P | Property representative |
Hi Vicky, We take 100 passengers plus our crew :) The boat was originally built for 140 so there is tons of space!