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“Disappointing”

Cairns Premier Reef & Island Tours
Ranked #5 of 8 things to do in Edge Hill
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Reviewed 5 January 2015

I got this tour through a travel agent and I was utterly disappointed. The day of the tour I made my way to the Terminal and the company was the last one to openthe check-in. We board and quickly it seems there is not enough (decent) seating space for th 75 passengers. Breakfast is allright and lunch pretty good. However for a solo traveller nothing is attempted to make the passengers interact. Crew is busy and not always listening (I needed something specific and had to ask five tilmes). The first spot of snorkeling has strong currents and can seem difficult for the not so good swimmer. The crew has rings but when five people cling into one... The experience is not enjoyable. The second spot is beautiful. The day should have a beach stop considering the lack of space on the boat (though people claim benches and lie down taking all the space). The fruit in the afternoon snack was pretty poor. I did not enjoy my day but a couple or a family might more.

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Reviewed 1 November 2014

Fantastic boat, fantastic crew, fantastic reef stops and fantastic food!! Staff were so informative and helpful! My boyfriend can't swim and they made sure he felt as ease in the water when snorkelling! The glass bottom boat is also great! Lunch and afternoon snacks were also great! The reef stops were fab seeing loads of fish and corals! Although everything was great it really is the crew members that make this boat so enjoyable, with their relaxing approach and helpful ways! Best day of our holiday so far

Thank NicolaThinks
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Reviewed 17 September 2014

Wow the barrier reef as it is but the crew made it even better so friendly full of knowledge and laughs . Amazing food all day such great value for money ! A must for any traveller

Thank k8ith
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

Snorkelling , Glass bottom boat, Semi submarine ride, the fabulous coral reef, the fauna, fishes of all shapes , sizes and colours. Two eyes weren't enough to feast on this sumptuous sights. Never miss an opportunity for anything else.

Thank XLRAM
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Reviewed 25 August 2014

an interesting and informative trip to one of the smaller reef trips you can do, dont forget to do the glass bottomed boat trips over the reef.

Thank Jim M
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