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Receive complimentary hotel pickup to your boat tour at the Reef Marina. Begin the cruise from Port Douglas to the Low Isles with an afternoon tea on this adults-only cruise.Take in the scenic views and the tropical breeze from the luxury catamaran as you head to the isles.

Once you arrive, you are free to sunbathe on the beach or snorkel around the sheltered lagoon to discover some of the marine life. Take a guided snorkel tour and learn about the underwater creatures and corals of the Great Barrier Reef. If you prefer to stay dry, hop aboard the glass-bottom boat tour and explore the underwater sea life with informative commentary.

Enjoy an afternoon tea with canapes and a glass of wine or beer as you admire the sunset over the Coral Sea. Head back to Port Douglas where a complimentary shuttle service will bring you back to your hotel.

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Overview
Explore one of the world’s natural wonders on this 5.5-hour tour of the Great Barrier Reef from Port Douglas. Discover coral reefs teeming with tropical fish and enjoy a guided snorkel tour, go at your own pace, or take a glass-bottom boat tour. Hop on the luxury catamaran to learn more about the local marine life, while sailing around the Low Isles.
Highlights
  • Visit the Great Barrier Reef with an afternoon cruise around the Low Isles
  • Take a guided snorkeling tour or go at your own pace to explore the reef
  • Enjoy on-board commentary from your guide about the local wildlife
  • Soak up the scenery from the boat and the glass-bottom boat tour
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Awesome day! Swam with a turtle !!

Thank you to the great team of very professional and friendly crew : Jazz the skipper who can reverse Park a Catamaran with here eyes shut, Greg the passionate environmental scientist could explain everything about marine life and Louisa the bubbly and lovely crew member...More

Thank Stephane L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Don't wasre your money on Low Isles if it's low tide and windy

Went to Low Isles for afternoon and sunset cruise. The wind was greater than 15 knots and there was a low tide. No visibility for my GoPro - low tide meant coral was too close to surface - so close that I cut my knee...More

Thank StuartRobbie55
Reviewed August 7, 2018
Expensive, but worth it

Came out to Australia to celebrate a milestone birthday with family - no way were we going back without experiencing the Great Barrier Reef. We checked out a couple of options and chose this Low Isles cruise with Sailaway as a less crowded option. The...More

Thank BristolDiggs
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile
Great barrier reef

Absolutely loved my day out on this excursion! Well worth it! Staff were amazing, the boat was gorgeous and the refreshments were excellent.

Thank Alex W
Reviewed August 4, 2018
Low Isles is disappointing

We did the afternoon low isles cruise and sunset sail. Having been to the outer reef the day before, Low Isles was disappointing. The water was very murky because of the sand and silt from the island, which meant visibility was difficult whilst snorkelling. Guiding...More

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