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Reef Experience

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Address: 100 Abbott St | Cairns, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 21:00
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One Great Day at One Great price includes : city bus transfers, 2...

One Great Day at One Great price includes : city bus transfers, 2 spectacular Outer Barrier Reef locations, breakfast, wetsuit hire, 6 hours at the Reef, Marine Biologist Reef presentation, lunch, glass bottom boat, reef levies, afternoon tea your choice of an introductory dive or a certified dive. For people who can’t swim or aren’t confident in the water our friendly crew will take them on a guided snorkelProudly locally family owned and operated.

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We were 2 families with young children and had booked Reef Experience for our Great Barrier Reef tour...the welcome and hospitality was superb...I was celebrating my birthday and... read more

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Chennai
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38 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were 2 families with young children and had booked Reef Experience for our Great Barrier Reef tour...the welcome and hospitality was superb...I was celebrating my birthday and most of the staff members wished me personally...they were were friendly and took good care of us...the vegetarian food options were also good...good selection of salads...will definitely recommend all my friends.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff of reef experience was very polite and helpful in all occasions. I did two dives both with lance. He was very friendly and professional. I lost my camera on the water bed and he found it for me.

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An awesome experience. From the minute you step aboard to the minute you get off. The crew were friendly and attentive and made you feel welcome and important to them. Everything is looked after. The meals were great and there was plenty of it. The snorkelling was great and scuba diving included was an added bonus. We qould definately go... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The boat is nice, the reef locations are ok (my third trip there), however a few things spoilt the experience. The crew was over the top backpacker-ish type guys. They had no decent flippers to use, and the snorkel and mask I got initially almost fell apart. It took a few times to get everything right - something I wouldn't... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
49 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We very much enjoyed our trip to the Great Barrier Reef, with Reef Experience. The tour was very organised, with friendly and helpful staff throughout. We visited 2 reef locations, and saw turtles, sharks, and plenty of fish and coral. We chose this tour as we could do an introductory dive, neither of us had dived before. Our instructor (Matt?)... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two days ago I took my tour to the Great Barrier Reef with Reef Experience. I'd absolutely recommend the company and their service any time. I've chosen to go with them due to their no hidden costs approach and went home absolutely amazed. Pickup went smooth at 7:25 from my Hostel (as did drop off at about 4:50). The boat... More 

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Sydney
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75 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great crew , good food and gluten free taken care of. Assisted snorkelling for those not confident in the water plus glass bottom boat available. Wonderful day and would go again for sure.

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1 Thank aimz777
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These guys are first rate. Loved the marine biology guided tour with Harry -- should invest more time in that. I liked learning more about what I was seeing instead of just aimlessly wandering. Pat also knows his stuff when it comes to underwater photography. He'll help make your trip even more memorable. Would highly recommend them and will likely... More 

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After spending an overnight on Reef Encounter we then did a dayboat Top Deck option on Reef Experience. Well from the initial welcome and hearty breakfast in the Top Deck cabin we started the day in style. We attended the marine ecology lecture and then Justin, our designated guide, looked after us splendidly with expert instruction on kitting up and... More 

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1 Thank Barry W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was an absolutely incredible experience that I would highly recommend! The staff/ crew were all very friendly, accommodating, helpful and funny! I went Scuba diving for the first time and the guide was so helpful and supportive, as all of the crew were! They were always checking to make sure everybody was safe and did a head count to... More 

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