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Sailaway Reef and Island Tours

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Address: | Shop 18 The Reef Marina, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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+61 7 4099 4200
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07:30 - 19:30
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 19:30
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Sailaway Local and Visitors favorite, the original and authentic Low Isles...

Sailaway Local and Visitors favorite, the original and authentic Low Isles and Sunset experiences since 1985. Sailaway sisters IV & V luxury 'Lagoon' Catamarans sailed from France offer luxury reef and island day trips at 8.30am and 1.00pm, only 1 hour sail to the protected Coral Cay Great Barrier Reef Island. Relax on the white sandy beaches, snorkel over the magnificent coral gardens in the blue lagoon and swim with turtles in their natural habitat. Take a trip on the glass bottom boat, enjoy a superb buffet lunch, before pure sailing back to Port Douglas.

NEW Afternoon Cruise; Sail, island, snorkel and sunset combined, adults only. Absolutely the most relaxing experience on Great Barrier Reef

3 departures daily to suit you perfectly. Go Sailaway!

SAILAWAY #1 SUNSET SAILING "MUST DO' $60 New Hot/Cold Canapes menu, complementary drink and fully licensed bar. Highly recommended for Adults, amazing value and ambiance

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US$45.91*
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Sunset Sailing Cruise from Port Douglas
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US$189.75*
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Great Barrier Reef Sailing and Snorkeling Cruise from Port Douglas
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US$189.75*
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Afternoon Low Isles Snorkeling and Sailing Cruise from Port Douglas

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Simply stunning

Amazing snorkeling, fantastic and friendly staff, beautiful destination, amazing views and very good price. Simply a perfect day out with a very professional and well run... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Amazing snorkeling, fantastic and friendly staff, beautiful destination, amazing views and very good price. Simply a perfect day out with a very professional and well run company. Sheer bliss.

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Thank Fergus S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stellar! Crew was helpful, safety conscious and well informed. Guided snorkelling tours in the shallows or in the deeper parts of the reef. Great lunch - fresh tiger prawns, salads, bread rolls and falafel. I'm not particularly fit and don't love swimming (it's hard to get me in the water at home) but I managed the 'advanced' tour with Greg.... More 

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Thank Nina J
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My wife and I did an afternoon sail to the Low Isles on a 50' Lagoon catamaran. All members of the crew were extraordinarily polite and friendly. When it came time to go snorkeling the crew were so professional that my wife who has an inordinate fear of water and especially the ocean not only went snorkeling but stayed out... More 

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Thank Glen P
Queanbeyan, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My husband and I spent an amazing afternoon on the Sailaway tour snorkelling the GBR. Steve and Jane/jade made us felt like friends as soon as we got on board, cracking jokes but still being highly professional. We were served lovely snacks upon boarding, then were offered anywhere on the boat to sit so we sat in the best seat... More 

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Thank dippa1880
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We did the half day low Isles Tour and chose it because we wanted a more personalized experience (I think they usually take a max of 23 people but we were lucky enough to have only 8!). From the moment we arrived, the experience was amazing. The boat was new and clean, the food provided was tasty and fresh (with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a great time snorkelling for the first time ever! The boat was super lovely, staff were extremely funny and also very knowledgeable! Highly recommend it!

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Northbrook
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a perfect weather day on the Reef. The staff was so kind and patient to those of us snorkeling for the first time. Walking into the water from the beach was a great way to try to snorkel and gave me the confidence to go off the back of the boat and snorkel a 2nd time after lunch.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon tour with our fabulous hosts Richard & Jane. Highly recommend this experience to anyone visiting Nth Qld, (or great if you prefer snorkeling in shallow waters). We enjoyed a super day out, the snorkeling was a real highlight, and guided with Jane's expert knowledge about the reef, we saw huge turtles, giant clams, corals and fish... More 

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Sydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was a beautiful way to spend an afternoon and a good intro to seeing the Great Barrier Reef. The captain was great, everyone on our boat was friendly. I will say as a tip this is a slower more relaxed way to get out to the Low Isles. I would say it is more focused on the luxury boat... More 

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Thank Sarah T
Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We choose the half day tour as time was limited and didn't want to spend all day away. Departing at 1pm was perfect for us. The added bonus about this tour is there is a bar on the boat! The way out to the the Low Isles was a little rough but the water is so warm it wasn't an... More 

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