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Ocean Safari Great Barrier Reef Experience in Cape Tribulation

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    Stop At: Ocean Safari, Cape Tribulation Road The Turtle Rock Cafe, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873 Australia

    This shared tour begins at 8am at Cape Tribulation beach where guests board the vessel bound for the tropical waters of the Great Barrier Reef. The Ocean Safari vessel is based on the original design of a rescue craft and is a rigid inflatable boat driven by 700hp engines. The experienced Skipper and Eco Host ensure the trip is filled with fun and appreciation of the Great Barrier Reef and the coastal rainforest of the Daintree, two world heritage areas side by side. Magical memories like these sometimes only happen once in a lifetime. On most days, the rainforest can be seen along the mainland beach whilst snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef. Swim alongside sea turtles, which is found in abundance swimming over reefs full of colorful coral, along with myriads of tropical fish, eagle rays, giant clams and starfish.off the Daintree Coast

    Courtesy pickups from Cape Tribulation accommodation are included and the Ocean Safari has an Advanced Eco Accreditation. The tour ends at approximately 12:30pm and your return will be at the original departure point.

    Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes

    Pass By: Cape Tribulation Beach, Cape Tribulation, Queensland Australia

    Ocean Safari departs Cape Tribulation Beach to visit the pristine Great Barrier Reef in just 25 minutes.

    Pass By: Daintree National Park, Tropical Research Station, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873 Australia

    Ocean Safari operates from the Daintree National Park to the Great Barrier Reef, from rainforest to reef where two World Heritage sites meet.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Turtle Rock Cafe, Cape Tribulation Rd, Cape Tribulation QLD 4873, Australia

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Courtesy transfers from local accommodation. Ocean Safari check-in office inside the Turtle Rock Cafe, Cape Tribulation Rd, Cape Tribulation. Tour returns to original departure point.
    Duration
    4h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Visit two reef sites
    • 2 hours exploring the underwater world and swimming with turtles
    • All snorkeling equipment
    • Personalised snorkel instruction
    • Reef interpretation talks and eco appreciation presentations
    • Courtesy pick up and drop off
    • National Park fees
    • Tour escort/host
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • Environmental Management Charge (Reef Tax)
    • Professional guide
    Exclusions
    • Drinks
    • Sunsuit/wetsuits available for hire
    • Food and drinks (available to purchase)
    • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Group Maximum 25 travelers
    • Swimmers: a bag including a towel and hat, jacket during winter to protect you from wind and for warmth after snorkeling.
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Had a great morning tour with Billy and Brett on Ocean Safari! Even just the boat trip itself is fun, in a speedboat gliding across the ocean blasting some banger tunes. We had absolutely perfect, calm conditions and the boat ride out was smooth as. I imagine it could get pretty
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    Went out on the morning tour with Raz & Brett. Had an absolute blast, their knowledge & attention to detail & safety was great without being over the top. The Reef that we were taken to was just stunning, so much to see. Highly recommend this tour to anyone!!
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    Response from OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari Great Barrier Reef Experience in Cape Tribulation
    Responded 5 days ago
    Hi Jo, Thanks so much for your review. Brett and Raz are thrilled you enjoyed your trip with them. We hope you made some killer memories to treasure forever. Thanks Team Ocean Safari
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    Brett and Billy were amazing tour leaders on this wonderful trip to the reef. We went with four young children (youngest 3) and they all had a great time. Brett and Billy were extremely knowledgeable and happy to help out with anything. The reef was amazing (we did the Low Isles
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    Response from OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari Great Barrier Reef Experience in Cape Tribulation
    Responded 1 week ago
    Hi Erin, Thanks so much for your review. The Boys are thrilled you enjoyed your day and what great weather you were lucky to have too! Look forward to seeing you again next time Thanks Team Ocean Safari
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    Great trip. The boat ride to cay was worth the money, great fun. Once in the water the coral is amazing, surprising colours, green, blue, purple and pinks. Then the turtles appear. Saw no less than six different turtles over the two swims. Amazing view of a massive green
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    Response from OceanRafting_Safari, Manager at Ocean Safari Great Barrier Reef Experience in Cape Tribulation
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Hey There, 6 Turtles in one morning!!! How amazing!!! So glad you enjoyed your trip and we hope you treasure your memories with us forever. Thanks Team Ocean Safari
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    We had been planning this trip for a few months but I was a little confused and skeptical of many of the companies offering trips out to the reef. We are lucky enough to have snorkeled in amazing places around the world, but I was hoping the reef, in my own country, would be as
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    Response from OceanRafting_Safari, Front Office Manager at Ocean Safari Great Barrier Reef Experience in Cape Tribulation
    Responded 2 weeks ago
    Hi There, Raz and Billy are so pleased you enjoyed your trip. They really do have the best jobs in the world and they love showing people our amazing reef! Thanks Team Ocean Safari
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    • Duration: 4h 30m
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Instant confirmation
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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