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Calypso Reef Cruises

#6 of 52 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Port Douglas Features Animals
| Corner Warner & Grant Streets, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 6999
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Great memories are built on great experiences and Calypso delivers both. From the dive enthusiast to the less experienced swimmer, Calypso Snorkel & Dive provides a unique and personalised experience for each guest. Calypso pride themselves on providing a fast, stable and enjoyable ride to the outer reef without over crowding the vessel. As an advanced eco certified operator, Calypso is committed to the protection of the reef through continual innovation, conservation and preservation processes.
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| Corner Warner & Grant Streets, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 6999

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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant day, obviously the reef was spectacular but the whole experience was great. The crew (Alistair, Megan, Dan and Ben) were wonderful, very friendly and knowledgeable. We visited 3 different reefs and there was plenty of opportunities for food and drink. The staff were...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago

The first stop was not very impressive, the next two ones were beautiful! Enough time to enjoy yourself around; I tried to follow the snorkel guided tour but couldn't really hear so I preferred just explore around. You get better views snorkelling than diving. The...More

Thank 494Guiller
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Such an awesome experience. My family and I went on this tour and it was amazing. They took us to the best parts of the reef and we had heaps of time to snorkel. The lunch was great and the boat was perfect for people...More

Thank Eliza D
Reviewed 4 days ago

You've gotta do this! It's a half day tour and you get a couple of hours on the reef snorkelling before the crowds arrive. Our crew Ben, Rochelle and Reece were great. We enjoyed hearing the history of the island from Ben and Rochelle gives...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked both of our trips with this company and had an amazing day each trip to both snorkel spots! The crew on each trip were fantastic and looked after everyone very well. They were very accommodating and happy to share their knowledge of each...More

Thank Matthew Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my two kids (6&8 years) on a full day outer reef snorkelling trip with Calypso and cannot speak highly enough of the experience and the staff. 3 different snorkelling spots offering a myriad of different sights from coral formations to sea animals. Moree eels,...More

Thank mierpaul
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took the half day trip to low Isles with them. Staff were friendly and helpful. We were a little disappointed. Staff spoke of the vibrant colours of the coral and the crystal clear water, also their advertising material show vibrant colors, nether of which we...More

Thank fran g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very well informed staff who gave our boat group a great morning despite rocky weather to start. We had the option of glass bottom boat or snorkel information sessions and still had plenty of time to snorkel on our own after this. Thank you to...More

Thank Lorene29
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Water so calm, crew were great we didn't snorkel, we did the glass bottom boat, we saw a little coral a big clam or two & some colourful fish, we also saw where poor Steve Irwin was taken immediately after the ray got him &...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superb day. Sometimes tricky to entertain a family of teenage boys plus a reluctant swimmer- mother. Calypso team on Ten today entertained us all. Great crew, reassuring, confident, knowledgable. Snorkelling great. The noodles (we Brits call them woggles) made all the difference to me as...More

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20 June 2017|
Response from KrisFF | Reviewed this property |
It was rough when we went out in late May. Lots of sea sick people. We took a sea sick tablet before we left and were fine. You should contact them and ask.
Karen S
26 February 2017|
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Response from reef83 | Property representative |
Hello Karen, Typically March isn't a busy time of year, however school holidays for Queensland and Victoria start on the 1st April. If you do want to dive, I would recommend booking in advance as we have limited diving... More
Varda C
14 February 2017|
Response from reef83 | Property representative |
Hello, Yes we operate on Christmas Day and will be again in 2017. Currently the price hasn't been set but will be approximately $311.50 including $6.50 Environmental Management Charge. We will have a set price in a couple... More