1 Day Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef Tour - Calypso Reef Charters

Visiting three breathtaking Outer Reef sites onboard our snorkel only vessel with much of the reef's colour and marine life visible within the first few metres below the water's surface, snorkelling allows even the most apprehensive swimmer to view the reef.


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  • Calypso's vessel only travels with 65 to ensure maximum comfort, departs daily from Port Douglas
  • Incredible snorkelling experience on the Great Barrier Reef
  • Close proximity to vibrant coral gardens and marine life
  • Suitable for all swimmers, regardless of skill level
  • Encounter diverse marine species including clownfish, green turtles, stingrays, and more
  • Opal Reef offers a rich ecosystem with giant clams, maori wrasse, cods, and parrotfish
  • Comfortable 21-meter vessel with day bed style seating and spacious decks
  • Professional and experienced crew ensure a unique and personalized experience for every guest


  • Courtesy transfers from accommodation in the Port Douglas area
  • Morning and afternoon tea
  • Delicious buffet lunch
  • Quality snorkel and dive equipment
  • Wetsuits, lycra suits, prescription masks and flotation devices
  • Informative reef talk and guided snorkel tour
  • Fast safety/dive tender
  • Hot freshwater showers

Day 1: Calypso Snorkeling Only Vessel Full-Day Tour

Explore the very outer Great Barrier Reef in luxury and style with Calypso. Custom-designed vessels travel daily from Port Douglas to Opal and Agincourt Reefs, both regarded as some of the most significant sites of this natural wonder. Visiting three spectacular reef sites in one day, guests see the diversity of marine life and coral gardens. Catering to domestic and international guests, apprehensive snorkelers, and the avid diver, the team at Calypso Reef Cruises will ensure a safe and memorable day for all.

Meals: Lunch

Pickups: Boarding at 8.20 am for an 8.45 am departure from the Marina Mirage, Port Douglas

Transfers within Port Douglas are free. From Palm Cove & Northern Beaches, it's a $36 pp return and from Cairns it's a $40 pp return

Returns: Approximately 4.30 pm

What to bring

Swimwear, towel, hat, sunscreen and sunglasses
Change of clothes - showers are available on board

Cash or credit card for EMC, Cairns or Northern Beaches transfers and other purchases

Extra costs

An Environmental Management Charge of AU$6.50pp is payable onboard


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