2-Day/3-Day/4-Day Liveaboard from Cairns
Reef Encounter a floating hotel on the Great Barrier Reef! Well its actually a liveaboard dive/snorkel boat. From the outside, she looks a little tough, but on the inside it is paradise. Rooms are fantastic, large, clean all with Private Ensuite Bathrooms! The Crew! Did we talk about the Crew! We give it 5 stars out 5 for a very professional crew who love their jobs! Beautiful comfortable rooms, a stable boat with roaming reef permit, outstanding chef-prepared meals and visiting beautiful reef sites. Perfect for experienced divers, couples or snorkelers.
CHOOSE OPTION INCLUDES DIVES PRICE + TAXES TOTAL
Adult (Certified Diver) 2 Day/1 Night TWIN Share Room 6 $555.00 $30.00 $585.00
Adult (Certified Diver) 3 Day/2 Night TWIN Share Room 10 $835.00 $45.00 $880.00
Adult (Certified Diver) 4 Day/3 Night TWIN Share Room 14 $1115.00 $45.00 $1160.00
Adult (Snorkel) 2 Day/1 Night TWIN Share Room - $460.00 $30.00 $490.00
Adult (Snorkel) 3 Day/2 Night TWIN Share Room - $690.00 $45.00 $735.00
REMEMBER TO TRY ANY FORM OF DIVING YOU MUST BE MEDICALLY FIT WITH NO ASTHMA AND NOT BE TAKING ANY PRESCRIPTION MEDICATION. REEF ENCOUNTER HAVE A NO REFUND POLICY ON ANY DIVES NOT COMPLETED FOR WHATEVER REASON. ALSO ALLOW 24 HOURS AFTER DIVING BEFORE FLYING IN AN AIRPLANE.
ALL PRICES IN AUSTRALIAN DOLLARS
ALL CERTIFIED DIVES ARE UN-GUIDED. YOU CAN ORGANISE A DIVE GUIDE ON THE BOAT FOR $15 PER PERSON PER DIVE. ALL DIVE & SNORKEL GEAR IS INCLUDED.
INCLUDES ALL MEALS & BED LINEN
Reef Encounter know their stuff, operating out of Cairns for over 20 years they offer fantastic customer service, a beautiful liveaboard experience from Cairns. Catering to certified divers, snorkelers and people who would like to try a first-time introductory dive. With only a maximum of 42 passengers and 3 levels to relax between dives. Reef Encounter offers a fantastic overnight stay on the Great Barrier Reef. The day boat Reef Experience transfers passengers to and from Reef Encounter daily. Expect to dive with large schools of Humphead Parrot Fish, Mauri Wrasse, Sea Turtles, Large Schools of bait fish, Bright Colourful Coral Gardens with many different species of soft and hard corals.
Reef Encounter has a large semi-submerged platform located on the back deck of the boat. This makes it very easy to get in and out of the water. A crew member is always on hand to help you in and out of the water. Snorkel over beautiful coral gardens in only 2 meters of water. Spot giant clams, anemonefish, schooling trevally and much more! Life jackets and pool noodles are also available on the day, just ask the crew.
Certified Scuba Diving:
Like all the liveaboard dive boats in Cairns, on Reef Encounter all scuba dives are unguided. The idea of this is to give you the freedom to buddy up and explore the reefs in your own buddy pairs. The crew gives very detailed dive briefings and maps of each dive site. Note you can still organize a dive guide while out on the boat they do charge $15 per dive per person. Full dive gear is provided i.e. snorkel, fins, mask, BCD, regulator, dive computer, tanks, and weights are included. Wetsuits you need to hire for $5 per day, do this while out on the boat. Remember to bring your dive license on the day.
Introductory Scuba Diving:
Ever wanted to try scuba diving but never had the chance? Well, now you can! Join Reef Encounter and book the introductory scuba dive package. Full dive gear is provided. The dive consists of 10-minute instruction on the boat with the instructor and full dive gear. Once completed you enter the water and slowly descend to between 8 and 12 meters under the boat. From here your instructor will guide you around the Great Barrier Reef. This is a once in a lifetime experience for most people. All dives are completed on the Great Barrier Reef. *Remember you must be medically fit with no asthma and not taking any prescription medication to try scuba diving.
A variety of hot and cold meals served at your table. Enjoy Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Morning and Afternoon Tea are all included. The onboard chefs are famous for there galley gourmet! Let them know of any food requirements that you may need. Tea, Coffee, and water are served all day. Beers, Wine, and Alcohol can be purchased from the onboard bar. Please note no BYO. *Vegetarian and food allergy meal options are also available. Make a note in the comments of the booking form if you require any of these.
ALL PRICES IN AUSTRALIAN DOLLARS - NO BOOKING FEES