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Dive to Adventure

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The one that discovers the underwater delights of The Great Barrier Reef and more

Duration
3 Days
Places
2 places

Visiting Cairns, Great Barrier Reef

Is this trip for me?

Travel Style

Sailing

Group Size

Max 30 people

Transport Style

Dive boat

  • Only $200 deposit to book
  • Part pay financing available with UpLift
  • No change fees
  • No booking fees

What's included?

2 nights accommodation

2 nights in Boat

Like any real diver, you'll be spending a few days aboard the dive boat.

7 Meals

2 Dinner, 3 Lunch, 2 Breakfast

All the scrumptious fare is provided aboard the dive boat.

Team

Expert Dive Instructor and Captain and Crew

An expert Dive Instructor to teach you the essentials. A Captain and Crew while you're out on the water. This is your team. Trusted Contiki partners who are specialised, smart, friendly, fun, and integral to your adventure.

Transport

All transport included during the trip

Australia isn't the easiest land to traverse, but we know this wild island better than most. Whether it's internal flights, scenic local trains or air conditioned coaches, our included transport will speed you from A-B in comfort, safety and style.

Experiences

TOP EXPERIENCES ON THIS TRIP:

- Tick off the world heritage site of the impossibly beautiful Great Barrier Reef of Australia
- Take a peek at some 1,500 species of fish, one third of the world's soft coral and over 130 species of sharks and rays
- Get your sea legs with two nights spent adrift on the pristine Coral Sea
- Spend your days getting salty bu diving or snorkelling to see this marine playground up close
- Soak up rays on the deck of the boat with a cool drink in one hand and a book in the other
- Spend balmy nights under the stars lulled by the soft sway of the boat and company of your fellow travellers

*This experience is a Free Time Add-on and not included in trip costs
Scram from the mainland & get out amongst the Coral Sea where the Great Barrier Reef is waiting. 11 dive opportunities are yours to scout, including a guided night dive for those feeling brave. 3-nights spent drifting over the ocean & endless salt soaked adventure & sea life encounters; your mermaid tail will be very much wagging.

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Dive to Adventure

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Great Barrier Reef
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Are flights included in my trip?

International flights to/from the destination your trip starts and ends in are not included in the cost of the trip, and must be purchased separately. You can book these independently if you want to shop around for the best quote, or through your travel agent.

Any flights you take during your Contiki are included in the cost of your trip. On certain Australian trips we use planes to get you from A to B as quickly as possible, and all of this is included.

What documents do I need to travel?

Depending on your nationality, you may require visas to enter Australia & New Zealand. You are fully responsible for obtaining all necessary visas prior to the departure of your trip. Contiki is not legally permitted to knowingly allow anybody who does not have a valid visa (if required) to join a trip. Visa & other entry & exit conditions such as currency, arrival/ departure taxes, customs & quarantine regulations change regularly, so make sure you stay up-to-date before you travel. See here for more info: https://www.australia.gov.au/information-and-services/immigration-and-visas
https://www.immigration.govt.nz/new-zealand-visas/options/visit
It is also essential that you have any necessary vaccinations & comply with all laws of the countries visited.

What are the luggage restrictions?

On our Australia & New Zealand trips, you can bring one bag or suitcase of 73cm x 50cm x 25cm (29” x 20” x 10”), with a max weight of 20kg (44lbs) plus one piece of hand luggage suitable as a carry-on for flights.

What do the Contiki team do?

People are at the heart of everything we do, and our team is what makes our trips the best. Our worldwide On-Road Team, locally based staff & network of Local Guides are all extensively trained & widely travelled, & are the best in the business. But we know it’s not just about training, it’s about passion & our team have it in their blood. 
Your Trip Manager is like your walking, talking guidebook – just for you. They plan your itinerary every day, organise your food and accomodation and book your Free Time Add ons, and because they know everything about where you’re going, you will too. Your Drivers are the experts on getting you from A to B efficiently and safely in Australia & New Zealand. They know their way around like the back of their hands & they’ll drop you at your door & unload your bags for you. Local Guides provide specialist knowledge when you need it, like when you’re journeying into the bush, and will always help you avoid the tourist traps.

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