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Great Barrier Reef Day Tour from Hervey Bay

At Lady Elliott Island on the Great Barrier Reef, you can step off the beach and snorkel, swim or dive or just simply relax and soak in the atmosphere.

Highlights

Pristine section of Great Barrier Reef
Spectacular Lady Elliott Island
40 minute scenic flight
Glass bottom boat tour
Guided walks
Delicious hot & cold buffet lunch

What you need to know

Lady Elliott is a true coral cay island located at the southern tip of the Great Barrier Reef. The island is regarded as one of the best diving and snorkelling locations on the reef and is famous for its unspoilt coral reef and amazing array of spectacular marine life. With exceptionally clear water year round, visitors will discover a diverse range of coral and colourful fish, and they might even encounter turtles, dolphins and our resident Manta Rays.

This once in a lifetime day trip is all inclusive with return flights to Lady Elliott Island from Hervey Bay Airport, welcome drink, orientation tour, glass bottom boat tour, guided snorkel tour, snorkelling equipment, hot & cold buffet lunch, afternoon guided tour and use of island day guest facilities. If you are short on time and would love to visit the Great Barrier Reef, this is the tour for you. Book online today!

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Inclusions

  • 6 -7 Hours to explore the island and reef
  • Return “Scenic” Air Transfers
  • Guided Reef Walk Tour at Low Tide (tide dependent)
  • Combine Glass Bottom Boat /Guided Snorkel Tour
  • Island tours
  • Buffet Lunch (hot & cold buffet)
  • Fish Feeding in the Lagoon Fish Pool
  • Use of Snorkel Equipment (Mask, Snorkel, Fins)
  • Snorkel lesson in the Resort Pool (if required)
  • Use of Day Guest Facilities (Shower Facilities & Towels)
  • Environmental Management Charge

Exclusions

  • Hotel transfers. Tours depart from Hervey Bay Airport, only a short taxi ride from the centre of Hervey Bay

Highlights

  • Spectacular 40 minute scenic flight from the Hervey Bay
  • The only day tour of it's type in Australia
  • View one of the most pristine sections of Australia's Great Barrier Reef from the air as well as from above and below the water
  • One of the best snorkelling and diving locations on the Great Barrier Reef
  • Guided tour on a glass bottom boat
  • Snorkel amongst the most amazing coral formations and marine creatures
  • The coral gardens surrounding the island are a breeding and feeding area for the giant "kites of the sea" Manta Rays
  • Aerial views of Fraser Island
  • Delicious hot and cold buffet lunch including beer, wine and soft drink

Tour Times

  • Tours depart daily from Hervey Bay at approximately 8.10am and return at approximately 4.40pm. Flying time to Lady Elliott Island from Hervey Bay is approximately 40 minutes

What to Bring

  • Swimsuit
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera

Hotel Pickup

If you have booked a hotel

  • Prior to completing your purchase, enter your hotel name in the 'Add Booking Notes' section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your hotel pick up time

If you have not yet booked a hotel

  • If you have not yet booked a hotel, enter the words 'hotel not known' in the 'Add Booking Notes' section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your hotel pick up time

If you do not require a hotel pick up

  • If you do not require a hotel pick up and will be meeting the tour at the tour departure point, enter the words 'not required' in the 'Add Booking Notes' section of the shopping cart. Once your booking is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation tour voucher with complete tour operator details. You will be required to contact the tour operator a minimum of 48hrs prior to your day of travel to reconfirm your tour. Tour departure point is listed above and on your confirmation tour voucher

Additional Information

  • One light backpack only for all day tours
  • All activities are subject to weather and tide conditions
  • Travel insurance is recommended
  • Please provide each passenger's name in the booking note
  • Secure lockers are available, please enquire at reception (small fee applies)

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Cruise vessel subject to change without notice
  • Flights operate daily except Christmas Day 25 December. At the completion of purchase, you will need to contact the tour operator to book in a flight time that suits you (Tour Operator details will be printed in your tour voucher
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements
  • Prices are seasonal and are constantly changing. The from price displayed may not always be the price you are going to pay, as once you click on your specified date, the price will change to reflect the price for that date/season. Please note that in some cases where you cannot click on a date to obtain the price, please call us so we can assist you
  • Cancellation fees apply

Great Barrier Reef Day Tour from Hervey Bay

Hervey Bay Airport, Don Adams Drive, Hervey Bay, QLD 4655