Big Cat Green Island Reef cruises allows you to enjoy the beauty of Green Island part of the Great Barrier Reef with a full day return ferry departing from Cairns.
Big Cat Green island is one of the most popular activities when visiting Far North Queensland. Choose to snorkel, dive, stay dry or view the spectacular underwater reefs in our semi submarine or glass bottom boat. Most importantly, laze on the white sandy beach.
Big Cat Green Island full day return ferry allows flexibility during your adventure so you can enjoy time at the Great Barrier Reef whilst maximising your time on this fabulous tropical island.
Even though this is a return ferry option, you can purchase and upgrade to snorkel hire for the island.
Otherwise lunch, glass bottom boat, semi sub, snorkel safari are all optional extras.
As a result Big Cat Green island is a fantastic day out for families, friends, or the solo traveller
Arrive Firstly, check in at Reef Fleet Terminal, Cairns
Departure Sit back and relax and talk with our friendly team while you cruise to Green Island
Explore the Island Walk the rainforest, visit Marineland and find a good spot to settle in
Snorkeling or Glass Bottom Boat Snorkel right off the beach around the island! If you prefer a more adventurous learning experience, sign up for a Guided Snorkel Experience ( optional extra)
Lunch Enjoy the cool air conditioned and comfortable seating inside the large catamaran for lunch. ( optional extra)
Semi Submarine During your time on the island, explore the depths of the surrounding reef around Green Island with an expert guide (optional extra)
Snorkel Safari Drift snorkel on the outer wall section of Green Island, famous for its extensive coral formations and schools of fish with a marine biologist commentary. (optional extra)
Relax and Shop Green Island has various shops for that ice cream break and souvenirs. Showers etc are available too
Depart Green Island Finally review photos, relax and cruise back to Cairns
Cruise to Green Island by catamaran
9 am departure 5 hours to enjoy Green Island
Snorkelling demonstration & reef presentation en route to Green Island
Use the Big Cat vessel during time on island and use as your air-conditioned base