Tours & Activities

See our friendly Reception staff for all your tour bookings and information you need while you enjoy your stay in Cairns. 

Our top recommendations:

Sunlover Reef Cruises: Moore Reef Day Cruise

Discover and explore the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef. Our comfortable air-conditioned catamarans depart daily from Cairns for our Moore Reef pontoon where you can enjoy 4 hours at the reef featuring an impressive array of complimentary inclusions such as snorkelling, glass bottom boat and semi-submersible coral reef viewing tours, anunderwater observatory, marine life touch tank and a sumptuous seafood buffet lunch. There are also a variety of optional extras available including scuba diving, guided snorkelling and Seawalker Helmet Diving. Sunlover Reef Cruises offers genuine value for money to enhance our visitors experience, regardless of age and ability, to discover the beauty and diversity of the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef. Even if you cannot swim you will still enjoy a complete Great Barrier Reef experience with Sunlover Reef Cruises. Book your accommodation directly with Hides Hotel reservations, and recieve 10% off Moore Reef Day Tours to the Outer Great Barrier Reef. To make your booking, call 1800 079 266 or email email/hidesres)(oceangroup.com.au. Direct bookings only. 

 

Sunlover Reef Cruises : Seawalker Helmet Dive or Introductory Scuba Dive Combo

Join Sunlover Reef Cruises out to the Outer Great Barrier Reef and get up close and personal to the amazing marine life by trying our famous Seawalker Helmet Dive or an exciting Introductory Scuba Dive. If you ever wanted to try Scuba Diving, this is your opportunity for an experience of a lifetime, conducted and instructed by our qualified instructors. Or try our Seawalker and experience the underwater world without getting your hair wet! There is no experience necessary. Ask at Reception for our great package prices. (Diving is subject to a medical test). 

This May, Sunlover's Dive Combo Super Special is back! Book Sunlover's Moore Reef Day to the Outer Great Barrier Reef plus the choice of either an Introductory Scuba Dive OR Seawalker Helmet Dive. $269 per adult (save $30) and $179 per child (save $30).

2 day Tropic Wings & Sunlover Reef Cruises

Combine your Great Barrier Reef experience with Sunlover Reef Cruises, with a second day tour to famous Kuranda Village with Tropic Wings Coach Tours. Day 2 includes Kuranda Scenic Railway, entry to Rainforestation Nature Park, BBQ lunch, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and return bus transfers from Cairns city accommodation. Conditions apply. See Reception for details and bookings.

2 Day Raging Thunder White Water Rafting & Sunlover Reef Cruises

Day one includes a full outer reef experience with Sunlover Reef Cruises departing from the Reef Fleet Terminal. Day two includes a full day Tully raft adventure with Raging Thunder, Rafting, grade 3 & 4, BBQ lunch, accommodation transfers and all tuition. No experience necessary. Departs Cairns 6:30am returns 5:30pm. Min age 13 years and adult price applies.

2 Day Raging Thunder Ballooning & Sunlover Reef Cruises

Day one includes a full outer reef experience with Sunlover Reef Cruises departing from Reef Fleet Terminal. Day two includes a Balloon Adventure with Raging Thunder, 30 minute scenic balloon flight, souvenir flight certificate and accommodation transfers. Departs Cairns 4:15am returns 10:15 am. Child age 4-14 years.

Nautlius Aviation Helicopter Scenic Flight & Sunlover Reef Cruises

Enjoy a full day outer reef experience with Sunlover Reef Cruises, in conjunction with an exciting and breathtaking 10 minute scenic helicopter flight with Nautilus. Their state of the art helicopter will pick you up from the Sunlover pontoon and take you away for a fantastic bird’s eye view of the Great Barrier Reef as it stretches out into the horizon. Conditions apply. See Reception for details and bookings.

2 day Skyrail Rainforest Cableway & Sunlover Reef Cruises

Day one includes an outer reef experience with Sunlover Reef Cruises departing from the Reef Fleet Terminal. Day two includes one way Skyrail and one way Kuranda Scenic Rail. Free time in Kuranda to explore the Heritage Markets or Wildlife Sanctuaries. Return bus transfers from Cairns city accommodation. Conditions apply.

*Diamond view is an optional upgrade.

Our Reception staff can help with all your tour bookings and information.