Best of the Great Barrier Reef

travel the great barrier reef
July 14, 2020
15 Days
Small-Ship Cruise
42 Guests
From $10,980
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Expedition Highlights

  • Discover the underwater wonders of the legendary Great Barrier Reef, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Come face-to-face with massive potato groupers at Cod Hole, and with luck, you'll have the opportunity to swin with the curious minke whales that migrate through these waters.
  • Enjoy daily excursions to explore pristine reefs and islands far from the tourist track, including remote Osprey Reef.
  • Take nature walkes on Lizard Island, keeping an eye out for Australian montior lizards and a variety of seabirds.
  • View fascinating Aboriginal art on remote Stanley Island.

Expedition Team

Coral Expeditions II

Purpose-built for cruising the Great Barrier reef the 42-guest Coral Expeditions II is the ideal size to access the very best dive and snorkel sites in the region. Refurbished in 2015, public spaces include a spacious lounge, small library, single-seating dining room, and a large sun deck. A fleet of Zodiacs are available for water sports and landing on remote shores, while a glass-bottom boat offers a chance to view the underwater wonders while staying dry. All ocean-view staterooms feature an en suite bathroom, individually controlled air-conditioning, and ample storage space.

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