Down Under Cruise and Dive is a local family tour operator. Recently voted #5 Best Day Cruise in the World and #4 Travel Experience in Australia by Tripadvisor 2020!
This is your one-stop-shop of Great Barrier Reef experiences at an affordable price in luxury comfort and has been a locally owned and operated company for over 30 years!
Departing Cairns, Evolution is the fastest, most luxurious 35-metre reef vessel offering a comfortable and affordable outer Great Barrier Reef Full Day Cruise. With five hours of reef time visiting two spectacular reef locations, this tour offers you more time to experience the world’s most famous National Park. A gourmet lunch, together with a free glass of wine and snack on the return journey provides a level of service and comfort unmatched.
Take your experience to the next level and cruise to the reef in style via the private luxury Gold Class suite or dial up the adventure with a helicopter scenic flight or up to three introductory or certified dives! They also offer marine biology lessons/tours, semi-submersible coral viewing tours, and PADI dive courses.
Note: due to COVID-19 Restrictions, the semi-submarine and PADI Dive Courses are not operational.
Service TypesAdventure and Outdoors Tours Air, Helicopter and Balloon Tours Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours Nature and wildlife
ActivitiesSailing Scuba Diving Snorkelling Swimming
Disabled AssistanceDisabled access available
MembershipAustralian Tourism Export Council Queensland Tourism Industry Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
AccreditationATEC COVID Ready/ WTTC Safe Travels Stamp COVID Clean Practicing Business COVID Safe ECO Certified (Advanced Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia Professional Association of Diving Instructors