Big Cat Green Island Reef Cruises: Green Island Half Day + Skyrail Combo (C1)
Combine a trip to Green Island with Skyrail - a rainforest gondola journey - all in one day.
Green Island – AM
Green Island is a beautiful coral cay on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Green Island is a Marine National Park uniquely rainforested and surrounded by white sandy beaches and magnificent coral reefs and abundant marine life.
Your visit to allows you 2 hours at Green Island and included is the choice of snorkelling gear or a glass bottom boat tour. “Reef Rocket” is a modern comfortable air-conditioned highspeed catamaran with a relaxed atmosphere.
Travel time to Green Island is 45 minutes from Cairns. Passengers can take part in the many activities available or simply relax on the beach.
Our friendly crew will help you to organise your activities to make the most of your time on Green Island.
Lunch and Coach pick up at own expense.
Skyrail – PM
Skyrail is a unique rainforest experience taking you on an unforgettable journey over Australia’s World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforest and deep into the forest. Guests glide just metres above the canopy in Skyrail’s comfortable six-person gondola cabins which provide spectacular and uninterrupted views of the rainforest, tropical Cairns, the Coral Sea and the lush Cairns Highlands.
The Skyrail experience, spanning 7.5kms, includes time at two rainforest mid-stations where guests can alight from the cableway to learn more about this fascinating environment on Ranger guided boardwalk tours and at the Rainforest Interpretation Centre.
Big Cat Green Island Reef Cruises is owned and managed by experienced cruise operators, the Wallace family. Since 1979 the Wallace's have been perfecting the art of day touring on the
In 2008, The Wallace family's winning formula of friendly and helpful service earned Big Cat Green Island Reef Cruises an induction into the Tropical North Queensland Tourism Awards Hall of Fame after winning the Best Major and Transport Operator in 2004, 2006 and 2007.
Big Cat Green Island Reef Cruises specialises in discovering the Great Barrier Reef. Visitors are encouraged to view the wonderful underwater world of marine life and corals by participating in snorkelling, glass bottom boat or semi-submarine tours.
- Cruise to Green Island aboard “Reef Rocket” a modern catamaran
- Half day reef cruises allow 2 hrs on Green Island, departs 9am, back in Cairns 12.45pm
- Choice of Snorkelling Gear or Glass Bottom Boat tour ($16 extra to do both)
- Snorkelling demonstration & reef presentation en route to Green Island
- Use of Big Cat vessel during time at island as an air-conditioned base
**Coach transfers from accommodation are an optional extra**
- Journey to and from Kuranda aboard Skyrail
- Free time in Kuranda, the village in the rainforest
- Coach transfers back to accommodation
Departs Everyday except Christmas Day , Approx 9 hours duration .
Both Snorkel and Glass bottom boat Tour $16.00 per adult / $8.00 per child
Semi Sub Tour $20.00 per adult / $10.00 per child if pre booked.