Full Day Snorkel Great Barrier Reef

  • Duration
    8 hours
  • Category
    Snorkel & Dive
  • Location
    Hamilton Island
  • Operating Season
    All Year
  • Price

Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef and discover the vibrant coral and marine life at our bait reef locations. Experience the reef from the comfort of our premium purpose built vessel, hosted by our friendly and experienced team.

Hamilton Island - Full Day Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef
$285 Adult
Adult 15 years and over
$140 Child
Child 5 - 14 years

Experience a full-day Great Barrier Reef snorkeling adventure taking you to two selected moorings around Bait Reef, the closest of the outer reef locations, with a  minimum of 3.5 hours spent on location.

The reef is accessed by our premium custom designed dive/snorkel vessel, which has two levels of air conditioned luxury, lounge style seating, a partially shaded deck and fresh water hot and cold showers on-board. There is a full beam swim platform which makes entering and exiting the water a comfortable and easy experience.


  • 2 hours cruising to location each way
  • 3.5 hours on location 
  • Two different snorkeling locations around Bait Reef
  • Purpose built dive/snorkel vessel with easy water access
  • Healthy buffet style lunch, morning and afternoon tea included to refuel 
  • High quality snorkeling equipment including wetsuits/stinger suits and flotation jackets (if required)
  • Personalised snorkeling instructions for the not too confident

Please note: guests must be able to swim to participate in snorkeling. There will be a guide in the water for assistance, and floatation devices available for those that require them. 

Why Choose Explore?

  • Small Groups

    Smaller groups mean less crowded vessels and a more personalised experience.

  • Premium Vessel Fleet

    Travel in comfort and style on our premium purpose built vessel fleet.

  • Established Operator

    Explore has been operating tours and cruises in the Whitsundays for over 10 years.

  • Customer Experience

    Our friendly team go above and beyond to deliver an exceptional customer experience.