SAILAWAY

invites you to enjoy "a day to remember" with a reef and island sail for snorkelling and exploring Low Isles, an unspoilt coral cay on Australia's Great Barrier Reef.

Sailing Snorkelling - Valid to 30 Jun 2014

Adult: $215.00
Child: $130.00
Family: $620.00

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Sailing Snorkelling - Valid from 01 Jul 2015

Adult: $225.00
Child: $155.00
Family: $684.00

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No optional extras available

Sailaway is a Lagoon 500 Catamaran. A luxury sailing catamaran that takes limited number (33) of guests to Low Isles.

Low Isles is situated on a large oval 200 hectare coral platform and consist of a small coral cay, a large mangrove island, mudflats, seagrass beds, and coral reefs. 

The islands are surrounded by 5.5 acres of coral reef very close to the islands, making it an ideal area for snorkellers. The mangrove island is Woody Island is uninhabited except for a wealth of bird species - a vital habitat.

Taking the Island Heritage Walk is a 'must do' when visiting Low Isles. Learn about the history of Low Isles and its environment.

YOUR ITINERARY:

8:30am departure from the marina. Fresh plugger coffee, Daintree Tea and biscuits served upon boarding. Morning Tea with freshly brewed coffee & biscuits, muffins & pasties
9:30am arrival at the sheltered blue lagoon where Sailaway moors for over 5 hours. Snorkelling briefing on the deck of Sailaway. Transfer to the island on our tender. 
Guided snorkel tour with marine biologist
Encounter turtles over coral gardens
View an incredible variety of fish and coral
Island exploration to explore it's environment and learn about it's history, Reef, Island Heritage & Environmental Interpretation by Marine Naturalists & Skipper
12:30pm a delicious tropical buffet lunch onboard Sailaway
Free time for snorkelling from the back deck after lunch viewing the many species of coral, fish life and turtles
Informative glass bottom boat tour with the skipper viewing coral gardens
Afternoon tea and delicious homemade cakes
Then a relaxed sail back to Port Douglas soaking up the incredible views onboard the "LAGOON", a state-of-the-art luxury catamaran sailed from France.
4:00pm arrival at the Marina Mirage

COACH TRANSFERS:

Included from Port Douglas Accommodation
$40 per Adult return - Cairns City & Northern Beaches
$23 per Child return - Cairns City & Northern Beaches
$126 per Family return - Cairns City & Northern Beaches

TO BE PAID ON BOARD on the day of travel
Pick up time will be advised on confirmation documents

INCLUDED IN YOUR DAY:

  • Courtesy coach transfers - local accommodation
  • Relaxing sail to & from the island - approximately 1 hour
  • Afternoon tea & coffee with cakes & tropical fruit  platters
  • Alfresco gourmet buffet lunch with prawns, meats & salads - special dietary meals available when booking
  • Glass bottom boat coral viewing
  • Unlimited access to Low Island including heritage walk
  • All snorkelling equipment, optical masks & tuition provided
  • Guided snorkelling tour with marine naturalist
  • Seasonal lycra suits and flotation devices
  • Hot & cold fresh water showers
  • Mandatory carbon offsetting contribution $10.00 p.p. included

OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES & SERVICES:

  • Wetsuits - $5 hire & optical masks
  • Underwater cameras
  • Special dietary meals by request
  • Fully licensed bar & range of souvenirs

WHAT TO BRING:

  • Beach towel, swimwear, T-shirt, hat, sunscreen, camera, sunglasses
  • Cash, VISA or Mastercard for E.M.C., drinks
  • A  smile & your consideration for this precious Marine National Park and World Heritage site.