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Snorkel the clear tropical waters of the Great Barrier Reef Relax and enjoy the views from the SunDeck Soak up the stunning views from the spa Top Lounge aboard the Coral Princess II Coral Princess II's dining area. Coral Princess II's bar and lounge. Coral Princess II's dining room. Small ship cruising allows access to remote shores
Uncover the hidden secrets of the Great Barrier Reef
$1,285
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Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns

4 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Expeditions II
  • Discover the Great Barrier Reef
  • Be guided by a Marine Biologist
  • Snorkel and explore golden beaches
Activities: Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
Join the Coral Discoverer II for a 4-day cruise and enjoy the perfect combination of experiences to make your holiday on the Great Barrier Reef truly memorable. This itinerary has been designed to provide ample time to explore the Reef through snorkeling, scuba diving, and glass bottom boat tours, …
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Snorkeling with clownfish.
$2,640
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Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Lizard Island - Cairns

Weekend Departure - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Expeditions II
  • Scuba dive around Thetford Reef
  • Explore Hinchinbrook Channel
  • View the reef´s marine life
  • Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef
Activities: Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
For explorers with more time and a great sense of adventure, this 8-day cruise offers the ultimate Great Barrier Reef experience! Aboard this Australian small ship, the Coral Expeditions II, discover everything that this memorable region has to offer - the best parts of the reef, spectacular …
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Travelers learning how to scuba dive.
$1,690
EXPLORE

Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Cairns

5 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Expeditions II
  • Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef
  • Swim and snorkel Lizard Island
  • Discover the pristine Ribbon Reefs
Activities: Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
This 5-day South Pacific cruise includes a full day to discover two different sections of the rarely visited Ribbon Reefs, considered to be the most colorful and pristine reefs found anywhere along the entire length of the Great Barrier Reef, as well as the wonderful fringing reefs off Lizard …
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Snorkel the clear, tropical waters
$2,640
EXPLORE

Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns

Weekday Departure - 8 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Expeditions II
  • Walk through historic Cooktown
  • Snorkel around Lizard Island
  • Explore Thetford Reef
  • Kayak the Great Barrier Reef
Activities: Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level: Relaxed
This 8-day cruiseoffers the ultimate Great Barrier Reef experience! Board the Coral Discoverer II and discover the best parts of the Reef,spectacular rainforest trails, and beautiful tropical islands including Dunk and Fitzroy Island. Snorkel, swim and kayak overcolorful coral gardens, visit a …
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2017
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Dec 188Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
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Dec 298Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Lizard Island - Cairns
Dec 294Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
2018
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Jan 018Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Jan 015Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Cairns
Jan 058Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Lizard Island - Cairns
Jan 054Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Jan 088Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Jan 085Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Cairns
Jan 124Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Feb 128Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Feb 125Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Cairns
Feb 164Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Feb 168Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Lizard Island - Cairns
Feb 198Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Feb 195Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Cairns
Feb 234Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Feb 238Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Lizard Island - Cairns
Feb 268Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Feb 265Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Cairns
Mar 024Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Mar 028Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Lizard Island - Cairns
Mar 055Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Cairns
Mar 058Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Mar 094Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Mar 098Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Lizard Island - Cairns
Mar 125Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Cairns
Mar 128Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Mar 164Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Cairns
Mar 168Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Lizard Island - Cairns
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Mar 238Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Hinchinbrook Island - Lizard Island - Cairns
Mar 265Great Barrier Reef: Cairns - Lizard Island - Cairns
Passengers: 46
Ship Type: Luxury Expedition Ship

Cruise the South Pacific on a small ship cruise. With a maximum of just 46 guests, enjoy the freedom and flexibility to explore remote coral cays and fringing reefs beyond the reach of other visitors. Venture ashore on deserted coral cays, wander ancient rainforest trails and untouched island beaches. Cruising by small-ship ensures that you wont just see the 'Reef', but truly experience it.

Onboard Accommodation
Resort style living at its best with every amenity one would expect from a larger vessel. Select from four types of accommodation - all spacious and elegantly appointed.

The discerning traveler has a choice of Standard, Deluxe, Upper Deck Staterooms, while the more budget conscious may select a Cabin. A number of Staterooms have extra divans or Pullman berths. All accommodation is spacious and air-conditioned with private ensuites and the choice of single or double beds.

All rooms are serviced daily.

Onboard Facilities:
Onboard amenities include what you would expect of a much larger cruise ship:
- Air-conditioned dining room
- Two modern air-conditioned lounges
- Sundeck and Spa Pool
- Comprehensive reference library featuring videos and books on the reef, islands and outback
- Phone and fax facilities
- Security Safe
- Fully stocked cocktail bar
- Comprehensive dive shop
- A range of souvenirs and personal items is available for purchase

Dining:
All meals during the cruise are included. Breakfast and lunch are served in the Dining Room and are buffet-style. Dinner is also served in the Dining Room and is a combination of buffet and table service (table d hote). Morning and afternoon teas are served daily. Coffee and tea is available on a 24 hour basis. Meal times will be advised in the onboard daily bulletins.
Coral Princess II's Cabins.
Cabin
Five cabins, located on Deck C. 10.5-14 sqm, bunk beds or twin beds.
Coral Princess II's Staterooms.
Stateroom
Four staterooms, located on Deck C. 14 sqm, twin or double beds.
Coral Princess II's Upper Deck Staterooms.
Upper Deck Stateroom
Nine Upper Deck staterooms located on Deck B. 14 sqm, with twin or double beds.
Coral Princess II's Deluxe Stateroom.
Deluxe Stateroom
Four Deluxe staterooms located on Deck B. 15 sqm, with twin or double beds.
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