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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
Travelers learning how to scuba dive.
$1,630
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Great Barrier Reef: Cairns & Lizard Island

5 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Expeditions II
  • Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef
  • Swim and snorkel Lizard Island
  • Discover the pristine Ribbon Reefs
Discover exclusive private islands, tropical resort paradise, and ancient rainforest trails on this 5-day South Pacific cruise aboard the Coral Expeditions II. Explore the Great Barrier Reef by snorkeling, swimming, scuba diving, and glass bottom boat accompanied by an expert Marine Biologist.
Activities: Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Australia, South Pacific, Cairns, Cooktown, Lizard Island, Rachel Carson Reef, Ribbon Reef No 3, Ribbon Reef No 9, Trinity Bay
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Uncover the hidden secrets of the Great Barrier Reef
$1,245
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Great Barrier Reef: Cairns & Pelorus Island

4 Day Itinerary aboard Coral Expeditions II
  • Discover the Great Barrier Reef
  • Be guided by a Marine Biologist
  • Snorkel and explore golden beaches
Explore the best of Tropical North Queensland, allowing you to experience the Great Barrier Reef, rainforest, and islands of the South Pacific. This 4-day cruise aboard the Coral Expeditions II ensures you make the most of every minute of your holiday time.
Activities: Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Cairns, Dunk Island, Fitzroy Island, Hinchinbrook Channel, Nathan Reef, Pelorus Island, Sudbury Cay, Thetford Reef
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Snorkel the clear, tropical waters
$2,590
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Great Barrier Reef: Cairns, Lizard Island & Pelorus Island

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
Join this 8-day cruise aboard the Coral Expeditions II, and experience the World Heritage-listed reef from private moorings, away from the tourist crowds. Snorkel over colorful coral gardens, troll golden sandy beaches, and wander rainforest trails.
Activities: Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Australia, South Pacific, Cairns, Cooktown, Dunk Island, Fitzroy Island, Hinchinbrook Channel, Lizard Island, Nathan Reef, Pelorus Island, Rachel Carson Reef, Ribbon Reef No 3, Ribbon Reef No 9, Sudbury Cay, Thetford Reef, Trinity Bay
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Snorkeling with clownfish.
$2,590
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Great Barrier Reef: Cairns, Pelorus Island & Lizard Island

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
Discover the very best of the World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef with unrivaled style on this 8-day South Pacific cruise. Explore the colorful coral gardens of the reef, the most incredible rainforest, beautiful tropical islands, pristine crystal clear waters, and Australia´s golden sandy beaches.
Activities: Kayaking, Scuba Diving, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Wildlife Viewing
Places: Cairns, Cooktown, Dunk Island, Fitzroy Island, Hinchinbrook Channel, Lizard Island, Nathan Reef, Pelorus Island, Rachel Carson Reef, Ribbon Reef No 3, Ribbon Reef No 9, Thetford Reef
Cruise Details
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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The trip was terrific with great planning on your part. Most of the adventures were not mainstream and somewhat off the beaten path which made it especially enjoyable!! We felt taken care of and you all were readily available to respond to questions and issues. I would highly recommend your company and friends have already expressed interest based on our pictures and excitement.
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