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Wavelength Reef Charters

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Small-group snorkeling tours of the Great Barrier Reef.
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Shop 12, Meridien Marina Mirage | Wharf Street, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 7 4099 5031
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 December 2003

Our snorkelling trip to 3 Low Isles locations with Wavelength Charters in Port Douglas was an experience we will never forget! If you prefer your excursions in small groups (around 20), are in the mood for a delicious, varied lunch, and would like the company...More

29  Thank lo2911
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 6 September 2008

Wavelength Reef Charters came highly recommended by TripAdvisor and Frommers, being tailored for snorkeling over diving. My family had previously enjoyed snorkeling in Hawaii and this seemed a perfect fit. Unfortunately I can provide two compelling reasons not to go with this charter. First the...More

15  Thank NYRoadWarrior
Womper, Owner at Wavelength Reef Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2008

Dear NYRoadWarrior, Thank you for submitting your honest appraisal of us here at Wavelength with Tripadvisor, we listen to each of our reviewers and take to heart the advice contained within each review. I’m very sorry to hear of your bad experience with us, especially...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a fantastic time snorkelling and viewing the reef. A dream come true. The best experience ever. The trip was well organised and the crew attentive and helpful. We are not experienced snorkllers so used the noodles which actually a lot of others did...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was one of the smaller tour charters available and we are so glad we chose it. There were just under 40 people on board but it did not feel crowded at all. The crew were fantastic, from the marine biologist talking about the unique...More

Thank Lyall C
Reviewed 3 days ago

We snorkel frequently. The last time was at the Whitsundays so this was a new experience for us. This trip cost $345.32 US for two (or $239.50 AU each) when we were there. The day was a little overcast with some sprinkles for the 1.5...More

Thank 57Lulu
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This trip was worth the money! I appreciated one of the tour guides open honesty about the real status of the Great Barrier Reef and his encouragement of guests to stop eating meat was great for the good of its health. Very friendly staff and...More

Thank Liveforvacation86
Reviewed 5 days ago

The entire day was a delight. Very informative and safety conscious staff. Extremely knowledgeable staff descriptions of the reef in general, the marine life and what we were about to see. Equipment was excellent and well maintained. Great day. Highly recommended.

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The crew were extremely knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the reef. The whole day was amazing and well organized. The reefs we visited we're beautiful and teeming with a vast variety of fish and underwater creatures. Thank you to John and the crew for an amazing...More

Thank Ellie W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice tour. Staff very experienced and very helpful and friendly. We had a really good time and saw lots of beautiful fish and of course the spectacular reef.

Thank 25alexandran
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

crew were excellent and really friendly and accommodating. lunch was delicious. would definitely recommend!

Thank Alyssa H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous day on the Reef. Small numbers of 48 passengers. Visited 3 sites and all for snorkelling. Marine biologists who took us on guided tours of the reef. The vegetarian lunch was more than ample and a nice change. Great Arancini balls and quiches etc....More

Thank O4235DRsimoneb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We travelled to Port Douglas to snorkel at the Great Barrier Reef and booking with Wavelength did not disappoint. We didn’t want to go on the larger boats, so this was perfect. Not crazy expensive but around 35 people and plenty of space since we...More

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2 July 2018|
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Response from Scott W | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sam We were there in January of this year which is peak season and had no problem booking the tour. There were 4 of us It might be worth emailing Wavelength to see what they would recommend and whether you have the... More
17 April 2018|
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Response from knittermom | Reviewed this property |
The outer reef tour IMO is not the trip with an infant or small child. The trip to the closer island may work as it is only 30 min. by boat and you have access to land. The outer reef trips there is no land--only the boat... More