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We will be in PD in two weeks. There will be 4 of us and one is a non-swimmer (me!) - would like to do the trip to the reef in a glass bottom boat so I can enjoy the trip while the others snorkel. Can anyone recommend what company has a glass bottom boat? Any experiences to share?

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For a non swimmer and gass bottom boat, I would say go with Quicksilver. This is a much larger operation than many of the smaller ones around, but, I think it will suit your needs. You also have the pontoon, an underwater observatory and a semi sub, all these an advantage for a non swimmer and not forgetting that in 2 weeks or so, the place will be relatively quiet, so they possibly won't be carrying as many on board.

There are smaller boats that will take you to Low isles and the Outer Reef that also have a glass bottom boat.

Haba goes to the outer reef and has a glass bottom boat, but you are restricted on board while the others are snorkelling.

Low Isles could be an option, but, the outer reef wins hands down.

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We used Ocean Spirit Cruises. its a very nice huge boat that you don't get sea sick on. the staff was exellent. They have gided snorkle tours with bilologist or you can do your own thing. And they have a glass bottom boat with a narrative guide thats neat. Its a little more expensive but worth it for the extra details. The food was great and if you are going to be out of an activity they will hold a plate for you. There is a "dry" room inside with a tv that shows under videos. I found it very professional. We did the one to Michalemas Cay that was a blast. My parents aren't swimmers and my mom had never snorkled before and loved it. http://www.oceanspirit.com.au/

YOu can go to my contributions and read the review I left for them.

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