4 Night Tropical Treat
OCEAN VIEW ROOM UPGRADE
OUTER GREAT BARRIER REEF INCL. INTRO DIVE
SPECTACULAR HOT AIR BALLOON FLIGHT
FAMOUS KURANDA TRAIN & SKYRAIL
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4 Night Tropical Treat Info
THE 4 NIGHT TROPICAL TREAT
The 4 Night Tropical Treat Package offers a 4 Night Cairns experience at a fraction of the normal price.
The Tropical Treat Includes:
- Mercure Harbourside Accommodation
- 4 Nights in a Ocean View Room
- Outer Barrier Reef Tour including Intro Dive
- Tablelands 30min Hot Air Balloon Flight
- Kuranda Train & Skyrail
- Accommodation Transfers for All Tours
DAY ONE: Check in to Mercure Harbourside Hotel Cairns
Mercure Harbourside Cairns is located on the Cairns Esplanade, only 10 minutes drive from the Airport and a leisurely 20 minute stroll into town. The Hotel also runs free shuttle transfers to and from the city every hour.
Hotel facilities Include:
- 24-hour Reception
- Restaurant open for Breakfast & Dinner
- Free hourly shuttle service to Cairns CBD 10:00am - 10:00pm daily
- Wireless internet in public areas
- 24-hour Room Service
- Free secure under cover parking
- Spa/Hot tub/Jacuzzi
- Outdoor pool - unheated
- Non-smoking floors
- Laundry facilities
- Interconnecting rooms
- Porter/Bell service
- Wheelchair Accessible Rooms
- King OR Twin Double bedding
- Maximum 3 Adults OR 2 adults, 2 children
- Ocean Views
- Broadband internet access
- Free cable television & LCD TV
- Air conditioning
- Shower over bath
- In-room safes
- Alarm clock & Radio
- Balcony / courtyard
- Non-smoking or smoking rooms on request
- Pay-per-view movies
- Mini refrigerator
- Tea & Coffee making facilities
- Iron & ironing board
- Mini bar on request
DAY TWO: Reef Experience Outer Great Barrier Reef Day Tour
Reef Experience is the only "all inclusive" day tour visiting the Great Barrier Reef. Spend 6 full hours with Reef Experience visiting 2 spectacular Outer Reef locations.
Reef Experience Includes:
- Hotel Pick up and Drop off
- BBQ Breakfast roll and fresh tropical fruits
- Up to 6 hours on the Great Barrier Reef at 2 Outer Reef locations - Breaking Patches, Saxon Reef, Norman Reef OR Hastings Reef. Reef sites are determined on the day to ensure an optimal experience
- Guided Snorkel (for those requiring assistance)
- Introductory OR Certified Scuba Dive
- Snorkel / diving equipment & instruction
- Free wetsuits
- Free Sun cream
- Marine Biologist reef presentation
- Glass bottom boat tour & commentary (weather permitting)
- Tropical buffet lunch - cold meats, healthy salads, tasty pastas & fresh fruit
- Tea and Coffee all day
- Reef tax/ fuel levy/ administration fees inc
- Complimentary wine, cheese & fruit platter on the return journey
- 7.25 am: Pick up at the Mercure Cairns Harbourside and transfer to the Marlin Marina, Board Reef Experience.
- 8.00 am: Departure. Safety briefing and snorkelling demonstration.
- 8.30 am: Marine Biology Presentation.
- 9.30 am: Arrive at your first Great Barrier Reef Location for snorkelling, scuba diving activities and glass bottom boat tours.
- 12.00 pm: Midday Lunch is served
- 12.45pm: Cruise to afternoon reef location for snorkelling, second scuba dives and relaxing.
- 3.00pm: Complimentary wine, cheese, biscuits and fruit platters served.
- 3.00pm: Depart the Great Barrier Reef for the journey back to Cairns.
- 4.30pm: Approximate return arrival time, transfer back to Mercure Cairns Harbourside.
DAY THREE: Hot air Ballooning & Kuranda Skyrail & Train
Spend the morning gently floating over the Tropical Tablelands and Australian bush lands at dawn with a 30 min Hot Air Balloon experience followed by the Kuranda Skyrail and Scenic Train. Included in your day is plenty of time to explore the Kuranda Markets and other attractions.
- 04:25am: Pick-up at Mercure Cairns Harbourside by a Hot Air coach. There's a one hour transfer via the Kuranda Range to Mareeba in the Cairns Highlands.
- 6.30am: Experience the fun & unique sensation of a hot air balloon ride over the Atherton Tablelands. Enjoy the picturesque landscape at sunrise.
- 7:50am: Return and landing, Hot Air Balloon pack-up games and lots of laughs.
- 9:00am: You will be dropped off to Skyrail Caravonica Station for a 1.5 hours to travel to Kuranda, allowing for the 2 stops at Red Peak and Barron Falls Station.
- 11:30am: Arrive in Kuranda, the village in the rainforest for free time to go shopping and sightseeing and Kuranda Markets.
- 3:15pm: Board the Kuranda Scenic Railway at Kuranda Station. Train departs at 3.30pm. (2.00pm Train available by request). The Train will stop at Barron Falls for some time to enjoy the view. In total will take about 2 hours.
- 5:00pm: Arrive at historic Freshwater Station for your shuttle bus return to your accommodation.
DAY FOUR: Free Day to explore Cairns
DAY FIVE: End of Package. Depart Mercure Harbourside
- A history of asthma, heart, ear and other medical conditions may preclude a passenger from diving
- 18 hours surface interval after diving is recommended before flying.
- Ballooning is not suitable for children under 4yrs or pregnant women.
- It is a CASA (Civil Aviation Safety Authority) requirement that all passengers be able to climb in and out of the basket unassisted.
- Airport transfers and meals are not included in this package except for the Reef Day
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4 Night Tropical Treat Rates
|All prices shown in Australian Dollars|
|Prices valid from now until 31 March 2014|
|4 Night Tropical Treat||PACKAGE|
|1 Ad - Snorkel/Intro Dive||$1004|
|1 Ad + 1 Ch - Snorkel||$1304|
|1 Ad + 1 Ch - Intro Dive (12+ yrs)||$1374|
|2 Ad - Snorkel/Intro Dive||$1488|
|2 Ad + 1 Ch - Snorkel||$1788|
|2 Ad + 1 Ch - Intro Dive (12+yrs )||$1858|
|2 Ad + 2 Ch - Snorkel||$1988|
|3 Ad - Snorkel/Intro Dive||$2172|
|2 Ad + 2 Ch - Intro Dive (12+ yrs)||$2228|
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