River Drift Snorkelling

Picture a beautiful, crystal-clear river winding its way through the rainforest with lush vegetation framing both sides of the river. Now picture yourself drift snorkelling along with the current. Sounds like fun, right? Drift snorkelling is a safe and fun way to explore Tropical North Qeensland’s nature. Accompanied by an experienced instructor, the current will carry you gently down river as you check out the underwater world below. It’s a cool and refreshing activity in the hot tropical climate. Wetsuits and snorkelling equipment are included. Special Notes
  • Tour Code


  • Location

    Port Douglas

  • Activity Types


  • Experience Types

    Beach & Water

  • Duration

    3 hours

  • Fitness Level


  • Price

    Adult from $179.99
    Children (12 & under) from $149.99

Waterproof cameras are highly recommended for this tour.


To make your day as enjoyable as possible, please ensure that you wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat, SPF30+ or higher factor sunscreen and bottled water. Tour is dependent on weather and river conditions. Guests with visual or hearing impairments must travel with a companion at all times. All snorkelling equipment is included and guests as young as 4 years are welcome to participate. This is a great activity for the whole family, however to the uneven surfaces in reaching the river this tour is unsuitable for limited mobility guests. Guests will need to walk on a rainforest trail to enter the river. Ground on the trail may be uneven with some steps and slippery sections underfoot. Sturdy flat soles shoes are recommended. This tour is heavily subject to River conditions and may not be available in wet season Dec - May

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