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Detailed Trip Itinerary for Taka Dive Adventures, 4-night Ribbon Reefs Dive Trip
Day 1 (Friday)
You’re journey starts here! Pick up from your Cairns city accommodation will be at 9:00am to board TAKA, our home on the reef for the next 4 nights. Once we have you all checked in and set up with your dive and snorkel equipment, you will travel out to Norman Reef to make two dives.
After that you can relax, and enjoy the ride as the boat steams overnight to the northern region of the Great Barrier Reef.
Day 2 (Saturday)
Wake up to the sun rising over the Great Barrier Reef. We will enjoy five dives at various sites on the upper Ribbon Reefs, including one night dive, when the reef will transform itself into a completely different setting with all new nocturnal marine life just waiting to meet you. This pristine and unique reef system is an underwater playground teaming with marine life, a real natural wonder for you to explore and enjoy!
Day 3 (Sunday)
We kick the weekend off with more diving and snorkelling opportunities throughout the Ribbon Reefs. Today you will have the opportunity to explore some of the most pristine and untouched areas of the Great Barrier Reef including the world famous Cod Hole. The Cod Hole is home to a family of large Potato Cod. Be surrounded by these intriguing and friendly creatures as you immerse yourself in their underwater habitat for a truly unforgettable experience. Five dives are included in today’s itinerary, including another night dive.
Day 4 (Monday)
Explore more of the Great Barrier Reef at various dive sites along the Ribbon Reefs over five incredible dives. The reef locations that we visit are home to many tropical fish species and offer magnificent viewing of bright mesmerising coral less frequented by any other boats. Today we will conduct an exploration dive as well as visit the world renowned Steve’s Bommie, one of the most pristine dive sites the Ribbon Reefs’ has to offer. On completion of our final night dive we will steam south, back towards Cairns.
Day 5 (Tuesday)
Wake up to your last morning on Taka Ribbon Reef Explorer feeling exhilarated from 15 great dives! After breakfast, you will be transferred back to your Cairns city accommodation at approximately 9:00am.
Please note, itinerary may vary slightly depending on weather conditions.