Reef Encounter’s Top Deck Club Resort dive package includes 8 resort / introductory scuba dives
What is a resort / introductory Scuba dive?
A Resort or introductory scuba dive as it is also known as gives people who do not have a scuba dive certification the opportunity to scuba dive with one of our professional dive instructors to a maximum depth of 12 metres
Our VIP Top Deck holiday is designed for people who wish to experience the best of the Great Barrier Reef in style.
Much like First Class with an airline, it’s a trip that’s tailored to your personal needs and so everybody’s Top Deck experience will be specialized.
Providing an unbeatable level of customer care, the Top Deck package comes with a dedicated personal valet. Read on for more exclusive Top Deck services…
A crew member just for you! Whether it’s a professional in-water guide, breakfast in bed, a fountain of marine-life knowledge or all of the above, your personal crew member ensures your holiday flows the way you want it to.
From the moment you board until you wave goodbye, you can relax in the knowledge that all of your needs are taken care of.
The best rooms on the boat. Spacious en-suite cabins with uninterrupted ocean views, crisp Australian bed linen, plush bath robes, towels and toiletries.
Champagne and a fruit platter will await you upon arrival. *If you’re getting in the water, complimentary champagne will be served with your evening meal instead.
A deluxe three course evening meal, freshly prepared by our onboard Chef each night of your stay.
Choose to dine privately under the stars or join the rest of the guests in the spacious dining saloon.*
An evening turn down service for your cabin. Towels and toiletries are replenished.
Breakfast served to your suite. Enjoy an Australian continental or cooked breakfast served to you just the way you like it, or join the rest of the guests for a buffet style breakfast served in the dining saloon.*
Complimentary sunset cocktails. Appreciate ocean views from the sun deck or outdoor hot tub as you sip a chilled Australian cocktail while watching the sun set over the sparkling Coral Sea …the perfect setting for photography lovers!
No need to check out early!
On your day of departure Top Deck guests keep their cabin right up until the transfer vessel departs to take you back to Cairns.
A Top Deck area reserved in the Captain’s wheelhouse for your journey to and from Reef Encounter, on our transfer vessel Reef Experience.
No need to worry about space for you and your luggage, it’s taken care of with our exclusive seating arrangements.
On the voyage to Cairns Liveaboard, Reef Encounter you will be served breakfast to your table, with the options of a hot bacon and eggs cooked breakfast or continental fruit and croissant breakfast.
Top Deck guests can also enjoy a selection of local press coffee, tea and juices.
On the journey back into the Cairns Marina you will be served a complimentary glass of wine/champagne and a cheese and fruit platter.*
*All dietary requirements will be met. Please advise upon booking
Our Great Barrier Reef Liveaboard 3 Day Top Deck Club Resort Dive includes 8 daytime scuba dives at beautiful Outer Great Barrier Reef locations, for those who do not hold a scuba diving license – no experience necessary!
The duration of this liveaboard tour is 3 days (2 nights).
Want some extra special care and attention? Top Deck Club is a reef trip with a personal twist!
Providing an unbeatable level of customer care the Top Deck package comes with loads of included benefits as well as a dedicated personal valet.
Great for couples looking for the ultimate getaway break, group parties who like a bit of TLC or for those who’d appreciate the personalized in-water care.
- Top Deck Club Stateroom
- Valet service
- Champagne on arrival
- 8 day Resort Dives
- Breakfast served to your room
- Sunset cocktails
- Turn down service
- Romantic dinners under the stars (weather permitting)
- Personal Great Barrier Reef guide available at all times
- Underwater cameras
- Night Torch
- Soft drinks, snacks etc
- Alcohol available on board – NO BYO
|7:30 am||Breakfast onboard Reef Experience, Marlin Jetty, Cairns|
|8:00 am||Depart Marlin Jetty|
|Marine Biologist Presentation|
|Scuba Dive Snorkel briefing|
|10:30 am||Arrive Outer Great Barrier Reef ~ Transfer to Reef Encounter|
|Scuba Dive Snorkel Sun bake and relaxation time|
|3:00 pm||Cruise to our next spectacular outer Great Barrier Reef location|
|Dive, Snorkel, Sun bake, and relaxation time|
|5:30 pm||Sunset Cocktails|
|Glass bottom boat tour|
|6:00 pm||Dinner under the stars (weather permitting)|
|7:30 pm||Night scuba dive, relaxation time, stargazing, boardgames or a movie|
|7:30 am||Breakfast in bed|
|8:30 am||Scuba Dive, snorkel or lounge on a deck chair|
|10:30 am||Cruise to our next spectacular reef location|
|1:30 pm||Scuba Dive or snorkel with Great Barrier Reef Guide|
|3:00 pm||Cruise to our next spectacular reef location|
|3:30 pm||Scuba Dive or snorkel with Great Barrier Reef Guide|
|6:00 pm||Dinner under the stars|
|7:00 pm||Night Dive|
|Relaxation time, star watching,board games, movies|
|6:30 am||Scuba Dive or snorkel with Great Barrier Reef Guide|
|Breakfast in bed|
|8:30 am||Scuba Dive or snorkel with Great Barrier Reef Guide|
|10:30 am||Cruise to our next spectacular reef location|
|Glass Bottom Boat Tours, Diving, Snorkeling, Sun baking Relaxing time|
|1:30 pm||Transfer To Reef Experience|
|Cruise tour to our next spectacular outer Great Barrier Reef location|
|1:45 pm||Snorkel with Great Barrier Reef Guide|
|sun bake, relax|
|3:30 pm||Complimentary Wine and Cheese, fresh tropical fruits|
|4:30 pm||Arrive Cairns|
How to Get There
Daily transfers aboard Reef Experience. Boarding at 7.30 am at the Marlin Wharf (A Finger) for Breakfast, after which we depart at 8.00 am for an enjoyable 90 minute cruise to Reef Encounter.
On departure day from Reef Encounter arrival time into Cairns is approximately 4.30 pm