Great Barrier Reef Dives - Scuba & Snorkeling

Scuba Diving & Snorkeling

Being so close to the stunning Great Barrier Reef, Port Douglas is a haven for beautiful dive sites with many businesses available for tours - for experienced divers and beginners, diving gear and local knowledge of the diving hot spots.

The Great Barrier Reef is the largest reef system in the world and is comprised of over 2,900 individual reefs so there are many different dive sights to choose from.

The warm, sparkling azure waters of the Coral Sea are ideal for diving with great visibility so you can explore the underwater technicolour world. Discover amazing marine life and live coral in a kaleidoscope of colours.

Choose from a selection of great ready-to-go tours below!

Scuba Dive & Snorkelling Adventures

Must See Dive Sites in the Great Barrier Reef

  • Tijou Reef - home to the coral gardens on the inner side and wonderful wall dives on the outer eastern side. A popular shark feeding location.
  • Split Bommie Dive Site - with an array for colourful marine life thriving on two parallel Bommies offering bright shallow conditions perfect for snorkelling.
  • Agincourt Reef - in the Great Barrier Reef, home to a series of many smaller reefs with at least 16 different dive sites.

For more scuba diving and snorkeling adventure providers, check out the Port Douglas Scuba Diving section of our Port Douglas Directory.