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Lady Elliot Island with Em Hanney & Alex Kydd

Lady Elliot Island, Queensland, Australia

Jun 11, 2024 - Jun 16, 2024

Snorkeling

$2,295 USD

25% due at booking

Lady Elliot Island with Em Hanney & Alex Kydd

Jun 11, 2024 - Jun 16, 2024

$2,295  USD

25% due at booking

Overview

Immerse yourself in one of the best snorkel destinations on the Great Barrier Reef, with guided snorkel tours with experienced guides. Stay at an award-winning ecologically sustainable hotel located on the GBR a ‘Green Zone’ – the coral cay is a sanctuary for over 1,200 species of marine life and is known for its abundance of manta rays, turtles, amazing array of spectacular marine life and unspoilt coral reef. We’ll be visiting at the perfect time to also experience humpback whales. Enjoy optional photo workshops to capture the incredible marine life and scenery. We have kept the group small to ensure we all have the best experience possible. Take the time to disconnect from the stresses of daily life and immerse yourself in the beauty of the ocean.

6 days/5 nights

12 spots

Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort

Daily buffet breakfast & dinner

June 11th, 2024

June 16th, 2024

Inclusions

Accommodation - twin share or private

Scenic return flight from Hervey Bay (flights from Gold Coast or Brisbane also available at checkout)

Meals - Daily buffet breakfast & dinner

2x 3hr Private boat trips

Reef Glass Bottom Boat tour

Snorkelling equipment (mask, snorkel and fins)

Scheduled Lady Elliot Island Tours available

Optional underwater photography workshop - settings, techniques, editing sessions

Exclusions

Transport to Hervey Bay, Gold Coast or Brisbane

Travel Insurance (required by all travellers)

Visas

Alcohol

Lunch (can be purchased from the cafe, buffet option and menu options)

Wetsuit hire & other equipment

Your host

Em Hanney & Alex Kydd

Meet Alex and Emma, two talented photographers and world travelers. With a combined background in Environmental Science and both PADI Divemasters, they bring a unique perspective to their work showcasing the natural world. Alex is a highly accomplished photographer, winning various awards for his photography work.  His extensive experience and creative eye continues to capture nature in an awe-inspiring way. Emma has a wealth of experience working with clients to bring their visions to life through her photography.

They are both passionate about sharing their love of nature, and have a wealth of knowledge and experience in the ocean. With them leading the way, you’ll be able sure to have an incredible experience.

 

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Itinerary

Day 1. Scenic flight from Hervey Bay, Gold Coast or Brisbane

Embark on a scenic flight from Hervey Bay, Gold Coast or Brisbane to Lady Elliot Island, where you’ll meet your hosts, Alex and Emma. Upon arrival, settle into your room before venturing out for an afternoon snorkel to discover the island’s stunning house reef. Finish off the day with dinner at the Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort’s restaurant.

Day 2. Explore the Great Barrier Reef & private boat tour

Rise and shine for a sunrise snorkel with Alex and Emma, where you’ll explore the beauty of the Southern Great Barrier Reef. Afterward, fuel up with a delicious breakfast and there will be an optional photography workshop. After lunch, join a private boat trip to explore more of the island’s natural wonders. End the day with a sunset walk around the island and dinner at the resort.

Day 3. Great Barrier Reef and Photography Workshop

Another day in paradise begins with a sunrise snorkel to explore the breathtaking Southern Great Barrier Reef. After breakfast, enjoy some free time or join a photography workshop. In the afternoon, snorkel in the lagoon or house reef before another delightful dinner at the resort.

Day 4. Sunrise snorkel, editing & workshop and Private boat tour

Begin the day with a sunrise snorkel with Alex and Emma. After breakfast, enjoy some free time or join an editing and photography workshop. In the afternoon, join another private boat trip to explore more of the island’s natural wonders. End the day with a sunset walk around the island and dinner at the resort.

Day 5. Last full day in Paradise

Begin the day with a sunrise snorkel with Alex and Emma. After breakfast, enjoy some free time or join an editing and photography workshop. In the afternoon, join another boat trip to explore more of the island’s natural wonders. Explore the island and enjoy a final dinner at the resort with everyone.

Day 6. Breakfast, morning snorkel and scenic flight

The last day of your island adventure begins with a sunrise snorkel with Alex and Emma for one last time. After breakfast, you can choose to snorkel once more or simply relax and soak up the island atmosphere. Your unforgettable trip comes to a close with a scenic flight back to the Hervey Bay, Gold Coast or Brisbane around lunchtime.

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Important Notes

If you cancel a Pending trip, your deposit will be fully refundable.

If you cancel your booking for a confirmed trip, some fees may apply.

Cancellation of a confirmed trip 61+ days before the commencement of your trip, your deposit will be transferrable to another trip. If you cancel a confirmed trip 60 days or less before its commencement then payments will not be refundable.

View our Terms & Conditions for more about our Cancellation policy.

 

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