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Gilligans Cairns Hotel and Resort - Great Barrier Reef Trips

Why the Great Barrier Reef Should Be On Your Bucket List

Are you ready for an adventure of a lifetime? Look no further than the Great Barrier Reef! This world-famous natural wonder is home to over 1,500 species of fish, 600 types of coral, and a ton of other marine life just waiting to be discovered. And the best part? Gilligan’s Cairns is the perfect place to stay when you go on your Great Barrier Reef journey!

Let’s start with the obvious: the Great Barrier Reef is downright awesome. Whether you’re a seasoned scuba diver or a first-time snorkeler, the crystal-clear waters offer an unparalleled opportunity to get up close and personal with some of the coolest sea creatures on the planet. From colourful clownfish to majestic sea turtles, you never know what you might spot on a Great Barrier Reef trip.

Gilligans Cairns - Great Barrier Reef Boat Trips

But the Great Barrier Reef isn’t just pretty to look at – it’s also an important ecological treasure. It serves as a home and breeding ground for many endangered species, and its coral reefs provide a vital habitat for countless other marine creatures. By visiting the Great Barrier Reef, you’re not only treating yourself to a once-in-a-lifetime experience, but you’re also supporting conservation efforts to protect this precious ecosystem for generations to come.

And let’s not forget about Cairns – this city is a total blast! From exploring the lush rainforest to experiencing Aboriginal culture, there’s never a dull moment in Cairns. And when you’re ready to relax, Gilligan’s Cairns has got you covered. With a fun and friendly atmosphere, and a range of room options, there’s options to suit every budget and traveller type. Plus, our large outdoor pool is the perfect place to relax after a long day of adventuring on the reef.

Gilligans Cairns - Accommodation Options

Cairns is the perfect starting point for exploring the Great Barrier Reef. There are plenty of tours available to suit all types of travellers, from day trips to multi-day excursions. And if you’re feeling particularly adventurous, you can even try your hand at scuba diving and see the reef up close and personal.

So what are you waiting for? Pack your sunscreen, grab your snorkel gear, and get ready to experience the magic of the Great Barrier Reef for yourself. And when you’re ready to come back down to earth, Gilligan’s Cairns will be waiting to welcome you with open arms. See you soon!

Book your stay with us at Gilligan’s here.

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