Opal Reef, Port Douglas

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#15 of 230 in Nature in Queensland
Opal Reef is located in Port Douglas. To find out how to plan a trip to Port Douglas, use our trip itinerary maker.
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  • 3 locations snorkel day trip visited Opal reef. Great trip and good to visit the reef. Not personally qualified to comment on the health of the reef at present but it's future in this norther part is ...  more »
  • Did 2 dives at Opal Reef during our full day tour with Wavelength and the reef was great. Fantastic wildlife and coral. Definitely recommend this reef to anyone who is going to the Great Barrier Reef.  more »
  • We had a great day trip out to the Opal Reef with Wavelength. It was a small boat, only about 40 people , and we snorkelled at three separate sights on the reef. A great day out  more »
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  • Lots of fish, decently healthy coral despite the recent bleaching events. Saw turtles, rays, and clownfish. Went out via Wavelength Reef Cruises.

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There are numerous accommodations to choose from in Port Douglas, many within the town center or just a stone's throw away. The numerous hotels and bed and breakfasts in the area range from welcoming, communal, and budget-friendly, to four- and five-star luxury resorts with spa treatments included. The solid set of options in Port Douglas means you need not look to neighboring towns for lodgings.
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