Three Night Cod Hole and Ribbon Reef

Three Night Cod Hole and Ribbon Reef

Take your lifetime dream of diving the Great Barrier Reef a step further, and join Spirit of Freedom to dive some of the world’s most famous, remote and spectacular sites.

Three Night Cod Hole and Ribbon Reef

Australia > Queensland > Cairns 

4 Days, 3 Nights

Sleek and spacious, the ‘Spirit of Freedom’ offers the best in live-aboard dive cruising to the Cod Hole and Ribbon Reefs. This tour begins every Monday from Cairns, and travels along the rarely visited Ribbon Reefs, finishing 240 km to the north at the world famous Cod Hole. Over two and half days you will have the opportunity for up to 11 dives and encounter clouds of colourful tropical fish, an incredible variety of vibrant healthy corals, giant clams, anemones, huge schools of cruising pelagic fish, and a family of giant potato cod. Your last night is spent on board the ‘Spirit’ in the bay at Lizard Island. Enjoy time ashore at Lizard Island the next morning, before boarding your return flight to Cairns. The one-hour, low-level scenic flight back will arrive in Cairns around 11:30am on Thursday.


  • 11 Dives
  • Cod Hole
  • Ribbon Reef
  • Diving and Snorkeling
  • Low level flight to Cairns from Lizard Island


  • Transfers to and from Cairns city accommodation.
  • Accommodation on board the Spirit of Freedom in air conditioned cabins
  • Up to 11 dives at the Cod Hole and Ribbon Reefs.
  • Daily cabin service. 
  • One way low level flight from Lizard Island to Cairns.
  • Diving Gear.
  • Tanks and weights. 
  • BCD, regulator, computer, wetsuit, mask, snorkel, fins, booties, torch, batteries and cylume sticks.
  • All meals and Australian wines, beer, soft drink with evening meals on-board.


  • Suitable for Snorkellers to Advanced Divers
  • Diver experience recommendation: Open Water certification with minimum 10 ocean dives including 5 dives in the last 12 months
  • Less experience may result in limited diving due to environmental conditions. We recommend a Scuba Diver Refresher course prior to your trip.
  • Diver Health: If you have a medical condition or are currently taking prescription medication, you will need a medical clearance. For further details refer to our Diver Information form or contact our Reservations team.
  • Due to light aircraft restrictions, your total weight of your luggage is limited to 20 kilograms/ 45 lb per person, including your dive gear and carry on luggage.

Group Size



Select Mondays


From $1999 per person based on double occupancy*

Trip Terms

*Prices are quoted in USD and are ‘from’, per person, based on double occupancy. Single supplements apply.  Black-out dates may apply. Pricing is subject to availability and all prices and itineraries are subject to change without notice. Prices are current at time of posting (1/19/2021) and may differ when you book your travel. Please call for our current pricing and itinerary details. CA CST: 2076233-40 | WA ID: 601 684 531 | PC-1282498.

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Your Destination

Weather Cairns Airport