Explore the Pristine Beauty of Upolu Cay

Welcome to Upolu Cay, a hidden gem in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef, where natural beauty and adventure await. Discover why a visit to this stunning destination is an absolute must.

A Natural Wonder

Upolu Cay is a tiny, sand-covered reef situated in the azure waters of the Coral Sea. This secluded cay is part of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site, making it a natural wonder of global significance. With its crystal-clear waters and vibrant marine life, it’s a snorkeler’s paradise and a haven for nature enthusiasts.

Snorkelers’ Paradise

The pristine waters surrounding Upolu Cay are home to an incredible array of marine life. Slip into your snorkel gear and immerse yourself in a world of vibrant coral gardens and exotic fish species. Snorkelling here is like gliding through an underwater kaleidoscope.

Perfect for Nature Lovers

If you’re a nature lover, Upolu Cay offers a unique opportunity to get up close and personal with some of Australia’s most remarkable wildlife. Keep your eyes peeled for turtles, rays, and even the occasional dolphin. Birdwatchers will also be in their element as various seabirds call this cay home.

An Unforgettable Experience

Visiting Upolu Cay is not just a trip; it’s an experience that will stay with you forever. Whether you’re lazing on the powdery sand or exploring the underwater wonders, every moment here is a memory waiting to be made.

Partnering for the Best Experience

At Great Barrier Reef Tours Cairns, we understand the importance of partnering with the best operators to make your visit exceptional. We’ve carefully selected tour operators who share our passion for preserving the natural beauty of Upolu Cay. You’re guaranteed an unforgettable and eco-friendly adventure when you book with us.

How to Get There

Upolu Cay is accessible via boat tours departing from Cairns. Our partner operators offer convenient packages, ensuring a hassle-free journey to this paradise.  Helicopter tours also visit Upolu Cay, and you can even have a picnic lunch!

Plan Your Visit

Ready to experience the magic of Upolu Cay? Plan your visit today, and let us be your guide to this natural wonder. With Hot Getaways, you’re not just exploring Australia; you’re embarking on a journey to discover the best that our beautiful country has to offer.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to visit Upolu Cay, an oasis of natural beauty in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef. Book your adventure with us, and let the wonders of Australia leave you breathless.


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