May 23-31, 2024
The Ningaloo Reef in Australia’s North West is the world’s longest fringing reef system and offers some of the best opportunities for underwater photography anywhere in the world. The reef runs along the North West Cape, which is the closest point to where the western part of Australian continent meets the continental shelf.
This trip is a land-based trip based in Exmouth, Australia. It is a combination trip of snorkeling (with the whale sharks) and diving in Ningaloo Reef and the surrounding area.
Getting to Western Australia
From North America, Europe, Asia:
Our hub for this trip is Exmouth, Australia. The closest international gateway is Perth, Australia. Other options include flying into Sydney or Melbourne. Once you arrive in Australia, you'll catch a domestic flight to Exmouth, Australia. The airport code for Exmouth is LEA.
Domestic flights to Exmouth, WA from your home departure city.
Domestic flights: Currently there are a few flight options on Qantas:
Arrival May 23, 2024
QF 1602 PER-LEA 7am-9am
QF 1052 MEL-LEA 9:35am-12:30pm (Thur-Sun only)
Departure May 31, 2024
QF 1603 LEA-PER 1:55pm-3:45pm
QF 1503 LEA-MEL 1:20pm-7:35pm (Thu, Sun only)
May 23-31, 2024
Duration: 8 nights/ 9 days
Package Cost: Per Person in USD, various occupancy options below.
We'll be staying at the lovely Exmouth Escape Resort in Exmouth, WA, Australia. We'll be in the vlillas which consist of 2 bedrooms and a loft area. There is one master bedroom with a queen bed with attached bathroom, a second bedroom with a queen bed, and a loft with 2 single beds. There is a 2nd separate bathroom which will be shared with the second bedroom and loft guests. The villas can sleep up to 6 people. Each villa has a a gourmet kitchen, dining area, living area w/tv, and an outside patio area, as well as Internet and A/C throughout.
Villa Loft with single beds (double occupancy- 2ppl) $2700 USD per person
Villa Loft with single beds (single occupancy- 1 person), $2850 USD per person
Villa one bedroom with queen bed (double occupancy) $3000 USD per person
Villa one bedroom with queen bed (single occupancy) $3800 USD per person
6 dives at Ningaloo Reef and Muiron Reefs (snorkeling is also an option)
3 whale shark swims - bonus!
1 day touring Cape Range National Park includes fees
Snorkel with the manta rays between dives (opportunistic)
All scuba diving gear is included for the scuba dive days
High quality snorkel equipment and wetsuits (3mm & 5mm options) available for the whale shark swims
Dive (Instructors and Divemasters) and Snorkel guides
Private Vessel Charter for our group.
Complementary transfers from accommodation to the dive shop Exmouth.
6 Dinners at the delicious Whalers Restaurant - https://www.whalersrestaurant.com.au/
Fresh buffet lunch, drinks and snacks on vessel days
Morning and afternoon tea on vessel days
Presentations on marine wildlife – manta rays and whale sharks
Travel and explore with a marine biologist and a travel/educational expert
Photography and editing advice provided.
Max 20 guests including group leaders
Terms and Conditions
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