How much does it cost to go to Green Island?

How much does it cost to go to Green Island?

Written by: Cameron Ward

Published: 06/01/2021

Reading time: 2 mins

Green Island is one of the most stunning spots in the Great Barrier Reef, a lush tropical island complete with abundant wildlife, beautiful greenery and millenia-old coral cay.

Green Island, Cairns

While the scenery at Green Island is enough to invigorate your senses and put you in a state of surreal tranquility, there are also so many fun things to do on the island that make it such a wonderful destination for adventurers and holidaymakers alike.

Whether it’s putting on the diving gear and swimming amongst the vibrant sea life, wading atop the water with the snorkels on or just having a well-earned rest on the beach, Green Island is a joyous, sun-drenched landscape that nature-lovers simply can’t pass up.

So, how much does it cost to go to Green Island? Well, it all depends on how long you want to stay and what you want to do on the island!

However, if you’re looking to take part in a day trip, where you can experience all Green Island’s wonders in one fun-filled adventure, we’ve got the perfect tour for you…

1 day Green Island tour


Adults: $99

Children: $49.50 (4 – 14 years) Infants under 4 years travel free


This unforgettable tour allows you to experience the tropical forests and amazing sea life of Green Island in one incredible day. You will be taken across the island via modern catamaran, where after around an hour’s cruising you will arrive at one of the world’s most vibrant natural islands, ready to spend the day snorkelling, checking out the sites or just lazing around the beach.

If snorkelling is your thing, you will have ample time to explore the otherworldly coral reefs with provided gear. If you’re not too keen on getting too close to the abundant sea life, you can also experience it via an awesome glass bottom boat tour. The choice is yours, and either way you will get to experience the incredible marine life that Green Island is famous for!

You can also feel free to meander through the island’s tropical forests by following the walking tracks or take it easy on the beach. You can even upgrade your Green Island tour to include incredible activities like helicopter flights, semi-submersible tours, helmet diving or canoe hire – there are just such endless options for adventure on this wonderful day tour!

Related article: Where is Green Island?

Cameron Ward
Cameron Ward
Managing Director at Sightseeing Tours Australia

Cameron Ward turned his travel passion into a thriving Australian tourism business. Before he co-founded his own business, Sightseeing Tours Australia, he was enjoying being a Melbourne tour guide. Even now, Cameron delights in helping visitors from all around the world get the most out of their incredible Australian trip. You’ll see Cameron leading tours or writing about his favourite Australian places where he shares his local insights.