Lizard Island Day Tour Escape the World for the day.


This  Lizard Island day tour starts with a low-level scenic flight from Cairns.

You will have six hours to explore, swim, and swim in this pristine location during your day.

For the past 30 years, this area has been attracting the World’s top Marine Biologists and has become home to one of the World’s most important reef research stations.


Lizard Island is a granite island about 10 square kilometres in size, with three smaller islands nearby.  Together these islands form the Lizard Island Group, and their well-developed fringing reef teeming with marine life encircles the 10-metre deep blue lagoon.

Lizard Island is 250 kilometres north of Cairns.  The islands are six high islands surrounded by the Coral Sea.

Islands in this group

  • Lizard Island
  • Palfrey Island
  • South Islands
  • Osprey Island
  • Seabird Islet
  • Eagle Island

The Lizard Island National Park manages this location.

Take your pick of a secluded beach or take part in a tour of the island.



Lizard Island Map


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