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With its culinary delights, spectacular scenery and plethora of adventures on offer, Orpheus Island is the ultimate luxury getaway on the Great Barrier Reef. Escape reality and immerse yourself in the activities and experience on offer.

 

DINING WITH THE TIDES

 

The “Dining With The Tides” experience is an intimate dinner for two served under a starlit canopy. The signature dining experience features a six course degustation menu with wine pairings designed to meet your individual tastes. The innovative menu changes seasonally and utilises the fresh tastes of the Far North Queensland region.

 

Dinner prepared by Executive Chef, Paul Wilson. Source: Andy Lewis

 

GWANDOLAN SPA

 

The ultimate pampering experience on the Great Barrier Reef. Treat yourself to a facial, massage, body wrap, pedicure or manicure to well and truly relax.

 

Great Barrier Reef Luxury Day Spa

Gwandolan Spa treatment by the Coral Sea. Source: Narelle Dellebaite

 

WATER ACTIVITIES

 

Nothing says luxury like sailing the pristine waters of the Great Barrier Reef. The conditions around Orpheus make for the perfect sailing experience. If sailing isn’t your style, you can explore the Giant Clam Garden in Hazard Bay by kayak or paddle board.

 

Sailing Great Barrier Reef

Enjoy unlimited use of our catamarans. Source: James Vodicka

 

WHALE WATCHING

 

During the winter months, humpback whales roam the waters surrounding Orpheus Island. These majestic creatures are a sight not to be missed. You may also come across the friendly reef sharks and manta rays!

 

Whale Watching Great Barrier Reef

Whales roaming the waters surrounding Orpheus Island. Source: Ross Penegar

 

DAY TRIPS TO NEARBY ISLANDS

 

Discover the untouched waters of Pelorus Island. A day trip to Pelorus Island will have you experiencing privacy like you have never experienced before, as you will have the island all to yourself. Alternatively, adventure to Hinchinbrook Island for a hike with an amazing view. To pick your perfect tour, read our blog post on the top tours of the Great Barrier Reef.

 

Hinchinbrook Island Tour Great Barrier Reef

Picturesque Hinchinbrook Island. Source: Will Archer

 

HELICOPTER ADVENTURE

 

Take to the skies and absorb the aerial views of The Great Barrier Reef – just as amazing from above as it is underwater. Orpheus Island Lodge is only accessible by helicopter, so all guests are treated to this spectacular experience as they arrive and depart the island.

 

Great Barrier Reef Helicopter

Helicopter journey over Vlassof Sand Cay