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Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation

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Highlights

  • Enjoy morning tea at the Daintree Cruise Centre before your cruise.
  • BBQ lunch will be served in a beautiful rainforest setting at Lync Haven Animal Sanctuary & Restaurant
  • Included Daintree River Cruise and Cable Ferry Crossing
  • Included walking tour of guided elevated board walk.
  • Tour is led by an English speaking guide
  • Enjoy a swim at the pristine Emmagen Creek on the Bloomfield Track
  • Enjoy a traditional Cup of Billy Tea and Australian Damper and local exotic tropical fruits and a complimentary glass of wine
  • Hand feed a Kangaroo
  • Guaranteed to see an Estuarine Crocodile
  • Hotel pick up and drop off and round trip transport in an air conditioned custom built 4WD vehicle

Overview

Enjoy a day exploring the rainforest, rivers and beaches of the Daintree and Cape Tribulation region with your friendly guide. The scenic beauty of the coast as you drive towards Port Douglas, Mossman and Daintree will fascinate you.

Crossing the Daintree River, reach Cape Tribulation where a delicious barbecue lunch awaits you. Enjoy a wildlife river cruise, and on returning to Cairns stop and admire the coastline at Rex Lookout, the final highlight to a truly unforgettable Australian experience.

Itinerary

You will be picked up from your hotel (in Cairns, Northern Beaches or Port Douglas) and travel in a 4WD north along one of the most renowned scenic coastal roads in Australia, towards Cape Tribulation and Daintree National Parks, which are World Heritage sites.

Continue along the Captain Cook Highway to the majestic Daintree River, that you will cross over by Cable Ferry. Enjoy spectacular views over rainforest-clad mountains. Stop at Alexandra lookout for splendid views of the Coral Sea and the mouth of the Daintree River. Deep into the national park take time to visit one of the specially constructed rainforest and mangrove walks. Your guide will enlighten you about the secrets of the rainforest with their informative interpretation of the rainforest, its foods, medicines and history during your guided walk.

Stroll along Cape Tribulation Beach to the headland that provides magnificent views of where the Rainforest meets the reef. In this area your guide will take you on a guided walking tour of to the Bloomfield Track to Emmagen Creek for a swim in a beautiful Crystal Clear Mountain Stream and you will enjoy a Traditional Cup of Billy Tea and Australian Damper and a selection of exotic tropical fruits and a complementary glass of wine. and you will enjoy a delicious BBQ lunch.

After lunch, your 1 hour river cruise on the majestic Daintree River begins. You can spot crocodiles, birds and other wildlife that inhabit the area. Enjoy a brief stop at Rex's Lookout for views along the coastline.

The tour ends at the starting point.

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Reviews

This is a really wonderful way to experience the Daintree! We had Matthew as our tour guide, who was inciteful, funny, easy going and very willing to answer questions. The van... Sara Swanberg

This is an adventure packed day for everyone. The day starts with a cruise at the Daintree river, see if you can spot a crocodile. Enjoy the views, learn about the flora and... Mun Yee Chong

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Activity Schedule

When does it run?

Daily

Duration

11½ hours

Start time

Start Time: Ex. Cairns: 0700h (07:00am)
Ex. Northern Beaches: 0735h (07:35am)
Ex. Port Douglas: 0820h (08:20am)
Duration: 11½ hours

Meeting point

Your hotel in Cairns, Northern Beaches or Port Douglas.
(Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details.)

Ending point

Your hotel in Cairns, Northern Beaches or Port Douglas

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Inclusions

  • Touring in air-conditioned 4WD with driver/guide (English speaking)
  • Daintree River Cruise
  • Cable Ferry Crossing
  • Alexandra Range
  • Freshwater swim at Emmagen Creek
  • Guided rainforest boardwalk tour
  • Hand feed a kangaroo
  • 4WD the Bloomfield track
  • Cape Tribulation botanical boardwalk
  • Tropical fruit tasting with a complimentary glass of wine or traditional billy tea
  • Cape Tribulation Beach
  • Return Transfers from accommodation
  • Barbeque lunch
  • Morning tea
  • Entrance Fee

Exclusions

  • Beverages
  • Ice cream at the ice cream factory
  • Afternoon tea

Do/Dont's

What to bring: Comfortable clothing and footwear, Swimmers, Towel, Sunscreen, Sunglasses, Hat, Insect repellent, Binoculars

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Please note

Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details.
There should be minimum 2 passengers for guaranteed departure.

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

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Additional info

  • The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have.
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Cancellation policy

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  • 5Reviews (3)
  • "Great Tour! What a wonderful experience!" This is a really wonderful way to experience the Daintree! We had Matthew as our tour guide, who was inciteful, funny, easy going and very willing to answer questions. The van...
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