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Daintree and Cape Tribulation Tour from Cairns

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Travel in air-conditioned comfort in your luxury purpose-built vehicle to Cape Tribulation; through some of the oldest rainforest in the world.

Enjoy a guided rainforest walk through Mossman Gorge, a cruise on the Daintree River, delicious tropical lunch set amongst the rainforest, and a walk on famous Cape Tribulation Beach. Stop at the Daintree Ice Cream Company for a refreshing fruit ice cream before returning home.
  • Cruise deep into the Daintree Rainforest to see crocodiles, birds, and snakes
  • Access to a private nature reserve for a traditional Aussie barbecue lunch
  • In-depth commentary from a guide on the local ecosystem
  • Round-trip transport from your port for seamless travel
What to Expect
A coach picks you up, allowing you to relax, knowing the day’s transportation and activities are set. Arrive at the Mossman Gorge Centre for a guided walk through one of the world's oldest rainforests. Then, transfer to a riverboat on the Daintree River to go deep into the rain forest, learning about the diverse habitat and surrounding ancient ecosystem. Your guide points out crocodiles, tree snakes, and exotic birds that call the area home. Then it's time for a traditional Aussie barbecue lunch at a private rainforest reserve before heading to Cape Tribulation for a guided walk between the rain forest and the Coral Sea. Stop for refreshments at the Daintree Ice Cream Company before traveling to lookout points in the Alexandra Range. You return to your original departure point by coach at the tour’s end.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Cairns, Northern Beaches, Palm Cove and Port Douglas hotels
Departure Time
6:45 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point at approximately

Cairns: 7pm

Port Douglas: 6pm
  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Travel in comfort in a custom-built vehicle
  • Professional driver guide
  • Driver guided walk in Mossman Gorge
  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • 1 hr Daintree River Cruise
  • Barbecue lunch at Noah's Creek
  • Walk on Cape Tribulation beach
  • Exotic fruit ice cream at The Daintree Ice Cream Company
  • Alexandra Lookout
  • Daintree Ferry crossing
  • Live commentary on board
  • Audio commentary available for German, Italian, French, Spanish, Japanese and Mandarin
  • Entry/Admission - Mossman Gorge
  • Entry/Admission - Mossman Gorge Centre Tours
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Port pickup and drop-off
  • NO pickup from Machans Beach, Holloways Beach and Yorkeys Knob.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Not recommended for child aged 3 and under
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
  • Cruise ship passengers are recommended to walk to the Hilton Hotel for tour pickup as port pickup/drop-off is not available
  • GPS commentary available in German, French, Italian, Spanish, Mandarin and Japanese
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My partner and I highly recommend this company and their tours. Bridget was our tour guide for the day and she instantly made us feel so welcome, her bright smile and warm personality showed that we were in great hands, she shared so much knowledge...More

Thank brittanyh667
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great day to cape tribulation, Mossman & Daintree trip. Xaviour was a wonderful commentator, driver and so informative with his varied knowledge on the area, history and aboriginal flora and their culture. Everyone on board enjoyed the day. Thanks Xaviour for a memorable...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Frank F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an incredible day filled with many experiences highlighted by our fabulous guide Nigel. We spent a full 12 hours visiting the Daintree Rain forest, seeing crocs, learning about the foliage, the history of the area, all brought to life by our fantastic guide....More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Condocat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely loved this tour, our tour guide Daniel made it spectacular and one our our most memorable experiences of our trip to Cairns. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ZOE D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There was a last minute substitution from another company but it turned out GREAT. Loved the sites, the walk in Mossman Gorge, the river cruise seeing crocodiles, lunch was great, the tour guide was good. The ice cream was awesome.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank PManoogian
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