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Chillagoe Caves and Outback Day Trip from Cairns

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    Billy Tea Safaris
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Granite Gorge Nature Park
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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    Chillagoe-Mungana Caves National Park
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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    Skybury Cafe & Roastery
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Departure Time
    6:50 AM
    11h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Local guide
    • Coffee and/or Tea
    • Lunch at an Aussie pub
    • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
    • National Park Cave and Smelter Tour
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (Cairns area only)
    • Tropical Fruit Tasting
    • Entry/Admission - Granite Gorge Nature Park
    • Entry/Admission - Chillagoe-Mungana Caves National Park
    • Entry/Admission - Skybury Cafe & Roastery
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • Please wear closed-toe shoe and bring a light jacket or sweater
    • A reasonable level of fitness is required, as there are steps and uneven terrain leading into the caves
    • Not wheelchair or stroller accessible
    • 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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    The trip was so nice. The best thing is that you are with a small group and that you are traveling with a pretty nice vehicle. Gavin our guide was super enthusiastic about everything and teaches you a lot about the live in the outback. Caves were nice, but if you have seen a lot
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    The tour is really well organised and interesting. You have chance to see different things during whole day (landscapes, animals etc) We had a great tour guide Gav. He was very knowledgeable and passionate! I recommend to everyone who wants to see a little bit of outback of
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    I had this cave tour on my bucket list since I found out about it. I flew up from Bris just to do this tour. Mark was our wonderful tour guide. Thank you Mark. There were only 4 of us on this tour and we all blended well.You are picked up at your hotel/motel or somewhere very
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    This full day trip out of Cairns is totally worth it. First stop at Skybury coffee plantation was great, lovely hot drink and cake. We then visited the caves, saw some rock art, visited an old smelter and got to experience a taste of the outback. Had a lovely lunch at an outback
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    Thanks for a wonderful day in the outback. My personal highlights were the drive to Chillagoe, the diverse change in scenery and the rocky granite and limestone outcrops. A unique and amazing part of Australia. I loved it. Thanks Gavin for being such a great and passionate
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    Response from steph_kennelly, Manager at Chillagoe Caves and Outback Day Trip from Cairns
    Responded 4 days ago
    Hi Konnie, thanks for your review. Gav is so passionate isn't he! We couldn't agree more - what a guy! Glad to hear you had a cracker of a day in the Outback. Cheers, Steph
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    About the operator
    By: Billy Tea Safaris
    1,014 reviews
    Billy Teas Safaris
    Our tour guide/driver, Nev was extremely knowledgable abd shared all he knew with us every step of the way. Cruise
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    A must trip for anyone visiting North QLD
    Truly enjoyable experience. Great value for money. We did one whole day, got picked up from resort. Our
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    Aysgarth, United Kingdom
    Just book with Billy Tea Safaris, you won't regret it!
    We had such an amazing day with Mark. He pointed out things of interest throughout the day. The scenery, lookout
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    Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
    A great day out
    $of us joined the tour on the from Port Douglas 8th Jan. The guide Nev was excellent and full of information,
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    Oslo, Norway
    Great trip to the rainforest with a knowledgeable guide!
    We took a day trip from Cairns to Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tripulation. We were picked up from our hotel at 7
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    Hyderabad, India
    Excellent 3 day Tours
    We did the 3-day-rainforest-reef-skyrail We had an amazing experience all 3 days. We felt this was the best way to
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    Excellent excursion
    This is definitely the way to experience the awe inspiring rainforest. Neville our guide gave us an insight into a
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    Brilliant trip, fun, charismatic and knowledgeable guide ... great ‘billy tea’ and delicious BBQ topped off a
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    Truly great experience!
    This was an awesome way to check out the rainforest and cape tribulation is a long, but fantastic day. Matt (our
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    Erika A
    Food and wonderful scenery!
    This tour has great value. The drive and the sights were amazing. We made a last minute stop at Nerada Teas and
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    We did the daintree river cruise with this company,our guide Matthew was fantastic and really made this day
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    Great, can't wait to go back.
    Lovely driver with lots of great information and stories. Even got to see a rare cassowary. Really enjoyed the
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    Brisbane, Australia
    Cairns Tablelands Tour with the knowledgeable Mark!
    During a recent holiday to Palm Cove we decided to take a trip up to the Tablelands, something we hadn't done on
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    Boston, Massachusetts
    Incredible way to learn about the Rain Forest in one day!
    My wife and two of our teenagers went on this one day exclusion from Port Douglas. It was outstanding. Our tour
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    Kendra R
    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Excellent, informative, full day!
    Loved this! A very full day with lots of Variety in nature. Steven, our guide was excellent and we learned so much
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    Key Details
    • Duration: 11h 30m
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Languages Offered: English
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