Daintree Rainforest - from Cairns

Relax and stay overnight near the beautiful Cape Tribulation Beach, where the flora and fauna of the rainforest touches the azure blue waters of the Great Barrier Reef - one of the few places on earth where two World Heritage site meet. On your journey to Cape Tribulation you’ll pass through Port Douglas along the Cook Highway before a cruise on the crocodile infested Daintree River by ferry. Enjoy fully guided rainforest walk under the lush green canopy of the Daintree. 

Daintree Forest Explorer price includes: 

  • Overnight accommodation in a garden room at Cape Trib Beach House including breakfast
  • Daintree River crossing, National Park fees, guided walk, Daintree River cruise, entry to the Rainforest Wildlife Habitat and tropical lunch. 
  • Return travel from Cairns, Cairns Beach Resorts or Port Douglas.

Day 1: Your Oz Explorer begins with a scenic coach journey to Port Douglas via the Captain Cook Highway, one of Australia's most scenic coastal drives. Your first stop will be to explore Wildlife Habitat with a guided tour through three wildlife environments; the rainforest, the wetlands and the grasslands.

Cross the Daintree River by vehicular ferry and travel through the beautiful and unique Daintree National Park. Enjoy lunch before continuing to Cape Tribulation for a guided rainforest walk along a boardwalk with great photo opportunities, then stroll along the beach with spectacular views of this iconic World Heritage listed site.

Day 2: Start your day with breakfast and enjoy the morning at your leisure. After lunch re-join your coach for a stop at Alexandra Lookout with magnificent views of the Daintree River and Coral Sea. Embark on a Daintree River Cruise and spot crocodiles, tree snakes, water birds and other wildlife as your guide takes you through the mangroves along this crocodile infested river. Sit back and enjoy the return journey to Cairns. Tour concludes at approximately 7.30pm, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.

2 day Oz Explorer from £216

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