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Cape Tribulation, Mossman Gorge, and Daintree Rainforest Day Trip from Cairns or Port Douglas

By Active Tropics Explorer
4.6/5

Features

Free cancellation available
12h
Mobile voucher
Instant confirmation
Selective hotel pickup
Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Contactless payments
Vehicles and venues disinfected
Social distancing

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What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Welcome to Country ceremony

  • What's included

    Daintree River cruise (if option selected when booking)

  • What's included

    Lunch

  • What's included

    Live commentary on board

  • What's included

    Local guide

  • What's included

    Hotel pickup and drop-off

  • What's included

    Air-conditioned vehicle

  • What's included

    Entry/Admission - Active Tropics Explorer - Day Tours

  • What's included

    Entry/Admission - Mossman Gorge

  • What's included

    Entry/Admission - Daintree River Cruise Centre

  • What's included

    Entry/Admission - Daintree National Park

  • What's included

    Entry/Admission - Ferntree Rainforest Hotel

  • What's included

    Entry/Admission - Cape Tribulation Beach

  • What's included

    Entry/Admission - Marrdja Botanical Walk

  • What's included

    Entry/Admission - Daintree Ice Cream Company

  • What's included

    Entry/Admission - Mount Alexandra Lookout

Know Before You Book

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult

  • Minimum age is 5 years

  • Adult is from 12 years and over

  • Not wheelchair accessible

  • Stroller accessible

  • Infants must sit on laps

  • Most travellers can participate

  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund

  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 27 travellers

  • Departure time: 7:10 AM

What you can expect

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Active Tropics Explorer - Day Tours, 19 Barry St, Cairns, Queensland 4870 Australia

Explore the best of the Far North, Daintree and Cape Tribulation with Active Tropics Explorer on this day tour. The world’s oldest surviving tropical rainforest, Daintree, meets the greatest living tropical reef, the Great Barrier Reef, at Cape Tribulation. Nowhere else on Earth do two World Heritage–listed natural sites exist side by side, and you’ll have ample time to enjoy this paradise on your day trip from Cairns.

Duration: 12 hours

Stop At: Mossman Gorge, Daintree National Park, Queensland 4873 Australia

Spectacular Mossman Gorge, home to the Traditional Owners of Cape Tribulation, the Kuku Yalanji. Experience a Welcome to Country and Smoke ceremony in this place of great significance before heading up to the stunning gorge for a swim in the crystal clear green waters.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Daintree River Cruise Centre, 2914 Mossman - Daintree Rd PMB 4, Daintree QLD 4873, Australia

Next stop is a Daintree River Wildlife and Crocodile Cruise on the Daintree River. Spot crocs and other wildlife in their natural habitat whilst enjoying the view of the rainforest.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Daintree National Park, Tropical Research Station, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873 Australia

Visit and drive through the Daintree Rainforest-the Oldest Continually Surviving Rainforest in the World, on your way to Cape Tribulation.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Ferntree Rainforest Hotel, 36 Camelot Cl, Cape Tribulation QLD 4873, Australia

Lunch at Ferntree's Rainforest Lodge in Cape Tribulation is included on this full day tour. Dietary Requirements are catered for and afterwards there will be time to check out the Cape Tribulation beach.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Cape Tribulation Beach, Cape Tribulation, Queensland Australia

Where the rainforest meets the reef! The only place in the World where two World-Heritage areas exists side by side. Walk the white sands, enjoy the sunshine and the rainforest fringed beach.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Marrdja Botanical Walk, Oliver Creek, Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation, Queensland Australia

See the prehistoric plants of the Daintree Rainforest on this Guided Rainforest Walk. Your expert local Guide will lead you on this guided boardwalk through the Daintree National Park, pointing out prehistoric plants and their uses in traditional culture.

Duration: 45 minutes

Stop At: Daintree Ice Cream Company, 1819 Cape Tribulation Rd, Diwan QLD 4873, Australia

Delicious ice-cream made from local fruits grown in the ice-cream company's own orchards and made on site.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Mount Alexandra Lookout, Cape Tribulation Rd, Cape Tribulation, Queensland QLD 4873 Australia

Last stop! And a Spectacular Viewpoint. Your Guide will tell a little of Cape Tribulations past and how it got it's name before we hop back on the coach to make our way on the Daintree Cable Ferry and back to Port Douglas and Cairns.

Duration: 15 minutes

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants
  • Gear and equipment sanitised between use

Social distancing

  • Contactless payment for service charge and add-ons
  • Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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  • Cairns
  • Cairns & the Tropical North Queensland

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    • Traveler pickup is offered Cairns
    • Cairns & the Tropical North Queensland

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