Venture out to Cape Tribulation and the Daintree Rainforest where you can hike in the ancient World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest, cruise on the Daintree River and see native Australian critters at Wildlife Habitat. Spend the night at Cape Tribulation in beachside accommodation with views of the Coral Sea. Choose how to spend your second day, perhaps snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef or ziplining in Daintree Rainforest. Includes one night of accommodation, transportation, hotel pickup and drop-off from select Cairns, Northern Beaches and Port Douglas hotels.
- 2-day Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation tour from Port Douglas or Cairns
- Explore the world’s oldest rainforest – the Daintree
- See endangered animals at Wildlife Habitat
- Glide through the mangroves on a Daintree River cruise
- Upgrade to include optional Great Barrier Reef snorkeling and Daintree Rainforest ziplining
- Small-group tour limited to 24 people ensures a personalized experience with your guide
Start your 2-day tour with early morning pickup at select hotels in Cairns, the Northern Beaches and Port Douglas. Head first to Daintree Rainforest, a UNESCO World Heritage site, for a memorable rainforest experience that includes a visit to Wildlife Habitat, a wildlife cruise on the Daintree River and a guided walk in the rainforest. Then head to Cape Tribulation and check out the beach and Coral Sea. In the morning of day two, choose to go snorkeling at the Great Barrier Reef or go ziplining in the Daintree Rainforest (both at additional expense) for an exhilarating day of outdoor fun.
Travel by air-conditioned coach with a small group and experienced guide who shares informative commentary about the rainforest, and the region’s rich plant and animal life. Stay overnight in your choice of shared dorm or private cabin. One night of accommodation, one lunch, all transportation and some activities costs are included.
Day 1: Cairns/Port Douglas – Cape Tribulation (L)
Picking up from selected hotels in Cairns and Port Douglas, your first stop will be the Wildlife Habitat to see endangered cassowaries and rare Lumholtz tree kangaroos. There’s time here to shop, snack and have your photo taken cuddling a koala (own expense).
Then head to Cape Tribulation for guaranteed crocodile and other wildlife spotting on a Daintree River cruise, stopping for stunning Coral Sea views at Alexandra Lookout. After a picnic lunch provided by your guide, stretch your legs on a guided walk through the Daintree Rainforest. Afterward, drive to Cape Tribulation Beach for a stroll on the boardwalk to the lookout before heading to your accommodation and an evening at your leisure.
Overnight: Shared dormitory or twin-share private cabin at Cape Trib Beach House
Day 2: Cape Tribulation – Cairns/Port Douglas
Spend today as you wish, exploring the rainforest on your own, or upgrade to include activities that make the most of your time at Cape Trib. Optional activities such as snorkeling in the coral gardens of the Great Barrier Reef and ziplining high above the Daintree Rainforest canopy can be purchased for more outdoor fun in this stunning region.