Tropics Explorer Cape Trib Day Tour is a naturalist's paradise!
Explore this magical part of the world which is renowned for its two world heritage listed areas. This is a scenic tour which exposes the beautiful state coastline.
You will take the road less travelled while on theTropics Explorer Cape Trib Day Tour. With your experienced guide, you will be taken on a great scenic drive through this amazing terrain, stopping in at some of Cape Tribulation's magical highlights. The tour will take you to the world famous Daintree River and Marrdja Boardwalk where you can soak in the natural beauty and also learn about your surroundings through an indigenous cultural experience. This wonderful highlight of the tour is where you can learn from indigenous guide about their interpretation of the rainforest, of their culture, traditions and ways of life. With PK's Jungle Village, Alexandra Range Look Out (great photo opportunity) and Mossman Gorge also on the itinerary, this is the perfect day tour to explore this great part of Queensland.
Tropics Explorer Cape Trib Day Tour Features:
- Return Transfers from Cairns or Port Douglas
- Scenic Coastal Drive
- Stop in at Mossman Gorge for a swim
- Daintree River Cable Ferry Crossing
- Stop for a Rainforest Boardwalk
- See Cape Tribulation
- Lunch included
- Scenic views at Alexandra Range Lookout
- Wildlife River Cruise
Don't miss your chance to see this untouched part of the world!
Your action packed Cape Tribulation full day tour with Active Tropics Explorer begins with the beautiful scenic drive along the coastline north of Cairns, past Port Douglas and through the small township of Mossman heading towards the Daintree National Park. Our experienced guides will inform you of the amazing diversity you will see when entering this 130 million-year-old rainforest.
Our first stop is at Mossman Gorge where you will be met by the traditional owners of the land you about to explore. Here you will participate in a traditional welcome to country and smoking ceremony with a kuku yalanji tribal member. Followed by a quick breakfast stop (at own cost) before heading to Mosman Gorge for a refreshing swim in the cascading water and majestic pools that make Mossman gorge such an iconic place to visit.
Heading North on the other side of the river where the road narrows as we pass through some of the world's oldest living rainforest. Our highly trained guides will give expert rainforest interpretation during a 45 minute guided walk at the Marrdja boardwalk. Be amazed at the huge diversity you will encounter, everything from low lying ferns and shrubs, to the massive rainforest canopy and even mangrove ecosystems all in one short easy walk.
A short drive further north and we arrive at Cape Tribulation for a sumptuous lunch followed by a relaxing walk along the beach.
On our return trip we have an (optional stop - time permitting) at the Floravilla biodynamic Ice Cream Company featuring a minimum of 26 exotic fruits and traditional flavours. Then for a great photo opportunity at the Alexandra Range Lookout before boarding the Wildlife River Cruise which is a great opportunity to search for crocodiles and other wildlife whilst learning about the fragile ecosystem of the Daintree River.
Then a scenic drive through the majestic beachside village of Port Douglas. If time permits we will stop at the Rex Lookout (optional stop)
Returning to Cairns after an incredible day exploring Tropical North Queensland at approx. 7.00pm.
Departs: approx 7:30am from Cairns, 8.55am from Port Douglas (includes pick-up from accommodation)
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What To Bring
Camera, water bottle, comfortable shoes and clothes, small day bag, ticket. swimming costume, towel, insect repellent, sunscreen, money for drinks and snacks.
Return transfers from Cairns and Port Douglas, scenic coastal drive, Maardja or Jindalba Botanical Boardwalk, lunch and afternoon tea
Terms and Conditions
All departures and itineraries are subject to weather. Tours may be changed or cancelled for any reason at the discretion of the Tour Operator.
It should be noted that adventure travel involves risk. Whilst we make every effort to safeguard clients, we cannot be responsible for personal injury or loss due to actions of our clients which are beyond our control.
We recommend that all clients have travel insurance covering illness, injury, loss or damage to personal belongings and not being able to travel
on the confirmed date of departure. Please be aware operators pass on credit card merchant fees so there is a non-refundable 2.5% surcharge for VISA, MASTERCARD and AMEX card purchases.
All client cancellations forfeit 25% of total ticket price and all client cancellations made less than 21 days prior to departure will result in complete forfeiture of the full price of the tour or package. If the tour operator has to cancel the trip or activity (prior to the departure) and we cannot offer a suitable alternative, then a refund will be given minus card fees. We strongly recommend that you have travel insurance, especially during the wet season.
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