Tours for Daintree Rainforest
About Daintree Rainforest, Port Douglas
Considered one of the most complex ecosystems on earth, The Daintree Rainforest is a nature lover’s paradise. Located at a 1.5 hour drive from Port Douglas, it is ideal for a day trip. The Daintree area offers a unique combination of dense forests, mountains, streams, gorges, rock formations, mangroves as well as beaches and the ocean. It is part of the Wet Tropics of Queensland World Heritage Site and is visited by tourists and those with scientific interests alike. Many rare and common native plants and flowers can be spotted here. Several private tour operators offer excursion packages for Daintree Rainforest and Cape Triulation that start from Port Douglas. The ideal place for more information regarding the area is the Daintree Discovery Centre that has an interactive display as well as free brochures and information for tourists.
Daintree Rainforest Information
- Tour operators offer varying packages that range from a few hours to overnight tours.
- Ensure you have comfortable clothing and shoes.
- Sunscreen and insect repellent are necessary.
- Take care not to disturb or damage any of the natural beauty.
- There are designated picnic areas.
- Tours generally include meals and tea but check with your operator and make arrangements accordingly.
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Address: 2333 Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation QLD 4873, Australia
Time Required: 10:00 Hrs
Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details
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Explore the historic township of Cooktown as you drive through the magical World Heritage Listed Daintree National Park and the famous Bloomfield Track on this 4WD tour from Cairns, Northern Beaches and Port Douglas. The journey is just as spectacular as the destination. You'll venture into rainforest, the outback and cross the Daintree River before reaching Cooktown, home of Australia's first European settlement, where you'll have free time to visit the James Cook Museum (optional).
You've done the reef now spend a leisurely day exploring the rainforest on a Daintree day trip from Cairns, Palm Cove or Port Douglas. You'll start your day with a gentle rainforest walk around Mossman Gorge led by a local Aboriginal guide. Enjoy lunch at secluded Silky Oaks Lodge before continuing your Daintree day trip with a croc-spotting cruise on the river and take a short tour of stunning Port Douglas.
Travel from Cairns or Port Douglas along one of Australia's most scenic coastal roads to Cape Tribulation in World Heritage-listed Daintree National Park. Along the way, visit Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, Mossman George, the Daintree River and more. Gaze across the Coral Sea to the inner Great Barrier Reef when you stop at Mt Alexandra Lookout, and enjoy a refreshing lunch and optional swim at Cape Tribulation Beach. See wildlife such as koalas, kangaroos, cassowaries and crocodiles as you explore the natural beauty of the Wet Tropics of Queensland.
Looking for some adventure in paradise? Get high in the sky on a tandem sky dive over Cairns with spectacular bird's-eye views of the Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage Rainforest. No experience necessary!
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