Cape Tribulation Horse Ride | Beach or Rainforest Creek

Tour Code: 259

Departing: Cape Tribulation

Pickup: Cape Tribulation

  • When horse riding on the beach at Cape Tribulation, you’ve chosen one of the few places in the entire world where you can still ride on the actual beach!
  • This horse riding on the beach tour also offers so many more spectacular suprises as you jog along the beach and thru the rainforests. Keep your eyes and ears open for the plethora of wildlife that inhabit these ancient rainforests.  
  • Choose to come horse riding on the beach with us in Cape Tribulation in the morning at 11:00am or in the afternoon at 2:30pm. Each ride is for approximately a two hour period and children are welcome from 5 years old. 

Included In Price

  • Pick ups from all major Cape Tribulation resorts
  • All safety equipment
  • Horses suitable for all grades of riders

Enjoy a relaxing horse ride along the famous Cape Tribulation beach or through the rainforest.

Cape Trib Horse Rides is a locally owned and managed company located in one of the most bio-diverse regions in the world.

Cape Tribulation is the only place on earth where two UNESCO and World Heritage sites meet.

We provide a unique travel experience that will enrich you with a greater understanding of the cultural and environmental importance of our location.

We offer two types of rides:

  • Mid morning and afternoon beach ride 
  •  Afternoon Rainforest Creek Ride

Who Can Horse Ride?

From first time horse riders to the very experienced, everyone is catered for here on our Cape Tribulation beach horse riding tours.

Please note all riders must remain at walk.

The skilled staff will match a friendly, well trained horse to suit your abilities and assist you throughout the tour if required. 

Horse rides depart daily at 11:00am & 2:30pm

Extra Information

Allow a full 2 hours for the horse riding tour including transfers (transfers from most Cape Tribulation accommodation only) - A great half day tour option.  

Self drive: meet at Jungle Surfing Adventure Centre, 2 Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation, QLD 4873. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to complete paperwork.Please allow 3 hours from Cairns and 2 hours from Port Douglas.

Maximum weight limit is 102kg or 16 stone.

What To Wear & What To Bring?

  • It is advised to wear long pants for more protection (this is not a requirement)
  • Closed secure footwear, no thongs (flip flops) allowed
  • Take your camera and towel (this can be carried on your ride)
  • Sun cream and mosquito repellent
  • A change of clothes, this is an all-weather activity you may get a little wet on your horse ride

This is a great half day tour option that suits families and cruise ship passengers. 

See more Cairns horse riding tours.

Departs From

Cape Tribulation

Departure Time
  • Mid-Day tour departs 11:00am - Returns 1:00pm
  • Afternoon tour departs 2:30pm - Returns 3:30pm
Departure Instructions

Self drive: meet at stables, 3831 Cape Tribulation Road, Cape Tribulation, QLD 4873. Please arrive 10 minutes prior to complete paperwork.

Pickup Locations

Cape Tribulation

  • Please allow 3 hours travel time if travelling from Cairns.
  • Please allow 2 hours travel time if travelling from Port Douglas.
  • Cape Tribulation
  • Daintree Rainforest
Months of Operation

March - January

Days of Operation

Tuesday - Sunday

Excludes Christmas Day


1.5 hours - allow 2 hours in total

Fitness Level Required

Medium, Active

  • Weight of rider must not exceed 102 kilograms or 16 stones
  • We strictly follow the weight limit of 102 kg for our horse’s safety and guest comfort. Guests will not be able to ride and no refunds can be issued for guests over this weight limit.

Weight: Up to 102 Kg / 225 Lb

Long Pants, Closed Secure Footwear such as joggers or boots. There are some shoes available at the stables if you do not have suitable footwear. For the experienced ride swimwear should be worn under clothing. 

Customer Reviews

Average Rating

Colleen M

Reviewed on July 23, 2018

This was a fantastic experience. The guides were amazing and really focussed on safety and enjoyment we took our Six year old on this and they went out of their way to make she she had an amazing time. I would recommend this to everyone as a must do experience

Cancellation Policy:

All cancellations must be in writing. Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee. Please see our terms and conditions for details prior to booking.

  • Cancellation Policy: 48 hours notice of cancellation required for full refund
  • Rides go rain, hail or shine and refunds or cancellations due to wet weather cannot be given.

Cape Tribulation Horse Ride | Beach or Rainforest Creek

Tour Code: 259

Departing: Cape Tribulation

Pickup: Cape Tribulation



Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$99.00
Family: au$476.00

Tour Code: 259



15 yrs & over

10 - 14 yrs

Ages of Children
(Discounts May Apply)
1300 761 612
+61 427 074 745
1300 761 612
+61 427 074 745

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