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Daintree Rainforest Tour | Cheapest Best Value | Cape Tribulation Go Jungle Wild | JGW

Tour Code: 24

Departing: Cairns

Pickup: Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches, Palm Cove, Port Douglas

Great Deal - Bargain Tour Deal
  • The unique diversity of this tour itself! From mountain ranges to World Heritage Rainforest, sapphire Ulysses butterflies and mammoth moths! Wildlife you can feed and pat, and crocodile spotting from a river cruise!
  • Ask your tour guide about the flowering Idiospermum plant - the ancient 150 million year old flower! 
  • If you love trekking through the forest, why not fly through it too? Ask us about upgrading to include Jungle Surfing in your adventure!
  • With so many great sights it's hard to choose just one. Get a selfie with the wallabies at Wildlife Habitat or at Alexandra Lookout where the rainforest meets the sea!

Included In Price

  • Scenic Coastal Drive: enjoy one of the most scenic coastal drives in Australia along the Captain Cook Highway which is soon to be re-named the Great Barrier Reef Highway.
  • The Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas: see some maginficent Australian wildlife up close and personal. See the endangered pre-historic Cassowary and other native wildlife, and have the opportunity to book in to have your photo taken holding a cute koala, slithering snake or ferocious crocodile (extra cost).
  • Daintree River Cable Ferry: ride the barge across the Daintree River
  • Tropical Lunch
  • Guided Rainforest Walk
  • Cape Tribulation Beach
  • Alexandra Lookout
  • Daintree River Cruise
  • Return Transfers to your Cairns, Northern Beaches or Port Douglas accommodation

This great value, Daintree Rainforest tour delivers exactly what its name suggests; Jungle Tours!

On the Go Wild tour you will experience one of Australia's best scenic drives, interact with Queensland's native wildlife, tour the Daintree Rainforest, visit the famous Cape Tribulation beach and take a cruise down the wild Daintree River.

This day tour includes pickup directly from your holiday accommodation at either Cairns or Port Douglas, starting at 7.00am (from Cairns).

This is the cheapest Daintree Rainforest all-day adventure that also offers you the option of cuddling a lovable koala, handling a scary snake or holding a baby crocodile at Port Douglas Wildlife Habitat for a little extra cost.

The Go Wild in the Daintree Rainforest Jungle Itinerary

Coach pickups will begin at 7.00am, and by 7.45am you will be departing Cairns and travelling along the stunning Captain Cook Highway (soon to be re-named the Great Barrier Reef Highway), one of the country’s best scenic drives. Once you arrive in Port Douglas, the first order of business is to pick up those travellers who have spent the night in Port Douglas.

Port Douglas Wildlife Habitat

The Native Australian Wildlife Habitat in Port Douglas is one of Australia’s leading wildlife experiences. Designed to give the public a fully immersive experience, the wildlife enclosures are open-aired designs based on three of Australia’s natural environments; rainforest, wetlands and the savannah.

You will be part of a guided tour through one of these areas, as well as have the opportunity to wander the elevated boardwalks and observe the many Australian species that roam freely.

You can look forward to seeing firsthand the rarest of Queensland’s wildlife, such as the prehistoric Cassowary and the shy Tree Kangaroo and for a little extra cost you can have a hands-on experience with cuddling a koala, handling a snake or carresing a baby crocodile.

Daintree Rainforest Tour - Tropical Lunch in Cape Tribulation

At approximately 11.00am you will cross the wild Daintree River on the cable driven ferry whilst sitting in the coach, the only way to reach the far side of the river to go into the Daintree Rainforest.

Once you reach the other side, you begin the journey to Cape Tribulation. Along the way you stop for a delicious tropical lunch, served in the beautiful and remote Daintree Rainforest at the Cape Tribulation Beach House.

You will have some free time to indulge in a swim or a relaxing walk along Cape Tribulation Beach.

Elevated Rainforest Boardwalk

After lunch, you will get the opportunity to join a guided walk along the elevated Daintree Rainforest boardwalk. Keep your camera ready at all times as this is a great opportunity to spot more of Australia’s thrilling wildlife such as Bearded Dragons and tropical parrots.

You will also gain a good understanding of the regions ancient flora and fauna and learn all about the days the Aboriginals lived here in harmony with Mother Nature.

Your Cape Tribulation experience ends with a stop at the Alexandra Lookout, for a stunning view over the cape and rainforest, and have some magnificent photo opportunities.

Wild Daintree River Cruise

As you leave the north side of the Daintree River at 4.00pm, you will jump on a Daintree River Cruise. This is yet another great opportunity to spot native Australian wildlife. Winding your way through the tropical mangroves, you have the opportunity to spot ferocious salt water crocodiles, water birds, tree snakes, tree frogs and turtles.

What a great way to say goodbye to the Daintree Rainforest as you begin the journey home at 5.00pm. By 7.30pm you will be dropped off at your accommodation, and ready to begin another adventure.

What to Bring

Make sure you have your ticket
Bring a day bag with all your necessities
You can’t forget your camera!
Sports or water-resistant sunscreen
Insect repellent – apply regularly
Shoes suitable for walking
Money for drinks and lunch

Please note this great value backpackers tour is also available with an overnight option, spending the night in one of several Daintree Rainforest accommodation options. Enquire with us for more information. 

See more Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation tours and attractions. 

Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time
  • Pickup from Cairns: 7:00am - 7:30pm Return
  • Pickup from Northern Beaches: 7:45am - 7:00pm return
  • Pickup from Port Douglas: 8:15am - 6:00pm return
Departure Instructions

Please be waiting outside your accommodation or at reception 5 minutes prior to pickup time. Please note tour commencement and termination times are approximate only.

Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Palm Cove
  • Port Douglas
Destinations
  • Cape Tribulation
  • Daintree Rainforest
  • Port Douglas
  • The Wildlife Habitat in Port Douglas, Cape Tribulation Beach,  Daintree Rainforest, Alexandra lookout.
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Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Does not operate on Christmas Day

Duration

Day tour option 12 hours (approx)

Fitness Level Required

Low, Medium

Eco Certifications
Nature Tourism Certified

Your Ticket, Day Bag, Camera, Water Resistant Sunscreen, Insect Repellant, Walking Shoes, Money for Drinks & Lunch

Infants (0-3 years inclusive) are unable to travel on this tour.

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.

Operator’s Cancellation Policy:

100% cancellation fee applies to tours of 2 days duration and longer, if cancelled 72 hours prior to departure. 100% cancellation fee applies to day tours if cancelled within 24 hours prior to departure or no shows.

100% cancellation fee applies to tours of 2 days duration and longer, if cancelled 72 hours prior to departure. 100% cancellation fee applies to day tours if cancelled within 24 hours prior to departure or no shows.

Daintree Rainforest Tour | Cheapest Best Value | Cape Tribulation Go Jungle Wild | JGW

Tour Code: 24

Departing: Cairns

Pickup: Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches, Palm Cove, Port Douglas

Great Deal - Bargain Tour Deal

From

au$185.00

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

Child: au$93.00
Family: au$556.00

Tour Code: 24

From

au$185.00

15 yrs & over

4 - 14 yrs

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

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