Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation, Mossman Gorge and Rainforest Habitat Wildlife Sanctuary Day Tour

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From £79.59
Location: Cairns, Palm Cove or Port Douglas, Australia
3.5star based on 29 reviews

Take a day tour from Cairns along one of Australia’s most scenic coastal roads to Daintree National Park. Along the way you’ll visit the Rainforest Habitat Wildlife Sanctuary at Port Douglas, swim in a crystal-clear river at Mossman Gorge, take a cable ferry across the Daintree River then explore Cape Tribulation on a guided rainforest walk.


  • Day trip (destination A to B)
  • Family friendly
  • All entrance fees included
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • Lunch included
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included
  • Driver/guide
  • Entrance to Rainforest Habitat Wildlife Sanctuary in Port Douglas
  • Cable Ferry across Daintree River
  • Cape Tribulation beach and foreshore walk
  • Guided Marrdja Botanical Boardwalk
  • Daintree River cruise
  • Tour conducted in English

Your first stop is Port Douglas, where you will visit the Rainforest Habitat Wildlife Sanctuary to see native animals including kangaroos, tree kangaroos, crocodiles, koalas and rare cassowaries. Your journey continues to Mossman Gorge, where you can take a walk in the rainforest or swim in a rainforest stream.

Then it’s time to head north and cross the Daintree River by cable ferry to enter the Cape Tribulation section of the Daintree National Park. You’ll enjoy a delicious buffet lunch at Coconut Beach Resort, and go for a swim in a private rock pool. After a visit to Cape Tribulation Beach, you’ll take the guided Marrdja Botanical Rainforest Walk through the heart of Cape Tribulation. Along the way, your guide will share the fascinating secrets of the rainforest, its food, medicines and history.

Your journey then returns to the Daintree River, where you will enjoy a wildlife cruise, searching for crocodiles, birds and other mangrove wildlife. Before your day out concludes you’ll have spectacular views from the Rex Lookout.


Departure Point: Tour departs from selected Cairns, Palm Cove/Northern Beaches and Port Douglas hotels

Departure Time: Tour departs between 7:00am and 8:30am, depending on your hotel location

Return Details: Returns to original departure point

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We had a small group tour with a wonderful driver. Recommend the swim at Mossman Gorge. The lunch deal is a must, loads of choice.

Reviewed by: Barbara C, United Kingdom


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