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Queensland - Reef to Rainforest

  • Duration
    7 days
  • Tour Type
    Group Tour
  • Price From

North Queensland is home to some of the most enviable coastlines in the world, spectacular coral reefs and lush natural rainforests. On this journey you will experience these natural wonders including the World Heritage Listed forest region of Daintree National Park, be transported to another world as you snorkel the stunning Great Barrier Reef and immerse yourself in the authentic cultural experiences at Cape Tribulation. You journey is complete with exquisite accommodation including Thala Beach Resort.

  • Included Meals
    Breakfasts: 6 , Lunches: 4 , Dinners: 3
  • Accommodation
    6 nights in 4+ star accommodation
  • Group Tour
    Max Group Size: 20
  • Physical Rating 1Learn More
    X A reasonable level of fitness is required but it's more about spending time on your feet rather than covering large distances. You'll be getting on and off coaches and boats, walking around the sights and climbing some steps. Download the detailed tour dossier for details of your chosen tour. Learn More
    Walking, some steps and time on your feet
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Queensland Reef to Rainforest Highlights

Our Queensland - Reef to Rainforest tour will see you exploring the most iconic sites, delving into deep-rooted culture and dining on delicious cuisine.

Authentic Experiences

Our Queensland - Reef to Rainforest Tour has been thoughtfully designed and thoroughly researched to bring you a range of once-in-a-lifetime experiences, many of which are entirely exclusive to us.

Tour Itinerary

  • Day 1
    Arrive Cairns
    Day 1: Arrive Cairns

    On arrival into Cairns, transfer to your hotel. This evening enjoy a 3-course welcome dinner at the Paper Crane.

    • Dinner
  • Day 2
    Great Barrier Reef
    Day 2: Great Barrier Reef

    Transfer to the Marina and set sail for the pristine Outer Reef as you enjoy morning tea and guided snorkeling excursions at two incredible coral reef sites. After lunch while sailing to Cairns, enjoy afternoon tea and an informative talk hosted by your Sea Rangers before you arrive back at Marlin Jetty in the late afternoon.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
  • Day 3
    Cairns - Port Douglas
    Day 3: Cairns - Port Douglas

    Enjoy your morning at leisure before travelling north to Port Douglas. On arrival, check in to your luxury eco-lodge, one of National Geographic's Unique Lodges of the World, and spend the day at leisure utilising the resort's facilities. This evening sit down to a 2 course dinner at Thala’s Treetop Restaurant Osprey, before enjoying a guided star gazing experience.

    • Breakfast
    • Dinner
  • Day 4
    Daintree National Park
    Day 4: Daintree National Park

    Travel through the rich farming areas toward the World Heritage Listed forest region of the Daintree National Park. Stop at Mossman Gorge and enjoy a guided walk with a member of the local Aboriginal tribe. Continue south for a delightful afternoon at the Botanical Ark, a private ethno-botanical garden in the heart of the Daintree Rainforest. Enjoy an interpretive garden tour with the founder of this tropical oasis.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
  • Day 5
    Cape Tribulation
    Day 5: Cape Tribulation

    Depart on your full day trip to stunning Cape Tribulation. Arrive at Cooya (Kuyu Kuyu) Beach for your Coast & Cultural Walk with a Kubirri Warra clan member. Enjoy a delicious tropical BBQ lunch set amongst the rainforest before finally sinking your feet into the sand on famous Cape Tribulation Beach. En-route back to Port Douglas, enjoy a delicious exotic fruit ice cream cup at the Daintree Ice Cream Company and a scenic photo stop at the iconic Alexandra Lookout.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
  • Day 6
    Atherton Tablelands Foodie Adventure
    Day 6: Atherton Tablelands Foodie Adventure

    This unique food and wine experience allows you to sample some of the best food and wine that this region has to offer. Enjoy a scenic voyage from the comfort of your vehicle through a variety of contrasting landscapes. Make stops along the way at Mount Uncle's Distillery, Gallo Dairyland for cheese tasting, The Humpty Market, Golden Drop Winery and Platypus Hut Vineyard. This evening dine in tropical North Queensland in style with the 'Flames of the Forest' Aboriginal Cultural Experience for a very special farewell dinner.

    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
  • Day 7
    Depart Port Douglas - Cairns
    Day 7: Depart Port Douglas - Cairns

    This morning opt to attend an ANZAC day dawn service on the Port Douglas Township Foreshore, followed by breakfast. Later you will be transferred to Cairns airport for your onward journey.

    • Breakfast

We draw from a wide range of hotels on our holidays, each one is chosen to suit the tour you are travelling on meaning your accommodation can range from a smart business hotel in one city to a family run guesthouse in a smaller town. Here are some examples of the type of hotel you can expect to find on this tour.

  • Nights 2
    The Riley
    131-141 Esplanade, Cairns City QLD 4870
    The Riley
    Modern quarters in an upscale hotel offering an outdoor pool, a chic rooftop restaurant & sea views.
    • Wi-Fi
    • Swiming Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Non-smoking
    • Elevator
    • Bar
  • Nights 4
    Thala Beach Nature Reserve
    5078 Captain Cook Hwy, Oak Beach QLD 4877
    Thala Beach Nature Reserve
    Sleek tropical property with suites and bungalows on a nature preserve, with dining, a spa and pool.
    • Wi-Fi
    • Swiming Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Non-smoking
    • Elevator
    • Bar
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Queensland - Reef to Rainforest map

Places Visited: Cairns (2N) - Port Douglas (4N)

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