Cooktown is one of Australia's BUCKET LIST destinations. Locally owned and operated, Adventure North Australia operate 4WD tours from Cairns and Port Douglas to Cooktown via Cape Tribulation through the heart of the World Heritage Listed Daintree National Park, returning via the Mulligan Highway an...
Where we GO, What we SEE Scenic coastal drive Marrdja or Jindalba Boardwalk (Guided) Morning Tea Cape Trib Beach (Day Tour Only) Daintree Ice-Cream Company (Time Permitting) Alexandra Range Lookout Daintree River Crocodile/Wildlife Cruise Afternoon Tea Mossman Gorge Drive through Port Doug...
Join us for a small personalised Eco accredited tour to Chillagoe Caves & Outback includes environmentaly friendly cruise at the Mareeba Wetlands, Outback historical towns, Chillagoe Smelters, Guided Chillagoe Caves Tour, delicious Aussie pub lunch, Mt Uncle Distillery and see amazing wildlife
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Explore the ancient rainforests of the Daintree with a luxury tour from Daintree Tours. Believed to be more than 160 million years old, this heartland of tropical north Queensland is rich in flora and fauna, containing 30% of frog, marsupial and reptile species in Australia, 18% of Australia’s bird...
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Fully Guided MTB tours and custom designed riding. Cairns – Atherton Tablelands – Cape Tribulation – FNQ Dan, born in Cairns and hooked on mountain biking (MTBA coach, commissarie, represented Australia in 1996 World MTB cross country and is a National accredited MTB instructor). Dan and his ski...
Save precious time... save money, talk first with ‘the air charter professionals’ ... and have our experts find the right aircraft for you. Since 1989 Independent Aviation has provided aircraft charter solutions throughout Australasia, the Asia Pacific and the World. Whether the requirement is simpl...
Based in Port Douglas, our exciting range of activities include... River Drift Snorkelling, Mountain Biking, Sea Kayaking, Bush-walking & Cape Tribulation tours. We specialise in designing personalised tours to suit your holiday and budget requirements. Many of these activities have been showcased i...
A scenic flight over the great barrier reef is the only way to appreciate the natural beauty and scale of the reef. A natural wonder of the world, located on the east coast of Australia. Flying from Cairns, you are able to access sand cays, islands and reefs which are among the most famous and expan...
Founded in 1981, Tropic Wings is the longest established coach operator in Cairns. Locally owned and operated by the CaPTA Group, it offers full day touring programs, exploring all the wonders of the Tropical North – the rainforest, wildlife, beaches and the reef. Tropic Wings offer full day FIT...
Skysafari is a personalised air touring company as well as being industry experts in helicopter aerial work. Years of focus have created and cemented an outstanding reputation for flexibility, service and absolute guest and client fulfillment. Proudly Australian grown and owned, Skysafari continues...
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Port Douglas Bus is a subsidiary of BTS Tours and has been providing transport services in the Port Douglas and Cairns region for over 25 years. Based in Port Douglas, BTS Tours (previously called Bloomfield Track Safaris) was founded by Rob and Ann West in 1985 where they pioneered Guided 4WD To...
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DAY TOURS FROM PORT DOUGLAS Reef and Rainforest Connections are the Port Douglas locals!100% locally owned and operated, we are dedicated to giving you personalised and professional service and the best touring & cruising options in the Tropics. We look forward to the opportunity of showing you our...
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Jungle Tours operates out of Cairns and runs day and extended tours to Cape Tribulation and the Daintree – where the rainforest meets the reef. Locally owned and operated, Jungle Tours specialises in youth and adventure trips. Travelling in small groups, you’ll be kept informed and entertained th...
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If you are planning to visit the Great Barrier Reef and Isles, why not go aboard the unique Chinese Junk "Shaolin" offering an unforgettable day where getting there is half the fun! Shaolin is an original hand crafted masterpiece originally built in Hong Kong in 1965 she has a colourful history incl...
Guest feedback, has taught us that visitors see and enjoy more in small personalised groups, travelling to out-of-the-way places mainstream tours never witness. Brings you the best in luxury day touring to the Daintree Rainforest, Mossman Gorge, Cape Tribulation and Bloomfield Falls. We also do p...
At Down Under Tours we abide by the motto "Our People make the difference". From our accommodating Driver-Guides and dynamic Marketing personalities working on the front line of our company to our friendly Reservations staff, Operations team and dedicated Administrative people working behind the sce...
Cooper Creek Wilderness contains an awesome expression of natural and cultural heritage values, resounding of biological diversity, primitiveness, rarity, endemism and perseverance. Access to this refugial Gondwanan forest, with its representative communities of ancient fauna and flora and the accum...
Helitours is the newest helicopter touring company in North Queensland. Helitours North Queensland gives you access to areas that you just can’t normally reach. Our fleet is designed to get you to our chosen destinations in comfort and safety. Our pilots have thousands of hours of flying experien...
If experiencing the Great Barrier Reef is on your bucket list, then you’ve come to the right place. With 65 successful years of business behind us, you’re in the hands of some of Cairns most experienced pilots. Let us take you on a magical, aerial adventure, where you will get a birds eye view of on...
Fine Feather Tours is owned and operated by Del and Pat Richards, and is based in Mossman, North Queensland, adjacent to the richest birding area in Australia. Well over half of Australia's species have been recorded within a distance of 200 kilometres. Del is Mossman / Daintree representative for B...
The award winning Adventure Company Australia, is based in Cairns, Tropical North Queensland and is North Queensland's largest premier cruise and tour company. The Adventure Company is 100% locally owned and operated and has a dedicated and experienced team of staff that are devoted to ensuring that...
See Cairns Like You Have Never Seen it Before. Experience the Unique and Amazing Feeling of Flying ! Weather permitting, we fly DAILY. We provide tandem hang gliding flights for people wanting to experience hang gliding with the safety of an experienced pilot. We also provide lessons and full...
About Scenic Day Tours For Port Douglas
Many day tours depart Port Douglas daily with varying itineries.
Explore the Rainforest and be inspired by the landscape of Cape Tribulation without the hassles of navigating yourself. Go on a road trip and take in the spectacular surroundings with Cape Tribulation being the main highlight.
On the way up to Cape Tribulation tour itineries will include some of the following stops;
Mossman Gorge - This gorge is within the Daintree National Park and has an excellent walking track and superb rainforest waterfalls to cool down in.
Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery - Cellar door from 10am to 4:30am - 417 Shannonvale Rd Mossman. Visit this award winning winery that offers a wide range of Table wines and ports including wines made from Mango, Paw paw, Pineapple, Jaboticaba, Lychee and Ginger. As, well as Tropical Fruit Ports made from Purple Mangosteen, Orange Liqueur Port, Grapefruit, Ginger, Black Sapote, LemonCello and Jaboticaba Port. The ideal gift! And possible to order online..Daintree Village - A tiny historic village on the southern bank of the Daintree River.
Daintree River Cruises - Many small family run operators take visitors for 1 hour tours of the Daintree River. Some specialise in bird watching while the electric boat is the quietest boat on the river. These tours can be taken from Daintree Village or closer to the Daintree River Ferry.
Alexandra Range Lookout - Make sure you stop and absorb the remote beauty of this spectacular lookout.
Daintree Discovery Centre & Canopy Tower - This centre was created for visitors wanting to learn about and explore the lowland rainforest via elevated boardwalks and the canopy tower as well as an interpretive display centre.
Entomological Museum - You can't miss the spider web gates on Turpentine road. This world class display exhibits the best private Butterfly and Beetle collections and includes the largest collection of rare and Brizarre insects in Australia. The buildings and cabinets are all designed and handcrafted by Stephen. There is also a Jungle gallery selling butterfly display cases made from rare timbers from the timber plantation as well as locally made products including teas, t-shirts, magnets, silk scarves, postcards, books, locally made jams, locally made jewellery
Daintree ice cream company - A great place to enjoy a cool tropical exotic fruit ice cream or gelati.
Daintree Tea - The conditions in the Daintree Wilderness environment result in a unique natural flavoured and environmentally friendly tea free from pest infestation, and free from tannic acid and pesticides residues. This tea is available in some stores throughout Australia but is definitely available at coffee shops and galleries in the Daintree area. And, possible to order online...
Thornton Beach Café on Sea is a rustic beachfront café are perfectly suited is is a The weather is heating up, and on the horizon.
Cape Trib Exotic Fruit Farm - Grows more than 200 different species of exotic tropical fruit including:
Herbert River Cherry