Go Wild Daintree Day Tour


7am - 7pm


The Deal

The best of Cape Tribulation and the Daintree, with guided walks, lunch and guaranteed wildlife spotting at our immersion exhibit, Wildlife Habitat. You will also have the opportunity to look for wildlife in the rainforest and on the Daintree River throughout the day.



  • Scenic journey along the Great Barrier Reef Drive from Cairns to Port Douglas

  • Wildlife Habitat- Wander along elevated boardwalks and observe up close a huge range of wildlife, and birds and animals roam freely. Feed kangaroos, see crocodiles and the endangered cassowary and Lumholtz’s Tree Kangaroos. Have your photo taken holding a koala, snake or small crocodile (extra cost).

  • Daintree River Cable Ferry- Cross the Daintree River on a Cable-Driven ferry and continue on to Cape Tribulation

  • Tropical Lunch- Served in the heart of Cape Tribulation’s rainforest. Enjoy lunch cooked to order.

  • Rainforest Boardwalk- Join our guided walk along a rainforest boardwalk. 

  • Cape Tribulation Beach- Enjoy free time to relax at Cape Tribulation’s sandy beach and wander to the lookout to take in the view.

  • Alexandra Lookout- Stop at Alexandra Lookout with magnificent views of the Daintree River and Coral Sea.

  • Daintree River Cruise- Spot crocodiles, tree snakes, water birds and other wildlife as your guide takes you through the mangroves along this crocodile infested river.

  • Return Transfers

Departure Point:
From Accommodation

Departure Time:
7:00 AM

Return Details:

Cairns around 7:00 PM

The Itinerary

7:00 AM - Commence pick ups from Cairns Accommodation

7:45 AM - Depart Cairns. Travel to Port Douglas via the Captain Cook Highway, one of Australia’s most scenic costal drives.

8:10 AM - Commence pickups from Port Douglas accommodation.

8:45 AM - Arrive at Wildlife Habitat. See the endangered cassowary and other wildlife. Photo at extra cost.

10:00 AM - Depart Wildlife Habitat.

11:00 AM - Cross the Daintree River on the cable-driven ferry. Travel along the rainforest fringed Cape Tribulation Road through the Daintree National Park, a magnificent wilderness region.

12:15 PM - Arrive at Cape Trib Beach House for a Tropical Lunch, followed by free time for a swim in the resort pool, or a walk along the spectacular Cape Tribulation Beach. 

1:00 PM - Depart Cape Trib Beach House and visit Cape Tribulation Beach and Boardwalk for a guided rainforest walk with great photo opportunities.

2:35 PM - Depart Cape Tribulation for return journey, with some comfort stops along the way.

3:35 PM - Stop at Alexandra Lookout for magnificent views.

4:00 PM - Depart north side of river for the Daintree River Cruise. Search for crocodiles, birds and other wildlife as your journey through the mangroves.

5:00 PM - Arrive south side of river.

6:00 PM - Arrive at Port Douglas accommodation.

7:00 PM - Arrive at Cairns accommodation. 

The Fine Print

  • Please bring a camera, money for drinks and snacks, your ticket, hat, water resistant sunscreen, insect repellent, walking shoes, bottle of water, swimmers & a towel. 

  • ATM located at  IGA supermarket near Wildlife Habitat

  • Please advise at the time of reservation any disability requiring special attention while on tour. We will make reasonable attempts to accommodate the special needs of disabled customers, however we are not responsible in the event we are unable to accommodate your needs

  • Spending more time in the region? You are entitled to a re-entry pass for Wildlife Habitat valid for the next 4 days – ask at reception before you leave to get your pass.Upgrade to Morning Tea for $10 or upgrade to Breakfast With the Birds for $23

1300 962 924

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