Explore Far North Queensland on this active, five-day getaway. Begin in Cairns, and get acquainted with aboriginal culture and fare, along with strolling through the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary. Next, take a day trip to the largest coral reef system on the planet—the Great Barrier Reef—where you can cruise, snorkel, and explore this world-famous destination. Then, take the trip to Port Douglas to visit local wildlife, along with the Daintree Rainforest, and the Kuku Yalanji indigenous people.

  • Day 1

    Arrival in Cairns

    • You will travel to Cairns, and the day will be at your leisure. 
    • Bookmark some of the following destinations: Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary and Cairns Lagoon.
  • Day 2

    Cairns - Day trip to the Great Barrier Reef

    • Board a high-speed catamaran for a full-day cruise to the Great Barrier Reef.  
  • Day 3

    Travel to Port Douglas - Free day

    • Transport from Cairns to Port Douglas and enjoy a free day. A few activities to consider include the below:
      • Take a tour of Atherton Tablelands
      • Visit Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
      • Relax on Four Mile Beach
      • Dine at Flames of the Forest
  • Day 4

    Port Douglas - Tour Daintree Rainforest

    • Enjoy a scenic drive up north to the oldest rainforest in the world.
    • Board the Daintree River Cruise to learn about the wildlife environment—the bird habitat, tree snakes, and unique plants, as well as the estuarine crocodile. 
    • Visit the Mossman Gorge Centre, an important cultural hub of the Kuku Yalanji.
  • Day 6

    Depart from Cairns

    • Travel back to Cairns and catch your flight to Brisbane.


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General Inclusion

  • Accommodation as indicated with private facilities
  • Transfers by shuttle seat in coach vehicle
  • Touring and meals as indicated
  • Entrance fees as indicated and outlines in the above itinerary

General Exclusion

  • Pre-Registration of room on arrival
  • Meals other than those indicated
  • International & Domestic Airfares
  • Items of a personal nature ie. Liquor, telephone calls, laundry etc.
  • Optional touring
  • Use of hotel rooms before/after normal check-in/check-out times

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