FROM CAIRNS G4 19 “RAINFOREST & TABLELANDS EXPERIENCE” – Premium, Gold & Platinum Class – 3 DAYS

COOKTOWN, LIONS DEN HOTEL, BLOOMFIELD FALLS, CAPE TRIBULATION, DAINTREE RIVER CRUISE, CULTURAL HABITAT TOUR BY 4WD Tour Code G4 19 -   ()

COOKTOWN, LIONS DEN HOTEL, BLOOMFIELD FALLS, CAPE TRIBULATION, DAINTREE RIVER CRUISE, CULTURAL HABITAT TOUR BY 4WD 3 DAYS

G4 = minimum/maximum 4 clients private charter travelling in a top of the range

4WD with a naturalist driver/guide

Introduction

This three day itinerary provides an interesting and different insight into tropical North Queensland for a small family or friends group with their own specialist tour leader/guide. Sit back, relax, enjoy and learn while you travel through the beautiful, pristine environment in the hinterlands of Cairns, Cooktown and Cape Tribulation.

Cairns to Cooktown Day 1

Transfer from your accommodation at 8.45am to the Kuranda Scenic Rail for Gold Class Service as you travel through the tropical rainforest.

Lunch at a true Aussie historical pub in the township of Mt Molloy that is rich in mining and timber history.

Photo opportunities at the mysterious Black Mountain National Park in addition to learning the ancient history, formation and the Indigenous significance of the mountain.

Accommodation at Mungumby Lodge which is a boutique private wilderness retreat and nature refuge located on the northern edge of the World Heritage Listed Cedar Bay National Park.

Meals:
Morning Tea, Lunch , Afternoon Tea and a three Course Dinner
Accommodation:
Mungumby Lodge, private cabin accommodation with private balcony

Cooktown to Cape Tribulation Day 2

This morning’s views from Grassy Hill overlook the township of Cooktown and the famous Endeavour River – they are not only beautiful, but also rich in history.

Visit Cooktown Museum, one of Queensland’s best museums, showcasing the fascinating history of this remarkable town.

Enjoy lunch and a drink at the Lions Den Hotel famous for its quirky decorations and walls adorned with visitor’s signatures.

Guided walk to Bloomfield Falls with your Accredited Guide. Followed by a fully guided walk along Cape Tribulation Beach and up to Kulki lookout enjoying the only place in the world where two World Heritage Areas meet. ‘The Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef’.

Accommodation at the beautiful Heritage Lodge and Spa in the heart of the Daintree Rainforest. This is truly a magical place surrounded by World Heritage Rainforest and located next to the crystal clear waters of Coopers Creek.

Meals:
Continental Breakfast, Morning Tea, Lunch , Afternoon Tea and Dinner
Accommodation:
Heritage Lodge and Spa – Private cabin accommodation with balcony

Cape Tribulation to Cairns Day 3

Early guided walk at Jindalba boardwalk to escape the crowds and tour buses. This boardwalk has some of the most pre-historical plants species in the Daintree Rainforest and has an abundance of animal species

Take advantage of the photo opportunity at the Alexandra Lookout with sweeping views towards the Low Isle on the Great Barrier Reef, beyond to Port Douglas and the mountain ranges of Australia’s largest mountain range – The Great Dividing Range.

One hour Daintree River Cruise on one of the most bio diverse river systems in the world, rich in wildlife and home to the elusive Saltwater Crocodile.

Enjoy lunch and a drink at the quaint Daintree Tea House famous for the personalised service and exotic fruit presentation set amongst the western side of the Daintree Rainforest including Tropical Fruit tasting, presentation and talk.

Culture Habitat Tour with the Walker Brothers at Cooya beach and afternoon tea. Join one of the brothers exploring the mudflats and mangrove systems along the beach! Linc and Brandon Walker follow the traditions of their ancestors who, for thousands of years, educated visitors about their Kuku Yalanji culture. This is an unforgettable experience.

Photo opportunity at the Rex Lookout which is situated on one of the best coastal drives in the world and located in the Wet Tropics World Heritage area.

Return to your Cairns accommodation.

Meals:
Continental Breakfast, Morning Tea, Lunch and Afternoon Tea.

 Inclusions

  • Pick Up and Drop Off from your hotel.
  • The provision of a modern, top of the range four wheel drive vehicle.
  • The services of an experienced and accredited specialist driver / guide.
  • The provision 4 star accommodation–twin share basis, or best available at your location.
  • Family Room accommodation if children are travelling.
  • Morning and afternoon tea.
  • The provision of breakfasts, three lunches and two 3 course evening meals
  • Welcome drink prior to evening meal.
  • The payment of all accommodation, visits, attractions and entry fees as per itinerary.
  • Expert interpretation of the natural and cultural environment from a specialist guide
  • Tours departing daily excluding 23rd, 24th, 25th December

Exclusions

  • Evening supper.
  • Single accommodation – available on application.
  • Items of a personal nature.
  • Provision of alcohol with meals except where stated on itinerary.
  • Tours departing 23rd, 24th, 25th December

Special Note: Travel insurance is highly recommended – refer Bookings/Travel Insurance. Austour Tour special group rates are applicable. Please read Austour’s Conditions of Travel.

Note: accommodation and itinerary may change on a seasonal basis depending upon road access and client discussion before departure.

Prices Premium Range 

Adult $2995

Child up to and including 16 years $2400

prices valid to 31st March 2016

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Book and pay to save 25%, travel before the 31st March 2016

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