A scenic 1 Day 4WD journey through UNESCO World Heritage listed Daintree Rainforest to historical Cooktown. Discover diverse landscapes and travel across unique terrain in our purpose-built vehicle. Enjoy a high level of service and comprehensive commentary as our driver guide shares stories of our region’s fascinating natural and cultural heritage. Return flight (45 minutes) along the scenic Daintree Coast…
Physical Fitness & Mobility required
A general level of mobility & fitness is required to join this tour. The 4WD Coach used for our Cooktown Tour has several steps on entry and passengers will need to board and disembark from the vehicle several times through out the day. Walks included are all considered easy and are less than 1klm in length. The terrain through out this tour features uneven surfaces and step hills and is not suitable for mobility impaired guests.
Please don’t hesitate to contact our reservations team for advice if you have any concerns about your ability to join this tour.
Departs: Cairns 6:15am, Northern Beaches 6:45am, Port Douglas 7:30am
Returns: Cairns General Aviation Airport 6:30pm, Port Douglas accommodation by approximately 8pm
Scenic coastal drive in 4WD Air-conditioned vehicle • Experienced driver-guide • Courtesy hotel pickup • Daintree River ferry crossing • World Heritage-listed Daintree National Park • Morning tea • Lunch • Visit the iconic Lions Den Pub • 4WD-only Bloomfield Track • Grassy Hill lookout • Driver-guided historic foreshore walk • Free time in Cooktown • Cooktown Airport transfers • Commercial flight Cooktown Airport to Cairns General Aviation Airport • Return to Port
What to bring
Hat, sunscreen & bottle of water
Travel in air-conditioned comfort in our purpose-built 4WD vehicle, experiencing some of the most amazing scenery and natural beauty in Australia. Our journey takes us along The Great Barrier Reef Drive from Cairns hugging two World Heritage-listed areas, the Great Barrier Reef and the Wet Tropics Rainforest.
We continue along the famous 4WD-only Bloomfield Track, an incredible journey and the site of one of Australia’s biggest environmental protests. Enjoy lunch at the infamous Lions Den Hotel, one of Queensland's landmark pubs, built in 1875, made of timber and iron.
You will arrive in historic Cooktown in the afternoon where we visit Grassy Hill for panoramic views of Cooktown, the Coral Sea and Endeavour River. You have up to 2 hours to enjoy the stunning scenery and experience the present day appeal and intriguing heritage of this iconic town before transferring to Cooktown Airport for a commercial flight along the scenic Daintree Coast.
Arrive at Cairns General Aviation Airport at 6:30pm. Continue to Cairns accommodation (own arrangement/expense) or Northern Beaches & Port Douglas accommodation (transfer included).