Absorb the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef. Explore Cape Tribulation, wind through the Alexandra Range and cruise on the Daintree River. Enjoy an unforgettable day discovering Great Barrier Reef, ride the Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail Cableway.
|Start||Cairns @ 06:00 am|
|Finish||Cairns @ Morning of Day 6|
On arrival at Cairns Airport (flights anytime), you'll be transferred to your resort.
On the Daintree River Cruise you'll reach an understanding of this wildlife environment. Enjoy views over the Daintree River estuary and beyond to the Coral Sea from Alexandra lookout. Take a short walk along a rainforest creek before a delicious tropical lunch. Walk on the beach at Cape Tribulation and admire the coastline from the Kulki Lookout. Visit the Mossman Gorge Gateway Centre for an indigenous presentation by the traditional owners of the gorge, the Kuku Yalanji people. Learn about the secrets of one of the world's oldest rainforests. Board your shuttle for the transfer into Mossman Gorge. Take a walk with your Driver Guide, who will share their knowledge of this enchanting region.
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch
An experience of a lifetime today - cruise to an underwater world that is a kaleidoscope of colour and brilliance on an Outer Great Barrier Reef Cruise to Agincourt Reef. Dive, snorkel or just stay dry and explore the stunning reef from the comfort of a Quicksilver semi-submersible craft. Watch the fish feeding from a unique underwater viewing platform and enjoy a tropical buffet lunch before heading to Cairns for the next 3 nights.
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch
On arrival at Freshwater Station, board the Kuranda Scenic Rail for the journey to enjoy breathtaking views across the cane fields of Cairns, to the tropical rainforest of Kuranda. Wind through hand-hewn tunnels, across bridges and curves, all the time appreciating what an amazing engineering feat it is. In Kuranda, it's time to explore this fascinating village. The Heritage Markets are full of colourful and interesting arts and crafts. You might also like to visit Birdworld, the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary or Kuranda Koala Gardens (all own expense). Later, board the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway for your 7.5km journey over and through World Heritage protected rainforest to Smithfield. This iconic experience showcases ancient rainforest and spectacular views with time at both Red Peak and Barron Falls Stations for education and interpretation.
Relax and unwind today, or discover the many hidden gems of this relaxed tropical city.
Your short break concludes this morning after breakfast. You'll be transferred to Cairns Airport for your onward flight (flights anytime).