Cooktown is a small town located 328kms north of Cairns with a population of around 2,500 people.
Cooktown is a beautiful historical town where Captain James Cook spent several weeks repairing his boat Endevour in the year 1770. Both the town and Mount Cook which rises up behind the town were named after Captain James Cook.
The trip to Cooktown from Cairns is quite adventures as it goes through dirt roads, rivers and also passes by some gorgeous scenery. It is a tour recommended for the whole family, specially those ones interested in Australian history.
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This is a fascinating historical tour of this remarkable town, Cooktown. Go on an adventurous 4WD fully guided tour from Cairns to Cooktown and the return to Cairns is by an amazing flight along the scenic Daintree Coast and the Great Barrier Reef.
This is a great 2 day 1 night tour for anyone interested in this beautiful historical town. Cooktown is where James Cook stayed for many days in 1770 so he could repair his damanged ship "Endeavour".
Cooktown is a beautiful and historical town where Captain James Cook stayed for many days in 1770 so he could repair his damaged ship "Endeavour". This is a great tour for anyone interested in the fascinating history of this remarkable town.