The first day of the tour is operated by "The Adventure Company", a locally owned tour operator which has a dedicated team of staff devoted to ensure that each passenger travelling with them experiences a great time.
Their overnight stay tour give travellers a chance to explore Cape Tribulation without any rush. Clients can relax amongst the rainforest in their own poolside villa; party with friends in a dorm style room; or enjoy the company of family in a self-contained apartment.
The drive between Cairns and Cape Tribulation contains all the ‘must see’ attractions including Rex Lookout, Port Douglas, Mossman Gorge, Daintree river ferry, Alexandra Lookout, guided walk along Cape Tribulation Beach.
Extra activities to purchase is: The Rainforest Habitat (a Wildlife park where guest are welcome to interact with animals) and a delicious lunch at Capetrib Beach House.
Ferntree Rainforest Resort
Ferntree Rainforest Resort is an environment-friendly resort built in the heart of Cape Tribulation. The resort is located just a short stroll to Cape Tribulation Beach and some of its famous mangrove boardwalks. Ferntree Rainforest Lodge features low-pitched buildings set harmoniously within the vivid green landscape. The Lodge's magnificent gardens are designed to attract the splendid rainforest creatures. Guests can witness from their room the operatic display of butterflies and birds unique to this spectacular region.
Type of accommodation available:
Multishare: (5 people max) – Set in the rainforest with it's own attached toilet and shower. Air conditioning and fans in all rooms. A small bar fridge is included.
Private Cabins: (2 people max) - Great value for couples or a solo traveller. Set up with a super King sized bed, ensuité shower and toilet. Tea and coffee making facilities. Air conditioning, fans and a balcony in the Rainforest all at your disposal.
Garden Loft: (4 people max) – A beautiful split level cabin in the rainforest garden. Huge private bathroom. Room can be set up with a mixture of a Super King / single beds. Included are air conditioners, fans, bar fridge, tea and coffee facilities. A large private balcony is there to enjoy amongst the sounds of the rainforest.
Poolside room: (3 people max) – These private rooms have their own balconies looking over a lagoon style pool bordered by beautiful local fauna. Large open living and bed area with a fridge and television. Air conditioning, fans, tea and coffee supplies are all included. Super King beds and an additional single if required.
Activities at Cape Tribulation:
Jungle Surfing is a unique and exhilarating way to experience the beauty of the world-renowned Daintree Rainforest. It is a fun, educational, fully-guided activity where people can feel the freedom of flying. Clients fly through the trees on seven flying fox ziplines, stopping at six platforms over the treetops where they enjoy a beautiful view of the Daintree rainforest and the ocean. Min age is 3 years old.
Cape Trib Horse Ride is a great way to explore the unique environment in Cape Tribulation. Experience the unique meeting of the the Daintree Rainforest, The Great Barrier Reef and Myall Beach. All riders will have the chance to go faster than a walk as they cater for all types of abilities. The guide makes sure everyone has a great tour. Min age is 5 years old.
Jungle Night walk:
This great guided night walk allows clients to connect to the nature in an unique way. Discover what lies beneath the blanket of darkness and be amazed about what the Daintree Rainforest hides at night. Some animals only come out in the dark at night so this is a great tour for nature lovers.
|Itinerary based on a 2 day / 1 night tour|
|06:30||Coach pick up from hotels|
|Drive along the beautiful scenic coastal drive to Port Douglas|
|08:30||Bus arrives at Port Douglas|
|Free time to explore Port Douglas or enter the Rainforest Habitat park|
|Enjoy a guided rainforest walk and see the crystal clear waters of the Mossman River and get in the water for a swim|
|11:00||The journey continues to Cape Tribulation|
|12:00||Enjoy a break to have lunch (optional delicious lunch at Capetrib Beach House)|
|13:00||Cape Tribulation Beach|
|Where “The Rainforest meets the Reef”. Enjoy a walk or swim in this beautiful location.|
|13:30||Drop off at Cape Tribulation accommodation|
|Free afternoon and the next morning to explore Cape Tribulation|
|13:30||Pick up from Cape Tribulation accommodation|
|14:30||Daintree River Cruise|
|The journey continues to the majestic Daintree River for a 1 hour Wildlife and Crocodile exploration.|
|16:00||The journey back to Cairns starts|
|18:30||Coach arrives back in Cairns and accommodation drop off|
Level of fitness:The rainforest walk is graded easy and it can be done by anyone with any level of fitness.
Meals at Cape Tribulation: Please note that no meals are included in this package. Travellers can take groceries to cook in the shared facilities or purchase at the restaurant in the accommodation.
Junlge Surfing:Harnesses available to fit children aged 3 up to adults weighing 120kg/260lbs
Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by an adult and all persons under 18 years must have our Medical Declaration & Waiver Release signed by a parent or guardian prior to the tour
No prior experience or specific fitness required. Not recommended for pregnant women.
Jungle Night Walk:Min age is 8 years old. No experience necessary, but tour requires moderate fitness.
Horse Riding:Min age is 5 years old. Under 16 years must be accompanied by an adult.
|Season: 2018 - 2019 Rates||Dates: 1st April 2018 - 31st March 2019||Action|
|2 Day / 1 Night - Multishare||
$155.00 per adult
$110.00 per child
|2 Day / 1 Night - Garden Loft||
$215.00 per adult
$170.00 per child
|2 Day / 1 Night - Poolside Room||
$225.00 per adult
$180.00 per child
|3 Day / 2 Night - Multishare||
$185.00 per adult
$140.00 per child
|3 Day / 2 Night - Private Cabins||
$275.00 per adult
$230.00 per child
|3 Day / 2 Night - Garden Loft||
$305.00 per adult
$260.00 per child
|3 Day / 2 Night - Poolside Room||
$325.00 per adult
$280.00 per child
|Additional Extras||Dates: 1st April 2018 - 31st March 2019|
|Jungle Surfing||$105.00 per adult / $105.00 per child|
|Horse Riding||$110.00 per adult / $110.00 per child|
|Jungle Night Walk||$45.00 per adult / $45.00 per child|
|Rainforest Habitat - Day 1||$27.00 per adult / $27.00 per child|
Age: Adult age: 15 yrs + / Child age: 4-14 years inclusive.
Booking fees: Tourism Cairns do not charge any booking fees.
Deposit and final payment: At Tourism Cairns clients are required to pay a deposit only at the time of booking. Final payment is to be completed 48 hours prior to departure or on the day of travel, depending on each tour operator's policy.
Cancellation by the traveller: If the tour is cancelled by the client up to 7 days prior to departure, a full refund is applicable. If the tour is cancelled by the client 7 days prior to departure, the deposit amount might be retained. If the tour is cancelled by the client 48 hours prior to departure, 100% cancellation fee may apply.
Booking amendments: If the date of a tour needs to be changed, Tourism Cairns must be notified in writing by the client up to 48 hours prior to the tour date.