Want to understand the ancient life styles and cultures of the local Aboriginies of the Kulki Yalangi tribes, then our experiences at both Mossman Gorge centre and Tjapukai Village - on our Daintree Tour and or Kuranda Tours are for you.Read more
How about an active day tour walking and swimming in pristine rivers and rainforest settings - then our experiences on our Misty Mountains Wooronnornan, Cape Tribulation and Daintree Mossman Gorge Tours.Read more
Fancy coming face to face with our big crocs in their own natural settings and the other wildlife living nearby on the river banks and forests then try a day out on the Daintree Tour or half day at the Croc Adventures.Read more
See real Aussie contrasts, the outback, experience a working coffee farm (mmmm smell the coffee) and the unique savannah and rock formations teaming with bush wallabies.Read more
Want to experience where two natural world heritage wonders the Great Barrier Reef and the tropical rainforest meet - travel the that little bit further to remote Cape Tribulation, crossover the Daintree River to the mysterious "other side".Read more
Have you always wanted to experience a historic train journey, stroll a quaint Village and then magically glide over rainforest canopies below in your own gondola.Read more
Find your way to the less travelled southern mountains and see wildlife, waterfalls, lakes, rainforest lush green pastures and the folly of old Spanish castle ruins, then try the Waterfalls or the Misty Mountains Tours.Read more
Enjoy this spectacular Eco Certified Scenic Tablelands Tour viewing Lake Barrine, the Curtain Fig Tree, Waterfalls Circuit, World Heritage Rainforests, Paronella Park and Australian wildlife.
Departing the Cairns' coast, your Tour ascends the mighty Lamb Range providing panoramic views of the Mulgrave River Valley from Heale's Lookout. The high elevation Southern Tablelands rainforests are vastly different to coastal rainforest surrounding Cairns and supports a wide variety of wildlife, many being unique to the Tablelands.
Enjoy freshly baked scones and morning tea before boarding the first morning cruise on the calm waters of the volcanic crater Lake Barrine. View the Lake's abundant wildlife and marvel at the old growth World Heritage listed rainforest surrounding the lake whose deep jade green waters are filled by crystal clear rainwater. A short guided walk reveals the Twin Kauri Pine Trees, 1000 year old forest giants - amongst Australia's largest trees.
After a short journey our guide will escort you along boardwalks to the ancient Giant Curtain Fig Tree - an amazing accomplishment of nature! The surrounding forest is home to the shy Lumholtz's Tree Kangaroos.
We then commence our tour of the Waterfalls Circuit with worldfamous Millaa Millaa Falls (featured in many film productions), a brief refreshing swim in the cool waters is possible here. Our next stop is Tarzalli Lakes, a special private viewing spot, where we usually see the normally shy and elusive platypus in this natural lake setting.
Travel through rich dairying pastures to Mungalli Creek Dairy which is North Queensland's only certified organic dairy farm producing biodynamic dairy products - enjoy a cheese and yoghurt tasting. Upon arrival at Mungalli Falls enjoy an excellent two course lunch. Served outdoors in our own private gazebo, uniquely situated atop Mungalli Falls (the Tableland's tallest falls)
Descending the range, we stop at Crawford's Lookout for an amazing view of the North Johnstone Gorge. Arriving at Paronella Park you will be accompanied by the park's knowledgeable guide for a leisurely tour of the National Trust listed Heritage gardens and castle ruins. There is extended free time to view the museum and the remains of North Queensland's first hydro-electric plant on the beautiful Mena Creek - feed the fish and turtles below the falls.
Your tour concludes with a scenic drive home passing Mt Bellenden Ker and Mt Bartle Frere two of Queensland's highest mountains.
Included Features (5A only - see table below)
All Entrance Fees and Park Fees, Devonshire Tea, Wildlife Cruise on Lake Barrine and 2 Course Luncheon.
All Entrance fees including Paronella Park and Park Fees & 2 Course Luncheon (no cruise or morning tea
All Entrance fees including Paronella Park and Park Fees (no cruise, morning tea or lunch)
EH/4WD Charter Price is for 4 passengers - extra passengers are $90 per person
All prices include GST. *A small fuel levy may apply.
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Our company is committed to operating its business towards the highest environmental standards and is proud to be Eco-Certified for our Daintree, Cape Tribulation and Waterfalls Tours. The Eco Certification Program is a world first. It has been developed by industry for industry, addressing the need to identify genuine nature tourism and Ecotourism products in Australia.
Ecotourism certification provides travellers with an assurance that a certified product is backed by a commitment to best practice ecologically sustainability, natural area management and the delivery of quality eco tourism experiences. We hope you enjoy and appreciate our Eco-Certified Products.