Visit Cape Tribulation and the Daintree Rainforest during this fun 4WD day tour!
Billy Tea Safaris is a family owned company running small 4WD personalised day tours to the World Heritage rainforest area of Cape Tribulation, Daintree and 4WD Bloomfield Track.
Billy Tea Safaris is a small locally owned tour operator, which operates small personalised tours with custom built 4WD vehicles. Your naturalist guides have extensive knowledge of the flora, fauna and aboriginal culture and history of the area, which will ensure you day will be a memory of a lifetime.
The Daintree & Cape Trib Tour Features:
- Enjoy a huge Aussie BBQ lunch
- Spot rare animals like a Cassowary or a Boyd's Dragon
- Hand feed wallabies at an exclusive rainforest lunch setting
- See crocodiles & birdlife on the 1 hour Daintree River cruise
- Walk through the Daintree Rainforest on an elevated boardwalk
- Spectacular views where the world-heritage rainforest meets the Great Barrier Reef
- Learn about aboriginal culture and rare flora & fauna from our knowledgeable guides
- Get up close to Eclectus Parrots, baby Crocodiles, Pythons & other native wildlife
- Go for a freshwater swim in the rainforest at pristine Emmogen Creek
- Enjoy a stroll to the photographers lookout for spectacular views
- Cable Ferry crossing across the mighty Daintree river
- Spend time at the famous Cape Tribulation Beach
- Try a traditional Aussie 'Billy Tea' with damper
- Share an exotic local tropical fruit platter
Your naturalist guide will meet you at your accommodation and after introductions all round we then drive north along the scenic route via Mossman to Cape Tribulation.
Lush farmland contrasts with seascape as we approach the majestic Daintree River. Time for a short morning tea break then its 'all aboard' for an informative river cruise. Relax and enjoy the splendour only the Daintree can offer as you learn of Estuarine Crocodiles, mangrove forests and wildlife, this is nature at its best!
We ascend the Alexandra Range and pause for a panoramic view of World Heritage Tropical Rainforest merging with the azure colours of the Coral Sea. Experience the rainforest intimately on our elevated National Park Boardwalk. Accurate interpretations of flora and fauna will be given with ample time for photographs and questions as we search for the elusive, rare and totally unique Southern Cassowary and other wildlife species within this habitat.
A delicious barbecue lunch with freshly prepared salads (dietary requirements catered for with prior notice) is served while you can hand feed Wallabies and enjoy a cold drink from the bar (own cost). Our tour does a little more, it takes you beyond Cape Tribulation along 7klms of the 4WD Bloomfield Track too pristine Emmagen Creek and time for a refreshing rainforest fresh water swim. Seek fish and turtles in the creek, butterflies and exotic birds in the trees and indulge in a taste testing of tropical fruit, a cup of traditional Billy Tea, and damper all of which enhance the tranquil surroundings.
At Cape Tribulation Beach, there is a little time to stroll along the beach and boardwalk to the photographers' platform overlooking the mountains and coast where the 'Rainforest meets the Reef. (There is no swimming at Cape Tribulation Beach due to dangerous Hazards)
After a short afternoon refreshment stop at the Daintree Ice-creamery (own cost), we cross the Daintree River by cable ferry and begin our homeward journey somewhat wiser for our 'Total Rainforest Experience'.
Cairns at 7:00am approx.
Northern Beaches at 7:35am approx.
Port Douglas at 8:20am approx.
Cairns at 6:30pm approx.
Northern Beaches at 6:00pm approx.
Port Douglas at 5:30pm approx.
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What To Bring
Ticket, hat, sunscreen, sweatshirt or jacket (for colder months), water bottle, camera, money for drinks/snacks
Lunch and morning tea, accommodation transfers - Cairns, Northern Beaches and Port Douglas, National Park fees, ferry crossing, guided National Park walks
- Environmental and fuel levy may apply.
- Drinks and snacks
Terms and Conditions
Department of Transport Regulations state seat belts are compulsory for all passengers and infants and must be worn at all times. Billy Tea Safaris reserves the right to alter or cancel itineraries due to weather conditions, flooding or other factors beyond the control of the operator, no refund will be given in these circumstances or in the event of any delay. All departures and itineraries are subject to weather. Tours may be changed or cancelled for any reason at the discretion of the Tour Operator. It should be noted that adventure travel involves risk. Whilst we make every effort to safeguard clients, we cannot be responsible for personal injury or loss due to actions of our clients which are beyond our control. We recommend that all clients have travel insurance covering illness, injury, loss or damage to personal belongings and not being able to travel on the confirmed date of departure. Please be aware operators pass on credit card merchant fees so there is a non-refundable 2.5% surcharge for VISA, MASTERCARD and AMEX card purchases.
All client cancellations forfeit 25% of total ticket price and all client cancellations made less than 21 days prior to departure will result in complete forfeiture of the full price of the tour or package. If the tour operator has to cancel the trip or activity (prior to the departure) and we cannot offer a suitable alternative, then a refund will be given minus card fees. We strongly recommend that you have travel insurance, especially during the wet season.
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