Cape Tribulation 1 Day Tour

From: $205.00

  • Return transfer from Cairns
  • Welcome ceramony at Mossman Gorge
  • One-hour wildlife river cruise on the Daintree
  • Lunch included while on tour
  • Be on the look out for Cassowaries
  • All National Park fees included


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Tropics Explorer starts your day off with a beautiful coastline drive from Cairns to Port Douglas. With breathtaking views of the Coral Sea, this breathtaking journey is a photographer’s paradise. Mossman Gorge is Tropics Explorer’s first stop as it travels north. This is situated in Daintree National Park’s renowned southern region. Additionally, the Mossman River’s icy mountain waters have chiselled away this gorge. This travels through enormous granite boulders and is surrounded by lush, green jungle.


  • Departs Cairns from 7 a.m.
  • Returns Cairns approx. 7.30 pm

You’ll take part in a “Welcome to Country” ceremony in this enchanted location. Along with the Kuku Yalanji people, the original proprietors. Who will also perform a smoke ceremony to rid you of evil spirits? Then, if the weather permits, you may take a cooling dip in the cascading waters or go for a stroll through the rainforest.

We board a Daintree River wildlife viewing cruise as we travel farther north. And before you cross the river and go to Cape Tribulation for lunch,. Be sure to keep an eye out for the numerous resident crocodiles. Prior to going on foot through this area,. Take a guided tour of the historic rainforest surroundings along the Marrdja Botanical Boardwalk.


  • Comfortable Coach Transfers
  • Interactive Commentary
  • Lunch
  • Welcome To Country and Smoke Ceremon
  • Daintree River Wildlife Cruise.

Did someone say ice cream?

The extreme diversity you will experience will astound you. On a single, short, easy walk, you can see everything from low-lying ferns to shrubs. To the enormous rainforest canopy and even mangrove ecosystems. The Daintree Ice Cream Co. is the next stop for Tropics Explorer. You can choose to indulge in one of their delectable ice creams, made with organic ingredients. We have a diverse selection of exotic tropical flavors—including dragonfruit, coconut, black sapote, lychee, and many others—at your disposal. Yum! ice cream own behalf of
We make a photo stop at the Alexandra Range Lookout while travelling south (Walu Wugirriga). Which offers expansive views of the Coral Sea, the Daintree River, and its delta of rainforest.

We then start our drive to Cairns. included a brief drive via the charming coastal town of Port Douglas.

Important info before travel

  • Swimmer’s suit
  • camera
  • towel
  • Shoes for walking
  • Sunscreen
  • pest deterrent
  • money for food and drinks


50% refund for cancellations made within 48hours of tour departure
No refund for cancellations made within 24hrs of departure


All rafting participants must disclose any medical condition prior to traveling with Foaming Fury. Be aware that some medical conditions may exclude people from participating in our tours eg pregnancy.


Whitewater rafting contains a certain element of risk and all participants must sign a Liability Release Form prior to rafting. People traveling under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian to be able to sign this form at the arranged pick up point.


Customers for our Family Fun on the river tour must be six years and older to participate in the trip.
Customers for our Barron Rafting tour on the river tour must be thirteen years and older to participate in the trip.


Once a booking is confirmed and payment received a pick up time will be instructed and the tour will begin at the specified time and place


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