About the tour

Overview

This Northern Queensland Private Tour promises an unforgettable adventure and luxury touring experience with a completely tailored Australian adventure. Sunset sailing on a luxury Catamaran, Crocodile spotting by river cruise, delightful meals and luxury accommodation.

Port Douglas is situated only one hour North of Cairns along a breathtaking, scenic coastal drive. This place is your go-to holiday destination of Northern Queensland. Large fig, mango and coconut trees covering the main shopping strip that consists of bars, beach themed boutiques, and seaside restaurants. On one end of the street is the renowned 4 Mile Beach, and on the other end, is the marina that sits just inside the estuary. This seaside town is the gateway to the wilds of Australia. This is the only place on Earth that has two world-heritage sites that are side by side. The spectacular Great Barrier Reef and the oldest rainforest in the world, the Daintree Rainforest, are waiting to be discovered on your Northern Queensland Private Tour.

Northern Queensland is a land of extremes. On this tour you will explore the underwater world on the Great Barrier Reef, journey deep into the oldest rainforest in the world, the Daintree Rainforest, relax in Port Douglas a top ten holiday destination in Australia, sail through a landscape that features large mountains, beautiful beaches and tranquil surroundings while you watch the sunset, take a river cruise to spot salt water crocodiles, interact with native Australian animals and experience the outgoing culture that comes with Northern Queensland.

PROPOSED ITINERARY

Duration: 4 Day 3 Nights

Day One

Pick up from Cairns. Airport transfer or accommodation transfer. Journey through the mountains and along the beach on a one-hour scenic drive to Port Douglas. Here, we set you up in a resort or hotel that suits your interests- from the Sheraton Mirage, a luxury resort with a large lagoon pool located on the beach, to a boutique hotel right in the heart of town and close to all the action. Along the drive, you will take a short stop at the Hartley Crocodile Farm. A place where the animals of the Northern wilds come together in a spectacular performance to bring you a mighty show. Take a boat ride and watch, as the saltwater crocodiles jump high in the air from the water to feed, interact and enjoy shows throughout the day. In the evening, you will be transferred to the marina where you will embark on a beautiful catamaran to enjoy a sunset sail. Once you return, you will have a dinner on the marina featuring local, fresh seafood.

Day Two

The journey continues with a private tour to the Great Barrier Reef. Your tour will start from the marina in Port Douglas where you will meet your captain. Depending on your interests and conditions throughout the reef, your guide will take you to the best locations to suit you. Options include Scuba Diving on the Great Barrier reef, Snorkeling, and island discovery. Your Great Barrier Reef tour will include lunch, equipment and a flexible day tour tailored to your interests.

Day Three

Today is all about getting into the wilds of this land. You will take a private tour to the Daintree Rainforest with a very knowledgeable guide. Your day will consist of a crocodile river cruise, diverse forest walks, wildlife viewing, coast and rainforest- two world heritage sites, side by side; and a chance to cool off in a fresh water hole or waterfall.

Day Four

Return to Cairns- the airport.

WHAT TO EXPECT

LOCATION

ALTERNATIVE OPTIONS

  • Day Four: Kuranda Sky way and Markets tours
  • Helicopter flights Port Douglas
  • Daintree Rainforest two day tour

PRICING

Your personal travel consultant will create an unforgettable itinerary for you based around your interests. Our standard Northern Queensland private tour includes entry fees, a personalised tour with commentary, hotel pick up and drop off, luxury touring vehicle, accommodation, most meals and complimentary water.

We are also able to incorporate a package of private tours, exclusive experiences, and accommodation across Australia.

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