Starts: Cairns QLD, Australia
Ends: Cairns QLD, Australia
Your tour includes:
- Courtesy Hotel pick up/drop off
- 4WD purpose built air-conditioned vehicle
- Friendly knowledgeable driver-guide
- One of Australia?s most scenic coastal drives
- World Heritage Listed Daintree National Park
- Cable Ferry across the Daintree River
- Morning Tea at Heritage LodgeCooktown Day Tour Bloomfield Track
- 4WD only Bloomfield Track
- Black Mountain
- Free time in Cooktown
- Outback of Far North Queensland
Today you will be collected from your accommodation by our air-conditioned, purpose built 4WD vehicle. Travel north along The Great Barrier Reef Drive from Cairns to Cape Tribulation along spectacular coastline hugging two World Heritage areas, the Great Barrier Reef and the Wet Tropics rainforest. This spectacular wet tropical rainforest, the oldest continuously growing rainforest in the world, renowned for its amazing diversity of plant and animal life.Enjoy the magic of the rainforest as you indulge on tasty homemade scones with jam and cream and sip on the fresh local Daintree Tea or coffee.
Your experienced guide will enlighten your journey with incredible stories and history as you continue on the 4WD only Bloomfield Track. This will take you through some of the most incredible scenery in the country, crossing rivers and climbing mountain ranges.
Lunch today at The Bana Yirriji Art and Cultural Centre, Wujal Wujal which is located on the banks of the Bloomfield River with an opportunity to visit and talk with local Indigenous artists.
Continuing north we visit the infamous and quirky Lion?s Den Hotel one of Queensland?s landmark
pubs, built in 1875 made of timber and iron. A short distance see the unique geological oddity, which is Black Mountain, surrounded in mystery and spoken of in ancient Aboriginal legend before arriving in Cooktown. Enjoy the spectacular panoramic views from Grassy Hill of the Endeavour River, Coral Sea and Cooktown. Have your camera ready!
Enjoy free time to explore historical Cooktown before departing Cooktown by the inland road, the Mulligan Highway, traveling through a diverse landscape of cattle stations and the Palmer River goldfields region, which is the outback of Far North Queensland. An evening meal break will be taken along the way (at your own expense)
At the completion of your day you will be transferred to your accommodation in Port Douglas or Cairns.
Tour subject to weather and road conditions along the Bloomfield Track -alternative route will be taken.