3 Day Cape Tribulation and Cooktown Wanderer
The Cape Tribulation and Cooktown Wanderer is for visitors who have the time to explore our region at a more leisurely pace.
Experience the very best of the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Daintree National Park, the excitement of the 4WD-only Bloomfield Track and the unspoilt beauty and incredible cultural heritage of historic Cooktown. Our experienced driver-guide will share knowledge and history as you explore the ancient Daintree and historic Cooktown. The 3 Day Wanderer is for visitors who have the time to explore our region at a more leisurely pace.
Day 1 : Cairns – Port Douglas to Daintree
Our journey begins making our way north to the World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest. First stop at Mossman Gorge for a driver-guided walk in the World Heritage-listed rainforest. Enjoy a 1-hour wildlife cruise on the Daintree River before a delicious BBQ lunch. Arrive at your overnight accommodation for an afternoon and evening at your leisure.
Overnight: 1 night accommodation in Daintree Rainforest
Day 2 : Daintree – Cooktown
This morning at 9:00am you will be met at your accommodation by Adventure North Australia guide where your journey will continue to Cooktown - the Last Frontier of North Queensland. Enjoy morning tea on Cape Tribulation beach before continuing north. Travel along the famous 4WD- only Bloomfield Track, and stop for lunch at the infamous Lions Den Hotel. You will arrive in historic Cooktown in the early afternoon where we visit Grassy Hill for panoramic views and a driver-guided tour of the town before arriving at your accommodation for the night.
Overnight: 1 night accommodation in Cooktown
Day 3 : Cooktown
Visit the Heritage listed Cooktown Cemetery and James Cook Museum to learn about this fascinating goldrush town. Explore the Botanic Gardens on a driver/guided walk before a visit to Nature’s Powerhouse. After lunch we depart Cooktown via the Mulligan Highway. Stops are made en-route at Black Mountain, Byerstown lookout and the Palmer River Roadhouse. Marvel at the beauty of the outback savannah country with its vast eucalypt forests and termite mounds. Our driver will return you to your accommodation in Cairns, Northern Beaches or Port Douglas.
Highlights & Inclusions:
• Scenic coastal drive in 4WD Air-conditioned vehicle
• Experienced driver-guides
• Courtesy return hotel transfers
• Mossman Gorge
• Daintree River Cruise
• World Heritage Daintree National Park
• Morning Tea and BBQ lunch (day one)
• Overnight in Daintree
• Cape Tribulation
• Lunch (day two)
• Visit the iconic Lions Den Pub
• 4WD-only Bloomfield Track
• Grassy Hill Lookout
• Overnight in Cooktown
• Driver guided tour at Heritage listed Cooktown Cemetery
• Guided tour of James Cook Museum
• Driver guided walk at Cooktown Botanic Gardens
• Return journey via Outback
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NOTE: Unless otherwise specified, the rates listed are for the 2021 - 2022 season. The 2021 - 2022 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2021 - 31st March 2022. The 2022 - 2023 season rates commence on the 1st April 2022.
Due to the ongoing and evolving nature of Covid-19 restrictions and the unpredictable impact it is having on bookings we have temporarily ceased taking new reservations for this package. If you have a gift voucher that you would like to redeem please contact us and we will be happy to check availability.