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Small-Group Wildlife and Rain Forest Tour from Port Douglas

  • All transportation provided so travelers can relax and enjoy the scenery
  • Cruise through the wetlands in search of native bird life
  • No hidden fees: All entrance fees and national park fees included
Small-Group Wildlife and Rain Forest Tour from Port Douglas
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Small-Group Wildlife and Rain Forest Tour from Port Douglas
Get off the beaten path and out into Australia's diverse environment to see wildlife on this tour of the Great Dividing Range. With a naturalist guide at the helm, travel through the UNESCO World Heritage Site’s rain forest to see a volcanic crater lake and a wetland oasis inhabited by native Australian animals. With the help of your guide, spot native birds, wallabies, tree kangaroos, emus, and platypus.
What to Expect
Enjoy convenient pickup from your accommodation in Port Douglas and then soak up the scenery on the ride to the top of the Great Dividing Range and the start of the Atherton Tablelands.

Begin the day with access to an Outback nature refuge, where you'll board a boat for a private wetland cruise. Get you cameras ready for sights of wallabies, wild emus, and a large number of native bird species. Stop for views of Clancy's Lagoon while digging into a light morning tea with local coffee and homemade pastries.

Head for the grasslands to see some Eastern grey kangaroos and learn about them through your guide's commentary. Then move on to the rain forest for a creek-side walk in search of the duck-billed platypus, which makes its home here. Stop for lunch and then take a short walk through the Mabi rain forest to see some rare tree kangaroos, finishing up with possible stops at the Curtain Fig Tree and the Garden of Eden Waterfall.

Your tour ends with convenient drop-off back at your hotel.
Reviews (43)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Nice, informative, personal

My father and I joined the tour with Amy and Tobias, who are very friendly, attentive and knowledgeable. The tour is very well organized and you can see various wildlife animals, instead of wasting time with lots of tourists! Amy is a perfect driver! Highly...More

3  Thank pako920
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
"A terrific tour"

I had a great time on this tour, We got to see so much including platypus which was one of the animals i wanted to see the most. Amy the tour guide does an amazing job thank you for giving us something enjoyable we will...More

Thank mooshue1991
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
An amazing day

Amy was our guide and was brilliant. The day was filled with laughs and friendliness. Whilst there was 6 people on the tour everything felt personalised with Amy going out of her way to make sure everyone had a good time and pointing out all...More

Thank James G
Reviewed 30 August 2018
A brilliant wide-ranging tour

This was billed as a "small-group" tour, but as we were the only people booked, we had the guide & his 4wd vehicle to ourselves all day! A very wide-ranging trip from rain forest to a desert farm to lush sugar-cane growing farmland. One of...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 25 August 2018
Unique and personal excursion

Sam was our tour guide and the information he shared during the whole day made it a very intimate, unique and amazing experience. We really got a glimse of the fantastic nature and animal life of Australia, both the tropical climate with the rainforests and...More

1  Thank Martin P
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