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Barefoot Tours

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“captain matty”(122 reviews)
“our tour guide”(87 reviews)
“big hug”(12 reviews)
Here at Barefoot Tours we know you don’t want to spend the day rushing between the waterfalls, with no time to really appreciate the beauty of nature around you – which is why our tours are all about relaxing and having a whole lot of fun! ALL of...more
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Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4211 4525
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 19 November 2015

I save 5 stars for truly exceptional experiences - this was one of them. I got the vibe from the website that this tour catered to a younger crowd, so I was a little worried my geeky husband and I might be out of place....More

3  Thank Angie P
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 23 February 2014

I'll start by saying that we did this tour on a gloomy, somewhat rainy day. That said, even if the weather had been nice I would have been dying to get back to my hostel and away from the tour guide, Gilly. He had almost...More

11  Thank ChelseaC1287
BarefootTours, Owner at Barefoot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 March 2014

First of all, I would like to apologise for the late response to your review, I decided it was best to speak to the guide involved before I posted a response. As for your review, it seems to me that you may have taken a...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are in Cairns, this is a must! Be prepared for an all-day adventure. There is no rushing you from place to place, which truly lets you experience each stop. The tour itself was absolutely amazing... the rainforest, lakes and waterfalls were breathtaking! Such...More

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went on the tour not really sure what to expect and let me tell you what a great surprise. It was a whole day of fun and laugh. The guide Matty must be the best guide in Queensland, he made the day extra special. You...More

Thank Jorge M
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was an unexpected brilliant day out and this can be attributed to value for money and our guide for the day. It was an eleven hour day, with multiple stop offs, incredible scenery and magnificent waterfalls and watering holes. On top of that we...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 5 days ago

I came back to do this tour as it waasn't here the first time I was in Cairns. I enjoyed the english style breakfast. The snorkelling was good but it is not the Great Barrier Reef. I did the half day rafting which was stunning...More

Thank Carmen W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the tour guide’s bear hug when getting picked up to the number of waterfalls visited, this was a perfect day for us! Our tour guide was Matty, and he was hilarious, knowledgeable, and an amazing story teller. He definitely made the time spent on...More

Thank Christopher M
ChelseaH1386, Manager at Barefoot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Christopher, Thanks for the fab feedback glad you had a blast with Matty :-) Safe Travels

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I went on this tour and we had a fun time! We saw so many beautiful sites. The only negative comment I have is that our tour guide was inappropriate. He made sexual jokes towards the girls wearing bikinis throughout the day.

5  Thank Lindsay K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here with my partner on Friday and had an amazing day! Matty was our tour guide - such a genuine, funny guy who made sure everyone got to know each other and had fun throughout the whole day. Throughout the day we visited...More

Thank Meljade1992
ChelseaH1386, Manager at Barefoot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi Mel, Sounds like you had a great day with Matty! Safety is definately our top priority for sure... and of course as you can tell... fun! Thanks for great review, enjoy your travels.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brucey had us laughing the entire day while we were taking in the gorgeous surroundings. Wow! What an amazing energetic and fun guide he was. He gave us his all & everything to make the whole group happy. Thank you Brucey and Barefoot Tours.

Thank ToTravelIsTheBest
ChelseaH1386, Manager at Barefoot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks TTB for Bruceys great review, we will be sure to share it with him :-)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing tour with amazing Matty! Best tour guide in Aus! Kisses Dottie & Jo P.s I promise to go into water next time;)

Thank docia17
ChelseaH1386, Owner at Barefoot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Dotie & Jo... bit late to go in the water next time, I am suprised Matty didn't throw you both in! Safe Travels, have fun

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Matty for a AMAZING day!! We had sun, fun, good food and great laughs! You kept us entertained, on time and showed us so much without rushing us! We loved every single part of the day! We wish it didn’t have to end!!

Thank Roam776520
ChelseaH1386, Manager at Barefoot Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Cheers Roam! I always love every second miniute out on tour too! I don't realise like how fast the day has gone, then bouf it's dinner time. Safe Travels

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21 October 2017|
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Response from ChelseaH1386 | Property representative |
Hi Born2be pink, The places we go don't often have too many mosquito's (they love me too)... As Steve said above there are march flys that start appearing in September but they are not too bad till later on in the year when... More
Nandakumar M
17 August 2017|
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Response from ChelseaH1386 | Property representative |
Hi Nandakuma, Unfortunately we don't organize transfers from the Northern Beaches, as it is just to long a day for our guides. I recommend getting in contact with FNQ Airport shuttle as they pick up people each morning... More
29 October 2016|
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Response from Sara P | Reviewed this property |
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