5 Day Cairns, Great Barrier Reef

Highlights

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Itinerary

Day 1. Cairns
Arrive at Cairns airport today and be met by an APT representative. Transfer to your hotel and enjoy the rest of today at leisure to relax and settle in, or begin exploring Cairns.

Stay: Four Nights: Cairns, The Hotel Cairns (Standard), Novotel Oasis Resort (First-Class), The Sebel Cairns Hotel (Deluxe)

Snorkelling, Great Barrier Reef, CairnsDay 2. Great Barrier Reef Cruise
Voyage to the heart of the Great Barrier Reef aboard a catamaran. Arrive at Marine World, a spacious pontoon with two decks, showers and changing rooms. Enjoy a reef education presentation and view the tropical fish from the underwater observatory and the semi-submersible. For the more adventurous, follow a snorkelling trail and view the coral up close. Lunch on board is included.

Daily Meal Included: • Lunch

Day 3. Skyrail Cableway, Rainforestation, Dreamtime Walk, Kuranda Railway
From Cairns, board the Kuranda Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and enjoy amazing views as you glide just feet above the lush rainforest canopy to Kuranda and on to the Rainforestation Nature Park. Here, you'll see a brilliant performance by the Pamagirri Aboriginal Dancers. Then set out on an escorted Dreamtime Walk and later enjoy a ride in the Army Duck. Later, visit the local wildlife park, where you might like to have your photo taken with a koala (own expense). Return to Cairns this afternoon aboard the Kuranda Scenic Railway, travelling through the rainforest.

Day 4. Cape Tribulation National ParkCape Tribulation
Today, join an adventure tour into the wilderness of Cape Tribulation. Journey to Port Douglas via the Captain Cook Highway. Explore the Rainforest Habitat Wildlife Sanctuary on a tour through three different wildlife environments. After morning tea, enjoy a guided rainforest walk then cross the Daintree River by ferry into Daintree National Park. Enjoy a tropical buffet lunch at the Cape Tribulation Resort & Spa, then travel to Cape Tribulation Beach. There is time to take a stroll along the isolated sandy beaches or explore the rainforest in this World Heritage-listed area - the only place in the world where two World Heritage areas meet. Stop at Alexandra Lookout for great views then take a Daintree River cruise through the mangroves. Afternoon tea is served before your return to Port Douglas and Cairns.

Day 5. Cairns
Enjoy the morning free before transferring to the airport for your return flight.

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