|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
Stay: Four Nights: Cairns, The Hotel Cairns (Standard), Novotel
Oasis Resort (First-Class), The Sebel Cairns Hotel (Deluxe)
Day 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: •
Day 3. Skyrail Cableway, Rainforestation, Dreamtime Walk,
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.
Cape Tribulation National Park
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
Day 5. Cairns
Enjoy the morning free before
transferring to the airport for your return flight.