Short Breaks

Cape Tribulation & Cooktown Wanderer

3 days | Cairns Return

Daintree River Cruise • World Heritage Daintree National Park • Marrdga Botanical Walk • 4WD only Bloomfield Track • Lion’s Den Hotel • Guided town tour of Cooktown • Cooktown Cemetery • James Cook Historical Museum • Grassy Hill Lookout • Guided walk through the historical Botanic Gardens • Nature’s Powerhouse • Black Mountain & Byerstown Lookouts and Roadhouse


Cairns 07:00am
Northern Beaches 07:45am
Port Douglas 08:30am


Evening of day 3

Cairns 08:00pm
Northern Beaches 07:30pm
Port Douglas 06:45pm

Prices From CODE: CCWD


Adult Twin i Two people sharing a room, one of whom must be 18 years and over. All prices are per person, land only unless otherwise indicated.


Child i A child must be accompanied by a person 18 years+. Some tours have min. age requirement


Single i A person 16 years and over (note a person 16–17 years must be accompanied by a person 18 years and over).
Prices above are in USD, for selected departures
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Trip Details

What's included

  • • Accommodation
  • • Experienced Driver Guide
  • • Comprehensive commentary
  • • Travel in an air-conditioned coach

What to Bring

  • • Small overnight bag
  • • Enclosed walking shoes
  • • Warm layers in cooler months
  • • Sunglasses, sunscreen and hat
  • • Water bottle

Fitness Requirements

  • • Low level of fitness required


  • • 2 Breakfasts
  • • 2 Lunches
  • • 1 Dinner


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Journey through the World Heritage listed Daintree Rainforest to Cooktown. Highlights include a 1-hour wildlife cruise on the Daintree River, BBQ lunch, and a guided rainforest walk. Visit the iconic Cape Tribulation Beach then head along the famous 4WD-only Bloomfield Track. Continue to Cooktown where there is time to relax before a “Welcome to Cooktown’ dinner.

  Hotel: Sovereign Resort Hotel, 2 nights

  Included Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Delve into the rich cultural history of Cooktown on a guided town tour. See the original anchor frim the HMS Endeavour at the Cooktown Museum. Visit the National Trust Listed site of Reconciliation Rocks, which marks the first recorded act of reconciliation between our First Nations people and the early European settlers.

  Included Meals: Breakfast

Travel through the outback to Cairns with stops at Black Mountain, Byerstown Lookout & the Palmer River Roadhouse. Marvel at the beauty of the outback savannah country and giant termite mounds. Enjoy a delicious lunch at Australia's oldest Coffee Plantation.

  Included Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

Please note: This itinerary may be subject to change.

Prices above may vary according to your departure date. This tour is operated by our partners at Down Under Tours/Adventure North.


Choose from a range of accommodation standards below. AAT Kings has hand-picked a range of hotels in key destinations to suit all kinds of budgets and we’ve pre-negotiated amazing prices for you.

Sovereign Resort Hotel, 2 nights

The Sovereign Resort Hotel is a beautiful situated in the heart of Cooktown, close to all historic sights, shops, wharf and museum. The Sovereign Resort Hotel boasts a beautiful free form swimming pool set amidst award winning landscaped tropical gardens.

Sovereign Resort Hotel
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Our special discounted rates make booking accommodation with us during your holiday both easy and affordable at selected AAT Kings hotels and resorts. Ask our friendly reservations at the time of booking.



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