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Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Cooktown 4 Wheel Drive Accommodated Tour

Destination: Cooktown Inland & Coastal Rainforest Routes
Duration: 2 Day Tour

Departs: Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches & Port Douglas Monday & Thursday - May to November
Returns: Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches & Port Douglas Tuesday & Friday - May to November

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Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Cooktown 4 Wheel Drive Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Cooktown 4 Wheel Drive Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Cooktown 4 Wheel Drive Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Cooktown 4 Wheel Drive Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Cooktown 4 Wheel Drive Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Cooktown 4 Wheel Drive Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Cooktown 4 Wheel Drive Accommodated Tour
The Tour
Day One  You will be collected by air-conditioned four-wheel drive (4WD) vehicle from accommodation. Travel north along the Captain Cook Highway, one of Australia’s most scenic coastal drives towards the World Heritage Listed Daintree National Park. You will cross the Daintree River by cable ferry and journey through this spectacular example of Mother Nature, which contains the highest number of plant and animal species that are rare, or threatened by extinction.

Your experienced tour guide will enlighten your journey with incredible stories and history as you continue on the 4WD only Bloomfield Track. This will take you through some of the most spectacular scenery in Australia, crossing rivers and climbing mountain ranges along the route. Stop for Lunch at the famous Lion’s Den Hotel, North Queensland’s oldest running bush pub. After lunch continue to visit the unique geological oddity, Black Mountain, which is surrounded in mystery and spoken of in ancient Aboriginal legend.

As you arrive into Cooktown you will have a 360 degree view from Grassy Hill showcasing the spectacular vista of the Endeavour River and Cooktown, have your camera ready!  Overnight in Cooktown at accommodatio at the Sovereign Resort. 


Day Two The day is free for you to explore Cooktown at your own pace. You can visit the World Class James Cook Museum or stroll along the shores of the Endeavour River. The main street has a charming and historical atmosphere, which still prevails. You can experience the unspoilt beauty of the area, which remains much the same as when Captain Cook knew it in 1770.

Alternately, you also have the opportunity to take an *optional tour with Nugal-warra Aboriginal Elder, Willie Gordon and visit his traditional lands and rock art sites.

In the late afternoon you’ll depart Cooktown via the inland road, The Mulligan Highway, traveling through a diverse landscape of cattle stations including the Palmer River Gold Mine region which is a fascinating part of the Outback of Far North Queensland. Arrive into Cairns at approximately 8.30pm to be dropped off at accommodation
Tour Includes

  • 4WD air-conditioned vehicle
  • Friendly knowledgeable driver guide
  • One of Australia’s most scenic coastal routes the 4WD only Bloomfield Track
  • World Heritage Listed Daintree National Park
  • Cable Ferry across the Daintree River
  • Lunch on Day 1 & Day 2 
  • Historical Cooktown
  • Free time to explore Cooktown
  • Entry & guided tour of James Cook Museum 
  • Guided tour of the Cooktown Botanic Gardens 
  • Overnight Cooktown at the Cooktown Holiday Park or Sovereign Resort
  • Stop at Black Mountain 
  • Outback of Far North Queensland via the Mulligan Highway 

Rates - Valid May 2021 to November 2021 

Deluxe - 4 Star Resort Style - with Private Ensuite Bathroom - Valid May 2021 through to Nov 2021
  • Adult Twin or Double Share AU$562.00
  • Adult Sole Use / Single Room  AU$671.00
  • Child (4 – 14 years of age) AU$481.00
  • Family Package (2 Adults & 2 Children aged 4 - 14 years of age) AU$2086.00 

Please Note:
This tour runs Monday & Thursday from May to November

Important Notes:
Rates are per person and in AU$. Tours are not suitable for children under 3 years of age. All tours are subject to weather conditions. All times are approximate and are subject to change.

Important Booking Notes: 
On making a Reservation - Please specify in Booking Form's 'Comments Field' your preferred Accommodation Option, e.g. Standard or Deluxe accommodation as well as bedding configuration e.g. Twin (2 Single Beds) or Double (1 Double Bed), Sole Use (Single Person) or Triple Share (3 Single Beds) Accommodation and any other information that you consider important that we should know about, e.g. special dietary requirements etc.
 

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