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Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Drive / Fly Cooktown Accommodated Tour

Destination: Cooktown & Daintree Rainforest
Duration: 2 Day Accommodated Tour

Departs: Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches & Port Douglas Monday & Thursday - All Year Round
Returns: Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches & Port Douglas - All Year Round

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Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Drive / Fly Cooktown Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Drive / Fly Cooktown Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Drive / Fly Cooktown Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Drive / Fly Cooktown Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Drive / Fly Cooktown Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Drive / Fly Cooktown Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Drive / Fly Cooktown Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Drive / Fly Cooktown Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Drive / Fly Cooktown Accommodated Tour
  • Cooktown Tours - 2 Day Drive / Fly Cooktown Accommodated Tour
The Tour

Enjoy a fascinating journey of discovery through World Heritage Listed Daintree Rainforest in a purpose-built Four Wheel Drive vehicle to Cooktown. Experience the Bloomfield Track with creek crossings and interesting stops along the way before arriving at your overnight accommodation in Cooktown. You will have an evening and the following day at leisure to explore more of this historic township. Return flight to Cairns (45 minutes) along the spectacular scenic Daintree Coastline with views out over the Great Barrier Reef! 

Tour Includes 
  • Courtesy transfer from Cairns, Cairns Northern Beaches & Port Douglas accommodation
  • Small group touring with a maximum of 16 guests
  • 4WD custom built air-conditioned vehicle
  • Friendly knowledgeable driver guide
  • A delicious morning tea
  • One of Australia’s most scenic coastal routes
  • Daintree River Ferry Crossing
  • World Heritage Daintree National Park
  • Lunch at an Aussie Buch Pub (Day 1)
  • Visit a true Aussie Bush Pub, The Lion's Den
  • 4WD only Bloomfield Track
  • Black Mountain
  • Grassy Hill lookout
  • Free time to explore Cooktown
  • Overnight accommodation in Cooktown (choice of Moderate or Deluxe accommodation options)
  • Flight from Cooktown over the Daintree Coastline to Cairns 

Please Note: At the end of the tour Cairns guests are required to make own way from General Aviation to Cairns Accommodation. Port Douglas guests have a pre booked coach seat back to Port Douglas accommodation. 
Itinerary

Day 1 - (MT, L) Travel in air-conditioned comfort in our purpose-built 4WD vehicle, experiencing some of the most amazing scenery and natural beauty in Australia. Your experienced guide will enlighten your journey with fascinating stories and history along the famous 4WD- only Bloomfield Track, to Wujal Wujal and the infamous Lions Den Hotel.You will arrive in historic Cooktown in the early afternoon where we visit Grassy Hill for panoramic views before you are transferred to your accommodation for the night.

Overnight: Cooktown Seaview Motel (Moderate) OR Sovereign Resort (Deluxe)

Day 2 - Have the day to explore Cooktown at your leisure and experience the unspoilt beauty of the area which remains much the same as when Captain Cook arrived in 1770. Visit the world class James Cook Museum or stroll the self-guided heritage walk along the main street and shores of the Endeavour River.  Or discover Nature’s Powerhouse in the Botanic Gardens, a fantastic environmental centre that is home to the Vera Scarth-Johnson Gallery as well as offering a cafe, an ideal for morning tea or lunch (own expense).

At 4:30pm you will be transferred to Cooktown Airport for a commercial flight along the scenic Daintree Coast and the Great Barrier Reef with Hinterland Aviation. Arrive at Cairns General Aviation Airport at 6:30pm. 

Please Note: At the end of the tour Cairns guests are required to make own way from General Aviation to Cairns Accommodation (taxis can be requested onboard your flight). Port Douglas guests have a pre booked coach seat back to Port Douglas accommodation. 

Meal Codes: MT = Morning Tea L = Lunch 


Rates From Port Douglas - Moderate Accommodation - Valid 01 Apr 2019 to 31 Mar 2020

  • Adult - Twin or Double Share  AU$688.00 per person
  • Adult - Sole Occupancy AU$768.00
  • Child (4 -14 years of age) AU$578.00 per person
  • Family Package (2 Adults & 2 Children 4 - 14 years of age) AU$2532.00


Please Note:
This tour runs Monday & Thursday - All Year Round

Important Notes: Rates are per person and in AUD. 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.

Rates From Port Douglas - Deluxe Accommodation - Valid 01 Apr 2019 to 31 Mar 2020

  • Adult - Twin or Double Share  AU$708.00 per person
  • Adult - Sole Occupancy AU$828.00
  • Child (4 -14 years of age) AU$593.00 per person
  • Family Package (2 Adults & 2 Children 4 - 14 years of age) AU$2602.00


Please Note:
This tour runs Monday & Thursday - All Year Round

Important Notes: Rates are per person and in AUD. 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.
Optional Extra - Sunset River Cruise

Experience the Endeavour River at its most special time of day. Explore the harbour in the long afternoon light and then head upstream to watch the sunset over the distant ranges. While navigating the maze way of smaller creeks you will be served a complimentary gourmet cheese platter to accompany your drink of choice. After dark, spotlights add a whole new perspective to the impenetrable walls of mangrove that line the river.

Listen to some stories about Captain Cook’s infamous passage along the Cape, about devastating cyclones, about the glory days of pearling luggers and about the new Cooktown, gateway to the frontier. This sunset cruise can make for a wonderfully peaceful way to end the day.

Valid 01st of April 2018 to 31st of March 2019
  • Adult - AU$45.00
  • Child - AU$25.00
  • Family (2 adults & 2 children) - AU$125.00

Valid 01st of April 2019 to 31st of March 2020
  • Adult - AU$49.00
  • Child - AU$25.00

Important Booking Notes:On making a reservation - Please specify in Booking Form's 'Comments Box' your preferred accommodation option, e.g. Moderate 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). Please also advise if the Optional Sunset Cruise is required. As well as providing us with any other information that you consider important that we should know about, e.g. special dietary requirements etc.

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. Extra nights are available in Cooktown (on application).
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