North Queensland Getaway Discover Chillagoe, The Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest.

North Queensland getaway includes exploring the outback and Chillagoe, two days and one night on the Great Barrier Reef and one day exploring the Daintree Rainforest.

During this tour, we visit two World Heritage sites, the Great Barrier Reef and the Wet Tropics of North Queensland.

First, discover our North Queensland Outback and Chillagoe’s spectacular limestone caves.

Next, sleep on Australia’s Great Barrier Reef and explore this fantastic Natural wonder.

Then, spend a day exploring the oldest living rainforest on the planet, the Daintree Rainforest.

Visitors can enjoy this North Queensland Getaway package in any order, and you can do it over more days.

North Queensland Getaway Day 1 – Outback and Chillagoe Caves

Embark on a remarkable journey back to prehistoric times.  This tour is a wildlife lover paradise with many Aussie species to spot along the way.

During this tour, visitors can observe small galleries of Aboriginal rock art and jagged limestone outcrops.  The Chillagoe-Mungana Caves National Park is rich in natural and cultural heritage.

Take a step back in time as we travel through historical towns and rolling hills.  After delving into the history of the copper smelters, it’s time to enjoy a delicious lunch at the local outback pub.

Then we set off on the Chillagoe cave tour before heading back to Cairns.

North Queensland Getaway Days 2 and 3  Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

The ultimate way to see one of Australia’s remarkable gifts is the “Great Barrier Reef”.  Live and sleep on the Reef.  See it at its best, day and night!

Step aboard Cairns Liveaboard Reef Encounter

One of the most unique holiday escapes in Australia.  Enjoy the sunset over the Reef, stargaze, snorkel, and scuba dive this stunning coral Reef during your stay.

You’ll have time to enjoy the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef and the marine life there.

Reef Encounter is a floating hotel on the Great Barrier Reef.  During your time aboard, Reef Encounter will move to different outer Barrier Reef Sites.  Transfers to Reef Encounter are daily via our Vessel Reef Experience.

  • Reef Encounter Facilities

    Air-conditioning Modern ocean-view staterooms Private bathrooms Large dining area, bar and lounge area On board heated spa On board water desalination plant Hydraulic dive and snorkel platform Helipad

Day  4 – Daintree Rainforest

Journey to the World Heritage Daintree Rainforest.  Boasting magnificent coastal Rainforest and pristine tropical beaches.  Take in one of the most scenic coastal roads in Australia.  The perfect ending to your North Queensland Getaway.

Next, stop in at beautiful seaside towns along the way.  Then experience the magic of the Mossman Gorge.  Next, enjoy a Daintree river cruise through the domain of the large estuarine crocodiles.  Your knowledgeable guides will point out an array of wildlife along the way.

Then enter the Daintree Rainforest.  As you make your way, marvel at the lush Rainforest towering over narrow winding roads.  Along the way, there are opportunities to take stunning photographs.

We will be delighted to assist if you require accommodation during your North Queensland Getaway.

This North Queensland Getaway includes only one night’s accommodation.  

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Twin Bed Stateroom Cabin - Reef Encounter

Reef Encounter Stateroom

Twin Share

2 x Single beds, ensuite Stateroom. Share with another guest

Chillegoe limestone Caves, North Queensland

Chillagoe Caves Australian Outback Tour

Chillagoe Caves & Outback

Chillagoe Caves & Outback


Daintree Rainforest Luxury Tour

Daintree Rainforest Tour

Explore the oldest living tropical rainforest in the world Daintree Rainforest, spot a crocodile on our Daintree River Cruise, enjoy our guided rainforest walk



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