Daintree Rainforest Animals

Daintree Rainforest Animals tour and Cape Tribulation tour to see wild animals.

This tour takes you to the Daintree Rainforest, the oldest tropical rainforest in the World.

Starting with bus pick-ups from Cairns hotels.


The first stop is the Port Douglas Wildlife Habitat.  You can see a fantastic selection of North Queensland animals, including the Lumhotlz’s Tree Kangaroo.

Once we cross the Daintree River ferry, this tour takes you through this World Heritage Area in small, personalized groups.


Hop aboard the Daintree River cruise to sport crocodiles, lizards, and birds.     The Alexandra Lookout’s next stop, with fantastic views over the Daintree River system.

Then enjoy guided walks and guaranteed spotting of Daintree Rainforest animals.

Boyd's Forest dragon

Keep an eye out for Boyd’s Forest dragon.

Discover the Oldest Living Rainforest in the World.

Next, see a range of our favourite tours.

We are starting with the Great Barrier Reef on a floating hotel with a valet.

Next, take a shower under some magnificent waterfalls in the Atherton Tablelands.

Then go white water rafting down the famous Tully River.

Next, discover the best Cairns tours.

  • Port Douglas Wildlife Habitat
  • Daintree River Wildlife Cruise
  • Cape Tribulation Beach and Alexandra Lookout

Travel along the Captain Cook Highway, on our way to Port Douglas our first stop.

In Port Douglas, Visit the Wildlife Habitat including a guided tour through the Rainforest, Wetlands, Grasslands and Savannah sections.   After there will be some free time to explore this area on your own.

Next on the Cape Tribulation Wildlife Tour is your Daintree River cruise! Try and spot crocodiles, tree snakes and other wildlife.

Then we will take the passenger ferry to the other side of the Daintree River.

The next stop is Alexandra Lookout. Here you will enjoy magnificent views of the surrounding rainforest and the Coral Sea.

Then it’s time for a Tropical Picnic Lunch in a beautiful rainforest setting.

Next, enjoy a Guided Rainforest Walk along a boardwalk with great photo opportunities. Stroll along the beach with spectacular views of this iconic World Heritage Listed site.

Cross the Daintree River on a Cable-driven ferry then return to your accommodation.

  • Coach transfers
  • Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas
  • Morning Tea
  • Cable Ferry crossing
  • Tropical Lunch
  • Guided Rainforest Walk
  • Daintree River Cruise
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Sun cream
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Cash or credit card for small purchases
  • Camera

Cape Tribulation Wildlife Tour departs daily from Cairns, Northern Beaches and Port Douglas

Depart approx. 7.00 am

Return approx. 7.00 pm

The Tropical wet season is the best time to see this magnificent tropical rainforest.  If you are travelling at this time please bring a change of clothes.


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