The Skyrail experience, spanning 7.5kms over pristine rainforest, allows you to explore the wonders of an ancient tropical rainforest and learn about one of the most botanically fascinating and diverse areas on earth.

Kuranda Scenic Railway

Our world famous railway experience is a must-do when visitingCairns and Tropical North Queensland,Australia. You will discover the pioneering history of the tropical north from way back in the late 1800's, be astounded by a magnificent engineering feat and explore some of the great characters involved in the construction of this great railway.

Reef Teach

The Reef Teach presentation is a very entertaining evening, full of amazing facts, beautiful images, and the opportunity to handle a wide range of corals and other marine specimens – including some of the dangerous creatures you wouldn’t want to touch if they were alive! It will amaze, inspire, and captivate you, and have you laughing about the funny facts and weird and wonderful ways in which the reef works!
Overnight Reef Trip
Life on board is as active or relaxed as you like. The vessel has a purpose built dive platform allowing easy access into the water. The vessel is based on the Outer Barrier Reef. Daily Transfers are provided from Cairns on a purpose built, fully equipped, dive vessel. The transfer vessel travels at a comfortable 17 knots arriving at your first Outer Barrier Reef Destination in approximately 90 minutes. This trip is suitable for snorkellers and divers, You will be able to enjoy outstanding diving or snorkelling at our numerous reef locations, excellent meals, comfortable cabins and a fast passage out on our day vessel Sunkist. In between diving you can relax in the sun on the deck. What more could you want?

Daintree River Cruise

Your action packedCapeTribulationtour begins with the beautiful scenic drive along the coastline north ofCairns, past Port Douglas and through the smalltownshipofMossmanheading within theDaintreeNational Park. Our experienced guides will inform of the amazing diversity you will see when entering this 130 million-year-old rainforest. Our first stop is theDaintreeRiverfor morning tea before boarding the Daintree River Wildlife Cruise – great opportunity to spot crocodiles in the wild, also keeping an eye out for the abundant bird life on this river system.

Exotic Fruit Tasting ... not operating for 2015

We offer you an amazing collection of ten exotic tropical fruit to taste. Enjoy spending time with local exotic fruit enthusiasts who will guide you through the menu and entertain you with stories about the fruit while you eat them.
You will learn how to prepare the fruit, what parts to eat and how to eat them. Some of these exotic tropical fruit are starting to appear in markets - but many will never appear in the capital cities, as they are too fragile. They simply have to be sampled where they are grown, fresh from the tree.
Exotic tropical fruit comes in all shapes and sizes - some are hairy, others have lumps and bumps or sharp spikes. Often the most unusual fruit turns out to be the most delicious. Tempt your taste buds with new and unusual flavours such as the chocolate pudding fruit and fruit that tastes like lemon meringue pie and creme caramel.

Jungle Surfing

Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours are unique rainforest tours where your feet don’t touch the ground. Fly through the trees on flying fox ziplines, stopping at 5 tree platforms to take in spectacular bird’s eye views over the treetops, down to cascading streams and out to theGreat Barrier Reef.
Snorkelling northern reefs

Ocean Safaris Adventures

Includes 2 hours exploring the Northern Great Barrier Reef only 25 minute boat trip snorkelling the reefs off the Daintree National Park. Includes snorkelling equipment & reef interpretation & marine birdlife eco appreciation presentations.

Sea Kayaking

We take to the waters of Cape Tribulation bay in our sturdy one or two person kayaks and explore the unique environment where the rainforest meets the reef. Your experienced local guide will lead you around the magnificent Cape Trib headland while looking out for marine wildlife.

Cairns Tropical Zoo ... not an option in 2015

This award winning attraction is, simply, the most outstanding wildlife experience in the Cairns’ region. Nowhere else in tropical Australia will you find the diversity of wildlife that is available at this wonderful oasis, situated just 20 minutes from the CBD. Since 1980, the Zoo has been delighting visitors of all ages from Australia and around the world.

Hartleys Creek Crocodile Adventures’s Crocodile Adventures

is simply the best place to see crocodiles and local wildlife in Tropical North Queensland. With over 2100 metres of timber boardwalks and pathways leading you on a journey of discovery through woodlands and rainforest where you can see an array of wildlife, including beautiful tropical birds, reptiles, insects and other native fauna.

Mulgrave River Tubing

Mulgrave River a beautiful scenic river, about a 45 minute drive south of Cairns.
Half day - approx 2 hours of tubing! Float on professional high quality twin chamber tubes
Relax in beautiful scenery. Drift through small fun rapids! Safe water activity!
Free Morning Tea bring extra snacks to eat while you drift
(Cooler box provided – No alcohol)

The Northern Greenhouse Backpackers, Cairns.
We are open 24 hours a day so there is always someone on hand to offer advice and assistance. Massive self catering kitchen and dining area. Large communal lounge area on our undercover entertainment deck. Swimming Pool with poolside BBQ Facilities and Sun Lounges. Onsite Laundry with free iron hire. 6 bed dorms (single sex or mixed) with private bathrooms, hairdryer, balcony and storage. Security Key Cards for each room.

Port of Call Backpackers ... not being used in 2015
Port O'Call YHA is a 4 Green star eco-lodge hostel close to 4 Mile Beach and the town centre. Backpackers can enjoy this resort-style hostel offering a kitchen, laundry and internet café as well as air-conditioned ensuite rooms, bunk house with shared facilities for backpackers and disabled access. Licensed bar and bistro serves excellent value meals overlooking the lagoon pool. The hostel also offers free tea and coffee.

Cape Tribulation Beach House

At Cape Tribulation Beach House you will find the ONLY beachfront Cape Tribulation accommodation. Situated right on the famous Cape Tribulation Beach, this distinctive resort offers a huge variety of accommodation options, from budget dormitory's and budget double rooms, to spacious family rainforest cabins to private and exclusive romantic beachfront cabins, there is a style and budget for everyone.