Day 1 Cairns to vooktown via Cape Tribulation
Journey north, along Bama way, crossing the Daintree River by cable ferry. Then travel along one of Australias most scenic coastal routes, as you pass through the World Heritage Listed Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation.
Learn from an experienced and informative guide, as you follow along the 4WD-only Bloomfield Track, which takes you through some of the most rugged terrain in the country.
Cross rivers and climb mountain ranges, which reward you with spectacular views. Stop off at the famous Lions Den Hotel, one of Queenslands oldest running bush pub, established in 1875.
Experience the mysterious Black Mountains, immersed in Aboriginal Legend, and admire the breathtaking views from Cooktowns Grassy Hill.
Overnight: Options:Motel or Resort in Cooktown
Day 2 Cooktown to Cairns
Willie Gordon, Nugal-warra Elder will take you on the Rainbow Serpent Tour, set high in the hills, above Hope Vale, outside Cooktown. Visit six rock art sites, including an ancestral Birth Cave, while Willie divulges the history of these beautiful places.
Make your way back to Cairns, along the Mulligan highway. Discover the history behind the biggest gold rush in Australian history, and the trials of the early white settlers as you travel through the diverse landscape of Far North Queenslands outback.