Tropical Reef and Rainforest
3 nights from €639 per person - available 2018 & 2019
- In resort assistance & 24 hour contact centre
Experience the beauty of the Great Barrier Reef alongside a break in Port Douglas with this scenic four-day escorted tour. You’ll have the opportunity to observe the vibrant marine life from an underwater observation deck in the Great Barrier Reef, learn all about ancient culture at the Tjapukai Cultural Park and enjoy the amazing surrounding scenery on the famous Kuranda Scenic Railway. (AA - PD11)
- Take a cruise on the Great Barrier Reef
- Explore the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
- Ride the Skyrail Cableway
- Journey on the Kuranda Scenic Railway
Upon arrival into Cairns Airport, you’ll be transferred to your hotel in Port Douglas. Spend the rest of the day enjoying the sights at leisure.
Overnight: QT Port Douglas or Port Douglas
Great Barrier Reef cruise
Today offers up an experience of a lifetime – a cruise to the Agincourt Reef at the very edge of Australia’s Continental Shelf. This spectacular ribbon reef is a striking kaleidoscope of colours, marine life and unforgettable vistas. Here, you can dive, snorkel or simply admire the reef from the comfort of the semi-submersible craft. You will have the opportunity to watch the fish feeding from the unique underwater viewing platform and underwater observatory, before dining on a delicious tropical lunch buffet before returning to Port Douglas.
Overnight: QT Port Douglas or Port Douglas (Breakfast and lunch included)
Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park/Kuranda
Visit the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park where you’ll learn about the fascinating ancient culture through shows, dance performances and theatre. Travel on the Skyrail Cableway above the rainforest canopy to Kuranda, where you’ll have some free time to explore on your own and visit the markets and the option to stop off at 2 stations to enjoy a walk through the rainforest and observe its spectacular beauty. On arrival, explore the 'village in the rainforest' and its many attractions. Afterwards, board the famous Kuranda Scenic Railway and journey over the Barron Gorge and through the coastal sugarcane fields to arrive at Freshwater Station.
Overnight: QT Port Douglas or Port Douglas (Breakfast included)
After breakfast, transfer to the airport for your onward flight.
- Internal travel: Kuranda Scenic Railway; Skyrail Cableway
- Hotels (3 nights)
- 3 breakfasts and 1 lunch included
- Great Barrier Reef cruise and snorkel, Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
- Tour guide throughout
Departs daily throughout the year.