Cairns Wildlife Nature Night Tour

Tour Code: 374

Prices From

au$199

Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$175.00
Family: au$680.00

Check Prices and Availability Have A Question? Call +61 7 4059 59 59

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Discover amazing and rare plant and animal life as you explore the oldest rainforest in the world on this unique day and night tour. As night sets in you’ll be treated to sightings of nocturnal rainforest inhabitants.

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Highlights

  • Spot the elusive and rare duck-billed platypus (90 per cent guaranteed sighting)

Perfect Selfie

  • Take a selfie under the falling tendrils of the 500-year-old Curtain Fig Tree. Stand on the boardwalk and take a photo with the tree towering over you. 

Share your selfie on our Facebook page and tag your best Instagram pics with #barrierreefaustralia for your chance to be featured.

Itinerary

The Cairns Tablelands

 

The Cairns Tablelands (also known as the Atherton Tablelands) are a short drive from Cairns. After ascending the winding road of the Gillies Range you will find yourself 800 metres above sea level in an area of outstanding beauty – the Wet Tropics and Rainforest World Heritage area.

Out of the world’s nineteen families of primitive flowering plants, twelve can be found in this small area. 700 (out of a recorded 2,800) plant species are unique to this area and 315 mammal species call the Wet Tropics Rainforest home (13 of which are unique to this area). It really is like walking through Jurassic park, as many of the animals and plants that you are seeing have existed for over 100 million years.

Enjoy rare sightings of duck-billed platypus, Lumholtz tree kangaroos, and Ringtail possums, as your knowledgeable tour guides takes you to the secret hangouts of these and other rare rainforest inhabitants.

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Included In Price

  • Environmentalist driver/guide
  • Courtesy return transfers
  • Air conditioned vehicle
  • Dinner
  • Small group size (up to 12)
  • Afternoon Tea & Refreshments
  • Coffee, tea and hot chocolate provided with dinner
  • All equipment (binoculars, rain ponchos)
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time
  • Depart Cairns between 1.30 pm - 2.00 pm
  • Departs Northern Beaches between 1.00 pm - 1.15 pm
Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Transfers can be organised from Port Douglas at an extra cost
Destinations
  • Atherton Tablelands
  • Danbulla Forest
  • Lake Barrine
  • Lake Eacham
  • Yungaburra
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Closed 24, 25, 26, 31 December and 1 January

Duration

8 hours

What to Bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent
  • Camera (charged)
  • Warmer / long sleeve top for night tour
Available for Purchase / Hire

Port Douglas Pickup/Drop off is an additional charge

Fitness Level Required

Low

Child Policy
  • Children: age 4-12 years
  • Family Package: 2 adults, 2 children
Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be in writing. Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee. Please see our terms and conditions  for details prior to booking.

  • Cancellation within 3 days (72 Hours) of departure will not be refunded
  • Outside of that period full refund less 5% will be made
Additional Information
  • Tour is subject to change or cancellation due to weather conditions.
  • There is no guarantee of animal sightings
Discover amazing and rare plant and animal life as you explore the oldest rainforest in the world on this unique day and night tour. As night sets in you’ll be treated to sightings of nocturnal rainforest inhabitants.

Read More

Highlights

  • Spot the elusive and rare duck-billed platypus (90 per cent guaranteed sighting)

Perfect Selfie

  • Take a selfie under the falling tendrils of the 500-year-old Curtain Fig Tree. Stand on the boardwalk and take a photo with the tree towering over you. 

Share your selfie on our Facebook page and tag your best Instagram pics with #barrierreefaustralia for your chance to be featured.

Itinerary

The Cairns Tablelands

 

The Cairns Tablelands (also known as the Atherton Tablelands) are a short drive from Cairns. After ascending the winding road of the Gillies Range you will find yourself 800 metres above sea level in an area of outstanding beauty – the Wet Tropics and Rainforest World Heritage area.

Out of the world’s nineteen families of primitive flowering plants, twelve can be found in this small area. 700 (out of a recorded 2,800) plant species are unique to this area and 315 mammal species call the Wet Tropics Rainforest home (13 of which are unique to this area). It really is like walking through Jurassic park, as many of the animals and plants that you are seeing have existed for over 100 million years.

Enjoy rare sightings of duck-billed platypus, Lumholtz tree kangaroos, and Ringtail possums, as your knowledgeable tour guides takes you to the secret hangouts of these and other rare rainforest inhabitants.

Read More

Included In Price

  • Environmentalist driver/guide
  • Courtesy return transfers
  • Air conditioned vehicle
  • Dinner
  • Small group size (up to 12)
  • Afternoon Tea & Refreshments
  • Coffee, tea and hot chocolate provided with dinner
  • All equipment (binoculars, rain ponchos)
Tour Languages Offered
  • English
  • German
  • Spanish
Departs From

Cairns

Departure Time
  • Depart Cairns between 1.30 pm - 2.00 pm
  • Departs Northern Beaches between 1.00 pm - 1.15 pm
Pickup Locations
  • Cairns
  • Cairns Northern Beaches
  • Transfers can be organised from Port Douglas at an extra cost
Destinations
  • Atherton Tablelands
  • Danbulla Forest
  • Lake Barrine
  • Lake Eacham
  • Yungaburra
Months of Operation

January - December

Days of Operation

Daily

Closed 24, 25, 26, 31 December and 1 January

Duration

8 hours

What to Bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Insect repellent
  • Camera (charged)
  • Warmer / long sleeve top for night tour
Available for Purchase / Hire

Port Douglas Pickup/Drop off is an additional charge

Fitness Level Required

Low

Child Policy
  • Children: age 4-12 years
  • Family Package: 2 adults, 2 children
Cancellation Policy

All cancellations must be in writing. Please note that all cancellations will incur an administration fee. Please see our terms and conditions  for details prior to booking.

  • Cancellation within 3 days (72 Hours) of departure will not be refunded
  • Outside of that period full refund less 5% will be made
Additional Information
  • Tour is subject to change or cancellation due to weather conditions.
  • There is no guarantee of animal sightings

Tour Code: 374

Prices From

au$199

Prices are AUD, per adult and include all levies fees and taxes.

Child: au$175.00
Family: au$680.00

Check Prices and Availability Have A Question? Call +61 7 4059 59 59

Looking for more tours in Cairns Tropical North Queensland?

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