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Specialising in Small Group tours, Discovery Tours Australia offer daily departures to Cape Tribulation & The Daintree Rainforest, Kuranda and beyond. Our extended tours operate from May until October and included tours to Cape York Peninsula...more
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Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 1300 321 019
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Reviewed yesterday

This tour covered a lot - Port Douglas, Mossman Gorge, Cape Tribulation, Daintree. Tour guide Steve was very informative and kept the group on time throughout the day so that we could see as much as possible. Only suggestion would be to advise people if...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had the pleasure of taking the Half Day Rainforest and Waterfall 4WD tour with Steve. He took us to Kuranda National Park, DinDen National Park, a fruit tasting, Davies Creek Lookout, and more. Steve was extremely knowledgeable about all things Australia and Cairns and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank S759YNmatthew
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had only one day after diving to see the area around Cairns, and chose this tour because we wanted to see the Daintree (oldest rainforest in the world). It is a pretty long day, almost 12 hours, with lots of driving between stops. If...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Libby2563
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We did the full day small group tour which was excellent. Our guide Mario was massively knowledgable and not one question he couldn’t answer. Not only knowledgeable about the sites you go to but about everything along the way!! The lunch was excellent as well,...More

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're wondering if you should visit the rainforest - stop. You should! The trip is nicely organized - you'll get to see the most interesting stuff in few hours. And if you'll get Simon as your guide - it's a double win! He's just...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank sudekk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This trip was absolutely amazing. Full day tour. Port Douglas, Mossman Gorge and Cape Tribulation. Spectacular private lunch included. Our tour guide for the day was Darryl. He was such a top bloke and just made the trip even better. He was very funny and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the opportunity to book a last minute half-day tour of the Rain Forest out of Cairns. Our guide for the day was Steve. He did a wonderful job of showing us around the rain forest and giving us plenty of detailed information about...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Greg F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mario was a great guide! Really friendly and informative about the Daintree and local history. We managed to see two different Cassowaries at different locations, each had young chicks with them, and one was bathing in the a creek which was amazing to see. Also,...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Connor K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family of four took a full day private tour to the Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation. The van was modern and comfortable. We were picked up and dropped off at our hotel in Cairns.The itinerary was exactly what we wanted. As we could proceed...More

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Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Randy1234567
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My half-day tour was way above expectations. My guide was knowledgable and friendly, and paid personal attention to customer wishes. The ride was fun, with gorgeous views, even though I went during the dry season when the falls were fairly skimpy (not the torrent you...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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July 6, 2019|
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Response from Chris S | Property representative |
We carry a maximum of 14 passengers on our Daintree Premium Day Tour
September 23, 2018|
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Response from CaroleCorry | Reviewed this property |
Discovery tours were very good and lots of options available, you might like to wait until you get to Cairns before making the booking, we went in July and the tour was not full.
Elisa Z
February 24, 2017|
Response from CairnsBoy |
Hi there, Yes you can certainly book via Expedia. Please also email us with the name of your hotel, so we can advise a pick up time. Regards Chris Discovery Tours Australia