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Address: 36 Aplin St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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+61 7 4028 3376
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 19:00
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If you are into history, botany, adventure, getting away from it all,...

If you are into history, botany, adventure, getting away from it all, seeing the rainforest and the outback, or 4 wheel driving then a tour to Cooktown is the trip for you. Choose from 1, 2 or 3 day tours departing from Cairns and Port Douglas. For those interested in learning about our regions rich Aboriginal culture, Adventure North Australia is proud to be part of the Bama Way Aboriginal Journeys which is an innovative partnership with three Aboriginal owned and operated tours. Join us on the Bama Way Aboriginal Journeys, learn traditional hunting skills on the Daintree Dreaming Day Tour, or listen to the stories behind the rock art with Aboriginal Elder, Willie Gordon from Cooktown.

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US$179.80*
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Aboriginal Cultural Daintree Rainforest Tour from Cairns or Port Douglas
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US$218.89*
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Cooktown 4WD Adventure Tour from Cairns or Port Douglas
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US$343.18*
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2-Day Cooktown 4WD Small-Group Tour from Cairns or Port Douglas

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Nehmer

Excellent experience. Would recommend to anyone. The guide was very knowledgible in flora, fauna, and traditional culture.

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent experience. Would recommend to anyone. The guide was very knowledgible in flora, fauna, and traditional culture.

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Kathy was our Driver and Guide for the day. Kathy was very prompt and informative. Well spoken and very knowledgeable on all aspects of our tour. We wish that we had Kathy on all of our tours as she made the long day enjoyable and the time flew. Excellent driving skills were applied to the newly opened seasonal Bloomfield Track... More 

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Maryanne J, Owner at Adventure North Australia Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your review Carol, I appreciated you being flexible and changing your travel date with us. Cathy is a wonderful guide and loves what she does. Pleased we were able to get you to Cooktown along the Bloomfield Track which had been closed. Regards Maryanne More 

Cottesloe, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have learned so much about the region and its aboriginal people. Our guide was really friendly and extendedly knowledgable. A great adventure of discovery and a beautiful memory! Special thank you to our wonderful guide Brigitte.

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Maryanne J, Owner at Adventure North Australia Tours, responded to this review

Thank you we appreciate you taking the time to write your review for us. Regards Maryanne More 

Cairns, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a fabulous day starting with our wonderful guide Brigitte...Her knowledge and commentary was excellent and informative....we had a Welcome to Country Smoking Ceremony at Mossman Gorge followed by a beautiful rainforest walk and then a cooling swim in the Mossman River....Lunch was delicious and relaxing. We went to Cooya Beach for a fishing adventure with Brandon. We spent... More 

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Maryanne J, Owner at Adventure North Australia Tours, responded to this review

Appreciate you taking the time to review your day with Bridget on our Daintree Dreaming Day Tour. We are very fortunate to live in such a beautiful part of the world and have the opportunity to share one of the worlds oldest living cultures. Regards Maryanne More 

Wollongong, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

A great day from beginning to end. Greg, our guide for the day, was informative and providing interesting and valuable information throughout the day. He really looked after us and had our backs when we ventured into the mangroves. I would do this trip again no question.Stopped at Mossman Gorge for a delightful swim and the welcome to country was... More 

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Maryanne J, Owner at Adventure North Australia Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your review with Greg on your Daintree Dreaming Day Tour. Greg is an amazing guide and very thoughtful of his guests. At this time of year I would imagine you enjoyed your swim immensely at the Gorge, nice and cold in the crystal, pristine waters . The welcome to Country is a very special ceremony and is... More 

melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

A great day trip, however be prepared for a long day .. Our guide Kathy, being a born and bred local who has travelled the world extensively, was able to inject some humorous stories into the information around the many spots that we visited. . With plenty of scenic photo ops and some wild life, including a Cassowary wandering in... More 

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Maryanne J, Owner at Adventure North Australia Tours, responded to this review

Thank you for your review on your day out with Cathy to Cooktown. Wow a Cassowary sighting is a wonderful sight especially right in front of you, great photo. We are a small team and really appreciate you taking the time to review our tour. It is a long day, but a GREAT day Regards Maryanne Owner More 

Collingwood, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Our guide Bridgette was very knowledgeable throughout our Daintree forest walk. We enjoyed a swim in the fresh water river which helped cool us off. We had hoped that more of the "specialized cultural knowledge" of the fellow doing the smoking ceremony, would have been shared with our group (we just got the Readers Digest version). Time was pressed as... More 

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Maryanne J, Owner at Adventure North Australia Tours, responded to this review

Thank you taking the time to review our Daintree Dreaming Day Tour, busy holiday period for us and I am behind on my replies. Bridgette is very knowledge and she continues to study and learn everyday as she has been with my company for 2 years now and we are immensely proud of her. I'm sorry that you felt the... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Parts of this trip are great and parts pretty boring. My opinion is probably coloured by the fact that on the best part of the trip, the drive up through the Daintree National forest on the Bloomfield track we were the only two passengers. Our guide and driver Greg was very knowledgable about the fauna and flora and full of... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

What a great day trip. Our driver and guide Greg was so knowledgeable and informative about the flora, fauna and history of the area and such a nice guy. With a small group the tour was comfortable and everyone interacted well. With plentiful stops for food and comfort we saw some amazing sights and enjoyed a little of the local... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Fantastic trip! Our guides' (Kathy) knowledge of the area was fantastic as she explained the history of the many spots of interest that we visited. Overall a very enjoyable days outing without getting boring as some other tour's we've been on previously do. Plenty of stops for photos etc. Would highly recommend doing this.

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