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Best day in Queensland thanks to MIchael

I chose this company because of the Aboriginal guides. Ours was Michael and he was a wealth of... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
tinatraveler2018
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Woodbridge, Virginia
Great Day Tour of Daintree Rainforest

Aaron was our aboriginal guide for a full day tour of the Daintree rainforest. He was very... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
trwitt50
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Glenview, Illinois
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Walkabout Cultural Adventures run Aboriginal Cultural based day tours through the Daintree Rainforest and along the coastline in far north Queensland. With an Aboriginal guide learn the stories and get an insight into the knowledge and understanding...more
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

I chose this company because of the Aboriginal guides. Ours was Michael and he was a wealth of knowledge of the history and vegetation in the rain forest. Would recommend this company to everyone.More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Thank you Tinatraveler2018, Michael had a great day out with you, mostly because you were so interested in what he was showing and teaching you... thank you also for sharing your experience with others, it is through word of mouth and referral business that small...More

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Reviewed April 2, 2018

Aaron was our aboriginal guide for a full day tour of the Daintree rainforest. He was very knowledgable, friendly and accommodating. He showed us many of the medicinal properties of the local flora and educated us about aboriginal culture. He provided a wonderful lunch with...More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded April 4, 2018

Thanks guys, it is always great to hear from our guests after the tour... we appreciate you sharing.

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Reviewed March 16, 2018

We had the privilege of having Aaron as our tour guide for the day in Daintree, Mossman and local area. He is native to the area and shared his tribe's local culture and stories with us. He spotted a crocodile for us to see from...More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded March 19, 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience. We love what we do on tour, and sharing our culture... I think that is what makes a real difference!

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

What a great day. We had lots of tour operators to chose from but we picked Walkabout Cultural Adventures. WHY, well Juan followed up and he ran small group tours, less than 10 people. The small group and personal service drew us to his tour...More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Thank you Joe & Liz for posting your review, you guys were keen to get out & about, explore, and most importantly learn... this makes for a great tour, and a great experience for everyone!

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Reviewed January 10, 2018

My wife booked this tour for our family of four and I had no idea what were in for which was great because it turned out to be such an enjoyable day out and without a doubt one of the best tours I've been on....More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2018

Ben & Melissa, your family were so interactive on tour, it made for a great day! Thank you for your review and sharing the "walkabout Cultural Adventures" experience...

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Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

I can’t believe how much I learnt about bush foods, medicinal plants and creation stories in just a half day tour. My highlight was that Juan stopped off at his mums to get freshly baked damper that we ate at a crystal clear water hole....More

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Reviewed December 13, 2017 via mobile

Michael was an excellent guide. His knowledge and personality made our day really memorable. We wanted to learn about local culture and this was the correct choice. We drove to Daintree and he stopped several times to share local stories, history and culture. The walk...More

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Reviewed November 12, 2017

Spent a full day with Juan, and would highly recommend the experience. We saw so much of the Daintree, both from a natural perspective and also from the perspective of the Native Peoples. We learned about what fruits and nuts and bugs can be eaten,...More

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Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

I highly rexommend this tour! First of all, you spend the day nd share tour experiences with a small group. Which means you can follow all the explanations and try everything! Our amazing guide, Juan, shared stories of his life, family and ancestors. He involved...More

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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

This was outstanding, we would highly recommend to anyone visiting the Port Douglas area. Juan does a sensational job of explaining everything in the rainforest from what is poisonous to what can cure you. His stories about his Aboriginal grandfather were wonderful.

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Hi Kate, it all depends if you only have a specific date available, then book in advance but if you have a range of dates available, then usually we can make it work... there is a couple of periods throughout the year that... More
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