Daintree Walkabout | Cairns Tours

Daintree Walkabout – National Rural Health Conference


Your day begins with a guided rainforest walk along 600 metres of private tracks, graded easy, amid cool verdant rainforest at Mossman Gorge. Amid dappled sunlight beneath the rainforest’s shady canopy, you will pass traditional bark huts and cool bubbling streams, to fascinating places of cultural significance. Your local Indigenous guide will point out various bush tucker sources; explain traditional plant use, as well as the history and significance of cave paintings. Throughout the leisurely walk, you will hear dreaming stories relating to the rainforest and of the unique relationship the Indigenous people have to this magical tropical land. At the conclusion of your walk, you will enjoy tea and damper with your guide, who will happily answer any questions you may have.


Mossman – Australia’s northern most sugar town – is next on the agenda. Your guide will show you the highlights of the town, including several heritage listed sites.


You will stop for a delicious Barramundi lunch at Silky Oaks Lodge, overlooking the glorious Mossman River, amid the stunning rainforest. Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of this calm oasis as you enjoy your delightful locally sourced meal. Please note that alternative cuisine may be ordered and that certain dress codes apply.


After lunch, you will enjoy a spectacular cruise on the Daintree River, renowned for its breathtaking scenery, ancient vegetation and a unique and vast array of flora and fauna. Great photo opportunities abound as you sight estuarine crocodiles, tree snakes, colourful birds and striped possums.


Before returning to Cairns, you will enjoy a brief tour of Port Douglas. This historic seaside town is one of the most beautiful in the area, home to famous Four Mile Beach and a popular holiday destination.

Cairns Tours is your one stop shop for tours and attractions in Cairns and surrounding areas. Let us make you’re cairns holiday an unforgettable one by arranging your trips to the Great Barrier Reef, Kuranda via the popular Skyrail Cableway, Cape Tribulation & Daintree Rainforest and much much more!


  • Mon, Wed, Fri ex Cairns, Northern Beaches & Port Douglas
  • For Port Douglas accommodation select your location and reselect the tour.
  • Rates are GST inclusive, prices shown are 1AD and in Australia Dollars (AUD)
  • Family = 2AD + 2CH
  • Child Rate 4-14yrs inc.
    • ^ Budget Product Conditions
    • 100% cancelation fee applies if cancelled on the day of departure.

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