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Address: 36 Aplin St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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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$ 176.32*
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Aboriginal Cultural Daintree Rainforest Tour from Cairns or Port Douglas
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Cooktown 4WD Adventure Tour from Cairns or Port Douglas
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2-Day Cooktown 4WD Small-Group Tour from Cairns or Port Douglas

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Daintree, Bloomfield track and Cooktown

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 December 2016
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melbourne
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 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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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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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 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 18 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 16 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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Adventure North Australia Tours appear to use relatively small vans, which limits the size of the groups and make the interaction with the guide more personal; and Greg, our guide for the day, was great. He was informative, patient and down to earth. The fact that it was only one other couple and us made the whole trip even more... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

our two drivers kate and nick were excellent, both very informative. Kate on the bloomfield track and nick on the way back on the inland road. Would definitely book them again ..... bob withers kidman park sa

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Highly recommend this day trip to Cooktown,. Tour Guide Kate is confident & knowlegble, you stop for the best scones & tea & coffee served in beautiful china, an impressive aboriginal comminity centre, a great simple lunch, a much needed cold beer at a quirky pub. And Cooktown - wow you can see where Captain Cook pulled the Endeavour onto... More 

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

Thank you for your review. Pleased your enjoyed your day with Kate who is wonderful. Very proud of my wonderful guides. We are a small team and enjoy showing visitors our region and history. Regards Maryanne More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

This day tour exceeded all our expections. The scenery was absolutely amazing especially along the Bloomfield track. Our driver and tour guide,Kate, gave a very informative commentary and was an excellent driver. She was also very attentive to her passengers.We loved Cooktown and all its history.The highlight of the day was driving the Bloomfield Track and Black Mountain was very... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Fantastic tour to a unique part of Australia. It had so much variety - rainforest, wildlife, Aboriginal culture, European history... Our guide Cathy was an expert driver and full of local knowledge and interesting tales.

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Thank you for taking the time to review your day to Cooktown with Cathy. We are very fortunate to live in a unique part of Australia as you say. So much to see in one day. Regards Maryanne More 

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