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Lady Douglas River Cruise

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Address: Wharf Street | Reef Marina, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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+61 409 986 127
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Lady Douglas River Cruise is iconic in Port Douglas, successfully operating...

Lady Douglas River Cruise is iconic in Port Douglas, successfully operating for over 27 years. The relaxing 1 1/2 hr cruise includes, crocodile and wildlife spotting in the wild, spectacular scenery, an informative and entertaining commentary and a complimentary beverage and nibbles. Voted the "Best Tour" award in Port Douglas in 2015. Departing from The Reef Marina, right in the heart of Port douglas. A must do for all visitors to Port Douglas. Very affordable.

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A must do!

Thanks Anne, Captain and Toby (? - gorgeous pooch) for such a brilliant afternoon. Fabulous experience for the young and young at heart with my 3 year old god daughter getting the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Thanks Anne, Captain and Toby (? - gorgeous pooch) for such a brilliant afternoon. Fabulous experience for the young and young at heart with my 3 year old god daughter getting the chance to do the steering! Fabulous experience!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went with my retires parents who really enjoyed the trip! We did the 3 in 1 tour which involved boat cruise, lunch at a lovely restaurant and then the steam train back to the harbour. Well worth it and would highly recommend!

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Thank Gemma S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on the cruise out of peak time and during the early stage of the wet season. There were about 15 people on the cruise and the staff of 2 handled the task easily. We did not expect to see any crocodiles due to the season but saw 3, one nearly 4m in length. The highlight of the journey... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Felt like I waa in the middle of nowhere. The skipper very knowledgable with the cost very affordable. No crocodiles sighted due to time of year but this did not detract from a relaxing couple of hours. Lush surroundings with the history of the river being interesting whilst enjoying a compliments drink & nibbles. Well worth the $35.00.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booking this was a last minute decision for our group and it ended up being a great one! The owner, Luke, ended up being our captain and guide. He was very knowledgeable on crocs and the river. Would def recommend this!

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Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I have travelled to Port Douglas many times. This is the first time on the Lady Douglas and what an amazing experience it was. Really relaxed - VERY AFFORDABLE ($35pp), complimentary drink, nibbles and the most relaxing river cruise. The hosts were amazing, great sense of humour and was extremely knowledgeable. We saw crocs swimming around which... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A husband and wife team run this river cruise boat which is a different way of cruising on a charming old paddle wheel boat. Our hosts provided snacks and drinks during the trip and there is also a toilet on board. I loved cruising the quiet waters and the commentary was very informative. Unfortunately we did not see any crocodiles... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Friday night tour with live music and nibbles. The music was amazing and the staff were great. We plan on doing this again

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hosts made this sail around the inlets such an enjoyable experience. Lots of interesting facts and information told with lots of humour. My 11 year bold boy got to sail the Lady as did all the other kids on board. We even saw a croc!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

This was well worth doing, Lucas was extremely knowledgeable and cracked a few jokes along the way. Very worth doing the cruise and it's at a very affordable price

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