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Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises

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We have been conducting tours on the Daintree River since 1987 and run a family operated, one hour river tour from a private jetty. Our boats are small and personalised for a quality experience and our tours focus on wildlife such as snakes and...more
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2856 Mossman Daintree Rd, Daintree, Queensland 4873, Australia
+61 7 4098 7717
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Reviewed today via mobile

We've done this river cruise the past 2 times visiting up north. its fantastic! A great way too see crocs in the wild aswell as alot of other wildlife. also just a beautiful river and landscape the staff are all friendly and very knowledgeable. A...More

Thank jbeatty27
Reviewed 3 days ago

At the advice of our hotel, scheduled a cruise at low tide, (in this case noon) so that we would see the crocodiles this river is known for. We were not disappointed. The hour went very quickly and we were treated to rainforest treats as...More

Thank DaleRachmeler
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went with other two couples to see by our first time in life cocodriles. It was a little disappointed, we made a 60 minutes tour and could see something like but at a distance of 100 meters, I really don’t if we saw we...More

Thank Julio R
ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

If I had traveled all the way from South America to view crocodiles in the wild I would have researched the best viewing time so that I would not be disappointed. On the 19/10 when you did a cruise with us we saw crocodiles on...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a good time on board the boat. Though we saw only one Croc in the bushes we learnt a lot about the ecosystem of the Daintree river which the crew was very knowledgeable about. Also it was fun hanging out with those guys....More

Thank maxlamne
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great cruise, with entertaining and knowledgeable guides in Ray and Duke. Incredible to be just a few metres from an 60 year old, 5 metre, 700+ kilogram crocodile called Scarface and feel perfectly safe. Of all the activities we paid for on our...More

Thank Alice N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Caught Bruce’s Daintree Cruise with the family and the process was simple and relaxing. We turned up without booking however there were two boats. Each boat has two rows of two seaters so no need to rush or panic. We had Bruce almighty himself who...More

Thank Inga B
ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review,seeing six crocodiles is great!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The most eclectic collection of stuff you will find is in Bruce’s shop and garden.. to be seen to be be believed! We had a boat trip with two of us. Wildlife was a bit lacking but Bruce and his dog who came with us...More

Thank rdella
ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review it is greatly appreciated .Bruce does have a great collection of stories after 31 years on the Daintree River.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely brilliant tour, the complimentary coffee upon arrival was lovely. Also included free snacks and beverage. Our 4 o'clock tour was very relaxing and Bruce had a great attitude and his passion shone through. We saw multiple crocodiles of all sizes. But Bruce's commentary and...More

Thank Emily-Louise M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great trip. Saw baby, toddler and big daddy crocs as well as other wildlife. Would recommend. Family owned business who clearly know how to spot the crocs.

Thank JanetteP1968
ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review & sharing your experience for fellow travellers to read, we really appreciate it. Cheers!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were lucky enough to have Bruce himself as our guide, and he brought along his trusty sidekick Duke, a lovely big dog who kept me entertained with his funny antics. A bird would whistle and Bruce would say "That's a Blue Faced Scritch Hen,...More

Thank MissZoeLaLa
ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest Thank you so much for the fantastic review, I appreciate your positive feedback about our business, staff & Duke!! Bruce has enjoyed showing wildlife on the Daintree River for the past 31 years & is very passionate about it. Low tide is the...More

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