Daintree Rainforest Night Walk from Cape Tribulation
"Your tour starts with pickup from your Cape Tribulation hotel or a central location in town. Travel in a comfortable minivan shuttle to a swathe of privately owned land in the Daintree Rainforest to meet your guide. Receive a safety briefing and your guide shares extensive knowledge of the animal and plant life in this biologically rich forest which has remained much the same for more than 120 million years. With the trained eyes of your guide you get to see much more than you would on your own. Feel free to ask any questions that you may have. Each night the cast of critters varies however spiders sleeping birds and rainforest dragons make frequent appearances. You may also see amethystine pythons Australia’s largest snake
"You have the option to be picked up from your Cape Tribulation hotel or meet your group at the Jungle Adventure Centre in town. Time permitting take a peek at the pythons in their Snake House then hop aboard a comfortable minivan that shuttles you to a private rainforest reserve adjoining the Daintree Rainforest. Your fully guided tour starts with a safety talk by your expert guide who will fit you into a full body harness and helmet an ingenious lift-system that hoists participants from the forest floor up to the first platform. Two people walk on a treadmill generating enough energy to wind a cable that hauls fellow group members up to the first platform. Even kids can help power this innovative and eco-friendly lift. Once you’re up in the trees your guide makes sure that your harness is safely clipped to the line. Then fly from platform to platform taking in the rainforest canopy as you go. Your guide controls the speed of your descent so that you can go as fast or slow as you like. You can even travel hands-free
"Cape Tribulation Mossman Gorge and Daintree Rainforest Day Trip from Cairns or Port Douglas""Cape Tribulation is where the world’s oldest continually surviving tropical rainforests meet the world’s greatest living tropical reef the Great Barrier Reef. Nowhere else on earth do two natural World Heritage listed sites exist side by side. Such is the natural beauty and precious value of this truly stunning piece of paradise that you will have ample time to explore and enjoy on the Active Tropics Explorer Cape Tribulation full day tour.Commence the adventure with a scenic coastal drive from Cairns to Port Douglas. This is the far north’s very own great ocean road and which is in the southern sector of the world famous Daintree National Park. This gorge has been carved out by the cold mountain waters of the Mossman River
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