The Tropical Traveller

Discover Cairns & the tropical North - Includes 4 must do tours - Depart every Sunday
Destinations:

Australia

$1,575.00 Per person twin share 1 bedroom apartment (member)

$1,620.00 Per person twin share 1 bedroom apartment (non-member)

$1,690.00 Per person twin share 2 bedroom apartment (member)

$1,740.00 Per person twin share 2 bedroom apartment (non-member)

$1,448.00 Per person triple share 2 bedroom apartment (member)

$1,492.00 Per person triple share 2 bedroom apartment (non-member)

Includes

  • 6 night’s accommodation at the Mantra Trilogy Cairns
  • 3 Day Tours
  • 1 Half Day Tour
  • The freedom of a leisure day
  • 6 Breakfasts & 2 Lunches

Itinerary Details

Day 1

Sunday Make your own way to Mantra Trilogy, Cairns. Check-in to your apartment and relax in your home for the next 6 nights. (Check-in time is 2.00pm) 6.00pm - Meet your Traveller Representative in Mantra Reception for a tour briefing and short 10-15 minute orientation of Cairns City. Dinner today is at your leisure (own expense). Mantra Trilogy is located on the Cairns Esplanade on the door step of some of Cairns’ best restaurants and cafes. Take advantage of Cairns beautiful balmy nights and wander the Esplanade and dine on Seafood, Thai, Italian, Chinese, café style food and much more…

Day 2

Monday (BL) Enjoy a Full Buffet Breakfast at Villa Romana (available from 6.30-10.30am) **pick up is from outside reception** 7.25am - A Down Under Tours coach will take you for your Daintree Walkabout tour. Our first stop is Mossman Gorge where you join the Kuku Yalanji Dreamtime Walk. You will be treated to an easy, guided rainforest walk along a private track (approx. 600m in total). Your experienced interpretive Indigenous guide will demonstrate traditional plant use, share their dreamtime legend and explain the history of the cave paintings and their special relationships with this unique tropical environment. Enjoy Tea and damper and question time with your guide then on to the township of Mossman, arriving at charming Silky Oaks Lodge for lunch overlooking the Mossman River. Finally a stop in the resort town of Port Douglas, before we take the spectacular coastal drive back to Cairns. Dinner today is at your leisure (own expense).

Day 3

Tuesday (BL) Enjoy a Full Buffet Breakfast at Villa Romana (available from 6.30-10.30am) **pick up is from outside reception** 9.30am - A Down Under Tours Coach will transfer you to the Reef Fleet Terminal where you will depart for the Outer Great Barrier Reef with Great Adventures Cruises. You will spend around 3 hours on the pontoon today. Enjoy your day snorkelling, swimming; view the wonders of the reef from the underwater viewing area, spend some time with the marine biologists and take a tour on the semi submersible submarine. Included in your day are morning & afternoon tea and a delicious hot and cold buffet lunch. Dinner today is at your leisure (own expense).

Day 4

Wednesday (B) Enjoy a Full Buffet Breakfast at Villa Romana (available from 6.30-10.30am) A free day to discover Cairns, maybe visiting The Lagoon, an Art Gallery The Botanical Gardens, St Monica’s Cathedral or some shopping. Lunch and dinner today is at your leisure (own expense).

Day 5

Thursday (B) Enjoy a Full Buffet Breakfast at Villa Romana (available from 6.30-10.30am) **pick up is from outside reception** 11.50am - A Down Under Tours coach will transfer you to Hartley's Crocodile Adventures - the best place to see crocodiles in Tropical North Queensland. Join us for a unique eco experience on the lagoon cruise through the ecologically significant Melaleuca wetlands; the domain of the saltwater crocodile. Explore the rest of the park with its abundance of wildlife, including water birds, turtles, wallabies and cassowaries. See the notorious head shake and death roll of a huge crocodile at the Crocodile Attack Show and the opportunity to hold a crocodile for a photo (own expense). Discover the world's most venomous snakes at the Snake Show before the return transfer to your accommodation. (Lunch at your own expense) Lunch and dinner today is at your leisure (own expense).

Day 6

Friday (B) Enjoy a Full Buffet Breakfast at Villa Romana (available from 6.30-10.30am) **pick up is from outside reception** / **Your driver will give you a boarding pass with more information** 10.15am - A Down Under Tours coach will pick you up for your Kuranda Day Tour. First you’ll enjoy the spectacular views above the rainforest canopy aboard Skyrail, your cableway to the charming Kuranda Village. Then time is allowed to explore the Heritage Markets and this quaint village before boarding the historic Kuranda Scenic Railway for your return trip to meet the coach at FRESHWATER STATION for your transfer back to the resort. Lunch and dinner today is at your leisure (own expense)

Day 7

Saturday (B) At Leisure Enjoy a Full Buffet Breakfast at Villa Romana (available from 6.30-10.30am) Check out time from the Resort is 10.00am

*Payment/ Deposit Details: Payments can be made via direct deposit into our bank account, credit card or cheque. Full details will be provided to you at time of reservation. Some tours may require a deposit within 7 days of booking confirmation. Cancellation Policy: Full details of the tours cancellation policy will be provided in writing at time of booking. Travel Documents: Final documents will be issued upon receipt of cleared funds. Travel Insurance: Travel insurance is strongly recommended. The insurance should cover loss arising from the passenger’s inability to travel due to any reason whatsoever. The Traveller accepts no responsibility for any loss, damages or expenses incurred by a person travelling. Surcharges: Some tours may have additional levies, please ask your consultant at time of booking. Please not all tours are subject to change without notice