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Cape Tribulation and Cooktown Adventure, Spirit of Queensland

There’s no better way to experience Queensland’s immense coastline and rugged outback landscapes than on board an unforgettable Queensland rail journey.

Members from: $1,659 P.P Twin ShareNon-members from: $1,685 P.P Twin Share

  • Type

    Train Journeys

  • Destination


  • Supplier

    National Seniors Exclusive

  • Booking Code


  • Departs

    Multiple departures available. Enquire for more details.


  • One way overnight travel on the Spirit of Queensland from Brisbane to Cairns – RailBed

  • 3 nights 4 star accommodation in Cairns

  • 1 night 3½ star accommodation in Cape Tribulation

  • 1 night 4 star accommodation in Cooktown

  • Meals as specified

  • 4WD touring of Daintree, Cape Tribulation and Cooktown

  • Drive through the rainforest on the Bloomfield Track

  • Spot crocodiles on a Daintree River cruise


Day 1: Spirit of Queensland – Brisbane to Cairns (D)

Depart on the Spirit of Queensland this afternoon and travel north overnight to Cairns. Overnight on board the Spirit of Queensland.

Day 2: Cairns (BL)

Arrive into Cairns and stay overnight at Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside.

Day 3: Cairns to Cape Tribulation (BL)

Travel north along the scenic route to Mossman Gorge and take a guided walk through the World Heritage listed rainforest. Embark on a one hour Daintree River cruise. Stay overnight in the Daintree, Cape Tribulation.

Day 4: Cape Tribulation to Cooktown (L)

Today continue travelling through the heart of this World Heritage Listed area on the Bloomfield Track. Discover Black Mountain which is steeped in Aboriginal legend before arriving in Cooktown. Stay overnight in Cooktown.

Day 5: Cooktown to Cairns (L)

Enjoy the morning at leisure and spend time discovering Cooktown. Experience the unspoilt beauty of the area, which remains much the same as Cook knew it in 1770. This afternoon depart Cooktown via the inland road, The Mulligan Highway, travelling through a diverse landscape of cattle stations and the Palmer River Gold mine region. Arrive back into Cairns this evening. Stay the next two nights at Holiday Inn Cairns Harbourside.

Day 6: Cairns (B)

Spend the day at leisure exploring Cairns. Visit the wide range of shops and restaurants or relax at Cairns Esplanade Lagoon.

Day 7: Cairns (B)

Your holiday concludes upon check-out from the hotel.

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* Prices are a guide only, subject to change and availability and are in Australian Dollars. From prices for accommodation packages are per person per package twin share, unless otherwise specified and based on the lowest room category in standard category accommodation for travel in low season. ^Prices valid 31 Aug – 26 Nov 20. +Blockout dates apply. Sole use prices also available. Ask your travel agent for prices for other dates and accommodation options. Prices for tours and transfers are per person, unless otherwise specified. For full terms and conditions including pricing and conditions, refer to the Viva Holidays Booking Terms and Conditions.