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Port Douglas and Reef Retreat


Great Barrier Reef from Port Douglas • Cape Tribulation & Daintree Rainforest • Mossman Gorge • Kuranda Scenic Rail • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Members from: $1,355 P.P Twin ShareNon-members from: $1,365 P.P Twin Share

  • Type

    Special Interest

  • Destination

    Australia

  • Supplier

    AAT Kings

  • Booking Code

    PDCER

  • Departs

    Multiple departures available. Enquire for more details.


Includes


  • 5 nights accommodation

  • Snorkel equipment provided for Great Barrier Reef Cruise

  • Experienced Driver Guide

  • Comprehensive commentary

  • Travel in an air-conditioned coach


Itinerary


Day 1 Arrive Cairns – Port Douglas

On arrival at Cairns Airport (flights anytime), you’ll be transferred to your resort.

Please note: Airport transfers are an additional cost. Please contact us for more details.

Hotel: Oaks Resort Port Douglas, 2 nights.

Day 2 Cape Tribulation and Daintree

Enjoy a guided walk at Mossman Gorge and then cruise on the Daintree River, to spot wildlife and unique plants. Enjoy lunch in a rainforest setting and take a walk on Cape Tribulation Beach. Wind through the rainforest of the Alexandra Range to a lookout for views out to the Coral Sea.

Included Meals: Breakfast and Lunch

Day 3 Great Barrier Reef

An experience of a lifetime today – cruise to an underwater world that is a kaleidoscope of colour and brilliance on an Outer Great Barrier Reef Cruise. Dive, snorkel or just stay dry and explore the stunning reef from the comfort of a semi-submersible craft. Watch the fish feeding from a unique underwater viewing platform and enjoy a tropical buffet lunch before heading to Cairns for the next 3 nights.

Hotel: Pacific Hotel Cairns or Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort, 3 nights.

Included Meals: Lunch

Day 4 Kuranda

On arrival at Freshwater Station, board the Kuranda Scenic Rail for the journey to enjoy breathtaking views across the cane fields of Cairns, to the tropical rainforest of Kuranda. Wind through hand-hewn tunnels, across bridges and curves, all the time appreciating what an amazing engineering feat it is. In Kuranda, it’s time to explore this fascinating village. Later, board the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway for your 7.5km journey over and through World Heritage protected rainforest to Smithfield. This iconic experience showcases ancient rainforest and spectacular views with time at both Red Peak and Barron Falls Stations for education and interpretation.

Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 5 Cairns Free Time

Relax and unwind or explore and discover many hidden gems.

Included Meals: Breakfast

Day 6 Depart Cairns

Your Short Break concludes this morning. Make your own way to Cairns Airport (flights anytime).

Included Meals: Breakfast


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Disclaimer


Prices are quoted in Australian Dollars, include GST and compulsory taxes where applicable and supersede all prices previously advertised. Please check the exact price of your tour at the time of paying balance. Airfares are based on the most direct route and are subject to class availability and any new Government taxes. Group concessions for five or more adults are available. Rail prices are subject to change from time to time. All prices are valid subject to Government, hotel, fuel surcharges and currency fluctuations. To confirm your reservation, a non-refundable deposit of $200 per person per tour is required for AAT Kings operated Guided Holidays and Inspiring Journeys. Additional deposit payments are required for Rail and Cruise add-ons and deposit amounts will be advised at time of booking. $700 per person per tour is required for Heritage Tours. (This payment is in addition to any deposit required by your travel agent). Reservations will be held for 5 days only without deposit. Once your deposit has been received, AAT Kings will send your travel agent or yourself (if you’ve booked direct with AAT Kings) confirmation of the details of the booking. All airfares are subject to strict payment and ticketing deadlines, to be advised at the time of booking. Balance of payment for your tour is to be paid 45 days prior to departure or at time of booking if departure is within 45 days (different payment requirements apply to third party tours, rail and cruise, to be advised at time of booking).The operator reserves the right to re-sell seats without warning if applicants fail to finalise payment within the prescribed time.