Arrive Cairns Airport. SIC one way transfer from Cairns Airport to Cairns accommodation.
(Pax must arrive Cairns Airport by 1130hrs to join Cairns Aquarium admission on the day of arrival)
Check in at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns.
Late afternoon, Proceed on own to join admission to Cairns Aquarium – No transfers
Be guided through 10 amazing North Queensland ecosystems from the world’s most ancient rainforest to the world’s largest coral reef to discover 71 different exhibits showcasing 15 000 rare and incredibly unique species of the region. Follow the journey of a drop of rain as it descends from the Cairns mountain range into the freshwater streams and rivers, through the Wet Tropics rainforest, across the mangroves, into the shallows of the reef and finally into the depths of the Coral Sea. Enjoy daily presentations at Australia’s only Deep Reef Tank, shark and ray feeds in Queensland’s largest Oceanarium and get a hands on experience at the marine and reptile touch tanks.
9AM 1 Day Green Island + Lunch + Semi-Sub ex Cairns
A Big Cat Green Island Cruises coach will pick you up from your hotel for your transfer to the Reef Fleet Terminal, the departure point of your cruise (No transfers from 5* hotels or hotels located near Cruise terminal) Cruise to Green Island in comfort aboard a modern air-conditioned catamaran. Enjoy over 5 hours on Green Island with many activities such as the choice of a glass bottom boat tour or snorkelling equipment for the day, Semi-Submarine coral viewing tour, self-guided island walks or simply relax on the white sandy beach. Enjoy lunch onboard. A range of optional extras are available such as Snorkel Experience, Snuba Doo, Snuba or the hire of canoes and beach lounge chairs. Cruise concludes at approximately 5.00pm, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.
A Hot Air Balloon Cairns vehicle will pick you up from your hotel to commence a hot air balloon scenic flight. Choose to get your morning off to a great start, with a spectacular balloon inflation display. Rise up and float over the scenic Atherton tablelands with its rainforest fringed mountains and tranquil country landscapes and enjoy a 30 minute scenic flight. Watch out for local wildlife and afterwards there are balloon pack up games before boarding the coach for the return transfer at approximately 9.30am
Later in the morning, Kuranda: Scenic Rail, Skyrail & Tjapukai tour
A Down Under Tours coach will pick you up from your hotel to commence a full day Kuranda Rail, Skyrail and Tjapukai tour. Transfer to the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park where you will be greeted by an indigenous guide who will escort you through the park to discover this ancient culture through theatres, stage shows and demonstrations. At 12noon board the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and glide above the rainforest canopy to Kuranda with stops along the way at Red Peak Station and Barron Falls Station. On arrival there is free time to explore the “Village in the Rainforest”, and its many attractions, including the Heritage Markets which operates daily, the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary or Kuranda Koala Gardens (own expense). Enjoy lunch at one of the many cafes (own expense). At 3.30pm board the Kuranda Scenic Railway to Cairns, and enjoy spectacular views as the train travels through 15 hand cut tunnels and past spectacular waterfalls. Stop at Barron Gorge to view the falls before arriving at Freshwater Station. Tour concludes at approximately 4.50pm, at which time hotel drop offs will commence.
After breakfast, Checkout from Cairns hotel.
Hartleys Crocodile Adventures half General Admission including Transfers ex Cairns
A Hartley's Crocodile Adventures vehicle will pick you up from your hotel for transfer to the Park. Mutli award wining Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures is simply the best place to see crocodiles and local wildlife in the North. With over 2100 metres of timber boardwalks and pathways leading you on a journey of discovery through woodlands and rainforest where you can see an array of wildlife, including beautiful tropical birds, wallabies, reptiles, insects and other native fauna. Enjoy the entertaining and educational wildlife presentations including, snakes, quolls, cassowaries, koalas and crocodiles. Take a boat cruise on Hartley’s Lagoon to see crocodiles and other wildlife inhabiting our beautiful melaleuca wetland. Learn about sustainable use and conservation on our crocodile farm tour. At the chosen time, board the coach for return transfer to your hotel.
Afternoon, SIC 1Way transfer from Cairns hotel to Port Douglas hotel for check in.
A Voyages transfer will pick you up from selected Port Douglas accommodation to Mossman Gorge Centre to commence a half day Dreamtime Gorge Tour. You are welcomed with a traditional 'smoking' ceremony that cleanses and wards off bad spirits. The walk then meanders through stunning rainforest and takes in traditional huts or humpies. Your experienced interpretive Indigenous guide demonstrates traditional plant use, identifies bush food sources and provides an enchanting narrative of the rainforest and their special relationship with this unique tropical environment. A stop at 'the beach', where your guide demonstrates traditions like making bush soaps and ochre painting. At the end of the tour enjoy traditional bush tea and damper. Tour concludes at approximately 1:00pm with hotel drops offs.
Evening, Sailaway Sunset Sail
Board your Sailaway vessel at 4.45pm at the Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina Port Douglas to commence a Sunset Sail cruise (no transfers). Relax with a twilight sail onboard the luxury 'Lagoon 560' catamaran. Enjoy the peace and tranquility of a tropical sunset over the Coral Sea with spectacular mountain views, and enjoy a complimentary glass of champagne, wine or beer, with a selection of canapes. Cruise concludes at approximately 6.30pm at the Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina.
Seat in coach one way transfer from Port Douglas hotel to Cairns Airport.
With a stay at Pacific Hotel Cairns, you'll be centrally located in Cairns, steps from Reef Fleet Terminal and minutes from Cairns Zoom and Wildlife Dome. This 4.5-star hotel is within close proximity of ZOO To You HQ Wildlife Discovery Centre and Cairns Regional Gallery.
Make yourself at home in one of the 176 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Rooms have private balconies. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and digital programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.
Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and wedding services.
Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a computer station, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Event facilities at this hotel consist of a conference center and meeting rooms. Free self parking is available onsite.
When you stay at Ramada Resort Port Douglas in Port Douglas, you'll be near the beach and convenient to Four Mile Beach Park and Wildlife Habitat. This 4-star resort is within close proximity of Marina Mirage and St Mary's by the Sea Chapel.
Make yourself at home in one of the 194 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and DVD players. Flat-screen televisions with premium TV channels are provided, while wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Relax at the full-service spa, where you can enjoy body treatments and facials. You can take advantage of recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a fitness center. This resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, wedding services, and tour/ticket assistance. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).
Grab a bite to eat at the resort's restaurant, which features a bar and a pool view. You can also stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in Port Douglas? This resort has facilities measuring 345 square feet (32 square meters), including meeting rooms. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.
Hotel Nights accommodation on twin sharing basis as per itinerary
Meals as per hotel plan
All transfers and sightseeing as per the itinerary in an air-conditioned vehicle on sharing basis
Road taxes, parking fees, fuel charges, interstate taxes
GST if not mentioned in the rates
All personal expenses like tips, laundry, telephone calls/fax, alcoholic beverages, camera/video camera fees at monuments, medical expenses, airport departure tax etc.
Anything not mentioned under Package Inclusions.
Entrance fees at all monuments and sightseeing spots
Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary/stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, ill health, and roadblocks and/or any factors beyond control.
Airfare if not mentioned in the itinerary
Travel Insurance if not mentioned in the itinerary
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The customers can prepone /postpone their tour once without any additional charges (if intimated before 15 days of travel date in written). However postponing & preponing second time will attract additional charges.
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In all prepone or postpone scenarios, the services and the costing will be subject to availability of Hotel/Volvo and season/off season time.
We do not accept any changes in plan within 15 days of travel date. However in rare cases like adverse climatic conditions or strikes, package can be postponed which will be intimated to you beforehand.
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The avance payment and the invoice Number allotted to you, are transferable i.e. you can pass on your booking to any of your friends/ relatives. (Please Note: In order to transfer your booking you must meet the above terms and conditions first).
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6 Days / 5 Nights / Cairns , Australia