Activities

ACTIVITIES

Daintree Accommodation Guest House Bed & Breakfast Daintree Village Hideaway!

Tourist Attractions/ Activities

Daintree Village Hideaway is located in the heart of the historic Daintree Village. A stone’s throw away from the beautiful Daintree River, pristine beaches, the Great Barrier Reef, swimming holes and the untouched rainforest. In addition to experiencing the rainforest and reef, there are also a range of exciting activities to choose from. These activities are very popular, so pre-booking is advised. Ask your hosts, Hayley and Mike, for further details.

Daintree River Tours

Speak with your friendly hosts Hayley and Mike to discuss the activities and tourist attractions on offer.

Wild River Watch Bird Watching Tours...... 0447 546 926

Just 200 meters from your accommodation, Wild River Watch runs bird and nature river tours. With over 20 years’ experience, Ian and Alex offer a custom-built boat specific for bird watching and nature photography. They offer sunrise and sunset cruises to fully capture the natural beauty of the Daintree River. Private tours can be arranged as well. Species often found include Great-Billed Heron, Black Bittern, Nankeen Night Heron, Papuan Frogmouth, Sunbirds, Wompoo Fruit Dove, Shining Flycatcher, just to name a few. Crocodiles, pythons, tree snakes and other wonders await to be found.

Croc Express River Tours. ............................. 07 4098 6120...

Crocodile Express was the first wildlife cruise operator on the river in 1979. Your cruise will take you along sections of this spectacular waterway with your guide pointing out wildlife, crocodiles and flora along the foreshore and creeks. Our naturalist guide will interpret the importance of this amazing World Heritage location. A cruise on the Daintree River is a "must-do" activity as part of your Daintree Rainforest experience. The vessels are well equipped and comfortable.

Daintree Rainforest

Speak with your friendly hosts Hayley and Mike to discuss the activities and tourist attractions on offer.

CapeTrib Farm Exotic Fruit Tasting............ 07 4098 0042

Go on a tour of tropical and exotic fruits that will treat you to a taste sensation from chocolate pudding fruit, to mamey sapote, to the ever-popular breadfruit chips, locally grown pineapples and papaya. A gourmet delight in the heart of the Daintree National Park.

Daintree Discovery Centre.............................. 07 4098 9171

The iconic Discovery Centre features the famous 23 metre Rainforest Canopy Tower, spectacular aerial walkways and boardwalks.  The Centre has informative audio guides in 8 languages.  The Discovery centre is the home to many rainforest reptiles, native fish displays, and is a hot spot to view cassowary whom frequently roam the grounds.  There is a mini theatre, interpretive centre with touch screens and all ability access for prams stroller and wheelchairs.

Daintree Ice Cream.................................................. 07 4098 9114

The Daintree Ice Cream Company was founded in 1993 and has been providing quality tropical fruit ice cream to the public ever since. With its sweeping vistas, large orchards and unique flavours, the Daintree Ice Cream Co. has become a global icon and is a must stop for visitors to the National Park.

Kuku Yalanji People

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Walkabout Cultural Adventures.................... 0429 478 206

Aboriginal guides explore Kuku Yalanji country, the only place where two world heritage sites meet, the Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef and share the cultural connection the people have with their land. Learn about the environment, different bush foods and medicines. Sample some seasonal bush tucker while appreciating the history, culture and traditions of our Australian Aboriginal people. Walkabout Cultural Adventures is 100% Aboriginal owned and operated.

Mossman Gorge............................................... 07 4099 7000

Located only 25 min from Daintree Village, a visit to Mossman Gorge is a must do for any visitor to the beautiful Far North Queensland region. Situated in the southern part of the World Heritage Listed, Daintree National Park, Mossman Gorge is also one of the few places in the country that visitors can gain an insight into the lives, culture and beliefs of Australia’s Indigenous population and their connection to the natural environment. Join a guided Dreamtime Walk Tour to get a deeper insight into the ancient flora and fauna of the rainforest and learn about traditional plant uses and Kuku Yalanji culture. Or take in the beauty of its pristine rainforest, cool streams, towering mountains and the dramatic Gorge at your own pace on one of the self-guided walks in the Daintree National Park.

Great Barrier Reef

Speak with your friendly hosts Hayley and Mike to discuss the activities and tourist attractions on offer.

Ocean Safari Great Barrier Reef...................... 07 4098 0006

Ocean Safari offers an exhilarating ride to snorkel the pristine untouched Great Barrier Reef off the Daintree Coast at Cape Tribulation. The half day Great Barrier Reef tour visits two different snorkel destinations, each with an extraordinary array of marine life and coral species. After a fast 25-minute zodiac ride, you are ready to snorkel two fabulous locations at Mackay and Undine Reefs.   An intimate and personalized tour, this is the best way to see the reef.