Private 1 Day Cooktown Tour from Cairns or Port Douglas

Duration | 12 Hours
Mobile Ticket OK

Explore the heart of Far North Queensland with our exclusive 1-day Cooktown Tour. Immerse yourself in the UNESCO World Heritage Daintree Rainforest, delve into Cooktown's rich history, and revel in the captivating blend of natural beauty and cultural heritage. Expertly guided and thoughtfully curated, this experience promises a truly unforgettable adventure.

For our Day Trips and Multi-Day Tours, you will be travelling in a spacious late model LandCruiser Prado. Featuring 5 seats, we work on a rotational seating arrangements to give all guests the best experience possible.


  • Cooktown Village
  • Lions Den Hotel
  • Bloomfield Track & Falls
  • Daintree Rainforest
  • Grassy Hill Lookout Point
  • Marrdja Boardwalk
  • Cooktown Botanic Gardens
  • Cooktown Museum
  • Daintree Ice Cream


  • Premium 4WD Vehicle
  • Daintree Ice Cream
  • Cooktown Museum
  • Activity Fees
  • All Meals
  • Naturalist Guide

Pick up & Return

  • Cairns: 6:30am - 6:00pm
  • Northern Beaches: 7:00am - 5:30pm
  • Port Douglas: 7:45am - 4:45pm


Embark on an extraordinary 1-day Cooktown Tour that seamlessly blends history and nature. Uncover the captivating stories of Far North Queensland as you journey through the UNESCO World Heritage Daintree Rainforest and explore the charming village of Cooktown. Led by an experienced local guide, this tour immerses you in the lush landscapes and historical gems that define this region.

Begin your adventure with a luxury 4WD vehicle pick-up from Cairns, the Northern Beaches, or Port Douglas. Traverse the picturesque Great Barrier Reef Drive and cross the Daintree River on a ferry, stepping into an off-grid world. From the enchanting Alexandra Lookout to the mesmerizing Marrdja Boardwalk, you'll discover the secrets of the Daintree Rainforest.

Savor unique tropical fruit ice cream at Daintree Ice Cream Company and stroll along Cape Tribulation Beach, a meeting point of Rainforest and Reef. Stand in awe of the gigantic Fig Tree, cross Emmagen Creek, and navigate the iconic Bloomfield Track. Immerse yourself in Aboriginal culture at the Bana Yirriji art center and witness the stunning Bloomfield Falls.

Delight in a pitstop at the historic Lions Den Hotel before exploring the Cooktown Botanic Gardens and Grassy Hill Lookout for breathtaking views. Dive into Cooktown's history at the Cooktown Museum, housed in a nineteenth-century convent.

This tour encapsulates the essence of Far North Queensland, weaving history, nature, and culture into an unforgettable experience. 

Age limits and physical fitness
Our tours have been designed to suit a reasonable standard of fitness – for instance the ability to walk on some uneven surfaces. 
We have no age limits on our Tours. We have had young families on tours, and clients in their 90s. When completing the Medical Waiver Form, it is the guests responsibility to ensure their health and physical fitness is of a reasonable level and they have disclosed any ailments that are of concern. We suggest you seek advise from your GP if you are unsure.

Mobility Challenges & Disabilities: Yes, we have had clients with extra considerations join our Tours and it brings us great joy to be able to make their dream a reality. Please speak with our Agents if you or a member of your group has mobility challenges, a disability or is wheelchair bound. We are able to make adjustments accordingly.

Instant Booking & Mobile Friendly Tickets
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Pre-booking is essential. Please do not turn up on the day without a booking.

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Cooktown is located in Far North Queensland, Australia