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Welcome to the Daintree, Tropical North Queensland, Australia

VisitDaintree.com.au is your official guide to the vast World Heritage-listed Wet Tropics rainforest playground of the lush Daintree area.

The Daintree region is accessible by road from Cairns, Port Douglas, Cape Tribulation and Cooktown.

This spectacular region, about two hour drive north of Cairns, is unique as one of the only locations in the world where a thriving rainforest exists so close to a living reef ecosystem.

Things to do in the Daintree Rainforest 
Cape Tribulation
Discovery Centre
Daintree Ferry
Daintree River
Daintree Rainforest Tours
Daintree River Cruise
Daintree Village
Mossman Gorge
Daintree Rainforest Walks

The Daintree region is home to one of the oldest forests in the world and, covering 1,200 square kilometres (460 square miles), is part of the largest continuous area of tropical rainforest on the Australian continent.

It is included in the World Heritage-listed Wet Tropics region with the Kuranda Rainforest and is home to many different plants and animals.

The Daintree region starts at Mossman Gorge near Mossman’s small sugar mill town. It then expands north through lush farmlands and extensive valleys to Daintree Village, the Daintree River and the ancient rainforests of the national park’s Cape Tribulation.

It spreads west to the mountain ranges and east to pristine beaches that meet the Coral Sea and Great Barrier Reef.

From tours and attractions to events, restaurants and unique historical sites, plan your trip in this vast region, offering plenty of fascinating experiences, activities and thrills.

Where to Stay

Cape Trib Beach House

The only resort in the Daintree with beach front rooms explore the Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation. For a wild unique and private tropical holiday!


Daintree Eco Lodge

Wake up to the sights and sounds of the oldest rainforest on the planet. Enjoy sustainable luxury in this breathtaking location.

Reef Encounter and Daintree Rainforest

Liveaboard Cairns and Daintree rainforest package. See 2 World Heritage sites, snorkelling or diving on the Great Barrier Reef and explore the amazing Daintree.

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Daintree Rainforest Tours and Packages

Cape Tribulation Reef Tour

Go on an exhilarating, morning or afternoon jet-boat ride from Cape Tribulation Beach and experience two pristine snorkel locations on the Great Barrier Reef


Uncle Brian’s Cape Tribulation tour

Welcome to the captivating world of Uncle Brians Cape Tribulation Tour If youre seeking an unforgettable adventure in the heart of Australias tropical paradise look...


Billy Tea Safaris

Embark on a thrilling adventure with Billy Tea Safaris in Cape Tribulation. Discover the ancient Daintree Rainforest, encounter unique wildlife, and immerse yourself in the...


Cape Tribulation Wildlife Tour

Explore Australia's Daintree Rainforest Wet Tropics World Heritage area in small, personalised groups. Enjoy guided walks and guaranteed wildlife spotting. Includes a Daintree River Cruise


Daintree Rainforest Tour

Discover the beauty of the Daintree Rainforest with Discovery Tours. Explore unique plant and animal species, learn about the local Indigenous culture, and enjoy spectacular...


Reef and Cape Tribulation

Explore the best of both worlds on the Great Barrier Reef and Cape Tribulation Package, visiting 2 World Heritage Listed locations!


Reef Rafting and Rainforest

Get your thrills Rafting the Tully River, immerse yourself on the Great Barrier Reef and explore the oldest living Rainforest at the Daintree


Kuranda, Reef and Daintree (3 day)

Experience Kuranda Train and Skyrail, discover our two World Heritage locations Australia's Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest on this 3 day adventure


Tropical Bliss 3 Day Getaway

Our 3 day tour will take you on an exciting journey visiting North Queensland's best, the Daintree Rainforest, The Atherton Tablelands and the Great Barrier...


Reef Encounter and Daintree Rainforest

Liveaboard Cairns and Daintree rainforest package. See 2 World Heritage sites, snorkelling or diving on the Great Barrier Reef and explore the amazing Daintree.


Cape Tribulation Zipline

Discover the Cape Tribulation Zipline Adventure a thrilling rainforest experience that combines adrenalinepumping ziplining with the beauty of nature Immerse yourself in the lush surroundings


Best of Both Worlds

Immerse yourself in the pristine rainforests and natural wonders of Australia with our Best of Both Worlds Tour Explore lush rainforest trails swim in crystalclear

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