Embark on an exciting adventure with Billy Tea Safaris in Cape Tribulation. Discover the ancient Daintree Rainforest, encounter unique wildlife, and immerse yourself in the natural beauty of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

  • Daintree River Cruise
  • Cape Tribulation Beach
  • Daintree Icecream Company
  • Guided Rainforest walk
  • Mossman Gorge


If you’re seeking an immersive and exciting experience in Cape Tribulation, look no further than Billy Tea Safaris. With their expert guides and comfortable vehicles, Billy Tea Safaris offers an unforgettable journey into the heart of the ancient Daintree Rainforest and the wonders of Cape Tribulation. Get ready to explore pristine natural landscapes, encounter unique wildlife, and learn about the rich cultural heritage of this UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Discovering Cape Tribulation with Billy Tea Safaris

  1. Daintree River Cruise: Embark on a Daintree River Cruise and venture into the lush mangroves. Keep your eyes peeled for crocodiles, colourful birds, and other fascinating creatures that call this diverse ecosystem home.
  2. Daintree Rainforest: Step into the ancient Daintree Rainforest and be captivated by its beauty and biodiversity. Walk along beautiful trails, marvel at towering trees, and listen to the symphony of tropical sounds. Don’t miss visiting Cape Tribulation, where the rainforest meets the pristine beaches.
  3. Cape Tribulation Beach: Immerse yourself in the natural splendour of Cape Tribulation Beach, where the rainforest meets the reef. Take a refreshing dip in the turquoise waters, stroll along the white sandy shoreline, and breathe in the fresh sea breeze. This is the only place where two UNESCO World Heritage Sites intersect.
  4. Guided Rainforest Walk: Join knowledgeable guides on a guided rainforest walk and discover the secrets of this ancient ecosystem. Learn about the unique flora and fauna, traditional Aboriginal culture, and the importance of conservation efforts in preserving this delicate environment.
  5. Daintree Ice Cream Company: Treat your taste buds to a visit to the Daintree Ice Cream Company. Indulge in delicious, tropical fruit flavours made from locally sourced ingredients. This is a must-visit for ice cream enthusiasts and those wanting to savour the region’s flavours.
  6. Mossman Gorge: Explore Mossman Gorge, where crystal-clear waters flow through moss-covered rocks. Take a refreshing swim in the cool freshwater pools, embark on a guided Dreamtime walk to learn about the indigenous culture, and capture fantastic photos of this natural paradise.

Frequently Asked Questions about Billy Tea Safaris in Cape Tribulation

Q: Are the tours suitable for all ages?

A: Yes, Billy Tea Safaris offers tours suitable for all ages. Whether you’re travelling with children or older adults, options are available to cater to different interests and fitness levels.

Q: Are meals included in the tours?

A: Billy Tea Safaris provides delicious morning tea and lunch as part of their tours. Enjoy a tasty choice of snacks and a satisfying meal while immersing yourself in the beauty of Cape Tribulation.

Q: Are there restroom facilities available during the tours?

A: Yes, Billy Tea Safaris ensures that restroom facilities are available at various stops along the tour route.

Q: Can I customize the tour itinerary?

A: Billy Tea Safaris offers set itineraries to see the best of Cape Tribulation and the Daintree Rainforest. However, they also offer private tour options where you can discuss your preferences and customize the itinerary to some extent. Contact their team to inquire about private tour arrangements.

Q: What should I bring on the tour?

A: It is recommended to bring comfortable walking shoes, a hat, sunscreen, insect repellent, a reusable water bottle, and swimwear if you plan to take a dip in the freshwater pools. Additionally, don’t forget your camera to capture the incredible moments throughout the tour.

Q: Is transportation provided for the tour?

A: Yes, Billy Tea Safaris provides comfortable transportation in its modern fleet of vehicles. You can relax and enjoy the scenic drive as their knowledgeable guides share interesting regional insights.

Next, explore more Daintree Rainforest tours.


  • Cape Tribulation Beach
  • Bloomfield Track
  • Emmagen Creek
  • 1 hour Daintree River Cruise


Billy Tea Safaris itinerary

Cairns City: Dep 07:00 ; Ret 18:00

Nth Beaches: Dep 07:45 ; Ret 17:30

Port Douglas: Dep 08:20 ; Ret 16:30

Firstly, your friendly, licensed guide will meet you at your Accommodation to begin your full-day Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation 4WD Bloomfield Track tour from Cairns. Following introductions, we travel north along the Captain Cook Highway’s magnificent scenic coastal route while learning about the region’s history and taking in breathtaking views of the coastline and the Coral Sea’s azure waters.

Stop 1: Daintree Rainforest River Cruise & Morning Tea – our first stop is at the Majestic Daintree River for morning tea (tea, coffee & biscuits) before enjoying an informative guided River Cruise on the Daintree River. Relax and enjoy the splendour only the Daintree Rainforest can offer as you learn of Estuarine Crocodiles, mangrove forests and endemic wildlife, this is nature at its best!

Stop 2: Alexandra Range Lookout – we make our way up over the Alexandra Range and pause for a panoramic view of World Heritage, Wet Tropics, and Tropical Rainforest merging with the azure colours of the Coral Sea.

Stop 3: Guided Boardwalk Daintree Rainforest Tour – experience the rainforest intimately on one of our guided elevated National Park Boardwalks. Your experienced guide will take you on a wonderful journey through this ancient rainforest whilst giving you an interpretation of flora and fauna and you will have ample time for photographs and questions as we search for the elusive, rare and totally unique Southern Cassowary and other wildlife species within this particular habitat.

Stop 4: LUNCH – Enjoy lunch at a local cafe in the Daintree Rainforest region!


Stop 5: 4WD Bloomfield Track to Emmagen Creek Wildlife Spotting & Freshwater Swim – we will take you beyond the famous Daintree Tea Plantation, past spectacular mountains and through spectacular World Heritage Rainforest as we pass Cape Tribulation and continue along the 4WD Bloomfield Track through to pristine Emmagen Creek. Billy Tea Safaris is the only tour operator that goes to this secret Jewel in the Rainforest, and now it is time for a refreshing rainforest stream swim, in crystal clear fresh waters and without the crowds of people.

Stop 6: Cape Tribulation Beach – we then make our way to Cape Tribulation Beach after most of the crowds are gone, stroll along the beach and boardwalk to the photographers’ platform overlooking the mountains and coast where the ‘Rainforest meets the Reef.’

Stop 7: Daintree Ice-Cream Company – we stop an exotic homemade ice-cream at the Daintree Ice-cream Company on the way home. Signature ice-cream cup included.


Billy Tea Safaris inclusions

  • Pick up from your hotel/resort in Cairns City, Northern Beaches and Port Douglas
  • Environmental driver/Guide
  • Custom Built high clearance air-conditioned 4WD vehicles
  • Scenic coastal drive along the Captain Cook Highway
  • Morning tea and coffee
  • 1-hour Daintree River bird and crocodile-spotting cruise
  • Lunch at a local cafe
  • Travel along the famous Bloomfield Track to Emmagen Creek
  • Daintree Ice-Cream Company
  • Guided National Park elevated boardwalk tour
  • Spare time for a beach walk and rainforest walk to the lookout  at Cape Tribulation beach
  • Spectacular Alexandra Range lookout
  • Return to your hotel/resort

What to bring

What to bring for the Billy Tea Safari

  • Dry clothes and swimmers
  • Towel
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Cash
  • Credit card

How to get there

This Billy Tea Safari picks guests up from their accommodations.

Important Information

Itineraries are also subject to change, and modification, and some destinations may not be reached at the discretion of the Billy Tea Safaris guide on the day due to weather conditions, road conditions, possible road closures, and the safety of all passengers.



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