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Queensland Reef & Rainforest Adventure

9 Days  |  Departing Wednesday 31st October 2018 and returning Thursday 8th November 2018

Prices & Options

Choose your Room:

$1,060.00 deposit payable

Progress Payment: $ by
Final Payment: $3,179.00 by 12 Aug 2018
Pay by direct deposit, credit card or cheque.

Come and explore the natural beauty of Tropical North Queensland!

Highlights

Full Day Kuranda Railway & Skyrail Tour
Visit to Kuranda Village for Shopping
4 Day Cruise onboard Coral Expeditions I (maximum pax 42)
Exploring the Beautiful Great Barrier Reef
Snorkelling, Glass Bottom Boat Rides
Bushwalking and Exploring Deserted Islands
Informative Marine Biology Presentations
Full Day Cape Tribulation and Daintree Rainforest Tour
Ready Made Friends for Company!


 

Inclusions

Fully Escorted by a Sisterhood Womens Travel Hostess who is on hand to assist with making your holiday a memorable one
Return Airfares ex Melbourne flying with Virgin Australia inc taxes and luggage
Transportation Throughout
Breakfasts Daily
4 Day Coral Expedition I Cruise
All Meals whilst onboard Coral Expeditions II including morning and afternoon tea
Introductory SCUBA Skills lessons for first time divers
Snorkelling equipement and Guided Snorkelling Tours
All port and national park entrance fees and taxes
4 Star Accommodation in Cairns and Port Douglas
All Sightseeing as detailed in itinerary
Willing to Share Option

 

Notice

A Government Environmental Charge of AUD$19.50 per person is not included in pricing and is payable upon embarkation.

Itinerary

Day 1 - Wednesday 31 October 2018

Melbourne - Cairns

Meet your Sisterhood Tour Hostess and fellow travellers at the Melbourne Airport for our flight to Cairns.  Upon arrival we'll be transferred to our accommodation for an afternoon at leisure.  We'll regroup for dinner along the vibrant Cairns Esplanade with views of the ocean to delight!

Overnight - Double Tree Hilton (or similar)

Day 2 - Thursday 1 November 2018

Kuranda Train & Skyrail (B)

Today after breakfast we'll enjoy a full day Kuranda Train and Skyrail Rainforest Tour.  The Kuranda train is a step back into the days of our pioneers and although just 36km long our train ride will last about 1.45hours including a 15 minute stop at Barron Gorge Lookout.  We'll enjoy some leisure time at the Kuranda Rainforest Village to wander the many stalls and shops and enjoy lunch (own cost).  Then we'll ride the famous Skyrail through World Heritage Listed Rainforest Canopies.  It will be a great day of exploring.  Dinner at leisure tonight with plenty of restaurants to choose from along the Cairns foreshore.  

Overnight - Double Tree Hilton (or similar)

Day 3 - Friday 2 November 2018

Coral Endeavour I Cruise (B,L,D)

Today we'll transfer to the Cairns Cruise Terminal to embark on our 3 Night Great Barrier, Reef, Rainforest and Beach cruise onboard Coral Expeditions I.  Just 35 metres in length this is the ideal small ship for discovering the World Heritage-Listed Great Barrier Reef and small enough to allow snorkelling directly from the ship.  The ship has a large sun deck with sun lounges perfect for relaxing and sunbaking, a glass bottom boat, kayaks, scuba diving facilities and snorkelling equipment.  With all meals, included in our cruise, a Captain's welcome and farewell drink this is a fabulous way to explore the beautiful region of the Great Barrier Reef.  

After enjoying a scenic view of Port Douglas Village, we'll arrive at tour first mooring site where we'll have the opportunity to enjoy snorkelling over magnificent coral gardens.  (Scuba Diving is also possible).  For those who don't want to get wet you can take a glass bottom boat tour.  With sunset drinks on our own deserted island before enjoy a Captain's Welcome Seafood Buffet.  A great way to spend the day!

Day 4 - Saturday 3 November 2018

Coral Endeavour I Cruise (B,L,D)

Today we'll cruise the scenic Hinchinbrook Channel with possible sightings of crocodiles, dolphins, whales, turtles and dugongs.  There will be an interpretive commentary and mangrove tour.  We'll discover a tropical island with a guided bushwalk and a gourmet Aussie Barbeque with the opportunity to snorkel and dive over the island's firnging reef showcasing a giant clam garden.  You can also kayak or take the glass bottom boat.  Plenty of relaxing on a beautiful sandy beach.  

Day 5 - Sunday 4 November 2018

Coral Endeavour I Cruise (B,L,D)

Today we'll enjoy a rainforest walk on tropical Dunk Island with naturalist guides.  Look out for the iconic striking electric blue Ulysses butterfly.  In the afternoon we'll discover colour Nathan Reef with the opportunity to swim, snorkel, scuba or glass bottom boat.  Onboard there's an interactive marine biology presentation at the onboard display tank.  A farewell Captain's dinner tonight to enjoy.

Day 6 - Monday 5 November 2018

Disembark - Port Douglas (B)

This morning we'll visit beautiful Fitzroy Island with the opportunity for a bushwalk or hike.  More snokelling can be enjoyed or beachcombing onthe white sands of Nudey Beach.  Our cruise concludes at 1.30pm where upon disembarking at the Cairns Cruise Terminal, we'll be transferred to Port Douglas for our 3 Night Stay.

Dinner at leisure tonight.

Overnight QT Port Douglas (or similar)

Day 7 - Tuesday 6 November 2018

Port Douglas (B)

Today is a free day to explore Port Douglas.  Soak up the sun along Four Mile Beach or stroll down Macrossan exploring the village shops and galleries.  Take a swim at the hotel pool, just relax your cares away in Paradise!  Tonight we'll regoup and meet for dinner at a local restaurant.

Overnight QT Port Douglas (or similar)

Day 8 - Wednesday 7 November 2018

Full Day Cape Tribulation and Daintree Forest (B,L)

Today we'll experience the magnificent and untouched UNESCO World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest, the oldest living rainforest in the world.  We'll have the opportunity to spot crocodiles in the wild on a river cruise, sample locally made tropical fruit ice-creams and if we're lucky we may spot a cassowary.  We'll enjoy a guided rainforest walk along the Marrdja or Jindalba walkways and marvel at this amazing eco system.  Returning back to Port Douglas we'll enjoy a farewell dinner at a local restaurant to celebrate great times spent with good friends.

Overnight QT Port Douglas (or similar)

Day 9 - Thursday 8 November 2018

Port Douglas - Cairns - Melbourne (B)

After breakfast we'll check out and transfer down to Cairns Airport for our flight back to Melbourne arriving around 4.30pm.  We thank you for travelling with Sisterhood Womens Travel and look forward to welcoming you back.

Prices & Options

9 Day Queensland Reef & Rainforest Adventure

Choose your Room:

$1,060.00 deposit payable

Pay by direct deposit, credit card or cheque.

For questions & Bookings 1300 885 255