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8 Day Great Barrier Reef & Daintree Rainforest Experience with Flights

Cairns - Port Douglas - Palm Cove

Roundtrip domestic flights included
5-star accommodation in the spectacular Port Douglas & Palm Cove region
Discover the UNESCO World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef
Explore the UNESCO listed Daintree Rainforest & surrounds

2020 departure dates available

From $2,499 Typically $3,000 Include flight pp twin share

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Description


Enjoy 7 nights in Tropical North Queensland to relax, explore and rejuvinate. Take advantage of the complimentary experiences at Thala Beach Reserve including nature/wildlife walks, star gazing nights, Coconut Odyssey tour and specialist talks from local experts. Thala Beach Resereve was handpicked for National Geographic Unique Lodges of the World membership after successfully undergoing a rigorous vetting process. As arguably nature lovers’ most exclusive club, member lodges offer their guests encounters with uniquely stunning regions of the world – and the chance to intimately discover them.You will visit one of the seven wonders of the natural world, the Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy many experiences including snorkeling, scuba diving and glass bottom boat. Discover an underwater world filled with a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour and brilliance. Together with our experienced guides, cross the Daintree River and explore ancient pristine rainforests, Cape Tribulation walk at Miall Beach, or go crocodile and bird spotting on the Daintree River. Then enjoy 3 nights at the boutique Reef House Hotel MGallery by Sofitel located beach front in Palm Cove. 

Itinerary


Day 1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 4 Day 5 Day 6 Day 7 Day 8

Day 1

Fly to Cairns - Port Douglas

On arrival into Cairns Domestic airport, make your own way to your accommodation in Port Douglas. (Transfers can be arranged at an additional cost). 

Accommodation: Thala Beach Nature Reserve 

Meals included: None

Day 2

Port Douglas 

Enjoy today at your leisure. Take the resort shuttle service into town or take advantage of the onsite guided tours by specialist staff including: Nature Walks, Bird Watching, Coconut Odyssey, Stargazing talks and Indigenous cultural presentations. 

Accommodation: Thala Beach Nature Reserve 

Meals included: Breakfast 

Day 3

Port Douglas - Great Barrier Reef

Depart on your full day Great Barrier Reef tour. Enjoy the journey to the outer reef on a safe and comfortable vessel. Stop at numerous locations to explore the reef and the sea life. Snorkel and swim in one of our most iconic and loved Australian highlights. Lunch with be enjoyed on-board. *Environmental Management Charge/Admin charge of $6.50pp for the Great Barrier Reef cruise is payable direct. 

Accommodation: Thala Beach Nature Reserve 

Meals included: Breakfast & Lunch

Day 4

Port Douglas - Daintree Rainforest

Together with your experienced local guide, cross the Daintree River and explore ancient pristine rainforests, Cape Tribulation walk at Miall Beach, or go crocodile and bird spotting on the Daintree River. Enjoy an Australian BBQ lunch beside a secluded forest billabong.

Accommodation: Thala Beach Nature Reserve 

Meals included: Breakfast & Lunch

Day 5

Port Douglas to Palm Cove

Upon check-out, transfered to your beautiful boutique accommodation in Palm Cove. Enjoy the remainder of the day at your leisure.

Accommodation: Reef House MGallery by Sofitel

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 6

Palm Cove

Enjoy today at your leisure. 

Accommodation: Reef House MGallery by Sofitel

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 7

Palm Cove

Enjoy today at your leisure. 

Accommodation: Reef House MGallery by Sofitel

Meals included: Breakfast

Day 8

Palm Cove - Cairns Depart

Upon check-out make your own way to Cairns airport for your flight home.

Meals included: Breakfast

Inclusions & Exclusions


Inclusions

  • Return Domestic Economy flights from Melbourne & Sydney (Leaving from another city - Please contact us for a quote)
  • Domestic flights with Qantas Airlines, Virgin Australia Airlines (subject to availability)
  • 4 nights accommodation at 5-star Thala Beach Reserve in Port Douglas
  • 3 nights accommodation at 5-star Reef House Palm Cove MGallery by Sofitel
  • Breakfast Daily
  • Full-day scheduled Great Barrier Reef adventure
  • Full-day scheduled Daintree Rainforest Tour

 

5-star Accommodation

Thala Beach Nature Reserve - Eucalypt Bungalow

Reef House Hotel - MGallery by Sofitel - Brigadier King Studio  

 

Room Upgrades - Available at check-out

Thala Beach Nature Reserve - Coral Sea Bungalow $350 pp

Reef House Hotel - MGallery by Sofitel - Verandah King Room $100 pp

Exclusions

  • Travel Insurance (highly recommended)
  • Anything not listed on the itinerary
  • Meals and drinks not mentioned
  • *EMC/Admin charge of $6.50pp for the Great Barrier Reef cruise is payable direct
  • Shuttle services from Thala Beach to Port Douglas are $10.00 per person each way payable direct 
  • Airport transfers (can arrange at an additional cost - please contact for pricing) 

 

Child Policy

Please enquire with info@traveldream.com.au or 1300 350 263 if you would like to travel with a child or infant. 

 

Single Supplement

Travelling solo? Call us on 1300 350 263 or email at info@traveldream.com.au for a quote on the single supplement.

 

Roadtrip for Good

Communities affected by the Australian bushfires need our help. If you can do just one thing, go back to these towns. Plan a roadtrip. Arrive with wide smiles and open wallets. Buy a coffee or a loaf of bread. Stay for a day, a weekend or more.
 
Visit www.roadtripforgood.org.au to plan your next road trip.
 

 

 

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