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Active Tropics Explorer - Day Tours

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19 Barry St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4031 3460
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CAPE TRIBULATION Cape Tribulation, is famous as the place where the rainforest meets the reef, a wilderness area like no other. This pristine region is a wilderness dream of lush tropical rainforests, tropical white beaches, sleepy rivers and breathtaking natural beauty preserved by World Heritage listing for future generations. A haven for those wishing to pursue an alternative lifestyle, the freedom, untouched beauty and relaxing style of this region attracts nature lovers and backpackers seeking the perfect holiday escape. World Heritage reef and rainforest come together along this section of the northern coast - nowhere else are these two natural wonders side by aside and so accessible to travelers "Explorer this truly Magical Place" Active Tropics Explorer have been operating to Cape Tribulation since May 2000, and over the years have provided many highlights for travelers who have visited to our region.
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  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“cape trib” (40 reviews)
“mossman gorge” (75 reviews)
“our tour guide” (42 reviews)
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19 Barry St, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
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+61 7 4031 3460
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"cape trib"
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"mossman gorge"
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"our tour guide"
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"port douglas"
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"beach house"
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"day trip"
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"crocodile cruise"
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"oldest rainforest in the world"
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"overnight tour"
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"enjoys his job"
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"amazing guide"
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"rainforest walk"
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"overnight stay"
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"aboriginal culture"
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"plants and animals"
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"his passion"
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"highly recommend this tour"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Pur guide Thomas was awesome and kept the trip fun and informative ! Really fun guy with a great knowledge of the area ! The daintree and cape tribulation are just incredible and we saw crocs too! Unfortunately (or fortunately!) We didn't bump into any...More

2  Thank Manya R
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The tour was a great way to spend the day, but I wish they had given us a timeline before we signed up. Be advised that it is a 12-hour tour and will quite literally take up your entire day, and I would have liked...More

1  Thank emma67450
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did this day trip on June 14, 2018 with my husband and two girls - ages 18 and 13. We were picked up at our Cairns hotel at 7:00 am. I was surprised to hear how long the day trip was going to be...More

1  Thank macshel000
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had an amazing experience with JJ travelling on the two day tour of Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation. This involved staying overnight in the rainforest - an absolute must as you can see so much more of it during ‘free time’ in the afternoon of...More

3  Thank Charley H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went up to Cape Trib yesterday, was amazing! I enjoyed every second of it! I had Chris as my tour guide, he was full of facts and information. He made the trip fun! This is a must do if you are up in Cairns 😍

2  Thank krystaljones123
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did the Waterfall Wanderers Tour and the Cape Tribulation Overnight Tour with Active Tropics Explorer and had absolutely awesome experiences. Guides were JJ and Chris and both were so funny and told us many cool things to know about the Tablelands and the Rainforest....More

2  Thank Dario S
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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

I went on the all day Daintree rainforest tour onJune 9, 2018. The two guides were friendly and informative. I learned a lot and had a blast. Was great to see the aboriginal smoking ceremony, rainforest, mangroves, gorge, beaches, crocs and wildlife.

1  Thank Tiffany C
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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Myself and 2 friends went on the Cape Tribulation and Daintree Rainforest day tour with Active Tropics and had the best day! Our pick up was on schedule and our guide Jim was enthusiastic from the get-go. He kept us entertained with jokes all day...More

1  Thank Aileen126
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

We got picked up and dropped off at our hostel which was handy as we were about 25 minutes walk from the city centre. The tour guide (Ely) was very enthusiastic and knowledgeable and made the bus journey fun (we spent about half the time...More

3  Thank EmmaClaireB
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

After spotting crocs and cassowary chicks during the trip, I foolishly left met cap in the bus. Shout out to these kind people who went out of their way to bring it to my hostel in the evening, as I had an early morning flight...More

1  Thank Unzath
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