This morning you will be met by your driver-guide at your hotel in a purpose built, air-conditioned four-wheel drive (4WD) vehicle. Travel today begins north along the Captain Cook Highway, one of Australia’s most scenic coastal drives towards the World Heritage Listed Daintree National Park, crossing the mighty Daintree River by cable ferry.
You will Journey through this spectacular wet tropical rainforest, the oldest continuously growing rainforest in the world, renowned for its amazing diversity of plant and animal life.
Enjoy a delicious morning tea of homemade scones, jam & cream with tea or coffee at the stunning Heritage Lodge.
Your experienced guide will enlighten your journey with incredible stories and history as you continue on the 4WD only Bloomfield Track.
This will take you through some of the most incredible scenery in the country, crossing rivers and climbing mountain ranges.
Lunch is at the famous Lion’s Den Hotel (est. 1875), one of North Queenslands oldest running bush pubs.
Continuing to the unique geological oddity, which is Black Mountain, surrounded in mystery and spoken of in ancient Aboriginal legend.
Arriving in Cooktown you will have a 360 degree view from Grassy Hill of the Endeavour River, Cooktown and the Coral Sea.
Have your camera ready. Enjoy free time to explore historic Cooktown before departing Cooktown by the inland road, the Mulligan Highway.
Traveling through a diverse landscape of cattle stations and the Palmer River goldfields region which is the outback of Far North Queensland. Evening meal break (at your own expense) At the completion of your day you will be transferred to your accommodation in Port Douglas or Cairns.