World Heritage-listed rainforests surround Tropical North Queensland in all directions and can be easily accessed and experienced in many ways. Join one of the many tour operators that conduct day and overnight tours into the rainforest or self drive by car at your leisure.
Be enchanted by the beauty, life and tranquility of Earth’s oldest surviving tropical rainforests and enjoy a truly sustainable eco holiday experience in Tropical North Queensland. Over 79 percent of land in Tropical North Queensland is protected including areas in the Daintree and Cape Tribulation rainforests of the north, the tropical Atherton Tablelands to the west, and Mission Beach to the south.
Some of the most popular Port Douglas Rainforest Tours including visits to Cape Tribulation – “Where the Rainforest meets the Reef” and Daintree National Park with it’s famous crocodile spotting river cruises. Kuranda – “The Village in the Rainforest” has emerged as the arguably the regions most visited land based destination. Travel to Kuranda with the iconic Kuranda Scenic Train and learn of the rich history of the railway connecting the inland tablelands to the coast. Visit some of the many wildlife sanctuaries and get up close and personal with some of Australia’s most famous animals. Then take your time returning to Port Douglas aboard the multi award-winning Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Take a birds eye view of the Cairns Rainforest and the breathtaking views across Cairns’ Northern Beaches and out to Green Island and the Great Barrier Reef.
There are many tour operators who claim to offer the best visitor experience, however Standby Cairns only work with the most reputable of tour suppliers, and we guarantee our clients that we will only book you with operators who carry valid permits, licenses, and insurance.