Cairns, Cape Tribulation
Down Under Cruise and Dive
Tour Operator
Culture, Great Barrier Reef, Nature
2 Days

With Down Under Cruise and Dive and The Adventure Company, you can discover both the reef and rainforest with a local company now celebrating its 30th year of operation.

Over 2 action-packed days, you get to experience the Great Barrier Reef with Down Under Cruise & Dive aboard EVOLUTION, then explore the wonders of Cape Tribulation and the famous Daintree National Park with a Full Day Starter PAK Tour.

Upgrade to a Deluxe PAK to include a Beautiful lunch at Cape Tribulation and/or Admission to the award-winning Wildlife Habitat in Port Douglas

Day 1: Reef tour departs from the Reef Fleet Terminal (Check in from 7.15am for an 8.00am departure/Returns at 4.30pm)

Day 2: Includes pick up & drop off from your accommodation.(Pick up time confirmed at time of booking)

When:  Departing daily

  TOUR OPERATORThe Adventure Company (Down Under Cruise and Dive)
DURATIONDay 1: 08:15 – 16:30

Day 2: Approx. 06:15 – 18:30

Day 1: Reef Tour with Down Under Cruise

Return Evolution cruise from Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal
5 Hours of Reef Time
Hot BBQ Lunch (hot meats, fish, prawns & fresh salads)
Reef Interpretation
Snorkelling equipment and flotation devices
Experienced, professional dive instructors
Snorkel brief at each site
Lycra suit hire
Equipment for divers provided, including wetsuit
Fruit platter, cheese and glass wine on return journey

Day 2: Daintree & Cape Tribulation

Daintree National Park and Mossman Gorge guided walk
Cape Tribulation Beach and foreshore walk
1 hour cruise on the Daintree River spotting crocodiles and wildlife
Pick up and drop off from accomodation

Deluxe PAK

Visit Wildlife Habitat and and feed kangaroos
Tropical Lunch of either Barramundi, steak or vegetarian option available

OPTIONSDay 1 – Down Under Tours
  • Return transfers from Cairns $17 per person
  • Return transfers from Northern Beaches $24 per person
  • 10 Minute Scenic Flight $194
  • Semi-Submersible Tour $20 per person
  • $20 environmental levy for reef tour is not included and must be paid on site.
  • Child price applies to 4-16 years.
  • Minimum age for diving is 12 years.
  • 110kg weight restrictions apply for helicopter rides.
  • Voucher
  • Sunscreen & Hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Water
  • Camera
  • Swim wear and towel
  • Change of clothes
SPECIAL NOTECancellation 72 hours prior to departure is subject to 100% cancellation fees.



DAY 1: Down Under Tours Reef Cruise


07:15-08:00 : Self Check in at Reef Fleet Terminal


08:15 : Depart for the Outer Reef

On the outward journey, certified and introductory dive briefings begin.

11:30 : Lunch

Hot BBQ lunch served in the air conditioned cabin

13:00 : Arrive at Second Reef Location

Snorkellers are once again briefed as to the best areas to snorkel.
Guided Snorkel Tour
Option for certified divers to do a second introductory dive.

15:00 : Depart the Reef for Cairns


16:30 : Arrive at Cairns

DAY 2: Daintree & Cape Tribulation


06:50 - 07:30 : Pick up from accommodation


08:30 - 9:15 : Port Douglas

Standard PAK : Enjoy free time in Port Douglas to soak up the village atmosphere along with a brief tour of 4 mile beach.

Deluxe PAK : Wildlife Habitat – Visit the award winning Wildlife Habitat where you will venture through purpose built native habitats of some of Australia’s rare, endangered and beautiful native animals.


10:00 - 11:00 : Mossman Gorge National Park

Enjoy a guided rainforest walk and see the crystal clear waters of the Mossman River cascade over spectacular boulder formations amongst the lush rainforest.
National Park entrance fee included in tour price.

12:30 - 13:15 : Lunch Time

Standard PAK : You can bring your own lunch, or purchase your lunch at the Cape Tribulation Beach House.

Deluxe PAK : Indulge in a set menu choice of local barramundi (fish), steak or a vegetarian option all served with a fresh garden salad & chips, daily baked bread finished off with a tropical fruit platter to share at your table.


13:15 - 13:45 Cape Tribulation Beach

Kick back and relax under the fringing rainforest of the Daintree where the “Rainforest meets the Reef”! Enjoy a walk or a swim (seasonal), at this beautiful historic beach location.

15:00 - 16:00 Daintree River Wildlife Cruise

Our journey continues to the majestic Daintree River for a 1 hour Wildlife and Crocodile exploration. This is a rare location to see wildlife at play in their native habitat.

Approx 18:30 : Return to Cairns

*Schedule is subject to change depending on the circumstances.

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