Explore the tropical state of Queensland
in ultimate comfort, combining stays
in luxury lodges at Crystalbrook and
Mossman with a 4-night private yacht
charter around the islands of the Great
Barrier Reef. Hike in the rugged outback
country of Crystalbrook Station, walk,
hike or bike through the ancient Daintree
rainforest, and visit remote beaches,
coral reefs and lagoons.
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From Cairns take a 40-minute private charter flight into Queensland’s outback. Stay 3 nights at Crystalbrook Lodge, located 180km west of Cairns in the 34,000-hectare Crystalbrook Station. (N)
Spend 2 days at this remote outback lodge. Take boat trips on Crystalbrook lake in search of freshwater crocodiles, fish and a variety of birds. (B, L, D)
Transfer by 4x4 across the Atherton Tablelands and down to the Daintree rainforest. Stay 2 nights at the Silky Oaks Lodge overlooking the Mossman river. The following day is at leisure or join optional excursions such as rainforest walks, kayaking or mountain biking. (B)
Transfer by limousine to Port Douglas, and board the MV Bahama, a luxury yacht, for 4 nights. This is the most luxurious way of exploring the Great Barrier Reef, travelling in style to the inner and outer ribbon reefs, continental islands, sand cays and serene lagoons. Snorkel with sea turtles, visit deserted beaches at Snapper Island and explore the stunning coral reefs. The friendly crew is on hand to ensure your experience is unforgettable whether you are fishing, island hopping, snorkelling or relaxing out on deck. Destinations, menus and activities will be tailored to your requirements taking into account weather, tidal conditions and seasonality. (B, L, D)
Arrive back at Port Douglas where you will be met and transferred by limousine to Cairns airport to fly home or continue your holiday in Australia. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
Starting price is based on six people travelling together staying in three standard rooms / cabins.
Internal flights are included but international flights are not included in the guide price.
Featuring some of the most luxurious
accommodation throughout the tour. Prices are
based on the standard category, unless indicated
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call 020 3930 5042 or email Info@CoxandKings.co.uk.
With a remote outback location approximately 180km from Cairns, Crystalbrook Lodge is the perfect retreat for those looking to relax in the silence of nature. The lodge is set within 340 sq km of rugged landscape and overlooks Crystalbrook lake, surrounded by an abundance of wildlife such as birds, freshwater crocodiles and fish. Rates are inclusive of meals and activities.
Features: 5 suites, outdoor dining, outdoor pool, Wi-Fi.
Room amenities: Private courtyard, kingsize bed,...
The MV Bahama is a 90-foot luxury motor yacht offering sophisticated cruising in the Great Barrier Reef. Built by Lloyds Ship in Brisbane in 1981, the vessel has three decks in total with three en suite cabins, an alfresco dining area and bar. Forward of the main saloon is the chef's galley, control centre, captain's bridge and crew areas, with a casual sun lounging area on the foredeck accessed via wide port and starboard decks. Below deck are three stylishly appointed en suite guest...
Silky Oaks Lodge is situated in the world heritage-listed Daintree rainforest, on the northern bank of the Mossman river. Surrounded by lush rainforest, just downstream from Mossman gorge and 20 minutes' drive from Port Douglas, the property is a perfect way to experience the tropical rainforest in style. The property has 36 treehouses, riverhouses and suites. Treehouses are set beside the rainforest and surrounded by natural gardens, each with a large bathroom and spa bath, and a private veranda with a hammock. Riverhouses are in riverfront locations, with rainforest views and a spa bath. Facilities include a restaurant, bar, spa and car parking. Stays include breakfast daily, selected guided nature walks, a complimentary transfer service once a day to / from Port Douglas, tennis, bicycles, canoeing and snorkelling in the Mossman river.
Features: 36 treehouses, riverhouses & suites...
Regional air connections are available from within the UK. Please contact your travel consultant for current prices from your nearest city.
We can also arrange flights from overseas, simply give us a call to find out more.
If you choose to take the tour without flights arranged through Cox & Kings, please contact one of our travel consultants prior to booking the flights to ensure that you are aware of the tour timings and all the implications of not booking through us. We strongly advise you not to book flights independently of Cox & Kings if significant charges would apply in case of cancellation.
Flight details may be subject to change prior to departure.
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