Cooktown 1 Day 4WD Adventure - Cairns
Travel by air-conditioned (4WD) vehicle as we travel north on one of Australia's most scenic coastal drives along the Daintree Coast, Tropical North Queensland. Traverse the Daintree National Park, crossing the mighty Daintree River by cable ferry. You will journey through this spectacular example of Mother Nature, which contains the highest number of plant and animal species that are rare, or threatened by extinction.
Your experienced guide will enlighten your journey with incredible stories and history as you continue on the 4WD only Bloomfield Track. Crossing rivers and climbing mountain ranges. We stop for lunch at the famous Lion's Den Hotel (est. 1875), one of North Queensland's oldest running bush pubs. Continue 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. Have your camera ready! Enjoy free time to explore historical Cooktown.
Return journey is by the inland road, the Mulligan Highway, traveling through a diverse landscape of cattle stations, the Palmer River goldfields region which is the outback of Far North Queensland. You will then arrive back to your accommodation in the late evening.