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Cape Tribulation & Cooktown Rail Adventure


Endeavour River, Cooktown

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$1,409^

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Cape Tribulation & Cooktown Rail Adventure

Magical panoramas unfold outside your window as you glide north along Queensland's coastline. Explore the beaches and bays of the Whitsundays, see rare species that make their home in the Wet Tropics, watch the endless flow of cascading waterfalls, breathe in the serenity of picturesque valleys and visit a village where two spectacular World Heritage-listed sites meet.

Inclusions
  • One way twin sleeper from Brisbane to Cairns onboard The Sunlander
  • 3 nights stay in a resort room at Ibis Styles Cairns Colonial Club, Cairns
  • 3 day 4WD Cape Tribulation and Cooktown tour
  • 1 night stay in a ribbon room at Cape Tribulation Beach House
  • 1 night stay in a standard room at Seaview Motel, Cooktown
  • World Heritage listed Daintree National Park
  • Cruise on the Daintree River
  • Journey along the Bloomfield Track
  • Lunch at an Aussie bush pub
  • Visit Black Mountain
  • Rainbow serpent aboriginal rock art tour
  • Discover the outback of Far North Queensland
  • Selected meals included
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Highlights

The Sunlander rail journey
Cape Tribulation, Cooktown
Black Mountains
Mossman, Daintree River, Bloomfield Track, Emmagen Creek

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Itinerary

Day Destination
1 Brisbane to Cairns
Your adventure starts in Brisbane when you board The Sunlander for your journey to Cairns. Sit back and take in the passing scenery as the train travels north.
Overnight: Onboard The Sunlander.
2 Cairns
Upon arrival into Cairns you will be met and transferred to your hotel by Exemplar Coaches. This evening is at your leisure.
Stay: 2 nights at Ibis Styles Cairns Colonial Club, Cairns 
3 Cairns
Today is a free day to explore Cairns, take a reef trip or explore the city centre. (B)
4 Cairns to Cape Tribulation
This morning you will be collected from your accommodation and travel north along the scenic route to Mossman towards the Daintree River. Enjoy a one hour river cruise then ascend the Alexandra Range and pause for a panoramic view of World Heritage Tropical Rainforest. We head beyond Cape Tribulation along the 4WD Bloomfield Track to Emmagen Creek. The remainder of the day and evening is at your leisure. (B,L)
Stay: Overnight at Cape Tribulation Beach House
5 Cape Tribulation to Cooktown
This morning you will be collected from your accommodation where your journey will continue to Cooktown. The 4WD only Bloomfield Track allows you to travel through the heart of this World Heritage Listed area. Travel over rugged mountain ranges and river crossings. Visit the mysterious Black Mountains steeped in Aboriginal legend before arriving mid-afternoon in Cooktown. From Grassy Hill enjoy 360 degree panoramic views of Cooktown, the Endeavour River and the Coral Sea. Have your camera ready! (L)
Stay: Overnight Seaview Motel Cooktown
6 Cooktown to Cairns
Free Day to explore Cooktown or maybe take on the optional Aboriginal Rock Art Tour. This afternoon depart Cooktown via the inland road, The Mulligan Highway, travelling through a diverse landscape of cattle stations and the Palmer River Gold mine region.
Stay: Overnight at Ibis Styles Cairns Colonial Club, Cairns
7 Cairns
Today your journey comes to an end as you make your way back home (B).

Prices & Tour Dates


Valid for sale until 20 Nov 13, or sold out

Valid for travel each Sunday from Brisbane until 30 Nov 13

Fares are per person in Australian dollars based on twin share*. Please contact your NRMA Travel consultant for a full range of airfares and current availability.

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NRMA Seniors# $1,339* $141
NRMA Members $1,449* $153


  • Fares are based on travelling in low season. Surcharges apply for all other dates
  • $165 per person non-refundable deposit is due within 5 days of booking
  • Final payment is due 50 days prior to departure
  • For full terms and conditions please see below

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*Terms & Conditions

  • All fares are Australian dollars inclusive of GST  based on twin share, during low season, subject to change & availability
  • Valid for sale 20 Nov 13, or until sold out
  • Valid for travel each Sunday from Brisbane until 30 Nov 13
  • Seasonal surcharges apply for high season travel
  • Blockout dates may apply
  • Booking code: QRT/TRIBULATION
  • $165 per person non-refundable deposit is due within 5 days of booking
  • Final payment is due 50 days prior to departure
  • Credit card fees apply
  • Valid for NRMA Members
  • ^ Based on full brochure rate
  • # Seniors price applies to holders of State or Territory Government Seniors Card
  • Government fees and levies included
  • Airfares are not included
  • Prices are subject to availability and change without notice
  • Valid for new bookings only, not combinable with any other discount or offer
  • Cancellation fees apply
  • To be read in conjunction with suppliers terms and conditions, a copy of which can be obtained from your NRMA Travel Consultant
  • Image courtesy Tourism & Events Queensland 
  • Fares correct as at 4 Apr 13 and may fluctuate due to changes in charges, taxes, fuel surcharges and currency
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