Activities

This beautiful world Heritage listed Daintree Rainforest offers a wealth of activities. The activities include walking trails, the Great Barrier Reef, native rainforest boardwalks and beaches to explore. Why not take a picnic lunch and explore nearby Coopers Creek or one of the many other amazing areas near Daintree Cascades. Ask your hosts, James and Ali to let you know what’s about when you are staying as some areas are seasonal in nature. Local experience is always the best way to travel.

It is recommended to have your own transport so you can enjoy the nearby activities. Bring your own food for your stay or venture out to one of the nearby restaurants.

Are you looking for tours in the Daintree? 

Visit Daintree Rainforest Tours

Contact: James and Alison Kerr
Mobile: 0437 059 908
Email: email/james)(daintreecascades.com.au

Activities in the Daintree Rainforest National Park area

A few ideas of things to do in the Daintree Rainforest National Park area:

  • Zipline through the canopy of the Daintree Rainforest (Jungle Surfing)
  • Crocodile Cruises (Cape Tribulation Wilderness Cruises operates on the nearby Cooper Creek)
  • Fruit tasting (Cape Tribulation Exotic Fruit Farm)
  • Guided Rainforest Walks (Cooper Creek Wilderness operates day and night walks)
  • Daintree Discovery Centre
  • Horse Riding (Cape Tribulation Horse Rides)
  • Snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef (Ocean Safari)

Activities in nearby areas

Mossman is a picturesque township only a short 15 minute drive from Port Douglas. Some activities in the area include a visit to Shannonvale the tropical fruit winery, The Australian Muster Experience is a must do and the top of list is The Mossman Gorge where you can go for a swim in the crystal clear water or even take a guided tour with the indigenous people of the area called Kuku Yalanji Dreamtime.

The Atherton Tablelands is an incredible area to visit, a 3 hour scenic from the Daintree Rainforest. The area offers activities including coffee plantations, wineries, hot air balloon rides, the Kuranda Skyrail and much more.