Northern Getaway Tours is a family owned company. They want to show you the hidden treasures of Far North Queensland. Their tours give a relaxed experience with a maximum group of 10 per tour in late model spacious buses.
Explore the rainforest along the coastal fringe with an abundance of waterfalls, gorges and rivers. Wildlife can be a part of the adventure or seen while on the move. Cassowaries, birds, crocodiles and snakes are plentiful in this area and may be seen from the comfort of the bus. Coconut palms dot the coastal roads which lead to out of the way places where thdy enjoy meals made from local produce.
They have set tours or they can cater for individuals or groups that want to see a particular location or region.
Entry fees, light refreshments and lunch are included in all tours so once paid there is no further need to put your hand in your wallet.
This full day tour travels through the high country south of Cairns where the sun will crest the mountains as they stop for a short break. As they leave, the vegetation turns to rainforest and open farm land on their way to an ancient volcano lake with crystal clear water. It's there you'll enjoy their Devonshire morning tea. They visit three waterfalls on the way to Paronella Park, followed by a trip down to the coast for lunch at Etty Bay, where cassowaries have been known to wander. After lunch we head back towards Cairns with a stop off at Babinda Boulders.
This Tour is all about wildlife and culture. They travel west from Cairns through the rainforest of the Macalister Range. They stop at Barron Falls then head to open savannah country with a stop at Emerald Creek Falls, where you'll enjoy their Devonshire morning tea. They then travel further west to Granite Gorge Nature park where you can wander along marked tracks amongst giant boulders and feed the local rock wallabies, while lunch is being prepared for you. After lunch they head to RanFore Station where you can experience local Aboriginal dancing and story telling.
The Northern Explorer first heads to Crystal Cascades, a wonderful secret of Cairns. They then travel north along the picturesque coastal road stopping for Devonshire morning tea at a secluded beach. On to the Daintree River to view wildlife in comfort aboard Bruce Belchers Daintree River Cruise, followed by lunch at beautiful Newell Beach. On the way back to Cairns they take in a little excitement at a crocodile attack show at Hartleys Crocodile Adventures.