Great Northern Tours is a privately owned, four wheel drive tour business who specialise in extended birdwatching tours, as well as scenic, cultural and private charter adventures.
Their base is located in Cooktown, Far North Queensland, with great access to the Cairns region, Atherton Tableland, Cooktown, Cape York Peninsula and the Gulf of Carpentaria.
Operating with a maximum of 'four passengers only' policy, thus ensuring that travelling with Great Northern Tours is both relaxing and memorable. If you are wishing to increase your Australian bird list, love photography, or simply wanting to enjoy a professionally guided tour into some of Far North Queensland's more remote wilderness areas, then please contact them so they can discuss a suitable tour option.
Cape York birding tour is an eight day, fully accommodated birdwatching adventure.
From the tropical rainforests of the east coast, to the vivid red landscapes of Weipa on the west coast of Cape York. Visiting some of Australia's most iconic birding destinations, including Iron Range (Kutini Payamu) and Lakefield (Rinyirru) National Parks.
Great Northern Tours personal guide, David Mead, will help you locate some very special bird species, including the endangered Golden-shouldered Parrot, Palm Cockatoo, Eclectus Parrot, Fawn-breasted Bowerbird, Yellow-billed Kingfisher, Northern Scrub-robin and the endemic White-streaked Honeyeater, to name a few.
You will travel in a very comfortable, air-conditioned four wheel drive, (four passengers only), from Cairns to Weipa, with all accommodation and meals supplied, including a return flight back to Cairns.
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