Tours & Attractions

Find The Best Tropical North Qld Experiences

We have teamed up with Experience Oz to bring you the best day tours, attractions, activities, river cruises and things to do in Palm Cove, Cairns and Tropical North Queensland. All with a best price guarantee and NO booking fees!

Great Barrier Reef

The Great Barrier Reef is the largest coral reef system in the world.

Measuring at 2300 km (1430-mile), it can even be seen from space! You can swim, snorkel, dive and sail this living masterpiece.

Talk to our onsite tour desk to book your visit, or click below to explore tour options.

The Daintree Rainforest

The Daintree is the oldest tropical rainforest in the world, being 135 million years old.

The Wet Tropics World Heritage-listed area of the Daintree Rainforest inspired the movie ‘Avatar’. It is home to the largest continuous area of rainforest in Australia and often described as the land that time forgot.

Home to one of the most complex rainforest ecosystems on Earth; with over 1000 plant species, 1/3 of Australia’s mammal species and half of Australia’s bird species!

When Sir David Attenborough calls something “the most extraordinary place on earth”, you know it has got to be seen to be believed.

Cape Tribulation

Discover Cape Tribulation, the only place on Earth where two World Heritage-listed areas meet side by side: the Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef.

Indulge your inner Attenborough within the beautiful Daintree Rainforest. View crocodiles, birds and wildlife you won’t see anywhere else.

Talk to our onsite tour desk to book your visit, or click below to explore tour options.

Mossman Gorge

Mossman Gorge is a very accessible and scenic section of the World Heritage-Listed Daintree National Park.

Home to the Mossman River and huge granite boulders that line the gorge, these naturally created cool and clear freshwater swimming holes are a popular spot for adventurers and families alike. View the Gorge on a Guided Dreamtime Walk or take yourself for a stroll along the boardwalk through the lower rainforest canopy.

Contact Drift today to book through our onsite tour desk!

Double Island

This famously beautiful destination is situated directly in front of Palm Cove’s beach.

The famously beautiful Double Island that’s situated directly in front of Palm Cove’s beach and is famously known for exclusive use by the Hollywood elite. You can day trip around the island in a kayak and see why stars like Brad Pitt, Keanu Reeves and Jennifer Aniston favourited this spot as their holiday destination.



Have you every wanted to visit a village inside a rainforest?

Kuranda is surrounded by World Heritage-listed rainforest and is home to the Kuranda Heritage Market and the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary (the largest butterfly aviary in the southern hemisphere!).

Or take a ride on the Kuranda Scenic Railway for an unforgettable adventure.

Contact Drift today to book through our onsite tour desk!

… and so much MORE!

Palm Cove and surrounds offers a huge range of other attractions fun for the whole family, all of which are available to book at Drift Resort. 

Talk to our friendly tour desk team and let us help you create the trip of a lifetime.

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