Eco-adventure guiding company based in magnificent Port Douglas.
Back Country Bliss Adventures offers both exclusive private travel experiences, and small group shared adventures, through the Daintree Rainforest.
Their unique adventures include the one-of-a-kind River Drift Snorkelling tour: Taking guests drifting down a crystal-clear rainforest river, searching for the elusive platypus, turtles or river fish below, while electric blue Butterflies flutter above.
Explore the hidden cloud forests of the Daintree National Park, on a challenging but rewarding full day hike to Devil’s Thumb. Enjoy sublime views across the Main Coast Range, the coast line and Coral Sea.
Their guides extensive knowledge and appreciation of the region, ensure guests leave with a lasting memories and desire to experience more of this great country!
Service TypesAdventure and Outdoors Tours Cruises, Sailing and Water Tours Cultural and Theme Tours Nature and wildlife Sightseeing Tours Walking and Biking Tours
ActivitiesBirdwatching Canoeing/Kayaking Four Wheel Driving Hiking Mountain Biking Snorkelling Swimming Walks
Disabled AssistanceCaters for hearing impairment Caters for limited mobility
MembershipQueensland Tourism Industry Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation
AccreditationCOVID Clean Practicing Business COVID Safe ECO Certified (Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia
From $240 to $265
Immerse yourself in a rainforest experience like no other!
Beginning the day at a secret location on the Mossman River for their one of a kind River Drift Snorkelling tour; searching for turtles, water dragons and the elusive platypus.
After a well earned lunch, enjoy a traditional Kuku Yalanji smoking ceremony at the Mossman Gorge; you’ll be cleansed of bad spirits and have traditional rainforest body paint applied.
Exploring the Daintree National Park at an easy pace, this interpretive 1.5 hour walk, will leave you with a deeper understanding of this breath-taking rainforest.
A Daintree adventure not to be missed!
Disabled AccessFamily Friendly
Experience the magic of the rainforest from above and below the water! Imagine entering a rainforest that is millions of years old – the crystal clear, healing waters cascading down the river giving life to the rainforest plants and animals.
Allow the gentle waters to guide you through the Rainforest on this unique half-day journey, floating effortlessly down the river, being an observer of the flourishing aquatic life, rainforest butterflies and water birds of the area. This is one of the most unique things you will ever do!
Expect to see up to a dozen different species of Fresh Water Tropical Fish, Saw Shelled Turtle, Rainforest birdsong and beautiful River plants.
All ages catered for, but please check current River conditions when booking.
Disabled AccessFamily Friendly
Located north of Mossman Gorge; in the World Heritage-listed Daintree National Park, this challenging 10 kilometre-return walk is steep, but offers guests a truly unique experience.
As you make your way up the trail, walk through a variety of terrain ranging from lowland rainforest to a coral fern-dotted clearing 1000 metres up. Scramble over boulders to reach the lookout of Devils Thumb; a large boulder overhanging the rainforest below. Enjoy sublime views across the Main Coast Range, the coast line and Coral Sea to the East.