Join Billy Tea Safaris on one of the many personalised tours available including World Heritage listed Daintree/Cape Tribulation, Chillagoe Caves and Outback and our Tablelands tour. You will retrace the footsteps of some of Australia’s earlier explorers and see wonderful diversity of scenery from ancient rainforest, Savannah plains, Giant Magnetic Termite Mounds, pristine beaches and reefs as well as the wetlands to view wallabies, emus and other wildlife. Birdlife is plentiful on the wetlands.
Billy Tea Safaris prides itself on informative tours and encourages questions, allowing for photographs and explains any enquiries clients have.
Billy Tea Safaris are also Advanced Eco Accredited and a Green Travel Leader.
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See crocodiles and birdlife on the 1 hour Daintree River Cruise includes morning tea.
Spectacular views where the world heritage rainforest meets the Great Barrier Reef – recently named the BEST drive in the world!
Spot rare animals like a Cassowary or a Boyd’s Dragon.
Walk through the Daintree Rainforest on an elevated boardwalk with their amazing guides and learn about Aboriginal culture and rare flora and fauna.
Hand feed wallabies at their exclusive rainforest lunch setting.
Enjoy an Aussie barbecue lunch. Drinks at passenger’s own expense.
Get up close to Eclectus Parrots, Pythons and other native wildlife at their lunch location, animal sanctuary in the rainforest.
Go for a freshwater swim in the rainforest at pristine Emmagen Creek.
Try a traditional Aussie ‘Billy Tea’ with damper.
Share an exotic local tropical fruit platter.
Spend time at the famous Cape Tribulation Beach – the only place in the world where two World Heritage listed areas meet.
Exotic tropical fruit ice cream at the Daintree Ice Cream Company.
Cable Ferry crossing across the mighty Daintree River.Family Friendly Non Smoking Public Toilet
Early morning pickup from 6.50am from your accommodation where you will be met by your friendly guide, and after introductions you will then make your way heading west over the McAlister Range and your first stop for morning tea at Skybury Coffee in Mareeba.
Travel the back blocks of this wetland area viewing wallabies, emus and other wildlife. Travel through historical towns to the limestone karsts around Chillagoe. You visit the National Parks cave and the remains of the once mighty copper smelters to ponder what it was like working there just before lunch at a 100 year old pub.
The fossilised remains of the ancient coral reefs with hidden limestone labyrinths give a portal to a lost World just like their own Great Barrier Reef. Heading back towards the east coast, stopping for a comfort stop and afternoon tropical fruit tasting together with feeding the wallabies. before returning to Cairns.Family Friendly Non Smoking Public Toilet
From $175 to $205
Experience the best of the Cairns Tablelands region with Billy Tea Safaris; exploring the high-country west of the city; sampling local produce and meeting local characters along the way.
From Cairns, we climb to 500 meters above sea-level and drive out of the rainforest and on to the multi-cultural village of Mareeba and award-winning Coffee Works for an introduction to Australia’s largest coffee-growing region. Enjoy unlimited coffee and chocolate tastings and explore the coffee museum.
Travel on the through banana plantations, sugar cane, and through the townships of Tolga and Atherton on route to Herberton Historic Village, voted on Trip Advisor as one of the top 10 museums in Australia! Explore at your leisure and watch a blacksmith live. Enjoy a selection of local exotic tropical fruit and local cheese platter.
We then visit the scenic lookout and then the iconic Millaa Millaa falls followed by lunch at the Smokehouse Café where you can try to spot a platypus!
View one of Australia’s oldest trees, The Curtain Fig Tree; standing at 500 years old.
You’ll also visit The Humpy Store to purchase local produce and Gallo Dairyland where you can taste and purchase local cheese and chocolates.Family Friendly Public Toilet