Best Eco Tours in Cairns

Kuranda Rainforestation Nature Park
Kuranda Rainforestation Nature Park
         
Cairns
Varies
from 47 AUD
Explore Australia's World Heritage-listed tropical rainforest at the Rainforestation Nature Park in Kuranda. The park is set on 100 acres (40 hectares) of pristine rainforest within five minutes of Kuranda village, accessible from Cairns by road or by the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway or the Kuranda Scenic Railway. This eco-friendly Kuranda attraction offers three unique experiences: the Army Duck Rainforest Tour with Tropical Fruit Orchard, Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience, and the Koala and Wildlife Park.
Cairns Wildlife Tour of Mt Whitfield, Cairns Botanical Gardens and Cairns Wildlife Dome
Cairns Wildlife Tour of Mt Whitfield, Cairns Botanical Gardens and Cairns Wildlife Dome
         
Cairns
6 hours
from 70 AUD
Experience the great outdoors in Cairns on this active tour that includes a hike through the Cairns Botanical Gardens. Trek to the top of Mt Whitfield where you get spectacular views of the city and a delicious picnic lunch. Afterward, visit the Cairns ZOOm and Wildlife Dome to interact with native animals. If you're feeling adventurous, test your courage as you zipline across a crocodile-filled pond, among other optional activities. Your small group is limited to 12 people for a more personalized experience with …
Fitzroy Island Day Trip from Cairns
Fitzroy Island Day Trip from Cairns
         
Cairns
8.5 hours
from 76 AUD
Escape to Fitzroy Island, a tropical island on the Great Barrier Reef located only 45 minutes by high-speed ferry from Cairns. Spend your day doing as much or as little as you please; relax on the beach, swim and snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef, take a glass bottom boat tour, the choice is yours. You have the option to include only the round-trip ferry from Cairns, or to make the most of your day on Fitzroy Island, select the Activity Pass option which includes snorkeling gear, a glass-bottom boat tour, the use …
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures from Cairns
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures from Cairns
         
Cairns
5 hours
from 94 AUD
Take a half day tour at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures - the best place to see crocodiles in Tropical North Queensland. You will receive a unique eco experience on the lagoon cruise through the ecologically significant Melaleuca wetlands; the domain of the Estuarine (Saltwater) Crocodile. Explore the rest of the park with its abundance of wildlife including water birds, turtles, wallabies and cassowaries.
Atherton Tablelands Tour from Cairns
Atherton Tablelands Tour from Cairns
         
Cairns
12 hours
from 106 AUD
Adventure lovers can enjoy the natural beauty of the Atherton Tablelands on this active full-day tour from Cairns. This outdoorsy tour features easy walks to stunning waterfalls including Dinner Falls, Millaa Millaa Falls and Josephine Falls. You can also splash in the clear waters of Lake Eacham, admire the Mount Hypipamee crater and get a look at the Cathedral Fig Tree. Throughout the day, your guide gives you plenty of time to swim, take photos and explore each location at your own pace.
Paronella Park Mamu Skywalk Waterfalls Rainforest and Wildlife Day Night Tour
Paronella Park Mamu Skywalk Waterfalls Rainforest and Wildlife Day Night Tour
         
Cairns
8 hours
from 131 AUD
The ultimate Paronella Park tour - view in the daylight PLUS beautifully illuminated after dark. The tour includes entry to Mamu Tropical Skywalk's 37 meter rainforest viewing platform, an informative presentation and swim at the magnificent Josephine Falls; and Wildlife spotting - guaranteed to view wallabies. Full length tour is complete by choosing the Meal inclusive option with 5 mouth-watering dishes to choose from!
Kuranda Day Trip by Scenic Railway and Skyrail Including Army Duck Rainforest Tour
Kuranda Day Trip by Scenic Railway and Skyrail Including Army Duck Rainforest Tour
         
Cairns
10 hours
from 177 AUD
Join a full day tour to Kuranda, in World Heritage-listed rainforest. Experience the award-winning rainforestation Army Duck Rainforest Tour with an experienced tour guide. You'll travel to Kuranda by Kuranda Scenic Railway and return by Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.
Wooroonooran National Park Tour
Wooroonooran National Park Tour
         
Cairns
10 hours
from 200 AUD
Wooroonooran National Park is located half an hour drive south of Cairns city. It offers stunning pristine rainforest with fantastic World Heritage attractions including Australia's most spectacular canopy walk. This area of unsurpassed beauty contains the 2 highest mountains in Queensland, numerous rivers, waterfalls, swimming holes and some of the World's lushest and most ancient rainforests. In addition to the educational rainforest experience, the tour also includes fun activities you may never have experience…
Atherton Tablelands Rainforest Wildlife Tour by Night
Atherton Tablelands Rainforest Wildlife Tour by Night
         
Cairns
8.5 hours
from 201 AUD
See Australia's unique animals and birds in their natural environment on a rainforest wildlife-spotting tour in the Atherton Tablelands.
Aboriginal Dreamtime Walk, Daintree River Crocodile Cruise and Fruit Farm Day Trip
Aboriginal Dreamtime Walk, Daintree River Crocodile Cruise and Fruit Farm Day Trip
         
Cairns
10 hours
from 205 AUD
You've done the reef now spend a leisurely day exploring the rainforest on a Daintree day trip from Cairns, Palm Cove or Port Douglas. You'll start your day with a gentle rainforest walk around Mossman Gorge led by a local Aboriginal guide. Enjoy lunch at secluded Silky Oaks Lodge before continuing your Daintree day trip with a croc-spotting cruise on the river. You'll also get to try some locally grown tropical fruit at an exotic fruit orchard and take a short tour of stunning Port Douglas.
Daintree and Cape Tribulation Tour from Cairns
Daintree and Cape Tribulation Tour from Cairns
         
Cairns
12 hours
from 205 AUD
Travel in air-conditioned comfort in your luxury purpose-built vehicle to Cape Tribulation; through some of the oldest rainforest in the world. Enjoy an included cruise on the Daintree River, delicious tropical lunch set amongst the rainforest, and a walk on famous Cape Tribulation Beach. Listen to commentary by your guide on a tour of the Mossman Gorge Centre and enjoy afternoon tea before returning home.
Mareeba and Chillagoe Outback Tour from Cairns
Mareeba and Chillagoe Outback Tour from Cairns
         
Cairns
12 hours
from 233 AUD
Experience the wonder of wild Australia and meet the ghosts of speculators past in an old mining town.
Daintree Rainforest Zipline and Wildlife Habitat Day Trip
Daintree Rainforest Zipline and Wildlife Habitat Day Trip
         
Cairns
8 hours
from 241 AUD
Zipline through the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest and get up close to native Australian wildlife on a fun-filled day trip from Cairns, Palm Cove or Port Douglas. After hotel pickup, visit the Port Douglas Wildlife Habitat and see Australian wildlife, such as the endangered cassowary, and enjoy a picnic lunch in Daintree National Park. Then, spend the afternoon soaring over the treetops on a zipline adventure, where you'll take in views of the rainforest below and out to the Great Barrier Reef.
Queensland Rainforests and Waterfalls Adventure
Queensland Rainforests and Waterfalls Adventure
         
Cairns
3 days
from 467 AUD
Create your own Dreamtime experience over four packed days of remote natural and spiritual adventure. Head out from scenic seaside Cairns toward the tropical Daintree Rainforest without missing a fun-filled beat ziplining, swimming in waterfalls at the Atherton Tablelands, and climbing (the unfortunately and inaccurately named) Mount Sorrow. Also, take an unforgettable interpretive walk at the otherworldly Mossman Gorge, to learn more about aboriginal history, culture, and contemporary life straight from the peopl…