Tropical Queensland In Style

  • Cairns
  • Daintree
  • Port Douglas
  • 7 nights from
  • £1,370 per person
  • Trip Code: SD-1085

Holiday Overview

Tropical Queensland in Style a Luxury Australian Fly Drive Holiday


This has got to be one of the most unique ways to enjoy the delights of Tropical Queensland In Style. Be it inland, or out to sea, your experiences will be maximised as you indulge yourself at every turn. Experience the Great Barrier Reef with a recognised Quicksilver excursion and travel to the highland region of the Atherton Tablelands to stay in the Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat, set within 230 acres of forest. Your experiences won’t end as you still have the pleasure of exploring the native forest at Thala Beach Nature Reserve.

Start Cairns End Cairns

7 nights / 8 days

States visited: Queensland


Great Barrier Reef on a Quicksilver Excursion.

Gaze in awe at the the views at the Atherton Tablelands in Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat.

Stargaze at Thala Beach Nature Reserve.

Consider more experiences on the Kuranda Railway and/or the Daintree Rainforest

Tropical Queensland In Style includes:

  • 2 Nights accommodation in Cairns
  • Quicksilver Outer Barrier Reef Cruise
  • 7 days car hire
  • 2 nights Tree House accommodation
  • 3 nights accommodation Thala Beach Nature Reserve

Day 1 - Arrive Cairns

Arrive in Cairns, check into your chosen hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure. 

Featured accommodation

Shangri La Hotel


Day 2 - Cairns

Enjoy a day of leisure acclimatising to tropical Queensland. Ask your consultant for information on some of the many day tours and attractions available.


Featured accommodation

Shangri La Hotel


Day 3 - Cairns - Atherton Tablelands

Collect your car and venture to the Atherton Tablelands, with its breathtaking waterfalls, scenic vistas, impressive lakes, lush rainforest and rugged outback - a visit to this region promises to be one of beauty and exploration. Your home for the next two nights is the Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat.

Featured accommodation

Rose Gums Wilderness Resort


Day 4 - Atherton Tablelands

Spend the day exploring the 230 acres of forest that comprises Rose Gums, wildlife experiences include ample birding opportunities and rare Platypus’s are often spotted. There are plenty of tracks and trails to follow through the forest, starting from a gentle 20 minutes. At the end of the day return to your treehouse and savour the views across the canopy.

Featured accommodation

Rose Gums Wilderness Resort


Day 5 - Atherton Tablelands - Port Douglas

Journey to the coast and Thala Beach Nature Reserve, just outside Port Douglas. Deluxe eco accommodation options are sensitively positioned amongst the resort’s 145-acre property. Complimentary experiences are provided for guests including nature/wildlife walks, star gazing nights, Coconut Odyssey tour and specialist talks from local experts.

Featured accommodation

Thala Beach Nature Reserve


Day 6 - Port Douglas

A full day at leisure to enjoy the beach and native forest at Thala Beach nature Reserve.

Featured accommodation

Thala Beach Nature Reserve


Day 7 - Port Douglas & the Great Barrier Reef

Enjoy a day cruise to the Great Barrier Reef.

Featured accommodation

Thala Beach Nature Reserve

Unmissable Experiences

Great Barrier Reef Cruise


Day 8 - Port Douglas - Cairns

Take the leisurely drive back to Cairns where this self-drive itinerary concludes.

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