Destination Daintree

Daintree Boatman Nature Tours

Daintree Boatman Nature Tours provides premium small group wildlife cruises, in a small open vessel, for an intimate exploration of the Daintree River.

Two hour cruises are provided at dawn and dusk whilst birds are at their most active and the river at it's most scenic. Crocodiles, snakes and sought-after rare birds are seen on most cruises with an average of 40 wildlife species observed per cruise. Cruises depart from the public boat ramp at Daintree Village.

Three hour private cruises are available for groups, families and individuals, with a special interest such as wildlife photography, or simply wish to cruise privately.

The 'Daintree Boatman' is a professional nature guide and has worked at some of the great locations around Australasia including Uluru, Kakadu and Fiordland. He has a passion for wildlife and has assisted with the conservation of rare birds.

Daintree Boatman Nature Tours is regularly awarded TripAdvisor's Certificate of Excellence each year.

TripAdvisor quote: 

"Doesn't matter what you're into - birds, crocs, nature; definitely book this tour!"

TripAdvisor quote:

"I would unhesitatingly recommend this cruise not only for heavy duty birders but also for people with an interest in nature and beautiful places"