Port Douglas & Hartley's | Full Day

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Duration | 8 Hours
Mobile Ticket OK

At 8.30am you pwill be picked-up from your Cairns accommodation. The drive up to Port Douglas hugs the coastline with beautiful scenery, rated often as in the top 10 coastal drives in Australia.

Spend the morning exploring Port Douglas village then experience the #1 Wildlife Park in North Queensland. This tour includes transfers from Cairns and entry into Hartleys Creek Crocodile Adventures Park.

Port Douglas is a spectacular one hour drive north of Cairns along one of the most scenic coastal roads in Australia. [Port Douglas Map]  Home to some of Tropical North Queensland's most exclusive resorts, award winning restaurants, beautiful galleries and boutique shopping.

At 11.30am you will be pick-up and transferd to Hartley's Creek Crocodile Adventure Park. You will have 4 hours to explore the Park and expereince the wildlife shows. 

Your day at a glance

  • 08:30   Pick Up from Cairns Hotels
  • 10:00   Arrives Port Douglas
  • 11:30   Departs Port Douglas
  • 12:00   Arrives Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
  • 16:30   Departs Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
  • 17:15   Back to Cairns City

Inclusions

  • Cairns hotel transfers 
  • Entry to Hartley’s Crocodile Adventure Park
  • 25 minute lagoon cruise

Hartleys Creek Adventures Location
Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures is located on the Captain Cook Highway between Cairns and Port Douglas at Wangetti. 

This spectacular route is now known as The Great Barrier Reef Drive and is surrounded by the UNESCO listed Wet Tropics World Heritage Area.  Hartley’s is 40 kms (40 minutes) north of Cairns, 15 minutes north of Palm Cove and 25 kms south of Port Douglas.

Special Family Rates
We offer special rates for families. Please check the booking form for up to date family pricing for your group.

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Hartley's Afternoon Event Times

1.00pm - Boat Cruise
Cruise the still waters of Hartley's Lagoon and experience the domain of the Saltwater Crocodile in its natural habitat. Great opportunity for bird watchers to spot Kingfishers, Egrets etc. which choose to live around the lagoons.
 
1.30pm - Crocodile Farm Tour
Gain and insight into the operation of our crocodile farm. Learn how farming contributes to the conservation of wild crocodiles in their natural habitat.
 
2.00pm - Snake Show
Discover the world's most venomous snakes and learn how to administer first aid for snake bite.
   
2.30pm - Boat Cruise
Cruise the still waters of Hartley's Lagoon and experience the domain of the Saltwater Crocodile in its natural habitat. Great opportunity for bird watchers to spot Kingfishers, Egrets etc. which choose to live around the lagoons.
 
3.00pm - Crocodile Attack Show
Watch professional, experienced keepers demonstrate the notorious death roll and head shake. See a huge crocodile hand-fed up close in our specially designed amphitheatre.
   
4.00pm - Boat Cruise  
Cruise the still waters of Hartley's Lagoon and experience the domain of the Saltwater Crocodile in its natural habitat. Great opportunity for bird watchers to spot Kingfishers, Egrets etc. which choose to live around the lagoons.
 
4.15pm - Cassowary Feeding
Learn about these magnificent endangered rainforest birds and watch them devour tropical fruit - whole!  Cassowaries and their forest home have evolved a complex and mutually beneficial relationship - critical for many other plants and animals.  Meet these amazing birds and learn about their origins and close relatives. 

Lilies Restaurant & Cafe

Whether you’re craving a coffee, fancying a focaccia or savouring a salad, we have a menu to suit everyone.  

Coffee and snacks are available from 8.30am to 4.30pm from Lilies Restaurant overlooking Hartley’s Lagoon. 

Hot and cold meals are available between 10.30am to 2.30pm.

 

Cairns Hotel Transfer Times
Full Day: 8:30am Pick-up - 5:15pm Drop-off
Morning: 8:30am Pick-up - 12:45pm Drop-off
Afternoon: 1:15pm Pick-up - 5:15pm Drop-off