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Brisbane to Cairns Experience - G Adventures
Brisbane to Cairns Experience - G Adventures
Johanna "After two months of independent travel in Australia and NZ which I loved but sometimes also found a bit tiring I booked this tour as my very first 'everything's pre-organised/ you don't have to worry about ANYTHING' deal and to be honest I was very sceptical first whether took the right decision. In retrospect it was the best decision made at this stage of my travels. I was accompanied by some ama..."
Starts
Brisbane
+4 Destinations
East Australia, South East Queensland, Queensland
Ends
Cairns
Age Range
18 to 39 year olds
Good
4 reviews
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Highlights

  • Experience a 4x4 tour of Fraser Island
  • Embark on a maxi yacht in Airlie Beach
  • Explore the Great Barrier Reef
  • Partake in authentic Aboriginal activities
Start in Brisbane and end in Cairns! With the in-depth cultural tour Brisbane to Cairns Experience, you have a 10 day tour package taking you from Brisbane to Cairns and through Brisbane, Australia and 5 other destinations in Australia. Brisbane to Cairns Experience includes accommodation in a hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.

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  • Brisbane to Cairns Experience reviewer 1
    Written on January 31, 2017
    4.0 - Good

    The itinerary was amazing. I had the most fantastic time with an excellent group of people. The accommodation was basic but very good and added to the adventure. The distance that we covered and the number of brilliant activities included was just fab. I loved all of it - even when we had a long travel day. The only negative was that our tour guide didn't know the tour. In fact he had never been to that part of the Country before. That was disappointing. I was hoping to have a local guide who knew the itinerary, what we should take with us each day, what time we would have to leave each morning, how long it would take to get us to the next place etc. Ron didn't know any of this information. All of the other people involved in the trip were very professional, informative and friendly which in some ways made up for the lack of knowledge that Ron had. I really liked Ron as a person and in some ways I felt sorry for him as I felt it was possible that he had been dropped into the tour at the last minute, but for the money we had spent and the assurance we had been given from g-adventures website and reputation, the fact that we were with a guide who didn't even know the basic itinerary wasn't good enough.
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  • Brisbane to Cairns Experience reviewer 2
    Written on December 29, 2016
    4.0 - Good

    The tour was great, so much variety each day. At first I was optimistic about going on an organised tour but I'd recommend it to anyone, our CEO took care of everyone and everything. It was great not having to organise or plan anything yourself. The sailing around the Whitsunday islands and sleeping out in swags were my highlights.
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  • D,
    Written on December 6, 2016
    4.5 - Excellent

    I had the best time of my life it was Brilliant made Freinds for life and memories. My tour guide made it all the better tho Jono great fun
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  • JK
    Written on January 28, 2016
    4.0 - Good

    After two months of independent travel in Australia and NZ which I loved but sometimes also found a bit tiring I booked this tour as my very first 'everything's pre-organised/ you don't have to worry about ANYTHING' deal and to be honest I was very sceptical first whether took the right decision. In retrospect it was the best decision made at this stage of my travels. I was accompanied by some amazing guide (SHOUT OUT TO QUEEN B) and met a very colorful bunch of people while traveling the fantastic East Coast. I loved it!
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Itinerary

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  • Introduction
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  • Day 1 Brisbane
  • Day 2 Brisbane/Fraser Island (1B, 1L)
  • Day 3 Fraser Island/Noosa River (1B, 1L, 1D)
  • Day 4 Noosa River/Rockhampton (1B, 1D)
  • Day 5 Rockhampton/Whitsunday Islands (1B, 1D)
  • Day 6 Whitsunday Islands (1B, 1L, 1D)
  • Day 7 Whitsunday Islands/Airlie Beach (1B)
  • Day 8 Airlie Beach/Cairns (1L)
  • Day 9 Cairns
  • Day 10 Cairns
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  • Meals

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  • Transport

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    • February 1, 2017

      I just sent out for an expedited passport and it should arrive within 2 weeks. Is there a way I can book a seat now, before I have my passport in hand?

      Yes, you may still book this tour as long as you are aware that we will not refund you for this tour if you are not able to take it due to not retrieving your new passport in time. If you are confident and happy to book, simply click the "book now" button next to the departure date you would like on the tour page.

    • December 1, 2016

      Does this include the plane tickets?

      TourRadar specializes in giving you the best tours from around the world, however the tours we offer do not include airfare and we do not book or advise on airfare. You will be responsible for booking your flights to meet with the group at the starting city. We do not recommend booking airfare before confirming your tour. A good website to search for great prices would be kayak.com and/or skyscanner.com.

    • June 17, 2016

      Is it possible to end Brisbane to Cairns Experience early after day 8?

      You can definitely leave the tour earlier, you will just need to let your tour leader know. This does not, however, make any change to the price of the tour.

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    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1535 for Brisbane to Cairns Experience, but the deposit of $250 is non-refundable. But, the deposit is fully transferable to future bookings with G Adventures.
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    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 1,456 km.
    • Brisbane (Australia)
    • 231 km
    • Fraser Island (Australia)
    • 615 km
    • Mackay (Australia)
    • 101 km
    • Whitsunday Islands (Australia)
    • 25 km
    • Airlie Beach (Australia)
    • 485 km
    • Cairns (Australia)

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