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Premium Day Tour - Local Cuisine, Waterfalls and Adventure - The Best of the Tablelands Tour

Uncover the best of the Cairns Tablelands' local culinary scene as you eat and drink your way through the high-country west of the city, sampling produce with this small, premium, personalised tour. Visit the iconic Milla Milla falls, amazing look outs and more!

Highlights

  • Experience the local lifestyle, culture & people on the Cairns Tablelands
  • Sample locally crafted beer and wine from the Cairns Tablelands region
  • See over 50 original 1800's buildings at the Historic Village Herberton
  • Enjoy a cup of Billy Tea plus cheese tasting from Local Gallos range and tropical fruit tasting platter
  • Visit Millaa Millaa Falls & lookout and the 500 year old Curtain Fig Tree
  • Delicious coffee and chocolate tastings

Your tour begins with convenient, free pick up in Cairns or Port Douglas (Port Doulas pick up is an additional expense).

Settle into the comfortable, custom built 4WD vehicle and let your guide drive you out of the rainforest and on to the multi-cultural village of Mareeba, home to the award-winning Coffee Works for delightful coffee and chocolate tastings.

Travel on past coffee plantations, sugar cane, and through the townships of Tolga and Atherton on route to Historic Village Herberton, one of Australia’s most important open air museums.

Enjoy a selection of local tropical fruit and Gallos cheese platter with a cup of local tea and explore the 50 original out house buildings, including intact interior displays, original vehicles and machinery from the 19th century.

Continuing on we stop at the stunning Millaa Millaa Falls and lookout. We visit the spectacular waterfalls where you have the opportunity to cool off with a swim if you wish!

Enjoy a delicious lunch with an epic view at the Australian Platypus Centre and Smokehouse Café.

Take a walk into the forest to see one of Australia’s oldest trees, The Curtain Fig Tree, standing at 500 years old.

On your return home , stop at the local store “The Hump Store" for an opportunity to buy some local produce to take home with you.

Make the most of your time in Cairns! Learn about the history, culture, and environment of this fascinating region on this small-group tour!

Per person $205.00

What's included

  • Unlimited Coffee and Chocolate tasting for morning tea
  • Historic Village Herberton
  • Tropical fruit and local cheese tasting platter
  • Smokehouse platter featuring a selection of handcrafted smoke meats including crocodile and Barramundi
  • A main course lunch selection
  • Sample locally crafted beer and wines from the region

Duration

  • The duration of this experience is 1 days

Notes

  • Your driver will pickup from the Southside Accommodation 7.15am, Cairns CBD is 7.30am. Please note Northern Beaches 7.40am and Port Douglas 6.50am clients will be picked up by International Coaches (pickup time will be advised at time of booking) and transfered to the Tour at Canopys Edge bus stop approx 8.15am . Clients will be returned to Northern Beaches and Port Douglas after your day tour by International Coaches departing from Canopys Edge Bus Stop at approx 5.00 – 5.30pm. Please note all times are approximate. If you run late and not there for your pickup time allocated, you may miss your tour for the day and therefore will be charged 100% cancellation fee .Note there is an additional transfer charge from Port Douglas of $87.00pp to be paid on board the coach on day of travel.

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Susan Denton from Australia wrote on 08 November 2019

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Best of tablelands tour

Awesome

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Geoffrey from United Kingdom wrote on 06 November 2019

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Very enjoyable day out, in all aspects.

We thoroughly enjoyed our tour, Mathew the guide is very knowledgeable. The snacks and lunch provided were great too.

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