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Daintree River Wild Watch

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Daintree Village Jetty, Daintree, Queensland 4873, Australia
+61 447 734 933
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Welcome to the fabulous World Heritage tropical rainforest area of the Daintree. You can experience this beauty through the eyes and expertise of your guide, Ian "Sauce" Worcester. Ian has a real passion for this amazing natural wonderland called the Daintree River. On our Early morning or Sunset tours you will see the vast array of the unique wildlife in their natural habitat, or simply enjoy the beauty and serenity of the picturesque waters of the Daintree. Don't forget your camera!!!
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“early morning” (16 reviews)
“sunset cruise” (15 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Daintree Village Jetty, Daintree, Queensland 4873, Australia
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+61 447 734 933
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"early morning"
in 16 reviews
"great billed heron"
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"sunset cruise"
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"bird life"
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"bird watching"
in 10 reviews
"daintree river"
in 48 reviews
"papuan frogmouths"
in 9 reviews
"excellent birding"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful birds"
in 10 reviews
"huge variety of birds"
in 2 reviews
"african safari"
in 2 reviews
"real highlight of our trip"
in 2 reviews
"tree snake"
in 13 reviews
"identify birds"
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"whistling ducks"
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"two hours"
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"intimate knowledge"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The five of us went out on an early morning (6:45am) Daintree River cruise. The boat ride took about 2hrs and started right on sunrise. We saw lots of native birds, including some small kingfisher, swallows and a seahawk. After the sun came out, snakes...More

1  Thank Joerg F
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had such an amazing experience in the water with Sauce this morning. We got to see 3 Crocs, 2 Snake and plenty of different Bird species! I learnt so much on this amazing cruise! Thankyou Sauce for being such an amazing tour guide! Got to...More

1  Thank Beck D
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sauce did warn us that the birds were quiet at this time following the storms in the previous weeks. At least the rain stopped for our trip. He did however try very hard to find birds for us. Our highlight was the Papuan Frogmouth (we...More

1  Thank Neville H
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been onto the Daintree morning cruise twice with (Ian) Sauce Worcester. Sauce is a wonderful and extremely knowledgeable guide. This man lives and breathes the Daintree River. His ability to spot a small green tree snake and identify birds by sound is amazing....More

1  Thank Kerrie B
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Daintree is a most beautiful river and to see it early morning or late afternoon in the very experienced hands of "Sauce" and now Alex is something not to be missed if you are visiting the Daintree area. Early morning the river is like...More

1  Thank 2345Deni
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a lovely evening cruise. Amazing guide. Amazing view. We have learnt so much about birds and Daintree! We only had 24 hours at Daintree so we werent able to cross the river to see Cape Tribulation. Hence the River Cruise is very useful...More

1  Thank Karenchankc
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My elderly Dad and I loved our early morning boat trip on the Daintree River with Sauce. He's a knowledgable but humble guy who found lots for us to look at.. so much more than the beautiful birds! We saw a number of snakes in...More

1  Thank MandMontour
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We joined the sunset cruise with Alex hoping to get a bit more of a sense of what the Daintree was all about. His knowledge of the local flora and fauna was astounding and his passion was infectious. Our teenagers reluctantly left the cruise stating...More

2  Thank The Y
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide Alex was warm and friendly and knew the intricate routines of the wildlife on this magnificent river. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Lisastravels65
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I went on both the afternoon and morning cruises. Alex was very informative and had a good eye for spotting birds and crocodiles alike. I would highly recommend either of these cruises and will certainly look forward to returning one day.

1  Thank Erika S
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dwhites14
10 July 2018|
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Response from BushandBoat | Property representative |
The morning cruise starts at 6:45 and finished at approx 9am
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