CAPE YORK 4WD EXPERIENCE
North Queensland | 3 September 2022 | 10 Days

Cape York is an untamed frontier region dotted with rugged national parks, pristine waterways and secluded beaches. The Cape York Peninsula is a large remote peninsula located in Far North Queensland. It is the largest unspoiled wilderness in northern Australia where the land is mostly flat and about half of the area is used for grazing cattle. You can also discover the incredible Aboriginal and early European history.

Included Highlights

  • Special welcome dinner in Cairns

  • Entry to the Torres Strait Heritage Museum on Horn Island

  • Guided tour of Thursday Island to see the picturesque Harbour, once home to the romantic pearl lugger fleet

  • Travel to Cape York to stand on the most northerly point of mainland Australia

  • Visit Somerset*, once home of the legendary Jardine family

  • Enjoy lunch overlooking Albany Passage at Anchorage Beach

  • Take a walk on the shores of Seisia

  • Travel to Fruit Bat Falls for lunch and maybe enjoy a swim

  • Venture down part of the Old Telegraph Track

  • Experience a 'true blue' Aussie cattle station at Bramwell Station

  • Visit Weipa, located on the shores of the Gulf of Carpentaria

  • Take a tour in Weipa with your choice of a Wildlife Eco River Cruise or a Weipa Mine Tour

  • Visit the historic frontier gold town of Coen

  • Stay overnight at the Old Musgrave Telegraph Station

  • Explore Lakefield National Park* and spot the local wildlife

  • See the Aboriginal Rock Art at Split Rock

  • Visit Captain Cook's Landing in Cooktown

  • Traverse the jungle shrouded Bloomfield Track* where the rainforest meets the reef at Cape Tribulation

  • Take in a scenic drive along the Marlin Coast upon return to Cairns

  • Enjoy a special farewell dinner in Cairns

Included Services

  • Economy Class flight from Mackay to Cairns

  • Return private transfers to and from hotel in Cairns

  • One way flight from Cairns to Horn Island

  • Ferry services from Horn Island to Thursday Island and from Thursday Island to Cape York

  • Twin share accommodation at ideally located quality properties

  • Transport on board a 4WD purpose built air-conditioned coach

  • Rail service in a Premium Economy Seat from Cairns to Mackay on board the Spirit of Queensland

  • Services of an experienced Helloworld Travel Tour Host

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Holiday Pricing

Twin Share

Solo Traveller

Depart Mackay 

Depart Townsville

$6,395

$8,090

$6,295

$7,990

Depart Brisbane

$6,495

$8,190

Your Tour Host

Ben has extensive travel experience having visited many parts of Australia and some 35 countries abroad. Apart from being a part owner of Helloworld Mackay & Mt Pleasant, Ben is an accredited professional photographer and loves capturing photos of the amazing landscapes and the interesting people he meets while travelling.

"I invite you to join me on this exciting journey to the most northern point of the Australian continent! This is a bucket list holiday for many people, including myself, and I cannot wait to experience this fantastic itinerary with you!"

 

Ben Dolphin

Owner, Helloworld Travel Mackay, Mt Pleasant & Willows Townsville

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Included Meals

  • 9 Breakfasts (B) | 7 Lunches (L) | 9 Dinners (D)

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