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Daintree River Wild Watch

#5 of 8 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Daintree Features Animals
Daintree Village Jetty, Daintree, Queensland 4873, Australia
+61 447 734 933
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We enjoyed the sunset cruise with Ian on the Daintree river! He is very knowledgeable. We saw a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wilkoza
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Canberra, Australia
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A relaxing cruise on the daintree river, with all the knowledge that you can wish from "Sauce" that... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Stephanie G
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Melbourne, Australia
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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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Daintree Village Jetty, Daintree, Queensland 4873, Australia
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+61 447 734 933
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the sunset cruise with Ian on the Daintree river! He is very knowledgeable. We saw a range of flora and animals including crocodiles, snakes, and many birds.

1  Thank wilkoza
Reviewed 1 week ago

A relaxing cruise on the daintree river, with all the knowledge that you can wish from "Sauce" that knows everything about the wild life of the river ;-) amazing bird sighting, crocs and snakes as well as amazing landscape of the mangrove.

1  Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a first trip in the morning and we saw so many things: crocodiles, birds, snakes. Ian (aka Sauce) is a legend, best sense of humour, he looks after his passenger and share his love for the wildlife. He was a excited as us...More

1  Thank Australonico
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just recently we did both sunrise and a sunset cruises on the Daintree. Ian (Sauce), is well informed on all aspects of the Daintree. Although a lot depends on "Mother Nature" we were not disappointed with the bird life especially in the morning. Each cruise...More

1  Thank Breta C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks Sauce for a magic tour of the Upper Daintree River.Your company was great and your obvious knowledge of the birds, crocodiles and plant life was fabulous.It is easy to see you love the river and its environment. Thank you again MargP

1  Thank wongamarg
Reviewed 21 May 2017

2 hour boat trip where we saw lots of birds and reptiles. Sauce is an amazing guide - warm and lovely and extremely knowledgeable and patient. Really knew where to find the creatures and was patient both with finding them and with giving time for...More

2  Thank H5127ZZjane
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We went out one evening with Ian. I have done quite a bit of outdoors stuff but this was like an African safari. We had Azure Kingfishers landing on the front of the boat. We saw multiple reptiles and birds including Amethystine pythons and huge...More

2  Thank Van H
Reviewed 6 May 2017

"Sauce" went out of his way to accommodate a tour despite the weather. Only got about 10 species as all the birds were hiding from the wind and the rain. I look forward to trying again in the future.

2  Thank SAFoodie1981
Reviewed 5 May 2017

A fascinating boat trip on the Daintree River watching birds and crocodiles, lots of interesting wildlife and historical information . Our guide "Sauce" had a wealth of facts at his fingertips; the grande finale to the trip was a spectacular sunset just as we returned...More

2  Thank Fay B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Highlight of our trip to FNQ. "Sauce" came to check with us about the weather beforehand at our campsite, as it was threatening rain. We chose to give it a go and were not disappointed in the dawn cruise on the Daintree River. He was...More

2  Thank Jennie S
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