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  •  Day Trips
  •  Gold Coast, Mt Tambourine
  •  Gold Coast Mount Tamborine and Lamington National Park Rainforest and Wildlife Full Day Tour - Window to the Wilderness

Gold Coast Mount Tamborine and Lamington National Park Rainforest and Wildlife Full Day Tour - Window to the Wilderness

  • Gold Coast, Mt Tambourine
  • English
  • 9 hours (approx.)
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirm

Standard Inclusions

  • 1. Transport from/to selected Gold Coast hotels
  • 2. 4WD tour
  • 3. Fully guided rainforest and waterfall walks
  • 4. Guided Treetop Walk
  • 5. Wild bird feeding. Bird food included
  • 6. Morning tea
  • 7. Lunch
  • 8. National Park entry fees
  • 9. Boomerang throwing lesson
From AUD
$158.00

1 Key Facts

Included

  • 1. Transport from/to selected Gold Coast hotels
  • 2. 4WD tour
  • 3. Fully guided rainforest and waterfall walks
  • 4. Guided Treetop Walk
  • 5. Wild bird feeding. Bird food included
  • 6. Morning tea
  • 7. Lunch
  • 8. National Park entry fees
  • 9. Boomerang throwing lesson

Not included

  • 1. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 2. Souvenirs
  • 3. Travel Insurance
Destination Gold Coast, Mt Tambourine
Depature point ● Departs: daily*, all year round
* Tour does not run on New Year's Day (1 January), Australia Day (26 January), Good Friday (02 April 2021), Anzac Day (25 April), Christmas Day (25 December), Boxing Day (26 December)
● Departure Time^: 08:00
^ Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included before departure time
^ Departure time is reference only and subject to availability.
● Arrives back Gold Coast at approximately 17:00
How to get there Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included. Please indicate the name of your hotel at the point of booking - the most convenient pick-up location and time will be advised in your booking confirmation.
Guide Service
Reconfirmation requirements Please be advised you are required to contact The Service Provider 48 hours prior to the travel date during business hours to reconfirm your booking, pick up location and time, and departure time with your confirmation number. Please adjust your travel plan according to the details given by The Service Provider at time of reconfirming.
Check-in requirements Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time at your booked pick up location. There might be 5-10 minutes delay depends on the traffic on the day. If you think the coach is late or you are not being picked up, please call The Service Provider and quote your confirmation number to double check.
What to bring/wear ● Appropriate clothing for all weather conditions, eg. jacket for cooler months.
● Comfortable enclosed walking shoes
● Protective clothing, hat, sunscreen lotion, and sunglasses
● Water bottle, Snacks
● Swimmers and towels
● Insect repellent
● Camera (waterproof if swimming)
● Money/credit card for optional purchases
Other info 【Important Post-Covid Service Information】
- Due to COVID-19 the Service Provider has reduced the capacity to 10 pax in vehicles for passenger comfort and peace of mind.  All passengers will be allocated seats at the time of boarding
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● The minimum age to participate in this tour is 2 years old, please indicate in the "Special Requirement" at the time of booking should you require booster seats for younger family members.

● Minimum 2 adults for departure. Tour may be cancelled if minimum number does not meet.

● Tour may be altered or cancelled partially or fully which may result from road closures, weather or any other condition of an operational nature.

● Gluten free and vegan lunch options can be catered for with advance notice.

● The rainforest walks require a low to moderate degree of fitness and follow clearly marked paths and boardwalks.

● All our vehicles carry umbrellas, insect repellent and first aid kits. Your guides have all relevant permits, training and authorisation to ensure a safe, comfortable journey.

2 Overview

Exploring the very best the Gold Coast hinterland has to offer, the full day Window to the Wilderness tour is our most popular and longest running rainforest tour. Including ancient Gondwana rainforests, panoramic views, pristine waterfalls, unique wildlife encounters, full commentary from an experienced guide, central Gold Coast hotel pick-up and drop-off and with freshly baked morning tea and a generous BBQ lunch thrown in to boot, your itinerary is loaded with memorable experiences at every turn. This tour truly has something for everyone – whether you're a Gold Coast or Brisbane local or visiting from interstate or overseas, your Window to the Wilderness tour is sure to surprise and delight. So leave the hotels, theme parks and beaches behind and allow us to showcase our spectacular mountains, rainforests and hidden hinterland gems for the day!

Gold Coast Mount Tamborine and Lamington National Park Rainforest and Wildlife Full Day Tour - Window to the Wilderness

 

Highlight
  • FREE pick up & drop off from central Gold Coast Hotels
  • 4WD along Hillside Tracks through Eucalyptus & Rainforests
  • Morning Tea (included)
  • Mt. Tamborine's Gallery Walk, the Hinterland's Arts & Crafts centre
  • Guided Rainforest Walk to a Tropical Waterfall
  • BBQ Lunch with beer, wine, soft drink or juices
  • Guided Tree Top Walk through Lamington National Park
  • Famous Bird Feeding at O'Reilly's Rainforest Retreat (Bird food included)
  • A chance to spot Koalas, Kangaroos, Wallabies, Reptiles and more
  • Boomerang lessons included

 

Tour Information

All ages from Grandkids to Grandparents will love this small group tour. Experience secluded hillside trails, private venues, rainforests, waterfalls, fun activities and stunning views in one day! To ensure you won't go hungry all meals are included. Morning tea and a classic Aussie barbeque lunch held at a private venue away from the crowds.

An experienced guide will look after you throughout the day, offering information about the sights, history and wildlife.

Next to enjoy some morning tea by heading to a cosy mountain restaurant. Fresh, home-made scones accompanied by jam and cream with a cup of coffee, tea or hot chocolate.

Time to test out your walking shoes as you make your way into Tamborine National Park, to Curtis Falls. Be captivated along the way by ancient trees, hidden forest treasures and the hums of native birds and animals. Your guide will offer up information about the history of the subtropical rainforest and those that inhabit it. Feel free to ask any questions you may have as they have years of knowledge behind them.

On your return, will stop at Gallery Walk, the heart of local arts and crafts of Mount Tamborine, to have a quick browse of the stores. Here, there is the option to view the quirky and original boutiques or have a local wine tasting.

Next, it's time for the mouth-watering barbeque lunch! Enjoy countryside views on the drive out to the private lunch venue located on 400 acres of farmland and home to a sparkling fresh water creek. Lunch consists of the option of grilled Beef, Fish, Chicken or Vegetarian with tasty sides of grilled onions, salads, bread rolls and fresh fruit. Down it all with a glass of wine, beer or soft drink.

After lunch, try your hand at boomerang throwing which can be enjoyed by all. You may like to take the option to cool off and take a quick dip in the creek. One of Australia's most unforgettable journeys lies ahead as you climb from the valley floor to the summit of World Heritage-listed Lamington National Park, part of the largest continuous, preserved stand of subtropical rainforest anywhere on earth. The Tree Top Walk consists of 9 suspension bridges up to 16 metres above ground!

A special wildlife experience awaits once you return, grab your camera out and get a shot of the wild King Parrots or Crimson Rosellas feeding from your plate! (bird seed is included).

It's now time to farewell this enthralling area, but one last stop at Kamarun Lookout leaves you with 300-degree views, from the Gold Coast to Brisbane, before descending back to the Gold Coast.

 

Destinations
  • Canopy Treetop Walk
  • Mt. Tamborine Gallery Walk
  • Lamington National Park
  • O'Reilly's Rainforest
  • Curtis Falls
  • Kamarun Lookout

 

 

Tour Schedule*

*Schedule is subject to change, delay or cancellation due to road, weather conditions, mechanical failure or other operational requirements. Tour Schedule is reference only and subject to change without notice.

 

Time Itinerary
07:30 HOTEL PICK UP
You will be collected from hotel in a luxurious 4WD Mercedes. Detailed pick up time will be given on booking.
08:00 OFFROAD 4WD
Depart the Gold Coast and go off road up the mountain through untouched Eucalyptus forest. Look out for koalas!
09:00 MORNING TEA & RAINFOREST WALK
Enjoy some morning tea of scones and hot drinks then explore a subtropical rainforest on your guided bush walk to Curtis Falls.
10:40 GALLERY WALK - ARTS & CRAFTS STREET
Wander Tamborine's famous arts and crafts strip, Gallery Walk, enjoy shopping and wine tasting.
11:30 BBQ LUNCH, BOOMERANG LESSONS
Head off to the private lunch venue and enjoy a classic aussie barbeque lunch and drink. If you fancy, try your skills at boomerang throwing or just relax and enjoy the bliss of the private property.
14:00 O'REILLYS, LAMINGTON NATIONAL PARK & BIRD FEEDING
Treetop canopy walk, views of Lamington National park. Hand feed wild King Parrots!
15:15 RETURN JOURNEY
Start the drive back with sweeping views of the Coast and surrounding mountain ranges.
17:00 HOTEL DROP OFF
Free drop off at hotel.

 

3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

● If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. ● If you cancel between 0 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. ● If no show, no refund.

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