Crocodile Express Info

Crocodile Express cruises from the picturesque Daintree Village and covers a diverse section of the river in a mix of fresh and salt-water ecosystems, fringed rainforest/mangrove and rich grazing country.

The greater Daintree, a time - honoured area, renowned for its significance in the world of primitive rainforests is a must to experience while visiting the north east coast of Queensland, covering only a quarter of 1% of Australia, Short on European history, rich in diversity, high in rainfall, the wilderness hosts two of the most complex eco-systems...the reef & rainforest. Here is where the Daintree river meets them at the high tide mark.

Crocodile Express River cruise, being the first operation to explore this wilderness (est. 1979) offers an interactive safari cruise on board stable, comfortable, all weather vessels. Designed to manoeuvre easily and with plenty of room to move you can view the wildlife from anywhere in the boat.

Journey through narrow creeks, and relax with a refreshing and enthusiastic team of local river guides...interactive, entertaining and experienced in spotting a variety of wildlife...bringing you up close and personal with nature.

The river cruise guides broad knowledge of the Daintree, will enlighten you with historical and biological aspects of the area whilst spotting for wildlife. Passionate about this place...we'll leave you with an appreciation of your Daintree experience.

Departures from Daintree Village and Daintree ferry pontoon.
- Times are flexible and cruises start from 9am daily, departing regularly.
- Tickets are open ended through your stay.

NB: Times are subject to availability. We recommend reconfirming travel departures the day prior.

What to Bring: Camera, Light jacket in cooler months and repellent (optional).

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