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Solar Whisper Daintree River Wildlife Cruises

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1 hour Daintree River wildlife and crocodile cruise on the only solar electric boat on the Daintree river. The boat it is nice and quiet and there are no petrol fumes or exhaust , it is also good for getting close to the wildlife without disturbing...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Cape Tribulation Road, Daintree | 400m upstream of Car Ferry, Daintree, Queensland 4873, Australia
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+61 7 4098 7131
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Reviewed yesterday

Did a private hire for the family...ages 6 to 86. Included two keen birders. The trip had something for everybody. The guides were excellent in terms of patience with those who found it hard to pick up the birds/snakes/crocs and knowledge of the waterway. Had...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked online but arrived earlier than we expected but were able to swap to an earlier trip. We got to see 3 good size crocs and the guide also showed us some unusual and hard to see birds and flowers. The guide was enthusiastic...More

Thank cynnie50
Reviewed 5 days ago

The owners run a friendly, informative and well paced cruise along the Daintree River. Small, solar powered boat is discreet and quiet which matches the experience of wildlife viewing and croc spotting. We spotted 3 x crocs!

Thank mickeyc25
Reviewed 6 days ago

The commitments of our visitors meant that our tour time with Solar Whisper was restricted to high tide - not ideal for spotting crocs, BUT we still managed to come across 3 good sized crocodiles and quite a range of other wildlife. Martin at the...More

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took 4 little boys on the cruise in the afternoon. We were prepared for a slim chance of spotting crocs - apparently mornings are better - so our guide worked extra hard for us. We saw 3 so were thrilled. The cruise itself was amazing....More

Thank Sally M
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the get go we were told that we may, or indeed may not see a croc. Well luck was with us and we saw four - two little ones (two year olds) a middle sized one (five years old) and a big one (fifteen...More

Thank MartinD2092
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a family party of six and we all were absolutely blown away by the Solar Whisper Tour on the Daintree. A small group (approximately 20 people) eco friendly tour in a great open boat that afforded great viewing. From the warm welcome and...More

1  Thank Grant B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cruising along a rainforest river is great. Add an electric boat with hardly any noise and no fumes and it’s fantastic. Add a skipper who’s tuned in to the experience, passionate (in a quiet and understated way - obvious but no histrionics) about what he...More

Thank Crazyuncle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were very friendly here and accommodating. Tour was great and we saw lots of crocs and the guide was very informative. A cool experience.

Thank toptiptraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing and informative tour. We saw majestic croc and glorious wildlife in their natural habitat. The staff were knowledgeable and friendly.

Thank Alison C
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Katieemma31
27 January 2017|
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Response from Crocwhisperer | Property representative |
Tide times vary but you can check for the updates by googling tide times daintree river
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Duckeith
2 April 2016|
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Response from Sherry P | Reviewed this property |
The cooler months are better. The crocodiles will leave the water to warm themselves. The hotter months the water is warm so they don't need to soak up the sun.
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