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Lady Douglas River Cruise

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Wharf Street | Reef Marina, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
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Brilliant Cruise

We did the 4.30pm cruise and it was fantastic. Lovely time to go as not too hot. The commentary was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Judy R
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Sydney, Australia
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Loved it!

Really enjoyed this true sky and informative trip. Great skipper and crew and lovely to be greeted... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TripAdviserreader
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Leeds
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Lady Douglas River Cruise is iconic in Port Douglas, successfully operating for over 27 years. The relaxing 1 1/2 hr cruise includes, crocodile and wildlife spotting in the wild, spectacular scenery, an informative and entertaining commentary and a complimentary beverage and nibbles. Voted the "Best Tour" award in Port Douglas in 2015. Departing from The Reef Marina, right in the heart of Port douglas. A must do for all visitors to Port Douglas. Very affordable.
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Wharf Street | Reef Marina, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We did the 4.30pm cruise and it was fantastic. Lovely time to go as not too hot. The commentary was really interesting and very funny. We loved the staff on board who were charming. Would highly recommend this tour for anyone coming to Port Douglas.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed this true sky and informative trip. Great skipper and crew and lovely to be greeted on-board with a drink of our choice and also served nibbles part way through. We saw a crocodile, which I got the feeling is in a regular patch...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I really enjoyed this trip down the rivers near Port Douglas. Drew and Jo were great from the beginning and we were well looked after. The length of the cruise, free drink and nibbles make this great value for money We were lucky enough to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a very fun little cruise! We were given a free drink (Great Northerns for us) & nibbles during the trip. Lucas was an entertaining host & Nikki was a friendly, gentle host! My husband & I had our infant in a pram &...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With all the tourist attractions on offer in Port Douglas I think this is one of the best in value for money. Great commentary - informative and fun and not at all boring. Unfortunately we didn’t see any crocodiles which was a shame but definitely...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thanks Lucas for a wonderful trip. Great boat. Excellent hospitality and very knowledgeable. Highly recommended

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you for such a fantastic night . The whole experience was unbelievable- the Staff so attentive and informative and I can’t recommend this experience highly enough ! Wonderful value for money too !

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Oh what a cool boat with cool people. This family run business is a must do. Captain Lucas and hostess Kate are just wonderful and their knowledge and hospitality is one to note. Quite funny commentary the whole way, plus they provide you with snacks...More

Thank Kirby O
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took this 90 minute river cruise from the Port Douglas Marina. The hosts were very friendly and knowledgeable pointing out many items of interest, local history, and estuary ecology. Drinks and light snacks were included. The boat had plenty of room to move around....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was the perfect ending to a perfect day. The skipper and hostess [although she lost her voice] were delightful and knowledgeable. The cruise itself was interesting and we did see a crocodile, which sent the Americans into raptures [those that actually saw it -...More

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Maree S
16 March 2018|
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Response from LadyDouglasCruises | Property representative |
Hi, we can take up to 50 pax.
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Barb9412014
11 December 2017|
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Response from LadyDouglasCruises | Property representative |
Yes we will have a stall set up on the wharf selling tickets, so you will find us when you get off the tender.
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Betty S
18 June 2016|
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Response from Helen R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply. I can't remember what we paid, but the other replies all seem to be the same ($35) so I guess that is right.
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