"Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns offers views across Trinity bay and the rainforested mountains that surround Cairns. The resort style hotel is centrally located on the Cairns esplanade and within easy reach of all of Cairns CBD and attractions.
Enjoy an outdoor adventure in Queensland with a 2-hour white-water rafting tour in Barron Gorge National Park. Take in rainforest views along the Barron River as you navigate rapids up to grade III. When you arrive at Lake Placid, meet your guide to get ready for your white-water rafting tour on the river, which snakes its way down from the mountains toward the Coral Sea. During this scenic experience, enjoy a combination of calm water and a series of white-water rapids, providing you with both peaceful floating and more exciting action. No experience is necessary, making this a good choice for beginner rafters. Rafts hold up to seven passengers plus your river guide, who keeps you safe and entertained.
Your tubing adventure on the Mulgrave River begins with hotel pickup by coach for the drive to the starting point. Part of the catchment system for Queensland's highest mountains, Bellenden Ker and Bartle Frere, the Mulgrave River flows year-round and is bordered by rainforest and tropical vegetation, creating a lush natural backdrop for your tour, which combines calm water drifting and small rapids that you'll float across on a twin-chamber tube.Soak up the scenery while cooling off from the Queensland heat in the water.
Experience the fun and unique sensation of being in a Hot Air Balloon, flying gently high above the Atherton Tablelands. The balloon takes off from Mareeba on the Atherton Tablelands. Enjoy the picturesque landscape at dawn, floating in your Hot Air Balloon, time to really breathe in the wide-open spaces! "
4 nights accommodation at Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns (4 star) in a Garden View Room
Guaranteed upgrade to a Mountain View Room
Guaranteed Late check out of 1pm
Half day Barron River Rafting^ including:
- 2 hours of rafting with professional River Guide
- Photographer capturing photos at multiple locations along the river
- Use of white water rafting safety equipment
- Return hotel transfers
Half day Behana Gorge and Mulgrave River Tubing^ including:
- 2 hours of tubing with professional River Guide
- Light snack
- Use of safety equipment
- Return hotel transfers
30 Apr - 19 May, 24 May - 4 Jun, 8 - 30 Jun, 1 Nov - 24 Dec 21, 4 Jan - 31 Mar 22. Add on an extra $55* per person for travel 1 Jul - 31 Oct 21.
27 May 21,
unless sold out prior. Availability is limited.