3.5Hr Barron Gorge National Park Rafting Tour

The perfect introduction to white water rafting – embark on this rafting tour through the iconic Barron Gorge National Park, only 20 minutes from Cairns centre. This national park is renowned for its untamed rainforest-clad mountains, the majestic Barron Falls, and the Barron Gorge, sculpted over years by the powerful forces of the Barron River.

This is your playground for the white water rafting experience, on the rise and fall of the Barron River. Your rafting tour combines calm water floating with the adventure of white water rapids, making it suitable for anyone who is above 12 years old.

Once you've arrived at the gorge, the skilled guides will offer you essential training and a thorough safety briefing, ensuring that you're well-prepared for the adventure ahead. Next, suit up and step into the raft for an exhilarating journey!

Watch the raw power of nature unfold before your eyes! Paddle through ancient rainforests, past massive granite boulders, witness the awe-inspiring Barron Falls, and soak up the serenity of the untouched landscape. Conquer up to grade 3 rapids! This tour is ideal for all skill levels and the guides will ensure your safety as you navigate through challenging twists and turns.

After your action-packed 2 hours draws to close, you can dry yourselves up and check out the photos of your rafting adventure.

So don't miss out! Book your spots today!

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  • Cruise Inclusions
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Departure Details

Departure Location Cairns

  • Boards 13:45

  • Departs 14:00

  • Returns 17:30

Cruise Inclusions

  • 3hr 30min river rafting tour along the Barron Gorge National Park
  • Enjoy 2hrs of whitewater rafting – up to grade 3 rapids
  • Raft your way through mountainous rainforests, foaming white waters and massive granite boulders
  • Calm water floating combined with series of whitewater rapids
  • Certified river guides to provide safety briefing and rafting training
  • All rafting and safety equipment provided
  • Photos of your river rafting tour available for purchase at the end of the day
  • Great value tour with return bus transfers to and from Cairns or Port Douglas

Additional Information

  • Minimum 8 persons to operate
  • Minimum age to participate is 12 years
  • All participants will be required to sign a liability release form prior to the trip commencing. The Mulgrave River may be used for half day rafting tours, when the Barron River is not available due to river levels or other reasons

Terms Of Services

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  • Adult Price

    from $165


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