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amenities and services.

Swimming Hole

Sculpture Trail

Free access to filtered drinking water, coffee and tea

We also supply tea, coffee, sugar, milk for your convenience.


At Rainforest Hideaway your genius host has installed a special Gargoyle router which does Wifi with a daily limit of 80Mb per device so everyone can use it and we never run out of download half way through the month. This makes us probably the only accommodation with free Wi-Fi in Cape Tribulation.

Tours and Activities

At Rainforest Hideaway your hosts are always happy to advise you on what local tours are available, which one would be most suitable and enjoyable for you. We have all the info here and we can arrange them all for you at no extra cost. Nearly all tours pick up from Rainforest Hideaway with free courtesy buses.

Exotic Fruit Tasting

After many years of running the exotic fruit tasting tours at Cape Tribulation Digby and Alison have sold the farm and retired. But now the Cape Trib Farm runs tours every day at 2PM in the peak season and a few days less outside the peak season. Here you can discover such fruits as soursops, […]

Crocodile Spotting

The Daintree river and surrounding region is home to many crocodiles and there are a number of boats available that can take you out on the water to see these amazing reptiles from a safe distance. You can do a crocodile cruise along the way up or down to Cape Tribulation, in Daintree Village there […]

Horse Riding

Cape Tribulation Horse Rides┬áruns every day, picking up from Rainforest Hideaway or another location of your choice around 8 am for the morning ride, 11:30 am for the mid-morning ride, and 14:30 pm for the afternoon ride. During low season the afternoon ride may not run. The transfer vehicle will take you to the horse […]

4WD Safaris

From Melbourne you can follow the sealed roads 4000km. up the coast but it finishes at Cape Tribulation. For the adventurous travelers wanting to explore the wilderness even further north than Cape Tribulation there are two tour operators that run four wheel drive safaris, ranging from half day tours to Bloomfield Falls to full day […]

Guided Nightwalks

There is a good choice of boardwalks and walking trails around Cape Tribulation where you can explore the rainforest on your own but there are a few reasons to book on a guided day or nightwalk. The rainforest at night is a different place, where animals come out that hide during the day. Your guide […]

Jungle Surfing

Jungle Surfing is Cape Tribulation’s newest and most adrenaline packed activity. Almost next door to us is the patch of jungle where Cape Trib Jungle Surfing can take you up in to the rain forest canopy for a thrilling zip lining tour. Tours depart every hour every day of the week, duration about two hours […]

Reef Snorkelling

An absolute must-do on many people’s bucket list is a snorkel tour on the Great Barrier Reef to see all the awesomely coloured tropical fish, corals, and even sea turtles, and Cape Tribulation is the place to do it being the closest to the reef along the whole coast. Small groups of max. 27 passengers […]