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Guided Tours

Guided Rafting in Tully River

  • Mobile ticket
  • Transfers included
  • Hotel pickup

Embark on a thrilling 4-hour white water rafting adventure on the Tully River, complete with expert guidance, gear, and a scenic backdrop of a World Heritage-listed rainforest.


  • Get ready to conquer the wild rapids of the Tully River and enjoy the thrill of a lifetime.

  • A friendly guide will provide all the necessary training and gear, ensuring you're well-equipped for this adrenaline-filled adventure.

  • Raft your way through 3 to 4-grade rapids on a heart-pumping adventure.

  • The Tully River isn't just about the rapids - it's nestled in a World Heritage-listed rainforest, adding a touch of natural beauty to your adrenaline-filled ride.

  • Did you know? The Tully River Gorge hosted the 2019 World Rafting Championships. Get set to navigate the very same challenging rapids.


  • Half-day tour of rafting

  • Rafting guide

  • Rafting training

  • Round-trip hotel transfers (optional)

  • Rafting equipment

  • Up to 4 hours of white water rafting on grade 3-4 rapids


  • $30 levy charges

Cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

Thrilling Rafting Adventure Amidst Pristine Rainforest

Prepare for an adrenaline-pumping adventure as you embark on a guided whitewater rafting tour down the Tully River. Your day begins with a convenient pickup from your accommodation, or if you prefer, self-drive to the starting point. Meet your experienced river guide, get acquainted with your fellow adventurers, and gear up with your provided life jacket, helmet, and rafting shoes. The tour promises a thrilling journey through grade 3-4 rapids, immersing you in the heart-pounding action that the Tully River is famous for.

Chasing the Rapids in a Heritage Rainforest

After a comprehensive safety briefing and training, you'll paddle your way through the breathtaking gorge, surrounded by an untouched rainforest listed as a World Heritage Site. Spend up to 4 hours immersed in nature, tackling white water rapids and taking in the sights and sounds of the lush rainforest. Despite the wild nature, no prior rafting experience is needed as your guide will be there to assist you throughout your journey. Add to this the thrill of knowing you're navigating the same waters as world rafting champions, and your rafting adventure becomes an unforgettable experience.

Important Informamtion

  • Bring along drinking water, a hat, sun protection, a towel, a change of clothes, and swimming costumes.


  • Guests aged 13 and below are restricted from participating in this experience.

  • This experience is not suitable for wheelchair users, pregnant women, and non-swimmers.

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point. Students must show a valid student ID.

  • This experience offers hotel transfers, in case the participants do not wish to opt for hotel transfers they can reach the meeting point mentioned below.

Hotel Transfers

  • This ticket includes hotel pickups and drop-offs from selected hotels in Cairns and Mission Beach.

  • In the next step of booking, please select the name and address of your hotel.

  • On the day of your tour, please report at your hotel lobby 10-15 min prior to your scheduled departure.

  • If your hotel does not have a lobby, please wait at the entrance of the hotel.

Meeting Point (If not opted for Hotel transfers)

  • Meet your guide outside The Golden Gumboot.

  • Address: 76 Butler St, Tully QLD 4854, Australia

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