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On arrival at the harnessing centre, you’ll meet your team of guides who’ll be taking you ziplining through the jungle. Each guest will be fitted with a full body harness and helmet.

A 350m walk through the forest leads to the Departure Lounge, where you’ll be given a safety briefing before leaving the forest floor to be hoisted up to platform 1 by the Human Hamster Wheel Cable Lift.

On each platform, a guide will greet you, connect you safely to the tree, and tell you fascinating story of the Daintree Rainforest before sending you on your way to the next platform.

From Platform 1 – 4, you will travel in pairs a few metres apart. The guides control your gentle flight, leaving you free to take photographs or just admire the stunning views. Platform 3 is cantilevered off the hillside and gives you some amazing views of the Great Barrier Reef and canopy. Platform 3 to 4, you’ll stop briefly at the highest point of the tour, 20 metres above Mason Creek. If you visit during the green season, this creek will be a raging torrent of white water.

Platform 4 to 5, is the opportunity for thrill seekers to try something different, and if you choose to do so, you can flip yourself upside down and watch the ground beneath you speed past. Don’t forget to give us your best Tarzan cry!

The final span to the ground features side-by-side racing ziplines with speeds over 45km/h! Or there’s an option to take it slowly!

Then you have a short walk back to the harnessing centre where you'll be taken back to the Jungle Adventure Centre to view your photos and then on to your Cape Tribulation accommodation if you’re staying in the local area.

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Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours
Overview

Make like Tarzan as you swing through the trees of the world’s oldest rain forest on this fun 2-hour jungle surfing tour, including hotel pick-up from Cape Tribulation. Clip on your harness, power your way to the treetop platforms on a giant human hamster wheel, then tackle a thrilling treetop zip-line course through the UNESCO-listed Daintree Rainforest.

Highlights
  • 2-hour ziplining jungle tour, from Cape Tribulation
  • Surf through the jungle on ziplines of varying lengths and heights
  • Learn about the flora and fauna of the rainforest from the knowledgeable guide
  • Enjoy great views of the Daintree Rainforest, and maybe even a glimpse of the Great Barrier Reef
  • Hear about eco-friendly features of this zipline attraction in the UNESCO-listed rain forest
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile
Fantastic team

Went and visited this place for something to do. It is the only one that makes you use your own running power to get up into the tree top. The team were very friendly and always happy to help and made you feel safe. The...More

Thank Phil8361
Reviewed 6 days ago
Surfing without getting Wet!

An unforgettable way to experience and learn about the rainforest. Saftey was a must and we had a harness and a helmet and everyone got the safety talk. We went through a few tandem ziplines and we also did some individual lines, all the while...More

Thank Carolyn_Hall2013
JungleSurfer, Guest Relations Manager at Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks Carolyn! What a fantastic way to see two World Heritage listed sites meet! We are thrilled that you had a blast and thank you for your wonderful review.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile
Amazing

A unique way of exploring the rainforest. The guides Jessie, Robert, Tailor and Enrique were full of information and pointed out some animals along the way. Everything were 100% safe and we felt totally secure. From the platforms up in the trees we could se...More

Thank Pär L
JungleSurfer, Public Relations Manager at Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Ooo what animals did you see?! Our jungle monkeys take great pride in ensuring that our guests feel safe and enjoying their time throughout the tour! How amazing is the view from the canopy?! We will pass your kind words onto the guides, thanks! :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Unique way to see the rainforest

After a pretty and winding drive from Port Douglas to Cape Tribulation, we ended up at the main check-in center for Jungle Surfing (right on the main road - we made the initial mistake of trying to go to the starting point ourselves, but they...More

Thank Peter D
JungleSurfer, Guest Relations Manager at Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for a great review Peter! So glad you enjoyed your time in the trees with our jungle monkeys!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Highlight of my trip

Had a great time, even though I'm usually scared of heights. The guys (Lee, Ryan & Runtger) were awesome. Very safety conscious & knowledgeable. A must do if up that way. Thanks again.

Thank Pioneer536258
JungleSurfer, Guest Relations Manager at Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good on you for facing your fear of heights! Thanks for taking the time to give us a shout out!

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Response from Axel D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we were in the Rainforest Loft in Cape Tribulation. It was just a 2min drive from our hotel. But they offer also a pickup service from there. But we had to leave towards Port Douglas, so we decided to drive there by... More
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Not sure. Prob not suitable for very young children but over that any age. Best to look on website.
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