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Walkabout Adventures

Daintree, Queensland, Australia
+61 429 478 206
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A Simply Must-Do

We chose a half day tour and from the minute it began we were trying to absorb facts that came at... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
nomaddiction
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Island of Malta, Malta
Excellent!

Authentic tour of Juan's backyard - the beautiful coastline of Cooya Beach and Mossman Gorge... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nadine W
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Sydney, Australia
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Walkabout Cultural Adventures run Aboriginal Cultural Based tours through the Daintree Rainforest and along the coastline in far north Queensland. With a local Kuku Yalanji Aboriginal guide learn the stories and get an insight into the knowledge and understanding that the Kuku Yalanji people have with the land and sea. Either full day or half day cultural experiences to choose from guests can have a go at spearing, or take a leisurely drive through the Daintree rainforest, seeing, touching and tasting the different resources utilised by the rainforest Aborigines.
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“mossman gorge” (24 reviews)
“clams” (8 reviews)
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Daintree, Queensland, Australia
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+61 429 478 206
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We chose a half day tour and from the minute it began we were trying to absorb facts that came at us, 3 hours straight. It was impossible not to be impressed. We never stopped learning the entire time and we had so much fun...More

Thank nomaddiction
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Authentic tour of Juan's backyard - the beautiful coastline of Cooya Beach and Mossman Gorge. Worth every penny, especially if you are Australian and you are seeking to enrich your understanding of Aboriginal history and livelihoods both before and after white settlement. My boys loved...More

Thank Nadine W
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I booked this hoping to experience and learn about Australia. This tour was amazing!!! We learned about the aboriginal culture while eating fresh native fruit, explored through the rainforest and Oceanside areas. My husband and I especially enjoyed how knowledgeable Juan was...More

Thank Sarah S
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

When we were planning our trip to Australia and New Zealand there were three "have to" experiences - snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef (see Lady Elliot Island Review), learning about Aboriginal Culture and learning about the Maori Culture (see Waimarama Maori Tours Review). Juan Walker,...More

Thank nek227
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We had a super day with Juan, touring the Daintree rain forest and a number of other places, including a suprise stop at his home where we met his brother, and enjoyed some snacks. We were picked up and dropped off in Port Douglas. Juan...More

Thank Purmamarca
Reviewed 4 April 2017

A recommendation from our tour agent, Aspire Down Under, was to take a personalized small tour with a local Kuku Yalanji Aborigininal tour guide. So four of us were picked up in Port Douglas for a private tour. Hardy was great, we learned history, viewed...More

Thank Theresa B
Reviewed 28 March 2017

My two daughters and I spent a full day with Juan Walker and his cousin, Hardy. They picked us up at our apartment in Port Douglas, started us off with the best coffee in town and helped us understand more of the Aboriginal experience through...More

Thank Elcee F
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Marty was our tour guide for the day and he was wonderful. He picked us up from our accommodation in Port Douglas and we headed out for a full day of exploring. He taught us all about the aboriginal history and culture in Australia. We...More

Thank richardmsmith9
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Our day with Juan on Walkabout was exactly what we had hoped for. We learned about Aboriginal culture and the history of the land, plants, and animals from an indigenous guide in a small group setting. We hunted for pippis barefoot in the sea, practiced...More

1  Thank majorcubfan
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We've done family tours all over the world and this was by far the best we've ever taken! Juan is a treasure of info and the day is perfectly organized. We loved every minute.

Thank pctraveldad
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