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Daintree River Wild Watch

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Daintree Village Jetty, Daintree, Queensland 4873, Australia
+61 447 734 933
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Best river cruise ever!

Our trip was early in the morning so we could see more birds (and other wildlife). Our guide Sauce... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Leon_B2006
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Perth, Australia
Outstandingly excellent guided bird and wildlife boat tour

We booked a 6.15am trip with Ian "Sauce" Worcester on the Daintree River. "Sauce" was an excellent... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alison H
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Sydney, Australia
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Welcome to the fabulous World Heritage tropical rainforest area of the Daintree. You can experience this beauty through the eyes and expertise of your guide, Ian "Sauce" Worcester. Ian has a real passion for this amazing natural wonderland called the Daintree River. On our Early morning or Sunset tours you will see the vast array of the unique wildlife in their natural habitat, or simply enjoy the beauty and serenity of the picturesque waters of the Daintree. Don't forget your camera!!!
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“sunset cruise” (12 reviews)
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Daintree Village Jetty, Daintree, Queensland 4873, Australia
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+61 447 734 933
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our trip was early in the morning so we could see more birds (and other wildlife). Our guide Sauce was very knowledgable and we saw everything from tiny sunbirds to the biggest great billed herons. Sauce also lent us his binoculars so we could see...More

1  Thank Leon_B2006
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a 6.15am trip with Ian "Sauce" Worcester on the Daintree River. "Sauce" was an excellent, knowledgeable guide. He has an extensive knowledge of birds, other wildlife (e.g. tree snakes), local trees and local history. His commentary is delivered beautifully, with a humble manner...More

1  Thank Alison H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent and informative dawn cruise with our guide "Sauce". Dawn is a perfect time to explore the beautiful river and see various kinds of wildlife including many bird species and a crocodile. Worth doing.

1  Thank ajwillington
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent the afternoon with Ian and he bonded with my son over birds. He was happy to share his local knowledge, and it was a real pleasure to spend time on his boat and see some truly special places on the Daintree. Thoroughly recommend...More

1  Thank Rob H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

‘Sauce’ came highly recommended by other travellers as a Daintree River Village boat trip guide, especially for birder’s like us. We were not disappointed! He is an expert identifier of birds along the river, and we were so captivated that the 3 of us took...More

1  Thank gypanna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a sunset cruise with Ian "Sauce" Worcester on a smaller boat that made for a more personal experience. After 25+ years living in the Daintree and out on the water, his knowledge of the plants and wildlife combined with his first hand...More

1  Thank KRYST1E
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Daintree River Wild Watch was an experience which was truly the highlight of our holiday; Ian may even have convinced our son to become a birdwatcher. The afternoon cruise started out quietly and got very very interesting and we ended up with lots of sightings...More

2  Thank Mrs Josephine J
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Took the early morning river wild watch with our host Source. Beautiful morning, stunning scenery, the height of tranquillity. What Source didn't know about the birds and wildlife was not worth knowing - the man's a legend. Saw so many different beautiful birds, and a...More

1  Thank Marketmaker1968
Reviewed 30 August 2017

A great experience. Sauce really knows the river and his stuff. Very accommodating for getting the best photos. We'll take the morning trip next time.

1  Thank Ben A
Reviewed 29 August 2017

A small group experience. Our guide really knew his birds and plants as well as to where to find them. a great source of information in a stunning location

1  Thank Stuart W
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