Australia's premier white water rafting river, the Tully, will see you conquering Grade 3 & 4 rapids as you carve your way through the spectaculargorge surrounded by pristine World Heritage Listed rainforest! Home to the 2019 World Rafting Championships, the Tully River has earned its reputation as a world-class river offering plenty of thrills and adrenaline-pumping action!
The tour starts with convenient pick-ups from your Cairns accommodation before the scenic drive to Tully, stopping briefly at the Golden Gumboot to meet up with fellow travellers. Then, you'll stop in Tully for a lunch break (own expense) to fuel up before an afternoon of water adventures.
Travel to the top of the Tully River Gorge and get fitted with rafting gear before meeting your River Guide, who will give you a safety briefing and paddling instructions before it's time to hit the water!
For the next 3 hrs, you'll raft the world-renowned Tully River conquering awesome Grade 3 & 4 rapids! The Tully is a Hydro River, and your guides know when the water is released, ensuring you'll have the very best possible rafting experience. Plus, no rafting experience is necessary; your River Guides have got you covered. All you need is to be able to swim competently!
Once you reach the take-out point, it's time to get out of the water and change into dry clothes before the short journey to the Feluga Hotel, a traditional Queensland country pub. Indulge in a hearty pub dinner with your guide and crew, view photos of your trip and compare river stories surrounded by a living history of epic rafting on the Tully River!
Finally, kick back and relax as we transfer you back to your accommodation in Cairns.