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Lady Douglas River Cruise

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“welcome drink”(23 reviews)
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Lady Douglas River Cruise is iconic in Port Douglas, successfully operating for over 27 years. The relaxing 1 1/2 hr cruise includes, crocodile and wildlife spotting in the wild, spectacular scenery, an informative and entertaining commentary and a...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Wharf Street | Reef Marina, Port Douglas, Queensland 4877, Australia
+61 409 986 127
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All reviews sea eagles welcome drink paddle steamer mud skippers great commentary beer or soft drink dickson inlet large crocodile per adult bird life their natural habitat couple of hours lovely trip baby croc crocodile spotting running commentary local wildlife
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Reviewed yesterday

it was such a relaxing cruise - Luke's running commentary was both entertaining and informative. we did the evening cruise, the lighting was great for some good pics. we loved it!

Thank bringontheholidays70
Reviewed yesterday

We had a great time on board the Lady Douglas! We went on the 4.30 cruise which returned around sunset so we had a lovely view of that as well. We didn't spot any crocs but still found the cruise very entertaining and a good...More

Thank peneg
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Only reason I can’t give 5⭐️ is that we didn’t see a croc but we had a marvellous trip up and down the mangroves with the skipper giving a very interesting commentary. The boat was not too full that we couldn’t move around easily and...More

Thank Coffdrop60
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lucas will make your 90 minute trip special. He has a good knowledge of the Dickson inlet and the lady Dickson you’re crusing on was purpose built for the journey. You will see how the other half live and learn a lot about the mangrove...More

Thank steve l
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a huge day snorkelling on the Outer Reef the day before our Lady Douglas cruise, we opted for a quiet, lazy day in Port Douglas topped off by a leisurely sunset cruise on this delightful, old lady of the sea. The captain was...More

Thank Poppysmart
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This attraction was recommended to us by our resort host at the queenslander port douglas and we had a bloody good time. Our Lady Douglas hosts very friendly welcoming and very knowledgeable. They were happy to answer all my must be annoying touristy questions and...More

Thank Planetemma
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic river cruise. Friendly staff and very knowledgeable. Perfect weather and calm waters. Went on this same boat 15 years ago and loved it just as much this time.

Thank Cathie H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic commentary, suprise drink and nibbles, perfect length loved it! Beautiful day for it as well, suitable for any ages thankyou very much!

Thank Tourist499870
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lucas is very interesting, knowlegable and bloody funny, Jo is an excellent host with a complementry drink and simple snacks of fruit, chips, cheese, biscuits and cake loverly suprise

Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lucas and Jo are a great hosts, Jo greets you with the offer of a complementary drink, put out lovely simple snacks while Lucas give funny and insightful commentary with abundant local knowledge!

Thank Shayssanae
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7 July 2018|
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Response from Kiwipj | Reviewed this property |
Currently 10.30, 12.30, 14.30, 16.30. Choose low tide cruise if you can, as there is more chance of seeing crocodiles.
Paul B
26 April 2018|
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Response from Jdanielak | Reviewed this property |
We did book a day in advance to make sure there was room for us.
16 March 2018|
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Response from LadyDouglasCruises | Property representative |
Hi, we can take up to 50 pax.