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Juan and his extended family are the best

If I was a refugee, cast adrift in the Coral Sea, I would probably starve to death. But after going... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
intrepidus-rover
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Sydney, Australia
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Great and informative tour

We did the full day sightseeing experience with our family of 4. We had a great day exploring the... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
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Walkabout Cultural Adventures is an Aboriginal operated day tour through the Daintree Rainforest and along the coastline in far north Queensland, focussing on the cultural connection the local Aboriginal people have with the environment. With an...more
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If I was a refugee, cast adrift in the Coral Sea, I would probably starve to death. But after going on this tour, I have learned how to hold a spear properly (not with two hands), what a janbal looks like (and how it tastes)...More

Thank intrepidus-rover
JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Cultural Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great review guys, glad to hear you enjoyed yourself, and learnt a thing or two!

Reviewed 10 August 2018

We did the full day sightseeing experience with our family of 4. We had a great day exploring the rainforest, mangrove forest and beach. Our guide Juan and driver Graham were very informative and definitely it is extra special to learn about the environment and...More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Cultural Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

How great! We love hearing from our guests on tour... and even more so when we hear that we are the highlight of your Australian holiday!! Thank you

Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Me and my husband joined the tour guided by Michael and we had heaps of fun. Michael is very funny and friendly, and he is knowledgeable of all the native plants and medicine in the forest. He prepared our lunch with delicious and fresh wraps...More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Cultural Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2018

Thank you Charlotte, we appreciate you taking the time to post a review... and we love that you enjoyed the tour.

Reviewed 22 July 2018

As soon as we were picked up by the guide I had a feeling this would be a good one. Obviously not sure about the other staff they have, but our guide (?Gurmanji? aka Mick) was just the best. Very funny and a great guy...More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Cultural Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Mick will love to hear your review... thank you for sharing! We like to have fun on tour and share our knowledge in a fun learning experience... you sound like you made the most of your tour, and really got involved... thank you!

Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Thanks Juan for a truly wonderful day. The whole family enjoyed the mixture of stunning natural beauty, adventure, stories and history all mixed with your good nature and kindness. Thank you for sharing your very special mangrove back yard with us. Walking through that magical...More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Cultural Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you Emily, you have a lovely family and showing you around my country was my pleasure.

Reviewed 13 July 2018

What a wonderful half day tour we had with Walkabout Cultural Adventures. We started the day spear fishing on beautiful Cooya Beach. Followed by a walk through the mangroves. Walking through such huge mangroves with a glimpse of the beach here and there, was a...More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Cultural Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2018

Thank you for the review, and for coming out on tour... sharing our culture and history with interested people like yourselves makes for a great experience.

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Yesterday we went on a tour with Juan from Walkabout Cultural Adventures.. It was a wonderful, informative tour. Juan is so passionate about his heritage and was so generous in sharing his stories with us. There were many highlights, one of which my husband and...More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Cultural Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you Sandra & John, you guys really embraced everything I had to share on tour, make it all so much more enjoyable

Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Loved this experience with the family. Brilliant guide, Michael full of information, kind to the kids. Great day learning about aboriginal culture and bush tucker.

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Cultural Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you, Michael also commented how lovely your family were... was a great day for all.

Reviewed 6 July 2018

I absolutely loved my day with Walkabout Cultural Adventures. I did the Full Day Cultural Tour and our group was small so we were able to pick Juan's brains about anything and everything. I don't think there was one question we had him stumped on....More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Cultural Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Great wrap up! It's always a fun day when everyone onboard is keen to really experience what we have to share... thank you.

Reviewed 29 June 2018

Michael was a lovely and knowledgeable guide. There was a child seat in the car for our son which was very considerate. We were on a bit of a back foot as when we arrived Michael asked us what we wanted to do- we really...More

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JuanWalkabout, Owner at Walkabout Cultural Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2018

Thank you for the review and post, sounds like a good day, with a little mis-communication as Michael, like all of us, like to find out what our guests are interested in to focus on during the day. For us the ability to share our...More

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Hi Kate, it all depends if you only have a specific date available, then book in advance but if you have a range of dates available, then usually we can make it work... there is a couple of periods throughout the year that... More
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