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Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises

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A Must for Bird Watchers & Animal Lovers

We were lucky enough to have Bruce himself as our guide, and he brought along his trusty sidekick... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
MissZoeLaLa
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Sydney
Awesome experience with Bruce Belcher's team !

We really did enjoyed our time with Bruce, cruising the Daintree River, even in summer (12th march... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ThomasA1776
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Amiens, France
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We have been conducting tours on the Daintree River since 1987 and run a family operated, one hour river tour from a private jetty. Our boats are small and personalised for a quality experience and our tours focus on wildlife such as snakes and...more
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2856 Mossman Daintree Rd, Daintree, Queensland 4873, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were lucky enough to have Bruce himself as our guide, and he brought along his trusty sidekick Duke, a lovely big dog who kept me entertained with his funny antics. A bird would whistle and Bruce would say "That's a Blue Faced Scritch Hen,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We really did enjoyed our time with Bruce, cruising the Daintree River, even in summer (12th march 2018), allowing us to observe some big and juvenile crocodiles on the river banks ! To be able to see such wild animals in their natural environnement was...More

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ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind words, Thomas. We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience & for also mentioning Bruce & our staff. We count ourselves lucky for customers like you. We look forward to working with you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have a BnB business, South Pacific BnB Clifton Beach, & always recommend a tour on the Daintree River with this company. It is a wonderful way to learn about the crocodiles in their own environment. Jaiden was our guide & he did a fantastic...More

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ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for the awesome review, we work hard to meet expectations & we're happy to hear we hit the mark for you. Come back & see us soon. Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just did a 1 hour afternoon trip on the low tide which was good advice. Complimentey cold beer and a snack before you depart and within 5 Mins the first Estuarine Croc is spotted bathing on a shallow bank. We spotted about 4 more ranging...More

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ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind words, We really appreciate you taking the time out to share your experience with us & fellow travellers.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very enthusiastic guide. Only 6 people on our tour so we had some great fun. Tour guide was fantastic and really knew his stuff and some interesting facts. Would go again.

Thank Laura M
ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your review,our guides have a passion for showing guests the Daintree river and the amazing wildlife here.

Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We were lucky to have Bruce himself drive our boat. Had a lovely time and spotted numerous crocodiles. Would happily recommend doing this tour.

Thank Tim K
ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Thanks for your review it is greatly appreciated. Bruce has lots to show and talk about on the Daintree river as he has been doing cruises for 31 years and it is always interesting and informative.

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to spot 3 crocodiles, numerous birds and were thoroughly entertained throughout our river cruise.

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ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018

Thanks for your review,this is the right time of year to see crocodiles as it is winter and the water is cold so they have to come out and bask in the sun.

Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We saw plenty of Crocs, super close to the boat! Bruce knows everything about that river! I highly recommend!

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ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Thanks for your review,Bruce has been on the river for 31 years,and yes he does know everything interesting about all the wildlife. He has really grown up with the crocodiles and knows them well.

Reviewed 7 August 2018

Ray was our guide and boat driver. He did a fantastic job of making sure we all saw the crocodiles and birdlife he found for us, driving in close and using a mirror to flash light on the subject so that even those with lesser...More

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ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thanks for your review,seeing crocodiles in their natural habitat is am amazing experience and Ray is just the guide to show you.

Reviewed 31 July 2018

A great trip down the river. We saw 4 crocodiles, ranging from tiny to mature and lots of birds. Griffith our guide was very knowledgeable, and really good at spotting hidden wildlife, including a curled up python high up in the branches of a tree....More

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ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher's Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the review we really appreciate it, Griffith is truly a gem to have on our team! so glad that you got to experience his passion for tour guiding on the Daintree River.

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