From Cairns: Atherton Tablelands Eco-Adventure & Swim Tour

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Dive into Queensland's natural wonders with Barefoot Tours. Explore ancient rainforests, splash in magical waterfalls, a volcanic crater lake and embrace the adventure.


  • Expert Tour Guide: Enjoy a small group experience with no more than 20 people.
  • Carbon Neutral Tours: Every adventure is carbon offset for a greener planet.
  • National Park Access: Includes permits for exploring protected areas.
  • Safety & Trust: Insured for $20M, zero claims, fully accredited QLD operator.
  • Award-Winning: 2023 QLD Tourism Silver Award for Eco Tourism & more accolades.


Welcome to Barefoot Tours, where every journey is an adventure tailor-made to the spirit of our guests. Our tours are a canvas, and the day's experiences are the vibrant colours we use to paint unforgettable memories. Flexible Itineraries, Unique Experiences: Forget the rigid schedules; our tours breathe with the day. We keep our plans flexible, allowing us to add surprise stops and tailor the day to the group's vibe. This means no two tours are the same, and every adventure is as unique as you are. Central Meet-Up, Optional Direct Pick-Up: Our day of exploration kicks off from a central Cairns location, making it easy to start the adventure. Prefer a direct pickup? We've got you covered for a small additional fee, ensuring a hassle-free morning. Nature's Playground Awaits: With a cosy group of up to 20 adventurers, we venture into the heart of the Atherton Tablelands. From the exhilarating natural slides at Josephine Falls to the serene waters of Lake Eacham and the towering majesty of ancient fig trees, we immerse ourselves in the beauty of Queensland's landscapes. Swim, Explore, Laugh: Our itinerary is dotted with opportunities to swim in nature's most beautiful pools. Whether it's the iconic Millaa Millaa Falls or the crystal-clear Lake Eacham, we're here to splash, laugh, and create moments that last a lifetime. Picnic with a View: When it's time to refuel, enjoy a picnic lunch that's as delightful as the views around you. Craft your perfect sandwich, enjoy fresh fruits, and let us know of any dietary needs in advance. We're all about keeping the energy up and the smiles wide. Eco-Conscious Adventure: Our commitment extends beyond the day's fun; we're dedicated to preserving these natural wonders. Our tours are carbon offset, ensuring that our exploration contributes positively to the environment we cherish. Crafting Your Adventure: As the sun begins to set on an unforgettable day, we return to Cairns, each with a heart full of joy and a camera full of memories. Barefoot Tours isn't just about seeing the sights; it's about diving deep into the experiences, making every moment count, and ensuring that every tour is as unique and memorable as our incredible guests. Are you ready for an adventure that adapts to the day, ensuring a unique experience filled with discovery, fun, and the untouched beauty of the Atherton Tablelands? Join Barefoot Tours, where every day is an opportunity to explore, laugh, and create stories you'll tell for years to come. Let's make today unforgettable. Adventure awaits!


Expert local guides for an engaging and informative experience Small group tours capped at 20 to ensure a personalized adventure Carbon-neutral tours, supporting environmental sustainability Entrance fees to all national parks for hassle-free access to stunning locations Comprehensive insurance for your peace of mind A delicious picnic lunch featuring local produce, with options for various dietary needs (advance notice required) Opportunities for swimming in pristine natural pools and iconic waterfalls Interactive insights into the local ecology and cultural heritage Award-winning eco-tourism experience, recognized for excellence First aid trained guides, ensuring safety throughout the adventure

Important Information

  • Dietary Requirements: Please inform us of any dietary restrictions or allergies at least 24 hours before your tour. We strive to accommodate all our guests' needs to ensure a delightful dining experience. Transfer Services: If you require hotel pickup and drop-off services, arrangements must be made directly with us at least 24 hours in advance. Additional fees apply. This ensures a seamless start and end to your adventure. Weather Conditions & Itinerary Changes: Our tours are designed to offer the best experience, adapting to weather conditions and ensuring the safety and enjoyment of our guests. As such, itineraries may be subject to change. Accessibility: We are committed to providing inclusive and accessible tours for all. If you have any accessibility needs, please contact us in advance so we can make necessary arrangements. Your adventure awaits! Join us at Barefoot Tours for an unforgettable journey through Queensland's stunning landscapes. Let's make memories together.

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