Cooktown Highlights


See Cooktown’s historical sights and places of interest on this combination of guided and ‘On Your Own’ tour. Hear stories of Captain Cook’s adventures, the birth of Cooktown and it’s history. Head to Grassy Hill lookout for some great photos from the summit. Next, explore the interpretive centre of the Nature's Powerhouse located in the historic Botanic Gardens, considered a living museum and a magnificent showcase for the plants of Cape York Peninsula. From here, take the rest of the tour at your own pace. Enjoy free time to explore the Gardens, then jump aboard the designated shuttle and head to the Cooktown Historical Museum.
  • Location

    Cooktown

  • Tour Code

    CTN000

  • Duration

    2.5 hours

  • Price

    Adult from $109.99
    Children (12 & under) from $109.99

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Photography

Don’t forget your camera!

Refreshments

Visit the Botanic Garden’s café and art gallery to enjoy a refreshment (own expense)

Special Notes

Please wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and jacket, plenty of biodegradable sunscreen and bring bottled water Admission to the Cooktown Historical Museum is included in your tour price.
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