About our Cruises

Explore like a local!

Crocodile Express is the only operator with two different departure
points along a twelve kilometre stretch of the river. This gives visitors the
best opportunities to see wildlife and the diversity of this amazing eco
system. From rainforest to mangroves the scenery is spectacular.
The Upper Daintree section from Daintree Village is especially popular
for bird watching and departures from near the Daintree River Ferry
crossing offers spectacular views of Thornton Peak, rainforest and

Adult $30.00 AUD
Child (4-14yo) $15.00 AUD
Seniors $27.00 AUD
Students $27.00 AUD
Family (2A + 2C) $70.00 AUD

Cruise One

Upper Daintree Cruise
Departs from Daintree Village Jetty

  • Check in at Daintree Information Centre
  • Freshwater section of the river (Tidal)
  • Saltwater Crocodile habitat
  • Beautiful Tropical Rainforest setting
  • Birdlife, butterflies and reptiles
  • Rural cattle farming district

Cruise Two

Lower Daintree Cruise
Departs from Daintree Gateway

  •  Check in at the ‘Big Croc’ booking office 200m before ferry crossing
  • Saltwater section of the river (Tiday)
  • Saltwater crocodile habitat
  • Complex mangrove & rainforest eco system
  • Birdlife, butterflies and reptiles
  • Free tea and coffee while you wait