Half Day Kayak Turtle Tour From Palm Cove

Paddle through limestone caves, encounter turtles and explore coral reefs on this half-day kayak turtle tour from Palm Cove to Double Island in Cairns.
Half Day Kayak Turtle Tour From Palm Cove


  • Epic kayaking tour from Palm Cove to Double Island

  • Spot green and hawksbill turtles in the ocean

  • Paddle to coral reefs

  • Enter a limestone cave

  • Plenty of time to swim at a secluded beach

  • Explore the local mangroves to see rays and baby sharks

More info


Environmental Management Charge is payable when arriving at the tour $7.00 per person.


  • 3.5 hour kayaking experience
  • Kayak hire
  • Safety equipment
  • Friendly guide


  • Get out on the water for an epic kayaking adventure
  • Paddle through crystal clear water from Palm Island to Double island
  • Get up close with the Great Barrier Reef marine wildlife
  • Refreshments and snacks on the island
  • Perfect opportunity to get active
  • An unforgettable reef experience


  • Please allow 3.5 hours for this experience
  • Available all days except Christmas Day

Departure Location

  • The tour departs from 73 Williams Esplanade, Palm Cove QLD 4879. Palm Cove is a 25 minute drive north of Cairns City. This is a shuttle bus service and there is also public transport available.

What To Bring

  • Wear swimwear
  • Bring a sunhat and sunscreen
  • Waterproof camera (if you have one)
  • Snacks

Additional Information

  • A minimum of two participants is required for this experience to run, and there will be a maximum of 14
  • This tour is weather dependent. The operator reserves the right to re-schedule or cancel the activity if conditions are unsuitable
  • Minimum age is 8 years old

Cancellation Policy

  • Change your booking up to 48 hours before the start time of your experience
  • Changes are not permitted within 48 hours of your experience
  • Late arrivals or no shows may result in you forfeiting your experience

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at the time of booking
  • Upon completion of the purchase, please print the voucher and present on the day of the experience
  • Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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