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Amity Tours

Delight yourself on these amazing tours and take in the myriad of views in this beautiful unique region. Choose from all inclusive air tours, fly-drive, land tours and scenic flights or organise personalised tours to meet your special interest.

Experience the exclusiveness of Lizard Island on the Lizard Island Blue Lagoon day tour. Fly over reefs and cays to Cooktown on the historical Cooktown Heritage day tour. Scenic air touring with the most experienced tour operator on a three day Cape York – Top of Australia tour which includes tours of Cooktown, Thursday Island and Weipa. The Gulf and Savannah Land two day tour which tours Cobbald Gorge, Croyden and Normanton and includes a fishing trip from Karumba. Receive personalised scenic air touring on the Red Centre and Way Outback four day tour. For those with a special interest in art and archaeology try the Jowlbinna Aboriginal Rock Art day tour. The Undara Lava Tubes day tour from Cairns flies over Copperlode and Tinaroo Dams, Atherton and the Tablelands, to the lava country and Undara. Fly over Cairns city, rainforest and cane fields, the town of Innisfail to Cardwell then cruise to Hinchinbrook Island on Hinchinbrook Island day tour.

Tours and air services of this nature throughout this region have been their forte since 1973. With years of operational experience throughout Australia including more remote areas and internationally, they have selected flight paths that take you over the most fascinating country and have chosen the best variety of destinations. They provide an adventure atmosphere without the discomfort of long, dusty road travel with scenic flights between destinations that provide an overall comfortable tour to guests of all ages. The emphasis is on enjoyment, a reasonable degree of adventure and relaxation, operated by experienced personnel with a safety first attitude.

Touring Options

Aussie Outback Pioneer Experience Two Day Tour

This air tour will take you back to the Australian age of dinosaurs and then on through the days and courage of those that pioneered inland Australia, conquering the outback, establishing pastoral and mining industries and creating essential services such as The Royal Flying Doctors and Queensland and Northern Territory Aerial Service (now Qantas) that have transformed vast areas once inhospitable into the vibrant industries and lifestyle of today.

Included: Twin share accommodation with private facilities, tours Winton and Longreach, scenic air travel.

What To Bring: Two days casual gear, hat, light travel bag, personal needs and camera.

Lizard Island Blue Lagoon Day Tour

Experience the exclusiveness of Lizard Island, a once in a lifetime chance to see its unique beauty. Enjoy a swim and snorkel over coral outcrops abundant with marine life in crystal clear water close to the white sandy beach of Watson’s Bay. A tasty tropical lunch is provided in this idyllic island setting, relax as never before, explore the Blue Lagoon and lookouts with their excellent photo opportunities.

Lunch, flippers and snorkles provided.

Cooktown Heritage Day Tour

The flight to Cooktown is over reefs and cays, see Endeavour Reef where Captain Cook ran aground in 1770. The historical tour takes you from Cook’s visit through the gold rush days to today’s relaxed lifestyle, Grassy Hill lookout, the James Cook Museum, lunch and some souvenir shopping. Return flight over heritage listed rainforest, the Daintree River and Port Douglas.

Cape York – Top of Australia

Fly north over reefs and cays to Endeavour Reef and on past Hope Islands to Cooktown, see James Cook Museum, Grassy Hill lookout. Fly over Lizard Island, over coastline, reef and wilderness lands of Cape York, see the northern tip of Australia and the Torres Strait Islands.

Cruise to Thursday Island, take in views of Friday Island, Prince of Wales, Horn, Good and Hammond Islands. Fly over the Endeavour Strait to Weipa.

Tour Weipa, fly across Cape York over Coen to Musgrave, see the inland rivers, homesteads of Cape York, Laura and the Daintree on the way back to Cairns.

Undara Lava Tubes

From Cairns they fly over Copperlode and Tinaroo Dams, Atherton and the Tablelands, to the lava country and Undara. They are met by their Savannah Guide at the airport and taken on an informative tour of the fascinating leaving these unusual tunnel-like formations. The lava tubes are set high in the savannah with its wide variety of bush life, volcanic craters and vast cattle properties. For lunch they return to Lava Lodge and its historical railway carriages. On their flight home they see the upper reaches of the Tully River, Koonbooloomba Dam, Innisfail and canefields on the way to Cairns.

Gulf and Savannah Land Two Day Tour

Day One: Leaving Cairns the flight takes us over Mareeba then follows the track of the Savannalander Train over Georgtown to Cobbald Gorge, on the way seeing the vast network of inland rivers. Enjoy a seafood dinner, relax for the evening and take in the beauty of the Normanton River.

Day Two: Karumba is famous for its fishing with prawn trawling and barramundi fishing being its way of life. They are taken on a morning fishing trip then lunch at The Sunset Tavern before the flight back to Cairns.

Activites and Experiences at Amity Tours

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Jowlbinna Rock Art – three day Torres Straits tour.
  • City Sightseeing Cairns day and night tours.
  • Scenic Flight Reef and rainforest.
  • Direct
  • Inbound
  • Retail
  • Car park
  • Public phone
  • Public toilet
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
  • Aussie Lifestyle
  • Beach
  • City
  • Rural/Country
  • Cultural
  • Educational
  • Environmental
  • Flora and Fauna
  • Historic/Heritage
  • Island
  • Marine
  • National Park
  • Nature based
  • Off road
  • Outback
  • Rainforest
  • Reef
  • Relaxation
  • Remote
  • Soft Adventure
  • Water based
  • Wilderness
  • World Heritage
  • RTN, QH and National Distributors (TQ)
  • 18-35’s
  • Adult Getaway
  • Backpacking/Unstructured
  • Business/Trade/Corporate
  • Disabled
  • Family
  • Group
  • Luxury
  • Meetings Incentive Conventions
  • Senior
  • Single
  • Sunlover Holidays
  • Cheques By Arrangement
  • Bankcard
  • Cheques Bank
  • Cash
  • Electronic Funds Transfer at Point of Sale
  • Foreign Exchange Draft
  • MasterCard
  • Money Order
  • Australian Travellers Cheque
  • Foreign Travellers Cheques
  • Visa
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Host/Hostess
  • Meal
  • Pickup
  • Seat belts
  • Aeroplane

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