Cape Tribulation Journals

Australia: Rainforest to Reef

A November 2000 trip to Cape Tribulation by Nicole S-D

Quote: An amazing holiday in one of the most beautiful and tranquil places in the world.
After a scenic 2.5 hour drive up the coast from Cairns, we were thrilled to arrive at PK's. Nestled in the rainforest, just a short trek from the beach, this tiny budget resort offers a laid-back mix of adventurous travelers from all over the world. Accommodations are clean and you can choose from small occupancy cabins, 8-bunk cabins, or the campsite. Be sure to check the bulletin board in the lobby for local events and services: we found a masseuse who gave fantastic hour-long massages for AUS$40 in her open-air hut in the rainforest as goannas walked by and tropical birds sang. During the day, take off on one of the guided hikes, horse rides, snorkeling expeditions, or kay...Read More

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PK's Jungle Village

Cape Tribulation, Australia

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Nicole S-D

Nicole S-D
Claremont, California

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