Waterfalls, stunning lakes, rainforests and great company

The Atherton Tablelands is a must see spot when you visit Cairns in Queensland! The combination of rainforest, waterfalls and natural slippy slides provides the perfect mix for a real green adventure. Go on, live on the wild side when you book a Barefoot Tour to explore the wild side of North Queensland.

So why Barefoot?

Because these guys run a great trip and they take their environmental impact seriously which we love. Chelsea, who is the boss lady has the biggest heart and absolutely loves helping you have the best day tour of Cairns!

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Atherton Tablelands Waterfalls Day Trip

Just an hour’s drive south-west of Cairns, in Tropical North Queensland, lies the cooler-climate of The Atherton Tablelands and it’s stunning! With a wide variety of landscapes and attractions a day out here has it all, waterfalls, rainforest walks and the most stunning scenic drives. Oh and keep your eyes peeled for the famous cassowaries which is the flightless birds or Tree Kangaroos (endemic to the Wet Tropics), we just love a good wildlife spotting don’t you.

Barefoot Tour will take you on a magical journey through the tropical far north stopping for a delicious lunch with a great view and take home the feeling of having enjoyed nature gifts without harming the environment.


  • Lake Eacham
  • Curtain Fig Tree
  • Millaa Millaa Falls
  • Josephine Falls
  • Stunning lookouts


  • Transfers to/from your Cairns accommodation.
  • Morning Tea (biscuits, cakes & muffins) and locally grown tea & proper plunger coffee
  • Stunning lookouts
  • Great photo opportunities.
  • Chance to spot rainforest wildlife (cassowaries, tree kangaroos).
  • Picnic lunch (fresh bread, salad items, meat & fruit platter).
  • Multiple freshwater swimming places including waterfalls & a natural water slide.
  • Afternoon snack (good ol’ Aussie Tim Tams, quick fruit stop).