Skip to content
animal encounter

Trek with Mikel Local Guide

animal encounter

Trek with Mikel Local Guide

Duration
10.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Equipment
Hosted in
English
animal encounter

Trek with Mikel Local Guide

animal encounter

Trek with Mikel Local Guide

Duration
10.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Equipment
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Challenge yourself in natures playground. This trek suits solo travellers, sports groups, families and International student groups. We will meet 7.30 am outside the Reef Fleet Terminal, for a 45min ferry ride to Fitzroy Island, native name Kobar or Gabar (ferry fees included). Once on the Island, we will have a guided nature trek to the Island's highest point, climbing 600 metres to the summit. The hike takes in tropical rainforest and coastal woodlands before opening out to stunning views of the island and surrounding ocean. The path is steep with many steps and should only be undertaken by reasonably fit and healthy walkers. On return there is time for lunch (own expense) and a complimentary guided Turtles Tour depending on availability (must be booked prior to departure) Enjoy free time for the rest of the afternoon with ample opportunity for fun beach activities. Depart the Island at 5.00 pm

Your host

Learn more about Mikel

Mikel

Welcome to paradise. I am Mikel and I will be your host for this amazing tropical island experience. I have be living in Cairns for 14 years & I am a certified Queensland TAFE Outdoor Recreation Teacher instructing & guiding sea kayaking, abseiling, bushwalking, canoeing, Aboriginal culture, mountain biking & wildlife encounters.

What's included

Equipment
Nature guides

Where you'll be

Guided nature trek to highest point on the Island. Complimentary visit to the meet the turtles if available.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 14 and up can attend. Trek with Mikel Local Guide is a nature based experience and has no wheelchair access. Guests must be able to climb steps.

More tips

This nature based activity is weather dependent. The Turtles Tour is complimentary though subject to availability.

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

Airbnb Experiences are vetted for quality

  • Local experts

    Led by locals who love where they’re from and what they do.

  • Small groups

    With intimate group sizes, you’ll never get lost in the crowd.

  • High standards

    Every experience is reviewed for unique access.

Mikel
Trek with Mikel Local Guide
New experience
£123/person
New experience
£123/person