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Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

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Hartley's Crocodile Adventures General Entry Ticket
From $28.44*
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures General Entry Ticket
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Located just 40 minutes north of Cairns and 25 minutes south of Port Douglas, Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures is simply the best place to see crocodiles and local wildlife in Tropical North Queensland. With over 2100 metres of timber boardwalks and...more
Captain Cook Hwy, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia
+61 7 4055 3576
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Reviewed yesterday

I was part of a tour group. This was not my cup of tea. Suitable for adults with kids. Koalas and kangaroos were adorable.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jmmToronto2017
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Pleasant location, where you get to see Crocodiles (and other wildlife) up close. You see crocodiles in their “natural environment “ though a man made site, you also see other crocs in pens, there are informative talks and boat trips. You can also feed and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank E9201VCrichardc
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place provides a really upclose experience with the crocodiles. The snake show and crocodile show are a must watch. We enjoyed the Crocodile farming tour too. The best thing about the shows that they provide handy tips and information about do and don’ts. Absolutely...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Coolsis
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was very fun there, we got to go on a cruise (included) and saw lots of crocodiles! The guide was very knowledgeable, we learnt a lot about them. At the croc feeding show (also included) we heard all about the crocs in that lagoon,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Dianna19
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures is a fantastic day out for the whole family. People young or old will enjoy this place. The shows are informative and hilarious at times. All the staff working at Hartley's from the moment you walk up to the gates make you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank 146daniellew
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a car rental and drove from Cairns to Hartley's Crocodile Adventures. The drive is very nice and it takes 45 minutes to get there. We paid for our tickets and the lady was very friendly and wrote down on the map where the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank virginieo239
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A must for all travellers and tourists who come to Cairns and the Northern Beaches.A while day could be spent here watching the crocs being fed on the lagoon or in their pens.Koala and crocodiles photos, snake show and great info on local birdlife from...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cardas2
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I wasn’t sure what to expect from this place as I hadn’t had time to jump online and look at reviews. We have 3 children, our youngest being 3.5, and we enjoyed our time here very much. The shows are very engaging and had me...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank miniyablackdogg
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were at a loose end as our trip had been cancelled so the reception suggested that we pay a visit to Hartley's and it proved to be an excellent afternoon's entertainment. Plenty to do and see from the lagoon boat trip, snake display, crocodile...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Paul A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If your after an up close encounter with salt water crocs then look no further. Live feeding & boat tours are amazing

Date of experience: January 2019
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October 22, 2018|
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Response from STEPHEN N | Reviewed this property |
yes you can hold a small Croc & have professional photos taken if you wish.
Lauren K
April 21, 2018|
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Response from Angela F | Property representative |
Many thanks. Yes, we're happy to do this. We keep the bags generally in our office where they are right in front of us. I have some lock up storage area if you really need it.
April 1, 2018|
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Response from Angela F | Property representative |
Yes you can cuddle a Koala at Hartley's. And yes if you follow through our web site direct booking system you can also book a Koala photo. Or go through to our web site. I'm not allowed to give your our email address.