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Bruce Belcher’s Daintree River Cruises

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We have been conducting tours on the Daintree River since 1987 and run a family operated, one hour river tour from a private jetty. Our boats are small and personalised for a quality experience and our tours focus on wildlife such as snakes and...more
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Cape Tribulation Road, Daintree, Queensland 4873, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We highly recommend this tour!! We were by far the smallest of the boats in the water and the guides know extremely well were all crocs & snakes are located so we got to see 3 crocs. When we were actually done already with the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank KatiNow
ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher’s Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your great review. Seeing wildlife on a small boat makes the experience much more personal and you gather more information about about the wildlife.Our guides are extremely passionate about nature and you are seeing it in its natural habitat.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We got to see 3 crockadiles and a python. Bruce was great, he answered questions, gave us lots of info on the animals, history and area. He would turn the boat around for everyone to see and take pictures. It was clear he cares for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher’s Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your great review,it is greatly appreciated.Bruce is knowledgeable and passionate about the Daintree river and all its wildlife.Have a wonderful time in Australia,and so glad your experience some great wildlife in its natural habitat

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely 12:00 cruise on the Daintree with Bruce. There was only the 2 of us on the cruise. We saw 4 crocs and other fauna. All stafff were exceptionally helpful with tips about what to do and see in the area. We...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher’s Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review,it is greatly appreciated.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We expected to see more wildlife, particularly birds on this tour. Whilst we understand that you don't automatically see Crocs and other wildlife, there was actually very little to see other than a wide muddy river and mangroves. We have done a tour of this...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this tour. Bruce has been operating since 1987 and his knowledge and experience really showed. He told lots of facts about the habitat of the river and we saw two crocodiles. One was a juvenile of about 1.5 metres who was partially...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wowee, Mr Ray is a friendly bloke. Learn some manners if this is you and your families business. It says on the website that the only booking needed is for the 8.15am cruise, so we didn’t book and arrived for the 11am cruise 30 minutes...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently took this tour with my family. We had my retired parents, ourselves & 3 children aged 17, 12 & 9. Everyone young & not so young throughly enjoyed our morning out with Bruce. The whole experience was fantastic,from booking to doing the cruise was...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Spent some time on a short cruise with Bruce. Boat was clean and comfortable and binoculars were provided. Bruce took the time to share loads of information without making it overwhelming. We saw an adult crock and a baby crock, as well as a beautiful...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher’s Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your informative review,it is greatly appreciated. Viewing wildlife in its natural habitat is a great experience.

Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

This tour was great! We saw 4 big crocs and one small. We had Bruce as our guide and he was so nice! He told us about everything and when he could he shutdown the boat and came and sit with us and talk about...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher’s Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded February 8, 2019

Thanks for your review,Bruce is very passionate about wildlife and enjoys showing this amazing place to guests that visit us.

Reviewed January 15, 2019

Fantastic experience to go on a trip with the amazing Ray. I swear he can spot a croc when nobody else can. We sax four crocs in all, including a 900kg heavyweight male at about 8 metres distance. So pleased we chose Bruce B’s as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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ZonaB, Owner at Bruce Belcher’s Daintree River Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2019

Thanks for your review,seeing crocodiles in their natural habitat is an amazing experience.

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