about the location
Where the rainforest meets the reef … mist at Cape Tribulation is located in the heart of the World’s oldest living rainforest and picturesque headland area within the Daintree National Park, estimated to be over 165 million years old, you will experience somewhere very special and unique. mist is located in one of the most biologically diverse areas in the world and was included in the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area in 1988.
The Eastern Kuku Yalanji Aboriginal people are the Traditional Owners of Daintree National Park, with their country extending from near Cooktown, south to Mossman. Many natural features of the landscape have spiritual significance for the Eastern Kuku Yalanji people. They welcome you to their country and ask that you respect their special place.
Cape Tribulation is an ecotourism destination, renowned for its lush scenery, offering a combination of remote sandy beaches and the world’s oldest rainforest, covering the mountains sweeping down to the coast. The Daintree Rainforest boasts the highest variety of plants and animals found in any rainforest on the planet.