River Drift Experience

Floating on the Mossman River
Mossman River
Mossman River
Drifting on the Mossman River
Drifting on the Mossman River
Floating on the Mossman River
Floating on the Mossman River
River Drift Experience
Mossman River

Embark on an unforgettable adventure with Back Country Bliss's River Drift Experience. This 3.5-hour journey immerses you in the natural beauty of the Mossman River, combining the thrill of river floating with the tranquility of rainforest walks. Starting with a convenient pick-up from your Port Douglas or Mossman hotel, you'll be transported to the lush surroundings of the Daintree National Park, just 20 minutes from Port Douglas.

Navigate the serene waters of the Mossman River on your personal river sleds, floating at your own pace. Discover hidden waterways, marvel at the stunning rainforest canopies, and soak in the breathtaking scenery. This experience is perfect for everyone, including families with children aged 4 and above.

Choose from a morning or afternoon tour and create lasting memories in one of Australia's most beautiful natural settings.


  • Swimming
  • Floating
  • Rainforest walk


  • Return Transfers from Port Douglas and Mossman Hotels
  • Photos
  • Snacks
  • Water
  • River Sled
  • Safety equipment and guide


Pick up from Port Douglas Hotels and Mossman (Including Thala Beach, Silky Oaks Lodge)
Tour departs Mossman at 9.00am OR 2.00pm. Please advise preferred time of tour when booking.
Tour does not operate on Christmas Day (25 December)

Additional Info

Children: Small children can journey down the river on large river sleds. Minimum age for tour is 4 years old.
Duration: 3.5 hours (with up to 2 hours in the rainforest).
What to bring: Swimwear and towel
Note: Guests that require glasses should wear contact lenses, otherwise prescription masks are available. Please leave all valuables and loose fitting jewellry at accommodation.
Operator: Back Country Bliss Adventures