River Drift Snorkelling

Mossman River - Floating in the rainforest
Mossman River - Birds Eye view
Mossman River - Enjoying the scenery
Mossman River - Drifting under the canopy
Mossman River - Drifting down the river
Mossman River - Floating through paradise
Mossman River - Floating in rainforest
Mossman River - River Drift Snorkelling
Mossman River

Experience River Drift Snorkelling with Back Country Bliss, on this adventure you will experience snorkelling, floating and beautiful rainforest walks. The tour is a duration of approximately 3.5 hours starting with pick up from your Port Douglas or Mossman Hotel. You will see amazing fish species and wildlife. Float and snorkel down the river as fast or slow as you like on your river sled. Mossman is easily accessible only 20 minutes from Port Douglas and a popular stretch of the Daintree National Park.

During your experience you will have the chance to see turtles, over 30 species of fish, water dragons, birds and platypus as you float down the beautiful river and lush rainforest. This tour is suitable for all guests including children from 4 years and above. Choose from either morning or afternoon tour.


  • Swimming
  • Snorkelling
  • Floating
  • Rainforest walk
  • See wildlife and fish species


  • Return Transfers from Port Douglas and Mossman Hotels
  • Photos
  • Use of wetsuit, snorkel, mask, riversled
  • Snacks
  • Safety equipment and guide


Pick up from Port Douglas Hotels and Mossman (Including Thala Beach, Silky Oaks Lodge)
Tour departs Mossman at 9.20am OR 2.20pm. Please advise preferred time of tour when booking.
No tour operates on Christmas Day (25 December 2022)

Additional Info

Duration 3.5 hours (with up to 2 hours in the rainforest).
Small children can journey down the river on large river sleds. Minimum age for tour is 4 years old.