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Cape Tribulation

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A lush headland that's part of the forested Daintree Region, Cape Tribulation was so named by Lieutenant--later Captain--Cook in 1770, when his ship ran aground in the area. A center of wildlife preservation, the cape possesses a small number of resorts, lodges, and hostels, making it a popular destination for visitors pursuing more nature-focused travel and recreation. Take a look at our Australia driving holiday planner to refine the details of your trip to Cape Tribulation.
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Where to stay in Cape Tribulation

All accommodations around Cape Tribulation cater to visitors who enjoy being close to nature. Park your RV or pitch a tent at one of the campgrounds and have access to all the onsite facilities, or explore the forest lodges, backpacker hostels, and bed and breakfasts on offer. All options are conveniently located for trips into the surrounding rainforest as well as enjoying the beach. Bear in mind that nature comes first at Cape Tribulation and places to stay are somewhat limited, so it's a good idea to reserve in advance.
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