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Silky Oaks Lodge, Daintree River is only 20 minutes from Port Douglas and 70 minutes north of Cairns Airport.

Helicopter transfers are also available from Cairns Airport to the Silky Oaks helipad – 20 minutes

Limousine / private car transfer directly to Silky Oaks Lodge, around 70 minutes

Shuttles by a third party operator or in the Silky Oaks Lodge vehicle, around 1 ½ hours

Directions for self-drive: From the airport take the airport access road to the Captain Cook Highway heading north. Remain on the highway until passing through Mossman. Follow Captain Cook Highway across the Foxton Bridge and then take a left turn onto Syndicate Road. Take the next left into Finlayvale Road. Silky Oaks Lodge is located at the end of road.

Cairns Gateway
The Daintree is easily accessed from Cairns, an international gateway with flights to Europe via Asia, and the USA via New Zealand - a great way to start or end an amazing Australian adventure.


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