Ethically Visiting Biodiversity Hot Spots

Jul 27, 2021

AFAR Magazine lists the coastal and mountain range habitats, elevated plateaus, and fresh bodies of water of The Daintree as one of the world’s 6 must-see biodiversity hot spots, recommending eco-conscious travellers stay at Silky Oaks Lodge to experience tourism best practises. 

“Hidden within 80 acres of dense rainforest on the edge of Daintree National Park, Silky Oaks Lodge is a collection of 38 veranda-lined tree houses and riverside accommodations that will reopen after a major renovation on November 1, 2021. From there, the lodge can arrange for guests to easily enter the rainforest for Indigenous culture walks with the Kuku Yalanji people or a river safari to spot resident crocs and hundreds of bird species. Pair the rainforest with a day trip to the nearby Great Barrier Reef via catamaran.” – Jennifer Flowers, AFAR Magazine.

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