Departs every Monday & Thursday
Comprehensive tour to explore the Sunshine Coast Hinterland
Visit the Blackall Range to see the Glass House Mountains
Walk through a rainforest to view native wildlife and plants
Travel with a guide to learn about our culture & history
Stop at two panoramic lookouts for stunning views
Mary Cairncross Scenic Rainforest Walk
Free time to explore Montville village
Delicious 2-course gourmet lunch
Entry to The Ginger Factory (Thursday Tour Only)
Lunch - (GFA) Gluten free available (VA) Vegetarian available (VGA) Vegan Available *Other dietary options available
Itinerary – Departs Monday & Thursday
Today is a day to explore the amazing Sunshine Coast Hinterland Region. View the ancient volcanic peaks of the Glass House Mountains, walk through the lush rainforests, take in the breathtaking scenery - lose yourself in the natural beauty and serenity of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland.
Montville Village – 1 Hour Free Time
When we arrive at the Hinterland Village of Montville, you can spend an hour checking out the delightful shops and boutiques, enjoying this picture-postcard village and its fresh mountain air.
Lunch at Secrets on the Lake or The Edge Restaurant – 1 Hour
Depending on availability, your gourmet lunch will be at either “Secrets on the Lake” which is set in the rainforest on the side of Lake Baroon. a popular foodie destination near Montville enjoying panoramic views of Lake Baroon, or “The Edge Café Bar and Restaurant” in Montville which is perched on the edge of the escarpment & offers panoramic views of the Sunshine coastline. Regardless of the lunch venue, you’ll enjoy a delicious 2-course meal included in the tour.
Gerrard’s Lookout – 15 Minutes
One of two scenic lookouts we stop at will be Gerrard’s Lookout, high on the hill land this lookout offers coastline views to Coolum, Maroochydore, Caloundra and Bribie Island. Nearby
Mary Cairncross Scenic Rainforest Reserve & Lookout – 90 Minutes
As we travel along the Blackall Range, we stop at Mary Cairncross Scenic Reserve, a scenic rainforest reserve set on 55 hectares of subtropical rainforest overlooking the stunning Glass House Mountains. Here you will have an opportunity to walk a flat and easy 1.7km trail through the pristine rainforest learning about the unique flora and fauna that abound here. Or alternatively, you can sit and enjoy a coffee overlooking the stunning Glass House Mountains instead of taking a walk through the rainforest.
Mapleton Falls Lookout – 15 Minutes
The Mapleton Falls lookout for some is a highlight of their day, a hidden treasure in the Hinterland region, this scenic lookout offers amazing views over the Obi Obi Valley and the top of lush rainforest canopy.
Learn to how Ginger is grown, harvested and turned into yummy foods on a Factory Tour, ride the Ginger Train or go on the Overboard Boat Ride. You can also shop at speciality retail stores, enjoy a huge range of delicious foods or wander the sub-tropical garden filled surroundings.
Whether you want to eat, shop or play – the Ginger Factory has something for all everyone.
Mooloolaba, Maroochydore, Alexandra Headlands, Cotton Tree, Coolum, Twin Waters, Marcoola, Peregian Beach, Sunshine Beach, Noosa, Noosaville, Tewantin
Mooloolaba 7.30 am
Maroochydore, Alexandra Headlands, Cotton Tree 7.40 am
Twin Waters, Marcoola, Coolum 7.55 am
Peregian Beach, Sunshine Beach 8.05am
Noosa 8. 15am
Noosaville, Tewantin 8.25 am
Q: What if I am late?
No refund is payable if a passenger is not at the departure point at the nominated departure time to participate in the tour. Guests should ensure that they know exactly where the departure point is and should arrive there at least 10 minutes early