Costa Luminosa Cruise Ship Onshore Tours from Yorkeys Knob Cairns & Port Douglas

Costa Luminosa Cruise Ship Onshore Tours from Yorkeys Knob Cairns & Port Douglas, cruise ship passengers can purchase their onshore tours at local prices for tours in Cairns from the Yorkeys Knob Tourist Information Centre. Why pay more? Purchase shore tours at the local price for Cairns tours and save.

Yorkeys Knob Tourist Information Centre can book your on-shore tours at the local price. Compare our prices against those on the cruise ship. Contact our office on 07 4055 7158 for more specific information on tours that suit Costa Luminosa. The most popular tour for ship passengers is to Kuranda. Enjoy the Kuranda markets, rainforest walks, the Kuranda Heritage train and the amazing journey over the rainforest canopy in the Skyrail gondola. Other popular tours include Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures and Tjapukai Aboriginal Culture Centre.

Costa Luminosa from Port Douglas is ideal for taking trips to the Great Barrier Reef or an island experience. Going to Low Isles is a great alternative to Green Island.

Costa Luminosa Arrival & Departure times in Yorkeys Knob Cairns

Port North indicates an arrival time of 7.00 am and departure at 6.00 pm. However, these times are approximated only and we also recommend you check the arrival and departure times that the cruise ship advises you.

Contact us to organise pick-up and drop off at the Yorkeys Knob Marina where your tender arrives and departs from.

Once arriving in Yorkeys Knob, Cairns, the ship will moor just off the coast and you will be tendered in to shore to the Yorkeys Knob Marina. The length of time of the tendering process largely depends on weather conditions on the day. Usually, it only takes approximately 15 – 20 minutes.


For all onshore tours from Port Douglas for cruise ship passengers contact us and ask for our Port Douglas Tour Specialist to assist you with great local knowledge and cheaper prices.

Costa Luminosa is affectionately referred to as Ä diamond of light” as the ship is the diamond in the Costa fleet.  The ship was built in 2008 and operated by Costa Crociere. The 294m long cruise ship can hold up to 2,826 passengers and cost 240 Million euros to build. The 42 day world cruise in Santiago, Chile and visits the following ports: Easter Islands, Pitcairn ISL, Papeete, Rarotonga, Tauranga, Auckland, Melbourne, Brisbane, YORKEYS KNOB, CAIRNS, Komodo Island, Lombok, Benoa and finishing in Singapore.

Passengers who don’t wish to do any onshore tours but would rather just spend a relaxing day at Yorkeys Knob, can take a five minute walk to the Yorkeys Knob Tourist Information Centre.  We can organise a day package for the use of Villa Marine Resort.  You will have the full use of the resort facilities which includes the use of a Villa, swim in our salt water pool, purchase cold drinks, local souvenirs and post cards.  Our friendly staff are here to offer great local information.



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