Water activity

Cairns: Half Day Behana Canyon Experience

Activity provider: Allbout Cairns Pty Ltd
Water activity

Cairns: Half Day Behana Canyon Experience

Activity provider: Allbout Cairns Pty Ltd
Likely to sell out

From US$ 148.97 per person

Likely to sell out

Discover the lush World Heritage Wet Tropics Rainforest and experience abseils, rock jumps, rockslides and more at either Behana Canyon or Crystal Canyons.

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Duration 5.5 hours
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  • Abseil alongside the Crystal clear Waterfalls
  • Jump off rock edges into the refreshing waters
  • Slide down natural rockslides, rock chutes
  • Learn a many adventure skills and maneuver through stunning water sections
  • Explore water caves, scrambling down waterways, and more
  • Admire the lush green World Heritage Rainforest
Full description

This Behana Canyon experience is a canyoning tour run out of Cairns by passionate locals who want to share this natural waterfall spectacle with people from all over the world. Your guides pride themselves on being 100% eco-friendly, a passion that is reflected throughout this tour. After meeting your guides at the meeting point, you'll depart for the gorge to soak in the beautiful sights. Your guides will provide instruction on rappelling techniques from the safety of flat ground before you begin the adventure near the top of the gorge and abseil into the freshwater. From there you'll go swimming, walk over rocky gorges and through the tropical rain forest, leap off rocks into the deep pools below, and canyon through Behana Gorge. Enjoy some free time to chill out and enjoy this beautiful natural area.

Take the option to go to Crystal Canyons instead, one of the most popular Waterfalls in the Cairns Region. It boasts beautiful Crystal Cascades, surrounded by tropical rainforest, with a 2km track passing through of many water pools.

Enjoy a 30 meter zipline into the refreshing pool, an abseil down & through one of the waterfalls itself, jumps, slides, abseils, a chance to appreciate nature in a different style of adventure. At the conclusion of your experience you will return to Cairns where you will be dropped off back at your accommodation before 4:00 PM.

  • Wetsuits *(Winter Season)*
  • Helmet, Harness, Carabiners, Life Jacket
  • Safety equipment to wear for the canyoning adventure
  • Professionals abseil instruction from a certified instructor
  • Return Shuttle Transport from Allbout Cairns Shop to location
  • Pick up from Cairns CBD accommodation $10.00 per person
  • Photo packages $25.00 per person
  • Go Pro Hire $60.00 per camera, 32GB SD Card $25.00
  • Shoe Hire $5.00 per person
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users
  • People with recent surgeries

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Meeting point

Please meet us at your tour start time at Allbout Cairns, 58 Grafton St, Cairns CBD.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Swimwear
  • Change of clothes
  • Towel
  • Water shoes

Know before you go

  • Anyone of a reasonable fitness level can take part in this adventure.
  • Fitness Levels: We accept the challenge to cater to everyone’s pace, size & ability
  • Swimming Levels: Guests need to have a very basic level of confidence to maneuver in the water
  • Medical Conditions: Please advise diet requirements, allergies, surgeries, impairments, or disabilities that may affect your level of enjoyment on the day & so we can best cater to you.
Customer reviews

Overall rating

5 /5

based on 17 reviews

Review summary

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February 11, 2023

This was an amazing adventure for all members of our family. Spence was brilliant supporting our 11 year old to participate in the activities and building her confidence to do it herself by the end of the day.

January 20, 2023

Great tour - guides were excellent!!! Highly recommend :)

January 18, 2023

Product ID: 353466