Queensland & the Great Barrier Reef - Cape York Peninsula & the Savannah Way (Chapter)
This is the Cape York Peninsula & the Savannah Way chapter from Lonely Planet’s Queensland & the Great Barrier Reef guidebook.
Rugged and remote Cape York Peninsula has one of the wildest tropical environments on the planet. The overland pilgrimage to the tip of Australia is simply one of the greatest 4WD routes on the continent, an exhilarating trek into Australia’s last great frontier.
- explore the remote and wild Lakefield National Park
- swim in the idyllic freshwater pools at Twin Falls and Eliot Falls
- restaurants & accommodation
- haul in a big barramundi and watch a blazing sunset over an icy beer at the colourful Gulf port of Karumba
Coverage includes: Cape York Peninsula, Lakeland, Musgrave, Archer River, Lockhart River, Weipa, Bramwell Junction, Jardine River, Northern Peninsula Area, Torres Strait Islands, the Savannah Way, Mt Garnet to Undara, Mt Surprise, Georgetown, Croydon, Normanton & around and Burketown & around.
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