Things To Do in Port Douglas

Situated only 50 minutes drive north of Cairns and discreetly hidden away from the world is Port Douglas, one of the most sought after holiday destinations in Australia and indeed the world. What makes it so popular is its year round tropical climate, relaxed village atmosphere and location next to two World Heritage sites, the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest. You will never be short of things to do in Port Douglas with the picturesque 4 mile beach and the cosmopolitan restaurants and shops on Macrossan Street only a short walk away.

Below is a list of the most popular things to do in Port Douglas:

Relax at Four Mile Beach        

The fine, white sands of Four Mile Beach in the heart of Port Douglas is lined with coconut trees and is well renowned for its tranquil beauty. It is a great place to take a romantic walk, relax with a ..... Read More Details

Explore the Great Barrier Reef        

The Far North Queensland town of Port Douglas is the closest departure point for people wanting to experience the natural beauty of the Great Barrier Reef. Visitors can choose to go sailing, snorkelling ..... Read More Details

Visit the Daintree Rainforest        

Located just a short drive away from Port Douglas is the world heritage listed Daintree Rainforest. The pristine ecosystem of the rainforest is 130 million years old and features a wide variety of birds, ..... Read More Details

Admire the Animals at the Wildlife Habitat        

Situated at the start of the Port Douglas road as you turn off the Bruce Highway the Rainforest Wildlife Habitat is an amazing attraction where you can observe a large variety of native animals, birds ..... Read More Details

Feel the Excitement of Cane Toad Racing        

At the Ironbar pub in Port Douglas you can experience the fun and excitement of Cane Toad Racing. Participating in these races are such aptly named toads like Fat Bastard, Forrest Jump and Prince Charming. ..... Read More Details

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