Port Douglas is a relaxed, tropical sea-side village, where the reef meets the rainforest. A perfect getaway location, it features a great range of restaurants, bars and boutique shopping. Relax by the beach or take a tour to some of Australia's iconic natural wonders, the World Heritage-Listed Great Barrier Reef and the World's oldest living rainforest, the Daintree. Go snorkelling or diving, adventure on a mountain bike tour or learn about Indigenous country and culture through immersive experiences.
Experience the oldest continuing culture in the world with this intimate cultural experience with local Kuku Yalanji people. Flames of the Forest, only 10 minutes from Port Douglas, takes guests on a journey into Dreamtime Legend with performance featuring didgeridoo, singing & storytelling. You'll be picked up from your hotel and welcomed with sparkling wine and canapes as you enter the rainforest, a beautiful, natural backdrop for this unique experience. Enjoy a seven dish banquet as local Kuku Yalangi share their timeless oral traditions which will stick with you for years to come.
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon on the Great Barrier Reef, filled with sailing, snorkeling and swimming. Immerse yourself In nature by swimming with turtles, taking a trip on the glass bottom boat, or relaxing on the white sandy beaches. As the sunsets take in the spectacular views as you sail back to the port. This is the perfect afternoon out to experience the absolutely stunning Great Barrier Reef in the most sustainable way!
Immersed in the northern frontier of Great Barrier Reef, this is the perfect snorkelling and sailing adventure for a conservation-minded visitor. Ideally suited to those who can swim and have a spirit of fun and adventure. Discerning guests can enjoy an inspiring full-day experience at the absolutely stunning Mackay Coral Cay on the Great Barrier Reef in the most sustainable way!
For your experience of a lifetime, Quicksilver’s wave-piercing catamaran and friendly crew will take you to a reef at the very edge of Australia’s Continental Shelf, to an underwater world that is a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour and brilliance.
Choose to dive, snorkel, or stay dry and explore the stunning reef from the comfort of a Quicksilver semi-sub, just one meter underwater. Watch the fish feeding from Quicksilver’s unique underwater viewing platform and underwater observatory. Whichever way you choose, you’ll bring home a lifetime of memories from this living natural wonder.
Enjoy the thrill of pure sailing! A must do when visiting Port Douglas is to relax with a twilight cruise on board the first class sailing catamaran. Soak up the peace and tranquillity of a tropical sunset over the Coral Sea as you sail along the coast of Port Douglas. Take in the ambient music, relaxed and friendly atmosphere, and spectacular mountain views while enjoying a welcome drink and delicious canapés.
Explore the Daintree in a whole new way by ziplining through the rainforest canopy and visiting the beautiful sights of the Daintree National Park and Cape Tribulation. The day begins as you are picked up from your Port Douglas accommodation and meet your friendly guide for the day. You will cross the Daintree River by cable ferry and take a stroll at Cape Tribulation - the only place where two World Heritage destinations meet. Stop for morning tea before embarking on your exciting, guided zipline tour through the tranquil tree tops. You will have a picnic lunch prepared for you and the opportunity to purchase something delicious from the Daintree Ice Cream Company. Cruise the Cooper Creek through the mangroves in search for estuarine crocodiles and other wildlife before making the trip back to Port Douglas.
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