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Port Douglas

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.

Mackay Cay Outer Reef Cruise with Sailaway Port Douglas - Lunch Included

Mackay Cay Outer Reef Cruise with Sailaway Port Douglas - Lunch Included

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. Enjoy an inspiring full-day experience at the absolutely stunning Mackay Coral Cay on the Great Barrier Reef in the most sustainable way, including guided snorkelling and a glass-bottomed boat tour.

Outer Barrier Reef Cruise with Quicksilver Cruises

Outer Barrier Reef Cruise with Quicksilver Cruises

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.

Aboriginal Cultural Experience & Dinner with Flames of the Forest

Aboriginal Cultural Experience & Dinner with Flames of the Forest

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.

General Admission to Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

General Admission to Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures is one of the longest continually operating tourist attractions in Australia. The business began in 1934 as a roadhouse for weary motorists. Legend has it the original owner Pop Evans entertained motorists by feeding Charlie the crocodile, while scones cooked in the woodstove. Eight decades later, Hartley’s world-famous Crocodile Attack Show is as popular as ever with daily presentations that strike a perfect balance between entertainment and education.

Low Isles Sailing Tour

Low Isles Sailing Tour

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!

Mackay Cay Outer Reef Cruise with Sailaway Port Douglas - Lunch Included

Mackay Cay Outer Reef Cruise with Sailaway Port Douglas - Lunch Included

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. Enjoy an inspiring full-day experience at the absolutely stunning Mackay Coral Cay on the Great Barrier Reef in the most sustainable way, including guided snorkelling and a glass-bottomed boat tour.

Outer Barrier Reef Cruise with Quicksilver Cruises - Lunch Included

Outer Barrier Reef Cruise with Quicksilver Cruises - Lunch Included

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.

Sunset Sail with Sailaway Port Douglas

Sunset Sail with Sailaway Port Douglas

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.

Swim with Salt Water Crocs and Admission to Wildlife Habitat, Port Douglas

Swim with Salt Water Crocs and Admission to Wildlife Habitat, Port Douglas

Dive into the aquatic territory of the mighty Estuarine Crocodile. It allows you to swim eye-to-teeth with these terrifying predators and live to tell the tale. It is an opportunity to delve into the depths just centimetres away from these man-eating beasts and engage in the most terrifying (but safe!) experience that comes from watching these apex predators. As you come close to croc's sharp teeth, the survival instinct and adrenaline are sure to kick in! Today's experience includes also exploring the park. Wildlife Habitat is an eco-certified wildlife sanctuary that allows you to interact with wildlife in five unique habitats. It provides a chance to experience the animals of Wetlands, Rainforest, Savannah and Woodlands environments. Explore the Rainforest Habitat from forest floor to canopy, as you make your way along the boardwalks and admire the wildlife that call this environment home, including the southern cassowary. Savannah Habitat offers you the opportunity to hand-feed kangaroos and wallabies, as well as admire emus and the Lumholtz’s Tree Kangaroo. If you are looking for an unforgettable Australian wildlife experience, this is the place for you!

Traditional Aboriginal Fishing with SEIT Daintree Dreaming - Lunch Included

Traditional Aboriginal Fishing with SEIT Daintree Dreaming - Lunch Included

Gain hands-on fishing experience using Aboriginal foraging techniques passed down through generations during this incredible full-day fishing expedition in the World-Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest. Arrive at Cooya Beach on Kuku Yalanji traditional fishing grounds where you will receive a spear and head out in search of fish and periwinkles. Connect with Aboriginal culture in this authentic experience endorsed by Tourism Australia. Partake in a smoking ceremony, discover how bush soaps are made, and learn about native plants. Spend the day surrounded by the rainforest, listening to the soft sounds of birds and streams of water trickling over rocks.
Enjoy lunch at Mayi Cafe and Restaurant, operated by the local community within Mossman Gorge Cultural Centre. You will then be taken on a scenic drive through the Shannonvale Valley, where your guide will share stories of living in the area and the resourcefulness of the paper bark tree.

Ultimate Daintree Tour with Daintree Tours

Ultimate Daintree Tour with Daintree Tours

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.

Wildlife Habitat, Port Douglas - General Admission + Breakfast with the Birds Upgrade

Wildlife Habitat, Port Douglas - General Admission + Breakfast with the Birds Upgrade

Wildlife Habitat is an eco-certified wildlife sanctuary that allows you to interact with wildlife in five unique habitats. It provides a chance to experience the animals of Wetlands, Rainforest, Savannah and Woodlands environments. Today, you will start with the iconic Breakfast with the Birds, which has been a must-do for visitors who are seeking a unique breakfast experience. The Curlew Cafe team will be serving up scrumptious breakfast platters, and you can interact and feed Koala’s, colourful birds and more, whilst chatting with the friendly, knowledgeable keepers about their passion for wildlife and conservation. After that, explore the Rainforest Habitat from forest floor to canopy, as you make your way along the boardwalks and admire the wildlife that call this environment home, including the southern cassowary. Savannah Habitat offers you the opportunity to hand-feed kangaroos and wallabies, as well as admire emus and the Lumholtz’s Tree Kangaroo. If you are looking for an unforgettable Australian wildlife experience, this is the place for you!

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