Holiday information for Port Douglas
Located in far north Queensland in one of the most beautiful and tropical locations along the Queensland coast is the stunning holiday destination of Port Douglas. This small cosmopolitan coastal town has it all and being just one hour’s drive north of Cairns you can have the best of both worlds. Port Douglas is a playground for thousands of holiday makers each year who seek life’s little pleasures, luxury and indulgence, where the rich come to escape to and many come to unwind in. Port Douglas is a haven for anyone who loves pristine rainforests, stunning beaches, wildlife, marine life and with the Great Barrier Reef fringing its shore, you can dive down onto the world’s most beautiful coral reef system that can be right at your doorstep.
Port Douglas Destinations
Throughout Port Douglas you will find something for everyone, whether you wish to be pampered, indulged, do a little shopping or perhaps taste your way around the coastal town, you will find plenty to fill your days with. Explore the coastline and its many treasures, take to the hiking trails through the rainforest and National Parks that border the town to see what you can come across to set out by bike to explore the rolling hills. In and around Port Douglas no matter what time of year you decide to visit, you will always be greeted with a variety of fun filled adventures and activities to embark on no matter what your age might be. You can easily do a day trip to the famous Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation or stay in town to play a round of golf, book into a day spa or spend some time down by the beach where you can go kite surfing, swimming and snorkel right from the beach.
Port Douglas Attractions
During the day you can fill your hours with as much or as little as you would like when holidaying Port Douglas! Laze by your resort pool and soak up some rays, head out for a cruise, join a fishing charter for an experience you will never forget or jump on board a diving and snorkelling charter that will take you out to the Great barrier Reef or Green Island. Port Douglas certainly will be your one stop shop for all things fun and entertaining. Take in the Sunday Markets where many interesting buys can be picked up along the way, enjoy a sunset cruise for the perfect way to cap off a memorable day in Port Douglas or even take the kids to the Wildlife Sanctuary Habitat to get up close to a variety of wildlife.
Combine all of this with the huge range of Port Douglas accommodation that caters for all travellers from backpackers to champagne travellers, you are sure to find just what you are searching for. Hotels, resorts, budget motor inns, apartments, boutique hotels and luxury accommodation boasting everything you could possibly need for an enjoyable time away, can all be booked depending on the style of accommodation you are after. When planning your trip from Cairns to Port Douglas ask about the great deals and holiday specials that you can book so that your accommodation, tours, cruises, meals and other extras can all be included into a very attracting package. Port Douglas is desired by so many, so why don’t you come and discover for yourself just why it is!