Port Douglas is the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, one of the Natural Wonders of the World. There are several excellent options for visiting the Great Barrier Reef.
This idyllic tropical island is situated approximately 8 nautical miles from Port Douglas and is home to not only spectacular coral gardens and marine life, but to a plethora of spectacular migratory bird life such as mangrove kingfishers, sea eagles and ospreys.
The Daintree Rainforest is the oldest continuously living rainforest in the world, dating over 135 million years and covering an area that stretches from Mossman Gorge in the South to Cooktown in the north.
Local half day tours are available so you can make the most of your time in the Far North. Whether your holiday is limited to a few days in Port Douglas or you are having a weekend getaway, there are all types of half day activities available to make your experience complete.