Top Port Douglas Attractions
Here is round up of the variety of services and attractions for tourists and holiday makers looking for stuff to do when coming to Port Douglas.
World Class Accommodation
Port Douglas has some of the greatest hotels and resorts in North Queensland set amongst spectacular landscapes and golf courses like The Sheraton (Mirage) Grand Port Douglas and Hotel Pullman Port Douglas Sea Temple Resort and Spa. If soaking up rays in a swim-up bar is your thing or you're looking for a fabulous dining experience, resorts like The Ramada Port Douglas or The QT Port Douglas are great option.
World Famous Restaurants
Restaurants in Port Douglas presents the best in tropical dining the North has to offer with a range of flavours cooked by renowned local and international chefs. From award winning fine dining at Nautilus or Zinc Restaurant, the tropical fusions of Salsa Bar and Restaurant, or the fresh seafood of On The Inlet, you can find it here. Port also has fun and family restaurants like Mango Jam and Hogs Breath Cafe.
World Heritage Rainforest
The Daintree National Park is the worlds oldest living ecosystem and it bounds large swathes of World Heritage listed rainforest accessible by road across the Daintree River Ferry. To explore the Daintree River and get up close to crocodiles there is the Daintree River Cruises or the Daintree Rainforest River Train, or to head deeper into the wilderness there are guided tours like BT Bush Safaris, Daintree Discovery Tours and Tony's Tropical Tours for a more personalised tour. For a really different adventure try out Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours for a new perspective on the forest.
World Heritage Reef
The Great Barrier Reef has the largest World Heritage Area in the world and is the worlds' largest living organism. Port Douglas is the closest departure point to get to the reef and the Port Douglas Reef Marina has a fleet of boats providing a way there. From the many different diving and snorkelling tours options offered by Quicksilver Cruises, including Silversonic and Wavedancer, to a reef fishing experience with the Dragon Lady or Port Douglas Sportsfishing Charters, the reef waits to be seen to be believed.
Port Douglas is situated in a region blessed with an abundance of wildlife from native birds to small marsupials, a lot of which inhabit the surrounds of the town. To get to meet the local tropical creature a little closer visit the Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas for a breakfast with the birds or head to Hartley's Crocodile Adventures just south of town to see a croc have his breakfast.