This iconic tropical playground is surrounded by natural wonders and walks, with water activities, sought after regional produce and tropical experiences from Daintree to the Tablelands.
Yoga devotees of all levels will be dazzled by the views of Four Mile Beach while they pose. Yoga Port Douglas has modern and classic classes, some exclusively for kids.
Year round golf is never better than at a Championship course in the tropics. At Palmer Sea Reef, golfers of all levels can enjoy and test their skills.
Explore an area so precious it is world heritage listed. Hike the Tableland or, for a challenge, Tinaroo Dam. Follow Lake Barrine to the giant 1100 year-old Kauri trees, a magnificent sight.
All ages and fitness levels are catered for around here. Everyone can experience our splendid rainforests. Take the Lake Eacham Walk to the turtle-viewing platform or walk the Kauri Creek.
One of the world’s great rainforests is a 45-minute drive up the road. Take a picnic to the Daintree Rainforest to enjoy on the riverbank or take the ferry across and go explore.
Experience the splendor of Barron Gorge National Park, its mountain scenery, rainforests and diverse wildlife, or the famous Daintree Rainforest, with Mossman Gorge and Cape Tribulation.
You can walk to the beach from town in under 5 minutes. Stop to chase the crabs at the rocky headland then stroll along the tropical shores of Four Mile Beach.
Enjoy an outdoor cinema in the warm tropical air. Wander down to the lagoon pool and pull up a chair, or put your feet up and watch from the balcony.
Port Douglas is regarded as one of Australia’s and the world’s premier sports fishing and game fishing destinations. Experience the diversity of game, reef and river fishing by charter boat.
The Port Douglas region is steeped in history of early settlers, mystery and triumph. Let local legend, K-Star Kevin, take you on a walking or electric bike tour.
Take a fun ride on a Peppers quad bike, exclusive for guests, or visit a bike hire place in town. The marina and Four Mile Beach are popular scenic rides.
Journey through a tropical wonderland on a self drive tour of the Daintree, Mareeba and Atherton. The magnificent coastal rainforest and beaches stretch from Mossman to Bloomfield River.
There’s nothing quite as romantic as riding along the beach or through the forest. Wonga Beach rides with Wonga Horse Riding, or Port Douglas Horse Riding has pony leads.
Art, music and theatre lovers will find a range of entertainments at the Port Douglas art galleries, with Clink Theatre and Karnak Theatre featuring a great range of performances.
Sample fresh tropical produce at Sublime Bar & Grill, taste wines made from tropical fruit at Shannonvale Winery, or explore the Macrossan Street restaurants and bars at sunset. More »
Sunday 8am to 1pm, join the throng at the famous Port Douglas markets. In winter, Marina Mirage Markets run from 2pm to 7pm. For fresh produce, Mossman Markets run every Saturday.