Just a short drive back from the coast, the spectacular rainforests of the Daintree and Cape Tribulation offer a verdant world brimming with open air adventures. Set off into the jungle on an eye-opening night-time jungle adventure, challenge yourself to an invigorating hike or cool off with a dip in a natural pool under a cascading waterfall.
Of course, there’s nowhere closer to the breathtaking world wonder of the Great Barrier Reef. The Low Isles — a lovely coral cay where you can snorkel and swim with green turtles — is within easy reach of our Port Douglas holiday rentals. But, whether you’re interested in snorkelling, diving, fishing or simply feel like a lazy cruise across the reef, there’s a tour to suit every interest...
Set in the beating heart of the Daintree Rainforest in Cape Tribulation, around 2 hours’ drive north of Port Douglas and 3 hours north of Cairns, the multi award winning Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours take you on a unique rainforest journey where your feet don’t touch the ground!
Reef Sprinter caters for those looking for a true half-day reef experience without spending all day getting there. We have two options: Low Isles Reef & Outer Reef. The Low Isles Reef is just 15 minutes away from Port Douglas and you won't get seasick! The trip is 2 ¼ hours all together, which includes 1 ½ of snorkelling.
Sailaway based in Cape Tribulation, offers a luxury sailing and snorkelling day trip to Mackay Cay on the Outer Barrier Reef, a unique tropical Coral Cay.
Afternoon Sailing & Snorkelling with Turtles - view factsheet
Full Day Sailing & Snorkelling - view factsheet
Sail into the Sunset - view factsheet
Fishing Charter with MV Norseman
A full day reef fishing experience with Norseman on the Great Barrier Reef is a once in a lifetime experience for beginner and experienced angers alike.MV Norseman is a fast and comfortable 60 foot vessel with a licensed onboard bar and air- conditioned saloon area. Our highly experienced and knowledgeable fishing crew will ensure that you have the best angling opportunities possible. Mv Norseman offered full day reef fishing, departing from the Reef Marina in Port Douglas.
Tony's Tropical Tours
Experience the Daintree with Tony's Tropical Tours. You will have two exciting & unique Tours to choose from, with Tour A covering the Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation & Mossman Gorge.
Tour B covers Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation & Bloomfield Falls.
Calypso Reef Tour
Explore the very outer Great Barrier Reef in luxury and style with Calypso. Made up of four separate reefs that face out to the South Pacific Ocean, Agincourt Reef is regarded as one of the most significant sites of this natural wonder.
Aquarius Sail & Snorkel Tour
The Ultimate Low Isles Experience
A place as unique and special as Low Isles should have an equally special means of transport to get you there. Tropical Journeys’ Aquarius is just that and is recognised as one of the most modern and luxurious sail vessels to operate out of Port Douglas.
Aquarius Twilight Sailing Tour
It could be described as one of the most romantic sailing experiences ever for honeymooners and couples, but there is no doubt Aquarius’ twilight sail is also popular among other travellers as well. It is not every day you have the opportunity to sip champagne and nibble on canapés while watching the sun set over the mountains of the Daintree Rainforest.
Back Country Bliss - Daintree Adventure Day
Adventure awaits you in the Daintree Rainforest. Spend the day in the company of an informative tour guide who will take you through the Oldest continually surviving rainforest in the world; observing ancient flora, wildlife and inspiring vistas. An interpretative rainforest walk, Cape Tribulation beach, High Flying Jungle Surfing Canopy Tour and a Wildlife river cruise are all combined to produce an unforgettable experience.
Back Country Bliss - River Drift Snorkel
If you love nature and the water, then this is the perfect tour for you! Within an ancient rainforest, Step into the cool, crystal clear water and drift with the current as you explore life under the water’s surface. Watch fish dart in and around the river stones and keep your eyes out for the occasional turtle.
Out N About Sportfishing
Hook up and experience the thrill of fishing on one of Out N About's popular sportfishing tours. Enjoy estuary and in-shore reef fishing on your tour while using a variety of fishing methods to enhance your time on the water. Experienced guides offer personalised service with a maximum of only 6 guests. Affordable half day shared charters run from 8am-12pm and 12:30pm-4:30pm daily.
Also specialising in Private Charters designed for your individual needs, snorkel Low Isles and fish inshore reefs and estuaries, go night fishing, use poppers, lures, fly or live bait, it’s up to you! Locally owned and operated Out n About offers the opportunity to get out on the water and enjoy the regions beautiful surrounds while pulling in a line. A great value tour and suitable for the novice to experienced angler, a must do while visiting Port Douglas.
Daintree Boatman Nature Tours
Daintree Boatman Nature Tours is a small owner-operated business providing premium small-group wildlife cruises on the Daintree River. Cruises provide close views of highly sought-after birds, crocodiles and snakes, as well as ‘unique insight’ into the ecology of the Daintree River. Two hour cruises are provided at dawn and dusk to maximise wildlife-viewing.
A small vessel is used allowing quiet exploration of smaller narrow tributaries which ensures close observation of wildlife. Passenger number is limited to a max of 10. Cruises are tailored to achieve guest’s viewing and photographic aims. Cruises depart the boat ramp at Daintree Village. Private charters are possible by arrangement.
Bretts Kuranda Tour
Brett’s Kuranda Day Tours leave Port Douglas daily at 8.30 & 11am.
Small groups specialising in service excellence travel on the multi award winning Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, enjoy free time in the Kuranda rainforest village and return on the breathtaking Kuranda Scenic Rail, before heading home via beautiful Palm Cove for cocktails with new friends and great memories!
Ocean Safari Adventure
Half Day - TURTLE TRIPPER ADVENTURE
Ocean Safari....where the rainforest meets the reef!
Ocean Safari offers an exhilarating ride to snorkel the pristine untouched Great Barrier Reef off the Daintree Coast at Cape Tribulation. This half day eco tour visits two different snorkel destinations, each with an extraordinary array of marine life and coral species. After a fast 25 minute ride, guests are ready to snorkel two fabulous locations at Mackay and Undine Reefs.
On most days, the rainforest can be seen along the mainland beach whilst snorkelling the Great Barrier Reef alongside sea turtles, which are found in abundance swimming over reefs full of colourful coral, along with myriads of tropical fish, eagle rays, giant clams and starfish.
Brettâ€™s Outback Tour
Brett’s Outback Tasting Adventures is a delicious and fantastic Food and Wine tasting tour showcasing the spectacular Atherton Tablelands.
A Foodie tour from Port Douglas you will thoroughly enjoy and remember.
Sit back and relax , take in the beautiful views as we take you on a fascinating and tasty journey through another gem of Far North Queensland.
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
Discover the World's Oldest Tropical Rainforest!
Embark on a fascinating journey of discovery over and deep into the world’s oldest continually surviving tropical rainforest.
The iconic Skyrail experience is a must do Cairns attraction that provides a truly unique perspective of Australia’s World Heritage listed tropical rainforest - immersing guests in the sights, sounds, smells and tranquility of one of the most botanically fascinating areas on earth.
Seat in Coach (/passenger)
Airport - Port Douglas $43
Cairns - Port Douglas $45
Airport - Palm Cove $23
Port Douglas - Palm Cove $29
Standard Limousine (/vehicle)
Airport - Port Douglas $224
Airport - Palm Cove $104
Airport - Cairns City $74
Port Douglas - Palm Cove $153
Scenic Hot Air Ballooning
Float over the picturesque Atherton Tablelands on a scenic hot air balloon flight, followed by a delicious champagne breakfast in our beautiful bush setting by the
Barron River White Water Rafting
Only 20 minutes from the city, the Barron River Rafting is the perfect Cairns half day tour!
Each raft is controlled by a highly trained river guide who teaches you the correct techniques during the afternoon and who will share with you the history and wonders of this magnificent landscape.
Niramaya Spa & Beauty
RELAX, INDULGE & ENJOY
The beautiful rainforest setting of Niramaya Day Spa provide a truly tranquil environment to let go and forget about the world for a while. Our range of indulgent and pampering beauty, massage & healing treatments promote health, vitality and rejuvenation - inside and out.
Oaks Kitchen & Garden
Welcome to Oaks Kitchen & Garden
We'd love to share our knowledge of Southeast Asian cuisine with you. Set in four acres of the lush natural surroundings of Oak Beach, Queensland, we've developed a working garden to grow the vast array of organic produce that we use. Ranging from Thai eggplant to kaffir lime, we use what is available and seasonal.
Oaks Kitchen and Garden was created by Ben Wallace and Rachael Boon who have spent their lives immersed in Southeast Asian cuisine and culture.
Their passion for cooking a diverse and interesting menu will influence you to develop your own fondness for fresh, seasonal food.
Cooking Lessons or hire your own private chef who will come to you.
Lizzy’s Home style Dinners - Homemade, Healthy & Delicious!
Open every Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
Menus changes weekly. Fully licensed. Also open for breakfast brunch and lunch.
Otz Food is also available as your own private dining room - Take home food and catering is also available.
Come and enjoy a beautiful 2 hours sailing in the waters off Port Douglas
As the sun sets behind the mountains of Mossman Gorge, enjoy a drink as well as some complimentary cheese and nibbles on the foredeck of Indigo 2.
Indigo 2 is the only vessel that runs a two-hour sunset cruise, giving you plenty of time to soak up the stunning twilight atmosphere. With a maximum capacity of 12 guests, Indigo 2 provides a fantastic opportunity for our guests to experience a Port Douglas sunset cruise, but without the crowds.
Complimentary Finger Food BYO drinks.
Fridges and glassware on board.
Departure from the Crystalbrook Superyacht Marina at 4:00pm
Returning at 6:00pm.
Maximum of 12 passengers
Minimum age 10 years (N/A on private charters)
Departure times vary with the seasons.
Please confirm with the Captain at the time of booking. Private Charters during the day.
Travel Safe Transfers
Airport transfers traveling in a Hyundai Tucson 2016 ActiveX model. Leather interior, comfortable, automatic, seats 4 adults plus the driver with plenty of boot space for luggage.
Prices start from $135.00 pick up from hotel reception in the Port Douglas area, to the Airport with a scenic stop off at Rex Lookout if previously arranged to allow time.
Can offer quotes for 1 hour travel time outside of Cairns peak hour traffic times or 1.5 hours if in peak traffic times or whatever time you would like depending on your needs.
A booster seat and a Childs seat for infants available upon request. Having 25 years of local experienceI offer a personalised, private and discreet transport service.
Cairns Airport to Port Douglas Private Airport Transfers
Relax and enjoy your journey to Port Douglas along one of Australia’s most scenic coastal roads, the Great Barrier Reef Drive.
Port Douglas Transfers is owned and operated by a Port Douglas-based family with more than 30 years’ experience in transport and tourism.
We take pride in offering a friendly, outstanding service at an affordable price.
On your arrival, you will be met by your friendly driver, helped with your luggage, and escorted to your private transfer vehicle, in which you will be chauffeured in air conditioned comfort to your holiday accommodation.
Along your journey, your driver will be happy to share their local knowledge with you, so feel free to ask them about anything you wish to see, do and experience whilst staying in this unique region.
Don’t wait at Cairns Airport for taxis, shuttle buses or hire cars. Book yourself a private transfer, and relax and enjoy your journey.
2 Healing Hands Massage
Surrender Your Senses
Our award-winning spa is located in the heart of beautiful Port Douglas where guests will feel indulged and cared for. We offer the ideal escape where harmony and tranquility gently restore body, mind and soul.
We are dedicated to restoring beauty and balance through individual treatments and spa journeys, personalised for each of our guests by exceptionally skilled therapists.
Our commitment to wellbeing focuses on holistic principles, combining ancient wisdom and modern expertise. The spa uses a 100% organic product range. Made of high quality ingredients such as pure African Shea Butter, Virgin Coconut Oil and essentials oils, Sensatia Botanicals is used in 5 star spas around the world.
Our vision at Realign Massage is to offer an exclusive in home mobile massage experience to the Port Douglas region.
Our team of passionate therapists provide a friendly and nurturing experience in comfort with the convenience of being in your own room or home.
Specialising in a combination of remedial, relaxation & therapeutic treatments to leave you feeling Relaxed, Rejuvenated & Realigned.
Port to Port Tours
When it comes to Transfers to Port Douglas & surrounds, make your trip as relaxed and stress free as possible with Port to Port Tours & Transfers. We offer a private resident pick up service, to transfer you to Far North Queensland’s airports and cruise terminals, in addition to corporate travel arrangements, private charters, conference transportation, transfers for sporting events, plus a whole range of tours available on request.
Knowing you will be traveling in quality, well maintained vehicles is yet another way you can be assured of travelling well with Port to Port Tours & Transfers. All of our experienced drivers are passionate and strive to deliver an outstanding service. Because of this, you can be assured of receiving a reliable, secure and personalised service.