Its not a hard question surely, but if you are struggling with ideas take a look below and see our top 12 picks for what to see and do in Cairns and Port Douglas.
There is something for everyone here…..
Top 12 things to do in and around Cairns - Port Douglas
Have a look at our list of the 12 "must do" things in and around Port Douglas, Cairns and the Atherton tablelands.
This list is derived from content with the Latitude Travel Services wholesale brochure. Enjoy! And we hope this assists your planning.
Visit the famous Port Douglas Sunday market for local produce and arts and crafts.
Visit Coffee Works in Mareeba and experience Coffee World, just one hour drive from Cairns. If it has anything to do with Coffee it will be there. Enjoy unlimited all-day tastings of coffee, tea, chocolate and liqueur.
Hire a Car and explore the World Heritage listed Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation, be sure to visit the Floravilla Ice Cream Factory.
Take a short drive to Mossman, swim and explore the Mossman Gorge, experience the Sugar Mill tour and drop by Shannonvale Tropical Fruit Winery.
Join Aussie Drifterz at the Behana Gorge on their magical Half Day Tubing Tour, Tube through natural tree tunnels, freshwater snorkel, make natural facepaints, swim or just relax!
Explore Kuranda with Skyrail,. Glide just metres from the rainforest canopy in gondolier cabins to experience the wonders of the Rainforest. Spend a few hours at the Kuranda Markets and return via the famous scenic railway.
Walk 4 Mile Beach, Port Douglas at Sunrise. Kilometres of sand lapped by the waves from the Coral Sea and overhung by palms and tropical forests.
Discover Cairns with Cairns Discovery Tour; learn about the rich local history of Cairns, the tropical climate and lifestyle of this city.
Get up close and personal with the animals at Daintree Wild Zoo, only 40 minutes north of Port Douglas.
Spend the morning at the Wildlife Habitat having "breakfast with the Birds", the kids will love it!
Fly to the Great Barrier Reef, snorkel, lunch and then cruise back with Heli Charters, Cairns.
Spot a Croc with Bruce Belchers Daintree River Cruises.