5 days in Queensland Itinerary

5 days in Queensland Itinerary

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Cairns
— 1 night
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Port Douglas
— 3 nights

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Cairns

The Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef

A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
On the 24th (Tue), hike along Esplanade Boardwalk and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Cairns trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Cairns is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Cairns, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Esplanade Boardwalk ©
Esplanade Boardwalk

3
nights
Port Douglas

A holiday in Port Douglas balances an activity-filled getaway with plenty of opportunities to relax, thanks to its proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and bustling beach life.
On the 25th (Wed), look for all kinds of wild species at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Flagstaff Hill Lookout, then get to know the resident critters at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Port Douglas trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Cairns to Port Douglas in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Port Douglas can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 24 — 27:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

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