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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): stroll through Esplanade Boardwalk and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Cairns driving holiday app.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Cairns is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from Jakarta to Cairns, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In December in Cairns, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Port Douglas.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Trails
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 15:
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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 16th (Mon), look for all kinds of wild species at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures and then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the gorgeous colors at Opal Reef, then get outside with Horses in Port, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Port Douglas vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Cairns to Port Douglas takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. On the 18th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 15 — 18:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Safaris
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures

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