16 days in Magnetic Island & Port Douglas Itinerary

16 days in Magnetic Island & Port Douglas Itinerary

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16 days in Magnetic Island & Port Douglas Itinerary

Start: Magnetic Island
Magnetic Island
— 12 nights
ferry + bus + foot + Fly + shuttle:  5​h 15​min
Port Douglas
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly + foot + bus + ferry:  5​h 15​min
End: Magnetic Island

Magnetic Island

Magnetic Island ©
Magnetic Island is known for nature, wildlife, adventure, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Magnetic Island Forts Walk, stroll through Geoffrey Bay, hunt for treasures at Horseshoe Bay Markets, and play a few rounds at Magnetic Island Country Club.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Magnetic Island visit planning tool .

In July, daily temperatures in Magnetic Island can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 11th (Sun), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Magnetic Island

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Geoffrey Bay ©
Geoffrey Bay
Fishing Charters & Tours
Magnetic Island National Park ©
Magnetic Island National Park

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 12th (Mon), see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Keep things going the next day: get to know the resident critters at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, identify plant and animal life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, and then make a trip to St Mary’s by The Sea chapel.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Port Douglas attractions planning site .

Getting from Magnetic Island to Port Douglas by combination of ferry, flight, and shuttle takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and shuttle. In August in Port Douglas, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 19°C at night. On the 14th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Mossman Gorge
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas ©
Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas
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