6 days in Queensland Itinerary

6 days in Queensland Itinerary

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6 days in Queensland Itinerary

Start: Naples
+2
train + Fly + shuttle:  28​h
1
Port Douglas
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Cairns
— 1 night
Fly + train:  28​h
End: Naples

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: meet the residents at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, experience rural life at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, and then make a trip to St Mary’s by The Sea chapel.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Port Douglas trip planner .

Naples, Italy to Port Douglas is an approximately 28-hour combination of train, flight, and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) is 9 hours. In September, daytime highs in Port Douglas are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

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

1
night
Cairns

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 5th (Thu): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Cairns road trip planning app .

Getting from Port Douglas to Cairns by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. In September in Cairns, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Scuba & Snorkeling

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