9 days in Queensland Itinerary

9 days in Queensland Itinerary

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9 days in Queensland Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + shuttle:  6​h 45​min
1
Port Douglas
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
Cairns
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + foot + train:  7​h
3
Eumundi
— 1 night
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  6​h
End: Sydney

4
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.
Head to Des Spencer Galleries and Studio 49 Artisan Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Get outdoors at Safaris and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures. Spend the 20th (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Four Mile Beach, look for gifts at With Sugar, hunt for treasures at Sunday Market Port Douglas, and view the masterpieces at Ngarru Gallery.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Port Douglas online holiday builder .

Sydney to Port Douglas is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Sydney in April, things will get a bit warmer in Port Douglas: highs are around 34°C and lows about 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Cairns.

Things to do in Port Douglas

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Thu): kick back and relax at Palm Cove Beach, then take in the exciting artwork at Village Gallery, then take in the exciting artwork at Underart Gallery, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Doongal Aboriginal Art.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Cairns trip planner.

Getting from Port Douglas to Cairns by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a shuttle. In April, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Eumundi.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trip

Palm Cove
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 25:
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach

1
night
Eumundi

Eumundi ©
Eumundi is a small town and locality in the Sunshine Coast hinterland in the Sunshine Coast Region, Queensland, Australia, 21 km south-west of Noosa Heads and 118 km north of the state capital, Brisbane. On the 26th (Fri), look for gifts at The Real McCaul, then view the masterpieces at Artisans Gallery, and then hunt for treasures at The Original Eumundi Markets. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Artworks in Clay by Anne Gentry-Smith, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chenrezig Institute, and then explore the galleries of Art on Cairncross.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Eumundi trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Cairns to Eumundi takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Eumundi

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Art on Cairncross, Chenrezig Institute, Artworks in Clay by Anne Gentry-Smith
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The Original Eumundi Markets ©
The Original Eumundi Markets
Chenrezig Institute ©
Chenrezig Institute
The Real McCaul ©
The Real McCaul

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