|AAT Kings’ independent
touring City Stopover in Port Douglas, enjoy a cruise on the Great Barrier
Reef, trip on the Kuranda train & time to explore independently.
Day 1: Arrive Port Douglas
On arrival at Cairns Airport you will be transferred to your hotel in Port Douglas (flights anytime, airfare not included). The remainder of the day is at leisure to explore Port Douglas.
Hotel: Radisson Treetops Resort & Spa (superior) or Sheraton Mirage (first class), Port Douglas, 3 nights.
Day 2: Great Barrier Reef
An experience of a lifetime today - cruise out to an underwater world that is a dazzling kaleidoscope of colour and brilliance - Agincourt Reef at the very edge of Australia’s Continental Shelf. It is a magnificent ribbon reef where you can experience first hand the magic that is the Great Barrier Reef. You can dive, snorkel or just stay dry and explore the stunning reef from the comfort of a Quicksilver semi-submersible craft, just one metre underwater. Watch the fish feeding from Quicksilver’s unique underwater viewing platform and underwater observatory. Enjoy a delicious tropical buffet lunch before returning to Port Douglas.
Day 3: Kuranda - Skyrail - Tjapukai
Today board the famous Kuranda Railway at Freshwater Station. Enjoy a breathtaking trip on one of the world’s most scenic operational rail journeys. On arrival in Kuranda, there is free time to take a stroll through the famous Kuranda Markets. Return to the lowlands by the Skyrail Cableway which takes you above the canopy of the tropical rainforest. Visit the award- winning Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park, where the legends of The Dreamtime are brought to life. Learn about this ancient culture through theatre, stage shows and demonstrations. Later return to your hotel.
Day 4: Depart Port Douglas
You will be transferred from Port Douglas to Cairns Airport to connect with your onward flight (flights anytime, airfare not included).