Spend your morning at Port Douglass, enjoying the vibrant atmosphere. Only a short drive north of Cairns, the town of Port Douglas is one that must be experienced. The well-known resort town’s main street is a shoppers’ paradise, especially on every Sunday when the amazing local markets take place, selling Australian made products. Get a chance to interact with the friendly locals as you discover Port Douglass. See the stunning beaches and the tropical surroundings with beautiful white sands, fringed by swaying coconut palms stretching as far as the eye can see.
Then, spend your afternoon at Hartley's Crocodile Aventures, part of the largest zoo in Cairns. Set in an amazing, natural eucalyptus forest, with landscaped walkways, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures is the best location to see most of the Aussie animal favorites in one single location! Your adventure includes the famous Hartley's Crocodile boat ride, where huge Saltwater Crocodiles are hand fed from the pole, jumping high out of the water to snatch the bait! All animals can be viewed up close and personal. Enjoy the drive up to Hartley's Zoo as you cruise along the coastline with beautiful scenery, rated often as one of the top 10 coastal drives in Australia.