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6-Day Tropical North Queensland Self-Drive
6-Day Tropical North Queensland Self-Drive

A scenic self drive itinerary that includes the coastline hugging
road between Cairns and Port Douglas, offering amazing beach and mountain views, with the Atherton Tablelands, a land of lakes and waterfalls and tropical rainforest. Finishing with some time on the golden sands of Mission Beach.
Price includes:
• 5 nights hotel accommodation
• Avis group B car hire for 6 days

Day 1: Cairns to Port Douglas 42 miles 1 hours.

Collect your car from Cairns airport and take the impressive ocean drive along the Cook Highway. There are plenty of great stops to choose from along the way. Call in at the beachside village of Palm Cove. Perhaps stop at Hartley’s Crocodile Adventure Park where you can cruise on a lagoon and see crocodiles and other wildlife. Arrive in the laid-back holiday town of Port Douglas, with its backdrop of steep mountain ranges, coastal beaches and headlands. Stay 3 nights. Standard: Villa San Michele. Superior:
Peninsula Boutique Hotel

Days 2 and 3: Port Douglas
Two full days at leisure. Enjoy the spectacular Four Mile Beach, a full day cruise to the Great Barrier Reef or take a short drive north to Mossman Gorge and the Daintree.

Day 4: Port Douglas to Rose Gums, Atherton Tableland 85 miles 2 hours.
Head inland to the tropical rainforest of the Atherton Tablelands. Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat is a one-of-a-kind experience that you will remember long after returning home. Stay in your very own treehouse with spectacular views. Spend time enjoying one of the many tracks that take you through beautiful rainforest scenery with abundant birdlife. Standard and Superior: Rose Gums Wilderness Retreat

Day 5: Rose Gums to Mission Beach 85 miles 2 hours.
Head south and to the coast at Mission Beach. Set on a 14 kilometre white sandy beach, Mission Beach boasts a great variety of activities with over twenty nearby islands, white water rafting and reef trips just to name a few. Mission Beach village is just a short walk along the beach. Standard: Castaways Resort and Spa, Resort room. Superior: Castaways Resort and Spa, Coral Sea View room

Day 6: Mission Beach to Cairns Airport 90 miles 2 hours.
Time at leisure before your drive north to Cairns Airport to complete your itinerary.

Prices per person from: Standard £442; Superior £579.


Far North Queensland Self-Drive
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