Looking for what to do in Port Douglas? A popular destination for backpackers and honeymooners, if you’re after a carefree beach holiday, Port Douglas at the tip of Queensland, Australia has got it all. Taking less than an hours drive to get from Cairns to Port Douglas, it is a perfect base to explore Australia’s natural landscape. After checking into your Port Douglas accommodation, waste no time and head out to the Great Barrier Reef for snorkeling scuba diving and boat cruises. The Kuranda Rail is a must do experience, taking you past rainforest and waterfalls.
A visit to the world heritage Daintree rainforest Cape Tribulation and Low Isles are essential to understanding the beauty of Port Douglas and the region. If you haven’t organised car rental in Port Douglas there are plenty of tours in and around the area. Simply browse our catalogue for all things to do in Port Douglas. If a Port Douglas luxury experience is more your style, be prepared for pampering with deluxe spas, villages and resort style accommodation. In addition, if you're looking for more information on what to do in Queensland as a whole instead of just what to do in Port Douglas, or even an efficient Port Douglas Itinerary for stays of varying lengths, be sure to check out our detailed information pages!
Dining and Bars in Port Douglas
Restaurants in Port Douglas
- 2 Fish Seafood Restaurant
Indulge in some fresh local seafood and friendly efficient service at this restaurant.
Address: 7/20 Wharf Street, Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4099 6350
Salsa Bar & Grill
Known for being a “Local’s Favourite”, it is easy to see why Salsa Bar & Grill has developed a reputation for having great food, fantastic service and an outstanding atmosphere.
Address: 26 Wharf Street, Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4099 4922
Billy’s by the Sea
If you are in the mood for excellent Greek food with friendly service and reasonable prices, then this is the restaurant for you.
Address: 28 Wharf Street, Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4099 5558
This contemporary bistro offers spectacular views of the Coral Sea along with an excellent menu that boasts of fresh local produce.
Address: Crn Wharf & Macrossan Streets, Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4099 6160
Enjoy modern Italian cuisine as you soak up the Mediterranean feel that surrounds this restaurant. You will enjoy some delicious food with a great ambience and courtyard dining.
Address: 41 Macrossan Street, Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4099 6364
Indulge in fresh seafood and excellent service with amazing ocean views. As you take in the spectacular sunset, browse through the vast menu of seafood available to you. If you have been fishing, the chef at this restaurant will be more than happy to cook up something for you with what you have caught. An experience not to be missed.
Address: Shop 17 Portico Building, 53 Macrossan Street Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4099 5433
Harrison’s Restaurant & Bar
This restaurant offers delicious modern European cuisine along with excellent service and an interesting menu.
Address: 22 Wharf Street Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4099 4011
Mango Jam Café
Offering a great menu with great service, this is one restaurant the whole family will enjoy.
Address: 24, Macrossan Street, Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4099 4611
Bars and nightlife in Port Douglas
Address: Inside the Marina Mirage, Wharf Street, Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4099 5200
Address: Macrossan Street, Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4098 5181
Address: 5 Macrossan Street, Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4099 4776
Barrier Reef Tavern
Address: 35-37 Reef Street, Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4099 3655
Address: Macrossan at Davidson Portico Building, Port Douglas
Phone: (07) 4099 6260