With all the facilities and space available to you at Rainforest Estate there's really no reason to leave. And you don’t have to. However, you are in the heart of the world famous Tropical North Queensland tourism region so there are plenty of things to do if you want to explore and experience this unique part of the world, which of course you should.
Rainforest Estate is perfectly located in the middle of two World Heritage Areas and on the edge of the Atherton Tablelands.
Port Douglas, an international five-star resort village with old-world charm and the home of Four Mile Beach and the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, is 15 minutes to the south.
The Daintree Rainforest, the oldest wet tropics rainforest on earth containing rare and protected rainforest flora and fauna found nowhere else on the planet, is 15 minutes to the north.
The Atherton Tablelands, the northern-most section of the 3,000 km long Great Dividing Range rising over 1,200 metres (4,000 feet) from the coastal plains, is 15 minutes to the west. Experience spectacular Baron Falls, Kuranda Markets, Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail, mountain lakes, plantations and historic towns and villages like Yungaburra, Milla Milla, Mareeba, Atherton and many more.
Within 5-10 minutes of Rainforest Estate are the Mossman township, Mossman Gorge, fantastic restaurants, beaches and other tourist attractions and facilities.
Other nearby attractions and activities (5-15 minutes) include:
Cairns International Airport is 60 minutes to the south by road (15 minutes by helicopter from Rainforest Estate’s helicopter pad).
There’s a world of excitement, intrigue and culture right at our doorstep. You don't have to go far.
You can rent a car and explore in your own time and at your own pace. You can join organised tours or create your own itineraries with private guides.
We can provide advice on the best local attractions (some totally private) and / or we can arrange everything for you. We can provide written driving instructions that provide suggestions for self-guided tours from one-hour to full days.
With a climate that suits year round holiday makers, there is no shortage of things to see and do in this unique and spectacular part of the world. You can spend a few days, a few weeks, or even a few months being totally entranced by this very special five-star destination at any time of the year.
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