Destination guide

The cosy city of Daintree awaits you

The riverfront, rainforest and wildlife display a scene truly unique to Daintree. This city is well-known for its bird watching and zoo. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Daintree

Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Daintree has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Daintree Mangroves Wildlife Sanctuary (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Daintree Wild Zoo (4.4 mi / 7 km)
  • Daintree Discovery Centre (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Mossman Golf Club (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Bat House Cape Tribulation (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Daintree

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Daintree is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mossman Gorge (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
  • Daintree Mangroves Wildlife Sanctuary (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Daintree Rainforest (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Daintree Rainforest (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Mount Sorrow (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Myall Beach (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Daintree

The nearest airport is in Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), located 52 mi (83.7 km) from the city centre.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Daintree?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Daintree. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Daintree Village: 260 holiday rentals
  • Daintree Mangroves Wildlife Sanctuary: 381 holiday rentals
  • Mossman Gorge: 641 holiday rentals
  • Cape Tribulation: 36 holiday rentals
  • Four Mile Beach Park: 622 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Daintree listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Daintree?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 31 Houses in Daintree. Our other popular types of Daintree holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 5 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 5 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 5 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Daintree?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 18 holiday homes with pool available in Daintree. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.