Port Douglas Boat and Yacht Charters
Located just north of Cairns, Port Douglas offers a sophisticated boat and yacht charter range of product and services. Port Douglas has a beautiful and relaxed atmosphere and boasts great conditions for boating, water sports, or any water activity!
A visit to Four Mile Beach is essential where you can laze away the day on the pristine sand. Enjoy lunch at one of the many cafes scattered along Macrossan Street or spend the afternoon shopping at the Marina Mirage. The Surf-Life Saving Club is located at the northern end of the beach, and during the summer, is a great spot to take a refreshing dip in the protected waters in front of the club.
Port Douglas is also a popular base from which to explore the Great Barrier Reef. There are numerous tours that embark from Port Douglas. Port Douglas Fishing Charters are highly rated as a superb fishing holiday destination by everyone that visits. The fishing grounds of Port Douglas are exhilarating and diverse which will add to the great boat or yacht charter you have planned.
Port Douglas is blessed with natural world heritage listings and is nestled amongst the exclusive grouping of the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest. When not out on the water you can enjoy the rainforests with hikes, day tours and extended tours available in the region.
This region hosts the most productive marlin grounds in the world, complimented by producing over another possible 225 recognised sporting and table fish from the Great Barrier Reef. Light and heavy tackle sports fishing and reef fishing opportunities include giant Blue and Black Marlin, Sailfish, Mackerel, Wahoo, Giant Trevally, Dogtooth Tuna, Coral Trout, Mahi Mahi, Tuna, Red Emperor and Sea Perch.
Within the local rivers and estuaries you can fish for even more species including the barramundi, while tackling the inshore systems will bring you face-to-face with Queenfish, Mangrove Jack, Fingermark, Trevally, Threadfin-Salmon, Tarpon, Permit and a host of other types too numerous to mention!
While there is plenty of fishing to be done in Port Douglas, there is also many interesting and enjoyable places to just cruise. Port Douglas offers cruises for hire or charter to those who wish to explore the area. Scuba diving trips in the clear waters of Port Douglas are also on offer, they are especially popular as The Great Barrier Reef is so close by. Port Douglas also has some excellent waterside scenery which can be viewed from a luxury yacht or motor boat.
Cruising options range from fully chartered to yacht and skipper hire, you can choose to join a group of people and enjoy a day feasting on the glorious sights of which the area offers, or as a small group charter your own course through the amazing territory that is Port Douglas. So whether you are after a short cruise or a longer cruise to escape from everything, there is certainly going to be some Port Douglas cruises available to suit your needs and give you a memorable holiday.
Whether it be a game fishing, reef fishing, estuary fishing, salt water or fresh water fly-fishing, or beach fishing, or any type of boat hire, Port Douglas boat and yacht charters is sure to have something to suit your needs.
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