Palm Cove Activities & Attractions

Many activites are available in and around Palm Cove with daily departures to The Great Barrier Reef – you can be picked up from Villa Paradiso for any activity; from sky diving, rainforest tours, fishing charters and much much more, you can choose from our extensive range.

For Unbiased local advice Book your holiday activities at our Tour Desk – No booking fees are payable.

Great Adventurespalm cove apartments

With a choice of day trips to beautiful Green Island and to the spectacular Outer Great Barrier Reef, Great Adventures departs from Cairns daily ready to whisk you away for a day of discovery and adventure.

Big Cat Green Island

Big Cat Green IslandGreen Island is part of the Great Barrier Reef and is a protected Marine Park.Green Island is a beautiful coral cay readily identified from the air by its emerald rainforest surrounded by white sandy beaches and beautiful coral reefs.

Quicksilver CruisesQuicksilver Cruises

Quicksilver Cruises takes you to the renowned Agincourt Reef at the very outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef. Here, special reefs known as ‘ribbons’ run parallel to the Continental Shelf.

Skyrail Rainforest CablewaySkyrail Rainforest Cableway

Skyrail is the World’s Most Beautiful Rainforest Experience. A 7.5km cableway, Skyrail glides just metres over the canopy of Australia’s World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforests. Two mid-stations, Red Peak and Barron Falls, provide the perfect opportunity to explore and learn more about this ancient environment on boardwalks and at the Rainforest Interpretation Centre.

Paradise Palms GolfParadise Palms Golf

Fancy a game of Golf? A cool, early morning Tee-off and breakfast at the club, is a definitely possibility at Paradise Palms Golf Club close to Villa Paradiso.

Cairns Tropical ZooCairns Tropical Zoo

Cairns Tropical Zoo at Palm Cove is the place to enjoy great, wildlife presentations including Queensland’s ONLY Red Pandas, Free Flight Bird Show, Snake Show, Crocodile Show, Koala and wombat presentation and more. Opportunity to ‘Cuddle a Koala’  hand feed tame kangaroos, meet cassowaries, dingoes, alligators and more.

Cairns Night Zoo

cairns night zooJoin the real Australians after dark at Cairns Night Zoo at Palm Cove! Includes delicious BBQ dinner, beer, wine, soft drinks,  amazing wildlife! Billy Tea, Damper, Campfires and Kangaroos plus great Aussie live entertainment . Reservations are essential and numbers are limited.  Transfers are available.

Ochre Restaurant & CateringOchre Restaurant & Catering

The experience of dining at Ochre Restaurant is often described as a culinary tour of Australia, but regardless of the superlatives, you will find every dining occasion an adventure and every dish a conversation piece.