Ayton is about 40 miles (64 kilometers) from Port Douglas and 75 miles (121 kilometers) from Cairns.
Vacationing in just one place, regardless of its popularity, will only ever furnish you with a narrow window into the broader rhythms and life-ways of a region. So be sure to delve into Tropical North Queensland's other cultural and natural attractions. If you're keen to explore more of the region, you'll find Diwan, 19 miles (31 kilometers) to the north, and Cow Bay 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the north.
To learn a little about the the local culture, head to Tropical North Queensland's craft workshops and art galleries.
Tropical North Queensland has exciting ways to get into its unique landscapes. Thrill seekers can sign up for one of the mountain climbing or horse riding experiences on offer here. When the weather is fine, enjoy Tropical North Queensland's alluring waterways. Surfing and snorkeling are just two of the popular ways to get active here.
Be aware, if your plan is to be in Australia around the 26th of January, Australia Day is widely celebrated at that time and some attractions may not be open.
Always remember, travel adventures are one of the rare things that makes you richer. Your time in this city will leave you with memories you'll treasure forever.