Even though this region is not a mass-tourist destination, there are still a wealth of things to discover in the vicinity of. Two examples of places in the vicinity of Kowanyama are Pormpuraaw, 40 miles (64 kilometers) to the south, and Koolatah, 55 miles (89 kilometers) to the northwest.
If the weather forecast keeps you indoors, take a trip to Cape York Peninsula's craft workshops and art galleries.
If you love to get wet, this is a great place for you. Swimming is popular with locals and tourists and another great outdoor sport is fishing. Breathe in and let your worries melt away as you try out some of the area's gentler pursuits such as shore fishing and wildlife watching.
Australia Day is celebrated on the 26th of January, so if your visit coincides, set aside your sightseeing and spend the day celebrating with proud locals.
The world is a book and those who don't spend time traveling stay on only one page. So get out and enjoy the experiences to be savoured in Cape York Peninsula.