Mission Beach Vacations
Mission Beach is approximately 70 miles (113 kilometers) from Cairns and about 100 miles (161 kilometers) from Port Douglas.
While it can be a temptation to simply sit back and relax while vacationing in Mission Beach, remember, the surrounding region's treasure-trove of natural sights, cities and towns lie just beyond your doorstep. Some interesting places within a relatively short distance of Mission Beach are Innisfail, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the south, and Cardwell, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north.
People who spend time exploring Tropical North Queensland usually take time to explore the wide range of farms, open-air markets and open-air exhibits dotted throughout the region.
Take some time out from seeing the sights and spend a few relaxing hours sailing or snorkeling. There are heaps of thrilling adventures to be enjoyed in the area around Tropical North Queensland. Try abseiling or horse riding to get your adrenaline pumping.
The 26th of January is the time when many people in Australia observe Australia Day, so look out for festivities and parades if you happen to be visiting Mission Beach at that time.
Upon conclusion of your vacation here, don't forget that you can always come back. As you may have heard the locals say: Once a visitor, always a friend.