How to honeymoon in Tropical North Queensland

Honeymoon // by QB

Bursting with natural wonders, awesome adventures, luxe accommodation and a romantic setting to boot, Tropical North Queensland promises loved-up couples magical and memorable honeymoon moments.

From days exploring vibrant townships and World Heritage wonders to tickling your taste buds at sophisticated restaurants and spoiling yourselves with indulgent and romantic massages (this is Australia’s spa capital, after all!), Tropical North Queensland has plenty to offer both the adrenaline-junkie and indulgence-only kind of couple. Read on to discover some of the incredible experiences to savour in this magical part of the world.

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118730-56-Kuranda-Scenic-Railway-Tourism-and-Events-QueenslandA Kuranda Railway Dreamtime experience

Indulge in a real North Queensland experience with a journey aboard the famous Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, teamed with a visit to the amazing Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park.

128420-56-Mossman-Gorge-Tourism-and-Events-QueenslandVisit Daintree, Cape Tribulation and Mossman Gorge

Discover the unique wilderness of the World Heritage-listed rainforests of Cape Tribulation and the other-worldly Mossman Gorge as you cruise along the mighty Daintree River.

136636-56-Michaelmas-Cay-Tourism-and-Events-QueenslandSnorkelling and diving the reef

You won’t believe the colours of the tropics, especially as seen from under the water when you slip on the snorkel and goggles to discover a vibrant kaleidoscope of underwater life with Quicksilver Cruises

editWhite-Water-Rafting-on-Tully-River--Mandatory-credit--Tourism-and-Events-QueenslandWhite water rafting

Classed as one of Australia’s best rafting rivers, the mighty Tully River west of Mission Beach offers a day out that adventurous couples will remember forever.

126498-56-Flames-of-the-Forest-Tourism-and-Events-QueenslandEnjoy a rainforest dining experience

A Flames of the Forest dinner is a once-in-a-lifetime experience, but to add another element to a fantastic meal, book the Aboriginal Cultural Experience on a Tuesday or Thursday evening, which includes storytelling, a didgeridoo performance and song along with a banquet of fabulous food.

jeremy-banks-798784-unsplashRomantic stays

From beachfront retreats to island getaways and mountain hideaways, there is a bevy of luxe accommodation options in the region. Why not host your wedding at one of these resorts then keep the holiday vibe going with a tropical honeymoon?

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Images courtesy of Tourism and Events Queensland