Paluma

Paluma - North QLD - Queensland

For an unforgettable experience make your way 60 kilometres north of Townsville where you should prepare yourself for a truly exceptional sight seeing escapade. Paluma village is situated in the Mount Spec National Park, the southernmost point in the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area. Nestled in the lush rainforest is a cool mountain retreat perfect for romantic weekends and secluded oasis for relaxation. You will find art galleries, craft and fresh produce, rainforest walks, birdwatching and quaint accommodation.

A trip to Paluma is nowhere near complete without a visit to Little and Big Crystal Creeks. Throw the swimmers in the car just in case the temptation is too much, with many locals gathering for the peace and tranquility of cooling off in pristine waters and reading a favourite book atop a rock with cascading water all around. Wandering around the mesmerising waterfalls in two of the most idyllic freshwater swimming holes in North Queensland will leave you inspired and dreaming of returning to this picture perfect paradise. Don't forget to make time for an exploration of Paradise Lagoon where the water is so clean you can see right to the very deep lagoon floor. If it sounds too good to be true then a visit to this incredible place will quell those thoughts immediately. They really have to be seen to be believed.


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