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Things to do in Cairns

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Seeking Reefs & Rainforests? Cairns has you covered!

Cairns is located in Tropical North Queensland making it the perfect gateway to explore reefs, islands and rainforests.

The lush and tropical surrounds makes it perfect to relax on gorgeous sandy beaches or take in the Australian history and culture with a Tjapukai Experience. For the thrill seekers fly through tropical jungles on zip lines on a Go Jungle Surfing Day Tour or speed down white water rapids with Tully Raft Adventures.

CRUISE INTO CAIRNS

CAIRNS MUST DOS

Cairns has plenty of beautiful place to visit and fun filled activities to choose from, so whether you prefer action packed adventure or just relaxing the choice is yours. Here are our top experiences and tours:

Great Barrier Reef, Cairns

1. GO SNORKELLING ON THE GREAT BARRIER REEF

Experience the stunning world heritage Great Barrier Reef; dive or snorkel the pristine waters on an Evolution Day Tour or a Passions Sailing Tour.

The real life beaches of Cairns

2. VISIT THE WORLD'S OLDEST SURVIVING RAINFOREST

The tropical Daintree Rainforest, has much to offer from cassowaries and crocodiles to fan-palms and mangroves.

Kuranda Scenic Railway

3. TAKE THE SENIC RAILWAY

Ride the Kuranda Scenic Railway through dense rainforest, steep ravines and picturesque waterfalls all from the comfort of a beautiful heritage style carriage.

Sunset in Cairns

4. TAKE A TRIP TO PORT DOUGLAS

Head to the golden beaches of Port Douglas, north of Cairns, along one of the most scenic roads in Australia.

CAIRNS WEATHER

Cairns weather 24-31C av rain 340mm, March-May 29-21C, av rain 237mm, June-Aug 17-26C 34mm, Sept-Nov 20-29C av rain 58mm