Things to do in Cairns
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:
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.
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.
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.
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.