8 days in Cairns Itinerary

8 days in Cairns Itinerary

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Cairns

A neat, cosmopolitan city of shaded plazas and laid-back neighborhoods, Cairns serves as a popular base for exploration of the surrounding region and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as a center for watersport activities like surfing or waterskiing.
Explore Cairns' surroundings by going to Port Douglas (Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, Safaris, & more), Daintree National Park (in Cape Tribulation) and Palm Cove (Palm Cove Beach & Hartley's Crocodile Adventures). Spend the 20th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, take in the exciting artwork at Bones and Jones, get your game on at Cairns Kart Hire Track, and enjoy some diversion at Esplanade Lagoon Pool.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Cairns trip planner.

September in Cairns sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove, Cairns Kart Hire Track, Mossman Gorge, Daintree National Park
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Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

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