5 days in Brisbane & Cairns Itinerary

5 days in Brisbane & Cairns Itinerary

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5 days in Brisbane & Cairns Itinerary

Prague
Fly:  27​h
Brisbane
— Few hours
Drive:  21​h 45​min
Cairns
— 1 night
Fly:  23​h 15​min
Prague

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Brisbane

Brisbane ©
Queensland’s biggest town and state capital, Brisbane has an attractive, manicured image based around its riverside aesthetic as well as the contrast between its high-rise center and extensive urban greenery.
On the 14th (Sat), get great views at Mount Coot-tha Lookout.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Brisbane online itinerary planner .

Prague, Czech Republic to Brisbane is an approximately 27-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Prague to Brisbane, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Prague in April: high temperatures in Brisbane hover around 30°C and lows are around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cairns.
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Mount Coot-tha Lookout ©
Mount Coot-tha Lookout

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Cairns

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): tour the water at your own pace with Shaolin Junk Cruises and then have fun at Esplanade Lagoon Pool.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cairns trip site .

Traveling by flight from Brisbane to Cairns takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brisbane in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Cairns: highs are around 34°C and lows about 26°C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Cairns

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Shaolin Junk Cruises ©
Shaolin Junk Cruises
Esplanade Lagoon Pool ©
Esplanade Lagoon Pool
St Monica's Cathedral ©
St Monica's Cathedral

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