Night Markets, Cairns

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Stay up late at Night Markets, popular with tourists from around the world. Open late each night of the week, these markets are a collection of stalls catering mainly to foreign travelers, with vendors selling clothes, handmade crafts, souvenirs, food, beverages, and jewelry. Inspired by similar markets found all around East Asia, Cairns’ night markets were created as a convenient way for local merchants to satisfy the growing tourist demand for inexpensive but well-made local products. Today, you can visit over 130 stalls at a pleasantly air-conditioned shopping center, located on the city’s popular Esplanade. Use our Cairns tour itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Night Markets and other attractions in Cairns.
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  • We found some good bargains in quality Australian made items. Also loved the ‘fish manicure’ Something for everyone.  more »
  • Really good little market, so many choices of souvenirs to buy from T-shirt’s to fridge magnets to even a henna tattoo. The food is a bit hit and miss, but overall a good place to buy everything in on...  more »

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