12 days in Cairns Itinerary

12 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.
Get out of town with these interesting Cairns side-trips: Daintree National Park (in Cape Tribulation), Palm Cove (Palm Cove Beach & Hartley's Crocodile Adventures) and Port Douglas (Safaris, Four Mile Beach, & more). Spend the 22nd (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's lots more to do: enjoy some diversion at Esplanade Lagoon Pool, admire the sheer force of Josephine Falls, get interesting insight from Tours, and make a trip to Green Island.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Cairns itinerary builder app .

In December in Cairns, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

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

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