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.
We've included these beaches for you: Four Mile Beach and Etty Bay. Get in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Esplanade Boardwalk. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cairns: Paronella Park (in Mena Creek), Australian Sugar Industry Museum (in Mourilyan) and Port Douglas (Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas & Fishing Charters & Tours). Spend the 19th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, explore and take pictures at Rainforest Heart, pause for some photo ops at 1876 Landing Party, and take in the dramatic scenery at Josephine Falls.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Cairns trip itinerary builder app .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Cairns International Airport. March in Cairns sees daily highs of 87°F and lows of 74°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

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Port Douglas, Millaa Millaa, Innisfail, Malanda, Windy Hill Wind Farm Viewing Area
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