2 days in Cairns Itinerary

2 days in Cairns Itinerary

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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 7th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at St Monica's Cathedral and then meet some fierce fish with a shark diving experience. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Josephine Falls and then cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Cairns visit planning tool .

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airport is Cairns International Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Cairns can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

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