22 days in Cairns Itinerary

22 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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Thornton Beach and Etty Bay. Visiting Fishing Charters & Tours and Photography Tours will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Cairns side-trips: Babinda Boulders (in Babinda), Birdworld Kuranda (in Kuranda) and Yungaburra (The Afghanistan Avenue of Honour, Lake Barrine, & more). Spend the 15th (Sun) exploring nature at Lake Eacham Crater Lakes National Park. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Granite Gorge Nature Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Wonga Beach, take a peaceful walk through Daintree Rainforest - Cooper Creek Wilderness, and see the vivid underwater world at Opal Reef.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Cairns trip maker app .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Cairns International Airport. November in Cairns sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Yungaburra, Port Douglas, Mareeba, Innisfail, Cape Tribulation
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Birdworld Kuranda
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