3 days in Cairns Itinerary

3 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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairns: Safaris (in Port Douglas) and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Palm Cove). Spend the 28th (Sun) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. The adventure continues: enjoy some diversion at Esplanade Lagoon Pool.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Cairns journey planner .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Cairns International Airport. In October, daytime highs in Cairns are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Safaris, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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