3 days in Cairns Itinerary

3 days in Cairns Itinerary

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Cairns
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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: Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Palm Cove) and Safaris (in Port Douglas). Spend the 3rd (Wed) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's more to do: have fun at Esplanade Lagoon Pool.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Cairns day trip app .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Cairns International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in October, and nighttime lows around 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, Safaris
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