5 days in Cairns Region Itinerary

5 days in Cairns Region Itinerary

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5 days in Cairns Region Itinerary

Start: Cork
Fly:  29​h
1
Palm Cove
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
2
Edge Hill
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  29​h
End: Cork

1
night
Palm Cove

Palm Cove ©
A small community of about 1,200 people, Palm Cove sits beside the clear blue waters of the South Pacific.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Palm Cove Beach. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take some stellar pictures from Rex Lookout, then enjoy the sand and surf at Palm Cove Beach, and then stop by Annie's Ladies Boutique. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Barron Gorge National Park.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Palm Cove online travel route planner .

Cork, Ireland to Palm Cove is an approximately 29-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from Cork to Palm Cove. While traveling from Cork, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Palm Cove, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Edge Hill.

Things to do in Palm Cove

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Rex Lookout, Barron Gorge National Park
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Palm Cove Beach ©
Palm Cove Beach
Barron Gorge National Park ©
Barron Gorge National Park
Rex Lookout ©
Rex Lookout

1
night
Edge Hill

Edge Hill ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Yorkeys Knob Beach, then identify plant and animal life at Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, then take some stellar pictures from Glacier Rock Lookout, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Crystal Cascades.

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Edge Hill is very close to Palm Cove. In September in Edge Hill, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Edge Hill

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kuranda, Crystal Cascades, Yorkeys Knob Beach
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 23:
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Australian Butterfly Sanctuary ©
Australian Butterfly Sanctuary
Yorkeys Knob Beach ©
Yorkeys Knob Beach
Glacier Rock Lookout ©
Glacier Rock Lookout

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