5 days in Great Barrier Reef Itinerary

5 days in Great Barrier Reef Itinerary

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5 days in Great Barrier Reef Itinerary

Start: Sydney
1
Cairns
— 4 nights
End: Sydney

4
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Safaris and Michaelmas Cay. Explore hidden gems such as St Monica's Cathedral and Freshwater Station. Explore Cairns' surroundings by going to Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas (in Port Douglas), Birdworld Kuranda (in Kuranda) and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Palm Cove). Spend the 19th (Tue) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

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Sydney to Cairns is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In March, Cairns is somewhat warmer than Sydney - with highs of 36°C and lows of 27°C. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Cairns

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Birdworld Kuranda, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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