6 days in Cairns Itinerary

6 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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Palm Cove (Village Gallery, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, & more), Rex Lookout (in Wangetti) and Port Douglas (Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, Safaris, & more). There's lots more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, have fun at Esplanade Lagoon Pool, tour the pleasant surroundings at Esplanade Boardwalk, and admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Cairns trip itinerary app .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airport is Cairns International Airport. In February, daytime highs in Cairns are 88°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove, Rex Lookout, The Jack Barnes Bicentennial Mangrove Boardwalk
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