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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairns: Hartley's Crocodile Adventures (in Palm Cove) and Port Douglas (Safaris, Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, & more). Spend the 11th (Sat) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 16th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: hike along Esplanade Boardwalk, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens, have fun at Esplanade Lagoon Pool, and let little ones run wild at Muddy's Playground.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Cairns holiday maker website .

If you are flying in from Taiwan, the closest major airport is Cairns International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in May, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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Port Douglas, Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
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