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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cairns: Palm Cove (Hartley's Crocodile Adventures & Palm Cove Beach) and Port Douglas (Safaris, Four Mile Beach, & more). Spend the 20th (Tue) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's much more to do: hike along Esplanade Boardwalk, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Gardens, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Monica's Cathedral.

To see maps and other tourist information, read Cairns trip maker app .

In November, daytime highs in Cairns are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

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Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove
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