7 days in Cairns Itinerary

7 days in Cairns Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Australia trip itinerary builder

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

View / edit route

1
Cairns
— 6 nights

6
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.
Family-friendly places like Daintree Discovery Centre and Hartley's Crocodile Adventures will thrill your kids. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Palm Cove Beach and Trinity Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Port Douglas (Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, Safaris, & more). Spend the 28th (Thu) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. There's much more to do: hike along Esplanade Boardwalk, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens, head outdoors with Esplanade Lagoon Pool, and let the kids burn off some steam at Muddy's Playground.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Cairns road trip website .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airport is Cairns International Airport. In March in Cairns, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove, Mossman Gorge, Yorkeys Knob Beach, Trinity Beach
Find places to stay Mar 28 — Apr 3:
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures ©
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Safaris

Similar Plans

11 days in Cairns & Sydney BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Cairns BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, relaxing, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Cairns BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 5 days in Cairns BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, relaxing, romantic, beaches, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 8 days in Cairns BY A USER FROM INDIA May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Cairns BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, outdoors, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, outdoors, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Cairns BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, relaxing, romantic, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, relaxing, romantic, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Cairns BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND February, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Brisbane & Cairns BY A USER FROM AUSTRIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Brisbane & Cairns BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Melbourne, Sydney & Cairns BY A USER FROM TAIWAN July, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Gold Coast, Brisbane & Cairns BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans
Find a travel specialist
TRAVEL AGENT