9 days in Cairns Itinerary

9 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: Port Douglas (Scuba & Snorkeling, Safaris, & more) and Palm Cove (Hartley's Crocodile Adventures & Palm Cove Beach). Spend the 18th (Thu) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: trek along Esplanade Boardwalk, admire the landmark architecture of Freshwater Station, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Monica's Cathedral, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Gardens.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Cairns online trip builder .

In July in Cairns, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove, Mossman Gorge Centre, Trinity Beach
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