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.
Kids will enjoy Four Mile Beach and Trinity Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cairns: Palm Cove (Hartley's Crocodile Adventures & Palm Cove Beach), Port Douglas (Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas & Safaris) and Daintree Discovery Centre (in Cow Bay). Spend the 19th (Tue) among aquatic life with a scuba or snorkeling tour. Spend the 27th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: let the kids burn off some steam at Muddy's Playground, tour the pleasant surroundings at Esplanade Boardwalk, see the world from above with a helicopter tour, and meet the residents at Cairns Aquarium.

To see where to stay and more tourist information, use the Cairns journey planner.

If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major airport is Cairns International Airport. November in Cairns sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Cairns

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Port Douglas, Palm Cove, Thornton Beach, Trinity Beach, Daintree Discovery Centre
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Four Mile Beach

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