Queenslands tropical city of Cairns is renowned for its stunning beaches, balmy weather and tropical marine life. It is the perfect base to explore both the Great Barrier Reef and Australia’s lush tropical rainforests.
Fly directly to Cairns international airport, upon arrival you will find both buses and taxi’s at the terminal ready to take you to the city.
An international tourist hub, the warm weather, the beaches and the location allow for an abundance of outdoor activities to suit travelers of all shapes and sizes.
Cairns centre is a stunning place to spend the day strolling. The Esplanade is a social hub, offering a beautiful lagoon, lush grass, cafes, restaurants and a scenic boardwalk. The lagoon is a popular spot for children as it is patrolled.
Explore the Great Barrier Reef, a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site. Snorkelling, diving or a trip in a glass bottomed boat mean everyone gets the chance to see the stunning marine life.
Crocodile adventures and aboriginal walks are a popular and a fantastic thing to do with children. Spend the day exploring the tropical rainforests, learning about Aboriginal culture and finding crocodiles!
The rainforests are ripe for adventure, take a hike or rail trip up the mountains and immerse yourself in the stunning natural scenery. Waterfalls, colourful birds and local villages are among the many things you can expect to see.
The night markets offer the chance to stroll aimlessly taking in some culture. Taking inspiration from the night markets of South East Asia, they offer travelers a chance to pick up local arts and crafts. This is a must do activity for those visiting the region.
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There are a wide variety of dining options in Cairns, catering to all tastes. With such a large selection of restaurants it can be overwhelming to choose which is right for you. Below are some of Amazing Accom’s top choices.
Yorkeys Knob Boating Club offers some of the best seafood in Cairns, coupled with stunning views this is one of our favourites.
Harrison’s Restaurant is headed by a Michelin star trained chef and is our pick for fine dining in a beautiful tropical setting.
Vertigo Bar is the perfect spot for an evening drink and tapas. Head down on a Saturday night for live entertainment.
Gelocchio is a well known ice creamery favoured among travelers and locals alike. Cool off from the heat and head here for the best gelato in town.
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