Cairns is a laid-back, coastal city and provides an excellent gateway to the Great Barrier Reef. Brimming with tours, activities, foodie hot-spots, vibrant nightlife and relaxed ocean-side living. Catch a boat and cruise out to the vibrant marine exploration platforms of the outer barrier reef and island paradises like the reef fringed Fitzroy Island, Green Island and the idyllic Low Isles. Explore amazing vast rainforests of the McAllister Ranges, Daintree, Barron Gorge and Kuranda National Parks. Indulge in a foodie haven with delicious tropical fruits and fresh seafood by the sea. Learn about Aboriginal culture just 20-minutes out of the city at the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park, and relax in the city’s Lagoon Pool along the Esplanade.
Cairns is a vibrant city surrounded by lush, green mountains, beautiful, life-giving rainforests and vast oceans that expand out and across the Great Barrier Reef. Experience Tropical North Queensland in style from luxurious holiday accommodation at Riley, A Crystalbrook Collection Resort, Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns, Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort and the Pullman Cairns International. With so much to see and do in Cairns, you’ll be spoiled for choice!
Explore the reef on a outer barrier reef cruise, soar above the canopies on the Skyrail, wind through mountainous waterfalls on the Kuranda Rail and relax with indulgent day spa, pools, and Lagoon Pool on the Esplanade. Cairns aquarium provides an excellent base to learn of the most bio-diverse natural phenomenon of the Great Barrier Reef. Join a tour and scuba dive, snorkel or Snuba your way through the protected reefs. Head for the clouds in a helicopter to view the beautiful shades of blue ocean from above. Trek through beautifully lush, natural vegetation along myriad of rainforest exploration tours. Cairns is the perfect base to explore Tropical North Queensland so pack you sunscreen, summer clothes, swimmers and walking boots for a holiday that will have you feeling as fresh this place looks!