Things to do in Cairns
Enjoy A Cairns Day Tour and Local Attraction
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, an amazing environmental Cairns tour experience, with stunning rainforest scenic vistas
Things to see and do in Cairns
When you visit Cairns The 16th Largest city in Australia be sure to take a take trip to some real tourism hot spots.
From the early morning sunrise you can take part in an fabulous Hot Air Balloon flight over Cairns. Hot Air Ballooning in Cairns is a must do activity.
Be sure to Scuba dive or snorkel to discover the underwater heavens of teh Great Barrier Reef!
You can also watch the world of fascinating animals like cute koalas, shy red pandas, hopping kangaroos, talkative cockatoos, scary crocodiles and others in the famous Tropical Zoo. Have your morning breakfast while watching wildlife programs. Bearded dragons, flamboyant butterflies, timid turtles, a variety of water and native birds are some other attractions. Be sure to enjoy a photo shoot with koalas or feed the kangaroos. Include a visit to the magnificent Hartley's Creek Crocodile Farm for Croc lovers.
For the more adveturous don't forget the eco-tourism side of Cairns go for White Water rafting experience, it's refreshing and gets the adrenalin flowing.
The Great Barrier Reef and the Tropical Rainforest are the two World Heritage listed sites that you must visit.
For the action chasers put on a pair of closed-in shoes, fill out the insurance forms and be enough to brave the rigorous outdoor 'Laser Combat' session for 2 hours
A trip to Cairns would not be complete without a trip to Tjapukai, meet the traditional people and enjoy a day with them, be in the History Theatre for a 20 minute presentation, have a glimpse of the 40,000 year old Stone Age artefacts in the museum, watch the live performances in the Creation and Dance Theatres. Get enthralled by the amazing Didgeridoo demonstrations, boomerang and spear throwing, medicine demonstrations to treat toxicity and many more mind blowing activities. Ride and paddle a native canoe in the lake as you watch the aqua-life then fuel yourself up in the Boomerang Restaurant.
Don't worry there is so much to see and do in Cairns it's all safe but full of excitement.