Cairns’ beautiful tropical climate and proximity to the Great Barrier Reef and Far North Queensland make the city a cruisers paradise. Cruise to Cairns and explore all the wonders along the coastal strip between the Coral Sea and the Great Diving Range. The old soul feel of Cairns also has an infectious holiday vibe that has shaped Cairns into an international resort city. Cairns is home to Queenstown’s tallest mountain, Mount Bartle Frere, along with two official World Heritage sites, the Great Barrier Reef and Wet Tropics Rainforest. Cruise to Cairns and see it all!
- A visit to the Cairns Museum will help to take you back in the history of Cairns with special emphasis on mining, farming and other important elements of Cairns’ history.
- Tour a replicated rainforest environment in an enclosed glass dome at the Cairns Wildlife Dome which is on the top of the Reef Hotel Casino.
- World class diving and snorkeling can be found in Cairns and there are multiple tour operators who will take you out to sea to dive some incredible reefs or explore the Great Barrier Reef.
- Smell the incredible flowers at the Cairns Botanic Gardens.