Cairns & the Tropical North

Things to Do & Attractions in Cairns & the Tropical North

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Great Barrier Reef

4.5 star rating: Recommended 377 Reviews

The Great Barrier Reef is Australia's greatest natural treasure, and the world’s largest coral reef. This underwater wonderland stretches for 2,300 km (1,426 ...  Read more

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

4.5 star rating: Recommended 248 Reviews

One of the most scenic ways to travel, the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway takes travelers over and through the ancient Queensland rain forest in enclosed ...  Read more

Kuranda Scenic Railway

4.5 star rating: Recommended 223 Reviews

Opened in 1891, Kuranda’s Scenic Railway lies some 21 miles of picturesque landscape away from Cairns. This popular attraction passes by the breathtaking ...  Read more

Kuranda

4.5 star rating: Recommended 215 Reviews

Half the fun of visiting the quaint mountain town of Kuranda is getting there! Jump aboard the historic scenic railway, ride the skyrail, or hire a car and ...  Read more

Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park

4.5 star rating: Recommended 46 Reviews

Experience the vibrant music, dance, legends and food of Australia's indigenous people at the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park. There’s a choice of ...  Read more

Daintree Rainforest

4.5 star rating: Recommended 65 Reviews

Gorges, tumbling rivers, pristine rainforest, and rugged mountains – the Daintree Rainforest is a pristine environment with a World Heritage listing.  ...  Read more

Green Island

4 star rating: Recommended 133 Reviews

Lapped by the sea 27 km (16.5 miles) from the mainland, Green Island is one of the most popular island day-trip destinations from Cairns. A true coral cay, the ...  Read more

Atherton Tablelands

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 5 Reviews

The sweltering heat of Cairns in northern Queensland is a sweating contradiction to the lush, fertile landscape of the Atherton Tablelands. An easy hour and a ...  Read more

Behana Gorge Waterfall

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 3 Reviews

When it comes to popular activities in Cairns, it’s the snorkeling, scuba diving, and Great Barrier Reef that often draw the most attention. Here at Behana ...  Read more

Cairns Wildlife Dome

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 2 Reviews

Aussie wildlife can be hard to spot at the peak of rainy season. Luckily, there’s the Cairns Wildlife Dome—an all-weather immersion exhibit that puts ...  Read more

Paronella Park

5 star rating: Highly Recommended 1 Review

Deep in the heart of the rainforest near Cairns lies a real Spanish castle. Paronella Park was the brainchild of José Paronella, who – with dreams of ...  Read more

Cape Tribulation

4.5 star rating: Recommended 83 Reviews

Tropical rainforest, coral ocean and wild rivers come together at Cape Tribulation, a couple of hours' drive north of Cairns and Port Douglas. This mountainous ...  Read more

Barron Gorge National Park

4.5 star rating: Recommended 39 Reviews

Whether it’s hiking, boating or tracking wildlife, the lush hills and scenic passes of Barron Gorge National Park make up the perfect place for outdoor ...  Read more

Fitzroy Island

4.5 star rating: Recommended 21 Reviews

Forty-five minutes by boat from Cairns, Fitzroy Island has been many things — a Chinese Quarantine Station, a Mission School, a WWII coast-watch station...and ...  Read more

Birdworld Kuranda

4.5 star rating: Recommended 14 Reviews

Birdworld Kuranda is one of the largest free-flight aviaries in Australia. Built in 1995, Birdworld was designed to show visitors the beauty of birds in their ...  Read more

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