Cairns City Sights Tour

Discover Cairns’ natural beauty and cultural heritage on the half-day afternoon tour. An experienced guide will lead you to the highlights of the city and surrounds, travelling in an air-conditioned vehicle. Visit  Cairns Museum, Cairns Botanic Gardens, Cairns City lookout, Lower Barron Gorge National Park, Surprise Creek Falls, and Palm Cove Beach.

Operates: Monday to Saturday 12.30pm-6.00pm $89.00 per adult $55.00 per child

Itinerary and Inclusions

You will be collected from your Cairns CBD accommodation as you travel in air-conditioned comfort with your local guide. Your afternoon tour begins at the water’s edge at the Cairns Marlin Marina, Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef.

St. Monica’s Cathedral -This Heritage Listed cathedral, dedicated as a memorial to the Battle of the Coral Sea, houses 24 amazing stained-glass windows, depicting the story of creation. They are reputably the largest themed stained-glass windows in the world.

Cairns Museum -A dedicated guide will take you on an exclusive tour to discover the story of Cairns and living in the tropics. Stories of heat, hard work, cane, rainforests and reefs.

Afternoon Tea – Take a break and enjoy a delicious Devonshire Afternoon Tea at Noa’s Café in the leafy suburb of Edge Hill.

Cairns Botanic Gardens – Renown as one of the best exhibitions of tropical plants in Australia, your guided tour will showcase key areas of the gardens, including the Conservatory and the Aboriginal Plant Use section.

Relax and enjoy the sights – Have your camera at the ready as we visit a spectacular lookout with views over the city of Cairns’ and the Coral Sea, before continuing to Lower Barron River Gorge National Park and Surprise Creek Falls.

Palm Cove –Take a stroll along the jetty or on the sand on this picture-perfect beach, fringed with coconut trees. Nestled behind the beach is the quiet seaside suburb of Palm Cove, with its’ magnificent paperbark trees. Sit back and relax on the return drive back to Cairns to your chosen accommodation at approx. 6.00pm.

Fully refundable – if cancelled prior to 24 hours