Cairns City Sights Tour
Discover the natural beauty and cultural heritage of tropical Cairns on this half day afternoon tour. An experienced guide will lead you to the highlights of the city and surrounds, travelling in the comfort of a fully air-conditioned vehicle. Visit St Monica’s Cathedral, Cairns Museum, Cairns Botanic Gardens, Cairns City lookout, Lower Barron Gorge National Park and Palm Cove Beach.
Monday to Saturday 12.30pm-6.00pm $87.00 per adult $50.00 per child – Includes return hotel transfers from Cairns, Palm Cove,
Northern Beaches and Trinity Links pick up available $10.00 per adult $5.00 per child
Itinerary and Inclusions
You will be collected from your accommodation as you travel in air-conditioned comfort with your local guide. Your afternoon tour begins at the waters edge at the Marlin Marina, Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef.
Your day’s itinerary…
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 through tales, collections and photographs. (Free re-admission for 3 days).
Afternoon Tea. Take a break and enjoy a delicious Devonshire Tea at Noa’s Café in the leafy suburb of Edge Hill.
Flecker 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 on to Barron River Gorge 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. Watch as the sun begins to set before returning to your chosen accommodation at approx. 6.00pm.
Fully refundable – if cancelled prior to 24 hours