Tours and Sightseeing in Cairns Qld Australia

Hiking Lizard Island, Carisn Qld

No matter how long you stay in Cairns you’re sightseeing itinerary will be full. The Great Barrier Reef is the reason many people choose to visit Cairns and is a must see for all tour itineraries no matter how long you intend to visit. There are year round day trips to islands, sand cays and outer coral reefs where you can swim, sun-tan, snorkel or scuba diva (introductory or certified PADI).

There are also overnight and extended trips to the Great Barrier Reef where you can learn how to scuba dive or if you’re already experienced, discover some of this planets best rated dive sites such as the Cod Hole and Lizard Island.

Choose from sail boats or catamarans; dinner cruises are also available. Another must-see for every visitor to Cairns is the Green Tropics World Heritage Rainforest that surrounds Cairns. Whether you view this wonder via a tour on the Sky Rail or Kuranda Scenic Rail, on a waterfall tour of the Tablelands or in the remote and primitive Daintree Rainforest it is something that cannot be missed out on!

The thundering rivers around Cairns create a playground for white water rafting and the calm tropical skies are visited daily by hot air balloons. Horse back riders can enjoy trail rides or guided tours in the outback, rainforest or on the beach and extreme travellers can experience some of the best sky-diving and bungee jumping in the world.

Wildlife attractions such as the Cairns Tropical Zoo, Hartley’s Crocodile Farm and Rainforestation just to name a few are popular amongst travellers, especially families. There are too many attractions and tours to list so for a comprehensive list of all the tours and sightseeing attractions in and around Cairns visit The Tour Specialists.