Cairns City Sights Tour and Surrounds

Price: Adult $99.00 | Child $69.00
Palm Cove, Trinity Beach and Yorkeys Knob Marina pick-up at noon – Adult $20 Child $10

Departs Monday to Saturday, 12.30 p.m.–6 p.m.

Cairns City Sights A Tropical Afternoon Adventure.

Cairns City Sights Tour Join us for an unforgettable afternoon exploring the best of Cairns and its stunning surroundings on our Cairns City Sights Tour. This small group guided tour offers a perfect blend of rich history, natural beauty, and cultural heritage, showcasing the highlights of Australia’s most famous tropical city.

Cairns City Sights Tour Highlights

St. Monica’s Cathedral

St Monica's Cathedral

Begin your journey with a visit to the heritage-listed St. Monica’s Cathedral. Admire the breathtaking stained glass windows, the world’s most enormous themed stained glass windows. These stunning windows depict the creation story and serve as a beautiful memorial to the Battle of the Coral Sea.

Cairns Museum

Cairns Museum

Next, delve into the fascinating history of Cairns at the Cairns Museum. Our local guide will take you on an exclusive tour, revealing the stories and artefacts that illustrate the city’s transformation from a small settlement into a vibrant, modern metropolis. Discover the unique heritage and diverse communities that have shaped Cairns.

Delicious Afternoon Tea:

Take a break and enjoy a delicious Devonshire Afternoon Tea at Noa’s Café in the leafy suburb of Edge Hill. This charming café offers a relaxing atmosphere where you can savour fresh scones with jam and cream, accompanied by a refreshing cup of tea or coffee.

Cairns Botanic Gardens

Cairns Botanical Gardens

Venture out of the city to explore the enchanting Cairns Botanic Gardens, renowned for its exceptional collection of tropical plants. Your tour guide will lead you through this vibrant ecosystem, highlighting the unique tropical flora that thrives in the tropical climate. It’s a botanical paradise that offers a feast for the senses.

Scenic Lookout and Lower Barron Gorge National Park

Have your camera ready as we visit a spectacular lookout with stunning views over Cairns and the Coral Sea. Then, we will continue to Lower Barron Gorge National Park and Surprise Creek Falls. Surrounded by the serene beauty of the rainforest and Barron River, this stop is perfect for capturing the area’s natural splendour.

Palm Cove

Palm Cove

Conclude your tour with a visit to the charming beachside village of Palm Cove. Stroll along the jetty or the sandy beach, fringed with coconut and magnificent paperbark trees. Enjoy the laid-back atmosphere of this picture-perfect location before we return to Cairns.

Tour Details

  • Pickup Time: 12:30 pm from Cairns; noon for Palm Cove, Trinity Beach and Yorkeys Knob Marina
  • Return Time: Approximately 6:00 pm
  • Inclusions:
    • Return transfers from hotel accommodation
    • Entry to St. Monica’s Cathedral and Cairns Museum
    • Delicious Devonshire Afternoon Tea
    • Guided tours of Cairns Botanic Gardens and Lower Barron Gorge National Park
    • Visit to Palm Cove

Additional Information

  • Booking Confirmation: Passengers must call 48 hours before travel to confirm accommodation details and pick-up time.
  • Weather: Tours operate rain or shine, ensuring you can enjoy your adventure regardless of the weather.
  • What to Bring: Your voucher (if you have one), comfortable walking shoes, money for souvenirs, lunch, attractions (if not included), a bottle of water, a hat, and sunscreen.
  • Accessibility: Suitable for all ages and fitness levels, with comfortable travel in an air-conditioned vehicle.

Explore Cairns’ natural beauty and cultural heritage on this half-day afternoon tour. Our knowledgeable and friendly guides will share fascinating stories and insights, enhancing your appreciation of this unique tropical city. Book your Cairns City Sights Tour and Surrounds today and embark on an afternoon of discovery and adventure!

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