Cairns & the Tropical North
Tours & things to do hand-picked by our insiders

Great Barrier Reef Diving and Snorkeling Cruise from Cairns

332 reviews

Make the most of your visit to the Great Barrier Reef on a full-day tour by fast boat, with five hours to enjoy two premium spots on the reef with snorkeling ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Australia
  • Duration: 8 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
From USD $107.38

2-Day Reef and Rainforest Package Combo: Green Island Cruise and Kuranda Day Trip

49 reviews

Your 2-Day Reef and Rainforest Package Combo will take you to the two extremes of Tropical North Queensland during your stay in Cairns. Spend a day ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns and Northern Beaches, Australia
  • Duration: 2 days (approx.)
From USD $257.29

Great Barrier Reef Scenic Helicopter Tour and Cruise from Cairns

98 reviews

Explore the Great Barrier Reef on a half-day or full-day excursion that travels by helicopter and boat so that you can make the most of your time. Choose from ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Northern Beaches and Palm Cove, Australia
  • Duration: Varies
From USD $222.70

Daintree Rainforest, Cape Tribulation and Rainforest Habitat Wildlife Sanctuary Day Tour

187 reviews

Travel from Cairns or Port Douglas along one of Australia's most scenic coastal roads to Cape Tribulation in World Heritage-listed Daintree National Park. ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Palm Cove or Port Douglas, Australia
  • Duration: 10 - 11 hours
From USD $118.91

Great Barrier Reef Cruise from Cairns

11 reviews

Cruise out to a moored pontoon on the Great Barrier Reef, and enjoy a day packed full of activities, both in and out of the water. Go snorkeling with the ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Australia
  • Duration: 8 hours (approx.)
From USD $143.42

Kuranda Scenic Railway, Skyrail, Great Barrier Reef Helicopter Tour and Cruise

124 reviews

Hit the rails, the rainforest, the sky and the reef in an action-packed day trip from Cairns! You'll take the Kuranda Scenic Railway from Cairns, go shopping ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Palm Cove and Northern Beaches, Australia
  • Duration: 9 - 10 hours
From USD $343.05

Green Island Day Trip from Cairns

346 reviews

Cruise to Green Island from Cairns and find a tropical paradise on the Great Barrier Reef. You'll spend either four or five hours at Green Island, with plenty ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Australia
  • Duration: Varies
From USD $63.42

Daintree Rainforest Zipline and Wildlife Habitat Day Trip

23 reviews

Zipline through the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Daintree Rainforest and get up close to native Australian wildlife on a fun-filled day trip from Cairns, Palm ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Australia
  • Duration: 12 hours (approx.)
From USD $172.25

Full-day Horse Riding and ATV Tour from Cairns

4 reviews

Enjoy a day of nature, horseback riding and ATV quad bike riding on this full-day tour from Cairns, Palm Cove or the Northern Beaches. Perfect if you only have ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns or Palm Cove, Australia
  • Duration: 5 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
From USD $140.54

Skip the Line: Kuranda Scenic Railway Gold Class and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

15 reviews

Experience the ultimate Kuranda visit with a skip-the-line ticket for the Kuranda Scenic Railway and Kuranda Skyrail, plus Gold Class service on the Kuranda ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Australia
  • Duration: 8 hours (approx.)
From USD $152.79

Great Barrier Reef 30-Minute Scenic Helicopter Tour from Cairns

2 reviews

Take a scenic helicopter tour from Cairns over the stunning Great Barrier Reef, one of the seven natural wonders of the world. You'll have unforgettable views ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Northern Beaches and Palm Cove, Australia
  • Duration: 30 minutes
From USD $287.56

Cairns Super Saver: Great Barrier Reef Cruise plus Kuranda Scenic Railway plus Cape Tribulation Day Trip

33 reviews

Over three days, experience the best of tropical Far North Queensland! Go diving or snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef, ride the Kuranda Scenic Railway and ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Australia
  • Duration: 3 days (approx.)
From USD $301.25
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Hot Air Ballooning Tour from Cairns

53 reviews

Don't miss the chance to go for a hot-air balloon ride over Far North Queensland's Atherton Tablelands - it's one of the top "must do" activities when ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Northern Beaches or Palm Cove, Queensland
  • Duration: 4 hours (approx.)
From USD $169.36

Cairns Tropical Zoo Wildlife Encounter

5 reviews

Discover tropical Australia’s unique wildlife on a guided tour of Cairns Tropical Zoo. On this professionally led, interactive tour of the zoo’s top five ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Australia
  • Duration: 1 hour (approx.)
From USD $90.09

Barron River Half-Day White Water Rafting from Cairns

31 reviews

Seeking a white water rafting adventure? The Barron River, 20-minutes north of Cairns, offers spectacular scenery including the Barron Falls on this two-hour ...  More info

  • Location: Cairns, Northern Beaches, Australia
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
From USD $77.84