Tour ID: 10055477

This is a great day tour of Cairns and her surrounds. You will be surprised at what there is to see & do. At Tjapukai Cultural Park you will learn all about indigenous history & you can have a go at bomerang throwing, it is harder than you think! You will get to see all the different parts of the city that make Cairns such a pretty place. We take you to the north of Cairns to Palm Cove, it is where time has stood still, a gorgeous little beach villiage. Nature plays a big role in today as well, one stop is at the Barron Falls, spectacular after good rain.

  • Visit Tjapukai Cultural Park
  • Cairns city sightseeing tour
  • Explore the Flecker Botanical Gardens
  • Visit the lower section of Barron Falls
  • Stroll alone the beach at Palm Cove
  • Afternoon tea


This Cairns full day tour is so much more than just a city tour.

Start with entrance to Tjapukai Cultural Park and 3 hours to enjoy up to 16 cultural experiences, then join our Cairns City Tour.

You will be amazed at the diversity of interests covered, and the professional, entertaining way we share everything of interest. Our Cairns city sightseeing guides are amongst the best in the business, have formal qualifications, years of experience and a passion for what we do.

The ultimate "City Sights" tour of Cairns and it's spectacular tropical environs. Offering so much more than the usual City tours, this truly rewarding afternoon Half Day tour will surpass your highest expectations guaranteed! Our qualified guides are passionate, experienced, and very entertaining.

Not only do we explore Cairns city and its history, the busy wharves and industrial areas, but also observe the wildlife including many bird species. The Flecker Botanic Gardens contain an amazing collection of tropical plants including exotic herbs, spices, valuable timber trees, orchids, fruits, bromeliads, giant bamboo and many other spectacular flowering plants. The suburbs of Cairns are full of lush vegetation, including the "Central Swamps Reserves" reminders of the dense lowland jungle encountered by the early settlers and aboriginal people of the area.

Whether you are into Bird watching, Nature, Tropical Plants, History, Industry or Culture, this Cairns City Sightseeing Tour has so much to offer, or for those wanting to relax and take in our superb scenery will not be disappointed. Our afternoon tea/refreshment stop is also a first class experience.
Everything about this tour experience is designed to delight discerning travellers of all ages and interests.
We look forward to meeting you and saying, Welcome Aboard!

Itinerary Highlights:
Cairns Highlights -Discover our vibrant cities history as you immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage unique to the Far North.

St. Monica’s Cathedral - Step inside one of the most breathtaking cathedrals in all of Australia, featuring the World's largest themed stained glass windows.

Afternoon Tea & Scones at Cafe 88 -Experience a true local delight warm, fresh from the oven scones with strawberry jam and cream and your choice of locally grown Devonshire Tea, Coffee or Hot Chocolate.

Flecker Botanic Gardens - Enjoy a professional guided walk through the lush Flecker Botanical Gardens, renown for having one of the best exhibitions in Australia of tropical plants. Meander through the butterfly lined pathways under the green canopy, as your guide explains the various plant and wildlife you see along the way.

Stunning Lookouts - Cairns' best scenic lookouts. Take in the panoramic hillside views from the most stunning vantage points in Cairns.

Barron Falls - Enjoy a walk at the lower section of the Barron Gorge National Park, Surprise Creek Falls.

Palm Cove - Conclude the day leaving the best for last... simply stunning, Palm Cove. Choose to stroll along the jetty or feel your toes in the sand as you breathe in the salty sea air and watch the sunset before returning to your accommodate at 6.00pm.

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Tour Details

  • Included in price:

    Entrance to Tjapukai Cultural Park and 3 hours to enjoy up to 16 cultural experiences
    Cairns Discovery 1/2 day City sights tour

  • Available for purchase/hire:

  • Duration:

    Full day

  • Departure:

    8:00 AM Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat

  • Return:

    6.00pm Cairns, Palm Cove 5.30pm

  • Departure points:

    Cairns, Palm Cove, Cairns Beaches, Trinity Beach, Yorkeys Knob, Lake Placid, Clifton Beach, Kewarra Beach and Holloways Beach

  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    Hotel pick up and drop off included

  • What to bring:

  • Fitness level required:


  • Child policies:

    Child 4-14 years

  • Additional Information:

  • Destinations:

    Cairns, Palm Cove and Lake Morris

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