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Top 10 Things to Do in Cairns
Cairns is Australia's playground with a bounty of outdoor attractions for nature lovers and adventure-seekers of all ages. The coastal city in Far North Queensland is a gateway to tropical rain forests and the legendary Great Barrier Reef. Don't miss a thing with this curated list of top 10 things to do in Cairns that will leave you with a wealth of experiences. Interact with Australian wildlife, ride a hot air balloon, have fun at the beach and get to check off UNESCO World Heritage sites!
1. Experience the breathtaking beauty of the UNESCO-listed Great Barrier Reef from up above or down below with diving, cruising and flight activities.
2. Spend a day with Australian flora and fauna in Cape Tribulation, Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas and the UNESCO-listed Daintree National Park.
3. Ride the Kuranda Scenic Railway and the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway for dramatic, uninterrupted views of Queensland's lush Kuranda rainforest.
4. Explore the Rainforestation Nature Park in Kuranda with an army duck tour, a Koala & Wildlife Park visit and more.
5. Enjoy marine activities in the crystal clear waters of Fitzroy Island including snorkeling, sea-kayaking or cruising on a glass-bottom boat.
6. Make a beach getaway to Green Island National Park, a protected coral cay area located within the Great Barrier Reef.
7. Conquer the rapids with an adrenaline-pumping river rafting adventure in Tully River or Barron River.
8. Visit Hartley's Crocodile Adventures where you can cruise the wetlands and see crocs in their natural habitat.
9. Admire the unique landscapes of Queensland from a Cairns hot air balloon ride or glimpse upon the Atherton Tablelands and the Australian wilderness.
10. Discover Australia's rich Aboriginal culture with the Rainforestation Nature Park Pamagirri Experience or a visit to Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park.
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  1. Catch an early morning flight aboard a hot air balloon in Cairns. Watch as the sunrise washes over Atherton Tablelands from your vantage point above the clouds. Admire amazing views of the cityscape and even some Australian wildlife.
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    4.5 - 6 hour(s)

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