Whether you're setting out on a short break or a marathon adventure, it's best to know a thing or two about Cairns before setting off.
The capital of Queensland, Brisbane, can be found 860 miles (1,384 kilometers) southeast. What's more, you'll discover Mareeba 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the southwest.
There are approximately 150,000 friendly locals that reside in this corner of Cairns and Northern Beaches.
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Choosing the perfect place to stay is a key ingredient for an amazing travel experience. Select from 115 accommodations in Cairns and start planning the vacation of your dreams!
You're on vacation! It's the perfect time to indulge in the finer things in life. Spend a couple of nights at the Reef Encounter (Cairns Marlin Marina - Marlin Jetty A) or the Waters Edge Apartments Cairns (155 The Esplanade) and enjoy outstanding service and a stylish room. If you're the sort of wanderer who prefers to spend all their time out and about, a lavish suite may not be for you. Some fantastic budget options to consider are the A1 Inn the City (141 Lake Street) and the Caravella Backpackers (149 The Esplanade).
Prepare for some wonderful new experiences! The middle of Cairns is approximately 3 miles (5 kilometers) southeast of Cairns International Airport (CNS).
No matter if you're traveling to Cairns alone or with a few pals, it's always easier to have a set of wheels. Travelocity has plenty of rental car options, so select one now and start putting together your road trip playlist today!
When the wheels hit the tarmac at Cairns International Airport, you'll be pleased to know you can book right at the terminal. Avis and Hertz are just a short stroll from the arrivals gate. You can also have a look at Enterprise and Alamo Rent A Car.
Sometimes the simplest place to rent a vehicle is right in the middle of the city. Hertz is an outlet situated at Cairns Square Abbott street. Why don't you also check out Europcar? They can be found nearby at Corner Shield And Abbott Street.
Get a feel for the culture of this lively metropolis by spending time at sights like Esplanade Lagoon and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park.
Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens is the perfect place to spend a sunny day picnicking with your loved ones, playing some ball games and checking out the plants and wildlife scattered around the gardens. Need some more options? See the beautiful artworks that await at Cairns Regional Gallery. And there's more. From extraordinary commanders to memorable moments in time, Cairns Historical Society Museum houses exhibits that are worth seeing.
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Ready for some exciting activities in Cairns? We highly recommend trying out a few of these things:
Seen all there is to see in Cairns itself? If you've got more time on your hands, there's heaps more available in the surrounding region. You might be unaware that you're just 45 miles (72 kilometers) away from Finlayvale. It's an ideal base point to get to Mossman Gorge. This attraction is well-loved by tourists and locals alike.
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This hotel features 2 bars/lounges, a poolside bar, and a restaurant. Families will appreciate the children's pool, onsite laundry facilities, and in-room childcare. Enjoy the outdoor pool and perks like free WiFi.
This luxury hotel includes 3 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 6 conference rooms, free WiFi in public areas, and valet parking. A poolside bar, a 24-hour front desk, and a garden are also provided.
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a swim-up bar. Families will appreciate the children's pool, onsite laundry facilities, and in-room childcare. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free WiFi.
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Self parking, a terrace, and a computer station are also offered.
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