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Do you want to go someplace magical? A place that is a mix between the jungle wilderness and the majestic ocean? A land flourishing with flora and fauna beyond your wildest dreams? An experience of a lifetime. Where? Only at Cairns, the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef.
Cairns is a city located in the tropical Far North Queensland. There are plenty of places to visit in Cairns. There is a Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park here that tells stories of indigenous Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with music and dance. The Cairns Esplanade is lined with bars, restaurants, and a swimming lagoon. Northwest of the city, Daintree National Park spans mountainous rain forest, gorges and beaches.
10 Best Places To Visit In Cairns
Want to explore the magical world? Well, below are the 10 best places to visit in Cairns that you cannot afford to miss:
1. Cairns Aquarium
Cairns Aquarium is the famous public aquarium present in Australia. It is home to more than 16,000 marine animals and 10 different ecosystems. It is one of the very few aquariums that also exhibits endangered species. It has about 71 tanks including the largest freshwater aquarium tank in Australia, a deep sea tank and the world’s very first tidal motion tank.
See lots of amazing fish, marine creatures and undersea plant life! Never before have you seen an aquarium as huge, diverse and interactive as the Cairns Aquarium! This is a truly edutaining journey for both kids and adults.
Cost: Adult- $42, Children-$28Best time to visit: All year (from 9 AM to 5 PM)
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2. Green Island