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Cairns Tours & Vacations

Cairns is hot, hot, hot – and we are not just talking about the weather

Once considered a convenient starting point to see the Great Barrier Reef, the unofficial capital of Tropical North Queensland has become a bucket list destination. Take a boat tour to the outer reef or Fitzroy Island. Go on a day trip from Cairns to the tropical rainforest at Cape Tribulation. Take a full-day tour to see native wildlife, visit Mossman Gorge or marvel at the mighty Barron Falls. This friendly tropical tourist town is ever-changing and has something for all ages with loads of natural wonders to explore. 

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4.9 out of 5 based on 61 reviews submitted.
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Brisbane to Cairns Adventure

Stephanie · Traveled January 2024
My Australia trip with Intrepid exceeded my expectation! A true trip of a lifetime with great activities, outstanding accommodation and a fantastic local guide. Highly recommended!
Review submitted 30 Jan 2024

Brisbane to Cairns Adventure

Daniel · Traveled December 2023
Review submitted 02 Jan 2024

Queensland Coast Adventure

JULIE · Traveled October 2023
We loved Far North Queensland! The area is beautiful, the people are cheerful, the flora and fauna are amazing. We learned something new every day. Aaron was a great leader! He even had an Australian playlist of music. Another successful Intrepid trip! Thanks to all involved. Cheers, Julie and Jim Barta
Review submitted 01 Nov 2023

East Coast Encompassed

Robin · Traveled October 2023
Outstanding trip giving us a very comprehensive experience of the East Coast of Australia. Accommodation standards were high, transport arrangements were flawless. We took away many special memories. Our Tour Guide was thoughtful, kind and very knowledgable. He went out of his way to ensure everyone was included in the activities, irrespective of age, ability etc.
Review submitted 13 Nov 2023

Sydney to Cairns Adventure

Hazel · Traveled October 2023
Great way to see the east coast of Australia. Great opportunity to see the animals of Australia, learn about aboriginal history, and see awesome locations like Byron Bay, K’gari Island, Whitsunday Islands, and the Great Barrier Reef!
Review submitted 11 Nov 2023

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