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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Whether you're in Cairns on a family escape, for work or something else entirely, we're confident you'll find the perfect place to unpack your bags. Travelocity offers at least 149 accommodations within a short distance of the heart of town.
Don't think you'll be spending much time in your room? Consider budget options like the Gilligan's Backpackers Hotel & Resort and the Global Backpackers on the Waterfront and splash out on amazing experiences instead.
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.
Forget observing this amazing world of ours via other people's envy-inducing vacation pics. Traveling is about capturing your own incredible new experiences.
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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