The Daintree Rainforest. A hotel with a zoo on the side. Instagram-worthy islands.The Great Barrier Reef.
Labeled as the world's safest tropical city its modern architecture, vibrant nightlife, and surrounded by the forests of The Great Dividing Range Cairns is Tropical Australia at its best. White sand palm fringed beaches and amazing rain-forests that contrast with the Aussie outback promises adventures that only Australia can provide.
Laidback and luxurious Cairns holds two sights that have to be seen to be believed - the Great Barrier Reef and the World Heritage listed Wet Tropics Rainforest around Daintree and Cape Tribulation.
One of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World the Great Barrier Reef spreads over 3000km (1800 miles) from the southern town of Bundaberg to above the northernmost point of Cape York. Containing over 400 different kinds of coral, coral, sponges, molluscs, rays, dolhpins, over 1500 species of tropical fish, 200 types of birds, 20 types of reptiles, and giant clams over 120 years old!
Whether you're diving, snorkeling, sleeping above the reef, riding a mini submarine or an underwater scooter, walking along the sea-bed, having a picnic, sailing on a private yacht, or taking a scenic flight there's something for everyone.