Cairns is one of the best places to travel to in Australia right now, with most tours operating regularly again. Check out our top Cairns tours that are available to book now.
After a brief shutdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic, most tour operators in Cairns are running as close to normal as possible in these crazy times. These tours to top attractions around Cairns are now available to book.
No trip to Cairns is complete without exploring the main drawcard for visitors to Tropical North Queensland – the incredible Great Barrier Reef. Thankfully, we have a few options available now for travellers eager to dive in and discover the enchanting underwater world of the outer reef.
Our Full Day Great Barrier Reef Tour travels on a stylish sailing catamaran to two outer reef sites with snorkelling included and dive upgrades available. Keen on delving deeper underwater? Our Great Barrier Reef Diving Tour includes one beginner or certified dive, glass-bottom boat tour and much more. Travellers with children or who are keen to try something different on the reef should join the Sunlover Cruises Full Day Reef Trip for a day out on the Moore Reef activity platform.
Fitzroy Island and Green Island
If relaxing on a tropical island sounds like the perfect antidote to the anxiety of 2020, our tours to Fitzroy Island and Green Island are just what the doctor ordered. Travel on a fast catamaran for the short journey from Cairns to Fitzroy or Green Island to spend the day lazing about on the pristine beaches, exploring the lush rainforest or snorkelling the incredible fringing reef to spot turtles and other marine animals. Check the tour page for details and availability.
Cape Tribulation and Daintree Rainforest
The Daintree Rainforest is home to some of the oldest rainforest in the world, astonishing biodiversity and stunning natural scenery. Spend the day exploring this amazing location with one of our day tours to the area, available now.
For a small group experience exploring hidden swimming holes, cruising the Daintree River spotting crocodiles and lunch at PKs Jungle Village, join the Cape Tribulation Day Tour. Keen to meet some of Australia’s most elusive native animals? The Cape Tribulation, Daintree & Wildlife Tour includes a stop at Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, where you can observe animals including the tree kangaroo and cassowary in environments recreated to resemble their natural home.
The Atherton Tablelands, south-west of Cairns, is an underrated region home to verdant rainforests, cascading waterfalls and freshwater lakes perfect for swimming. Spend the day splashing about in waterholes, slipping down natural rock slides and spotting the native Aussie animals that call the area home with the 1 Day Atherton Tablelands Tour.
With so many thrilling activities available around Cairns, it can be easy to overlook the fascinating history and attractions of the city itself. Join the Cairns City Highlights Half Day Tour to explore historical attractions such as St Monicas Cathedral, spectacular natural destinations including Barron Falls and stops at picturesque lookouts. It’s a perfect introduction to the tropical city, and an opportunity to explore spots outside of Cairns such as Palm Cove. Check the tour page for more details and availability.
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Explore Our Cairns Tours!
FULL DAY GREAT BARRIER REEF TOUR
NOW AVAILABLETour Type: LuxuryAdult:
$130.00Spend the day exploring the reef on a luxury catamaran relaxing, snorkelling & soaking up the sun.
CAIRNS CITY HIGHLIGHTS HALF DAY TOUR
AVAILABLE FROM 1ST AUGUSTTour Type: LuxuryAdult:
$45.00Capture the laid-back culture of the tropical city of Cairns on a half-day scenic sightseeing tour by bus.
CAPE TRIBULATION, DAINTREE & WILDLIFE
Available Now!Tour Type: LuxuryAdult:
$88.00Explore the Daintree Rainforest with local guide. Includes Port Douglas Wildlife Habitat, river cruise and lunch.