Cairns Best Tours and Activities

Cairns Sunset Cruise and Optional Dinner
Cairns Sunset Cruise and Optional Dinner
         
Cairns
90 minutes
from 46 AUD
Relax and unwind with a sunset cruise from Cairns along the Trinity Inlet. Be welcomed aboard with a complimentary glass of sparkling wine and savory snacks. Take in the magical views as the sun sets over the mangroves, waterways and mountains. You have the option to end your cruise in style with a delicious three-course dinner at Dundee's Restaurant.
Cairns Harbor Cruise with Optional Lunch
Cairns Harbor Cruise with Optional Lunch
         
Cairns
2 hours
from 46 AUD
Explore Cairns' waterfront on a two-hour harbor cruise. You'll glide through Cairns' mangroves and meandering waterways, and spot saltwater crocodiles basking in the sun. With informative commentary from the crew, it's a fun way to learn more about crocodiles and their mangrove environment.
Kuranda Rainforestation Nature Park
Kuranda Rainforestation Nature Park
         
Cairns
Varies
from 47 AUD
Explore Australia's World Heritage-listed tropical rainforest at the Rainforestation Nature Park in Kuranda. The park is set on 100 acres (40 hectares) of pristine rainforest within five minutes of Kuranda village, accessible from Cairns by road or by the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway or the Kuranda Scenic Railway. This eco-friendly Kuranda attraction offers three unique experiences: the Army Duck Rainforest Tour with Tropical Fruit Orchard, Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience, and the Koala and Wildlife Park.
Good Morning Cairns
Good Morning Cairns
         
Cairns
7 hours
from 69 AUD
Experience one of Australia's greatest contributions to the culinary world - the breakfast barbeque - on this early morning Cairns tour which also includes chocs and crocs (translation: chocolate tasting and crocodiles).
Cairns Wildlife Tour of Mt Whitfield, Cairns Botanical Gardens and Cairns Wildlife Dome
Cairns Wildlife Tour of Mt Whitfield, Cairns Botanical Gardens and Cairns Wildlife Dome
         
Cairns
6 hours
from 70 AUD
Experience the great outdoors in Cairns on this active tour that includes a hike through the Cairns Botanical Gardens. Trek to the top of Mt Whitfield where you get spectacular views of the city and a delicious picnic lunch. Afterward, visit the Cairns ZOOm and Wildlife Dome to interact with native animals. If you're feeling adventurous, test your courage as you zipline across a crocodile-filled pond, among other optional activities. Your small group is limited to 12 people for a more personalized experience with your knowledgeable guide.
Cairns Jet Boat Ride
Cairns Jet Boat Ride
         
Cairns
35 minutes
from 70 AUD
Zoom around the waters of Cairns on a thrilling 35-minute jet boat ride in the Trinity Inlet! Your jet boat speeds, spins and splashes as you cool down in the tropical heat. As you zip through the scenic waterway, watch for landmarks that your expert skipper points out. Who knows, you might even spot a croc drifting along the water. Be prepared to have fun and get wet on this exciting high-octane adventure!
Fitzroy Island Day Trip from Cairns
Fitzroy Island Day Trip from Cairns
         
Cairns
8.5 hours
from 76 AUD
Escape to Fitzroy Island, a tropical island on the Great Barrier Reef located only 45 minutes by high-speed ferry from Cairns. Spend your day doing as much or as little as you please; relax on the beach, swim and snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef, take a glass bottom boat tour, the choice is yours. You have the option to include only the round-trip ferry from Cairns, or to make the most of your day on Fitzroy Island, select the Activity Pass option which includes snorkeling gear, a glass-bottom boat tour, the use of stand-up paddle boards, paddle ski's, the floating trampoline and a delicious picnic lunch.
Cairns City Tour with Optional Green Island Cruise
Cairns City Tour with Optional Green Island Cruise
         
Cairns
5.5 or 9 hours
from 76 AUD
See the sights of Cairns' city, port and beaches on a small-group afternoon tour! You also have the option to combine the tour with a morning cruise to Green Island, where you can spend a few hours snorkeling or cruising in a glass-bottom boat. Whether exploring Cairns or relaxing on Green Island, enjoy a personalized experience on this small-group tour, limited to 21 passengers.
Cairns by Night Walking Tour including Cairns Wildlife Dome and Cairns Night Markets
Cairns by Night Walking Tour including Cairns Wildlife Dome and Cairns Night Markets
         
Cairns
4 hours
from 91 AUD
Explore Cairns with a local guide who takes you on a fun and entertaining evening tour that includes the Wildlife Dome, Cairns Night Markets, Esplanade and a local hotspot for drinks and a bite to eat. Watch the sunset from an amazing vantage point above the city, view a wildlife demonstration, meet local artisans, pamper yourself with a massage, and stroll along the shoreline. Have a great evening out in Cairns on this small-group tour limited to 12 people.
Green Island Day Trip from Cairns
Green Island Day Trip from Cairns
         
Cairns
Varies
from 91 AUD
Cruise to Green Island from Cairns and find a tropical paradise on the Great Barrier Reef. You'll spend either four or five hours at Green Island, with plenty of time to snorkel or scuba dive, tour the reef on a glass-bottom boat or view coral from a semi-submersible submarine.
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures from Cairns
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures from Cairns
         
Cairns
5 hours
from 94 AUD
Take a half day tour at Hartley's Crocodile Adventures - the best place to see crocodiles in Tropical North Queensland. You will receive a unique eco experience on the lagoon cruise through the ecologically significant Melaleuca wetlands; the domain of the Estuarine (Saltwater) Crocodile. Explore the rest of the park with its abundance of wildlife including water birds, turtles, wallabies and cassowaries.
Cairns All Encompassed
Cairns All Encompassed
         
Cairns
11 hours
from 95 AUD
Fall in love with Cairns by spending a full day and night on a group date with the Urban Adventures gang. Be swept off your feet by incredible views, get hot and steamy on a hike, and spend a dreamy night getting massaged and eating tapas on this Cairns tour.
Tully River White Water Rafting from Cairns
Tully River White Water Rafting from Cairns
         
Cairns
4 hours
from 101 AUD
Take a paddle on the Tully River in your own sports raft for an unforgettable experience of fun, adrenalin and laughter. Navigate through the stunning Tully River fringed by the oldest rainforests in the world and emerge as a victorious White Water Warrior with memories to last a life time. Rafting grade 2 and 3 rapid is the most fun you will have in one of the most beautiful places in the world.  Be prepared to get wet! Choose from a half or full day tours are available.
Atherton Tablelands Tour from Cairns
Atherton Tablelands Tour from Cairns
         
Cairns
12 hours
from 106 AUD
Adventure lovers can enjoy the natural beauty of the Atherton Tablelands on this active full-day tour from Cairns. This outdoorsy tour features easy walks to stunning waterfalls including Dinner Falls, Millaa Millaa Falls and Josephine Falls. You can also splash in the clear waters of Lake Eacham, admire the Mount Hypipamee crater and get a look at the Cathedral Fig Tree. Throughout the day, your guide gives you plenty of time to swim, take photos and explore each location at your own pace.
Cairns Bungy Jump or Minjin Swing
Cairns Bungy Jump or Minjin Swing
         
Cairns
Varies
from 120 AUD
Leap into an adrenaline-fueled adventure with a bungy jump or Minjin Swing at the Cairns Bungy Tower, located in lush rainforest with views of the Coral Sea and the Great Barrier Reef. Whether you are a first-time jumper or an experienced thrill-seeker, you'll experience the exhilaration of soaring through the air when bungy jumping or taking the Minjin Swing, and the professional staff will make sure you have fun and stay safe. Back on the ground, enjoy relaxing around the sundeck, bar and gardens as you watch the antics of your fellow jumpers!
Horse Riding Tour from Cairns
Horse Riding Tour from Cairns
         
Cairns
3 hours
from 126 AUD
Explore sugarcane fields, rainforest and mangroves on a horse-riding tour from Cairns, Palm Cove or the Northern Beaches. Perfect for beginners or experienced riders, your horseback ride will take you through beautiful countryside with a stop for a 'billy' tea over a camp fire. Choose from three departures and enjoy a traditional Aussie hot dog lunch!
Paronella Park Mamu Skywalk Waterfalls Rainforest and Wildlife Day Night Tour
Paronella Park Mamu Skywalk Waterfalls Rainforest and Wildlife Day Night Tour
         
Cairns
8 hours
from 131 AUD
The ultimate Paronella Park tour - view in the daylight PLUS beautifully illuminated after dark. The tour includes entry to Mamu Tropical Skywalk's 37 meter rainforest viewing platform, an informative presentation and swim at the magnificent Josephine Falls; and Wildlife spotting - guaranteed to view wallabies. Full length tour is complete by choosing the Meal inclusive option with 5 mouth-watering dishes to choose from!
Barron Gorge National Park and Kuranda Rainforest 4WD Tour from Cairns
Barron Gorge National Park and Kuranda Rainforest 4WD Tour from Cairns
         
Cairns
6 hours
from 131 AUD
Spend a morning or afternoon exploring the spectacular scenery and rainforest surrounding Cairns. By 4WD vehicle you'll explore the Barron National Park and Kuranda. With an exclusive access pass you'sl visit areas not open to the public. This tour is ideal for those with limited time and who want to escape the crowds. Traveling with a small group of no more than 9 participants ensures you'll see some of Tropical North Queensland's hidden gems with personalized attention from your expert guide.
ATV Quad Bike Tour from Cairns
ATV Quad Bike Tour from Cairns
         
Cairns
3 hours
from 131 AUD
Zoom through amazing off-road and dirt trails on a guided ATV tour from Cairns, Palm Cove or the Northern Beaches. Your fantastic guide will ensure that you have as much fun as you can handle while riding through pockets of rainforest, sugarcane fields and mangroves. Perfect for beginners or experienced riders!
Barron River Half Day White Water Rafting from Cairns
Barron River Half Day White Water Rafting from Cairns
         
Cairns
3.5 hours
from 134 AUD
Seeking a white water rafting adventure? The Barron River, 20-minutes north of Cairns, offers spectacular scenery including the Barron Falls on this two-hour white water rafting tour from Cairns.