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Cairns is a popular travel destination for tourists from all around the world, the region attracts more than 2 million domestic and international visitors each year. Cairns is a unique town for being around so much beautiful natural wonders such as the largest coral reef in the world and one of the oldest rainforests in the world. Cairns is also the perfect place for the adrenaline seekers with many wonderful adventure activities available daily.

Tourism Cairns helps visitors find the most suitable tours for them and their families. Our job is to make sure travellers have an unforgettable time in Far North Queensland. Tourism Cairns has created several useful tools to assist travellers with their search for the "perfect" tour for them.

  1. The search cairns tours page or the above search section.
  2. The tour overview located in each tour page.
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  4. Our online help & customer service system.

These very helpful features for anyone visiting Cairns. Also Tourism Cairns is here daily to help visitors with any enquiry they may have. Please write to us.

Sailing the Great Barrier Reef

Sleep on the reef!

Stay overnight in the middle of the Great Barrier Reef and spend all day and night in the water snorkelling and diving. This is the ultimate experience for anyone who wants to spend as much time exploring the reef as possible.

  • 6 certified dives including a night dive for certified divers
  • Maximum of 16 passengers
  • Ideal for budget & families

2 Day / 1 Outer Reef Liveaboard

Reef Encounter is a floating resort vessel that stays 24 / 7 in the outer reef. They are an excellent alternative for travellers looking at spending lots of time in the reef with a VIP care and treatment.

  • Great for families & couples
  • Visit 2 outer reef sites daily
  • Guests can do up to 6 dives including a night dive

Train, Skyrail & Rainforestation

Great Kuranda tour combination.

Visitors travel by the scenic railway and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and also visit the Rainforestation, which is a 40 hectare park surrounded by beautiful rainforest and tropical gardens with many activities available.

  • Great for families & backpackers
  • Great value for money
  • Army Duck / Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience / Koala & Wildlife Park / Tropical Fruit Orchard

Skydive over the Beach

Skydiving at Mission Beach is an unforgettable experience because of the amazing views of beaches, islands and the rainforests that can be seen from the air. And the location for landing couldn't be in a better place, in a beautiful white sandy beach around crystal clear ocean water.

  • 6,000ft or 14,000ft jump available
  • Special deal for limited time
  • Pickup from Cairns and Mission Beach accommodation available

Dive the Reef and Heli Flight

This is a great package deal with a dive and helicopter flight included.

Down Under Cruise and Dive operates Evolution, a fast, large and modern catamaran that provides to their guests a luxury and superior tour with a personalised service. This brand new $5 million dollar vessel offers class and style of a motor yacht.

  • Spectacular low scenic flight over the reef
  • Full day in the outer reef visiting 2 reef sites
  • Ideal for backpackers, family and couples

Ballooning & Kuranda Package

The Perfect Day!

Travel up to the Atherton Tablelands and have a great morning start with a 30 minute Hot Air Balloon Flight, and then catch the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, see the beautiful and famous Kuranda and travel down back to Cairns by the Scenic Railway. A day to remember forever.

  • Ideal for families and couples
  • Fantastic 360 degree views of Atherton Tablelands
  • Save $19.00 per person

Rafting, Skydive, Bungy & Reef

The adrenaline seeker! Four great tours in a package.

Raft the best river in Australia & New Zealand; then skydive in tropical paradise over Cairns; push your limits with a 50 metre bungy jump in the middle of the rainforest, and visit two spectacular outer reef sites on a brand new luxury catamaran.

  • Great reef tour for snorkellers & divers
  • Skydive & Bungy jump with great ocean & rainforest views
  • Clients save $81.00 per person

Dive the Reef & Cape Tribulation

The best 2 day package in Cairns!

Travel on a luxury boat and visit to 2 beautiful outer reef sites, get in the water for unlimited snorkeling and also an introductory or certified dive. The next day travel to the famous Cape Tribulation (the Daintree Rainforest) for another awesome fully guided day tour.

  • Introductory or certified dive included
  • Fully guided Cape Tribulation tour
  • Brand new $5 million dollar catamaran

Reef, Kuranda & Cape Tribulation

The three top "must do" activities in Cairns.

Visit two spectacular outer reef sites on a brand new luxury catamaran, then join a trip to Kuranda Village by the Scenic Railway and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, then travel to one of the oldest rainforests in the world, the Daintree Rainforest.

  • Great for snorkellers & divers
  • Fully guided Cape Tribulation tour
  • Clients save $50.00 per person

Cruise & Seawalker Special

This is a full day reef tour with a Seawalker included.

Sunlover Cruises spacious platform offers to all guests complimentary glass bottom boat coral viewing tours, semi-submersible tours, underwater observatory, fish feeding and much more.

  • Tour duration: 9:30am – 5:30pm
  • Great for families
  • Helicopter flight and Introductory dive also on special