Cairns, a city in the North East of the state Queensland is your starting point to visit this region. So in this article you’ll not only going to find out how many days you’ll need to spend in the city Cairns, but also what to visit outside of Cairns and how many days/nights you’ll need for that. If you’re not driving to Cairns, chances are you’re flying to this city to visit the Daintree forrest of the Great Barrier Reef. So there’s a lot going on in Queensland. Are you ready?
Cairns – how many days to stay?
If you’re planning to doing a trip in the Cairns regions, please also take some time in Cairns. There is some much going on that you don’t want to miss is while you’re there. We only had a couple of hours to spend in the city and that was too little. So take at least 1 or 2 full days to stay and explore Cairns city. Going to beach, free and public swimming pool at the beach, doing some shopping. Cairns has a lot to offer.
Region of Cairns – how many days needed?
We’ll recommend that you rent a car so you can visit a couple of places, nature and much more. It’s the best way to explore this region. Take at least a full week to stay here. You’ll want to be able to explore Cairns and fall in love with this beautiful region.
Day trips from Cairns
Things you’ll definitely need to do when you’re in Cairns.
- Mossman Gorge
- Daintree Rainforrest
- Cape Tribulation
- The Great Barrier Reef
- Coffee Works (for the coffee lovers)
- Atherton Tablelands
- Port Douglas
You’ll definitely need a full week to experience all of these amazing places. You won’t regret spending a little extra time here.
Where is Cairns located?
Cairns is located in the North East of the state Queensland. That’s in the top right corner of Australia :-). Right next to the Great Barrier Reef.
Staying in Cairns
You’ll need to stay somewhere while you’re staying in Cairns or doing some trips. Luckily there are some great places (not too expensive) where you can enjoy your Cairns experience to the fullest. Make sure you have a good rest to enjoy your stay