Introduction to an Incredible City: Cairns

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The City Cairns is situated in Queensland state, northeast of Australia. It is 1,700 kms far from Brisbane and about 2,420 kms from Sydney Road. 122,731 inhabitants are living here. One of the main tourist attraction in Carins is The Great Barrier Reef and it takes less than One hour to reach there by boat. The two popular areas surrounded by rain-forests are The Daintree National Park and Cape Tribulation, which is about 130 km on the north of Cairns. Due to its tropical climate and abundance of attractions, Cairns is a popular foreign tourists destination.


The name Cairns is given to this city by the governor of Queensland, “William Wellington Cairns”. For tourists, Cairns has built many theme parks in its natural surrounding areas to attract them. The land of Cairns belongs to the Yidinji Walubarra people. Cairns has a tropical warm climate, specifically a tropical monsoon climate under the Köppen climate classification. Here, you will find the rainy season from November to May and dry season from June to October. It is recommended to take a vehicle on rent for travelling around cairns. You can save on your booking by comparing rates of different service providers and choose from wide fleet of vehicles.


The Great Barrier Reef is a World Heritage Site with islands, rain-forests and reefs around the corner in Cairns where you can swim, scuba diving, snorkeling and surfing. Immerse yourself in the rainforests of the Wet Tropics, World Heritage, or take the scenic train that will take you to the quiet village of Kuranda and browse among colorful parrot, platypus and freshwater crocodiles. Enjoy a stay in a green hotel in the magical Daintree Rainforest, the oldest in the world, called "Wawu-karrba" or "spiritual healing" by Aboriginal tropical rainforest. In Daintree River you can see crocodiles and turtles in clear water from a cruise, flanked by mangrove waters. You can also enjoy one of the many hiking trails while exporing the diversity of beautiful flora and fauna.


About Cairns Tourism

An important role played in cairns economy is by tourism. After Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. The Cairns region is the fourth most popular destination for international tourists according to Australia.tourism. There are hundreds of hotels, resorts, motels and backpacker hostels in this city. Playing Golf, doing river rafting, viewing crocodile farms and the Atherton Tablelands, trips to Kuranda and Daintree Rainforest, cruises to the Great Barrier Reef are some of the activities to do in this region.


Cairns is a beautiful city where you can see lots of places such as Tjapukai Cultural Park, Cairns Zoo, Paronella park and many more. You can visit here along with your family and friends.I assure you that you will definitely enjoy here and have a great fun.