Cairns & the Great Barrier Reef City Stay

4 Day City Stay - from £520

Experience aboriginal culture, vibrant city life and astonishing marine life on this four day trip to Cairns.


  • Sightseeing and free time in Cairns
  • Cairns Night Markets
  • Barrier Reef cruise, snorkel and swim
  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Culture Park
  • Kuranda railway and Skyrail cable car

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Your City Stay

Day 1: Arrive Cairns

On arrival at Cairns Airport you will be transferred to your hotel for your three night stay. The afternoon is at leisure for you to explore this vibrant city. Take a bushwalk or simply relax in one of the many cafes or on the beach. Browse the Night Markets and the Pier Marketplace.
Hotel: Novotel Cairns Oasis (standard), Hilton Hotel (first class), for 3 nights

Day 2: Great Barrier Reef

Board a high-speed catamaran and cruise out to the Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy a reef education presentation and view the spectacular coral and tropical fish from the Underwater Observatory and the semi-submersible craft. There is the opportunity to go snorkelling and view this natural living wonder up close (equipment provided). Enjoy a delicious tropical buffet lunch. Return to Cairns early evening.
Meals: Breakfast & Lunch

Day 3: Kuranda - Skyrail - Tjapukai

Visit the fascinating Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park. Upon arrival you will be greeted by your indigenous Guide who will escort you through the park as you discover this ancient culture through theatres, stage shows and demonstrations. Ride the Skyrail Cableway that takes you above the canopy of the Barron Gorge National Park. On arrival in Kuranda there is free time to explore the ‘village in the rainforest’ and its many attractions, including the Heritage Markets. Board the Kuranda train for a historic journey travelling through some of the oldest rainforest in the world, passing the spectacular Stoney Creek Falls to Freshwater Station.
Meals: Breakfast

Day 4: Depart Cairns

You will be transferred to Cairns Airport to connect with your onward flight.
Meals: Breakfast

4 Day City Stay - from £520

City Stay Options:

Upgrade your accommodation to First Class hotels – from £605
Stay in Port Douglas instead of Cairns – from £700

Departure dates:

This City Stay departs daily  from Apr-Mar.

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For departures past April 2020 airport transfers will no longer be included.

City Stay

City stays are a perfect way to experience Australia’s major cities and see what they have to offer.

Your city stay includes:

  • Airport transfers to and from your hotel
  • Great Barrier Reef Cruise including lunch
  • Entry to Tjapukai Cultural Park
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway ride to/from Kuranda
  • Kuranda Scenic Rail journey
  • Time to shop and explore the city as leisure
  • 3 breakfasts & 1 tropical lunch
  • A choice of Standard or First Class hotels

For longer stays talk to your Freedom Australia consultant.

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