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Cairns Discovery Tours

#52 of 230 Tours in Cairns
Cairns, Australia
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About Cairns Discovery Tours
Cairns Discovery Tours is Cairns' official City Sights & Highlights Tour, locally owned and operating since 1994. A small group afternoon tour showcasing the best of Australia's most famous tropical city. Explore the cities rich history which provides glimpses of natural beauty, cultural heritage, and some of Cairns most iconic landmarks. We travel beyond the city to some of Cairns hidden gems, Lower Barron Gorge National Park and Palm Cove. You can combine your city sights tour for a full day tour experience with a trip to Green Island, Cairns Aquarium or relax as you take in the sunset over Trinity Inlet on a Cairns Dinner Cruise. Tours operate Monday to Saturday - all year round
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Jean F wrote a review 3 July
Melbourne, Australia36 contributions16 helpful votes
Everything about the tour was fantastic, the church is definitely a must to see the stained glass windows, the museum was interesting and the guide was so knowledgeable and enthusiastic. The view at Barron Gorge was lovely as was the lookout overlooking Cairns. John’s knowledge of the plants in the Botanic Gardens was extraordinary and the Devonshire tea at Noa’s was a welcome treat. A perfect half day trip.
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Date of experience: July 2022
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Response from Maryanne J, Owner at Cairns Discovery Tours
Responded 3 days ago
Thank you for your review, pleased you found it to be a perfect half day trip
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Kerrie M wrote a review June 2022
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A great half day tour around Cairns and Barron and Palm Cove. Highlights were St Monica's Cathedral, botanical gardens, waterfall and afternoon scones. Very informative tour guide. Would recommend for all ages.
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Date of experience: June 2022
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raelene y wrote a review June 2022
Wonthaggi, Australia23 contributions11 helpful votes
Went on the outback tasting tour for the 3rd time and as always it didn’t disappoint from the minute l got on the bus till when l got off,this is well worth going on. There was a nice range of food to try from crocodile sausage rolls to scones and cream,wines and chocolates and cheese and the scenery of the Atherton tablelands.The bus is comfy and the driver friendly and yes l will go again.
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Date of experience: June 2022
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Liz Shi wrote a review June 2022
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I did two tours - the Kuranda Scenic Railway/Skyrail tour and the Frankland Islands Reef Tour. The staff for both tours were amazing, especially the Frankland Islands team. My colleagues and I had an evening flight to catch and they really went out of their way to make sure we got there, even driving us personally to the airport! The enthusiasm, professionalism and five star personal touch they showed to everyone on the tour was memorable! Would definitely recommend!
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Date of experience: June 2022
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Nette36 wrote a review June 2022
Melbourne, Australia56 contributions36 helpful votes
The tour of the city was informative and covered many of Cairns local sights. Our guide Eric was very knowledgeable and entertaining More time could be spent at the museum but were told if we go back within three days and say we were on the tour we get in for free. The dinner cruise well organised,staff friendly and the food really good. To be frank, not much to look at, mainly industrial views, felt I was going in circles at times.
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