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Small-Group Cairns City Sights and Surrounds Tour provided by Cairns Discovery Tours

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  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
  • Hand sanitizer available to travellers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Regular temperature checks for staff
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Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Updated 02/07/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
Overview
Itinerary
  • You’ll have 2 starting options
    Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Cairns Discovery Tours
    Stop: 5 hours - Admission included
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  • 2
    Cairns Museum
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    St Monica's Cathedral
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    NOA Eat Drink Share
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 5
    Cairns Botanical Gardens
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission included
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  • 6
    Barron Gorge National Park
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 7
    Palm Cove Beach
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 8
    Green Island
    Stop: 3 hours - Admission included
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  • You'll end at
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Important Information
Departure Point
Cairns, Cairns, Cairns Region, Queensland Palm Cove, Palm Cove, Cairns Region, Queensland
Duration
5h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Local guide
  • Afternoon tea
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entry/Admission - Cairns Discovery Tours
  • Entry/Admission - Cairns Museum
  • Entry/Admission - St Monica's Cathedral
  • Entry/Admission - NOA Eat Drink Share
  • Entry/Admission - Cairns Botanical Gardens
  • Entry/Admission - Barron Gorge National Park
  • Entry/Admission - Palm Cove Beach
  • Entry/Admission - Green Island
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • If taking the full day option, lunch can be purchased on Green Island (at own expense)
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 10 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
51Reviews
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Stephen P wrote a review 22 Oct
25 contributions9 helpful votes
did the half day city highlights tour with Eric & it was great , really enjoyed the afternoon & went to numerous spots all worth seeing especially the botanic gardens & museum highly recommend
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Response from Maryanne J, Owner at Small-Group Cairns City Sights and Surrounds Tour
Responded 4 days ago
Thank you for recommendation, we appreciate it very much.
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mattbK6773QP wrote a review 6 Oct
Port Adelaide, Australia4 contributions
We had an enjoyable afternoon with Eric...He is by far the best Tour Guide we have ever had. We were taken to many many interesting sites, we were well informed about the history and famous landmarks of Cairns and the surrounding areas....The only sad part was having to say
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Date of experience: October 2020
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Response from Maryanne J, Owner at Small-Group Cairns City Sights and Surrounds Tour
Responded 1 week ago
Thank you for your wonderful review about Eric and your tour with Cairns Discovery Tours. I couldn't agree more with you.
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Tiffanybrooks wrote a review 2 Oct
Stanhope Gardens7 contributions3 helpful votes
Very interesting knowledgeable guide. Particularly enjoyed the Barron gorge and palm cove portion. Gardens were lovely to walk through
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Date of experience: October 2020
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refinnej11 wrote a review Sep 2020
Brisbane31 contributions5 helpful votes
Great way to see CAIRNS and be well informed. Eric was very good and knew Cairns very well so was able to give us great information on it and the surrounding parts. Afternoon tea was very very nice.
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Date of experience: September 2020
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Response from Maryanne J, Owner at Small-Group Cairns City Sights and Surrounds Tour
Responded 8 Sep 2020
Thank you for taking the time to review your Cairns City Sights tour with us. Eric is a wonderful guide and as you say very knowledgeable on our region. We enjoy showing our visitors our beautiful city of Cairns and surrounds.
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Global1300 wrote a review Aug 2020
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With half a day to spend in Cairns and a 7.30 pm flight Mayanne of Discovery Tours was terrific. Eric the driver/guide was friendly and knowledgable and we learnt so much about Cairns durung the whole tour. The visit to Palm Cove at sunset was a excellent finale to a
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Response from Maryanne J, Owner at Small-Group Cairns City Sights and Surrounds Tour
Responded 25 Aug 2020
Thank you so much for taking the time to review your tour with us. We are a small hands on company and more than happy to help where we can. Thank you for visiting our city.
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About the operator

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Cairns City Sights & Surrounds
We did the Cairns City Sights & Surrounds tour yesterday. Our tour guide was Eric & he was very informative & very
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Y9976NNdavidw
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Cairns city tour
Did this tour to see all the changes in Cairns first was the new aquarium then lunch at the Dundee's restaurant the
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michellmL9280WX
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Lovely day out
Our half day was a lovely day visiting Botanical Gardens a lookout and surprise falls. A little shame that it got a
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MelinaMerz
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Great city
We enjoyed the tour. Matt was our guide, he really knows a lot about cairns and gave us interesting information.
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snige
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Really interesting tour.. fantastic guide
This tour was really interesting and took in lots of places in and around Cairns. Matt, our guide, was very friend
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Inspiration593425
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Cairns Discovery Tours afternoon City Sights & Surrounds Tour
Great tour, very interesting and the Botanic Gardens were beautiful. Afternoon tea consisted of the best scones, j
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Frenchgirl60
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Excellent introduction to Cairns history and its environment!
I took this discovery tour today. Our guide and driver was Eric, we were a party of 8, and had a very enjoyable tim
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MoleneLC141
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A Great City Overview
If you've just arrived in Cairns and want a taste of what the city and surrounds have to offer, then this trip is f
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HaydnL
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Mario did great job showing us Daintree
Mario was punctual, friendly and very informative all day. Lovley lunch, perhaps a little early at 1130 but we had
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340jennifero
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Great tour of Cairnes
We really enjoyed our half day tour with Eric! He was funny, informative and just an all around great guy! We saw a
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Kaggee53
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A worth while half day
I always like to do a bus tour before I actually see the city, that way I can return to those places that interest
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jonesjjj
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Something for all the family
This is amazing to see 20ft high enclosed fish tank. It's huge. The talks that are given throughout the Aquarium a
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Niels1505
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Beautiful experience
We went on the cruise with the four of us and from the moment you arrive to the time that the cruise is over we enj
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Travelxpert1
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Amazing Company
Dealt with Maryanne and she was excellent. Matt our guide was perfect. Thoroughly enjoyable tour even though we had
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Patricia F
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Fabulous half day tour
Pick us up on time ,a guy names Mick, so knowledgeable and great fun, would definitely recommend this company . A g
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Key Details
  • Duration: 5h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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