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Atherton Tablelands

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 4091 6945
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  • Average3%
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“lake eacham” (49 reviews)
“coffee works” (24 reviews)
LOCATION
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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+61 7 4091 6945
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"lake eacham"
in 49 reviews
"curtain fig tree"
in 47 reviews
"coffee works"
in 24 reviews
"crystal caves"
in 18 reviews
"gillies highway"
in 17 reviews
"millaa millaa falls"
in 24 reviews
"waterfall circuit"
in 16 reviews
"day trip"
in 55 reviews
"dinner falls"
in 11 reviews
"great drive"
in 8 reviews
"coffee plantation"
in 11 reviews
"chocolate factory"
in 6 reviews
"beautiful lake"
in 6 reviews
"paronella park"
in 18 reviews
"devonshire tea"
in 6 reviews
"self drive"
in 10 reviews
"sugar cane"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Atherton Tableland offers a wide variety of natural wonders to enjoy. I recommend self-driving by car so that you can take the time to enjoy all that the area has to offer. The route I have chosen to take on a number of occasions, staring...More

1  Thank Frank-Jennie
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This wasn’t on our list but was recommended to us and we had a great day visiting waterfalls, lakes, etc. a very beautiful area and great for photographic enthusiasts.

1  Thank callard113
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A smorgasbord of things to do, cheesery, winery, fresh fruit, nuts, waterfalls, lovely rolling hills and more. Spend the day here

Thank Kerrie66453
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Throughout the Atherton tablelands there are so many different things in which you can do, walks, rivers, waterfall, lakes to jump in

Thank Tommie T
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

We hired a car and did the circuit from Cairns to Atherton, Mareeba, Kuranda and back to Cairns. Very doable in one day, stopping at all the major attractions. Atherton eas a very clean and lovely town and the side trips to waterfalls and rainforests...More

Thank KimWor
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

I would definitely check the forecast, because it's a hell of a treacherous trip up those winding roads in bad weather unfortunately there's very little to do that's inside other than eat and drink, and we didn't find many nice places to eat.

Thank Tina M
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

Living in Townsville, the tablelands is an area we visit on a regular basis. It is a place we keep coming back to time and time again as there are just so many things to see and do. The natural beauty of the area would...More

Thank kjbailey2017
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

There are lots of things to do in Cairns that cost $$. It seems every-time you step out the front door someone is taking $ off you for the experience so it was nice to have a day of free activities that still ended up...More

Thank Troy H
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

This is a very nice place to have a tea break and enjoy the view. The tea is excellent, one of the best I would say.

Thank JinjiangZ
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

We went with Barefoot Tours on a day trip to the Tablelands and visited Lake Eacham, Curtain Fig Tree, Millaa Millaa Falls, Dinner Falls and Josephine Falls. As with the rest of FNQ the tropical nature takes over and combines with the stunning landscape to...More

Thank Terry Q
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We just stayed at On The Wallaby. It was economy friendly, clean, cosy, super friendly and the food is sourced locally and is excellent. Not over the top prices either. Highly recommended!
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