Cairns is located in Far North Queensland, and is home to 150,000 proud locals. The local community establishes itself in a friendly, and down-to-earth manner. Weekends in the outback, having barbecues at the beach and camping prove to be a normality for locals of all backgrounds and ages. Through many markets, local festivities and a hardworking community, the city proves to be one of a strong provincial background.
The tropical climate establishes an environment suited to the unique rainforests, reefs, flora and fauna. Some familiar wildlife native to Cairns include: Koalas, Kangaroos, Wallabies, Cassowaries, Green Sea Turtles, Humpback Whales, Bats, Possums, Crocodiles and Bandicoots just to name a few.
The rich historical culture of Indigenous heritage is celebrated and shared in Cairns, where both locals and visitors have the opportunity to explore the culture. Tjapukai is a cultural park to learn about these cultures through delving into an interactive and educational history of Australia.
Taking into account the location of Cairns, it is no surprise that it is a city strongly recognized in the tourism industry. The Worlds Largest Coral Reef (Great Barrier Reef ) is located along the coast of Cairns. The 2300 kilometer (1429 mile) long ecosystem contains thousands of reefs and hundreds of islands and is home to a number of spectacular sea-creatures. Heritage and culture can be explored at the mountain village known as Kuranda. Travelling a scenic route by Train or Skyrail, to reach wildlife parks, historical villages and much more. When visiting Cairns, there are countless attractions and tours to take advantage of, including the Great Barrier Reef, Ballooning, Rafting, Kuranda, Horse Riding, Sky Diving, Cape Tribulations and many more.
Located central to Cairns City is the Esplanade; a recreational area where many entertainment activities, shops, and restaurants are located with a friendly service towards tourists. It is a short walk to Cairns Central Shopping center, Rusty’s market and many city based accommodations.
You also have the opportunity to experience and explore the above wildlife, tourist attractions, and heritage specific to Cairns. Through our many tours offered at https://drtours.info/ you can book to adventure through your own eyes, to begin a new and exciting journey at the click of a button.