IATA Airport Code: CNS
Population: 146,778 (2014)
Cairns Esplanade – The Esplanade is a picturesque 2.5km stretch of foreshore in the heart of Cairns that is managed by the Regional Council. The parklands, playgrounds, Lagoon and recreational facilities are all free entry.
Kuranda Scenic Railway – This famous railway winds its way on a journey from Cairns to Kuranda, the village in the rainforest, with Freshwater situated along the line with views of the surrounding mountains. Rising from sea level to 328m, the journey to Kuranda passes spectacular waterfalls and into the stunning Barron Gorge.
Accommodation in Cairns
The Reef Hotel & Casino – Nestled alongside Trinity Inlet, the five-star Pullman Reef Hotel Casino is Tropical North Queensland’s most prestigious hotel.
Top Accommodation Options – From 5 star luxury to backpackers and caravan parks there is accommodation to suit every style and budget