Cairns city which lies in the warm waters of Trinity Bay is the capital city of Far North Queensland. Cairns city is located about 400 kilometers from the most northern part of of the state of Queensland and is one of the largest cities in Australia.. Cairns city has a population of 2,180 people and an area of 3.9 kilometers square. Visitors come to Cairns to see the Great Barrier Reef and Wet tropics World Heritage Rainforest. among other sites.
Cairns Travelers' Frequently Asked Questions
Q. What is the best season to visit Cairns?
A. Due to Cairns location, during the summer the climate is hot and often humid. The months that experience rainfall are during January, February and March, therefore, it is better to avoid getting a ticket during these months as a traveler. The best time to get your ticket is between May to October when there is lower rainfall and temperatures are around 27 degrees celsius. Get your ticket during peak season which is around May to November and during this time accommodation and ticket prices go up as well.
Q. What are the fun facts about Cairns?
A.Cairns has a man-made beach right in the town. Cairns harbours the world's most fierce birds called Cassowary. The world's largest breed of moths dwell in Cairns. They are around 25 cm long. Cairns was recogniｚed as a city in 1923. The first economic activity in Cairns was gold mining.
Q. What are the main tourist attractions in Cairns?
A. Cairns is well known for the Great Barrier Reef that is one of the natural wonders in the world. Tourists can snorkel to be able to enjoy the warm clear waters and view the great choral arrangement and sea life. There are also other water sports available in Cairns such as white water rafting and kayaking. Tourists can also do whale and dolphin watching in Cairns. Tourists may also visit the surrounding islands with resorts that are family friendly. The beaches in Cairns are a definite tourist attraction which include Clifton Beach, Palm Cove, Ellis Beach and Machans Beach. Other tourist attractions in Cairns include Daintree National Park. This gives you all the reason to get your next ticket here.