Cairns shore excursion
Cairns is the destination of choice for beach worshippers, and if you’re one of them read on because we’ve sussed out the optimal time to visit when you won’t feel like a hot and sticky sardine on the sands.
April to September is the best time to visit for the ideal balance of affordable accommodation, warm dry weather and thin crowds. By popping in after summer, you’ll completely miss the Christmas crowds and the high humidity, while still being able to enjoy sunshine and warm days. Plus, you’ll only pay a fraction of the peak season price.
Located in the tropical north, Cairns enjoys hot humid summers and mild winters with temperatures that rarely dip below 24℃.
Cairns is a popular destination for Australian families as it’s the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and offers family friendly beaches. To avoid the crowds, you should steer clear of Cairns during the school holiday period.
Travelling closer to winter means you’ll enjoy pleasant, dry days that are still ideal for beachside bumming or for exploring neighbouring islands and the Daintree rainforest.
Best time to visit Cairns, weather wise: April to September.
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|17 Feb 2020||Extra 10% off site-wide with code||ZON****|
|28 Oct 2019||Extra 9% off hotel bookings||AUT****|
|20 Aug 2019||Extra 8% off hotel bookings||8OF****|
|20 Feb 2020||Australia-wide flights from $79 each way||********|
|19 Feb 2020||Domestic flights from $42 each way||********|
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