Cairns City Sights Half Day Tour

Hop aboard the Cairns City Sights Half Day Tour as your local guide introduces you to the culture and historic locations throughout Cairns city. You’ll be amazed by the 24 colourful stained glass “Creation” windows of Saint Monica’s Cathedral followed by a guided walk at Cairns Flecker Botanical Gardens showcasing tropical plants, wildlife and featuring butterfly lined pathways. During your time at the Botanical Gardens enjoy a delightful Devonshire Afternoon Tea with homemade scones and yummy strawberry jam and cream.

Continuing on your Cairns City Sights Half Day Tour take advantage of picture perfect views at lookouts of Cairns city, rainforest mountains and the world famous Great Barrier Reef as well as a visit to the lower section of Barron Gorge National Park and Surprise Creek Falls. Your tour wraps up in Palm Cove where you can stroll past the lined Paperbark Trees some 400 years old and sink your toes into the sandy beach.

The Cairns City Sights Half Day Tour includes complimentary accommodation pick up and return transfers from either your Cairns city or Northern Beaches hotel.


  • World Famous “Creation” windows of St Monica’s Cathedral
  • Flecker Botanical Gardens
  • Lower Barron Gorge National Park


  • Cairns city or Northern Beaches hotel pick up and return
  • Entry to Cairns Museum and complimentary re-entry during your stay
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Professional experienced guide


Departs: Monday to Saturday ex Northern Beaches at 12.00pm and ex Cairns at 12.30pm
Returns: ex Northern Beaches at 5.30pm and ex Cairns 6.00pm
Does not operate on Sundays or 25 - 27 Dec 2017, 01 Jan 2018, 30 Mar 2018, 01 Apr 2018, 25 - 27 Dec 2018 and 01 Jan 2019

Additional Info

Children: 4-14 years are charged at children rates. Children under 4 years are not accepted on this tour.
What to Bring: Walking shoes, camera.
Note: There is no wheelie walker or wheelchair access. Minimum 4 passengers required for tour to go ahead. Maximum 20 passengers. Lunch is not included on this tour.
Operated By: Cairns Discovery Tours