Enjoy a full day and night in the stunning city of Cairns. Begin the day with a hike up Mount Whitfield, learn about medicinal plants from Aboriginals, and tour the exciting Cairns night markets while enjoying tapas and a relaxing massage along the way.
What to Expect
The morning kicks off with a 40-minute hike along the lovely Red Arrow Track to the top of Mount Whitfield to marvel at the spectacular views of the surrounding landscape. Continue the tour with a trip to the Aboriginal Plants and Gardens area to learn about medicinal plants of Australia, and then stop for a picnic lunch, including locally caught fish and chips to indulge in. After lunch, head back on the bus to visit the iconic Dome for another elevated view of the city at sunset, kicking off the evening portion of your Cairns tour.
Begin your evening in Cairns with a stroll through its famous night markets, savoring the local crepes and visiting local artists. Take a break for a much-needed 40-minute massage, and then head back out into the night markets to sample some local cuisine, including fish, beef, kangaroo, and crocodile.
Wrap up your exciting tour with a walk down Cairns' ocean-front Esplanade, and spend the rest of the evening relaxing in local spots, mixing and mingling with locals over cocktails and tapas.
- Local English-speaking guide
- Transportation on a local bus
- Dome climb and admission
- Native appetizers
- Bug repellent
- One bottle of water
What's Not Included
- Additional food and drinks
- Items of a personal nature
- Crepes and honey
- Gratuities for guide
Know Before You Go
If it is an extremely hot day, the tour will replace the hiking up to Mount Whitfield with a walk through the Botanic Gardens to avoid heat stroke and over-exhaustion.
Please wear proper and comfortable footwear, sneakers or runners, since you’ll be hiking, please don’t wear flip flops. Please bring a hat and water in case the day is hot.
Children must be 6 years of age to 11 years inclusively.
Children below the age of 6 are not permitted on this tour.