Cairns Tours and Activities - Start in Cairns - East Coast Packages
Experience the absolute best Cairns has to offer with the Great Barrier Reef, Tablelands Rainforest & Waterfalls tour plus an afternoon bike tour around Cairns.
Arrive in Cairns anytime and check into your hostel. Free airport and bus pick ups between 7.30am-9.30pm
Head out for your day on the Great Barrier Reef with Ocean Freedom, visiting 2 amazing Reef sites at Upolu Cay. Try out an introductory scuba dive, glass bottom boat tour and snorkel the rest of the day. Delicious buffet lunch included.
UPOLU CAY is a naturally formed coral cay situated 30 kilometers from Cairns on the Great Barrier Reef and is the perfect location with protected, shallow waters from which to explore the reef snorkeling & scuba diving. Ocean Freedom cruises you to Upolu Cay in an hour.The first tour to arrive at Upolu Cay, offers you over one hour to explore the Cay and surrounding reef uninterrupted. You may even want to try your first ever scuba dive, or for the certified diver, enjoy being guided by our qualified instructors on some of the best dive sites on the reef. You are guaranteed a ratio of 2 divers to one instructor on your very first intro dive to ensure you get maximum enjoyment (normal ratio 4:1!)
Take a tour to the Tablelands Rainforest & Waterfalls. This fully guided day tour begins with a scenic drive up the Gillies Range, stopping for rainforest walks in search of native wildlife at both the Cathedral Fig Tree and the Volcanic Crater Lake Barrine before lunch and a refreshing swim at Lake Eacham. The afternoon is spent travelling through the picturesque countryside for the day's highlights swimming at several pristine waterfalls, such as the famous Millaa Millaa, plus a jungle trek to view the raging Dinner Falls and the Crater in Mt Hypipamee National Park.
Last stop, award-winning On the Wallaby Lodge for tea/coffee and tropical fruit to round off your day before heading back to Cairns arriving at approximately 7:00pm.
Spend the day relaxing in Cairns or choose one of these incredible add-on activities!
ADD on Cairns Bungy Jump - $175 including return transport
ADD on Mission Beach 7,500ft Skydive with beach landing – from $199 including return transport
ADD on Cape Tribulation Tour – from $175 including return transport
Check out from your hostel and depart Cairns anytime.
**Please note the itinerary is subject to change by order of tours.
Please be aware you do need to allow up to 24 hours in between diving and flying.
Please ensure you do not have any of these medical conditions that could prevent you from diving: http://www.backpackersworld.com/dive-medical
Contact Us about adding on an extra activity such as Skydiving, Bungy Jumping, Flyboarding etc.
Be aware that at any time, the price of this package can fluctuate based on seasonality and availability. By simply placing a $100 deposit for this package, it will remain available to you at the current price and you are protected from fluctuating fares. You then have the option to pay off in installments and decide on your travel dates.