Comfort Inn & Suites City Terraces
63-65 McLeod Street
Cairns, QL 4870
Phone: (61) 7 40518955
Fax: (61) 7 40518744
Cairns is a city situated in the northern region of Queensland in Australia. Owing to its summery climate and easy access to various attractions including the Great Barrier Reef, the city attracts tourists and visitors from all over the world. One of the popular sites in the city is a lagoon, where sunbathing semi-nude has been allowed since the year 2003.
Cairns Wildlife Dome is an enclosed center that showcases various exotic bird and animal species, along with creating awareness about the rain forest ecosystems.
Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park is a unique space that is founded with the mission to introduce and conserve the Aboriginal culture. Tjapuka or Djabugay is an Australian tribe and visitors can learn more about their culture and local life at this park. Rather than going through routine collections displayed in museums, this venue presents the culture through theatrical performances and dances. It offers day tours that take you through interesting daily activities of Tjapuka people; check out their tools, taste the herbal medicines prepared by the locals and so on. At night you can sit by the campfire and enjoy the lavish buffet. Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park offers a different and fun cultural experience! Admission prices are different for day and night tours. Check website for further details.
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway in Cairns Australia will give you the experience of a lifetime. Up to six people can enjoy the magnificent, panoramic views of a tropical rainforest. Additionally, the cable track spans a long distance over pristine environments, allowing you and other guests to enjoy a full view of the surrounding area. The car itself is only a few meters above the treetops, and is air-conditioned for your comfort. Check their website for details, since times and package deals for groups vary.
Watch colorful butterflies hover over beautiful flower pods at the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary! Founded in 1987, this aviary has nearly 1500 species of butterflies. The amazing collection, especially the tropical and rainforest butterflies, will leave you awe-struck. Tour guides will take you through the entire sanctuary including the on-site laboratory and give you a detailed explanation about butterflies, their life cycle and other information. Australian Butterfly Sanctuary is an ideal option for a short tour with kids that combines fun with education. For more details, check website.
Cairns Tropical Zoo strives with the sole objective of wildlife conservation. This award-winning zoo spans across 6 hectares of well-maintained tropical space inhabited with the exotic animal kingdom.
Located within the Green Island, Marineland Melanesia is an ideal option for a weekend trip. It also offers variety of activities and entertainment options.
For a truly unique and great Australian night out, be sure to check out Cairns Night Zoo! Here, you get the chance to encounter nocturnal wildlife in the tropics. The Night Zoo guides are very friendly and courteous, and are happy to help. The evening starts with a meal at a wonderful BBQ restaurant on the premises that boasts of steak, sausages and seafood with fresh garden salads. After dinner, the guides will provide you with a torch and lead you into the darkness to meet the creatures of the night. It's experience that everyone of every age can enjoy. Be sure to call ahead for hours and availability.
Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures offers you an opportunity to be a part of the dangerous and adventurous wildlife. This park located near the Captain Cook Highway takes you through the world of reptiles, insects, wild animals and so forth. Its highlight being the Crocodile Farm, a tour of this farm will give you insight into the crocodile farming operations. The other popular tourist attractions include Gondwana Gateway, Hartley's Lagoon, scenic trails and walks. At the on-site Gift Shop you can shop for authentic crocodile leather accessories, stuff toys, games and other souvenirs. Exhausted after a long nature walk, then replenish yourself at the in-house restaurant. This rain forest setting complete with exotic species of birds and animals, stretches of green lands and scenic locales make for an ideal nature tour that combines education with adventure. For venue rentals and other details, check website.