Cairns Cruises

View of cairns from the promenade, Australia
View of cairns from the promenade, Australia
Clear blue sea, Cairns, Australia

Cairns is the gateway to Queensland’s tropical north, and renowned for its sultry climate and laid back ambience. The city used to be popular with visitors who came in search of gold, but now they visit to discover something even more precious: the Great Barrier Reef. The unmissable coral reef is easily accessible via boat trips from the city.

The focal point of Cairns itself is the 2km-long Esplanade, with its cafés, bars, piazzas, fine historic buildings and swimming lagoon. [ReadMoreMob] The Tanks Art Centre and nearby Flecker Botanical Gardens are worth uncovering, while the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park recounts stories of indigenous Aboriginal and Torres Strait people through music and dance.

Cairns is also home to the beautiful Wet Tropics Rainforest. The best way to see this natural wonder is to take the Kuranda Scenic Railway north from the city, passing over bridges and through tunnels carved from the cliff-face and to the village of Kuranda. From there, the 7.5km Skyrail Rainforest Cableway offers a ride above the rainforest canopy in glass-sided gondolas. 

Cruises to Cairns

Garden by the bay, Singapore, Asia Garden by the Bay, Singapore Around the World Voyage

World Cruise • S2402

Sun 07 Jan 2024
101 nights
  • Experience an around the world cruise on Borealis
  • Discover a mix of cultural and natural wonders 
  • Explore Sydney, Singapore, Mumbai and New Zealand
Sydney Harbour, Australia Sydney Harbour with Opera House, Australia View of Sydney Harbor with Opera House and Bridge, Australia

World Cruise from Liverpool to Southampton • S240102

Fri 05 Jan 2024
103 nights
  • Experience the thrill of an around the world voyage on Borealis
  • Discover a mix of cultural, historical and natural wonders 
  • Find paradise at Pacific Islands and explore Sydney, Singapore and Mumbai.
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