Cairns Holidays

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Tin and timber harvesting from the nearby Atherton table lands were the impetus for Carins’ growth. Prawn and marlin fishing continued to add to the development in the mid twentieth century, however, Cairns has exploded as the place from which to explore the Great Barrier Reef. Diving and snorkeling are …

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How to get to Cairns

Here's what you need to know about getting to Cairns. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Cairns takes 21 hours, 15 minutes.

When to go to Cairns

Typical Holiday Price

1356 € per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Cairns varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

November

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - November is the cheapest month to go to Cairns.

Where to stay in Cairns

Whatever your travelling style, we can help find you the perfect place to stay. From luxurious hotels to practical apartments, these are our most popular places in Cairns, according to other travellers.

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