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3 days in Cairns in January A few questions, help please

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3 days in Cairns in January A few questions, help please

Please need advise we are arriving in Cairns just for 3 nights from Fri 17th Jan 2014

We would like to see aboriginal centre, as this will be are only chance in Australia,

and we will have come from Hamilton Island/Airlie Beach area.

Suggestions please on pre bookable sightseeing.

Would we be advised to hire a car for this short time? and

would also like any thoughts on where to stay if want to be near to aboriginal sightseeing

and not too many hours away from the airport..

Or anything else anyone might suggest that we could fit in on this short stay.

We are 50 plus adults and not backpackers

Thank you

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1. Re: 3 days in Cairns in January A few questions, help please

Hi Karann,

If you have 2 full days, you could do a day trip to Kuranda to include the Kuranda Scenic Train, enjoy Kuranda and then return on Skyrail over the Rainforest and down to Tjapakai Aboriginal Cultural Centre, which is only around 15/20mins from Cairns. They do a dream time show, cultural dancing and activities on the bushtucker, and hunting. You could also then include a day trip to Daintree & Mossman Gorge which includes a Dreamtime walk with a traditional elder at Mossman gorge. Either Tropical Horizons or The Bama Way offer day trips that would include these. If you need accommodation, day trips organised for you try contacting CairnsHolidaySpecialists.com.au and they can suit a trip for you,and not full of backpackers. :)

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