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Cairns & Tropical North Visitor Centre

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Great place to book your tours. Very helpful. In a central area in the main street area close to... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
Perth, Australia
Friendly and caring

We came to the Cairns & Tropical North Visitor Centre about the boat that would bring us to the... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2018
Robby G C
Toronto, Canada
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51 The Esplanade, Cairns, Queensland 4870, Australia
+61 7 4051 3588
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Reviewed 30 June 2018

the building was closed down when we were visiting which was a disappointment as we had wanted to arrange some tours.

Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Great place to book your tours. Very helpful. In a central area in the main street area close to all bars etc

Thank Traveller-marter
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We came to the Cairns & Tropical North Visitor Centre about the boat that would bring us to the reef. We had booked it with this Visitor Center. The clerk was very informative. I even received a map of the town and a booklet about...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

I visited this Tourist Information center to find out what was available to see in Cairns if you were not going to the great barrier reef. They were very helpful as they gave me a map with attractions highlighted and sold me the duck tour...More

Thank 2torontotraveller
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Good toilet info. I found the maps confusing as the reverse page maps was flipped backwards and forwards and the service person wrote upside down on it. So, it took ages for me to be able to orientate myself. I appreciated being given good bus...More

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 8 October 2017

A nice little place in the middle of town and the staff (all volunteers) are knowledgeable and helpful

Thank Nic B
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Cairns offers a huge amount of tours especially to the grand barrier reef and other tourist attractions. You can not possible screen all the possibilities without professional help. But while ordinary agents want to sell you something, the staff at the visitor centre tries to...More

Thank gmm61
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Tourists will be advised on all the areas attractions and you have a chance to relax and watch the reef presentation - Helpful staff on hand to help /advise you if you wish

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Not open late like some of the private booking places, but during normal hours visit here. Government workers so they are only there to help and not sell! If you need tour booking help or advice, give them a visit first!

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Staff were extremely helpful especially when I needed to change a booking due to ill health. Very knowledgeable

Thank Pamela M
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