Australia is not the most budget friendly destination on the planet; but hopefully, with a bit of help, I can show you that you can have a wonderful adventure in North Queensland, Australia and be on a budget! This itinerary includes seeing loads of wildlife, scuba diving in the Great Barrier Reef, a day full of chasing waterfalls, and much more!
Cairns is a coastal city in Northern Queensland, Australia. The area surrounding Cairns is full of wildlife and beautiful nature, in both the sea and land, just waiting for an adventure. The area is home to the Great Barrier Reef, Daintree Rainforest, Atherton Tablelands and much more! Northern Queensland is not to be missed on a trip to Australia. Here are 5 fun, budget friendly things to do while visiting the Cairns area.
The Daintree Rainforest is a marvelous rainforest in Northern Queensland, Australia. If you will be visiting the Great Barrier Reef and Cairns area, I suggest spending a couple of days visiting the Daintree Rainforest. Did you know the Daintree Rainforest is supposed to be the oldest tropical rainforest in the world? They think it is …
This has to be one of the best day trips from Cairns, North Queensland, Australia! It features 10+ beautiful waterfalls with stunning views all day long. Grab your hiking shoes and get ready for an absolutely unforgettable day stuffed full of waterfalls.
Scuba diving in the Great Barrier Reef is on almost every person's bucket list, but scuba diving is an expensive hobby. If you're a budget backpacker, like I am, finding affordable places to scuba dive can be a challenge. Here is my secret tip to dive in the Great Barrier Reef on a budget!