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Tablelands, Waterfalls, and Spanish Castle

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Address: Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Cool little Park

Nice place to take the kids to play and explore. Safe and friendly environment. Lots of fun and activities to do.

Reviewed 30 January 2017
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Sydney, Australia
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48 reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

We did a tour day out to see a few of the sites and it was a very long day. The waterfalls were great and the trip to the Paranella Park with guide Cath was great! However it was too much driving...all day in a van was a bit too much!

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Spring Hill
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Reviewed 30 January 2017

Nice place to take the kids to play and explore. Safe and friendly environment. Lots of fun and activities to do.

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los angeles
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104 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We rented a car and took a roadtrip up to the Milla Milla waterfall (not that great but worth a look if you have time). Then we stopped at Lake Barrine (sooo gorgous and worth at least 2 hours). Then finally we headed back to Josephine falls and I so wish we had spent more time there! We only had... More 

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Yungaburra, Australia
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28 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Spending a full day looking at these natural wonders is such a peaceful and wonderful day. Better still there no expenses to view these wonders apart from Paronella Park which is well worth the visit. Highly recommended !

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Reviewed 14 November 2016

We joined local tour to visit the waterfalls, Tablelands and the Spanish Castle, Paronella Park. waterfalls are crystal-clear and beautiful. We love the Paronella Park most. The tour included guided tour in Paronella Park. The tour guide told us about the background of the park. It was the founder's dream to build a castle and how he made his dream... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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Reviewed 28 October 2016

Beautiful scenery, fantastic waterfalls and great walking tracks. Best way to see the area is to hire a car and drive yourself, this way you get to stay longer at areas you like and go to other areas that aren't on the tours.

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Sydney
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We drove south to Babinda Boulders and then to Josephine Falls and followed the Waterfalls Circuit. Each place is slightly different but all are beautiful, with Josephine Falls being our favourite. That's the one where you can slide down the rocks of the waterfall, landing in the pond part at the bottom. One hint ... if you have a springsuit... More 

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Newcastle, NSW, Australia
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

Very busy 6 days in Cairns during July school hols. Expected lots of families out enjoying the perfect weather and they were, although everything was still available, even the Kuranda rail and Sky rail which we didn't book ahead but still got tickets on the day. Our itinerary was as follows: Day 1: Couldn't pick up our rental vehicle till... More 

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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is one of the most fascinating attractions I have ever encountered. It has everything - history, magic, romance and foresight. Our photos are beautiful and you can imagine what Jose envisaged when he bought the land to build his castle on. The guide did a fantastic job of telling the story of a man way before his time and... More 

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

... especially the Josephine falls which were our favourite! Only takes an hour to see all the waterfalls and the Babinda boulders. Hire a car and do it yourself.

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