Beautiful and tropical and all good things. Bring insect repellent or you will be so distracted by itchy bites you won't be able to enjoy the greenery.
About Cairns Botanic Gardens
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Part of our walking tour with Cairns Urban Adventures provided us with time to tour around the Botanic Gardens. Fantastic flowers, plants, butterflies. If you are into tropical gardens, and even if you aren't, it is well worth the visit.
We were there in the beginning of February, so it was very humid and hot. We left the garden the second time my son walked into a giant spider web while walking on the trail.
beautiful green leaves and flowers. could breathe in fragrance given off by the flowers. also, beautiful butterflies too!
A fantastic place to have breakfast or lunch, then take a leisurely wander around the gardens to enjoy the beautiful flowers, exotic plants and trees..
If you have transportation and sometime spare or tired of the beach and shopping, head off tomthe gardens. Excellent specimens. Easy to get around, even with a wheelchair. They have an excellent cafe and the food and drinks are excellent and fairly priced. We never...More
I had the most perfect day strolling through the Botanical Gardens. The gingers are in bloom the colours magnificent. The Fern and Orchid House absolutely stunning. Took myself on a little mystery tour through the paths and walkways and finished up at the Chinese garden...More
Only four kilometers from the heart of Cairns City, the Botanical Gardens are a tropical oasis. 38 hectares of native Australian gardens are maintained to lush standards, and many plants found here cannot be seen elsewhere in the world.