As the closest mainland city to Australia's world famous Barrier Reef, Cairns is one of the most visited tourist destinations in the country, known for it's stunning natural beauty and rich history. Located in the far north of Queensland, the town has a population of just over 140,000, and attracts countless local and international tourists every year. Although paid bus tours are a great way to explore some of the best tourist attractions in Cairns, there is no better way than renting a car in order to get the most out of the beautiful city and its hundreds of unique attractions.
The saltwater swimming lagoon just off the Cairn's Esplanade is Cairn's favorite location for those looking to relax in the sun and work on their tans. Further North, locations such as Trinity Beach are popular for a surf or swim in the warmer months, and a hired car or camper can be a great way to travel between Cairn's many great swimming locations.
It's not just waterfronts that Cairns boasts. If you're looking for a relaxing daytrip, the World Heritage Listed Daintree Rainforest is only two hours drive from Cairns, and is a popular site for people looking to unwind and trek through Australia's largest and most diverse tropical wilderness. Or if you're looking for a shorter trip, the Crystal Cascades are located only 20km from Cairns, with a rainforest walking trail that leads to a series of stunning waterfalls and swimming holes.
Cairns is certainly not short of cultural appeal, with arts centres such as the Tjapukai Cultural Park offering a range of shows and galleries exhibiting the area's indigenous heritage. The Ochre Dining Room nearby also boasts what is sure to be a once in a lifetime experience with a menu ranging from Wattle Seed Damper to Croc with native pepper.
When the sun goes down Cairns comes into it's fore, with Trinity Beach's Esplanade offering stunning ocean views while you dine at any of the award winning restaurants that line the foreshore. Further south bars such as the Salt and Deck, only a short walk from the stunning illuminated lagoon, offer up dancefloors and killer coctails that are sure to be a highlight of any stay.
Whether customers are in need of a large vehicle for a large family or a client on a business visit is in need of a more luxurious vehicle, Cairns Car Hire has vehicles to satisfy all and any of the needs. By using Cairns Car Hire, tourists and business visitors alike will be able use the most reliable cars available for rent and the best service both before and during the rental of the vehicle.
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