Things To Do
Famous as the meeting place of two natural wonders, the Great Barrier Reef and World Heritage Rainforest, Cairns is a vibrant and colorful destination with a bright future as the gateway between Australia and Asia. Conveniently located in the heart of the city, the Hilton Cairns hotel is the perfect base for exploring the diverse wonders of this truly unique region. As a hotel with absolute water frontage, the Hilton Cairns enjoys spectacular, uninterrupted views of Trinity Inlet and Marlin Marina. Within easy walking distance of the Cairns Esplanade lagoon and the city's shopping, tourism and nightlife hubs, this Cairns hotel is just a short, 10-minute drive from Cairns International Airport and 100 meters from the Great Barrier Reef departures terminal.
Far North Wilderness Bike Tour - 15 - 22 Sep, in its 17th year "The Far North Wilderness Bike Tour" provides a fully supported, self-paced mountain bike ride through natural wonders of Far North Queensland.
Cairns Tanks Arts Centre - 21 Sep, After bursting onto the Australian music scene back in 2014, Lamine Sonko & The African Intelligence, have become known for their crowd-stopping performances and big band sound of new wave future rhythms direct from West Africa.
Cairns Art Gallery - 28 Sep, The Board of the Cairns Art Gallery and the Director, Andrea May Churcher, invite you to the official opening of the exhibition David Griggs: BETWEEN NATURE AND SIN
In and Around Town
Citizens of the Great Barrier Reef
A global, social purpose community empowering current & future generations to protect & enjoy the Great Barrier Reef.
Great Barrier Reef Bucket List
It’s a must do when visiting Cairns, yet too many of us don’t know how to actually DO the Great Barrier Reef. Why not start here?Great Barrier Reef Bucket List
With exclusive landing locations, fly to a reef pontoon, a rainforest waterfall or private cay.Helicopter Tours
Kuranda Scenic Railway
This famous railway journeys to Kuranda, the village in the rainforest, passing spectacular waterfalls and scenery.
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
Journey into the world’s oldest surviving tropical rainforest with Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
Uncover authentic Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander culture dating back over 40,000 years.Tjapukai
Cairns Museum shares amazing stories about life in the tropics. Come and discover the real Cairns.
Spirit of Cairns
Experience ultimate waterside dining on this luxury 26m sailing catamaran.
Cairns Zoom & Wildlife Dome
The world’s first challenge ropes course in a wildlife park, located directly across the road from the hotel.
The peak Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander arts and cultural organisation for Far North Queensland.
Bad Fishy Jet Boating
Add some adventure to your next holiday with jet boating on Trinity Inlet – the most thrilling way to cool off in Cairns.
Fun in Australia
Our Hilton Mom Voyage team shares experiences to help you plan a vacation the whole family will love!