More Fresh Water Swimming Holes in Cairns and Far North Queensland
If a refreshing dip in a crystal clear swimming hole is what you are looking for - we have some more Cairns rainforest swimming holes for you to check out here!
Behana Gorge - Once you reach the parking lot at the Cairns Pyramid Mountain you then take a wonderful 45 minute hike into the cool rainforest to find Behana Gorge. This is the place the Cairns locals call "The Cairns Hike in Paradise". Self drive to this swimming hole or take a guided adrenaline tour that let's you experience Behana Gorge at another level.
Babinda Boulders - Located just 7 kilometres south of Cairns guests can make their own way to these swimming holes or join a guided tour that also encompass other sightseeing attractions of Cairns as well as time spent at Babinda Boulders.
Josephine Falls - Ranked as some of the most spectacular waterfalls in Far North Queensland Josephine Falls is a very popular backdrop for television movies and commercials. Pack a picnic, spend a half day or a full day in the Cairns rainforest. Or book a sightseeing tour that visits Josephine Falls and other Cairns waterfalls and swimming holes.
Lake Barrine - Have you ever swum in a volcano crater before? Well now is your chance at Lake Barrine on the Atherton Tablelands behind Cairns. Go for a drive in your own rental car or join a guided tour and see all of the attractions of the Atherton Tablelands with your expert guide.
Cape Tribulation - Enjoy a refreshing dip at the secluded Emmagen Creek in a small group Cape Tribulation 4WD day tour with daily pick ups from your Cairns accommodation. Experience the world heritage rainforest with a guided day trip and informative guide - check out Billy Tea Bush Safaris.
Daintree - After a day exploring Daintree and visiting Cape Tribulation Beach, you have the opportunity to paddle a canoe in the Blue Lagoon and an optional swim in a natural rainforest waterhole. Check out some Daintree Rainforest tours and attractions.
Atherton Tablelands - A day exploring Cairns' Atherton Tablelands is a great way to experience unique rainforest and wildlife of the Crater Lakes. Travelling along 4WD tracks you will also have an opportunity to swim in a natural rock pool before heading back to Cairns past Lake Morris Dam. Pick up from your Cairns Accommodation available daily. Check out Wilderness Eco Safaris
Atherton Tablelands & Paronella - Experience the beauty of the waterfalls, crater lakes and further south to Paronella Park and Babinda Boulders with an optional swim during your day. Day trips depart daily from Cairns - check out more info here.
Atherton Tablelands (Cairns Backpacker Style) - Backpackers and adventure travellers can expect a day of fun on this full day experience, travelling to Cairns' Atherton Tablelands visiting Lake Eacham, Milla Milla Falls and Josephine Falls. Check out our Backpackers Rainforest & Waterfalls day trip with pick ups from Cairns.
Crystal Cascades Cairns Canyoning Tour | Abseiling, Cliff Jumping, Rock Sliding Adventure | Half Day Tour
- Departs From: Meet at Allbout Cairns, 58 Grafton St, Cairns City
6 hours (approx)
Come canyoning in Crystal Cascades on our half day rainforest and waterfall tours. We will be abseiling, zip lining and canyoning in this wonderful region of Far North Queensland. Swim in crystal clear rock pools. Enjoy 2 - 3 hours with your friends and family seeing the wonderful nature of Tropical North Queensland rainforests behind Cairns.
Cairns Rainforest Tours | Waterfalls & Paronella Park | NEXP
- Departs From:
10.5 hours (approx)
Discover Cairns' Atherton Tablelands waterfalls, crater lake, rainforests and venture south to Paronella Park and Babinda Boulders.