Esplanade Boardwalk, Cairns

4.7
#1 of 45 in Trails in Queensland
Esplanade Boardwalk provides a beautiful setting for a stroll, jog, or bike ride. Along the 800 m (0.5 mi) boardwalk, take in views of Trinity Inlet and observe the wide range of seabirds that make their homes on the mudflats. Put Esplanade Boardwalk at the forefront of your travel plans using our Cairns day trip planning tool .
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  • This was very casual with causal non service restaurants. I couldn't find one where one would have a waiter or waitress. As an American, I would not put it up there with a typical boardwalk - i.e. Reh...  more »
  • We visited in an evening. The water was so calm like glass. There was a large pelican on the water just floating along guzzling fish as he went. Mesmerising. Warm, free entertainment. Brilliant.  more »
  • Definitely must do in Cairns! Beautifully maintained boardwalk all the way around the pier and by the ocean. Don’t expect to see beach because it’s just mudflats before ocean - but lovely ambience and...  more »
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