Innisfail is located 45 miles (72 kilometers) from Cairns and 80 miles (129 kilometers) from Port Douglas.
It's a missed chance if you limit your sightseeing to the attractions of Innisfail because the surrounding region is dotted with an abundance of terrific attractions. Mission Beach, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the north, and South Mission Beach, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the north of Innisfail are worth visiting if you're keen to explore this region further.
About 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the northwest of Innisfail is Cairns, an important regional city home to Cazaly's Stadium, Cairns Museum and Reef Fleet Terminal. Cairns Convention Centre, Cairns Regional Gallery and Reef Hotel Casino are just a few of the many other attractions that await.
Spend a few hours exploring Tropical North Queensland's craft workshops and art galleries. These are great destinations to explore, particularly when the weather is unpleasant.
Get a different view of the Tropical North Queensland area by taking to the air. Paragliding is a popular pastime here. There are some great ways to get active in the wide open spaces around Innisfail. Horse riding and four-wheel driving are just two ways thrill seekers here can get their thrills.
Innisfail is a breathtakingly beautiful destination that you will linger in your heart always.