Enjoy the beautiful coral reefs and popular beaches in this romantic area while you’re sightseeing. People who visit Tropical North Queensland love its shops, rainforest, and restaurants. Some popular places to visit include Great Barrier Reef, Palm Cove Beach, and Cairns Central Shopping Centre. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Cairns Esplanade, Four Mile Beach, and Clifton Beach. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Esplanade Lagoon, Wildlife Habitat, and Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures.