Palm Cove Watersports
Cairns Tropical Zoo
Just west of Palm Cove, this zoo offers an up-close wildlife experience with crocodiles and snakes, koala photo sessions and kangaroo...
Beach Fun & Co
Hires catamarans ($50 per hour), jet skis (per 15 minutes single/double $60/80), paddle boats ($30) and boogie boards ($10), and...
Hartley's Crocodile Adventures
Daily events at here include tours of this croc farm, along with feedings, 'crocodile attack' shows, and boat cruises on its lagoon.
Apres Beach Bar & Grill
The most happening place in Palm Cove, with a zany interior of old motorcycles, racing cars and a biplane hanging from the ceiling, and...
Lonely Planet review
Organises 1½-hour early-morning sea-kayaking trips ($56) and half-day paddles to Double Island (adult/child $96/68), offshore from Palm Cove. It also runs a half-day hike to Lake Placid and the Barron Gorge (adult/child $92/72).