1 Day Kuranda Skyrail, Scenic Railway and Rainforestation Tour from Cairns

from $175
Enjoy the Ultimate Kuranda Experience with a trip on the Scenic Railway, Skyrail and a visit to the Rainforestation Nature Park!
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On this tour you will have the complete Kuranda experience, starting with your trip to Kuranda on the famous Kuranda Scenic Railway.

This amazing train ride will take you on a journey through a lush green paradise before arriving at Kuranda Station. Throughout the course of the journey you will view dense rainforests, steep ravines and flowing waterfalls as well the Barron Gorge which offers spectacular views of Cairns.

You will be seated in a Heritage Class carriage for the duration of your ride. The Heritage Class carriages offer old world charm in the design and decor. They are made of authentic timber, and may be up to 90 years old.

Upon arrival at Kuranda you will have plenty of time to enjoy your natural surrounds. Your tour includes admission to the Rainforestation Nature Park when you can experience a rainforest tour in an amphibious Army Duck.

You can also visit the koala and wildlife park, as well as see a show performed by the Pamagirri Aboriginal Dancers and wander down the Dreamtime Walk. You return journey to Cairns will be on-board the Kuranda Skyrail, a unique rainforest experience taking you on an unforgettable journey over one of Australia’s World Heritage Listed Tropical Rainforest.

You will soar above the rainforest in a six-person gondola cabin which provides uninterrupted views of the Kuranda region, Cairns, the Coral Sea and the lush highlands. The Skyrail experience runs 7.5kms long and features two mid-station platforms where you can step out of your gondola and take time to learn more about this fascinating environment surrounding you by participating in a Ranger-guided boardwalk tour and by taking a visit to the Rainforest Interpretation Centre. Here you will also get to experience the Pamagirri Aboriginal Dancers and Dreamtime Walk.

*Order of Kuranda Rail and Skyrail trips may be reversed - If Skyrail First Meet at Smithfield Terminal or Railway First meet at Freshwater Station*

Includes
  • National Park Fees
  • One Way Ticket on the Kuranda Scenic Railway
  • One Way Ticket on the Kuranda Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Entry to the Rainforestation Nature Park
  • Army Duck Rainforest Tour
  • Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience
  • Koala and Wildlife Park Entry
Transport
Group Size: 60ppl max
  • Transfer Coach Between Cairns/Northern Beaches and Kuranda
Schedule
Departures: Tour Departs Daily!

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Day 1

The below itinerary can change due to cultural reasons, seasonal changes, operational logistics and accessibility.

Checkin at the Skyrail Smithfield Terminal
9:00
or hotel pickup is available for an extra cost
Visit the Red Peak and Barron Falls Skyrail Stations before arriving in Kuranda
Visit the Red Peak and Barron Falls Skyrail Stations before arriving in Kuranda
The full Skyrail experience takes approximately 1.5 hours including your time spent at the rainforest mid-stations.
Time at leisure at the Kuranda Village
Time at leisure at the Kuranda Village
Visit the World-Famous Kuranda Village!
Visit the Rainforestation Nature Park
Visit the Rainforestation Nature Park
Your admission includes a ride on an Army Duck taking you for a guided tour of the rainforest, entry to the Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience and a guided walk of the Koala and Wildlife Park.
Depart from Kuranda Village on the Kuranda Scenic Railway
Depart from Kuranda Village on the Kuranda Scenic Railway
15:00
The Kuranda Railway Provides Spectacular Views of Rainforests, Waterfalls, Ravines and Cairns!
Disembark the Kuranda Scenic Railway at Freshwater Station
Disembark the Kuranda Scenic Railway at Freshwater Station
17:00
Freshwater Railway Station
Transfer via coach to your vehicle parked at the Skyrail Smithfield Terminal
17:15
​One Way Transfers (If Booked) Are between the Skyrail Terminal and Cairns or Northern Beaches Accommodation. You will need to make your own way from the Cairns Railway Station to your accommodation. If you book return transfers you will be Transferred to the Skyrail Terminal in the morning and collected from the Railway Station in the afternoon to be transferred to your Cairns or Northern Beaches accommodation.
Ticket Price
Adults $175.00
Children (4-14 yrs) $87.50
Family (2+2) $437.50
Infants (0-3) $0.00
Extras
Gold Class UpgradeUpgrade to Kuranda Scenic Railway's Gold Class $49 Adult/Child, $196 Family
Gold Class UpgradeUpgrade to Skyrail's Diamond View Gondola $20 Adult, $10 Child
On Way Transfers Cairns City Accommodation to Kuranda Skyrail Terminal $2 Adult, $1 Child, $5 Family
Return Transfers from Cairns City & Northern Beaches Accommodation $13.50 Adult, $6.75 Child, $33.75 Family
Return Transfers from Cairns City & Northern Beaches Accommodation $40.50 Ad, $20.25 Ch, $101.25 Family