Kuranda Scenic Railway Day Trip from Cairns

Experience the rainforest beauty of Tropical North Queensland on a scenic day trip from Cairns. There are five options to choose from that provide different activities, so select what interests you most. All options include a journey on the historic Kuranda Scenic Railway and a ride on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Other Package Options include Tjupakai Aboriginal Cultural Park or Rainforestation Nature Park, and you’ll have free time in the village of Kuranda to browse its markets, have lunch or visit wildlife attractions like Birdworld or Kuranda Koala Gardens. (Food, drinks and activities in Kuranda are at your own expense, unless otherwise stated.)

per adult from

$160

AUD

Duration

7 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

Voucher

Mobile ticket

Select Date and Travellers

No tour options available.

  • What's included :
    • Cairns Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • One-way trip on Kuranda Scenic Railway
    • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
    • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park (if option selected)
    • Rainforestation Nature Park (if option selected)
    • Kuranda Boarding Pass
    • Written itinerary available in German, Italian, French, Spanish, Japanese and Mandarin
    • Entry/Admission - Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
    • Entry/Admission - Kuranda Scenic Railway
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Birdworld (approx. AU$19/adult, AU$9.50/child)
    • Butterfly Sanctuary (approx. AU$20/adult, AU$10/child)
    • Kuranda Koala Gardens (approx. AU$19/adult and AU$9.50/child)
    • Any other optional activities not mentioned
    • Entry/Admission - Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
    • Entry/Admission - Australian Butterfly Sanctuary
    • Entry/Admission - Rainforestation Nature Park
    • Entry/Admission - Kuranda Koala Gardens
    • Entry/Admission - Birdworld Kuranda
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Stop At: Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park, Cairns Western Arterial Road, Caravonica, Queensland 4870 Australia

    Choose Tjapukai Package option if you would like to visit here. Discover the world's oldest living culture at Tjapukai Cultural Park - showcasing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island culture through traditional dance, storytelling and more.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, 8 Rob Veivers Dr, Kuranda, Queensland 4881 Australia

    The largest butterfly flight aviary & exhibit in Australia. Situated next to the Kuranda Markets, it is home to over 1500 tropical butterflies. Wander through the aviary's lush tropical gardens and breeding laboratory to learn more about a butterfly's life cycle & behaviour.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, 6 Skyrail Drive, Smithfield, Queensland 4878 Australia

    Glide over and through the canopy of the ancient rainforest and marvel at the spectacular views from Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. There are two stops along this gondola journey where you can alight and explore the rainforest from within.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Rainforestation Nature Park, Kennedy Highway, Kuranda, Queensland 4872 Australia

    Choose the Rainforestation Package if you would like to visit this wonderful nature park. See Australian wildlife in their wildlife park, and take an amphibious Army Duck tour through the rainforest.

    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Kuranda Scenic Railway, Coondoo Street, Kuranda, Queensland 4870 Australia

    Take a historic journey on the Kuranda Scenic Rail, travelling through the rainforest and along the mountainside of Barron Gorge.

    Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes

    Stop At: Kuranda Koala Gardens, 2-4 Rob Veivers Dr Clifton Beach, Kuranda, Queensland 4881 Australia

    Visit this wonderful Wildlife park to see iconic Australia wildlife. Feed and pat the tame wallabies and kangaroos. Discover wombats, freshwater crocodiles, lizards, snakes and much more! Koala photos are also available.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Barron Gorge National Park, Wrights Lookout Rd, Queensland Australia

    See the might Barron Falls from both the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway Edge Lookout, and at a stop on your journey on the Kuranda Scenic Rail.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Barron Falls, Barron Gorge National Park, Kuranda, Queensland Australia

    See the might Barron Falls from both the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway Edge Lookout, and at a stop on your journey on the Kuranda Scenic Rail.

    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Birdworld Kuranda, Heritage Markets, Kuranda, Queensland 4881 Australia

    Immerse yourself in this wonderful free flying bird exhibit. See and enjoy the company of hundreds of rare and beautiful exotic and Australia native species in the lush tropically landscaped setting.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Pass By: Down Under Tours - Day Tours, 26 Redden St, Cairns, Queensland 4870 Australia

    Down Under Tours is Tropical North Queensland’s leading day tour operator with an extensive range of tour options to suit any taste. We love to share the beauty of Tropical North Queensland and the ancient rainforest with our passengers.

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pickup is available from selected hotels in Cairns - please contact the operator after booking to confirm your pickup location and time.
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Only one tour option is wheelchair accessible: Tjapukai w/ Lunch-Sky-Rail (code: KRST)
    • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
    • KQS and KSQ are both wheelchair accessible
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 80 travelers
    • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
    • Social distancing enforced throughout experience
    • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
    • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
    • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
    • Guides required to regularly wash hands
    • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English - Written

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Down Under Tours

Activity ID: V-2570KRPS

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