Kuranda, Skyrail & Train
Coach pick up from your accommodation and transfer to Skyrail. Free time to explore the Kuranda village in the rainforest. Visit the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary or Rainforestation Nature Park (extra cost) or wander through the markets. Catch the 2.00pm or 3.30pm Scenic Train back to Cairns City Railway Station where you will be required to make your own way back to your accommodation.
- Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
- Kuranda Scenic Railway
- Day 1 : ST Itinerary10:00am: Travel to Kuranda Village by Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. The 7, S km journey takes minutes. however We recommend you spend time at the two stations enroute: Red Peak Station and Barron Falls Station. 11:15am: Arrive at Kuranda Village. All entries or expenditures in Kuranda are at own expense A must see is the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary - receive 10% off entry. A free shuttle bus to Rainforestation Nature park departs outside. Receive a 10% discount and enjoy three great attractions, Army Duck Rainforest Tour, Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience. and Koala & Wildlife park, Rainforestation has a licensed restaurant - all passengers receive $5.00 Off the Buffet Lunch. 1:45pm: Be at Kuranda Railway Station and present this itinerary to receive your ticket for the 2:00pm or 3:30pm train. Your journey takes 1 3/4 hours through to or Cairns Railway Station. DO NOT DISEMBARK AT FRESHWATER STATION 3:15pm 3:45pm: Arrive at the Cairns Railway Station. Please make your own way back to your accommodation or 5:15pmMeals :None
Depart: Coach pick ups for Cairns accommodations start at 9.00am.
Return: 2pm train returns to Cairns Railway Station approx. 4pm and 3.30pm train returns to Cairns Railway Station approx. 5.30pm.
2019 Block Out dates:
SKYRAIL Closure Dates: 12th, 13th, 14th NOVEMBR 2019
KURANDA SCENIC RAIL Closure Dates: 17th, 18th, 31st OCTOBER 2019 / 1st, 7th, 8th NOVEMBER 2019 / 9th, 10th DECEMBER 2019
2020 Block Out dates:
SKYRAIL Closure Dates: 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 25th MAY 2020 / 17th, 18th, 19th NOVEMBER 2020
KURANDA SCENIC RAIL Closure Dates: 28th, 29th MAY 2020 / 11th ,12th, 18th, 19th JUNE 2020 / 19th, 20th, 26th, 27th OCTOBER 2020 / 5th, 6th NOVEMBER 2020 / 3rd, 4th DECEMBER 2020 KURANDA SCENIC RAIL Restricted Travel Dates: **8:30am train CNS to KUR is cancelled and 1400pm train KUR to CNS is cancelled on Skyrail Closure Dates 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd, 24th, 25th MAY 2020 / 17th, 18th, 19th NOVEMBER 2020**
lunch and activities in Kuranda not included.