Kuranda Train & Skyrail with Rainforestation

Starting from: $AU202.00

Tour Overview

  • Tour: Kuranda Tour with Rainforestation Park
  • Budget option: Skyrail up / Train down
  • Standard option: Train up/ Skyrail down
  • Departure location: Cairns & Northern Beaches
  • Suitable for families & couples
  • Tour Duration:7:30am – 5:30pm
  • Places visited: Kuranda Village via Train up and Skyrail down with Rainforestation Park
  • Type of vehicle: Return van transport to/from both stations
  • Port Douglas coach transfers available

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Kuranda Train & Skyrail & Rainforestation

Kuranda is a village in the rainforest situated in the hills of Cairns. There are different ways to access the village, by road through the Kuranda range but the popular way is by the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and the Scenic Railway.

In this tour package visitors have two options to choose from:

  • Budget Option: One way transfer - Ex.Cairns only. Travellers get picked up in the morning from their hotel but the tour ends at Cairns Central Train Station. Clients make their own way back to the hotel. This is a great option for visitors staying in a Hotel in Cairns CBD.
  • Standard Option: Return coach transfer - Ex. Cairns or Northern Beaches. Travellers get picked up and dropped off back to their hotel in the afternoon.

After exploring Kuranda Village and its many shopping opportunities clients are transferred to the Rainforestation which is a short drive from the Kuranda village.The Rainforestation is a 40 hectare park surrounded by beautiful rainforest and tropical gardens where many activities are available for visitors. Please see them below.

Amy Duck:

Army Duck is half car and half boat vehicle which carries up to 30 passengers and can travel on roads and water. During this 45 minutes of pure adventure the Duck Captain will identify fascinating plants and wildlife and provide interesting information about them. Clients will also visit the tropical fruit orchard which has over 60 different species of exotic tropical fruit trees.

Koala & Wildlife Park:

At Koala & Wildlife Park visitors are welcomed and guided around the park by an experienced Wildlife Keeper. The park features elevated boardwalks which provide an uninterrupted views of many different Australian animals including reptiles. Visitors can handfeed kangaroos and wallabies, observe endangered cassowaries, see wombats and lace monitors, and safely encounter snakes and other reptiles.

Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience:

At Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience a local indigenous guide welcome visitors to join them on a journey to discover the Dreamtime and learn about the aboriginal customs and traditions. This activity takes approximately 1 hour to complete which includes both the Pamagirri Aboriginal Dance Show and the Dreamtime Walk. This is the perfect activity for visitors who wants to learn more about the fascinating history of Australia’s Indigenous culture.

What's included in the main price

  • Coach pick up from accommodation
  • Kuranda Scenic Railway
  • Rainforestation Nature Park
  • Army Duck Rainforest Tour
  • Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience
  • Koala & Wildlife Park
  • Tropical Fruit Orchard
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Optional coach return to the hotel
  • BBQ Buffet Lunch at Rainforestation
  • Parks: Butterfly Sanctuary, Koala Gardens & Birdworld Kuranda
  • Casual clothing & Comfortable walking shoes
  • Hat & sunscreen for sunny days
  • Umbrella for rainy days
  • Drinking water

Tour Itinerary

Budget Option: One way coach transfer: Ex. Cairns only

Time Description
08:15 Coach pick up from hotels
09:45 Skyrail Rainforest Cableway departs Smithfield Station
Travel time is 1 hour & 30 minutes to Kuranda Village
11:15 Skyrail arrives in Kuranda
Free time exploring Kuranda Village
11:45 Coach pick up to go to the Rainforestation Park
At Rainforestation a BBQ lunch is served (optional)
Army Duck
Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience
Koala & Wildlife Park
Tropical Fruit Orchard
15:15 Check in at the train station
15:30 Kuranda Train departs Kuranda to Cairns
Travel time is 1 hour & 30 minutes to Cairns Central, Cairns CBD
17:00 Train arrives at Freshwater Station
17:20 Train arrives at Cairns Central
Clients make their way back to the hotel

Standard Option: Return coach transfer: Ex. Cairns & Northern Beaches

Time Description
07:00 Coach pick up from hotels
08:50 Train departs Freshwater Station
Travel time is 1 hour & 30 minutes to Kuranda Village
10:20 Train arrives in Kuranda
Free time exploring Kuranda Village
11:45 Coach pick up to go to the Rainforestation Park
At Rainforestation a BBQ lunch is served (optional)
Army Duck
Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience
Koala & Wildlife Park
Tropical Fruit Orchard
15:15 Check in at the Skyrail station
15:30 Skyrail Rainforest Cableway departs Kuranda to Cairns
Travel time is 1 hour & 30 minutes to Cairns Central, Cairns CBD
17:00 Skyrail arrives at Smithfield Station
17:10 Coach transfer back to the hotel

Please Note:
Level of fitness: Easy and short walks.
Koala Gardens, Butterfly Sanctuary & Birdworld Kuranda tickets to be purchased at the park entrance in Kuranda.

Tour Prices

Rates & Tariffs

Season: 2017 - 2018 Rates Dates: 1st April 2017 - 31st March 2018 Action
Budget Option $202.00 per adult
$107.00 per child
$533.00 per family
Budget Option with Lunch $228.00 per adult
$120.00 per child
$600.00 per family
Standard (Ex. Cairns) $217.00 per adult
$114.00 per child
$575.00 per family
Standard with Lunch (Ex. Cairns) $243.00 per adult
$128.00 per child
$647.00 per family
Standard (Ex. Northern Beaches) $209.00 per adult
$109.00 per child
$556.00 per family
Standard with Lunch (Ex. Northern Beaches) $234.00 per adult
$122.00 per child
$622.00 per family

Age: Adult age: 15 yrs + / Child age: 4-14 years inclusive.
Family Price: 2 Adults & 2 Children.

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Booking fees: Tourism Cairns do not charge any booking fees.

Deposit and final payment: At Tourism Cairns clients are required to pay a deposit only at the time of booking. Final payment is to be completed 48 hours prior to departure or on the day of travel, depending on each tour operator's policy.

Cancellation by the traveller: If the tour is cancelled by the client up to 7 days prior to departure, a full refund is applicable. If the tour is cancelled by the client 7 days prior to departure, the deposit amount might be retained. If the tour is cancelled by the client 48 hours prior to departure, 100% cancellation fee may apply.

Booking amendments: If the date of a tour needs to be changed, Tourism Cairns must be notified in writing by the client up to 48 hours prior to the tour date.

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