From Cairns: Kuranda Day Trip with Return Kuranda Cableway

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Soar over waterfalls and marvel at the mountains of Barron Gorge National Park on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway to Kuranda. Explore the village markets, shops, and food stalls at your leisure.


  • Feast your eyes on stunning views over the rainforest canopy on a cable car
  • Soar over waterfalls and Barron Gorge on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Glide above Australia’s World Heritage listed pristine, tropical rainforest
  • Keep an eye out for native wildlife, including the cassowary flightless birds
  • Visit markets and wildlife parks in the scenic mountain village of Kuranda


・9:45-10:15 Pick up from Hotels (Cairns City Area) ・10:45 Depart from Smithfield Skyrail Station ・12:00-13:30 Arrive in Kuranda and you will have free time ・13:45 Depart from Kuranda by taking the Kuranda Skyrail Station ・15:15 Your driver will be waiting for you in Smithfield Skyrail Station. ・16:15 Hotel drop-off Explore the village of Kuranda in a pristine World Heritage-listed rainforest. Be picked up from your hotel in Cairns and travel to the Skyrail terminal, marveling at the mountains on the way. Soar over waterfalls and Barron Gorge on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Discover markets and walking trails, or take a river cruise (seasonal) for 1.45 hours in Kuranda. Check out food stalls and cafés, or dine with the water dragons at Frog’s Restaurant famous for its sauces and dressings. Then, take the Skyrail down, spanning 7.5km over the rainforest canopy. Spot native wildlife, including the cassowary, the world's 3rd-largest flightless bird. Next, take the 1:45 PM Skyrail back to the bottom, to Skyrail Smithfield station. Embark on a fascinating journey of discovery over and deep into the world’s oldest, continually-surviving tropical rainforest. Immerse yourself in a botanically fascinating region on the Skyrail cable car ride. At the end of your Skyrail experience, be picked up again by bus at 3:15 PM to be driven back to your hotel.


Pickup and drop-off at most hotels in central Cairns 2-way ticket for Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Important Information

  • Skyrail operation can be affected by weather; the activity provider will do their best to accommodate The activity provider has the right to change the itinerary order and time due to limited availability and/or weather Cruise ship passengers who arrive at Yorkeys Knob will need to make their own way to the Skyrail Smithfield Terminal, and back to Yorkeys Knob after the tour Cruise ship passengers who arrive at Cairns Terminal will need to make their way to Pullman International Hotel to be picked up due to congestion at the Terminal

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