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From Cairns: Kuranda Day Trip with Skyrail Cableway Ticket

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Tours Activities Wheelchair accessible For returning travelers Reseller exclusions Nature & adventure

Visit Kuranda by traveling on the Kuranda Scenic Railway and returning by the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Explore the village located in the pristine rainforest and have free time to visit the area.

Highlights

  • Discover World Heritage-listed pristine rainforest by historic scenic railway
  • Take a ride on the cableway, gliding just meters above the rainforest canopy
  • Visit Kuranda markets, unique shops and wildlife parks

Description

***IMPORTANT NOTICE*** The Kuranda Train will not operate until 01 March 2024 due to maintenance. (Except for 17, 18, 24, 25 February 2024) On these days we will operate the tour with Skyrail both ways up and return. Sorry for the inconvenience. The schedule is as followed until 01 March 2024: ・Pick up from your accommodation in the Cairns city area (Check your pick-up time the above) ・Heading to the Skyrail Station after all passengers on board ・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 02 March 2024 (Plus 17, 18, 24, 25 February 2024) onwards: Explore the village of Kuranda in a pristine World Heritage-listed rainforest. Be picked up from your hotel and travel to the train station. Take the Kuranda Scenic Railway and marvel at mountains on the way. Soar over waterfalls and over Barron Gorge on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Explore the markets, shops, and walking trails, or take a river cruise (seasonal) for 2.5 hours. Discover the food stalls and cafés, or dine with the water dragons at Frog’s Restaurant famous for its sauces and dressings. Take the famous 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 1:45PM Skyrail back to the bottom (Skyrail Smithfield station). Embark on a fascinating journey of discovery over and deep into the world’s oldest, continually-surviving tropical rainforest. The iconic Skyrail experience is a must-do Cairns attraction of Australia’s World-Heritage listed tropical rainforest, immersing you in one of the most botanically fascinating areas on earth. At the end of your Skyrail experience, be picked up again by bus at 3:15 PM to be brought back to the hotel.

Includes

Pickup and drop-off at most major hotels in central Cairns (except for the northern beach area) 2-way ticket for Skyrail Rainforest Cableway 1-way ticket for Kuranda Scenic Railway 1-way ticket for Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Important Information

  • The train will not operate until February 11, 2024 due to maintenance. Instead the tour will be conducted using the Skyrail Cableway up to Kuranda and returning by Skyrail Cruise ship passengers who arrive at Yorkeys Knob will need to make their own way to the Railway Station, 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 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 Please note that the start time of activity is not your pick-up time. The activity provider will contact you by email to provide the pickup time from your accommodation.

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