The best way to maximise your Kuranda and Australian Experience, where you'll get to explore indigenous culture, native wildlife and World Heritage Rainforest all in one day full of fun!
|Start||Cairns @ 08.30 am|
|Finish||Cairns @ 05.15 pm|
* 08.30 AM Travel Kuranda Scenic Railway.
Wind through tunnels and over bridges on this magnificent journey, passing Stoney Creek and Barron Falls.
* 10.15 AM Arrive Kuranda Railway Station.
On arrival, please make your way straight up to the coach parking area for your transfer to the village. Food, drinks and toilets are only 5 minutes away. Your Driver Guide will meet you and direct you to your coach, which will transfer you to the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary for your tour.
*10.30AM Enter Australian Butterfly Sanctuary.
Marvel at the largest butterfly flight aviary in the country, with a guided tour through the landscaped gardens. View hundreds of butterflies including the famous electric blue Ulysses and Australia's largest butterfly, the Cairns Birdwing.
Any other entries or expenditures in Kuranda Village are at own expense.
* 11.45 AM Transfer to Rainforestation Nature Park.
Please be at the bus stop outside the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary (see map on reverse).
Your tour includes:
BBQ Lunch - Enjoy a delicious hot buffet and a wide selection of salads, cheeses and fruits.
Army Duck Rainforest Tour with Tropical Fruit Orchard - Travel deep into the rainforest on both land and water as your guide explains different species of flora and fauna.
Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience - Watch the Pamagirri Dancers perform in the rainforest amphitheatre, then join the Dreamtime Walk - learn to throw a boomerang and watch spear-throwing and didgeridoo playing.
Koala & Wildlife Park - Join a guided tour, and see crocodiles, wombats, snakes, dingoes and a cassowary, and hand feed kangaroos and wallabies. You'll have the opportunity to have your photo taken cuddling a koala or holding a small crocodile (optional extra).
* 03.45 PMTransfer to Kuranda Skyrail Rainforest Cableway Terminal
The 7.5km Skyrail journey takes 30 - 40 minutes, however we recommend you spend time at the two stations enroute: Red Peak Station and Barron Falls Station.
* 05.15 PM Your coach will be at the Caravonica Skyrail Terminal to transfer you to your accommodation