Kuranda Classic Tour

Kuranda Classic Tour

You'll get to explore indigenous culture, native wildlife and World Heritage Rainforest all in one day full of fun! Enjoy the magnificent rail journey, wander through the picturesque Village. 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!

Tour Highlights

  • Kuranda Scenic Railway
  • Kuranda Village
  • Rainforestation Nature Park
  • Army Duck Rainforest Tour
  • Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience
  • Koala & Wildlife Park
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Tour Info

Code TW-CKB
Style
  • Day Tour
Duration 1 Day
Price From $240
Departures

Daily

Vehicle Train,Skyrail,Coach
Suitability Open Age
Start Cairns @ 08.30 am
Finish Cairns @ 05.15 pm

Kuranda Scenic Railway: Wind through tunnels and over bridges on this magnificent journey, passing Stoney Creek and Barron Falls.

Kuranda Village: Wander through the picturesque Village in the Rainforest.

Rainforestation Nature Park: Transfer to this award-winning attraction and experience:

BB Q Lunch: Enjoy a delicious hot buffet and a wide selection of salads, cheeses and fruits.

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).

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway: Glide over the canopy of pristine World Heritage

Rainforest with stops at Barron Falls and Red Peak Stations before returning to Cairns.

Includes Return Coach Transfers from Accommodation

Schedule

* Travel Kuranda Scenic Railway - 08.30 am

Wind through tunnels and over bridges on this magnificent journey, passing Stoney Creek and Barron Falls.

* Arrive Kuranda Railway Station - 10.15 am

On arrival, please make your way straight up to the coach parking area for your transfer to the village for your free time. Food, drinks and toilets are only 5 minutes away. Your Driver Guide will meet you and direct you to your coach.

* Wander through Kuranda Village, the picturesque Village in the Rainforest - 10.30 am

Browse through the many shops and local markets, which offer a full range of local handicrafts, souvenirs and gifts. A must see is the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary - receive a 10% discount off your entry fee (see over page). 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.

* Transfer to Rainforestation Nature Park - 11.45 am

Please be at the bus stop outside the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary

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).

* Transfer to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway Kuranda Terminal - 03.45 pm

The 7.5 km journey takes 30-40 minutes, however we recommend you spend time at the two stations enroute: Red Peak Station and Barron Falls Station.

* Your coach will be at the Caravonica Skyrail Terminal to transfer you to your accommodation. - 05.15 pm

Includes 

  • Return Coach Transfers from Accommodation
  • BBQ Buffet Lunch

Notes

  • All Kuranda tours depart daily (except Christmas Day) and include Kuranda levy.
  • Itineraries may operate in reverse or in a different sequence.
  • Self-drive to Freshwater Station option is available at a discounted price, please enquire when booking.
  • Tour Code CKB (Cairns pick up)  $235
  • Tour Code BKB (Beaches pick up) $255
  • Tour Code PKB (Port Douglas pick up) $260

SPECIAL UPGRADES

  • Ask our booking staff about one-way KSR Gold Class Upgrade ($52 per person) and/or a one-way Skyrail Diamond View Upgrade ($12 per adult, $6 per child, $30 per family)