Green Island & Skyrail Tour

Green Island & Skyrail Tour

Combine a trip to Green Island with Skyrail - a rainforest gondola journey - all in one day. Green Island is a beautiful coral cay on Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Skyrail is a unique rainforest experience taking you on an unforgettable journey over Australia's World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforest and deep into the forest

Tour Highlights

  • Green Island
  • Skyrail
  • Green Island Coral Cay
  • Reef Rocket Cruise
  • Tropical Rainforest
  • Snorkelling
  • Rainforest Interpretation Centre

Tour Info

Code GI-CSR1
Style
  • Day Tour
Duration 1 Day
Price From $189
Departures

Daily Except Christmas Day

Vehicle Catamaran
Suitability Open Age
Start Cairns @ Morning
Finish Cairns @ Evening
Travel Insurance Required

Green Island is a beautiful coral cay on Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Green Island is a Marine National Park uniquely rainforested and surrounded by white sandy beaches and magnificent coral reefs and abundant marine life.

Your visit to allows you 2 hours at Green Island and included is the choice of snorkelling gear or a glass bottom boat tour. "Reef Rocket" is a modern comfortable air-conditioned highspeed catamaran with a relaxed atmosphere.

Travel time to Green Island is 45 minutes from Cairns. Passengers can take part in the many activities available or simply relax on the beach.

Our friendly crew will help you to organise your activities to make the most of your time on Green Island.

Skyrail - PM

Skyrail is a unique rainforest experience taking you on an unforgettable journey over Australia's World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforest and deep into the forest. Guests glide just metres above the canopy in Skyrail's comfortable six-person gondola cabins which provide spectacular and uninterrupted views of the rainforest, tropical Cairns, the Coral Sea and the lush Cairns Highlands.

The Skyrail experience, spanning 7.5kms, includes time at two rainforest mid-stations where guests can alight from the cableway to learn more about this fascinating environment on Ranger guided boardwalk tours and at the Rainforest Interpretation Centre.

Inclusions

  • GREEN ISLAND
  • Cruise to Green Island aboard “Reef Rocket” a modern catamaran
  • Half day reef cruises allow 2 hrs on Green Island, departs 9am, back in Cairns 12.45pm
  • Choice of Snorkelling Gear or Glass Bottom Boat tour ($14 extra to do both)
  • Snorkelling demonstration & reef presentation en route to Green Island
  • Use of Big Cat vessel during time at island as an air-conditioned base
  • Select “Both Glass Bottom Boat & Snorkel Gear Charge” if you wish to have both these options.
  • SKYRAIL
  • Journey to and from Kuranda aboard Skyrail
  • Free time in Kuranda, the village in the rainforest
  • Coach Transfers from accommodation:  Pick up is optional $8 adult, $4 child.  Drop off is included after Skyrail.

NOTE

  • Lunch at own expense.
  • Can be booked on day of travel or request to book these options in the comments (valid to 31 March 2014)
  • Child Fare 4-14 years inclusive
  • Infants 3 and under travel free
  • Family Fare is 2 adults and 2 children (Book as 2xAd, 1xCh, 1xFch)
  • All prices are AUD and include GST
  • Availability Information
  • Tour operates daily except Christmas Day.

OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES 

  • Floatation Vests $8 adult, $4 child
  • Lycra Suits $8 adult, $4 child
  • Boat Snorkel Trips $40 adult, $25 child
  • Marineland Melanesia $18 adult $8 child
  • Seaplane Scenic Flight (subject to availability on the day)
  • Helicopter Scenic Flights (subject to availability on the day)
  • If making own way, check in is at 8.15am at our desk in the Reef Fleet Terminal, 1 Spence Street, Cairns.