Enjoy a day cruise to The Great Barrier Reef, trip on the Kuranda train & time to explore independently
|Start||Cairns @ Any time|
|Finish||Cairns @ Morning|
On arrival at Cairns Airport you will be transferred to your hotel (flights anytime, airfare not included). The afternoon is at leisure for you to explore this vibrant city. Stroll along the Esplanade or simply relax in one of the many cafés or on the beach. Browse the night markets and the Pier Marketplace.
Rydges Esplanade (standard),
Hilton Hotel (first class),
Cairns, 3 nights.
Join a high-speed catamaran and cruise out to the Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy a reef education presentation by a marine naturalist and view the spectacular coral and tropical fish from the underwater observatory and the semi-submersible craft. There is the opportunity to go snorkelling and view this natural living wonder up-close (equipment provided). Enjoy a delicious tropical buffet lunch. Return to Cairns early evening. B L
Visit the fascinating Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park. Upon arrival you will be greeted by your indigenous Guide who will escort you through the park as you discover this ancient culture through theatres, stage shows and demonstrations. Ride the Skyrail Cableway that takes you above the canopy of the Barron Gorge National Park. On arrival in Kuranda there is free time to explore the 'village in the rainforest' and its many attractions, including the Heritage Markets. Board the Kuranda train for a historic journey travelling through some of the oldest rainforest in the world, passing the spectacular Stoney Creek Falls to Freshwater Station. B
You will be transferred to Cairns Airport to connect with your onward flight (flights anytime, airfare not included). B
Frequent Traveller Discount: $25