1 Day Kuranda Experience

Budget Kuranda Options

  • Scenic Rail, Skyrail & Coach combinations
  • Free shuttle bus to Rainforestation
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1 Day Kuranda Experience Info


Travel to Kuranda, the Village in the Rainforest on board the Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail.  Enjoy free time in Kuranda to wander through the Kuranda Markets and indulge in the alternative lifestyle that Kuranda provides.

What makes it great? 

  • Includes return hotel transfers from Cairns CBD Hotels
  • Free time to explore Kuranda Village, Markets & Wildlife attractions
  • FREE Shuttle Bus from Australian Butterfly Sanctuary to Rainforestation Nature Park!! *

Kuranda Train & Skyrail includes: 

  • Return Hotel Transfers from Cairns City
  • 08:45am Train to Kuranda
  • Arrives in Kuranda at approx 10:15am
  • Free time to explore the Village
  • Return via Skyrail at 4:00pm
  • Arrive in Cairns at  5:15pm

Kuranda Skyrail & Train includes: 

  • Return Hotel Transfers from Cairns City (except for pickup only tour)
  • 09:00am Skyrail to Kuranda
  • Arrive approx 10:30am
  • Free time to explore the Village
  • Return via Train at 2:00pm OR 3:30pm
  • Arrive in Cairns at 3:45pm OR 5:15pm

Your Day: 

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

  • Kuranda Village: Wander through the picturesque Village in the Rainforest.  Wander through the Kuranda Markets and indulge in the alternative lifestyle that Kuranda provides.  The Kuranda Markets operate Daily.

  • 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.

Why not complete your Kuranda experience with one of these Optional Upgrades (extra cost): 

  • Rainforestation:  At the award-winning Rainforestation Nature Park you'll get to experience indigenous culture, Australian native wildlife and World Heritage Listed rainforest all on one site.  Only a short shuttle ride from Kuranda Village.  Show your Tropic Wings Tickets and Travstar Itinerary to receive FREE shuttle transfers.  Valued at $10.00 per adult and $5.00 per child. (Must show tickets) *

  • Gold Class Train:  Experience another level of comfort on the Kuranda Scenic Rail.  Your upgrade includes drinks, nibbles, individual seating and larger picture windows.  Only available on the 3:30pm departure from Kuranda. 

  • Diamond View Gondolas provides guests with amazing panoramic views of the tropical landscape, Coral Sea and rainforest canopy, but also the unique perspective of looking straight down from the treetops to the forest floor through the glass flooring for the entire Skyrail experience. Taking a maximum of 5 persons and a waiting time of 7 minutes.

Additional Info:

  • Hotel transfers are included from Cairns CBD Hotels only.  Self-drive does not include pick-up from hotels.  Transfers NOT included from the Northern Beaches (Trinity Beach, Palm Cove) or Port Douglas
  • Lunch is not included, however there are many cafes to purchase lunch from
  • Kuranda Tours are unguided

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