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Skyrail, Rainforestation and Kuranda Railway - Self Drive

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Rainforestation Nature Park, a 40 hectare tourist attraction set amongst rainforest only five minutes drive from Kuranda Village and half an hour from Cairns in Tropical North Queensland.

Rainforestation offers an experience for the whole family with three main attractions, Amphibious Army Ducks, Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience and the Koala & Wildlife Park comvined with two restaurants and a Tropical Treats Juice Bar.

Kuranda Scenic Railway is the original scenic rail journey from Kuranda. This spectacular experience travels over bridges and through tunnels hand-made by North Queensland’s pioneers over 100 years ago. Traversing the World Heritage listed rainforest of the Barron Gorge National Park this is one of the world’s great railway journeys.

Skyrail is the World’s Most Beautiful Rainforest Experience. A 7.5km cableway, Skyrail glides just metres over the canopy of Australia’s World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforests. Two mid-stations, Red Peak and Barron Falls, provide the perfect opportunity to explore and learn more about this ancient environment on boardwalks and at the Rainforest Interpretation Centre.

Included in price:
One Way Skyrail Experience [Approximately 9:00AM] + Coach transfer to Rainforestation at 12:15PM [departs from outside The Butterfly Sanctuary in Kuranda] + Entry to Rainforestation Nature Park + Coach transfer back to Kuranda + One Way Kuranda Scenic Railway [3:30PM service] + Coach transfer from Freshwater Connection Railway Station to Skyrail's Smithfield Terminal [5:00PM]
Able to be purchased/hired:
Skyrail's gift shops are located at Smithfield and Kuranda Terminals, and stock a wide range of souvenirs, gifts, books, clothing and other merchandise. The Kuranda Scenic Railway Gift Shop boasts a wide range of historical and Australian gifts including all your Kuranda Scenic Railway souvenirs.
What to bring:
Daypacks and fold-up baby strollers can be taken on the cableway. Luggage is not able to be carried on the cableway or coach transfer service.
Fitness level required:
Low
Child policies:
Child Fares 4-14years. Infants under 4 years are Free of Charge, however please include them in your booking request to ensure a boarding pass is issued. Children must be accompanied by an adult while travelling on Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.
Departure points:
Cairns, Queensland
Palm Cove, Queensland
Kuranda, Queensland
Cairns Beaches, Queensland
Trinity Beach, Queensland
Yorkeys Knob, Queensland
Clifton Beach, Queensland
Kewarra Beach, Queensland
Machans Beach, Queensland
Holloways Beach, Queensland
Departure time:
8:30 AM Daily
Pickup/departure instructions:
Your day commences at Skyrail's Smithfield terminal at 9:00AM [please make your own way here]. You will be returned to this point to conclude your day. [Coach transfer will return you there from Freshwater Connection Railway Station when you come back from Kuranda on the Scenic Rail. The transfer departs at 5:00PM].
Duration:
9 hours
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Tour Details

Operator
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
Destination
Kuranda
Departs From
Cairns, Palm Cove, Kuranda, Cairns Beaches, Trinity Beach, Yorkeys Knob, Clifton Beach, Kewarra Beach, Machans Beach and Holloways Beach

Tour Description

Enjoy spectacular and breathtaking views from Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and immerse yourself in Tropical Rainforest, discover the pioneering history of the Kuranda Scenic Railway and at Rainforestation Nature Park - cruise the forest waterways an a World War II amphibious army duck, see the koalas, meet the native inhabitants at the Wildlife Park and watch the Pamagirri cultural dance performance.

This tour is for passengers who will be driving themselves to Skyrail's Smithfield terminal, where there is ample parking and start your tour on the Rainforest Cableway. When you return on the Kuranda Scenic Rail a coach transfer service will bring you from Freshwater Connection Train Station back to the Skyrail Smithfield terminal.

Skyrail operates in all weather rain or shine, and is the world's most beautiful rainforest experience.

Tour details are:
One-way Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
One-way Kuranda Scenic Railway
Entry to Rainforestation Nature Park [includes return coach transfer from/to Kuranda Village]
One-way coach transfer from Freshwater Connection Railway Station to Skyrail's Smithfield Terminal

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Skyrail, Rainforestation and Kuranda Railway - Self Drive

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  Adult Child Family Pensioner
Pay Now $171.50 $85.75 $428.75 $171.50
Please Note: Prices are listed in Australian dollars and include GST.