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  •  Kuranda Rainforestation with Kuranda Scenic Railway Tour Depart From Cairns

Kuranda Rainforestation with Kuranda Scenic Railway Tour Depart From Cairns

  • Cairns
  • English
  • 10 hours (approx.)
  • Free Cancellation
  • Instant Confirm

Standard Inclusions

  • 1. Transfer from/to selected hotels
  • 2. Kuranda Scenic Railway
  • 3. Kuranda Village
  • 4. Rainforestation Nature Park
  • 5. Army Duck Rainforest Tour
  • 6. Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience
  • 7. BBQ Buffet Lunch
  • 8. Koala & Wildlife Park
From AUD

1 Key Facts


  • 1. Transfer from/to selected hotels
  • 2. Kuranda Scenic Railway
  • 3. Kuranda Village
  • 4. Rainforestation Nature Park
  • 5. Army Duck Rainforest Tour
  • 6. Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience
  • 7. BBQ Buffet Lunch
  • 8. Koala & Wildlife Park

Not included

  • 1. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 2. Souvenirs
  • 3. Travel Insurance
Destination Cairns
Depature point ● Departs: daily*, all year round
* Tour does not run on Christmas Day (25 December)
● Departure Point: Cairns
● Departure Time^: 07:30 (approx.)
^ Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included
^ Departure times are reference only and subject to availability.
● Arrive back at approximately 17:30
How to get there Complimentary transfer from/to selected hotels included. Please indicate the name of your hotel at the point of booking - the most convenient pick-up location and time will be advised in your booking confirmation.
Reconfirmation requirements Please be advised you are required to contact The Service Provider 24 hours prior to the travel date during business hours to reconfirm your booking, pick up location and time, and departure time with your confirmation number. Please adjust your travel plan according to the details given by The Service Provider at time of reconfirming.
Check-in requirements Please arrive 10 minutes prior to the pick-up time at your booked pick up location. There might be 5-10 minutes delay depends on the traffic on the day. If you think the pick is late or you are not being picked up, please call The Service Provider and quote your confirmation number to double check.
What to bring/wear ● Appropriate clothing for all weather conditions, eg. jacket for cooler months.
● Comfortable enclosed walking shoes
● Protective clothing, hat, sunscreen lotion, and sunglasses
● Water bottle
● Umbrella / raincoat if rains
● Insect repellent
● Camera
● Money / credit card for optional purchases
Other info Please check with the Service Provider for updated information regarding scheduled maintenance and closures when closer to travel date to plan your visit

2 Overview

Join this full day tour to Kuranda, includes a visit to the award-winning Rainforestation Nature Park, one of the world's oldest rainforests, spotting flora and fauna in their natural habitat, enjoy a tour across land and water on a historic World War II Army Duck, as well feed a kangaroo and meet a Cassowary in the Koala & Wildlife Park. Visit the Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience including boomerang and spear throwing and traditional Aboriginal dances, and enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch. And then with a return journey to Cairns on the famous Kuranda Scenic Railway through tunnels, waterfalls, rivers, and mountains, enjoy the beautiful panoramic views of the rainforest.

Kuranda Rainforestation with Kuranda Scenic Railway Tour Depart From Cairns


This full day adventure to Kuranda, located in World Heritage Rainforest. The village of Kuranda is a vibrant, welcoming town surrounded by rainforest. The historic buildings from Kuranda's past surround the numerous cafes, restaurants and bars - giving you plenty of places to refresh while you explore Kuranda's many shopping opportunities.

In Rainforestation Nature Park, explore the rainforest on an authentic World War 2 Army Duck and learn about local rainforest flora and fauna. Splash into the lake and be mesmerised when this amphibious vehicle becomes a boat. Discover the world's oldest surviving culture with the Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience. Watch a traditional dance performance, spear presentation and be blown away by the didgeridoo. Test your boomerang playing skills! The Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience has recently won the 2019 Queensland Tourism Award in Gold for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Tourism. Meet an abundance of iconic Australian animals in the Koala & Wildlife Park, including Koalas, Dingoes, Tasmanian Devils, Crocodiles and the endangered Cassowary and Lumholtz's Tree Kangaroo. You can even hand-feed wallabies and kangaroos.

A spectacular journey comprising with unsurpassed views of heritage-listed rainforest and waterfalls such as Stoney Creek Falls and the Barron Gorge. The Kuranda Scenic Railway winds its way through 15 tunnels and over 37 bridges from Cairns to Kuranda.



Sample Itinerary*

*Reference Only. Subject to change without notice. Itineraries may operate in reverse order, in a different sequence, be swapped around, or in rare circumstances be replaced by other best suited items to suit times & conditions.

Time Itinerary
07:30 Commence pickups from Cairns accommodation.

Transfer to Rainforestation Nature Park

Via the scenic Kuranda Range


Arrive at Rainforestation Nature Park

Your tour includes:

  • 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.
  • Enjoy a guided tour through the wildlife park, 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).
  • BBQ Lunch
  • Enjoy a delicious hot buffet and a wide selection of salads, cheeses and fruits.

Depart Rainforestation for transfer into Kuranda Village.

On arrival in Kuranda, wander through Kuranda Village, the picturesque Village in the Rainforest. (Any other entries or expenditures in Kuranda Village are at own expense.)


Travel Kuranda Scenic Railway

Please present your voucher to Kuranda Railway Station to receive your ticket for the 15:30 train.


Kuranda Scenic Rail departs

The scenic rail journey takes approximately 1.5 hours through to Cairns Railway Station.

*Please RECONFIRM with your guide if disembark at Cairns Railway Station


Transfer from Cairns Railway Station back to accommodation

*Please tell your Driver Guide if you do not require a return transfer.


3 Policy

Cancellation Policy

● If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. ● If you cancel between 0 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee. ● If no show, no refund.


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