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  •  Rainforestation & Kuranda Village Full Day Tour with Kuranda Scenic Railway Depart From Cairns

Rainforestation & Kuranda Village Full Day Tour with Kuranda Scenic Railway Depart From Cairns

  • Cairns
  • English
  • 10 hours (approx.)
  • Free Cancellation prior to 7 days of travel date
  • 24 Working Hours Confirmation

Standard Inclusions

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

1 Key Facts


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

Not included

  • 1. Food & beverages not listed as Inclusions
  • 2. Souvenirs
  • 3. Travel Insurance
Destination Cairns
Depature point ● Departs: Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays
- Tour departs daily in April 2022, closed on Easter Monday 18 April and Anzac Day 25 April (Minimum numbers apply to days operating)
- Tour does not run on Christmas Day (25 December), Boxing Day (26 December), New Year's Day (01 January), Australia Day (26 January)
● Departure Point: Cairns
● Departure Time: 07:45 (approx.)
    Complementary transfer from/to selected hotels included before departure time. Must be pre-booked.
    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 【Important Post-Covid Service Information】
On arrival to board a tour guests will be requested to complete a COVIDSafe Customer Questionnaire. The information is recorded as per Queensland Government directives and will NOT be used for any other means and will never be shared with any third party. The Service Provider reserves the right to refuse entry under this direction if the COVID Customer Questionnaire is not completed or if a customer has recently been exposed to or is experiencing symptoms of COVID19. If entry is refused due to COVID19 requirements, a full refund of your booking will be provided.

● Minimum numbers may apply.
● Itineraries may operate in reverse or a different sequence.
● 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

This action-packed Kuranda Day Tour includes the Kuranda Scenic Railway, one of Australia's most stunning scenic train journey. Wind through the lush World Heritage Rainforest and past stunning waterfalls and gorges.
Visit Rainforestation Nature Park and explore the rainforest on land and in water on a World War 2 Army Duck. Join a wildlife keeper for a guided tour of the Koala & Wildlife Park and see koalas, Tasmanian Devils, crocodiles and the endangered Lumholtz's Tree Kangaroo and Cassowary. Hand-feed kangaroos and wallabies.
Learn about authentic Indigenous culture on the award-winning Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience. Join a Dreamtime Walk spanning a didgeridoo playing presentation, spear throwing presentation and boomerang throwing. Watch a traditional Indigenous dance performance.
Travel from Cairns to Kuranda on the 100% electric coach and return on the Kuranda Scenic Railway.

Rainforestation & Kuranda Village Full Day Tour with Kuranda Scenic Railway: Depart From Cairns

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
07:00 Commence pickups from Cairns accommodation.

Transfer to Rainforestation Nature Park by Coach

Via the scenic Kuranda Range


Arrive at Rainforestation Nature Park

Upon arrival you will be greeted by the friendly team who will tell you about the additional experiences currently on offer and assign as schedule for your day.

Your tour includes:

  • Army Duck Rainforest Tour with Tropical Fruit Orchard.
  • Travel deep into the rainforest on both land and water on a guide tour.
  • Join the Pamarirri Dreamtime 
  • Learn to throw a boomerang and watch spear-throwing and didgeridoo playing.
  • Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience.
  • Watch the Pamagirri Dancers perform in the rainforest amphitheatre.
  • Koala & 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).
From 12:00

Depart Rainforestation for transfer into Kuranda Village(Shuttle Timetable as below).

Shuttle Timetable
From Australia Butterfly Sancturay to Rainforestation departs: 10:45, 11:45, 12:15, 13:45
From Rainforestation to Australia Butterfly Sancturay departs: 12:00, 12:45, 13:30, 14:00, 15:00

Alternatively, you may wish to stay longer at Rainforestation. Lunch is available at the Colonial Restaurant from 11am-2pm, offering sandwiches, wraps, soups, ice creams, coffee, soft drinks, beer and wine.

On arrival to  Kuranda Villange

Wander through the shops and markets offering local handicrafts, souvenirs and gifts.  (Any other entries or expenditures in Kuranda Village are at own expense.)


Be at Kuranda Railway Station and present this itinerary to receive your ticket for the 2pm train.

Your journey takes 1¾ hours through to Cairns Railway Station. 

Please do no disembark at Freshwater Station.


Your Coach will be at the Cairns Railway Station to transfer you back to your 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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