10 hoursStart time
Your hotel in Cairns.
(Please advise your hotel at the time of booking. If you do not have this information now, please contact the local activity operator 24 hours prior to the start of the tour with these details)
Your hotel in Cairns.
Also included in this tour is Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, the best place to see crocodiles in Tropical North Queensland.
Your day beings with a luxury coach transfer from your Cairns accommodation to Freshwater Railway Station from where you will ride the famous scenic railway to Kuranda. Enjoy breathtaking views enroute, including the cane fields of Cairns to the tropical rainforest of Kuranda. Upon arrival in Kuranda, there will be free time to explore before Skyrail at 11:00am for the next part of the tour. Relax and enjoy the world's most beautiful rainforest experience, stopping enroute to explore the two stations, including boardwalks & the CSIRO Interpretive Centre.
The Skyrail takes you to Caravonica Lake, from where you will board a coach to Hartley's Crocodile Adventures, the best place to see crocodiles in Tropical North Queensland. Explore the rest of the park with its abundance of wildlife, including water birds, turtles, wallabies and cassowaries.
See the notorious head shake and death roll of a huge crocodile at the Crocodile Attack Show and the opportunity to hold a crocodile for a photo (own expense). Discover the world's most venomous snakes at the Snake Show before the return transfer to your accommodation.
The tour ends at your hotel.
Please call the local activity operator at least 24 hours prior to start of the tour for reconfirming the departure details.
Pick-ups not available from Yorkeys Knob & Holloways Beach
Fuel Levy of AU$2 per person applies - payable direct
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway will open at 09:00am and close at 5:15pm
All Kuranda Scenic Railway services are cancelled on the following dates due to planned maintenance on the Kuranda Range:
07, 14, 21 May 2015 & 03, 07, 17 September 2015
28, 29 April 2016, 09, 10, 17, 18, 19, 23, 24 May 2016 , 02, 03 June 2016, 15, 22, 29 August 2016, 17, 18 October 2016, 17, 18 November 2016, 01, 02 December 2016.
Wheelchair access at Red Peak Station will be closed for above mentioned dates meaning the boardwalks at Red Peak will only be accessible via the stairs.
Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.
The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details and local telephone numbers at the destination. They will happily answer any logistical questions you may have
I booked the tour not really knowing mush about it only what we had heard from other people. It was amazing. The train ride up to Karunda was knowledgeable and very pretty. I...
Enjoyed the overall experience of train and skyrail. Great to meet people from all over the world. Tour guide was lovely, whitty and very approachable to ask questions etc. ...
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