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Kuranda Scenic Rail Gold Class and Skyrail

  • Kuranda Scenic Railway

    Kuranda Scenic Railway

  • Kuranda Markets

    Kuranda Markets

  • Kuranda Skyrail Cableway

    Kuranda Skyrail Cableway

Tour codes: KQSG

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concession ? Prices above are for departures between 4 May 2018 - 31 March 2019


Kuranda Scenic Rail in Gold Class

On arrival at Freshwater Station, board the Kuranda Scenic Rail in Gold Class, known for the ambiance, historical photographs & décor including timber look flooring and cedar interior. Admire the historical rail journey to Kuranda enjoying breathtaking views across the cane fields of Cairns, to the tropical rainforest of Kuranda. Wind through hand-hewn tunnels, across bridges and curves, all the time appreciating what an amazing engineering feat it is.

Morning Tea

Enjoy quality refreshments for morning tea, including sparkling Australian wine, beer, orange juice, soft drink, ice water, mocktails, tea, coffee, appetizers and a chilled refresher towel during the journey, brought to you by a dedicated attendant.

Included Meals: Morning Tea

Kuranda Heritage Markets

In Kuranda it’s time to explore this fascinating village. The Heritage Markets are full of colourful and interesting arts and crafts. You might also like to visit Birdworld, the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary or Kuranda Koala Gardens (own expense).

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Later, board the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway for your 7.5km journey over and through World Heritage protected rainforest to Smithfield. Your 90-minute iconic rainforest experience showcases ancient rainforest and spectacular views with time at both Red Peak and Barron Falls Stations for education and interpretation.

Full Day Tour

Approximately 9.25 hours


Daily, 8:15 from Cairns


5.30pm, Cairns

Need Accommodation?

Our special discounted rates make booking accommodation with us during your holiday both easy and affordable at selected AAT Kings hotels and resorts.
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  • Kuranda Scenic Rail in Gold Class
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Kuranda Boarding Pass
  • Individual seating, lounge-style chairs
  • Quality refreshments during the journey
  • Kuranda Scenic Railway gift pack including Kuranda Scenic Railway badge, pen, postcard and postage
  • Souvenir trip guide
  • Experienced Driver Guides
  • Detailed and informative commentary
  • Travel in an air-conditioned coach

What to bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, hat and sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Camera
  • Jacket in the cooler months

Fitness requirement

Low level of fitness required.


Kuranda Scenic Rail Gold Class & Skyrail (KQSG)

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Tour operated by our partners at Down Under Tours

Please Note: Itinerary, departure dates & prices may be subject to change.

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