Board the Kuranda Scenic Rail for an historical rail journey to the tropical rainforest of Kuranda. Explore the Heritage Markets which are full of colourful and interesting arts and crafts. Board the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway over and through World Heritage protected rainforest.
March to May 2021: Thursday to Sunday June 2021: Wednesday to Sunday Daily during 23-30 June
On arrival at Freshwater Station, board the Kuranda Scenic Rail for an 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. 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). 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.