Tjapukai, Kuranda Rail & Skyrail
This tour departs and returns to Cairns. For Port Douglas return departures please visit the Port Douglas option for this tour.
Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
Visit the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park. You have free time to explore the park including bush food and didgeridoo demonstrations, the Circle of Life and Bundarra Cassowary Egg theatres, and both the Tjapukai and Torres Strait Island dance shows.
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
A short distance away is the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. You’ll be amazed as you glide silently over and through the rainforest*.
Kuranda Village & Heritage Markets
Upon arrival in Kuranda, you have free time to do your own exploring – why not take advantage of the exclusive Kuranda discounts on your Kuranda Boarding Pass!
Kuranda Scenic Rail
Board the famous train for an amazing journey, as you travel one of the world’s most scenic rail routes, through hand-hewn tunnels and over bridges spanning spectacular gorges.
Full Day Tour
Approximately 9.5 hours
Daily, 8:00 - 8.30am from Cairns
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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- Experienced Driver Guides
- Detailed and informative commentary
- Travel in an air-conditioned coach
- Entry to Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
- Kuranda Scenic Rail
- Skyrail Rainforest Cableway*
What to bring
- Comfortable walking shoes
- Sunglasses, hat and sunscreen
- Water bottle
- Jacket in the cooler months
Low level of fitness required.
Tour (Cairns return) (KQST)
Free hotel pick-ups
Hotel pick-ups are available free of charge if you do not wish to meet at the main departure point. Hotel pick up times vary so please use the tool below to find your hotel and pick up time. Hotel pick-ups must be requested with your booking.
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To be classified as a tropical rainforest, the area must receive at least 1.3 metres of rain per annum.
Tropical North Queensland’s rainforests are the oldest continually surviving rainforests on earth and once covered the entire Australian continent.
The mean average rainfall in Australia’s Tropical Rainforests varies between 1.2 metres and 3 metres per annum; 60% of which falls in the summer months, December to March.
Australia’s Tropical Rainforests cover approximately 900,000 square hectares & are internationally recognised as one of the most ecologically fascinating natural areas in the world.