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Spectacular Sensory Tour

Tour Details

Take a spectacular journey on the famous Kuranda Scenic Railway departing from the iconic Freshwater station .  Sit back in  comfort in the Victorian inspired décor and club class lounge while the train meanders through stunning scenery.

Rising up to 328m above sea level the journey from Cairns to Kuranda takes in the most amazing sights of waterfalls cascading over the mountain, then on to the iconic Barron Gorge.

From the station it’s a short stroll into the picturesque town of Kuranda. Wander around the markets before making your way to Frogs Restaurant.

After lunch make your way to the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway where you meet your ranger who will accompany you as you glide above the rainforest in an open-air gondola. Enjoy uninterrupted 360-degree panoramic views of the Tropical North Queensland.

Tour Inclusions!

  • Welcome Cocktail
  • Gold Class Cabin
  • Private Guided Canopy Glider Tour
  • Transfers
  • Kuranda Scenic Railway Gift Pack
  • Driver | Host
  • Souvenir Trip Guide
  • Lunch at Frogs Restaurant
  • 1 Free Beverage at Frogs Restaurant
  • Exclusive Tour of Signal Cabin
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Departure 8.30am,Freshwater Station

Start your day with a welcome non alcoholic cocktail prior to departure. Experience your scenic journey in the splendor of Gold Class. Sit back in comfort in the Victorian inspired décor and club class lounge while the train meanders through stunning scenery. Enjoy locally produced delicacies and a crisp Ale or cold glass of Sparkling wine, brought to you by your dedicated attendant. Listen to an informative history lesson as you pass through tunnels and marvel at how this railway came to be.
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Kuranda Station,Barron Gorge

Rising up to 328m above sea level the journey from Cairns to Kuranda takes in the most amazing sights of waterfalls cascading over the mountain, then on to the iconic Barron Gorge. Make sure you have your camera handy. On arrival at Kuranda station, enjoy an exclusive tour of the heritage listed Signal Cabin. From the station it’s a short stroll into the picturesque town of Kuranda.
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Lunch,Frogs Restaurant

From the station it’s a short stroll into the picturesque town of Kuranda. Wander around the markets before making your way to Frogs Restaurant where you will be treated to an array of dishes to suit even the most discerning palate. Lunch at Frogs Restaurant includes 1 beverage (beer, wine or soft drink) on the house! After lunch make your way back down to the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and be prepared for the most breathtaking rainforest experience you can imagine.
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Tropical Rainforest,Canopy Glider

Accompanied by a Skyrail Ranger you will glide above the World Heritage listed rainforest in an open-air gondola known as the ‘Canopy Glider’. Enjoy uninterrupted 360-degree panoramic views of the world’s oldest continually surviving tropical rainforest and surrounding Cairns region,. combined with a personalised interpretation of the unique plants, animals and history which surround you. Your Skyrail experience includes a stop at the Barron Falls and Red Peak stations where you can explore the Rainforest Interpretive Centre and join your guide on the boardwalk for an insight into the intricate ecosystems that make up this ancient rainforest.
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Skyrail Rainforest Canopy Glider Experience

Tour Preparations

What to Bring

  • comfortable walking shoes
  • cash for extra purchases, (most places can take debit and credit cards)
  • hat and protective items
  • sunglasses
  • water
  • camera and video equipment
  • warm jacket for tours between June & September
  • insect repellent
  • motion sickness tablets if you suffer when travelling
  • any medications which you require

Tour Meeting Point

Departures and Transfers

Pickup Cairns CBD (location confirmed at time of booking). Pickup Cairns Southside and Northern Beach’s (locations confirmed at time of booking). Pickup time - time and any variation will be noted and confirmed at time of booking. Tour returns to original departure point unless stated or confirmed at time of booking. Times dependent upon tour booked.

Tour Notes

This tour requires a minimum of 2 persons to operate. Maximum of 4 persons for this tour. All Tours must be prepaid within 48 hours of travel. It is advisable for clients to arrange suitable travel insurance to cover factors out of our control. This tours has height & weight restrictions. Canopy Glider  - This premium rainforest adventure is available as an upgrade to a select number of guests per day. Advance bookings essential. Minimum 2, maximum 4 people. Minimum 48 hrs notice. Departure is 1:45pm from the Kuranda Terminal. Height, age and weight restrictions apply. To be advised once booking is confirmed. Please allow between 2-3 hours for a one-way Canopy Glider experience. This tour is privately guided. Your vehicle is not exclusive unless booked entirely with 6 persons or hired for the day. Fitness Level for this tour is low to medium, please advise any mobility issues as there is some gradient from Kuranda Railway Station into the township. Any surcharges from suppliers will be advised at time of booking. Please be at the Kuranda Skyrail Terminal at 15 mins prior to the tour departure.

EXCLUSIONS

  • Pickup/drop off Port Douglas or outside the Cairns area unless specified
  • Any/all extra purchases/expenses not included in tour

Additional Info

  • Duration : 8 hours
  • Price : $500 per person
  • Location : Kuranda, Australia

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