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Skyrail Rainforest Cableway Day Trip from Cairns provided by Down Under Tours - Day Tours

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway Day Trip from Cairns

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US$116.73
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2 adults
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Itinerary
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  • 1
    Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 2
    Australian Butterfly Sanctuary
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 3
    Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Rainforestation Nature Park
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission excluded
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  • 5
    Kuranda Scenic Railway
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 6
    Kuranda Koala Gardens
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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  • 7
    Barron Gorge National Park
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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  • 8
    Birdworld Kuranda
    Stop: 30 minutes - Admission excluded
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Important Information
Duration
7h
Inclusions
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Kuranda Scenic Railway
  • Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park (if option selected)
  • Rainforestation Nature Park (if option selected)
  • Cairns Hotel pickup and drop off
  • Entry/Admission - Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Entry/Admission - Kuranda Scenic Railway
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Tjapukai (if option not selected)
  • Birdworld entrance (approx. AUD19.00/adult, AUD9.50/child)
  • Butterfly Sanctuary entrance (approx. AUD20.00/adult, AUD10.00/child)
  • Kuranda Koala Gardens entrance (approx. AUD19.00/adult and AUD9.50/child)
  • NO pickup from Machans Beach, Holloways Beach and Yorkeys Knob.
  • Entry/Admission - Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
  • Entry/Admission - Australian Butterfly Sanctuary
  • Entry/Admission - Rainforestation Nature Park
  • Entry/Admission - Kuranda Koala Gardens
  • Entry/Admission - Birdworld Kuranda
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Additional Info
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Kuranda Levy of AUD$1.00 per person is payable direct on the day of travel
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
111Reviews
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Graham H wrote a review Feb 2020
Trowbridge, United Kingdom36 contributions19 helpful votes
Well worth doing, but no need to go from the centre of Cairns. Just park your car at the cable car terminal. First cable car is at 8:45am and its worth going as early as possible as the last train back is 3:30. The cable car stops at 2 stops and it is definitely well worth
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Noel D wrote a review Jan 2020
Oakleigh, Australia25 contributions5 helpful votes
We did the self drive option of this trip. The Cableway was very nice but you had to download the App to get any information as we travelled. Karunda was a bit tired and touristy. The scenic train trip was again pleasant but the train is not air conditioned. The day was a nice
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loutsia wrote a review Jan 2020
North Shields, United Kingdom196 contributions137 helpful votes
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Upgraded to diamond with glass floor it was great views amazing Kurunda village lovely a nice day out well worth the money
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Response from DUT_Marketing, Digital Sales at Skyrail Rainforest Cableway Day Trip from Cairns
Responded 11 Mar 2020
Hi loutsia, Thank you for your review - we are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your day visiting Kuranda, in particular the upgrade to Diamond View on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway! Thank you for choosing to travel with us and we hope that you enjoyed the remainder of your holiday! Safe travels, The DUT Team #downundertours
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TheSeattleTraveller wrote a review Jan 2020
Seattle, Washington67 contributions34 helpful votes
This was an amazing experience! We took the skyrail up. We took an uber from our hotel to the skyrail terminal and then took it up. Took both the stops! Loved it! Took super super photos and enjoyed the trip! Kuranda was very pretty took. We planned it right. Took the skyrail up
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Date of experience: December 2019
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Tom W wrote a review Dec 2019
Chicago, Illinois40 contributions25 helpful votes
Great views with two stops along the way. You can spend as much time on the boardwalk of these stops (Barron Falls being one of them) and walk around and see the scenery before lining up to co to us on. It was a great journey. We took the railway back home (see my review). It if
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Response from DUT_Marketing, Digital Marketing at Skyrail Rainforest Cableway Day Trip from Cairns
Responded 6 Jan 2020
Hi wanger24, Thank you for your review – we are glad to hear you had a great day visiting Kuranda via the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway! It is an amazing way to experience the beautiful ancient rainforest of Tropical North Queensland! Thank you again, and we hope that you enjoyed the remainder of your holiday! Safe travels, The DUT Team #downundertours
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By: Down Under Tours - Day Tours
ATL-travel71
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Incredible train ride up and Skyway cable down
We took the train up the mountain with the gold ticket and the Skyway cable down with the glass bottom upgrade. Bo
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ustwohubbs
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"WONDERFUL DAY TOUR"
We were lucky enough to do the Daintree and Cape Tribulation Tour before the Covid-19 problems came into effect. Th
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Ghofmann111
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Stunning afternoon
Great way to spend an afternoon. The train itself is an historic masterpiece, beautifully redone. The ride takes yo
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lorettas777
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Stunning views over the rainforest from the Skyrail going up to Kuranda
Up to Kuranda on the Skyrail-stunning views & a spectacular way to see the vastness of the rainforest. The Kuranda
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Tour627822
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Disappointed Tourists
Last Saturday,yesterday, we were suppossed to join this Tour but we were left behind because we came down from our
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69reginaldm
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Very enjoyable. Recommend
Thoroughly enjoyed this. Would recommend. Can’t think of 100 characters to write in review! Why make it so difficul
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allthelowes
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FABULOUS DAY
I would highly recommend Dowunder Tours, very professional and very punctual company. We were picked up from our ho
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rerp
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Avoid the tour parties
Don't miss this trip if you are in the area. Furthermore, pay the extra to avoid the tours and travel '1st Class'.
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Vacationer686219
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Great day trip
take the 100 year old train up to Kuranda rainforest. Stay at least 1/2 day. Walk around the rain forest, have a ni
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PhiJamGeo
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If it’s hot, then take the sky rail in both directions
Overall an excellent tour starting with the sky rail to Kuranda. There are breathtaking views and 2 stops along the
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Jim P
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Kuranda- All Inclusive.
We used Down Under for an all day (10 hour), multi-stop tour of the mountain areas above Cairns in Kanudra. Pickup
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grecophile2
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If you’re in the area you have to do this
Travelled Wednesday 4 March. We went up on the train from Smithfield. We came down on the cable car. We had 2 hours
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PaolaO285
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Good tour but not happy with the guide
We visited Cape Tribulation and Deintree on 31th January and the trip has been good and interesting, but not for th
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Welshtravelcouple
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Worthwhile tour
Uta was our tour guide and she was great. We did the daintree rainforest, cape tribulation, ate homemade ice cream,
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Worldtracker1
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Great outing!
The train and the gondola ride were lovely, the village is cute and seems to totally caters to tourists. The “old m
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Key Details
  • Duration: 7h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English, Chinese, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish
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