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The original Kuranda Scenic Railway is a spectacular journey comprising unsurpassed views of World Heritage Listed rainforest, steep ravines and picuresque waterfalls within the Barron Gorge National Park. This famous railway winds its way from...more
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We booked a trip through a company called Glenn's Kuranda half day tour he was great it was only a small group (he only takes 11) but there were only 7 of us he makes it very personal and has some great stories to tell...More
To Kuranda, we took the skyrail. Back to Cairns it was by scenic railway. It’s a historical train and also the interior is quite unique. You get a stunning view over the rainforest and there also waterfalls along the way. The train stops one time,...More
we went up in the sky tram which was lovely, we had our own car and the loved looking at the views
Kuranda itself is a let down, the markets are not at all what i expected, and was full of the same touristy bits...More
We decided to do the Kuranda Scenic Rail up, and Sky Rail back down from Kuranda ($97.50 each). As we booked a self-drive 'tour' through KSR, we had to book a specific time to come back on the Skyrail - i thought this was annoying...More
Unfortunatley when we booked the railway was undergoing maintenance. However, the sky rail was very fun! My partner found the winds and height challenging though!!! The views are beautiful..
Dont expect to much from these markets as the markets can be abit repetitive. Initially we...More
During a 5 day visit to Cairns I decided to take my son on the Kuranda scenic railway! This was great for him as he adores different types of transportation so he had a blast! We were picked up by our transfer right out the...More
Like most people, we took the Skyrail to Kuranda and the train back to Cairns. The Skyrail cable car was amazing. Great views of the rainforest, plus two nice walks at the stops enroute. It was a great way to start what was otherwise a...More
We booked directly online with Kuranda Scenic Railway for a package including the Skyrail gondola ride up to Kuranda, the Rainforestation tour and Gold Class return on the Kuranda Scenic Railway back to Cairns, for a cost of A$192.00 each. Frankly Kuranda is obviously past...More
DO see Kuranda BUT don't go by train nor go on a cramped tour bus take a taxi or a public transport bus- the rail trip is fairly boring, incredibly s l o w and pretty uncomfortable- However the rail station at Kuranda is a...More