Port Douglas: World Heritage Forest by Skyrail & Scenic Rail

Activity provider: Down Under Tours

Port Douglas: World Heritage Forest by Skyrail & Scenic Rail

Activity provider: Down Under Tours

From US$ 127.75 per person

Discover the Cairns World Heritage Rainforest on this tour from Port Douglas to Kuranda village. Soar over the rainforest on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and return on the Kuranda Scenic Rail train.

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Duration 6.5 - 7 hours
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  • Immerse yourself in the sights and nature of the World Heritage Rainforest
  • Float high above the treetops as you ride the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Enjoy some free time to explore Kuranda, the "Village in the Rainforest"
  • Go back in time as you clamber aboard the historic Kuranda Scenic Rail
  • Benefit from pickup and drop-off from your acommodation in Port Douglas
Full description

Explore the Cairns World Heritage Rainforest on this tour with hotel pickup and drop-off in Port Douglas. Experience the beauty of the rainforest from above then enjoy some leisure time in Kuranda before returning by rail. Be picked up from the comfort of your Port Douglas accommodation. Relax on the scenic drive to the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway as you get ready to see the rainforest from the air.

Board the Cableway and be awed as you glide silently over and through the rainforest on your journey. Admire the flora and fauna beneath as you head for the forest village of Kuranda. Stop at two stations on the cableway. Head out for a walk in the rainforest to spectacular lookouts or visit the CSIRO Interpretive Center. Once you arrive in Kuranda, make use of some free time to explore the village at your leisure. For the return journey, board the Kuranda Scenic Rail train for a ride over one of the world's most picturesque rail routes. Cruise through hand-hewn tunnels and over bridges spanning stunning gorges along the way. After disembarking, catch your coach back to your accommodation in Port Douglas.

  • Pickup and drop-off
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway ticket
  • Kuranda Scenic Railway ticket
  • Free time in Kuranda
  • Lunch (available for purchase)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users

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Important information

Know before you go

  • The Cableway and Scenic Railways are both one-way journeys

Product ID: 416241