Grand Kuranda Tour from Cairns: A Journey Through the Rainforest

Introduction to the Grand Kuranda Tour

Grand Kuranda, embark on the ultimate tour from Cairns and discover the majestic beauty of the Kuranda rainforest. This comprehensive tour combines the Kuranda Scenic Railway’s scenic allure and the Skyrail Cableway’s immersive cultural and wildlife experiences.

Journey on the Kuranda Scenic Railway

Begin your adventure aboard the historic Kuranda Scenic Train, journeying through lush landscapes marked by hand-built tunnels and towering bridges. Upon arriving in Kuranda village, dive into the colourful world at the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, the Southern Hemisphere’s largest butterfly flight aviary.

Explore Rainforestation Nature Park

Next, board the 100% electric bus to Rainforestation Nature Park. Here, delve into Indigenous culture with the Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience, learn to throw a boomerang, and enjoy a mesmerising dance show. Don’t miss the Army Duck tour, which takes you through the rainforest and into a picturesque lake, offering unique views of this diverse ecosystem.

Encounter Australian Wildlife

The Koala and Wildlife Park awaits, where you can get up close with iconic Australian animals such as koalas, cassowaries, and a playful Sulphur-Crested Cockatoo. Enjoy various wildlife shows throughout the day, with unlimited re-entry to maximise your experience.

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway Experience

Conclude your journey by soaring above the rainforest canopy on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Marvel at breathtaking views over the Wet Tropics, stopping at mid-stations to explore further with a knowledgeable guide.


This Grand Kuranda Tour is a must-do for anyone visiting Cairns. It combines natural beauty, cultural insights, and unforgettable experiences into one grand adventure. Discover the heart of the rainforest in grand style, and take home memories that will last a lifetime.

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