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Kuranda Day Trip from Port Douglas with Optional Skyrail Cableway or Scenic Railway provided by Brett's Kuranda Half Day Tours

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Kuranda Day Trip from Port Douglas with Optional Skyrail Cableway or Scenic Railway

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2 adults
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Overview
Nestled in the rainforest, quirky little Kuranda is a highlight of any Far North trip—and getting there is part of the fun. On this intimate tour, capped at just 12 travelers, choose whether to travel by minivan, ride the scenic railway in and the minivan back, or take the train and return by cable car. Your day includes transfers, a town tour, and a stop at pretty Palm Cove.
Itinerary
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You'll start at
CBA ATM (Branch)
Or, you can also get picked up
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  • 1
    Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Palm Cove Beach
    Stop: 40 minutes -
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  • 3
    Kuranda Scenic Railway
    Stop: 90 minutes - Admission included
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  • 4
    Kuranda Heritage Markets
    Stop: 2 hours -
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You'll end at
CBA ATM (Branch)
Shop 15, Saltwater Building, Cnr Macrossan & Grant Sts,, Port Douglas QLD 4877, Australia
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Highlights
  • Discover the artsy rainforest town of Kuranda on a small-group tour
  • Soak up the views as you travel by your choice of train, cableway, or minivan
  • No need to wait on Port Douglas’ patchy buses: Hotel transfers are included
  • Enjoy a stop at the beachfront town of Palm Cove
Important Information
Departure Point
CBA ATM (Branch), Shop 15, Saltwater Building, Cnr Macrossan & Grant Sts,, Port Douglas QLD 4877, Australia
Duration
8h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Driver/guide
  • Live commentary on board
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan
  • Scenic Railway (if option selected)
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway (if option selected)
  • Entry/Admission - Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Entry/Admission - Kuranda Scenic Railway
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 13 travelers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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STEVE C wrote a review Mar 2020
1 contribution
Excellent in every way Tour guide Dale was very friendly and professional. Highly recommended and great value
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Date of experience: March 2020
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jj2019 wrote a review Mar 2020
6 contributions
Joe was a very good driver and picked us up from Port Douglas and gave a very good commentary on the journey explaining the way things were done and who had first settled the area. He took us to the train station where we boarded the train to go up to Kuranda, he met us there
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Ken wrote a review Mar 2020
Kalamazoo, Michigan1 contribution
Good experience, but limited to only a couple of hours up at the village. Would like to have more time at the top as part of this. I recommend looking up info on buying the tickets ad hoc rather than way ahead of time, or alternatively driving up to gain more time in the
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Date of experience: February 2020
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Charles P wrote a review Mar 2020
Orange, California16 contributions1 helpful vote
our tour guide Brett did a fantastic job! The Kuranda village and skyway cable car gondola were excellent. The scenic train was OK - but not the greatest as it was hard to see most of the scenery.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Gazza wrote a review Jul 2019
17 contributions2 helpful votes
Did the reef last time, It was the Sky Rail and Scenic Rail Back.... simply the best.... another must do up there.... we paid the extra and got the glass floors..... My partner has a walking disability and all staff were brilliant from the beginning , getting a chair while
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Date of experience: June 2019
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By: Brett's Kuranda Half Day Tours
suerG4840SV
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Very enjoyable trip , you must do skyrail
We really enjoyed this trip and had excellent attentive service from Brett, nothing was too much trouble. Thr train
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David R
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Scenic Railway, Sky rail and Kuranda village
Loved this trip. Brett was a great guide, very knowledgeable and helpful. There were only 4 of us on the trip but h
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derekgW6376ET
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Holiday
Great day out joe was our guide highly informative,funny and very articulate for a kiwi would definitely recommend
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katrinaharding
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Very impressive experience
Dale as tour guide is so informative and knowledgeable about the area and the history of the Train and Skyrail. He'
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960lync
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To Kuranda and back
Up on the Skyrail, back on the train. Buffet BBQ Lunch, visit to the Butterflies, tried throwing a boomerang (not v
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stephenrK9743AE
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Good fun and great experience
The day ran like clockwork and a journey from Port Douglas to Cairns which I wasn’t really looking forward to passe
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markpK5201IJ
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Awesome day out
Had an amazing day, had Brett himself guiding us around, great bloke, very knowledgeable and interesting, couldn’t
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7955
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Fabulous Day Out.
Joe was our guide for this fabulous trip on the Kuranda Railway and Skyrail. Lots of great information along the ro
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rachelj657
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Kuranda tour
Excellent day from start to finish ! Brett was a great tour guide throughout keep all engaged and informed. Day c
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laylee72
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A must do activity in Cairns
My family had a great time riding the sky rail and the train on this very well organised, and thoroughly enjoyable
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carolsV3032ZY
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Bretts Kuranda tours
Great experience of Kuranda railway with Brett, beautiful and breathtaking journey filled with information and lots
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Kathryn D
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Brett’s Kuranda tour
Had a blast! Loved everything from start to finish. 10/10 myself 21, bother 20 and our friend 20 couldn’t ask for a
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Mammajuwel
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A great experience on Skyrail and Kuranda train
We had a wonderful time. Joe was our tour guide for the day. He shared a very informative commentary on some of t
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Tsunetomo8
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Great day out
We had Joe as our tour guide and he was fabulous. Joe was relaxed but well organised and kept all on time, and he w
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neinao
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Train/skyrail
We had an excellent day with Joe as our tour guide. He was witty, told great historical stories and made the day aw
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Key Details
  • Duration: 8h
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Instant Confirmation
  • Hotel Pickup
  • Languages Offered: English
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