Cairns Shore Excursion: Small-Group Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and Kuranda Railway Day Trip Including Lunch
Docking in either Cairns or Yorkey's Knob Cruise Ship Terminal, join this small-group day trip to Kuranda as you travel by the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway to Kuranda to enjoy a leisurely stroll around the shops and markets before sitting down for an enjoyable lunch at the Kuranda Hotel. Depending on your cruise ship departure time, you will either return on either the 2pm or 3pm Kuranda Railway back to Cairns to your local guide who will return you to your cruise ship.
This tour is available on days cruise ships tender into Yorkey's Knob or dock at Cairns Cruiseship Terminal (please note, this shore excursion is not available from Port Douglas).
After your pickup from Yorkey's Knob Marina or Cairns Cruiseship Terminal, head towards the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway terminal at Smithfield where you will begin your memorable journey up the Kuranda Range taking in the spectacular views over Cairns' northern beaches.
There are two stops on your journey for you to enjoy the rainforest and wildlife as well as get a birds eye view over Barron Falls. Your local guide will be at the skyrail terminal in Kuranda to transfer you the short distance to Kuranda Village where you can have a leisurely wander around the markets and shops. Next, wander down to Kuranda Hotel where you will stop and have lunch with a cold beer/wine or soft drink.
Depending upon your ship itinerary you will either have tickets on the 2pm or 3pm train. Your local guide will be down the bottom of the Range waiting for you at Freshwater Station where you will then be taken to either the Marina at Yorkey's Knob or the terminal in Cairns.
This is a small-group tour and the maximum number of passengers is 10.