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Cairns Day Tour: Green Island and Kuranda Skyrail & Train

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Visit Green Island on the Great Barrier Reef in the morning, then experience the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and Kuranda Scenic Railway. Combine these popular attractions in Cairns with this 1-day tour package, saving you time and money.
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Duration: 8.5 hours
Starting time 8:00 AM
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  • Spend a full 2 hours on Green Island at the Great Barrier Reef
  • Enjoy a glass bottom boat tour or the use of snorkel equipment
  • Glide over the rainforest on the Skyrail Cableway to Kuranda
  • Visit Kuranda, the village in the rainforest
  • Climb aboard the famous Kuranda Scenic Railway and head back to Cairns
Full description
Make the most out of your time in Cairns on this full day Green Island, Skyrai, and Kuranda Train Combo. Start the tour by departing from the Cairns Marina at 09:00 AM. Your visit allows you 2 hours at Green Island with the choice of a glass bottom boat tour or the use of snorkel equipment. Take part in the many extra activities available or just relax on the beach, it's up to you. Lunch is available at your own expense before you depart for Cairns arriving at 12:45 PM.

You will then be transferred by coach to Skyrail Rainforest Cableway at Caravonica. Glide just meters above the rainforest canopy in Skyrail's comfortable six-person gondolas, with breathtaking views of the mountain ranges and the Coral Sea. There is a chance to stop at the two rainforest stations where you can explore and learn about this ancient environment on a ranger-guided boardwalk tour and at the Rainforest Interpretation Centre.

There is a short time in Kuranda Village before you board the Kuranda Scenic Railway for a spectacular journey back to Cairns, boasting picturesque waterfalls and a pristine World Heritage listed rainforest. A one-way transfer back to your accommodation is included.
  • Cruise to Green Island aboard the modern Reef Rocket catamaran
  • Choice of snorkel equipment or glass bottom boat tour on Green Island
  • Use of Big Cat vessel during your time on the island as an air-conditioned base
  • One-way Skyrail Rainforest Cableway from Caravonica to Kuranda
  • Free time in Kuranda Village
  • One-way Kuranda Scenic Railway from Kuranda to Freshwater Station
  • One-way coach drop off back to your accommodation
What’s Not Included
  • Pick-up from your accommodation in the morning
  • Lunch
  • Optional extras at Green Island
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Meet at the Reef Fleet Terminal, located at 1 Spence Street, Cairns.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Sunglasses
  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Camera
Not allowed
  • Smoking
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Check-in is from 08:15 AM at the Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal
• Please note there are no diving activities available on this tour
• It is recommended that you bring a dry change of clothes to explore Kuranda after your morning cruise to Green Island
• Please bring money or a credit card to purchase any food for the day
• Please note that the drop off back to your accommodation excludes drop off to the following areas: Holloways, Machans, Yorkeys, Ellis Beaches, Crystal Cascades, Redlynch, and Lake Placid

From US$ 179.92 per person

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