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Kuranda & Cairns Sightseeing Tour

Barang, Queensland 4870 | JULATTEN, Kuranda, Queensland 4871, Australia
+61 7 4094 1956
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Ranked #4 of 5 Activities in Kuranda
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atlantic beach
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

When we were in Cairns Australia, we took the Tropic Wings Ultimate Kuranda tour. It was fantastic! We drove to Freshwater train station from where we were staying in Port Douglas and met the tour there. You can also have the bus pick you up from your hotel. We boarded an old fashion open air train at 8:30 a.m. and... More

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We took all day tour Tjapukai, Skyrail, Kuranda and Scenic Rail. Tjapukai (Aborigines village) is a little bit touristy. Tour was nice, but I did not see a lot of Aborigines there at all (looks as a part time job for the students). We both loved the face painting they did to us. Skyrail was FANTASTIC. It was organized very... More

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werribiee victoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Take the train from Cairns up to the township Kuranda.. Se the great little township with all it's attractions. The train from Cairns takes about 1/30 to 2 hours. It stops at some great photo taking spots on the way up, so that folk can get off, go for a walk, and see the great scenery, water falls etc. This... More

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India
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Kuranda tour was really a great experience of travelling in the wild and nature.It was a full day trip.We traveled in April,and it was rainy that time when every morning there was a good shower.We took the skyrail while going and scenic train while coming back.The tour operators picked us and dropped us near the skyrail station.The view from the... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Originally we had purchased the “Skyrail Rainforest Cableway Day Trip from Cairns”. Unfortunately the Cable car had been out of service during our stay. Having rented a tiny 4-seater car the day before, the next morning I decided to drive to Kuranda, Village in the Rainforest. The ride itself was absolutely a thrill, especially for those who have been driving... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

I suggest going to the train station and buy a single train ticket to Kuranda. Please remember trains leave at 830 and 930 am from Cairns. To get to the train station you need to go through Cairns Shopping centre and the car park. When I was travelling they were doing a buy one get on free option, which saved... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

This trip is must when you are in Cairns.It is a full day trip and meant for all age groups.They take you to aboriginal village by coach where they demonstrate all arts and crafts,medicine and weapons.One can try throwing bumerang or spears under supervision too.Nice experience.One can have refreshment there too. Thereafter begins all the fun.Sky rail(gondola or cable car)... More

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Perth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Quaint Aborigine village, with lots of arts and crafts, a short distance from Cairns. The village seems to be open from 10am - 4pm so plan accordingly

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Napier, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Did 1/2 day tour with Roger at Cairns discovery tours.Great value,a complete overview of the city and it's history.Very informative and interesting.Delicious afternoon tea included.Recommended !

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Gold Coast
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

If you're looking for something to do, fill in your day with a visit to the Kuranda skyrail and train trip. The stops aren't anything too exciting, but worth doing. Kuranda itself is a little boring - full of dinky little markets and shops but mostly selling Chinese made junk. The best is the Cellar Door of Golden Drop. Friendly... More

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