Kuranda, Self Drive, Scenic Rail & Skyrail

Kuranda Scenic Rail

Park your car at Skyrail, then you will be transferred to Freshwater Station for check-in. Board the Kuranda Scenic Rail for your journey to Kuranda, including breathtaking views enroute.

Kuranda Village

Upon arrival in Kuranda, the village in the rainforest, free time is allowed to explore the many attractions including the Heritage Markets, which operate daily. Other attractions are Birdworld, Kuranda Koala Gardens and the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary [AT OWN EXPENSE].

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

At the scheduled time, board Skyrail Rainforest Cableway for your journey to Smithfield. Once aboard, be amazed as you journey over and through World Heritage protected Rainforest. Your Boarding Pass is your ticket for this iconic rainforest experience that includes time at both Red Peak and Barron Falls stations, both with spectacular lookouts. Or visit the Rainforest Interpretation Centre. Complimentary guided boardwalk tours are offered throughout the day at Red Peak Station.

10.30am Self drive to Skyrail Smithfield Terminal
10.45am Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
2.5hrs approx. free time in Kuranda
Heritage Markets Daily
2.00pm or 3.30pm Kuranda Scenic Rail
  • Self drive to the Smithfield Skyrail Terminal and be greeted by our Hostess 10:30am
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway 10:45am
  • Arrive in Kuranda – You have 2.5hrs approx free time to explore the quaint village
  • Kuranda Scenic Rail – 2:00pm or 3:30pm return departures

Tour Starts: 10:30am Smithfield Skyrail Terminal

Tour Finishes: 1:30pm or 3:30pm Kuranda Scenic Rail Returns

Down Under Tours Terms and Conditions – Terms & Conditions


  • Child rate 4-14 years inclusive
  • Children 3 years & under travel free
  • Family = 2A + 2C
  • Rates are GST inclusive and in Australian Dollars

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Tour Options

Meet at Skyrail Bus Stop at 10:30am

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