Waterfall, Wetlands, and Skyrail - Down Under Tours

Waterfall, Wetlands, and Skyrail

Accompanied by a knowledgeable local driver guide, delve into the lush palm forest of Cattana Wetlands and discover the Barron Falls with a Djabugay Aboriginal guide. Enjoy a delightful lunch at Skybury Coffee Plantation before venturing to the charming Emerald Creek Ice Creamery. Conclude your day on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, soaring over and through the breathtaking World Heritage Listed rainforest.

Cattana Wetlands 

A driver-guided walk takes you through the heart of a remnant feather palm forest. Traverse the unique landscape, absorbing the tranquil ambience as you pass by the reflective Jabiru Lake and gain insights into the unique flora and fauna that call this wetland home.

Barron Falls – Din Din

Visit the awe-inspiring Barron Falls, known locally as Din Din and enjoy an exclusive Make Travel Matter® moment. This magnificent waterfall holds profound significance to the Djabugay Aboriginal People, and your experience goes beyond the surface as you receive a warm welcome and participate in Calling to Country with your Djabugay Cultural Guide, learning about culture and connection to country from the peoples of the Djabugay nation.

Skybury Coffee Plantation

Australia’s oldest coffee plantation and largest papaya grower.  Enjoy a tasty lunch with Skybury’s signature touches including coffee & papaya elements.   After lunch enjoy the stunning views across the Tablelands whilst you relax and enjoy the locally grown coffee and coffee liqueur tasting.

Emerald Creek Ice Creamery

Enjoy a taste of 4 x different ice-cream flavours, all produced on site at this proudly locally owned ice creamery.

Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Described as the World’s most beautiful rainforest experience,  you’ll be amazed as you journey over and through World Heritage Listed Rainforest on the cableway. This iconic rainforest experience includes time at both Red Peak and Barron Falls stations, both with lookouts offering spectacular views across the Barron Falls waterfall . Complimentary guided boardwalk tours are offered throughout the day at Red Peak Station.

Meet your local guide at the cableway’s Smithfield Terminal and relax on the return coach journey to Cairns.

From Cairns = operates Monday to Friday

From Palm Cove, Trinity Beach and Port Douglas = Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday

Cattana Wetlands
with driver-guide
Barron Falls
with Djabugay cultural guide
Skybury Coffee Plantaton
Lunch, Coffee & Coffee Liqueur Tasting
Emerald Creek Ice Creamery
Ice Cream Tasting
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Experienced Local Driver Guide
  • Luxury Coach Travel
  • Cattana Wetlands Guided Walk
  • Morning Refreshment
  • EXCLUSIVE Make Travel Matter®  experience at Din Din – Barron Falls – with a Djabugay Cultural Guide
  • Delicious Tropical Lunch, Coffee and Coffee Liqueur Tasting
  • Locally produced Ice Cream at Emerald Creek Ice Creamery
  • One way experience on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway

Enabling inclusivity to all who wish to join us in discovering the wonders of Tropical North Queensland, this tour is accessible for wheelchair users.

For more information and FAQs, please visit our accessibility page here.

To ensure safe boarding on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, wheelchairs should not exceed 63cm x 95cm, and must be capable of being tilted backwards to raise front wheels on entry.

  • Please advise us prior to travel if you are travelling with a wheelchair or mobility aid as accessible capacity is limited.
  • Phone +07 4047 9066
  • Email res@downundertours.com
Tour Starts: 8am Departs Cairns  ||  Tour Finishes: 6pm Returns Cairns



  • Child rate 4-14 years inclusive
  • Tour not recommended for children under 4yrs because of the length of the tour and time spent on the vehicle.
  • Family = 2A + 2C
  • Rates are GST inclusive and in Australian Dollars

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Prices valid until 31st March 2025

From Cairns 

$299 Adult, $255 Child, $993 Family

From Northern Beaches

$313 Adult, $236 Child, $1043 Family

From Port Douglas

$349 Adult, $250 Child, $1133 Family

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