Classic Kuranda Tour

Classic Kuranda Tour (CKB)

Join Tropic Wings, the longest established coach operator in Cairns, for a full day adventure to Kuranda, located in World Heritage Rainforest. Your experience includes a visit to the award-winning Rainforestation Nature Park, where you can take a tour on a historic World War II Army Duck, as well as cuddle a koala and feed a kangaroo in the Koala & Wildlife Park. Visit the Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience including boomerang and spear throwing and traditional Aboriginal dances, and enjoy a sumptuous buffet lunch. You will enjoy the Kuranda Scenic Railway and the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway as part of your transfers.

 Tour CodeAdultChildFamily (2a + 2c)
Cairns Transfers (CKB)$235$118$588
 Tour CodeAdultChildFamily (2a + 2c)
Beaches Transfers (BKB)$265$133$663
 Tour CodeAdultChildFamily (2a + 2c)
Port Douglas Transfers (PKB)$283$143$756

Tour Highlights

  • Kuranda Scenic Railway
  • Kuranda Village
  • Rainforestation Nature Park
  • Army Duck Rainforest Tour
  • Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience
  • BBQ Buffet Lunch
  • Koala & Wildlife Park
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Return Coach Transfers from Accommodation (pick up & drop off)

Kuranda Tours Upgrade NowWhy Not Upgrade Your Tour To The CKBB?

Add on Australian Butterfly Sanctuary for only $15 extra (adult)

Australian  Butterfly  Sanctuary  is  the  largest  butterfly flight  aviary  and  exhibit  in  Australia.

Home to over 2,000 magnificent tropical butterflies including the striking blue Ulysses and majestic green Cairns Birdwing, the sanctuary is an all-weather experience in the heart of Kuranda.

You’ll be enchanted by these elusive wonders of nature as you wander through the aviary’s boardwalks and gardens with a picturesque rainforest backdrop.

Our knowledgeable guides will take you through the aviary and our breeding laboratory, detailing a butterfly’s life cycle and its behaviour. Be sure to wear something bright and let these beautiful creatures flutter all over you!

 Tour CodeAdultChildFamily (2a + 2c)
Cairns Transfers (CKBB)$249$125$623
 Tour CodeAdultChildFamily (2a + 2c)
Beaches Transfers (BKBB)$279$140$698
 Tour CodeAdultChildFamily (2a + 2c)
Cairns Transfers (PKBB)$297$152$810

Tour Highlights

  • Kuranda Scenic Railway
  • Kuranda Village
  • Australian Butterfly Sanctuary


  • Rainforestation Nature Park
  • Army Duck Rainforest Tour
  • Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience


  • BBQ Buffet Lunch
  • Koala & Wildlife Park
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
  • Return Coach Transfers from Accommodation (pick up & drop off)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • All Kuranda tours depart daily (except Christmas Day) and include Kuranda levy.
  • Itineraries may operate in reverse or in a different sequence.
  • Tour code CKB offers a pick up from Cairns and BKB offers a pick up from the beaches.
  • Tour Code BKB (Northern Beaches departures) excludes pickups from Yorkeys Knob, Machans Beach & Holloways Beach. We do not pick up from these locations and guests will need to meet at Skyrail Smithfield Terminal, or make their own way to another pickup location.
  • Transfers not available from private residences (including AirBnB properties) – guests will need to meet at Skyrail Smithfield Terminal, or make their own way to another pickup location.

SPECIAL UPGRADES

Ask our booking staff about one-way KSR Gold Class Upgrade ($55 per person) and/or a one-way Skyrail Diamond View Upgrade ($18 per adult, $9 per child).

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need to call to confirm my booking?
It is preferred that we receive a call 24 hours before travel to confirm accommodation details and pick up time.

Do we still run the tour if it is raining?
Yes.

What do I need to bring?

  • Your voucher (if you have one)
  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Money for souvenirs, lunch and attractions (if not included)
  • Bottle of water
  • Hat & Sunscreen

Can I upgrade to Gold Class &/or Diamond View? Yes, subject to availability. On most of our Kuranda tours we can upgrade to Gold Class, the only Gold Class train that we are able to book on is the 15:30 train returning from Kuranda to Cairns. We can book Diamond View on either direction on Skyrail.