Classic Kuranda Tour

Classic Kuranda Day Tour

Join Tropic Wings, the longest established coach operator in Cairns, for a full day adventure to Kuranda, located in World Heritage Rainforest. Your Kuranda day tour 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 feed a kangaroo and meet a Cassowary in the Koala & Wildlife Park. Visit the Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience including boomerang and spear throwing and traditional Aboriginal dances. You will enjoy the Kuranda Scenic Railway and the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway as part of your transfers.

port douglas to kuranda tours

 Tour Code Adult Child Family (2a + 2c)
Cairns Transfers (CKB) $239 $127 $605
 Tour Code Adult Child Family (2a + 2c)
Palm Cove Transfers (BKB) $264 $142 $685
 Tour Code Adult Child Family (2a + 2c)
Port Douglas Transfers (PKB) $289 $157 $765

Tour Highlights

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


Grand Kuranda Day Tour

Same as above with the additional inclusion of entry to Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, however, limits the amount of time spent in Kuranda Village.


 Tour Code Adult Child Family (2a + 2c)
Cairns Transfer (CKBB) $255 $135 $645


 Tour Code Adult Child Family (2a + 2c)
Palm Cove Transfer (BKBB) $280 $150 $725


 Tour Code Adult Child Family (2a + 2c)
Port Douglas Transfer (PKBB) $305 $165 $805



  • Itineraries may operate in reverse or in a different sequence.
  • Tour code CKB offers a pick up from Cairns, BKB offers a pick up from Palm Cove and PKB offers pick up from Port Douglas. 
  • 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.
  • BKB & PKB tours depart from Palm Cove and Port Douglas need minimum 6 passenger to guarantee departure.


Ask our booking staff about a one-way KSR Gold Class Upgrade ($55 per person) and/or a one-way Skyrail Diamond View Upgrade ($29 per adult, $14.50 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?

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.