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Kuranda & Cairns Sightseeing Tour

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Address: Port Douglas, Queensland 4871, Australia
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We did a tour from PD which first included a visit to the Tjapukai Aboriginal Centre in Cairns. We were shown a short film to start followed by demonstrations of aboriginal tools... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Colin A
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We did a tour from PD which first included a visit to the Tjapukai Aboriginal Centre in Cairns. We were shown a short film to start followed by demonstrations of aboriginal tools, weapons, and musical instruments (including of course the didgeridoo) and then some lively and entertaining performances from the Tjapukai dance troupe. We then we given guidance on how... More 

Thank Colin A
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Did this tour with my husband and 9 month old, drivers were extremely professional and lovely (thank you Steve and Heath!) and the sights at the Daintree Forrest were breathtaking. Negatives would have had to be the weather, which I know cannot be helped given we are in northern QLD however it was simply just too hot to thoroughly enjoy... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We went to this place on our recent trip to australia and newzealand.We reached cairns from melbourne by air and reached this place by road.As name it self suggests it was raining all the way and there will be 3 stops in cable car.You have to take walks at each stops.The view from cable car is amazing and more thrilling... More 

Thank chandra shekar s
Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

A peaceful, beautiful and fun way to spend your day going up on the sky rail from Cairns to Kuranda. There are 2 lookouts that you can do along the way to get to your final destination. I recommend doing both of them during the day. The crew that work on the sky rail are so happy and really, really... More 

Thank Victoria L
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Amazing journey up to Kuranda by train and back by Tree Top Cable car. Incredible experience, great fun and quite unique!

Thank Vanessa G
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I dont recommend this at all, 75 each for basic ride..what u see isnt that spectacular and the gondola broke down twice on our return trip. There are alot better site seeing/rain forest trips sround the area then this. When you get to Kuranda its not suitable for kids at all, the hippys/locals are smoking weed in the market..theres a... More 

Thank Dale L
Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016

What a great tour - we took the cable car up to Kuranda, enjoyed a relaxing boat ride with a really knowledgeable "captain" and got the train back. The rainforest is beautiful and extensive and the village is adorable. Filled with restaurants, bars, great little boutiques even a Butterfly paradise and an enclosure for some of their treasured "critters -... More 

Thank W0rldTravel0rs
Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

about 30 minute drive from Cairns. This place is so different , the market have old world charm with a very hippy vibe. There are alsoae food market as well as the normal restaurants. There is the scenic railway also the cable cars (a bit scary). All in all a very intersting place, definitely woth a visit. The market is... More 

Thank Rickberger
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

We went on the Kuranda Scenic Rail up to the town and then returned via Skyrail. The train journey was excellent, although they might consider some fans if not A/C in the carriages as it gets very hot. In the town there and multiple things to do and places to eat. We visited the Butterfly Park, held koalas at the... More 

Thank mintymintymid
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

We travelled on the Kuranda Railway from Cairns and thoroughly enjoyed the trip. The scenery was lovely as we travelled up to Kuranda. The town itself is also very pretty. I would thoroughly recommend this trip to anyone, couples, singles or families.

Thank Margaret T

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