Kuranda Scenic Train and Coach

To begin with, the Kuranda Scenic Train and Coach experience will pick you up from your Cairns hotel accommodation.

Depart on the historic Kuranda Scenic Railway, before enjoying 4 hours in Kuranda Village.

Finally, return in the comfort of a coach to your accommodation.

Kuranda Scenic Train

Board the Kuranda Scenic Train, before winding through the Kuranda Range for 37km. Your 90-minute journey will pass through tunnels, steep ravines and view cascading waterfalls within Barron Gorge National Park.

Listening to the audio commentary, sit back and relax while you take in the views, learning about the building of this historic railway line.

Kuranda Village

After your rail journey, explore Kuranda Village with 4 hours of free time. Visit Kuranda Heritage Markets, wildlife, dining and aboriginal experiences.

The Cairns Coach

To conclude your day, board the coach for the trip back to Cairns.





07.45 am approximate. Firstly, your tour starts with a pick up from your hotel.

Then, it’s off to to the train station.

Next, travel through the Kuranda Ranges on the Kuranda Scenic Railway.

Following your train journey, arrive in the rainforest village of Kuranda.

Free time to explore. Visit the historic Kuranda markets, Butterfly Sanctuary or Koala Gardens, all at your own pace.

Finally, return through the rainforest by an air-conditioned coach that will drop you back to your Cairns accommodation.


  • Return Bus Transfers (from Cairns City Accommodation only)
  • Kuranda Scenic Rail
  • Entrance to Butterfly Sanctuary
  • Air-conditioned coach transfers from Kuranda

What to bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Cash/Credit card for purchases
  • Camera, hat, sunglasses, and umbrella in the green season
  • Bottle of water

How to get there

Pick up from your Cairns accommodation is included.

Important Information

We suggest calling to check that your preferred date is available before booking


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