The Kuranda Scenic Railway is a beautiful way to get to the sites at Kuranda. It is a passenger train system with multiple stops between Cairns and Kuranda. Getting onboard is a part of a magical experience you will appreciate in Kuranda with beautiful scenery, exciting drop-offs luxury accommodation and finally roundtrip to your destination. Park your vehicle for the day and experience the railway. Many people take the railway to Kuranda and then take the Gondola down, this is a great option for some amazing picture opportunities! Passengers also receive commentary aboard the train, talking about the rainforest around you as well as the Kuranda Village and the must do things there. If you are planning on taking the Kuranda Scenic railway also check out:
- Kuranda butterfly sanctuary (on site under animals),
- Kuranda Koala Gardens https://adventugo.com/adventure/kuranda-koala-gardens/
- Kuranda Bird Sanctuary (on site under animals)
- Rain-forestations nature park. (search Cairns on site and all of these will come up)
These are the main things to do in Kuranda, there is also a cool Hippie style market, restaurants, hiking and more. It is a must do if you are in Cairns and is a great day out if you are travelling with children or even Solo!
Hours of operation: Daily 8:30am-520pm
Price: $50/Adult, $20/child, or $125/family