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Tour ID: 10006236

The Skyrail Rainforest Cableway allows you to travel above the pristine World Heritage rainforest canopy with two mid-stations where you can walk among the bases of these magnificent trees. Includes return transfers to Port Douglas accommodation.

  • Return Skyrail rainforest Cableway experience
  • Self-guided or ranger led walks at Red Peak mid-station
  • Rainforest Interpretation Centre and Barron Falls Lookout at Barron Falls mid-station
  • Time to explore Kuranda - the village in the rainforest.
  • Transfers to and from Port Douglas accommodation.

The Skyrail Rainforest Cableway experience spans 7.5kms over Australia's pristine tropical rainforests.
You'll glide just metres above the rainforest canopy before descending through the canopy layers and deep into the heart of the forest at Skyrail's two rainforest mid-stations for the ultimate tropical rainforest experience.
We recommend you allow 2.5 hours for a Return Skyrail Experience, excluding transfer times, plus some additional free time in Kuranda.

Tour Schedules:
Pick Up from your Port Douglas Hotel. [begins at 7.45AM]
Depart from Skyrail's Smithfield Terminal [departs at 9.15AM].
Free Time in Kuranda.
Return from Skyrail's Kuranda Terminal [either 2:00PM or 3:15PM respectively] arriving back at Skyrail's Smithfield Terminal [approximately 3.30pm or 4.45pm respectively].
Drop Off back to your Port Douglas Hotel.

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Tour Details

  • Included in price:

    Return Port Douglas Hotel Transfers & Return Skyrail Experience.

  • Available for purchase/hire:

    Diamond View Gondola Skyrail Upgrade: You may like to upgrade your Skyrail journey to a Diamond View Gondola.

    • Take in the spectacular tropical rainforest from the unique viewing perspective of Skyrail’s glass floor Diamond View Gondolas.
    • There are 11 Diamond View gondolas that each carry a maximum of 5 passengers, and will depart stations approximately every 7 minutes. Passengers travelling on them will enjoy dedicated boarding queues at all terminals and stations. Allow an additional 30mins for your Diamond View journey in each direction.


    Skyrail's gift shops are located at Smithfield and Kuranda Terminals, and stock a wide range of souvenirs, gifts, books, clothing and other merchandise.

  • Duration:

    Up to approximately 5 hours excluding transfer times.

  • Departure:

    9:15 AM Daily

  • Return:

  • Departure points:


  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    Pick up from your Port Douglas accommodation. Please advise us of your accommodation in the appropriate field on the booking form.
    To ensure tours are not delayed, please contact Skyrail (details on confirmation) at least 24hrs prior to travel to find out your relevant hotel pick up time.
    Please note that Port Douglas transfers may be up to 1.5hrs prior to your selected Skyrail departure time.

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  • What to bring:

    Daypacks and fold-up baby strollers can been taken on the cableway.
    Luggage is not able to be carried on the cableway or coach transfer service.
    Consider downloading the Skyrail App from the AppStore or Google Play to augment your Skyrail experience.

  • Fitness level required:


  • Child policies:

    Child Fares 4-14years.

    Infants under 4 years are Free of Charge, however please include them in your booking request to ensure a boarding pass is issued.

    Children must be accompanied by an adult while travelling on Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.

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Optional Extras

  • Diamond View Upgrade (one way only)

    Upgrade to the Diamond View Gondola with glass floor on Skyrail. Subject to availability - we receommend booking at least 10 days prior to travel to avoid disappointment.

    Adults: $20.00 | Children: $10.00 | Pensioners: $20.00

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