Tour ID: 10004447

Start your day at Green Island where the Great Barrier Reef is just a short way off the beach, includes your choice of snorkeling equipment or a glass bottom boat tour, or pay a little extra and do both. Head back to Cairns and hop on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway to Kuranda. Spend time exploring the rainforest at the two Skyrail mid-stations. After you have explore kuranda - 'The village in the rainforest' return to Cairns on the Kuranda Scenic Railway passing Barron and Stoney Creek Falls. includes transfers back to you Cairns accommodation.

  • 2 hours at Green Island
  • Choice of snorkelling equipment or Glass Bottom Boat tour
  • transfer to Skyrail terminal
  • One way to Kuranda on Skyrail with time to explore at Red Peak and Barron Falls mid-stations
  • Explore Kuranda - the village in the rainforest
  • Return to Cairns on the historic Kuranda Scenic Railway.
  • Transfers to your Cairns accommodation

Combine a trip to Green Island with Skyrail - a rainforest gondola journey and the Kuranda Scenic Railway - all in one day.

Green Island is a beautiful coral cay on Australia's Great Barrier Reef. Green Island is a Marine National Park uniquely rainforested and surrounded by white sandy beaches and magnificent coral reefs and abundant marine life. Your visit to allows you 2 hours at Green Island and included is the choice of snorkelling gear or a glass bottom boat tour. "Reef Rocket" is a modern comfortable air-conditioned highspeed catamaran with a relaxed atmosphere. Travel time to Green Island is 45 minutes from Cairns. Passengers can take part in the many activities available or simply relax on the beach. Our friendly crew will help you to organise your activities to make the most of your time on Green Island.
(Lunch at own expense, Pick up from accommodation not included)

Skyrail is a unique rainforest experience taking you on an unforgettable journey over Australia's World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforest and deep into the forest. Guests glide just metres above the canopy in Skyrail's comfortable six-person gondola cabins which provide spectacular and uninterrupted views of the rainforest, tropical Cairns, the Coral Sea and the lush Cairns Highlands.

After free time in Kuranda, board the famous Kuranda Scenic Railway, a spectacular journey comprising unsurpassed views of World Heritage dense rainforest, steep ravines, picturesque waterfalls. the awesome Barron Gorge and boasts spectacular views over Cairns.

More Info

Tour Details

  • Included in price:

    - Cruise to Green Island aboard "Reef Rocket" a modern catamaran
    - Half day reef cruises allow 2 hrs on Green Island, departs 9am, back in Cairns 12.45pm
    - Choice of Snorkelling Gear or Glass Bottom Boat tour (pay a little extra and do both!)
    - Snorkelling demonstration & reef presentation en route to Green Island
    - Use of Big Cat vessel during time at island as an air-conditioned base
    - Coach back to accommodation (Pick up not included)

    [Please click the Route MAP to enlarge]

    - Skyrail to Kuranda
    - Kuranda Scenic Rail back to Cairns
    - Free time in Kuranda, the village in the rainforest
    - Coach transfers back to accommodation
    - Island rainforest boardwalks


  • Available for purchase/hire:

    - Semi-submarine coral view tour
    - Boat Snorkel Trips
    - Marineland Crocodile Park Green Island
    - Supervised Snorkelling Trips
    - Tandem Parasailing
    - Helicopter Scenic Flights (subject to availability on the day)
    - Morning coach pick up

  • Duration:

    Approx 8 hours

  • Departure:

    8:45 AM Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat

  • Return:

    5.30 pm

  • Departure points:

    Cairns, Palm Cove, Cairns Beaches, Trinity Beach, Yorkeys Knob, Lake Placid, Clifton Beach and Kewarra Beach

  • Pickup/departure instructions:

    Morning coach pick up service is not included in cost.
    A morning coach pick up service is available, at additional cost, from all accommodation houses in Cairns and the Northern Beaches, excludes Holloways Beach, Crystal Cascades, Yorkeys Knob & Lake Placid.
    Check in from 08.15am at The Reef Fleet Terminal

  • What to bring:

    Sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, towel, cash or credit card for snorkel deposit, cash for drinks and snacks. Souvenirs available for sale on board.

    $20 "Refundable Deposit" is required for the hire of snorkelling gear - cash or credit card imprint

  • Fitness level required:


  • Child policies:

    - Child Fare 4-14 years inclusive
    - Infants 3 and under travel free
    - Family Fare is 2 adults and 2 children
    - All prices are AUD and include GST

  • Additional Information:

    Special Note: For Combo 2 there is no drop off available to Holloways Beach, Crystal Cascades, Yorkeys Knob & Lake Placid hotels.
    Morning coach pick up service is available as an optional extra.

  • Destinations:

    Cairns, Green Island, Kuranda and Great Barrier Reef

Booking dates