Train, Skyrail & Palm Cove | Port Douglas

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Join us for a memorable day exploring Kuranda, known as the 'Village in the Rainforest.'
You'll experience the beauty of the rainforest on the Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, visit the famous markets of Kuranda, and enjoy the unique wildlife experiences.
The tour also includes a relaxing stop at Palm Cove, voted best beach in Australia. 


  • ​Port Douglas hotel transfers
  • Kuranda Scenic Railway
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway 
  • Kuranda Village 
  • Palm Cove visit
  • Optional airport transfers and Cairns relocations

Tour Options: 

Your Day at a Glance - Early Start

  • Morning Pickup: Start with a morning pickup from your Port Douglas accommodation at 8:00 am.
  • Kuranda Scenic Railway: Travel to Freshwater Station and embark on a journey aboard the Kuranda Scenic Railway, passing through stunning rainforest landscapes.
  • Kuranda Village Exploration: Arrive in Kuranda and explore the village's markets, shops, and galleries. Optional dining is available at local cafes and restaurants.
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway: Experience the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway for breathtaking views of the rainforest canopy.
  • Palm Cove Visit: End the day with a relaxing stop at Palm Cove before returning to Port Douglas around 4:30 pm.

Alternate Options:
Guests not wishing to take the Skyrail can travel by bus with the guide, enjoying extra time in Kuranda.
Similarly, guests opting out of the Kuranda Scenic Train can descend with the guide by bus.

Your Day at a Glance - Late Start

  • Late Morning Pickup: Get picked up from your accommodation in Port Douglas at 11:00 am.
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway: Begin with the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, taking in the spectacular rainforest and views.
  • Kuranda Village Exploration: Upon arrival in Kuranda, visit the vibrant markets, galleries, and shops. Dining options are available for guests.
  • Kuranda Scenic Railway: Board the Kuranda Scenic Railway for a picturesque journey back, capturing the essence of the region's natural beauty.
  • Palm Cove Leisure Time: The tour concludes with a visit to Palm Cove, where you can stroll along the Esplanade and enjoy a sunset drink (at your expense) before heading back to Port Douglas at dusk.

Meeting Point & Times
Pick-up from Port Douglas accommodation at 8:00 am or 11:00 am Return to Port Douglas around 4:30 pm or dusk

What To Bring

  • Comfortable walking shoes
  • Sun protection (hat, sunscreen)
  • Camera
  • Water bottle
  • Money for food, drinks, and optional activities

Additional Information
This tour is accessible for guests with limited mobility or disabilities. Please inform us when booking if you require special assistance.

Instant Booking & Mobile-Friendly Tickets
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Pre-booking is essential. Please do not turn up on the day without a booking.
If you require hotel transfers, please have your hotel name ready when booking so we can send you a pick-up time with your confirmation.

Special Child & Family Rates
We offer special rates for families. Please check the booking for form for up-to-date family pricing.



Ellen M

Our driver/guide, Neil, was knowledgeable and informative. He always made sure that everyone fully understood when and where we had to meet to be picked up. The itinerary for the day was just right and we had a great day. I would definitely recommend Brett's Tours to anyone.


Richard Sneath

Our guide Bridget was great,very organised and informative. Excellent day out.

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