Rainforest skyrail and great barrier reef tour

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    Rainforest Skyrail and Great Barrier Reef Tour - Introductory Scuba Dive
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    Rainforest Skyrail and Great Barrier Reef Tour - Kuranda Scenic Railway
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    Rainforest Skyrail and Great Barrier Reef Tour
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    Rainforest Skyrail and Great Barrier Reef Tour - Semi Submersible
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    Rainforest Skyrail and Great Barrier Reef Tour - Kuranda Markets
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    Rainforest Skyrail and Great Barrier Reef Tour - Reef Magic Pontoon

Skyrail Cableway & Reef Magic Cruises

YHA DEAL: FREE introductory scuba dive! This great value 2 day package includes the unforgettable Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, and a once in a lifetime trip to the Great Barrier Reef aboard one of our favourite boats.

Enjoy the best of Cairns with this Kuranda Scenic Railway journey, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway experience and full day tour to the Great Barrier Reef.

Day 1:
Head out to the Outer Great Barrier Reef on your day tour to the popular Reef Magic Marine World pontoon where you can experience a glass bottom boat tour, semi- submersible boat tour, unlimited snorkelling and YHA members receive a FREE guided snorkel tour or introductory scuba dive, worth $125! Your day trip includes a delicious buffet lunch, morning and afternoon tea and all equipment hire. 

Day 2: Experience World Heritage Rainforest with Skyrail Rainforest Cableway taking you over and through the ancient rainforest. Your 90 minute experience includes time at two rainforest stations where you can enjoy a ranger guided boardwalk and view the Barron Falls and CSIRO Interpretive Centre. At the end of this stunning journey you will arrive at the picturesque rainforest village of Kuranda where you can relax and explore local markets and attractions.

After exploring Kuranda you will return to Cairns via the Kuranda Scenic Railway, one of Australia's most unique railway journeys. This historic train winds its way through majestic tropical rainforest past tall flowing waterfalls providing scenic views and plenty of photo opportunities. 

What to bring: 

  • Great Barrier Reef Tour: Swimwear, towel, camera, hat and sunscreen. Scuba divers should also bring their log books.
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway & Kuranda Scenic Railway: Comfortable footwear, camera, hat, sunscreen. 



  • Full day trip to Reef Magic Marine World including snorkelling, glass bottom boat tour, semi- sumbmersible tour, all meals, and equipment hire.
  • Guided Snorkel Tour OR Introductory Dive
  • Kuranda Scenic Railway & One-way Skyrail Rainforest Cableway experience including accommodation transfers.
Kuranda Scenic Railway & One-way Skyrail Rainforest Cableway experience departs daily at 8:30am and returns to Cairns Railway Station at 5:30pm. Reef Magic Departs daily at 8:30am and returns to Cairns at 5:00pm.


From 01/04/2019 until 31/03/2020
Options Nights Price (AUD) Select
Rainforest Skyrail & Scenic Rail + Great Barrier Reef Tour 0 $368
Rainforest Skyrail & Scenic Rail + Great Barrier Reef Tour + 2 Nights Multishare Accommodation @ Cairns Central YHA 2 $428

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