Cairns City Drive & Skyrail Rainforest Cablecar


TOUR INTRODUCTION (150 words max) Experience a thrilling eco-adventure when you soar above the rain forest canopy on the exciting Kuranda Skyrail. Your aerial gondola offers sweeping views of Cairns, the Kuranda Mountains and the Coral Sea. Then, take in the sights on a narrated drive through vibrant Cairns. FULL DESCRIPTION (500 words max) Board your motorcoach for a scenic drive to the base of the Kuranda Mountain Range en route to the Skyrail's base station where you'll board your gondola. Skyrail Rainforest Cableway takes eco-tourism to new heights. Soar above the rain forest canopy marveling at the amazing views of Australia's World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforest. Learn about this fascinating area as your 6-passenger gondola cabin affords you intimate sights of this spectacular environment. You'll see it from above the canopy and then will descend through the trees deep into the heart of the forest. The Skyrail Rainforest Cableway spans 4.5 miles and the aerial adventure offers stunning views of rain forest scenery and wildlife, panoramic views of the Cairns tropical region, and the glittering waters of the Coral Sea. Skyrail is the winner of the 'Qantas Award for Excellence in Sustainable Tourism' and is now proudly in the 'Hall of Fame' for this category. The journey ends in Kuranda where you re-board the motorcoach and enjoy a drive through this colorful, vibrant village before returning down the mountain range. Your narrated drive of Cairns (pronounced "Cans"), takes in the city's wonderful tree-lined streets, the protected mangroves offshore, and the lively marina. Entering the business district, your guide recounts the city's colorful history and points out its architectural highlights. Continue by motorcoach on a scenic return trip to port. SUMMARY DESCRIPTION USED IN TOUR BOOK (250 words max) Experience a thrilling eco-adventure when you soar above the rainforest canopy on the exciting Kuranda Skyrail. Board your motorcoach for a scenic drive en route to the Skyrail's base station where you'll board your gondola. Climb above the rain forest marveling at the amazing views of Australia's World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforest. Learn about this fascinating area as your 6-passenger gondola cabin provides intimate sights of this spectacular environment on a 4.5 mile adventure. The journey ends in Kuranda where you'll re-board the motorcoach and drive through this colorful village. Continue on a narrated drive of Cairns, taking in the city's wonderful tree-lined streets, the protected mangroves, and the lively marina. Enter the business district and learn the city's colorful history. The motorcoach ride continues back to port.
  • Tour Code

    PTI165

  • Location

    Port Douglas

  • Activity Types

  • Experience Types

    Sightseeing

  • Duration

    6 hours

  • Fitness Level

    Moderate

  • Price

    Adult from $125.99
    Children (12 & under) from $99.99


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