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Cairns 2-Day Combo: Great Barrier Reef Cruise and Kuranda

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    What to Expect

    Day 1: Kuranda

    Stop At: Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, 6 Skyrail Drive, Smithfield, Queensland 4878 Australia
    Travel from your accommodation to the Skyrail terminal. Fly over the rainforest canopy on a cable car with Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Stop at Red Peak and Barron Falls stations to explore the rainforest and see the mighty Barron Falls.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, 8 Rob Veivers Dr, Kuranda, Queensland 4881 Australia
    Visit Australia's largest butterfly flight aviary and be surrounded by 1500 tropical butterflies. Enjoy a guided tour of the aviary and breeding laboratory.
    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Rainforestation Nature Park, Kennedy Highway, Kuranda, Queensland 4872 Australia
    Enjoy a smorgasbord of Australian activities at Rainforestation Nature Park.

    Your tour includes:
    - BBQ Lunch. Enjoy a delicious hot buffet and a wide selection

    of salads, cheeses and fruits.
    - Army Duck Rainforest Tour with Tropical Fruit Orchard. Travel

    deep into the rainforest on both land and water as your guide

    explains different species of flora and fauna.
    - Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience. Watch the Pamagirri

    Dancers perform in the rainforest amphitheatre, then join the

    Dreamtime Walk - learn to throw a boomerang and watch

    spear-throwing and didgeridoo playing.
    - Koala & Wildlife Park. Join a guided tour, and see crocodiles,

    snakes, dingoes, a cassowary, and hand feed kangaroos and

    wallabies. You’ll have the opportunity to have your photo taken

    cuddling a koala or holding a small crocodile (optional extra).
    Duration: 3 hours

    Stop At: Kuranda Scenic Railway, Kuranda QLD 4881, Australia
    Travel back to Cairns on the breathtaking Kuranda Scenic Railway. Journey past rainforest waterfalls, steep gorgeous and stunning Wet Tropics rainforest.

    Return coach transfer from Freshwater Station to accommmodation,
    Duration: 2 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch: World Famous BBQ Lunch at Rainforestation
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: Great Barrier Reef Tour

    Stop At: Reef Fleet Terminal, LOT 996 Pier Point Rd, Cairns City QLD 4870, Australia
    Hotel pick up on air-conditioned bus to Cairns Reef Fleet Terminal. Depart Cairns on the Reef Magic Catamaran
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Great Barrier Reef, Cairns, Queensland Australia
    Arrive at the Reef Magic pontoon at Moore Reef! Enjoy 5 hours on the pontoon with plenty of times to enjoy all the inclusions:
    - All snorkelling equipment with personal flotation devices.
    - Semi-submersible and glass bottom boat tours.
    - Underwater observatory
    - Fish feeding and identification with marine biologist
    -Underwater obsrvatory
    - Buffet lunch
    - Morning and afternoon tea
    Duration: 5 hours

    Meals included:
    • Lunch: Hot & cold buffet lunch served on Marine World pontoon
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Meet at Reef Fleet Terminal, or transfers from Cairns/Northern Beaches hotels
    Departure Time
    2 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • 2x Lunch
    • Lunch - Buffet lunch
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Use of Snorkelling equipment
    • Complimentary glass bottom boat tour, semi-sub tour and underwater reef viewing observatory
    • Kuranda Scenic Railway and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
    • Entry/Admission - Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
    • Entry/Admission - Australian Butterfly Sanctuary
    • Entry/Admission - Rainforestation Nature Park
    • Entry/Admission - Kuranda Scenic Railway
    • Entry/Admission - Reef Fleet Terminal
    • Entry/Admission - Great Barrier Reef
    • Accommodation
    • Food and drinks, unless specified
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Order of itinerary subject to change due to availability
    • Please note: accommodation is not included
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I had Kuranda on the first day. Both the railroad and the sky gondola are beautiful and worth the journey! The rainforestation at the top is nice, but definitely a touristy thing, which I'm not a huge fan of. The company for the GBR was...More

    Thank Marissa S
    Amanda P, Digital & Media Manager at Tropic Wings Cairns Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Marissa, Thanks so much for booking our Kuranda and Great Barrier Reef Package! We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed both days of the package.

    Reviewed 17 June 2019

    My husband and I booked this tour before wee did our RC crossing from Sydney to Hawaii. We had a great time and have both decided that this was the highlight of our trip. We played with Kangaroos and Wallabies. Got a picture with a...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Gma4two
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    27 June 2019|
    Response from Gma4two | Reviewed this property |
    My gut reaction was to say no, but.. I think you probably could get a wheelchair on and off the boat to the reef. I think the more limiting part would be the rain forest. We took an old train up to the town and roamed the... More
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