Green Island Reef Cruise, Snorkel; Kuranda Rainforest Tour

Tours & Sightseeing in Kuranda

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Your 2-Day Reef and Rainforest Package Combo will take you to the two extremes of Tropical North Queensland during your stay in Cairns. Spend a day discovering the Great Barrier Reef on a cruise to Green Island. Your second day sees you exploring the rainforest with a trip on the Kuranda Scenic Rail and the Skyrail.
Day one: Green Island Reef Cruise Cruise from Cairns to Green Island, a protected coral cay on the Great Barrier Reef. On arrival you can explore the island at your leisure or just relax on the beautiful white sandy beaches. Entry to the resort pool is included. Alternatively you can get closer to the reef. If you want to stay dry, take a semi-submarine coral viewing tour, or if you prefer to get wet make use of the snorkeling equipment for a closer look. Introductory and certified diving available at an additional cost.During the day you can return to the boat at any time to cool off in the spacious, air-conditioned interior cabins, and a buffet lunch wil be served. This is a great cruise for an introduction to the Great Barrier Reef for all ages. Day two: Kuranda Scenic Rail, Rainforestation Nature Park and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway Travel to Kuranda aboard the famous Kuranda Scenic Railway, one of the world's most spectacular railways. On arrival in picturesque Kuranda, enjoy free time to explore the attractions and markets before a visit to Rainforestation Nature Park. Here you can meet koalas and other local wildlife, splash about on an amphibious duck tour, and experience indigenous culture with the the Pamagirri Aboriginal Dancers and Dreamtime Walk.Return to Cairns on the Skyrail, the world's only rainforest cableway. Glide silently over the rainforest canopy and take advantage of the two stops en route to enjoy a walk through the rainforest. Lunch is not included. Please note: the order of your itinerary is subject to change.

What’s included

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off on both days
  • Cruise to Green Island
  • Coral viewing tour in a semi-submarine
  • Buffet lunch on cruise
  • The choice of a glass-bottom boat tour or use of snorkeling equipment
  • One-way Skyrail ride
  • One-way Kuranda Scenic Rail
  • Environmental Management Charge (EMC or Reef Tax)

What’s not included

  • Accommodation
  • Optional activities
  • Food and drinks, unless specified


  • Instant Confirmation
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • Snorkel gear included
  • Lunch included
  • See the underwater world without getting wet
  • Rail Tour
  • Enjoy fantastic aerial views
  • Free hotel pickup and drop-off included