Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, Cairns Australia, is a world first in environmental tourism taking you on an amazing experience over Australia’s World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforest canopy and deep into the forest. Spanning 7.5kms over pristine rainforest, allows you to explore the wonders of an ancient tropical rainforest and learn about one of the most fascinating and diverse areas on earth.
Gliding above the rainforest canopy in comfortable six-person gondola cabins, the Skyrail journey immerses you in an intimate rainforest experience where you’ll become part of the tropical rainforest environment. Relax and enjoy the stunning rainforest scenery, panoramic views of the Cairns tropical region and the glittering waters of the Coral Sea.
Skyrail has two rainforest mid-stations, Red Peak and Barron Falls, where you’ll explore the environment from the forest floor on boardwalks and scenic lookouts.
Voted Australia’s Best Major Tourist Attraction, Skyrail is recognised not only as a premier tourist experience, but as a world leader in eco-tourism, providing you with a truly unique rainforest experience available no where else in the world.
Skyrail’s Kuranda Terminal is located a short walk from the famous village of Kuranda where you’ll be able to enjoy the local attractions and shopping. A one-way Skyrail Experience will take approximately 90 minutes to complete and for a return experience you should allow 2˝ hours.
Skyrail’s Caravonica Terminal is just 15 minutes drive from Cairns city. Port Douglas is situated north, only 50 minutes from Skyrail. Both of these locations are conveniently serviced by regular coach transfer pick-ups.
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway operates daily from 8.15am to 5.15pm and is open 364 days of the year (closed Christmas Day).