Kuranda Scenic Railway, Kuranda

3.8
The journey truly is the destination aboard the Kuranda Scenic Railway. You'll ride through a UNESCO World Heritage-listed rainforest with towering mountains plummeting into the deep ravine of Barron Gorge National Park and spilling their runoff in the form of waterfalls. Wood carriages serve as cars, giving you a sense of timelessness as you ride between Cairns and the village of Kuranda. The one-way journey of 37 km (23 mi) takes about 105 minutes. Take a look at our Kuranda trip planning app to schedule your visit to Kuranda Scenic Railway and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We did the train journey some years ago - and loved it. This time around, we went back just to visit the town - and the beautiful railway station. If you dont have time - or cant afford the train trip...  more »
  • Went to see what was like but decided that $230 for two adults was more than we would pay. Enjoyed a walk around Kunanda and through the walkway instead.  more »
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