Travel on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway to the village of Kuranda on a full-day Atherton Tablelands tour from Cairns. Your one-way ride on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway offers a close look at the World Heritage-listed Kuranda Rainforest and powerful waterfalls in the Barron Gorge. Explore the stalls and markets in Kuranda, then head to Mareeba to tour the Jaques Coffee Plantation. Have lunch, then visit the Mareeba Heritage Museum and cool down with an ice cream at Emerald Creek Ice-Creamery.
Full-day Atherton Tablelands tour with Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, from Cairns and Northern Beaches
Get great photo ops of the Kuranda Rainforest, the Barron Gorge and Barron Falls
Go shopping in Kuranda
Enjoy lunch and a tour of Jaques Coffee Plantation in Mareeba
Learn about the region at the Mareeba Heritage Museum
After morning hotel pickup from Cairns or Northern Beaches, relax in a comfortable air-conditioned coach as you drive to the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.
Take in panoramic views of Cairns, the Northern Beaches and Barron Gorge during your journey up the Kuranda Range to the Atherton Tablelands. Two stops along the way allow you to step outside and see the rainforest up close.
Have time to have a look around the shops in the town of Kuranda before continuing by coach to Jaques Coffee Plantation in Mareeba. Tour the working coffee farm to learn about the process of growing and making great coffee. You'll also enjoy a liquor tasting before sitting down for a delicious lunch accompanied by coffee or tea.
When you have finished lunch, visit the nearby Mareeba Heritage Museum to learn about the history of the Atherton Tablelands. Top off the day with a delectable ice cream at Emerald Creek Ice Creamery.
During the return journey from the Kuranda Range, have the option to stop at Henry Ross Lookout for a great view of Cairns.