Skyrail is a unique rainforest experience taking you on an unforgettable journey through Australias World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforests.

Guests glide just metres above the rainforest canopy in Skyrail's comfortable six-person gondola cabins, which provide spectacular and uninterrupted views of the rainforest, tropical Cairns, the Coral Sea and the lush Cairns Highlands.

Witness the wonders of the worlds oldest continually surviving rainforests from Skyrails unique vantage point, before alighting at Skyrails two rainforest mid-stations to explore and learn more from the forest floor.

At Red Peak Station, qualified Rangers provide regular guided boardwalk tours sharing their knowledge of this ancient environment and answering visitor questions, while the Rainforest Interpretation Centre at Barron Falls Station provides a fun and informative learning experience for people of all ages.

Skyrails Ed-Venture Guide and associated worksheets have been developed to complement the Skyrail experience for school groups of all ages; contact Skyrail for more details.

Skyrail can be enjoyed on its own, or packaged with one of the regions other attractions for a complete day tour experience. This major tourist attraction is located 15 minutes north of Cairns and 50 minutes south of Port Douglas. Skyrail operates 364 days a year (closed Christmas Day), from 8.15am to 5.15pm. Bookings are recommended.

Skyrail: The Worlds Most Beautiful Rainforest Experience


Skyrail is suitable for guests of all ages and abilities. Wheelchairs can be provided; please note that weight and size restrictions apply on owner-provided wheelchairs (ask for more details at the time of booking). Disabled toilets are available as well as reserved car parking and ramp access to most areas.

Skyrails Canopy Caf offers a selection of tea, coffee and cakes, as well as gourmet filo pastries, pies and sushi.

Skyrail's Gift Shops are located at Caravonica and Kuranda Terminals, and stock a wide range of souvenirs, gifts, books, clothing and other merchandise.

Skyrails Ed-Venture Guide and associated worksheets provide a fun and informative learning experience for school groups of all ages. Contact us for details.

Suitable for: 
Year 1
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Year 5
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Special Needs
All Ages
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