‘Village in the Rainforest’ Kuranda is one of the favourite destinations among tourists and locals in the tropical Cairns area. For over a century this picturesque park in the world heritage rainforest has been an ideal area to relax, walk, grab a bite, and check out the shops, art galleries, and markets. A great day out for families and couples this Summer!
Whether it’s a weekday or weekend at Kuranda there’s always lots to see and do. Some of the many things to be experienced and enjoyed include a riverboat cruise, bird watching at birdworld, the beautiful. butterfly sanctuary, koala gardens where you can take a photo with a koala, candy making at candy kitchen, venom zoo, and more. Enjoy peacefully walking in the rainforest and along the scenic railway. The shops and markets are not to be missed too! Find something interesting to buy and grab all your favourite souvenirs to take home. Also not to be missed are the amazing street art, the Aboriginal cultural performances, the spectacular Barron Falls, and the life size replica Allosaurus!
There’s plenty to do during a whole day out at the Kuranda Forest! Cairns is just a short journey from Kuranda Forest and our Cairns City accommodation is in a convenient location to enjoy this picturesque rainforest as well as the Cairns CBD, Esplanade boardwalk, and world-famous Great Barrier Reef this Summer! Our wide range of bright and spacious family holiday accommodation at Koala Court is the ideal base in Cairns for an unforgetable getaway. Our outstanding resort also has a family-friendly pool and spa for enjoyment and relaxation.