Kuranda Riverboat Sightseeing Cruise

Highlights

  • Set out on an informative and rewarding 45-minute rainforest river cruise among Kuranda’s wet tropics. Board your boat at the riverside landing below the Kuranda Railway/Skyrail Station, over the railway footbridge and down the stairs along Kuranda’s scenic esplanade. Sit back and relax as your guides point out flora and fauna along the Barron River or snap a few pictures of this stunning area. Along the way, keep your eyes peeled for an array of wildlife including freshwater crocodiles, turtles, snakes, and water dragons, as well as more than 100 species of tropical birds. This enlightening tour is suitable for all ages and offer five daily departure times, making it a great addition to any schedule.

Summary

Set out on an informative and rewarding 45-minute rainforest river cruise among Kuranda’s wet tropics. Board your boat at the riverside landing below the Kuranda Railway/Skyrail Station, over the railway footbridge and down the stairs along Kuranda’s scenic esplanade. Sit back and relax as your guides point out flora and fauna along the Barron River or snap a few pictures of this stunning area. Along the way, keep your eyes peeled for an array of wildlife including freshwater crocodiles, turtles, snakes, and water dragons, as well as more than 100 species of tropical birds. This enlightening tour is suitable for all ages and offer five daily departure times, making it a great addition to any schedule.

Tour info

Duration
45 minutes
Group Size
Pricing (From)
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Meeting Point
Dropoff location

Why take this tour?

Cruise the tranquil waters of the Barren River tropical rainforest on this 45-minute onboard excursion departing from Kuranda. Your local guides share vast knowledge of the area while you discover its unique flora and fauna, keeping an eye out for freshwater crocodiles, turtles, and dozens of tropical bird species. Choose from five daily departure times. 

What’s included?

  • 45-minute river cruise

  • Live on-board commentary

  • Food and drinks

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Things to know

Before you book

  • Duration: 45m

  • Mobile tickets accepted

  • Instant confirmation

Cancellation Policy

    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

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About operator:

Tours depart from our riverside jetty below the Kuranda Railway/Skyrail Stations, over the railway footbridge and down the stairs to the river where you will see our red flags flying. Book online via our website or pay cash ONLY on the boat. Our five daily 45 minute Rainforest Riverboat cruises depart at 10.45am, 11.45am, 12.30pm, 1.30pm and 2.30pm. All tours are subject to group bookings and seasonal river conditions. Hire the boat for special events. Sunset cruises available too.

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