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*2 Day Budget Package - SQ Reef Cruise + Kuranda Train and Skyrail (DD/CT)

Rate Option Adults Children Infants Families Extras
2 Day Budget Package - SQ Reef Cruise + Kuranda A2OW (DD/CT) $226.50 $148.25 N/A $691.25 $20.00


Children: Aged 4-14 years.

Upgrades:  1. Gold Class Train is $54pp additional to the package price - please advise if you would like to add this upgrades to your booking (only available on the 3.30pm train).

2. Add $13.50 per adult if wanting a return hotel transfer after the train journey.

Family Rate: 2 adults and 2 children.

EXTRAS EXPLAINED - the $20 per person Reef Levy is payable on the day of travel. 

*Bus transfers are not included for this tour.

Rates are valid until 31st March 2020.

Prices are shown in Australian dollars and include GST. Prices subject to change without notice.

This great value 2 Day Budget Reef and Rainforest Package includes one day visiting the Outer Barrier Reef  and one day visiting Kuranda Village (Train and Skyrail).

SQ Reef Cruise 

A reef tour offering the budget conscious a great value for money trip, with the chance to experience  snorkelling at two separate reef locations on the Outer Barrier Reef.  The captains choice of Norman, Saxon or Hastings Reef systems (subject to the weather conditons).

You will spend up to 4 hours at the Great Barrier, but it is important to note this vessel spends 30 mins to 1 hour each afternoon, delivering supplies and overnight passengers to a live aboard boat. During this hour parked against the live aboard you are not allowed to snorkel.  If wanting more snorkelling time and not being part of a delivery experience, please view the classic and deluxe packages.

Check in: B-Finger, Marlin Marina: 8.00am

Returns: 4.30pm-5.00pm


  • Visit two Outer Barrier locations
  • Up to 4 hours at the Great Barrier Reef
  • Morning tea with pastries
  • Tropical buffet lunch
  • Free guided snorkel tour
  • Use of snorkel equipment (including masks, snorkel, fins and flotation devices)
  • Use of wet suits and lycra suits
  • Use of prescription mask if required
**Diving is available onboard for an additional cost.

Kuranda Village - One Way Bus, One Way Skyrail, One Way Train (A2OW)

Visit Kuranda "The Village in the Rainforest" travelling via the Skyrail and the Kuranda Scenic Railway.  This budget option includes a bus pick up in the morning from your Cairns hotel, one way skyrail to Kuranda and one way train back to Cairns Central Train Station. You will need to walk from the train station back to your hotel in the afternoon. You have many time options to choose from depending on how much free time you would like to spend exploring the Kuranda Village.

Budget Packages Includes:

  • Pick up from Cairns hotel
  • One way travel on the skyrail going up to village
  • Free time in Kuranda Village (choice of 1 - 5 hours)
  • One way travel on the train (Heritage Class) - walk back to hotel from Cairns Central Train Station

Timing Options

8.00am-8.30am pick up from hotel

9.00am Skyrail to Kuranda with a choice of train times to return

2.00pm train (allows 3.5 hours in the village)

3.30pm train (allows 5 hours in the village)


10.00am-10.30am pick up from hotel

11.00am Skyrail to Kuranda with a choice of train times to return

2.00pm train (allows 1.5 hours in the village)

3.30pm train (allows 3 hours in the village)


11.45pm-12.00pm pick up form hotel

12.30pm Skyrail to Kuranda with a choice of train times to return

3.30pm train (allows 1.5 hours in the village)


1.15pm pick up from hotel

2.00pm skyrail to Kuranda with a choice of train times to return

3.0pm train (allows NO free time in the village)


Optional - Upgrade to Gold Class Train - $54pp

There is an additional charge if you choose to indulge in travelling in the Gold Class carriage on the train, which is only available on the 3.30pm service (not the 2.00pm train). This entitles you to a private carriage with approximately 25 passengers only, tastings of local cheeses, sorbets, nuts and more, plus all you can drink beer, wine, soft drinks, tea, coffee or water. The seating is leather appointed and exceedingly more comfortable with couple's pods available. The appointed waiter or waitress on the day is able to queue you for perfect photo opportunities to make the experience even grander.



1. When inquiring please advise preferred date for each product, plus name and address of your accommodation. Number of adults and number of children aged 4 - 14 years old.



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