Queensland Rail, Reef & Rainforest Cairns Escape – 8 days
This thrilling Far North Queensland adventure is the ultimate reef and rainforest experience, plus includes an iconic rail journey to Cairns!
Board the famous Spirit of Queensland train in Brisbane and enjoy the modern comforts of a Rail Bed as you travel 1681 kilometres to arrive in Cairns the next afternoon.
Enjoy a week-long based in the peaceful surrounds of a boutique resort in Cairns. From here you’ll get to go snorkelling on the Outer Great Barrier Reef and cruise to exclusive reef locations.
Spend a day exploring the ancient Daintree Rainforest, cruising down the Daintree River and discovering the coral sands and lush surrounds of Cape Tribulation. The thrills continue with a cruise to Green Island and the protected Marine National Park. Plus, take a fun journey on the historic Kuranda Scenic Railway. Enjoy plenty of time to relax, explore at your own pace or take part in the many activities that are available in the region.
Why you’ll love this trip:
- The adventure starts with the Queenslander train in a comfy RailBed for the 24-hour trip
- Enjoy a tropical retreat with lush gardens, sparkling pools & tranquil atmosphere
- All the must-do sightseeing is included with Great Barrier Reef & island cruises
- Experience the best of Far North Queensland in one spectacular week!
Your Holiday Includes:
- Train – One-way Spirit of Queensland from Brisbane to Cairns
- RailBed, recliner pod seat converts to a bed at night
- Accommodation – 6 nights in Cairns, standard room based on twin share
- Palm Royale Resort, Bay Village Tropical Retreat or similar
- Sightseeing tours – local tours from Cairns
- Great Barrier Reef and Snorkel Cruise
- Green Island Escorted Cruise
- Cape Tribulation and Daintree Rainforest Escorted Day Tour
- Kuranda Railway Escorted Tour
Departs Brisbane – Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday
Note: Prices are per person, based on twin share, and subject to availability. Price may vary depending on your travel date. Please contact us for current rates and travel at other times.
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Want to Stay Longer or Upgrade?
You can add extra nights in Cairns or nearby Port Douglas and we have more travel options available if you’d like to see more of Queensland.
Ask us today about staying at other properties or adding more services. We are happy to design a holiday that will suit you best.
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All prices are per person, based on twin share, and listed in Australian dollars (AUD). Advertised price was correct on 30 September 2023 and is subject to change without notice.
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