Enjoy a truly unique perspective of Australia’s World Heritage-listed tropical rainforest, gliding above the pristine canopy before descending to explore the forest floor. Learn about ancient plants and animals that existed before dinosaurs roamed the earth and whose descendants can still be seen in the rainforest today.
Complimentary Ranger guided boardwalk tours, the immersive Rainforest Discovery Zone, engaging interpretive signage and scenic lookouts at Red Peak unlock the secrets of this mystical landscape. Discover the CSIRO Rainforest Interpretation Centre at Barron Falls. Marvel at the Barron Gorge and Falls from The Edge Lookout and learn more about the area’s pioneering past at the historical precinct.
Ensure you get the most out of your experience by downloading Skyrail’s multi-lingual Interpretive App and Audio Guide that places the story of Queensland’s ancient rainforest directly in your hands.
Easily accessible from Cairns, encounter, discover and immerse yourself to unlock the secrets of the oldest tropical rainforest on Earth.
Skyrail is currently open for business, opening days and times vary. A calendar of open dates and COVID Safe information can be found on our website. Bookings are essential and a Covid Health Questionnaire must be completed before arriving to commence your experience.
ActivitiesBirdwatching Hiking Walks
Disabled AssistanceCaters for challenges with learning and communication Caters for hearing impairment Caters for people with allergies and intolerances. Caters for vision impairment Wheelchair access
Indigenous CultureIndigenous themes and/or interpretation
MembershipAustralian Tourism Export Council Queensland Tourism Industry Council Regional Tourist/Tourism Association/Organisation Visitor Information Centre
AccreditationATEC COVID Ready/ WTTC Safe Travels Stamp Australian Tourism Accreditation Climate Action Innovator Certified by Ecotourism Australia COVID Safe EarthCheck Certified ECO Certified (Advanced Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia ECO Certified (Ecotourism) by Ecotourism Australia ECO Certified (Nature Tourism) by Ecotourism Australia Green Globe Certified Sustainable Tourism Accreditation World Heritage
Adult price for a one-way experience is AUD57 | round trip (return) experience is AUD85.
Family prices and bus transfers also available, visit the official Skyrail website to book your experience.
Prices valid for travel from 1 April 2020 to 31 March 2021.