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Kuranda Rainforest Riverboat Cruise

Product ID: 144285
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Don't miss an opportunity to cruise by Kuranda in a riverboat and meet wildlife including freshwater crocodiles, turtles, snakes, water dragons and fish, together with over 100 species of tropical birds.
About this activity
Duration 45 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Cruise the tranquil waters of the world’s most ancient tropical rainforest along the Barron River
  • Admire freshwater crocodiles, turtles, snakes, water dragons and fish
  • Take advantage of the great photographic opportunities afforded by the rainforest
Full description
Take a 45-minute cruise along the River Barron by Kuranda, which is home to a host of wildlife. Whilst cruising, take advantage of the great photographic opportunities afforded by the rainforest and wildlife, whilst your local guide shares their knowledge of this unique area.

Hear insights into the history of Kuranda, and stories about the animals, reptiles and birds that reside in this part of Tropical North Queensland. 

The river is home to freshwater crocodiles (Crocodylus johnsoni or Crocodylus johnstoni), turtles, snakes, water dragons and fish, together with over 100 species of tropical birds. Cassowaries are sometimes seen on the far side of the river. 
Includes
  • 45-minute calm water cruise with English commentary
What’s Not Included
  • Transfers
  • Food and drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Kuranda Riverboat Jetty. To access walk across the footbridge at the Kuranda Railway Station and go down the stairs to the river where the red flags are flying. Getting to Kuranda is easy by bus with Transnorth Bus Company, hire car, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway or the Kuranda Scenic Railway.

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Important information
Know before you go
• All tours are subject to seasonal river conditions
• The tour is suitable for all ages. Children under 5 years of age are free of charge
• Please note there is no guarantee that freshwater crocodiles will be seen on every cruise
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.8 / 5
based on 49 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.9/5
Organization
4.8/5
Value for money
4.9/5
Safety
5.0/5

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Kuranda Riverboat Tours

Product ID: 144285