“We rode the Skyrail up to Kuranda and took the train back. If I had it to do again, I would have taken the Skyrail back as well instead of this train. That was spectacular.”
So lies the dilemna. Skyrail to Kuranda or train?
You have none of those paralysing worries when you come to stay at Balboa Apartments in Port Douglas. Port Douglas, the gateway to the magnificent Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree National Park. Use our top notch Kuranda accommodation Port Douglas as the base for your adventures in and around Port Douglas.
When you’re not wining and dining in one of the 97 restaurants in Port Douglas, or exploring marine or aboreal wonders, Balboa Apartments will be a welcome haven while staying in Port Douglas.
You will find a selection of one, two and three bedroom apartments fully self contained holiday accommodation with generous living areas opening onto large balconies, or patios with outdoor dining settings and barbecues. The perfect place to entertain friends and family.
Whether you choose to visit Kuranda on your way into Port Douglas or on your departure, an aerial ride in the Skyrail cablecar will give you an excellent perspective over the George Barron National Park. A great entree for the Daintree Forest. If you take the train back, it’s a very entertaining transfer back to Cairns. You can choose to listen to an audio tour which provides an illuminating historical account of the area and the development of the railway line.
The Gold Class on the scenic railway is a lovely upgrade. Gold Class entitles you to a glass of wine or two and a snack served by dedicated staff. Once you reach Kuranda, lunch at the village, and meet the locals at the Koala reserve, the bird park and the butterfly park.
For your Kuranda accommodation in Port Douglas, you’ll find very suitable accommodation at Balboa Apartments. Book now, or call for availability.