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Destination guide

Explore the natural setting in Kuranda

The area's culture and temples are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Kuranda. This city's zoo, rainforest and gardens draw many visitors. Great Barrier Reef and Skyrail Rainforest Cableway are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Kuranda

Are you looking for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that Kuranda has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Kuranda Koala Gardens (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Australian Venom Zoo (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Rainforestation Nature Park (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Cairns Cable Ski (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Skyway Rainforest Cableway (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kuranda

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Kuranda. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Great Barrier Reef (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Mount Whitfield Conservation Park (9 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Centenary Lakes Botanic Gardens (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Barron Gorge National Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Kewarra Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Cattana Wetlands (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Kuranda

Fly into Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.), the closest airport, located 8.7 mi (14.1 km) from the city center.

If you'd rather travel by train, you can make your way to Kuranda Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Kuranda?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 577 house rentals around Kuranda. From 226 Houses to 288 Condos/Apartments, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Kuranda is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Kuranda?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Kuranda. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Australian Butterfly Sanctuary: 598 home rentals
  • Skyrail Rainforest Cableway: 592 home rentals
  • Barron Gorge National Park: 577 home rentals
  • Rainforestation Nature Park: 596 home rentals
  • Birdworld Kuranda: 593 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kuranda listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Kuranda?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 226 Houses in Kuranda. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kuranda include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 288 lodging choices
  • Villas: 14 lodging choices
  • Cabins: 2 lodging choices

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation homes including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Kuranda?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 468 vacation homes with pool available in Kuranda.

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