Kuranda Koala Gardens is in Kuranda, a tropical area that's popular for being luxurious and relaxing. There are ample options for restaurants and bars here. Many visitors come to bask in its beautiful outdoor settings, namely the beaches, jungle, and rainforest. With hotels to suit everyone's tastes, you'll feel right at home in accommodations near Kuranda Koala Gardens, and ready to explore the greater Kuranda area.
More to see near Kuranda Koala Gardens
After a visit to Kuranda Koala Gardens, you can explore other activities and attractions in Kuranda. Golfing, shopping, and swimming are just a few things to do in the area.
Soak up some sun at Clifton Beach, Palm Cove Beach, and Yorkeys Knob Beach. Try to avoid the hazards at golf courses like Half Moon Bay Golf Course, Cairns Golf Club, and Mareeba Golf Club. Local parks like Barron Gorge National Park, Cattana Wetlands, and Mount Whitfield Conservation Park are peaceful spots. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Kuranda Original Rainforest Markets, Clifton Village Shopping Centre, and Cairns Central Shopping Centre. If you have some more time, pay a visit to Cairns Cable Ski, Skydive The Reef Cairns, or Cazaly's Stadium.
Sights like Australian Armour and Artillery Museum, Royal Flying Doctor, and Tanks Arts Centre offer insight into the local culture. Barron Falls Lookout, Tjapukai Cultural Park, and St Monica's Cathedral are some local landmarks.
Kuranda Koala Gardens, Australian Venom Zoo, and Rainforestation Nature Park are family favorites. A few of the area's most popular attractions are Great Barrier Reef, Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, and Cairns Tropical Zoo. You can also visit Australian Butterfly Sanctuary, Birdworld Kuranda, and Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park.
Getting to Kuranda Koala Gardens
Hop aboard a plane to get to Kuranda Koala Gardens. The Cairns, QLD (CNS-Cairns Intl.) airport is 8.7 miles (14.1 km) from Kuranda. You can come by train, getting off at Kuranda Station.