Canopy Glider

Canopy Glider Bookings are unavailable up to and including Monday 23rd July 2018

Take in this spectacular tropical rainforest adventure from the unique viewing perspective of Skyrail’s Canopy Glider.

Accompanied by a Skyrail Ranger and with a maximum of 4 guests, the Canopy Glider combines a thrilling rainforest adventure with personalised interpretation of the plants, animals and history which surround you.  Glide above the rainforest in the open-air gondola and enjoy breathtaking, uninterrupted 360 degree panoramic views of the Tropical North Queensland region.

This premium rainforest adventure is available to only a select number of guests per day, so please book well in advance.  The Canopy Glider operates with 2 departures daily.  Check in times are: 9:15am (Smithfield Terminal) and 1:45pm (Kuranda Terminal).

Upgrade your Skyrail experience to Canopy Glider: $100 per person one-way (additional fee). Contact our friendly reservations team to make your booking.

  • 2 departures daily: (9:15am check-in at Smithfield and 1:45pm check-in at Kuranda Terminal)
  • Minimum 2 persons and maximum 4 passengers may be booked for each Canopy Glider tour
  • Minimum age is 10 years and children 10 to 14 years inclusive must be accompanied by an adult
  • Minimum height is 140 centimetres
  • Waist measurement must be between 65 and 130 centimetres
  • There are weight restrictions for the glider and weight must be provided at the time of booking
  • Customers must be agile and able to step up 50cm into a moving gondola 
  • Luggage is limited to one small item plus camera and limited to a total of 5kg
  • All items such as hat, phone, camera must be secured to clothing or body
  • Passengers will be required to sign an acknowledgement of risk and liability form
  • Cancellation fees apply (Reservations cancelled within 24 hours of travel is subject to 100% cancellation at Skyrail’s discretion).
  • The tour will take between two and three hours 
  • Travel will be on a platform that is fully open to inclement weather conditions
  • Passengers must be in good health and not suffer from vertigo
  • Pre-booking is essential