Village in the Rainforest


Kuranda, the Village in the Rainforest has been attracting visitors for well over a century.

Kuranda is a fascinating mix of quirky surprises, colourful characters and natural beauty, all nestled amidst pristine World Heritage listed rainforest.

Things to do in Kuranda

Depending on your itinerary and interests, we recommend allowing 2-3 hours exploring the world famous Kuranda Village.

close up of small butterfly on a leaf


Enhance your day with the Kuranda Wildlife Experience, a 3 Park Pass to visit Kuranda Koala Gardens, Australian Butterfly Sanctuary and Birdworld Kuranda.

couple walking down paved walkway with colorful clothing markets on each side


Wander through the eclectic mix of markets and boutique shops brimming with local artists selling their handmade crafts, clothing, unusual souvenirs, contemporary arts and treasures.

Two guests to the village buying drinking coconuts from local stall holers


Spend time eating and drinking your way through the quirky and quaint streets of the village. Discover local food stalls of coffee, honey, tropical fruit smoothies and many cafes including local and international cuisines in a tropical and relaxed setting.