Barron Gorge National Park, Cairns Region

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#6 of 8 in Nature in Cairns Region
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  • This is spectacular! We approached from Kuranda and did the walk which views the Barron fall. Such a beautiful walk and excellent example of the rainforest. Must see!  more »
  • First we saw the waterfall from the train to Kuranda and then when we went to the Park is on the route of the skyrail. Very beautiful scenery of the Park. There is a guide that explains about the flora and fauna. All very interesting. You learn a lot about the forest.
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  • Beautiful all green scenery with the smell of freshness. The Barron waterfall on site and the only distraction this special day was the sound of tractor working which deafens the maybe musical sound o...  more »
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  • It is a beautiful gorge. The hiking is amazing and the water scoured boulders, as big as houses, are worth seeing. The river is very powerful and to be respected. I'm still amazing thinking about it. It is both beautiful and scary.
  • Wonderful area to visit. So many amazing sights to see. Fantastic to walk through the park and take in the beauty. Not to be missed if you are in the area. Also very accessible to all fitness levels.
  • The whole experience of visiting the national park was a great experience. Starting from the railway ride for 90 minutes, the Barron waterfalls,followed by a ride on the Barron river, visiting the bird par and the koala bears and ending with the sky train ride in the way back. A perfect day.
  • Very popular place. Great trails and spectacular views. Parking is a bit of a problem as there is not enough for peak demand. My advice is to arrive early.
  • I am a naturalist and conservationist and found this area to be too good to be true. Excellent rain forests and totally protected. It was part of my bucket list of places to visit and did not disappoint.
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