An exotic fruit, birdwatcher & nature lovers paradise.
Located close to Cairns and 3 km from Kuranda & just 800 meters from Barron Falls and the giant Penda trees.
Close to hiking & walking tracks in surrounding World Heritage National Park. Private and peaceful on shared acreage with tropical fruit trees & rain forest.
Good base to rest, relax and try different exotic fruits in season and explore. your inner self. Great place to meditate.
Cairns, Palm Cove, Port Douglas, the Great Barrier Reef, Daintree & Cape Tribulation as well as the scenic Tablelands are all close by car.
Relax on the balcony overlooking tropical rainforest.
The studio includes an outdoor kitchenette with fridge, microwave, toaster, kettle, electric fry pan, crockery and cutlery.
Table and chairs overlooking garden pond and rain forest bordering Barron Falls National Park.
Studio includes queen size bed, toilet, shower and laundry facilities. All linen provided. Easy walk to Kuranda village.
Peaceful,tropical rainforest, fresh air and space.
Public transport options:
Trans North Bus Service
Johns Kuranda bus
Skyrail Rainforest Cableway
Kuranda scenic rail
Fruit trees on the property;
Coconut, South American Sapote, Lychee, Mango,
Passion fruit, Mangosteen, Durian (montong) Water Cherry, Guava, Lime, Lemon, Carambola, Soursop, Macadamia nut, Pawpaw, Rollinia, Black Sapote, White Sapote, Banana, Jack Fruit, Mandarin, Jaboticaba, Gramachama, Duku Langsat, Salak, Miracle fruit, Panama cherry, Brazillian cherry, Longan, Grapefruit & dragon fruit
Guests have full private use of the bungalow and can walk around the property. We will point out fruits that are in season.
Fresh clean air, rainforest, peaceful ambiance in tune with nature. Only 30 minute drive from Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef.
Car hire from Cairns airport recommended.
Other Things to Note
It's an easy walk from Bush turkey bungalow to the village of Kuranda.
Kuranda is located 25 km from Cairns.
Described as the village in the rainforest, Kuranda is a popular destination reached by car, bus, Kuranda Scenic Rail or Skyrail cableway.
Interesting things to see and do include the Barron Falls, 800 meter walk from Bushturkey Bungalow. Other rainforest walks include, Jungle walk and Jum Rum walk. Wildlife sanctuaries include the Butterfly farm, Birdworld, Koala Gardens and Rainforest Station.
Activities and sights include Kuranda Riverboat, the village markets and various cafes and restaurants.