Kuranda Tourism

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Kuranda is a town and locality on the Atherton Tableland in the Shire of Mareeba, Far North Queensland, Australia. The town of Myola is also located within the locality of Kuranda. It is 25 kilometres (16 mi) from Cairns, via the Kuranda Range road. It is surrounded by tropical rainforest and adjacent to the Wet Tropics World Heritage listed Barron Gorge National Park. It is within the local government area of Shire of Mareeba (between 2008 and 2013, it was within the Tablelands Region). At the 2011 census, the locality Kuranda had a population of 2,966.

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This is a comprehensive travel guide for Kuranda in Australia. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Kuranda like a local. When planning a trip to Kuranda, make sure you visit its near-by prime city of Cooktown. Add Cooktown to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas, Four Mile Beach, Daintree Rainforest. To get to this city, remember that the nearest major airport is Cooktown Airport. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Kuranda*

  • Pollution Statistics in Kuranda

    Know the pollution level of Kuranda before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 21.05 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30.88 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 30.88 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 27.78 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.74 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 23.61 (Low)
  • Kuranda: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Kuranda for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Kuranda.

    • Burglary and Theft 47.73 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 47.83 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.22 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 33.7 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 35.87 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 36.96 (Low)
    • Attacks 45.65 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 42.39 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 76.09 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 45.45 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 43.48 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 39.13 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 51.09 (Moderate)
  • Living in Kuranda - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Kuranda is 173 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 56.45 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 89.82 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 25.69 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 25 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 79.97 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 68.06 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.81 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 95.09 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Kuranda

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Kuranda

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.07 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 68.63 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 102.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 63.58 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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