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The Paronella Experience - Afternoon Tour - Cairns Departure

Allow yourself to enter Jose Paronella's amazing dream world kingdom complete with a castle set in a luscious rainforest.

Visit Jose Paronella´s dreamland park, a luscious tropical rainforest filled with amazing sights and activities.

Visit his castle beside the delightful Mena Creek Falls and afterward enjoy a picnic amongst some of the 7,500 tropical plants and trees.

Wander over bridges, through tunnels, and into the tennis courts at this 5 hectare National and State listed property.

Take in glorious the birdlife, and feed the turtles and fish in this wonderland that has received multiple tourism awards since its opening in 1935.

Drink in the amazing history of Queensland´s first privately owned hydroelectric plant.

This fun filled trip includes a visit to Mena Creek Hotel, voted best country pub in Queensland, where guests can sample some of the local beers or purchase a delicious meal.

After dinner we return to Paronella for a fantastic darkness tour, where you'll have the opportunity to take some fabulous photos of the waterfalls and castles by night.

Experience the amazing light show (Nov - Apr) or the live strings orchestra performance (May- Oct).

Departing Paronella Park, we make a short stop for stargazing (weather permitting) before dropping you back at your accommodation.

Depart from Cairns with the only tour that offers the full Paronella Park experience day and night.

Allow Jose Paronella's dream to become your own!

Pick-Up: Free hotel pick up & drop off within the Cairns CBD Area. If required, please select pick up option upon check-out.

Overnight option available - speak to the tour operator after booking to discuss options.

Adult $188.00 (Aged 16+)
Child $103.00 (Aged 5-15 years)
Infant $0.00 (Aged 0-4 years)
Senior $138.00 (Senior Card Holders)


  • Allow approximately 9 hours for the whole experience



  • Full Payment is required at time of booking & is non refundable with out approval from Tour Logistics. Date changes can be made upon request & will depend on Availability. Tour Logistics Reserves the right to Cancel the tour at anytime due to Safety or anything unforeseen & out of our control such as weather. Tour Logistics is not responsible for any loss or damage to personal items carried on the tour..

Available Bookings from December 07 to December 13

Change Dates

All prices are shown in AUD ($)

Tue 7 Dec
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Thu 9 Dec
Fri 10 Dec
Sat 11 Dec
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Mon 13 Dec

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  • Adult$188.00
  • Child$103.00
  • Infant$0.00
  • Senior$138.00

  • Adult$188.00
  • Child$103.00
  • Infant$0.00
  • Senior$138.00

  • Adult$188.00
  • Child$103.00
  • Infant$0.00
  • Senior$138.00

  • Adult$188.00
  • Child$103.00
  • Infant$0.00
  • Senior$138.00

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme

Authenticated Reviews & PhotosAll of our reviews are from people who have booked and paid for this activity thru Bookme


27 reviews

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Marilina Brown from Australia wrote on 31 July 2020

A must for all.

What a fantastic piece of history. Definitely a man beyond his years. From Jenna our driver to Les our guide and Mark the owner, what a wealth of knowledge. All lovely, funny and friendly. The park is amazing and well worth waiting for all these years to finally get here. Not disappointed at all. The hype was correct. A true bargain for a once of payment for a 2 year attendance which we will definitely take up. Next time we will take advantage of the camping next door and do a self tour as there is so much more to explore. Pictures definitely do not do this place justice. So many hidden surprises and everyone on the night tour received a little gift as a thank you for attending. Instead the thanks go to those that have worked hard in preserving the beauty of Paronella and making it come alive. Also had dinner at the Mena Creek Hotel which is 500 yards up from the park. Service and food are great and reasonably priced. Definitely recommend. Until next time.

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From The Paronella Experience - Afternoon Tour - Cairns Departure

Dear Marilina Thank you for taking the time to write such a beautiful review. I will pass your comments onto the people involved that make this tour so special. Kind regards Tommy & The Tour Logistics Team

Loutsian from Australia wrote on 22 July 2020

Very nice place

This place is very nice ! Thanks to Tommy for his energy and to his team for discovering this special place. It's worth a visit if you're in the Cairns area ! The team was great, the bus very clean and we were a small group so perfect. I recommend it

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From The Paronella Experience - Afternoon Tour - Cairns Departure

Thank you so much for your commentary about the cleanliness of the bus, as we at Tour Logistics will continue to maintain high standard in the industry. We look forward to your return to Cairns and will continue to personalize the experience for everyone. many thanks Tommy

Andrew from Australia wrote on 25 November 2021

Absolutely Breathtaking...

This Castle has an amazing History, Fantastic to See & We Never get tired of coming back.... WELL Worth A Visit !!!! We Love Paronella Park !!!!!! XX

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Janet from Australia wrote on 08 October 2021

Sensational, magical, awesome big day out!

Magical combination of mini tours through tiny Babimba town, big ass boulders, beautiful Etty beach, awesome Cassowaries, and the Amazing Paronella wonderland. A huge treat that just kept giving. Incredible value for money tour that exceeded expectations by a long shot. All that and more! A very comfortable bus complimented by the lovely Jenna. A very friendly, professional and easygoing tour guide Definitely add this one to your bucket list. Highly recommended :) Thank you Jenna for a great day out :) .

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barbaram8 from New Zealand wrote on 10 September 2021


Tommy, our tour driver, was great with information and special attention to adding to our experience. PARONELLA was amazing, loved the history of the man who had a dream to build his castle and the beautiful lush bush setting for enjoying a lazy day out. The night light show was beautifully accompanied with music especially composed for it. So idyllic and yet energizing too, I loved it.

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