CONTRASTS OF AUSTRALIA

Adelaide, Kangaroo Island, Sydney, Ayers Rock & Cairns

Overview

TOUR CODE: T2-ACANA

Guided Vacation

Time to explore the many exciting aspects that make up Eastern Australia. Visit the cosmopolitan city of Melbourne which is home to great food, shopping and history. Take a flight to the Northern Queensland city of Cairns for some cultural and natural experiences. See the World Heritage Great Barrier Reef and learn about the Indigenous people of the rainforest. Travel to Sydney and see the iconic sights including The Sydney Opera House and Bondi Beach.

What’s Included

  • 2 nights in a Standard Room at Crowne Plaza Hotel Melbourne
  • 3 nights in a Guest Room at Hilton Hotel Cairns
  • 3 nights in a Guest Room at Hyatt Regency Sydney
  • 8 breakfasts, 2 lunches and 4 dinners
  • Experienced Travel Director and Driver Guide
  • English speaking guide
  • Transfers, sightseeing tours and cultural activities as specified in itinerary
  • Hotel taxes and service charges

Itinerary

DAY 01

WELCOME TO MELBOURNE (DW)

Welcome to Melbourne! On arrival you will be transferred to your hotel. This evening join your Travel Director for a welcome reception and dinner at the South Wharf riverside pub, The General Assembly. It’s a great opportunity to get to know everyone in a unique setting.

DAY 02

MELBOURNE SIGHTS (B)

Join your Travel Director for a city sights tour that includes a private walk through Melbourne’s famous hidden laneways. You’ll discover the city’s eclectic little lanes, arcades, café society and fascinating street art. There’s time afterwards to explore the city on your own, enjoy an optional experience or simply relax and watch the world go by.

DAY 03

MELBOURNE/CAIRNS (B)

This morning you will be transferred to Melbourne Airport for your flight to Cairns, Queensland. On arrival join a private wildlife journey at Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures. Enjoy a boat cruise and encounter koalas, wallabies, birds, crocodiles and more! There will be time to partake in regenerating the rainforest particular to the Wangetti Valley which Hartley’s is located in. Feel free to join is as much or as little as you can with this tree planting project and be apart of keeping the World Heritage listed Wet Tropics alive! This evening is free for you to choose from the numerous restaurants that Cairns has to offer.

DAY 04

GREAT BARRIER REEF (B/L)

Get ready for an experience of a lifetime – board a high speed catamaran and cruise out to the Great Barrier Reef. You can snorkel and view this natural living wonder up close (equipment provided) or stay dry and explore the stunning reef from the comfort of a semi-submersible craft, just one metre underwater. Enjoy a tropical buffet lunch before you return to Cairns.

DAY 05

CAIRNS FREE TIME (B/D)

Today is a free day to do as you choose. A great option is the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway to Kuranda, be amazed as you travel over and through World Heritage rainforest, explore quaint Kuranda village and later board the Kuranda Scenic Rail for this historic rail journey. If you’d prefer to spend the day relaxing by your hotel pool or sitting back at a local café you can do that too! In the evening rejoin your travelling companions for a Be My Guest dining experience at Tjapukai Cultural Park.  Hear dreamtime stories, witness a high impact dance performance and enjoy dinner with your local host to the sounds of the didgeridoo.  

DAY 06

CAIRNS/SYDNEY (B/DW)

This morning you’ll fly to Sydney! On arrival there’s time to relax at your hotel or explore this exciting city before boarding a Magistic Cruises Dinner Cruise. Enjoy a contemporary two course a la carte meal and the mesmerizing views of Sydney at night. You’ll pass magnificent waterfront homes, beaches and parklands and all the main harbor attractions including the Harbour Bridge and Opera House.    

DAY 07

SYDNEY (B/L)

Kick off this highlight day of sightseeing on a guided tour of iconic Sydney Opera House. Later, your destination is famous Bondi Beach, for an iconic Australian experience. You’ll be greeted by a local surf lifesaver before enjoying a delicious lunch at an Aussie institution, the Returned Servicemen’s Club, with its views over the sparkling Pacific Ocean. Your host will take you on an exclusive tour through Australia’s oldest surf lifesaving club and share with you the history of Bondi and surf lifesaving. Later enjoy some free time to do some shopping, enjoy and Optional Experience or maybe just take a stroll along the harbor front.

DAY 08

SYDNEY FREE TIME (B/DW)

Today is free for you to do as you choose. Why not take a day trip to the spectacular Blue Mountains for fresh mountain air and stunning scenery. You’ll visit the charming village of Leura, see the famous Three Sisters rock formation and visit a Wildlife Park to get up close and personal to some of Australia’s cuddly native animals. If you’ve always wanted to climb Sydney Harbour Bridge, today could be your chance on a thrilling ‘Bridge Climb’. This evening join your Travel Director and fellow travelers for a farewell dinner on the harbourfront.

DAY 09

FAREWELL FROM SYDNEY (B)

Bid farewell to your fellow traveler when your holiday comes to an end after breakfast.

Meals: B= Breakfast   L= Lunch   D= Dinner

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Dates & Prices

Per person, based on double occupancy

    2020Land OnlySingle Supplement
    July 02$3,050$1,175
    Sep 03$3,050$1,175
    Oct 01$3,050$1,175
    Oct 15$3,425$1,175
    Nov 12$3,425$1,175
    Dec 03, 31$3,425$1,175
    2021
    Jan 21$3,425$1,175
    Feb 04, 18$3,425$1,175
    Mar 11, 25$3,425$1,175
    All prices are land only, 'from' per person, double occupancy, based on low season travel. Flights are not included. Seasonal surcharges and additional surcharges apply over weekends, special events and holiday periods. Not combinable with any other offer or discounted vacation package. Prices may differ when you book your travel and are not guaranteed until full payment is received. All prices are in US dollars and correct at time of posting (23 October 2019). All prices, itineraries and routings are subject to change. Please call for our current prices. Tour Code: QPACA (LO/032820/C-0)
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