Explore the natural beauty and coastal treasures of Australia, both in the north and the southeast. Discover the Great Barrier Reef, drive down the scenic Great Ocean Road to the Grampians, soak in the laid-back vibe of charming seaside towns, and feast on fresh produce and fine wine along the way.
Sydney is home to some of Australia’s most iconic landmarks – Fireworks over Harbour Bridge to ring in the New Year, the Opera House, the Darling Harbour, and Bondi Beach.
Sydney Harbour Bridge: Bird’s Eye View Tour Sample Sydney and get your dose of adrenalin with a climb up the Sydney Harbour Bridge. One of Australia’s most popular attractions, the iconic Bridge Climb allows you to get a magnificent glimpse of Sydney and its rich historical and cultural heritage. Choose from a range of climbs, including a 3.5-hour tour and a shorter 90-minute one. You can climb at dawn, during the day, at twilight or in the evening depending on your preference, and see the sights of the city, the Blue Mountains and the azure waters of the Pacific beyond, from a truly spectacular vantage point. Rest assured, you will be safe in the hands of experienced guides, with all the necessary security measures adequately taken care of. (Duration: 1.5 – 3.5 hrs; Time of the Day: Morning/Evening; Shared Activity, Fitness level: Moderate;)
Surfing at Bondi: Learner’s Edition Learn to take on the waves with a one-off surf lesson designed for beginners, at the world-famous Bondi Beach down under. Arriving at this crescent-shaped stretch of white sands set against a wonderful promenade with a historical street art wall, change into your swimsuit and enjoy an introduction into the world of surfing. Watch surfing enthusiasts flaunt their skills on these iconic surf breaks, while a bevy of beautiful people bask on the sunny shores. Guided by expert surf instructors, get the hang of using the surfboard while understanding water conditions and techniques, during practice sessions on the beach. Go through the basics from warming up, paddling, standing up on the board, and riding the waves. After a safety briefing, hit the waters to catch your first wave! Soaking up the fantastic beach vibes, coupled with personal attention, gain more confidence to approach the waves and progress in this cool adventure sport. (Half Day; Duration: 2 hrs; Private Activity & Transfer; Fitness level: Moderate; Notes: Lessons available in small groups of 6 or less)
Daydream Island boasts a fantastic location within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, off the eastern coast of Australia. Part of the Molle Group of islands in the heart of Whitsunday Islands, this serves as a popular weekend getaway, especially for the locals.
Named after the trees lining its long sandy beaches, Palm Cove is a quaint, upmarket village located less than an hour’s drive from the Cairns airport.
Reef Adventures With Marine World The day is yours to explore the many natural delights of the World Heritage listed Great Barrier Reef with Reef Magic Cruises. Set off from Cairns in a super fast Catamaran to arrive at the all-weather platform of Marine World. Choose from a range of exciting marine adventures to suit your activity level. Catch the glittering colors of the reef from a glass-bottomed boat, the underwater observatory or a semi-submersible reef viewer if you are a beginner. If you are feeling more adventurous, go snorkeling in the coral lagoon or scuba diving even without any prior experience. Learn more about the reefs during a guided snorkeling safari or talks by experienced marine biologists. Opt for a no-wet helmet dive to go under water or get a bird’s eye view of the blue expanse with a ride on the Reef Scenic Helicopter Flight. After all that activity it is time to soak up some sun on the leisurely sun decks and perhaps even pamper yourself with a reef-based massage. (Full Day; Shared activity; Morning & Afternoon Teas and buffet lunch included.)
Port Fairy is a charming seaside town located on Australia’s Great Coast Road. Enriched by more than a century old history, the town enthralls visitors with its centuries-old quaint cottages, towering Norfolk pine tree and vibrant art scene.
With its hip restaurants, avant-garde fashion and eclectic street and performing art scene, Melbourne is constantly buzzing with events and life.
Price & Inclusions
Option 1 From $ 3,990 /person
Option 2 From $ 4,690 /person
Prices are in USD and exclude international flights. This trip price is based on low season rates for accommodation and other applicable services, and may change depending on availability, currency fluctuations and number of people traveling together. For high season prices, please contact us with your exact travel dates and preferences.
Accommodation in one double room for 15 days / 14 nights.
Meals as indicated
Economy flights for all sectors :
Sydney – Hamilton Island
Hamilton Island – Cairns
Cairns – Melbourne
All activities as listed :
Sydney: Sydney Harbour Bridge: Bird’s Eye View Tour
Sydney: Surfing at Bondi: Learner’s Edition
Palm Cove: Reef Adventures With Marine World
All activities specified in the itinerary, including entrance fees, accompanied by your tour guide
Your Trip Coordinator: a 24/7 point of contact, supporting you during your trip
Welcome kit including all important documents and information regarding your itinerary