Sydney & Cairns

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8 Nights
Limited Time Special Offer

From the Sydney Opera House to the Great Barrier Reef

Fly "down under" and experience Australia's most iconic sights! Enjoy 8 nights of sun, sand, and spirited city streets. Explore the best of Sydney on an included city tour, set sail on a Sydney Harbour picnic cruise, and snorkel the Great Barrier Reef during a catamaran cruise to Michaelmas Cay! With included tours and transportation, this spectacular vacation will show you why everyone raves about Sydney and Cairns. 

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What's Included
  • Round-trip economy class airfare to Sydney (SYD), out of Cairns (CNS)
  • Private airport transfers
  • 4 nights in Sydney at the Vibe Hotel Sydney Darling Harbour or similar
  • Half-day guided panoramic tour of Sydney
  • Sydney Harbour Cruise with lunch
  • One-way economy class flight from Sydney (SYD) to Cairns (CNS)
  • 4 nights in Cairns at the Pacific Hotel Cairns or similar
  • Catamaran cruise on the Great Barrier Reef to Michaelmas Cay - includes snorkeling and lunch
  • Breakfast daily

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    Great Ways to Explore
    • Treat yourself to delicious prawns and other fresh seafood in Cairns!

    • See the Sydney Opera House up close on a cruise through Sydney Harbour.
    • Swim among colorful fish and green sea turtles as you snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef.

    • Enjoy the convenience of included transportation between cities.

    • Consider a day trip to the rainforest, where you'll find koalas and kangaroos!

    Package Overview

    Get ready to check Sydney and the Great Barrier Reef off your bucket list! On this awesome vacation, you'll enjoy included transportation, tours, and luxurious accommodations. With plenty of free time to explore, this package is the perfect blend of guided activity and independent discovery. 

    Start off in sunny Sydney, home to iconic sites like the Sydney Opera House, Bondi Beach, Sydney Harbour Bridge, The Rocks, and the Royal Botanic Gardens. Rich with amazing architecture and vibrant culture, Sydney boasts coastal beauty and historical wonder. Embark on a guided tour of the city, then feel a warm breeze as you cruise atop Sydney Harbour and indulge in a delicious lunch on-board. 

    After 4 unforgettable nights in Sydney, you'll venture to colorful Cairns, the gateway city to the Great Barrier Reef! Swim with fish and sea turtles as you snorkel near Michaelmas Cay and set sail on a catamaran cruise. Explore this lovely city on your own, and stroll through streets filled with cool coffee shops, renowned restaurants, and unique stores. Be sure to cool off at the popular Cairns Esplanade Lagoon!

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    Please note that some package inclusions may be restricted or unavailable at time of travel. We will substitute them with similar options of equivalent value, as available.

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