Sightseeing Experiences!

Tastes of Southern Australia

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13 Nights
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Cities, countryside, and sightseeing galore!

Get ready for the most authentic Aussie experience! This 13-night vacation takes you through sweeping countryside and stunning cityscapes, with plenty of time for adventure. Stay overnight in big cities like Sydney, Canberra, Adelaide, and Melbourne. Revel in the quieter countryside of Beechworth, Warrnambool, Naracoorte, and more. The first part of this vacation is independent, with your Travel Director arriving on day 4 to escort you through the rest of your vacation! 

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What's Included
  • Roundtrip economy class airfare into Sydney (SYD), out of Adelaide (ADL)
  • All airport transfers
  • Accommodation in hotels listed, or similar:
    • 3 nights in Sydney at the Rydges Sydney Central Hotel or Hyatt Regency Harbour
    • 1 night in Canberra at the Crowne Plaza Hotel
    • 1 night in Beechworth in a boutique country style accommodation
    • 2 nights in Melbourne at the Vibe Hotel
    • 1 night in Warrnambool at the Quality Suites Deep Blue Hotel & Spa
    • 1 night in Naracoorte at the William Macintosh Motor Lodge
    • 2 nights in Kangaroo Island at the Aurora Ozone Hotel
    • 2 nights in Adelaide at the Stamford Plaza Hotel
  • Guided sightseeing as described in the itinerary, including the following:
    • Sightseeing tour of Sydney with harbour cruise
    • Visit to the Blue Mountains & Sydney Zoo
    • Gold Creek Station visit
    • Panoramic tour of Beechworth
    • Panoramic tour of Melbourne
    • Great Ocean Road Tour
    • Visit to the Worn Gundidj Aboriginal Co-operative at Tower Hill State Game Reserve
    • Wine tasting at Coonawarra vineyard
    • Tour of Alexandra Cave
    • Australian gin & liqueur tasting
    • Kangaroo Island tour
    • Panoramic tour of Adelaide
    • Tour of Barossa region with vineyard visit and wine tasting
  • Breakfast daily, 3 lunches and 5 dinners
  • Services of an experienced Travel Director and Driver Guide
  • Travel by luxury coach
Great Ways to Explore
  • Taste wines in Coonawara and Barossa!

  • Discover Kangaroo Island for incredible wildlife displays!

  • Explore iconic Sydney, known for its amazing Opera House and Harbour Bridge!

  • Drive along the Great Ocean Road and see the Twelve Apostles rise out of the ocean!

  • Get restful sleep in hand-selected accommodations, including a night in a boutique Beechworth B&B!

Package Overview

This is an escorted tour. It’s perfect if you prefer not to do your own driving and want to see as many sights as you can during your vacation. 

This 13-night vacation package takes you all across Australia! Begin with 3 nights in Sydney, where you'll explore both the city and the Blue Mountains National Park. Discover sweeping panoramic cityscape views from multiple vantage points! This part of your vacation package is independent travel with some guided tours included.

Day 4 begins your escorted vacation! Board your coach for Canberra and continue your Australian adventure!

En route to Canberra, you'll stop in Berrima to visit Gold Creek Station for a welcome reception lunch. Upon arrival in Canberra, you'll check into your hotel, freshen up, and dine with your travel director and fellow travel companions! Make your way to Beechworth the next day for an overnight stay in a boutique bed & breakfast accommodation. Wake up and enjoy a breakfast with your B&B host before continuing on to Melbourne!

Melbourne is a vibrant city filled with shops, cafes, restaurants, and many exciting activities. You'll have one full day here to explore as you please! Then, it's off to Warrnambool via the Great Ocean Road. Enjoy the coastal scenery as you make your way to the rural area. After your night in Warrnambool, you're off to Naracoorte. Stop along the way at Mount Gambier and in the Coonawarra wine region for a tasting at a vineyard!

From Naracoorte, you'll journey to the Fleurieu Peninsula and Victor Harbor before taking a ferry to Kanagroo Island. Here, you'll spend one night and experience a gin tasting, a lunch at Vivonne Bay, a trip to the Seal Bay Conservation Park, and more!

Board a ferry back to the mainland for the final stop of your trip-- Adelaide! Here, you'll take an orientation tour, go wine tasting in the Barossa Valley, and dine with your travel director and travel companions over one final dinner!

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