• Melbourne City in Australia
  • Diving and Snorkelling Great Barrier Reef
  • Blue Mountains day tour from Sydne
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10 Day Australia Overview - Full Itinerary

Australia's Top Sites in 10 Days

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Day 1 - Arrival in Sydney with private hotel transfer
Go through the arrival gates at Sydney Airport to meet your private driver. Stay 2 nights in Sydney, one of the most beautiful cities in the world! Enjoy the stunning harbour views, golden beaches, shopping, dining and nightlife.

Day 2 - Sydney City Highlights tour in a small tour group
Be collected at your hotel for a guided half-day city tour. Visit Sydney's stunning Botanical Gardens. See fine examples of Australia’s historical buildings, walk along the harbour and admire the views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House. Continue through Woolloomooloo, Kings Cross and onto Rushcutters Bay for lunch at Australia’s premier yacht club. Continue through Darling Point, take a walk along Sydney’s famous Bondi Beach, before returning to Sydney.
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Day 1 and 2 - Sydney

Included in Day 1 and 2:
  • Private Sydney airport to city hotel transfer
  • 2 nights hotel  with breakfast
  • ✓ Essential Sydney city tour with highlights
Optional tours at your request
  •  Sydney harbour BridgeClimb
  •  Blue Mountains day tour (with hiking option)
  •  Hunter Valley wine tour
  •  any other tour you wish to do
Day 8 - Domestic flight from Ayers Rock to Melbourne
Before leaving Ayers Rock for Melbourne, you’ll have time to enjoy the stunning outback scenery. After arrival in Melbourne, transfer to your accommodation. Melbourne is renowned for it's stately 19th-century buildings and tree-lined boulevards. At its centre, is the modern Federation Square with plazas, bars, restaurants and cultural events along the Yarra River. Southbank is the site of Melbourne's performing arts complex and the National Gallery of Victoria.

Day 9 - Discover Melbourne
Melbourne has a sophisticated style with premium food and wine experiences plus great shopping in the fashion capital of Australia. Explore with local transport (e.g. tram, canal cruise) or with a guided tour (see suggestions below).Taste your way around Melbourne's top ‘foodie’ destinations. Explore the Queen Victoria Market and discover the interesting cafes in Melbourne's side lanes. In the afternoon/ evening, view the Penguin Parade or go on a Wild Ocean Eco-Boat Tour, Visit the Koala Conservation Centre, Churchill Island Heritage Farm and the Nobbies Centre. Nature Parks provide numerous coastal and bushland walks across Phillip Island.

Day 10 - Flight out of Melbourne
Fly out of Melbourne to any other destination in Australia or New Zealand. (You can easily combine existing sample travel itineraries on offer or we can design a totally customized travel package to include New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.)

Important to know: every part of this itinerary can be amended to your personal requirements. We can add, delete or amend. Just contact us and it will be done!
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Day 9 - Melbourne City

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Day 9 - Wildlife Centre near Melbourne

Included in Days 8 to 10:
  • ✓ Private Melbourne airport to city hotel transfer
  • ✓ 2 nights hotel  with breakfast
  • ✓ Phillip Island Penguin & Koala tour
Optional tours
  •  Melbourne guided city tour
  •  Victoria Wine & Food tours
  •  Great Ocean Road day tour
  •  any other tour you wish to do
Day 6 - Domestic flight from Cairns to Ayers Rock
Return to Cairns airport for a domestic flight to Ayers Rock (either direct or via Alice Springs). Explore the great Australian outback where the skyscrapers are made of rock and the spectacular million-star night-time display awesome.This arid environment is home to many unique animals, birds and reptiles. Wallabies, dingoes, emus, tiny geckos and huge eagles are just some of the locals you'll encounter.

Day 7 - Guided Outback Tour
Guests staying at Longitude 131° will have a private guided 4-wheel drive outback tour to the spirited heart of Australia. Guests staying at all other accommodations will join a small group outback tour. Be driven in a modern, air-conditioned coach to the Kata-Tjuta (Olgas) for a walk into Walpa Gorge. Visit the Aborginal Cultural Centre.Continue onto the base of Uluru (Ayers Rock) for a guided walk to hear the dreamtime stories of the Anangu People. See fine examples of Anangu rock art. Take a guided walk to the Mutitjulu Waterhole. For the grand finale, enjoy a spectacular Uluru sunset, glass of bubbly in hand and a delicious Aussie BBQ.
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Day 7 - Ayers Rock Outback

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Day 7 - Ayers Rock Outback

Included in Day 6 and 7:
  • ✓ Transfer from airport to hotel in Ayers Rock villge
  • ✓ 2 nights hotel  with breakfast. All meals with Premium option.
  • ✓ Outback Tour with local tour operator (Standard + Superior)
  • ✓ Privately guided 4WD Outback tour (Premium option)
Optional tours at your request
  •  Sound of Silence dinner
  •  Uluru Helicopter or motorbike tour
  • any other tour you wish to do
Days 3 - Flight Sydney to Cairns + transfer to Port Douglas
After drop-off at Sydney Airport, take a domestic flight to Cairns (3 hours and 15 mins). Meet your private driver for transfer to Port Douglas or collect or self-drive by rental car to your accommodation in Port Douglas. Note: the 5-star option, Silky Oaks Lodge, is located in Mossman, 20 mins drive from Port Douglas.

Days 4 - Sailing and Snorkelling Great Barrier Reef
Explore the Great Barrier Reef on the luxurious Aquarius Catamaran, a dedicated snorkel-only vessel, offering a very personalized service. Swim and snorkel in the playground of spectacular marine life, including green turtles and parrot fish. Explore the tranquil waters of the Low Isles. Enjoy a fresh tropical fruit and seafood gourmet lunch on-board the Aquarius.Take an island walk and learn about the fascinating history of Low Isles.

Day 5 - Daintree Forest Day tour in a small tour group
Travel by modern coach through rich farming areas toward the World Heritage forest region of the Daintree National Park. Step aboard a personalized craft for a cruise on the Daintree River. Glide close to riverbanks and under the overhead canopy of the rain forest. Seek out the vivid Ulysses Butterfly and other wildlife. Have your camera ready for those magnificent crocodiles!
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Day 4 - Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef

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Day 5 - Daintree Forest day tour

Included in Days 3 to 5:
  • ✓ Private Sydney hotel to airport transfer
  • Coach transfer from Cairns airport to Port Douglas hotel
  • 3 nights hotel  or lodge with breakfast
  • ✓ Great Barrier Reef Sailing & Snorkelling day tour with Aquarius
  • ✓ Daintree & Cape Tribulations tour in small party
Optional tours at your request
  •  Private airport collection or rental car option
  •  Diving Great Barrier Reef day tour
  •  Aboriginal half or full day tour with local guide
  •  any other tour you with to do
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Standard

from AU$300
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(Not including international flight)

Included in this holiday

  • 3 star accommodation
  • Motel, Hotel, B&B styles
  • Partly breakfast included
  • Tours with 10-25 Person
  • Coach Transfers
  • Compact Rental Car
  • PDF travel documents
 

Superior

from AU$500
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(Not including international flight)

Included in this holiday

  • 4 star accommodation
  • Lodges, Boutique Hotels
  • All breakfast included
  • Tours with 6-10 Person
  • Private Transfers
  • Intermediate Rental Car
  • Travel App + PDF docs
 

Premium

from AU$800
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(Not including international flight)

Included in this holiday

  • 5 star accommodation
  • Exclusive Resorts + Retreats
  • Full meal plan included
  • Private Tours 2-4 Person
  • Exclusive Transfers
  • SUV / 4WD Rental Car
  • Travel App + PDF docs
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