Sep 30, 2020
Gold Service accommodation on the Ghan Train and Indian Pacific Train with all meals and drinks
2 nights in Adelaide
1 night in Alice Springs
2 nights in Ayers Rock
3 nights in Cairns
An overnight Kangaroo Island tour (Moderate – via coach, First Class - via flights)
Sightseeing as indicated in itinerary
Meals as indicated.
Items of a personal nature
Meals not specifically noted in the itinerary
Drinks unless specified
All international and domestic airfares and airfare taxes unless specified
About this Trip
Experience Australia’s unique icons, unforgettable flavours, and fascinating wildlife on this journey across the country. Connecting to Sydney, Kangaroo Island, Adelaide, and Cairns, you’ll see the Sydney Opera House, taste world-class wines, spot kangaroos and koalas, and snorkel the Great Barrier Reef.
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Day 1: Depart from North America
Day 2: Cross the International Dateline
Day 3: Arrive Sydney
Day 4: Sydney at Leisure
The day is free to explore Sydney. Perhaps add an i-Venture Sydney Attraction Pass (not included – additional cost applies). This includes entry to 5 top attractions. Some of the attractions you can choose from include a hop on hop off Sydney sightseeing gour, entry to Taronga Zoo, Sydney Opera House tour, entry to Madame Tussauds, Sea Life Aquarium or Wild Life Sydney Zoo, OZ Jet-boating on Sydney Harbour, Sydney Harbour Cruise and much more.
Day 5: Sydney to Kangaroo Island
Day 6: Kangaroo Island Touring
Day 7: Kangaroo Island Touring to Adelaide
Day 8: Barossa Food and Wine Experience
Day 9: Adelaide Central Market Tour
Day 10: Depart Adelaide for Cairns
You will be transferred to the airport today for your flight to Cairns. On arrival you will be met and transferred to your new hotel. The remainder of the day is at leisure.
Day 11: Quicksilver Outer Barrier Reef Cruise
Day 12: Cairns at Leisure
Day 13: Kuranda Classic with Train, Skyrail Cableway and Rainforestation
The Classic Kuranda Experience includes the main attractions of Kuranda, but gives you more free time to explore Kuranda. You will travel to Kuranda by scenic railway and then spend some free time in the village. Wander through the many shops and local markets, which offer a full range of local handicrafts, souvenirs, and gifts. You will then be transferred to Rainforestation Nature Park, where you will enjoy a delicious Australian BBQ lunch, a guided tour of the rainforest on board an amphibious Army Duck, and the Pamagirri Aboriginal Dance performance, followed by the Dreamtime Walk. You will learn how to throw a boomerang, see a spear-throwing demonstrations, and learn about aboriginal culture. A guided tour of the Koala and Wildlife Park will commence at the Cultural Centre. Your coach will then transfer you to Kuranda Skyrail Terminal for the 7.5-kilometre Skyrail Rainforest Cableway journey down the mountain. Your coach will then return you to your accommodation.
Day 14: Depart Australia
You will be transferred to the airport this morning for your flight back to North America.
US Prices Quoted out of Los Angeles or San Francisco
From Portland/Seattle add $100, from Phoenix/Orlando/Indianapolis/Denver add $150, from St Louis/New York City/Boston add $170, from Cleveland/New Orleans/Buffalo add$200, Chicago add $270, Charlotte add $420
CA Prices quoted out of Vancouver or Edmonton
From Kamloops/Kelowna/Victoria add $200, from Toronto/Ottawa/Montreal add $240, from Winnipeg/Regina/Saskatoon add $300, from Halifax/Charlottetown/Fredericton/ Moncton/Sydney/St Johns add $350