Day 1 Welcome to Australia.
Upon arrival at Cairns Airport you will be met upon
arrival Transfer to your hotel Overnight Cairns
Day 2 - Great Barrier Reef Cruise - B
Board a high speed catamaran and cruise to the outer edge of the Great Barrier Reef.
Covering approximately 35 million hectares, it is the largest reef structure and marine park in the world and offers
an experience like no other. View the spectacular coral and tropical fish from the underwater observatory
and semisubmersible craft. You’ll have the opportunity to go snorkeling and experience this natural
wonder up-close (equipment provided). Enjoy an optional hot & cold buffet lunch before returning to
Cairns early evening
Day 3 - Tjapukai - Skyrail - Kuranda - B
Visit the fascinating Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park, Australia’s largest indigenous cultural park which
has been built in a spectacular rainforest setting. Discover this ancient culture through bush food lessons,
didgeridoo demonstrations, movie theatres, fire making demonstrations and the famous Tjapukai Dance.
A short distance from Tjapukai is the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway. Skyrail takes you over and through
the breathtaking World Heritage of the Barron Gorge National Park. There are two rainforest stations
where you can enjoy a ranger guided boardwalk and observe this ancient rainforest from spectacular
lookouts. On arrival in Kuranda there is free time to explore the ‘village in the rainforest’ and its many
attractions, including the Heritage Markets. .
After exploring, board the Kuranda Scenic Railway for a historic journey travelling through some of the
oldest rainforest in the world. Passing the spectacular Stoney Creek Falls your journey winds through
man-made tunnels, across bridges and around curves to arrive at its final destination, Freshwater Station.
Return to Hotel for Overnight
Day 4 - Melbourne
Post breakfast, head to the airport for your flight to Melbourne . Met upon arrival.
Transfer to Hotel . Remainder of the day at Leisure Overnight Melbourne
Day 5 - Full day Melbourne Sightseeing Tour with Cruise
Post breakfast enjoy a private full day Melbourne Sightseeing Tour with an hour of Cruising along the
Yarra River with commentary and 360 degree views of the City Skyline
Highlights as follows :
Royal Botanical Gardens , Vibrant Waterfront of the Docklands, Lively Fitzroy St. in St. Kilda .Trip
around Albert Park ( home of the Australian F1 Grand Prix ) , Upmarket suburbs .
There will be time for lunch ( own arrangements) and some shopping in central Melbourne.
Day 6 - Sydney
Post breakfast head to the airport for your flight to Sydney. Met upon arrival.
Transfer to Hotel . Remainder of the day at Leisure Overnight Sydney
Day 7 - A Full day Sydney Sightseeing Tour
Kick start your Sydney visit with the city’s most iconic attractions and a few local favourites. You’ll see
the best of the city with your local personal guide in the comfort of your private vehicle. This private
Sydney Tour is your opportunity to experience the best of Sydney.
Panoramic views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and Opera House , A stroll through the historic Rocks St
with its cobblestone laneways and sandstone architecture , A scenic walk along the golden sands of the
World Famous Bondi Beach
There will be time for lunch (own arrangements) and some shopping in central Sydney
Day 8 - Jenolan Caves Tour with the Blue Mountains
Visit two of NSW’s best natural attractions in one day on our Jenolan Caves tour from Sydney. You
can see one of the stunning caves and explore before taking a short hike to spot some wild kangaroos.
Then we’ll head off to discover the best of the UNESCO-listed Blue Mountains on this tour designed for
you. This Jenolan Caves tour from Sydney is the best way to personalise your experience of this diverse
region in comfort.
An ancient system of over 300 limestone caves carved out by pure underground rivers over millions of
years. Explore your choice of the stunning caves. You'll wander into spacious caverns, down winding
passageways and through glistening crystal formations Take a stroll along the scenic Jenolan River
Track alongside the vibrant Blue Lake. Try to spot the resident platypus in this waterhole beneath the
Grand Arch. The Jenolan Karst Conservation Reserve is home to a variety of Australian wildlife,
including kangaroos. A short hike from the caves we often spot wild kangaroos with their joeys grazing
on native grasses.
One of Australia's most surreal rock formations and an icon of the Blue Mountains. Take a moment to
stop and feel its strong connection to local Aboriginal history. Experience the beauty of the Blue
Mountains from every angle on the Scenic Railway, Cableway or Walkway. Glide 270m above the forest
canopy on the Scenic Skyway. *Entry tickets not included in tour price
Quaint Leura Village and historic Katoomba are full of boutique cafes and antique shops, making them
the perfect rest stop or lunch break. There will be time for lunch (own arrangements) and some shopping
Return back to Hotel. Overnight Sydney
Day 9 - Departure
Post breakfast check out and head to the Airport for your next destination
Perhaps you would like to take the Option of visiting the Fiji Islands en route
Cairns - Pacific Hotel Cairns - (subject to availability) - 3 nights with daily breakfast
Melbourne - Hotel Grand Chancellor (subject to availability) - 2 nights with daily breakfast
Sydney - Holiday Inn Hotel Darling Harbour (subject to availability) 3 nights with daily breakfast