Sydney, Sydney, capital of New South Wales and one of Australia’s largest cities, is best known for its harbourfront Sydney Opera House, with a distinctive sail-like design.
Melbourne is the coastal capital of the southeastern Australian state of Victoria. At the city’s centre is the modern Federation Square development, with plazas, bars, and restaurants by the Yarra River.
Cairns, considered the gateway to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, is a city in tropical Far North Queensland. Its Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park tells the stories of indigenous Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with music and dance.
Gold Coast is a metropolitan region south of Brisbane on Australia’s east coast. It’s famed for its long sandy beaches, surfing spots and elaborate system of inland canals and waterways.
Best known for its extraordinary wildlife, jaw-dropping nature, spectacular attractions and sumptuous food, Australia is an incredible place to visit. Your exciting holiday begins as you arrive in Melbourne – the sunny capital city of Queensland. Upon arrival, clear your immigration formalities and board your coach for transfer to the hotel. After leisurely exploring Melbourne, return to the hotel room for a comfortable overnight stay in Melbourne. (Dinner)
Post breakfast, embark on a half day City Tour to explore the attractions of Melbourne. On this 3 –4-hour tour, you would pass by prominent monuments and places of interest as Chinatown, Swanston Street, Collins Street, Fitzroy Garden, Parliament House, Federation Square and Melbourne Cricket Ground. Explore the inner sanctum of the legendary Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) on a behind the scenes tour. Venture into the player changing rooms and step onto the arena itself. Highlights of this must see tour include: The famous MCC Long Room, MCC Library( Founded in 1973) MCG tapestry, player change rooms, cricketers’ viewing room, Ron Casey media centre, portrait of Sir Donald Bradman and Sachin Tendulkar, a walk on the arena, Cricket Victoria Bill Lawry Centre, City Terrace with vies of the Melbourne Skyline. After exploring Melbourne, return to the hotel room for a comfortable overnight stay. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Post breakfast, embark on one of Australia’s most scenic drives on the Great Ocean Road, in a comfortable coach/bus. Enjoy an exciting drive through lush forests flanked by stunning beaches. One never knows what they may see at the next turn: it may be a cliff-hugging curve, seascapes, rainforest, koalas or even kangaroos. The route passes through beautiful towns of Lorne and Apollo Bay, and takes you to the amazing 12 Apostles. After that return to the hotel room for a comfortable overnight stay. (Breakfast, Dinner)
On this day, head to the next destination of your holiday – Cairns, a laid-back city amidst rainforests with stunning waterfront parks, shops and restaurants. After breakfast at the hotel, embark in a coach/bus to reach the airport for a flight to Cairns. From the Cairns airport, make your way to the hotel. Check in and relax for a while in the comfortable hotel room. The rest of the day would be at leisure. Overnight in Cairns. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Post breakfast, get ready for a full day excursion of the Big Cat Green Island, with a tour of the Great Barrier Reef. Hop on a comfortable catamaran cruise, to head to the white beaches of Big Cat Green Island. At the Island, ramble around the glittering beach flanked by emerald swaying plants. Later board the glass-bottomed boat to discover the underwater world and see the reef in its full glory. See the brilliant and colourful underwater world filled with orange sea stars and a variety of fish. If water sports appeal to you, then do indulge in diving and snorkelling. The duration of this tour would be about 10 – 12 hours. Later, return to the hotel room for overnight. (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
After Breakfast, Depart for Kuranda Village by taking Sky Rail enjoying a bird’s eye view of pristine World Heritage Rainforest with stops at Barron Falls and Red Peak stations, explore the village including the famous Kuranda markets. Evening free at leisure. Dinner at Indian Restaurant by short walk. Overnight at Cairns. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Post breakfast, make your way to the airport. Upon arrival in Brisbane, you would be transferred to Gold Coast – a vibrant city, predominantly known for its beaches, theme parks, nightlife, rain forests and mountains. Upon reaching, relax for a while and spend the rest of the day at leisure. Overnight at Gold Coast (Breakfast, Dinner)
After breakfast, make your way to Sea World to marvel at some amazing marine species. Whether you’re a thrill seeker or nature lover, there’s something to suit every kind of adventurer in this park. You could take part in heart-thumping rides or sit-back and enjoy some shows or presentations. Ride around the park on the 1.24-mile (2-km) Sea World Monorail track. Take a break from all the activities at the Lakeside Terrace or Plaza Food Court where you could sit back and relish some delicacies (own expense). Be a part of a coastal adventure on an amazing dolphin show, or join the Ninja Turtles as they show off their moves. Enjoy a hilarious show about environmental crime, presented by fish detectives and the cheeky sea lions. Later, retire to the hotel room for the night. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Begin your day with a scrumptious breakfast and get ready to spend your day at Warner Bros. Movie World to indulge in some thrilling activities. Enjoy a fierce battle of life on the Justice League 3D ride, jump into combat gear and grab your laser gun to battle evil villains and aliens alongside Superman and various other superhero armies. Enter the exciting world of Batman on the Arkham Asylum coaster ride and get flung high into the air. At midday, you could enjoy delicious burgers at the Gotham City Cafe (own expense). You could also visit Warner Bros. Department Store and shop from a fun range of souvenirs (own expense). Take your children to Kids’ WB to get a picture clicked with cartoon characters like Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Tweety, Sylvester, etc. Keep some time aside for the Hollywood Stunt Driver shows and see how action-movie car chases are rehearsed. Later, return to the hotel room for the night. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Check out from the hotel after breakfast and bid adieu to the stunning city of Gold Coast. Reach the airport to board a flight to Sydney – the cosmopolitan hub of Australia. A fun and charismatic city for gastronomes, art lovers and outdoorsy people, Sydney is just the place to be for a relaxing holiday. From the Sydney Airport, get transferred to your place of stay. After relaxing for a while in the comfortable hotel room, you can head to Kings Street Wharf for the Showboat Dinner Cruise. (own expense) Later, return to the hotel room for the night. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Begin your day with a filling breakfast and prepare for a Sydney City Tour. Witness the renowned Bondi Beach, Sydney Harbour Bridge and Botanical Garden. During the tour, you would also get to see Darling Harbour, Circular Quay and Mrs Macquarie’s Chair. Swing by the Opera House – a 20th century architectural masterpiece and perhaps the most iconic monument of Sydney.
Explore the Sydney Aquarium and encounter over 13,000 marine species like the shark, platypus, dugong and penguin. Take a walk through the extraordinarily themed zones of the Sydney Aquarium – Jurassic Seas, Great Barrier Reef, Bay of Rays and Dugong Island (just to name a few) and discover the majestic underwater world. Visit the Sydney tower to catch a bird’s-eye view of the bustling city below and then enjoy a 4-D movie about the city’s famous landmarks. Enjoy the water sprinkling about from the Sydney Harbour and allow the sea breeze to rejuvenate you. Today in the evening make your way to King Street Wharf 5 to check in for the Showboat Dinner Cruise (Indian menu). Sydney Showboats is one of the most unique dining destinations on Sydney Harbour! An authentic paddle wheeler with historic good looks, the Sydney Showboat exudes old world charm and glamour unlike any other vessel plying Sydney Harbour. Its outer decks and wraparound verandas serve as fantastic viewing galleries to take in all the dazzling harbour sights! Return to the hotel. Overnight at Sydney. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Wake up to a scrumptious breakfast and head out on a scenic ride to the Blue Mountains, they are named such because of the distant bluish haze caused by vapours of the eucalyptus tree. Admire the beautiful Three Sisters rock formation in the Jamison Valley. Wind your way along Cliff Drive and witness the spectacular Jamison Valley before arriving at a vantage point with magnificent views of the Three Sisters – a trio of rocky pinnacles. Stop over at Scenic World and enjoy 360° views of the Jamison Valley. You could take a ride on the famous Railway, Cableway and Skyway, or embark on a scenic walk for spectacular views over the Jamison Valley. Encounter cuddly koalas and kangaroos at Featherdale Wildlife Park, located on seven acres of natural bush setting, here you will be also able to hand-feed kangaroos (at an additional cost). The tour would conclude in 10 -12 hours. Return to hotel. Overnight at Sydney. (Breakfast, Dinner)
Your Holiday ends. Today it’s time to fly back home. (Breakfast)