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.
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)
Check out from the hotel after breakfast and bid adieu to the stunning city of Melbourne. 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)