Arrive in Australia! After your trans-Pacific flight you will connect to Adelaide, in the heart of Australia’s most famed wine regions. You will be greeted by at the airport before a private transfer to your four star hotel in Adelaide. Enjoy the remainder of the day at leisure to relax or explore this charming city.
McLaren Vale and Adelaide Hills Ultimate Food & Wine Small Group Tour
After your private transfer to Adelaide Airport, you will board your short flight across the Gulf of St. Vincent to Kangaroo Island and join your small group for a 2 day/1 night adventure. See Australian Sea-lions, Kangaroos, Koalas and native Australian Birds in the Wild. Tour through several island habitats and see wildlife in its natural environment, explore beaches and take walks through majestic native bush land.
After departing Kangaroo Island on your morning flight and picking up your rental car at the Adelaide airport, you will embark on a remarkable journey to the Grampians and the Great Ocean Road. For the next two nights, relish your 5 star private luxury villa with a large circular spa, open log fireplace and full kitchen, opening onto full seclusion and tranquility amidst 306 acres of Trust for Nature land abounding in wildlife ,and thoughtfully designed to create a harmonious, luxurious and romantic ambience.
Day at leisure to explore the Grampians – choose from hiking, biking, fishing, indigenous cultural activities, and more – or simply enjoy your luxury accommodation.
Today you will depart the Grampians and travel south to the Great Ocean Road. En route, visit the 12 Apostles, coastal rock formations captured often in Australian imagery. View them from the cliff top above, or descend the stairs to see them tower above you along the beach. Continue your drive to Port Campbell and enjoy your two night stay.
Day at Leisure to Explore the Great Ocean Road, Otway National Park, and the 12 Apostles.
Continue your drive along one of Australia’s most iconic coastal routes to Melbourne, which stakes a legitimate claim to being Australia’s most cosmopolitan city, this afternoon.
Hidden Secrets “Insiders” Tour of Melbourne
Philip Island and Penguin Parade Small Group Eco Tour
Following your private transfer to Melbourne airport, you will board your flight to Hobart, Tasmania’s capital, a small yet sophisticated city placed between its picturesque harbor and beautiful Mount Wellington.
Today enjoy full day tour and cruise on the Tasman Peninsula including three hours at the Port Arthur National Historic Park, site of Australia’s first penal colony.
Morning in Hobart with a chance to explore Salamanca Market, then drive on to Strahan on Tasmania’s wild West Coast
Half Day Gordon River Cruise from Strahan before continuing your journey to Cradle Mountain, where your mountain lodge accommodation awaits.
Today is yours to explore Cradle Mountain. The enchanting beauty of this rugged World Heritage area of Tasmania will captivate you.
Drive approximately 4 hours to Freycinet Peninsula, with a suggested stop en route at the Trowunna Wildlife Preserve, a refuge for endangered Australian animals, including the Tasmanian Devil. Arrive late afternoon and check into your private 5 star cabin in Freycinet National Park.
Pink granite mountains, white sand beaches, grey-green casuarinas, seawater blue as sapphire – they’re the colors of Freycinet, a premiere destination on Tasmania’s East Coast. Experience abundant Tasmanian wildlife and pristine beaches in Freycinet National Park, including a rich colonial history with cool-climate wines and fine local produce; all yours to enjoy at Freycinet.
Return your rental vehicle to Hobart airport, approximately 2.5 hours’ drive from Freycinet, and board your flight to Cairns in Tropical Far North Queensland, where you’ll be transferred to your ocean view suite in Port Douglas, ideally situated between idyllic 4 Mile Beach and the heart of town.
Snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef aboard Calypso (Certified Diving Available at an Additional Cost)
Today you will experience one of the largest most pristine remaining rainforests in the world, the Daintree, aboard your 4WD Small Group Tour
This is a day to relax, unwind, and enjoy the beautiful amenities at your Port Douglas hotel and the stunning stretch of beach just beyond. Alternately, you can explore town or experience one of the many attractions in the area, from ballooning to bungy jumping. How you enjoy your day in the Tropics is completely up to you.
Experience the Great Barrier Reef in a more relaxed and personal way aboard Synergy II, a luxuriously appointed 62 foot sailing catamaran. Snorkel, swim, sun or just enjoy the ride above one of the most magnificent natural wonders of the world.
Following your private Transfer to Cairns Airport and nonstop flight, you will be transported to your 5 star hotel at Ayers Rock. This evening, sit back and go off the beaten track on the friendly camels to watch the Sunset on Uluru from the tallest seats in town.
Experience this Australian icon up close with your small group tour of Kata Tjuta and Uluru
Today you will fly from Ayers Rock to Sydney, one of the most exciting and beautiful cities in the world. After a private transfer to your city center hotel, take the evening to explore Sydney and experience its world class cuisine and nightlife.
See Sydney from a different (and fun!) perspective aboard your Bonza Sydney Highlights Cycle Tour
Join us for an amazing Blue Mountains day tour, departing Sydney to explore this million acre World Heritage-listed area. We take you away from the obvious tourist spots to show you the Blue Mountains from an insider’s perspective – from secluded lookouts, rainforest bush tracks and pristine valleys. Get up close to Australian wildlife in its natural setting, and learn about aboriginal culture from those who live it.
Day at Leisure to Explore Sydney. Take a ferry to Taronga Zoo or Manly, explore Sydney’s great inner city neighborhoods like Paddington or Darlinghurst, or for the adventurous there’s Bridgeclimb or a surfing lesson at Bondi Beach. This is your day to discover Sydney!
This amazing trip ends too soon with a private transfer to Sydney Airport and your trans-Pacific flight back to North America. Not a bad time for a vow to return!
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PRICE PER PASSENGER: $7925
Price based on two passengers sharing 3-4 star accommodation. Price valid for travel commencing on September 30, 2018 or earlier and subject to change due to currency fluctuation. Itinerary may be quoted individually upon request for solo travelers and for groups of three or more traveling together. All services listed are included in the price per passenger unless otherwise noted. Airfare quoted separately and subject to change without notice until tickets are issued. Above services and prices subject to availability; similar hotels, tours and services may be substituted if necessary. Land arrangements will be confirmed upon receipt of a $500 deposit. Balance due 30 days prior to departure. Travel insurance is strongly recommended.