Your Holiday Includes:
- 4 night hotel stay in Sydney
- Opera House backstage tour
- 4 nights in Melbourne with laneways tour
- 3 nights in Adelaide
- Full day Barossa Valley tour
- 3 nights in Perth with day tour to Rottnest Island
- Optional UK flights
Day 1 to 5 - Sydney
Begin your Australian city adventure in Sydney. During your 4-night stay, take a unique behind the scenes glimpse into the city’s most famous icon – the Sydney Opera House. This 2-hour intimate small group tour will whisk you backstage to see the workings of this cultural wonder.
Of course, there is plenty more to explore, check out our recommended activities and excursions in Sydney.
Hotel: Oaks on Castlereagh, Sydney
Day 6 to 9 - Melbourne
Melbourne has long been hailed as the sport and food capital of Australia, building its reputation around fine boutiques, coffee shops, restaurants and world famous sporting events.
The city’s colourful Laneways are littered with boutique food and wine choices and a guided walking tour is the best way to ensure that you don’t miss some of these culinary hidden gems. Your local knowledgeable guide will provide a unique insight into the history and culture of the city and uncover some its finest boutique shops, bars and restaurants.
Further afield is the Great Ocean Road – one of the country’s best scenic drives, and the penguin inhabited island of Phillip Island, just an hour south of Melbourne. For more ideas see our choice of Melbourne experiences.
Hotel: Rendezvous Hotel, Melbourne
Day 10 to 12 - Adelaide
Fly or take the intercity train journey from Melbourne to Adelaide, the enchanting capital of South Australia. The city is brimming with heritage facade buildings, leafy parks and wide shopping terraces.
Enjoy a full day tour to the Barossa Valley and be introduced to the passionate makers of South Australian wines. Savour the local produce at cellar door tastings whilst you take in the stunning views of this vine-covered valley.
Hotel: Majestic Roof Garden, Adelaide
Day 13 to 15 - Perth
Fly over the Nullarbor to Perth, Western Australia’s gateway city. Overlooking the Swan River this modern and developing city has evolved into a popular holiday destination. There is plenty to see in and around the city including Kings Parks, the Perth Mint, Elizabeth Quay and an endless coastline of stunning sandy beaches.
A 90 minute ferry ride from the city is the island paradise of Rottnest. Here there are no cars, only bicycles to explore the island and during your full day excursion you will get to meet one of Western Australia’s most famous locals – the Quokka, a small marsupial only found on the shores of Rottnest.
Hotel: Nesuto Mounts Bay, Perth
Day 16 - Farewell from Perth
Board your scheduled flight service back to the UK and sit back and enjoy the included meal service and onboard entertainment.
16 day Holiday Idea - from £1145
With flights from £2295