Explore Australia G Adventures

Explore Australia

National Geographic Journeys

Delve into wonder in the land down under on an Explore Australia escorted tour. As you travel from Sydney to Melbourne visit some of the most famous points of interest in Port Douglas, Cairns and Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. Some of the highlights include a cruise past the iconic Sydney Opera House and breathtaking sunset over Ayers Rock.

Cosmopolitan cities, indigenous cultures, fascinating wildlife and incredible natural treasures surround you throughout an Australia vacation. Take a sunset cruise along Sydney Harbour while indulging in a delicious barbecue dinner. Join an indigenous guide to learn about the Kuku Yalanji people and explore a UNESCO World Heritage Site and world’s oldest tropical rainforest, Daintree Rainforest. Spend some free time strolling the boutique-lined streets in Port Douglas. An eye-opening, behind the scenes tour of the aquarium at James Cook University showcases exciting species and research. On a guided walk around the base of the ancient red-hued monolith, learn about the significance of Uluru and Kata Tjuta to the Anangu people. Have your camera handy for all of the incredible discoveries you'll want to capture.


12 Daysfr. $5,099

SYDNEY Location Information Description

Sydney/Australia, Australia

Arrive at any time. Please make your own way to the joining hotel. There are no planned activities during the day, so check into the hotel and enjoy exploring the city before joining the welcome meeting at 6pm. After introductions, your CEO will review the details of your tour. If you arrive early enough, you'll have time to head into the city to visit The Rocks neighborhood, the Australian Museum, Bondi Beach, or Darling Harbour.

Vibe Hotel Sydney

SYDNEY Location Information Description

Sydney/Australia, Australia

Enjoy a traditional welcome ceremony this morning, followed by a guided tour of the historic Rocks district. This waterfront neighborhood marks the spot of the first European settlement in Australia, and holds a spiritual significance for the area’s indigenous people.

In the afternoon, board a private yacht for a sunset cruise and barbecue dinner on the Sydney Harbour, taking in views of the iconic Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge.

Breakfast, Dinner

Vibe Hotel Sydney

SYDNEY/PORT DOUGLAS Location Information Description

Port Douglas, Australia

Fly to Cairns and travel up the scenic coastal road to Daintree Rainforest, the world’s oldest tropical rainforest and part of a UNESCO World Heritage site. Embark on an interpretive walk with an indigenous guide at the lush Mossman Gorge, learning about the traditional ways of life of the region’s Kuku Yalanji people. Continue to the resort town of Port Douglas, your home for the next two nights.

Breakfast

Mantra PortSea

PORT DOUGLAS Location Information Description

Port Douglas, Australia

Enjoy a day of leisure in charming Port Douglas. Stroll the town’s boutique-lined streets and idyllic beaches, and opt to go snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef, considered one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.

Breakfast

Mantra PortSea

PORT DOUGLAS/CAIRNS Location Information Description

Cairns, Australia

Return to the tropical city of Cairns and visit James Cook University for a behind-the-scenes tour of its research aquarium, founded by marine biologist and National Geographic Grantee Dr Jamie Seymour. Get an up-close view of some of the aquarium’s fascinating creatures, from sea snakes to box jellyfish, and hear about the latest aquatic research from Jamie or one of his colleagues.

Breakfast

Pacific Hotel Cairns

CAIRNS Location Information Description

Cairns, Australia

Spend the day on your own in beautiful Cairns, relaxing at the beach or setting out on an optional excursion. Choose to go scuba diving or snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef, which teems with thousands of marine species, or enjoy spectacular views along the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway and Kuranda Scenic Railway

Breakfast

Pacific Hotel Cairns

CAIRNS/ULURU Location Information Description

Uluru, Australia

Catch a flight to Uluru, in the heart of the Australian outback. Visit the Cultural Centre of the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park—a UNESCO World Heritage site—and learn about the beliefs and customs of the Anangu, the area’s traditional indigenous owners. Cap off the day with a glass of sparkling wine as you witness a crimson sunset over the fabled Uluru monolith.

Breakfast

Desert Gardens Hotel

ULURU Location Information Description

Uluru, Australia

Awake at dawn to take in an unforgettable sunrise over Uluru, then delve into a full-day exploration of the ancient, red-hued landscapes of Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park. Set out on a guided walk around the base of the monolith, gaining insight into its sacred significance to the Anangu. Later, make your way to Kata Tjuta, Uluru’s neighboring natural wonder. The rest of the afternoon is yours to explore.

Breakfast

Desert Gardens Hotel

ULURU/MELBOURNE Location Information Description

Melbourne, Australia

Enjoy one last sunrise over spectacular Uluru before catching a flight to Melbourne, known as the cultural capital of Australia.

Breakfast

Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne

MELBOURNE Location Information Description

Melbourne, Australia

Spend the day exploring vibrant Melbourne. Set out on an optional excursion on the Great Ocean Road, one of the most picturesque coastal drives in the world; visit some of the region’s top wineries; or wander the city’s narrow cobbled lanes and alleys, discovering quirky cafés and colorful murals.

Breakfast

Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne

Location Information Description

Melbourne, Australia

Embark on a food tour of Melbourne with a local author and culinary storyteller. Home to many thriving immigrant communities, Melbourne has long been considered one of Australia’s gastronomic hubs. On this foodie walk through the city’s famed laneways, you’ll enjoy lunch at three popular venues and experience a range of flavors and cuisines. Spend the rest of the day at your leisure

Breakfast, Lunch

Rendezvous Hotel Melbourne

MELBOURNE Location Information Description

Melbourne, Australia

Depart at any time.

Breakfast

Departure Date
Price
Wed, Nov 10, 2021
$5,649.00
Wed, Nov 24, 2021
$5,649.00
Wed, Dec 08, 2021
$5,649.00
Wed, Dec 15, 2021
$5,649.00
Wed, Jan 05, 2022
$5,099.00
Wed, Jan 12, 2022
$5,099.00

Important information:

  • All rates listed are per person based on double occupancy and are subject to change without notice. Your land package pricing will be confirmed and guaranteed once your deposit is received and applied to the booking, except where price increases may result from increases in government taxes or fees. Room configurations are subject to availability. Guests added to your party after the booking are priced at the prevailing rate at the time they are added.

DOWNLOAD OUR MOBILE APP:
iPhone App Android App
yahoo pixel