Australian Escape

DAY PLACE HIGHLIGHTS HOTEL OPTIONS
1 Arrive Melbourne Tullamarine Airport
2 Melbourne City Tour
3 Great Ocean Road Tour
4 Melbourne Tullamarine Airport
5 Big Cat Cruise Tour to Green Island Reef
6 Kuranda Tour
7 Sydney Airport
8 Sydney City Tour
9 Choice of 1 Full Day SIC Tour
10 Sydney Airport

Fast Facts

10 Days / 9 Nights

Individual Tour

Starting from

Per person on DBL sharing basis

Tours Itinerary

Day
01
Arrive Melbourne Tullamarine Airport

Arrive Melbourne Tullamarine Airport within 2130hrs & SIC Transfer to Hotel (Extra Private Surcharge apply for late night arrivals). Check-in (Early Check-in is Not Guaranteed). Overnight.


Day
02
Melbourne City Tour

Breakfast. Morning Half Day SIC Melbourne City Tour - Limited Hotel Pickups between 7-750AM (Complimentary & NON-Refundable). This Tour ends by 1145hrs at Federation Square. Later take the Melbourne Visitor's Shuttle Bus (at local Charge of AUD10 per Person extra) from stop # 2, outside the St Paul's Cathedral (opposite the Federation Square) to Sports Precinct (stop # 3) and walk across to Gate # 3 (between light towers 1 & 2) to Join the guided 1Hr Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG) tour (operates between 1000-1500hrs on non-event dates) OR Walk across to Southgate Art & Leisure Precinct to Join 1Hr Melbourne Yarra River Cruise (Last departure time between 1500-1530hrs). Return to Hotel on own. Overnight at your Hotel.


Day
03
Great Ocean Road Tour

Breakfast. Choice of 1 Full Day SIC Tour - Limited Hotel Pickup, Either - Morning Full Day SIC Great Ocean Road Tour Dep 0800hrs / Returns after 2000hrs (Compulsory & NON Refundable) OR ex Federation Square Afternoon Full Day SIC Phillip Island Penguins, Kangaroos & Koalas Dep 1300hrs / Returns after 2130hrs (Compulsory & NON Refundable) OR Morning Full Day SIC Sovereign Hill Gold Rush Tour Dep 0800hrs only on Mon, Tue, Thu & Sat / Returns by 1730hrs (Compulsory & NON Refundable) OR Morning Full Day SIC Puffing Billy Steam Train & Yarra Valley Wineries of Dominique Portet, Rochford, etc - Dep 0800hrs only on Mon, Wed, Fri & Sun (Compulsory & Non-Refundable) OR Morning Full Day SIC Puffing Billy Steam Train & Healsville Wildlife Tour - Dep 0800hrs only on Mon, Wed, Fri & Sun (Compulsory & Non-Refundable)


Day
04
Melbourne Tullamarine Airport

Breakfast. Depart to Melbourne Tullamarine Airport by SIC Transfer for flights within 2100hrs. Arrive Cairns Airport within 2230hrs & SIC Transfer to Hotel. Overnight at your Hotel.


Day
05
Big Cat Cruise Tour to Green Island Reef

Breakfast. Full Day SIC Big Cat Cruise Tour to Green Island Reef with Buffet Lunch, Semi-submarine & Glass bottom boat OR Snorkelling Gears (Pak 4). Overnight (Upgrade to Sunlover Outer Barrier Reef Cruise with Semi-Submarine, GlassBottom Boat, Snorkelling Gear and Buffet Lunch at Supplement Cost Extra of AUD60/Adult & AUD40/Child)


Day
06
Kuranda Tour

Breakfast. Choice of 1 Full Day Touring (SkyRail is Closed on 16, 20OCT & 25DEC) (ScenicRail is Closed on 12, 13OCT, 13, 14, 20, 21NOV, 04, 05, 25DEC) Full Day SIC Kuranda Tour including 1Way SkyRail admission (Not Valid for Diamond Gondola) & 1Way ScenicRail admission (Not Valid for Gold Class seating) OR (No Operations due to Maintenance or closure on 12, 13, 16, 20OCT, 13, 14, 20, 21NOV, 04, 05, 25DEC) (Add-on either Tjapukai Cultural Park OR Rainforestation (Pamagirri Dance & Army Duck) Admission during Kuranda Tour at Supplement cost Extra of AUD50/Adult & AUD32/Child) Full Day SIC Kuranda Tour including 1Way SkyRail admission (Not Valid for Diamond Gondola) with Army Duck, Tropical Fruit Orchard, Pamagirri Experience, Koala & Wildlife OR (No Operations due to Maintenance or closure on 16, 20OCT, 25DEC) Full Day SIC Kuranda Tour including Army Duck, Tropical Fruit Orchard, Pamagirri Experience, Koala & Wildlife, 1Way ScenicRail admission (Not Valid for Gold Class seating) OR (No Operations due to Maintenance or closure on 12, 13OCT, 13, 14, 20, 21NOV, 04, 05, 25DEC) Full Day SIC Kuranda Tour including Army Duck, Tropical Fruit Orchard, Pamagirri Experience, Koala & Wildlife, Bush Tucka Walk, Aboriginal Canvas Art Workshop & BBQ Buffet Lunch (OR Upgrade to Full Day SIC Cape Tribulation & Daintree Wilderness Tour with Tropical Lunch at Supplement Cost Extra of AUD20/Adult & AUD10/Child - Child below 4years NOT allowed)


Day
07
Sydney Airport

Breakfast. Depart for Cairns Airport by SIC Transfer for your onward flight. Arrive Sydney Airport within 2130hrs & SIC Transfer to your Hotel. Overnight at your Hotel


Day
08
Sydney City Tour

Breakfast. Morning Half Day SIC Sydney City Tour with views of Opera House & Harbour Bridge and visit to Manly Beach, etc (Complimentary & NON Refundable) - Limited Hotel Pickup, No Hotel Drop, this Tour ends by 1145hrs near Darling Harbour or Circular Quay. Get down nearest to King Street Wharf, Darling Harbour Proceed to Sea Life Aquarium at Darling Harbour to exchange Combo 2 Pass voucher for admissions to Sea Life Aquarium + Sydney Tower Eye with 4D Experience (Transfers to Aquarium & Tower are Not Included). Evening proceed on OWN to King Street Wharf # 5, Darling Harbour by 1850-1900hrs to join Sydney ShowBoat Cruise with Indian Dinner & Standard Seating - No Transfers (Does Not operates on TUESDAY & SUNDAY - Upgrade to Priority or Window Seating at a Supplement cost of AUD25 Per Person Extra) (No Operations or Not Valid on No Operations on 02OCT, 24, 25, 26 & 31DEC, 01, 02JAN, 26JAN, 14FEB, 30MAR - Jain Menu NOT catered)


Day
09
Choice of 1 Full Day SIC Tour

Breakfast. Choice of 1 Full Day SIC Tour - (Very Limited Hotels Pickup - only 9 Pickup points for all Tours between 7-750AM, depending upon hotel location) Full Day SIC Blue Mountains Tour with Wildlife Park, Scenic Rides at Scenic World - Dep 0800hrs daily / Returns by 1800hrs - Limited hotel pickup (Compulsory & NON Refundable) OR Full Day SIC Blue Mountains Tour with Wildlife Park, 2Course Lunch & River Cruise - Dep 0800hrs daily / Tour Ends at Darling Harbour or Circular Quay (Compulsory & NON Refundable) OR Full Day SIC Blue Mountains Tour with Jenolan Cave (Lucas) & light takeaway Lunch - Dep 0800hrs on Tue, Thu & Sat - Limited hotel pickup (Compulsory & NON Refundable) OR Full Day SIC Port Stephens' 1.5Hr Dolphin Cruise & 1Hr Sand Dunes Tour - Dep 0800hrs only on Mon, Wed & Sat / Returns by 1900hrs - Limited hotel pickup (Compulsory & NON Refundable) OR Full Day SIC Hunter Valley Wineries Experience Tour with 2Course Lunch - Dep 0800hrs only on Tue, Fri & Sun / returns 1830hrs - Limited hotel pickup (Compulsory & NON Refundable)


Day
010
Sydney Airport

Breakfast. Check Out. SIC transfer to Sydney Airport (Valid for departure flights after 7AM for Domestic or 8AM for International - Extra Private Surcharge will apply for Early morning Transfer).


Tour Ends

Travelodge Hotel | Melbourne

It's a hotel that's designed just the way you really like it, with a down to earth attitude and an honest sense of humour. A conveniently located hotel that is created for the way we live today, without all the unnecessary extras, but with all the parts that make it a comfortable and practical place to stay, from the hearty new breakfast offering, to the standard 11am check-out time, and the comfortable beds, kitchenettes and reliable showers.

YOUR STAY

2 Nights

Amenities

  

The Swanston Hotel | Melbourne

Positioned in an unrivalled location in the very heart of Melbourne's CBD and city, The Swanston Hotel, Grand Mercure is a 4.5 star hotel on Swanston Street surrounded by the city's most popular business and shopping precincts, theatres, galleries, bars and restaurants.

With vibrant Bourke St Mall right on your doorstep, other attractions like Federation Square, Southbank, Her Majesty’s and Regent Theatres, Queen Victoria Markets and Melbourne Central Shopping Complex are just a short stroll away.

Hotel Grand Chancellor | Melbourne

Uncover a quality brand of premier hotels in Australia and New Zealand. Hotel Grand Chancellor offers a gateway to rewarding experiences for today’s discerning business and holiday travellers through its premier collection of 4 - 4.5 star hotels. 

About