Best of Australia and New Zealand Tour
12 days from Melbourne to Queenstown
Explore Great Ocean Road and cuddle a koala, see sunset over sacred Uluru, sail on catamaran to Great Barrier Reef, explore iconic Sydney and Bondi beach, discover dramatic landscapes of New Zealand and travel to Mt Cook and glaciers, relax on boat trip to Milford sound and see Queenstown from above.
*Price stated is per person based on double share.
Great Ocean Road tour, explore the limestone stacks of the 12 Apostles from Melbourne.
Uluru Sunset Tour and BBQ dinner.
Great Barrier Reef day cruise, see turtles or a giant wrasse, free time for snorkeling.
Sydney sightseeing Tour, explore the Rocks area and visit Bondi beach.
Discover the Southern Alps and the Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park, see Lake Tekapo, Lake Pukaki and enjoy buffet lunch.
Explore Fiordland National Park and Milford Sound, marvel at waterfalls, wildlife, and rainforest, lunch included.
Ride the Skyline Gondola above Queenstown to marvel at the town's breathtaking lake and mountain views with lunch at Stratosfare Restaurant and Bar.
Accommodation: 4/5 stars design Hotels (9 nights).
Meals: 3 lunches, 1 BBQ dinner.
Transfers: airport transfers on the tour.
Day 1-3 Melbourne
Arrival at any time. On Day 2 enjoy a road trip along the world famous Great Ocean Road, explore the limestone stacks of the 12 Apostles and stop at Kennet River, home to a large population of cute and cuddly wild Koalas.
Hotel: Lindrum Melbourne MGallery by Sofitel or similar.
Day 4-6 Cairns
Flight to Cairns. On the Day 5 enjoy a full day cruise to Great Barrier Reef. Visit 2 diverse reef destinations in the Great Barrier Reef, see turtles or a giant wrasse in the Outer Great Barrier Reef, enjoy a scuba diving adventure for all levels of experience and feast from a chef-prepared lunch, including fresh tropical fruit and local prawns.
Hotel: Hilton Cairns or similar.
Day 3-4 Ayers Rock
Flight to Ayers Rock. On sunset discover Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park to see the domes of the rock formations. Learn about Aboriginal Culture, then head to Mutitjulu Waterhole for a short hike and enjoy dinner with wine in the evening watching the sunset over the red rocks.
Day 6-8 Sydney
Flight to Sydney. On Day 7 enjoy a sightseeing tour in Sydney, explore the Rocks area, see the top sights of Sydney on a coach tour, visit Bondi Beach, Australia's most famous surfing destination and enjoy superb views of the Pacific Ocean from The Gap.
Hotel: The Grace Hotel or similar.
Day 8-10 Christchurch
Flight to Christchurch. On Day 2 Discover the Southern Alps and Mt Cook National Park, travel to the Tasman Glacier, see Lake Tekapo, visit the Sir Edmund Hillary Alpine Centre and much more. Enjoy morning and afternoon tea and buffet lunch.
Hotel: Rydges Christchurch Hotel or similar.
Day 10-12 Queenstown
Flight to Queenstown. Ride the Skyline Gondola above Queenstown to marvel at the town's breathtaking lake and mountain views as you enjoy a delicious meal at Stratosfare Restaurant and Bar. On Day 11 explore Fiordland National Park, pause in Te Anau for a delicious lunch and continue to Milford Sound, board a premium glass-roof catamaran, the 'Gem of the Sound', for the scenic cruise of a lifetime.
Hotel: QT Queenstown or similar.