Sydney Opera house lit up during Vivid Sydney

Lights of Vivid Sydney: An Exclusive Australia Tour

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Sydney, Blue Mountains

Suggested Duration

6 Days

The creativity and beauty of the Vivid Sydney Festival will inspire you on your 6-day exclusive Australia tour immersing you in the majesty of the iconic annual celebration.  The city lights will radiate with wonder as artists from around the world transform the remarkable architecture and historical neighborhoods of the city into lively art. Music and exhibits will erupt on a grand scale for a renowned interactive exhibition.

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Trip Highlights

  • Witness the dramatic light and fascinating design of the Vivid Festival transforming the Sydney Opera House into a moving sculpture during a semi-private cruise of the harbor
  • Relish a secluded dance on a multi-colored dancefloor on the famed archway of the Sydney Harbour Bridge to revel in the 10th annual Vivid Festival
  • Experience the treasured cultures of Sydney’s different neighborhoods extending from the Central Business District to Bondi Beach
  • Discover the natural grandeur of the Blue Mountains, a UNESCO World Heritage Site known for pristine eucalyptus forests, staggering waterfalls, and intense cliffs
  • Uncover the secrets of the iconic Sydney Opera House while touring the galleries and halls before a fantastic three-course meal
  • Learn about the unique history of Australia’s oldest city when visiting the country’s first European settlement at The Rocks

Detailed Description

Your exclusive 6-day Australia tour highlights Sydney in all its beauty by showcasing the brilliance of the Vivid Sydney festival. Your luxury tour combines the majesty of contemporary artists, from musicians to sculptors, filmmakers to mathematicians eager to transform the city into a luminescent wonderland by night. The 2019 festival charms and delights locals and visitors with laser light shows and projections of 3D maps. The collected works create large- and small-scale illuminations casting iconic buildings in a new light. The Sydney Opera House transforms into a moving sculpture, and bright lights project onto the Central Business District creating a Candyland amid the towering skyscrapers.

Each night brings a new series of interactive wonders and immersive experiences along with a trail of waterside neighborhoods. The thrills are not limited to the Sydney nights, as each day engrosses you in fabulous possibility leading you through the fascinating design of the Sydney Opera House and on a captivating cruise of gorgeous Sydney Harbour. Tour the welcomes neighborhoods of the city known for history, fabulous architecture, and relaxing beachside ambiance from The Rocks to Bondi Beach.

Indulge in a day at your leisure by strolling through the artistic and bohemian suburbs of Sydney. Partake in unforgettable excursions carrying you to the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge where a colorful dancefloor awaits your arrival or venture deep into the wondrous eucalyptus forest of the Blue Mountains looking for splashing waterfalls. Whether visiting Sydney for the first time or returning after years away, your custom-tailored Australia tour offers a unique and radiant look at the enchanting Harbour City.

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Starting Price

$6,235 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

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  • In-country transportation
  • Some or all activities and tours
  • Expert trip planning
  • 24x7 support during your trip

Your final trip cost will vary based on your selected accommodations, activities, meals, and other trip elements that you opt to include.

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