Woman diving with a whale shark in Australia

Swimming with Whale Sharks & Exploring Coastal Wonders of Australia Tour

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Customizable Itinerary

This is a sample itinerary to inspire a personalized trip designed with your travel specialist

Countries Visited


Places Visited

Melbourne, Philip Island, Perth, Rottnest Island...

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Suggested Duration

14 Days

Your 14-day Australia adventure plunges you into the cobalt waters off Western Australia to swim with magnificent whale sharks. The beauty of the coastline around the continent will reveal timeless artistry in Melbourne’s historic arcades and boutique shops while highlighting historical lanes overlooking the billowing rooftop of Sydney’s iconic Opera House. You will uncover wildlife at Rottnest Island, cruise Perth’s shoreline, and delight in Australia’s majestic wildlife.

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Trip Highlights

  • Experience a rare opportunity to swim with enchanting whale sharks off Australia’s west coast
  • Discover the beauty of the Sydney Opera House first hand during a private tour of the exterior and interior grandeur
  • Delight in a cruise along the Swan River in Perth to reach the historical bustling port at Fremantle
  • Traverse the edges of Rottnest Island by bicycle for an excursion to view the remarkable landscape and stunning wildlife, like the adorable quokka
  • Witness the largest little penguin colony in the state of Victoria, located on Phillip Island off the coast of Melbourne
  • Relish the authentic culture of Melbourne during a half-day lane and arcades tour, visiting the historical colonnades filled with boutique shops and vibrant cafes
  • Wander the historical and lively streets of Sydney during an introductory guided tour highlighting the Rocks, Oxford Street, and famous Bondi Beach
  • Treat yourself to luxury accommodations across Australia, from overlooking charming beaches to expansive Outback plains

Starting Price

$16,375 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

  • Accommodations
  • 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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