The Twelve Apostles at sunset in Australia

Australia Adventure Tour: Melbourne, Sydney, & Great Barrier Reef

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Customizable Itinerary

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Places Visited

Melbourne, Sydney, Blue Mountains, Great Barrier Reef...

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Suggested Duration

11 Days

Stem the tide of tourist protocol rather than follow a generic postcard holiday, embark on something entirely different. This 11-day tour will show you Australia in a way most tourists never get a chance to see it. Take a scenic flight over the 12 Apostles, see kangaroos in the wild, try your hand at “fossicking” for gems, explore prehistoric lava tunnels, hike the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains and explore unique Great Barrier Reef sites in a true adventure that’ll stimulate the...

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Trip Highlights

  • See Melbourne’s hidden charms and secrets on a walking tour with a local
  • Drive the Great Ocean Road and take a thrilling helicopter ride over the Twelve Apostles
  • Explore the Esplanade, waterside restaurants and art stores of tropical Cairns
  • Visit the Queensland outback and try your hand at fossicking (looking for gold and gems)
  • Explore the prehistoric Lava Tubes and see significant cultural and historical sites
  • Take a catamaran on the Great Barrier Reef and snorkel or dive the underwater gardens
  • Cruise the dazzling Sydney Harbour and come face-to-face with Aussie wildlife at Sydney’s Wildlife World
  • Explore the valleys, canyons and waterfalls of the sapphire-hued Blue Mountains

Starting Price

$3,295 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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