Aussie Odyssey

Epicurean and Landmarks Extravaganza

12-Day International Trip

Aussie Odyssey

Embark on a Spectacular 12-Day Journey Down Under!

Join us as we explore the diverse wonders of Australia in a thrilling 12-day escapade. Our adventure begins in the vibrant city of Melbourne, where we'll spend four nights immersed in its dynamic culture. Marvel at the lush landscapes of Rayners Orchard and the scenic beauty of Yarra Valley. Indulge your taste buds on a Foodie Walking Tour and witness the enchanting Penguin Parade.

Next, our journey takes us to Cairns for three nights of tropical bliss. Here, we'll dive into a Cairns Culinary Adventure and explore the majestic Great Barrier Reef, a true natural wonder.

Our final destination is the iconic Sydney, where we'll spend four nights. Highlights include a luxurious Penfolds Dinner Cruise along the stunning Sydney Harbour, an in-depth Opera House Tour, and an unforgettable Progressive Dinner. A Degustation Dinner will provide the perfect culinary finale to our Australian adventure.

From the grazing food experiences and encounters with wildlife in Melbourne to the breathtaking art at the Sculpture Park and the diverse marine life of the Great Barrier Reef, this trip promises an unforgettable blend of culture, cuisine, and natural beauty. Prepare for an Australian journey like no other!

12-Day International Trip

Aussie Odyssey

Experience the best of Australia on a 12-day tour from Melbourne's culinary delights and Yarra Valley, to Cairns' Great Barrier Reef, and Sydney's iconic Opera House. Indulge in gourmet dining, explore vibrant cities, and enjoy unique wildlife encounters. Book your unforgettable Australian adventure now!

February 17th to 28th, 2025

$11,860 Single Occupancy

$9,580 Double Occupancy

or call 1-888-426-1993

Trip Details

Price

Double $9,580, Single $11,860

Trip Length

12-Day; 11-Night International Trip

Dates

17th of February, 2025 to 28th of February 2025

Meeting Point

Meet on February 17th, 2025 at Melbourne International Airport.  You will be provided instructions to access the private transfer to the tour hotel.

Ending Point

Trip concludes on February 28th, 2025 in Sydney, Australia. A private transfer to the airport is provided.

Group Size

Minimum Group Size of 12; Maximum Group Size of 24

Included

  • Accommodation: 11 Nights 4 Nights  Intercontinental Rialto, Melbourne - King Rooms 3 Nights Hilton Cairns - Guest Rooms 4 Nights Sofitel Sydney Wentworth - Classic Rooms
  • Meals: Breakfast Daily
  • Meals: 6 Dinners as indicated.
  • Meals: 5 Lunches as indicated
  • Porterage: Porterage at all hotels
  • Local Guide: Fully escorted and narrated tour by friendly English speaking local guides and escorts.
  • Airport Transfer: Secure airport transfers in upon arrival and departure in Australia
  • Motorcoach: Motorcoach transportation for the duration of the tour.
  • Activities: All entrance fees for excursions to cultural sites and food artisan visits
  • Taxes and service charge
  • Gratuities
    All gratuities to tour guide, escort and driver
  • Airfare
    Domestic Airfare within Australia

Not Included

  • Airfare: International Airfare is not included. We are available to assist with your airfare arrangements or you may make your own arrangements.
  • Airport Transfer: Parking at the airport / transfer to / from the airport from your home.
  • Meals & Alcohol: Meals and alcoholic beverages, except those noted in the itinerary.
  • Personal Expenses: Personal expenses such as laundry or phone calls are not included.
  • Passport: Passport or Visa fees are not included.
  • Visa costs - AN ETA can be obtained by US citizens. Please see websites URL below for Australia
  • https://immi.homeaffairs.gov.au/visas/getting-a-visa/visa-listing/electronic-travel-authority-601#Overview
  • Travel Insurance

Itinerary

Overnight hotel Intercontinental Rialto, Dinner Included 
 
Upon your arrival at MEL International Airport, a warm welcome awaits as you meet your guide, ready to introduce you to the city’s heartbeat. Embark on a concise orientation tour, a teaser of the vibrant tapestry that Melbourne weaves. Marvel at the solemn grace of the Shrine of Remembrance, absorb the creative pulse at Federation Square, and gaze upon the grandeur of The Parliament. As you journey through the city, the Sports Precinct narrates tales of triumph and passion, while the bustling aisles of Queen Victoria Market offer a kaleidoscope of flavors and crafts.
 
Lunch beckons you to explore at your leisure, with Victoria Market standing as a tempting suggestion for your palate’s exploration.
 
As the hands of the clock align at 3:00 PM, the doors of your hotel, The InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto,  welcome you for check-in.
 
As evening drapes the city, a culinary journey awaits at the hotel restaurant. Here, a 3-course welcome dinner is meticulously prepared, each dish a harmony of local flavors. Paired with a glass of wine, this dining experience promises not just a meal, but a toast to the adventures that lie ahead. experience promises not just a meal, but a toast to the adventures that lie ahead.
Overnight stay at Hotel, breakfast, snack, and lunch included.
 
After breakfast meet your and embark on a scenic 75-minute drive to the picturesque Yarra Valley, a region that not only cradles the Yarra River but is also steeped in a rich tapestry of history and culture.
 
The Yarra Valley, a cornerstone in Victoria’s economic and cultural narrative, blossomed as a critical food production hub for Melbourne, especially during the fervent gold rush era and the timber industry boom in the 1890s. Notably, it holds the prestige of being Victoria’s inaugural wine-growing district, with its viticultural roots tracing back nearly 180 years to the pioneering Ryrie brothers.
 
Your first destination is Rayner’s Orchard, a testament to the passion and perseverance of Len and Heather Rayner. What began as a modest bush block transformed into a thriving orchard, home to over 450 fruit varieties. Here, you’ll experience the Fruit Tasting Tractor Tours, a unique opportunity to taste fruit as it should be – fresh, tree-ripened, and bursting with flavor.
 
Continuing your gastronomic adventure, you’ll visit a renowned winery in Yarra Valley. Immerse yourself in a behind-the-scenes tour with one of Dominique Portet’s knowledgeable wine educators, delving into a legacy of winemaking that spans ten generations. Savor a curated selection of wines in the André room, followed by a delectable 3-course lunch, each dish meticulously paired with a fine wine to enhance your culinary experience.
 
Your journey doesn’t end here. Before returning, make a sweet detour to the Yarra Valley Chocolaterie, a paradise for chocolate enthusiasts. Treat yourself to their exquisite ice-creams or take home some locally crafted chocolates, a delicious memento of your visit.
 
En route to the hotel, prepare to have your breath taken away at the Melbourne Skydeck. Towering above the city, it’s a place where the sky is not the limit but the beginning of a panoramic experience like no other.
 
As the day winds down, you’ll return to the hotel around 6:30 PM, with the evening at your leisure. Whether you choose to explore local eateries or unwind at the hotel, the night is yours to enjoy as you please.
 
Dinner is on your own tonight.
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Included
 
Embark on a morning filled with culinary discoveries and cultural insights as you join your specialist guides for a 4 hour Foodie walking tour through Melbourne’s Central Business District. This curated experience is meticulously designed to offer an intimate exploration of the city’s rich multicultural tapestry and its epicurean delights.
 
Your journey begins with a visit to the Immigration Museum, a cornerstone of Melbourne’s diverse heritage. Here, you’ll gain exclusive access to special exhibitions that vividly narrate the stories of those who have shaped the city’s vibrant cultural landscape. This exploration is not just a tour, but a heartfelt homage to the city’s multifaceted history.
 
As you delve deeper into the city’s heart, the Foodie Culture Tour unfolds as a sensory symphony of tastes, sights, and stories. Your expert guide will lead you through the intricate maze of Melbourne’s famed laneways and arcades, each step revealing a new chapter of the city’s intriguing past and present. These narrow, bustling pathways are home to hidden cafes, unique boutiques, and the pulse of Melbourne’s urban life.
 
Your walk is an odyssey, a seamless blend of historical narratives and architectural marvels. Witness the harmony of past and present as you stroll past historic buildings, each whispering tales from yesteryears through their timeless facades.
 
As the walking tour concludes, the adventure continues with a scenic 2-hour drive to Phillip Island. En route, you’ll pause at the Nobbies, a place where nature’s majesty is on full display. Here, cliff-top boardwalks offer breathtaking views of the rugged coastline, the tumultuous blowhole, and the serene Seal Rocks – the dwelling of Australia’s largest fur seal colony.
 
As the evening draws near, enjoy a sumptuous 2-course dinner at a local restaurant, a perfect prelude to the night’s highlight – the Penguin Parade. At the Penguin Parade Visitor Centre, prepare to be enchanted as you witness the heartwarming spectacle of penguins returning home at dusk, viewed from the exclusive Penguins Plus premium area.
 
With hearts full of unforgettable memories, you’ll journey back to the hotel after the parade, carrying the essence of Melbourne and Phillip Island with you.
Overnight stay at Hotel Breakfast & Lunch included 
 
This morning, your journey takes a delightful turn towards the Mornington Peninsula, a region celebrated for its natural beauty and rich tapestry of wildlife and culinary experiences.
 
Your first destination is the enchanting Moonlit Sanctuary, an award-winning wildlife park where the essence of Australia’s diverse fauna comes alive. Immerse yourself in the sanctuary’s bushland setting, engaging with over 70 captivating Australian species, including some that are endangered. The sanctuary offers a uniquely intimate experience, allowing you to hand-feed kangaroos and wallabies, cuddle with koalas, and encounter a myriad of colorful birds, mesmerizing reptiles, playful dingoes, and other fascinating creatures.
 
Next, your senses will be treated to a grazing food and wine experience at Green Olive at Red Hill. This place is not just a winery and olive grove; it’s a journey into the heart of a whole farm experience. You’ll explore the olive grove and vineyard, delve into the secrets of biological farming, and discover the importance of ‘terroir’ in wine production. Engage with the farm’s sustainability practices and get hands-on with seasonal produce, bush foods, and even meet some of the farm animals. After the enlightening tour, indulge in a delightful grazing-style lunch, a culmination of the farm’s freshest produce.
 
Your adventure continues with a serene 30-minute gondola ride at Arthurs Seat Eagle. As you ascend in the aerial gondola, the panoramic views unfurl beneath you, showcasing the Mornington Peninsula’s splendor, the sparkling Port Phillip Bay, and the distant Melbourne skyline.
 
The day’s exploration reaches an artistic crescendo at Pt. Leo Estate’s Sculpture Park. Pt. Leo Estate is indeed a visual feast for all who visit with art, rolling vineyards, and ocean views commanding the horizon as far as the eye can see. From the moment guests arrive, they are taken by the sweeping views that emerge in front of them encapsulating glimpses of Phillip Island, across the 50-acre vineyard, landscapes of grazing cattle, and an expansive 19-acre Sculpture Park with the vast Westernport Bay — comprising a Cellar Door & Wine Terrace
 
As the day draws to a close, you’ll journey back to the city, carrying with you the rich experiences of the day. The evening is yours to relax and explore, perhaps finding a local culinary gem to enjoy dinner at your own pace.
Overnight stay at Hotel, Breakfast and Dinner included
 
Today marks the next chapter of your journey as you transition from the cultural richness of Melbourne to the tropical allure of Cairns. Your itinerary is meticulously planned to ensure a seamless and enjoyable experience:
 
Check-Out from InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto
 
Your morning will begin with a smooth check-out from the InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto at 10:00 AM, wrapping up your stay with fond memories of Melbourne’s charm.
Transfer to Melbourne International Airport [MEL]
 
A comfortable transfer will be arranged from the InterContinental Melbourne The Rialto to Melbourne International Airport, allowing you to relax and reminisce about your Melbourne experiences as you prepare for the next adventure.
Flight from Melbourne to Cairns
 
Board your scheduled flight from Melbourne International Airport [MEL] to Cairns Airport [CNS]. The 3-hour flight is a perfect opportunity to unwind, read, or simply enjoy the anticipation of the tropical wonders that await in Cairns.
Arrival in Cairns and Transfer
 
Upon your arrival at Cairns Airport [CNS], a warm welcome awaits from your local guide. Experience the comfort and convenience of a direct transfer from the airport to your accommodation, the Hilton Cairns.
Check-In at Hilton Cairns
 
Arrive at Hilton Cairns and check-in at 15:00. Take some time to settle into your room, refresh, and perhaps explore the hotel’s amenities, setting the tone for a relaxing stay in the heart of this tropical paradise.
3-Course Dinner at a Local Restaurant
 
In the evening, indulge in a culinary journey at a local restaurant located within walking distance of the hotel. A 3-course dinner has been thoughtfully planned for you, offering a taste of the local cuisine in a setting that allows you to unwind and soak in the tropical ambiance of Cairns.
 
Your transition from the urban elegance of Melbourne to the tropical vibrancy of Cairns is designed to be smooth, enjoyable, and filled with anticipation for the experiences that lie ahead in this new and exciting destination.
Overnight stay at Hotel, Breakfast and Lunch Included 
 
Begin your day with a delightful breakfast at the hotel, fueling up for an unforgettable exploration of one of the world’s natural wonders, the Great Barrier Reef.
 
Full-Day Great Barrier Reef Cruise:
 
7:30 AM: Start your day with a leisurely walk to the Marina Reef Terminal, conveniently located just a few minutes from your hotel. Here, you’ll check in for your full-day adventure aboard the Ocean Spirit.
 
Ocean Spirit Experience: 
  • Set sail aboard the beautiful 32-meter sailing catamaran, Ocean Spirit, to experience Michaelmas Cay’s unique reef environment – a pristine sand cay surrounded by fringing reef and a protected sanctuary for migratory seabirds. Your cruise will combine motor and sailing, depending on the day’s conditions.
  • Be active and enjoy all the included activities – snorkel in the cay’s protected shallow waters, cruise in the semi-sub for a diver’s view of the reef, watch the fish feeding presentation and observe the island birdlife. Throughout the day, the “beach buggy shuttle” will transfer you between Ocean Spirit and the beach. To protect this renowned bird sanctuary, access to the cay is limited to the roped beach area. If you prefer a more leisurely day on the Great Barrier Reef, relax on the beach or onboard Ocean Spirit’s spacious decks. The choice is yours!
5:00 PM: After a day filled with natural splendor and oceanic adventures, your cruise will return to Cairns Marina. From there, you can enjoy a leisurely walk back to your hotel, reflecting on the day’s experiences.
 
As the evening unfolds, Cairns invites you to explore its vibrant Esplanade area. Dinner is at your leisure tonight, offering the perfect opportunity to discover local culinary delights and soak in the lively atmosphere of this tropical city.
Overnight stay at Hotel, Breakfast & Lunch included
 
Today you will be picked up by your local guide for a  full day tasting adventure in the Atherton Tablelands.
This boutique food and wine experience from Cairns will be tasting some of the best food and wine that the Atherton Tablelands has to offer. We will take you through a variety of contrasting landscapes, from lush rainforest to stunning ochre savannah plains.
The rich volcanic soil allows farmers to grow many and diverse crops from Bananas, coffee, sugar cane, avocados, mangoes, macadamia nuts, citrus and more which you will learn about as we taste our way around the regions ‘Food Bowl.’
  • LAKE BARRINE NATIONAL PARK & HERITAGE TEA HOUSE – FULL BREAKFAST A mere 1 hour drive from Cairns via the scenic Gillies Highway brings you to the cool atmosphere of the Atherton Tablelands, where you will come across a beautiful, enchanting natural lake hidden in World Heritage Rainforest. Lake Barrine is something special as it is actually a water filled crater left by a volcanic eruption approximately 10,000 years ago. Here we enjoy a delicious breakfast of local produce and enjoy a special ‘Lake Barrine’ coffee or local tea at the charming 80 year old lakeside teahouse amongst beautiful terraced gardens overlooking the Lake.
  • A RAINFOREST BOUNTY MORNING TEA –  Next stop we are heading to the scenic outskirts of the Historic rural town of Malanda to a private property to taste their signature condiments utilising locally grown Davidson (Ooray) plum, lemon aspen (rainforest citrus), lillypilly (rainforest berries) and rainforest (Boonjie) tamarind in traditional artisanal recipes infused with the unique qualities of Australian rainforest fruits. We also get to taste a native fruit cocktail and whilst overlooking the delightful Johnston River from their River Pavilion.
  • AUSTRALIAN PLATYPUS PARK -GOURMET LUNCH –   We take a wonder down to see the Platypus in this magnificent setting then sit down to enjoy flavoured handcrafted smoked products, combined with a unique blend of local Australian native herbs and spices. These tasty treats are all produced in-house using only the freshest quality ingredients and include Crocodile, Red Claw (Yabby) and Kangaroo with fresh local salads topped off with a ‘Tarzali Lakes’ boutique beer, Dragon Fruit cider, Lemon Myrtle tea and some tastings of the Murdering Point Winery range
  • GALLO DAIRYLAND CHEESE PLATTER & CHOCOLATE TASTING  –   We now head towards the historic village of Atherton. Driving through this thriving hub, a patchwork of amazing farmland and rolling green hills appear before us. We are on our way to a fully operational dairy farm spread across 1000 acres of rich red volcanic soil with delicious handcrafted chocolates and a gourmet cheese factory.  Here we will have a selection of their delicious cheeses and irresistible Swiss style filled chocolates that are a work of art whilst gazing out over the picturesque landscape. Meet some friendly animals before heading back to Mareeba through a variety of diverse crops. 
  • THE HUMPY NUT WORLD TROPICAL FRUITS & NUTS TASTING –  We now head through a patchwork of amazing farmland, diverse crops and rolling green hills for a tasting and shopping treat. We stop at ‘The Humpy’, the best place to go to for freshly harvested Atherton Tablelands produce straight from the growers. From vegetables to tropical fruits and hundreds of different varieties of nuts, dried fruits locally produced jams and sauces. Here we get to taste some seasonal fruits and many different flavours of hot local peanuts and macadamia nuts. 
  • MT UNCLE DISTILLERY LIQUEURS & SPIRITS TASTING –  Then just down the road we arrive at Australian Distiller of the year 2017, Mount Uncle Distillery, North Queensland’s first and only distillery. Here we taste some of their Award winning liqueurs and spirits. Then take a wander round this stunning property nestled in coffee and banana plantations, with beautiful gardens and friendly animals.
  • EMERALD CREEK ICECREAMERY –  Our last stop is Emerald Creek Ice creamery a family-owned business Positioned on 2.15ha on the Kennedy Highway between Mareeba and Kuranda. Their Ice-cream is made on-site in their factory using pure cream and full cream milk. Sorbets (dairy free, full fruit) also made on-site using local Tablelands fruit.  Set on the balcony of their property we enjoy a cup of Jaques coffee and delicious scones with homemade strawberry and blueberry jam and cream and have a tasting of ice cream or sorbet unique to them. 
We return to the city after the culinary experiences.
Dinner is on your own tonight.
Overnight stay at Hotel, Breakfast & Dinner Included 
 
Today, your journey transitions from the tropical allure of Cairns to the sophisticated urban charm of Sydney, where luxury and scenic beauty await at every turn.
 
Morning: Transfer to CNS Airport for Flight to Sydney
 
Your day begins with a convenient transfer to Cairns Airport, setting off towards the iconic cityscapes of Sydney. Upon arrival, be greeted by the warm hospitality of your local guide, who will escort you to your exquisite accommodation, the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth. Renowned for its elegant fusion of heritage and sophistication, the Sofitel offers a luxurious sanctuary in the heart of the city.
Evening: Captain Cook Gold Penfolds Dinner Cruise
 
As dusk paints the Sydney skyline, a brief 7-minute stroll from the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth brings you to Circular Quay, the departure point for an evening of unparalleled elegance on the Captain Cook Gold Penfolds Dinner Cruise.
 
Step aboard the distinguished MV Sydney 2000 and be welcomed with a reception on the top deck, where priority boarding and upper deck Gold seating await to elevate your experience from the outset. The harmonious strains of live music set the tone for an evening where every detail is curated for your delight.
 
Embark on a gastronomic journey with a six-course degustation menu, each dish a testament to culinary artistry, meticulously paired with Penfolds’ gold selection of private bin and vintage wines. As the cruise glides through the waters, the sparkling city lights and iconic landmarks of Sydney provide a mesmerizing backdrop to your dining experience.
 
The Gold Penfolds Dinner Cruise is not just a meal but a celebration of Sydney’s charm and Penfolds’ legacy of winemaking excellence. The carefully selected wines, dating back to 1844, embody the spirit of celebration and the constant quest for perfection, ensuring that each sip complements the symphony of flavors on your plate.
 
After a night of sensory indulgence, a gentle walk along the picturesque harbor guides you back to the refined comfort of the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth. Here, the blend of timeless elegance and modern luxury provides a serene conclusion to your Sydney evening.
 Overnight stay at Hotel, Breakfast & Lunch Included
 
Set off on a captivating journey to the Hunter Valley, the land traditionally owned by the Wonnarua People. Renowned for its rich heritage and as Australia’s most famous Semillon region, the Hunter Valley promises a day of indulgence and discovery.
 
Hunter Valley – A Tapestry of Taste and Tradition
Nestled against the majestic Brokenback Range and cooled by gentle ocean breezes, the Hunter Valley is a scenic drive north of Sydney, near Newcastle. Over 130 wineries dot this lush landscape, making it a world leader in exquisite dry white wines, especially the acclaimed Hunter Valley Semillon. The wines here, celebrated for their lightness and perfect harmony with food, are the product of a viticultural legacy that dates back to the 1820s.
 
Icons of the Hunter Valley – A Curated Wine Experience
Your expedition traverses three of the Hunter Valley’s most esteemed vineyards: Audrey Wilkinson, Brokenwood, and Tyrrell’s. Each vineyard promises an exclusive insight into their unique wine experiences, offering a deep dive into the artistry and tradition of their winemaking.
 
Itinerary Highlights:
 
Tyrrell’s: Immerse yourself in over 160 years of winemaking history. Discover the family’s dedication to the craft through a curated tasting of their most iconic and award-winning wines, including aged releases meticulously preserved in the family’s private cellar.
 
Brokenwood: The journey continues to Brokenwood, a testament to the evolution of winemaking from a passionate hobby to a revered label. Engage in a wine and food flight in ‘The Match’ room, where a selection of wines is thoughtfully paired with bite-sized canapés, reflecting the season’s best produce. This is followed by a sumptuous banquet-style lunch, offering a blend of shared main courses, sides, and desserts.
 
Audrey Wilkinson: Conclude your exploration at this picturesque winery. Begin with a self-guided tour of the on-site museum before indulging in a fortified and fromage tasting experience. Guided by an in-house wine expert, sample premium wines, and enjoy exclusive barrel tastings of maturing fortified wines, perfectly paired with a selection of exquisite local cheeses.
 
After a day immersed in the sensory delights of the Hunter Valley, your journey winds back to the city, carrying with it the rich flavors and memories of an exceptional winery experience. The evening is yours to relax and reflect, with dinner at your leisure, offering the perfect opportunity to explore the local culinary scene.
 Overnight stay at Hotel, Breakfast & Dinner Included 
 
Embark on an immersive journey through Sydney’s cultural heart and soul, complemented by a sumptuous evening of culinary delights in the vibrant Surry Hills.
Morning: The Rocks Aboriginal Dreaming Tour (Illi Langi)
  • Begin your day with a deeply enriching 90-minute walkabout with an Aboriginal guide in The Rocks. This tour is not just a walk; it’s a journey into the Dreamtime, the culture of Aboriginal People.
  • Experience the rich tapestry of the Aboriginal people’s saltwater heritage within Sydney Harbor. Your guide will unravel the authentic history of land and water use, and the profound spiritual connection to the adjoining waterways and foreshores.
  • Discover the seamless blend of Dreamtime Southern X text into Sydney’s modern landscape and learn how contemporary Aboriginal society thrives in the heart of cosmopolitan Sydney. This tour is an enlightening exploration of belonging to Country, drawing wisdom from the world’s oldest living cultures.
Mid-Morning: Guided Tour of the Sydney Opera House
  • Venture inside the iconic sails of the Sydney Opera House on a one-hour guided tour. Marvel at this architectural and engineering masterpiece, a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site celebrated worldwide.
  • Uncover the inspirations and challenges behind Danish architect Jorn Utzon’s revolutionary design. Explore the majestic theatres and foyers, feel the world-famous shell tiles, and marvel at the engineering marvels hidden within this living, breathing structure.
  • Your tour extends beyond the public areas, offering rare vantage points and insights into the creation and ongoing legacy of the Sydney Opera House.
Lunch Break
  • Take some time  on your own to enjoy lunch at your leisure, exploring local eateries and savoring Sydney’s diverse culinary offerings.
Afternoon: Bondi Beach
  • Continue your day with a visit to the iconic Bondi Beach. Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere, take in the stunning coastal views, and perhaps dip your toes into the famous waters.
Evening: 4-Course Progressive Dinner in Surry Hills
  • As dusk settles, embark on a culinary journey through the trendy streets of Surry Hills. Your dining adventure begins at Eileen’s Bar, a cozy spot nestled amidst grand Victorian terraces.
  • Stroll down Crown Street, where the pulse of Surry Hills comes to life. With a diverse array of cuisines from Italy, France, and the Middle East, Surry Hills is a gastronome’s delight. Savor the elegance of restored pubs, on-trend cafes, and restaurants, each offering a unique dining experience.
  • Let the relaxed vibe of Surry Hills envelop you, as you indulge in a 4-course progressive dinner, a celebration of flavor and community in this fashionable neighborhood.
As the evening winds down, a comfortable transfer will take you back to your hotel, where you can reflect on the day’s rich tapestry of cultural and culinary experiences.
Overnight stay at Hotel, Breakfast & Dinner Included
 
Today presents a splendid opportunity for you to embrace the vibrant spirit of Sydney at your own pace. With no scheduled activities during the day, you have the freedom to craft your own adventure in this dynamic city.
 
Day at Leisure in Sydney
Delve into the heart of Sydney as you explore its iconic landmarks, hidden gems, and bustling neighborhoods. Whether you’re drawn to the allure of shopping in the chic boutiques, relaxing in the tranquil Royal Botanic Gardens, or soaking up the sun at one of the city’s stunning beaches, the day is yours to enjoy as you wish.
 
Immerse yourself in Sydney’s rich cultural scene with a visit to museums and art galleries, or simply wander through the city’s charming streets, discovering cozy cafes and local markets along the way.
 
Evening: Farewell Degustation Dinner
As the day transitions into evening, prepare for a memorable culinary experience as we bid farewell to Australia. Gather for a sophisticated 4-5 course degustation dinner at a renowned restaurant, yet to be announced.
 
Each course is a masterpiece, meticulously crafted to showcase the finest local ingredients and culinary techniques. Paired with a glass of exquisite wine, this dinner is not just a meal but a celebration of Australian cuisine and the wonderful experiences shared throughout your journey.
 
Savor each dish, share stories with your fellow travelers, and raise a glass to the unforgettable moments that have defined your time in Australia.
 
This evening of fine dining provides the perfect finale to your Australian adventure, allowing you to reflect on the journey and the many treasures this incredible country has offered.
Breakfast included
 
On your final day, a seamless transfer has been arranged to escort you from your hotel to the SYD International Airport. This thoughtful arrangement ensures that your departure is as comfortable and stress-free as the entirety of your journey has been.
 
Hotel Departure: Your transfer will be scheduled according to your flight time, ensuring ample time for check-in and airport formalities. You’ll be picked up directly from your hotel, allowing you a hassle-free journey to the airport.
 
Arrival at SYD International Airport: Upon arrival at the airport, you’ll have time to proceed through security, perhaps browse the duty-free shops one last time, or simply relax and reflect on your memorable time in Australia.
 
This transfer service is designed to provide a smooth and efficient conclusion to your trip, ensuring that your final moments in Australia are as enjoyable as the rest of your stay. Safe travels!

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