Australia's Reef, Rock & Rainforest

  • Melbourne
  • Uluru (Ayers Rock)
  • Cairns
  • Hamilton Island
  • Sydney
  • 14 nights from
  • £1,555 per person
  • Trip Code: MC-1043

Holiday Overview

Australia's Reef, Rock & Rainforest - a superb Australia Multi Centre Holiday.

 

This extensive multi-centre tour crams some of the most famous sights of Australia into 2 weeks. The cities of Melbourne and Sydney contrast with the rugged natural beauty of the Red Centre, the lush Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef. To maximise the experience, we have also included day trips to the 12 Apostles near Melbourne, and the Blue Mountains near Sydney.

14 nights 15 Days

Start; Melbourne

Finish; Sydney

States Visited; Victoria, Northern Territory, Queensland, New South Wales.

Highlights;

Melbourne & the Great Ocean Road

Ayers Rock and a unique outback dining experience

The Great Barrier Reef & tropical rainforest

The beautiful Whitsunday Islands

Sydney and the Blue Mountains

Excludes : International & Domestic flights

Australia's Reef, Rock & Rainforest includes:

  • 3 nights accommodation in Melbourne
  • Great Ocean Road Tour
  • 2 nights accommodation in Ayers Rock
  • Sounds of Silence Dining Experience
  • 3 nights accommodation in Cairns
  • Great Barrier Reef excursion
  • Daintreee Rainforest Tour
  • 3 nights accommodation on Hamilton Island
  • Whithaven Beach excursion
  • 3 nights accommodation in Sydney
  • Blue Mountains Tour
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Day 1 - Arrive Melbourne

Arrive in Melbourne, check into your chosen hotel and spend the rest of the day at leisure.

Featured accommodation

Quality Hotel Batman's Hill On Collins

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Rydges Melbourne

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Day 2 - Melbourne

Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore cosmopolitan Melbourne. There are many optional tours and excursions available, please ask your consultant for details.

Featured accommodation

Quality Hotel Batman's Hill On Collins

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Rydges Melbourne

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Day 3 - Melbourne & The Great Ocean Road

Take a full day tour to enjoy The Great Ocean Road, one of Australia’s most scenic drives. Travel along the Shipwreck Coast and view the mighty 12 Apostles.

Featured accommodation

Quality Hotel Batman's Hill On Collins

Enhance your experience

Rydges Melbourne

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Day 4 - Melbourne - Ayers Rock

Take the 3 hour flight into Australia’s Red Centre and the resort of Ayers Rock. Tonight, enjoy the sounds of silence dining experience, a truly unique outback experience.

Featured accommodation

The Lost Camel Hotel - Ayers Rock Resort

Enhance your experience

Sails in the Desert

Unmissable Experiences

Sounds of Silence

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Day 5 - Ayers Rock

Enjoy a full day at leisure to explore the Red Centre, there are a wide variety of optional tours available, please ask your consultant for details.

Featured accommodation

The Lost Camel Hotel - Ayers Rock Resort

Enhance your experience

Sails in the Desert

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Day 6 - Ayers Rock - Cairns

Take the 2.5 hour flight back to the coast and tropical Queensland. Spend the rest of the day at leisure in Cairns.

Featured accommodation

Mantra Esplanade

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Shangri La Hotel

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Day 7 - Cairns & The Great Barrier Reef

Take a full day tour to the iconic Great Barrier Reef, one of Australia’s most famous and must-see destinations.

Featured accommodation

Mantra Esplanade

Enhance your experience

Shangri La Hotel

Unmissable Experiences

Great Barrier Reef Cruise

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Day 8 - Cairns & The Rainforest

Enjoy a full day tour to Cape Tribulation and the Daintree, the world’s oldest Rainforest.

Featured accommodation

Mantra Esplanade

Enhance your experience

Shangri La Hotel

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Day 9 - Cairns - Hamilton Island

Take the short flight to Hamilton Island, a jewel in the Whitsunday Island group. Spend 3 nights enjoying the fine beaches and inviting waters.

Featured accommodation

Reef View Hotel

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Beach Club, Hamilton Island

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Day 10 - Hamilton Island & Whitehaven Beach

Take a full day tour to view the stunningly photogenic Whitehaven Beach and Hill Inlet. A superb natural asset, Whitehaven Beach is 98% pure silica (quartz), which gives it its dazzling white colour.

Featured accommodation

Reef View Hotel

Enhance your experience

Beach Club, Hamilton Island

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Day 11 - Hamilton Island

Enjoy a full day of leisure on Hamilton Island

Featured accommodation

Reef View Hotel

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Beach Club, Hamilton Island

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Day 12 - Hamilton Island - Sydney

Journey onwards to Sydney and its Iconic skyline. Spend the evening at leisure, perhaps go for a walk in The Rocks, Sydney’s oldest neighbourhood and enjoy one of its many cafes and bars.

Featured accommodation

Rydges Sydney Harbour

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Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney

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Day 13 - Sydney & The Blue Mountains

Take a full day tour to the Blue Mountains, your guide will take you off the beaten track to visit remote lookout locations and discuss the history, flora and fauna of this magnificent region.

Featured accommodation

Rydges Sydney Harbour

Enhance your experience

Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney

Unmissable Experiences

AEA Blue Mountains Deluxe Day

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Day 14 - Sydney

Spend a full day exploring Sydney at your own pace.

Featured accommodation

Rydges Sydney Harbour

Enhance your experience

Shangri-La Hotel, Sydney

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Day 15 - Sydney

Today the itinerary concludes in Sydney.

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