Day By Day Itinerary
DAY 01 : MELBOURNE
Arrive Melbourne Airport meet and transfer to Hotel. Day free at your own. Overnight at Melbourne Hotel.
DAY 02: CITY TOUR OF MELBOURNE ON HOP ON HOP OFF BUS
Proceed for city tour of Melbourne by using Hop on Hop Off Pass ( 24 Hrs ) :- Board the bus at Stop No. 1 to start your hop-on, hop-off bus tour. Explore the vibrant city of Melbourne at your own pace. See the city’s major attractions, bustling laneways, cafes and beaches by simply hopping on and off at the stops and visiting places of your choice. With 2 routes covering 25 stops, this tour provides the perfect introduction to the cultural capital of Australia. Hop off the bus at Federation Square, home to major cultural attractions, events, tourism experiences and restaurants, bars and specialty stores. Explore Chinatown, the longest continuous Chinese settlement in the Western World. Ride the Melbourne Star, a giant Ferris wheel in the Waterfront City of Melbourne and see over 250 species of wildlife at the Melbourne zoo. The options are endless! Some of the main attractions covered by the City Tour Route which covers around 15 stops and the St. Kilda Tour Route which covers around 15 routes. Some of the main attractions covered by both the routes are : • Melbourne Aquarium • Etihad Stadium • Queen Victoria Market • Melbourne Zoo • Cathedral Place • Shrine of Remembrance • Crown Casino • South Melbourne Beach • The Esplanade • Art Centre You can hop off the bus at any of the stops to end the tour. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 03: FULL DAY GREAT OCEAN ROAD WITH RAINFOREST
Coach will pick you up from your hotel to commence a 1 Day Great Ocean Road and Rainforest Tour. The Great Ocean Road traverses over 200 km's of spectacular coastline with jaw-dropping ocean views and ancient rainforests. Spend the day with our experienced local guides to discover some of our favourite spots, take a stroll to find wild koalas, and join in a guided walk through the rainforest surrounded by giant mountain ash trees. Our day tours include a visit to the iconic rock formations known as the 12 Apostles. Browse the shops, buy an ice-cream at the award winning ice cream shop or take a walk along the beach! Tour concludes at approximately 9:00pm, at which time hotel drop offs will commence. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 04 : MELBOURNE - GOLD COAST
Check out and and transfer to Melbourne Airport for your flight to Gold Coast. Arrive Gold Coast and transfer to Hotel. Rest of the time free at your own to explore the Gold Coast. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 05: DREAM WORLD THEME PARK
Today transfer to Dream World . You'll enjoy more than 40 rides and attractions including the park’s famous Big 8 Thrill Rides, Wiggles World, the all new DreamWorks Experience. Don't miss the exciting live shows, a host of characters plus more than 500 native Australian animals, there is something for everyone at Dream world. Return to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 06 : SEA WORLD THEME PARK
Enjoy Seaworld at Gold Coast. Seaworld is one of the most popular theme parks in Gold coast. The emphasis is on educational animal encounters at Sea World, with the interactive fun of dolphin adventures a particular highlight. Watch polar bears in action, go on a seal safari, see performing dolphins, and meet Bert and Ernie at Sesame Street Beach. Sea World is not just about wild life, it's also the home of roller-coaster action on Jet Rescue. Ride the Bermuda Triangle, lose your lunch on the Corkscrew Rollercoaster, splash down on the Viking's Revenge, or take to the high seas on the Pirate Ship. Return to Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 07 : MOVIE WORLD THEME PARK
Meet with our representative at your hotel and transfer to Movie World. The park contains various movie-themed rides and attractions ranging from motion simulators to roller coasters and slow river rides. There are a number of active film studios within the Movie World complex. House of Wax, the first Scooby-Doo film, the 2003 Peter Pan film, Ghost Ship. Return back to hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 08 : GOLD COAST - HAMILTON
Check-out and transfer to Gold Coast Airport for your flight to Hamilton. Arrive Hamilton and Transfer to Resort. Check-in. Day Free & Overnight at Resort.
DAY 09 : GREAT BARRIER REEF TOUR WITH LUNCH
Board your Cruise Whitsundays Reef vessel to commence a full day Great Barrier Reef Adventure. Cruise through the Whitsunday Islands enroute to Hardy Reef where you spend over 3 hours on the reef pontoon. The pontoon offers undercover seating and tables, sun decks, freshwater showers and changing rooms. There are a range of activities available including an underwater viewing chamber, semi-submersible rides for coral viewing and full use of snorkelling equipment and wetsuits, as well as presentations by reef experts. Optional activities are also available including certified and introductory scuba diving and helicopter scenic flights (all optional activities at own expense). Enjoy lunch on board. Cruise concludes at approximately 05.00pm at Hamilton Island Marina. Overnight at Hamilton.
DAY 10 : HALF DAY ISLANDS & WHITEHAVEN BEACH
Board your Cruise Whitsundays vessel at Hamilton Island Marina to commence an afternoon Whitsunday Islands and Whitehaven Beach cruise. Your cruise vessel has expansive seating areas inside and out and your skipper will provide an informative commentary on the history and natural wonders of the area. Cruise through the Whitsunday Islands to the world famous Whitehaven Beach. Afternoon tea is included onboard. The crystal clear aqua waters and pristine white silica sand stretch for over seven kilometres along Whitsunday Island, the largest of the 74 islands in the Whitsundays. Enjoy time to wander along the beach to your own secluded stretch, laze on the beach or swim in the azure waters. Transfer back to Hamilton Island, where cruise concludes at approximately 05.00pm.
DAY 11 : HAMILTON - SYDNEY
Check-out from Hotel & transfer to Hamilton Airport for your flight to Sydney. Arrive Sydney Airport & transfer to Hotel. Check-in. Day Free & Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 12 : HALF DAY CITY TOUR OF SYDNEY
Join the city tour of Sydney. See points of interest including The Rocks, Sydney Opera House and visit Mrs Macquaries Chair for superb views of the harbour and city skyline. Journey to Bondi Beach, Australia's most famous surf beach, where you can wander along the shoreline and dip your toes into the cool ocean. Next stop is the entrance of Sydney Harbour, known as the Gap. A dramatic ocean cliff on the eastern coast of Sydney, the Gap provides breathtaking views of the coastline. Return to Sydney through the famous suburbs of Double Bay, Paddington and Kings Cross. Tour concludes at approximately 11.45am and you may disembark at either Darling Harbour or Circular Quay.
DAY 13 : BLUE MOUNTAINS TOUR WITH WILDLIFE PARK & CRUISE
Pick up from your hotel to commence a full day Blue Mountains tour. Travel over the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge and head west towards the Blue Mountains. Visit the quaint village of Leura to purchase morning tea (own expense), then head to Scenic World and enjoy views of the Jamison Valley. You may choose to ride the Railway, Cableway or Skyway (own expense). Next stop is Echo Point to take in the spectacular views of the Megalong and Jamison Valleys across to the Three Sisters. Learn about the Aboriginal dreamtime legend of this rock formation. Stop at Waradah Aboriginal Centre (entry at own expense), then head to Featherdale Wildlife Park for the opportunity to get up close with our native wildlife. Hand feed kangaroos, wallabies, emus and enjoy a face to face encounter with a friendly koala. End the day with a relaxing cruise down the Parramatta River to Sydney Harbour, admiring the waterside suburbs and scenery along the way. Disembark at either Darling Harbour or Circular Quay. Tour concludes at approximately 6.00pm. Overnight at Hotel.
DAY 14: DEPARTURE
Check Out from Hotel and transfer to Sydney Airport for your onward flight.