(Including tickets for India-New Zealand match during Women T20 World Cup, 2020)
18th - 28th February 2020
Australia is a vast country with diverse natural resources & the interplay of mixed cultures. From wild southern beaches, sunbaked deserts, to tropical rain-forests, it has everything to mesmerize the tourists. Australians are a fun loving tribe who enjoy adventure & sport. This tour is specially curated for those explorers whose quest for new vistas of natural wonders & adventures is the guiding principle for undertaking travel. During this tour we shall explore the vibrant cities of Sydney & Melbourne, and enjoy sunny beaches of east coast from Fraser island to Rainbow beach, coupled with a sojourn through the tropical rain-forest & the Unesco heritage ‘Great Barrier Reef’ at Cairns. We shall round off the tour with a memorable drive on the Great Ocean Road from Melbourne. And finally the icing on the cake: Cheering the Indian Women’s cricket team in the T20 world cup match against New Zealand (A Class tickets for the match included).
|DAY 0||Depart from your home city in India, by flight to Sydney|
|DAY 1||Arrive early morning in Sydney & transfer to Hotel in CBD, Sydney. Undertake the Bondi Beach & Sydney sights half day tour. Spend the evening at the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge & the Opera. You can also watch the show at the opera (optional)|
|DAY 2||Today we shall undertake a full day tour of Blue Mountains, Scenic World (including cruise). A UNESCO World Heritage Site covering an area of around 3,861 square miles (10,000 square kilometers), the Blue Mountains region is a popular day-trip destination from Sydney. Featuring tall forests, sandstone cliffs, dramatic canyons, and scenic lookouts and waterfalls, the area is a paradise for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts.|
|DAY 3||After breakfast we board the morning flight to Hervey Bay, on East Coast, Queensland & settle down in the hotel. Enjoy the beauty of this small town: Walk along the beach to the Ulangan Pier or enjoy a lazy afternoon at Hervey Bay Botanical gardens.|
|DAY 4||Today we shall discover Fraser Island's highlights on a full-day tour with an experienced guide. Fraser Island, off Australia’s eastern Queensland coast, is the world's largest sand island, stretching over 120km. The tour includes time to swim in pristine lakes, hit the beach, and explore the rainforest. Visit iconic spots including Lake McKenzie, Eli Creek, Seventy-Five Mile Beach, Central Station, Wanggoolba Creek, the Maheno shipwreck and the Pinnacles. Learn about the animal and plant life both on land and in the ocean, where dolphins, dugong, sharks and humpback whales can be spotted.|
|DAY 5||After breakfast, we are ready to undertake a scenic road trip to Brisbane (290 km) to catch our afternoon flight to Cairns. En-route stop at the scenic Rainbow beach. Take the afternoon flight to Cairns, settle down in the hotel.|
|DAY 6||Today we shall explore the Great Barrier Reef and a lush island rain forest on a full-day catamaran tour to Green Island from Cairns. Create your own perfect day on this protected coral cay with a variety of activities including snorkeling, scuba diving, Seawalking, nature walks and tours on a glass-bottom boat. Upgrade to include a delicious buffet lunch on board the catamaran or a ride in a semi-submarine. It’s a fantastic way to discover the underwater wonders of the world’s most famous reef!|
|DAY 7||Today we shall enjoy a day trip from Cairns to Kuranda on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway, and return via the Kuranda Scenic Railway. Alternatively, make the 1-way journey by railway and return by skyrail. Enjoy a tranquil ride as you soar above the rainforest canopy, with views from Cairns all the way to the Great Barrier Reef, and spend free time in Kuranda Village.|
|DAY 8||After breakfast we board the flight to Melbourne & settle down in the hotel. Melbourne is the coastal capital of the southeastern Australian state of Victoria. At the city's centre is the modern Federation Square development, with plazas, bars, and restaurants by the Yarra River. Later in the day watch the Phillip Island Penguin Parade on this evening tour from Melbourne. See the nightly ritual of these beloved fairy penguins waddling from the ocean to their burrows in the sand. Phillip Island is home to one of the world’s largest colonies of some of the world’s smallest penguins.|
|DAY 9||Today we enjoy the breathtaking sights of long sandy beaches and dramatic cliffs on this guided, full-day tour of Australia’s Great Ocean Road. See some of the most spectacular coastal scenery on Earth, including the Twelve Apostles limestone stacks and the Gibson's Steps, site of a historic cliff lines. Bushwalk in Great Otway National Park, and try out your koala-spotting skills at Kennett River.|
|DAY10||Today morning you have the unique opportunity to discover the city’s most outstanding sights and memorable sightseeing destinations. This three and a half hour tour, accompanied by a knowledgeable English speaking driver guide, introduces you to this incredible city, giving you a glimpse into its history, modern cosmopolitan world, and its local culture. Later you shall be dropped at the ‘Junction Oval’ to witness the Women’s T20 World Cup Match (India vs New Zealand)|
|DAY11||Enjoy your last day of the tour with a stroll along the river or last minute shopping before boarding the flight back to your home town.|
INCLUSIONS & EXCLUSIONS:
3*/4* hotels with breakfast (10 Nights)
Travel by AC Car/ coach
All inclusive sightseeing as indicated
A Class tickets for T20 World Cup Match (India Vs. New Zealand)
Air Tickets (including domestic flights)
Expenses of personal nature
Meals other than breakfast
Visa & Travel insurance (assistance will be provided)
2N Hervey Bay/ Fraser Island
DEL-SYD 17/2, MEL-DEL 28/2 (THAI/ SINGAPORE)
SYD-HVB 20/2, BNE-CNS 22/2, CNS-MEL 25/2
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120 days prior to arrival
10% of the Tour
120 - 61 days prior to arrival
25% of the Tour
60 - 31 days prior to arrival
40% of the Tour
30 - 07 days prior to arrival
75% of the Tour
06 days - 72 hours prior to arrival
90% of the Tour
Less than 72 hours or No Show
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