• 9 Days Taste Of Sydney and Melbourne

    Live the outdoor lifestyle in Sydney and Melbourne, tour the hazy Blue Mountains and drive the Great Ocean Road. Wind your way through the wineries of the Yarra Valley, and all this in intimate small groups with like-minded individuals seeking in-depth experiences and quality. (Photo credit: Tourism Australia)
  • 9 Days Taste Of Sydney and Melbourne

    Live the outdoor lifestyle in Sydney and Melbourne, tour the hazy Blue Mountains and drive the Great Ocean Road. Wind your way through the wineries of the Yarra Valley, and all this in intimate small groups with like-minded individuals seeking in-depth experiences and quality. (Photo credit: bothfeet)
  • 9 Days Taste Of Sydney and Melbourne

    Live the outdoor lifestyle in Sydney and Melbourne, tour the hazy Blue Mountains and drive the Great Ocean Road. Wind your way through the wineries of the Yarra Valley, and all this in intimate small groups with like-minded individuals seeking in-depth experiences and quality.
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9 days
From AED10,810/Adult

Itinerary

  • Day 01 - Dubai / Sydney
     Fly  Dubai / Sydney EK  412 1015/0605 +1 (13hr 50min) - Daily

    Upon arrival you will be met and transferred to your hotel. (Early check-in subject to hotel’s discretion). Enjoy this afternoon at leisure or choose one of the following options:

    Optional Activities

    1. Taste of Sydney on Bike: Enjoy stunning harbour views as we pedal past Circular Quay, the piers at Walsh Bay, Darling Harbour, Hyde Park, and the Royal Botanic Gardens. Helmets, bicycle mounted bag, ponchos, bag storage included. (2.5hours, starting at 2.15pm or 3.15pm. Join in basis - Max 20 persons; child bikes available)

    2. Sydney Bridge Climb: Climb to the summit of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, day, or night! A Climb Leader escorts each group of Climbers, while delivering commentary on the history of the Harbour Bridge and interesting facts about Sydney. (3.5hours, Join in basis - Max 14 persons; allows children 10 years and above)

    3. The Rocks by Night: An Insider Perspective: Walk into back alleys of the Rocks and delve into Sydney’s oldest neighbourhood. Hear stories of the powerful black market rum trade and how it led up to The Rum Rebellion.Hop between pubs and top it off with a Aussie BBQ! (4hours, Join in basis - Max 12 persons; no children below 18 years old; Operates daily except Mon)
  • Day 02 - Sydney

    Today, choose between one of the two:

    1) Sydney Harbour Kayak Adventure with Picnic lunch
    Duration: 4 hours; starting at 9.45am - 2.30pm; includes hotel pickup/drop-off, operates daily

    Children: 8 years and above only
    Group size: Max 16 persons; suitable for beginners

    Enjoy a guided kayak adventure on Sydney's inner harbour offering fantastic views of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. Take a break for a delicious picnic lunch in a pretty location. Embark on this adventure with a professional kayaking guide in state-of-the-art dagger double sea kayaks.

    2) Essentials of Sydney
    Duration: 6 hours; 10am – 4pm ; includes hotel pickup/drop-off, operates daily
    Group size: Max 12 persons

    Tour the historic Rocks precinct, followed by the botanical gardens and Macquarie Street and walk on the harbour’s edge. Enjoy lunch at the premier Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, then continue on to Darling Point and Bondi. Return to Sydney via the vibrant Oxford Street and Paddington.

    Meals included: Breakfast, lunch

  • Day 03 - Sydney / Blue Mountains

    Blue Mountains on 4WD with outdoor lunch and EcoGuide
    Duration: 9 hours; 7.15am – 4.30 pm; includes hotel pickup/drop-off

    Group size: Max 16 persons, operates Daily

    On this unique tour, you'll travel off road where the tourist buses can't go and venture into the heart of the Blue Mountains wilderness. See the Three Sisters like most tourists or locals never see them, magnificent rainforests, waterfalls and spectacular cliffs

    Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

  • Day 04 - Blue Mountains / Melbourne

    Have an easy morning. At noon, meet your private driver and be transferred to Sydney Airport (Approx 2 hours) for your flight to Melbourne.

     Fly  Sydney/Melbourne QF 439  1400/1535 – Daily (1h 35m)
     Or   VA 808  1200/1335 – Daily (1h 35m)


    On arrival, your private driver will take you to your hotel in Melbourne.

    Meals included: Breakfast

  • Day 05 - Melbourne

    Today, choose from 1 of the 3 options below:

    1) Melbourne in a Nutshell
    Duration: 3hours; Starting at 8.30am Group size: Max 12 persons

    Operates Daily

    Be amazed by the buildings and history surrounding the city as well as current events. Enjoy a walk in the park, visit the Cathedral, Victoria Market and the Olympic Boulevard. Relax and have a coffee then enjoy the spectacular views from the Eureka Skydeck 88!

    2) Melbourne on Bikes with Lunch
    Duration: 4hours; 10am; No hotel pick-up/drop-offs Group size: Max 20 persons

    Operates Daily

    Meeting Point: Federation Square beside the Riverland bar at Rentabike hire shop

    Children below 12 years not catered to

    Explore Melbourne's grooviest streets, parks, shops, cafes, hidden laneways and multicultural neighbourhoods on bike! Experience real Melbourne hospitality and sample some gourmet treats on this leisurely ride with a local guide.

    3) Backlanes and Alleys of Melbourne with Lunch
    Duration: 3hours; 10am; No hotel pick-up/drop-offs Group size: Max 8 persons

    Operates Daily except Sunday

    Children 14 years and below not catered to

    Meeting Point: Outside Time Out Cafe in Federation Square, Cnr Flinders and Swanston Street.

    Join us for a three hour walk through Melbourne's lanes and arcades, discover local designers and specialty retailers. A little history and attention to amazing architecture will certainly inspire!

    Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch (except for option 1)

  • Day 06 - Melbourne - Yarra Valley - Melbourne

    Epicurean Food & Wine in Yarra

    Duration: 8hours; Pick up at 10am Group size: Max 11 persons

    Operates Daily

    The Yarra Valley offers a unique food and wine experience. Visit De Bortoli Winery, Domaine Chandon Australia and Coldstream Hills Winery and taste their premium wines and local produce like cheese and fruit. Visit the Produce Store at Yering Station Winery, showcasing produce from the region. Enjoy lunch with sparkling wine and conclude the afternoon at the 100 year old Yarra Valley Dairy, sampling handmade farm cheeses and tasting wine at the adjacent Yarra Valley Wine Hub, a cellar door for producers of single vineyard wines.

    Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

  • Day 07 - Melbourne / Great Ocean Road

    2D1N Great Ocean Road In-depth

    Pick up at Melbourne Hotel: 8.30am Group size: Max 12 persons

    Operates on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays

    Luggage: 1 small overnight bag; please leave luggage in Melbourne City Hotel

    Start your journey along the spectacular Great Ocean Road at Torquay, winding your way along the cliffs and stopping at various places along the coast. Observe Australian native wildlife in the wild. After lunch, continue to the Great Otway National Park where you are taken on a 1km guided walk. Visit Apollo Bay before checking into Beacon Point Ocean View Villas - private self-contained villas.

    Meals included: Breakfast, Dinner

  • Day 08 - Great Ocean Road / Melbourne / Dubai

    After breakfast travel through the Otway ranges to the 'Shipwreck Coast' and be introduced to the strong Aboriginal heritage of the region with many tribes living prosperously around the coastline for thousands of years.

    Next, see the iconic 12 Apostles in the morning sun – before the crowd arrives! Continue to 'Loch Ard Gorge' and to a lesser known but highly impressive area of the Great Ocean Road west of Port Campbell before turning inland towards Melbourne arriving there around 6:00pm.Be dropped off at Melbourne city hotel and enjoy some time at leisure before the transfer to the airport for your flight home.

    Fly Melbourne/Dubai EK  407 2125/0530 +1 – Daily (14h 5m)

     

    Meals included: Breakfast

    Arrive in Dubai on Day 9.

    Suggestion: Great Ocean Road Private Chartered Helicopter Option

    Pressed for time? Replace the 2D1N Tour along the Great Ocean Road with a half day helicopter flight to the 12 Apostles!

    Charter a private helicopter which flies you from Melbourne to the 12 Apostles over the breathtaking coastline. Take walks and enjoy a picnic lunch at 12 Apostles for 2hours. Return to Melbourne City on your chartered helicopter, arriving at about 4pm and be transferred back to your hotel.

    Prices start at S$4000 per group (Max. 3 persons). Kindly enquire for more details!

     

    Extension – Great Walks Of Australia

    7d Great Ocean Walk - Or -4d 12 Apostles Walk

    Discover Australia’s Wild Beauty on the 104km Great Ocean Walk – an outstanding long distance walking track and have the 12 apostles all to yourself! The walk traverses the length of the Shipwreck Coast and Great Ocean Road, along the spectacular coastline between Apollo Bay and iconic Twelve Apostles. The trail is alive with native wildlife – fur seals, wallabies, koalas and more. Each night you return to the comfort of luxury eco villas and dine on fabulous regional food and wines!

    • Replace day tour of Great Ocean Road with an extended Hike
    • Choose from the 7D Great Ocean Walk or the 4D12 Apostles Walk
    • 15km of walking per day with option for longer or shorter walks
    • 7 Days (104km) or 4 days (52km)
    • Max 12 persons – fully guided
    • Starts and ends in Melbourne (Includes transfer in and out of Melbourne City/Airport)
    • Finish with a 12 Apostles Helicopter Flight
    • All nights lodges included
    • Scheduled departures – Sept to May
    • Walking boots/shoes required
    • Grading: Moderate
    • All meals inclusive
    • Non-alcoholic drinks
    • Walking gear hire
    • All entrance and national park fees
    • Vehicle support daily

 

 

 

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