Australia Tours & Itineraries

Explore 160 trips designed by local kimkim specialists to get ideas for your trip to Australia.

Explore Australia's vast landscapes with our meticulously planned itineraries designed for a range of experiences. If you'd like to visit the best-loved sites around Uluru and Alice Springs, consider a trip like this 5-day outback adventure. Those looking for a blend of beach relaxation and coastal adventure might opt for something similar to this weeklong trip to Gold Coast and Byron Bay, where you'll discover coveted surf spots and enjoy scenic drives. If you have 16 days in Australia, consider a trip like this ultimate Aussie journey that will take you from bustling cities and the outback to the Great Barrier Reef.

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Popular travel destinations in Australia
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Explore the Gold Coast's extensive coastline
Map of Gold Coast & Byron Bay - 7 Days
Gold Coast & Byron Bay - 7 Days

Enjoy the sun, surf, and sand on this week-long tour of Australia's famous Gold Coast and Byron Bay. Starting in Coolangatta, you'll head up the Gold Coast to Burleigh Heads, Broadbeach, and Surfers Paradise, where you'll enjoy golden beaches, world-class shopping, and a vibrant entertainment scene. End your stay in Byron Bay, taking in stunning sunsets, visiting organic farms, and meeting with friendly local artisans.

Australia's Twelve Apostles
Map of Melbourne to Great Ocean Road: Self Drive Tour - 5 Days
Melbourne to Great Ocean Road: Self Drive Tour - 5 Days

On this five-day self-drive trip, explore the coastal capital city of Melbourne and then hit the open road. One of Victoria's most scenic drives, Great Ocean Road provides plenty of exciting pit stops—explore the surfing town of Bells Beach, discover the waterfalls of Lorne, zipline through the Otway Ranges, and visit The Twelve Apostles rock formations. On the way back to Melbourne, do some sightseeing in Ballarat, known for its Gold Rush heritage and indigenous art.

Kangaroo crosses a dirt road in Western Australia
Map of The Best of Australia & New Zealand - 22 Days
The Best of Australia & New Zealand - 22 Days

Cover the spectrum of these two dynamic countries with this comprehensive itinerary. Start off in New Zealand, where you'll visit both the North and South islands to explore Maori culture, natural wonders, adventure sports, and more—sip wine on Waiheke island, hike at Aoraki, and cruise through Milford Sound. Then head to Australia, starting with the city sights in Melbourne before you meet the penguins of Phillip Island, stunning scenes of Uluru and the Great Barrier Reef, and urban streets of Sydney.

Coastal Walk in Australia
Map of Ultimate Australia - 16 Days
Ultimate Australia - 16 Days

This well-rounded 16-day tour of Australia's highlights is sure to delight any first time visitor. You'll explore the hidden laneways of artsy Melbourne and the famous landmarks of Sydney, learn about indigenous culture at Uluru in the country's Red Center, and discover tropical Queensland with an excursion to the Great Barrier Reef. Along the way, you'll meet kangaroos at Kangaroo Island, search for crocodiles at Kakadu National Park, and have free time to enjoy a few day trips of your choosing.

Port Douglas Beach
Map of Tropical North Queensland: Hamilton Island, Port Douglas, Cairns & More - 7 Days
Tropical North Queensland: Hamilton Island, Port Douglas, Cairns & More - 7 Days

Explore North Tropical Queensland on this seven-day tour. Begin in Hamilton Island and snorkel, sea kayak, play a round of golf, or relax. Then, take a cruise to Whitehaven Beach and learn the area's history. Next, journey to Port Douglas to enjoy a leisure day, a Daintree Rainforest tour, and an excursion to the Great Barrier Reef. The trip winds down in Cairns, with plenty of native animal exhibits to visit and a scenic ride up the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway.

Uluru at sunset
Map of Outback Adventure: Uluru & Alice Springs - 5 Days
Outback Adventure: Uluru & Alice Springs - 5 Days

Explore the Australian Outback on this eventful five-day journey. Begin in Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock, and discover the ancient Red Centre and its surroundings. Then, travel to Alice Springs to tour the art galleries and local sites, including Anza Hill and the Alice Springs Telegraph Station. Next, visit the red-hued West MacDonnell Ranges as a scenic sendoff.

Sydney
Map of Best of Melbourne, Sydney & Cairns - 7 Days
Best of Melbourne, Sydney & Cairns - 7 Days

On this weeklong trip to Australia, experience three different cities and several landmarks along the way. Begin in Melbourne, where you can enjoy local sightseeing, then travel the Great Ocean Road, which hosts scenic lookouts like The Twelve Apostles and Loch Ard. The next stop is Sydney, which includes a pub crawl and a day trip to the stunning Blue Mountains. The final leg takes you to Cairns, where the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park awaits, as well as a memorable finale at the world-famous Great Barrier Reef.

Gold Coast
Map of South East Queensland: Brisbane & Gold Coast - 5 Days
South East Queensland: Brisbane & Gold Coast - 5 Days

This five-day itinerary encompasses the best of South East Queensland. Begin in Brisbane with a trip to Mount Coot-Tha for beautiful views and a welcome toast. Then, explore the Australia Zoo with its many native exhibits, shows, and tours. Next, enjoy a free day in Gold Coast—take a walk through Burleigh Heads National Park Headlands, embark on the SkyPoint Climb excursion, or visit one of the many theme parks—followed by a visit to Mount Tambourine National Park.

Byron Bay
Map of The Best of Brisbane & the Gold Coast - 6 Days
The Best of Brisbane & the Gold Coast - 6 Days

Experience the best of Australia's less-visited yet beautiful East Coast. This includes highlights of Queensland, like the eclectic metropolis of Brisbane and the endless beaches and shimmering skyscrapers of the Gold Coast. You'll also take day trips to charming Byron Bay, visit a koala sanctuary, and go off-the-beaten path on self-drive road trips to rainforest-covered national parks.

Best of Australia’s East Coast: Melbourne, Sydney, Gold Coast, & Cairns - 14 Days
Map of Best of Australia’s East Coast: Melbourne, Sydney, Gold Coast, & Cairns - 14 Days
Best of Australia’s East Coast: Melbourne, Sydney, Gold Coast, & Cairns - 14 Days

Two weeks offers plenty of time to explore some of the best regions in Australia. Arrive in Melbourne and enjoy the funky, bohemian vibe of the city, along with some sightseeing and a free day. Then, travel to Sydney for a pub tour, and to explore the famous neighborhoods and iconic landmarks around Sydney Harbour. Next, tour Gold Coast, including an excursion to Mount Tambourine National Park, along with free time to surf and relax. The trip concludes in Cairns with two epic day trips to the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest.

Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast
Map of Ultimate Australia Self-Drive Tour - 20 Days
Ultimate Australia Self-Drive Tour - 20 Days

Explore the East Coast of Australia at your own pace on this 20-day self-drive tour. Stop in Sydney and the beautiful Gold Coast, learn to surf, and go hiking in the rainforest in Queensland. See unique Australian animals in the many nature preserves and enjoy the sun-soaked beaches on the coast. Snorkle to see the Great Barrier Reef, venture to the Australian outback to visit a sacred site, and go white-water rafting as you experience all Australia has to offer.

Cairns Lagoon
Map of Australia Highlights: Sydney, Cairns & the Outback - 7 Days
Australia Highlights: Sydney, Cairns & the Outback - 7 Days

Spend a week in three of Australia's eventful regions—Sydney, Uluru, and Cairns. Go sightseeing in Sydney, from The Rocks to Bondi Beach, then adventure through the stunning Blue Mountains region. Next, get a taste of The Outback in Uluru, where spectacular colors change from sunrise to sunset over Ayers Rock. Then, travel to Cairns to experience the world-famous Great Barrier Reef and an exciting journey across the Kuranda Scenic Railway.

Stop to check out the iconic Twelve Apostles along the Great Ocean Road
Map of Self-Drive Tour: From Melbourne to Adelaide - 14 Days
Self-Drive Tour: From Melbourne to Adelaide - 14 Days

Explore the natural beauty and diverse wildlife on this two-week coastal adventure of Victoria and South Australia. Starting and ending in Melbourne, you'll drive along Australia's southern edge navigating the Great Ocean Road and choosing to stop on your schedule until you reach Adelaide. Along the way, you'll discover dramatic rock formations like the famous Twelve Apostles, meet kangaroos and fur seals on Kangaroo Island, and learn about aboriginal culture in Grampians National Park.

Sydney Harbour Bridge
Map of Best of Eastern Australia: Sydney, Cairns, Gold Coast & Melbourne - 10 Days
Best of Eastern Australia: Sydney, Cairns, Gold Coast & Melbourne - 10 Days

On this 10-day adventure through Australia, discover four cities, along with several scenic day trips. Begin in Sydney to tour landmarks and areas like The Rocks, Sydney Harbour, and Bondi Beach, along with an excursion to the stunning Blue Mountains region. Then, enjoy a quick day in Cairns for an Indigenous experience, followed by two days in Gold Coast to tour the beaches and enjoy some thrills. The vacation ends in Melbourne to visit the funky pub scene, embark on a wildlife tour of Phillip Island, and take a guided road trip through Great Ocean Road.

Noah Beach where the Daintree Rainforest meets the ocean
Map of Highlights of Australia - 12 Days
Highlights of Australia - 12 Days

This 12-day highlights tour combines stunning natural settings and diverse wildlife with heart-stopping activities. You'll begin in Sydney before flying into the outback, ending your stay along the coast, where you'll divide your time between the rainforest and the Coral Sea. You'll hug koalas in Kuranda, watch whales off the coast of Sydney, snorkel part of the Great Barrier Reef, as well as hike in the Blue Mountains, and catch a sunset over Uluru.

Meet the local fauna at the Pinnacles Desert
Map of Perth for Families - 10 Days
Perth for Families - 10 Days

Featuring an energetic blend of city exploration and epic outdoor adventures, this 10-day itinerary is perfect for active families wishing to explore the sunshine capital of Australia and its nearby treasures. Discover Perth's iconic sights before embarking on an exhilarating boat ride to experience the wild beauty at Rottnest Island. Sandboard down desert dunes and marvel at the wonders of the Pinnacle Desert before journeying through the golden outback to visit 2.7 billion-year-old Wave Rock.

View of Sydney, Australia at Sunset
Map of Best of Australia: Melbourne to Sydney - 11 Days
Best of Australia: Melbourne to Sydney - 11 Days

This trip to Australia starts in Melbourne with city exploration, a scenic drive along Great Ocean Road, and a visit to the penguins of Phillip Island. Head to the center of the country to explore Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock, with sunrise hikes through the national park, stargazing tours, and the Field of Light art exhibit. End your trip in Sydney, where you'll cruise the harbor, tour historic neighborhoods, visit nearby beaches, and explore the Blue Mountains.

The view of Sydney
Map of Highlights of Sydney: Bondi Beach, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House & More - 5 Days
Highlights of Sydney: Bondi Beach, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House & More - 5 Days

This five-day Sydney itinerary provides an active adventure through New South Wales' capital city. Take a sightseeing tour of all the best neighborhoods and sites—The Rocks, Bondi Beach, Kings Cross, and Mrs Macquarie's Chair included. A day trip to The UNESCO World Heritage region of the Blue Mountains allows you to explore the outdoors and interact with animals. The trip concludes with a guided tour of the famed Sydney Opera House and a thrilling climbing excursion up Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Visit koalas on your Australian family vacation
Map of Australian Family Holiday: Brisbane & Gold Coast - 7 Days
Australian Family Holiday: Brisbane & Gold Coast - 7 Days

On this weeklong, family-friendly vacation to Australia, experience two different regions—Brisbane and Gold Coast. Upon landing in Brisbane, do some self-exploration, and take in welcome views together from Mount Coot-Tha. Then, board a relaxing river cruise to mingle with native animals at Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary, followed by more fauna fun at the Australia Zoo. Next, travel to Gold Coast to join an Aquaduck tour of the city, followed by a free day and an adventure to action-packed Movie World.

Qantas Founders Museum Longreach
Map of Queensland Outback - 11 Days
Queensland Outback - 11 Days

This educational 11-day itinerary explores a remote area of Australia for an adventure rarely experienced by the average traveler. Starting in Brisbane, you'll journey through a series of distinct small towns in Queensland's outback brimming with pioneer history, stunning scenery, and a mix of activities that run the gamut from cattle herding to bushwalking to touching dinosaur fossils, to name a few.

Experience Uluru in Central Australia's outback
Map of Highlights of Australia: Sydney, Uluru & Cairns - 9 Days
Highlights of Australia: Sydney, Uluru & Cairns - 9 Days

If you've got limited time to tackle the vast Australian continent, this may be the itinerary for you. You'll start in cosmopolitan Sydney under the eaves of the famous Opera House, then fly out to the Red Centre to experience the dramatic rock formations of Uluru. Top it off with a visit to Cairns to explore the natural beauty of the Great Barrier Reef, with plenty of free days in between to add your own twist.

End your great Aussie adventure in Sydney, cruising its famous harbor and touring the iconic Opera House
Map of The Ultimate Aussie Experience: Reef, Outback & City - 10 Days
The Ultimate Aussie Experience: Reef, Outback & City - 10 Days

On this 10-day Australia trip, you'll enjoy a mix of city tours and outdoor excursions. First, explore tropical Cairns and its two UNESCO World Heritage sites: the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest. Then, swap the tropics for the outback and land in Uluru, where desert experiences await. Finally, dash to Sydney to explore its icons and expansive harbor on a dinner cruise, go wine tasting in the Hunter Valley, and eat your way across the city's multicultural Chinatown.

 Wangi Falls at sunset in Litchfield National Park near Kakadu, NT, Australia
Map of Exploring Northern Australia - 9 Days
Exploring Northern Australia - 9 Days

Explore the natural beauty and diverse wildlife of the northern half of Australia, making your way from tropical Cairns to lively Perth on this nine-day trip. You'll see the Great Barrier Reef, cruise through the wetlands of Kakadu National Park, and fly over the magnificent Horizontal Falls. Along the way, you'll learn about First Nations culture, explore the dramatic Katherine Gorge, and end your journey with a sunrise camel tour on the beach as you gaze out over the Indian Ocean.

Katoomba, Blue Mountains
Map of Self Drive Tour: Melbourne, Healesville, Blue Mountains, Sydney & More - 14 Days
Self Drive Tour: Melbourne, Healesville, Blue Mountains, Sydney & More - 14 Days

On this two-week self-drive journey through Australia, visit two major cities and plenty of scenic stops in between. Begin in Melbourne before heading to Mount Baw Baw for some hiking, biking, or fly fishing. Next, spend two days in Yarra Valley, followed by a return to Melbourne to do some sightseeing. Then, head to Sydney to launch into more offshoots—Katoomba, Blue Mountains, Mudgee, Lithgow, and Hawkesbury River included. The vacation concludes in Sydney with visits to Bondi Beach, Sydney Harbour Bridge, and the famed Sydney Opera House.

Spend time with the native wildlife on Kangaroo Island
Map of Authentic Aussie Adventure: Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney & Cairns - 10 Days
Authentic Aussie Adventure: Melbourne, Adelaide, Sydney & Cairns - 10 Days

This 10-day Aussie adventure combines outdoor excursions with memorable city tours. Start on the streets of up-and-coming Melbourne, followed by a memorable drive on the Great Ocean Road. Next is Adelaide and wildlife-spotting at Kangaroo Island, a trip to Sydney and the Blue Mountains, then Cairns and the grand finale: sailing the world-famous Great Barrier Reef.

Explore the Great Barrier Reef on a full-day excursion
Map of Discover Queensland - 8 Days
Discover Queensland - 8 Days

Soak up everything the sunshine state of Queensland has to offer, from modern eateries and boutique shopping to winding rainforest roads, sandy islands, and the Great Barrier Reef. Your eight-day adventure starts in Brisbane and continues north along the coast to Noosa and Fraser Island, capping the trip off with two nights in Port Douglas. Swim in freshwater lakes on Fraser Island, spot humpback whales off of Hervey Bay, and hang out with koalas and kangaroos in Port Douglas.

Views across Sydney Harbor
Map of Highlights of Sydney - 6 Days
Highlights of Sydney - 6 Days

See the best of Sydney in under a week on this action-packed trip. Start with some adventuring in the Blue Mountains and Featherdale Wildlife Park before checking off iconic locales like the Opera House, Bondi Beach, and Taronga Zoo. Other highlights include a cruise to Shark Island National Park, and a twilight climb up the soaring Harbour Bridge.

Drive through the heart of Australia "red center" in the outback
Map of Australian Outback Self-Drive Tour- 18 Days
Australian Outback Self-Drive Tour- 18 Days

Cover the rugged terrain and sweeping desert landscape of the Australian Outback on this epic self-drive excursion through Victoria, South Australia, and Northern Territory. Begin your 18-day tour in trendy Melbourne and fly to arty Adelaide where you'll pick up your rental car and drive on your schedule to Darwin on the opposite coast. You'll explore four major national parks, spot endemic wildlife in their natural habitat, visit rural towns, and discover ancient Aboriginal art.

Aerial view of Australia's Gold Coast
Map of Australia East Coast Family Road Trip: Brisbane to Sydney - 10 Days
Australia East Coast Family Road Trip: Brisbane to Sydney - 10 Days

Independent travelers will love this 10-day family road trip across Australia's spectacular east coast. Traverse the stunning Gold Coast hinterland as you wind through charming towns, rainforest detours, and sweeping bays before experiencing the iconic sights of Sydney. You and the family will get to cuddle koalas, surf 100-foot dunes, and marvel at the majestic humpbacks during a whale watching cruise.

Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge at twiglight
Map of Australia Grand Tour: Sydney, Melbourne, Uluru & Great Barrier Reef - 15 Days
Australia Grand Tour: Sydney, Melbourne, Uluru & Great Barrier Reef - 15 Days

Australia is an enormous country, and when trying to work out an itinerary, it can be difficult to choose between its lively cities, beautiful beaches, or unique wildlife. With this varied 15-day itinerary, you can experience a bit of everything. Starting in Melbourne, travel along the spectacular Great Ocean Road—one of Australia's best short road trips—before heading to Adelaide and wild Kangaroo Island. You'll also visit Australia's dramatic red center, relax at the Great Barrier Reef, and end in Sydney, Australia's largest city.

Kids surfing in Australia
Map of Melbourne & Sydney for Families - 7 Days
Melbourne & Sydney for Families - 7 Days

This week-long Australia itinerary is perfect for families who want to experience a mix of Melbourne and Sydney's top sights with two classic Aussie day trips. Practice your surf skills in Melbourne before getting up close and personal with the penguins, kangaroos, and koalas of Phillip Island. Pan for gold and cry eureka as you go back in time at Sovereign Hill. Hang ten at Bondi Beach in Sydney before an adrenaline-filled day at Luna Park, followed by a lunch cruise around Sydney's iconic harbor.

Southern lights over Hobart
Map of Off-the-Beaten Path Australia: Melbourne & Tasmania Road Trip - 11 Days
Off-the-Beaten Path Australia: Melbourne & Tasmania Road Trip - 11 Days

Explore the rich history of Melbourne and Tasmania on this itinerary, which includes guided tours and a self-guided road trip across Tasmania. Spend two days in Melbourne and travel down the epic Great Ocean Road. Fly to Tasmania's capital, Hobart, and drive north to historical convict towns like Longford and Oatlands. Take in Tasmania's lake country and a glimpse of the southern lights along the way.

Turquoise bay in Cape Range National Park near Exmouth
Map of Best of Western Australia: Exmouth, Margaret River & Perth - 10 Days
Best of Western Australia: Exmouth, Margaret River & Perth - 10 Days

This 10-day trip through Western Australia includes plenty of outdoor adventure. Journey to Exmouth to swim with whale sharks and explore Ningaloo Reef, followed by an active tour of Cape Range National Park and its beautiful gorges. Then, visit Margaret River to explore sacred Aboriginal caves, go wine tasting, and take a whale watching cruise. Next, travel to Perth to shop the city and embark on day trips to the Pink Lake of Kalbarri and the pristine Rottnest Island.

Ayers Rock
Map of Self-Drive Outback Adventure: Adelaide, Uluru, Kings Canyon, Alice Springs, & More - 14  Days
Self-Drive Outback Adventure: Adelaide, Uluru, Kings Canyon, Alice Springs, & More - 14 Days

This two-week journey through the Australian Outback weaves through 10 destinations. The adventure kicks off in Adelaide, and then ventures to Port Augusta, with stunning waterside lookouts. Next, head to the mining town of Coober Pedy, followed by a tour through Uluru, home of Ayers Rock. Discover the vast Kings Canyon on a day trip, then do some sightseeing in Alice Springs. The final leg of the adventure runs through Tennant Creek, Katherine, Kakadu National Park, and Darwin.

Australian Coast
Map of Southeast Australia Self-Drive - 22 Days
Southeast Australia Self-Drive - 22 Days

Explore southeast Australia on this combination self-drive and flying tour on this comprehensive 22-day itinerary. Start your trip in quirky Melbourne to explore hidden alleyways and eclectic coffee shops, then pick up a car and explore the coast. Spend a few days in Tasmania, then end your trip in Sydney and the beautiful nature of the Blue Mountains and the Hunter Valley Vineyards.

Byron Bay
Map of Coastal Queensland: Brisbane, Gold Coast, Great Barrier Reef & More - 14 Days
Coastal Queensland: Brisbane, Gold Coast, Great Barrier Reef & More - 14 Days

A trip along the coast is a great way to experience the full range of sights and activities available in the Sunshine State of Queensland. On this two-week tour, you'll snorkel at the Great Barrier Reef, lounge on white-sand beaches on the Whitsunday Islands, come face-to-face with koalas near Brisbane, and much more.

Queenstown sunset
Map of Highlights of Australia & New Zealand -11 Days
Highlights of Australia & New Zealand -11 Days

Experience the highlights of Australia and New Zealand in this action-packed 11-day holiday. Start with Sydney's iconic landmarks before making your way up to Cairns to dive into the Great Barrier Reef. Next, fly over to Queenstown—the adventure capital of the world—where you can bungee jump, ride jet boats, and explore the land of Lord of the Rings.

Western Australia's modern capital is a gateway to memorable day trips
Map of Highlights of Perth - 8 Days
Highlights of Perth - 8 Days

Unveil the wonders of Perth and its spectacular surroundings with this immersive eight-day itinerary. Begin with a deep dive into Western Australia's dynamic capital, where you'll explore Perth's storied history, discover a thriving art scene, and enjoy free time. When you're not exploring the city, you'll join thrilling day trips to ancient Wave Rock, the gourmet paradise of Margaret River, the quokka-inhabited haven of Rottnest Island, and the surreal Pinnacles Desert.

The Great Barrier Reef
Map of  Far North Queensland Getaway: Cairns, Port Douglas, Great Barrier Reef & Daintree Rainforest - 5 Days
Far North Queensland Getaway: Cairns, Port Douglas, Great Barrier Reef & Daintree Rainforest - 5 Days

Explore Far North Queensland on this active, five-day getaway. Begin in Cairns, get acquainted with Indigenous culture and fare, and stroll through the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary. Next, take a day trip to the largest coral reef system on the planet—the Great Barrier Reef—where you can cruise, snorkel, and explore this world-famous destination. Then, take the trip to Port Douglas to visit local wildlife, the Daintree Rainforest, and the Kuku Yalanji Aboriginal people.

Melbourne
Map of Melbourne & the Great Ocean Road Self-Drive Adventure - 8 Days
Melbourne & the Great Ocean Road Self-Drive Adventure - 8 Days

Embark on an eight-day adventure down Australia's marvelous southeastern coast. Begin with city tours of Melbourne, an eclectic coastal capital quickly emerging as a tourism hotspot. Then get behind the wheel for an unforgettable road trip down the famous Great Ocean Road, which stretches for 150 miles (241 km) amid golden beaches and unspoiled natural parks. In these natural wonderlands, you'll enjoy outdoor adventures and First Nations culture in equal measure.

Visit northern natural wonders like Katherine Gorge
Map of Best of Northern Australia: Cairns, Darwin, Broome & Perth - 10 Days
Best of Northern Australia: Cairns, Darwin, Broome & Perth - 10 Days

This 10-day journey takes you to Australia's tropical north, where the ocean meets the rainforest. All the highlights are included, from sightseeing in Cairns to snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef. But that's not all—you'll continue to Darwin for off-the-beaten-path adventures in Kakadu National Park, Katherine Gorge, and Edith Falls before winding the trip down on the stunning beaches of Perth.

Visit Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary
Map of East Coast Aussie Adventure: Brisbane, Airlie Beach, Cairns, Adelaide & Sydney - 14 Days
East Coast Aussie Adventure: Brisbane, Airlie Beach, Cairns, Adelaide & Sydney - 14 Days

Enjoy the best of the East Coast of Australia on this two-week trip. Begin with a tour of Brisbane before heading to the Whitsunday Islands. Indulge in a free day in Cairns, then cruise over to the world-famous Great Barrier Reef and lush Daintree Rainforest. Next, tour Adelaide and spend a full day with native species at Kangaroo Island. The trip concludes in Sydney to discover the landmarks, as well as the stunning Blue Mountains region.

An aerial view of Cape Tribulation in North Queensland, Australia
Map of Australia Grand Tour: Sydney to Tasmania - 21 Days
Australia Grand Tour: Sydney to Tasmania - 21 Days

Discover Australia's top highlights on this massive 21-day tour that takes you on a loop around the continent. Get your fill of city life in Sydney before heading toward the ocean to explore the Great Barrier Reef. Discover rainforests, national parks, and their wildlife near Byron Bay. Learn about Aboriginal culture at Uluru and Cave Hill, then mingle with kangaroos and koalas on Kangaroo Island. Go winetasting near Melbourne before getting to know Tasmania's remote beauty and relaxed vibe.

Watch the sun set and rise over Uluru (Ayers Rock)
Map of Australia Highlights: Melbourne, Uluru, Cairns & Sydney - 10 Days
Australia Highlights: Melbourne, Uluru, Cairns & Sydney - 10 Days

Cover the highlights on this 10-day tour that perfectly combines urban exploration with outdoor excursions starting in the cultural capital of Melbourne—a great jumping-off point to explore nearby Phillip Island and the Great Ocean Road. Venture into the "Red Center" to visit the iconic Ayers Rock before flying out to tropical Cairns to cuddle with a koala and snorkel the Great Barrier Reef. End your stay with a Sydney city tour and a day trip to Blue Mountains National Park.

Discover wildlife in Daintree's Mossman Gorge
Map of Highlights of Australia: Cities, Beaches & Wildlife - 12 Days
Highlights of Australia: Cities, Beaches & Wildlife - 12 Days

Covering four states, this perfectly curated itinerary features Australia's top attractions in 12 days, providing visitors with a well-rounded experience. Beginning in cool and trendy Melbourne, you'll work your way around the country to the cosmopolitan cities of Adelaide and Sydney, ending the trip in Cairns. Along the way, you'll drive the scenic Great Ocean Road, hang out with kangaroos and seals on Kangaroo Island, climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge, and explore the Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Queensland.

Enjoy the beautiful beaches the East Coast has to offer
Map of East Coast of Australia - 13 Days
East Coast of Australia - 13 Days

Begin your journey in artsy Melbourne, exploring the hidden alleyways, vintage shopping, and quirky coffee shops. Spend a few days in bustling Sydney, then make your way up north to the Gold Coast, one of Australia's iconic surfing destinations. Your trip ends in Cairns with a visit to the famous Great Barrier Reef.

Federation Square in Melbourne
Map of Urban Australia - 8 Days
Urban Australia - 8 Days

Visit three cities of Australia with this eight-day itinerary. You'll start off in Sydney, where you can enjoy both the bustling downtown and coastal cliff walk, then head to Melbourne to explore its artsy alleyways, museums, and cafes alongside the wildlife of the Yarra Valley. Finish off in Hobart, Tasmania, to learn about its history and art scene.

Drive Australia's Great Ocean Road and checkout iconic sites like the Twelve Apostles
Map of Great Ocean Road, Melbourne & the Grampians - 9 Days
Great Ocean Road, Melbourne & the Grampians - 9 Days

Feel the freedom of the open road as you wind your way along Australia's most iconic coastal drive. This nine-day Aussie itinerary gives you three days on the Great Ocean Road, soaking up views of the famous Twelve Apostles and more. The journey begins and ends in Melbourne, stopping by the Grampians mountain range and the historic gold rush town of Ballarat. Buckle up for a memorable Australian adventure.

Gold Coast
Map of The Best of Eastern Australia: Sydney, Cairns, Gold Coast & Melbourne - 15 Days
The Best of Eastern Australia: Sydney, Cairns, Gold Coast & Melbourne - 15 Days

This packed 15-day itinerary includes the best of Australia's stunning coastline. It takes you from hallmark cities like Melbourne and Sydney to the epic surf of the Gold Coast and up to Queensland for an adventure on the Great Barrier Reef. You'll make time for hikes in the rainforest, watching penguins on parade, day trips to rugged mountains, and an unforgettable road trip down the scenic Great Ocean Road.

Whitsundays
Map of Australia East Coast Adventure - 21 Days
Australia East Coast Adventure - 21 Days

Three weeks on the east coast of Australia is enough to cover all the highlights and much more. On this itinerary, you'll experience First Nations culture, embark on coastal road trips, take a balloon ride over wine country, hike the famous Blue Mountains, and tour the highlights of Sydney—and that's only the beginning. The adventure continues with surfing in Byron Bay, relaxing on the Gold Coast, exploring the outback, and sailing around the Great Barrier Reef.

Travel at your own pace and make as many swim stops as you'd like
Map of Southern & Eastern Australia Road Trip - 15 Days
Southern & Eastern Australia Road Trip - 15 Days

Enjoy an epic 15-day road trip to the most incredible cities, towns, and landmarks throughout the south and east of Australia. It starts in Melbourne, the cultural and sporting capital of Australia, and from there you'll drive north, stopping at wildlife reserves and coastal towns along the way. In Sydney, you'll hit the highlights before continuing to gorgeous beach areas like Byron Bay and the Gold Coast.

Kangaroo Island
Map of Ultimate Australia: Cities, Reefs, Rainforests & Outback - 21 Days
Ultimate Australia: Cities, Reefs, Rainforests & Outback - 21 Days

This packed three-week adventure delivers the best of Australia. Discover the nation's culture capital of Melbourne on food tours and wildlife excursions before heading down the famed Great Ocean Road to the romantic fishing villages and rugged outback of South Australia. Then, fly north and explore the Great Barrier Reef before finishing the trip in Sydney with tours of its famous sights and hiking trips to nearby mountains.

Enjoy breathtaking outback sunsets as you journey through the heart of Australia
Map of Western Australia & The Red Center: Perth, Adelaide, Alice Springs, & Darwin - 13 Days
Western Australia & The Red Center: Perth, Adelaide, Alice Springs, & Darwin - 13 Days

Experience the best of the west on this two-week trip from Perth to Adelaide, through the heart of Australia's Red Center to Alice Springs, and onto Darwin in the tropical north. See the outback in style on the iconic Ghan Railway, watching the changing light and landscapes as you cover nearly 2,000 miles in three days. Learn about Aboriginal rock art and uncover tales of WWII in Darwin, before making your way back to Perth to enjoy one last amazing Indian Ocean sunset.

Aerial view of Bondi Beach with Sydney in the background
Map of Experience Australia: Sydney & Cairns - 8 Days
Experience Australia: Sydney & Cairns - 8 Days

This well-rounded Aussie adventure checks off the east coast's greatest highlights in just over a week. See the famous landmarks of Sydney, then head north to Cairns to dive into the tropical Great Barrier Reef and discover the Kuranda Rainforest. Along the way, you'll have free time for day trips and leisure time to explore at your own pace—from the iconic sands of Bondi Beach to the ancient jungles of Daintree National Park.

Watch the sun rise over Uluru
Map of Ultimate Australia: Sydney to Cairns & Uluru - 19 Days
Ultimate Australia: Sydney to Cairns & Uluru - 19 Days

This 19-day Australian adventure combines the mega-metropolis of Sydney with the laidback surf towns on the east coast, the reefs and rainforest of Cairns, and the ancient mystique of Uluru. Start with Australia's biggest city before making your way up to Brisbane, stopping en-route to see whales and dolphins, explore tropical forests, and visit relaxed beachside towns. Round it off with a trip up to Cairns & into Australia's Red Center to marvel at some of the world's greatest natural sites and uncover the secrets of the oldest living culture.

City lights over Sydney's Circular Quay
Map of Tale of Two Aussie Cities: Sydney & Melbourne - 7 Days
Tale of Two Aussie Cities: Sydney & Melbourne - 7 Days

Australia's two greatest cities—Sydney and Melbourne—are like competitive siblings. Both are charming, vibrant, and interesting places to live and explore, and each has an entirely different personality to discover. With this seven-day itinerary, you'll spend a week experiencing the two with a series of immersive cultural and culinary experiences. Beyond the city limits, this itinerary includes special day trips to the Blue Mountains, Phillip Island, and the Great Ocean Road.

View of Sydney Harbour from the rocks known as Mrs Macquarie's Chair
Map of Highlights of Australia: Sydney, Uluru & the Great Barrier Reef - 12 Days
Highlights of Australia: Sydney, Uluru & the Great Barrier Reef - 12 Days

Experience the world-class cities, awe-inspiring natural wonders, and rich First Nations culture of Australia on this 12-day highlights tour. The adventure kicks off in Sydney with visits to iconic locales like the Opera House, Harbour Bridge, and Bondi Beach. Fly to Uluru for tours of the sacred Red Centre desert landscapes before ending the trip in tropical Cairns, where you'll explore the corals of the Great Barrier Reef and venture deep into the rainforests of Daintree National Park.

Cape Range National Park
Map of West Coral Coast: From Exmouth to Perth - 7 Days
West Coral Coast: From Exmouth to Perth - 7 Days

On this weeklong journey through Australia's West Coral Coast, adventure through the beaches of Exmouth and then to the capital of Western Australia—Perth. In Exmouth, snorkel through Ningaloo Reef, and go swimming with whale sharks. Then, explore the canyons of Cape Range National Park and cruise along Yardie Creek. Next, fly to Perth for a nighttime walking tour of the bar and restaurant scene, followed by a trip to Rottnest Island for a self-guided biking and snorkeling tour. The journey winds down with a free day in Perth to continue discovering landmarks and hidden gems alike.

Sunrise on Australia's Gold Coast
Map of Australian East Coast Adventure: Brisbane, Cairns & Sydney - 9 Days
Australian East Coast Adventure: Brisbane, Cairns & Sydney - 9 Days

Discover Australia's east coast with three of its most glowing cities. Start in Brisbane with a visit to the Australia Zoo, which houses over 1,200 wildlife species. Head to Cairns, a tropical paradise with sparkling waters and white sandy beaches. Snorkel in a sheltered lagoon near the Great Barrier Reef, followed by viewing this natural wonder from up close in a glass-bottomed boat. Next is Sydney, where you'll visit the most iconic sites of this dynamic, multicultural metropolis.

Queen Victoria Market, Melbourne
Map of Foodie Highlights of Melbourne - 6 Days
Foodie Highlights of Melbourne - 6 Days

Eat and drink your way through Australia's second city on this delicious, six-day introduction to Melbourne. Admire the modern skyline from a scenic river cruise, see the wineries of the Yarra Valley by hot air balloon, and taste the many flavors of Queen Victoria Market on a food lover's walking tour. As the trip winds down, you'll escape to the coast for an unforgettable drive along the spectacular Great Ocean Road.

Enjoy learning to surf at Australia's beautiful beaches
Map of Australia East Coast Family Adventure - 13 Days
Australia East Coast Family Adventure - 13 Days

Featuring an energetic mix of wildlife excursions and fun outdoor adventures, this 13-day itinerary is a great introduction to Australia for the whole family. Take a selfie with the cute koalas at Brisbane's Koala Sanctuary then dive into the Mossman River for a snorkeling tour. Who knows, you might even find the elusive platypus! Spend the day discovering the Great Barrier Reef, then fly to Sydney, where a tour of the Royal Opera House and a trip to the spectacular Blue Mountains conclude this memorable family trip.

Family cycle around Uluru
Map of  Family-Friendly Sydney, Uluru & Melbourne - 7 Days
Family-Friendly Sydney, Uluru & Melbourne - 7 Days

Experience the best of Australia with this weeklong family-friendly itinerary that spans Sydney's top sights, an unforgettable trip to Uluru, and the magic of Melbourne. Learn how to surf at Bondi Beach and journey to the African Savannah at Taronga Zoo. Head to Uluru to watch the sunrise and create your own artwork guided by a local Anangu artist. Finally, it's off to the cultural capital of Melbourne to explore the city's labyrinthine laneways and funky street art.

Boats moored in a Hamilton Island harbor
Map of Relax in the Whitsundays: Brisbane & Hamilton Island - 6 Days
Relax in the Whitsundays: Brisbane & Hamilton Island - 6 Days

Explore the highlights of one of Australia's most coveted tourist destinations—the Whitsundays—on this fun-filled trip. Spend your first four nights on Hamilton Island to relax on the beach, adventure around the islands by buggy, and snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef. Then you'll head back to the mainland to explore all Brisbane has to offer, including an unforgettable First Nations theater show and dinner experience.

Koala relaxes in a conservation park
Map of Best of Australia: Melbourne, Uluru, Cairns & Sydney - 13 Days
Best of Australia: Melbourne, Uluru, Cairns & Sydney - 13 Days

This 13-day adventure kicks off in Melbourne, which has officially been christened as the cultural capital of Australia. Discover the city's bohemian laneways and take road trips down the scenic Great Ocean Road before heading north to the outback for a sunrise tour of Uluru (Ayers Rock), a sacred site to the First Nations people. Continue to tropical Queensland to venture to the outskirts of the Great Barrier Reef, then finish the tour in stylish Sydney with guided excursions of its iconic city sights.

Bondi Beach
Map of Highlights of Australia & New Zealand: Sydney, Uluru, Melbourne, & Auckland - 14 Days
Highlights of Australia & New Zealand: Sydney, Uluru, Melbourne, & Auckland - 14 Days

On this two-week journey to Australia and New Zealand, adventure through four cities and several iconic landmarks. Begin in Sydney to visit popular sites like Bondi Beach and the Sydney Opera House. Next, explore famed Ayers Rock and Uluru. Then, it's off to Melbourne for local sightseeing, a wildlife tour, and a free day of discovery. Finally, transport to Auckland to explore the city, along with a day trip to Bay of Islands for marine life sightings and views along the open water of New Zealand.

Beautiful Milford Sound in New Zealand
Map of Australia & New Zealand Adventure: Sydney, Cairns, Melbourne & Queenstown - 16 Days
Australia & New Zealand Adventure: Sydney, Cairns, Melbourne & Queenstown - 16 Days

This two-week crossover trip takes you from Australia to New Zealand with plenty of adventure laced throughout. Start by touring one of the most cosmopolitan cities in the world: Sydney. Then, head to Cairns to explore the Great Barrier Reef. In the last Australian stop, Melbourne, you'll spend time in hip neighborhoods and visit wild kangaroos and koalas. Afterward, it'll be time to hop over to New Zealand, where you'll get your adrenaline fix in Queenstown, the adventure capital of the world.

Lie out on Bondi Beach
Map of Classic Australia: Melbourne, Uluru & Sydney - 12 Days
Classic Australia: Melbourne, Uluru & Sydney - 12 Days

Leave no stone unturned on this epic 12-day adventure that covers the best of southern, northern, and southeastern Australia. You'll journey from the up-and-coming city of Melbourne and travel along the Great Ocean Road, followed by a trip to the mystical rock formations dotting the arid deserts of the Red Centre. End the trip in Sydney, where you'll explore this handsome metropolis on city tours, boat tours, and beach excursions—you'll even take a day trip to the rugged Blue Mountains.

See the iconic marsupial on Australia's Kangaroo Island
Map of Sydney, Great Barrier Reef, Adelaide & Kangaroo Island - 12 Days
Sydney, Great Barrier Reef, Adelaide & Kangaroo Island - 12 Days

Experience some of Australia's best wildlife tours and incredible natural wonders on this 12-day outdoor adventure. It begins with city fun on a bicycle tour of Sydney's highlights, but you'll also take a day trip to the rugged mountains and vast gorges of the Blue Mountains. Then fly to tropical Queensland to snorkel the outer limits of the Great Barrier Reef and embark on rainforest hikes before heading south to spend time with kangaroos and enjoy the world-famous gastronomy of Adelaide.

Kids having fun on the beach
Map of Australia & New Zealand for Families: Big Cities, Adventure & the Reef - 14 Days
Australia & New Zealand for Families: Big Cities, Adventure & the Reef - 14 Days

The perfect itinerary for families with active older kids and teens, this two-week tour takes you to the heart of Australia and New Zealand's natural wonders. Discover Sydney and Melbourne's top attractions before heading north to Cairns for an epic day at the Great Barrier Reef. Travel through the rainforest and down the Great Ocean Road, then hop over to New Zealand's adventure capital of Queenstown to explore mountains, fjords, and "Lord of the Rings" country.

The setting sun turns the cliffs at Wangi Falls in Litchfield National Park a brilliant red
Map of Australia & New Zealand Natural Wonders Road Trip - 21 Days
Australia & New Zealand Natural Wonders Road Trip - 21 Days

Natural beauty is at the forefront of this three-week road trip through Australia and New Zealand. Explore Daintree Rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef in tropical Cairns, and take in the breathtaking beauty of Uluru in the Red Centre. Once you hop over to New Zealand, you'll see frozen glaciers, steaming thermal vents, and everything in between as you crisscross some of the most scenic highways in the world.

Sunrise over Kata Tjuta
Map of Sydney, Uluru & Cairns - 8 Days
Sydney, Uluru & Cairns - 8 Days

Get to know four of Australia's most iconic travel destinations on this eight-day itinerary. Begin your trip in Sydney—where you'll walk historic cobblestoned streets, explore trendy suburbs, and indulge in the delicious multicultural culinary fare on offer—then head to the nearby Blue Mountains and take in its stunning natural beauty. Fly to Uluru, where an unparalleled spiritual experience awaits, then onto Cairns to see some of Australia's most famous underwater wildlife and rainforests.

Cape de Couedic lighthouse on Kangaroo Island near Adelaide
Map of City Highlights, Nature & Wildlife: Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Kangaroo Island & Tasmania - 13 Days
City Highlights, Nature & Wildlife: Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Kangaroo Island & Tasmania - 13 Days

Discover Australia's city life and wildlife on this 13-day itinerary. Start in Sydney to explore its famous harbor by boat before heading to the Blue Mountains to hike rugged valleys. Fly to Adelaide to sample the bustling culinary hot spot and surrounding Kangaroo Island, then to Melbourne to stroll the cultural capital's hidden enclaves and alleyways and to see the Penguin Parade of nearby Phillip Island. Finish with a deep dive into Tasmania's fascinating history and diverse flora and fauna.

Sail in a hot-air balloon over Australia's Yarra Valley at sunrise
Map of Epic Australia & New Zealand: Cities, Beaches & Mountains - 21 Days
Epic Australia & New Zealand: Cities, Beaches & Mountains - 21 Days

On this three-week trip of a lifetime, you'll experience the highlights of Australia's eastern and southern coasts. It will take you from Sydney's iconic Opera House up to the famous Great Barrier Reef and down to Melbourne for wildlife excursions, and even a hot-air balloon ride over wine country. As if that isn't enough, you'll jet off to New Zealand for adventures in its unspoiled wilderness, including visiting glowworm caves, volcanic valleys, glacial fjords, and much more.

Whitehaven Beach
Map of Sydney, Uluru, Whitsundays & Cairns - 15 Days
Sydney, Uluru, Whitsundays & Cairns - 15 Days

This 15-day itinerary celebrates Australia's most famous city, its mystical outback deserts, and the unspoiled beauty of its tropical northeast. It begins in Sydney, where you'll tour the highlights by foot and bicycle, plus take a trip to the rugged Blue Mountains. After immersing yourself in the First Nations culture of the northern red deserts, finish the journey in tropical Queensland, where you'll enjoy island living, sail to the Great Barrier Reef, and trek in ancient rainforests.

Cape Byron Lighthouse in Byron Bay is Australia's most easterly point
Map of Australia's East Coast Road Trip & Great Barrier Reef Tour - 11 Days
Australia's East Coast Road Trip & Great Barrier Reef Tour - 11 Days

This tour of Australia's east coast is ideal for travelers drawn to the sun and sea. You'll start with a few days in Sydney cruising around the harbor and tasting wines in the nearby Hunter Valley. Then pick up your rental car and drive north along the Legendary Pacific Coast—a 621-mile (1,000 km) route from Sydney to Brisbane—with overnight stops in cool surf towns like Byron Bay. Catch a flight to Cairns, where you'll snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef to finish the adventure.

Fitzroy Island, Cairns
Map of Highlights of Cairns: Where the Rainforest Meets the Reef - 6 Days
Highlights of Cairns: Where the Rainforest Meets the Reef - 6 Days

Experience all Cairns has to offer on this whirlwind Australian holiday. Spend the beginning of your trip relaxing and snorkeling around the Great Barrier Reef and Green Island. Continue into the rainforest to fly above the trees in a cable car and board one of the most famous train rides in the world, then dive into the heritage of the First Nations people as you learn traditional fishing techniques.

Nitmiluk National Park
Map of Northern Australia Road Trip: Kakadu, Katherine & Litchfield - 8 Days
Northern Australia Road Trip: Kakadu, Katherine & Litchfield - 8 Days

See the highlights and hidden corners of Northern Australia's "Top End" on this eight-day, self-drive adventure. Start in Darwin and drive east, staying in secluded inland towns before looping back toward the coast. Explore remote national parks, cruise down rivers for spectacular views (and crocodile spotting), meet the native wildlife at a local sanctuary, and search for First Nations rock art on a sunset hike.

The Pinnacles of Phillip Island
Map of Explore Australia: City, Reef, Rainforest & Outback - 15 Days
Explore Australia: City, Reef, Rainforest & Outback - 15 Days

Travel from city to sea, rainforest, and outback on this well-rounded tour of Australia, starting in Sydney and visiting its most iconic sites. Head to Port Douglas, where you'll discover marine life near the Great Barrier Reef. Explore Kuranda and its rainforest to mingle with butterflies at the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary. Watch the sunset behind Uluru, then dine under the desert stars. Finish up your journey in eclectic Melbourne and take a hot-air balloon ride over wine country.

Windjana Gorge, The Kimberley © Tourism Western Australia
Map of Kimberley Safari in Remote Northwestern Australia - 14 Days
Kimberley Safari in Remote Northwestern Australia - 14 Days

The Kimberley, remote and wild, is considered one of the most beautiful regions of Australia. This 14-day safari starts in Broome where you'll travel the length of the famous Gibb River Road, visiting spectacular gorges where the colors come alive with the sun. Get up-close views of freshwater crocodiles and beautiful Australian birds. Admire Aboriginal rock art, soak in hot springs, and visit the famous El Questro Station and other famous sites. An almost endless list of experiences awaits you.

Children on beach
Map of Australian Adventure for Families: City, Outback & Reef in 10 Days
Australian Adventure for Families: City, Outback & Reef in 10 Days

This adventure-packed 10-day itinerary features a mix of unmissable UNESCO World Heritage Sights with plenty of family-friendly excursions both inland and on the coast. Soak up the sights of Sydney, spend the day touring the Northern Beaches and nearby National Parks, then venture into the outback to watch the sunrise and sunset over Uluru. Snorkel among the beautiful coral and marine life in the Great Barrier Reef before experiencing the magic of the world's oldest rainforest.

Outback road trip
Map of Ultimate Outback Self-Drive Adventure: Darwin to Uluru - 12 Days
Ultimate Outback Self-Drive Adventure: Darwin to Uluru - 12 Days

For sheer outback adventure, there's no beating this 12-day Aussie road trip, which starts at the tip of the Northern Territory. From there you'll hit the road south to visit protected wetlands, sacred Aboriginal sites, unspoiled national parks, deep gorges—even the alien abduction capital of Australia. The last stop is the vast deserts of the Red Plains and the iconic Uluru (Ayers Rock), where you'll immerse yourself even more in Aboriginal culture and enjoy an otherworldly dinner you won't soon forget.

Drive to check out Nobbys Lighthouse and beach
Map of Sydney, Blue Mountains, Hunter Valley & Great Barrier Reef - 9 Days
Sydney, Blue Mountains, Hunter Valley & Great Barrier Reef - 9 Days

See the best of Australia in just nine days with this itinerary that ticks off nature, wine tasting, Sydney's icons, and the Great Barrier Reef. Start in the big city, venture out to the lush and otherworldly Blue Mountains, continue to Australia's oldest wine region, and finish in tropical Palm Cove at the edge of the world-famous reef.

Snorkel together as a family at the Great Barrier Reef
Map of Ultimate Family Tour in Australia: Cities, Reefs & Rocks - 16 Days
Ultimate Family Tour in Australia: Cities, Reefs & Rocks - 16 Days

This once-in-a-lifetime tour of Australia is designed for winter travel. It avoids the intensely hot summers and takes advantage of the pleasant dry season—in other words, perfect for families. Over 16 action-packed days, make your way through vibrant cities like Melbourne, Hobart, Adelaide, and Sydney, as well as Tasmania's coast, the Outback, and the Great Barrier Reef, for the ultimate adventure.

Sunset over Cairns' Trinity Bay
Map of Australia Adventure: Sydney & Cairns - 6 Days
Australia Adventure: Sydney & Cairns - 6 Days

See the highlights of Sydney and Cairns on this short but action-packed six-day holiday. Tour the Sydney Opera House and Taronga Zoo before heading to Cairns to snorkel in the Great Barrier Reef. Spend your last full day taking in breathtaking views of Cairns and its rainforests by train and cable car.

Port Douglas
Map of Sydney, Uluru & Port Douglas - 11 Days
Sydney, Uluru & Port Douglas - 11 Days

Spend 11 days enjoying some of the best of urban Australia as well as outback excursions you'll not soon forget. It begins in the global metropolis of Sydney, where you'll experience its city sights and postcard beaches on walking tours. Then, fly to the Northern Territory for spiritual expeditions into the red deserts at Uluru before finishing the trip on the Great Barrier Reef and in the ancient rainforests of Daintree.

Melbourne
Map of Melbourne, Uluru, Cairns & Sydney - 15 Days
Melbourne, Uluru, Cairns & Sydney - 15 Days

To really experience the best of Australia requires at least a couple of weeks, which is fine because, on this Aussie adventure, you'll get those 14 days—plus one for good measure. During that time, you'll sample the cuisine and see the sights in Melbourne and Sydney, plus take day trips to hike rugged mountains and visit penguin colonies. Then jet off to the northern outback for tours in and around iconic Uluru (Ayers Rock), followed by a trip to the Great Barrier Reef and some time exploring ancient rainforests.

Discover the rugged terrain of the Grampians National Park, Victoria, Australia
Map of Southern Australia Road Trip: Great Ocean Road, Melbourne, Phillip Island & Adelaide - 8 Days
Southern Australia Road Trip: Great Ocean Road, Melbourne, Phillip Island & Adelaide - 8 Days

This eight-day self-drive itinerary takes you on a road trip across southern Australia, combining spectacular nature with cosmopolitan city stops. Kick off in creative Melbourne before hitting the road for Phillip Island to meet the wild penguins. Next, drive the Great Ocean Road and see the Twelve Apostles from land and the sky (on a scenic helicopter tour). Continue to vibrant Adelaide, then onto the rugged Grampians mountains. See ancient Aboriginal art and Ballarat's gold rush history before handing over the car keys.

Surfers on Phillip Island's Woolamai Beach
Map of The Ultimate Tour of Australia & New Zealand - 14 Days
The Ultimate Tour of Australia & New Zealand - 14 Days

This fast-paced trip squeezes the best of Australia and New Zealand into two epic weeks. Start in Auckland, New Zealand's largest city, and road trip south to Rotorua for Hobbiton, bubbling mud pools, and geothermal activity. Skip to the world's adventure capital, Queenstown, for big thrills and a Milford Sound / Piopiotahi day trip before crossing over to Australia. Here, you'll tick off Melbourne and Sydney, skip out to the Red Centre at Uluru, and see the Great Barrier Reef in Cairns.

View of Australia's iconic Sydney Opera House
Map of Highlights of Australia: Cities, Beaches & Wildlife - 11 Days
Highlights of Australia: Cities, Beaches & Wildlife - 11 Days

Combine the best of Australia's big cities with wildlife excursions and nature tours to create an 11-day adventure you won't soon forget. See the highlights of Melbourne, Sydney, and Adelaide by foot and bike, take road trips down the scenic southern coast, and hop over to a protected island home to kangaroos, koalas, and wallabies. Then, jet off to the tropical Cairns to explore the coral islands at the Great Barrier Reef and the ancient rainforests at Daintree.

See sleeping sea lions through Admirals Arch lookout on Kangaroo Island
Map of Sydney, Adelaide, Kangaroo Island, Uluru & Cairns - 13 Days
Sydney, Adelaide, Kangaroo Island, Uluru & Cairns - 13 Days

From discovering history and culture in the city to snorkeling among elusive marine life, you'll find it all in Australia. Start in Sydney and see the most famous sites in the country. Head to Adelaide, where you'll taste and learn about Australia's finest wines. Jet off to Kangaroo Island to mingle with the kangaroos, then venture into the outback to watch the sun set over Uluru. Finally, snorkel to your heart's content along the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree National Park.

Happy kids lying on a sandy beach
Map of Australia for Families: Sydney, Uluru, Cairns & the Whitsundays - 14 Days
Australia for Families: Sydney, Uluru, Cairns & the Whitsundays - 14 Days

This 14-day highlights tour takes you on an adventure through Australia's most spectacular natural sights. Perfect for families with older kids, enjoy the buzz of Sydney before experiencing the best of Australia's desert outback, mountainous rainforest, and sub-tropical coastal shores. Along the way, you'll encounter First Nations culture at Uluru, swim in a rainforest creek, and explore the Great Barrier Reef before ending up in paradise on the shores of the Whitsunday Islands.

Byron Bay's famous lighthouse watches over its coastline
Map of Ultimate East Coast Australia & Uluru - 18 Days
Ultimate East Coast Australia & Uluru - 18 Days

Get ready for the Australian adventure of a lifetime. Over 18 days, you'll take in the dazzling sights of Sydney and witness the magnificent Uluru at sunrise and sunset. Move on to Cairns to snorkel the natural wonders of the Great Barrier Reef and trek the ancient Daintree Rainforest. Then it's time for a road trip as you set out along the beautiful east coast of Australia from Brisbane to Sydney, soaking up laid-back vibes of the Gold Coast, Byron Bay, Coffs Harbour, and more.

Emerald waters at Mossman Gorge
Map of  Explore Australia & New Zealand: Sydney, Palm Cove & Queenstown - 12 Days
Explore Australia & New Zealand: Sydney, Palm Cove & Queenstown - 12 Days

Cross mountains, rivers, and oceans on this 12-day journey through Australia and New Zealand. Start in Sydney, where you'll visit Shark Island and discover its grottoes, secluded beaches, and cliffs. Fly north to Palm Cove to scuba dive and explore the Great Barrier Reef, then hop over to New Zealand's adventure capital of Queenstown—where you'll go wine tasting in Central Otago, take an overnight cruise through Milford Sound, and explore narrow canyons by jet boat.

Byron Bay on the east coast of Australia
Map of The Ultimate Australian Self-Drive Adventure: Outback, Great Ocean Road & Pacific Coast - 20 Days
The Ultimate Australian Self-Drive Adventure: Outback, Great Ocean Road & Pacific Coast - 20 Days

This epic 20-day self-drive adventure explores Australia's diverse landscapes and iconic destinations. Over 20 days, you'll take in dazzling Sydney and witness the magnificent Uluru. Continue to Melbourne to cruise the Great Ocean Road and see the Twelve Apostles. Then road trip along the beautiful east coast from Brisbane to Sydney, soaking up the laid-back vibes of Byron Bay, Port Macquarie, the Hunter Valley, and more.

Take in the warm morning light on Melbourne's high-rise buildings across the Yarra River
Map of Ultimate Melbourne,  Sydney & Queenstown Tour - 12 Days
Ultimate Melbourne, Sydney & Queenstown Tour - 12 Days

This moderately active multicountry tour covers three fantastic cities Down Under and their scenic outskirts: Melbourne, Sydney, and Queenstown. Kick off in Australia's capital of culture, Melbourne, with guided excursions to the Great Ocean Road and Phillip Island. Then jet off to Sydney and take in the sights by bike, bridge climb, and harbor cruise. Finish in New Zealand's South Island with a luxury tour to Milford Sound to round out this world-class adventure.

Enjoy spectacular scenery as you drive from Christchurch to Queenstown
Map of Sydney & New Zealand's South Island Ultimate Adventure - 10 Days
Sydney & New Zealand's South Island Ultimate Adventure - 10 Days

There's so much to see and do in Australia and New Zealand, and this 10-day itinerary bites off the perfect chunk. Start with three days in sunny Sydney, where you'll see a show at the Opera House and hug a koala, then cross over to New Zealand's South Island for an adventurous self-drive holiday. Land in Christchurch, where you'll enjoy a historic tram dinner, then drive south to Lake Tekapo and take a heli-hike up Mount Cook. Finally, reach Queenstown, where local wine and adrenaline activities await.

Enjoy the views from southern Australia's Remarkable Rocks, Kangaroo Island
Map of Cities, Wildlife & Wilderness in Australia: Sydney, Kangaroo Island, Uluru & Melbourne - 15 Days
Cities, Wildlife & Wilderness in Australia: Sydney, Kangaroo Island, Uluru & Melbourne - 15 Days

In 15 days, you'll explore exciting cities, spot wildlife, and visit iconic landmarks of Australia's southern states and interior. You'll start in Sydney for a biking excursion, bridge climb, and food tour before heading to Kangaroo Island to mingle with its endemic animals. Then it's time for a wilderness road trip to Alice Springs, Kings Canyon, and Uluru in Northern Territory. Your trip comes to an end in the cultural hotspot, Melbourne, with day trips to Phillip Island and the Great Ocean Road.

Views across Sydney's Bondi Beach
Map of Highlights of Sydney, Port Douglas & Brisbane - 13 Days
Highlights of Sydney, Port Douglas & Brisbane - 13 Days

In 13 days, this action-packed itinerary introduces you to Australia's eastern coast highlights using three cities as jumping-off points. Climb the Harbour Bridge and cycle through the waterfront neighborhoods of Sydney before flying north to Port Douglas, where the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef and the ancient rainforests of Daintree await. Turn south to end in Brisbane, touring the famous Australia Zoo and adventuring through the waterfalls of Springbrook National Park.

Whitehaven Beach is stretch along Whitsunday Island in Australia
Map of Great Ocean Road & the Whitsundays - 9 Days
Great Ocean Road & the Whitsundays - 9 Days

Get set for a fantastic nine-day adventure across Australia. Start in Melbourne, rent a car, and hit the Great Ocean Road, one of Australia's most iconic drives. Fly north to tropical Queensland to see the Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef. Witness the magnificent Whitehaven Beach, famous for its pristine white silica sand, and go snorkeling. Drive south to Rockhampton, Australia's Beef Capital, then fly to beautiful Brisbane.

Landscapes of Western Australia where the Red Centre meets the sea
Map of Melbourne, Sydney & Western Australia Road Trip - 20 Days
Melbourne, Sydney & Western Australia Road Trip - 20 Days

This 20-day itinerary blends city exploration with coastal wonders and an epic road trip along the Coral Coast. Soak up city life, culture, and cuisine in Melbourne and Sydney before flying to sun-kissed Perth. Embark on a Western Australia road trip to see the striking Pinnacles, snorkel Coral Bay, and witness the beauty of Ningaloo Reef.

North Cottesloe Beach, Perth
Map of The Best of Australia's West Coast: Perth, Exmouth & Margaret River - 8 Days
The Best of Australia's West Coast: Perth, Exmouth & Margaret River - 8 Days

Experience the highlights of Perth, Exmouth, and Margaret River on this action-packed holiday down Australia's west coast. Those looking for an extreme adrenaline rush can swim with whale sharks and ride rollercoasters. Immerse yourself in local heritage, bask on beautiful beaches, and join a few wine or brewery tours while taking in some of the best views in Australia.

Govett's Leap in the Blue Mountains
Map of Australia Cities & Wildlife Adventure for Families - 14 Days
Australia Cities & Wildlife Adventure for Families - 14 Days

This active two-week Australian trip starts with a hot air balloon flight across Melbourne and finishes on the shores of Sydney. Perfect for active families with older kids, this itinerary ticks the best of Australia's wildlife and outdoor lifestyle boxes. Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef, climb a mountain in Tasmania, hike in the rugged Blue Mountains, and hit the surf at Bondi Beach.

A beach paradise at Palm Cove near Cairns
Map of Discover Australia's Highlights:  Palm Cove, Melbourne &  Sydney - 11 Days
Discover Australia's Highlights: Palm Cove, Melbourne & Sydney - 11 Days

This 11-day highlights tour combines the best of Australia's beaches, cities, and national parks. Experience laid-back luxury at Palm Cove, meander through Melbourne's quirky back streets, and sample fine dining in Sydney before concluding with a hike in the Blue Mountains. Along the way, you'll trek the world's oldest rainforest, spear fish with a Kubirri Warra brother, cruise the Outer Barrier Reef and meet kangaroos, koalas, and penguins in their natural habitat.

See New Zealand's Fiordland National Park on a scenic flight from Milford Sound / Piopiotahi to Queenstown
Map of Epic Australia & New Zealand Highlights Tour - 17 Days
Epic Australia & New Zealand Highlights Tour - 17 Days

Experience the best that Australia and New Zealand have to offer on this comprehensive 17-day tour. Touchdown in Sydney, then get spiritual as you head to the country's center to see sunrises and sunsets over Uluru. Leave for the coast, where you'll cruise along the Great Barrier Reef for two days. Nip off to New Zealand and appreciate Auckland's beach and bush. See geysers and dip in geothermal springs before cruising along Milford Sound / Piopiotahi and visiting Franz Josef Glacier.

Uluru (Ayer's Rock)
Map of Ultimate Australia & New Zealand: Melbourne, Uluru, Queenstown, Mount Cook, & More -23 Days
Ultimate Australia & New Zealand: Melbourne, Uluru, Queenstown, Mount Cook, & More -23 Days

The adventure begins in the cultural heartland of Melbourne, and continues in Adelaide, where you'll find unique wildlife. Next, you'll head into the Red Centre to see Uluru before transferring to Kakadu National Park in Darwin. You'll then venture east to Cairns to visit the Great Barrier Reef, and end in Sydney. From here, you'll fly over to New Zealand, where you will do adventure sports in Queenstown, hike Mount Cook, and explore Christchurch.

Witness stunning scenery on this Australia-New Zealand road trip, like the coast of sunny Queensland
Map of New Zealand & Australia Road Trip Highlights - 14 Days
New Zealand & Australia Road Trip Highlights - 14 Days

Explore New Zealand and Australia's highlights on this two-week self-drive adventure. Start in New Zealand, where you'll wander geothermal landscapes and discover Maori culture on the North Island, then enjoy gondola rides, scenic hikes, and stargazing on the South Island. Jet to Australia next to experience its UNESCO wonders; you'll snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef and tour mighty Uluru, watching the sun rise and set over this Indigenous landmark.

Kata Tjuta at sunset
Map of Sydney, Uluru & Port Douglas - 9 Days
Sydney, Uluru & Port Douglas - 9 Days

In nine days, you can hit the highlights of Australia, from the cities to the outback to the rainforests of the northern tropics. Start the journey in style with the city sights and culture of Sydney before embarking on the nearby Blue Mountains for nature hikes around this Grand Canyon of the south. Then, jet off to Northern Territory for spiritual stargazing near the iconic Uluru (Ayers Rock) before finishing the trip on the Great Barrier Reef and in the rainforests of tropical Queensland.

Little girl looks at a birdwing butterfly sitting on a plant in the Cairns' rainforest
Map of Brisbane, Port Douglas & Sydney Family Adventure - 14 Days
Brisbane, Port Douglas & Sydney Family Adventure - 14 Days

This jam-packed two-week itinerary is perfect for active families wanting to explore the best of Australia's wildlife and outdoor lifestyle. Get up close and personal with the country's cutest and scaliest animals, see the city sights of Brisbane and Sydney by boat, bike, and kayak, and discover the underwater world of the Great Barrier Reef. Along the way, you'll ride a cable car over the rainforest, dive into the Mossman River for a snorkeling tour, and wind up hiking the breathtaking Blue Mountains.

Spend two nights on Kangaroo Island and check out sites like The Remarkables
Map of Australia's Nature, Wine & Wildlife: Sydney,  Adelaide, Barossa Valley & Palm Cove - 17 Days
Australia's Nature, Wine & Wildlife: Sydney, Adelaide, Barossa Valley & Palm Cove - 17 Days

Experience Australia's classic highlights and off-the-beaten-path nature, wine, and wildlife on this comprehensive 17-day tour. Enjoy city sightseeing and food tours in Sydney and Adelaide before road-tripping through the lush Barossa Valley for wine tasting at boutique vineyards. Next, sail over to Kangaroo Island to spot iconic Australian wildlife and fly to tropical Queensland, where rainforests, the Great Barrier Reef, and the white sands of Palm Cove await.

See Hokitika's famous Pancake Rocks on the west coast of New Zealand
Map of New Zealand South Island Road Trip & Melbourne - 10 Days
New Zealand South Island Road Trip & Melbourne - 10 Days

Discover the natural wonders of New Zealand and Australia on this 10-day road trip. Start with scenic drives across New Zealand's South Island, stopping to marvel at pancake rocks and tour glittering glowworm caves. You'll take a heli-hike on Franz Josef Glacier and sail the UNESCO-listed Milford Sound / Piopiotahi before jetting to Australia. Here, adventures include touring the iconic Great Ocean Road to admire its dramatic sea stacks and soaring over Melbourne in a hot-air balloon.

Hike the Hooker Valley Track in New Zealand
Map of Active Adventures in Australia & New Zealand: Sydney, Cairns, Queenstown, Christchurch & Auckland - 21 Days
Active Adventures in Australia & New Zealand: Sydney, Cairns, Queenstown, Christchurch & Auckland - 21 Days

Active travelers looking for outdoor adventures Down Under will love this exciting 21-day tour of Australia and New Zealand. You'll combine sightseeing highlights with various outdoor activities such as hiking, nature cruises, snorkeling, and even the more extreme: bungee jumping and jet boating. Start in Sydney and travel to Northern Queensland before hopping across the Tasman Sea to New Zealand, where you'll traverse both the South and North Islands, from Queenstown to Auckland.

A rainbow over Uluru in Australia's Outback
Map of Epic Australia & New Zealand Highlights Tour  - 18 Days
Epic Australia & New Zealand Highlights Tour - 18 Days

Embark on an epic 18-day adventure through some of Australia and New Zealand's most iconic landmarks and astonishing landscapes. See Sydney's famous sights before heading into the outback to witness Uluru set aglow at sunset. Spend a night on the Great Barrier Reef, then fly over the ditch to Auckland, where you'll set off to discover Rotorua's geothermal activity, immerse yourself in Maori culture, cruise across Milford Sound / Piopiotahi, and take a heli-hike up Franz Josef / Waiau Glacier.

 Embark on a 10-day journey along Australia's east coast, including the beguiling beach town of Byron Bay
Map of Australia's East Coast Highlights: Sydney, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Byron Bay & Brisbane - 10 Days
Australia's East Coast Highlights: Sydney, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Byron Bay & Brisbane - 10 Days

This 10-day journey explores the best of Australia's east coast. Starting in Sydney, you'll pedal across the city, ticking off the sights, then board a sunset harbor cruise. Skip south to Melbourne, where the city's creative laneway culture and bar scene await. Fly to the Gold Coast for endless sunshine, surf, and sand. Get behind the wheel for a mini road trip to Byron Bay, where you'll indulge in the local food scene, then cap off your trip cuddling koalas in Brisbane.

Explore Australia's Red Centre and stop to check out Glen Helen Gorge
Map of Sydney & Outback Highlights: Alice Springs, Kings Canyon & Uluru - 9 Days
Sydney & Outback Highlights: Alice Springs, Kings Canyon & Uluru - 9 Days

This nine-day Australia itinerary combines iconic sights and breathtaking destinations. Start in Sydney, ticking off the Opera House, Harbour Bridge, Bondi Beach, and more. Then swap the coast for a real outback adventure. Drive the rustic Mereenie Loop, hike around Kings Canyon, see Kata Tjuta, and marvel at the magnificent Uluru monolith. Expect nine days of unforgettable experiences, natural beauty, and cultural immersion.

Kick off your trip with two nights in Queenstown, New Zealand
Map of Fast-Paced Australia & New Zealand Tour: Queenstown, Sydney, Tasmania & Perth - 10 Days
Fast-Paced Australia & New Zealand Tour: Queenstown, Sydney, Tasmania & Perth - 10 Days

Explore the diverse beauty and culture of Australia and New Zealand on this brilliant 10-day journey. From the breathtaking fjords near Queenstown to the iconic Bondi to Coogee Coastal Walk in Sydney, this fast-paced itinerary squeezes the best nature, wildlife, and cultural experiences into just 10 days. Discover these two countries as you hike through national parks, indulge in city life, and embark on memorable day trips.

Spend a day discovering Bruny Island off Tasmania
Map of Epic Australia Highlights Trip: Eastern, Central & Tasmania - 20 Days
Epic Australia Highlights Trip: Eastern, Central & Tasmania - 20 Days

Check off all the highlights and discover some off-the-beaten-path wonders on this far-reaching 20-day adventure through Australia. Touch down in Sydney, then snorkel along the Great Barrier Reef and head to the outback for dinner under the stars at Uluru. Return to city life in Melbourne's bustling back alleys, hop over to Tasmania for a taste of wild and wonderful nature, taste your way through Adelaide's famous culinary scene, then wind down your trip getting to know the local wildlife on Kangaroo Island.

Fly to the remote Red Center for a luxury desert experience overlooking Uluru (photo courtesy of Longitude 131˚)
Map of Luxury Australian Outback Experience: Sydney & Uluru - 7 Days
Luxury Australian Outback Experience: Sydney & Uluru - 7 Days

From city sights to mega monoliths, this seven-day luxury Australia itinerary ticks off two great Aussie bucket list items with one short trip. Starting in Sydney, you'll enjoy a multicourse lunch while cruising Sydney Harbour, go wine tasting in the verdant Hunter Valley, and meet kangaroos and koalas on a privately guided day trip. Then, fly to the Red Center to experience sunset over Uluru, see the Field of Light, dine under outback stars, and soar above Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in a helicopter.

Embark on an epic three-day train journey across the Australian Outback
Map of Australian East Coast & Indian Pacific Rail: Sydney to Perth - 20 Days
Australian East Coast & Indian Pacific Rail: Sydney to Perth - 20 Days

This 20-day Australian journey combines city charm, natural wonders, and unforgettable experiences. Start in Melbourne with a hot-air balloon flight, then spend the night on the incredible Great Barrier Reef. Visit stunning Sydney and board the legendary Indian Pacific Railway for a captivating cross-country voyage to Perth. Sip your way around the Margaret River wine region, then have an exhilarating encounter with whale sharks in Exmouth.

 Stop to see the glowworm caves as you make your way from Auckland to Rotorua
Map of Australia & New Zealand Culture Tour: Auckland, Rotorua, Melbourne, Uluru & Sydney - 10 Days
Australia & New Zealand Culture Tour: Auckland, Rotorua, Melbourne, Uluru & Sydney - 10 Days

Discover the diverse landscapes, delicious food, and rich cultures of Australia and New Zealand in just 10 days. This itinerary kicks off with a captivating sunset dinner cruise in Auckland, followed by activities involving Rotorua's Māori culture and geothermal wonders. From here, hop to Melbourne for a food and cocktail tour before exploring the Great Ocean Road. Next, witness awe-inspiring sunrises and sunsets at Uluru, and end in Sydney, where you'll conquer the iconic bridge and savor Aboriginal bush food.

Journey across Australia to the remote Indian Ocean beaches of Cape Range National Park
Map of Australia's East & West Coasts Adventure - 18 Days
Australia's East & West Coasts Adventure - 18 Days

Hit the highlights of Australia's east and west coasts on this glorious 18-day adventure. Start in Sydney, where you'll cruise its famous harbor and scale the heights of its iconic bridge. Head north to Port Douglas to snorkel through coral reefs and trek into the rainforest, then experience Melbourne with a food tour and hot-air balloon flight. Fly to the west coast to discover Perth and its stunning beaches, then finish your journey swimming with whale sharks in Exmouth and wine tasting in Margaret River.

Boat around the Milford Sound / Piopiotahi on your first full day of the trip
Map of Australia & New Zealand Outdoor Adventure: Queenstown, Sydney & Cairns - 10 Days
Australia & New Zealand Outdoor Adventure: Queenstown, Sydney & Cairns - 10 Days

This exciting 10-day tour across New Zealand and Australia focuses on just three destinations. In Queenstown, you'll visit the vineyards of Central Otago, get your heart pounding with the jet boat, and cruise across the awe-inspiring Milford Sound / Piopiotahi. You'll then get to know Sydney like a local with walking tours, a native food experience, and a harbor cruise. And finally, in tropical Cairns, you'll explore the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest.

Board the Kuranda scenic railway for views of Barron Falls and the rainforest in Australia's Queensland
Map of Highlights of Australia & New Zealand: Palm Cove, Sydney, Auckland & Queenstown - 15 Days
Highlights of Australia & New Zealand: Palm Cove, Sydney, Auckland & Queenstown - 15 Days

On this multicountry highlights tour, you'll spend seven nights each discovering eastern Australia and New Zealand. You'll start in Palm Cove, an excellent base for diving the Great Barrier Reef and rainforest excursions, and then you'll head to energetic Sydney. After seeing its iconic sights, you're off to check out Auckland, Rotorua, and Queenstown. You'll peek inside Hobbit holes, admire the glow of Waitomo Caves, meet the kiwis of a hatchery, and cruise the fjord of Milford Sound / Piopiotahi.

Tour the small, but impressive, Adelaide
Map of Best of Australia: Food, Nature & Culture - 17 Days
Best of Australia: Food, Nature & Culture - 17 Days

This thrilling itinerary takes you across eastern and central Australia over 17 days, combining the best food, nature, and cultural experiences. Start in Sydney with a Harbor Bridge climb and venture out to the Blue Mountains before flying north to two UNESCO World Heritage wonders: the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest. Pass by the Red Center to witness a sunrise and sunset at Uluru and soak up Melbourne and Adelaide with trips to Phillip and Kangaroo islands.

Explore Australia's famous Great Barrier Reef on a snorkeling tour from Cairns
Map of Australia & New Zealand Cultural Journey - 21 Days
Australia & New Zealand Cultural Journey - 21 Days

Experience the rich culture of Australia and New Zealand on this three-week adventure. You'll visit Australia's most iconic landmarks, from Sydney Harbour Bridge to UNESCO-listed Uluru and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as ancient rainforests and the wild Northern Territory. Continue to New Zealand's North Island to immerse yourself in geothermal landscapes, Maori culture, and Middle-earth with a trip to the Hobbiton film set.

Explore red rock and desert landscapes in Australia's Northern Territory
Map of Self-Guided Australia Adventure: Sydney & Northern Territory - 12 Days
Self-Guided Australia Adventure: Sydney & Northern Territory - 12 Days

Outdoor enthusiasts will love this exciting 12-day itinerary highlighting a lesser-explored area of Australia. But first, you'll start with two days in Sydney, checking off famous attractions like the Harbour Bridge and Bondi Beach. From there, fly to the tropical city of Darwin in the Northern Territory to begin a self-guided road trip through national parks and stunning gorges while partaking in fishing, hiking, and swimming in crocodile-free waterfalls.

Explore the beautiful beaches of northern New South Wales, like Byron Bay
Map of Epic Australia & New Zealand: Auckland, Queenstown, Sydney, Brisbane, Byron Bay & More - 21 Days
Epic Australia & New Zealand: Auckland, Queenstown, Sydney, Brisbane, Byron Bay & More - 21 Days

Cover the highlights of eastern Australia and New Zealand on this three-week trip. Starting in New Zealand's North Island, you'll check out the dramatic volcanic landscapes of Auckland and Rotorua and learn about Maori culture and eat your way around Wellington. Fly to Australia next, where you'll start in Brisbane and make your way down the New South Wales coast to Sydney, stopping at beautiful beaches and quaint towns. End back in New Zealand with thrilling outdoor adventures in Queenstown.

Venture into the dense rainforest of Daintree National Park
Map of Australia City, Outback, Rainforest & Reef Tour - 18 Days
Australia City, Outback, Rainforest & Reef Tour - 18 Days

See and do a little bit of everything on this fun and far-reaching 18-day tour of Australia. Start in Melbourne to explore its historic laneways by bike and take a day trip along the Great Ocean Road. Continue to Adelaide and Kangaroo Island before heading to the Red Centre to check out Uluru, Kata Tjuta, and other magnificent outback monoliths. Fly next to tropical northern Queensland for some time at the Great Barrier Reef, and end down in Sydney, Australia's largest city.

Aerial view of Noah Beach in the tropical Daintree region in Australia's far north: Queensland
Map of Australia & New Zealand Highlights - 13 Days
Australia & New Zealand Highlights - 13 Days

Take on two of the world's most naturally stunning countries on this 13-day trip across Australia and New Zealand. Start in Sydney and explore the iconic Sydney Opera House before heading north to Queensland for snorkeling in the Great Barrier Reef and a cable car ride through Daintree National Park. Then fly over to New Zealand for a little bit of everything the country has to offer, from the busy streets of Christchurch to the frozen landscape of Franz Josef Glacier / Ka Roimata o Hine Hukatere.

Watch the sunset over Uluru with a memorable al fresco dining experience
Map of Australia Cities & Nature: Sydney, Port Douglas, Brisbane, Uluru & Melbourne - 17 Days
Australia Cities & Nature: Sydney, Port Douglas, Brisbane, Uluru & Melbourne - 17 Days

Combine vibrant cities and remote nature on this well-rounded 17-day trip through Australia. Tour the sights in Sydney before flying north to Port Douglas to explore the Great Barrier Reef. Head to Brisbane for an immersive introduction to Indigenous culture and a guided tour of its famous zoo, then escape to the outback's quiet to witness Uluru's wonders. Wind down in the cultural capital of Melbourne, with a day trip to nearby Phillip Island to see its famous "penguin parade."

Sunrise over Sydney's Bronte Beach and shorefront pool
Map of Australia & New Zealand Panorama: Palm Cove, Sydney, Auckland, Rotorua & Queenstown - 14 Days
Australia & New Zealand Panorama: Palm Cove, Sydney, Auckland, Rotorua & Queenstown - 14 Days

Stunning landscapes abound on this two-week odyssey through Australia and New Zealand. Bask on the beaches of Palm Cove, dive into the Great Barrier Reef, scale the Sydney Harbour Bridge, and set off into the bush to discover the rugged beauty of the Blue Mountains. Then it's off to Auckland for an adventure through the North and South Islands—cruising through glowworm caves, meeting the iconic kiwi bird, joining a traditional Maori feast, and ending in the adventure capital of Queenstown.

A quick flight from Adelaide takes you to Kangaroo Island, a protected haven for wildlife
Map of Southern Australia Luxury Tour:  Melbourne, Adelaide & Kangaroo Island - 7 Days
Southern Australia Luxury Tour: Melbourne, Adelaide & Kangaroo Island - 7 Days

Experience the best nature, food, and culture with this luxurious weeklong adventure that checks off Australia's southern highlights. Join private foodie tours in Melbourne and Adelaide, experience a heartwarming penguin encounter on Phillip Island, cycle through Melbourne's vibrant neighborhoods, and escape to Kangaroo Island's pristine wilderness for an overnight jaunt.

Go diving on the Great Barrier Reef
Map of Australia & New Zealand Natural Adventure: Sydney to Queenstown - 14 Days
Australia & New Zealand Natural Adventure: Sydney to Queenstown - 14 Days

This two-week trip to Australia and New Zealand will get your heart pumping with one-of-a-kind adventures and unusual destinations. Tick off the main sights in Sydney, then switch to lesser-known Port Lincoln, where you'll come face-to-face with great white sharks. Dive the Great Barrier Reef and visit Kuranda before flying to New Zealand, where big thrills await in Queenstown with jet boats, wilderness cruises, scenic hikes, and wine tasting.

End your adventure in Melbourne, Australia's "cultural capital"
Map of Australia Luxury City Tour: Sydney & Melbourne - 7 Days
Australia Luxury City Tour: Sydney & Melbourne - 7 Days

Get a taste of Australia's two greatest cities with a week of urban adventures, private day trips, and stylish 5-star hotels. This perfectly-paced luxury trip starts in Sydney, where you'll tick off iconic landmarks, meet Aussie animals, and connect with Aboriginal culture. Then, switch to Melbourne, the creative capital, where you'll dive into the food scene, leave your mark during a street art masterclass, and meet the penguins at Phillip Island.

Escape to the outback to see the wonders of Kata Tjuta and Uluru
Map of Australia City, Coast & Outback Tour -11 Days
Australia City, Coast & Outback Tour -11 Days

Experience Australia's outdoor highlights as you travel from the coast to the country's interior and back again. Touch down in Sydney to see famous landmarks and go wine tasting in the Hunter Valley. Discover Uluru with dinner under the stars and a camel ride at sunrise. Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef, drive along scenic roads to Daintree Rainforest and Cape Tribulation, then soak up Melbourne's nightlife and say goodbye with a hot-air balloon ride over the city.

Visit Queensland's unusually-shaped Glass House Mountains
Map of Best of Australia's Cities & National Parks: Sydney, Tasmania & Southern Queensland - 18 Days
Best of Australia's Cities & National Parks: Sydney, Tasmania & Southern Queensland - 18 Days

Australia is a vast country with a lot of show-stopping attractions, but if you prefer under-the-radar natural beauty and historic sites, this diverse 18-day itinerary is for you. Start with a week in Sydney to enjoy coastal walks, Indigenous cultural tours, and more. Fly to Tasmania and drive yourself to dramatic national parks and UNESCO-listed heritage sites. Then fly back to the mainland to explore southern Queensland, exploring beautiful Brisbane and the otherworldly Glass House Mountains.

See the ancient Daintree Rainforest from your 5-star eco-retreat (photo courtesy of Silky Oaks Lodge)
Map of Luxury Australia Grand Tour: City, Outback, Rainforest & Reef - 10 Days
Luxury Australia Grand Tour: City, Outback, Rainforest & Reef - 10 Days

This 10-day luxury Australia trip squeezes in urban fun in Sydney, outback adventures at Uluru, and two UNESCO-listed wonders: the Great Barrier Reef and Daintree Rainforest. Start in the city with a show at the Opera House and a full-day city tour. Fly to the Red Centre to experience Uluru from a luxury camp and dine under outback stars. Finally, land in tropical North Queensland, where you'll settle into an opulent rainforest eco-retreat and cruise around the Great Barrier Reef by private catamaran.

Drive to the Atherton Tablelands for quirky cafés and captivating landscapes
Map of Ultimate Landscapes of Australia: City, Outback, Rainforest & Reef - 17 Days
Ultimate Landscapes of Australia: City, Outback, Rainforest & Reef - 17 Days

Experience Australia's diverse landscapes on this 17-day tour, which takes you from cities to deserts, rainforests, and reefs. Along the way, you'll discover urban wonders, from the Sydney Harbour Bridge to Melbourne's graffitied laneways, as well as penguin-spotted Phillip Island and the UNESCO-listed rock formation Uluru. End in sun-soaked Queensland, where you'll snorkel the world-famous Great Barrier Reef, explore lush rainforests, and laze on the tropical sands of Palm Cove.

Explore the wilds of Western Australia from a luxury oceanside camp (photo courtesy of Sal Salis)
Map of Luxury Sydney, Kangaroo Island & Australia's Wild West Coast - 14 Days
Luxury Sydney, Kangaroo Island & Australia's Wild West Coast - 14 Days

Explore the awe-inspiring wonders of Sydney, Kangaroo Island, and Western Australia with this epic two-week luxury itinerary. Starting in harborside Sydney, you'll tick off the icons, connect with Aboriginal culture, and cook with a private chef. Then, delve deep into the wilderness with five deluxe nights on Kangaroo Island. Return to city life in Perth with a private coffee tour before your flight to Exmouth, where you'll settle into a luxe beachside camp and swim alongside gentle whale sharks on Ningaloo Reef.

Humpback whale tail throw in Sydney
Map of Seasonal Highlights of Australia & New Zealand - 14 Days
Seasonal Highlights of Australia & New Zealand - 14 Days

If you're planning to visit Australia and New Zealand between May and October, this 14-day itinerary ticks all the right boxes. Experience the best of each country, along with special seasonal activities such as whale watching from Sydney Harbour and sledding in the snow at Queenstown. While it might be winter and spring Down Under, you'll still be snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef and connecting with culture in Port Douglas and Rotorua.

Explore the Great Barrier Reef with a private marine biologist guide
Map of Australia Laid-Back Luxury Tour: Port Douglas & Sydney - 7 Days
Australia Laid-Back Luxury Tour: Port Douglas & Sydney - 7 Days

Snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef and tick off the icons of Sydney with this luxury seven-day Australia trip that squeezes in two bucket list destinations. Picture yourself meeting cuddly koalas, swimming with sea turtles and tropical fish, and floating through an ancient rainforest near Port Douglas. In Sydney, you'll cruise across the harbor at sunset, go behind the scenes at the Opera House, cycle across the city, and join a private chef at home.

Visit Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park and watch the sun set
Map of Australia's Wild Side: Tasmania, the Outback & the Reef - 19 Days
Australia's Wild Side: Tasmania, the Outback & the Reef - 19 Days

From the beauty of Tasmania's rugged coast to Central Australia's dry red heart and Far North Queensland's tropical coral islands, experience Australia's diverse landscapes on this 19-day adventure. Cruise the Tasman and Coral Seas, float along a Daintree Rainforest river, dine under the stars at Uluru, play tug-of-war with Tasmanian devils, and self-drive the Great Ocean Road. You'll also discover hidden urban gems in Adelaide, Melbourne, and Sydney during guided walking tours.

Your luxury outback adventure is bookended by stays in Sydney and Melbourne (photo courtesy of Longitude 131˚)
Map of Luxury Australia City & Outback Adventure: Sydney, Uluru & Melbourne - 10 Days
Luxury Australia City & Outback Adventure: Sydney, Uluru & Melbourne - 10 Days

From sparkling city skylines to twinkling outback stars, this 10-day luxury Australia itinerary combines the culture and creativity of Sydney and Melbourne with once-in-a-lifetime outback adventures. Catch an opera at the world-famous Sydney Opera House and explore the city. Then, fly to the Red Centre to experience sunset over Uluru, see the Field of Light, dine under outback stars, and visit a remote arts community by charter flight. Finish in Melbourne with a street art masterclass and hip nightlife tour.

Kick off your week in the Whitsundays at the opulent qualia Great Barrier Reef (photo courtesy of qualia)
Map of Australia Luxury Reef & City Escape: Hamilton Island & Sydney - 7 Days
Australia Luxury Reef & City Escape: Hamilton Island & Sydney - 7 Days

Experience the essence of Australian laid-back luxury with this seven-day Hamilton Island and Sydney trip. Start in the Whitsundays at an opulent award-winning resort, where you'll go diving on the Great Barrier Reef, helicopter above Heart Reef, and stand on Whitehaven Beach with a glass of sparkling wine. Switch to Sydney and tick off its icons in style. Cruise across the harbor at sunset, go behind the scenes at the Opera House, eat your way across the city, and climb over the famous bridge.

Board The Ghan and travel the outback in style from Adelaide to Alice Springs
Map of Ultimate Outback Experience: Adelaide, the Ghan, Uluru & Alice Springs - 8 Days
Ultimate Outback Experience: Adelaide, the Ghan, Uluru & Alice Springs - 8 Days

This eight-day Australia adventure takes you on a bucket-list train ride through the outback. Travel from Adelaide to Alice Springs aboard The Ghan on a multiday journey through incredible desert landscapes and quiet outback towns. Make your way from South Australia's foodie capital to the mythical monolith of Uluru in style, enjoy a day exploring Melbourne's famous Great Ocean Road, and meet orphaned kangaroos at a sanctuary.

Your luxury retreats include a modern masterpiece in the heart of Freycinet National Park (photo courtesy of Saffire Lodge)
Map of Luxury Sydney, Tasmania & South Australia - 14 Days
Luxury Sydney, Tasmania & South Australia - 14 Days

Experience laid-back luxury and form deep connections with Australia's people, landscapes, and wildlife with this deluxe two-week trip. Starting in Sydney, tick off the icons and cycle the city before landing in Hobart for a self-drive Tasmanian adventure to historic Port Arthur and the breathtaking Freycinet National Park. After, skip over to Kangaroo Island, where another 5-star nature lodge awaits. Finish in charming Adelaide with walking tours and wine tastings.

After checking off Sydney, Melbourne, and the outback, you'll end on the remote paradise of Lizard Island (photo courtesy of Lizard Island Resort)
Map of Australia Luxury Escape: Sydney, Melbourne, Uluru & Lizard Island - 14 Days
Australia Luxury Escape: Sydney, Melbourne, Uluru & Lizard Island - 14 Days

This curated 14-day luxury itinerary blends lavish experiences with Australia's breathtaking landscapes. Start in Sydney with a private sunset dinner cruise, then skip to Melbourne for culture and cuisine. Fly to the Red Centre to marvel at the iconic Uluru, witness unreal sunsets, and dine under desert stars. Finish the adventure at the Great Barrier Reef on the remote and exclusive Lizard Island.

End your adventure on the edge of Western Australia's Ningaloo Reef at a luxury beach camp (photo courtesy of Sal Salis)
Map of Luxury on Australia's Wild West Coast: Perth, Margaret River & Exmouth - 10 Days
Luxury on Australia's Wild West Coast: Perth, Margaret River & Exmouth - 10 Days

This 10-day curated itinerary blends comfort, exclusivity, and the awe-inspiring wonders of Western Australia. Your journey begins in the historic heart of Perth, your base for day trips to the mystical Pinnacles and idyllic Rottnest Island. After, sip and savor the Margaret River on a self-drive adventure through the famous wine region. Finally, catch a flight to Exmouth, where barefoot luxury awaits as you spend your days swimming alongside humpback whales and whale sharks on Ningaloo Reef.

Spend two nights on the remote and exclusive Lord Howe Island (photo courtesy of Capella Lodge)
Map of Ultimate Australian Luxury Escape: Melbourne to Lord Howe Island - 10 Days
Ultimate Australian Luxury Escape: Melbourne to Lord Howe Island - 10 Days

This fast-paced Australia itinerary squeezes high-class city fun and barefoot luxury into just 10 days. Dine at top restaurants in creative Melbourne and drive the Great Ocean Road, then escape to Kangaroo Island, where peace, wildlife, and natural landscapes await. Taste world-class wines in Adelaide, cruise Sydney Harbour at sunset, helicopter to the Hunter Valley for a luxe winery lunch, and spend your final days disconnected from it all on the remote and lush Lord Howe Island.

Sample Australian wines as you explore McLaren Vale and keep an eye for kangaroos amid the vines
Map of Australia's Food, Wine & Wildlife: Sydney, Adelaide & Cairns - 11 Days
Australia's Food, Wine & Wildlife: Sydney, Adelaide & Cairns - 11 Days

This 11-day food-focused tour will give you an authentic taste of Australia. Packed with gourmet food and wine experiences, you'll sample the best of the country. Explore Sydney's iconic sights, join an Aboriginal bush tucker tour, go wine tasting in the Hunter Valley and McLaren Vale, eat through Adelaide's historic market, and take a gourmet day trip to Kangaroo Island. End this journey between the magnificent Great Barrier Reef and the ancient Daintree Rainforest in Cairns.

Stay three nights at an all-inclusive Australian safari camp in the Northern Territory (photo courtesy of Bamurru Plains)
Map of Off-the-Beaten-Path Australian Luxury: Cities, The Ghan & Kakadu - 14 Days
Off-the-Beaten-Path Australian Luxury: Cities, The Ghan & Kakadu - 14 Days

Adventurous travelers with discerning taste will love this 14-day Australian trip, which offers laid-back luxury and private experiences. The itinerary weaves together the cultural allure of Melbourne, the gastronomic delights of Adelaide, and the iconic landscapes of Sydney. You'll also travel up the continent in style aboard The Ghan, savoring three days of rail travel from Adelaide to Darwin. Then, experience the pristine wilderness of Kakadu National Park with an all-inclusive, luxury bush safari.

Experience the Whitsundays' soft white sand in north Queensland
Map of East Coast Australia: Sydney, Melbourne & the Whitsundays - 13 Days
East Coast Australia: Sydney, Melbourne & the Whitsundays - 13 Days

Over almost two weeks, you'll explore the best of Australia's favorite cities and unwind in a tropical island paradise. Starting in Sydney, explore the city's iconic sights on a sunset cruise, then connect with Aboriginal culture on a bush tucker tour of the Royal Botanic Gardens. Fly south to explore Melbourne's incredible food scene and street art, and take day trips along the Great Ocean Road. Finally, skip north to Hamilton Island, your gateway to the stunning Whitsunday Islands and the Great Barrier Reef.

 Spend a week discovering the best of Australia's innovative cuisine and world-class wines
Map of Luxury Nature & Fine Dining Tour of Australia - 10 Days
Luxury Nature & Fine Dining Tour of Australia - 10 Days

Taste the best of Australia with this 10-day luxury itinerary. Packed with 5-star stays, fine dining, nature, and gourmet experiences, you'll sip and sample your way through the country, starting in Melbourne. Explore laneways and ride in a hot-air balloon, then rent a car for a gastronomic drive along the Great Ocean Road to Brae, the Grampians, and Adelaide. Hop over to Kangaroo Island for food and fauna, then skip to Sydney for a luxe sunset cruise across the iconic harbor.

Spend two nights at a resort on Kangaroo Island sampling the sustainable food scene (photo courtesy of Southern Ocean Lodge)
Map of Luxury Nature & Fine Dining Tour of Australia - 14 Days
Luxury Nature & Fine Dining Tour of Australia - 14 Days

Savor the very best of Australia's food and wine scene with this 14-day luxury trip that starts in Melbourne at one of the country's top restaurants, and finishes in Sydney with a sunset dinner cruise. In between you'll stay in 5-star luxury hotels, ride in a hot-air balloon, and hop in a rental car to drive along the Great Ocean Road to Brae, the Grampians, and Adelaide. You'll also spend two nights at a resort on Kangaroo Island experiencing the incredible food and fauna, like wallabies, kangaroos, and fur seals.

Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge at night for the ultimate romantic thrill
Map of Australia Honeymoon Adventure: Melbourne, Uluru & Sydney - 7 Days
Australia Honeymoon Adventure: Melbourne, Uluru & Sydney - 7 Days

Combine desert landscapes and urban elegance on this romantic Australia itinerary. Start by immersing yourselves in Melbourne's vibrant food scene, then float above the city in a hot-air balloon. Next, head inland to witness the famous Uluru rock transform into a fiery masterpiece during a camel ride. Finish in Sydney where you'll climb across the Harbour Bridge before setting sail as day turns to night. With culture, thrills, and romance, this honeymoon offers the ultimate taste of Australia's magic.

Take a scenic flight over the Whitsunday Islands to see Heart Reef followed by a sunset sail
Map of Romantic Australia Tour of Melbourne & the Great Barrier Reef - 7 Days
Romantic Australia Tour of Melbourne & the Great Barrier Reef - 7 Days

Perfect for couples, this weeklong Aussie trip combines city culture with an island paradise. Kick off the trip in Melbourne, where you'll explore the city's charming laneways and Great Ocean Road. Then, feel the enchantment of a hot-air balloon ride over the Yarra Valley before flying north to car-free Hamilton Island. Here, you'll soar above Heart Reef and sip champagne during a sunset cruise. Finish the adventure by snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef and playing a round of golf on an island setting.

Toast to your future while sampling local wines in Hunter Valley
Map of Australia's Ultimate Honeymoon for Food & Wine Lovers - 7 Days
Australia's Ultimate Honeymoon for Food & Wine Lovers - 7 Days

This indulgent Australian honeymoon is designed for lovers of all things gourmet. Begin your romantic journey in Sydney, where you'll board a luxurious yacht and climb the iconic Harbour Bridge at night. Then, in Melbourne, dive into laneway culture and cafés, and and sample the progressive restaurant scene. Beyond the cities, taste the vineyard-dotted landscapes of the Hunter Valley, traverse the Mornington and Bellarine peninsulas, and drive along the scenic Great Ocean Road for photo ops.

 Escape to one of Australia's most exclusive and secluded honeymoon destinations (photo courtesy of Capella Lodge)
Map of Australian Barefoot Luxury Honeymoon - 7 Days
Australian Barefoot Luxury Honeymoon - 7 Days

This romantic seven-day Australian honeymoon combines city life and the remote wilderness of one of Australia's most exclusive islands. Begin your trip with a sunset dinner cruise across Sydney Harbour. Ascend the Sydney Harbour Bridge, explore sunkissed beaches with a local, and taste wines in the Hunter Valley. Then, jet off to the idyllic Lord Howe Island. Here, you'll connect with nature and each other, spending your days hiking, snorkeling, and drinking in the sunset from your luxury lodge.

Stay three nights at a luxury lodge in the rainforest (photo courtesy of Silky Oaks Lodge)
Map of Australian Tropical Romance: Sydney & Queensland - 7 Days
Australian Tropical Romance: Sydney & Queensland - 7 Days

This blissful seven-day Australian honeymoon combines city fun, natural wonders, and adventure. Your romantic trip begins in cosmopolitan Sydney, where you'll cycle past iconic sights and savor a relaxed Aussie lunch cruise on the harbor. Then, jet north to the tropics in Queensland and drive the scenic coastline to Port Douglas, where you'll spend evenings immersed in a luxe Daintree Rainforest lodge. You'll snorkel the Great Barrier Reef, taste native bush foods, and helicopter to a private waterfall.

Spend two days swimming with marine life in the Indian Ocean
Map of Australia Honeymoon Outdoor Adventure: Melbourne, Sydney & the West Coast - 14 Days
Australia Honeymoon Outdoor Adventure: Melbourne, Sydney & the West Coast - 14 Days

This adventurous two-week Australian honeymoon combines the best of Sydney, Melbourne, and the West Coast. Start in the cultural capital, Melbourne, with a cocktail tour and day trips to the Mornington Peninsula and Great Ocean Road. From here, fly west to sunny Perth where you'll road trip south to taste wines in the Margaret River and fly north to Exmouth to swim with humpback whales and whale sharks. Finish your romantic tour in Sydney with a sunset dinner cruise and an overnight zoo encounter.