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Australia: Icons, Reef and Rainforest

13 days & 12 nights, Private Journey

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Pricing from: $8,995

Sydney, Brisbane, Fraser Island, Yeppoon, Airlie Beach & Port Douglas

Begin your spectacular journey along the eastern coast of Australia in the cosmopolitan city of Sydney, where you'll explore parks and gardens and visit the iconic opera house. Head north to tropical Brisbane and the beautiful landscapes of Fraser Island, which you'll discover on thrilling 4WD adventures. Spend some time in a resort on pretty Airlie Beach, fly to the magical Whitsunday Islands and venture deep into the oldest rainforest in the world, which lies just inland from the Great Barrier Reef.

  • Day 1
    Arrive Sydney

    Upon arrival in Sydney, you will be welcomed by your Cox & Kings local representative and escorted to your hotel.

    Elite: Park Hyatt Sydney
    Preferred: Four Seasons Hotel Sydney - 2 Nights
  • Day 2

    This morning, explore the highlights of Sydney on a private tour. See the botanical gardens and Hyde Park. Then take a private tour of the Sydney Opera House, which has become a symbol of the city.

    Elite: Park Hyatt Sydney
    Preferred: Four Seasons Hotel Sydney
  • Day 3
    To Brisbane

    Fly north to Brisbane this morning. Upon arrival you will be escorted to your hotel and have the remainder of the day at leisure.

    Elite: Sofitel Brisbane
    Preferred: Spicers Balfour Hotel - 1 Night
  • Day 4
    To Fraser Island

    Depart Brisbane this morning and drive to the Glasshouse Mountains to learn about the Irwin family and how their humble little park became the world renounced Australia Zoo. Filled with hundreds of unique amazing animals from around the world, the zoo also focuses on Australia's unique fauna. Continue to River Heads where you board the ferry and cross Hervey Bay en route to Fraser Island.

    Kingfisher Bay Resort - 2 Nights (B, L)
  • Day 5
    Fraser Island

    Embark on a private 4WD tour through the sand dunes and forests of Fraser Island. Drive along one of Australia's prettiest beaches, see the sparkling turquoise waters and volcanic rock of the Champagne Pools, watch for sharks and sea turtles off Indian Head and marvel at a giant dune sweeping down into the emerald Lake Wabby.

    Kingfisher Bay Resort (B, L)
  • Day 6
    To Yeppoon

    Continue your off-road explorations of Fraser Island, including visits to the clear waters of Lake McKenzie, the rainforest of Central Station and the sandy forests of Pile Valley. Return to the dock for your ferry ride back to the mainland and on to your beachfront resort.

    Elite: Oshen Apartments
    Preferred: Capricorn Resort - 1 Night
    (B, L)
  • Day 7
    To Airlie Beach

    Enjoy a leisurely morning at your resort. Stroll along the beaches or out around the headlands of Bluff Point, which offers beautiful views of the Pacific.

    This afternoon, embark on a scenic journey to Airlie Beach along the coast road.

    Coral Sea Resort - 3 Nights (B, L)
  • Day 8
    Airlie Beach

    Relax and recharge amid the pristine natural landscape of your Airlie Beach resort, which sits directly on the beach and is just a short walk away from charming Airlie Beach village.

    Coral Sea Resort (B)
  • Day 9
    Airlie Beach

    After breakfast this morning, head to Whitsunday Airport and take to the skies on your half-day air tour to Whitehaven Beach, an idyllic four-mile stretch of white sand bordering the cerulean waters of a lagoon.

    Coral Sea Resort (B)
  • Day 10
    To Port Douglas

    Enjoy a day of transport on the sea and in the air en route to Cairns and short drive to Port Douglas, the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef.

    Elite: Pullman Sea Temple Resort
    Preferred: Peninsula Boutique Hotel - 3 Nights
  • Day 11
    Port Douglas

    Take a full-day guided excursion into the oldest rainforest in the world. The UNESCO World Heritage Daintree Rainforest is considered a time capsule of the earth's evolution as it contains several of the most ancient and extinct ferns and plants.

    Elite: Pullman Sea Temple Resort
    Preferred: Peninsula Boutique Hotel
    (B, L)
  • Day 12
    Port Douglas

    Enjoy the day at leisure.

    Elite: Pullman Sea Temple Resort
    Preferred: Peninsula Boutique Hotel
  • Day 13
    Depart Port Douglas

    You will be escorted to the Cairns airport for your onward flight.


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    Internal Airfare from: $995
    *Prices are per person in USD based on double occupancy for travel during shoulder season. Actual prices may differ based on your exact travel dates and customization of your itinerary. All itineraries and prices are subject to availability.