In case you hadn’t noticed, Australia is an awfully big place. So big, in fact, that you’d need to come back a few times to see it all. Don’t have that kind of time? Hop aboard this 14-day trip down Australia’s east coast and make the most of the time you do have. Offering a solid mix of must-do experiences and uncommon adventures, you’ll enjoy a Pick-to-Plate lunch on an organic farm in Byron Bay, sail the Whitsundays, and trek through Mossman Gorge in the Daintree Rainforest. The best part: there’s still plenty more to come back for.

March 11 - 24, 2021
$3867
CAD per person
Savings of $1364 per couple!


What's Included:

Your Welcome Moment: Meet Your CEO and Group
Your Discover Moment: Byron Bay
Guided rainforest walk
Whitsunday Islands sailing excursion
Blue Mountains stay with hikes
Jenolan Caves visit
Scenic Railway
Jamison Valley walk
Orientation walk in Sydney
Free time in Cairns, Byron Bay, and Sydney
Internal flight
Pick-to-Plate lunch (Byron Bay
All transport between destinations and to/from included activities

Accommodations
Hotels (11 nts), rainforest cabin (2 nts).

Meals
4 breakfasts, 3 lunches
Allow USD700-910 for meals not included.

Transportation
Private vehicle, sailboat, plane, walking

Staff & experts
Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout, local guides.


Travel Style: Classic
All of the highlights, culture, access, and I-can’t-believe-we-did-that moments, all at a great price.

Service Level: Standard
Comfortable tourist-class accommodations with character; mix of public and private transport.

Physical Rating: 3 - Average
Some tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.

Trip Type: Small Group
Small group experience; Max 16, avg 12

 



ITINERARY 
Day 1 Cairns /_uploads/images/exclusive-email/df4f4119871aca4c13c60027e8e53be6.png
Arrive at any time.
Exclusive Inclusions:
 Your Welcome Moment Meet Your CEO and Group

Day 2 Cairns/Cape Tribulation
Head north to Cape Tribulation. Stop en route to explore Mossman Gorge and take an interpretive walk through the Daintree Rainforest.
Meals included:
 Breakfast | Lunch

Day 3 Cape Tribulation
With a free day, opt for a trip to the Great Barrier Reef or to explore Daintree National Park.
Meals included:
 Breakfast

Day 4 Cape Tribulation/Cairns
Return to Cairns in the afternoon with free time to explore this laid-back city.
Meals included:
 Breakfast

Day 5 Cairns/Airlie Beach
Depart early for a full day of travel to reach Airlie Beach with time to explore the town.
Meals included:
 Breakfast

Day 6 Airlie Beach
Set sail for a day in the Whitsunday Islands, visiting the Great Barrier Reef. Opt to swim or snorkel, and hike to an island lookout over Whitehaven Beach, known for its stunning white sand. Return to Airlie Beach for the night.
Meals included:
 Lunch

Day 7 Airlie Beach/Byron Bay
Fly to Brisbane and transfer to Byron Bay for two nights in this "hippie" paradise.

Day 8 Byron Bay
Spend the day wandering the town or taking part in a multitude of optional activities like skydiving, visiting Cape Byron Lighthouse, or relaxing on the beach.
Exclusive Inclusions:
 Your Discover Moment

Day 9 Byron Bay/Port Macquarie
Tour an organic farm in the heart of Byron Bay before sitting down to a delicious lunch featuring local produce. Head to the coastal township of Port Macquarie, featuring all the beauty of the beach set alongside gorgeous national parks. Enjoy an evening in Port Macquarie.
Meals included:
 Lunch

Day 10 Port Macquarie/Blue Mountains
En route to the Blue Mountains, opt to stop at the Koala Hospital to learn about vital wildlife conservation work in the area.

Day 11 Blue Mountains
Explore the area around Leura and Katoomba including the Three Sisters. Visit the Jenolan Caves, take a walk in Jamison Valley, and ride on the Scenic Railway, the steepest railway in the world.

Day 12 Blue Mountains/Sydney
Travel to Sydney and enjoy a free afternoon to explore the city. Opt to rent a bike, stroll the botanical gardens, or visit the iconic Opera House.

Day 13 Sydney
Get a feel for the city. Relax seaside at Bondi Beach. Enjoy an optional final night out with the group.

Day 14 Sydney
Depart at any time.

 

Terms & Conditions:
Prices quoted are per person, based on double occupancy, and reflect ALL applicable savings. Airfare extra. Eligible passengers shall receive 15% off per person on guaranteed departures of select small-group tours as follows, for select departure dates. Must be booked between May 1, 2020 - June 12, 2020 at 23:59 EST for travel departing by May 31, 2021. Valid for new bookings only. Cannot be combined with any other offers, promotions or discounts and is subject to availability and airline booking guidelines. Cannot be combined with any other offers, promotions or discounts and is subject to availability. Does not apply to National Geographic Journeys with G Adventures, National Geographic Family Journeys with G Adventures, Private Groups, Independent trips, Day Tours, pre- or post-tour accommodation, insurance, upgrades, add-ons, “My Own Room” or “My Own Tent,” transfers, theme packs, or other in-country or on-board services. G Adventures reserves the right to withdraw this offer from sale at any time without prior notice. Any refunds made with respect to products booked under this promotion shall be issued at the discounted rate. G Adventures reserves the right to cancel any booking due to unauthorized, altered, ineligible, or fraudulent use of discount. G Adventures is not responsible for technical or system errors that may interfere with or otherwise prohibit the use of the promotion. All G Adventures’ tours are subject to G Adventures' full booking conditions.