Sightseeing & Experiences...
In and Around Sydney
Sydney City & Sights
The icon of Sydney and of all Australia is the famed Sydney Opera House. Experience the remarkable charm and style of Sydney, beginning with a luncheon cruise on Sydney harbor. After a delicious lunch, travel through downtown Sydney and see the historic Rocks area, the Opera House and other famous Sydney sights including Mrs. Macquarie's Chair and the colorful Botanic Gardens. Enjoy stunning views from The Gap before continuing on to Bondi Beach and Kings Cross, once Sydney's notorious red light district. Complete the day with dinner at Summit Restaurant, perched 47 stories above Sydney.
Deluxe Blue Mountains Eco Day
From your hotel, drive to Featherdale Wildlife Park for breakfast. Meet kangaroos, emus, wombats, dingoes and more. Visit Govett’s Leap for stunning valley and waterfall views, followed by lunch at a country pub. After lunch, take a scenic drive to Megalong. Enjoy views of the Three Sisters and hear Aboriginal Dreamtime stories, before traveling to Euroka Clearing to enjoy afternoon tea with the kangaroos. Tour concludes back at your hotel.
A Day in the Hunter Valley
Travel through the historic Rocks area before crossing the magnifi cent Sydney Harbor Bridge, through the historic township of Wollombi, to Mt View. Descend into the Hunter Valley to begin wine tasting at a few boutique wineries. In the foothills of the Broken Back Range, you will enjoy a sumptuous lunch and spend the afternoon visiting the larger vineyards for more tastings. Return to Sydney this afternoon.
Sunset Dinner Cruise
Cruise the harbor with a special seasonal fl avor through spring twilight, summer evenings, winter city lights or autumn sunsets. Enjoy quality 2-course contemporary Australian dining and a selection of wines, beer and coffee. Departs 5:00pm from Circular Quay. Returns 6:30pm. Optional Extras: Sunset Dinner & Symphony at the Sydney Opera House (selected dates) and/or guaranteed window table.
Darling Harbour Experience Pass
See the very best of Sydney all on one ticket, including the Sydney Aquarium, home to more than 11,500 Australian animals and Sydney Wildlife World. You will experience breathtaking views from Sydney Tower and take a virtual adventure through Australia’s history and geography on OzTrek. Hop aboard Matilda Cruise’s Rocket Harbor Express. Enjoy unlimited rides on the Monorail, watch a movie on the world’s biggest IMAX screen and dine at Sydney’s famous seafood restaurant, Jordans.
Port Stephens & Nelson Bay Dolphins
Travel through the rugged Hawkesbury River region to Port Stephens, a paradise of crystal clear bays, and home to hundreds of bottlenose dolphins. Stop at The Australian Reptile Park en route to Nelson Bay. Ride a 4WD over the huge Stockton Bright sand dunes then board the dolphin cruiser to witness nature’s most lovable and intelligent marine mammals.
Blue Mountains & Wildlife Park
Discover the spectacular World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains and hear ancient Aboriginal Dreamtime tales. See the site of the 2000 Olympics and Australian wildlife at the Featherdale Wildlife Park.
Darling Harbor Experience
See the best of Sydney all on one ticket, including the Sydney Aquarium, home to over 11,500 Australian animals, and Sydney Wildlife World. Experience breathtaking views from Sydney Tower and take a virtual adventure through Australia's history and geography on OzTrek. Hop aboard Matilda Cruise’s Rocket Harbor Express. Enjoy unlimited rides on the Monorail, watch a movie on the world’s biggest IMAX screen and dine at Sydney’s famous seafood restaurant, Jordans.
Sydney Full-day Air Safari
Fly low over the Blue Mountains to Middlebrook Station and experience life on an Australian sheep ranch. After lunch, fly to Hunter Valley for winetasting then down the spectacular coast.
Canberra Day Tour
On this full day tour to Australia’s Capital you’ll visit the National Museum of Australia, Parliament House, Captain Cook Fountain, the National Library and the High Court. Departs Mon, Wed and Fri.
VIP Aquarium Tour
You get a behind the scenes look at the seal and shark tanks with a special look into Great Barrier Reef exhibit and how coral is grown. This VIP tour gives you the chance to feed both the sharks and the rays.
Sydney Opera House Backstage
Go behind the scenes and stand on stage in the Concert Hall and Opera Theater where legends have performed. Visit the Orchestra pit, stars’ dressing rooms, scenery docks and technical areas.
Half-day Sydney Discovery
Travel to the historic Rocks area, with its old cottages, pubs and churches. Visit Mrs Macquarie's Chair and see spectacular views of the Opera House and Harbor Bridge. Continue through Kings Cross, Paddington, Rushcutters Bay, Double Bay, Rose Bay, Bondi Beach and Centennial Park. Enjoy a home prepared morning tea in the beautiful Sydney Harbor National Park and see breathtaking views from South Head. Return to Circular Quay where the tour ends. Both morning and afternoon tours available.
Bondi Surfing Experience
Learn to surf at world famous Bondi Beach! This beginner course teaches students how to safely get out and up onto their fi rst wave. In a small group of 5 or less there is plenty of hands-on help. You’ll be amazed at how easy, safe and enjoyable it can be to learn to surf. Includes wetsuit and surfboard. Private lessons also available.
Opera House Red Carpet Experience
The icon of Sydney and of all Australia is the famed Sydney Opera House. A variety of performances are available throughout the year including Opera, Ballet, Theater and Symphony. The luxurious Red Carpet experience includes a personal meet and greet, 3 course dinner, an interval drink, a guided tour and performance ticket. Alternatively, you may choose to take the 1 hour Essential tour. Note: Due to subscription performances, certain events may have limited seating available.
Blue Mountains Eco Tour
From the historic Rocks area, head west to unlock a piece of Australia you’d never have known existed. Stop at outstanding lookouts and examine the area's unusual plants and wildlife. Enjoy a delicious barbecue lunch with Australian wines and cheeses. Visit a hidden valley seeking out the many kangaroos that graze in the wild before returning to your Sydney hotel.