16-Day Aussie Food & Sites

16 days - Sightseeing Tour Package
Day 1 - Arrival in Melbourne

Arrive in Melbourne and transfer to your hotel. Spend the afternoon exploring the vibrant Southbank area along the picturesque Yarra River. Take a leisurely stroll through the tranquil Fitzroy Gardens, admiring the lush greenery and historic landmarks. In the evening, immerse yourself in Melbourne’s renowned dining scene, sampling delicious cuisine from around the world.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Melbourne

Day 2 - Explore Melbourne and surrounds

The 2nd day kicks off with a captivating walking tour of Melbourne’s hidden treasures, delving into its charming laneways, lively arcades, and iconic landmarks. Dive into the vibrant atmosphere of the historic Queen Victoria Market, where stalls brim with fresh produce, artisanal crafts, and local delights. Later, embark on a private excursion to Phillip Island, where you’ll have the opportunity to visit the Koala Conservation Centre, observing these iconic creatures in their natural habitat. As the day draws to a close, prepare for a truly magical experience as you witness the enchanting Fairy Penguin Parade against the backdrop of a stunning sunset.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Melbourne

Included Experience: Walking Tour around Melbourne, Phillip Island Private Tour


Day 3 - Visit the Yarra Valley

Set off on a full-day excursion to Yarra Valley, where breathtaking scenery and culinary pleasures beckon. Encounter Australia’s native wildlife up close at Healesville Sanctuary, where kangaroos, koalas, and platypuses await observation. Later in the day, immerse yourself in wine tasting at prestigious wineries, followed by indulging in Melbourne’s diverse gourmet cuisine offerings.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Melbourne

Included Experience: Yarra Valley Winery Tour

Day 4 - Fly in to Hobart, Tasmania

Depart from your Melbourne hotel and head to the airport for your flight to Hobart, Tasmania’s capital city. Upon arrival, pick up your rental vehicle and drive into Hobart to explore its historic Salamanca Place and Battery Point precincts. As the day turns to evening, take leisurely walks along Hobart’s charming waterfront, immersing yourself in its picturesque views. Don’t miss the chance to dine at one of the city’s renowned restaurants, where you can indulge in the freshest seafood delights Tasmania has to offer.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Hobart

Transport: Choose from Self Drive Car Hire or upgrade to a Group Bus Tour or Private Guide

Day 5 - Journey to the Tasman Peninsula

If it’s a Saturday, start your day browsing the vibrant stalls of Salamanca Market, offering local produce and crafts. Then, journey to Richmond, known for its colonial architecture and charming cafes. Next, head to Eaglehawk Neck for a coastal walk and visit Port Arthur Historic Site, a UNESCO World Heritage-listed former penal colony.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Port Arthur

Included Experience: Port Arthur Historic Site Tour

Day 6 - Head over to the Freycinet Peninsula

Embark on an exhilarating Tasman Island Wilderness Cruise, where you’ll explore rugged coastal landscapes and encounter native wildlife along the way. Afterward, drive north along Tasmania’s stunning east coast to Freycinet National Park, home to the iconic Wineglass Bay. There, enjoy a leisurely walk to the Wineglass Bay Lookout, where breathtaking views of the pristine bay and surrounding wilderness await to captivate your senses.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Bicheno

Included Experience: Tasman Island Wilderness Cruise


Day 7 - Explore Wineglass Bay and Cradle Mountain

Indulge in a scenic cruise to Wineglass Bay, complete with onboard lunch. Following this, proceed on your journey to Cradle Mountain, making a pit stop at a local honey factory for delightful tastings along the way. If time allows, we highly recommend taking optional walks amidst ancient rainforests and alpine landscapes. Finally, unwind and settle into your accommodation near Cradle Mountain

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Cradle Mountain

Included Experience: Wineglass Bay Cruise


Day 8 - Traverse to Tamar Valley then Launceston

Leave Cradle Mountain and drive to the scenic Tamar Valley, known for its vineyards and farmland. Stop for cheese and wine tastings along the way before reaching Launceston, Tasmania’s second-largest city, where you can explore its streets and riverside areas in the evening.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Launceston

Day 9 - Fly in to Kangaroo Island via Adelaide

In the early morning, take a leisurely exploration of the breathtaking Cataract Gorge in Launceston, immersing yourself in its picturesque beauty. Later, head to the airport for your flight to Adelaide. Upon arrival, transfer to Kangaroo Island by air, where you’ll be greeted by mesmerizing coastal vistas and an abundance of unique wildlife. Check into your accommodation and seize the opportunity to embark on an evening wallaby walk, witnessing these fascinating marsupials in their natural habitat as you soak in the tranquility of the island’s surroundings.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Kangaroo Island

Day 10 - Explore Kangaroo Island

Experience Kangaroo Island’s rugged beauty on a thrilling 4-wheel drive adventure tour, discovering hidden gems and stunning coastal vistas. Enjoy a bush BBQ lunch amidst towering cliffs and pristine beaches, encountering native wildlife like kangaroos, koalas, and sea lions along the way.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Kangaroo Island

Included Experience: 4-wheel Drive Kangaroo Island Tour

Day 11 - Head back to Adelaide

After bidding farewell to the stunning landscapes of Kangaroo Island, return to Adelaide and spend the afternoon exploring the city’s vibrant offerings. Embark on a scenic drive through the picturesque Adelaide Hills, with a stop at Mount Lofty Summit to soak in panoramic views of the city skyline. Continue your journey to the delightful German village of Hahndorf, where you’ll indulge in a delicious lunch at a local eatery and wander through its charming streets adorned with boutique shops and galleries, immersing yourself in its rich heritage and culture.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Adelaide

Included Experience: Adelaide City Tour with Hahndorf and Mount Lofty


Day 12 - Visit Barossa Valley

Begin a full-day exploration of the prestigious Barossa Valley, an esteemed wine region renowned worldwide. Visit boutique wineries and cellar doors, sampling a variety of world-class wines and learning about the region’s rich viticultural history. Indulge in gourmet food experiences, from cheese platters to artisanal chocolates, as you soak in the beauty of the Barossa Valley’s rolling vineyards and picturesque landscapes.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Adelaide

Included Experience: Barossa Valley Winery Tour

Day 13 - Fly in to Sydney

Begin your day by boarding a morning flight to Sydney, Australia’s largest and most iconic city. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel and then set out on a leisurely stroll to the Sydney Opera House. Here, immerse yourself in the architectural brilliance of this iconic landmark as you embark on a guided tour, discovering its fascinating history and design. Afterward, continue your exploration by delving into the historic precinct of The Rocks. Wander through cobblestone streets adorned with colonial-era buildings, quaint alleyways, and charming cafes, where you can soak in the ambiance of old-world charm while exploring this vibrant district’s rich cultural heritage.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Sydney

Day 14 - Explore Sydney and surrounds

Indulge in the vibrant atmosphere of the Sydney Rocks Market (if it’s a weekend), brimming with unique crafts and gourmet delights. Follow up with a guided walking tour of The Rocks, immersing yourself in its rich history. Conclude your day with a sailing excursion on Sydney Harbour aboard a luxury yacht or tall ship, soaking in breathtaking panoramic views of the city skyline and iconic landmarks.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Sydney

Included Experience: Walking Tour of The Rocks, Sydney Harbour Cruise


Day 15 - Visit Blue Mountains National Park

Escape to the scenic Blue Mountains National Park for a day of adventure. Explore rugged terrain on a 4-wheel drive tour, discovering hidden waterfalls and cliffs. Encounter native Australian wildlife at a local park before returning to Sydney in the evening.

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel in Sydney

Included Experience: 4-wheel Drive Blue Mountains Tour

Day 16 - Depart Sydney

Conclude your Australian adventure by transferring to Sydney Airport for your onward flight home, bidding farewell to the enchanting land Down Under. As you depart, carry with you cherished memories of the diverse landscapes, rich cultural heritage, and culinary delights experienced during your unforgettable 16-day journey across Australia.