Day 1-2: Melbourne
Arrive in Melbourne and transfer to your hotel for three nights. The following morning, enjoy a tour of Melbourne. Later, travel to Phillip Island to observe the Fairy Penguin Parade. RO; B.
Day 3: Great Ocean Road / Melbourne
Travel along the famous Great Ocean Road to Port Campbell National Park. View the Twelve Apostles en route. B.
Day 4: Alice Springs
Early transfer to Melbourne airport for your flight to Alice Springs and an afternoon tour of this Outback town. Overnight in Alice Springs. B.
Day 5: Uluru
Continue to Uluru. Visit a camel farm followed by time at leisure, then watch the sun set over Uluru. Enjoy an exclusive barbecue dinner. B, D.
Day 6: Uluru / Kata Tjuta
Rise early to view Uluru at sunrise. Enjoy a guided walk and hear the Aboriginal dreamtime legends explained before visiting the Cultural Centre. This afternoon, travel to Kata Tjuta. Embark on a walk to the Valley of the Winds lookout followed by a spectacular sunset. B.
Day 7-8: Cairns / Great Barrier Reef
Morning at leisure before your transfer to Ayers Rock airport for a flight to tropical Cairns for a three night stay. The following day, board a high speed catamaran to cruise the Great Barrier Reef. Snorkel (gear is included), swim or go scuba diving (extra cost). B; B, L.
Day 9: Kuranda / Cairns
Board the Kuranda Train and return via the Skyrail Cableway to visit the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park. B.
Day 10-11: Sydney
Transfer to Cairns airport for your flight to Sydney for a three night stay. The following morning head to Manly Beach before a buffet luncheon cruise on Sydney Harbour. Then see the Opera House, Royal Botanic Gardens and Bondi Beach. B; B, L.
Day 12-13: Blue Mountains / Sydney
Continue to the Blue Mountains and enjoy views of the Three Sisters. Stop at the Skyway and Scenic railways for an optional ride (extra cost locally) and visit Featherdale Wildlife Park. On your final day, transfer to Sydney airport where this itinerary ends. B.