13 day Australian Experience - Love is in the Air…

place Australia

Overview

Day 1  

Blue Mountains

Arrive Sydney. Sydney to Blue Mountains

International Airport to Blue Mountains – Private Car/Driver Transfer

The Blue Mountains, named for the blue haze created by light interacting with eucalyptus vapor, is a captivating region. Here, dramatic cliffs, rock formations, waterfalls, and caves abound. Quaint villages dot the landscape, offering excellent dining, cafes, pubs, gardens, galleries, and antique stores. Bushwalking, rock climbing, canyoning, abseiling, mountain biking, and 4WD adventures are all possible. Living fossils like the Wollemi Pine thrive in this ancient landscape, which predates America’s Grand Canyon.

One standout retreat in the area is Spicers Sangoma Retreat. Nestled among giant boulders and stunning eucalypts, this eco-friendly escape features individually designed suites with floor heating, fireplaces, free-standing bathtubs, and outdoor decks boasting spectacular views. The retreat offers an all-inclusive experience, with menus showcasing locally sourced produce. Nearby walking trails await exploration.

 

Day 2

Blue Mountains

Today is at leisure and an opportunity to do some independent exploring, or just relax.

 

Day 3

Blue Mountains

Today is at leisure and an opportunity to do some independent exploring, or just relax.

 

Day 4

Blue Mountains to Sydney City Hotel – Private Car/Driver Transfer

Discover the allure of Sydney, where the stunning harbor, outdoor lifestyle, and natural beauty await. Here are some highlights:

  • Harbor Exploration: Cruise under the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge or wave at the Opera House as you ride a ferry across the harbor to Manly. Take in the breathtaking views and feel the sea breeze on your face.

  • Beach Adventures: Learn to surf at Bondi Beach, famous for its golden sands and rolling waves. Alternatively, enjoy a swim in the calm waters of Coogee Beach.

  • Exploring the City: Wander through the cobblestone cul-de-sacs of The Rocks, where history meets modernity. Explore the vibrant markets, boutiques, cafes, and pubs of Paddington.

  • Sydney’s Delights: With over 70 sparkling beaches, Sydney offers endless coastal beauty. Indulge in fabulous food, immerse yourself in festivals, and experience 24/7 fun.

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, Sydney

  • Accommodation: Deluxe Full Harbour King Room for 3 nights.
  • Inclusions: Full Breakfast.

This property is conveniently located within a short walking distance to Circular Quay and the historic Rocks district. The hotel exudes vibrancy and elegance, with carefully designed rooms subtly furnished with top-quality amenities. Inspired by the soothing blues and crisp whites of the surrounding harbor, the guest room decor features wood details and spacious marble bathrooms. Room sizes range from 26 sq. meters to 53 sq. meters, offering city, partial harbor, or full harbor views.

This afternoon, take some leisure time to relax and explore the area on your own.

 

Day 5

Sydney/Warrane 

Sydney Harbour Long Lunch – Private Cruise

Sydney Harbor Cruise Highlights:

  • Departure Points:
    • Choose from King St Wharf #8 or Campbells Cove Pontoon at Circular Quay. The latter is a floating pontoon located between the Overseas Passenger Cruise Terminal and the Park Hyatt.
  • Luxury Cruise Experience:
    • Enjoy a 4-hour cruise on a luxury cruiser, gliding across the iconic Sydney Harbor.
    • Cruise past world-famous landmarks, including the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House.
    • Your knowledgeable crew will share fascinating stories about the harbor’s past and modern-day history.
  • Scenic Route:
    • Begin with an entrée at Watsons Bay, soaking in the stunning views.
    • Cruise onward to Middle Head and explore the beauty of Middle Harbour.
    • Stop at Balmoral, where a world-famous iconic harbor-side restaurant awaits for lunch.
  • Return Journey:
    • Depart from Balmoral and cruise past the Spit Bridge.
    • Indulge in a dessert and cheese platter with perfectly matched wines.
    • Weather permitting, take a refreshing swim in the main harbor.

This afternoon, feel free to relax and explore at your own pace.

 

Day 6

Sydney/Warrane

Sydney Opera House Tour –  Private Tour

The Sydney Opera House Tour includes a 1-hour guided exploration (in English). More than 60 years ago, Jorn Utzon designed this iconic building, which is now considered one of the greatest architectural achievements. The tour brings to life the saga behind its creation, paying tribute to Utzon’s creative genius. Against political and public criticism, he crafted the youngest World Heritage-listed building. Inside one of the working venues, you’ll experience the magic behind opera, ballet, symphony, and dramatic performances.

Note:

  • The tour involves up to 200 steps.
  • Please wear flat, enclosed rubber-soled shoes.
  • A complimentary cloaking facility is available for bags larger than A4 size.

Now, let’s move on to another exciting experience:

BridgeClimb Sydney, Sydney:

  • Tour: Summit at Twilight – Shared Tour.

Inclusions: Climb Group Photograph, Certificate of Achievement & BridgeClimb Cap

The BridgeClimb Sydney includes a 3-hour guided tour led by one of BridgeClimb’s Climb Leaders. You’ll ascend to the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, along catwalks and ladders, reaching the summit 134 meters above Sydney Harbour. The steady incline allows you to focus on the surroundings, with 360-degree views of Sydney, including the Opera House to the east and the Blue Mountains to the west.

 

Day 7

Hamilton Island

Sydney to Hamilton Island

Royale Limousines, Sydney

City Hotel to Domestic Airport – Private Car/Driver Transfer

Depart Sydney/Arrive Hamilton Island 

Hamilton Island:

  • Nestled among the Whitsunday Islands at the edge of the Great Barrier Reef.
  • Guests enjoy pristine surroundings and a multitude of activities.
  • Accommodation options cater to discerning travelers.
  • Relax by the pools or on the beach, or explore nearby gems like Heart Reef, Hill Inlet, and Whitehaven Beach.

Aqualia, Hamilton Island:

  • A luxurious retreat on Hamilton Island.

  • Windward Pavilion (Gourmet):
    • Inclusions:
      • Return transfers from Airport/Marina.
      • Full breakfast and dinner daily.
      • All non-alcoholic beverages at qualia.
      • A golf buggy for the duration of your stay.
      • Chauffeur service around Hamilton Island.
      • Use of non-motorized watercraft.
    • Pavilion Features:
      • Nestled on 30 acres of tropical garden landscape.
      • Private and secluded.
      • State-of-the-art amenities.
      • Stunning ocean views.
      • Private plunge pool or sun deck.
    • Resort Amenities:
      • 2 fine dining restaurants.
      • Guest library.
      • Day spa.

 

Day 8

Hamilton Island

Today is at leisure and an opportunity to do some independent exploring, or just relax

 

Day 9

Hamilton Island

Today is at leisure and an opportunity to do some independent exploring, or just relax

 

Day 10

Hamilton Island

Today is at leisure and an opportunity to do some independent exploring, or just relax

 

Day 11

Hamilton Island

Today is at leisure and an opportunity to do some independent exploring, or just relax.

 

Day 12

Hamilton Island to Sydney

Depart Hamilton Island/Arrive Sydney

Royale Limousines, Sydney Domestic Airport to City Hotel – Private Car/Driver

Your flight today is not included in your Southern World arrangements.

Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, Sydney

Accommodation in a Deluxe Full Harbour King Room for 1 night – Includes Full Breakfast

This property is a short walking distance to Circular Quay and the historic Rocks district. The hotel is vibrant and elegant, and all rooms have been carefully designed and subtly furnished with the highest quality amenities. The guest rooms decor is inspired by the soothing blues and crisp whites of the surrounding harbour, with wood details and spacious marble bathrooms, starting from 26 sq. metres to 53 sq. metres and offers city, partial harbour or harbour views.

 

Day13  

Depart Sydney

City Hotel to International Airport – Private Car/Driver Transfer

Validity : 06 July 2024 to 31 March 2025


Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

•		Prices are “As From”, per person sharing, subject to change and can be tailored to meet your specific needs.
•		Accommodations and other services are subject to availability at time of booking and general conditions of 
                Coquille Bonheur Voyage.
•		Rates may change without prior notice.
•		Acceptable travel documents: Original ID cards, passports, birth certificate (child), police authorization for 
                minors not travelling with 
                parents or one parent, residence permit.
•		Be advised that we offer a wide variety of itinerary options and combinations, all customizable to suit your 
                specific requirements and 
                financial considerations.
•		Any further local conditions shall be communicated to you upon booking.  
•		Prices are valid for the dates specified.                  

Days : 13 | Nights : 12


Inclusions


  •     Hand-Selected Luxury Accommodations
  •     Airport Meet and Greet with Private Transfers
  •     All activities specifically listed in the itinerary
  •     All meals and accommodation as per itinerary

Exclusions


  •     Medical and Travel Insurance    
  •     Tips and Gratuities    
  •     Visa Fees    
  •     Meals and Beverages not explicitly listed    
  •     Internal and International Airfare and Airfare Taxes