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AUSTRALIAN WONDERS


Cities Covered : Cairns, Great Ocean Road, Melbourne, Sydney

From USD 1,850 * | from £ 0.73*

per person sharing

Day 01 : 
Begin Your Tour • Arrive Into Cairns * Visit Kuranda, a Village in the Rainforest • One way
Skyrail Gondola Ride • View Barron Falls from lookout point
Welcome to ‘Cox & Kings Australian Wonders’ tour! Arrive into Cairns. Transfer to Hotel.
Visit Kuranda. Enjoy a gondola ride viewing Australia’s World Heritage listed Tropical Rainforests in
Cairns. Glide just metres above the pristine rainforest canopy before descending to explore the forest floor at
the Red Peak and Barron Falls Rainforest Stations. Enjoy spectacular views of the rainforest, the Coral Sea and
the lush Cairns Highlands.
Marvel at the rugged beauty of the Barron Gorge and Barron Falls that are best viewed from a lookout point
boardwalk. Time permitting, explore local market. Later check-in at Hotel. (After 14.00 hrs). Enjoy dinner in
Indian Restaurant.
(Indian Dinner)

Day 02 : 
Optional : Skydiving * ATV Quad Bike Tour * I-Fly Indoor Skydiving * included :
Great Barrier Reef Cruise
Option to enjoy Skydiving, early morning, where thrill seekers will enjoy the experience and get breathtaking
views of the ocean and reef and Rainforests all at once in freefall.
Option to enjoy ATV Quad Bike Tour, zooming around windy trails set in tropical bushland and cane-fields on
4 wheeledQuad Bike, providing the perfect adventure for you.
Proceed on Great Barrier Reef cruise. The Great Barrier Reef, one of the natural wonders of the world,
offers spectacular colourful natural Coral formations in the ocean. Watch amazing corals from a semisubmersible
or you may choose to snorkel. Marvel at the deep waters and amazing underwater reefs. You may
select to enjoy a dive (cost extra, to pay on own). Walk on the white sandy beaches or through the rainforest.
Return to Hotel. Enjoy Indian dinner at local Indian restaurant.
Optional Tour : You may opt for I-Fly Indoor Skydiving, Simply lean forward inside their glass tunnel into a
column of air and float effortlessly into flight guided by their fully qualified instructors. The experience of flying
is both exciting and challenging and suitable for children and adults. Get a certificate too.
(Breakfast, Lunch on (Fusion meal), Indian Dinner)

Day 03: 
Onto Melbourne * Melbourne Cricket Ground * Great Ocean Road * Chocolaterie and Ice
Creamery * Indian dinner With Indian Music
Transfer to airport. Flight to Melbourne. Melbourne is a vibrant city of Victoria. Enjoy guided tour of the
famous Cricket ground, Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Proceed to Great Ocean Road . The Great Ocean Road is world famous as a spectacular scenic coastal drive
alongside the ocean. Visit Great Ocean Road Chocolaterie & Ice Creamery. Taste one bar of chocolate
prepared by European Chocolatiers. You have opportunity to buy hand crafted chocolate or unique ice
creams. Enroute, you may spot kangaroos roaming amid grasslands off the roads. Proceed to your hotel and
check-in. Enjoy Indian Dinner and enjoy Bollywood music. You have opportunity to dance. Time permitting,
you may enjoy a walk to nearby beach at night.
(Breakfast, packed Lunch, Indian dinner)
Whats’ More : Enjoy one small chocolate tasting at Great Ocean Road.

Day 04: 
View Twelve Apostles, Loch Ard Gorge, London Bridge * Optional: Helicopter Ride
* Melbourne Panoramic City tour
Enjoy breakfast at the Hotel. Drive along Great Ocean Road and view the majestic Twelve Apostles. Witness
the rugged splendor of the famous Twelve Apostles, magnificent rock stacks that rise up majestically from the
Southern Ocean on Victoria's dramatic coastline. Option to take a Helicopter ride at the Twelve Apostles
(weather permitting). Visit Loch Ard Gorge, which is a treasure trove of natural beauty, coastal wilderness
and maritime history. Head to a viewing platform at London Bridge and take in sweeping views of the great
Southern Ocean. Later proceed to Melbourne. Enjoy a panoramic Melbourne city tour, pass by the Town
Hall, Fitzroy Gardens, Southbank Waterfront, Federation Square, majestic St. Patrick’s Cathedral, War
Memorial, Flinders Station. Enjoy photostops. Check in at Hotel.
(Breakfast, pizza lunch, Indian Dinner)
Whats’ More : Enjoy one cup ice cream during lunch at Great Ocean Road.

Day 05 : 
Onto Sydney • Sydney Wildlife Zoo * Sydney SeaLife Aquarium * Sydney Tower *
Madame Tussauds
Transfer to airport. Flight to Sydney. Arrive and proceed to the iconic Darling Harbour. Visit Sydney Wildlife
Zoo and view native animals like Kangaroos, Wombats, Koalas, and birds like Cassowary, Kookaburra, and
butterflies.
Enjoy lunch.
Visit magnificent Sydney SeaLife Aquarium, and watch Sharks, Manta Rays, octopus and many aquatic and
marine life. Ascend to Sydney Tower Observation Deck to get bird’s eye view of this beautiful city and
fascinating Harbor Bridge.
Visit Madame Tussauds and take photos with celebrities. You may opt for Seaplane ride at the Darling
Harbour (without transfers). Check-in at hotel after 1400 hrs.
(Breakfast, Indian Lunch, Indian dinner)

Day 06: 
Panoramic City Tour • Bondi Beach * Guided tour of Opera House * Showboat Dinner Cruise
Proceed for a guided panoramic city tour covering major landmarks such as Rocks area, CBD area, Hyde
Park, Kings Cross, Harbour Bridge, Mrs. Macquarie’s Chair, Bondi beach. Enjoy a guided tour of the iconic
Sydney Opera House from inside. Enjoy free time at the Darling Harbour.
This evening proceed to Showboat dinner cruise. Watch dazzling cabaret featuring professional Australian
showgirls with super music and live singing while you enjoy a dinner ! As you sail through the shimmering
Darling Harbour, watch the Sydney skyline glittering at night.
(Breakfast, Indian Lunch, Fusion Meal dinner)
Please note:
Jain meals are not available on Sydney Showboat Dinner cruise.
Vegetarian fusion cuisine meals (International + Indian) and non-vegetarian fusion Cuisine meals
(International + Indian) will be served.
Whats’ More : Enjoy one cup ice cream during city tour.

Day 07: 
Full day Blue Mountains tour
Enjoy full day Blue Mountains Tour. Part of a UNESCO World Heritage site, Blue Mountains National
Park offers a spectacular natural playground just 1.5 hours from Sydney. Your full-day wilderness
adventure includes views of the park’s ancient plateaus and valleys along the spectacular Cliff Drive. Take in
panoramic views of the Megalong Valley and the Three Sisters sandstone rock formation at the aweinspiring
Echo Point. Enjoy one ride each on Skyway, Scenic Railway and Cableway for sweeping views of
the valley and natural beauty. Proceed back to Sydney and enjoy dinner. Return to hotel.
(Breakfast, Indian Dinner)

Day 08 : Homeward Bound
Good times need never end!! As you get ready for the airport and your flight back home, relive the high points
of your ‘Cox & Kings Australian Wonders’ tour. We are confident you will join us again sometime soon.
(Breakfast/ packed breakfast)
Please note :
The itinerary order may be re-shuffled due to operational reasons.
Certain Attractions/Monuments/Activities may be closed due to weather conditions/ local events/Trade
fairs/ maintainence/ festivals/ Boxing Day/ Christmas/ New Year
Please note : At Cairns, Skyrail and at Blue Mountains, Cableway, Skyway, Railway operation are
subject to maintenance. No refund will be offered.
Please note : At Melbourne, In case of any game or event, Melbourne Cricket Ground guided tour
will not operate.
Please Note: Optional tours are without return transfers.


DEPARTURE DATES ( Dates are day 01 of Itinerary )
APR' 2019 : 22 
MAY' 2019 :  4,13,18,27
JUNE' 2019 : 8,21 
JUL'2019 :  6*,22
AUG' 2019 :  20 
SEP'2019 : 2,16,25

Includes:

  • Accommodation at the hotels mentioned or similar.
  • Services of a tour manager (provided there are over 20 adult passengers travelling on the tour) or local representative.
  • Meals as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Entrance fees, excursions, and sightseeing as specified in the itinerary.
  • Surface transportation as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Tips to drivers and guides (AUD 3 per person per day).

Excludes:

  • Cost of your round trip Economy Class airfare.
  • Airport taxes and Government Sales tax on air tickets.
  • Internal Airfare.
  • Visa charges for Australia and New Zealand.
  • Optional and Add-On tours unless mentioned otherwise.
  • Airline / Hotel surcharges (if applicable) during high / festive season, trade fairs, exhibitions, conventions, special events etc. to be paid extra per person.
  • Any increase in the airfare / taxes / routing charged by the airlines on air ticket (presently calculated as on 01 Nov 2018).
  • Cost of extension of validity or deviation of the air ticket.
  • Porterage at hotels, airports, seaports, laundry, wines, mineral water, telephone charges, all items of personal nature, food and drinks not forming part of the touring group's menu.
  • Anything not specifically mentioned under inclusions
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