Melbourne + Tennis, Sydney, Cairns and Singapore – 16 days
The following tour is an example of what you can do. All of our trips are tailored to suit your requirements.
Thursday 16th January
Depart London on your flight to Melbourne.
Friday 17th January
Arrive Melbourne. Check into the 4 Star Oaks on Market Hotel for five nights stay.
Saturday 18th January
Explore Melbourne on a guided half-day city tour.
Sunday 19th January
Monday 20th January and Tuesday 21st January
Attending the Australian Open.
Wednesday 22nd January
Depart Melbourne on your flight to Sydney.
Arrive Sydney and transfer to 4 star West Hotel Sydney Curio Collection by Hilton Hotel. Enjoy the rest of the day exploring at leisure.
Thursday 23rd January
Spend the morning at leisure before joining your Bondi Beach and Sydney Sights Tour. The afternoon half day tour is a thorough introduction to Sydney and its neighbours.
Friday 24th January
Discover the spectacular Blue Mountains and see native wildlife whilst you explore World Heritage-listed Blue Mountains National Park. Enjoy a stop at Echo Point and see the famous Three Sisters rock formation and have an opportunity to visit the Waradah Aboriginal Centre and hear the ancient Aboriginal legends of this impressive rock formation (own expense). Join the optional Blue Mountain rides – Scenic Railway, Cableway or Skyway (own expense). Enjoy an afternoon at Featherdale Park and have your photo taken with a cuddly koala, see kangaroos, wombats, dingoes and cute little fairy penguins. An (extra) optional river cruise back to Sydney and enjoy a relaxing cruise along the Parramatta River.
Saturday 25th January
Depart Sydney on your flight to Cairns.
Arrive Cairns and transfer to the 4 star Bay Village Tropical Retreat Hotel.
Sunday 26th January
Full day cruise to Michaelmas Cay on board a 32 metre luxury sailing catamaran. Michaelmas Cay is a picturesque vegetated Sand Cay encircled by a superb fringing reef. The Cay is a National Park and a protected sanctuary for migratory seabirds. Lunch is included. Choose from a range of activities including snorkelling, semi-submersible tours and guided beach walks. One Introductory Dive is included.
Monday 27th January
Tuesday 28th January
Your naturalist guide will meet you at your accommodation and you will drive north along the scenic route to Mossman. Enjoy an informative cruise on the Daintree River. Relax and enjoy the splendour only the Daintree can offer as you learn of Estuarine Crocodiles, mangrove forests and wildlife. This is nature at its best! Ascend the Alexandra Range and pause for a panoramic view of the World Heritage Tropical Rainforest merging with the azure colours of the Coral Sea. Experience the rainforest intimately on an elevated National Park Boardwalk. Enjoy a delicious barbecue lunch before travelling on to Emmagen Creek for a refreshing rainforest fresh water swim. Seek fish and turtles in the creek, butterflies and exotic birds in the trees and indulge in a taste testing of tropical fruit, a cup of traditional Billy Tea and damper. At Cape Tribulation Beach stroll along the beach and boardwalk overlooking the mountains and coast where the ‘Rainforest meets the Reef’. Cross the Daintree River by cable ferry as you begin your homeward journey.
Wednesday 29th January
Transfer to Cairns airport for your flight to Singapore.
Arrive Singapore. Transfer to the 4 star Shangri-La Jen Tanglin Hotel for an overnight stay.
Thursday 30th January
At leisure to explore Singapore. There are many optional tours including a cruise on the Singapore River to see the Gardens on the Bay or enjoy shopping along Orchard Road. Late evening check out of your hotel and transfer to the airport for your overnight flight to London.
Friday 31st January
TOUR PRICE INCLUDES:
- Economy class flights.
- Transfers as stated.
- Accommodation, on room only basis.
- Excursions and sightseeing as stated.
- Reserved Upper level Australian Open match tickets (2 sessions).
- Services of Sports Tours Plus local agents in Australia.
Match Ticket Upgrades and alternative dates available at a supplement.
Flight upgrades and regional airports available.
4 Star Hotels From £2495.00 per person, twin share.
Other hotel options and grades are available, please ask for details. Single supplements apply.
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