Starts: Sydney NSW, Australia
Ends: Sydney NSW, Australia
Our Canberra day tour will take you over the mountains into the Australian ‘bush’ and Australia’s sheep country. World class attractions, amazing architecture and futuristic planning all play their part in making Canberra one of the world’s most modern and progressive cities. Lunch is at your own expense and options are limited, we recommended that you pack your lunch with you. With so many things to see and do in Canberra, as well as the Highlights listed, we give you almost 2 hours free time to check out two other world class attractions.
National Parliament House
You’ll feel the might and privilege of our Australian democracy as our guide takes you through this architectural masterpiece costing $1.1 billion. From the inner halls of power to walking on the roof, this is an amazing building.
Australian War Memorial A time of reflection as you discover the legends of Gallipoli, the ANZACs, the sacrifices and losses suffered by Australians in past wars fought around the world.
National Museum of Australia Controversial and popular, Australia’s most modern museum has won national awards with its interactive mix of exhibits and displays highlighting Australia’s diverse history and culture.
We’ll take you to Yarralumla, for a close look at many national embassies, each one unique and designed to reflect aspects of the country’s culture.
Take in the impressive 360-degree views over the capital city and surrounding mountain ranges of Canberra. Captain Cook Memorial Jet See the spectacular 145 metre high spire of water soaring above Lake Burley Griffin.
- Tour of Parliament House
- Visit to Australian War Memorial
- Visit to the National Museum of Australia
- All highlights and activities
- Friendly and helpful driver/tour guide
- Comfortable, modern transport
- Informative commentary and world music
Want to stay longer? The book the overnight add on and you’ll get:
- 1 x night’s 4 share dorm accommodation at Canberra YHA
- continental breakfast
- return coach transfer back to Sydney at 2pm on Day 2
If you’re planning on going to Melbourne at some stage, then book this tour and choose the option of the awesome overnight Aussie Farmstay Adventure onto Melbourne.