Best of Australia with Melbourne - 9 night 10 days

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  • 2N Melbourne, 3N Gold Coast, 2N Cairns, 2N Sydney

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  • Melbourne (Australia)
  • 2N Melbourne, 3N Gold Coast, 2N Cairns, 2N Sydney
  • Best of Australia with Melbourne

2N Melbourne, 3N Gold Coast, 2N Cairns, 2N Sydney, Breakfast, Tours, Transfers

Skylink will plan a fun filled holiday to Australia to explore the attractions of Sydney, sunny beaches of Gold Coast and unmatched cruising to Reef at Cairns, Melbourne is the coastal capital of the southeastern Australian state of Victoria. At the city's centre is the modern Federation Square development, with plazas, bars, and restaurants by the Yarra River.Ready, get set go for a lifetime trip to Australia. The time is now!

Itinerary

Tentative Itinerary:

Day 1: MELBOURNE: - Arrive at Melbourne Tullamarine Airport, transfer (seat-in-coach basis) to the hotel and check-in for an overnight stay. Melbourne, the second largest city in Australia, experiences a mild oceanic climate. The unique ambience of this vibrant city is created by the combination of street art, rooftop bars, restaurants and cosmopolitan lifestyle. Often called the cultural capital of the country, Melbourne has loads of art galleries, museums, theatres, concert halls and public libraries.

Day 2: MELBOURNE – Choice any 1
A) Phillip Island with Penguin Plus by SIC: - After Breakfast, you get ready for your Departing Melbourne, visit the city's most colourful attraction – the iconic Brighton Beach bathing boxes - before continuing onwards towards Phillip Island. Enjoy a guided walk around the award-winning Moonlit Sanctuary. Enjoy the spectacular "Conservation in Action" wildlife show. Hand feed a broad array of Australian animals, including kangaroos & wallabies. Head to the island's coast to experience the rugged rocky outcrops and panoramas of the Nobbies before heading to Summerland Beach for the highlight of the show - the internationally renowned Penguin Parade. Here you will enjoy upgraded viewing at the exclusive "Penguins Plus" viewing platform. Visit to Brighton Beach's famous bathing boxes.
Guided walk at Moonlit Sanctuary to learn about & hand feed a wide array of native animals.
"Conservation in Action" Wildlife Show at Moonlit Sanctuary Penguins Plus upgraded viewing at the Penguin Parade.

B) AUS Wine Yarra Valley Wine Experience:- After Breakfast, you can proceed your tour Yarra Valley Wineries, A Real Wine Expert, (not a snob!) as your guide that will entertain and educate you, Cellar Door Tasting at Punt Road Winery, Yering Farm and Balgownie Estate. A La Carte Lunch including a glass of estate wine & a private tour of Domaine Chandon plus a glass of their premium sparkling wine.

Day 3: MELBOURNE - GOLD COAST - JET BOAT PREMIUM BROADWATER ADVENTURE: - After breakfast, Check out from the Hotel and transfers from Hotel to airport for flight Brisbane Airport/ Gold Coast airport. Arrive Brisbane / Gold Coast. Transfer to Gold Coast hotel. Arrive at the hotel and check in (Early check- in is not guaranteed). At Afternoon, Proceed your Jet Boat Adventure. Our premium experience is famous for the unique blend of thrills & adventure mixed with Sightseeing & Senery. Operating in areas of the Broadwater and Marine Park exclusive to Paradise Jetboating, our rides are famous for their mix of Jetboat thrills and stunning scenery and sightseeing. Experience full 360 spins, high speed drifting, incredible beach buzzing and other exciting manoeuvres is as little as 10cms of water while we explore the Gold Coast's unique Broadwater.
Includes a 55 minute jetboat ride, life jacket, wet weather jackets if required and secure storage facilities for belongings. Free pick-ups available from Surfers Paradise and Main Beach hotel. Free parking at the Marina.

Day 4: GOLD COAST: Choice Any 1:
A) Sea World Theme Park with return transfers: - After breakfast. Proceed Admission is fully inclusive of all rides, attractions and shows (excluding the water park, coin operated games, photographs, food, beverage, optional activities - animal adventure programs & helicopter joy flights). Take all pages of your itinerary/vouchers/e-doc for presentation to the front gates at park entrance for collection of tickets. Proceed to any
operating ticket booth for collection of tickets.

B) Movie World Theme Park with return transfers: - After breakfast. Admission is fully inclusive of all rides, attractions and facilities (except coin operated games, food, beverage, photographs, and retail purchases). Take all pages of your itinerary/vouchers/e-doc for presentation to the front gates at park entrance for collection of tickets. Proceed to any operating ticket booth for collection of tickets.

Day 5 GOLD COAST - C) 1 Day Wet ‘n’ Wild Theme Park with return transfer: - After Breakfast. Proceed Wet ‘n’ Wild. Admission is fully inclusive of all rides, attractions, shows & dive-in movies (when scheduled). Admission does not include tube hire, food, beverage, retail merchandise, coin operated games or locker hire. Take all pages of your itinerary/vouchers/e-doc for presentation to the front gates at park entrance for collection of tickets. Proceed to any operating ticket booth for collection of tickets.

You can choose adventure activities in GoldCoast from the optional tours with details from SKY DIVING ,TANDEM DIVE 14000ft or Hot Air Balloon.

Day 6: GOLDCOAST – CAIRNS:- After Breakfast. Check from the Hotel. Transfers from Hotel to Airport for flight Cairns. Arrive Cairns. Cairns considered the gateway to Australia's Great Barrier Reef, is a city in tropical Far North Queensland. Its Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park tells the stories of indigenous Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with music and dance. Cairns Esplanade, lined in bars and restaurants, has a swimming lagoon. Northwest of the city, Daintree National Park spans mountainous rainforest, gorges and beaches. Overnight at Cairns.

Day 7: CAIRNS - a Kuranda Rainforestation:-
Duration: 8 Hours (all times are approximate)
Hotel Pickups: Start at 9:00am | Return time: 5:30pm
From 9:40am, Travel to Rainforestation Nature Park by coach via the scenic Kuranda Range. Arrive at Rainforestation Nature Park at approximately 10:15am. Enjoy a guided tour through the Koala and
Wildlife Park. See crocodiles, wombats, snakes, dingoes and a cassowary, and hand feed kangaroos and wallabies or have your photo taken cuddling a koala or holding a small crocodile (optional at own expense). Join the Pamagirri Dreamtime Walk. Learn to throw a boomerang and watch
spear-throwing and didgeridoo playing. Watch the Pamagirri Dance Performance in the rainforest amphitheatre. Army Duck Rainforest Tour with Tropical Fruit Orchard. Travel deep into the rainforest on both land and water on a guided tour.
From 1:00pm, Depart Rainforestation for your transfer into Kuranda Village. Alternatively, you may wish to stay longer at Rainforestation for lunch in the restaurant - all passengers receive $5 off the World Famous BBQ Buffet Lunch.
On arrival to Kuranda Village, wander through the shops and markets offering local handicrafts, souvenirs and gifts. A must see is the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary with a 10% discount off your entry fee.
4:00pm, Your coach departs from outside the Australian Butterfly Sanctuary for your transfer to your Cairns accommodation. Overnight at Cairns.

Day 8: CAIRNS - SYDNEY - ARRIVE SYDNEY "JEWEL OF SOUTH PACIFIC" PM SYDNEY CITY & ROCK TOUR (SIC) -:- After breakfast, Check out from the Hotel. Transfers from Cairns Hotel to Airport for flight Sydney. Arrive at SYD airport and transfer to Sydney hotel on SIC . Arrive and check in at the hotel. You get ready for your PM Sydney City & Rock Tour - Today you'll see some of the best sights that this beautiful harbour city has to offer. Your local Australian Driver/Guide will provide expert commentary as you weave your way through the bustling city streets to key landmarks. Situated at the very base of the Harbour Bridge, the Rocks is a lively and popular spot for locals and visitors alike. In a time long ago, the area was inhabited by the indigenous Gadigal people, before the first European settlers claimed the land in 1788. The only way to explore The Rocks is via a short walking tour and our Gray Line Guide will share stories, both tall and true, of the characters and events that shaped this port community. From the Rocks you'll get a stunning view of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the largest steel arch bridge in the world. Mrs. Macquarie's Chair sits high on the peninsula known as Mrs. Macquarie's Point. The chair is an exposed sandstone rock that was hand carved into a bench by convicts in 1810. It is said that Mrs. Macquarie, the wife of the then New South Wales Governor, was known to visit the area to take in the views. From Mrs. Macquarie's Chair you'll get a birds-eye view of arguably the most recognisable icon in the world, the Sydney Opera House. This World Heritage listed building is considered a masterpiece of late modern architecture and a world class performing arts venue. Australians are renowned for their relaxed and outdoor lifestyle and Bondi Beach is a prime example of this. One of the most famous beaches in the world, it is a captivating location brimming with lifeguards, surfers and tanned beach-goers. You can wander along the shoreline and dip your toes into the cool ocean or treat yourself to something from one of the many cafes and restaurants (own expense). You are now heading to the entrance of Sydney Harbour, known as the Gap. A dramatic ocean cliff on the eastern coast of Sydney, the Gap will give you breathtaking views of the coastline. On the return journey your Driver Guide will take you through famous suburbs such as Double Bay, Paddington and Kings Cross, each with its own unique streetscape and intriguing history. Now you'll head to Chinatown, right in the heart of Sydney. This area captures perfectly the excitement of Asian street life with its bustling restaurants, noodle bars, bargain shopping and Asian supermarkets. Its' bright streetscape and lively atmosphere will make you feel as if you are in the heart of Shanghai.. Back to hotel.. Stay overnight at the hotel in Sydney.

Day 9 : Sydney- Admission tickets in Sydney: After Breakfast, you can proceed your tour:- Includes entry into any 2 of the following:
-SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium
-WILD LIFE Sydney
-Sydney Tower Eye
-Manly Sea Life Sanctuary
-Madame Tussauds
Overnight stay in Sydney .

Day 10 : Sydney : After breakfast, check out SYDNEY HOTEL for SYDNEY Airport to board flight for an onward destination .

End of Tour

Note: Above Itinerary is just indicative. Do not consider it as a Final Schedule. Date & Time of Tours can be changed by Local Agent / Tour Operator.

Conditions:
1. Prices are dynamic and subject to change unless the booking is confirmed or vouchered.These are only offers over which STPL will try its best to initiate the process of confirmation. We reserve the right to withdraw the offer at any given time.
2. All Travellers must have a valid passport & visa or the required documents for visa at the time of booking otherwise company reserves the right to dishonor the booking.
3. Refusal or delay in issuance of Visa by concerned Authorities or any Immigration /On-arrival Clearance is a sole discretion of Foreign Embassies & Visa Issuing Authorities over which Company has no control. Visa Guidelines apply as per Booking Form attached.
4. In case of unavailability in the listed hotels & airlines, arrangement for an alternate accommodation with similar standard & alternate flight option will be made with availability .
5. Minimum Advance amount (part of tour cost) is taken to process the booking and to secure part Tour/Combo Cost & booking & reservation fees/cancellation charges or documentation amount for Visa submission as applicable (varying from case to case) in case tour is cancelled for whatsoever reason.
6. Given is a suggested itinerary and it may change as per the availability at the time of booking.
7. Extra Bed policy: can be a sofa cum bed / mattress / roll away or sharing the twin bed unless specified.
8. Child Policy: Every Hotel & service provider’s Child Policy is different. Child with bed & breakfast with 2 Adults means he/she will be provided with an Extra Bed which can be Sofa Cum Bed/Mattress/Roll away or sharing the rooms with parents unless specified. Alternately, where its clearly being mentioned Child No Bed/Breakfast(unless specified of any), it states that child will be provided only land arrangement. Breakfast & Bed if applicable, will be payable at the time of check in( as per hotel policy) if not prepaid. Few Hotels do not entertain 2 children in one room due to its size & their own policy.2 rooms will be required if 2 adults & 2 children (below 11yrs) are travelling together.
9. Hill stations Bookings within India :
-Hotels in hill stations may not have air conditioning due to weather conditions of the location or heaters .
-A/c in Vehicles will be operational only in plain areas.
10. The prices quoted by the Company in its brochures / quotation are in US Dollars or equivalent in foreign currency (local currency of the foreign country / countries being visited). The Company reserves the right to amend these prices in case of currency fluctuation and changes in various rates of exchange and/or fuel cost before departure, and to surcharge accordingly. All such increases in price in any sector of airlines , hotel, transportation etc must be paid for in full. Even seats reserved on the fare might increase due to taxes or airlines policy over which Skylink plays no role & has no control.

Includes

Inclusion: (Melbourne)
1. 2 Nights Melbourne accommodation
2. Daily Breakfast
3. Return Airport Transfers on SIC Basis
4. MELBOURNE **Choice of any 1 Tour:
A) a Philip Island Penguin Plus (Include:- Entry fees & transfers, free wifi on board, afternoon tea and guide, Transfers Available from city hotels. Pickups commence at 10.00am).
B) Aus Wine Yarra Valley Wine Experience (Include- A free transfer service from selected inner city locations is available, tutored tastings at 4 premium wineries, a superb winery restaurant lunch with wine, a visit to the home of Australias No.1 bubbly, Domaine Chandon. All Winery Tastings: Tastings at all wineries are included in the price. Lunch: Includes a glass of wine with our 1 course restaurant standard lunch.
(Main Departure point- St Paul's Cathedral, corner Flinders & Swanston St)

Inclusion: (Gold Cost)
5. 3 Nights stay in GOLD COAST with Daily Breakfast as per selection
6. Return Airport Transfers on SIC BRISBANE-GOLD COAST- BRISBANE
7. Choice of any (2)Tours in Gold Coast :
A) 1 Day Sea World Theme Park with return transfer
B) 1 Day Movie World Theme Park with return transfer
C) 1 Day Wet’n’Wild Theme Park with return transfer
8. Jet Boat Premium Broadwater Adventure (Includes a 55 minutes jetboat ride, life jackets, wet weather jackets if required, secure storage facilities for belongings. Free pick-ups available from surfers Paradise and Main Beach hotel). Note: A free shuttle service is available from Surfers Paradise. Send a request at time of booking.

Inclusion: (Cairns)
9. 2 Nights stay in CAIRNS with Daily Breakfast as per selection
10. Return Airport Transfers on SIC
11. CAIRNS - *a Kuranda Rainforestation RIB with transfer (Includes return Cairns hotel transfers, Kuranda Village, Army Duck Rainforest Tour, Tropical Fruit Orchard, Pamagirri Aboriginal Experience, Koala and Wildlife Park).

Inclusion: (Sydney)
12. 2 Nights stay in SYDNEY with Daily Breakfast as per selection
13. Return Airport Transfers on SIC SYDNEY
14. AM /PM Sydney City & Rock Tour (SIC)
15. 2 Admission tickets in Sydney: -Combination Ticket for any 2 Points : Includes entry into any 2 of the following: SeaLife Sydney Aquarium, Wild Life Sydney, Sydney Tower Eye, Manly Sealife, Sanctuary (Ocean World Manly), Madame Tussauds.

Excludes

Optional Tours in Melbourne:-
1. A Morning City Sights & Cruise with transfers Rs. 4300 p.p.
2. A National Sports Museum Tour Rs. 1600 p.p.
3. A Great Ocean Road tour with transfers Rs. 7100 p.p.
4. A Sea Life Aquarium Entry Rs. 1400 p.p.
5. A MEL Flexi 3 Attractions Pass Rs. 4800 p.p.

Optional Tours in GoldCoast :-
1. One Day Paradise Country Admission w lunch Rs. 1900 p.p.
2. Australia Zoo General Admission Rs. 3200 p.p.
3. Ocean Thrill Ride (Transfers: Hotel pick-up/drop-off is available from selected hotels in Surfers Paradise) Rs. 3700 p.p.
4. Scenic Heli-tour + Jet Boat (Transfers: - Free hotel pick-up/drop-offs is available upon request from selected hotels in Surfers Paradise) Rs. 8200 p.p.
5. Currumbin Wildlife General Admission Rs. 2600 p.p.

Optional Tours in Cairns :-
1.A Hartleys Crocodile Adventure with transfer Rs. 4600 p.p.
2.Outer Barrier Reef Cruise (SELF DRIVE) Rs. 11400 p.p.
3. Big Cat Green Isl Reef Cruises an 11AM Green Isl Reef Cruise (Lunch) Rs. 5600 p.p.
4. A Kuranda, Scenic Rail, Skyrail with transfer Rs. 7400 p.p.
5. Cairn Flexi 3 Attractions Rs. 6100 p.p.

Optional Tours in Sydney:-
1. Taronga Zoo General Admission Rs. 2400 p.p.
2. Blue Mountains & Australian Wildlife (Transfers: - Free hotel pick-up/drop-offs is available upon request from selected hotels in Surfers Paradise) Rs. 6700 p.p.
3.Bondi Beach & Sydney Sights (Transfers: - Free hotel pick-up/drop-offs is available upon request from selected hotels in Surfers Paradise) Rs. 3300 p.p.
4. A BridgeClimb Sampler Rs. 8000 p.p.
5. Magical Manly & Beyond Rs. 3300 p.p.

Other Exclusion:-
1. Airfare
2. Visa Charges
3. GST Extra on Total Billing
4. Visa Fees payable to Concerned Authorities
5. Any charges related to Peak Season /festival/Holiday period/Early Check in /Late Check Out/Mandatory Meals/Upgradations of rooms
6. Entrance Fee /Monument fees
7. Insurance , Baggage Claim & any related charges.
8. Hotel Security Deposit at the Check In/Resort Fees /City Taxes/Tourism Fees are always payable directly at Check In at Hotel.
9. Luggage truck ,Porterage Charges,Tips, Laundry , Extra Meals , all beverages etc
10. Intercity surface transfers unless specified.
11. Breakfast missed due to flight timing.
12. In case Itinerary is blocked with Limited Kms & Hours ( especially applicable for Indian Itineraries ) :Any extra kms/Extra Hours charges payable extra to Driver /DMC directly by the customer in case the Travelling goes beyond the blocked kilometers limit/Fixed Tour plan/Point to Point ( transportation rates are charged from garage to garage i.e. the starting & ending point of the vehicle) .
13. Anything not mentioned under inclusions & any in Taxes, ROE, Fees or any hike over which STPL has no control.

Cancellation

- 36 days or more before departure :80% of the package will be refunded
- Cancellation stage : 21 -35 days before departure :50% of the package will be refunded
- Cancellation stage : 20 days or less before departure :No Refund

Non-refundable Booking, Any Misc Services with Non-refundable Charges cannot be counted /considered under the given policy. No refund will be there whatever the case may be.

Footnotes

Best time to Visit: Australia is enormous, with a wide range of climates. The northern states are typically warm year-round, while the southern states have cooler winters. December to February is summer; March to May is autumn; June to August is winter; and September to November is spring.

Rates are per person in INR, Min No. of Pax: 2
    • STANDARD
    • No.of Pax
  • Adult
  • 71,400
  • Extra Adult
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  • Single Adult
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  • Child no bed
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  • Child with bed
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Hotels:
Melbourne: Ibis Styles Kingsgate (STD) or similar
Gold Coast: Alpha Sovereign Hotel 4* (STD) or similar
Cairns: Cairns Queens Court (SUP) 4* or similar
Sydney: De Vere Hotel 3.5* or similar

Rates are per person in INR, Min No. of Pax: 2
    • DELUX
    • No.of Pax
  • Adult
  • 84,990
  • Extra Adult
  • -
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  • Single Adult
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  • Child no bed
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Hotels:
Melbourne: Causeway 353 Hotel (DLX King Room) or similar
Gold Coast: Crown Plaza Surfers Paradise 4.5*(SUP) or Novotel Surfers Paradise (STD) or similar
Cairns: Cairns Sheridan Hotel (DLX) 4* or similar
Sydney: Mercure Sydney (STD Room 1 Queen) or similar

Rates are per person in INR, Min No. of Pax: 2
    • PREMIUM
    • No.of Pax
  • Adult
  • 91,700
  • Extra Adult
  • -
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  • Single Adult
  • -
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  • Child no bed
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Hotels:
Melbourne: Amora Hotel Riverwalk (DLX Courtyard King Room) or similar
Gold Coast: Vibe Hotel Gold Coast 4.5*(Guest Room) or similar
Cairns: Pacific Hotel Cairns (STD) 4.5* or similar
Sydney: Rydges Sydney Airport (SUP Queen Room) or similar

Rates are per person in INR, Min No. of Pax: 2
    • LUXURY
    • No.of Pax
  • Adult
  • 109,800
  • Extra Adult
  • -
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  • Single Adult
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  • Child no bed
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Hotels:
Melbourne: Royce Hotel (SUP DLX Room) or similar
Gold Coast: Paradise Resort Gold Coast 4.5* (Guest Room) or QT Gold Coast (QT King – Mountain River View) or similar
Cairns: Pullman Reef Hotel Casino Cairns 5* (SUP Room – 1 King Bed with Spa Bath) or similar
Sydney: Pullman Sydney Hyde Park (SUP 1 Queen Bed) or similar

Compare Rates of all dates (in INR)
  • Class
  • Min.Pax
  • From
  • To
  • Price/person
  • STANDARD
  • 2
  • 01-10-2017
  • 31-03-2018
  • 71,400


  • DELUX
  • 2
  • 01-10-2017
  • 31-03-2018
  • 84,990


  • PREMIUM
  • 2
  • 01-10-2017
  • 31-03-2018
  • 91,700


  • LUXURY
  • 2
  • 01-10-2017
  • 31-03-2018
  • 109,800