Enjoy this comprehensive tour of the Australian Capital, home to many important landmarks and historic buildings. Take in all the highlights of this planned city, with its contemporary architecture set amongst beautifully maintained gardens and parks. Gain an insight into the workings of Australia and its capital.
Journey to Canberra with a morning break at Suttons Forest.
Mt Ainslie - On arrival into Canberra, travel to the summit of Mt Ainslie for spectacular views of Canberra and surrounds.
Australian War Memorial - Arrive at the Australian War Memorial in time for lunch (own expense) before joining a guided tour of the War Memorial which combines a shrine, a world-class museum and an extensive archive. Hear the history of the ANZAC’s as you travel along the boulevard dedicated to the participants of two World Wars.
National Museum of Australia - Travel to the National Museum of Australia where you will join a private guided tour and learn about Australia’s history from European arrival to present day.
Parliament House - Arrive at Parliament House for a private guided tour of the building and gain an insight into the workings of the capital of Australia with the opportunity to view the upper or lower Houses of Parliament (when in session).
See the Lodge - The Australian Prime Minister’s residence and travel the pretty tree-lined streets and view diplomatic homes and embassies of many foreign ambassadors, reflecting their fascinating cultures and architecture.
See iconic buildings and architecture - Including the Captain Cook Memorial Fountain, the National Library and the High-Court, view the Carillons, a beautiful bell tower and the gardens of Commonwealth Park. Return to Sydney with a dinner break at Goulburn (own expense).