Canberra - Australia's Capital City Icons

Full Day Tour | Sydney Return

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Canberra - Australia's Capital City Icons

Full Day Tour | Sydney Return

Canberra - Australia's Capital City Icons

Full Day Tour | Sydney | Travel Period: 1 Apr 2019 – 31 Mar 2020

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.


Mon & Fri from select Hotel pick-up points:
• 7.15 am: Crescent on Bayswater, 33 Bayswater Road, Kings Cross
• 7.25am: Vibe Hotel, 111 Goulburn Street, City
• 7.35am: Sheraton on the Park (Castlereagh St entrance), 161 Elizabeth Street, City
• 7.40am: Sofitel Sydney Wentworth, 61 Phillip Street, City


Sydney, 9.30pm approximately

  • Visit National Museum of Australia
  • Guided tour of Parliament House
  • Guided tour of Australian War Memorial
  • Experienced Driver Guide
  • Comprehensive commentary
  • Travel in an air-conditioned coach

• Before entering the city, travel to the summit of Mt. Ainslie for a terrific view of Canberra and surrounds. A great photo opportunity!
• Visit the Australian War Memorial, where you’ll be greeted by a local guide to start your tour
• Learn about the history of the ANZACs as you travel along the boulevard dedicated to the participants of two world wars
• Enjoy a tour of the National Museum of Australia – it focuses on Indigenous histories and cultures, European settlement and our interaction with the environment
• Take a guided tour of Australia’s Parliament House – you may even get to witness the Houses of Parliament in session
• You’ll visit some of its 4,700 rooms and learn more of its architecture, history, artwork and the Australian parliamentary democratic process
• See ’The Lodge’, the Prime Minister’s official residence
• Travel along the pretty tree-lined streets and see diplomatic homes and embassies of many foreign ambassadors
• Drive past the National Library and the High Court of Australia
• Drive past Canberra’s centrepiece, Lake Burley Griffin, named after the American architect who won a competition to design Australia's Federal Capital, Walter Burley Griffin
• See the Carillon Bell Tower on the edge of the lake, a gift from the British Government to mark Canberra's 50 years as the nation’s capital

Prices above may vary according to your departure date. 

What to Bring

  • Enclosed walking shoes
  • Sunglasses, hat, sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Warm layers in cooler months

Fitness Requirements

  • Low level of fitness required

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