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Discover Your Australia

Discover Your Australia

With Down Under Answers

Australia is nearly as large as the mainland United States, with plenty of space to roam and to discover a dazzling array of life-changing travel experiences. Down Under Answers knows Australia like no other travel provider, and their itineraries are an incredible way to see all that this wondrous land has to offer across its wildly diverse regions. Whether you’re a first-timer or a seasoned traveler, Down Under Answers can create a personalized vacation package perfect for you – now with more valuable inclusions than ever before.

TRUE BLUE AUSTRALIA

15 NIGHTS • SYDNEY TO MELBOURNE • FROM $4495*
per person, based on double occupancy, for travel May 1, 2020 – August 31, 2020

True Blue refers to the “real thing,” and this 15-night land-only vacation encompasses everything from the city to the Outback and an opportunity for you to experience Australia’s diversity, sights and people.

Highlights: Sydney | Uluru (Ayers Rock) | Kings Canyon | Alice Springs | Darwin | Kakadu National Park | Cairns | The Great Barrier Reef | Melbourne

 Sydney – 3 Nights, Holiday Inn Darling Harbour

  • Essential Sydney Tour including lunch
  • Sydney Opera House Tour and Dine
  • Sydney Harbour Discovery Lunch Cruise
  • Rocks Walking Tour

Ayers Rock – 1 Night, Desert Gardens Hotel

  • Sacred Sights and Sunset Tour
  • Uluru Sunrise and Kata Tjuta Tour

Transfer from Ayers Rock to Alice Springs via Kings Canyon

Kings Canyon – 1 Night, Kings Canyon Resort

  • Kings Canyon Walk

Alice Springs – 1 Night, Crown Plaza Alice Springs Lasseters

Darwin – 2 Nights, Vibe Hotel Darwin Waterfront

Kakadu – 1 Night, Mercure Crocodile Hotel

  • Kakadu National Park Tour including Yellow Waters Cruise
  • East Alligator River Tour including Guluyambi Cultural Cruise

Cairns – 3 Nights, Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort

  • Reef Cruise and Snorkel
  • Kuranda All Inclusive with Gold Class

Melbourne – 3 Nights, The Savoy on Little Collins

  • Lanes and Arcades Tour including lunch
  • Koalas and Kangaroos in the Wild

Roundtrip airport/hotel transfers in each city

DISCOVER AUSTRALIA’S TASMANIA & SYDNEY

12 NIGHTS • LAUNCESTON TO SYDNEY • FROM $6765*
PER PERSON, BASED ON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY, FOR TRAVEL SEPTEMBER 1 – 30, 2020

A crucial habitat for many species, Tasmania provides a rare opportunity to encounter unique and endemic wildlife, including quolls, kangaroos, wallabies, wombats and the most famous resident, the Tasmanian Devil. Experience the sights in Sydney, including the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Highlights: Launceston | Cradle Mountain | Bicheno | Freycinet National Park | Wineglass Bay | Hobart | Sydney

Launceston – 2 Nights, Peppers Silo Hotel, including breakfast

  • Taste of Tamar Tour including lunch

Tasmanian Wildlife and Wilderness Tour – 7 Nights

  • 2 nights Cradle Mountain, Cradle Mountain Hotel
  • 1 night Liawenee, Thousand Lakes Lodge
  • 2 nights Bicheno, Beachfront at Bicheno
  • 2 nights Hobart, Hotel Grand Chancellor
  • Guided touring
  • Wineglass Bay Cruise
  • 7 Breakfasts, 3 Lunches and 1 Dinner
  • Entry into Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary and all National Parks passes

Sydney – 3 Nights, The Tank Stream

  • Ultimate Sydney Tour including lunch
  • Sydney Opera House Backstage tour

Private arrival transfer Launceston

Private departure transfer Hobart

Private roundtrip airport/hotel transfers Sydney

AUSTRALIAN WILDLIFE JOURNEY

13 NIGHTS • PERTH TO MELBOURNE • FROM $6655* PER PERSON, BASED ON DOUBLE OCCUPANCY, FOR TRAVEL SEPTEMBER 1 – OCTOBER 31, 2020

Australia’s coastline is a little over 16,000 miles long, making it an ideal playground for marine life. From whale watching to swimming with dolphins and meeting fairy penguins that come to shore every evening, there is always an opportunity to get up close and personal to wildlife when traveling around Australia.

Highlights: Perth | Rottnest Island | Whale Watching | Margaret River | Adelaide | Port Lincoln | Melbourne | Phillip Island | Great Ocean Road

Perth – 2 Nights, Travelodge Hotel Perth

  • Half-day Afternoon Delights Tour
  • Full-day Adventure Rottnest Tour with lunch

Yallingup – 3 Nights, Seashells Yallingup

  • Dunsborough Whale Watching Cruise
  • Epicurean Tour, Vasse Felix Winery including lunch

Adelaide – 1 Night, Majestic Roof Garden Hotel

Port Lincoln Wildlife Experience

  • Port Lincoln Airport transfers
  • Touring and National Park Fees
  • 3 Nights, Port Lincoln Hotel
  • Daily Continental breakfast and lunch

Melbourne – 3 Nights, Travelodge Hotel

  • Phillip Island Day Tour including Ranger

Great Ocean Road Tour

  • 2 Nights, 4.5-star boutique accommodation
  • Touring and most meals

Private arrival transfer Perth and Adelaide

Roundtrip private airport/hotel transfer Melbourne

Perth – 4 days Intermediate Car Hire including unlimited mileage and GPS

*Prices advertised are quoted in USD are “from” per person, based on double occupancy. Single supplements and blackout dates apply. Prices are correct at the time of posting (1/24/19) and are subject to availability at the time of booking. Restrictions and limitations apply per product. Ask AAA for details. Agency #178-018-521 Job #5235

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