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Platypus Tour of Australia
South Australia chauffeured tour itinerary in 14 days

Platypus Tour of Australia in 14 days Suggested tour itinerary Platypus Tour of Australia in 14 days

watching australia platypusThis tour focuses on South Australia, with extensive visits in Victoria (Adelaide) and Tasmania.

The Platypus Tour is scheduled to last 2 whole weeks with the first 3 days alloted for exploring the sights and sounds of Sydney with your very own knowledgeable guide. The tour then moves on to Canberra, Adelaide, Melbourne and ends in the beautiful city of Sydney back again.

This privately guided and chauffeured tour in South Australia can be fully customized, lengthened or shortened, and features:

Yarra River Tour - Royal Melbourne Zoological Gardens Tour - Petaluma's Bridgewater Mill - Whale Watching - The Royal Australian Mint - Namadgi National Park Tour - The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens Tour - Freycinet National Park Tour.



Platypus Tour of Australia Itinerary
South Australia chauffeured tour itinerary in 14 days
Tour starts and ends in Sydney.
Day
Exceptional and spectacular landscapes
1
Sydney
South of Australia tours
Morning arrival in Sydney. To enable you to adapt to the time shift, this day is fairly active with short nature walks. Visit a koala colony. Introduction to the nature of Australia with a local naturalist guide. 2 nights in downtown Sydney. LDA*
2
Sydney – Opera House – Harbour Bridge
South of Australia tours
escorted australia personal tourGuided walk downtown: the Opera House, the port, panoramic view from Harbour Bridge, Aquarium. Queen Victoria Building (shopping). Optional Opera Show (depending on availability). 2nd night in Sydney. BLDA*
3
Sydney – Harbour Bay - Canberra
South of Australia tours
Cruise on the Harbour Bay. Taronga Zoological Garden. District of Manly. Train ride from Sydney to Canberra. 2 nights in Canberra. BLDA*
4
Canberra – Royal Mint of Australia – Adelaide
South of Australia tours
lighthouse private tourLake Burley, in Canberra city centre. The Australian National Botanic Gardens. The Royal Mint of Australia. Lookout from the Namadgi National Park. Domestic flight from Canberra to Adelaide. 4 nights in Adelaide. BLDA*
5
Adelaide
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Glenelg Tram. Wide, white beaches, stately homes and a vibrant shopping and eating district will greet you. Light’s Vision and Mount Lofty lookouts. 2nd night in Adelaide. BLDA*
6
Adelaide – National Motor Museum of Australia - Adelaide
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luxury limousine vacation tour australiaBridgewater Mill (champagne and wines). National Motor Museum of Australia at Birdwood, Hahndorf town and Academy tour. 3rd night in Adelaide. BLDA*
7
Adelaide – Australia Jade Mines - Adelaide
South of Australia tours
The Lower Peninsula (50 minutes by plane from Adelaide). Whale watching, jade mines, unique to this part of Australia. 4th night in Adelaide. BLDA*
8
Adelaide – Melbourne
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ostrich private watchingThe Overland train ride (11 hours) from Adelaide to Melbourne. 3 nights in Melbourne. BLDA*
9
Melbourne - Yarra River - Melbourne
South of Australia tours
Melbourne, second largest city of Australia. Full day cruise down the Yarra River. The Rialto Towers observation (Melbourne's tallest building). 2nd night in Melbourne. BLDA*
10
Melbourne – National Wool Museum of Australia, Geelong - Melbourne
South of Australia tours
private guided ayers rock tourNational Wool Museum in Geelong, Great Ocean Road lookouts. Lake Murdeduke and Modewarre view. 3rd night in Melbourne. BLDA*
11
Melbourne - Art of Australia - Hobart
South of Australia tours
National Gallery of Victoria tour: art collections from Australia (Aboriginal), Asia, Europe. Royal Melbourne Zoological Gardens tour. Shopping in the afternoon. Domestic flight from Melbourne to Hobart. 2 nights in Hobart. BLDA*
12
Hobart – Mt Wellington - Hobart
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private sydney opera tourThe Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens tour. Mt Wellington's 1,234-metre peak panoramic views of Hobart and the estuary beyond. Cruise to the Cadbury Chocolate Factory. 2nd night in Hobart. BLDA*
13
Hobart – Swansea
South of Australia tours
Port Arthur and Great Oyster Bay tour. Visit the only cork museum in Australia. Overnight in Swansea. BLDA*
14
Freycinet National Park of Australia
South of Australia tours
sydney harbour bridge private tourFreycinet National Park tour, pink granite mountains. Domestic flight from Launceston to Sydney. This is the end of your tour in Australia. BL*
Tour departures: on request - please book at least 3-6 months ahead
Platypus Tour of South Australia - prices
Type of Accommodation
2-3 passengers
4-6 passengers
Boutique
US$ 18,200
US$ 15,500
Luxury (best available)
US$ 24,100
US$ 20,500
All prices are per person and the currency is US dollars