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Australia Travel Deal | Dundee’s Aussie Adventure

11 Days, 9 Nights Sydney, Darwin & Cairns from $3,685

Trip Overview: Follow in the footsteps of Paul Hogan for your perfect Aussie adventure. Stay 3 nights in Sydney followed by 3 nights in Darwin to explore Dundee’s stomping grounds. Then cross the door step of the Daintree Rainforest and Great Barrier Reef with 3 nights in Cairns. Add our discounted tour package to cruise Sydney Harbour like a local, see the pristine wilderness of Kakadu and experience the Great Barrier Reef. Add a 3 nights in Melbourne for a well rounded adventure.

Highlights & Inclusions:

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To Book: 888-359-2877 (M-F, 8:30am-5pm CT USA)

Booking Code: ST-TA11223

Book by: December 31, 2022

Permitted US Departures: Select Dates January 3 – November 11, 2023
Starting Price can be found departing the USA: Select Dates March 30 – June 28, July 24 – August 25, 2023. There may be other sale airfares available. Your Destination Specialist will find the best sale airfare for your selected travel dates.

 

Experience More & Save More with a Discounted Add-On Package!

    • Basic Travel Package

    • $3,685+
      • All Hotels
      • International Flights
      • Australian Domestic Flights
      • 4 Private Transfers
      • 2 Shuttle Transfers
      • Your Own Specialist
      • Totaling 11 Days / 9 Nights
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    • Add Tours Package

    • Add $600+
      • Everything in Basic Package plus:
      • Small Group Harbour Cruise Luncheon
      • Kakadu National Park Explorer with Lunch
      • Great Barrier Reef Cruise with Snorkeling
      • Totaling 11 Days / 9 Nights
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    • Add Melbourne Package

    • Add $200+
      • Everything in Basic Package plus:
      • 3 Nights in Melbourne
      • Flights to Make it Happen
      • 2 Private Transfers
      • Totaling 14 Days / 12 Nights
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    • Have it All Package

    • Add $800+

      • Everything in Basic Package plus:
      • Add Tours Package
      • Add Melbourne Package
      • Bonus Melbourne Walking Tour Free of Charge
      • Totaling 14 Days / 12 Nights
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COVID Travel Restrictions and Additional Costs

Australia COVID Travel Restrictions and Additional Costs

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Questions about Australia’s COVID travel restrictions? We’re here for you! As specialists in travel to Australia, we are keeping up to date on all restrictions and providing our clients with the information they need to make their trip to Australia a reality.

Great news! Australia is making it easier to visit!

We will update this as often as possible, but please understand these are fluid and may change. Costs associated with travel requirements to Australia are not included in your itinerary unless specifically listed. We will update this information with approximate costs as we become aware of them.

Last Updated: 10/26/2022

Going to Australia

Travelers are reminded that it is your responsibility to ensure you meet the requirements of the airline you are traveling with and any countries you transit through.

Here’s what you need to visit Australia:

  • Required masking on the plane and in all Australian airports.
  • Valid visa to enter Australia (Electronic Travel Authority – also known as ETA)

Stay up to date on Australia Travel Requirements, click here. To view a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), click here.

Applying for your Visa

Tips for filling out your Australia ETA (Visa) application:

  • ETA are instantly approved unless any application errors or eligibility issue.
    • Most common eligibility issues seen involve criminal convictions.
      Please see our tips for USA passport holders with criminal history (https://www.aboutaustralia.com/travel-tips/travel-visa-australia/)
    • Avoid the following common errors that will hold up your application.
      • Name Mis-spelling – Double check your work!
      • Entering dates in the USA format instead of DAY – MONTH- YEAR
      • Mixing up the SURNAME and FIRST NAME Fields
  • ETAs can ONLY be processed through the official Australian ETA App on your smart phone.

Australian ETA

 

  • If you are unable to complete the ETA application can apply for a standard Tourist Visa – subclass 600 – via a web form. Processing time is currently about 3 weeks.
  • Questions? Call the Global Service Center BEFORE submitting your application to ensure quick processing times.
    • Phone Number +61 2 6196 0196

Vaccinations

As of July 6, 2022, travelers visiting Australia do not need to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Travelers still need to follow airline vaccination requirements.

Passengers on international flights operated by Qantas are no longer required to be fully vaccinated. Read more details about Qantas travel requirements here.

All travelers over the age of 18 years booked to travel on flights operated by Fiji Airways and Fiji Link must produce valid evidence of full vaccination against COVID-19. Read more details about Fiji Airways vaccination requirements here.

When to Wear a Mask

Masks are still mandatory on inbound international flights.  You must wear a mask for the duration of your flight while traveling to Australia, and in all Australian airports. A cloth or surgical mask is acceptable. You may remove your mask to eat and drink, or if directed by an airline or government official. Children ages 11 or younger and anyone with a medical condition that prevents them from wearing a mask and can provide a medical certificate as evidence do not need to wear a mask.

COVID Testing

COVID testing is no longer required for travel to any Australian state. If you feel sick, your should follow local COVID protocol and wear a mask to contain the spread.

COVID protocol can differ by state and territory. See the links below for more information:

To Return to the USA

As of June 12, 2022, air passengers no longer need to get tested or show documentation of recovery from COVID-19 prior to boarding a flight to the United States regardless of vaccination status or citizenship. Please note, the CDC’s Order requiring proof of vaccination for non-citizen non-immigrants to travel to the United States is still in effect. For more information, see COVID-19 Vaccination Travel Information on the U.S. Department of State’s travel website.

Stay up to date on USA travel restrictions: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel.html

Trip Overview

Ready for a once in a lifetime adventure?

We know just the place.

A place where you can experience the outback, sail past iconic world landmarks, swim in the Great Barrier Reef, explore wet tropical forests, and meet the world’s oldest living culture.

Where the people are friendly, the lifestyle is relaxed, and the scenery is spectacular.

Nowhere does it like Australia. And while it’s a long way from most places, that makes the journey all the more fascinating.

And the memories absolutely unforgettable.

Experience it all with this Dundee’s Aussie Adventure deal!

Sydney

Sydney Harbour aerialStart your adventure in Sydney, Australia’s capital in everything but name. Framed by vibrant harbors and gorgeous beaches, it’s no wonder Sydney is one of the top destinations in the world. As your plane descends and you catch your first glimpse of the Opera House sails gleaming against the sparkling harbor, you’ll be absolutely captivated.

You’ll stay three nights in a 4-Star hotel in the heart of the city, just minutes from must-see attractions. Your days are free to discover Sydney’s endless charms. There’s always a spot to roll out a towel on one of many beaches, or explore the fantastic food scene at waterfront restaurants and cozy eateries tucked within the city’s central lanes.

When in one of the world’s top harbor cities, a cruise is a must!

Experience Sydney like the locals

There’s no question – the best way to experience Sydney is to get out on the water!Women on a cruise at Sydney Harbour

When you add our Tours package to your vacation deal, you’ll enjoy an included small group harbor cruise complete with a sensational luncheon. Set sail into the harbor as your own personal host shows you Sydney’s top sights and hidden gems. You’ll feel as if you’re onboard your friend’s own personal yacht!

  • Spend four hours out on the water on a leisurely cruise along spectacular sights including the Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge, and idyllic coves.
  • Enjoy a delicious 3-course BBQ lunch with regional wines, local beers and 5-star service.
  • Cool off with a dip in the water, kayaking, and fishing – or sit back and relax while you enjoy the views.

With its blend of iconic city attractions and exciting water adventures, Sydney is the perfect first splash into your Australia vacation.

Darwin

Darwin couple

After your stay in Sydney you’ll head to Darwin, where you’ll experience a totally different side of Australia.

The capital of the Northern Territory, Darwin is a town where the extraordinary meets the ordinary. This is a place where you can discover deserts, tropical outback, and beaches. It’s a place where you can enjoy food and wine, sunsets and stars, and immerse in the rich history of the world’s oldest living culture. As a flourishing Australia cultural mecca, Darwin is the perfect destination with a nod to the past, a walk in the present, and an eye on the future.

You’ll spend three nights in Darwin at a centrally-located hotel. There’s a lot to see and do in Darwin, from exploring the tropical beaches, taking in the city’s renowned markets and arts festivals, to discovering the ancient sites of Kakadu National Park.

And as the jewel of Australia’s tropical Top End, Kakadu is an ABSOLUTE must-see when visiting Darwin.

Step back in time at Kakadu National ParkKatherine Gorge cruise

Upgrade your deal with our Tours package to join a guided tour taking you deep into the heart of Kakadu. Discover this treasure trove ancient rock art, trackless tropical desert, and mosaic of unique Australian wildlife.

  • Enjoy traveling in a comfortable coach as your driver guide shares commentary about the history of the land and its cultural roots dating back thousands of years.
  • Visit the Warradjan Cultural Centre, where you’ll learn more about the fascinating history of the region’s indigenous cultures and landscapes.
  • Take a cruise along the famous Yellow Water billabong, spotting crocodiles and colorful birdlife including sea eagles, brolgas and kingfishers.
  • Explore the different Aboriginal rock art sites that date back more than 50,000 years.

The tropical Top End is just one of the Australia’s many stunning natural wonders. And there’s still more to discover on your trip!

Cairns

Cairns LagoonYour final destination is Cairns, the land of the Coral Sea. Here, time slows down to the rhythm of the tropics, where suits and ties are a faux pas – it’s nothing but swimsuits and sunglasses.

You’ll spend three nights in a 4-star hotel located just minutes from the waterfront, where the laid-back vibes are dialed up into holiday mode. Swanky cocktail bars, high-end designer shops and Reef Hotel Casino are right outside your doorstep.

And right on Cairns’ doorstep is the Great Barrier Reef, one of the world’s most treasured natural assets.

Enjoy a day snorkeling at the Great Barrier Reef

No trip to Australia is complete without seeing the Great Barrier Reef! With our Tours Package, we include a top-rated reef cruise to experience this natural wonder for yourself.

Snokeling the Great Barrier Reef with sea turtle credit Tourism Australia

Snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef. Photo: Tourism Australia

  • See bright tropical fish, sea turtles and giant clams among the mesmerizing colors of coral gardens.
  • If you have never snorkeled before, don’t worry – a briefing is held on board, explaining how to put on and use the snorkeling gear.
  • Enjoy a tropical buffet lunch on board and warm up with fresh, hot water showers.
  • Upgrade your reef adventure with non-swimmer activities, including glass bottom boat tours, underwater observatory and semi-submersible – perfect for seeing the reef without getting wet!

Warm, inviting and with a world-class natural environment, Cairns is the perfect finish to your incredible Australia vacation.

Not ready to say goodbye?

There’s so much to see and do in Australia that makes you never want to leave. Our clients tell us all the time – the only thing they’d change about their trip is seeing even more!

That’s why we created our Melbourne package, featuring 3 additional nights in Australia’s coolest city – where culture and class meet music and nightlife.

Package inclusions:

  • 14 Days/ 12 Nights Australia
  • Accommodation – Sydney (3 Nights), Darwin (3), Cairns (3), Melbourne (3)
  • International Flights – Los Angeles to Sydney, Melbourne to Los Angeles
  • Australian Domestic Flights – Sydney to Darwin, Darwin to Cairns, Cairns to Melbourne
  • Private Transfers – Sydney Airport to Accommodation (Return), Darwin Airport to Accommodation (Return), Melbourne Airport to Accommodation (Return)
  • Shuttle Transfers – Cairns Airport to Accommodation (Return)

Want EVEN MORE?

We’re big fans of making sure you see everything on your Australia bucket list.

Our Have It All package combines everything in the Tours and Melbourne Packages PLUS adds a bonus tour in Melbourne FREE of charge!

Upgrade to our Have it all Package for the best value

Federation Square SummerPackage inclusions:

  • 14 Days/ 12 Nights Australia
  • Accommodation – Sydney (3 Nights), Darwin (3), Cairns (3), Melbourne (3)
  • Day Tours – Sydney: Small Group Harbour Cruise Luncheon; Darwin: Kakadu National Park Explorer with Lunch; Cairns: Great Barrier Reef Cruise with Snorkeling; Melbourne: Hidden Secrets of Melbourne Tour
  • International Flights – Los Angeles to Sydney, Melbourne to Los Angeles
  • Australian Domestic Flights – Sydney to Darwin, Darwin to Cairns, Cairns to Melbourne
  • Private Transfers – Sydney Airport to Accommodation (Return), Darwin Airport to Accommodation (Return), Melbourne Airport to Accommodation (Return)
  • Shuttle Transfers – Cairns Airport to Accommodation (Return)

We’ve made your Australia vacation super easy. Just select your trip and we’ll take care of the details. From flight bookings to accommodation, activities, transfers and more— you don’t even have to think about it.

You can simply enjoy your vacation.

As experts in Australian travel, we put trips like these together all day. From the moment you speak to our Destination Specialists to your plane touching down back home, we’ll make sure every aspect of your trip goes without a hitch.

Book your Australian vacation today!

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