Waterfall Way Self Drive [ST-SD12]
1 Days: Waterfall Way Self Drive [ST-SD12]
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Highlights & Inclusions
  • Rental Car - For Self-Drive though New South Wales. Base Rate only. Does not include taxes, insurance, fuel levies, drop off fees, or environmental fees
  • Day Tours are Optional (not included), but can easily be included on request
  • Visa Issuance for entry into Australia (US$15.00 per person) available on request
  • F.I.T. (Free & Independent Travel, i.e. this is not an Organized Group Tour)
  • Additional Accommodation, Sigthseeing Day Tours, International & Domestic Flights are available on request
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Itinerary Details
Self Drive - Waterfall Way, New South Wales (1 Day)

Take a 1 day self-drive through the beautiful Waterfall Way and its changing landscapes of New South Wales. Begin in Coffs Harbour and continue on to the tablelands of the New England Region.

This scenic self drive offers spectacular scenery from national parks and lush rainforests to the abundant countryside and wide open plains. This 2 ½ hour drive begins on the east coast at Coffs Harbour and snakes it’s way inland through Bellingen and Dorrigo, ending in Armidale. Along the way there is plenty of cafes, local produce markets and national parks. There are multiple “high spots” which offer great viewing of breathtaking waterfalls. Here is a list of things to see and do along the Waterfall Way: 1. Dorrigo Skywalk: There are elevated boardwalks in the treetops of Dorrigo National Park which offer a spectacular vantage point of the rainforest and wildlife. 2. Downhill Adventure: On a sealed mountain road take an exhilarating downhill mountain bike ride for the ultimate adventure. Pick up and drop off in Coffs Harbour. 3. Solitary Islands Marine Park: If you love the water, this is the place for you. Diving, snorkeling, beaches, birdwatching, fishing, surfing, scenic helicopter rides and seasonal whale watching are just a few of the exciting activities available to you at the Solitary Islands Marine Park. 4. Bongil Bongil National Park: Just south of Coffs Harbour is a place where rainforest meets the beach. Perfect location for family friendly activities. If you’re feeling adventurous maybe try kayaking or white water rafting. 5. Helicopter Ride: The Flight of the Seven Gorges is a very popular flight that explores and showcases the amazing and rugged gorges in Australia. This ride includes Wollomombi Gorge, home to the highest waterfalls in New South Wales! Based out of Armidale. 6. Summer Snorkelling: December to April is the best time of year to hop on a sail boat and go snorkeling. You might even spot sea turtles and sub-tropical fish. 7. Skydive: Spend just 2 hours of your day and you can go on one of the most exciting adventures you can do, skydive! This tandem skydive will even include a video of your jump! 8. Rodeo: An hour drive south of Armidale is the town of Walcha, home of the Walcha Golden Gate Rodeo. This rodeo has been so successful it has been running for over 48 years every January. 9. Cathedral Rock: To experience the beautify and tranquility of mother nature stop in Cathedral Rock National Park. Giant boulders and huge granite towers make a wonderful backdrop to the abundant variety of wildlife which call this park their home. Spot grey kangaroos, swamp wallabies, birdlife, and a vast variety of plants in this boggy heathland. 10. Fine Dining: Visit the amazing award winning Jaaning Tree restaurant, where you will find a combination of Asian an Indigenous flavors paired with international wines. Please enquire if you would like to include any of these activities in your itinerary.
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Detailed Pricing
Approximate Pricing Double Occupancy Sole Occupancy Permitted USA Departure Dates & Fare Rules
Land Content Only $300 $300 International return flights from the USA are not included. Please see detailed itinerary (above) for more information on inclusions. Itinerary can commence any day (subject to availability).
Special (Economy Class) $1,440 $1,440 Nov 16 2020 - Nov 30 2021
USA Departures: 1 April - 30 November 2021
International Return Flights from the USA (Los Angeles) are included. Non-Refundable, Non-Changeable. Other Dates may also apply. For details phone Toll-Free: (888)359 2877
Basic (Economy Class) $2,235 $2,235 Basic: 24JUL-21SEP 2019 and 1MAY-8JUN 2020. International Return Flights from the USA (Los Angeles) are included. Non-Refundable. Changeable (Fees Apply). Subject to Availability.
Shoulder (Economy Class) $2,442 $2,442 Shoulder: 9JUN-23JUL 2019, 22SEP-8DEC 2019 and 1FEB-30APR 2020. International Return Flights from the USA (Los Angeles) are included. Non-Refundable. Changeable (Fees Apply). Subject to Availability.
Peak (Economy Class) $2,960 $2,960 Peak: 9DEC 2019 - 31JAN 2020. International Return Flights from the USA (Los Angeles) are included. Non-Refundable. Changeable (Fees Apply. Subject to Availability.
Premium (Economy Class) $5,212 $5,212 Premium Economy Class International Return Flights from the USA (Los Angeles) are included. Change and Cancellation Fees Apply. Subject to Availability.
Business Class $6,820 $6,820 Business Class International Return Flights from the USA (Los Angeles) are included. Subject to Availability.
  • a) All prices are USD$/person (including all Taxes). Subject to availability and seasonality. Other Conditions Apply (see Terms and Conditions).
  • b) Land Content Only represents the pricing for the full itinerary as detailed, except the International Flights from the USA (and return) are NOT included.
  • c) An Infant (Lapchild) must be less than 2 years old on the date of departure. Infant must travel with at least one adult. An infant with a seat pays the price of a Child.
  • d) A Child must be aged between 2-11 years on the date of departure. Child must travel with at least one adult.