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Australia Travel Deal | Australia Reef, Outback & Sydney

Australia Reef, Outback & Sydney

Highlights & Inclusions:

  • 10 Days / 8 Nights, Australia
  • Accommodation: Brisbane (2 Nights), Cairns (3), Ayers Rock (2), Sydney (1)
  • Shuttle Transfers: Ayers Rock (Uluru) Airport to Accommodation
  • International Flights: Los Angeles to Brisbane, Sydney to Los Angeles 
  • Australian Domestic Flights: Brisbane to Cairns, Cairns to Ayers Rock (Uluru), Ayers Rock to Sydney
  • US Domestic Flights: Are not included, but can be included on request
  • Free and Independent Travel (Not a Group Tour)
  • Customize with your choice of discounted day tours!

Book your Trip

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

Add Tours & Transfers Package

Add $450+ to include:

  • Everything in Basic Package plus:
  • All Return Airport Transfers
  • Steve Irwin’s Australia Zoo
  • Great Barrier Reef Cruise
  • Uluru Sacred Sites Tour
  • Hop on Hop Off Sydney Cruise 2-Day Pass

 

Add More Sydney Package

Add $200+ to include:

  • Everything in Basic Package plus:
  • 2 Additional Nights in Sydney
  • Totaling 12 Days / 10 Nights

 

Have it All Package

Add $620+ to include:

  • Everything in Basic Package plus:
  • Add Tours & Transfers Package
  • Add More Sydney Package
  • Save an Additional $30 per person
  • Totaling 12 Days / 10 Nights

 



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

Permitted US Departure Dates: Select Dates March 30 – November 21, 2022
Lowest Price can be found Select Dates: March 30 – May 22, 2022

Booking Code: ST-TA2202

Book By: May 19, 2022

COVID Travel Restrictions and Additional Costs

Australia COVID Travel Restrictions and Additional Costs

Sydney Harbor aerial

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: 6/13/2022

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:

  • Proof of full vaccination
  • Complete Australia Travel Declaration 7 to 3 days before your flight. 
  • Required masking on the plane and in all Australian airports.
  • Rapid Antigen test within 24 hours of arrival and self-isolation until a negative result is received.
  • Valid visa to enter Australia

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

Proof of Full Vaccination

You will need to provide proof of vaccination in the form of a paper or digital certificate. If you have your paper card CDC vaccination card, you can use this to enter Australia. If you have lost your card or if you are interested in obtaining a verified digital certificate of your card to ensure you have a safe and secure back up, please click here to find out more information.  If possible, we do recommend a digital certificate for stress free travel. It will allow you to pull up your verified record in the event you lose your card while traveling. 

Are you considered fully up to date on your vaccines? If you’ve followed CDC guidelines, the answer is yes! If you have a more complicated story, click here to find out.

Digital Travel Declaration 

All inbound travelers must complete an Digital Travel Declaration (DTD) at least 72 hours before to departure. This is a form that may be filled out online on your mobile device by downloading the Australia Digital Travel Declaration app from the App Store (Apple) or Google Play store (Android). You may also fill out the form online on a desktop computer here. When filling out the DTD, you will need to provide your contact details, declare your vaccination status, declare your last 14 days travel history, and acknowledge quarantine and testing requirements that apply when entering Australia.

When to Wear a Mask

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.

Testing on Arrival

Testing and quarantine requirements differ by state and territory, however most states require a Rapid Antigen COVID-19 test taken within 24 hours of your arrival. You must self-isolate until you receive a negative result from your test taken after your arrival. You can bring an at home test with you and take the test as soon as you arrive in Australia.

Testing and quarantine requirements differ by state and territory. To check if you will be subject to quarantine on arrival visit your local state or territory’s website:

Traveling with Children 

Children under 12 are considered fully vaccinated, meaning they may travel without a vaccination. However, it is recommended that if your child is able to get vaccinated, that they do so before they travel. Children 12 years and older will need to meet the same testing requirements as adults.

For more information about restrictions and requirements to travel to Australia, click here. To view a list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ), click here.

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 Details

Now that Australia’s’ borders are open, travel big with this Australia Reef, Outback & Sydney deal!

We get it. With a destination as vast Australia, how do you even begin to choose where to go? And now that its borders are open, you want to see it all!

That’s why we’ve got you covered. Journey to Australia’s tropical highlights, cultural heartland, and iconic Sydney – all in one vacation package.

You won’t have to fear on missing out – we’ve included Australia’s top must-see destinations for an unforgettable trip. After all this time, you deserve it!

See it all with this Australia Reef, Outback and Sydney deal!

Brisbane

Brisbane Skyline credit Tourism & Events Queensland

Brisbane Skyline. Photo: Tourism & Events Queensland

Your journey starts in Brisbane, the capital of Australia’s tropical state of Queensland. A bourgeoning metropolis set along the scenic Brisbane River, this city is the perfect showcase of Australia’s easy-going city pace surrounded in tropical beauty. In the summer, Brisbane blazes with purple jacaranda and flowering trees that line the river. In winter, shorts and t-shirts are the outfit of the day with temperatures never dipping below 70 degrees. When the sun goes down, Brisbane comes alive with night kayaking on the river, eclectic evening markets, outdoor movies, jazz bar hot spots and more.

You’ll spend 2 nights in a 4-star centrally located accommodation just minutes away from Brisbane’s top destinations.

See Steve Irwin’s Australia Zoo!

Koala at Australia Zoo

Koala at Australia Zoo

With our Discounted Tours and Transfers add-on package, we’ll include a guided tour of the Australia Zoo, made famous by Steve Irwin’s dedication to animal welfare. Headed by the Irwin family to this day, this zoo is unlike anywhere else in the world.

  • Meet iconic Aussie wildlife like kangaroos, koalas, Tasmanian devils, and quokkas.
  • Get up close with optional personal encounters and snag a photo with your favorite critters.
  • Catch a crocodile feeding show, a highlight of Australia Zoo, and see highly skilled animal trainers showcase the crocs.

Brisbane is the perfect place to experience a tropical Australian city – but this is just the beginning of your trip!

Cairns

Girl swimming underwater in Cairns Lagoon

Cairns Lagoon. Photo: Tourism Tropical North Queensland

Up next is one of the world’s most unique natural treasures – the Great Barrier Reef! You’ll be right at its doorstep in Cairns, the heart of Australia’s tropics. Set along the coast of Queensland, Cairns is a popular base for Great Barrier Reef adventures and treks into the exotic Wet Tropics rainforests.

You’ll have 4 nights to spend in Cairns, with time to see the wonders of the reef below the waters of the Coral Sea.

 

Add on our Discounted Tours and Transfers package to see the Great Barrier Reef!

Snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef credit Tourism Australia

Snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef. Photo: Tourism Australia

With this add-on package, we include a top-rated reef cruise to experience this natural wonder for yourself.

  • See bright tropical fish, sea turtles and giant clams mix with 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!

In Cairns, every day feels like the weekend. With access to Australia’s unique tropical landscapes, there’s always something to do, every day of the week!

That’s just the affect of an incredible Australia vacation.

Ayers Rock (Uluru)

Uluru (Ayers Rock)

Uluru (Ayers Rock)

After relaxing in the tropics you’ll head to Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock, where you’ll experience a totally different world enveloped in the red rock beauty of the Australian outback. The beach-lined coasts of Queensland fall away as deep tones of red, yellow, and orange cast an inviting glow as you arrive into to Australia’s cultural heartland.

You’ll spend 2 nights in Ayers Rock in a highly-rated accommodation perfectly set for your outback adventure. Australia’s unique Aboriginal culture flows throughout every inch of this special land, home to sacred sites including Uluru-Kata Tjuta National park which holds profound significance to the Anangu people.

Get up close to Australia’s most famous rock formations with our Discounted Tours and Transfers package.

Happy Couple Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park

Ayers Rock. Photo Credit: Tourism Australia & Tourism NT

Upgrade to our Tours and Transfers package to join a guided tour taking you deep into the history and stories of the Anangu, as you explore the base of Uluru.

  • 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 Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, where you’ll discover locally made Aboriginal art – a perfect gift to take back home.
  • Discover an array of local sacred sites on a guided walking exploring waterholes and caves with ancient Aboriginal rock paintings.
  • Relax with a glass of wine as the sun sets below the horizon, alighting the larger-than-life Uluru rock formation in a blaze of color.

The outback’s jaw-dropping beauty is just one of the country’s stunning natural surprises. And there’s still more to discover on your trip!

Sydney

Sydney Harbor aerial

After experiencing the contrasts of Australia’s tropics and outback, you’ll head to its most popular destination – Sydney. 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 1 night in a stylish and comfortable accommodation conveniently located between Darling Harbour and the Sydney central business district, an ideal base for exploring the city.
Your day is free to discover Sydney’s endless charms. There’s always a spot to roll out a towel on one of its gorgeous 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!

Sydney Harbour Cruise credit Tourism Australia

Sydney Harbour Cruise. Photo: Tourism Australia

Upgrade with our Tours and Transfers package to explore the city with an included Sydney Harbour Cruise Pass, a hop on hop off cruise along the harbor’s top attractions.

  • See Sydney’s famous landmarks such as the Sydney Opera House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge.
  • Discover other popular sites such as Taronga Zoo, Manly Beach, Luna Park, and Circular Quay.
  • Jump off at any stop to explore your favorites and jump back on to continue on your cruise along the harbor.
  • Enjoy incredible photo moments as you sail along Sydney’s most iconic landmarks!

See more of Sydney with our Add More Sydney package!

Bondi Beach Sydney

Bondi Beach, Sydney

Want more time in Sydney? With so much to experience and see, 2 additional nights in Sydney may be just what you need! Sydney is never short on things to do and is home to many of Australia’s best museums, art galleries, and more. Take more days for yourself to explore the city and let serendipity take over. You could end up finding yourself on a guided climbing adventure on the Sydney Harbour Bridge, relaxing at Bondi Beach, hiking the coastline, or simply sitting back at one of many open air cafes and restaurants.

With all the legwork done for you, why travel any other way? From start to finish, your vacation should be effortless. All you need to do is book your vacation now!

Leave the work at work and the planning to us!

Want to travel BIG?

Upgrade with our Have It All Package to include all tours in our Tours and Transfers package PLUS our Add More Sydney package.

That’s four included tours, all airport transfers, and a total of 10 nights in Australia – everything you need for an incredible stress-free vacation!

Your Australia vacation shouldn’t be complicated. From booking connecting flights and hotels with your time and budget in mind, no one does it like an experienced travel professional.

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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