Itinerary Highlights

  • Take in the beauty of Sydney Harbour aboard a 52-foot luxury motor cruiser
  • Discover Australia's unique wildlife on a full day private tour to New South Wales Southern Highlands
  • Stay in a luxury tented pavilion at Longitude 131° and discover the magic of Uluru and Kata Tjuta
  • Discover your own private beach, enjoy exquisite cuisine and explore the Great Barrier Reefs underwater world at Lizard Island
  • Best time to travel November - April

What's Included

  • Accommodation Throughout
  • Private Transfers
  • Domestic Flights
  • International Flights
11 nights from £9,489 per person
All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist
The Inspiring Travel Company Team
01244 435 806

On our 11-night tailor-made Luxury Sydney, Red Centre and Lizard Island holiday you will take in some of Australia’s most iconic sights, all while living in the lap of luxury.

Spend four nights at Sydney’s most luxurious harbourfront hotel, Park Hyatt Sydney, and soak up the views from the private balcony in your harbour view room. Discover Sydney's highlights on a four-hour private tour, tailored to your personal interests. The best way to experience Sydney's magnificent harbour is from the water. Board a 52-foot motor launch for an intimate luncheon cruise, admiring the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge. 

Australia offers a variety of unique flora and fauna, and all within easy reach of Sydney. Embark on a full-day private wildlife adventure into New South Wales Southern Highlands where you may be lucky enough to spot kangaroo, koalas, wombats, platypus, emu and much more.

Fly to Australia’s Red Centre for two nights in a luxurious tented suite at Longitude 131°, and watch the changing colours of the desert landscape and Uluru as the sun sets and rises.

Enjoy four nights of pure indulgence and relaxation at Lizard Island, the finest resort set right on the Great Barrier Reef; soak up the rays on one of 24 private beaches with a deluxe picnic hamper and watch the sun dip below the horizon on a sunset cruise

Itinerary

Upon arrival in Sydney you will be transferred to your harbourfront hotel in Circular Quay. Settle in to your city harbour view room and soak up the views of one of the world’s most magnificent natural harbours. This afternoon your guide will meet you at your hotel and take you on a 4-hour tour to discover some of the city's highlights including the Rocks Historic Precinct, enjoy views of Sydney Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House and travel to Bondi to enjoy part of the coastal walk to Tamarama and Bronte Beach.

Take an intimate luncheon Cruise onboard a 52-foot motor cruiser. Sail around bays and coves and past palatial waterfront mansions on Sydney’s beautiful harbour and take in the sights of Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge while enjoying a casual three-course barbecue lunch served with local beers and regional wines'
Staying at  Park Hyatt Sydney
This full day tour is an exceptional opportunity to experience the Australian Bush in search of Australia’s iconic native animals in their natural habitat. You will travel to private bushland in New South Wales Southern Highlands and walk through towering forests of Grey Gums, follow riverbanks and drive through woodlands. With help of a knowledgeable and passionate naturalist you will search for some of Australia's unique wildlife - Koalas, Kangaroos, Platypus, Wombats, Wallabies, birdlife, the elusive Emu and much more. After dinner, go night spotting for nocturnal wombats, gliders and possums. You can seek out the animals when they are most active.
Staying at  Park Hyatt Sydney

Transfer to Sydney Airport for your flight to Uluru and transfer to Longitude 131°, your luxury desert camp, nestled atop sand dunes overlooking iconic Uluru. Settle in to your sumptuous Luxury Tent, before witnessing the changing colours of the sunset reflecting on Uluru as you sip a chilled glass of champagne. Dine amongst the dunes listening to the nocturnal sounds of the desert during your four-course dinner.

Discover Kata Tjuta, 36 dome-shaped rock formations on a walk through Walpa Gorge. Travel across the desert to Uluru, and take a guided walk along part of Uluru’s base, learning about the Mala people’s history and viewing cave paintings along the way. Take the Mala Walk to Kantju Gorge at dusk to witness the walls ablaze with colour as the sun sets. Dinner is served at Longitude 131°.

Staying at  Longitude 131

Rise early to experience the remarkable change of colours on Uluru and the desert landscape at daybreak. If time permits we suggest taking an optional guided walk of Uluru’s base before enjoying breakfast back at the desert camp. Transfer to Ayers Rock Airport for your flight to Cairns in Queensland’s tropical north, and transfer to your waterfront hotel.

Fly to Lizard Island, a secluded luxury resort set right on the Great Barrier Reef. Your flight to the island is part of the experience and allows you to witness the true majesty and scale of the reef from the air. Enjoy a cocktail or chilled wine at the bar and decide which of the island’s 24 private beaches you are going to make your own tomorrow.

Start your day with a leisurely breakfast. Collect your deluxe picnic hamper from the Beach Club and steer your motor dinghy to your own private beach. Return to your island accommodation before pre-dinner drinks at Driftwood Bar and Wine Cellar. Dinner is served at Salt Water Restaurant, or for an additional charge you can enjoy a private sunset beachside seven-course degustation menu.

Staying at  Lizard Island

There is always a new adventure for you to discover on Lizard Island, whether on land or the water. Navigate Anchor Bay on a paddle board or explore the reefs and marine life in a glass bottom sea kayak. Hike to the highest point of Lizard Island to Cook’s Look for panoramic views or join a resident naturalist to learn more about the island’s flora and fauna.

Staying at  Lizard Island

Private fishing charters can be arranged at Lizard Island, or if you wish to discover more of the Outer Barrier Reef, join a morning snorkel cruise on the island’s private motor yacht. A wonderful way to end your Lizard Island experience is on a private sunset cruise, while sipping chilled champagne.

Staying at  Lizard Island

Fly back to Cairns for your onward flight departure.

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All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist

Ultimate Sydney, Rock & Reef

11 nights from £9,489 per person
All of our holidays are tailor-made to your requirements by an expert Travel Specialist
The Inspiring Travel Company Team
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