This tour showcases the Gold Coast's icons and special landmarks whilst traveling along the beautiful Gold Coast strip. The tour is coordinated by an experienced Coach Captain who will share history and local knowledge. Explore the surrounds and sights of the Gold Coast in air-conditioned comfort.
You will be picked up from your accommodation house and taken on a journey showcasing some of the Gold Coast's icons and special landmarks. From the south at beautiful Burleigh Heads beach to north at your final stop at Harbour Town you will experience a 4.5 hour diverse and fun snapshot of the Gold Coast.
The tour concludes at Harbour Town Brand Direct Outlet Shopping Centre at approximately 12:30pm, where on arrival at the tourism lounge guests receive a VIP shopping card. Explore brand direct outlets and specialty stores with the latest fashion, home wares and accessories all at greatly discounted prices.
Return transfers back to your accommodation depart from Harbour Town at approximately 3:30pm.
We invite you to join our coach captain as you are guided through the history and special points of interest culminating in some serious shopping!
We will take you on a journey passing icons and special interest locations including:
Gold Coast Exhibition Centre
Pacific Fair Shopping Centre
Photo opportunity at the beautiful Burleigh Beach
Viewing the million dollar prestigious properties at Hedges and Albatross Avenues
A short light refreshment stop
Marvel at Q1
Experience the feeling of being on the Super GP track
Photo opportunity at Narrowneck home of the artifical reef (great surfing)
Journey on north past the Southport Yacht Club to the newly refurbished Marina Mirage
Short break at Marina Mirage to wander through the fashion houses
Or stroll down to the Marina Mirage wharf
Perhaps visit Australia's only Palazzo Versace Hotel
Harbour Town Direct Outlet Shopping Centre
NOTE: The 2013 - 2014 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2013 - 31st March 2014. The 2014 - 2015 season rates commence on the 1st April 2014.
Departs from Gold Coast Accommodation Houses and travels to Harbour Town Brand Direct Outlet Shopping Centre.
Departs 10:45am-11:00am daily and returns at 3:30pm. Tour operates 7 days a week. Due to the precise nature of aircraft timetables, airport transfer passengers should aim to be ready and waiting outside their hotel or designated pick-up point at least 10 minutes prior to pick-up time.
4.5 hours (approximately)
MINIMUM / MAXIMUM NUMBERS
Participants will travel in comfort in either a 21 Seat Coach and 50 Seat Coach.
Family prices are valid for 2 adults and 2 children. Child prices are valid for children aged 3-13 years. Infants under 3 years travel free.
DRESSCODE / WHAT TO BRING
Comfortable clothing and footwear is recommended.
NOTE: Pickup times given at time of making a booking could vary on day of transfer owing to other possible pickups in the same area. Times supplied are for the suburb in general not the client’s actual address.
To ensure that we have enough space we need to be informed of an additional luggage at time of booking. A $6 fee will be incurred for anything over and above 1 suitcase and hand luggage. Please note: Surfboards can only be transported if they are 6’ (2m) or under.
PACKAGE OPTIONS (please select your preferred option)
Operating Days Generally Operates Occasionally Operates Never Operates
EXPERIENCE QUICK LINKS
"Hi we had a fantastic time. The employees, food, cruise we had the best experience we have had in a long time would recommend to anyone and we hope do go again.
The whole deal was awesome thanks to all involved Janine." Janine (New South Wales, Australia.)
"This is a really well organised tour. An absolute great time was had by all 21 of us on this tour. I was travelling on my own and really enjoyed sharing this experience with other people. "Wombat" our guide did a fantastic job of cooking, giving info and driving, an absolute star !!
Especially enjoyed Cradle Mountain, Port Arthur and Wineglass bay. If your looking for a compact 6 day tour to explore Tasmania then this is it." Mick (Gold Coast, Australia.)
"I wanted to send you a note to say THANKYOU for all the care taken with our booking.
We had an absolutely incredible evening and our faces were sore from smiling and laughing afterwards!
We will be sure to contact you again when we're planning our next adventure!
Thanks a million and all the best xo" Merly (Australia)
"It was perfect. Really impressed with the whole experience from dealing with you (Australian Explorer) to the driver. Will definitely use this service again. Thanks." Jacqui (Australia)
"Australian Explorer were courteous, very helpful and pleasant to deal with and best of all, we booked our tour over the phone!!! I’m absolutely delighted that we’ve got it booked and all the confirmation emails and the necessary voucher have been processed and sent directly to my inbox – brilliant service!" Kate (Australia)