The nation's capital - a purpose built city that was made ultra modern, with imposing architecture. All this and yet a rural charm of lakeside, gardens and wide open spaces. A must see for all those that have not been.
This hi- tech city is the seat of Parliament and home of superb national monuments, museums and galleries. There is so much to do and see in and around Canberra. Get onboard this Full Day Tour and see the lot! Remember to bring your camera.
Visit the historic township of Berrima for morning tea (own expense)
Tour through the Southern Highlands and Goulburn sheep district
See mysterious Lake George
Enter the Australian Capital Territory and the nation's capital - Canberra
Visit the new hands on, state-of-the art National Museum
Appreciate our indigenous history and multi-cultural future
Visit the spectacular billion dollar New Parliament House for a guided inspection
Observe Parliament if in session
See the Senate, the House of Representative chambers and the Great Hall
See sweeping views of Canberra from the Queens Terrace
Tour Canberra and see Lake Burley Griffin
High Court of Australia
National Science and Technology Centre
"The Lodge" - residence of the Prime Minister
Captain Cook Memorial Fountain and the Carillon
Visit the Australian War Memorial
Panoramic views from the summit of Mt Ainslie
An evening meal stop will be made on our return to Sydney (own expense).
Embassies and Diplomatic residences including Thailand, USA, France, Malaysia, Great Britain, Indonesia and more
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.
This city tour departs Sydney and returns to Sydney
Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales
Operates: Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Full Day Tour
Child prices are applicable for children aged between 4-14 years. Adult fares apply to persons 15 years and over. Children 3 years and under are free if not occupying a seat (ie. must sit on parent's/carer's lap). If a seat is required, child fare applies.
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