Sydney and Cairns

Sydney and Cairns

A visit to Australia would not be complete without discovering the icons.  Sydney - home of the acclaimed Sydney Opera House and Cairns - the gateway to the Great Barrier Reef and the Daintree Rainforest.

Sydney and Cairns

Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Queensland > Cairns 

11 Days, 8 Nights

Sydney is home to some of Australia’s most recognizable icons - a picture perfect harbor, the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Sydney Opera House!  Vacations in Sydney boast a delightful mix of culture, heritage and cuisine with world-class restaurants around every corner. Head to The Rocks, a restored historic precinct of cobblestone streets and sandstone terraces, where you can explore the city’s intriguing convict history. Visit the Museum of Sydney with its artifacts dating back to when the settlers first arrived.Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge for stunning views of the city or perhaps learn how to surf on Bondi Beach.

Cairns is the bustling hub of Tropical North Queensland.  With the World Heritage Listed Great Barrier Reef and the ancient Daintree Rainforest on your doorstep, Cairns is the idyllic destination to be right in the heart of the action. With more than 1,500 species of fish and rainbow-colored coral, visitors have the option to snorkel, dive or stay dry and view from the glass bottom boat to see this amazing natural habitat. Hike the rainforest, journey by rail or soar high above the canopy on a gondola or zip line!  Wander through the local markets or dine on exceptional locally grown seafood and produce.

This itinerary can be traveled in reverse.


  • Sydney
  • Cairns


  • Round-trip International Economy airfare on Virgin Australia from Los Angeles to Sydney & Cairns
  • Four nights Sydney, choice of hotel grade
  • Four nights Cairns, choice of hotel grade
  • US/foreign taxes & fees including Sept 11 Security Fee




Price per person from:* Standard Hotel First Class Hote Deluxe Hotel
Based on departures August 1, 2017 - September 17, 2017
     Double / Twin 1789 1799 2059
     Single  2399 2449 2969
     Triple  1669 1699 2069


Price per person from:* Standard Hotel First Class Hote Deluxe Hotel
Based on departures September 18, 2017 - December 10, 2017
     Double / Twin 1899 1999 2199
     Single  2639 2859 3299
     Triple  1749 1849 2199


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Round-trip gateway addons start from:
 $190    Phoenix (AZ), Las Vegas (NV), San Diego (CA), San Francisco (CA)
$250   Dallas (TX), Seattle (WA)
$285   Portland (OR)
$310   New York (NY)
$330   Austin (TX), Chicago (IL),  Cleveland (OH), Denver (CO), Houston (TX) Indianapolis (IN), Milwaukee (WI), Minneapolis (MN), Salt Lake City (UT), St Louis (MO)
$405   Nashville (TN), Boston (MA), Buffalo (NY), Charlotte (NC), Detroit (MI), Jacksonville (FL), Memphis (TN), Miami (FL), Orlando (FL), Philadelphia (PA), Pittsburgh (PA), Raleigh Durham (NC)
$485   Atlanta (GA), Baltimore (MD), Washington (DC)

Group Size

Independent Vacation


August 1, 2017 - September 17, 2017


From $1789 per person based on double occupancy*

Trip Terms

*Prices are quoted in USD and are ‘from’, per person, based on double occupancy. Single supplements apply. Advertised price is based on departures August 1 2017 - September 17, 2017 and based on weekday travel. Travel Fri-Sun incur a $US55 weekend surcharge per direction. Additional travel dates available however seasonal surcharges apply. Black-out dates may apply. Airlines frequently change their prices as a result of fare increases. Prices are current at time of posting (7/6/17) and may differ when you book your travel and are not guaranteed until August 31, 2017. All prices, itineraries and routing are subject to change without notice. Please call for our current prices. Visas are required for travel to Australia. California CST: 2076233-40 Washington ID: 601 684 531.

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