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 September 11th Security Fee


Price per person from:* Standard Hotel First Class Hotel Deluxe Hotel
Based on departures April 1, 2019 - June 25, 2019
Double Occupancy 1659 1979 2099
Single Occupancy 2099 2739 3029
 Triple Occupancy 1599 1849 1949


Price per person from:* Standard Hotel First Class Hotel Deluxe Hotel
Based on departures June 26, 2019 - July 23, 2019
Double Occupancy 1849 2299 2639
Single Occupancy  2299 3199 3869
 Triple Occupancy 1799 2149 2379


Price per person from:* Standard Hotel First Class Hotel Deluxe Hotel
Based on departures July 24, 2019 - September 17, 2019
Double Occupancy 1659 2099 2449
 Single Occupancy 2099 3029 3679
 Triple Occupancy  1599 1959 2189

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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


April 1, 2019 - June 24, 2019 & July 24, 2019 - September 17, 2019


From $1659 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 April 1, 2019 - June 24, 2019 & July 24, 2019 - September 17, 2019 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 apply. Airlines frequently change their prices as a result of fare increases. Prices are current at time of posting (3/2/2019) and may differ when you book your travel and are not guaranteed until March 31, 2019. 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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