2 Day High Country Tour (Sydney TO Melbourne)

2 Day High Country Tour (Sydney TO Melbourne)

Get a taste of the unknown Australia through its spectacular High Country. Bound by the Victorian Alps, the Murray River and the great Australian bushland, we journey through this ever changing landscape. We mix with the locals and see Australia as you have never seen it before! Drive through the scenic landscape of Kinglake.

Tour Highlights

  • Kinglake
  • Bonnie Doon
  • Mansfield
  • Milawa Cheese Factory
  • Wagga Wagga
  • Murrumbidgee River
  • Parliament House
  • National Museum of Australia
  • Australian War
  • Memorial
  • Canberra

Tour Info

Code BY-B2DSM
Style
  • Short Break
Duration 2 Days
Price From $
Departures
Vehicle Coach
Suitability Open Age
Start Sydney @ 07.30 am
Finish Melbourne @ 07.00 pm
Travel Insurance Required

Default pick up - YHA Central, 11Rawson Place.

We begin out journey to our Nations' Capital- Canberra. Today we discover the home of the Australian story. See national attractions and hidden gems. The city's national museums and attractions hold and share the treasures of our nation. In the evening we spend the night at an authentic Aussie farm stay property and experience true Australian hospitality amongst native ( and not so native) wildlife. You will not forget this!!

Continue through Victoria's unfamiliar territory to the historic gold mining town of Beechworth. It's magnificently preserved heritage buildings and mouth-watering local gourmet produce makes this stop one for the senses. Learn about Australia's fascinating bushrangers (outlaws) as you travel to Powers Lookout- what a great place for that postcard picture! Land in Mansfield, the foothills of the Great Dividing Range before heading to Bonnie Doon, where you really can feel the serenity. Drive through the Kinglake district and witness the rejuvenated scenic landscape of stunning eucalyptus forests. Next stop- Melbourne!!

Cetral drop off - St Pauls Cathedral 07.00 pm

Inclusions

  • Meals as indicated
  • Accommodation (either Barnstay or Farm 
  • Stay - shared, double or private)
  • Park entrance fees
  • Friendly and informative tour guide
  • A donation to the Animal Welfare Shelter 
  • will be included as part of your cost

Optional Activities 

  • Farm Tours- Tractor or horse riding
  • Beechworth - Tour of the Beechworth Honey factory. Beer Tasting at Beechworth Brewery
  • Hop on/Hop off - Stay a week on the farm and then continue tour

Note

  • Accommodation upgrades are available - Shared Style Farm Stay, Private Twin/Double Farm Stay
  • Minimum child age is 4 year and no child price is applicable.