A Greater Sydney

When you think of Sydney are the Opera House and Harbour Bridge first to jump into your thoughts? Well there are so many more fabulous places to discover. Along with Sydney's iconic landmarks, this tour will take you to places we've not visited before, such as historic Elizabeth Farm, the Justice and Police Museum, Sydney Jewish

Museum, Q-Station - Sydney's historic quarantine Station, Luna Park, Old Government House The Female Factory and much more when you discover Parramatta, for a unique take on Sydney, one of the most beautiful cities in the world.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Lunch at Rosehill Bowling Club
  • Guided tour at Elizabeth Farm
  • Full day guided tour of  Parramatta 
  • Entry to Experiment Farm
  • Guided tour of Old Government House
  • Lunch at Lachlans Old Government House
  • Guided tour at Q Station Retreat
  • High tea and ride on the Ferris Wheel at Luna Park
  • Sightseeing cruise with Captain Cook Cruises – Sydney
  • Guided walking tour at Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney
  • Guided tour at Justice & Police Museum
  • Guided tour and lunch at Sydney Jewish Museum
  • Devonshire Tea cruise on the Nepean Belle Paddlewheeler
  • Lunch at Penrith RSL Club
Departing
12/10/2020
Duration
5 Days
Maximum Tour Size
20
Physical Rating
Moderate Fitness. Some walking, stairs, walking on uneven ground.

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DAY 1: (LD)                                             HOME TO SYDNEY                                  Mon 12 October 2020

Welcome to our tour to Sydney with a difference. We’ll be based in Parramatta, the historic heart of Western Sydney. Home to a rich diversity of cultures and World Heritage listed convict sites, our tour to Parramatta will be full of surprises. After our morning picks ups, we make our way to Wellcamp Airport for our flight to Sydney. We are welcomed by our friendly coach captain and transferred to Rosehill Bowling Club for lunch.  Later we arrive at the remarkable Elizabeth Farm, Australia’s second oldest building, before unpacking and relaxing in our fantastic hotel, home for the next four nights.

DAY 2: (BLD)                                            EXPLORING PARRAMATTA                                   Fri 20 Mar 2020

Let’s explore Parramatta and what better way than with a local specialist. We learn about the rich history and heritage of this culturally diverse suburb. Our sightseeing begins at the oldest convict women’s site in Australia, the Female Factory. We hear some powerful stories of the lives of the convict women and the constant mischief they got up to. The convict built Old Government House is next with an interesting tour and delicious lunch at Lachlan’s. We then discover one of the oldest standing residences in Australia, Experiment Farm Cottage.

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Inclusions

  • 4 night’s motel accommodation
  • 4 cooked motel breakfasts
  • 3 motel two course of buffet dinners
  • 4 included lunches and 1 high tea – see below 
  • Lunch at Rosehill Bowling Club
  • Guided tour at Elizabeth Farm
  • Guided walking tour at Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney
  • Guided tour at Justice & Police Museum
  • Guided tour and lunch at Sydney Jewish Museum
  • Guided tour at Q Station Retreat
  • High tea and ride on the ferris wheel at Luna Park
  • Sightseeing cruise with Captain Cook Cruises – Sydney
  • Full day guide (day 5)
  • Guided tour of Old Government House
  • Lunch at Lachlans Old Government House
  • Entry to Experiment Farm
  • Devonshire Tea cruise on the Nepean Belle Paddlewheeler
  • Lunch at Penrith RSL Club

Excluded

Airport transfers (unless fully inclusive package purchased) 

Airfares (unless fully inclusive package purchased) 

Meals not listed in the itinerary 

Departing
12/10/2020
Duration
5 Days
Maximum Tour Size
20
Physical Rating
Moderate Fitness. Some walking, stairs, walking on uneven ground.
Price
AUD $2,495
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