Tuesday, 24 February 2015

Sightseeing Tours Australia Now Offers Uluru Tours



Uluru, also known as Ayers Rock, is a bastion of the Australian landscape, casting a surreal scene over the outback with its rusty-red haze and impressive silhouette.
But it’s not just breath-taking scenery that Uluru offers its visitors. It also boasts a rich and fascinating history that spans back thousands of years, and provides a first-hand insight into indigenous lifestyles.
This laidback, cultural lifestyle sprawls out into the surrounding areas – areas of natural beauty and spectacular views. Uluru tours not only take in the great rock itself, but they also soak up the canyons, valleys, and dusty landscapes surrounding it.
Our new Uluru tours provide you with the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to bask in the glow of Uluru itself as well as explore the quiet beauty of the areas surrounding it. We run a variety of tours for different tastes, so there’s bound to be something for you.

1-Day Uluru Tour from Alice Springs
This bitesized Uluru experience provides the chance to get up close and personal with the stunning rock itself, as well as explore some of the National Park surrounding it. Mixing culture with scenery, you’ll get to hike, learn about indigenous cultures, and gaze, awe-inspired at the views of Kata Tjuta.

3-Day Uluru & Kings Canyon Tour

Explore the region for a little longer on this 3-day trip to Uluru that runs via the heady, panoramic views across Kings Canyon. If the views aren’t enough, there’s always the chance to take a camel ride through the dusty outback to really immerse yourself in the traditional ways of the region.

Uluru Sunrise and Sacred Sites from Ayers Rock
This tour takes in the incredible selection of sacred sites that are dotted around the nearby scenery of Ayers Rock. You’ll get to experience the majestic sunrise from Talinguru Nyakunytjaku and learn about indigenous history.

Kata Tjuta and Uluru Sunset from the Rock
Combine two of the region’s most spectacular sites on this tour that takes in Kata Tjuta and Uluru. You’ll also get to explore the Walpa Gorge on a hike through the magical scenery and experience the feast of colours that shroud Uluru at sunset.

4-Day Ayers Rock and Surrounds Rock to Rock
Spend longer digging into the history, culture, and beauty of the area surrounding Ayers Rock on this extended, in-depth tour. You’ll get a comprehensive insight into the exceptional landscape of the region, taking in many of the major sites, including Kata Tjuta, Kings Canyon, and Uluru itself.

5-Day Darwin to Alice Springs with Uluru Detour
Really get to grips with the spectacular outback with this 5-day tour that takes in the rugged, wild landscape from Darwin to Alice Springs, giving you plenty of time to explore Uluru and its magnificent surroundings. 

Friday, 20 February 2015

Melbourne as a Travel Destination





Melbourne day tours can show you the many reasons why Melbourne is hailed as a travelers dream destination. The cultural capital pulls out all the stops when it comes to delectable sightseeing, fine wine and food, theatre and nightlife and so much more. Whether you are swinging through or hoping to stay awhile, Melbourne tours is sure to knock your socks off.
A Gourmet Capital
Food lovers will delight in the delicious news that when it comes to gourmet dishes, innovative cuisine and fine dining, Melbourne is up there at the top. With Masterchef moving to Melbourne and a whole host of foodie affairs and events you are sure to find your perfect plate in the stunning city.
The Yarra River
Sydney may have the surf but Melbourne has the ebb and the flow of the gorgeous Yarra River meandering gracefully through the city. With Melbourne tours you can take a cruise along the surface soaking up the beautiful sights of the skyline and watching the world pass by.
Shoppers Delight

Melbourne also boasts one of the largest outdoor markets in the whole of the Southern Hemisphere and for those who love to haggle for a bargain you will be swept of your feet. Queen Victoria Market is a kaleidoscope of color and is sure to ignite all your senses. This is the place to find fabulous farmers produce and lots of lovely treats to take back home.
Class and Culture
Melbourne isn’t called the cultural capital for nothing; the whole city is teeming with world class museums, art galleries and chic cafĂ© culture. You can see the koalas at Melbourne Zoo, take your pick of designer entertainment at the Docklands and visit the Melbourne Museum. If theatre is your thing then there is the iconic arts center for soaking up the beauty of ballet and the Australian Centre for Contemporary Art. There is always something new to discover and explore when you take the Melbourne tour.
A Divine Location
For savvy travelers who want to see it all Melbourne can make for the perfect base. Not only will you get to devour the city but you can travel further afield with ease. Close to the hip and happening streets of Melbourne you can find the famous Great Ocean Road, the waddling penguins and wildlife of Philip Island and of course the rolling greens and tangled vineyards of the Yarra Valley.

Check out our Melbourne Day Tours

Sunday, 15 February 2015

Tour of the Week - 2 Day Daintree Rainforest Tour



 With its breath taking pristine jungles, its sunlit filtered canopies, azure ocean and silver strips of sand, you simply cannot take in the whole of the Daintree in a day. The Daintree rainforest is one of the oldest natural Jurassic parks’ left on earth, boasting a spectacular array of flora and fauna and incredible off the beaten track exploration. The 2 day Daintree rainforest tour is perfect for those who want to fall asleep to the chirping of frogs and wake to the sound of wild birds dressed to impress in their exotic plumes.

Unforgettable Memories
Your first day on the 2 day Daintree rainforest tour is sure to fill you with unforgettable memories, not only can you sip tea on the gushing banks of the river but you can watch ancient crocodiles seeking their prey as they wallow in the waters waiting to snap. Drift downstream for an up close and personal look with your own unique Daintree river cruise.

Linger a Little Longer in Paradise
As the sun broils in the blue sky you can enter the cool shade of the majestic Daintree Rainforest. Swathed in emerald greens and sprinkled with wild flowers you can meander along the rainforest boardwalk and duck down beneath the canopies to see the rare delights of exotic species hidden in the undergrowth. The magic of the 2 day rainforest tour means that you can linger a little longer soaking up the sound of pristine waters tumbling over ancient stone and watching blue butterflies flit in the dappled sunlight.

Wake to Jungle Cries
On this incredible 2 day tour you can spend the night in stunning accommodation on the shores of Cape Tribulation. With the exotic calls of the jungle on one side and the shimmering blue ocean on the other, you will be sure that you have found your own piece of paradise. Laze by the pool in blissful beauty or choose something exciting from a range of activities whether it is jungle surfing, horseback riding or even ocean kayaking.

Stand on the Edge of the World
On your second incredible day in the heart of the jungle you can stand at the edge of the world as you swing by the awe inspiring Alexandra range. From dizzying heights you can see the whole of the rainforest laid out beneath your feet, admire the curve of the Daintree River and even see the coastal
hinterlands glinting like gold on the horizon.

The Magic of Mossman Gorge
Afterwards your 2 day Daintree rainforest tour will culminate with a visit to explore the myth and magic of the Mossman gorge, a place where fairytales seem too steep beneath the ancient trees.  This is one of the most rewarding ways to explore the mesmerizing beauty of the Daintree and to sleep, eat and breathe the aura of Mother Nature. 

Find out more about our 2 Day Dantree Rainforest Tour here