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Welcome to Adelaide. After checking in to your accommodation in the heart of the CBD, there are plenty of opportunities to delve into the city’s food, wine, art and shopping, and get to know the laid-back capital.
Overnight: 3 nights Mayfair Hotel
The Barossa may only be an hour by car from Adelaide, but its lush vineyards and gently rolling hillsides feel a world away. Famed for its wines, this historic region is home to more than 80 cellar doors, including one of the oldest in the world. Guided by vignerons, you’ll explore up to four cellar doors and enjoy a sumptuous two-course lunch on this expertly-crafted all day tour. (L)
Today is yours to explore Adelaide and its surrounds at your leisure. The elegant capital’s wine culture is matched with a buzzing food scene – go hunting for its many laneway bars and restaurants, or perhaps explore its cultural side along the beautiful North Terrace.
Adelaide City Tour
$149 per person.
Including Haigh’s Chocolates and Riverside Long Lunch at the InterContinental.
Today it’s time to board the Great Southern. Unwind and familiarise yourself with your cabin as the journey begins, before savouring a long lunch on board with your fellow travellers. Leaving Adelaide behind, you’ll be transported to the striking Grampians, one of the nation’s most stunning wilderness regions. This magical place is home to ancient sandstone mountains and native fauna including wallabies and echidnas.
OVERNIGHT: 2 nights Great Southern (L,D)
After a restful night on board, today you’ll discover why Australia’s capital is more than just politics. While the jewel in Canberra’s crown is undoubtedly Parliament House, this compact city is also home to landmarks such as the National Portrait Gallery, Australian War Memorial and the National Museum, and today there are plenty of opportunities to delve into Canberra’s art, history and culinary culture. (B,L,D)
Feel the sand between your toes as you relax by the coast. Return to the train for more pampering as your rail journey continues to its final destination of Brisbane.
OVERNIGHT: 3 nights Adina Apartment Hotel Brisbane Anzac Square (B,L)
If you’ve never been to Brisbane before, today’s tour is a perfect introduction to the best of the city, or if you have, it will show you a new side of a familiar place. An all day tour designed to highlight the diversity of the burgeoning capital, you’ll cruise the Brisbane River, explore bustling South Bank, take in the sweeping views at Mt Coot-tha Lookout, and a tour of the XXXX Brewery with tastings.
After getting to know the sultry subtropical capital, delve even deeper with a day spent exploring at your leisure.
After checking out of your Brisbane accommodation, your memorable adventure comes to a close.