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Let us invite you to take the Scenic route through the heart of Australia, discovering the wild majestic beauty and immersive nature of this incredible nation.

Vast desert outback, rocky mountain ranges, winding ocean roads and cosmopolitan cityscapes, take the Scenic route through Australia as the allure of true adventure beckons, where natural wonder, ancient cultures and indigenous wildlife are yours to coexist amongst. Australia is a country with many distinct faces waiting to be explored, from the world-famous Bondi Beach to the Great Barrier Reef.

At Scenic, we carefully handpick each and every unforgettable experience to ensure that our innovative itineraries continue to set the standard for 5-star luxury touring.
 

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With years of experience creating luxury, handcrafted escorted tours, there is simply no better choice for luxury inclusive experiences in Australia.
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5-star Luxury Inclusions 

With Scenic, the perks and privileges come included. Enjoy a full range of luxurious benefits that will enhance your experience throughout your journey.
  • Scenic Enrich
    Designed to feature the most compelling experiences, these once-in-a-lifetime opportunities promise to become unforgettable highlights of your trip.
  • Scenic Freechoice
    We offer a range of award-winning activities and dining options, allowing you to choose your preferred excursions to suit your taste. All at no extra cost.
  • Scenic Sundowners
    Exclusive cocktail receptions hosted at some of Australia's most majestic locations, where you can toast the day’s end and the beauty of the location you're in.
  • Stopovers
    Before you arrive at your destination, why not enjoy a stopover in one of our many exciting destinations, adding another dimension to your adventure of a lifetime.
  • Travel Tailored to You
    We've thought about the details so you don't have to. With return flights from the UK, first-class transport and local guides, tips and gratuities all included.
  • World-Class Hotels
    Each luxurious hotel has been hand-selected by our experts for their character and location, and to ensure every night is one of complete opulence.

Extraordinary Experiences

We have carefully curated a series of unique and exclusive experiences that will make your time in Australia truly unforgettable.
Our Scenic Enrich experiences are all-inclusive and exclusive, having been carefully curated to take you behind the scenes for encounters that are simply inaccessible to the ordinary traveller, while still being included in the price you pay. Our Scenic Freechoice daily excursions will enable you to uncover the secrets that Australia harbours with the help of our expert guides, where you are free to explore areas of natural wonder and indulge in authentic Australian cuisine on board a historically restored tramcar.

Here is a small selection of the Scenic Enrich and Scenic Freechoice activities that we feature in Australia:
 

Scenic Enrich

  • Get up-close-and-personal with the awe-inspiring Great Barrier Reef by taking a short helicopter ride over one of the seven wonders of the natural world.
  • Dine in the light of a thousand bulbs as you indulge in authentic Australian cuisine and complimentary drinks, with the majestic Uluru silhouetted in the background.
  • Board a 4WD and allow one of our local guides to take you straight to the heart of Flinders Range National Park, where you can see the natural mountainous amphitheatre that is Wilpena Pound.
  • Discover the beloved marsupial on a laid-back walk through Alice Springs Kangaroo Sanctuary, as they wake from their slumber, and learn more about the significant role that this sanctuary plays.
  • Indulge in delicious gourmet cheese, honey and wine during your time on Kangaroo Island with a local epicurean guide and learn how these products made it famous.

Scenic Freechoice

  • Take to the skies and trails to explore the outback, floating high above the Atherton Tablelands on a hot air balloon flight and exploring the bush on a Harley DavidsonTM tour with an experienced guide.
  • Enjoy the native animals of Australia as you head to Phillip Island to see the Penguin Parade. Touring the island enables you to get as close and personal as possible, while being surrounded by spectacular coastal scenery.
  • Take a guided tour of Uluru as the sun rises, driving around this majestic icon to see it from every angle before settling down for breakfast overlooking this living cultural landscape.
  • Explore the delights of Melbourne’s Yara Valley wine region on a wine tasting tour.
  • Journey through the rainforest on board the Kuranda Scenic Railway, giving you the perfect opportunity to witness this majestic World Heritage-listed site. Glide over the canopy as you return.
     

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World Class Hotels & Special Stays

In Australia, you can look forward to accommodation that warmly welcomes you, delivers a relaxing experience and is right in the heart of your destination.
At Scenic, we have handpicked all of the accommodation we feature to ensure that our guests experience the best hotels in the best locations. From grand city centre properties to the idyllic beach hideaways that this country is famous for, there’s nothing quite like checking into a spectacular hotel and knowing that it has been specially chosen for you.

You will stay in remarkable properties that have been picked because they offer a unique experience that balances luxury, location and first-class facilities. We can safely say there’s nothing ordinary about any of these properties. What’s more, all of our Special Stays are included in the price of your itinerary.
 
  • Sails in the Desert, Ayers Rock
    In the heart of Australia’s Red Centre, Sails in the Desert beautifully contrasts with Uluru’s natural raw beauty to offer a luxurious experience in the outback.
  • Stamford Plaza, Brisbane
    Along the picturesque banks of the Brisbane River, this luxurious high-rise hotel boasts a heated outdoor pool, a luxurious spa and a series of beautiful vantage points.
  • Freycinet Lodge, Freycinet National Park
    Nestled alongside the serene natural coastline, Freycinet Lodge can be found perfectly combining luxury accommodation and the superb natural settings around it.
  • Hotel Grand Chancellor, Hobart
    With views overlooking the waterfront and iconic mountain ranges visible out of the windows, Hotel Grand Chancellor features the ultimate in accommodation.
  • Peppers Cradle Mountain Lodge
    Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park is one of Australia’s most iconic wilderness experiences; this postcard-worthy lodge effortlessly reflects the beauty that surrounds it.
  • Stamford Grand Hotel, Glenelg
    Situated right on the beachfront, Stamford Grand Hotel offers a perfect central location without the constant buzz of the city, with all of the amenities you would expect from this renowned hotel group.
  • Duxton Hotel, Perth
    Located right in the heart of Perth, the 5-star Duxton Hotel is just a short stroll away from the city’s major shopping, entertainment and restaurant centres.
  • Thala Beach Nature Reserve, Thala Beach
    Nestled between the rainforest and the ocean, Thala Beach Nature Reserve promises an eco-friendly stay in luxurious wooden bungalows.
  • Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel
    Set in the heart of cosmopolitan Sydney, the Sydney Harbour Marriott Hotel is only a few minutes away from famous landmarks like the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge.

Stopovers

Before you arrive in Australia, why not enjoy a stopover in one of many exciting destinations, adding another dimension to your adventure of a lifetime.
Break up your long-haul flight, and enhance your journey by including a two-night stopover from only £180 per person. Stay in great, centrally located hotels, allowing you the luxury of free time to explore the destination of your choice. Choose from one of eight exciting destinations. From Dubai beach breaks to Hong Kong city jaunts, you’ll find plenty to choose from.
  • The Outpost, Sentosa Island
    • Breakfast • Return airport transfers • Scenic Freechoice available 2-night stay from £390pp / 3-night stay from £555pp
  • Park Royal, Singapore
    • Breakfast • Return airport transfers • Scenic Freechoice available 2-night stay from £425pp / 3-night stay from £575pp
  • Fairmont, Singapore
    • Breakfast • Return airport transfers 2-night stay from £330pp / 3-night stay from £465pp
  • Swissôtel The Stamford, Singapore
    • Breakfast • Return airport transfers 2-night stay from £310pp / 3-night stay from £440pp
  • Sofitel Jumeirah Beach, Dubai
    • Breakfast • Return airport transfers 2-night stay from £515pp / 3-night stay from £780pp
  • Hotel Sofitel Dubai Downtown
    • Classic room with breakfast • Return airport transfers 2-night stay from £555pp / 3-night stay from £840pp
  • Sheraton, Abu Dhabi
    • Breakfast • Return airport transfers • Scenic Freechoice available 2-night stay from £590pp / 3-night stay from £900pp
  • Banyan Tree, Bangkok
    • Classic room with breakfast • Return airport transfers 2-night stay from £250pp / 3-night stay from £350pp
  • Siam Kempinski, Bangkok
    • Classic room with breakfast • Return airport transfers 2-night stay from £440pp / 3-night stay from £610pp
  • Sofitel Sukhumvit, Bangkok
    • Superior room with breakfast • Return airport transfers 2-night stay from £220pp / 3-night stay from £305pp
  • The Westin Grande Sukhumvit, Bangkok
    • Breakfast • Return airport transfers 2-night stay from £195pp / 3-night stay from £250pp
  • Mövenpick Siam Hotel, North Pattaya
    • Breakfast • Return airport transfers 2-night stay from £180pp / 3-night stay from £245pp
  • Centara Grand Beach Resort & Villa, Hua Hin
    • Breakfast • Return airport transfers 2-night stay from £230pp / 3-night stay from £320pp
  • Cordis at Langham Place, Hong Kong
    • Breakfast • Return airport transfers 2-night stay from £390pp / 3-night stay from £540pp
  • The Langham, Hong Kong
    • Breakfast • Return airport transfers 2-night stay from £450pp / 3-night stay from £640pp
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Travel tailored to you

When you travel with Scenic you can be confident that we’ll go further to ensure that every aspect of your journey has been carefully considered. It’s about going a degree beyond to ensure that your trip is a truly carefree experience.

Airlines you can count on
Flexibility is key when it comes to travel arrangements, which is why we offer a choice of flights through a range of established airlines. We only use the best airlines to ensure your long-haul journey is stress-free. Departing from a number of UK airports, we aim to provide a seamless journey that is one of complete luxury and comfort.

The personal touch
We will personally greet you at the airport and arrange your transport to your hotel when you land in Australia. And, at the end of your journey with us, we will transfer you to the airport and make sure that your return journey is just as luxurious as your arrival.

Travel in style
During your time down under, your transport will be in First Class or luxury standard. This includes special luxury coaches. Likewise, no effort has been spared to ensure that the best touring options are available to you as you travel through Australia.

Local knowledge
We use knowledgeable local guides, experts and Scenic tour directors across all of our escorted tours because we truly believe that nobody knows an area as well as someone who calls it home. Make the most out of the knowledge that these people harbour as they introduce you to each spectacular destination and experience, allowing you to immerse yourself in the cultures that surround you.

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Terms and conditions: Terms and conditions: †£299 Business Class Flight Upgrade is limited and is valid one way only on our 2019/20 Australia & New Zealand itineraries. Offer is available on qualifying flights and upgrades are subject to availability. Supplements may apply if travelling on non-specified routes and from regional departure points. Upgrades are non-transferable and no cash or credit alternative will be offered. ¥Free 2-night stopover depends on airline availability and routing, and applies to selected hotels in Bangkok and Pattaya. A small supplement will apply to other destinations, please call for more details. Offers are applicable until 30 November 2019.