Travel over the mountains into the Australian 'bush' and Australia's
sheep country. Canberra is unlike any other capital city and you have to
visit it to understand why. World class attractions, amazing
architecture and futuristic planning all play their part in making
Canberra one of the world's most modern and progressive cities.
With so many things to see and do in Canberra, as well as the Highlights listed, we give you almost 2 hours free time to check out some other world class attractions.
Choose from the following and enjoy the experience!
- National Gallery of Australia - free
- Questacon - The National Science and Technology Centre - $20
- National Museum of Australia - free
- Australian War Memorial
time of reflection as you discover the legends of Gallipolli, the
ANZACs, the sacrifices and losses suffered by Australians in past wars
fought around the world.
- National Parliament House
feel the might and privilege of our Australian democracy as our guide
takes you through this architectural masterpiece costing $1.1 billion.
From the inner halls of power to the rooftop views, you'll be very
- National Museum of Australia
and popular, Australia's most modern museum has won national awards
with it's interactive mix of exhibits and displays highlighting
Australia's diverse history and culture.
- National Embassies
take you to Yarralumla, for a close look at
many national embassies, each one unique and designed to reflect aspects
of the country's culture.
- Mount Ainslie
Take in the impressive 360-degree views over the capital city and surrounding mountain ranges of Canberra.
- Captain Cook Memorial Jet
See the spectacular 145 metre high spire of water soaring above Lake Burley Griffin.
- Wild Kangaroos
We often see wild kangaroos, so we'll be sure to stop for photos!
- Free drink after the tour
an awesome trip it's fun to keep the good times rolling. Our guide will
drop you and your friends at a fun venue that works together
with Colourful Trips. There you'll receive a free drink with no
obligation but to say, "Cheers!"
Note: this offer is only available on the day of the tour and the choice of venue is at our guide's discretion.
- Friendly and helpful driver/tour guide
most of our tours you'll have a driver who is also the guide. With big
groups of more than 40 you'll have a luxury coach with a driver
accompanied by our guide. All our staff have travelled overseas and love
showing the best of Australia. They enjoy meeting new people and making
sure you get the most out of your tour experience.
- Comfortable, modern transport
you won't get are old buses! You'll travel in modern, air-conditioned
vehicles ranging from mini buses through to luxury coaches.
- Informative commentary and world music
You'll hear lots of interesting stuff about Australia and lots of cool music while travelling through the countryside.