Essential Brisbane

4 days,

3 nights |

from $1029 per person*


Brisbane, the capital of Queensland, Australia, is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city known for its unique blend of urban attractions and natural beauty. Located on the eastern coast of Australia, along the Brisbane River, this city offers a laid-back yet lively atmosphere that appeals to both tourists and locals. With its warm climate, diverse cultural scene, and a plethora of outdoor activities, Brisbane has something for everyone.

Explore the best of Brisbane and surrounds with this 3-night itinerary, centered around a comfortable stay at the Adina Apartment Hotel Brisbane. Your adventure begins with a warm welcome as you arrive at Brisbane Airport, where private transfers will whisk you to your accommodation. The first full day immerses you in Aussie wildlife and landscapes with the “G’day, Be an Aussie for the Day” tour. Visit Australia Zoo and then relax on Mooloolaba Beach where you can stroll along the white sands before visiting the Mooloolaba Surf Club to taste the famous Mooloolaba Prawns and ice-cold Queensland XXXX Beer.

Venture to Tangalooma Island for a Dolphin & Tangalooma Wrecks Cruise, complete with a chance to see dolphins, sea turtles and dugongs, and snorkeling among sunken ships. Located just 75 minutes from Brisbane, this full-day tour features an eco-cruise, tropical buffet lunch, island beach time and guided snorkel tour at the famous Tangalooma Wrecks.

  • Round-trip private airport/hotel transfers
  • 3-nights Adina Apartment Hotel Brisbane, One Bedroom Apartment
  • G’Day be an Aussie for a Day including Australia Zoo
  • Dolphin and Tangalooma Wrecks Cruise including transfers from Brisbane

All trips include 24-hour emergency travel assistance.

Book by:

March 16, 2024

Valid for travel between:

January 2, 2024 – March 31, 2024

Additional dates, gateway cities and airlines may be available.

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Day 1: Arrive Brisbane

On arrival in Brisbane, you will be met and transferred to your hotel for a three-night stay. The remainder of your day is free to explore at your leisure.

Day 2: Australia Zoo & Mooloolaba

Embark on an exhilarating Australia Zoo Adventure, where you’ll be treated to captivating live wildlife shows that will leave you absolutely thrilled. Don’t miss the incredible Australia Zoo Wildlife Warriors performance, set within the purpose-built Crocoseum, where you’ll have the chance to meet some fantastic new friends, witness gigantic snakes, and of course, marvel at the famous and astounding crocodiles. It’s bound to leave you absolutely delighted!

Next on the agenda, prepare to don some comfy flip-flops and swim trunks as you make your way to the picturesque Mooloolaba Beach, renowned as one of Queensland’s finest. Dive into the refreshing ocean waters, leisurely stroll along the powdery white sands (complete with a complimentary Mooloolaba beach towel), and explore the charming Mooloolaba esplanade. And after all these thrilling adventures, you’ll wind up at the Mooloolaba Surf Club in the afternoon, where you can kick back with a few ice-cold beverages and savor a delicious meal. So, what do you think? If you believe there’s a better way to experience a day as an Aussie, well, we’d have to say you’re dreaming!

Day 3 Tangalooma Wrecks

Depart from Brisbane and head to the Rivergate Marina. Prepare your swimwear and get ready to embark on an unforgettable journey to Moreton Island, a globally acclaimed hotspot for encountering dolphins, dugongs, and turtles. A mere 75-minute voyage from Brisbane, this comprehensive day trip offers an eco-cruise, a delectable tropical buffet lunch, leisurely island beach exploration, and a guided snorkeling expedition at the renowned Tangalooma Wrecks. As you board the Spirit of Migaloo II, you’ll swiftly realize that Moreton Island has a multitude of surprises waiting to be discovered.

Day 4: Depart Brisbane

Today, you will be transferred to Brisbane Airport for your onward flight arrangements.

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Based on departures April 1, 2024 – September 27, 2024 – from $1059/person based on double occupancy

Based on departures September 28, 2024 – January 31, 2025 – from $1169/person based on double occupancy

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*Terms & Conditions: Pricing is per person based on double occupancy. All prices are in US dollars and correct at time of posting for travel during specified travel dates. Single supplements, black-out dates and seasonal supplements may apply. Airfare is not included unless indicated. Prices may differ when you book your travel and are not guaranteed until full payment is received. Airline and hotels frequently change their prices as a result of fare increases and/or fuel surcharges. Prices may increase before full payment for those and other reasons. Package is not combinable with any other offer or discounted vacation package. After full payment, prices are guaranteed except only due to an increase in government-imposed taxes or fees. By paying your deposit, you affirmatively agree to the possibility of such increases. Package is strictly subject to availability, not retroactive and not combinable with any other special or vacation package offer. Minimum night stays or required room types may apply. All prices, itineraries and routings are subject to change without notice. Please call for our current prices. CST#2001136-20

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