The world’s largest island, the smallest continent, and home to one of the oldest cultures on the planet, Australia is alluring, enchanting, and intriguing. Surrounded by both the Pacific and Indian Oceans, this country comprises the vast Australian continent, the island of Tasmania, and several smaller isles like Rottnest and the Whitsundays. And what better way to see all these incredible regions than on an Australia tour with us.

Fondly known as the ‘Land Down Under’, Australia has a wealth of beautiful and diverse landscapes, sprawling national parks, ancient sites, modern cities, world-class winelands, and diverse culinary scene. One of the miracles of nature, the Great Barrier Reef spans the east coast of Australia and offers unrivaled snorkeling and scuba diving experiences in warm, clear waters that teem with marine life.

Delve into the rich, ancient history of the land at the Kakadu National Park, where you can walk in the footsteps of the first people on Earth. Take in the iconic sights and sounds of Sydney, and explore the fashionable, café-lined neighborhoods of Melbourne on a bike. Admire the red-hued Uluru and swim with whale sharks in the gin-clear waters off Western Australia’s Ningaloo Reef. Travel around the breathtakingly beautiful wine regions of Adelaide, the Barossa Valley, and Margaret River and experience some of the best wines in the world. Whether you are looking for exhilarating adventures, history and culture, globally inspired cuisine, or laid-back holiday experience, Australia has it all.

Cannot decide where to go in Australia? If so, then we recommend that you choose one region and explore the most popular spots. To find out how many days to spend in Australia, click the highlighted link. You can also use our comprehensive guide to find out how to plan a trip to Australia without missing anything.

Top Destinations in Australia

Discover the highlights of Australia.

Discover the Charm of Broome

Discover the Charm of Broome

Located in the vast wilderness of Western Australia’s Kimberley region, Broome is a beach resort town with a laid-back vibe. Take a relaxing camel ride along Cable Beach at sunset, meet rare snubfin dolphins on a boat cruise, and marvel at the red pindan soils set against the striking turquoise ocean at Gantheaume Point’s red cliffs. View Tours

Explore the Vibrant City of Sydney

Explore the Vibrant City of Sydney

One of the most energetic cities in the world, Sydney is home to a thriving cultural scene. Meander along the Skywalk for spectacular 360-degree views of the city and suburbs and enjoy a harbor cruise in the Circular Quay port. Shop until you drop at the beautiful Queen Victoria Building and have a refreshing swim at Bondi Beach. View Tours

Go for a Coastal Getaway in Cairns

Go for a Coastal Getaway in Cairns

The vibrant coastal city of Cairns is the gateway to The Great Barrier Reef. It has over 3,000 individual reef systems, colorful coral cays, postcard-perfect tropical islands, and footprint-free golden beaches. Tours to Cairns are great for adventure seekers. Try water sports at the coral reefs or zip-lining and canopy walks at Daintree Rainforest. View Tours

What to do in Australia

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When to visit Australia

Read the below travel guides to find the best time to visit Australia.

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At a Glance/Quick Facts

Quick facts about Australia.


The capital city of Australia is Canberra. Renowned for its cosmopolitan atmosphere and edgy atmosphere, Canberra is in the Australian Capital Territory.


Australia spans 7,617,930 square kilometers (2,941,300 sq miles) and is the sixth largest country in the world. It is also the largest country by area in Oceania, and the oldest, flattest, and driest inhabited continent.


The country code of Australia is +61. To call Australia, simply dial your exit country code, the Australian country code, and the area code you wish to connect to followed by the phone number.


The currency used in Australia is the Australian Dollar (AUD).


The main airport in Australia is the Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport (IATA: SYD). The airport is located eight kilometers south of the Sydney central business district, in the suburb of Mascot.


Visitors need a valid passport, a valid visa, and a completed and signed Incoming Passenger Card to enter Australia.


The official language in Australia is English.


The emergency number in Australia is 000. This number connects you to the police, ambulance, and fire services.


Australia has some of the world’s most spectacular landscapes from the Outback to the Great Barrier Reef. It is also one of the world’s most highly urbanized countries with major cities like Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, and Brisbane.

How long to stay in Australia

Read about the ideal duration to stay in Australia.

FAQs for Australia

Read the most frequently asked questions & answer about traveling to Australia below.

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Sustainable Travel — How to travel through Australia responsibly

In line with Bookmundi’s vision, we wish to provide our travelers with a sustainable travel experience in Australia. As part of this effort, we carbon-offset any Australia tour that you purchase through us. Read more details about Bookmundi's carbon offsetting efforts.

Here’s what you can do to travel to Australia more responsibly:

  • Carbon-offset your transport to Australia via Qantas. The moment your tour starts in Australia, and if you have purchased your tour through Bookmundi, we will carbon-offset your tour from its starting point to its ending point.
  • The Australian Conservation Foundation is Australia's national environmental organization and focuses on helping the natural world thrive. 
  • Sustainable Living Foundation aims to adopt ways of living to sustain community life, as well as social and ecological sustainability.
  • Bush Heritage Australia partners with Aboriginal people to conserve Australia’s landscapes and irreplaceable native species. 

Australia travel tips and insight

  • Australia is one of the safest countries in the world. While you will not need to worry about crime, be aware of the wildlife. Australia is notorious for its dangerous fauna such as deadly jellyfish, sharks, venomous spiders and snakes.
  • Australia has extremely high levels of UV rays and the sun is very harsh so make sure to slather yourself in sunscreen, always wear a hat, and avoid being out in the sun for too long.
  • Tipping is not a customary practice in Australia and you are not expected to tip.

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