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Southern Capitals - City Meets Bush

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  • No booking fees
  • COVID-19protected
  • City sightseeing
  • Nature and bush walks
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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 5 days
  • tour type Group
  • max group size 48
  • Footprint carbonneutralCO2 emissions resulting from all trips on Bookmundi will be offset via investments in carbon reduction projects.
  • Starts Sydney and NSW, Australia
  • Ends Melbourne, Australia
HIGHLIGHTS Download trip notes
  • Meet a local grazier at Gold Creek Station
  • Hear stories of the Gold Rush era from a passionate local pub owner in Beechworth
  • Learn about Australian Parliament from a local guid
The tour "Southern Capitals - City Meets Bush" starts from Sydney and NSW and ends in Melbourne. It is a city sightseeing tour that takes 5 days taking you through Beechworth, Melbourne and Sydney and NSW in Australia. "Southern Capitals - City Meets Bush" is a guided group tour that includes accommodation in hotels, transport and others.

While both cities are set just 900 kilometres apart, you'll find attractions abound between them on this Sydney to Melbourne tour. The Southern Highlands offers a taste of cool-climate wines soon after departing Sydney, with time to peruse Berrima, Australia's best-preserved Georgian city. Canberra delivers more history and indulgences, while Melbourne dials up pop culture in its graffiti-coloured lanes. You're traversing Ned Kelley country – Australia in a snapshot.
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  • Day 1: Sydney Canberra
  • Day 2: Canberra Wangaratta
  • Day 3: Wangaratta Melbourne
  • Day 4: Melbourne Free Time
  • Day 5: Farewell from Melbourne
  • Centrally located premium hotels
  • Arrival and departure private airport transfers
  • Specialist team of two highly experienced Travel Director and Driver Guide
  • Local Specialists (Guides)
  • 4 included attractions/experiences
  • Any international flights to Sydney and NSW and from Melbourne are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Southern Capitals - City Meets Bush tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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No additional cancellation fees apply for this Southern Capitals - City Meets Bush tour. You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 59 days of departure.


For any tour departures within 22 July 2022, full payment is required. For tours that depart later than 22 July 2022, a deposit of 150 USD is required to confirm the tour, and the remaining balance will be charged 59 days before trip departure.

Travel Insurance

Southern Capitals - City Meets Bush tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.


For this Southern Capitals - City Meets Bush tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are traveling to, as part of this itinerary.

COVID-19 Safety Measures

This trip incorporates the following COVID-19 measures:

  • This tour has received the World Travel and Tourism Council’s Safe Travels stamp, which provides travellers with assurance that COVID-19 health and hygiene global standardised protocols have been adopted.
  • Rigorous hygiene safety measures will be followed in transportation, accommodation and meal venues.
  • This tour requires you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before your departure day. Children below 16 who are unable to be vaccinated, will need to provide proof of a verifiable negative test result for COVID-19 taken within 72 hours of this trip departure.
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