Last Updated: 12th May 2012

sydney opera house

Capital: Canberra

Currency: Australian Dollar

Language: English

Visas: Travel Visa Information

Australia – not just a country, but an entire continent unto itself.

The ‘Land Down Under’ is most famous for being home to the Sydney Opera House, The Great Barrier Reef and Uluru in the country’s ‘Outback’. Two of Australia’s most significant geographical regions are the East Coast and the Northern Territory and Contiki’s Tours in Australia take you to the best these places have to offer.

Sights and Attractions

The Sydney Opera House, the Outback and Great Barrier Reef are just a taste of the unique sights and attractions that Australia has to offer

Australian Tour Advice

From what to pack to spending money, and what shoes – Our Australian Tour and Travel Advice has got it covered!

Before you Go

More information about your Contiki Travel Documents and everything else you need to know before you go on tour.

Getting Places

Want to know how to get from Sydney Airport to Contiki’s hotel in Central Sydney? Find out more about Getting Places in Australia

Arrival and Departure Times

Want to know what time your tour starts and finishes and how early your mornings will be? Find out here.


Check out some Australian shopping tips

Optional Excursions

You’ll be amazed at how much free time you have on tour and Contiki’s Optional Excursions help you make the most of your free time on tour.


Check out what tours Contiki offers in Australia!


From island eco lodges to outback ranches, beach resorts and more – check out where you stay in Australia.

Also find more information about accommodation in Australia here.



Visas? Money? Where to go? Chat to us about travel.