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AU/SYD/FARMCBR | 5 Night(s) Package

5 Nights Sydney to Canberra and Snowy Mountains (Nature, Farmstay & Capital Cities)


Stopover: Lake Crackenback Resort (Thredbo Valley), Canberra, Farmstay and Sydney City

Inclusion


~ 6 Days Hertz Car Rental with Max Excess coverage - FCAR (Toyota Camry or similar) / FVAR (Kia Carnivale or similar for 4A) *Airport Pickup
~ 5 nights accommodation as below:-
* 1N Rydges Sydney Central, Superior Room (Room only).
* 2N Novotel Lake Crackenback Resort and Spa, 1 Bedroom Apartment including daily breakfast (2 Bedroom Apartment for 4A,2A2C)
* 1N Novotel Canberra in a Standard Room 2 Doubles (Room only)
* 1N Farmstay in Bowral area including all 3 meals and farm activities with farm host family such as tour of the farm, feeding animals, collecting fresh eggs, seeing wild kangaroos/wildlife, star gazing, etc.
~ Merlin Entertainments - 2 Attractions Pass (One entry into 2 (Two) of Sydney's best attractions - WILDLIFE Sydney Zoo, SEALIFE Sydney Aquarium, The Sydney Tower Eye or Madame Tussauds) - Valid for 30 days from first entry.
~ Option to extend stay (Based on Canberra).

Suggested Itinerary

DAY 1: SYDNEY
On arrival, collect your rental car from the Hertz counter and proceed to drive to the hotel for check in. Rest of the day, free at leisure.

Included in your package a Group 2 Merlin Entertainment Pass which allow you to visit 2 (Two) of Sydney's best attractions - WILDLIFE Sydney Zoo, SEALIFE Sydney Aquarium, The Sydney Tower Eye or Madame Tussauds) - Valid for 30 days from first entry. Please make own way to your choice attractions to exchange your voucher.

Overnight at Sydney

NOTE: Do note that all hotels in Sydney charge for car parking and this is NOT included in the package. Parking fees is payable direct.

DAY 2: SYDNEY - BOWRAL FARMSTAY (LUNCH, DINNER)
Estimated distance: 105km / 1 hours 20 minutes

Start your journey after breakfast. On arrival at the farm, meet your farm host and discuss about the activities of the day over lunch. You will be doing farm acitivities with the farm host such as a tour of the farm, feeding animals, collecting fresh eggs, seeling wild kangaroos/wildlife, star gazing etc..

Overnight at choice of farmstay.

DAY 3: BOWRAL FARMSTAY - CANBERRA (BREAKFAST)
Estimated distance: 170km / 2 hours

Check out after breakfast. Move on to Canberra.

Canberra is the home of the Australian story, where our national attractions hold and share the essence of Australia. Beyond the striking 'house on the hill' you'll find experiences showcasing Australia's history, culture and lifestyle. Discover hidden gems and an array of unexpected delights.

Discover National Museum of Australia where our stories live. It is the place to get to know the real, the treasured, the surprising and the inspirational objects from Australian history. See the nation's most popular and important objects - from Phar Lap's heart and the Holden Prototype No.1 to bark paintings and ochre used by Aboriginal artists over 50,000 years ago in the Gallery of First Australians. There are hands on experiences for the young and young at heart: create a 3D space age city in Kspace, play a wobble board made famous by Rolf Harris or record your own story and join the conversation about Australia's past, present and future. (Free general admission)

The central basin of picturesque Lake Burley Griffin is a hub of activity, especially in the warmer months. Get active with rowing, sailing, kayaking, canoeing and paddle-boating. Explore Canberra's major landmarks from land or water and marvel at the Captain Cook Memorial Jet, which shoots water up to 140 metres in the air. The newest way to get around the lake is by segway, on Seg Glide Ride's segway guided tours. You can hire paddleboats, kayaks, surf skis and canoes from Lake Burley Griffin Boat Hire or Row 'n' Ride. Hop on a Canberra Lake Cruise, departing a daily at regular intervals, and take in some major attractions and beautiful parks. (Hire fee applies)

Marvel at the 81-metre flagpole with an Australian flag bigger than a doubledecker bus at Parliament House, one of the world's most architecturally acclaimed buildings. Enjoy panoramic views of Canberra from the roof, stroll through the beautifully landscaped gardens and enjoy the renowned collection of Australian contemporary art. The grass lawns above Parliament House were deliberately designed to allow people to walk on top of the parliament. Take a free guided tour, held regularly throughout the day. (Free general admission)

Canberra Glassworks is Australia's only cultural centre wholly dedicated to contemporary glass art which welcomes visitors Wednesday through Sunday. The Glassworks are housed in the old Kingston Powerhouse. Meet artists, see glassmaking as it happens on the hot shop floor, view exhibitions or take a tour. Get up close and personal with glass with 'Off the Street' programs, try out a 20 minute session and make your own glass creation. (Free general admission)

Visit Australian War Memorial, one of the world's great museums with your family and friends for a moving and unforgettable experience. Discover the diverse Australian experiences of war and reflect on their enduring impact. See some of the world's most significant military relics, such as the Lancaster bomber G for George, and experience Over the front: The Great War in the air, a film by renowned director Peter Jackson. Place a poppy on the Roll of Honour to remember the ultimate sacrifice made by Australian servicemen and women. There is no place like the Australian War Memorial. (Free general admission)

Overnight at Canberra.

DAY 4: CANBERRA - LAKE CRACKENBACK
Estimated distance: 200km / 2 hours 30 minutes
Altitude: 1132m

After breakfast, check out and drive onto the highway B23 towards Centennial Park where you will turn off onto Kosciuszko Road where the snowy mountains are located. On arrival, check in (Standard check in time: 2pm) and rest for the day. Lake Crackenback Resort & Spa can be enjoyed just reading a book or relaxing by the lake taking in the magical views of the surrounding mountains, however the resort boasts many activities and is the perfect base for mountain adventures! Activate at Lake Crackenback allows you to immerse themselves in the beautiful surrounds of the Kosciuszko National Park whilst undertaking in the excitement of an exhilarating mountain bike tour or day walk, fly fishing or kayak lessons all complete with a local expert instructor or guide. (own expenses)

Overnight at Lake Crackenback Resort and Spa.

DAY 5: LAKE CRACKENBACK RESORT

A full day at leisure at the hotel OR take a train up to the snow field for some snow play / ski. See below a large range of complimentary activities offered. *mountain bikes not included in free activities.

~ 9 hole par 3 golf course
~ Heated indoor swimming pool
~ Fitness centre & sauna
~ Archery
~ Over 25kms of mountain biking, bushwalking and trail running trails
~ Trout fishing in Lake Crackenback
~ 2.4km Fitness Track
~ Low ropes course
~ Trampolines
~ Caroline Buchanan Pump & Flow Mountain Bike Track
~ Tennis courts

Overnight at Lake Crackenback Resort and Spa.

DAY 6: LAKE CRACKENBACK - CANBERRA
Estimated distance: 198km / 2 hours 30 minutes

After lunch, head back to Canberra. If time permit (arrive Canberra before 3PM), you might want to drop by Cockington Green Gardens - located in Canberra’s Gold Creek Village. Featuring houses and monuments from more than 30 different countries, from Scotland’s Braemer Castle to Peru’s Machu Picchu, you’ll be captivated by this enchanting world of tiny people and tiny structures. The obvious attention to detail in the constructions and surrounding gardens is remarkable, and the miniature steam train ride is fun for everyone.

After dinner (own arrangement), proceed to the airport to drop off your car rental and check in for your flight departing tonight.

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
*** CAR RENTAL EXTENSION RATES IN THB PER DAY ***
Valid for car pickup from AIRPORT with Zero Excess (Max Coverage)
CAR MODEL (GUIDE ONLY)DAILY RATES FOR RENTAL FOR 4-6 DAYS DAILY RATES FOR RENTAL FOR 7+ DAYS
Group G - Nissan Qashqai or similar22002100
Group D - Toyota Camry Sedan or similar23002100
Group T - Kia Carnivale or similar27002600


Important Notes


~ Valid for travel to be completed by 31 Oct 19.
~ Airfare is NOT included in this package.
~ Confirmation is subject to room and seats availability.
~ A valid driving license is required to drive in Australia, check for more details. Drivers must be above 21 years with 1 year driving experience else additional charge will applies.
~ Strict cancellation policy apply once booking is confirmed.
~ Price for child is valid when sharing with 2 adults with bedding.
~ Payment may be made in Thai Baht by cash and credit card.
~ Due to fluctuation on currency exchange, prices are subject to change without prior notice.


Surcharges (Airlines / Hotels)


Above prices quoted exclude the following surcharges which will be collected upon confirmation of package:

~ Hotel's high season surcharge applies as below:-

RYDGES SYDNEY CENTRAL
* High season surcharge: 10Aug'19 @ THB1800 per room per night.
* High season surcharge: 01Oct-14Dec'19 @ THB1200 per room per night.

NOVOTEL CANBERRA
* Weekday's surcharge (Monday-Thursday): 01Apr-31Aug, 13Dec'19-31Jan'20 @ THB1700 per room per night.
* Weekday's surcharge (Monday-Thursday): 01Sep-26Sep, 29Sep-12Dec'19 * 01Feb-31Mar'20 @ THB2200 per room per night.
* Weekend's surcharge (Friday-Sunday): 29Sep-12Dec'19 & 01Feb-31Mar'20 @ THB1200 per room per night.
* High season surcharge: 02Apr @ THB8900 per room per night.
* High season surcharge: 27Sep-28Sep, 09Nov'19 & 03Jan-04Jan'20 @ THB3800 per room per night.

NOVOTE LAKE CRACKENBACK
* Prices are based on low season stay from 01Apr - 31May best available fare. Weekends (Friday - Sunday) and high season surcharge (from 01Jun) will applies. The surcharge will be calculated base on best available price at time of booking thus will be advised at time of booking confirmation.

~ Do note that car parking facilities might be chargable in some hotels, these charges are NOT included in the package (Payable direct).

TRAVEL START DATE


Choose your hotel room
Room Type
Hotel Rating
Adult
Child

Passenger(s) Bedding and Room(s)

Remarks


Above prices quoted exclude the following surcharges which will be collected upon confirmation of package:

~ Hotel's high season surcharge applies as below:-

RYDGES SYDNEY CENTRAL
* High season surcharge: 10Aug'19 @ THB1800 per room per night.
* High season surcharge: 01Oct-14Dec'19 @ THB1200 per room per night.

NOVOTEL CANBERRA
* Weekday's surcharge (Monday-Thursday): 01Apr-31Aug, 13Dec'19-31Jan'20 @ THB1700 per room per night.
* Weekday's surcharge (Monday-Thursday): 01Sep-26Sep, 29Sep-12Dec'19 * 01Feb-31Mar'20 @ THB2200 per room per night.
* Weekend's surcharge (Friday-Sunday): 29Sep-12Dec'19 & 01Feb-31Mar'20 @ THB1200 per room per night.
* High season surcharge: 02Apr @ THB8900 per room per night.
* High season surcharge: 27Sep-28Sep, 09Nov'19 & 03Jan-04Jan'20 @ THB3800 per room per night.

NOVOTE LAKE CRACKENBACK
* Prices are based on low season stay from 01Apr - 31May best available fare. Weekends (Friday - Sunday) and high season surcharge (from 01Jun) will applies. The surcharge will be calculated base on best available price at time of booking thus will be advised at time of booking confirmation.

~ Do note that car parking facilities might be chargable in some hotels, these charges are NOT included in the package (Payable direct).

Room Type 5 Nights Sydney to Canberra and Snowy Mountains (Nature, Farmstay & Capital Cities)
Adult (A) Child (C)
1A 2A 3A 4A 1A1C 2A1C 2A2C
2019-04-01 ~ 2019-10-31
As per itinerary 46500 25300 21600 20400 31200 11500 13200
Price per person in THB

Additional Information / Supplement

(Subject to change without prior notice)
*** CAR RENTAL EXTENSION RATES IN THB PER DAY ***
Valid for car pickup from AIRPORT with Zero Excess (Max Coverage)