• Change
MENU
CALL US
020·7962·9933
tour image

Great Sunshine Way & Beyond

14 days fr £767pp

Cairns • Cape Tribulation • Mission Beach • Airlie Beach • Agnes Waters • Fraser Island • Noosa • Brisbane • Mossman • Port Douglas

Save 10% plus Boutique hotels · 13 nights fr £1,975 pp (Including flights)

Drive from the surf beaches, staying in boutique hotels along the way on this exciting tour of Queenland's coastal highlights. Visit the vibrant capital of Brisbane, soak up sunny sophistication on Noosa's Hastings Street and meet koalas in the coastal rainforests. Watch whales from Hervey Bay, explore the sandy attractions of Fraser island walking along endless beaches and dive from the southernmost coral isles of the Great Barrier Reef.

Save 10%

13 nights from £1,975pp (incl flights)
Valid 04/02/2022 - 31/03/2022
020·7962·9933
Instant answers. Live in Five seconds
TOUR DETAILS
Accommodation:
  • Standard fr £767pp
  • Superior fr £947pp
  • Boutique fr £1,131pp
Validity (selected dates between):
  • 01/04/2021 - 31/03/2022
Also included:
  • 13 nights accomodation
  • Day 1 Dreamtime Gorge Walk
  • Return ferry transfers to Fraser Island
  • Breakfast at Castaways- Mission Beach
  • Half Board @ Henderson Farm Park
Not included:
  • International Flights (unless otherwise stated)
  • Meals not mentioned & drinks
  • Car hire
Overview
This 14-day self-drive tour is a great way to explore Queensland's cities and reefs at your own pace. Starting off in Cairns, you'll take in glorious beaches, lush rainforests and sugarcane plantations and Fraser Island, renowned for its beauty, before arriving in Brisbane.
Day 1
Cairns to Cape Tribulation or Mossman
You'll start your road trip by travelling north along the Captain Cook Highway towards Cape Tribulation, stopping for lunch at the picturesque town of Palm Cove, then continuing to catch the vehicle ferry across the Daintree River. In Mossman, you'll join the Dreamtime Gorge Walk, a hiking tour through the Curtain Figs, and hear stories from the Dreamtime.
tour image
Day 2
Cape Tribulation or Mossman to Port Douglas
Today you'll head back to the beautiful tropical town of Port Douglas, where you'll have time to relax and enjoy a cold drink by the pool or at one of the local bars.
tour image
Day 3
Port Douglas
You have the whole day at leisure today in Port Douglas. You might like to take a cruise to the Great Barrier Reef, or stay in town to explore and pick up some souvenirs.
tour image
Day 4
Port Douglas to Mission Beach
You'll leave Port Douglas this morning, heading south along the Bruce Highway. You'll pass though the sugarcane farming town of Innisfail, and may like to stop at Paronella Park for morning tea. You can also explore the romantic 1930s Spanish Castle and its beautiful gardens, before continuing to Mission Beach, where the rainforest meets the sea. Take a stroll along the golden sands and cool off with a swim before watching the sunset with a cocktail or two.
tour image
Day 5
Mission Beach
You're at leisure today to relax on the beach, visit the markets, or take a drive out to Paronella Park, a beautiful semi-ruined Spanish Castle nestled in five hectares of lush gardens, next to a waterfall.
tour image
Day 6
Mission Beach to Townsville
Today you'll continue following the picturesque Queensland coastline, through the towns of Ingham, known as "little Italy", and Cardwell, to Townsville, a modern city and the administrative capital of North Queensland. While you're here, don't miss the chance to visit the Great Barrier Reef Wonderland, home to the world’s largest living coral reef aquarium. This evening, join the locals in a walk along the waterfront esplanade known as The Strand.
tour image
Day 7
Townsville to Airlie Beach
This morning you'll continue south from Townsville along the Bruce Highway, passing through the twin towns of Ayr and Home Hill. You'll take a detour through Bowen, before arriving in Airlie Beach and Shute Harbour. Airlie Beach is one of Australia’s favourite holiday destinations and gateway to the 74 islands of the Whitsundays.
tour image
Day 8
Airlie Beach
You're at leisure today, and may like to take a sailing trip and spend the day on one of the many spectacular Whitsunday Islands.
tour image
Day 9
Airlie Beach to Capricorn Caves
Travel along the Bruce Highway through Rockhampton; which marks the exact line of the Tropic of Capricorn. Lush green cane fields line the roads as you arrive into the quaint Agnes Waters town of 1770 (Seventeen Seventy). Take a walk along the serene 7kms of beach and enjoy one of the 267 days of sunshine
tour image
Day 10
Capricorn Caves to Agnes Waters
Today you'll travel along the Bruce Highway through Rockhampton, which marks the exact line of the Tropic of Capricorn. Enjoy the picturesque scenes of lush cane fields as you arrive in the quaint Agnes Waters town of 1770, where you can relax and take a stroll along the beach.
tour image
Day 11
Agnes Waters to Fraser Island
Today you'll travel along the Isis Highway to River Heads, the departure point for Fraser Island, via the historic town of Bundaberg, home of Bundaberg Rum. From River Heads you will board the Kingfisher Bay Catamaran for stunning Fraser Island.
tour image
Day 12
Fraser Island
World Heritage-listed Fraser Island is the largest sand island in the world, and today you have the whole day at leisure to explore. If you're travelling between August and Marrch, don't miss the chance to join a whale watching tour.
tour image
Day 13
Fraser Island to Noosa
After this morning's catamaran transfer back to River Heads you have an easy drive to the relaxed beach town of Noosa. Here you can take time to walk along the beautiful beach and stop at one of the cafes for lunch before exploring the local shops.
tour image
Day 14
Noosa to Brisbane
Your last day of driving takes you to Brisbane along the M1. This is a short drive, so there's plenty of time to stop at the Australia Zoo along the way. In Brisbane, you'll drop your car off at the airport, ready for your onward journey.
tour image

Similar ideas

Perth, Wave Rock & Margaret River

DialAFlight offer

Strike gold in the Outback
0 nights from £679pp (inc flights)
15 days from £679pp (inc flights)
Strike gold in the Outback

Strike gold in the Outback

offer 0 nights from £679pp (including flights) 15 days from £679pp

This is a real Australian adventure with a difference as you travel form the lovely city of Perth and back discovering the delights of the Outback, fabulous coastal resorts, fascinating towns, iconic Wave Rock and some of the great wineries at Margaret River. Your tour takes you from the city as far as Kalgoorlie before you make the return trip and along the way you will visit lots of memorable places and experience the Australian way of life. There is plenty of time for relaxing at some superb beach resorts and taking part in exciting activities.

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 27/11/2020

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Sydney to Melbourne Coast - self drive

DialAFlight offer

Hug the coast between Australia's greatest cities
0 nights from £472pp (inc flights)
7 days from £472pp (inc flights)
Hug the coast between Australia's greatest cities

Hug the coast between Australia's greatest cities

offer 0 nights from £472pp (including flights) 7 days from £472pp

Australia is a vast country and if you want to drive yourself around seeing the sights you have to choose your route carefully. This seven day coastal drive between the country's two greatest cities is one of the best. After leaving Sydney you hug the Pacific Ocean passing through picturesque towns and villages and past beautiful beaches, lakes and national parks on the way to Melbourne. This relatively short trip makes a great add on to any longer visit Down Under

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 31/03/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Drive the South East Coast - self drive

DialAFlight offer

Find freedom on the Great Ocean Road
0 nights from £878pp (inc flights)
13 days from £878pp (inc flights)
Find freedom on the Great Ocean Road

Find freedom on the Great Ocean Road

offer 0 nights from £878pp (including flights) 13 days from £878pp

It's always good to take a tour during any holiday Down Under and on this wonderful 13 day trip you will discover all the delights of Australia's south east coast. Beginning in Adelaide and ending in Sydney, you travel to Kangaroo Island, along the stunning Great Ocean Road staying at pretty Apollo Bay before continuing to Melbourne, then on to beautiful Jervis Bay. There is never a dull moment on this action packed trip.

Valid from 01/07/2020 until 30/11/2020

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

The Dolphin Coast - self drive

DialAFlight offer

Drive off and sample the delights of the Dolphin Coast
0 nights from £545pp (inc flights)
6 days from £545pp (inc flights)
Drive off and sample the delights of the Dolphin Coast

Drive off and sample the delights of the Dolphin Coast

offer 0 nights from £545pp (including flights) 6 days from £545pp

If you are planning a trip to Australia this self drive tour of the Dolphin Coast is a must. Beginning and ending in the lovely city of Perth you will visit national parks, beautiful beaches with wonderful surf, interesting towns and along the way see emus, kangaroos and koala bears in their natural habitats. The wildlife highlight of this six day trip is your stay at the world heritage site of Monkey Mia at Shark Bay where you will find an amazing dolphin population. This imaginative tour makes a great add on to any trip Down Under.

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 31/03/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Australia Pacific Coast - self drive

DialAFlight offer

Take a drive along Australia's coast with the most
0 nights from £368pp (inc flights)
6 days from £368pp (inc flights)
Take a drive along Australia's coast with the most

Take a drive along Australia's coast with the most

offer 0 nights from £368pp (including flights) 6 days from £368pp

This Pacific Coast self drive tour, which begins in the stunning city of Sydney and ends in Brisbane is designed for you to see all the sights along the way including the lush Hunter Valley wine growing region, Port Stephens, Smiths Lake, Coffs Harbour, Byron Bay and lots of beautiful surfing beaches and spectacular scenery.

Valid from 15/09/2020 until 31/03/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Blue Mountains High Country

DialAFlight offer

You will enjoy getting the blues on this mountain tour from Sydney
0 nights from £280pp (inc flights)
2 days from £280pp (inc flights)
You will enjoy getting the blues on this mountain tour from Sydney

You will enjoy getting the blues on this mountain tour from Sydney

offer 0 nights from £280pp (including flights) 2 days from £280pp

The beauty of the Blue Mountains National park awaits on this great two day tour leaving from Sydney. Have tea with the kangaroos, travel through mountain townships, over bush tracks and reach spectacular view points in your four wheel drive vehicle. On this imaginative tour you follow in the footsteps of the early pioneers but are never that far from the wonderful city of Sydney.

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 31/03/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Darwin to Adelaide by luxury Ghan train

DialAFlight offer

Travel from Darwin to Adelaide on this great train adventure
0 nights from £1,528pp (inc flights)
3 days from £1,528pp (inc flights)
Travel from Darwin to Adelaide on this great train adventure

Travel from Darwin to Adelaide on this great train adventure

offer 0 nights from £1,528pp (including flights) 3 days from £1,528pp

One of the world’s greatest rail journeys, over three days and two nights, The Ghan takes you 2,979 kilometres from Darwin to Adelaide. Along the way you'll experience the spectacular scenery of Australia's Red Centre, as well as an unforgettable outback dinner under the stars.

Valid from 01/04/2021 until 30/11/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Cape Tribulation & Daintree Tour

DialAFlight offer

Become a cape crusader on an eco tour of the rain forest
0 nights from £184pp (inc flights)
2 days from £184pp (inc flights)
Become a cape crusader on an eco tour of the rain forest

Become a cape crusader on an eco tour of the rain forest

offer 0 nights from £184pp (including flights) 2 days from £184pp

If you fancy a true rain forest experience this short tour of Cape Tribulation and Daintree National Parks is a must. Over two days you can immerse yourself in this World Heritage area stopping at spectacular gorges, crossing raging rivers and trying aerial walkways. You will stay for a night in the forest and can venture out of your hotel with a guide for a memorable nocturnal walk. Australians love a good adventure tour, and they don't come much better than this.

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 31/03/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Tassie Food & Wine Self Drive

DialAFlight offer

Eat your way across Tasmania.
0 nights from £425pp (inc flights)
5 days from £425pp (inc flights)
Eat your way across Tasmania.

Eat your way across Tasmania.

offer 0 nights from £425pp (including flights) 5 days from £425pp

First it was all about apples . . . but now the Apple Isle's contribution to world food extends to premium seafood, cheese, bread, honey, nuts, stone fruit, craft beer, whisky and intensely flavoured cool-climate wines. Many smaller producers are owned and operated by passionate foodies and Tasmania is seemingly made for a driving holiday visiting farm-gate suppliers and providores. After you’ve sampled the produce on this great tour, book tables at a few good restaurant and see how the local chefs transform it.

Valid from 01/04/2021 until 31/03/2022

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Discover Victoria - self drive

DialAFlight offer

Make the most of your time in Melbourne
0 nights from £195pp (inc flights)
4 days from £195pp (inc flights)
Make the most of your time in Melbourne

Make the most of your time in Melbourne

offer 0 nights from £195pp (including flights) 4 days from £195pp

No trip to Australia is complete without a visit to the friendly state of Victoria and the wonderful city of Melbourne. Whether you are a sports enthusiast, lover of the arts, want to dine out at fantastic restaurants, and experience some of the most dramatic scenery and coastline Down Under, this city ticks all the boxes. And on this short Discover Melbourne driving tour you will travel around some of the other lovely areas in the state of Victoria and see all the sights.

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 31/03/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

South West Splendour

DialAFlight offer

Perth & Margaret River Self Drive
0 nights from £430pp (inc flights)
5 days from £430pp (inc flights)
Perth & Margaret River Self Drive

Perth & Margaret River Self Drive

offer 0 nights from £430pp (including flights) 5 days from £430pp

Australia is a wonderful country to tour by car and this trip that begins in Perth, takes you through Margaret River and Albany, and ends back in the big city is one of the best. Along the way on this five day tour you will see pretty towns, national parks, magnificent forests, a stunning coast with great surfing beaches, and vineyards. You will never be far from the ocean as you drive through picturesque scenery and will have plenty of time to relax in between seeing all the sights.

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 31/03/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Tasmanian Eastcoaster Self Drive

DialAFlight offer

Go on, be a devil, and take a tour of the east coast of Tasmania
0 nights from £667pp (inc flights)
6 days from £667pp (inc flights)
Go on, be a devil, and take a tour of the east coast of Tasmania

Go on, be a devil, and take a tour of the east coast of Tasmania

offer 0 nights from £667pp (including flights) 6 days from £667pp

Why not be different . . . and take a tour of the lovely island of Tasmania. When on the other side of the world, most tourists choose to travel around mainland Australia and or New Zealand. But you really miss out on a unique Down Under experience if you don't visit Tasmania. On this six day self drive tour of the island's east coast you will see beautiful sandy beaches, gorges, rivers and waterfalls, national parks and mountains on the way to the capital city Hobart. This marvellous tour is a must for the tourist who wants to get that little bit extra out of a long haul trip.

Valid from 01/04/2021 until 31/03/2022

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Great Ocean Road Boutique - self drive

DialAFlight offer

This six-day, self-drive adventure takes you from Melbourne to Adelaide along Australia's Great Ocean Road
0 nights from £605pp (inc flights)
6 days from £605pp (inc flights)
This six-day, self-drive adventure takes you from Melbourne to Adelaide along Australia's Great Ocean Road

This six-day, self-drive adventure takes you from Melbourne to Adelaide along Australia's Great Ocean Road

offer 0 nights from £605pp (including flights) 6 days from £605pp

Hit the road for a self-drive tour taking in the spectacular landscapes and picturesque towns of this beautiful section of Australia's south coast. Along the way you'll be able to sample delicious food and some of Australia's finest wines, swim at gorgeous beaches, enjoy some whale-watching and feast your eyes on the breathtakingly rugged coastal views.

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 31/03/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Cairns to Great Barrier Reef

DialAFlight offer

See the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef
0 nights from £898pp (inc flights)
4 days from £898pp (inc flights)
See the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef

See the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef

offer 0 nights from £898pp (including flights) 4 days from £898pp

On this exciting three night tour from Cairns you are taken to some of the Southern Great Barrier Reef’s most colourful areas. From the mangrove channel at Hinchinbrook Island to the ancient rainforest of Dunk Island, and the untouched remoteness of Sudbury Cay, you experience a myriad habitats, on land and at sea. The itinerary has been designed to provide time to explore the Reef through snorkelling, scuba diving and glass bottom boat tours and includes a visit to the Turtle Rehabilitation Centre on Fitzroy Island. And when you’ve had your fill of exploring, enjoy sunset drinks and sumptuous seafood buffets onboard you boat.

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 16/07/2020

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Perth & The Coral Coast- self drive

DialAFlight offer

When the west is the best
0 nights from £1,112pp (inc flights)
15 days from £1,112pp (inc flights)
When the west is the best

When the west is the best

offer 0 nights from £1,112pp (including flights) 15 days from £1,112pp

This is a real Down Under adventure with a difference as you travel form the lovely city of Perth and back discovering the delights of the Coral Coast. Your tour takes you from the city as far as Ningaloo before you make the return trip and along the way you will visit lots of memorable places and experience the Australian way of life. There is plenty of time for relaxing at some superb beach resorts and taking part in exciting activities.

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 31/03/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Whitsunday Blue Cruise

DialAFlight offer

Beautiful islands come out of the Blue.
0 nights from £454pp (inc flights)
4 days from £454pp (inc flights)
Beautiful islands come out of the Blue.

Beautiful islands come out of the Blue.

offer 0 nights from £454pp (including flights) 4 days from £454pp

If you are visiting Australia it's well worth spending three days and nights cruising around the beautiful Whitsunday Islands. Your trip is on board the Whitsunday Blue, a stylish, fully air-conditioned 41 foot "Lagoon" sailing catamaran designed for a luxury stable experience and offers comfort, privacy and style for couples seeking an exciting adventure sailing experience. The catamaran is designed for comfort and function and has four double cabins each with en-suite toilet, handbasin and shower facilities.

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 31/03/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Great Ocean Road

DialAFlight offer

There's so much to sea on Australia’s great ocean road
0 nights from £485pp (inc flights)
7 days from £485pp (inc flights)
There's so much to sea on Australia’s great ocean road

There's so much to sea on Australia’s great ocean road

offer 0 nights from £485pp (including flights) 7 days from £485pp

There are roads all over the world that run alongside the ocean . . . but there is only one Great Ocean Road. On this week long self drive tour you will hug the spectacular coastline between the lovely cities of Melbourne and Adelaide, see world famous surf beaches and all the time will be surrounded by beautiful scenery. Along the route you will stop at fascinating historic towns, see the majestic Twelve Apostles rock formations, have the chance to go whale watching and visit some of Australia's finest wineries.

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 31/03/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Grand East Discovery & Fraser Island

DialAFlight offer

Explore Australia’s East Coast, including stunning Fraser Island, on this 14-day road trip
0 nights from £1,001pp (inc flights)
14 days from £1,001pp (inc flights)
Explore Australia’s East Coast, including stunning Fraser Island, on this 14-day road trip

Explore Australia’s East Coast, including stunning Fraser Island, on this 14-day road trip

offer 0 nights from £1,001pp (including flights) 14 days from £1,001pp

This two-week adventure is a wonderful way to get to know Australia’s stunning East Coast. Setting off from the vibrant city of Sydney, you’ll take in the Blue Mountains, the Hunter Valley wine region, the world-renowned beaches of the Gold Coast and the rich wildlife of UNESCO World Heritage-listed Fraser Island, before arriving at your final destination of Cairns. Throughout, you’ll travel at a relaxed pace, with plenty of time of time to explore and plenty of opportunities to stop off at interesting points along the way for a stroll, a bite to eat or an unmissable photo opportunity.

Valid from 01/04/2020 until 30/11/2020

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Perth, Broome and Cape Leveque

DialAFlight offer

From the city to the wilderness
0 nights from £1,122pp (inc flights)
15 days from £1,122pp (inc flights)
From the city to the wilderness

From the city to the wilderness

offer 0 nights from £1,122pp (including flights) 15 days from £1,122pp

This is another Down Under adventure with a difference as you travel from the lovely city of Perth and back. Your mainly self-drive tour takes you from this great city to Broome, remote Cape Leveque and the Kimberleys and ends with relaxing days at stunning Scarborough Beach. Along the way you will visit lots of memorable places and experience the Aboriginal way of life. There is plenty of time for relaxing at some superb resorts where you can take part in exciting activities.

Valid from 30/10/2020 until 20/11/2020

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Margaret River Wine Experience

DialAFlight offer

Take a vintage wine trip from Perth
0 nights from £378pp (inc flights)
2 days from £378pp (inc flights)
Take a vintage wine trip from Perth

Take a vintage wine trip from Perth

offer 0 nights from £378pp (including flights) 2 days from £378pp

If you fancy a glass or two of fine wine while staying in Perth, in western Australia, why not forget about the good local restaurants and bars in the city and try this rewarding two day Margaret River Wine experience. You will be taken from the city by coach for a one night stay in the lovely wine region which includes visits to some of the area's main highlights and attractions. This vintage short break makes a great add on to any holiday Down Under.

Valid from 01/04/2019 until 31/03/2021

98% would book again with DialAFlight
based on responses on Trustpilot

020·7962·9933

Still the best value after 40 years
Further details

Not quite what you're looking for?
We can easily customise an offer to suit your exact requirements