Indicative Rate* $1975.00 to $5750.00 Tour and Accommodation (Twin/Double)
From the mountains and rainforests of the Scenic Rim to the beauty of Tasmania, interNATIONAL PARKtours (IPT) takes you on small group walking tours to national parks and natural regions around Australia. Discover the country on easy to medium grade walks. Travel between destinations by private coach. Relax and unwind at the end of the day in comfortable accommodation. Most meals are included with the focus on local cuisine and regional produce. IPT guides are experienced and have your comfort and energy levels in mind.... more
Australian walking holidays range from three to four day short breaks, one week hiking tours or extended walking tours of two to three weeks which travel to more remote areas. IPT also organise special interest tours including birding, wildlife, food/wine and art-based adventures.
interNATIONAL PARKtours have been operating walking focused tours in Australia and around the world since 1975. The company is family-owned and the office is located in Australia's Gold Coast hinterland (near Lamington National Park).... less
Take a short break in South East Queensland's Scenic Rim. Stretching south west of Brisbane, this arc of sweeping ranges, river valleys, lush rainforests and quaint country towns is the perfect short break destination. Walk amongst spectacular landforms, sample fresh produce and meet artists and local characters along the way.
Travelling from Brisbane via the country towns of Kalbar and Harrisville, explore short walks in Main Range National Park. In and around the lively town of Boonah, enjoy the combination of good food, wine, excellent local art along with easy walks in Moogerah Peaks National Park. A morning cooking class, contrasts with creek walks and mountain lookouts in the Mt Barney area. Finally you'll come to the south eastern side of the Scenic Rim stopping for short walks and culinary delights on Tamborine Mountain before enjoying the best of Lamington National Park. Based at Binna Burra Lodge, walks to Antarctic Beech trees, the Coomera River or lookout points are all on your doorstep. You'll return to Brisbane via Beechmont with views back over the mountains.
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|$1975.00||$2475.00||Tour and Accommodation (Twin/Double)
5 nights twin share accommodation 3-4 star lodges and motels. Some shared facilities. Meals included 5 Breakfasts / 6 Lunches / 5 Dinners, some morning & afternoon teas and a half day cooking class. All transfers as listed in itinerary National Park entry Professional tour leader - assisted when required by local food, wine and art experts. Pre-departure material including background & personalised A-Z tour information & destination tour companion
Outback North Queensland is a land of rocky red ridges, abundant wetlands, lush gorges, rippling grasslands and country towns.
Join a 16-day journey from Cairns to the Gulf of Carpentaria, south to Mt Isa and back to the coast. Local guides introduce the fascinating world of Undara Volcanic National Park as you explore the world's longest single vent lava flow. Then board the historic Gulflander for the train ride from Croydon to Normanton. Further north is Karumba, the Gulf of Carpentaria's major fishing port. A sunset cruise on the Norman River is a chance to spot saltwater crocodiles and migratory birds among the mangroves. Boodjamulla National Park features Lawn Hill Gorge, palm-fringed waterholes and sheer sandstone walls. Canoe the waterways, swim in rock-pools and walk to viewing points and Aboriginal rock art. Visit the laboratory at the Riversleigh Fossils Centre in Mt Isa and take an optional guided tour of one of the world's largest underground mines. At the John Flynn museum in Cloncurry, experience the history of the Flying Doctor Service. In the small town of Richmond, search for dinosaur fossils at the Richmond Marine Fossil Museum. Your tour ends in the capital of North Queensland, Townsville.
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|$5250.00||$5750.00||Tour and Accommodation (Twin/Double)
15 nights twin share accommodation 3-4 star hotels with private facilities. Onsite tents & railway carriages with shared facilities Meals Included - 15 Breakfasts / 12 Lunches / 14 Dinners Guided Lava Tube tour in Undara Volcanic National Park Historic Gulflander train journey from Croydon to Normanton Sunset River Cruise on the Norman River Canoeing Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park Visit to Riversleigh Fossil Museum & Interpretive Centre in Mt Isa Visit Kronosaurus Korner at Richmond Marine Fossil Museum Guided tour of Old Venus Gold Battery & Charters Towers National park & museum entry fees Professional tour leader assisted when required by local tour guides Pre-departure materials including background & personalised A-Z tour information and destination tour companion
The Rainbow Region of Northern New South Wales is an eclectic mix of interesting walks, creative country towns and a relaxed ambience at every turn. This six-day tour explores the national parks around Mt Warning while based at Gymea Eco Retreat and Spa. This eco-retreat provides a chance to rejuvenate and re-energise as you soak up the relaxed natural environment. Stretching along the western rim of the Tweed Caldera, the Border Ranges National Park is accessed via the Tweed Range Road and enjoy a series of short walks. Nearby, the Tweed Pinnacle lookout gives you a bird's eye view of the Tweed Caldera, a 23 million year old shield volcano. On the southern side of the caldera, the Nightcap Ranges are a walker's paradise and part of the Gondwana Rainforests World Heritage area. Walk sections of the Historic Nightcap Track which leads to hidden waterfalls, palm valleys, misty lookouts and lush rainforest. The last walk leads to a dramatic lookout over Minyon Falls. The journey will include brief visits to the local villages of Uki, Nimbin and Mullumbimby, taking advantage of any local markets and events that happen along the way.
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|$2250.00||$2750.00||Tour and Accommodation (Twin/Double)
5 nights twin share accommodation Scrumptious meals included - 5 Breakfasts, 4 Lunches, 5 Dinners All transfers as listed in itinerary National Park & museum entry fees Pre-departure materials including personalised A-Z tour information and destination tour companion Two professional tour leaders joined by local guides
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