Relax and unwind amid the rolling green hills of the Southern Highlands. This delightful region is known for its history-filled villages and old-world charm.
Discover the Southern Highlands on this small-group day tour, which begins with a convenient pick-up from your Sydney hotel. Depart the hustle and bustle of the city while taking in the beautiful scenery that surrounds you as you make your way through striking Australian landscape towards the Southern Highlands.
Take morning tea (own expense) at the historical township of Bowral, an early hub for the sheep and cattle pastoralists on the 19th Century. Today you can explore its many delightful antique and boutique shops as you enjoy the atmosphere of this lovely country town.
Enjoy a stroll at Fitzroy Falls, a National Park featuring rain forest gullies, wild flowers and colourful parrots, and, of course, get up close to the spectacular Fitzroy Waterfall.
Stop for lunch at the 1830s Georgian village of Berrima. With its beautifully restored sandstone buildings, specialty shops selling local produce and crafts you will feel as though you have stepped back in time. Relax and unwind as you sip on a beverage at the oldest continually licensed hotel in Australia.
Choose GARDEN or WINERY
Make a stop at Red Cow Farm Garden, a secluded, privately owned property set on 2.5 hectares of fertile land. Be enchanted by its walled sanctuary, the monastery garden, abbess’s garden, a stunning collection of rare and unusual perennials, woodland, vibrantly coloured roses and clematis, and more.
Taste a variety of the boutique cool climate wines which are grown in this region as you visit one of the distinctive vineyards which populate the area. Cool nights, mild days and dry ripening conditions allows the region to produce some of Australia’s classic cool climate grapes and wine styles such as Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris along with some Chardonnay, Riesling and Merlot varieties.
Spend some time breathing in this region’s clean, crisp air and gazing at its endless rolling green hills before embarking on a leisurely trip back to Sydney. Your experience ends with a hassle free drop off back at your hotel.