Top 20 Experiences in Canberra
Canberra Day Trip from Sydney
Take a day trip from Sydney to Canberra, the capital of Australia, to explore the city's attractions, cultural institutions and beautiful natural surroundings. We drive through Australia’s cool climate wool growing region and learn about the futuristic planning that makes Canberra one of the world's most modern and liveable cities. Visit Parliament House, an architectural masterpiece home to Australian democracy. Take time to explore The Australian War Memorial dedicated to telling stories of what our nation has done to prevent war and contribute to peace. Enjoy lunch besides the lake at the National Museum of Australia. From mid-September to mid-October visit the Floriade Flower Festival, the largest flower festival in the Southern Highlands. A day in our capital is enriching, surprising and thoroughly rewarding!
Highlights of Canberra Full Day Tour
Witness the wonderful views of Canberra and the region from the top of Mount Ainslie. Visit NCA Exhibition Centre. Be guided through the corridors of power at Australia’s Parliament House. Survey the Parliamentary Triangle & its National Institutions. Explore the Australian War Memorial and experience the moving Last Post Ceremony. All fees included. Personally guided throughout.
Canberra Wine Tour
Immerse yourself in the charm of Canberra's wine region, taking a scenic journey through its picturesque landscapes. Our Canberra Wine Tour, hosted by local experts, is an intimate exploration of this thriving wine scene. Indulge in the perfect blend of Shiraz and Riesling, Canberra's red and white flagships, along with a myriad of other varieties. Whether you're a seasoned wine connoisseur or a beginner, this tour promises to captivate your senses. The great thing about the Cool Climate Wine Experience is that each tour runs its own individual course, but normally, we’ll visit two wineries before lunch at the cosy Murrumbateman Inn (which serves bistro style food) before some more wineries after lunch. Depending on timings, we’ll visit four to six wineries on the Cool Climate Wine Experience.
Winery Tour and Food Experience
Enjoy a relaxing day out discovering beautiful cool climate wines from Canberra's best boutique wineries. All inclusive luxury winery tour with a knowledgable guide. Find the best hidden gems in the region. Meet the wine makers and see behind the scenes. Delicious contemporary 2 course restaurant lunch and premium tasting experiences.
Best of Wildlife and Birds Tour
Time and time again the Best of Wildlife tour impresses those who choose to take part. A half day, afternoon tour, we travel at the best time of the day to see some of Australia’s unique animals in the wild. The tour begins with pickup at your accommodation before a half hour to 40-minute journey through the rural surrounds of Canberra to the Deep Space Tracking Station at Tidbinbilla. Here you’ll learn about the significant role played by our telescopes in the Apollo missions and first moon landing as well as current day deep space tracking. From the Deep Space Tracking Station, we’ll travel the short distance to the Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve where some of Australia’s most iconic native animals living in the wild. Through the reserve we’ll hopefully witness and get close to: Kangaroos Wallabies Koalas Platypus Colourful parrots and other birds Emus After hopefully spotting platypus towards the end of the tour, you’ll enjoy the 30-40 minute tour back into your accommodation.
Full-Day Canberra Winery Tour to Murrumbateman /w lunch
Can cater to large groups. Preferred date not showing? Contact now Merry Heart CBR's highly rated wineries tours to Murrumbateman offer a vast variety of tasting quality wines from boutique wineries. Enjoy a gourmet two-course meal, along with snacks and drinks. This is a perfect opportunity for anyone to try out different Canberra wineries and make new friends, or connect with existing ones. You will feel comfortable and enjoy yourself throughout the day as numbers are usually limited to 11. So grab a wine-lover, or just come along on your own and banter with the driver! A Canberra winery tour is a fantastic way to socialise and make new friends. You'll have the opportunity to meet other wine enthusiasts, and to share your experiences and knowledge with others. The tour guides are always friendly and they will help to create a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere, where everyone can feel at ease and enjoy the experience. Just book and hop on with this unbeatable value package!
Women's History Walking Tour with Local Guide
Ready to learn about the REAL history of Canberra – the one excluded from history books and your standard tour of Canberra? Snag your place on this entertaining and educational walking tour of Canberra and discover the true movers and shakers behind our city. Join one of our passionate local guides to uncover the stories of Australia's most misunderstood city. Learn about Australia’s hidden women's history as you walk among some of our nation’s most iconic cultural institutions and monuments. Hidden between the National Archives, the National Library, and the National Gallery are the stories of women who designed cities, changed Australia’s constitution and dismissed governments. You'll see it all, from the longest-running protest in the world to hidden spy bunkers and secret moats to the buildings where decisions about the future of our country are made. This tour will change the way you see Australia's capital city forever.
Spies in the Capital: Women in Espionage Walking Tour
Step into Canberra's hidden world of spies, double agents, and covert operations. Explore the secrets lurking behind ordinary suburban streets and hear the unbelievable (recently unclassified) stories of the women who were both spies and spied upon. On this tour, you'll visit infamous pubs, abandoned embassies, and homes that were under constant surveillance. You'll even be asked to put on your spy hat and learn some of the techniques operatives during the Cold War used around Canberra. Whether you're a fan of spy stories or simply looking for a fun introduction to Canberra's history, this tour is perfect for you. Don't miss out on this incredible opportunity to uncover the secret past of Australia's capital city.
Hop-on Hop-off Sightseeing Tour in Canberra
Leaving from the Canberra Museum & Gallery, (CMAG), 176 London Circuit, City Centre. Visit most of Canberra's Major Attractions on a hop on hop off timetable. Bus returns every hour & a half. Select your Attractions in order from the timetable given to you on the bus. Four Attractions to stop at from 9.30am & three Attractions to stop at from 11.00am., through to 4.30pm. Very cost effective. Organise your own day rather than be restricted to a guided tour & select your Attractions, at your leisure. No entry fees at most Attractions & all have cafes. Capital Touring Services Pty Ltd, reserves the right to substitute smaller buses due to demand
Australian Institute of Sport: The AIS Tour
Visit one of Canberra’s most popular tourist attractions, the AIS (Australian Institute of Sport), and go behind the scenes of the country's premier elite sporting precinct on this 1.5-hour tour. With a guide, you'll be taken you through world-class facilities where you might even catch some of Australia’s top athletes in training. Select a tour time when booking.
Museum Highlights Tour | 1pm Daily
MUSEUM HIGHLIGHTS TOUR departs at 1pm daily. The best way to see and experience the National Museum of Australia is to take a guided tour. The Museum Highlights Tour offers an excellent introduction to the Museum's galleries and is a great way to enhance your experience at the Museum, especially if you're short on time. Our highly knowledgeable guides bring the objects to life by explaining the history and stories behind them. Guided tours in languages other than English are available by request.
LGBTQIA+ History Walking Tour
It's time for Canberra's secrets to come out of the closet. This walking tour around Canberra's Inner-North will visit historic sites where revolutions began, romances were sparked, and history was shaped. From the car parks where lesbians met under cover of darkness to the tennis court that became a key social hub for gay men, Australia's capital city is bustling with queer history. Uncover the stories of queer activists and the major political and social movements that have shaped the LGBTQIA+ community in Canberra. This walking tour is a celebration of the unsung heroes who forever changed the social fabric of our city. So, get your facts straight & your history queer on this LGBTQIA+ history tour. She Shapes History is a queer-owned and led business. All our LGBTQIA+ History Tours will be led by a queer guide. NOTE: To inquire about booking a private tour, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
First Australians Tour | 3pm Daily
FIRST AUSTRALIANS TOUR departs at 3pm daily. Visit the National Museum of Australia and experience the world’s oldest living cultures of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. The First Australians Tour provides an insight into Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples' history, cultures, spirituality and connections to country, with a focus on the First Australians gallery. The best way to see and experience the National Museum of Australia is to take a guided tour. Our highly knowledgeable guides bring the objects to life by explaining the history and stories behind them. Guided tours in languages other than English are available by advanced notice, please email email@example.com
eSIM Australia and New Zealand eSIM Data Plan QR Code
eSIM stands for embedded SIM, an advanced new technology that allows devices to access the internet without inserting a physical SIM card, and easily switch networks in different destinations. It is only workable in eSIM-supported devices. It doesn't need to be posted, and the QR activation code will message the traveler in the Viator booking within 24 hours.
Canberra Small Group Winery Tour
Explore Canberra's thriving wine regions by indulging in some of its best flavours on this day from Canberra. Canberra's has some of Australia's best wine, food, cheese, chocolate, beers and spirits and we’ll try them all on this tour as we visit two wineries, a distillery and a chocolatier. Each stop includes a guided tasting by a local supplier and if where possible, a behind the scenes tour at select locations. In addition to all the great local producers we visit, the tour also includes a relaxed one course lunch with a wine, craft beer or cider to allow guests to take in the region's charm.
Canberra Brewery Winery and Distillery Tour
Can't decide on your favourite beverage and need to satisfy a variety of tastes? A visitor to town looking for an easy, safe way to explore a range of venues and sample some awesome locally produced drinks? Then our Triple Treat tour is for you! Available Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons, you can get on board with us, get behind the scenes of some great venues and experience the best of our Capital's drinks scene. The Triple Treat Tour takes you to three great Canberra venues in one great afternoon. Includes transportation and plenty of fresh craft beer, cider, wine and spirits.
Canberra - Sydney Private Transfers
This service is managed by Ibuzz International and it network partners. Our drivers are experienced, friendly and caring. This is a private hire chauffeur service. They are diligent in the work and services they provide. They are punctual and reliable.
Canberra Floriade Tour
We offer an unparalleled exploration of Canberra's vibrant floral beauty. Unlike other tours, we take you to three iconic locations, each offering a unique perspective of Australia's rich biodiversity. Starting with the National Botanic Gardens, you'll learn about our native plants' fascinating survival strategies. Then, you'll experience the Floriade Festival, a visual spectacle of over 300,000 blooming flowers celebrating spring. Lastly, a visit to Tulip Tops Gardens, a private estate, offers a serene setting adorned with colorful tulips. This tour is more than just sightseeing; it's a sensory experience of color, fragrance, and natural beauty. Plus, our experienced local guides ensure a comfortable and engaging journey. Whether you're a nature lover, a gardening enthusiast, or someone simply seeking a delightful day out, this tour offers a unique opportunity to appreciate nature's artistry.
Building + Architecture Tour | 10am Daily
BUILDING AND ARCHITECTURE TOUR departs at 10am daily. The best way to see and experience the National Museum of Australia is to take a guided tour. On this wonderful Building and Architecture tour, you will discover the amazing stories that have come together in the incredible structure that is, the National Museum of Australia. You will learn about the many hidden meanings in the museums unique building, design and landscape. Our highly knowledgeable guides bring the stories to life! Guided tours in languages other than English are available by request. Please wear appropriate footwear for walking outside.
Full-Day Tour in Canberra with Hot Air Balloon Ride
The Most Exciting Day Tour of Canberra. It let guests to experience the panoramic view of Canberra in the sky, and feel the peace and love. The day tour start with hot air balloon. Hot air balloon rides are an exciting and exhilarating experience. As the new day dawns, you will ascend into the sky in your colourful balloon. Your balloon will float gently along with the breeze, whilst in your basket you will feel completely secure with very little sensation of movement. During your flight you may find yourself drifting just above the treetops then moments later effortlessly ascending to heights of 3000 feet or more. The excitement of the morning continues over a champagne celebration back at your landing site. Parliament House and Old Parliament House Gardens are most classic place to visit in Canberra. You can't miss. Lake Burley Griffin is soul of this city. One-hour cruises of Canberra’s famous landmarks, with commentary from our cheerful skippers.