Fraser Island Explorer Short Break
14 - 17 August 2022
Visit Australia’s ‘Whale Watching Capital’ at the best time of the year! See these amazing creatures up close on a Whale Watching Cruise and take an exciting exploration of Fraser Island, the largest sand island in the world on a Full Day Guided Tour. Includes return flights from Sydney, 3 night Fraser Island resort stay, superb tours, most meals and transfers.
4 Days for only
$1,899 pp t/s
Single Suppliment $340
DISCOVER WORLD HERITAGE LISTED FRASER ISLAND
Day 1 – Sunday 14 August 2022
Your tour starts at Sydney Airport where you meet your KTG Tours Hostess who will accompany you on your 4 day adventure. Our flight departs Sydney mid morning, arriving in Hervey Bay early afternoon.* On arrival, we board our awaiting coach and transfer to the River Heads Wharf ready for our ferry trip over to Fraser Island then check in at the Kingfisher Bay Resort. This afternoon, meet your Hostess at the Sunset Bar for a complementary drink (choose one drink from a selection of beers, wines or soft drink) and get to know your fellow travellers as the sun sets across the Fraser Coast. Enjoy a delicious 3 Course Dinner at the Sand & Wood Restaurant tonight.
Day 2 – Monday 15 August 2022
After a tasty buffet breakfast we board the custom-designed, four-wheel-drive coach for our full day Beauty Spots Tour of Fraser Island. Sit back and relax in air conditioned comfort, whilst our experienced tour guide takes us to the most interesting sites the island has to offer. Our guide will enchant us with their knowledge of the natural history, geology and culture of the island. We see incredible sights like Central Station, Wanggoolba Creek, Lake McKenzie, Seventy-Five Mile Beach, the mighty Stonetool Sand Blow, the coloured sands of The Pinnacles and the famous wreck of the cruise ship, Maheno. See the Pile Valley’s stunning Satinay and Brush Box forests and for the more adventurous, perhaps take a refreshing dip in the crystal clear fresh water at spectacular Eli Creek. A delicious buffet lunch is included during the tour at Eurong Beach Resort. You also have the opportunity to take an optional at own expense scenic flight over the island, with information provided on the day. We return to the resort with time to freshen up before enjoying dinner again at the Sand & Wood Restaurant.
Day 3 – Tuesday 16 August 2022
Enjoy a buffet breakfast this morning before boarding Quick Cat II for a memorable cruise. Witness the awe inspiring Humpback Whales as they take time out in the pristine World Heritage waters off Fraser Island to socialise, have some fun, learn some essential life skills and nurture their young. Our cruise includes expert commentary, underwater viewing cameras, a hydrophone to listen to the live underwater sounds as well as some homemade morning tea. Take your wildlife adventure one step further and speak to the crew about upgrading at own expense to a swim with the whales experience. We return to the resort for lunch then enjoy some leisure time to explore the resorts facilities. This afternoon you may like to participate in an optional at own expense Bush Tucker Talk & Taste. Dinner tonight will be at the world-class Seabelle Restaurant known for signature indigenous cuisine with a bush tucker infused menu.
Day 4 – Wednesday 17 August 2022
After another delicious breakfast we farewell Fraser Island and take the ferry back across the Great Sandy Straight to the mainland. Our coach transfer takes us to Hervey Bay Airport for our flight home, arriving back at Sydney Airport around 1:45pm.*
* Flight details are subject to change and will be confirmed prior to departure. Complementary food and beverages may be served on the flights. Additional items can also be purchased during the flight.
- Return Economy Class flights from Sydney to Hervey Bay
- 3 nights Resort Hotel accommodation at King Fisher Bay Resort
- Meals as per the itinerary: 3 x Buffet Breakfast, 2 x Lunches, 3 x Dinners, 2 x Morning Teas & a complementary Sunset Drink
- Full Day Beauty Spots Fraser Island Tour
- Half Day Whale Watching Cruise
- Return Ferry Transfers, Airport Transfers and National Park Fees
- Escorted from Sydney Airport by experienced KTG Tours Hostess
PLEASE NOTE: This itinerary has been put together to take in the best of the region and its attractions. Details are subject to change and cannot be guaranteed due to availability and other circumstances. Any exclusions from the standard itinerary are stated in the brochure. The tour price is based on per person twin share. Single supplement for this tour is $340. Tour price does not include Travel Insurance [Travel Insurance is highly recommended for all travellers]; personal expenses for drinks, laundry and personal requirements; optional extra touring; meals other than specified; tips or gratuities. Pictures are for illustrative purposes only.