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Motorcycle Tours Australia Best Of

Our great "Australia Best Of" Self Drive motorcycle tour is the perfect choice for a motorcycle tour in Australia, especially if you want to see as much as possible of this fascinating continent. Your tour begins in the south Australian city of Melbourne, where you will visit the famous Great Ocean Road and the gold mining town of Ballarat. Through Canberra, this popular Australia motorcycle tour takes you to Australia's most beautiful city Sydney before you ride along the coast back to Melbourne and cross over to Tasmania by ferry. The island is famous for its unique nature, which is also a home to rare animals such as the Tasmanian Devil. On this Self Drive motorcycle tour in Australia you will really get to know the fifth continent!

 

The Route for the Australia Best Of Motorcycle Tour

 

The Route:

arrow down Day 1: Melbourne

Australia Welcome to Melbourne

Welcome to Melbourne - the Sunshine City.

arrow down Day 2: Melbourne > Port Campbell

Australia Twelve Apostels

Right after breakfast, you pick up our rental motorcycle and we head for Torquay, the gateway to the Great Ocean Road. This legendary coast road was built by home-coming soldiers in memory of their companions. More highlights on the road this first day are Bells Beach, the red and white lighthouse, Airey's Inlet and of course the Twelve Apostles.

arrow down Day 3: Port Campbell > Portland

Australia Great Ocean Road

The whole day is devoted to the Great Ocean Road. First stop will be Warnabool, and at Logan Beach, depending on the season, whale watching.

arrow down Day 4: Portland > Ballarat

Australia Sovereign Hill, Ballarat

Leaving the coast road, you cruise inland and pass through an endless variety of landscapes. Early afternoon you reach Ballarat and spend the rest of the day at Sovereign Hill, a suburb where time stands still. The old gold mining town invites you to prospect for gold and in different houses you will learn more about life in "the good old days" in the Australian "Wild West".

arrow down Day 5: Ballarat > Echuca

Australia Road Trip

Beautiful landscapes, endless avenues and the breath of the country show just how big a continent Australia is. Your destination today is Echuca and for a special reason.

arrow down Day 6: Echuca > Albury

Australia Emmylou Murry River Echuca

Before riding again, you board the paddle steamer Emmylou for an unforgettable boat tour on the Murray, Australia's longest river. You continue your trip on the Murray Valley Highway with a photo stop at Lake Mulwala and visit the famous Routherglen wine region. For dinner you spend the evening at the Commercial Club with a "Gambling Licence".

arrow down Day 7: Albury > Canberra

Australia Government House Canberra

Although everybody knows about Sydney and Melbourne, the capital of Australia is actually Canberra. Today's highlight is a visit to the Australian parliament buildings and the new government house.

arrow down Day 8: Canberra > Sydney

Australia Captain Cook Sydney

You are leaving the interior country by freeway and head for the Pacific, to Sydney. In the evening you undertake a harbour cruise with dinner on board the Captain Cook.

arrow down Day 9: Sydney

Australia Opera House Sydney

A relaxing day. Our tip: the Opera House Tour in the morning. Here you will get a good look behind the scenes of the Sydney Opera House, one of the three best opera houses in the world.

arrow down Day 10: Sydney > Bateman's Bay

Australia  Bewong Road House

From Sydney you head south, alternating coast roads and the Princess Highway 1. A must in the loneliness of the Benandarah State Forest is the Bewong Road House, a popular truck stop.

arrow down Day 11: Bateman's Bay > Lakes Entrance

Australia Tathra Wharf

Passing the yacht harbour in Bateman's Bay, your coastal road leads you to the Muruya River and Princess Highway 1 to Tathra. At the Wharf Restaurant you learn more about seafood specialities.

arrow down Day 12: Lakes Entrance > Devonport

Australia Ferry Spirit of Tasmania

Princess Highway 1 becomes more and more the Princess Freeway and so you have a fast run into Melbourne. Souvenir-hunters should visit the Harley-Davidson representative, before starting your overnight crossing on the Spirit of Tasmania over the rough seas of Bass Strait from Melbourne to Devonport in Tasmania.

arrow down Day 13: Devonport > Strahan

Australia Devonport Tasmania

By sun up, the 7th state of Australia, Tasmania, is in view. A beautiful sight for those up early, and you land at the small harbour of Devonport. Riding along the coastal Bass Highway and exploring the Tasman rain forest, you arrive in Strahan. At the visitor's center you'll find an exhibition about the biggest environmental protests in Australia. Or you can take a ride on the rain forest train or a Gordon River Cruise visiting the Wild Rivers National Park. There are many activities in Strahan - something for everyone!

arrow down Day 14: Strahan > Hobart

Tasmania Coastal Bass Highway

The day begins with impressive photographic opportunities for motorcycle enthusiasts and nature lovers. Passing glassy clear lakes with beautifully coloured mirror images, you reach Glen Clyde House for lunch. Besides an excellent cuisine, you will find beautiful Tasmanian art and handcraft. In the afternoon you arrive in Hobart, the second oldest city in Australia and the capital of Tasmania. Your hotel is located in the centre.

arrow down Day 15: Hobart

Tasmania Tahune Forest Australia

Today you relax on an excursion to Tahune Forest and its Air Walk through the pure air and the wonders of nature of this Tasmanian park. From the Air Walk there is a beautiful view in all directions.

arrow down Day 16: Hobart > Swansea

Port Arthur Tasmania Australia

A real highlight of Tasmania is the former penal colony, Port Arthur, so you take a guided tour and a cruise to the prison islands. Along the Tasman Highway you stop at a Tasman Devil Park and stay overnight in Swansea.

arrow down Day 17: Swansea > Devonport

Richardson's Harley-Davidson Launceston Tasmania Australia

Your last day on the road. From Swansea, after a stop at Richardson's Harley-Davidson in Launceston, you return to Devonport along the Bass Highway. You re-cross Bass Strait from Devonport to Melbourne by overnight ferry, the Spirit of Tasmania.

arrow down Day 18: Melbourne

Colonial Tram Car Restaurant Melbourne Australia

Arriving in Melbourne in the morning, you drop off your motorcycle and check into our hotel. Melbourne, with its Crown World of Entertainment, including shopping centers, casinos and a lot more attractions, is waiting.

Learn more about this Self Drive Motorcycle Tour:

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What's included:
* The Original Tour - developed and organised by Reuthers
* Harley-Davidson, BMW or other Rental Motorcycle for the Tour including insurance
* 16x Accommodation Middleclass Hotels/Motels in shared Double Room
* 2x Accommodation Tasmania Ferry in shared Twin Cabin
* Secured Payment Certificate (Sicherungsschein)
* Reuthers Tour Book with Itineraries and Tips
* Reuthers Travel Lecture (in English)
* Ferry Melbourne > Devonport > Melbourne
* Reuthers Rewards
Best Value - NO Hidden Costs > Why Reuthers?

Dates:
Please feel free to tell us your individual date!

Pricing:
Self Drive: Rider Rental Motorcycle = AUD 8945
Self Drive: Rider own Motorcycle = AUD 2295
Self Drive: Passenger Motorcycle = AUD 2295
Twin Room extra charge (2 separate beds instead of 1 common bed) = AUD 245
Single Room extra charge (instead of shared Double Room) = AUD 1445
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Optional Bookings:
Additional Accommodation prior tour start in shared Double Room (1 common bed) = AUD 95
Additional Accommodation prior tour start in shared Twin Room (2 separate beds) = AUD 100
Additional Accommodation prior tour start in Single Room = AUD 190
Additional Accommodation after the tour in shared Double Room (1 common bed) = AUD 95
Additional Accommodation after the tour in shared Twin Room (2 separate beds) = AUD 100
Additional Accommodation after the tour in Single Room = AUD 190

All pricing payable in Australia Dollar.
3% Early Bird Discount (booking more than 12 months prior tour start)
2% Golden Ager Discount (age min 60 years prior tour start)
10% Group Discount (from 8 participants, all registrations within one week, common Payment of Balance by Bank Transfer)
Please note: Total Discount max. 10% for Deposit by Credit Card and Payment of Balance by Bank Transfer. No Discount for Deposit and Payment of Balance by Credit Card or by PayPal.

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