Sydney and Byron Bay Vacation

Enjoy unforgettable experiences in Sydney, then end your trip with a relaxing getaway in Byron Bay.

From $3,999
per person
8 days
Airfare additional cost
Based on
2 travelers

This Sydney and Byron Bay Vacation was created for 2 young couples traveling together. They wanted fun activities and nightlife in Sydney plus a relaxing beach vacation. We filled their itinerary with special Sydney experiences and a beach resort in the stunning Byron Bay for the perfect Australian getaway.

They stayed at The Langham Sydney, a fabulous luxury hotel nestled into a quiet oasis near the city center. The next day, they were treated to a very special Sydney experience. First, a surf lesson on Bondi Beach, followed by lunch at the Sydney Opera House and a twilight climb to the top of Sydney Harbour Bridge, where they enjoyed magnificent views of the city.

They loved the electric energy at Sydney’s NYE celebrations. The iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge came to life with spectacular fireworks displays, and more than a million people gathered on the foreshore to ring in the new year. They made lots of new friends!

Continuing their Sydney and Byron Bay Vacation, they enjoyed a mix of leisure time and fun activities in Sydney. They took an exclusive lunch cruise on Sydney Harbour, getting a unique view of the skyline and stopping at famous restaurants for some tasty bites. They also enjoyed a leisurely bicycle cruise of Sydney’s highlights. The rest of the time was free to go shopping, visit sunny beaches, explore Sydney’s vibrant neighborhoods, and stroll through the beautiful city.

Next for their Sydney and Byron Bay Vacation, they flew to Byron Bay, a gorgeous beach town and a popular vacation spot for locals. They stayed in a fabulous 4.5-star resort with easy beach access, lush rainforest, and a luxurious atmosphere. They had their days at leisure to enjoy the laid back beach vibe and sensory delights of Byron Bay. Their resort also offered complimentary guided rainforest walks, yoga classes, and a tour of the local farmer’s market.

At last, their Sydney and Byron Bay Vacation came to an end. They made the short flight back to Sydney, where they caught their connecting flight home.

Our Reference D324

Day 1
Welcome to Sydney! Upon arrival, you will be met by a private driver and transferred to The Langham hotel. This luxurious hotel is nestled into a quiet area of the city, but still close to all the major attractions. Spend the day at your leisure in Sydney.
The Langham Sydney

Day 2
This morning, head to the beautiful Bondi Beach for a half-day tour and surfing lesson. Enjoy an exclusive lunch with beer or wine at the iconic Sydney Opera House, then take some leisure time to explore on your own or perhaps relax in the heated swimming pool of your hotel. This evening, discover a spectacular 360 view of Sydney as you climb to the top of the Harbour Bridge.
The Langham Sydney

Day 3
Today, enjoy an exclusive Sydney experience: a luxury lunch cruise on Sydney Harbour! Your cruise begins with a welcome and your choice of drinks. As you cruise past the Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House, your crew will tell you about the past and modern day history of the harbor. Cruise along the harbor with stops at renowned restaurants Doyles on the Beach at Watsons Bay and the Balmoral Public Dining Room. While onboard, you will enjoy scrumptious dessert and cheese platters. On your return, cruise past Taronga Zoo and the Prime Minister’s residence. Time permitting, there is even an opportunity to stop for a swim if you choose. In the evening, head down to the waterfront for Sydney’s world-famous fireworks display!
The Langham Sydney

Day 4
This afternoon, experience Sydney’s essential sights on a fun bike tour featuring breathtaking harbor views! Pedal past Circular Quay, Walsh Bay piers, Darling Harbour, Hyde Park, and the Royal Botanic Gardens. Later, discover the stories, history, and magic of Sydney Opera House with an incredible guided tour taking you underneath the world-famous sails. Enjoy a performance of your choice at the Opera House this evening.
The Langham Sydney

Day 5
Enjoy a private transfer to Sydney Airport and take a short flight to Byron Bay. Mainland Australia’s easternmost town is a melting pot of surf culture, alternative lifestyles, and hedonistic pursuits. Pick up your rental car and head to your wonderful beach resort, which showcases the luxury, lush tropical foliage, and pristine beaches of the area. If you wish, you can take a complimentary guided rainforest walk this afternoon.
4.5-star resort in Byron Bay

Day 6 – 7
The next 2 days are yours to spend at your leisure. Discover the laid back, friendly surf culture of Byron Bay, sample delicious local dishes, lounge on the beach, hike scenic coastal routes, and more. Or, simply relax at your fabulous resort. Daily yoga classes and a guided farmer’s market tour are available free of charge.
4.5-star resort in Byron Bay

Day 8
Today brings the end of your remarkable Australia vacation. Make your way to the airport, where you’ll fly back to Sydney and catch your connecting flight home.

  • 4 nights The Langham Sydney
  • 3 nights Byron at Byron Resort, Byron Bay
  • 3 days rental car
  • Twilight BridgeClimb
  • Lunch with beer or wine at Sydney Opera House
  • Let’s Go Surfing – Bondi Beach tour and surf lesson – includes lunch
  • Sydney Harbour lunch cruise
  • Sydney Opera House tour and performance
  • Bonza Bike Tours – Sydney highlights tour
  • Private airport transfers in Sydney

“When you visit Byron Bay, be sure to make the drive to the Light House, and take the boardwalk out to the most easterly point of Australia. You’ll catch an unforgettable sunrise here!”
–Corinne, Down Under Endeavours

Let’s Go Surfing

Partner Information

  • Location: Sydney and Byron Bay
  • Surfing Lessons for Beginners and Intermediate
  • Small-Group or Private Lessons
  • Suitable for Children 7 and Up
  • Bondi Beach Local Tours

Sydney Opera House Tour

Partner Information

  • Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Sydney Opera House
  • See Areas Off Limits to the Public
  • Interpretation and History from Your Guide
  • Dining and Performance Packages Available
  • Tours Run Daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Bonza Bike Tours

Partner Information

  • Location: Sydney
  • Small-Group or Private Touring
  • Sydney Highlights Tours
  • Beach Tours
  • Easy and Safe
  • Entertaining, Local Guides
  • Child Bikes and Baby Seats Available