Christmas tours to the Snowy Mountains 2024 - Photo
Christmas tours for over 50's and seniors 2024 - Photo
Xmas tours for 2024, Over 50's - Photo
2024 Christmas Holiday tours for Seniors - Photo



Our Carbon Neutral flights arrive in Canberra, where we board our opulent ‘Diamond Class’ coach, travelling responsibly knowing all coach emissions are 100% offset. Traverse through the capital city, enjoying a drive-by tour of Canberra’s International Embassies and High Commissions, followed by a delightful light lunch at the National Arboretum. The journey extends to Jamala Wildlife Lodge, where an ‘out of Africa’ experience awaits. At uShaka Lodge, a warm welcome initiates a private guided tour of the zoo, unveiling the wonders of the animal kingdom. Luxuriate in 5-star themed accommodations, choosing from the opulence of Jungle Bungalows, the elevated charm of Giraffe Treehouses, or the elegance of uShaka Lodge. Prepare for spellbinding animal encounters with majestic lions, tigers, cheetahs, and bears. The night unfolds with pre-dinner drinks progressing to the Rainforest Cave, where surprises may manifest in the form of white lions or hyenas joining the gathering. Dive deeper into the African theme with a delectable and lively African gourmet dinner party, featuring exceptional wines—all seamlessly included for an immersive and unforgettable expedition. This remarkable journey seamlessly blends luxury, sustainability, and the enchantment of wildlife, promising an unparalleled experience. 1 Night: Jamala Wildlife Lodge


Following a leisurely breakfast, the day unfolds with the freedom to explore the zoo at your own pace. Indulge in a lavish, hat-awarded long lunch at one of Canberra’s finest restaurants. As the journey progresses, traverse into the breathtaking scenery of Kosciuszko National Park, where rugged mountains, lush forests, and alpine meadows create a picturesque landscape. Our destination is Thredbo Village, embraced by ski slopes and hiking trails, and home to the delightful Thredbo Alpine Hotel. Immerse yourself in the charm of this alpine haven, surrounded by nature’s beauty, promising a serene and rejuvenating retreat in the heart of the mountains. 3 Nights: Thredbo Alpine Hotel


This morning we meet up and make our way to the Kosciuszko Express Chairlift for a different kind of ascent. As you ride the Thredbo lift soak up the stunning mountain views. Here we embark on an optional self guided walk to Mount Kosciuszko Lookout, a grade 2 hike, being a gentle walk with a distance of 4klm return. We take a seat at Eagles Nest Restaurant, perched high above, and enjoy a delicious lunch while taking in the breathtaking panoramic views of Mount Kosciuszko. After lunch take a ride on the new Alpine Coaster.


Merry Christmas! This morning we will gather for a special Fun Over 50 Holidays Christmas message from your crew. Enjoy breakfast before choosing a morning at your leisure or join your hostess for the grade 2 Pipeline Path walk. A perfect 3km round trip walk for those looking for a relaxing stroll through the forest and along the Snowmakers Pond. Dress festive for our Christmas Day long lunch filled with food, friends and a jolly good time. No rush today, slow down to sip and savour Christmas delights. Tonight, we regather for a light dinner.


This morning we embark on a scenic journey to Wildbrumby Schnapps Distillery, breaking here to visit the sculpture gardens and savour in a unique tasting experience, sampling their renowned schnapps. After the flavours dance on our palates, we break for lunch. This afternoon takes us on a scenic route travelling via the Southern Highlands into Sydney. 2 Nights: Sofitel Sydney Wentworth


Embark on a captivating Sydney journey exploring cultural and natural wonders. Begin with a guided tour of the iconic Sydney Opera House, a World Heritage masterpiece. Learn its fascinating history and admire its iconic sails. Extend the enchantment with a relaxing harbour cruise, relishing a gourmet lunch amid stunning views of Sydney’s harbour, including the Opera House and Harbour Bridge. Immerse yourself in a day of culture, cuisine, and coastal beauty. **Dinner venue caters for gluten free and vegetarian dietary requirements only. Anyone with an allergy must self-manage.


Enjoy a farewell breakfast before boarding a local operator’s coach where the coach captain will give an interesting gossip tour of some Sydney’s iconic area’s such as Kings Cross; Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge; visit the famous Bondi Beach; stroll around The Rocks; and take in the views from Mrs Macquarie’s Point. We are then transferred to the airport for our respective Carbon Neutral flights home.

B = Full Breakfast MT = Morning Tea L = Lunch AT = Afternoon Tea D = Two Course Dinner

dates & pricing

Twin Share Sole Use Room Type Departs 2024
$5570 $7373 Ushaka Lodge 22 Dec
$5760 $7745 Meerkat Suite 22 Dec
$5935 $8089 Giraffe Treehouse 22 Dec
$6345 $8893 Jungle Bungalow 22 Dec
  • EARLY BIRD DEAL! Save $300 per couple or $150 Single if booked by 30 April 2024
  • Non-refundable deposit of $1500pp required to secure your reservation.
  • Flights are arranged to suit the tour as a group in advance, therefore we cannot book individual preferences or guarantee direct flights.
  • N.B. Tour subject to fuel levy price increases for all transport operators. See T&Cs for details.
  • PHYSICAL RATING 2 – Moderate. Passengers must be able to:
    • Participate in walking tours with time to rest at least every 10 minutes
    • Walk confidently on bush tracks and soft sand – mostly level ground
    • Stand for 15 minutes without needing to sit down
    • Tackle a flight of stairs or incline
    • Get on and off transportation multiple times unaided
    • Manage your own luggage

Highlights & inclusions

  • Economy class Carbon Neutral flights to Canberra ex Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne or Adelaide and from Sydney to Brisbane, Melbourne or Adelaide
  • Travel Carbon Neutral on our 100% offset opulent ‘Diamond Class’ coach
  • Fully escorted by experienced Fun Over 50 Holidays tour host and coach captain
  • Lunch at National Arboretum; Canberra city sight seeing tour
  • 1 night Jamala Wildlife Lodge including private guided zoo tour, animal encounter rooms and animal experiences
  • Visit one hat Courgette restaurant for lunch
  • 3 nights Thredbo
  • Enjoy thrilling express chairlift and Alpine Coaster ride
  • Savour a scenic lunch at the Eagles Nest Restaurant with panoramic views
  • Christmas Day lunch with traditional fare and included beverages
  • Visit to Wildbrumby Schnapps Distillery to explore the sculpture gardens, tasting & lunch
  • 2 nights Sydney
  • Private guided tour of Sydney Opera House
  • Spectacular lunch cruise on the Sydney Harbour
  • Sydney city sights tour
  • 18 meals
  • ‘Diamond Class’ tours include a beverage package each evening with dinner **(standard beer, wine, spirits and soft drink capped to a bar tab not unlimited)

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