Best of Brisbane Full-Day Sightseeing Tour

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Best of Brisbane Full-Day Sightseeing Tour information and booking

8 hours
Departs from
Brisbane: Roma Transit Centre or selected Brisbane hotels Gold Coast: Chateau Beachside Resort or selected Gold Coast hotels
Returns to
Returns to original departure point approximatelyBrisbane: 5pmGold Coast: 6:30pm
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Tour description provided by Viator

Discover Brisbane's historic city centre, river and wildlife on a full-day tour. You'll tour Brisbane's city-centre attractions by coach, take a cruise along the Brisbane River followed by a ride on the Wheel of Brisbane (own expense). Cuddle a koala at a wildlife sanctuary and enjoy Brisbane's most iconic views from the Mt Coot-tha Lookout.

On your coach tour through Brisbane's city centre you'll pass prominent buildings like City Hall, Parliament House, St Johns Cathedral and Treasury Casino, and feel the vibrancy of the city's past and present.Then you'll see why Brisbane is known as the River City. From Newstead Gardens, you will cruise up the river past prestigious suburbs and historic buildings, including the magnificent sandstone buildings of Customs House. You'll cruise under Story Bridge past the Kangaroo Point Cliffs to South Bank, where you'll sample the cosmopolitan delights of colorful South Bank. After your scenic cruise, enjoy a ride on the Wheel of Brisbane (own expense) before an afternoon visit to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary.Australia's oldest and largest koala sanctuary, Lone Pine gives you the opportunity to cuddle a koala, an unforgettably moving experience available only in Queensland. Lone Pine is home to other unique Australian fauna such as kangaroos, wallabies and wombats.On your return to Brisbane you will visit Mt Coot-tha Lookout to take in views spanning the Great Dividing Range to the west and Moreton Bay and islands in the east.

What's included

  • Sightseeing cruise
  • Local guide
  • Transport by air-conditioned coach
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Entrance fees to lone pine koala sanctuary

What isn't included

  • Cuddle a koala photo expense
  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities (optional)
  • A ride on the wheel of brisbane