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Two Nights in Tamarind

Self-drive from Brisbane to Spicers Tamarind Retreat, an extraordinary experience offering an Asian-influenced refuge that spirits you away to another world. Become captivated with the surrounding natural Australian landscape as you recharge. After a perfect evening, journey to the Australia Zoo. There is no other zoo like it. Just an hour North of Brisbane, the Australia Zoo was formed from the vision of Steve and Terri Irwin, and delivers an animal experience like no other. Enjoy a personal, private guided tour through the Zoo based on your favorite animals - the adventure is in your hands!

Trip Type: Adventure, Cultural, Family, Wildlife

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Day By Day

Day 1 – Welcome to Spicers Tamarind Retreat
Welcome to Spicers Tamarind Retreat. Situated next to Gardner’s Falls in the stunning hinterland region of the Sunshine Coast, the retreat is an Asian influenced refuge that spirits you away to another world, surrounded by natural beauty and healing calm.

Enjoy the well-appointment 2-bedroom villa. This elegantly designed, stand-alone villa offers space for up to four people and features two private bedrooms with ensuites, luxury amenities, an open wood-burning fireplace and a balcony with a King size day bed.

Starting Accommodation: Spicers Tamarind Retreat (B)

Day 2 – Australia Zoo, Hire A Caddie Tour
Australia Zoo is located on the beautiful Sunshine Coast near the Glasshouse Mountains. Just 45 minutes north of Brisbane on Steve Irwin Way, it is the home of some of Australia's most unique and amazing wildlife, as well as some remarkable animals from overseas. Your visit to the Home of The Crocodile Hunter will definitely thrill and amaze you!

The 'Hire a Caddie for a Day' is the ultimate way for you to experience all the excitement at Australia Zoo. This is your very own caddie guide to take you on a journey around Australia Zoo that you will never forget. You can choose your very own caddie to suit the experience that you are looking for, whether it is an educational tour you are after or a crazy is up to you! 'Hire a Caddie for a Day' will give you inside knowledge on all there is to know about Australia Zoo, and it includes five star service. Get chauffeured around Australia Zoo in your very own private buggy with an experienced guide, exclusive reserved seating in the Crocoseum Stadium for the Wildlife Warriors Show, refreshments and flexibility to create a tour just for you so you can experience the Zoo at your own pace.

Starting Accommodation: Spicers Tamarind Retreat (B)

Day 3 – Depart Spicers Tamarind Retreat and Return Rental Car
After your wildlife adventure and relaxation in Tamarind, you will depart and return your rental car.

This itinerary segment is the perfect addition to any Down Under adventure. Speak with an Australian specialist to personalize your own itinerary through Australia.

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Pricing for this package is on request. Please call a Swain Destinations Specialist to customize this journey.

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Prices are per person, twin/double share in USD. All highlighted savings are reflected in the price. Travel may be limited to certain days of the week. Hotels and tours remain subject to availability. Cancellation penalties and other booking or alteration restrictions may exist. Please note blackout dates may apply to Christmas, New Year and local special event periods. Pricing may increase over Holiday and special event periods and may not be reflected in price grid. Prices indicated remain subject to change without notice. Prices are not guaranteed until full payment is received and processed. CST #2012413-20 See our full Terms and Conditions: