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Australian Wildlife 4WD Tour from Sydney

Highlights
  • Go on an off-road wildlife safari in a customized Mercedes 4WD vehicle
  • Enjoy a traditional Aussie dinner at an Outback pub
  • Increased wildlife sightings: explore the bush with a naturalist guide 
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Australian Wildlife 4WD Tour from Sydney
From $219.18
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Australian Wildlife 4WD Tour from Sydney
From $219.18
Overview
The sweeping mountains, scenic woodlands, and native wildlife of the Southern Highlands lie just south of Sydney. On this tour, venture off-road on a 4WD wildlife safari through this scenic region. Enjoy a unique opportunity to spot kangaroos, koalas, emus, and wombats in their natural environment, and stay out after dark to look for nocturnal wildlife.
What to Expect

After being picked up from your central Sydney hotel, meet your naturalist guide and small group. Traveling aboard an air-conditioned 4WD safari vehicle, set out on a 1.5-hour drive, admiring the scenery as you journey into the Southern Highlands.

Accompanied by your guide, venture off-road to explore the wild bush of the highlands. Watch for Australian wildlife such as kangaroos, koalas, and wallabies, all of which inhabit the area. If you’re lucky you might even spot a platypus or emu. Your guide offers tips for spotting animals, and how to approach or take photos without disturbing them.

After lunch or afternoon tea, continue your safari until dusk, when you can spot nocturnal creatures such as possums and echidnas.

Finally, finish your wildlife adventure with a delicious dinner at a traditional pub in the heart of the Australian Outback—a fitting way to end the day—before being dropped off at your Sydney hotel.
Reviews (89)
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Reviewed 1 week ago
wildlife in their natural environment

Our tour on November 5, 2018 was the highlight of our visit to Sydney. Nothing can beat seeing wildlife in their natural environment and our guide excelled in his attempt to show us as many as humanly possible. We especially were impressed with spotlighting a...More

Thank Langley49
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Boutique Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your wonderful review of our Wildlife in the Wild tour. We're thrilled to hear you had a fantastic time and spotted so many different types of animals! Our guides really do try their best to give you the best chance...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Relaxed setting for wildlife viewing

I loved the tour absolutely. If you are in this for touching animals, feeding them, cuddling them, then please don't read further or engage yourself with this activity. This is for those that seek out animals in the comforts of their natural area with a...More

Thank Sridhar S
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Boutique Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sridhar, thank you for reviewing our popular Wildlife in the Wild tour! It sounds like you had a very successful day out and got to see a wide range of native Australian animals, including the often elusive platypus! This was very lucky indeed! We...More

Reviewed September 30, 2018
Fun day of History, Wildlife that is actually Wild, and Food (not the wildlife!).

My wife and I had a great time riding from Sydney and listening to Steve discuss the history of Australia, plant life, and animal life. We asked a lot of questions and he had great answers. We visited a state forest and visited a town...More

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ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Boutique Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Thanks Ben for your review of our Wildlife in the Wild tour! It sounds like you had a great and highly successful day out with Steve. We're also really pleased to hear that you enjoyed the meal stops along the way, and got to see...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018
All the wildlife

Skip the zoos and wildlife parks - this is a great way to see Australian wildlife and learn so much more about the different species and where they live! Our guide's (Ben) knowledge was incredible! It is a long day, but we saw koalas, echidnas,...More

Thank pagophilus
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Boutique Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thanks so much for your review of our Wildlife in the Wild tour! It sounds like you had a wonderful time with Ben. We completely agree with you, it's so much better seeing our gorgeous native animals in the wild, we're thrilled to hear you...More

Reviewed September 14, 2018
Awesome way to get out of Sydney and see some nature and wildlife

We loved this tour. It's a long day but our wonderful guide, Ben, made it an extremely entertaining and informative one. We saw too many animals to count but one highlight was four echidna in the same place--which Ben told us was rare indeed. Highly...More

Thank Julie S
ActivityManager, Public Relations Manager at Boutique Tours Australia, responded to this reviewResponded September 16, 2018

Thanks for your review of our Wildlife in the Wild tour, Julie! We're so happy to hear that you had a wonderful time with Ben. Four echidna's in the one spot is very rare indeed, what a great find! Wishing you all the best for...More

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Julie M
May 18, 2018|
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Response from DavidC20957 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Julie. I’m not associated with the tour at all. I just went on it as part of our vaca. However, when we took it we did get picked up at about 11:00 from our hotel, but others were picked up earlier and others after us... More
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YYLoo
April 2, 2018|
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Response from YogaLady40 | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I’m not able to answer this question . Maybe call the company direct however they are very professional and doubt they would confirm your booking and cancel on you. Hope you enjoy.
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