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Best Wildlife Tours in Australia

Australia is rich in wildlife and marine life and it is also home to some amazing landscapes. More than 80% of the mammals, insects and reptiles here, are exclusive to this beautiful country. This means you won’t find this abundance of variety anywhere else, offering the best wildlife tours in Australia. What's more, are the copiousness of opportunities to witness animals in open and witness them in their natural habitat, you can out in the wild with the help of organised trips and live the raw wildlife experience in a huge zoo and well-maintained wildlife parks. So, with this abundance, why not take a wildlife tour to Australia and explore the rich marine and wildlife. Like there are these critters, for example - kangaroos, wombats and possums which are extensively dispersed around the continent and are comparatively easy to spot. Some are a bit shy and don't come out in open like - the creatures that are rare, shy, endangered, migratory, and endemic to confined areas, and has a combination of these traits, are famously indefinable. These animals are dingoes, platypuses, Tassie Devils and whale sharks.

 

Other than this the richness of wildlife can be seen in the species that no one would ever expect to find in Australia, and these are buffalo, camels and foxes. Friendly animals, like quokkas, dolphins, and wallabies are also one of these kinds. Hey, wait, there are some famous unfriendly ones also - like world’s biggest crocodiles and the most poisonous snakes; and, lastly, a bunch of creatures that are rare to spot and has achieved legend status. Just for your information in case you are in Australia for your much-awaited wildlife tour and you snap a photographic evidence of the mythical bunyip, (supposedly) extinct Tasmanian Tiger, fearsome drop-bear, or fabled Gippsland panther, then please preserve it and send it to the wildlife associations as it can be a treasure. So here we have selected the best experiences for an adventurous wildlife tour in Australia.

Popular Packages

Package Name Duration Price Starts From Rating  
  Penguin Island and Fremantle Town Tour in Australia 1D ₹ 11525 3.0 star View Details
  Day Tour to Perth Gold Mint and Caversham Wildlife Park 1D ₹ 10544 4.0 star View Details
  Tour to Grampians National Park near Melbourne 1D ₹ 5738 3.0 star View Details
  The Great Ocean Road Sunset Tour 1D ₹ 4855 3.0 star View Details
  Cape Tribulation Stay Package 2D 1N ₹ 19371 4.0 star View Details
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    Perth
    d1 Day

    About the Activity: Get picked up from your hotel in an air conditioned vehicle.Start your Penguin Island tour with a 45 minute dolphin and sea lion cruise of Shoalwater Bay near Perth.An expert guide points out dolphins, seabirds and other wildlife during the ferry rid...

    Good 3.0
    23 ratings

    Starting from

    11525


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    Perth
    d1 Day

    About the Activity:Visit the Perth Mint, a unique combination of activities, exhibitions and demonstrations, enabling visitors to experience the astonishing allure of gold.Commence your tour at 9.00 AM after getting picked up from your hotel in Perth in an air conditio...

    Very Good 4.0
    27 ratings

    Starting from

    10544


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    Melbourne
    d1 Day

    About the Activity:If you are in Australia make it a point to visit the Grampian National park and explore the natural beauty of the place.Start your trip by getting picked from your door step in Melbourne at around 07:00 AM to experience the coastal region of Australia....

    Good 3.0
    33 ratings

    Starting from

    5738


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    Great Ocean Road
    d1 Day

    About the Activity: If you want to spend some leisure and peaceful time away from the hustle and bustle of the city, then this tour is a perfect tour for you. Drive through the coastal areas the famous Great Ocean Road. Get a pick up from your hotel at around 10:00 AM...

    Good 3.0
    27 ratings

    Starting from

    4855


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    Cape Tribulation
    d2 Days n1 Night

    About the Activity Embark on this amazing two days tour of Cape Tribulation and get a chance to explore its beautiful locations in sufficient time.Start your trip from Cairns at around 7.30 AM and drive through the beautiful coastal roads in an air-conditioned coach, of...

    Very Good 4.0
    29 ratings

    Starting from

    19371


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    Cape Tribulation
    h12 Hours

    About the ActivityStart your journey from the Cairns at around 7.30 AM and drive through the scenic coastal roads of Australia in an air-conditioned coach.After reaching, explore the Wildlife Habitat of Port Douglas and get a chance to behold the beautiful Australian wil...

    Very Good 4.0
    25 ratings

    Starting from

    7111


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    Perth
    d9 Days n8 Nights

    About the Activity:Experience 9 days of adventure, hiking, wildlife interaction, culture, cool hostels, amazing scenery and a lot more with this delightful trip from Perth to Broome.Join this journey along the West Coast and into the wild where you will experience a fa...

    Very Good 4.0
    39 ratings

    Starting from

    75767


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    Brisbane
    h9 Hours

    About the Activity: Get picked up at around 7.45 AM from the mentioned location Mantra - Southbank, Hotel Urban - Wickham Tce, Best Western Metropole - Wickham Tce, Punthill Hotel - Astor Tce and Sebel Suite Hotel - Charlotte St. and take a Short drive to Cleveland wher...

    Very Good 4.0
    23 ratings

    Starting from

    7307


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    Cape Tribulation
    d1 Day

    About the Activity:Set out on a tour that is steeped in culture and history of the Ngadiku civilization. The guided walk will enthrall you with tales of the living styles of the indigenous tribes.Start your tour after getting picked up from the mentioned location from Ca...

    Very Good 4.0
    39 ratings

    Starting from

    14173


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    Perth
    h4 Hours

    About the Activity:Explore the majestic Australian wildlife on this tour to Yanchep National Park.Start your tour after getting picked from your hotel in Perth and meeting your guide. Post this, you'll be transferred on an air-conditioned coach to Yanchep National Park.H...

    Good 3.0
    35 ratings

    Starting from

    6130


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    Perth
    d1 Day

    About the Activity: Invoke in this tour that allows you to explore the enduring beauty of Western Australia.Get picked up at 9.00 AM from your hotel at Perth in an air conditioned coach.Explore the Neil Hawkins Park, nestled on the banks of Lake Joondalup and then Lance...

    Good 3.0
    30 ratings

    Starting from

    9563


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    Phillip Island
    d2 Days n1 Night

    About the Activity If you are looking for some amazing wildlife adventure in Australia, this tour is a perfect fit for you. Explore various wildlife century on the Phillip Island and get a chance to cuddle and feed various beautiful Australian animals like koalas, kang...

    Good 3.0
    29 ratings

    Starting from

    9563


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    Darwin
    h13 Hours

    About the ActivityEmbark on this amazing and adventurous tour and explore the Australia's largest National Park like never before..Get picked up from your hotel early morning at around 06:30 AM and drive through one of the longest roads in Australia, the Stuart Highway, ...

    Good 3.0
    26 ratings

    Starting from

    10789


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    Cape Tribulation
    d1 Day

    About the Activity:Enjoy this fabulous tour and explore the majestic beauty of the scenic coastal while you drive across the surrounding.Witness the diversified flora and fauna with a short trip to the Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas.Enjoy the view of the beautiful coastl...

    Good 3.0
    30 ratings

    Starting from

    8779


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    Cairns
    d1 Day

    About the Activity:Embark on this exciting Army Duck Tropical Tour which starts at 08:00 AM in the morning and witness the scenic appeal and the tranquility of this entire place.Its a great opportunity for naturalist and wildlife lovers as this tropical tour provides the...

    Very Good 4.0
    36 ratings

    Starting from

    8337


Attractions

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Blue Mountains National Park

The Blue Mountains National Park is the country's pride and heritage. It houses a number of endangered mammals, including Tiger Quoll. Situated at the heart of the Blue Mountains, this national park attracts more than 3 million visitors every year.

Highlights: The Blue Mountains National Park is a spectacular area, belonging to Australia. The national park offers a wide range of sports and activities to its visitors, which including mountain climbing, rock climbing, short walks, overnight adventure, long way lookouts, and Canyoning. The largest bird, 'Emu' flies into this park every summer, which is an absolute mesmerizing scene to witness.

Location: Blue Mountains National Part is located in the heart of Blue Mountain hills of New South Wales, Australia.

Price: Entry to the Blue Mountains National Park is free of any monetary value. But it costs $8 per day if you have vehicles parked in the parking lot. 
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Melbourne Zoo

Melbourne Zoo is Australia's oldest zoo and was modeled on London Zoo. The zoo was opened on 6 October 1862 at the Royal Park site in 55-acre (22 ha) on land donated by the City of Melbourne. Before this, animals were housed at the botanical gardens in Melbourne. Visitors can see historical cages, including the heritage listed Elephant House, which has been renovated and adapted for use for customers paying to sleep overnight in tents at the zoo in popular Roar and Snore evenings. These evenings allow the public to see some of the nocturnal animals at the zoo in evening guided tours by keepers. One of the most famous exhibits was Quinine the elephant. The zoo is set among flower gardens and picnic areas. Many of the animals are now organized in bioclimatic zones: African rainforest featuring gorillas, mandrills, pigmy hippos and parrots; Asian Rainforest with tigers and otters; and the Australian bush with koalas, kangaroos, emus, echidnas and endangered hairy-nosed wombats.

 
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Taronga Zoo

Taronga Zoo is one of the best zoological park in Sydney, New South Wales in Australia. The zoo was opened on 7th October 1916 and is among the best places to explore different types of wild animals.

 

Location: Taronga Zoo is located in the shores of Sydney Harbor in the suburb of Mosman. To reach the zoo, you can use public transport which is easily available or private vehicles if you please.

Highlights: Taronga Zoo has different animal species nearly about 340 species and more than 2600 individual animals. You can also hire the venue to organize any functions or events with a 180 degree and peaceful view of the Sydney harbor making those events truly memorable.

Best time to visit: Taronga Zoo is open daily including the Christmas days. The visiting hours are 9:30 am-4:30 pm in the month of May to August, 9:30 am-5:00 pm from September to April and on new year's eve 9:30 am - 4:00 pm. You need to plan your trip accordingly to the timings of the zoo.
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Cleland Conservation Park

If you want to experience the natural and cultural beauty of Adelaide, the visit to Cleland Conservation Park is a must. The area includes the renowned Cleland Wildlife Park, the Mount Lofty Peak and the famous Waterfall Gully. There are walking as well as cycling trails that let you enjoy the varied wildlife and picturesque view of Adelaide hills.



Highlights: Cleland Wildlife Park is the habitat of hundred and thirty native Australian species. These include the kangaroos and koalas. Stop by the Cleland Cafe for a refreshing meal and coffee. The cafe uses fresh and seasonal produces for their cuisines.

Location: The protected area is located twenty two kilometres from Adelaide.

Timing: The Cleland Conservation Park is opened 24/7. The Cleland Wildlife Park is open from 9:30 AM to 5 PM.

Price: The entry fee to Cleland Wildlife Park is $22 for adults. The fee for children is $11. 
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Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary

Voted as one of the most popular tourist destinations, Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary has been the crown of National Trust of Australian properties. Enlisted also as one of the earliest nature-basedtourists spots of Queensland, this Sanctuary is an embodiment of all that the NTAQ represents: conserving Indigenous, historical and natural heritage and cultures. Blinky Bill is now present for the daily shows thereby making the total experiences worth paying a visit. Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary is the ultimate spot to visit when on a holiday adventure with the family or loved ones.

 The four identifiable areas in the main sanctuary comprise of three on the eastern side of the highway: original sanctuary site on south of Tomewin Street, reserve lands around Flat Rock Creek, picnic ground and car park on the north of Tomewin Street and an area of land on the west of Gold Coast Highway, popular as the Western Reserve. A tunnel under highway links eastern and western sides of the sanctuary.

Things to do: Catch the free flight bird show and go on the absolutely eco-friendly Segway Safari or visit the wildlife hospital and visit the sanctuary market. The best time to visit is in end of October and from 11 onwards.
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Bronte Park

Bronte park is a famous recreational space for families in Sydney. It has many great facilities and promises you a delightful experience. This is among the must visit tourist attraction while you are in Sydney. What most people like about the place is that it also has a beach in the park so people can enjoy it too.

Location:
The park is located at the east end of Bronte road in the Bronte region itself.

Highlights -  
The park is extremely pleasant and quite grassy. It is perfectly suitable for a family outing and also for leisurely activities like cooking barbeque. You can have a beautiful view of the ocean through the park and even swimming pool facilities are available.

Best time to visit: The park stays open on all days from 6:30 in the morning to sunset in the evening so you can visit it anytime during the specified timings.
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Perth Zoo

Located at the banks of Swan River about 5 minutes from Perth CBD, lay the Perth Zoo. The Zoo remains open every day of the year and as per records it has never been closed from the day it was opened in 1898. It is quite large an area so if the program is for half a day then one may lose out on essential part of the zoo, so an ideal tour would be for a full day. Almost all types of animals are available here with all coming from different parts of the globe. There are Asian animals, African, Australian, South American and not to forget a whole range of love fauna and a wide range of unique plants. The entry fee of the zoo is different for individuals and for groups. However for child below 4 years of age the entry is free. There are membership cards and citizen concession card which allows great discounts. Educational programs and events are organised here too which are especially good for the kids.

Location: 20 Labouchere Rd, South Perth 
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Springbrook National Park

Springbrook has been enlisted as a world heritage national park. Springbrook is the home to a world of epiphytes, strangler figs, rare birds and plants, glow in the dark mushrooms, vines tangling around trees, mossy fern groves. Few places in the world contain such plants and animals which remain unchanged from the ancestors in fossil records. Springbrook Mountain has its origins millions of years ago. Still not spoilt by excessive commercialization, Springbrook is a part of ancient Gondwana Rainforests and home to avariety of wildlife such as the rare Albert’s Lyrebird, rosellas and the bowerbirds. One can relax in the protected rainforest and look at the stars in the clear sky or pay a visit to the colonies of the glow-worms any time of the year.

Location: Gold Coast hinterland 45 minutes from Surfers Paradise and about 1.5 hours away from Brisbane.

Things to do: Walking tracks, picnic, guided tours and long walks, View wildlife and Horse riding.

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