Along with the world’s most livable cities, it is no secret that Australia is renowned for its great outdoors, nature and wildlife experiences. From the grandeur of the Sydney Harbour; to the Great Barrier Reef; to driving the Great Ocean Road; there are plenty of ways to experience Australia’s unique wildlife and diverse landscapes. The aquatic and culinary experiences are pristine and diverse. And the best part of Australia is the Australians, genuine and charming with an unpretentious approach to everything. Virgin Australia flies from Los Angeles to Sydney & Brisbane and Melbourne, making it easier than ever to travel to more destinations in Australia. Having recently re-launched their long haul B777 aircraft, Virgin Australia offers brand new aircraft cabins for both Business Class & Premium cabin guests flying to Australia.

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Cosmopolitan Australia - Sydney & Melbourne with Premium Air from $2,999 per person

10 Days/7 Nights: Commence your 10 day itinerary in style traveling Virgin Australia International Premium in your dedicated cabin whilst enjoying a la carte cuisine, fine wines and generous legroom. Enjoy the stunning harbor city of Sydney, a small group Sydney sightseeing tour and Sydney harbor cruise. A short 90 minutes flight to the cosmopolitan city of Melbourne where you will enjoy a walking tour of the city's laneways and arcades as well as a full day tour to see the Penguins coming to shore at Phillip Island.

Melbourne and Tasmania from $1,999 per person - Upgrade to Premium cabin with Virgin Australia for an additional $999 round trip

9 days/6 nights: Melbourne, Australia's most livable city with its laneways and arcades ideal for exploring and onto coastal Victoria to see the natural phenomenon of the Little Penguins coming to shore each evening on Phillip Island. A short flight over the Tasman Sea takes you to the Island state of Tasmania and its capital, the stunning harborside city Hobart. Explore Hobart by half day tram tour and consider an optional full day tour to the World Heritage Listed Port Arthur historic site. Flights with Virgin Australia.

Best of Australia - Melbourne, Great Ocean Road, Ayers Rock & Sydney from $3,899 per person

15 Days/12 Nights: This fifteen day itinerary to Melbourne, Great Ocean Road, Ayers Rock and Sydney highlights the many contrasts of Australia from cosmopolitan cities to breathtaking coastlines, red desert encompassing awe inspiring Ayers Rock to the stunning beauty of Sydney harbor. Enjoy free hotel nights and special touring offers as we transport you around Australia with Virgin Australia.

Contrasts of Australia - Melbourne, Great Barrier Reef and Sydney from $3,799 per person

14 Days/11 Nights: This fourteen day itinerary to Melbourne, Port Douglas and Sydney highlights the many contrasts of Australia from cosmopolitan cities to breathtaking coastlines and the stunning beauty of Sydney harbor. Enjoy free hotel nights and special touring offers as we transport you around Australia with Virgin Australia.

Sydney and Great Barrier Reef from $2,699 per person

11 Days/8 Nights: This eleven day itinerary to Sydney & Port Douglas is packed full of luxury experiences & exclusive special offers. Commence your 11 days itinerary in stunning Sydney and enjoy a small group Sydney sightseeing tour, Sydney harbor cruise, tour & lunch at the Sydney Opera House and a full day small group tour to the World Heritage Listed Blue Mountains, located two hours outside of Sydney. Located just north of Cairns, Port Douglas offers a sophisticated and low-key escape for travelers. Port Douglas retains an unpretentious and relaxed ambiance and here you will enjoy a full day tour the Great Barrier Reef and a half day at Mossman Gorge located on the edge of the Daintree Rainforest.

qualia, Rainforest and Sydney from $4,799 per person

13 Days/10 nights: Begin your Australian experience at qualia, nestled neatly into the northern tip of Hamilton Island and surrounded by the unsurpassed beauty of the Great Barrier Reef. Onward to Silky Oaks in the Daintree Reinforest. Spectacularly situated on the Mossman Gorge River Finish in Sydney and all it has to offer - discover the harbor, the city's historic enclaves, restaurants and cafes, beaches, museums and art galleries. For the ultimate Sydney experience, take in the views from the Shangri La hotel, the perfect location and your Sydney home for four nights.