Explore the Snowy Mountains in style and conquer the mighty Mount Kosciusko, Australia’s tallest mountain. Hike Australia’s only alpine region and discover the rugged mountains, glacial lakes and rivers that inspired Banjo Paterson to write The Man From Snowy River.
The Snowy Mountains have plenty to offer outside of winter, with this 4-day, deluxe experience showcasing some of the best hikes, walks and trails that Australia’s only alpine region has to offer. With an experienced local guide, climb to the summit of Mount Kosciusko – Australia’s tallest mountain – and take in some of the country’s most spectacular views.
Starting in either Sydney or Canberra, self-drive to the cosmopolitan town of Jindabyne where you will check into your five-star, deluxe mountain chalet, your base for the next 4 days. Each morning, meet your experienced, local guide and set out to explore the rugged landscape that inspired one of Australia’s most famous bush poems The Man From Snowy River. Though challenging, each of the three hikes is unique, showcasing Australia’s only glacial lakes, historic huts and wildflower meadows. Along the way, you will cross the fabled Snowy River and pass stunning landmarks including Hedley Tarn, Blue Lake and Bob’s Ridge. The final hike will culminate in you conquering the mighty Mount Kosciusko, where views of the awe-inspiring Australian Alps stretch as far as the eye can see.
At the end of each action-packed day, you will relax and unwind in the height of luxury at Lake Crackenback Resort & Spa. Your deluxe mountain chalet boasts its own distinctive design and unique inclusions, with large, wall-to-ceiling windows overlooking lush mountain views. If you are not completely worn out at the end of the day, partake in the resort’s many free activities including archery, canoeing, golf, low ropes, tennis, trout fishing and more.
This luxury self-drive package includes three nights at Lake Crackenback Resort & Spa on a twin share basis and an experienced local guide for the duration of all three day hikes.
Channel your inner Banjo Paterson and experience the ‘real’ Australia on this incredible 4-day escape. Explore the Snowy Mountains and end your break on a literal high at the summit of Mount Kosciusko. The experience will have you feeling on top of the world.
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This tour is eligible to earn ONLYLUXE reward points.