Kosciuszko National Park
New South Wales
Snowgums, Schnapps and 5 Star service!
This relaxing and informative tour visits several significant Snowy Scheme sites while touring around Australia’s high alpine areas. You will see magnificent mountain vistas, learn about the Scheme from professionals, stay in unique and comfortable accommodation, and sample the best of the high country’s cuisine and wine. Come and let our guides look after you on this intimate, small group tour with a difference…
Let Jeff and Janine show you around their amazing backyard on this tour with a difference!
Tour departs Canberra.
Contact us for more information, and with any questions you may have – we’d love to hear from you!
Give us a call on 0412 173 430
DAY 1 – Canberra to Yarrangobilly
Early morning pick-up from your Canberra accommodation. Cruise through the Monaro plains and into the high country, with a morning tea stop at the Snowy Hydro Discovery Centre in Cooma. Lunch is in Adaminaby, before a visit to the Snowy Scheme Museum. We then head into the national park to Yarrangobilly Caves in time for your Eco Tech tour. Local wine and nibbles, and your two course homemade dinner is provided at your accommodation in Caves House.
Day 2 – Yarrangobilly to Khancoban
After your guided tour of the spectacular Jillabenan Cave (fully accessible), we head to the Hydro Scheme town of Cabramurra (Australia’s highest town) for lunch. We then continue through the park to Khancoban, viewing magnificent scenery, and some of the Scheme’s infrastructure along the way. Another two course homemade dinner is provided at your accommodation, which happens to be where the Queen and the Duke stayed on their 1963 visit!
Day 3 – Khancoban to Jindabyne
After breakfast we head to Murray 1 Power Station for a very interesting and informative tour. We then continue through the national park along the scenic Alpine Way, to Australia’s highest distillery, for lunch and schnapps tasting. We arrive at your lakefront accommodation in Jindabyne in time for a stroll along the foreshore, before dinner at a nearby bistro.
Day 4 – Jindabyne to Canberra
This morning we head back into the park to visit Charlotte Pass, as well as the Snowy Scheme sites of Guthega, Munyang and Island Bend. After lunch in Jindabyne, we make our way back to Canberra for farewells, and drop-offs at your Canberra accommodation.