The Best Adventure Tours in Australia

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Prepare yourself for an extraordinary journey with one of these amazing adventure tours in Australia. Our extensive research has led us to uncover the finest journeys available, carefully analyzed from a diverse range of offerings from highly regarded travel companies. Every aspect, from pricing and guest ratings to service quality, destinations, and activities, has been taken into account. Whether you're an experienced explorer or venturing to new places for the first time, these thoughtfully selected adventure tours promise an unforgettable adventure in Australia.


The Top 3:

  • 1 Days, $52.87

  • 91 Days, $8499.73

  • 3 Days, $535.42

What are adventure tours like in Australia?

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Here are the important factors:

  • 133 trip options analyzed
  • $259 average price per day (USD)
  • 1 to 91 days in length
  • 4.68 of 5 average rating
  • 27 people or less on average

You'll be surprised at the array of adventure tours in Australia, as there is something for everyone. It's no wonder that visitors can't get enough of these tours, boasting an impressive average guest rating of 4.68 out of 5 stars. Picture yourself joining a group of like-minded adventurers, with an average maximum size of 27 people, ensuring a fantastic blend of social and personalized experiences. The average tour length spans 10 days, with tours ranging from 1 to 91 days long. Regarding physical activity options, you'll find tours marked as easy, moderate, serious, and heart-pumping, with the most being easy. Looking at transportation, the tours are coach / bus and self drive, with the most as coach / bus. With our thorough analysis of 133 adventure tours, we've found the best. So rest assured that Australia has something to captivate every kind of traveler.

(All tour prices are in US Dollars before taxes, and come from a base price that is reported by TourRadar. Peak season prices can vary significantly, particularly in destinations where seasonal travel fluctuates dramatically.)

So, let's get to it and see...

The 10 Best Adventure Tours in Australia
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for adventure tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Mojosurf Australia



1 Days Start/End in Byron Bay 1 Destinations 20 People at Most Ages 18 to 60 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This fantastic trip has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Begin and conclude your remarkable journey in the gorgeous destination of Byron Bay. Lasting 1 days, the maximum group size is 20 people, and it's good for guests from 18 to 60 years old. Organized by Mojosurf Australia, this is a great deal because it's only $53 per day.

  • Surfing
  • Beach
$53
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for adventure tours.
by Mojosurf Australia



91 Days Sydney to Byron Bay 2 Destinations 30 People at Most Ages 18 to 60 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

With a stellar 4.5 out of 5 rating, this extraordinary voyage is the perfect choice. Begin your trip in Sydney and complete it with a memorable finale in Byron Bay. Spanning across 91 days, the voyage accommodates 30 individuals, and is suitable for guests from 18 to 60 years old. Offered by Mojosurf Australia, this remarkable voyage is priced at just $93 per day. Don't miss out on this incredible experience.

  • Surfing
  • Beach
$8,500
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for adventure tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Fraser Dingo 4WD Adventures



3 Days Start/End in Fraser Island 1 Destinations 29 People at Most Ages 23 to 35 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This exceptional trip offering by Fraser Dingo 4WD Adventures has received a 5 out of 5 rating. On this 3-day journey you can unwind while also making new memories. Fraser Island kicks off your expedition, serving as both the starting and finishing point. With a group size of 29 people, it's suitable for guests from 23 to 35 years old. You'll love the emphasis on local culture and beaches, too. This remarkable trip is priced at an unbeatable $178 per day.

  • In-depth Cultural
  • Beach
  • Camping
  • Self Drive
$535
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for adventure tours.
by Adventure Tours Australia



10 Days Start/End in Perth 8 Destinations 19 People at Most Ages 18 to 80 Guest Rating: 4.6 out of 5 stars

Check out this trip that has received rave reviews, earning a stellar 4.6 out of 5 rating. You'll create amazing memories while experiencing hiking and camping. Along the way, this journey encompasses 8 destinations, including Cape Range National Park, Exmouth, Karijini National Park, and Kalbarri National Park. You'll start and end this amazing trip in Perth. Spanning across 10 unforgettable days, this voyage offers an intimate group experience with 19 participants, and it's great for guests from 18 to 80 years old. Brought to you by the renowned Adventure Tours Australia, this exceptional opportunity is priced at an incredible $194 per day - an unbeatable value.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Camping
$1,938
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for adventure tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by No Limit Adventures



12 Days Start/End in Cairns 3 Destinations 8 People at Most Ages 18 to 99 Guest Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars

This 12-day journey is ideal for guests from 18 and up. And priced at only $220 per day, it's a great value, too. And since the priority is on wildlife and safaris, this tour is a great choice. Cairns will be both the start and end of your journey. It's offered by No Limit Adventures, a very popular company with rave reviews and knowledgeable guides.

  • Wildlife
  • Volunteering
  • Safari
$2,644
TourRadar
  • On Sale: 10% Off
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for adventure tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by INTRO Travel



28 Days Sydney to Cairns 12 Destinations 22 People at Most Ages 18 to 35 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Priced at just $96 per day, this terrific 28-day trip is ideal for guests from 18 to 35 years old. You'll enjoy surfing and sightseeing. Immerse yourself in a travel experience that includes 12 destinations, featuring Noosa, Fraser Island, Airlie Beach, and Whitsundays. Your journey starts off in Sydney and finishes in Cairns. Organized by the reputable INTRO Travel, this is one of the best tours on this list. It's also on sale right now!

  • Surfing
  • Sightseeing
  • Beach
$2,999 $2,699
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for adventure tours.
by Ultimate Travel



43 Days Sydney to Cairns 15 Destinations 25 People at Most Ages 18 to 35 Guest Rating: 4.5 out of 5 stars

Check out this incredible voyage that has received a 4.5 out of 5 rating from previous guests. On this amazing journey, you'll experience surfing and sightseeing. With a duration of 43 days, this journey ensures an intimate group size of 25 people, and is good for guests from 18 to 35 years old. Uncover the beauty of 15 destinations on this itinerary, with highlights such as Magnetic Island, Mission Beach, Bondi Beach, and Manly. Your journey will begin in Sydney and end in Cairns. This fantastic option, organized by Ultimate Travel, presents an unbeatable value at just $92 per day.

  • Surfing
  • Sightseeing
  • Beach
$3,948
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Intrepid Travel



6 Days Start/End in Launceston 3 Destinations 10 People at Most Ages 16 to 99 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

Spanning over 6 days, this journey has a maximum size of 10 individuals. Welcoming guests from 16 and up, it is organized by Intrepid Travel, a very popular company with plenty of great reviews. Guests on this trip get to partake in hiking, camping, and mountain hikes. Begin and conclude your remarkable journey in the gorgeous destination of Launceston. Available at an unbeatable price of only $368 per day, this option also has a rating of 5 out of 5 stars from previous guests.

  • Hiking & Trekking
  • Camping
  • Mountain Hikes
$2,209
TourRadar
  • Great Value: the daily price is lower than average for adventure tours.
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Via Travel Australia



16 Days Sydney to Cairns 14 Destinations 16 People at Most Ages 18 to 49 Guest Rating: 4.9 out of 5 stars

Here's your chance to take off on an exceptional voyage that has garnered a 4.9 out of 5 rating. With a duration of 16 days, this jouney will have 16 participants, and it warmly welcomes guests from 18 to 49 years old. You're in for an epic adventure with a strong emphasis on snorkelling, beaches, and wildlife & nature photography. Expertly organized by Via Travel Australia, this amazing trip is an incredible value at just $250 per day.

  • Jeep & 4WD
  • Dolphin watching
  • Kayak & Canoe
  • Snorkelling
  • Boat
  • Beach
  • Local Guide
  • Wildlife & Nature Photography
$3,999
TourRadar
  • High Quality: guest ratings are higher than average.
by Globus



17 Days Auckland to Sydney 11 Destinations through New Zealand, Australia 46 People at Most Ages 5 to 80 Guest Rating: 5.0 out of 5 stars

This memorable trip, visiting New Zealand and Australia, is offered by Globus which has received plenty of positive reviews. The trip itself has a guest rating of 5 out of 5 stars, and is priced affordably at $442 per day. Experience a trip that takes you to 11 remarkable destinations, including Waiheke Island, Waitomo, Matamata, and Rotorua. Your journey will begin in Auckland and end in Sydney. The maximum group size is 46 people, welcoming guests from 5 to 80 years old.

  • Family
$6,369
TourRadar

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How much do Adventure Tours in Australia cost?

Average Daily Price Adventure Tours
$259

Visitors will find a large range of terrific options for adventure tours when planning a visit to Australia. The price of these specific trips can vary according to length, destinations, and travel style. The average price of adventure tours in Australia based on data from 133 options is an affordable $259 per day. If you're interested in more information about tours here, see our guide to tour prices in Australia.

And for more information on Australia, see Australia Travel Costs and Australia Hotel Costs.


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