Why choose Scenic for your small group tour of Australia

Why choose Scenic for your small group tour of Australia


Our vast country is a land of astonishing landscapes and rugged wilderness, woven by a tapestry of ancient culture. The fascinating beauty of these spectacular places and their depth of culture is mesmerising. 
Your own ‘backyard’ offers the opportunity for some of the most unique and remarkable holiday experiences. Sit back, relax and enjoy the journey, knowing that when travelling with Scenic, you’re in the best of hands. 

Scenic is Australian-founded

Founded in 1986 in Newcastle by Glen Moroney, Scenic’s entry into the travel industry was through touring throughout Australia. Creating unique journeys across this stunning landscape is in our DNA. We deliver first-class service and are proud of our heritage after more than three decades in the business, continuing our passion and commitment to helping Australians explore Australia. Scenic goes to the Nth Degree to ensure all guests have the holiday of a lifetime – where it be at home or abroad.  
Uluru, Australia

Everything is taken care of so you can relax and enjoy 

If you have ever planned a holiday, you know how overwhelming it can be to organise the itinerary and consider all the logistics. Researching which accommodation is best in remote areas? How far can you drive each day without getting too tired to explore? Where are the best sights to see? Who can tell me the stories about the places I will visit? 

Travelling in Australia with Scenic is an ideal way to eliminate the hassle of planning and take advantage of our decades of expertise. With all the details taken care of, all you need to do is pack your bags and enjoy!  
The Ghan cabin drinks

Your journey is handcrafted and personalised for you 

Our expert Journey Designers are based here in Australia and they shape many opportunities for travellers to immerse themselves in the landscape and culture. Our handcrafted journeys set the benchmark in escorted land journeys. From the best accommodation and transport complemented by unique sightseeing and the services of a dedicated Scenic Tour Director and knowledgeable drivers, you’ll find the Scenic difference is in the details. 

Your exclusive Scenic Enrich and Scenic Freechoice activities, are handpicked to give you a range of exceptional experiences that allow you to personalise your journey. From history to culture, cuisine to nature, there’s a choice of options for everyone. Scenic Special Stays are curated to ensure you have the best possible accommodation in each location to rest your head each evening. Our hotels are selected on more than reputation alone, rather on a combination of location, character and ambience to ensure your hotel stay is truly reflective of your destination. You'll be thrilled by the range of dining options, from local and indigenous fare to specialty cuisines. 
Broome sunset motorbike

Trusted partners with outstanding standards 

Our decades of experience and lengthy travel industry relationships means we can provide you with the finest journey for the best value. Our suppliers (including hotels, restaurants, cruising, rail and sightseeing) are carefully selected to ensure that not only is your travel experience of the highest standard, but also that your health and well-being are of primary importance and practices are carefully and confidently adhered to. 
Emma Gorge at El Questro

Nth Degree Service

We've thought about all the details - so you don't have to. During your fully escorted small group tour, you will enjoy the company of your knowledgeable local guides and expert Tour Directors.  

Tour Directors are employed by Scenic and their role is to provide exceptional service, knowledge, friendliness, adventure and comfort. With new measures required, they will ensure high standards of hygiene and social distancing are maintained. The expertise your Scenic Tour Director offers ensures a smooth day to day running of your trip. The most common feedback we receive from our returning guests is praise for the caring, efficient and passionate nature of our Tour Directors. 
Tour Director John Miekle in Tasmania

Why drive when you can unwind? 

Perhaps you’ve considered a self-drive trip through the outback? The roads of the outback and remote areas of Australia, require some special skills and local knowledge that can’t be assumed unless you’ve covered the terrain many times. Like when is the best time drive when wildlife is not as active along the roads?  
Sundowner Drinks at El Questro

Meet like-minded travellers 

Joining a small group of travellers adds a social aspect to your holiday, especially if you are travelling solo. It also provides a sense of relief if you are feeling nervous about travelling. Many enjoy the interactions, make life-long friends and even head off on second and third Scenic adventures together. 
Barossa Valley tour group

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