Take a leisurely drive along the south coast, including Grand Pacific Drive and Sea Cliff Bridge, on a full-day tour from Sydney. Visit typical Australian beachside towns, view the lush hilly countryside and Pacific Ocean, and have the option to go swimming and take coastal walks.
After morning pickup from your centrally located Sydney hotel, get comfortable in your private luxury Mercedes vehicle as you depart through the city's southern suburbs.
Connect to Grand Pacific Drive, one of Australia’s famous coastal routes, and stop for photo ops at a clifftop lookout with views over the steep sandstone cliffs of the Illawarra Escarpment. Continue your drive through beachfront towns, and have time for a dip in the water or walk on the beach. You can walk or drive across Sea Cliff Bridge, considered a masterpiece of modern engineering.
Next, head inland past green rolling hills and dairy farms on your way to Kiama, a picturesque town on the south coast. View the blowhole, where, where the sea surges through a gap in the volcanic rock when the conditions are right. Purchase lunch in Kiama, then stroll along the main streets, which are lined with heritage buildings and craft boutiques.
Your final stop takes you to the region’s commercial and industrial center, Wollongong. Check out the waterfront precinct known as the Blue Mile, which has cannon batteries at the headland and two lighthouses, plus a beach and cafes to stroll past.