Australia’s capital city, Canberra, is the perfect self-drive holiday destination.
Whether it’s world-class wining and dining, iconic national attractions or breathtaking adventures in the great outdoors, Canberra has everything that’s needed and it’s all just moments away.
Canberra is perfectly positioned within an easy and scenic drive of pristine beaches, beautiful snow-capped mountains, quaint countryside and award-winning food and wine regions. Driving is the ideal way to explore this spectacular part of the world.
Nestled conveniently between Sydney and Melbourne, Australia’s vibrant, multicultural capital of Canberra is home to iconic national attractions, acclaimed restaurants and natural beauty.
Uncover some of Australia’s most important national treasures at a host of national attractions that bring Australian culture, history and heritage to life. Explore restaurants and markets boasting the freshest regional produce and hand-crafted souvenirs. Dig a little deeper to unearth Canberra’s gems and be rewarded with a city full of surprises.
On this seven-day itinerary, experience the delights of Australia’s capital city before venturing further to discover its diverse and scenic surrounds. From the rural charms of the countryside, to the stunning Australian Alps and picture-perfect beaches of the coast, get ready to explore this remarkable region.
All major car rental operators have offices at Canberra Airport and city locations. There are no road tolls within Canberra. Easy access, ample and cheap parking at all national attractions and minimal traffic congestion make Canberra an easy and perfect self-drive destination.