tent on mt. kosciuszko


Climb Mt. Kosciuszko

Stand at the top of one of the Seven Summits, down under!

DESTINATION: Mt. Kosciuszko and Sydney Harbor – Australia

DAYS: 9 Days

COST: $3,950

2019 DATES: 12/10 – 12/18

2020 DATES: 12/10 – 12/18

Custom dates are available upon request. Please call for more details. 


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Australia Itinerary

K2 Travel General Information

Australia Packing List

Australia Training Plan

Trip Details

Trek to the top of Mt. Kosciuszko, the highest mountain on the Australian continent and one of the Seven Summits. Then, get up close and personal with the unique wildlife of Australia at the Koala Bear Park Sanctuary while feeding the koalas, kangaroos, wallabies, and wombats in a peaceful Australian rainforest. If you still need more adventure, you can test your nerves swimming with sharks in the Sydney Aquarium Xtreme Shark Tank.

Trip Highlights

Private lodge accommodations in Thredbo

Visit the Aquarium

Swim with the sharks option

Meet the Koalas

Private yacht excursion in Sydney Harbor


Day 1: Travel to Sydney, Australia

Day 2: Travel to Sydney, Australia (lose one day due to international dateline)

Day 3: Arrive in Sydney, drive to Thredbo

Day 4: Begin climb of Mt. Kosciuszko

Day 5: Finish climb of Mt. Kosciuszko

Day 6: Drive to Sydney

Day 7: Sydney Harbor yacht tour

Day 8: Koala Bear Park Sanctuary and shark swim

Day 9: Depart Sydney and arrive home

Refer to the full itinerary for specific details about the trip.

$3,950 Cost Per Person, double occupancy

A non-refundable deposit of $1,000 is required at time of sign up. Full payment is required 75 days prior to departure date. You are responsible for planning, arranging and purchasing all optional excursions to the Great Barrier Reef or any other attractions in Australia.

More information – Kevin Cherilla kevin@k2adventures.org

What’s Included:

All land transportation in Australia

All tents and hotel accommodations (double occupancy)

All all meals listed in the itinerary

All park fees, entrance fees and permits

Private Yacht excursion in Sydney Harbor

Koala Bear Park Sanctuary admission

Professional experienced guide

What’s Not Included:

Air transportation to Sydney

Tips for hotel staff and drivers ($150)

Sydney Acquarium Xtreme Shark Tank admission

Subsequent lodging and food beyond the 9 day team itinerary

All individual drinks, either alcoholic or non-alcoholic

All food/drinks/meals not listed on the itinerary

Traveler, Medical and Evacuation Insurance