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Jamala Wildlife Tour

TOUR HIGHLIGHT: This Unique and Amazing Experience is certainly something to tick off your bucket list. It offers an experience beyond the average. Jamala Wildlife Lodge offers you the opportunity of experiencing the thrill of close encounters with some of the worlds most dangerous and endangered animals, as well as relaxing in the unique atmosphere of its three individually designed five-star accommodation hubs.

7th April 2019
4 Days

DAY 1 Sunday 7th April 19 GUNDAGAI, CANBERRA (B,D)

Welcome aboard for the amazing Jamala Wildlife Safari. Today we travel through Albury and along the Hume Freeway to Gundagai for lunch and a chance to view the Dog on the Tuckerbox. See the ruins of the Old Five Mile Pub.  After lunch we make our way to our capital Canberra. We settle in for TWO NIGHTS at the Quality Hotel, Dickson. 


DAY 2 Monday 8th CANBERRA  ATTRACTIONS (B,L,D)

This morning, after breakfast, we visit Parliament House, and experience Australias robust democracy in action. You will also find some of Australias finest historical treasures and contemporary art on display throughout the building, and in their permanent and temporary exhibitions. Next is an interesting tour of the Royal Australian Mint where every Australian coin in the pockets of millions of Australians is made. We then delight in a Lunch Cruise on Lake Burley Griffin. Following lunch we make our way to the Australian War Memorial. The Australian War Memorial consists of three parts: the Commemorative Area (shrine) including the Hall of Memory with the Tomb of the Unknown Australian Soldier, the Memorial's galleries (museum) and Research Centre (records). The Memorial also has an outdoor Sculpture Garden.  Tonight we relax in the motel and enjoy a delicious dinner.


DAY 3 Tuesday 9th JAMALA LODGE (B,D)

After breakfast we make a visit to Cockington Green. Have the world at your feet! Venture into this delightful and fascinating display of meticulously handcrafted miniature buildings from around the world. Continue to indulge in the wonders around you at the National Museum of Australia we take an informative tour, and enjoy a break for lunch (at own expense). Then we make our way to Jamala Lodge. Meet in the UShaka Lodge and become acquainted with Colin, Colby and Brodie (our black & white Colobus Monkeys), and Homer & Tawny (Queensland Groper and Tawney Nurse Shark). We then take part in an Afternoon Safari where you can enjoy this tour into The National Zoo & Aquarium with one of the guides and meet some of our beautiful animals. You will also learn some amazing facts about different species from around the world. We return to our rooms where you will have time to relax before dinner, or maybe you would prefer to further explore the Zoo. This evening, venture through the Aquarium Rainforest and into The Cave to enjoy pre-dinner drinks with your fellow passengers and some exotic residents. At Dinner you can indulge in our Chefs African influenced Dinner Party menu. We then return to our suites to enjoy the sounds of the Zoo at night.


DAY 4 Wednesday 10th CANBERRA - HOME (B)


Oh, the wonderful feeling of waking up in such a unique and exotic location!! Delight in a sumptuous breakfast before heading out on a Morning Safari. You head back into the Zoo and experience the sights and sounds of the animals as they awaken, and have some free time to wander around before bidding farewell to all the animals and boarding Cardwells.


Giraffe Treehouses are set amongst lush surroundings allowing guests to overlook and wander freely amongst a friendly herd of animals in a private enclosure. At the end of your afternoon tour, you will have the opportunity to feed one of our resident giraffes, Hummer, from either your balcony or in his enclosure (he decides where, but nearly always from your balcony!). All Treehouses feature king beds, bath tubs,  bath robes, optional climate control, complimentary wireless internet, music system with MP3 input, television with complimentary Foxtel and premium amenities. King Bed + Double Sofa Bed.

Price: $2,150/ per person based on TWIN SHARE (For Single Supplement Price contact our Office)

 Jungle Bungalows are luxurious individual suites adjoining a variety of enclosures throughout the property. A glass wall is all that will separate you from a pride of lions, cheetahs, tiger, brown bears or a Malayan sun bear! Regardless of whether you are relaxing in your lounge area, resting in bed or taking a leisurely bath, you will only be a heartbeat away from these amazing creatures. All rooms feature king beds,  bath robes, indulgent bath tubs, optional climate control, complimentary wireless internet, music system with MP3 input, television with complimentary Foxtel and premium amenities. King Bed + Double Sofa Bed.

Price: $2,450 /per person based on TWIN SHARE (For Single Supplement Price contact our Office)

Shark Grand Suite has its own private floor in uShaka Lodge. Rather than animals outside your room, you have a terrace that sits above the shark tank! Guests will be taken onto the terrace and will have a private feeding of these majestic creatures. The suite features 2 rooms and 2 bathrooms (the main bathroom also has an indulgent spa bath). King + King Split Beds.

Price: $2110 /per person based on TWIN SHARE (For Single Supplement Price contact our Office)

Reef room at Jamala features a large viewing window looking directly into a 5 metre deep ocean aquarium!  The Maori Wrasse and Flowery Cod and their friends will spend as much time checking you out as you do watching them. Pop over to the other window and see if you can spot the hyenas. This room is situated in a private corner adjacent to the uShaka lounge room and offers the best of both worlds! King + Roll Away Bed.

Price: $1950/per person based on TWIN SHARE (For Single Supplement Price contact our Office)


Lemur Rooms overlook the Molonglo River and one looks towards Scrivener Dam and Black Mountain and the other overlooks the lion enclosures. They have a large viewing window looking directly into the lemur enclosure where you can watch this fascinating troop play! King Bed.

Price: $1950 /per person based on TWIN SHARE (For Single Supplement Price contact our Office)

 

(Wild Life Encounter 1) A terrace and garden are outside your room and as there are no wild animals there, we take you into the zoo in the morning to visit the cheetahs, where you have a special hands-on meeting with the fastest animal on earth! * Go into their enclosure to meet these unrestrained big cats! This is the only room in all of Jamala Wildlife Lodge where this is included! The Cheetah Room is situated adjacent to the lodge lounge area and has a spa bath and separate shower. King + Roll Away Bed.

Price: $1950 /per person based on TWIN SHARE (For Single Supplement Price contact our Office)

 

(Wild Encounter Room 2) This room is a short stroll from the main lounge, down a flight of stairs, with views of the Molonglo River. There are no animals outside your room, but in the morning we take you into the zoo to visit the meerkats*, where you have a special hands-on meeting with these incredibly cute animals. This is the only room in all of Jamala Wildlife Lodge where this is included! The room also has a private terrace and its split level design features a lounge area. King + Double Sofa Bed.

Price: $1850 /per person based on TWIN SHARE (For Single Supplement Price contact our Office)

(Wild Life Encounter 3) A terrace and garden are outside your room and as there are no wild animals there, we take you into the zoo in the morning to visit the hyenas*. After meeting them up close, you will understand why this misunderstood animal is regarded as one of the most fascinating of all. The Hyena Suite is part of the main Lodge and features 2 rooms both with sitting areas and 1 bathroom, which has a spa bath and separate shower. Bedding consists of 2 x King Size beds and 2 Sofa Beds.

Price: $1950/per person based on TWIN SHARE (For Single Supplement Price contact our Office)







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Tour: Jamala Wildlife Tour on 7th April 2019