48 Hours in Canberra, Australia
Mar 19, 2015
About the Guidebook
Canberra overflows with all types of fun, interesting things to do for couples, singles and families. Australia's capital city, it offers an abundance of national museums, tourist attractions and historical sites, as well as many natural wonders.
Travelers have the choice to stay in luxury hotels and rub shoulders with politicians, or camp in the bushland surrounding the city.
Local Knowledge & Cool Perks
Canberra may not be at the forefront of Australian tourism, but it should be! With an amazing array of national attractions, museums, historical sites, and natural wonders, Canberra is filled with all types of fun.
From ballooning and bushwalking, to culture, history, indigenous heritage, politics, art, sport, flora and exotic fauna, you’ll never want to leave! So pack your walking shoes and your sense of outdoor adventure, you’re about to fall in love!
Travel to Canberra during Spring (mid September – mid October) and take in Floriade – Australia’s annual celebration of Spring and a world class floral festival which includes exhibits of over a million blooms as well as horticultural workshops, music, local artistry, and amazing nightlife events.
Public transportation in Canberra is quite efficient and easy to use, and the main attractions are within walking/cycling distance from each other.
About the Author
An Australian Journalist from Canberra who has been travelling and blogging around the world for the last 7 years to inspire others to embark on their own worldwide adventure. Author of MappingMegan.com, Meg presents the best in adventure travel from all around the globe.