Day Trips from Canberra

Explore the best day trips from Canberra and uncover nearby attractions with our comprehensive guide. Plan your next adventure today!

The Best Day Trips from Canberra

When the charm of Canberra's roundabouts and political heartland starts to feel all too familiar, it's time to hit the road and explore the treasures lying just a stone's throw away. Whether you're a nature lover, a history buff, or just in need of a change of scenery, there's a day trip from Canberra with your name on it. And for those looking to discover these gems without the hassle, Happytripz offers the perfect getaway experience.

Historic Berrima and Southern Highlands

Step back in time with a visit to Berrima, a well-preserved Georgian village in the Southern Highlands. Only a 90-minute drive from Canberra, you can stroll through the quaint streets, visit Australia's oldest licensed pub, and enjoy the local boutiques. Don't miss the historic Berrima Courthouse, which tells tales of the colonial past. The Southern Highlands also boast stunning gardens, waterfalls, and vineyards, all within easy reach with Happytripz.

Coastal Escapes to Batemans Bay

Craving some salty sea air? Batemans Bay is just a two-hour drive from Canberra and offers a refreshing coastal escape. Enjoy the sun-soaked beaches, indulge in fresh seafood, and explore the beautiful Clyde River. With Happytripz, you can relax as you're whisked away to this seaside haven, and perhaps even spot some local wildlife along the way. Find your way to the beach with this handy Google Maps link.

Adventures in the Snowy Mountains

For those who seek adventure, the Snowy Mountains are a playground for both winter sports enthusiasts and summer hikers. Just a few hours' drive from Canberra, you can hit the slopes at Thredbo or Perisher, or trek to the summit of Mount Kosciuszko, Australia's highest peak. Happytripz can guide you to these epic landscapes, ensuring a memorable day out in the great outdoors.

  • Explore historic towns like Berrima and Goulburn
  • Relax by the sea at Batemans Bay or Jervis Bay
  • Adventure in the Snowy Mountains for skiing or hiking

With Happytripz, your day trip from Canberra is bound to be filled with discovery, relaxation, and adventure. So why wait? Book your next excursion and let the journey unfold.

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Marlowe Wiley

The wine tour in Murrumbateman was delightful, with a knowledgeable guide and exquisite tastings.

Cameron Frye

Lake Burley Griffin's bike ride was refreshing and scenic, a perfect day escape from the city bustle.

Orion Bender

Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve offered an immersive experience with Australian wildlife and stunning landscapes.

Moshe Michael

The historical tour of the nearby town of Goulburn was fascinating, rich in heritage and charming cafes.

Danny Powell

Visiting the Snowy Mountains for a day of hiking was invigorating, with breathtaking views and crisp air.