If you skipped the day your geography teacher taught the class where Canberra is, relax. With a bit of help from us, you'll find it in no time!
Canberra, the capital of Australia, is 150 miles (241 kilometers) southwest from the significant city, Sydney.
Are you eager to mix with the locals? That shouldn't be an issue. 370,000 people call this area of Australian Capital Territory home.
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Not only Australia's capital, Canberra is one of the most fascinating places in the country. Choose from its 92 properties and you'll be another step closer to your next grand adventure.
Splurge on a little extravagance at the Jamala Wildlife Lodge (999 Lady Denman Drive) or the Hyatt Hotel Canberra - a Park Hyatt (Commonwealth Avenue). After all, it's not every day you take a vacation! Can't see yourself spending much time in your room? Check out budget options like the Canberra Carotel Motel (Corner of Aspinaqll & Zelling Streets) and the Dickson Central - Hostel (4/14 Woolley Street) and splash out on unforgettable experiences instead.
Bags packed and passport at the ready? Excellent — board a plane to Canberra International Airport (CBR). Once you hit the tarmac, you'll be only 4 miles (6 kilometers) from the heart of Canberra.
Whether you're traveling to Canberra solo or with a group of friends, it's always easier to have a ride. Travelocity offers many car rental options, so pick one now and start putting together your road trip playlist right away!
As soon as your plane touches down, you can pick up a vehicle straight from Canberra International Airport. It's pretty much impossible to pass by without seeing Budget and Firefly. Also check out the range at Alamo Rent A Car and Enterprise.
Consider renting a ride from Europcar at Novotel Hotel - 65 Northbourne Ave. They are conveniently located right in the city center. Budget at 17 Lonsdale Street Braddon is another place to stop by.
Experience the fabulous flavors of this city by exploring places like the Australian War Memorial and the National Gallery of Australia. If you want more options, the National Museum of Australia and the National Zoo and Aquarium are worth seeing too.
Whether you just wish to admire it from the outside or would like to inquire for visiting information, Old Parliament House, a historic government building, is a great addition to your itinerary. Seeking some more options? Australian National Botanic Gardens is one of those special places that appeals not only to those who have a bit of a green thumb, but also anyone seeking refuge from the busy streets. But that's not all there is. At Questacon, the miraculous world of science is translated to everyday situations.
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You'll be spoiled for choice in Canberra. If you need some help settling on one thing, here are a few suggestions:
Done everything in Canberra already? Don't fret! Tharwa is just 16 miles (26 kilometers) from here and is home to heaps of great activities. If you want to spend the whole day in the area, stop by Namadgi National Park first. Then head on over to Embassies and Lookouts. Located 17 miles (27 kilometers) away, Mullion is another favored destination. If you visit, make sure you get to the Brindabella Hils Winery, the Wallaroo Wines, Hall and the Surveyor's Hill Winery.
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Situated in the historical district, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Canberra Museum and Gallery, Canberra Centre, and Australian National University. Australian War Memorial and Canberra Stadium are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Located in Canberra City Centre, this aparthotel is within a 15-minute walk of Canberra Museum and Gallery and Canberra Centre. Australian National University and National Convention Centre are also within 1 mi (2 km).
Located in Canberra City Centre, this hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Glebe Park and National Convention Centre. Australian War Memorial and Canberra Centre are also within 1 mi (2 km).
Located in Capital Hill, this luxury apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Kingston Shopping Centre, Parliament House, and Old Parliament House. National Gallery of Australia and Manuka Oval are also within 1 mi (2 km). Kingston Canberra Station is 26 minutes by foot.
Situated in Braddon, this hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Canberra Museum and Gallery, Canberra Centre, and Australian National University. Australian War Memorial and Canberra Stadium are also within 3 mi (5 km).
Located in Capital Hill, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Manuka Shopping Centre and Manuka Oval. Parliament House and Old Parliament House are also within 1 mi (2 km). Kingston Canberra Station is 26 minutes by foot.
Situated in Narrabundah, this golf hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Manuka Shopping Centre, Manuka Oval, and Lake Burley Griffin. Kingston Shopping Centre is 2 mi (3.2 km) away. Kingston Canberra Station is 29 minutes by foot.
Located in Canberra City Centre, this luxury aparthotel is within a 10-minute walk of Canberra Museum and Gallery, Canberra Centre, and National Convention Centre. Australian National University and Lake Burley Griffin are also within 1 mi (2 km).
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