Amongst the bustling city life of the nations capital lies some of the best outdoor activities, so we have put together a local’s guide to exploring the best of what Canberra’s outdoors has to offer.
8:30: Rise and shine! It’s time to watch the sunrise fall across the nation’s capital from 360 degrees, as you view the stunning sights of Canberra from the top of Mount Ainslie. The walking track takes about an hour, and the view once you have reached the top is simply breathtaking.
10:00: It’s time to reward yourself now that you have well and truly earnt your breakfast. Refuel with a nutritious and delicious breakfast at 80/20 in Braddon to kickstart your morning.
11:00: Take a slow drive up to the Arboretum and explore one of the world’s largest living collections of rare, endangered, and significant trees. Explore the forests and lookouts, great picnic spots, outdoor sculptures, walking and cycling trails and the unique nature-themed Pod Playground as you unwind before your action packed afternoon.
12:00: Take in the panoramic view, stunning architecture, and natural beauty as you indulge in lunch at the Arboretum’s own Sprout café.
2:00pm: Take an afternoon drive to Corrin Forrest, where you will descend 1.2 km through the majestic Mountain Ash Forrest on an Alpine Slide.
5:00pm: Head back to the hotel and unwind with a cup of coffee from the comfort of your own room, thanks to our in-room coffee facilities.
6:00pm: Now that you’re rested, it’s time to relax and unwind with dinner at Lemongrass Thai in the city. The fresh flavors of Thai cuisine are sure to have you feeling energized and ready for seconds in no time.
8:00pm: Looking for a late night adrenaline session? Test your coordination and balance with indoor rock climbing, you’ll be sure to sleep like a baby once you’re finished.
Get exploring! We promise to have your room perfected by the time you return. Book your stay with use here now.