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Brisbane - Sightseeing Tours and Activities

It’s easy to underestimate Brisbane, but never make this mistake. This up-and-coming city is geared to capture the attention of global audience with its vibrant nightlife, excellent dining options, and chic arts and culture scene. It even provides lots of sightseeing tours and activities opportunities: when you’re in the city, you can explore many interesting attractions like the Museum of Brisbane, Gallery of Modern Art, Queensland Cultural Center, and Mt Coot-tha Reserve. Contact us here at La Vacanza Travel to learn more about the top things to do in Brisbane and book a fun and exciting holiday package for your trip.

 

Best of Brisbane Full-Day Sightseeing Tour

Discover Brisbane's historic city centre, river and wildlife on a full-day tour. You'll tour Brisban...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 6760

Gold Coast, Canal Cruise and Burleigh Heads National Park Day Trip

Explore the diversity of the Gold Coast on a day trip that includes the sights of Surfers Paradise, ...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 6760

Brisbane Segway Sightseeing Tour

Glide effortlessly through Brisbane breathtaking sites and see the city’s best known landmarks on a ...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 2542

Private & Custom Tours See All

Brisbane City Tour with Private Personal Photographer Guide

Make travel memories extraordinary! Forget selfie sticks, asking other tourists to take your picture...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 19404

Self-Drive Ferrari Sports Car Experience from Archerfield

Enjoy an entry level Ferrari experience perfect for those with a limited budget. Feel the power and ...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 9078

Ferrari Sports Car Passenger Experience from Archerfield

Enjoy the thrill of riding in a Ferrari during a 30-minute entry-level experience where you are the ...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 7729

Day Trips & Excursions See All

Moreton Island Day Trip from Brisbane or the Gold Coast Including Kayaking and Sandboarding

Travel to Moreton Island from Brisbane or the Gold Coast for a full day of fun in the sun. Your guid...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 6760

Australia Zoo by Croc Express Coach

Spend the day at Australia Zoo, Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin's living legacy. With return hotel tran...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 6760

Springbrook and Tamborine Rainforest Tour Including Natural Bridge and Glow Worm Cave

This day trip from Brisbane combines two national parks in South East Queensland: Springbrook and Ta...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 6763

Transfers & Ground Transport See All

Brisbane Arrival Transfer Shuttle from Airport to Hotel

Transfer between the Brisbane International or Domestic Terminal and your Brisbane CBD or Gold Coast...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 973

Brisbane Airport Roundtrip Shuttle Transfer

Travel to and from your Brisbane CBD hotel efficiently and effectively - no waiting for cabs or spen...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 1751

Brisbane Departure Transfer Shuttle from Hotel to Airport

Travel from your Brisbane CBD or Gold Coast CBD hotel to Brisbane International and Domestic Airport...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 973

90-Minute Boggo Road Gaol History Tour in Brisbane

The History of Boggo Road Gaol Tour tells of the dramatic escapes of the 1980s, infamous inmates, li...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 1216

Boggo Road Gaol Ex-Inmate Tour

What is this tour about? Ex-Inmate/Ex-Officer Tours give you the inside story from ex-inmates and ex...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 1216

Puzzled Room Escape: Monkey Run

The search for a cure has driven mankind down an uncontrollable path of illegal experimentation...Da...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 1142

Brisbane Bike Tour

Explore Brisbane by bicycle on a leisurely tour with a local guide who shows you the highlights of t...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 3356

Brisbane City Essentials Walking Tour

The perfect introduction to Brisbane. This small group, three hour walking tour covers all the main ...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 3113

Asian Street Food Walking Tour of Brisbane

Eat a variety of Asian street food in Brisbane on this 3-hour tour, which includes Chinese, Malaysia...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 2870

Gold Coast Theme Park Pass: Movie World, Sea World and Wet n Wild

To make sure you don’t miss a moment of fun when you’re visiting the Gold Coast, book your pass to t...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 5186

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Admission with Brisbane River Cruise

See Australia’s amazing animals on a day trip to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary from Brisbane. Your river...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 3648

Dreamworld Theme Park Gold Coast Tickets

Experience fun for the whole family with one-day entry into Dreamworld, Australia’s biggest theme pa...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 4928

Air, Helicopter & Balloon Tours See All

Hot Air Ballooning including Champagne Breakfast from the Gold Coast or Brisbane

View a sunrise with a difference, whilst floating in a hot air balloon over the Hinterland. Breathe ...

Location: Surfers Paradise

Starting from 14752

Brisbane or Ipswich Hot Air Balloon Flight from Ipswich

Watch the sunrise as you glide over the heritage city of Ipswich on a 1-hour hot air balloon flight....

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 17118

Brisbane River Helicopter Flight from Kholo

Experience the thrill of flying along the Kholo reach of the Brisbane River at low level. This 25 mi...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 12709

Gold Coast Theme Park Pass: Movie World, Sea World and Wet n Wild

To make sure you don’t miss a moment of fun when you’re visiting the Gold Coast, book your pass to t...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 5186

Dreamworld Theme Park Gold Coast Tickets

Experience fun for the whole family with one-day entry into Dreamworld, Australia’s biggest theme pa...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 4928

Dreamworld and WhiteWater World Gold Coast - World Pass

Dreamworld and WhiteWater World Theme Parks provide a one stop shop for thrills, spills and family f...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 5447

2-Day Fraser Island 4WD Tour from Brisbane or the Gold Coast

Adventure seekers and outdoorsy people can enjoy a 2-day guided tour to spectacular Fraser Island wi...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 15999

Byron Bay Tandem Sky Dive

Soar above Byron Bay on an exciting tandem sky dive! Enjoy a scenic flight over the beaches of Byron...

Location: Byron Bay

Starting from 12838

3-Day Southern Great Barrier Reef Tour Including Lady Musgrave Island

Enjoy this 3-day guided tour of the Great Barrier Reef. Spend two nights at a beach resort, and take...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 16973

Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary Admission with Brisbane River Cruise

See Australia’s amazing animals on a day trip to Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary from Brisbane. Your river...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 3648

Moreton Bay Marine Park Dolphin Cruise Including Lunch

Discover the natural wonders of Moreton Bay Marine Park with a naturalist guide during a 7-hour excu...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 6274

Brisbane River Dinner Cruise

See the highlights of Brisbane from the water on a dinner cruise aboard a majestic wooden paddlewhee...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 3356

Australia Zoo by Croc Express Coach

Spend the day at Australia Zoo, Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin's living legacy. With return hotel tran...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 6760

Dreamworld Theme Park Gold Coast Tickets

Experience fun for the whole family with one-day entry into Dreamworld, Australia’s biggest theme pa...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 4928

Dreamworld and WhiteWater World Gold Coast - World Pass

Dreamworld and WhiteWater World Theme Parks provide a one stop shop for thrills, spills and family f...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 5447

Moreton Bay Marine Park Dolphin Cruise Including Lunch

Discover the natural wonders of Moreton Bay Marine Park with a naturalist guide during a 7-hour excu...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 6274

Moreton Island Day Trip from Brisbane or the Gold Coast Including Kayaking and Sandboarding

Travel to Moreton Island from Brisbane or the Gold Coast for a full day of fun in the sun. Your guid...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 6760

Brisbane Kayak Tour

Discover Brisbane on a guided kayak tour and see the city from a unique angle as you glide along the...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 2188

Brisbane River Dinner Cruise

See the highlights of Brisbane from the water on a dinner cruise aboard a majestic wooden paddlewhee...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 3356

Brisbane River Lunchtime Cruise

Glide along the Brisbane River aboard a majestic paddlewheeler for a lunchtime cruise with a great p...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 2383

Mt Tamborine Deluxe Winery Day Trip from Brisbane Including Gourmet Lunch

Escape the city and be guided through the scenic hinterlands of Greater Brisbane tasting award winni...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 7002

Luxury & Special Occasions See All

Self-Drive Ferrari Sports Car Experience from Archerfield

Enjoy an entry level Ferrari experience perfect for those with a limited budget. Feel the power and ...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 9078

Ferrari Sports Car Passenger Experience from Archerfield

Enjoy the thrill of riding in a Ferrari during a 30-minute entry-level experience where you are the ...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 7729

Self-Drive Ferrari Sports Car Experience for Two with Gourmet Lunch

Designed for a couple, this 2.5-hour self-drive Ferrari tour allows you to experience the thrill of ...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 31072

Multi-day & Extended Tours See All

2-Day Fraser Island 4WD Tour from Brisbane or the Gold Coast

Adventure seekers and outdoorsy people can enjoy a 2-day guided tour to spectacular Fraser Island wi...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 15999

3-Day Southern Great Barrier Reef Tour Including Lady Musgrave Island

Enjoy this 3-day guided tour of the Great Barrier Reef. Spend two nights at a beach resort, and take...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 16973

5-Day Fraser Island and Great Barrier Reef Tour

Spend your days exploring Queensland’s wild treasures, and your nights at beach resorts, on a guided...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 36910

Classes & Workshops See All

7-Day Byron Bay, Evans Head and Moonee Beach Surf Safari from Brisbane, Gold Coast or Byron Bay

The 7 day surf safari will have you discovering the best of the east coast of Australia. From amazin...

Location: Byron Bay

Starting from 58308

14-Day Surf Adventure from Brisbane to Melbourne Including Noosa, Byron Bay and Sydney

Experience the ultimate Aussie surf lifestyle as you travel from Brisbane to Melbourne via Sydney on...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 103486

7-Day Surf Adventure from Brisbane to Sydney Including Bondi Beach, Byron Bay and the Gold Coast

Surf, party and explore Australia on this 7-day surfing trip from Brisbane to Sydney. Become a surfe...

Location: Brisbane

Starting from 51613

Brisbane - Sightseeing Tours and Activities


With a mild subtropical climate and a sophisticated yet relaxed culture, Brisbane has attracted many locals to relocate to the city and many tourists to spend their holiday there. Residents will proudly claim that their city successfully combines urbanization with nature, offering an ideal balance of atmosphere, attractions, and activities.

 

Sightseeing destinations in Brisbane

The city combines historical buildings with modern architecture, and there are plenty of interesting urban hubs to discover. Nature spots are easily accessible, and there are many tours that will take travelers out of the city to see wildlife and gorgeous beaches. There are also plenty of lush green spaces, bike paths and walkways, which make sightseeing in Brisbane a convenient and enjoyable experience. One of the best spots to see multiple local attractions is South Bank, which overlooks the Brisbane River. Above it is the Cultural Centre, the entertainment hub for those who want to immerse in art and culture.

 

Top tour activities in Brisbane

Brisbane is surrounded by stunning parks and rivers, is closely located to beautiful beaches and waterways, and has a diverse and vibrant CBD, so you will never run out of things to do.

  • Explore the city by bike - The city has a comprehensive CityCycle system that allows you to rent public bikes from a number of terminals located around the metropolis. There are also plenty of bikeways and bike paths, so biking is a convenient and healthy way to see the sights.   
  • Cruise the river - The Brisbane River is central to the story of the city, so it will be a great way to experience the locality when you travel its course. It snakes its way through the city center then empties into the Moreton Bay, winding through incredible riverside sights.   
  • Visit the islands - You can easily reach Moreton Island for diving, snorkeling, surfing, sand boarding, or feeding dolphins. There is also North Stradbroke Island, where you can camp on the beachfront. Bribie Island is perfect for a relaxing swim or riding the waves.  

 

Top tour attractions in Brisbane

With a rich history, an innovative urban layout, and plenty of green spaces, Brisbane is full of attractions that attract a diverse group of local and foreign visitors.

  • Brisbane Story Bridge - Enjoy the thrill of climbing 80 meters up to the top of the bridge so you can take in one of the best views of the city. Standing atop the Story Bridge, you can enjoy the panorama of Moreton Bay all the way to the Scenic Rim to the west.   
  • Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary - Get up close to Australia's most famous cuddly creatures when you visit the world's first and largest koala sanctuary. You can also feed wild lorikeets and kangaroos.  
  • Whale Watching Tours - Tourists can meet the gentle giants of the sea during whale watching season. Humpbacks and Southern Rights tend to their young and rest in the waters of Moreton Bay between June and November each year. 

 

Brisbane sightseeing tours & activities

Brisbane is an exciting city, full of sightseeing tours and activities that cater to varied traveler preferences. Discover further which sights and things the city has in store for you with the help of La Vacanza Travel.