Nominated by Lonely Planet as one of the ten must-visit cities in the world in 2018, Canberra has stepped up to take its place among Australia’s top travel destinations.
Our purpose-built federal capital has changed beyond all recognition over the past three decades. What was once largely a bureaucratic enclave occupied by a transitory workforce, is now a dignified, refined and leafy city — home to 400,000 people and packed with world-class cultural institutions and monuments that reflect the country’s national pride.
With easy access to fabulous fresh produce, Canberra also has first-class culinary credentials. Foodies will find no end of top-notch nosh on offer, and cool climate wine buffs are also in for a treat.
This Canberra travel guide is packed with ideas for things to see and do. Enjoy your visit.
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Top ten things to do in Canberra
- Australian War Memorial
- National Gallery of Australia
- Parliament House tour
- Canberra city sightseeing tour
- Mount Ainslie Lookout
- National Portrait Gallery
- Museum of Australian Democracy
- National Zoo and Aquarium
- Seg Glide Ride Segway tour
- Australian Institute of Sport tour