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Private Full-Day Newcastle Shore Excursion

Private Full-Day Newcastle Shore Excursion
8 hours
USD 285.09
This Luxury Private Shore Excursion picks you up from Newcastle Cruise Terminal or Accommodation and takes you beyond the usual tourist destinations to visit the beautiful Australian Central Coastal holiday region. The tour is fully inclusive of <strong><em>all</em></strong> attraction entry fee's - all you have to do is relax and enjoy the luxury of private touring with your own professional, friendly local driver / guide! <br /> <ul> <li>Visit the Australian Reptile and Wildlife Park &amp; hand feed Kangaroo's!</li> <li>Take in the Spectacular scenery of Newcastle &amp; NSW Central Coast </li> <li>Stop at the historic Norah Head Lighthouse - you can climb to the top or simply enjoy the views from the base</li> <li>Visit beautiful beaches and enjoy the Australian bushland</li> <li>Discover many of the attractions of Newcastle region</li> <li>We guarantee to have you back at you cruise ship on time after enjoying a wonderful day ashore!</li> </ul>

Newcastle & Beaches Scenic Flight

Newcastle & Beaches Scenic Flight
40 to 50 minutes
USD 180.43
Resting against the Newcastle Harbour, the city of Newcastle spans out south to the northern reach of Lake Macquarie. Experience the prestine Newcastle Beaches, Redhead and Lake Macquarie as well as the Newcastle Anchorage from the sky.

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Newcastle Airport (NTL) Car Rental

Welcome to the car rental Newcastle Airport information page with information on Newcastle Airport car rental options, including which side do you drive on, transmission types, local Newcastle driving stress, licences, and more. You may also compare your Newcastle Airport car rental options and search for the best available Newcastle car rental rates in the search box below.

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Newcastle Airport Car Rental Desk Locations

A number of Newcastle Airport car rental companies operate on-site. Their desks are located in the terminal building just inside the Arrivals area.

Newcastle Airport Car Rental Companies

Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz, Redspot, Sixt, Thrifty

Newcastle Driving Information

Driving is on the left side of the road.

Newcastle Airport rental cars may be either automatic OR manual transmission. Make sure to verify when booking if you are not comfortable with a manual transmission.

Your local drivers' licence is required.

An International Drivers' Permit (or IDP) may be required, especially if your local drivers' licence is in a language other than the local language (you may inquire when you pick up your car).

Newcastle Driving Stress Level: 2/10

The airport is located in a rural area with good roads and low traffic density.


Newcastle Airport Car Rental Recommendations

IHateTaxis.com recommends a Newcastle Airport car rental.

This is a great way to get around and probably more cost effective than taking a taxi to and from the NTL Newcastle Airport.

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Last Updated: 21 Dec 2021

Contributors: Steve Ward (Nelson Bay, Australia)