The Big Bus tour and travel guide is a new Australian travel portal, travel blog and online retailer of quality small group tours and guided experiences.

We’re all about tour and travel ideas and inspiration. Our destination stories, city guides and tour reviews are written by travellers for travellers. On our website you can access practical and useful information on a wide range of Australian and international destinations, with an emphasis on guided experiences.

Here’s a quick rundown on what we offer:

Travel guides

Start your ride on The Big Bus tour and travel guide with our international travel guides. They provide handy background information on travelling to world’s most popular regions. From these guides you can link through to destination-specific stories, city guides, day tour options and more.

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Aussie day tours & experiences

You can search, compare and book hundreds of Australian day tours, activities and experiences, with no booking or credit card fees. We work with many of the country’s leading tour operators.

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Choose from hundreds of small group Aussie day tours and experiences on The Big Bus tour and travel guide.

Big Five City Guides

When you only have a couple of days to get to know a new city, our city guides feature culture, food, history, shopping and relaxation must-sees and dos, along with personal recommendations from the writer on places to eat and drink. Print the guide and hit the ground running.

Tours & experiences worldwide

We now offer thousands of sightseeing tours and activities in hundreds of destinations worldwide. Simply browse and book.

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Travel videos

We have a wide range of travel videos on our site – including episodes of the Tour the World travel TV series, which contain a wealth of travel ideas and inspiration.

Plan your next adventure

You can also plan every aspect of your next holiday right here. Book flights, tours, hotels, car hire and travel insurance with our preferred partners.

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Book flights, tours, hotels, car hire and travel insurance on The Big Bus tour and travel guide.

The Big Bus tour and travel guide is edited by travel TV presenter/host of Aussie travel series Tour the World (Network Ten), travel writer and commentator Adam Ford. We have an amazing team of regular contributors, with a writer based in most Australian capital cities.

If you would like to connect with our community, please email info@thebigbus.com.au. We would love to hear about your travel plans for the coming year.

Happy travels!

Adam and The Big Bus tour and travel guide team

Adam Ford