Located in the Australian Capital Territory.

Canberra is a great backpackers location. The city is very easy to travel around, especially with our carefully selected backpacking tours. In Canberra, you will find plenty of delightful restaurants, cafes and markets, incredible nightlife hotspots, exciting outdoor activities and water sports, and beautiful natural sites, like the Namadgi National Park and Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve. So, no matter what type of fun you’re looking for on your backpacking experience through Canberra, you can be sure you’ll be able to find it with one of our impressive tours! Find out more about what you can expect on one of our amazing Canberra backpacking tours.



Where to Eat

No matter what variety of cuisine you enjoy, you can be sure you’ll find the perfect place to dine at while on one of our backpacking tours through Canberra. The city is brimming with incredible restaurants, cafes and markets, so you can be sure you’ll find the perfect meal every time while backpacking in Canberra. There are Asian restaurants, such as the Malaysian and Thai serving Dickson Asian Noodle House, the Japanese and Korean Soju Girl and the Chinese and Malaysian Sammy’s Kitchen. There’s modern Australian fare at Courgette, Wilbur’s Cafe Bar, The Artisan and Eightysix. Mediterranean dishes are available at Ottoman Cuisine and Silo Bakery. You can even find vegetarian options at Sweet Bones Bakery Cafe and Au Lac Royal Vegetarian. In addition to restaurants and cafes, you can also find plenty of markets carrying fresh, local produce for whipping up your own meals and snacks, such as the Northside Farmers Market, Southside Farmers Market, Capital Region Farmers Market and Fyshwick Fresh Food Markets.

Where to Party

One experience treasured by many backpackers is enjoying the nightlife, and our backpacking tours through Canberra will make that option easy. Each of our tours is closely located to plenty of the city’s hottest nightlife spots, including bars, pubs, nightclubs and music venues. Some of the most popular hotspots for backpackers in the city include Academy Club, a well-known dance club that has resident DJs and offers theme nights regularly, P.J. O’Reilly’s, an Irish pub featuring excellent drinks, food and service, and Mooseheads, a nightclub popular with the younger crowd which offers live music, local DJs, food and drinks.

Where to Sleep

No backpacking tour is complete without a comfortable and safe place to stay at night to catch up on your rest so you can enjoy all the adventures to be had. Each of our Canberra backpacking tours includes safe, comfortable and convenient hostels to stay in during your travels. Each of the hostels is located nearby restaurants, nightlife hotspots, beautiful sites and great activity spots, so you don’t need to worry about having to travel too far to have some fun. The hostels we’ve selected also offer outstanding amenities to make your experience as comfortable as can be, including cafes, fully-equipped kitchens, rooftop barbeque areas, swimming pools, saunas, spas, TV areas, game rooms, underground bars, bike rental services and much more.