Description

Explore the land "Down Under" on this once-in-a-lifetime South Pacific Highlights program to Australia and New Zealand. Delve into enchanting Australia from the rugged Outback to cosmopolitan Sydney and beyond! Explore the deep blue sea on a cruise adventure to the Great Barrier Reef, enjoy the magnificent beauty of Sydney and its world- famous Opera House, and learn about Australia's rich history while exploring aboriginal villages. Majestic cities, fascinating cultures, stunning scenery, outdoor adventures into caves and coral atolls will open your eyes to the true beauty of Australia and New Zealand. Join us on this amazing journey!

Highlights

  • Visit the Southern Hemisphere
  • Cross the Equator and International Date Line
  • Experience the culture and traditions of Australia and New Zealand
  • Explore Australia’s natural history at the Great Barrier Reef
  • Visit the iconic Bondi Beach in Sydney
  • Enjoy the breathtaking views from ocean’s cliffs facing the magnificent Sydney harbor
  • Tour the Sydney Opera House, a UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Learn about Australia’s rich history as you explore an aboriginal Maori village
  • Rainbow Springs Nature Park in Rotorua
  • Inspiring natural treasures of Milford Sound
  • Spectacular mountain-view scenery in Queenstown
  • Bungy Bridge and Arrowtown

Day By Day Itinerary

(B) – Breakfast, (L) – Lunch, (D) – Dinner

Hotel and itinerary are subject to change.

Includes

  • ROUND TRIP AIR TRANSPORTATION - Air transportation from Los Angeles and all intra/inter-Australia and intra-New Zealand flights
  • FIRST-CLASS ACCOMMODATIONS - Hotel accommodations for 12 nights
  • SUPERB CUISINE - 17 included meals consisting of 13 buffet breakfasts, 1 lunch and 3 dinners including welcome dinner, Maori Hangi dinner and show, and farewell dinner
  • SIGHTSEEING TOUR PROGRAM - Sightseeing, including local guide and all entrance fees as follows: Sydney city tour, Sydney Opera House tour, Catamaran Cruise to the Great Barrier Reef, city tour of Auckland including a guided tour of the Auckland Museum, visit to the Maori village and Rainbow Springs Nature Park in Rotorua, city tour of Queenstown including Bungy Bridge and Arrowtown. Optional tours available
  • CULTURAL DISCOVERY SERIES - Our program encompasses cultural connections, in-depth learning on the local economy and social systems, and interaction with locals such as a visit to an aboriginal Maori village including welcome ceremony, dinner and a powerful display of songs and dances
  • PROFESSIONAL TOUR DIRECTOR - Assistance of a professional Tour Director upon arrival in Cairns
  • DELUXE MOTORCOACHES - Touring by private deluxe airconditioned motorcoach
  • BAGGAGE HANDLING AND TRANSFERS - Baggage handling for one piece of checked luggage outside of the airport

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