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  • Duration: 14 days
  • Departs: Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane: 7 October, 2018
  • From Price: $4,799

The Deep South of the USA is much more than barbeque, bourbon and blues. Join this locally escorted group tour for a behind-the-scenes look into the heart of the South with a specialist music guide. Fans of the blues, country or rock n’ roll are in for a treat as you visit places such as the timeless Grand Ole Opry, a tasting tour of the Jack Daniels Distillery and the birthplace of rock n’ roll, blues and jazz. From Nashville to Alabama, Memphis to Mississippi, Natchez to New Orleans, this tour has been designed for music loving travellers and those wanting an exclusive experience of the Deep South.

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  • Duration: 16 days
  • Departs: Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane 23 December 2018
  • From Price: $7,175

Experience a Winter wonderland as the Rockies don their Winter coat and set the scene for a magical and memorable festive season. Staying at the iconic Fairmont properties through the Rockies, enjoy time honoured Christmas traditions at Fairmont Banff Springs; take a sleigh ride at Lake Louise, then head north to Whitehorse for the chance to see the Aurora Borealis dance among the star-filled Arctic sky. Complete the Winter fairy tale with time spent in Vancouver and Victoria, enjoying Capilano Canyon which is transformed into a world of festive lights and visual enchantment and the magic of the Butchart Gardens at Christmas, – a fitting end to a memorable holiday!

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  • Duration: 14 days
  • Departs: ex Syd, Mel, Bne, Adl, Per: 18 Jan; 15 Feb; 15 Mar; 19 Apr; 17 May; 14 Jun; 05, 19 Jul; 09, 23 Aug; 06, 20 Sep; 11 Oct; 08 Nov; 06, 20 Dec 2019
  • From Price: $8,175

This guided safari of East Africa combines five of the world’s most famous national parks. An opportunity to witness the “Big Five” in their natural environment along with the people who live there, including the Masai and Turkana Tribes.

Tick some exciting adventures off your bucket list as you combine three of Southern Africa’s most iconic destinations. Begin in Africa’s adventure capital, stand in awe and enjoy amazing views of one of the natural wonders of the world, Victoria Falls. Experience the sights and sounds of Kruger National Park as you track the “Big Five” – lion, leopard, elephant, rhino and buffalo and many other animals and birds. Finish in cosmopolitan Cape Town and take in the finest highlights that Africa’s favourite city has to offer.

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  • Duration: 17 days
  • Departs: Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth:4, 18 Aug; 6, 20 Oct; 3, 17 Nov; 8 Dec 2018 12 Jan; 9 Feb; 9 Mar; 13 Apr; 11 May; 8 Jun; 6, 20 Jul; 3, 17 Aug; 7 Sep; 5, 19 Oct; 2, 16 Nov; 7 Dec 2019
  • From Price: $4,225

South Africa, a vast land of unimaginable beauty and diversity of experiences, is set to take your breath away. A scheduled coach tour travelling to Kruger National Park, Zululand, Durban, Drakensberg Mountains, Garden Route and ending in the stunning city of Cape Town. This itinerary allows you to enjoy and take in the magnificent scenery that South Africa is famous for.

Enjoy the best of Argentina and Brazil has to offer on this locally escorted tour. Start in Buenos Aires, with its dynamic mix of art, historic buildings, wine and cuisine. Head onto the magnificent Iguassu Falls, viewing from both the Argentinean and Brazilian sides. From here, travel to the colourful and vibrant city of Rio de Janeiro.

Embark on a once in a lifetime voyage to Antarctica on a 5 star luxury cruise ship. Spend 3 days pre and post cruise in vibrant Buenos Aires, rich in charm and culture. Visit the penal colony of Ushuaia before rounding Cape Horn, the southern most tip of the Americas. Cruise Paradise Bay, Elephant Island, Gerlache Strait and the amazing Schollart Channel showcasing all that Antarctica can offer - calving icebergs, whales, seals, penguins, birdlife, towering mountains and majestic glaciers. Return via the Falkland Islands for another unique wildlife opportunity.

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  • Duration: 15 days
  • Departs: Tuesday & Friday ex Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane: 13 Nov 2018 – 29 Mar 2019
  • From Price: $4,575

Winter in the Canadian Rockies is just about as good as it gets for skiers, snowboarders and outdoor aficionados of all stripes seeking the winter adventure of a lifetime. From families looking for a memorable vacation and couples seeking true alpine romance to thrill seekers ready to take the plunge into the wild, everyone who ventures into the Rockies departs feeling invigorated, inspired and simply awe-struck at its sheer natural beauty.

Enjoy the best that Argentina and Brazil have to offer on this locally escorted tour. Start in Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina; it is also one of the 10 most important metropolises in the world and the centre of the political, economic and intellectual life of the country. Feel the flair, above all in the Italian old quarter La Boca and in the wide streets with cafes Head onto the magnificent Iguassu Falls, viewing from both the Argentinean and Brazilian sides. From here, travel to the colourful and vibrant city of Rio de Janeiro and enjoy a full day tour including Sugar Loaf and Corcovado.

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  • Duration: 11 days
  • Departs: Australia: 14 Feb; 14, 21 Mar; 4 Apr; 16 May; 6 Jun; 11 Jul; 22 Aug; 26 Sep; 10, 17 Oct; 14, 21 Nov 2019
  • From Price: $4,175

Enjoy the best that Argentina and Brazil have to offer on this locally escorted tour. Start in Buenos Aires, the capital of Argentina; it is also one of the 10 most important metropolises in the world and the centre of the political, economic and intellectual life of the country. Feel the flair, above all in the Italian old quarter La Boca and in the wide streets with cafes. Head onto the magnificent Iguassu Falls, viewing from both the Argentinean and Brazilian sides. From here, travel to the colourful and vibrant city of Rio de Janeiro and enjoy a full day tour including Sugar Loaf and Corcovado.

Enjoy the best of what South America has to offer. Start in Peru, a country of antique cultures, where the traditional way of life of the Indians has still got validity. Visit Machu Picchu, the Lost City of the Incas. Continue to Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world, and cross into Bolivia. Head onto the magnificent Iguassu Falls, viewing from both the Argentine and Brazilian sides. From here, travel to Argentina, and arrive in Buenos Aires, one of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities. Finish your South American tour in the colourful and vibrant city of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.

Enjoy the best of what South America has to offer. Start in Peru, a country of antique cultures, where the traditional way of life of the Indians has still got validity. Visit Machu Picchu, the Lost City of the Incas. Continue to Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world, and cross into Bolivia. Head onto the magnificent Iguassu Falls, viewing from both the Argentine and Brazilian sides. From here, travel to Argentina, and arrive in Buenos Aires, one of the world’s most cosmopolitan cities. Finish your South American tour in the colourful and vibrant city of Rio de Janeiro in Brazil.

Squeezed between the Andes Mountains and the Pacific Ocean, Chile unites the driest desert of the world, abundant forests as well as fantastic glaciers and fjords. Start your tour in the vibrant, cosmopolitan city of Santiago where the European influence is evident in the people with their culture and history. Visit San Pedro de Atacama, located in the driest desert on earth, experiencing the Atacama Salt Lakes as well as the Valley of the Moon. Enjoy the Patagonia where the UNESCO World Heritage site, the famous Torres del Paine National Park will be explored before ending in Santiago.

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  • Duration: 21 days
  • Departs: Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane: 16, 23; 30* Apr; 07, 14, 21* May; 04, 11, 18* Jun; 02, 09, 16*, 30 Jul; 06, 13* Aug; 03, 10* Sep 2019
  • From Price: $11,875

Experience the ultimate in Canada and Alaska on this incredible itinerary! Fly into Calgary, travel by coach to Banff and then along the magnificent Icefields Parkway to Jasper. Board the Rocky Mountaineer Rail for an unforgettable 2 day rail journey to Vancouver. End with a spectacular small ship cruise of Alaska’s Inside Passage, travelling away from the crowds and to where the big ships can’t go.

See the best of the Canadian Rockies on this flexible itinerary utilising scheduled tours and services throughout – ideal for independent travellers. Fly into Calgary, travel by coach to Banff and then along the magnificent Icefields Parkway to Jasper. Return to Vancouver with VIA Rail. Spend time exploring Vancouver before ending with a spectacular 7 night Alaska Inside Passage Cruise.

Enjoy time in Eastern Canada and experience the lively, multi-cultural cities of Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City – included is a visit to Niagara Falls to witness its awe-inspiring natural beauty. Embark on a 11 night cruise of Eastern Canada and New England before finishing up in the Big Apple with a few days to experience the everlasting buzz of New York City.

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  • Duration: 17 days
  • Departs: Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane: 24 May; 7, 21 Jun; 5, 12, 26 Jul; 2, 30 Aug; 6, 13 Sep 2019
  • From Price: $5,975

Experience a taste of what Canada and Alaska has to offer on this exciting 17 day itinerary. Depart from Vancouver on a 7 night cruise of the spectacular Inside Passage. On your return, embark on a fully escorted unique and truly Canadian mountain adventure tour. After an overnight in Blue River, travel the magnificent Icefields Parkway for a 2 night stay in Banff before returning to Vancouver via Lake Louise and Revelstoke.

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  • Duration: 14 days
  • Departs: Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane: 14, 21 Dec 2018; 4, 25 Jan; 1, 15 Feb; 15 Mar; 5 Apr 2019
  • From Price: $4,849

Tick an item off your bucket list and go in search of the elusive Northern lights in the night skies of Fort McMurray. Continue onto Edmonton and experience the majesty of the Canadian Rockies. Travel through a Winter wonderland of pristine wilderness, making stops in Jasper, Lake Louise and Banff before ending in Calgary for the return flight to Australia. Book & Pay by 15 Nov 2018

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  • Duration: 11 days
  • Departs: Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane or Adelaide: 20 Sep 2018
  • From Price: $2,999

Enjoy the best of what Sabah has to offer on this small group departure. After a brief stop in Kota Kinabalu head out to Sepenggar Island for an afternoon of snorkelling. Continue into Sabah’s “Valley of the Mist” for a unique overnight homestay and immerse yourself in the culture and traditions of the locals. Visit Kinabalu National Park, see the most amazing collection of wild rhododendrons and orchids and enjoy a canopy walk above Borneo’s tropical rainforest. Spend a full day in Sandakan that starts with Orang Utans at Sepilok Rehabilitation Centre and the Borneo Sun Bear Centre before visiting the Australian War Memorial and the Rainforest Discovery Centre. End with 2 nights at the award winning Sukau Rainforest Lodge and view the distinctive proboscis monkeys gathering by the Kinabatangan riverbank every night. With a local English speaking tour guide this will be a wild lifetime trip to be treasured for all lovers of nature.

Enjoy a fabulous and unique experience on the new and improved Shongololo Express. This grand rail journey from Johannesburg to Cape Town offers both a golfing(#) and non-golfing itinerary and a comprehensive view of South Africa, incorporating virtually every internationally regarded “must see” sight. The train travels the length and breadth of the country; enjoy a great variety of landscapes, shorelines, cultures, lifestyles and cuisines that the South African “Rainbow Nation” has to offer.

Enjoy a fabulous and unique experience on the new and improved Shongololo Express. This grand rail journey from Johannesburg to Cape Town offers both a golfing(#) and non-golfing itinerary and a comprehensive view of South Africa, incorporating virtually every internationally regarded “must see” sight. The train travels the length and breadth of the country; enjoy a great variety of landscapes, shorelines, cultures, lifestyles and cuisines that the South African “Rainbow Nation” has to offer.

This impressive 16 day journey is carefully crafted to deliver stunning once in a lifetime experiences on a daily basis. The new and improved Shongololo train travels leisurely between Johannesburg and Victoria Falls, allowing numerous calls at destinations in South Africa, Swaziland, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. As the tracks unfurl you will gain rare insight into the cultural and geographical cocktail that makes Southern Africa so vibrant and exciting.

See the best of Western Canada on this flexible itinerary utilising scheduled tours and services throughout – ideal for independent travellers. Fly into Calgary, travel by coach to Banff and then along the magnificent Icefields Parkway to Jasper. Board the Rocky Mountaineer Rail for an unforgettable 2 day rail journey to Vancouver. End with a spectacular 7 night cruise of Alaska’s Inside Passage.

See the best of Western Canada on this flexible itinerary utilising scheduled tours and services throughout – ideal for independent travellers. Fly into Calgary and experience the largest outdoor rodeo in the world “The Calgary Stampede”. Travel by coach to Banff and then along the magnificent Icefields Parkway to Jasper. Board the Rocky Mountaineer Rail for an unforgettable 2 day rail journey to Vancouver. End with a spectacular 7 night cruise of Alaska’s Inside Passage.

Known as “The Golden Land” because of her glittering pagodas, discover the cultural heritage and natural scenic landscapes of Myanmar on this 10 day tour. Learn the fascinating and compelling history surrounding Myanmar by visiting sites of great historical significance such as the Shwedagon Pagoda.

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  • Duration: 15 days
  • Departs: Melbourne, Sydney or Brisbane: 1 May – 30 September 2019
  • From Price: $6,325

Enjoy time in Eastern Canada and experience the lively, multi-cultural cities of Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City – included is a visit to Niagara Falls to witness its awe-inspiring natural beauty. Finish up in the Big Apple with a few days to experience the everlasting buzz of New York City.

See the highlights of Peru & Ecuador. Peru is a country of antique cultures, and one of the most spectacular countries on earth – of the 103 possible ecological zones on earth, 83 are represented only in Peru. Visit Machu Picchu, the Lost City of the Incas. Continue onto Lake Titicaca, the highest navigable lake in the world then finish off with stopovers in the exciting cities on Lima and Quito.

Our Emberá guide points to a flock of pelicans in a tight formation, skimming the water. Reaching the bank, a group from our guide’s village is there in welcome. In traditional brightlycolored sarongs and loincloths, their song gets all hands clapping in time. They gift us with our own jagua paint “tattoos,” similar to their own intricate body paint.

The dense canopy spreads wide with wild activity overhead. It’s a game to find howler monkeys or spider monkeys willing to pause their branch-to-branch acrobatics for a photo op. And like hide-and-go-seek, orchids spring up on random branches and mangrove roots. While the flowers’ hiding places are not all that disguised, the rare cotinga is giving a good chase.

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  • Duration: 14 days
  • Departs: ex Syd, Mel, Bne, Adl, Per: 22 Jun; 6, 13, 20 Jul; 3, 10, 17, 31 Aug; 7, 14, 21 Sep; 5, 19 Oct; 2, 16, 30 Nov 2018
  • From Price: $8,525

This guided safari of East Africa combines five of the world’s most famous national parks. An opportunity to witness the “Big Five” in their natural environment along with the people who live there, including the Masai and Turkana Tribes.

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  • Duration: 14 days
  • Departs: Departs ex Australia Classic Hotels: 4 Apr; 2, 30 May; 4 Jul; 1 Aug; 5 Sep; 3, 31 Oct 2018 Superior Hotels: 18 Apr; 18 May; 20 Jun; 18 Jul; 22 Aug; 21 Sep; 17 Oct; 21 Nov 2018
  • From Price: $6,175

Madagascar is an island waiting to be explored. Discover the best of Madagascar on this fascinating tour with lemurs, colourful tribes, tropical beaches, bustling markets and ever changing scenery. Begin the adventure in Antananarivo and travel through unspoilt nature, the dense forests of Andasibe, the eroded hills of Antsirabe, Fianarantsoa, Isalo National Park, Ifaty and Tulear.

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  • Duration: 9 days
  • Departs: Tuesdays ex Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide & Perth: March 2018 – March 2019
  • From Price: $1,749

Malaysia is well known for its melting pot of cultures, the mix of cultural influences the result of centuries of immigration and trade with the outside world. This mix has created a unique food that’s not only colourful and spicy but also delicious! As you travel Peninsula Malaysia on this tour enjoy the fascinating highlights and attractions of every state and sample the delicious cuisine which is unique to each region.

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  • Duration: 13 days
  • Departs: Australia: 19,26 Jan; 23 Feb; 9 Mar; 6,13 Apr; 4 May; 1, 29 Jun; 13 Jul; 10 Aug; 7, 21 Sep; 19 Oct; 2, 16 Nov 2018
  • From Price: $4,399

Ecuador is a geographically small country which is uniquely endowed with a dramatic topography and a variety of climatic zones, vegetation, birds and wildlife. The country’s fascinating diversity is echoed by its people whose cultural origins and traditions continue to be formed by their immediate geographical environment. Spend time soaking in the charm of fascinating Quito and visit the famed Indian market at Otavalo. Board one of the continent’s famous train rides – the descent of the Devil’s Nose switchback before visiting the Inca Ruins at Ingapirca. Enjoy the colonial charm of Cuenca before finishing in Guayaquil, a popular gateway to the Galapagos Islands, a unique living museum and showcase of evolution.

See the best of Chile, Bolivia and Peru on this unique 18 days tour. Start the tour in the Chilean city of Santiago with a city tour and continue to the desserts of Atacama to enjoy a walking city tour and a visit to the Moon Valley. Continue to the breath-taking Bolivia and visit the National park Eduardo Avaroa, enjoy an excursion to the highest salt flat lake, Uyuni and visit the Moon Valley. Conclude with the magnificent Peru and enjoy a full day catamaran cruise from Coctoni to Sun Island and Kasani, enjoy an excursion to Pisac market and on route visit Cochahuasi, visit Machu Picchu on a full day tour and end with a city tour that includes a visit of the ruins of Sacsayhuaman and San Francisco and Larco Herrera Museum.

Highlighting the natural and cultural highlights of Peru this tour starts in Lima, a charming city with a growing gastronomic reputation. A visit to the stunning Ballestas Islands is followed by the ancient Inca capital of Cusco. Explore amazing ruins and the fabled Lost City of the Incas, Machu Picchu before travelling south to Lake Titicaca and the Uros floating islands. Explore the Amazon Rainforest and its flourishing ecosystem will provide the perfect insight into this alluring destination.

From towering mountain ranges to the deep blue sea, Colombia is a tropical country of incredible diversity and charm. With its ever-changing geography, a history loaded with mystery and adventure, its people and cultures, Colombia has fascinated the world for centuries. Discover Colombia’s gifts of beautiful beaches, lively nightlife, cultural wonders, and inviting culture on this fascinating adventure.

Travel overland from the Pacific to the Arctic, along snow covered highways and roadways built of ice along ancient wildlife corridors, and traditional trading routes of First Nations traders – later used by Klondike Gold Rush prospectors and local patrolmen and now more well known by the TV show "Ice Road Truckers".

Join us on a locally escorted classic safari to explore the vibrant and remote wilderness of Zimbabwe and its welcoming people. Travel with a small group exploring the country’s culture and natural beauty offering a unique and memorable experience. Starting in the Matobo National Park with its impressive boulder landscape, explore Zimbabwe’s ancient history, track rhino’s and enjoy game viewing by foot or vehicle. Heading north to Hwange National Park, we experience both the south eastern and northern corners of this world renowned wildlife conservancy. Famous for its elephant and carnivore population, it will not disappoint. Travel to the Zambezi National Park, upstream of Victoria Falls. Stay in a lodge overlooking the river and enjoy local game drives, boat trips and fishing expeditions. Conclude the tour with a stay in Victoria Falls, including a sunset cruise and tour of the falls.