Contrasts of Australia & New Zealand

Contrasts of Australia & New Zealand

Discover Australia’s and New Zealand’s highlights on a guided tour that includes Melbourne, Cairns, Sydney, Auckland, Rotorua, Franz Josef and Queenstown!

Contrasts of Australia & New Zealand

Australia > New South Wales > Sydney > Queensland > Cairns > Victoria > Melbourne > New Zealand > North Island > Auckland > Rotorua > South Island > Christchurch & Canterbury > Glaciers & West Coast > Queenstown & Wanaka 

18 Days, 17 Nights

On this grand, wide-ranging journey, you’ll explore the two diverse and fascinating nations that lie on the shores of the Tasman Sea. Vastly different in size, and each offering unique landscapes and experiences, Australia and New Zealand share a well-earned reputation for warm hospitality and great cuisine. Discover kiwis and crocodiles, exciting cosmopolitan cities, the Great Barrier Reef and stunning Milford Sound.


  • Enjoy a special Be My Guest experience at the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park
  • Indulge in lunch & learn about Aussie surf culture at Bondi Beach
  • Venture inside the Sydney Opera House on a guided tour
  • Toast the sunset on a dinner cruise on Sydney Harbour
  • View Darling Harbour from your Sydney hotel room
  • Discover native Australian animals at Hartley’s Crocodile Adventures
  • Snorkel & cruise on the Great Barrier Reef
  • Discover Melbourne’s colorful hidden laneways
  • Join the O’Sullivans for lunch on their Waikato farm
  • Discover spectacular Milford Sound on a lunch cruise
  • View Franz Josef Glacier
  • Visit a jade factory
  • Journey over the Southern Alps on the TranzAlpine Train
  • Immerse yourself in rich Māori arts & culture with the Tamaki family over dinner Day


  • Tour by luxury air-conditioned coach with 2-door access, restroom, seatbelts, reclining seats, panoramic windows
  • Tour with an experienced, professional Tour Director and Tour Driver
  • Twin share rooms with private facilities in centrally located hotels
  • 16 full buffet breakfasts, 4 lunches, 9 dinners
  • Welcome Reception
  • Travel wallet and map
  • Airport transfers
  • Hotel porterage included

Itinerary subject to change and vary in days through March 2020. Please contact us for details.

Single supplements apply.

Group Size



2021: Jan 7, 14, 21, 28; Feb 4, 11, 18, 25; Mar 4, 11, 18, 25.


From $5895 per person based on double occupancy*

Trip Terms

Prices are quoted in USD and are ‘from’, per person, based on twin share. Single supplements apply.  Black-out dates may apply. Pricing is subject to availability and all prices, itineraries and routings are subject to change without notice. Prices are current at time of posting (6/2/2020) and may differ when you book your travel. Please call for our current pricing and itinerary details. Visas are required for travel to Australia and New Zealand. CA CST: 2076233-40 | WA ID: 601 684 531 | PC-1282498.

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