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Australia & New Zealand: From Ayers Rock to the Great Barrier Reef & Beyond - 2023

Melbourne • Ayers Rock • Cairns • Great Barrier Reef • Sydney • Queenstown • Auckland
  • Australia and New Zealand Land Tour including Melbourne, Ayers Rock, Great Barrier Reef, Sydney, Queenstown and Auckland
    DISCOVER THE SPLENDOR OF ULURU/AYERS ROCK, A UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE
  • Tropical fish and coral, Great Barrier Reef, Australia
    OBSERVE VIBRANT MARINE LIFE ON A FULL-DAY EXCURSION TO THE OUTER GREAT BARRIER REEF
  • Mitre Peak, Milford Sound, New Zealand
    TAKE IN THE SCENIC SPLENDOR OF THE PRISTINE MILFORD SOUND
  • Sydney Harbor Opera House, Australia
    EXPLORE THE SYDNEY OPERA HOUSE ON A GUIDED, SPECIAL-ACCESS TOUR
  • Captain Cook Sydney Harbor cruise, Australia
    VIEW SYDNEY HARBOR’S ICONIC SKYLINE AND BE REGALED WITH TALES OF THE CITY ON A SCENIC CRUISE
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  • 20
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  • 24
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Pan Pacific Melbourne

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Melbourne, Australia

Located on the bustling Yarra River, these chic accommodations offer a premiere experience in style, indulgent amenities and comfort. Sink into cozy rooms, many that boast sweeping cityscape views and Port Phillip Bay, while delighting in large flat-screen TVs, bathrobes, a fully stocked min bar, and tea/coffee. You can also enjoy a cocktail and nibble at the elegant Dock 37 bar or a fresh cappuccino and pastry at Cafe Orr onsite.

Sails in the Desert

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Ayers Rock, Australia

The Superior First-Class Sails in the Desert is a three-story hotel located at Ayers Rock Resort. The hotel offers two restaurants, bar, room service, business center, currency exchange, concierge services, laundry/dry cleaning, barber/hair stylist, gift shop, outdoor pool, health club, and lighted tennis courts. Guest rooms have air-conditioning, balcony/terrace, telephone, cable/satellite TV with VCR/DVD, minibar, coffee maker, refrigerator, iron and ironing board, and private bathroom.

Shangri-La The Marina, Cairns

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Cairns, Australia

Sit back and enjoy your view of Trinity Bay and downtown Cairns from the Deluxe Shangri-La The Marina, Cairns. Indulging in amenities aplenty — including a flat-screen TV with in-house movie channels, minibar, plush linens and bathrobes, high-speed Internet access, and in-room safe. Step out to explore the Cairns Art Gallery, Cairns Night Markets, and other city highlights, all a short walk away. Or enjoy a stroll along the waterfront before a soak in the hotel’s swimming pool and a tasty meal at the onsite restaurant, The Backyard.

Sofitel Sydney Wentworth

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Sydney, Australia

One of Sydney’s grand hotels, the Superior First-Class Sofitel Sydney Wentworth is located just minutes away from the Opera House, Circular Quay, the Rocks, and the Botanic Gardens. Shopping is also nearby, or visit the two-level shopping arcade within the hotel, featuring boutiques and specialty shops, plus a newsstand, pharmacist, hairdresser, and barber. To add convenience to your Australian vacation, a gym, four restaurants, five bars, and a coffee shop are also available. The well-appointed guest rooms include air-conditioning, TV, radio, telephone, minibar, and private bath with hair dryer.

Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa

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Queenstown, New Zealand

Set against a mountainous background along the shores of picturesque Lake Wakatipu, the award-winning Hilton Queenstown Resort & Spa is an ideal location from which to launch your discoveries of the “Adventure Capital of the World.”  With 178 rooms that each feature a balcony, 32-inch LCD TV, lounge area (including fireplace), and private bathroom, you’ll enjoy the comfort you’d expect in a postcard-perfect setting you’ll love. If you’re looking to exercise, head to the on-site fitness center, where you can do laps in the heated indoor pool. Looking to relax? Head to the eforea spa for a massage, or simply sit by the lounge fireplace and soak up the views of snowcapped peaks. If you’re looking forward to some snacks after an exciting day of adventure, be sure to try the on-site restaurant and bar, which both traveler favorites.

Pullman Auckland Hotel

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Auckland, New Zealand

Step into a warm and friendly atmosphere at the sleek Pullman Auckland Hotel & Apartments. Recently honored by the World Travel Awards and the Luxury Travel Guide, the hotel offers an intimate environment for exploring Auckland, as well as a suite of amenities, including a 25-meter heated pool, a spa, and several on-site restaurants. A selection of spacious hotel rooms redefines the lifestyle of the modern explorer.

Hilton Fiji Beach Resort and Spa

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Nadi, Fiji

Fronting 1.5 miles of beach on Denanaru Island and just 10 minutes’ drive from Nadi Town, the Hilton Fiji Beach Resort and Spa is your very own slice of Fijian paradise. Enjoy the ocean view from your private balcony — standard for all guest rooms — or right on the sand with a cocktail. The hotel also features no less than seven pools, a fitness center, and two beachfront restaurants to complement its award-winning spa. Room amenities include a flat screen TV, Wi-Fi Internet, coffee/tea-making facilities, and more.

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Journey Australia & New Zealand: From Ayers Rock to the Great Barrier Reef & Beyond Australia & New Zealand: The Lands Down Under Greatest value and most comprehensive features compared to our competitors!
 Departure Comparison Jun 30 to Sep 11
Per Diem $477 $1,000
Included Tours and Special Features 23 included features and Cultural Discoveries - a value of $1,600

4 UNESCO World Heritage Sites: Sydney Opera House, Great Barrier Reef, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park and Milford Sound

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-Luxurious stay a five-star tented eco-camp
- Swim and snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef
-Sydney Harbour on a private cruise, and then privately explore Sydney Opera House
-Privately guided visit to Wildlife Habitat Port Douglas
- Privately visit the Oaks Kitchen & Garden on an A&K-exclusive experience hosted by the owners
-Cruise New Zealand’s Milford Sound amid soaring, glacier-carved mountain peaks that reflect in its pristine waters
-Discover life in Queenstown as you visit the private home and gallery of a world-renowned local artist and savor a private wine tasting in New Zealand’s largest wine cave

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Accommodations in hotels  On each journey that we offer with Vantage, your hotel accommodations will be included in the total price of your cruise.    We choose all of our partner hotels with comfort and luxury in mind, and will let you know ahead of time which hotel you’ll be staying in at each port. 
Cruise-Only Price* $10,499 $16,995  Greatest value and most comprehensive features compared to our competitors!
# of Days 22 17
Meals 38 meals: 19 breakfasts, 8 lunches, and 11 dinners, including a home-hosted meal in Queenstown
Full Breakfast Daily; Select Lunches and Dinners The MOST included meals
Single Travelers FREE Solo Space on every departure
Single Supplement $7,495 The leader in solo travel — best value in the industry.
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