Wednesday 21st to Tuesday 27th August 2019
Lake Eyre by Air 2019
This seven day itinerary, travelling by private, chartered aircraft, visiting outback NSW, Queensland and South Australia, takes in the Corner Country, Lake Eyre and Lake Mungo. A truly quintessential Australian journey tracing the steps of European explorers and colonial drovers, and walking in the timeless land of indigenous Australians. You will visit outback stations, see the famous Cooper Creek and Lake Eyre, explore the unique Flinders Ranges and experience the indigenous perspective of fascinating Lake Mungo. A must-do trip!
Monday 21st to Thursday 24th October 2019
Mountains and Valleys
Mountains and Valleys features 3 nights accommodation at one place and our customary insightful touring. In the glorious season of spring we will see gardens at Mt Tomah, Oberon and Blackheath as well as history, heritage and spectacular scenery. Our touring includes the spectacular Capertee Valley, historic Hartley, and picturesque Rylstone. Mountains and Valleys is all-inclusive, fully escorted, travels by private mini-coach and has a maximum of 15 guests.
Images: Destination NSW
Thursday 14th - Friday 29th November 2019
Taiwan Insights is a 16 day tour to the fascinatingly diverse island of Taiwan. Named Ilha Formosa, beautiful island, by 16th century Portuguese seafarers, it continues to live up to that description with monumental mountain ranges, lush tropical forests, dramatic sea cliffs and verdant agricultural lands. Complementing the natural attributes of Taiwan there is much to experience: fresh local cuisine, a diverse culture and history, intriguing markets and Taiwan’s people who have cultural ties and influences from many roots including, of course, China but also European, Japanese and the 14 aboriginal tribes of Taiwan.
Taiwan is well recognised as a very successful economic entity but there is much more – and included in Taiwan Insights are a comprehensive array of experiences to ensure you have a unique, diverse and enjoyable tour.
Thursday 13th to Wednesday 19th February 2020
Islands of Tasmania 2020
This is a 7 day tour by luxury chartered aircraft visiting 5 of the Tasmanian islands: Flinders, King, Maria, Bruny and Sarah. We spend 2 nights on each of the Bass Strait islands of King and Flinders and we have comprehensive guided sightseeing throughout the tour. You’ll see the contrasts between the islands: seaweed harvesting, a 7000 year old calcified forest, penguins, a former Tasmanian aboriginal mission, the renown King Island Dairy, former penal colony and the resupply port for French and English sailors as well as the site of Australia’s worst maritime accident.
We fly in a Cessna Caravan aircraft which is certified as one the safest single engine aeroplanes. Its equipped with 6 passenger seats so everyone has a window seat and we fly at altitudes which afford the best views commensurate with safety and operational requirements.
Cessna Caravan interior with seat arrangement for our tour.
16th November to 16th December 2020
Patagonia and Antarctica
A 31 day trip of a lifetime taking in the very best of Patagonia and with a grand finale of 5 days in Antarctica.
This tailor made tour includes a diverse range of experiences including the Valdes Peninsula, the renown Lakes Crossing between Chile and Argentina, Perito Merino glacier, Tierra del Feugo and majestic Antarctica.
Travelling in a small group of maximum 12, you will experience the Tren Patagonica – the once-weekly train from Viedma to San Carlos de Bariloche at the foothills of the Andes, green Patagonia in Chile, cruise from Ushuaia to Puntas Arenas on board the 4 night Australis cruise, flights to and from Antartica – no rough sea passages on this tour – for 5 extraordinary days cruising the Antarctic Peninsula with air / cruise company Antarctica 21.
Fully escorted, all meals.
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