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Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific Trip

Top hotels in Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific

The Victoria Hotel Melbourne
The Victoria Hotel Melbourne
3.5 out of 5
215 Little Collins Street, Melbourne, VIC
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs5,076 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.2/5Excellent! (2,279 reviews)

"Value for money. In the heart of Melbourne. Good location."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2021

The Victoria Hotel Melbourne
Swissotel Sydney
Swissotel Sydney
5 out of 5
68 Market Street, Sydney, NSW
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is Rs10,206 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
4.6/5Wonderful! (1,790 reviews)

"Excellent location Great staff The only negative point was the marks on my bedsheets"…"

Reviewed on 20 Dec 2020

Swissotel Sydney
Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park
Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park
5 out of 5
161 Elizabeth Street, Sydney, NSW
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4.6/5Exceptional! (1,451 reviews)

"Location is superb,m checkin /out was very smooth. They managed well under all the COVID restrictions and we felt safe there."…"

Reviewed on 12 Jul 2020

Sheraton Grand Sydney Hyde Park
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Australia, New Zealand and the South Pacific Holiday Packages

Enjoy beaches, mountains, wine, tropical rainforests, unusual wildlife and beautiful weather on these island nations. Visit the Southern Hemisphere islands of Australia , New Zealand and the South Pacific to enjoy spectacular beaches, forested hinterlands and Polynesian cultures. 

Australia is a vast country of sophisticated cities and beautiful landscapes. On the southern shores, follow the Great Ocean Road to enjoy a celebrated scenic drive. Visit Bells Beach , home of a World Championship Tour surfing competition. 

Drive farther on to see the 12 Apostles natural rock sculptures rising dramatically out of the sea. In Melbourne , watch cricket and rugby matches, visit the Royal Botanic Gardens and sample Yarra Valley wines. 

Continue north to Canberra , Australia’s capital, to see impressive government buildings, monuments and galleries. Farther north, Sydney is noted for its striking opera house and harbour bridge, beautiful beaches, the Taronga Zoo and Hunter Valley wines. Learn about Australia’s indigenous people at the Australian Museum.

The Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast are known for surfing. See this for yourself in the town named Surfers Paradise . Nearby Brisbane is a sophisticated city straddling a winding river. Enjoy the koala sanctuary and venture into hinterland wilderness. 

Visit  Port Douglas and Cairns in the far north to see the Great Barrier Reef, ideal for snorkeling, diving or viewing colourful fish and coral from a glass-bottom boat. See kangaroos, cassowaries and other animals at the Wildlife Habitat and exotic birds in the Daintree Rainforest. 

Fly west to enjoy other famous Australia areas including the giant red rock of Uluru, the Barossa Valley wines of Adelaide and food and wine tours of Perth

New Zealand is actually two islands. On the North Island , visit Auckland to sail from its lovely harbour and appreciate multiethnic culture and food. Drive to Rotorua to experience sulphur springs, cooking corn on the cob over the hot steam eruptions or relaxing in a natural hot tub. Continue to the southern city of Wellington , the capital, to enjoy a beautiful harbour surrounded by cultural attractions.

The South Island has mountains, glaciers, fjords and blue-green glacial lakes that provided Mount Cook and other locations as fantasy film settings for The Hobbit. Visit Christchurch where the indomitable spirit of its residents has helped to maintain colourful gardens and rebuild the city after a devastating earthquake. Queenstown has an eclectic community of backpackers, artists and adventure seekers. Ski, rock climb and bungee jump. Enjoy New Zealand wines throughout the country.

Elsewhere in the South Pacific, explore islands that were described by James Michener as having “endless ocean” with “coconut palms nodding gracefully” and “lagoons, lovely beyond description.” Find this beautiful scenery at Fiji , Samoa , the Cook Islands and French Polynesia . Learn about the Polynesian explorers who once sailed the high seas in outrigger canoes.

Frequently asked questions

How much does an Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific holiday package cost?
We make it easy to explore the world, with Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific holiday packages starting from as little as . You’ll have the flexibility to bundle your preferred airlines, hotels and car rental. For the ultimate escape, why not add a few tours and experiences to your travel itinerary?
If I'm not able to travel, can I cancel my Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific holiday package?
We totally get that the universe can throw the odd curveball. If you’ve booked an Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific holiday package and have to cancel or amend it, we can help. We suggest looking up our Customer Service Portal first for information. But generally, if you’ve taken out your package in the last 24 hours, you may be able to cancel and rebook at no cost. If it’s been longer than 24 hours, your hotel, airline or car rental company may impose a fee.
How do I get a cheap travel package to Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific?
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When is the best time of year to visit Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific?
If you enjoy the buzz of peak season, head to Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific in January , July, April. If you’re after a calmer vibe, December , October, November will suit you better. Hoping to save your pennies? You might want to avoid February, when things like airfares and hotels are more expensive. June is generally when you’ll land the best deals.
How far in advance should I book my Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific holiday?
Savvy travellers will likely want to reserve their seats as early as possible. You can generally browse through international fares on Expedia up to a year before your intended flight. If you’re late to book, don’t stress. Discounted prices occasionally occur in the last weeks before departure dates.
What does an Expedia Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific travel package include?
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Can I choose my airline with an Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific Expedia holiday package?
With a holiday package, you’re always in charge. Whether you’d like to fly to Australia - New Zealand and the South Pacific in coach or business class, simply choose from the available airline options. Expedia has access to more than 550 airline partners worldwide.