Experience your Dreams Down Under
Australia and New Zealand have it all — friendly people, an adventurous spirit, awe-inspiring landscapes, lively cities, and a peaceful countryside. The diversity will astound you on your remarkable journey through this incredible region. Everlasting memories of welcoming people, exciting adventures and breathtaking scenery will be yours.
Collette Vacations is a market leader in guided vacations Down Under. Experience the allure of the South Pacific. Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef. Explore the colour. of the Outback. Learn about the secrets of the Sydney Opera House. Come to know the locals when you stay with a New Zealand family in their home. Fall in love with this region’s adventurous spirit.
Some of Collette's tours down include:
- From the Outback to the Glaciers - Explore the diverse wonders of the lands "down under." A 3-day adventure in the rugged Outback introduces you to the Aboriginal life and culture of Alice Springs and Ayers Rock. Delve into the world of the Great Barrier Reef. Enjoy a guided tour of the Sydney Opera House. Meet Australia's famous wildlife up-close. Explore the snow-capped peaks, vistas, gorges and waterfalls of New Zealand's Southern Alps. Cruise Milford Sound. Experience the Franz Josef Glacier and the majestic Mt. Cook region.
- The Complete South Pacific - Do It All Down Under. Meet a koala, enjoy a bush dinner in the Outback, cruise the pristine waters of Milford Sound – all on The Complete South Pacific, an unforgettable 27-day journey through Australia and New Zealand. Toast Uluru (Ayers Rock) at sunset with champagne. Spend two nights on the Australian island state of Tasmania and visit the Tasmanian Devil Conservation . See the Penguins of Phillip Island commute home. Explore the waters of Kakadu National Park, home of the fearsome saltwater crocodile. Discover the world of the Great Barrier Reef. Marvel at New Zealand’s majestic fjord, Milford Sound. Spend two nights in Rotorua, a geothermal wonderland. Enjoy a home stay and dinner with a New Zealand family. Throughout your adventure explore Aboriginal and Maori traditions.
- South Pacific Wonders - Dream Big Down Under. Explore two great countries of the Southern Hemisphere—Australia and New Zealand. From the tropical of the Great Barrier Reef on Australia’s northeast coast, to the ethereal beauty of glacial fjords on New Zealand’s South Island, this 15-day journey to the lands "Down Under" brings you the best of both countries at an enjoyable pace. Cruise Sydney Harbour and Milford Sound. Meet Australia’s wildlife up-close. Discover the wonders of Aboriginal culture. Indulge in regional flavours at a wine tasting and experience Queenstown, the adventure capital of the world.
- Exploring New Zealand - Lose Yourself in this Kiwi Adventure. From the steaming geothermal vents of Rotorua, to the ice sheets and temperate rainforest of Franz Josef Glacier, to the genuine warmth of a farmstay with a local family, experience all of New Zealand’s many facets on this 21-day journey. Cruise Milford Sound in dramatic Fiordland. Sip wine at regional vineyards in Otago and Marlborough. Stay in Dunedin, a little slice of Scotland in the South Pacific. Overnight at the foot of massive Mt Cook. Dine in a restored Christchurch mansion. Immerse yourself in the Maori culture. Witness the famous Haka war challenge, followed by a Hangi feast.