Places to visit in Australasia
Comprising of 14 countries including Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and the Cook Islands, Australasia is a vast area. Its landscapes encompass everything from tropical beaches to dusty red deserts, with a whole load of forests and mountains in between. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing beach holiday or a road trip adventure, our Australasia Experts are here to guide you every step of the way. They’ve dived the reefs, hiked the glaciers and surfed the waves, so they’re perfectly placed to advise you on the best hotels, tours and activities, creating an Australasia holiday to suit you.
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Despite its numerous movie and TV depictions, this exotic land Down Under can never truly be experienced. Not until you’ve dug your feet into its sands, your teeth into some ‘tucker’ and gazed at dazzling sunsets from any number of scenic points. With a largely winter-free climate, it’s no surprise that over 500,000 Brits choose Australia holidays, heading to the country's shores every year to discover great reefs, sprawling harbours and miles and miles of natural beauty.
Attracting thrill seekers, eco-tourists and cultural explorers, holidays to New Zealand's twin islands can seem curiously familiar to visitors from the other side of the globe, while simultaneously being like nowhere else on Earth. Case in point, New Zealand’s natural wonders; an almost endless and awe-inspiring list including fiords, volcanoes, geothermal pools, glaciers, lakes and beaches. While these wonders are undisputed, New Zealand will also leave a lasting impression thanks to its legendary hospitality. With a laid-back attitude countrywide, we recommend your New Zealand experience be equally as relaxed. Hire a campervan, hit the road and get ready to be surrounded by incredible natural beauty.
Fiji might be well known for its perfect white beaches, but there’s so much more to this archipelago than just sand. With 333 islands to choose from, there’s snorkelling and diving galore, not to mention sailing trips, whitewater rafting and hiking in lush forests. There’s culture to be found here too, with the country’s riches displayed in Suva’s museum and some excellent restaurants found in Nadi. Whatever you’re looking for in Fiji, from a relaxing island hopping excursion to hiking through the rainforests, our Fiji experts can make it happen. What’s more, Fiji is easily added on to an Australia or New Zealand holiday. So what are you waiting for, give our Fiji Experts a call today.
Easily bolted onto a trip to Australia or New Zealand, the Cook Islands’ luxury resorts, powdery white beaches, clear waters and wild bush interior are the stuff of paradise island dreams. There’s plenty of culture too: here you’ll find tasty local dishes, with an emphasis on seafood, a Maori traditions and some of the best diving and snorkelling in the world. To make your Cook Island dreams a reality give our Pacific Island experts a call. They’ll guide you through the process, creating a Cook Islands itinerary to suit your own unique requirements.
Dazzling white sands, impossibly blue waters, a kaleidoscope of marine life and forest-clad mountains make French Polynesia paradise on earth. Tahiti is the largest among the country’s 118 islands and atolls; other islands include Moorea, a South Pacific gem boasting soaring mountain peaks surrounded by sapphire water, and Bora Bora, often touted as ‘the most romantic island in the world’. Come to relax on the sands, taste the local coffee and pineapple, walk, swim, ride and dream.