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We have a range of holiday ideas designed to inspire your ultimate Australia experience. From laidback beach holidays, to action-packed adventures in the Red Centre, there are so many experiences to be had in this multifacted destination, and we have plenty of recommendations depending on what kind of traveller you are.

We can customise and tailor-make your holiday too, so don't hesitate to get in touch and chat through your itinerary.

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Ayers Rock & The Ghan

9 nights from £2,549 per person

Journey through the stunning landscapes of Australia's outback and take a ride on the luxurious Ghan on this fantastic 10 day escorted tour. Starting in Alice Springs and ending in Darwin, you'll see plenty of natural monuments, including Uluru, Kings Canyon and Florence Falls.

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Cairns, Palm Cove and Port Douglas

10 nights from £1,369 per person

Witness the natural beauty of Australia on this scenic 11 day itinerary through three diverse, stunning destinations. Start in Carins and explore the sparkling Great Barrier Reef, before heading to the sandy beaches of Palm Cove, and ending in the exotic oasis of Port Douglas

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Pacific Coast Explorer Self-Drive

14 nights from £1,049 per person

Begin your adventure in Sydney travelling to the Hunter Valley and discovering the Pacific Coast's stunning beaches, tastalising vineyards and quaint coastal towns on this fantastic 8 night Sydney stay and self-drive tour.

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Darwin to Adelaide on The Ghan

7 nights from £1,719 per person

Take a unique, unforgettable trip through some of Australia's most beautiful sceneries with a ride on The Ghan, a remarkable train with luxurious cabins and amenities. There are plenty of all-inclusive train stops to charming, historic towns too, including Katherine and Adelaide

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Sydney, Cairns and Port Douglas

10 nights from £1,199 per person

Explore the eastern coast of Australia with this 11 day tour taking you to the heart of Sydney and over to the wonders of the Great Barrier Reef. International return flights are included in the price.

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Sydney, Blue Mountains & the Hunter Valley Self-Drive

6 nights from £609 per person

Visit the stunning Blue Mountains, the verdant Hunter Valley, the sandy coastline of New South Wales and, of course, the wonderful Sydney on this 7-night self-drive tour. On this fantastic tour you'll be able to take in iconic sights, visit delicious wineries and explore gorgeous seaside towns.

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Perth, Rottnest Island & the South West Coast

12 nights from £879 per person

Experience the stunning natural beauty of South West Australia with this impressive tour taking in Perth, Fremantle, Albany and Rottnest Island. International return flights are included in the price.

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If you're looking for ideas, advice, tips or inspiration, you've come to the right place. We've put together a selection of great Australian holiday ideas to whet your appetite for a trip Down Under. Whether you want a classic holiday or a quirky trip, you'll find some fantastic options here.

Don't like the look of anything you see here? No problem - we specialise in tailor-making your dream holiday and we can craft a personalised itinerary incorporating everything you're looking for.

Holiday Ideas Information

Our Holiday Ideas offer a wide variety of things to see and do during your trip. Check out our travel guides for plenty of travel inspiration and tips from our Australian Sky experts to create the perfect holiday for you.


15 incredible islands to explore in Australia 15 incredible islands to explore in Australia
We've picked 15 of the best island playgrounds accessible from the mainland, featuring white-sand beaches, crystalline swimming waters, historic and cultural attractions, and soul-stirring landscapes.
Going solo down under Going solo down under
If there’s anywhere that’s known for its solo travel culture, it’s Australia. Fun-loving, sunny and eclectic, Australia draws solo travellers in with its promise of every day being different.

Tailor-make the ultimate Australian holiday experience Tailor-make the ultimate Australian holiday experience
With such a vast country, it can be hard to plan an intinerary to experience Australia’s highlights. A guided tour is generally the best way to get the most out of a trip, so here are two-, three- and four-week options for you.
Exploring Australia’s Aboriginal culture Exploring Australia’s Aboriginal culture
Some great ways to learn about the Aboriginal people, their history, art, traditions and more, is to put some of these options on your itinerary as you travel through Down Under.

Stopover options for travelling to Australia Stopover options for travelling to Australia
Planning a trip to Australia? Until there are 20-hour direct flights from London to Sydney in 2022, you’re looking at a long-haul journey with at least one connection. So why not break the journey up with a longer stopover?
When is the best time to travel to Australia? When is the best time to travel to Australia?
As the sixth-largest country in the world, Australia’s climate varies wildly throughout the year across its eight states and territories. Learn more in our guide to when to visit Australia.

Top 10 Australian Outback experiences Top 10 Australian Outback experiences
For red sand landscapes, sprawling cattle stations, sacred rock formations, croc-infested waters, ancient aboriginal paintings, and star-studded night skies, Australia's Outback is like nowhere else on earth.
Top 10 things to do in Australia Top 10 things to do in Australia
From stunning natural attractions and pristine beaches, to magnificent wildlife and trendy cities, Australia is brimming with things to do and see – here are our favourites.


Head out on one of these top day trips from Sydney Head out on one of these top day trips from Sydney
As Australia’s largest city, Sydney's a cultural hub filled with iconic landmarks, history and nightlife. Try one of these day trips to see State treasures, from vineyards to national parks, highlands and beaches.
Top 10 water-based activities in Australia Top 10 water-based activities in Australia
Given much of Australian life revolves around its 30,000 kilometres of dazzling coastline, there's lots of aquatic adventures on offer. Read our top 10 exciting activities for above and below the water.

Top 10 national parks in Australia Top 10 national parks in Australia
Home to over 500 national parks, Australia’s landscapes are clearly a natural splendour. Here’s our pick of the top 10 national parks to visit.

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