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5 week summer holiday

Your journey allows you to connect and immerse yourselves in Australian nature and culture. During the European school holidays, the northern part of Australia is an ideal destination to enjoy a summer holiday together with your family. This trip offers a perfect mix of adventurous activities in nature. With the beach as your backyard, it's the perfect way to absorb the outdoor Aussie lifestyle.

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Below, you can discover our suggested locations. Feel free to adjust your comfort level, add activity packages along the route, and indicate whether you would like us to arrange your flights. The price indication is based on travel in high season, so shoulder season travel will often give you a price advantage.

Route and Impressions

Explore the city by bike or on foot, take a boat or a train
Explore the city by bike or on foot, take a boat or a train
Watch the sunset over Uluru
Watch the sunset over Uluru
Marvel at termite mounds, as high as two metres
Marvel at termite mounds, as high as two metres
Kayak through timeless landscapes
Kayak through timeless landscapes
Join in the Yellow Water Cruise and travel along a billabong
Join in the Yellow Water Cruise and travel along a billabong
Snorkel in one of the seven wonders of the world
Snorkel in one of the seven wonders of the world
Go waterfall hopping
Go waterfall hopping
Visit the nearby Mossman Gorge
Visit the nearby Mossman Gorge

Sydney

5 nights

Pop into the vibrant Surry Hills or visit the eccentric Newtown, an alternative haven, or visit colourful art galleries in Chippendale. Feel the beach vibes and discover the sunny shores of Bondi, Coogee or Manly.

Ayers Rock and the Olga's

3 nights

Uluru (Ayers Rock) is sacred to the Pitjantjatjara Anangu (the Aboriginal people of the area) and is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit 36 red rock domes that form the Olga’s (Kata Tjuta).

Litchfield

3 nights

A national park with an ancient landscape that has been shaped by water. Discover misty waterfalls, crystal clear waters, monsoon forests and the oldest culture on earth.

Katherine

4 nights

This spectacular place is bursting with gorges, misty waterfalls, warm thermal springs and ancient culture. Katherine Gorge can be found in the Nitmiluk National Park.

South Kakadu

3 nights

South Kakadu is characterized by a rugged and rocky landscape. Visit the iconic waterfalls, Jim Jim Falls and Twin Falls. At Gunlom Falls, make the steep climb to the top for an unforgettable view.

Cairns

4 nights

Cairns is a gateway to The Great Barrier Reef and many colourful neighbouring islands. Nearby, you will also find Port Douglas and the magical Daintree.

Atherton Tablelands

4 nights

A mountainous area which boasts waterfalls, volcanic crater lakes and the oldest rainforest in the world.

Port Douglas

6 nights

This tranquil oasis has all the ingredients to soak up summer holiday vibes. There are small streets full of cool cafes, art galleries and high-end restaurants - right next to the beach.

Price guide per person

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Included accommodations
  • 32 nights in comfortable bed & breakfasts, tents, lodges
  • Pleasant rooms with an ensuite or a private bathroom
  • Includes some breakfasts
Included car
  • Rental for a large SUV for 15 days
  • Full insurance with $0 excess as standard
  • During your trip, your kilometres (and flights) are fully CO2 compensated
Amazing family tree cottage | Australia holiday
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Tree cottage | Australia family holiday
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Included accommodations
  • 32 nights in superior bed & breakfasts, tents, lodges
  • Delightful rooms with an ensuite and a nice view
  • Includes most breakfasts and some dinners
Included car
  • Rental for a large SUV for 15 days
  • Full insurance with $0 excess as standard
  • During your trip, your kilometres (and flights) are fully CO2 compensated
Included accommodations
  • 32 nights staying at exclusive bed & breakfasts, lodges, glamping tents
  • Spacious suites with an eye for luxury and design
  • Includes all breakfasts and several dinners
Included car
  • Rental for a large SUV for 15 days
  • Full insurance with $0 excess as standard
  • During your trip, your kilometres (and flights) are fully CO2 compensated
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