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Wild Landscapes of Indonesia & Australia - 2023

Singapore • 22-night cruise with Pulau Lengkuas/Belitung Islands, Kumai/Kalimantan, Karimun/Kura Kura, Semarang, Madura, Probolinggo, Celukan Bawang/Lovina Beach, Benoa, Gili Islands, Badas, Rinca/Komodo, Sumba, Sawu, Ende, Lembata, Kalabahi, Kisar • Darwin
  • Small Ship Ocean Cruise from Bali to Darwin
    CRUISE ON THE OCEAN ODYSSEY FROM SINGAPORE TO DARWIN, CALLING AT 3 NATIONS ALONG THE WAY
  • VISIT ULUWATU TEMPLE, ONE OF THE ISLAND’S HOLIEST PLACES OF WORSHIP, AND MARVEL AT THE SOARING CLIFFTOP VIEWS
  • VISIT THIS UNESCO-LISTED 9TH CENTURY BUDDHIST TEMPLE — THE LARGEST IN THE WORLD — IN CENTRAL JAVA
  • Small Ship Ocean Cruise from Bali to Darwin - Komodo Dragon National Park fabled Pink Beach
    EXPLORE THIS UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE TO SPOT THE FEARSOME KOMODO DRAGON AND LAZE ON ITS PRETTY, NATURALLY FORMED PINK BEACH
  • ROUND OUT THIS REMARKABLE JOURNEY WITH AN EXTENSION TO SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA
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Sydney, Australia (PRE)

FROM $1,799 PER PERSON | 5 DAYS | $359 PER DAY

With its iconic skyline, ebullient people, and dynamic culture, it’s no wonder Sydney often ranks among the most livable cities in the world. Experience a slice of life here as you tour the Sydney Opera House, cruise the Sydney Harbor, stroll along the historic yet hip precinct of The Rocks, and bask in the brilliant blues of sea and sky at Bondi Beach. You’ll have plenty of free time to explore the city’s museums and parks, along with the region's exceptional biodiversity and jaw-dropping beauty. Since you’ve traveled all the way to the Land Down Under, don’t miss this opportunity to explore this spectacular harbor city!

Your Price Includes:

  • Transfer between Sydney and Darwin
  • 4 nights’ accommodations at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth (or similar)
  • 7 meals: 4 breakfasts, 1 lunch, and 2 dinners
  • 4 included features and Cultural Discoveries, including a tour of the Sydney Opera House and a Sydney Harbor cruise
  • All transportation while on tour
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a Vantage City Host and Program Manager
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding City Host)
  • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
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DAY 1:

Fly to Sydney, Australia

Today you’ll board an overnight flight from the U.S. to Sydney.

DAY 2:

Cross the International Date Line

You’ll cross the International Date Line today and arrive in Sydney on Day 3.

DAY 3:

Arrive in Sydney, one of the world’s most iconic cities

Welcome to Sydney, the free-wheeling and cosmopolitan state capital of New South Wales! Upon arrival, we transfer to our deluxe hotel near the harbor and the soaring "sails" of the Sydney Opera House. You'll have a free afternoon to explore your new neighborhood before meeting back at the hotel for dinner.

Included meals:

Dinner

DAY 4:

Discover Sydney’s charms

Get acquainted with beautiful Sydney on our morning excursion. We begin at the Altmann + Cherny showroom to learn about opal, Australia’s national gemstone, before heading to the world-famous Sydney Opera House for a guided tour of this breathtaking UNESCO World Heritage Site. Next, a tour of the city’s highlights takes you to the peninsula of Mrs. Macquarie’s Point, where a chair carved for the first governor’s wife overlooks the harbor. Continue to the mid-19th-century Garrison Church, Dawes Point, and Chinatown. Your morning ends along the southern shores of Sydney Harbor, at iconic Bondi Beach. The rest of the afternoon is free, with lunch on your own. This evening, enjoy dinner at a local restaurant in bustling Circular Quay.

Included Feature:

  • Panoramic tour of Sydney

Cultural Discovery:

  • Opal demonstration

Included meals:

Breakfast & dinner

DAY 5:

A day at leisure in Sydney 

Explore Sydney on your own today, perhaps returning to some of the sights we saw yesterday, visiting the Royal Botanic Gardens, or having a picnic on the green parklands of The Domain. 

Included meals:

Breakfast

DAY 6:

Cruise Sydney Harbor and explore The Rocks

This morning will be an invigorating one, as you enjoy a sightseeing cruise on Sydney Harbor! This is your opportunity to view the gorgeous homes and capture fabulous shots of the Opera House and Harbor Bridge. Following the cruise, our Program Manager guides a walk of The Rocks and the Sydney Harbor area, pointing out some little-known sites and sharing local stories and lore. You’ll enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. Dinner is at your leisure this evening.

Included Feature:

  • Sydney Harbor cruise

Cultural Discovery:

  • Orientation walk of The Rocks and Sydney Harbor

Included meals:

Breakfast  & lunch

DAY 7:

Transfer to Darwin and begin your base tour

After a leisurely breakfast, you’ll fly from Sydney to Darwin and begin Day 3 of your base program.

Included meals:

Breakfast
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Siem Reap & Angkor Wat (POST)

FROM $1,499 PER PERSON | 5 DAYS | $300 PER DAY

Maximize your time in Southeast Asia with this immersive Cambodian extension that unveils dazzling Angkor Wat — one of the world’s largest temple complexes. You’ll fly to Siem Reap, the gateway city to this sprawling UNESCO-listed compound, where you’ll discover the former seat of the Khmer kingdom on a two-day exploration. Plus, get a feel for local life with visits to a local dance school and silk farm, and even learn traditional skills such as palm weaving when you interact with local villagers. Don’t miss your chance to discover one of Southeast Asia’s most important temples on this compact extension filled with cultural marvels, both ancient and contemporary.

Your Price Includes:
  • 4 nights' accommodations at the Sofitel Angkor (or similar)
  • 10 meals: 4 breakfasts, 3 lunches, and 3 dinners
  • 7 included features and Cultural Discoveries
  • Two-day excursion to Angkor Wat
  • Village walking tour
  • All transportation while on tour
  • All transfers and baggage handling (where permitted)
  • Services of a City Host and Adventure Leader
  • Tipping for drivers and local guides (excluding City Host)
  • Complimentary Vantage Deluxe Concierge Service, to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log in to My Portfolio and submit a request, or send an email any time up to two weeks prior to your departure at Concierge@vantagetravel.com
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DAY 29:

Fly from Singapore to Siem Reap

Arrive in Siem Reap today. You'll have a day completely at leisure, with dinner at the hotel tonight.

Included meals:

Dinner

DAY 30:

Tour the Angkor Wat complex, and delve into local life with visits to a dance school and silk farm

Embark on a tour of the Angkor complex today, spending half a day meandering through the centuries-old terraces, pathways, and temples of this sprawling complex. Lunch is included in a local restaurant.

In the afternoon, get a glimpse into local life during visits to a Cambodian dance school and silk farm. Then, enjoy a traditional Angkor dance performance during a sumptuous buffet dinner.

Get your camera ready: What a day for taking photos: You’ll not only get up close and personal with one of the world’s most famous monuments — where you can snap shots of the startlingly well-preserved and intricately carved bas reliefs — you’ll also get to capture the smiling faces and impressive skills of Cambodian dancers.

Included meals:

Breakfast, lunch & dinner

DAY 31:

Explore Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, and Ta Prohm

Get a second chance to explore the immense majesty of the Angkor Wat complex today. You’ll also have the opportunity to explore the ancient city of Angkor Thom and the Ta Prohm temple, too. Enjoy an evening at leisure with dinner on your own.

Included meals:

Breakfast  & lunch

DAY 32:

Siem Reap village walking tour

Today, travel to a rural village for a guided walking tour that sheds light on local life and will immerse you in the day-to-day goings-on here. Cultural Discovery: You’ll interact with local villagers, learning their traditional skills, such as palm leaf weaving, and more. Tonight, enjoy a Farewell Dinner, and toast to the expedition discoveries ahead. 

Included meals:

Breakfast, lunch & dinner

DAY 33:

Fly home

Transfer to Siem Reap's airport for your return flight home. 

Please note: Arrive to your destination rested and refreshed! Convenient gateway city stopover options mean you can break up longer flights easily — just ask our Flight Experts for assistance.

Included meals:

Breakfast

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