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Australia & New Zealand: From Ayers Rock to the Great Barrier Reef & Beyond - 2023

Melbourne • Ayers Rock • Cairns • Great Barrier Reef • Sydney • Queenstown • Auckland
  • Australia and New Zealand Land Tour including Melbourne, Ayers Rock, Great Barrier Reef, Sydney, Queenstown and Auckland
    EXPERIENCE THE AWE-INSPIRING BEAUTY OF AYERS ROCK — NOW INCLUDED IN 2020!
  • ENJOY A FULL-DAY EXCURSION TO THE LESS-VISITED OUTER GREAT BARRIER REEF
  • TAKE A TOUR OF SYDNEY’S STUNNING OPERA HOUSE
  • DELVE INTO TRADITIONAL MAORI CULTURE DURING A SPECIAL CONCERT
  • SAMPLE THE VINTAGES OF GIBBSTON VALLEY WINERY
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Nadi, Fiji

FROM $1,999 PER PERSON | 4 DAYS | $500 PER DAY

The mere mention of Fiji inspires sun-soaked daydreams filled with powdery sands, aquamarine seas, and gently swaying palms. You’ll enjoy a relaxing three night resort stay in this multicultural town, where you’ll enjoy lush landscapes, dazzling reefs, thundering waterfalls, and warm, friendly people. You’ll enjoy six Included Features and Cultural Discoveries, including a traditional meke performance and kava ceremony. When you’re not participating in a tour, relax at your Superior First-Class resort, featuring a private beach, pool, international health spa, and more. This special Pacific island resort stopover is the perfect way to extend your Fijian journey before heading home.

Your Price Includes:

  • 3 nights accommodations at the Hilton Fiji Beach Resort and Spa (or similar)
  • 6 meals: 3 breakfasts, 2 lunch, and 1 dinner
  • 6 included features and Cultural Discoveries: Sightseeing tour of Sabeto Village; visit to a village school; photo stop at Indian Temple; a traditional Fijian meke performance; Fiji village and culture tour; and participate in a kava ceremony
  • Services of a City Host
  • Gratuities for local driver and guides (excludes City Host)
  • All transfers between your base tour and your extension, as well as baggage handling (where permitted) and internal transfers
  • Services of the Vantage Worldwide Concierge, to plan celebrations, activities, or provide regional expertise. Log into 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 22:

Fly from Auckland to Nadi, Fiji

Fly to Nadi, Fiji, today and transfer to your resort hotel. After checking in, you’ll be treated to a Welcome Drink before spending the rest of the day at leisure. The hotel’s private beach or swimming pool may beckon, or perhaps you’ll wish to avail yourself of the on-site spa.

DAY 23:

Discover the culture of Fiji on a Nadi tour, including a village visit

Fiji is renowned for its Edenic beauty — the name itself evokes visions of paradise. The island also has a vibrant, fascinating culture and friendly people, which we’ll experience firsthand on a sightseeing tour to Sabeto Village the includes a visit to a village school. Enjoy an afternoon at your leisure before dinner at the hotel this evening.

Included Feature:

  • Half-day sightseeing tour of Nadi and Sabeto Village

Cultural Discovery:

  • Visit a village school during your tour

Included meals:

Breakfast & dinner

DAY 24:

Indian temple, lunch in an Orchid Garden, and a choir concert

Today you’ll stop at an Indian temple before savoring a light lunch at the South Sea Orchid Garden and enjoying some Fijian entertainment in the form of the traditional meke dance. After returning to the hotel, the rest of the day is at your leisure.

Included Feature:

  • Photo stop at Indian Temple

Cultural Discovery:

  • Traditional Fijian meke performance

Included meals:

Breakfast  & lunch

DAY 25:

Soak in the Fijian culture and participate in a kava ceremony before flying home

You’ll enjoy one last experience today: a cultural visit to a Fijian village, where you'll learn about Fijian history and lifestyle before the introduction of Christianity. You'll be welcomed by warriors in traditional dress before a local guide shows you around different bures (traditional wood-and-straw huts), the chief’s home, and a cultural gallery. You’ll witness how traditional food is cooked in an underground oven called a lovo. You'll also be invited to participate in a kava ceremony — a vital custom when visiting any village. Your cultural tour concludes with a delicious lovo buffet lunch!

Following the tour, you’ll return to the hotel for a leisurely afternoon of rest and relaxation. You’ll have a late check-out before transferring to the airport in the evening to begin your journey home and reflect on a remarkable experience in the South Pacific.

Included Feature:

  • Cultural tour to a Fijian village

Cultural Discovery:

  • Participate in a traditional kava ceremony

Included meals:

Breakfast  & lunch

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