A Taste of the South Pacific w/3 nights in Fiji- from $2,449

Tropical Splendor and Cityscapes


  • 10 nights hotel accommodations
  • 16 meals included
  • Daily touring as outlined in itinerary
  • 3 nights in Fiji

Set out on an adventure that brings together the epic highlights of Australia with the tropical paradise that is Fiji. Explore the Great Barrier Reef. Visit Hartley’s Croc Farm and see crocodiles in their natural habitat. Delve into another way of life at the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Centre. Come to know the exciting city of Sydney during your included city tour, harbour dinner cruise and fascinating guided tour Sydney Opera House. You will also have a full day to explore the city on your own. Discover Nadi’s scenic hinterland and visit the Garden of the Sleeping Giant begun by famed Hollywood actor Raymond Burr. On this trip you even have the chance to meet a few of the local koalas. Finally, complete your trip with three nights in beautiful Fiji.


Days 1- 2: Overnight Flight

Cross the International Dateline and begin the adventure of a lifetime by skipping a day ahead.


Day 3: Cairns, Australia – Tour Begins

Your tour opens in Cairns, the tropical gateway to one of the world’s most spectacular natural attractions and a World Heritage site – the Great Barrier Reef. Established as a marine park in 1975, the reef is a haven for thousands of species of sea life, as well as turtles and birds.

Dinner included. Stay: Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort


Day 4:Great Barrier Reef

Set out on a high speed catamaran for an exciting excursion to the Great Barrier Reef. This is an immense series of 2,800 coral reefs which are home to amazingly diverse marine life. Explore the reef from your base on Green Island. Enjoy a glass bottom boat ride,* stroll the island walking trails, relax on the beaches, snorkel or just watch the fish and sea turtles swim past from the pier. For a more adventurous encounter with the reef, optional scuba diving and an outer reef tour are also available. Whichever way you choose, you’ll see some of the world’s most fascinating marine and plant life.

Breakfast & lunch included. Stay: Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort


Day 5: Cairns

Today, visit the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park to meet Australia’s original inhabitants. See the traditional dances, learn how to play a didgeridoo or even throw a boomerang. Browse the renowned art gallery and visit the interpretation center which houses a collection of interesting artifacts. Visit Hartley’s Croc Farm for a chance to get up close and personal with crocodiles in their natural habitat! Boardwalks take you on a path of adventure through rainforests and woodlands to see animals such as wild birds, reptiles and wallabies. You also have the chance to meet some of the local koalas and have a private talk with a wildlife naturalist to learn more about these cuddly creatures. Take a dramatic cruise on the lagoon looking for crocodiles before enjoying a delicious Aussie barbecue.

Breakfast & dinner included. Stay: Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort


Day 6: Cairns

Spend your day at leisure enjoying the tropical surroundings. Or, explore the rainforest canopy this morning with an optional ride on the Skyrail Rainforest Cableway; make a few stops on the ascent to experience the beauty of this World Heritage site and experience the forest floor from specially-designed boardwalks.

Breakfast included. Stay: Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort


Day 7: Cairns – Sydney

Today you fly to the bustling city of Sydney, first settled by English colonists in 1788.

Breakfast & dinner included. Stay: Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour


Day 8: Sydney

This morning enjoy a city tour of Sydney. Highlights include Kings Cross, the Harbour Bridge, Chinatown, the Rocks, Circular Quay, the Botanic Gardens and the fashionable suburb of Paddington. Discover one of the world’s most fascinating architectural sights as you take a guided tour of the Sydney Opera House, poised majestically on Sydney Harbour. Next, learn how raw opals mined from the depths of the earth are transformed into beautiful works of art at the National Opal Centre. The evening is free to explore Sydney at your leisure. The opportunities are endless!!

Breakfast included. Stay: Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour


Day 9: Sydney

Come to know the exciting city of Sydney during a day of independent exploration. You may take advantage of an optional tour to Koala Park for an up close and personal chance to learn about the different types of wildlife native to the land down under. Walk amongst wallabies, indigenous birds, kangaroos, dingoes and other creatures. Experience the koala habitat where you can even take your picture with a koala! Or perhaps you’ll choose to walk around the city and do some shopping…or find a local café and relax. Tonight, experience the best of Sydney. As you say your farewell to Australia, chat with new friends and take in the sights during a delightful dinner cruise of Sydney Harbour. Marvel at the scenic vistas the harbour has to offer including Sydney’s magnificent skyline and iconic attractions: the Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge.

Breakfast & dinner included. Stay: Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour


Day 10: Sydney – Nadi, Fiji

Today you arrive in the beautiful tropical paradise of Fiji to complete your South Pacific experience. Fijians are warm and friendly, with a welcoming, vibrant culture. For centuries, Fiji’s expansive sandy beaches and clear ocean waters have drawn travelers and explorers alike.

Breakfast included.  Stay: Sofitel Fiji Resort Spa


Day 11: Fiji

Your day is free to explore everything that your resort has to offer. Savor the island lifestyle. Relax by the beach or pool; or choose one of the many fun, adventurous activities available to you from the hotel activities desk.

Breakfast included. Stay: Westin Denarau Island Resort Spa


Day 12: Fiji

Enjoy another day in paradise. Your Tour Manager will help you get the most out of your time. Join your fellow travelers this evening at a farewell dinner where you will toast the end of a wonderful trip!

Breakfast & dinner included. Stay: Westin Denarau Island Resort Spa


Day 13 Fiji – Tour Ends

Today, journey into Nadi’s scenic hinterland to the Garden of the Sleeping Giant. This garden, started by famed Hollywood actor Raymond Burr, now houses one of the largest and most varied orchid collections in the world. Travel to Viseisei Village – the legendary landing site of the first Fijians – where you will enter the village and have a chance to peruse the local handicraft displays. You will also make a stop in the bustling township of Nadi to experience the modern style of Fiji living. This evening, depart for home with treasured memories of your jaunt through the South Pacific.

Breakfast included.

Pricing & Departures

Feb 11 – 24, 2016 $2,449
Feb 29  – Mar 12, 2016 $2,749
Apr 7 – 19, 2016 $2,749
Oct 2 – Nov 7, 2016 $2,609
Dec 5 – 17, 2016 $2,609
Jan 16 – Mar 11, 2017 $2,609
Mar 13 – Apr 8, 2017 $2,609
Apr 10 – 22, 2016 $2,559
Apr 17 – Apr 29, 2017 $2,559
Apr 24 – May 6, 2017 $2,559

Additional departure dates available, ask about optional excursions





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