Travel Packages

South Island Rock n Rail
6 days/5 nights from $1,175pp

Experience one of the world’s greatest train journeys aboard the TranzAlpine from Christchurch to Greymouth before jumping in your car and exploring the West Coast en-route to Nelson. End your journey on board the Coastal Pacific Rail admiring how the mountains meet the sea along the East coast from Picton back to Christchurch

Included: 2 nights Christchurch, TranzAlpine Rail, 3 day car rental, 1 night Punakaiki, 2 nights Nelson, Coastal Pacific Rail 

Dates:  06 Jan – 24 Mar  (Thursdays only)

Grand Rail Explorer: Queenstown to Auckland
13 days/12 nights from $1,935pp

Discover the heart of New Zealand when you travel by train on three iconic rail journeys – the Northern Explorer, Coastal Pacific and TranzAlpine. There is breathtaking scenery waiting for you – rugged coastlines, winding rivers, towering mountains, and untouched alpine landscapes. Watch it all roll by in purpose-built scenic carriages with enormous panoramic windows, an on-board licensed café, and open-air viewing carriage.

Dates:  30 May – 31 Oct (seasonal surcharges apply)

Golden West Rail: Sydney to Sydney
5 days/4 nights from $4,250pp

Travel on board the iconic Southern Aurora sleeper train and celebrate Australia’s diverse history.  This newly restored train is ready to take you to explore regional towns along some rail lines exlcusive to you, ones that don’t have schedule passenger services making this a real adventure.  Admire some of Australia’s breathtaking scenery of the sandstone cliffs by the Hawkesbury River, the gorgeous coaastline to Newcastle and the Jurassic rainforest of the Blue Mountains.

Dates:  several to choose from click on Read More

Riverina Rail: Sydney to Sydney
5 days/4 nights from $4,250pp

Step back in time on Vintage Rail Journeys adventure through the heart of the Australian fruit bowl on board the newly restored, iconic 1960’s ex Southern Aurora Sleeping Train.  Stop at regional towns and attractions throughout the Riverina and admire the scenery, taste local produce and experience regional culture and events. You will travel on rail lines which don’t have scheduled passenger services giving you a unique opportunity to see things that you normally don’t get to see.

Dates:  several to choose from click on Read More

The Ghan: Adelaide to Darwin (vv)
3 days/2 nights from $2,149pp

The Ghan train journey from Adelaide t0 Darwin or vice versa takes you across the red desert through Alice Springs. As you travel through the heart of Australia enjoy the comforts of train travel as you watch the vastness of the Australian desert pass you by.  Take in some of the off train experiences (enquire for details) and experience what the centre of Australia has to offer.  With your meals and local wines included this is a relaxing yet exciting way to experience the Australian outback.

Dates:  Sunday from Adelaide/Wednesday from Darwin

The Indian Pacific: Perth to Sydney (vv)
4 days/3 nights from $2,029pp

The Indian Pacific train is an iconic transcontinental train journey connecting Sydney, Adelaide and Perth.  Jump on board and follow the footsteps of goldrush prospectors and bush peioneers who forged their lives in the unforgiving interior of Australia.  Enjoy the romance of rail as you traverse from one ocean to the other with a whole lot of Australian outback in between.

Dates:  Sunday from Perth / Wednesday from Sydney

The Ghan: Kakadu Splendour
7 days/6 nights from $3,239pp

The Ghan train journey from Adelaide to Darwin takes you across some incredible and vast landscapes of the Australian Outback. Enjoy some off train excursions before arriving in to Darwin.  This rail journey has the added bonus of spending a few nights in Darwin and a night in Kakadu plus going ashore in Arnhem land.  Discover the beauty of the Top End on this combination of rail and coach tour.

Dates:  on request from Adelaide (Feb – Nov)