Whether you are a sightseeing, special interest, sports, student, family or small grouptravelling together, our group specialist team can assist you with pre-planningyour itinerary. This includes your accommodation, sightseeing, transportation,local guides, meals, and unique experiences. We will logistically operate your tourefficiently and professionally. Australia is the world’s largest island and is made up of eight contrasting states and territories. A wild and open country that offers a unique combination of 50,000 year indigenous history with over 200 years of European settlement. Australia offers a friendly and fresh approach to life. Natural attractions combine with the Australian lifestyle to deliver travel experiences among the best on earth.
Experience the best of both countries combined on this itinerary. Explore the cosmopolitan city of Auckland, cruise by boat through the glow worm caves at Waitomo, view mighty geysers in Rotorua and visit the picture perfect Milford Sound in the World Heritage Fiordland National Park. This is before taking the short flight to Australia to enjoy a lunch cruise on the Sydney Harbour, viewing Uluru (Ayers Rock) on an early morning sunrise tour and snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef in Northern Queensland.Read more
Combine New Zealand and Australia on this 21 day in-depth independent package. Visit the well known spectacular highlights of Rotorua, Milford Sound, Sydney, Ayers Rock and the Great Barrier Reef. Go off the beaten path and cruise the Hole in the Rock, take a boat ride through glowworm caves at Waitomo and get up close and personal with the penguins in Phillip Island. This itinerary will give you the ultimate Downunder experiences! Independent packages can be adjusted to suit your travel interests, time frame and budget.Read more
This spectacular city is built on the hills surrounding Port Jackson, or more commonly known as the Sydney Harbour. The city’s gorgeous harbour, lifestyle and great natural beauty offers an array of sightseeing and activities. Learn to surf at Bondi Beach or swim in the calm waters of Coogee. Lose yourself in the cobblestone cul-de-sacs of The Rocks or in the markets, boutiques, cafes and pubs of Paddington.Read more
Enjoy the remarkable changing colours of Uluru as the sun rises or sets over the desert landscape. Join a guide and explore this World Heritage-listed area on a 2-3 hour walk, discovering ancient rock formations, aboriginal history and culture. Experience an Australian barbecue dinner including kangaroo meat as a unique option. Climb around the rim of Kings Canyon and enjoy the stunning views of Watarrka National Park.Read more
This Tasmania tour allows you to experience the magic of Australia’s island state and brings you into contact with rugged wilderness, endemic wildlife, beautiful beaches, a sense of history and the best of contemporary Tasmanian hospitality. Designed by people who know and love Tasmania, this small group tour incorporates Tasmanian icons such as the famous Cradle Mountain, Wineglass Bay, the Tasmanian Devil, the convict ruins of Port Arthur, the vibrant Salamanca markets and will take you off the beaten path to discover some of the hidden treasures of the island.Read more
Explore Australia from Coast to Coast with the famous Indian Pacific. Combining unique cosmopolitan cities, inspiring natural wonders, coral reefs, wine country, local wildlife and a friendly culture, this package provides the best Australia has to offer and a diverse travel experience.Read more
New South Wales has endless unspoilt beaches, breathtaking natural treasures and one of the world’s most famous and vibrant cities. Explore the State in winter and enjoy stunning stretches of coastline, great bushwalks in beautiful national parks, and outstanding dining experiences in spectacular locations.Read More
The Northern Territory is a place unlike any other and a "Must Do" for any fun-loving traveler. Whether looking for an adventure filled road trip, or a relaxing weekend break from the daily grind, there is something for everyone in the Territory.Read More
Queensland is a wonderland of adventures, a must to see for yourself. While you're visiting the Sunshine State you may find yourself lost in a rainforest land before time, unwinding on a beach in a tropical paradise, under the sea on the one and only Great Barrier Reef, losing yourself in the starry skies of the outback, sailing through the breeze on a yacht in The Whitsundays or soaking up the sun while you surf a legendary break on the Gold Coast.Read More
South Australia is a state renowned for its abundance of Wildlife, Outback and Wine, easily accessed from the gateway of Adelaide. A city of natural beauty and simple elegance, Adelaide appeals to many North American visitors because of relaxed lifestyle and rich cultural and culinary offerings. South Australia is home to Australia's most interactive wildlife experience, Kangaroo Island, as well as numerous world famous wine regions including the Barossa, Adelaide Hills, Clare Valley and McLaren Vale. For travelers wanting to venture into the outback, Coober Pedy offers the opportunity to explore underground homes and the mystical Flinders Ranges offers iconic landscapes and hiking opportunities.Read More
Lonely Planet named Tasmania one of the world’s top regions to visit in 2015 – the only destination in Australia or New Zealand to make the list. Discover everything you've heard about Tasmania's food and wine is true. To a gastronome, it's heaven. To everyone else, it's mouth-wateringly irresistible. The island’s diverse and ancient landscapes offer accessible wilderness experiences that are unsurpassed and world renowned. Easily accessible from Sydney and Melbourne, the temperate climate, beautiful scenery and an abundance of experiences make Tasmania an ideal touring destination.Read More
Hugging the tip of the Australian east coast, Victoria is Australia’s second-smallest state. Packed into such a compact area is a wealth of diverse regional areas and attractions, from sweeping coastline and pristine beaches to picturesque wineries and national parks teeming with wildlife.Read More
Western Australia is famous for long days of sunshine and diverse landscapes and climates. Western Australia lies in the southern hemisphere, covering an area of more than 2.5 million square kilometres – that’s about the size of Western Europe and one-third of Australia’s total landmass. In Western Australia you can experience Australia’s sunniest capital city, whitest beach and largest expanse of outback, one of the oldest known living cultures on Earth, UNESCO World Heritage reef and rock formations, world-class surf, premium wines, and still have plenty of reasons to return.Read More
Let Anderson Vacations customise a group tour for you inclusive of Net Wholesale Airfare with all of our major air partners. Travelling in Australia and New Zealand is always best done with a group of close friends.
Pre and Post Cruise Tours
Increasing in popularity during the North American winter season are custom group tour programs that combine our amazing land product and net wholesale group airfare to Australia or New Zealand, with a Cruise Program provide by one of the World’s Major Cruise Lines. The majority of the worlds major cruise lines are now relocating their ships to Australia over the North American Winter. What a fantastic way to combine a group program for the best of the South Pacific by land and Sea.
Are you having trouble filling your coaches, try small group touring!Why not consider small coach touring with Anderson Vacations and have us work with our smaller equipment and certified driver guides to provide that same great experience at a reasonable price. Oftentimes smaller group size minimize stop times and allows the group to see more, do more and get to know one another better.
Becoming increasingly popular is small group touring. On some of our itineraries we work with smaller numbers and driver guides. This allows the group to have amore intimate experience and minimizes the time at sightseeing stops, allowingthe group to see more or arrive at their destination earlier.
Alternatively you may want to block space on one of our Schedule Departureprograms so that you can book your customers into our already existing tour departure. This allows you to not have to meet the minimum required number and your clients will still be hosted on a tour of Anderson Standards.
We do not charge any deposits to block group space on an existing departure, and our local Business Development Manager can assist you in promoting such space through consumer evenings, posters for promotion, itineraries, images and presentation materials.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org if this is of interest and our Tour Operations team will get back in touch with you to confirm blocked space and availablity.
Let us quote you and your group a net wholesale airfare with any of the major airlines travelling to Australia and New Zealand including Air New Zealand, Virgin Airways, Qantas, Air Canada, United, Hawaiian and others. We will come up with the best air solution for you and your group based on your final itinerary and arrangements. No question the South Pacific with the number of stops and vast distances required to travel within the countries or on a multi country itinerary is a complex one for air travel. Let us simplifiy your process.
In addition to our commitment to service we utilize some of the most modernmotor coaches in Australia. We can provide sedans, limousines, touring vans, 21, 29or 56 passenger coaches. On the larger coaches we provide late model coachesequipped with the latest amenities including, TV/VCR, public address system,stereo, restroom and reclining seats.
We select our accommodation based on the requirements of the group and the location the group is touring to ensuring that you are withinthe heart of the destination. The grade of the accommodation is anything from 3 to 5star, this can vary slightly depending on the area. When we go into remote orsmaller towns we book the best possible accommodation available. A full list ofthe accommodation on each tour is available on each customised group quotation
Farm/ Home Stays
What a way to experience first hand the culture and importance of family Aussies and Kiwis place on every day life. We are pleased to build in a home and/or farm – stay into your custom group program.