Australasia and Oceania regularly appear top of many people’s wish list for a once-in-a-lifetime adventure. This enchanting part of the world isn’t starved of the spectacular: dramatic mountains and lush forests; pristine beaches and rolling vineyards; geothermal nirvanas and majestic ice floes – it’s hard to imagine a more perfectly-diverse region.
Australia has long been famed for its laid back vibe, where the natural beauty of the outback and iconic Uluru compete with the modern cities of Sydney, Canberra and Melbourne. The country boasts a World Heritage rainforest, and the diving mecca of the Great Barrier Reef. For backpackers and tourists alike, the world’s largest island offers a wealth of experiences.
New Zealand’s contrasting North and South Islands deliver pastures and vineyards, and snowfields and fjords in equal measure. Throw into the mix the myriad islands that make up this region, such as Fiji, Tonga, Samoa and Papua New Guinea, and there is the finest selection of topical paradises just waiting to be discovered. [ReadMore]
Far-flung, far-eastern Australasia & Oceania cruises are among the most popular travellers seek out, safe in the knowledge they are set for an unforgettable experience. Whether touring for the first time, or revisiting a favourite island escape, this region delivers dream itineraries and unique, unspoilt discoveries every time.