From the Outback to the Glaciers (Cairns to Christchurch) (Standard) (from Cairns to Christchurch)

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From the Outback to the Glaciers  (Cairns to Christchurch) (Standard) (from Cairns to Christchurch) - Collette
From the Outback to the Glaciers (Cairns to Christchurch) (Standard) (from Cairns to Christchurch) - Collette


Start in Cairns and end in Christchurch! With the discovery tour From the Outback to the Glaciers (Cairns to Christchurch) (Standard) (from Cairns to Christchurch), you have a 19 day tour package taking you through Cairns, Australia and 11 other destinations in Australia/Oceania. From the Outback to the Glaciers (Cairns to Christchurch) (Standard) (from Cairns to Christchurch) includes accommodation in a hotel, meals.
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5 to 99 year olds
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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1 - Cairns, Australia - Tour Begins
  2. Day 2 - Cairns
  3. Day 3 - Great Barrier Reef
  4. Day 4 - Cairns - Melbourne
  5. Day 5 - Melbourne
  6. Day 6 - Melbourne - Alice Springs
  7. Day 7 - Alice Springs
  8. Day 8 - Alice Springs - Uluru
  9. Day 9 - Uluru - Sydney
  10. Day 10 - Sydney
  11. Day 11 - Sydney
  12. Day 12 - Sydney - Christchurch, New Zealand
  13. Day 13 - Christchurch - Franz Josef Glacier
  14. Day 14 - Franz Josef - Queenstown
  15. Day 15 - Queenstown - Milford Sound - Queenstown
  16. Day 16 - Queenstown
  17. Day 17 - Queenstown - Mt. Cook
  18. Day 18 - Mt. Cook - Christchurch
  19. Day 19 - Christchurch - Tour Ends

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  • Meals

  • Peggy Mirlisena's review about another Collette tour
    4.0 - Good

    Meal service was very slow at hotel.The second dinner together was terrible (cold,slow coming ).

  • Simmie Annandale's review about another Collette tour
    4.0 - Good

    Good itinerary; I would have preferred to not drive up to Belle Fourche as it meant we had only 30 minutes at the hotel before leaving for dinner. But the rest of the itinerary was very good. Was not pleased with Kol restaurant: service poor and food not... Read more

  • Vicki Graff's review about another Collette tour
    5.0 - Excellent

    This was my first tour group. Working with two tour companies to set it up was a nightmare for me. I would prefer to work with one tour company. For my first tour I could not have had a better tour manager. Liz Quin was beyond excellent! She was... Read more

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From the Outback to the Glaciers (Cairns to Christchurch) (Standard) (from Cairns to Christchurch)

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These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
Yellow fever
Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an infected area for Australia. Ideally 10 days before travel.
Japanese B encephalitis
Recommended for Australia. Ideally 1 month before travel.


Cairns is the starting point and Christchurch is the endpoint.
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For any tour departing before 23 September 2019 a full payment is necessary. For tours departing after 23 September 2019, a minimum payment of $99 is required to confirm your booking with Collette. The final payment will be automatically charged to your credit card on the designated due date. The final payment of the remaining balance is required at least 65 days days prior to the departure date of your tour. TourRadar never charges you a booking fee and will charge you in the stated currency.
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Covering a total distance of approx 10,351 km.
  • Cairns (Australia)
  • 259 km
  • Great Barrier Reef - Tropical North (Australia)
  • 259 km
  • Cairns (Australia)
  • 2,325 km
  • Melbourne (Australia)
  • 1,891 km
  • Alice Springs (Australia)
  • 345 km
  • Uluru - Kata Tjuta National Park (Australia)
  • 2,165 km
  • Sydney (Australia)
  • 2,139 km
  • Christchurch (New Zealand)
  • 199 km
  • Franz Josef (New Zealand)
  • 222 km
  • Queenstown (New Zealand)
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