Posted date 09.03.2021
Inspiration Across The Nation! Introducing APT’s Incredible Home-Grown Tours
There’s never been a better time to explore our own backyard and be inspired by it’s beauty, outback icons and diverse range of attractions. APT’s amazing Kimberley tours and cruises are filling up fast for 2021 so today we are showcasing a number of tour options across Aus.Whether you’re a foodie, enjoy the arts, history, beautiful gardens, nature walks, snorkelling, geology or simply want to see more of our diverse country – look no further! Varied travel styles ensure maximum coverage of those remote areas with our Private Jet Air Tours, 4WD vehicles – seating no more than 20 guests, coach touring, Walking Holidays and Luxury Short Breaks. Scroll down to explore the itineraries state by state.
Let us show you what 93 years of history in Australian touring has to offer!
Inspiring us to get out of our comfort zone and swim with whale sharks at Ningaloo Reef, be mystified by the Pinnacles natural limestone structures dating back 25,000 – 30,000 years, and delight our tastebuds sampling boutique wine and chocolate in Margaret River.
|Wonders of the South West||West Coast and Kimberley
Horizons by Private Jet
|14 days from $5,195* pp twin share||8 days from $7,695* pp twin share|
|Travel along the coast exploring the towns of Geraldton, Kalbarri, Fremantle, Albany and Esperance. Encounter the dolphins of Monkey Mia and the beaches of the Coral Coast, and get your fill of gourmet food.||Travel aboard a private jet and swim with whale sharks at Ningaloo Reef, enjoy a scenic cruise through Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge and discover the Margaret River region in all of it’s glory.|
|Travelmarvel departures in
MAR / APR / JUL / AUG / SEP & OCT
|APT Private Jet departures available in
JUN / JUL & AUG
Inspiring & iconic, Uluru is on the bucket list for many. Sunrises, sunsets, Kings Canyon, Night at the Field of Light and beautiful remote Alice Springs all combine to create the most amazing outback experiences. It’s time to go back in time and visit the Northern Territory.
|Central Australia Escape||Red Centre Escape|
|7 days from $3,995* pp twin share||7 days from $2,495* pp twin share|
|Embark on the Kings Canyon Rim Walk, savour a memorable Outback Bush BBQ dinner and show, Explore Simpsons Gap -the site where several Dreamtime stories are said to have taken place and the incredible ‘Night at Field of Light’.||Central Australia is like nowhere else. Meet the traditional landowners of Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, hike Kings Canyon, and at Uluru, experience a majestic sunrise over the monolith as well as the acclaimed Field of Light exhibition.|
|APT 4WD Luxury Short Break departures available in MAR / APR / OCT & NOV||available in MAR / APR / MAY / JUN / JUL / AUG / SEP / OCT & NOV|
Tasmania inspires us to throw on our walking boots and immerse ourselves in mountains, bays and national parks. The beauty of Cradle Mountain and Wineglass Bay are a photographers dream. Featured below is our best selling Grand Tasman Tour and for those seeking the finer things in life – get spoilt on our Tasmania Epicurean Escape!
|Grand Tasman||Tasmania Epicurean Escape|
|10 days from $3,395* pp twin share||6 days from $6,495* pp twin share|
|Get Lost in Fields of Lavender, meet Tasmanian devils and fairy penguins, be immersed in nature and discover natural wonders on this epic journey of Apple Isle.||Enjoy two nights and special degustation dinners with paired wine at Saffire Freycinet, visit historic convict sites of Maria Island, Port Arthur & MONA.|
|Departures available in FEB / MAR / APR / MAY / SEP / OCT / NOV & DEC||APT 4WD Luxury Short Break departures available in OCT / NOV – max 20 guests|
Inspiring us to travel to new culinary heights with the Barossa and Clare Valley offering a smorgasbord of wineries and sumptuous eating experiences. Adelaide is bursting with culture & flavours and is the gateway to a delicious road ahead!
|South Australia Flinders
Ranges & Wineries
|South Australia’s Heritage, Art & Gardens with Clare Valley|
|7 days from $4,195* pp twin share||7 days from $3,995* pp twin share|
|Stay 6 nights in luxury boutique accommodation including The Louise in the Barossa Valley, Mt Lofty House in the Adelaide Hills, enjoy a ‘glamping’ experience at Ikara Safari Camp in Wilpena Pound, devour wine and food at iconic Barossa Valley wineries including Jacob’s Creek and Seppeltfield.||Tour the Barossa Valley wine region and visit Maggie Beer’s famous Farm Shop, visit the Heritage Garden and Sevenhill Winery in the Clare Valley, explore Hahndorf and visit Hans Heysen’s home and studio, tour Adelaide including the botanic gardens and Seppeltsfield Winery.|
|APT 4WD Luxury Short Break departures available in OCT / NOV – max 20 guests||Botanica tour with Botanical Guide
departure 18 October
Queensland inspires us to slap on a hat and get beachy with it! Magnificent reefs, islands and beaches await or hit the outback teeming with red desert & dinosaur bones. Wake up by the ocean and then unwind in a classic outback town. Soar over vast landscapes in a private jet or hug the coastline enjoying island escapes.
Reefs & Rainforest
|Queensland Outback & Tropics by Private Jet|
|10 days from $4,095* pp twin share||9 days from $8,995* pp twin share|
|A beautiful combination of Island escapes – 2 nights on World Heritage listed Fraser Island and 2 nights on the tropical paradise of Hamilton Island. Cruise to Agincourt Reef and admire the colourful coral & marine life of the Great Barrier Reef and visit Australia Zoo. This tour also operates in reverse from BNE – CNS, named Tropical Nth Queensland Adventure.||Visit Outback icons including the Qantas Founders Museum and enjoy Luminescent Longreach, an incredible sound and light show. Stay on Thursday Island & walk to the ‘tip of Australia’ on the Cape York Peninsula. Enjoy scenic flying with aerial views of the vast Outback, Cape York, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland Islands and rainforest fringed shores.|
|Travelmarvel departures available
in SEP / OCT 21 & JAN / FEB 22
|APT Private Jet departures available
in JUN / JUL / AUG & SEP
New South Wales
The dramatic scenery in the Blue Mountains & island paradise of Lord Howe inspire us to seek out rugged mountain ranges and get back to nature with subtropical forests, coral-rich waters, unique marine life, remote seabird colonies & beautiful botanical gardens.
Take a breath of fresh mountain air and discover the diverse beauty of NSW.
|Blue Mountains & Southern Highland Perennial Gardens||Lord Howe Island Tropical Plants, Birdlife & Nature Walks|
|7 days from $5,095* pp twin share||8 days from $6,795* pp twin share|
|Visit the National Gallery of Victoria as well as regional galleries including Bendigo, Ballarat, Hamilton and Geelong. Travel through the rugged splendour of the Grampians in wildflower season, explore the artistic hub of Daylesford and meet private garden owners including the founder.||Discover endangered high-altitude rainforest species, enjoy a glass bottom boat cruise of The Lagoon and see the unique marine life, enjoy guided nature walks and evening lectures with your Botanical Guide Dr Ian Hutton. Includes return airfares from Sydney to Lord Howe Island.|
|Tour departs 26 September||Botanica tour departures 18 APR & 2 OCT|
Victoria inspires us to meander through unique laneways of art and refresh & rejuvenate in alpine regions. Gourmet food and fine craft beer weave through the Grampians & the Gippsland. Indulge and embrace the splendour of Victoria on these unique adventures.
Gardens & Galleries
|Victoria’s Great Lakes
and High Country
|8 days from $4,895* pp twin share||7 days from $2,695* pp twin share|
|Visit the Botanic Gardens at Mt Tomah and Mt Annan, enjoy a private Cadillac tour of the Blue Mountains, visit Mayfield Garden’s Autumn Festival and Retford Park, the former home of the Fairfax family & visit private gardens including Botanical Guide, Judy Hortons own garden.||This new tour provides support to the Gippsland region after the bush fires. Key Highlights include a tour of stunning Lakes Entrance, savoring dinner at the iconic Lake Entrance Floating Restaurant, sampling craft beer at the boutique Bullant Brewery in Bruthen.|
|Botanica tour departure 20 April||Departures available in MAR / APR / MAY|
Canberra inspires us to celebrate Spring with a mass of blooms. Inspirational garden designs and flower displays are a feast for the senses at Floriade. Tiptoe through the tulips and meander through private & botanical gardens – on this visually beautiful Botanica tour!
Canberra’s Floriade, NSW
Tulips & Private Gardens
See Canberra’s sights and enjoy private gardens in Canberra. Visit parks & attend the Tulip Festival in Bowral, see private gardens of the Monaro region & Leura. Judy Horton escorts this Botanica group tour on 21 September
8 days from $5,095* pp twin share