Our special stopovers
Contiki special stopovers give you something you just can’t get travelling on your own – the inside knowledge that means you’ll stay in some of best spots in Australia! We’ve worked hard to find them and that you’ll enjoy the great value these unique stopovers represent.
*Whitsunday sailing *
See The Whitsunday’s from your own private yacht! Sailing is available as an option to upgrade as an alternative to spending 2 nights of your tour at Daydream Island Resort. It means the chance to spend 2 days & 2 nights onboard a maxi yacht. More at contiki.com/sailingwhitsundays.
Daydream Island Resort
Lots of our East Coast itineraries include a stop at one of the most beautiful spots in The Whitsundays – Daydream Island. The resort is the only one on the island and is the ultimate spot to either chill out or get active with lots of activities to do in and out of the water. More at www.daydreamisland.com.
Ayers Rock Resort
When in the Red Centre, you’ll stay right in the heart of Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Parks at The Outback Pioneer Lodge. One of the best features of the Lodge is the do-it-yourself BBQs, great for meeting new friends! More at www.ayersrockresort.com.au/outback.
Langmorn Country Homestead
This is where you’ll get to enjoy real Aussie hospitality at its best. The Homestead is located on a working cattle station. A highlight is seeing the local wildlife along the way on a hay wagon ride. More at oldstationbrahmans.com.au/Langmorn.
Learn to Surf Camp
At Mojo Surf Camp, it’s all about the water, you’ll stay right next to it, learn to surf it and generally enjoy a great time with the camp’s young and friendly staff looking after you. More at www.mojosurf.com.au/spotx.
Kings Creek Camp
Sleep under the stars for a night in a ‘swag’. In Australia, a swag is the traditional bedding for sleeping outdoors with an inbuilt foam mattress inside a canvas cover – just like a special sleeping bag!
More at www.kingscreekstation.com.au.
Fraser Island Eco-Lodge
The eco-friendly resort was designed to minimize impact on this stunning island where you stay in the individual Lodges with shared facilities. Native birds and wildlife are spotted all around the property. More at kingfisherbay.com.
Rydges Esplanade Resort Cairns
Located a 15 minute wlk fromt he heart of Cairns & overlooking the Coal Sea, the resort features 3 swimming pools, tennis court, business centr, brasserie & lobby bar, & fully-equipped health & fitness centre.
More information at www.rydges.com
Shoal Bay Resort & Spa
A stylish and modern resort, set right on the beachfront of the pristine Port Stephens waters. Rooms are quad share apartment-style with private facilities. More at shoalbayresort.com