Need a break?

Need some quality family time or just a long weekend away? AAT Kings has the perfect solution to escape and recharge.

We’ve created a range of Brilliant Short Holidays for you to choose from and we’ll do all the driving for you. Holidays range from 2 to 9 days in length and run at different times throughout the year and our fantastic team are ready to share Australia and New Zealand with you.

Whether you’re into nature and wildlife, love experiencing different cultures, are more of an adventurer or consider yourself a foodie and wine aficionado, we’ve got the perfect holiday for you.

View a selection of our holidays below or download our Brilliant Breaks brochure with dozens of Aussie and Kiwi breaks to choose from.

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Australia is indeed the lucky country, blessed with a diverse landscape filled with many amazing experiences.
admiring the views fom Nourlangie Rock, Kakadu

Kakadu & East Alligator River

2 Days Short Break | Darwin Return | Tour Code: DK40

Escape to the Top End and discover a paradise. View Aboriginal rock art at Nourlangie and Ubirr, cruise Yellow Water Billabong and East Alligator River in search of crocs then go ashore in Arnhem Land.

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$522 per person
twin share*

(Save up to $135 per couple*)
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walking through the Valley of the winds and Walpa Gorge

Kata Tjuta, Uluru and Kings Canyon

4 Days Short Break | Alice Springs Return | Tour Code: AK48

Go for a camel ride, enjoy our award-winning Uluru Barbecue Dinner, walk through Valley of the Winds and climb to the rim of Kings Canyon.

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$1215 per person
twin share*

(Save up to $329 per couple*)
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Peeking through palm trees at Palm Cove, Cairns

Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef

4 Days Short Break | Cairns Return | Tour Code: CC11

See amazing marine life on a Great Barrier Reef cruise, ride the Skyrail cableway and board Kuranda Scenic Railway & see one of the world’s oldest rainforests.

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$626 per person
twin share*

(Save up to $150 per couple*)
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The iconic Three Sisters formation at Echo Point, Blue Mountains

Sydney and the Blue Mountains

4 Days Short Break | Sydney Return | Tour Code: SS11

Discover the sights of Sydney and its surrounds. Tick the must-see city sights off your list as you view the Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge, Bondi Beach plus more.

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$689 per person
twin share*

(Save up to $153 per couple*)
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Puffing Billy Steam Train letting off steam as it travels through the Dandenongs

Melbourne’s Food & Wine Discovery

4 Days Short Break | Melbourne Return | Tour Code: MMFW

Discover Melbourne city sights, dine on-board Colonial Tramcar, ride Puffing Billy Steam Train, and indulge in Yarra Valley food & wine.

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$698 per person
twin share*

(Save up to $165 per couple*)
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Explore New Zealand from top to bottom and experience its iconic natural beauty and ancient cultures.
Cruising the breathtaking Milford Sound and fiordlands in South Island, New Zealand

Fiordland Experience

5 Days Short Break | Queenstown Return | Tour Code: ZFE5

Cruise Doubtful Sound on a catamaran, cruise overnight on Milford Sound and see spectacular waterfalls & wildlife.

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$1305 per person
twin share*

(Save up to $425 per couple*)
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Middle Earth at Hobbiton for a Lord of the Rings movie set tour

Adventure to Middle-Earth

4 Days Short Break | Auckland Return | Tour Code: ZRH4

Embark on a Middle Earth adventure in New Zealand as you take in the sights of Rotorua and surrounds. Tour the Waitomo Glow Worm Caves with a local guide, immerse yourself in Maori culture at Te Puia and be treated to a Maori Hangi feast and concert. Explore various Lord of the Rings movie sets at Hobbiton.

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$1274 per person
twin share*

(Save up to $350 per couple*)
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Wine Tasting at Kumeu wines in North Island New Zealand

East Meets West

4 Days Short Break | Auckland Return | Tour Code: ZA4

See Auckland’s city sights, tour Waiheke Island wineries, enjoy lunch and tastings at Kumeu wines, and view Gannet seabirds.

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$959 per person
twin share*

(Save up to $259 per couple*)
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Impressive Queenstown views and greenery with Travel Director and smiling guests

Queenstown, West Coast and TranzAlpine

5 Days Short Break | Queenstown to Christchurch | Tour Code: ZWC5

Visit adventure capital Queenstown, cruise on the historic TSS Earnslaw, travel along the rugged West Coast road and journey through the Southern Alps on the world-famous TranzAlpine train.

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$1260 per person
twin share*

(Save up to $335 per couple*)
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Glorious Bay of Islands in North Island, New Zealand

Bay of Islands & Rotorua Unearthed

7 Days Short Break | Auckland Return | Tour Code: ZBR5

Escape to the glorious Bay of Islands. Immerse yourself in Maori culture at the Waitangi Treaty Reserve, explore the Waitomo Glow Worm Caves and Te Puia, enjoy a delicious unique Maori Hangi dinner and more.

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$1994 per person
twin share*

(Save up to $545 per couple*)
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To book call 1300 228 546 or see each tour page for details.