AAT Kings offers a huge choice of holidays in Australia and New Zealand; including our signature Guided Vacations, flexible Short Breaks and sightseeing Day Tours. The small group experiences of our immersive Inspiring Journeys or our fun and affordable Aussie Adventures offer an intimate style of travel and take you off the beaten track. Get to know the places you're going with our expert guides and learn things that you never imagined! No matter which way you choose to travel on your holiday in Australia or New Zealand, we'll bring each destination to life. Our friendly Travel Directors and Driver Guides will enhance your experience with their lively stories and knowledge of the local lands - not to mention their keen sense of fun!
Look for these symbols when choosing your holiday:
From 4-22 days, an AAT Kings Guided Vacations lets you fully explore a destination and immerse yourself in its landscape, history and culture. Guided Vacations feature quality hotels, with porterage included. All breakfasts are included, plus up to half of your dinners, using quality local produce, and all feature a ‘welcome reception’ and a ‘farewell dinner’.* For other meals, we offer tips on where the locals eat.
*Welcome receptions & farewell dinners vary by Guided Holiday. Refer to itinerary page for inclusions.
AAT Kings offers two standards of Guided Vacations to suit your budget. Look for these symbols on our Guided Vacations itinerary pages:
First Choice holidays offer premium accommodation in central locations, more meals and sightseeing inclusions, private car transfers, airport meet & greet, wine included with hotel dinners, plus unique ‘You’re invited’ dining experiences.
Best Buys holidays offer great value, comfortable accommodation with easy access to city centres and more free time.
choice of accommodation
Ranging from 2-19 days in length, Short Breaks combine the must-see highlights of a destination with your choice of accommodation along with selected meals. You may travel with a different Driver Guide each day, so you’ll benefit from their combined knowledge and experience. Plus, you’ll meet a different group of like-minded travellers each day.
AAT Kings has hand-picked a range of hotels in key destinations to suit all kinds of budgets and we've pre-negotiated amazing prices for you. All you need to do is choose from the range of accommodation standards on your selected Short Breaks.
Departures after 1st April 2016:
Outback Pioneer Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort
If you’ve got a day to spare, AAT Kings offers one day and half day sightseeing tours across Australia including Sydney, Melbourne, Cairns, Darwin, Uluru, Alice Springs, Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane and the Gold Coast. Leave the stress of exploring an unknown area to a friendly expert and enjoy the stories they'll share along the way. We'll show you all the must-see sights of the region and share our knowledge of its history and culture.
We offer complimentary pick-ups at selected city hotels so all you need to do is relax and enjoy your day.
Our luxury fleet
Fully air-conditioned, our vehicles are equipped with reclining seats with seat belts and footrests, panoramic windows, an on-board restroom and two-door access. We also offer free WiFi on many of our luxury vehicles throughout the Northern Territory and in Sydney and Melbourne.
Our friendly Driver Guides's wealth of local knowledge, will ensure you experience a day to remember.
small group journeys
On an Inspiring Journey, you’ll travel in an intimate small group of like-minded travellers, often in luxury 4WD vehicles, and stay at spectacular retreats, lodges and resorts with great cuisine to match. Your Driver Guide will introduce you to rich and immersive experiences that will leave you with lasting memories.
You'll share your holiday with an average sized group of up to 20 like-minded travellers, giving you the chance o really get to know each other and create incredible holiday memories together.
AAT Kings offers Inspiring Journeys across various parts of Australia and New Zealand. From the outback beauty of the Northern Territory, to the wilderness of Tasmania and the spectacular landscapes of New Zealand’s North and South Islands, there’s plenty to explore.
Rich and Immersive Experiences
Our fascinating guides will take care of everything, leaving you free from the stress of holiday planning but also allowing you the flexibility to choose from a wide range of hands-on experiences — whether you choose to take in spectacular scenery on a cruise or helicopter ride, actively explore landscapes with a walk, kayak or snorkel, or immerse yourself in the unique culture of a destination, there is something for everyone. We understand the importance of down-time, so we also include a range of relaxation options like swimming, spa sessions or just time to lounge around with a good book.
small group adventures
AAT Kings Aussie Adventures is about venturing off the beaten track in a fun and friendly small group of like-minded travellers. Travelling with us is more than just ‘seeing the sights’ – it’s about experiencing the diversity of Australia and living a real adventure you’ll remember long after you’ve left.
At Aussie Adventures, you’ll be welcomed into a small group of approximately 20 travellers. It’s the best way to explore Australia’s unique places with greater interaction with your guide, fellow travellers and the land.
Aussie Adventures Driver Guides are passionate about what they do and genuinely enjoy sharing the areas they love with our guests. They’ll provide the commentary, stories and insights to bring each destination we visit to life.
Travel in Style
Our vehicles vary according to the destination, which could include mini-coaches or 4WD options for off-road experiences in the Top End.
Cairns & surrounds
Our new partnership with Down Under Tours provides the missing piece of the Australian puzzle for us. We will now be in a position to provide the complete package, with Down Under Tours’ strength and expertise in Tropical North Queensland, bringing all reaches of Australia and New Zealand to life and putting a smile on each and every guest along the way.