Traveller deals: Bargains for the week


A package comprising a five-night stay at the The Havannah Vanuatu and various extras represents big savings. The Havannah Vanuatu is a luxury, adults-only property, hosting a maximum of 34 guests.

Your five nights is in a deluxe waterfront villa with private plunge pool, return airport transfers, breakfast daily, a picnic lunch with a bottle of wine and boat transfers to a secluded beach location, Port Vila Shuttle, Wi-Fi, a half-day cruise and more.

The price is $2499 a person twin share, saving you up to $1075 a person. On sale until December 29 and valid for travel January 18 to January 29 and February 20-March 24.

Phone 1800 800 722 and deal code 177435. See


Save up to $US1450 on each double booking of this Patagonia cruise package.

The March 2018 trip by Patagonian cruise line Australis includes a four-night cruise on Ventus Australis, launching in January.

See Cape Horn and spot whales, dolphins, penguins, condors and elephant seals from the 210-passenger ship on your all-inclusive cruise, including bar and daily excursions.


Also included: three nights at the Singular Patagonia Hotel, near Torres del Paine National Park. The stay is all-inclusive with fine dining, beverages and guided excursions.

From $4126 a person, twin-share, a saving of 15 per cent.



Save $515 per person on a group tour in South Africa. Going from Johannesburg to Cape Town, visit Blyde River Canyon and God's Window, see the Big Five in Kruger National Park, as well as cultural experiences in Swaziland and KwaZulu-Natal. Daily breakfast is included as well as some other meals. Accommodation is four star. The discount price (reduced by 10 per cent) is $4395 a person twin share. It's applicable to departures  January 7 – 28 and February 4 – April 29.  Valid for all new bookings made with a deposit paid before December 31.

Phone 1300 237 422 and quote "Deluxe South Africa Special". See


The April 27 departure of Collette's 10-day Spain's Classics tour has been reduced in price.

Explore Madrid, Valencia, Barcelona, Granada, Cordoba and Toledo. Highlights include the Royal Palace in Madrid, Alhambra, a paella-making demonstration with lunch, Valencia's Gothic cathedral, a flamenco performance in Seville, a walking tour of the Mezquita in Cordoba, Antonio Gaudí's La Sagrada Familia, and Parc Guell and much more.

The price covers 14 meals, return private airport transfers in Australia (within 40 kilometres of the airport) and entrance fees.

The April 27 departure is now $2693 a person twin share, a discount of $476 a person.

Deal valid until January 13. Phone 1300 792 195. See


Receive a free room upgrade at each hotel you stay at when you book the six-day Golden Triangle Adventure World India itinerary.

Starting in Delhi, you travel to Agra to see the Taj Mahal, explore the ghost city of Fatehpur Sikri and then Jaipur to see the Amber Fort and the Palace of the Winds.

Accommodation includes the Trident Hotel Agra.

Priced from $1129 a person (including room upgrade valued at $174 a person), this covers five nights' accommodation, activities and entrances fees as per itinerary, meals as per itinerary, services of a private car and driver, first class train travel and more. The upgrade deal is on sale until December 20 unless sold out before. Available for departure March 1-September 30. Phone 1300 295 049. See