DEALS OF THE WEEK
Spend seven days in Kerala in South India and save more than $500 when you pay from $1099 a person. Enjoy a night on a houseboat in Alleppey, see elephants at the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, relax on the beaches of Marari, visit a spice plantation and more. Upgrades, extensions and tailor made tours also available. Valid for travel until April 2019. PH 1800 020 020, TRAVELBAY.COM
VANUATU 8-DAY PACKAGE
Get away to Vanuatu for seven nights and get $2000 in bonus value when you pay from $1540 a person including flights departing Brisbane. Stay at the Warwick Le Lagon Vanuatu and receive buffet breakfast daily and airport transfers. Up to two kids aged 12 and under stay, play and eat for free. Bonuses include a $500 Wine, Dine & Spa credit per room, a sunset cruise, unlimited golf green fees and club hire, three hours of babysitting and more.
The offer is valid for travel in select periods from August 1, 2018, to March 31, 2019, and must be booked by June 28, 2018. The price departing Sydney is from $1640 a person, twin share; from $1840 departing Melbourne and Adelaide and from $2040 departing Perth. PH 1300 000 826, MYVANUATU.COM.AU
SRI LANKA 10-DAY PACKAGE
See Sri Lanka and save more than $1500 a person (or $2500 for solo travellers) on the new 10-day Classic Sri Lanka trip. Pay from $1360 and visit Dambulla, Polonnaruwa, Yala National Park, Kandy and Nuwara Eliya. The offer is valid on departures before December 2018 and must be booked by June 30, 2018.
A highlight is a two-night stay at the five-star Cinnamon Lodge Habarana and an overnight break at the four-star Cinnamon Wild Yala lodge in a jungle chalet. PH 1300 599 005, SRI-LANKA-ANDBEYOND.COM.AU
CAMBODIA 8-DAY PACKAGE $1199 (FOR TWO)
Get two holidays for the price of one when you book a seven-night trip to Cambodia for $1199 a person – that’s $599 a person. See Siem Reap, a resort town in northwestern Cambodia, the ruins of Angkor and enjoy a private boat trip to Kampong Phluk, a village built on stilts on Tonle Sap Lake. Book by June 30, 2018, and travel from July 1 to November 30, 2018. PH 1300 813391, DITRAVEL.COM.AU
NEW ZEALAND 3-DAY PACKAGE
Escape to New Zealand and base yourself at Oaks Auckland Harbour to get a free upgrade. Pay from $151 a night for a minimum two nights (a total of $302) and stay in an upgraded Set off on a 17-day cruise and cycle tour of Paris and Bordeaux priced from $5899 a person, including return flights from Australia. The itinerary will take in the streets of Paris, the scenic Loire Valley, the vineyards of the Bordeaux wine region and more. A highlight is a seven-night river cruise aboard MS Bordeaux. Travel on select dates from March to July 2019. PH 135 777, TRIPADEAL.COM.AU
INDONESIA 8-DAY PACKAGE
Stay for seven nights at the beachside Jayakarta Bali but only pay for four. Travel to the western wilderness of Tasmania to visit the old mining town of Corinna and save with a twonight winter deal priced from $380 for two people. Stay in a Queen Eco Retreat and receive full breakfast packs for both days (to cook in the cottage) and a free coffee each morning from the restaurant.
The package is available throughout winter, but note Pieman River Cruises will be operating on a reduced schedule and Corinna restaurant will be closed but guests can order lunch and dinner packs to cook themselves or bring their own supplies. The bar will be open year round. PH (03) 6446 1170, CORINNA.COM.AU