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WORLDWIDE TRAVEL GUIDE money-back REFUND POLICY

Our industry leading policy allows for a full money-back refund of your Collette tour, should we need to cancel. PAGE 6

BOOK WITH

confidence

Change your date or cancel and get your money back. Our Cancellation Waiver can be added from only $95 per person PAGE 6

102 years

OVER OF EXPERTISE

An expert in the industry, Collette is financially stable with a 4A2 Dun & Bradstreet rating. PAGE 8


TODAY IS A NEW DAY,

full of opportunity.

And while we may be faced with a “new normal” in many ways, one thing remains unchanged – the desire to travel and experience life somewhere new. Whether you’ve been dreaming of taking a trip for years or you’re eager to set out after a few challenging months, this is your moment to fulfill your wanderlust and set out for new adventures. The Collette team is constantly monitoring travel around the world and is ready to support your plans to get out there.

WHAT’S INSIDE?

Canadian Rockies & Glacier National Park............................... 34 The Best of Eastern Canada............................................................. 35 Maritimes Coastal Wonders.............................................................. 35

INTRODUCTION........................................................ 4-17

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NORTH AMERICA.................................................... 18-35 Canyon Country.......................................................................................18 Painted Canyons of the West............................................................18 National Parks of America..................................................................19 America’s National Parks and Denver..........................................19 Alaska Discovery.................................................................................... 20 Alaska’s Northern Lights.................................................................... 20 Hawaiian Adventure...............................................................................21 Pacific Northwest & California.........................................................21 America’s Cowboy Country............................................................... 22 Spotlight on South Dakota................................................................ 22 The Colorado Rockies.......................................................................... 23 Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta.............................................................. 23 Spotlight on Santa Fe........................................................................... 24 Spotlight on San Antonio................................................................... 24 Spotlight on San Antonio Holiday.................................................. 25 Mackinac Island...................................................................................... 25 Bluegrass Country & the Smoky Mountains............................ 26 Nashville & the Smoky Mountains Holiday............................... 26 America’s Music Cities......................................................................... 27 Spotlight on Nashville.......................................................................... 27 Spotlight on New Orleans.................................................................. 28 Southern Charm...................................................................................... 28 Heritage of America.............................................................................. 29 Spotlight on Washington, D.C.......................................................... 29 Washington, D.C., Niagara Falls & New York City.................. 30 Spotlight on New York City................................................................ 30 Spotlight on New York City Holiday...............................................31 Islands of New England........................................................................31 Autumn in Vermont................................................................................ 32 Colours of New England featuring Coastal Maine................. 32 Roaming Coastal Maine...................................................................... 33 Canadian Rockies by Train................................................................ 33 Canadian Rockies featuring Rocky Mountaineer................... 34

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ITALY........................................................................ 36-43 Italian Vistas.............................................................................................. 36 Reflections of Italy.................................................................................. 36 Spotlight on Tuscany............................................................................ 37 Rome & the Amalfi Coast................................................................... 37 Tuscany & the Italian Riviera............................................................ 38 Northern Italy & Its Lakes.................................................................. 38 Rome, Florence & Venice................................................................... 39 Southern Italy & Sicily.......................................................................... 39 Splendid Sicilia........................................................................................ 40 Sicily & Malta............................................................................................ 40 Sicily and Its Isles....................................................................................41 Old World Sicily & Malta......................................................................41 Italy’s Treasures....................................................................................... 42 Tuscan & Umbrian Countryside...................................................... 42 Italy: Amalfi Coast to Puglia.............................................................. 43 Shrines of Italy......................................................................................... 43

ICELAND & SCANDINAVIA................................... 44-46 Iceland: Land of Fire & Ice................................................................. 44 Iceland’s Magical Northern Lights................................................. 44 Spectacular Scandinavia.................................................................... 45 Highlights of Norway............................................................................ 45 E The Northern Lights of Finland....................................................... 46 E Icelandic Adventure.............................................................................. 46 U.K. & IRELAND.......................................................47-53 Shades of Ireland ................................................................................. 47 Shades of Ireland featuring Northern Ireland.......................... 47 E Countryside of the Emerald Isle...................................................... 48 Irish Splendour......................................................................................... 48 F Shrines of Ireland.................................................................................... 49 Exploring Britain & Ireland................................................................. 49 British Landscapes................................................................................ 50


England’s Treasures.............................................................................. 50 Exploring Scotland & Ireland.............................................................51 Discover Scotland...................................................................................51 NEW Discover Scotland featuring the Isle of Mull............................. 52 NEW E Scotland: Isles of Lore & Legend................................................... 52 S Spotlight on London............................................................................. 53 S Christmas in London............................................................................. 53

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OBERAMMERGAU.................................................. 76-80 Imperial Cities with the Oberammergau Passion Play................................................... 77 Exploring the Alpine Countries with the Oberammergau Passion Play................................................... 77 Germany’s Cultural Cities & the Romantic Road with the Oberammergau Passion Play................................................... 78 Switzerland & Germany with the Oberammergau Passion Play................................................... 78 Alpine Explorer with the Oberammergau Passion Play................................................... 79 Discover Switzerland, Austria & Bavaria with the Oberammergau Passion Play................................................... 79 Classic Danube with the Oberammergau Passion Play................................................... 80

ACROSS EUROPE....................................................54-55 London & Paris........................................................................................ 54 Treasures of Europe............................................................................... 54 E Netherlands, Belgium & France...................................................... 55

S E C F S

FRANCE....................................................................55-58 Spotlight on the French Riviera....................................................... 55 France Magnifique................................................................................. 56 Journey through Southern France................................................. 56 La Belle Seine........................................................................................... 57 Shrines of France.................................................................................... 58 Spotlight on Paris................................................................................... 58

SPAIN & PORTUGAL................................................59-62 The Azores: Jewels of Portugal........................................................ 59 Spain’s Classics....................................................................................... 59 Spain’s Classics & Portugal............................................................... 60 Spain & Morocco.................................................................................... 60 Sunny Portugal.........................................................................................61 Portugal & Its Islands............................................................................61 F Pilgrimage to Fatima & Lourdes with Barcelona................... 62

AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND............................. 80-84 From the Outback to the Glaciers.................................................. 80 The Complete South Pacific..............................................................81 South Pacific Wonders ........................................................................81 South Pacific Wonders with New Zealand’s North Island........ 82 Exploring Australia................................................................................. 82 Exploring New Zealand....................................................................... 83 E Australia & New Zealand Uncovered........................................... 83

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CROATIA & GREECE................................................62-65 Discover Croatia, Slovenia and the Adriatic Coast................ 62 C Croatia & Its Islands.............................................................................. 63 Exploring Greece & Its Islands........................................................ 64 Greece Island Hopper.......................................................................... 64 NEW Classical Greece..................................................................................... 65 F C Greece: In the Footsteps of Paul the Apostle.......................... 65

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CENTRAL EUROPE..................................................66-73 The Baltics Revealed............................................................................ 66 Imperial Russia ....................................................................................... 66 Exploring the Alpine Countries........................................................ 67 Alpine Lakes & Scenic Trains........................................................... 67 Switzerland: Hidden Trails & Majestic Peaks........................... 68 Discover Switzerland, Austria & Bavaria.................................... 68 Imperial Cities........................................................................................... 69 Magnificent Cities of Central & Eastern Europe..................... 69 Discovering Poland................................................................................ 70 Classic Christmas Markets................................................................ 70 Magical Christmas Markets................................................................71 Classic Danube.........................................................................................71 Christmas on the Danube.................................................................. 72 Springtime Tulip River Cruise........................................................... 72 Magical Rhine & Moselle.................................................................... 73

ISRAEL......................................................................73-75 Iconic Israel................................................................................................ 73 Israel: A Journey of Faith..................................................................... 74 Israel: Pilgrimage to the Holy Land............................................... 74 E Jordan & Israel......................................................................................... 75

SOUTH & CENTRAL AMERICA...............................85-88 Tropical Costa Rica................................................................................ 85 E Costa Rica: A World of Nature......................................................... 85 Discover Panama.................................................................................... 86 Peru: From Lima to Lake Titicaca.................................................. 86 E C Patagonia: Edge of the World........................................................... 87 Journey through South America..................................................... 87 Journey through South America with Peru................................ 88 E C Machu Picchu & Galapagos Wonders......................................... 88

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ASIA & AFRICA........................................................89-93 Cultural Treasures of Japan............................................................... 89 Mysteries of India................................................................................... 89 Kingdoms of Southeast Asia............................................................ 90 Spectacular South Africa.................................................................... 90 Journey through Egypt & Jordan.....................................................91 Treasures of Egypt..................................................................................91 Colours of Morocco............................................................................... 92 Exploring South Africa, Victoria Falls & Botswana................ 92 African Safari: Kenya & Tanzania................................................... 93 The Plains of Africa................................................................................ 93 OTHER...................................................................... 94-99 Frequently Asked Questions..........................................................94-95 Air & Reservation Information......................................................96-99

TRAVEL STYLES

See page 16 for details

All tours are Classic tours except those marked as follows: E

Small Group Explorations A connection to culture

S

Spotlights Single-Hotel Stays Go in depth, unpack just once

C

Cruise Explore the world’s scenic waterways

F

Faith Spiritual journeys


PEACE OF MIND putting you first EVERY STEP OF THE WAY You can rest assured that your well-being and enjoyment always come first. When you travel with Collette, you can discover the world confidently knowing that everything is taken care of – before, during, and after your trip.

cancellation waiver

private chauffeur service

Our industry-leading waiver allows you to cancel for any reason and receive a full money back refund as well as move your date one time with no change fees (up to 60 days before departure) for tours departing through 31 December 2021.

Leave the hassle of getting to and from the airport behind. Enjoy round-trip home to airport chauffeur when you book international flights with us. (SEE PAGE 95 FOR DETAILS)

(SEE PAGE 98 FOR DETAILS)

flexible tour pacing

guaranteed departures

We offer a careful selection of included features and free time to explore on your own. One-night stays are minimised and our pacing allows you to check all of the must-see boxes without feeling rushed. Built-in free time gives you the flexibility to experience the destination at your own perfect pace.

Choose from thousands of guaranteed departure dates. Reserve with complete confidence as these selected departures are guaranteed to operate.

pre-paid tipping

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Lavaux Vineyards, Switzerland

You can now include pre-paid tipping in your guided tour purchase. You pay for your tipping up front, we handle the rest, and you can cross one more thing off your to-do list. Learn more at gocollette.com.au/pre-paid-tipping


OUR COMMITMENT TO YOUR

well-being & enjoyment BEFORE YOUR TOUR

Each guest that travels with us deserves a memorable and fulfilling travel experience. And we intend to continue to deliver on that promise. Your health, well-being, and enjoyment remain our top focus — just as they have been since we started in 1918. Our team consults with health and security experts all around the world to ensure a healthy and enjoyable travel experience. Here are some of the steps we’re taking for you. Visit gocollette.com.au/travellingwell to learn more.

Pre-Tour Health Screenings We will ask all travellers to complete a wellness declaration form before joining their tour.

Air Travel Specific protocols will vary by airline, but standard operations typically include flight attendants wearing masks, sanitising all surfaces between flights and physical distancing. Check with your airline for specific details.

ON YOUR TOUR Smaller Groups

Self-Screening

Your Tour Manager

Tours will operate with a number of empty seats to allow guests to space out for a more comfortable experience.

We will ask all travellers to monitor their health throughout their tour, with protocols in place in the event someone becomes ill.

On-Tour Experiences

Motor Coach

We work closely with our local partners to ensure adequate physical distancing during meals, experiences, and sightseeing. Guests may be rotated in smaller sub-groups when necessary.

All surfaces will be sanitised often, including regular cleaning of high-touch areas with disinfecting wipes. Hand sanitiser will be available at all times and drivers will wear protective gear when appropriate.

We have employed new and enhanced hygiene & physical distancing protocols for tour managers. They are local experts and highly trained to handle a variety of unexpected situations – including illnesses and emergencies. They are also available 24/7 for guests throughout the tour should any situation arise.

Use of Face Coverings

Hotels

Face coverings will be included with your pre-tour documents and will be required throughout many experiences on tour, including the motor coach and air travel.

Specific protocols will vary from destination to destination, hotel to hotel. Overall, rooms and areas like restaurants, fitness centres, etc. will be deep-cleaned regularly, with rooms disinfected thoroughly between guests. High-traffic areas like lobbies and elevators will be cleaned hourly.

Collette follows guidelines for best practice recommended by the World Travel & Tourism Council

TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THESE STANDARDS, VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/TRAVELLINGWELL


CHANGE YOUR DATE or CANCEL & GET YOUR MONEY BACK WITH COLLETTE’S INDUSTRY-LEADING CANCELLATION WAIVER Any Reason, Every Tour. No Blackout Dates Or Restrictions. Go ahead and book that dream trip, because when you purchase our industry-leading cancellation waiver, you can change your tour date up to 60 days prior. Or, cancel for any reason and get your full money refunded - all the way up to 24 hours before your trip departs. That includes any flexible airfare purchases you made through us, too*. We’ve offered this plan for decades to give our travellers assurance every step of the way – with no blackout windows or hidden restrictions. When you purchase our cancel for any reason waiver for tours departing through 31 December 2021, you can move your date one time with no change fees up to 60 days before departure for most tours and up to 120 days for cruises, Antarctica, Galápagos and Oberammergau. This is valid for cancellation waivers purchased up until 31 May 2021*.

Collette Cancellation Waiver Pricing TOUR

LAND

LAND + FLEX AIR purchased through Collette

Most Collette tours

$95 pp

$195 pp

Cruises & Canadian Rockies Train tours

$290 pp

$390 pp

Oberammergau 2022 tours

$450 pp

Collette took care of helping us rebook for the same trip again in the future. This right here is why we LOVE Collette. We have travelled twice with two other companies, and returned to Collette because the service is unmatched.” Roxanne R.

$550 pp

Not valid for instant purchase airfares

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Kyoto, Japan


Golden Circle, Iceland

Thank you Collette. I appreciate you having my back! I will definitely book again with you and be sure to recommend you to my family and friends. You take the people first and not the business. THANK YOU! Michael M.

EVERY TOUR. EVERY DEPARTURE. EVERY TIME.

collette has you covered In addition to covering you for pre-trip change or cancellation, our cancellation waiver also provides: Leading Tour Manager assistance 24/7 emergency support line Opportunity to purchase travel insurance with Australia’s leading travel insurer, Covermore Iguazu Falls, Brazil

Collette’s cancellation policy is the best around! Better to have it and not need it, than need it and not have it! Collette always takes care of their people!” Marisa D.

PLUS

If you purchase air with Collette, your Cancellation waiver covers your air travel* too! *Flex airfare only, Instant Purchase air is not included in this coverage. Full monies received will be refunded, less the waiver amount. Learn more at gocollette.com.au/travelprotection.

learn more at gocollette.com.au/travelprotection

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Acropolis of Athens, Greece

STABILITY, SECURITY & TRUST know that, no matter what, you’ll be taken care of when you travel with Collette For over 102 years, Collette has helped travellers feel secure and at ease, all while making their travel dreams come true. And that’s a fact that will never change.

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TRAVEL PROTECTION

PREPARED CRISIS TEAM

Our industry-leading, worry-free cancellation waiver offers you a full refund and also the ability to move your date one time with no change fees. Cancel for any reason right up to the day prior to departure. Every tour, every departure, every time - Collette has you covered.

Our dedicated crisis team is ready with defined protocols and responses to any health, safety, or natural event that could occur. They meet weekly - not just in the event of a crisis - and keep in constant contact with governments and partners worldwide to ensure your safety and wellbeing.

LEARN MORE ON PAGE 98

LEARN MORE AT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/TRAVELLINGWELL

24/7 CUSTOMER SERVICE We’re here for you, always. Our Customer Care Centre is waiting to help you, on tour and at home, any time. Pick up the phone, email us, we’re always here to help.

STABILITY YOU CAN COUNT ON Enjoy peace of mind knowing that Collette is rated 4A2 with Dun & Bradstreet. We are proud of the financial stability we’ve developed over 102 years in the travel industry.

THIS IS MORE THAN A BUSINESS -

this is family

From 1918 to today, Collette has been enhancing lives through travel. And, since Dan Sullivan Sr. bought the company, it’s been family owned. That family feeling is ingrained in every relationship we have - from our guests to travel agents, employees to business partners. The business is led by CEO Dan Sullivan Jr. and his daughter and Collette President, Jaclyn Leibl-Cote (pictured).

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what you’ll love

ABOUT TRAVELLING WITH COLLETTE When it comes to travelling with us, all you need to focus on are the incredible times ahead. With 160+ tours across all 7 continents and 5 different travel styles, you’ll find a travel experience that fits you.

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Chobe National Park Safari, Botswana


all the details are covered We’ll handle everything like transportation and logistics. All you’ll need to plan is your free time and to enjoy yourself.

make your trip your own

Dubrovnik, Croatia

We include It’s Your Choice excursions on most tours to allow flexibility in your itinerary. Plus, you can add options, extensions, and more to make your trip as unique as you.

your itinerary is inclusive, yet flexible Your tour is balanced with must-sees, cultural experiences, and plenty of free time. Plus, our team of experts walk the streets and experience it firsthand.

your accommodation is arranged Stay in 4-star and above accommodation, with expertly paced itineraries to keep onenight stays to a minimum.

Fairmont Banff Springs

many meals included Get a true taste of a destination with included meals full of local flavour, plus unique culinary experiences like cooking classes, home-hosted meals, and more.

travel you can feel good about We seek to make a positive impact on the communities where we live, work, and travel through a variety of programs and initiatives that fit each community’s specific needs.

Cooking Class in Hoi An

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MORE INCLUDED you’re not just going on tour

you’re having a

travel experience

Wherever your next trip takes you, you’ll have everything you need to experience it – great hotels, experiences, many meals, and mustsees – included. You also get to personalise your tour with options that you’ll enjoy the most. Your on-tour options are curated to enhance your experience, not make up for what’s missing.

Northern Lights, Iceland

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Andean Textiles

must-sees

cultural experiences

They’re called “must-sees” for a reason. Our carefully crafted itineraries include those iconic, can’t-miss, must-see sights for each of our incredible destinations.

Our cultural experiences, hand-crafted by our experts, allow you to truly get to know both the destination and the people who call it home.


BIRDWATCHING & BOB’S PEAK Meet some fuzzy and feathered new friends on a birdwatch trip to the Kiwi Birdlife Park OR hop in a gondola that will whisk you away to the top of Bob’s Peak in Queenstown for some amazing sights. SOUTH PACIFIC WONDERS – PG. 81 EXPLORING NEW ZEALAND – PG. 83

it’s your choice Enjoy more freedom to explore. Your travel experience is personal and should feel unique to you. With that in mind, Collette pioneered It’s Your Choice excursions, where you pick the included option you like best. Before your departure, pick whichever excursion you like. On select days (indicated by the  icon), you’ll set out on your preferred included experience.

San Marco Hotel, Mykonos

Home-hosted Meal, Israel

4-star accommodation

culinary inclusions

You’ll stay in exactly the right spot – with accommodation that captures the destination, enrich your experience, and allow you to explore your surroundings.

Meals become memorable moments. Our meals are culinary experiences that allow you to explore new cultures in an engaging, not to mention flavourful, way.

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GET TO KNOW

our tour managers

Our Tour Managers are destination experts and pros at navigating a variety of situations. They are highly trained to take care of our guests, including managing emergencies and ensuring a safe and enjoyable experience for every traveller.

meet:

meet:

Laura G.

John P.

TOUR MANAGER REGION:

HOMETOWN:

TOUR MANAGER REGION:

HOMETOWN:

United Kingdom

North Ayrshire

Southeast Asia

Ho Chi Minh City

# YEARS AS A COLLETTE TOUR MANAGER:

FAVOURITE DESTINATION(S):

# YEARS AS A COLLETTE TOUR MANAGER:

FAVOURITE DESTINATION(S):

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Ireland’s West Coast

3

Europe, Japan

DO YOU HAVE ANY TOP TIPS FOR OUR TRAVELLERS?

If possible, arrive the day before, let yourselves shake off your journey, ready to enjoy. Make sure you bring the right clothes that your tour manager has recommended for your destination. Don’t forget comfortable shoes for walking. If they are new, break them in. As we say here in Scotland, “Today’s rain is tomorrow’s whisky” – come with an open mind. And, be prepared to make new friends and have fun, there will be lots of it! 14

WHY WOULD YOU RECOMMEND GROUP TOURING WITH COLLETTE?

I recommend group touring with Collette because Collette is one of the best guided travel companies in the U.S. Collette has lots of inclusions on tour, you get to travel with an expert tour manager with local knowledge and the tours are very competitively priced.


friendly faces

HANDLING THE DETAILS When you go guided with one of our Tour Managers, you have the benefit of a highly trained expert right by your side every step of the way. They’re passionate travellers who draw on their own rich backgrounds to enhance your journey, and you can count on them for a bit of historical information, a restaurant suggestion, or even a good laugh.

MEET OUR TOUR MANAGERS, AND THE DESTINATIONS THEY LOVE.

meet:

meet:

Thabie M.

Giancarlo G. HOMETOWN:

TOUR MANAGER REGION:

HOMETOWN:

TOUR MANAGER REGION:

Southern Africa

Cape Town

South America

Lima

# YEARS AS A COLLETTE TOUR MANAGER:

FAVOURITE DESTINATION(S):

# YEARS AS A COLLETTE TOUR MANAGER:

FAVOURITE DESTINATION(S):

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NYC, Serengeti

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Argentina

WHAT’S YOUR FAVOURITE COLLETTE ITINERARY AND WHY?

WHY WOULD YOU RECOMMEND GROUP TOURING WITH COLLETTE?

I really enjoy the Exploring of South Africa, Victoria Falls & Botswana tour. This tour includes so many varied experiences! From cosmopolitan Cape Town and rugged coastline drives to amazing safaris and majestic Victoria Falls...there really is something for everyone and each day has a new surprise.

Collette has a team behind the scenes that is working to make every tour a unique and special experience. Every tour has an expert Tour Manager in each destination that makes the trip an unforgettable memory, making sure to monitor every detail to ensure excellence. Travelling with Collette is always fun, dinners are amazing, sharing stories and anecdotes of lived travels, creating beautiful memories and new friendships.

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WHAT’S YOUR

TRAVEL STYLE? No matter how you like to travel, there’s a style that fits you. Each travel style has its own unique way of showing you the world. Here’s what sets each one apart.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS a connection to culture Ideal for the culturally curious: come home with stories you can’t wait to tell. Say “yes” to unique experiences you’d be hardpressed to find on your own. Accommodation that perfectly captures the local vibe means your exploration never stops. Travel today, improve tomorrow with socially responsible Impact Moments and carbon offsetting.

Look for the travel style tag on each itinerary. CLASSIC

CLASSIC iconic sights, enriching experiences Ideal for seeing the world’s iconic destinations. 100+ globe-spanning tours: from close to home to a world away. Preferential access to sights means you’ll skip the line and spend more time discovering. Hit all the highlights at a value-minded price.

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SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

SPOTLIGHTS go in depth, unpack just once Ideal for overpackers, urban explorers, and cultural deep-divers: unpack once at a centrally located hotel. 5-9 day stays make great getaways. Perfectly choreographed itineraries balance free time with fuller days. Know where the locals go with a guide by your side.

CRUISE

CRUISE explore the world’s scenic waterways Ideal for those who think some of the best sightseeing comes from the deck of a boat. Step off the boat and right into the culture with included onshore excursions and experiences. Many exclusive departures mean you and your fellow Collette travellers are the only ones on board. Private yachts to small ships, iconic rivers to open sea: see the world by water.

FAITH SPIRITUAL JOURNEY

FAITH spiritual journeys Ideal for those who wish to connect with their faith on a deeper level. Reverent and reflective: from shrines & holy sites to included Mass on many tours. Take a personal pilgrimage: walk in the footsteps of your faith’s forefathers. Modest 3-star accommodation capture the humble surroundings in which they sit.

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united states CANYON COUNTRY

8 DAYS / 10 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,999* PP

PAINTED CANYONS OF THE WEST

9 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,299* PP

PRICE BASED ON 17 SEPTEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 30 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

From the imposing Grand Canyon and serenity of Lake Powell to the opulence of Las Vegas, you’ll see the Southwest’s most-prized sites.

CLASSIC

Venture across the West as you take in the siennacoloured canyons, towering spires and still desert landscapes found in Utah’s five national parks.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Take in scenic Sedona and Oak Creek Canyon. • Climb aboard Zion’s open-air tram with a guide. • Behold the breathtaking views of the Grand Canyon. • Explore the spires of Bryce Canyon National Park. • Marvel at the sandstone cliffs of Zion National Park.

• Explore Arches and Canyonlands national parks. • Take in some scenery on Utah’s most scenic byways. • Behold incredible views at Zion National Park. • Scan the spires of Bryce Canyon National Park. • Experience a sunset “Cowboy Dinner” in Moab.

STAYS

STAYS

1 Night Scottsdale, Arizona / 1 Night Grand Canyon, Arizona / 2 Nights Page, Arizona / 2 Nights Springdale, Utah / 1 Night Las Vegas, Nevada

1 Night Denver, Colorado / 1 Night Grand Junction, Colorado / 2 Nights Moab, Utah / 1 Night Bryce, Utah / 2 Nights Springdale, Utah / 1 Night Las Vegas, Nevada

VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/91 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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NATIONAL PARKS OF AMERICA

AMERICA’S NATIONAL PARKS & DENVER

12 DAYS / 16 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,799* PP

14 DAYS / 20 MEALS / STARTING AT $6,899* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Sept. 2020 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 17 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Experience the grandeur of the American West as you explore five fantastic national parks on this exciting journey.

PRICE BASED ON 24 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Gain a new appreciation of the great outdoors on this journey that takes you from the Grand Canyon to Rocky Mountain National Park and everywhere in between.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Explore the Buffalo Bill Center of the West. • Meet Native Americans and learn about their culture. • Spend a night at the spectacular Grand Canyon. • Visit Yellowstone National Park’s most famous geyser. • Behold the famous Mount Rushmore.

• Meet Native Americans and learn about their culture. • Spend a night at the spectacular Grand Canyon. • Visit Yellowstone National Park’s most famous geyser. • Behold the famous Mount Rushmore. • Spend two nights in the “Mile High City,” Denver.

STAYS

STAYS 1 Night Scottsdale, Arizona / 1 Night Page, Arizona / 1 Night Grand Canyon, Arizona / 1 Night Springdale, Utah / 2 Nights Salt Lake City, Utah / 2 Nights Jackson Hole, Wyoming / 1 Night Yellowstone National Park / 1 Night Sheridan, Wyoming / 1 Night Rapid City, South Dakota / 2 Nights Denver, Colorado

1 Night Scottsdale, Arizona / 1 Night Page, Arizona / 1 Night Grand Canyon, Arizona / 1 Night Springdale, Utah / 2 Nights Salt Lake City, Utah / 2 Nights Jackson Hole, Wyoming / 1 Night Yellowstone National Park / 1 Night Sheridan, Wyoming / 1 Night Rapid City, South Dakota VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/93 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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united states ALASKA DISCOVERY LAND & CRUISE 12 DAYS / 25 MEALS

SEE WEBSITE FOR DEPARTURE DATES AND RATES.

CLASSIC

CRUISE

ALASKA’S NORTHERN LIGHTS

7 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,399* PP PRICE BASED ON 20 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

NEW

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

ALSO AVAILABLE Alaska’s Northern Lights featuring

The Iditarod Race

Cruise the Inside Passage and uncover stunning wildlife in Alaska’s Denali National Park on this breathtaking journey from Alaska to Washington.

Take a snowy peek into Alaska. Visit the friendly local towns of the last frontier and bond with energetic sled dogs.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Journey from Denali to Talkeetna in a luxury railcar. • Enjoy an expert-guided Tundra Wilderness Tour. • Relive Alaska’s Gold Rush days in historic Skagway. • Relax aboard a 7-night Princess cruise. • Sail through Glacier Bay and by the Hubbard Glacier.

• Search for the northern lights in Fairbanks’ star-filled sky. • Hop in a sled and experience dog mushing like a local. • Visit Musk Ox Farm and learn about the sustainable domestication project. • Pass by glaciers on a cruise through Prince William Sound. • Enjoy a scenic train ride via the Alaska Railroad.

STAYS

1 Night Fairbanks, Alaska / 2 Nights Denali National Park, Alaska / 1 Night Denali, Alaska / 7 Night Cruise Aboard Princess Cruises

VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/148 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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Note: Flight connections may mean guests miss the museum visit and may lead to inconvenient flight timings at the end of the tour.

STAYS

2 Nights Anchorage / 1 Night Talkeetna / 3 Nights Fairbanks VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/660 FOR MORE DETAILS.


HAWAIIAN ADVENTURE

PACIFIC NORTHWEST & CALIFORNIA

10 DAYS / 13 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,964* PP

8 DAYS / 10 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,849* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 15 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Embrace the spirit of “Aloha” on a leisurely three-island tour of Hawaii featuring 3-night stays each on Oahu, Kauai and Maui.

PRICE BASED ON 23 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Fall under the spell of the Pacific Northwest and California, from the wilds of Mount St. Helens to the shadow of giants in the Redwoods.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Enjoy a cruise on tranquil Wailua River in Kauai. • Behold the breathtaking Waimea Canyon. • Journey along Oahu’s famous North Shore. • Remember Pearl Harbor at the USS Arizona Memorial. • Savour a Polynesian luau featuring tropical drinks. • Learn about coffee at the biggest estate in Hawaii.

• Visit Seattle’s famous fish and vegetable market. • Learn about the eruptions of Mount St. Helens. • Experience a wine tasting and visit to a lavender farm. • Embark on a sightseeing tour of Seattle. • Behold the majestic beauty of the Redwood Forest.

STAYS

3 Nights Oahu, Hawaii / 3 Nights Kauai, Hawaii / 3 Nights Maui, Hawaii

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STAYS

1 Night Seattle, Washington / 2 Nights Portland, Oregon / 1 Night North Bend, Oregon / 1 Night Blue Lake, California / 2 Nights San Francisco, California

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united states AMERICA’S COWBOY COUNTRY

SPOTLIGHT ON SOUTH DAKOTA

8 DAYS / 10 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,699* PP

7 DAYS / 9 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,799* PP

Weekly departures available May 2021 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 16 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Grab your Stetson hat and saddle up for an adventure as you discover America’s Wild West from Jackson Hole to Rapid City.

PRICE BASED ON 7 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

From Deadwood to the High Plains, the spirit of the American West comes alive where the blacktop meets the dust.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Experience rugged Badlands National Park along the famed Loop Road. • Watch an eruption of the Old Faithful geyser. • Search for herds of buffalo in Custer State Park. • Explore Yellowstone National Park. • Visit the Old West landmark town of Deadwood.

• Hear stories from a Native American chronicler. • Travel to the legendary Badlands National Park. • Visit the iconic Mount Rushmore. • Visit the Old West landmark town of Deadwood. • Taste local flavours during a western dinner show.

STAYS

2 Nights Jackson, Wyoming / 1 Night Cody, Wyoming / 1 Night Sheridan, Wyoming / 3 Nights Rapid City, South Dakota VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/438 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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STAYS

6 Nights Rapid City, South Dakota

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THE COLORADO ROCKIES

ALBUQUERQUE BALLOON FIESTA

9 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,999* PP

6 DAYS / 7 MEALS

PRICE BASED ON 27 AUGUST, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SEE WEBSITE FOR DEPARTURE DATES AND RATES.

Weekly departures available May 2021 - Sept. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

Experience the grand landscape of the American West as you journey from the “Mile High City” to Colorado Springs on this spirited adventure.

CLASSIC

Up, up, and away. Witness one of the world’s most spectacular airborne events and be enriched by the diverse cultures of New Mexico.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Spend two nights in the cowboy town of Durango. • Enjoy the mountainous Royal Gorge Route Railroad. • Visit the Arches and Rocky Mountain national parks. • Visit a majestic mesa at Canyonlands National Park. • Experience an Old West adventure and cowboy cuisine.

• Embark on a ride along the eclectic Route 66. • Tour the National Museum of Nuclear Science & History. • View art at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. • Behold the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta. • Become a chef at the Santa Fe School of Cooking.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Denver, Colorado / 2 Nights Grand Junction, Colorado / 2 Nights Durango, Colorado / 2 Nights Colorado Springs, Colorado

3 Nights Albuquerque, New Mexico / 2 Nights Santa Fe, New Mexico

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united states SPOTLIGHT ON SANTA FE

SPOTLIGHT ON SAN ANTONIO

6 DAYS / 8 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,299* PP

5 DAYS / 5 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,249* PP

Weekly departures available Feb. 2021 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Jan. 2021 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 25 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

PRICE BASED ON 9 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

ALSO AVAILABLE Spotlight on

Santa Fe Holiday

Feel inspired by the creative spirit that runs free through Santa Fe, a city Native Americans called the “Dancing Ground of the Sun.” HIGHLIGHTS

Say howdy to Texas as you take in San Antonio’s enchanting River Walk and the legendary Alamo. HIGHLIGHTS

• Take an open-air trolley tour of Santa Fe. • Visit the pilgrimage site of El Santuario de Chimayo. • Visit the rugged Bandelier National Monument. • Amble through the Allan Houser Sculpture Garden. • Make a tamale at the Santa Fe School of Cooking.

• Discover the German settlement of Fredericksburg set in the Hill Country. • Experience El Mercado, the Mexican Marketplace. • Visit the Alamo battle site. • Tour San Antonio with an expert local guide. • Cruise down the Paseo del Rio by boat.

STAYS

STAYS

5 Nights Santa Fe, New Mexico

4 Nights San Antonio, Texas

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SPOTLIGHT ON SAN ANTONIO HOLIDAY

MACKINAC ISLAND

5 DAYS / 5 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,299* PP

8 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,499* PP

Weekly departures available Nov. - Dec. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 2 DECEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

PRICE BASED ON 18 JUNE, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

ALSO AVAILABLE Mackinac Island featuring The Tulip

Time Festival

Enjoy the cheerful spirit of San Antonio, decked out in its holiday finest, on this relaxing Texan retreat.

Discover the Midwest and all its charm on this delightful journey from idyllic Mackinac Island to the dynamic Great Lakes region.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Discover Fredericksburg in the rural Hill Country. • Go holiday shopping at El Mercado. • Cruise the festively decorated Paseo del Rio by boat. • Visit the Alamo battle site. • Tour San Antonio with an expert local guide.

• Visit the Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village. • Take a horse-drawn carriage tour of Mackinac Island. • Visit the world’s largest Christmas Store. • Stroll through Chicago’s Millennium Park. • Dine at the Grand Hotel where “every meal is an event.”

STAYS

STAYS

4 Nights San Antonio, Texas

2 Nights Chicago, Illinois / 1 Night Traverse City, Michigan / 2 Nights Mackinac Island, Michigan / 1 Night Frankenmuth, Michigan / 1 Night Detroit, Michigan

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united states BLUEGRASS COUNTRY &

NASHVILLE & THE

THE SMOKY MOUNTAINS

SMOKY MOUNTAINS HOLIDAY

9 DAYS / 12 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,349* PP

8 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,149* PP

PRICE BASED ON 15 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 3 DECEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

Take a delightful trip through the heart of Appalachia, discovering the culture and spirit of Kentucky, Tennessee, and North Carolina.

CLASSIC

Enjoy the sights and sounds of Nashville, Gatlinburg and Asheville all decked out for the holidays.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Visit a private horse farm in Lexington, Kentucky. • Watch local artist demonstrations in Berea. • Visit Louisville and Churchill Downs. • Explore the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. • Taste local bourbon at a Kentucky distillery.

• Take in Gaylord Opryland’s magical holiday displays. • Explore the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. • Taste Smoky Mountain moonshine. • Enjoy dinner with Dolly Parton’s Christmas Stampede. • Tour Music City’s oldest remaining recording studio.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Louisville, Kentucky / 1 Night Lexington, Kentucky / 3 Nights Gatlinburg, Tennessee / 2 Nights Asheville, North Carolina

3 Nights Nashville, Tennessee / 2 Nights Gatlinburg, Tennessee / 2 Nights Asheville, North Carolina

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AMERICA’S MUSIC CITIES

SPOTLIGHT ON NASHVILLE

8 DAYS / 10 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,999* PP

5 DAYS / 7 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,699* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 17 APRIL, 2022 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

PRICE BASED ON 20 JUNE, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

ALSO AVAILABLE • America’s Music Cities Holiday • America’s Music Cities featuring

Jazz Fest

Blues, rock, soul – and all that jazz. Unearth the roots of American music and celebrate jazz in the place it was born.

Walk in the footsteps of music legends and feel the beat of the city’s dynamic energy. This is Nashville.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Learn about Memphis history from local musicians. • Enjoy reserved seats at the Grand Ole Opry. • Tour Nashville’s oldest remaining recording studio. • Visit Graceland, the palatial home of Elvis Presley. • Explore the Country Music Hall of Fame.

• Learn to line-dance at Wild Horse Saloon. • Tour the city with a hop-on hop-off trolley. • Peruse the Country Music Hall of Fame. • Tour the oldest remaining recording studio. • Enjoy a reserved seat at the Grand Ole Opry.

STAYS

STAYS

3 Nights New Orleans, Louisiana / 2 Nights Memphis, Tennessee / 2 Nights Nashville, Tennessee

4 Nights Nashville, Tennessee

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united states SPOTLIGHT ON NEW ORLEANS

SOUTHERN CHARM

5 DAYS / 6 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,199* PP

7 DAYS / 9 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,699* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 23 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAYS

PRICE BASED ON 7 NOVEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

ALSO AVAILABLE • Spotlight on New Orleans Holiday • Spotlight on New Orleans featuring Jazz Fest • Spotlight on New Orleans featuring Carnival

ALSO AVAILABLE Southern Charm

Holiday

Get a taste of Louisiana’s cultural melting pot as you take in the sights, sounds and flavours of “The Big Easy.”

Embrace the leisurely pace and charming allure of America’s southeast as you explore cobblestone streets, historic homes and unspoiled coastline.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Indulge at a jazz club in the French Quarter. • Tour Louisiana’s swamp country with a guide. • Walk the famous French Quarter with a local guide. • Enjoy a panoramic tour of historic New Orleans. • Prepare New Orleans favourites at a cooking class.

• Explore Boone Hall Plantation & Gardens just outside of Charleston. • Visit St. Simons Island’s 106’ tall lighthouse. • Peruse the historic Charleston City Market. • Enjoy a trolley tour of Savannah’s Historic District. • Step back in time at the opulent Jekyll Island Club.

STAYS

4 Nights New Orleans, Louisiana

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2 Nights Charleston, South Carolina / 2 Nights Savannah, Georgia / 2 Nights Jekyll Island, Georgia VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/20 FOR MORE DETAILS.


HERITAGE OF AMERICA

SPOTLIGHT ON WASHINGTON, D.C.

9 DAYS / 12 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,849* PP

6 DAYS / 8 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,849* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 5 SEPTEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Retrace the events that shaped American history. Journey along a storied trail from Philadelphia to Washington, D.C.

PRICE BASED ON 22 JULY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

A story of liberty. A story of democracy. Walk the path forged by leaders of the free world in America’s spirited capital.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Explore the Civil War history of Gettysburg. • Stroll the grounds of historic Colonial Williamsburg. • Visit the National Air & Space Museum or the National Museum of American History. • Visit the White House and the Capitol building. • Dine in a tavern specialising in colonial fare.

• Visit the home of former president George Washington. • Behold the impressive Washington National Cathedral. • Stop at the infamous Ford’s Theatre. • Spend 5 nights in the heart of Washington, D.C. • Tour the iconic and storied U.S. Capitol building.

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STAYS

5 Nights Washington, D.C.

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united states WASHINGTON D.C.,

SPOTLIGHT ON NEW YORK CITY

NIAGARA FALLS & NYC 9 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,699* PP

5 DAYS / 5 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,949* PP

PRICE BASED ON 22 APRIL, 2022 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 8 JULY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

Get acquainted with some of North America’s most iconic destinations on a journey that takes you from the seat of democracy in Washington, D.C. to the majestic beauty of Niagara Falls and the bustling energy of New York City. HIGHLIGHTS • Get a view of Pittsburgh on the Duquesne Incline. • Reflect at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum. • Enjoy dinner overlooking Niagara Falls. • Learn the history of the White House from within. • Explore the renowned museums of Washington, D.C.

STAYS

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

From Lady Liberty to Times Square, New York City never sleeps. The Apple is big; enjoy every bite. HIGHLIGHTS • Reflect at the 9/11 Memorial and explore the 9/11 Museum. • Experience two Broadway shows. • Experience the Statue of Liberty up close. • Tour New York City landmarks with a local guide. • Enjoy a musical breakfast at Ellen’s Stardust Diner.

STAYS

4 Nights New York City, New York

3 Nights Arlington / 1 Night Pittsburgh / 2 Nights Niagara Falls / 2 Nights New York City VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/643 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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SPOTLIGHT ON NEW YORK CITY HOLIDAY

ISLANDS OF NEW ENGLAND

5 DAYS / 5 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,849* PP

8 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,399* PP

Weekly departures available Nov. 2020 & Nov. 2021 - Dec. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 13 DECEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

Rock around the (Rockefeller) Christmas tree. From Radio City Music Hall to Times Square, see the Big Apple dressed in its holiday best.

PRICE BASED ON 21 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

The Atlantic coast is calling. Explore New England’s majestic seaboards, from Rhode Island to Cape Cod.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• See the Christmas Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall. • Embark to see “Lady Liberty” up-close. • Catch a Broadway Show at Times Square. • Eat breakfast at the famous Ellen’s Stardust Diner. • Reflect at the 9/11 Memorial and Museum.

• Visit a working New England cranberry bog. • Tour Martha’s Vineyard with a local guide. • Behold the oceanside mansions of Newport. • See Plymouth Rock - where the Pilgrims landed in 1620. • Explore Nantucket island’s lighthouses.

STAYS

STAYS

4 Nights New York City, New York

3 Nights Providence, Rhode Island / 4 Nights Falmouth, Massachusetts

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united states & canada AUTUMN IN VERMONT

7 DAYS / 10 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,399* PP

8 DAYS / 10 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,749* PP

PRICE BASED ON 24 SEPTEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 11 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

Discover Vermont’s winding roads lined with autumn foliage and cosy towns with an eclectic spirit. HIGHLIGHTS • Discover the history of Fort Ticonderoga. • Taste apple cider at a family-owned apple orchard. • Experience the vibrant fall foliage of the mountains. • Enjoy a “Flavours of Vermont” dinner. • Take a scenic ferry across Lake Champlain.

STAYS

1 Night Boston, Massachusetts / 3 Nights Burlington, Vermont / 2 Nights Ludlow, Vermont

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COLOURS OF NEW ENGLAND FEATURING COASTAL MAINE

CLASSIC

Fall in to the rustic charm of New England. See a stunning display of vibrant foliage while travelling from historic Boston to the quaint villages of the North. HIGHLIGHTS • Observe old-fashioned apple cider making. • Learn about maple sugaring on a farm tour. • See the Rocks Estate, settled in the White Mountains. • Embark on a cruise of stunning Lake Winnipesaukee. • Taste a classic New England lobster dinner.

STAYS

2 Nights Boston, Massachusetts / 2 Nights Stowe, Vermont / 1 Night North Conway, New Hampshire / 2 Nights Boothbay Harbor, Maine VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/358 FOR MORE DETAILS.


ROAMING COASTAL MAINE

CANADIAN ROCKIES BY TRAIN

7 DAYS / 9 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,999* PP

9 DAYS / 13 MEALS / STARTING AT $6,299* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Apr. 2021 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 3 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

PRICE BASED ON 10 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

ALSO AVAILABLE Canadian Rockies by Train featuring

The Calgary Stampede

This is Maine, where rocky shores, infinite nature, and endless lobster forge a coastal New England classic.

Stunning landscapes, elegant hotels, a day on the ranch and an overnight aboard a train…the perfect way to experience the Canadian Rockies.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Watch how lobster traps are hauled from the ocean. • Explore Acadia National Park. • Sample the best vintages at a local winery. • See Maine’s oldest and most famous lighthouse. • Stroll through the quaint harbour town of Camden.

• Discover the city of Vancouver with a sightseeing tour. • Behold Moraine Lake and the Valley of the Ten Peaks. • Witness spectacular views on your VIA Rail train ride. • Enjoy breakfast at picturesque Maligne Lake. • Drive the unforgettable Icefields Parkway.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Portland / 2 Nights Bar Harbor / 2 Nights Southport

1 Night Vancouver, British Columbia / 1 Night VIA Rail / 2 Nights Jasper, Alberta / 1 Night Lake Louise, Alberta / 2 Nights Banff, Alberta / 1 Night Calgary, Alberta

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canada CANADIAN ROCKIES FEATURING

ROCKY MOUNTAINEER

CANADIAN ROCKIES

& GLACIER NATIONAL PARK

8 DAYS / 13 MEALS / STARTING AT $7,549* PP

7 DAYS / 10 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,849* PP

Weekly departures available May 2021 - Sept. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available June 2021 - Sept. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 25 SEPTEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

OPTIONAL UPGRADE Rocky Mountaineer

GoldLeaf Service Upgrade

Set out to explore the best of Western Canada on a journey that opens in Vancouver and takes you to Banff onboard the famous Rocky Mountaineer train.

PRICE BASED ON 26 JUNE, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

ALSO AVAILABLE Canadian Rockies by Train featuring

The Calgary Stampede

Ancient glaciers, emerald lakes and towering mountains await on a voyage that highlights Glacier National Park and the Icefields Parkway.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Enjoy two nights at Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff. • Spend two days onboard the Rocky Mountaineer train in SilverLeaf Service. • See Bow Falls on a drive through Banff. • See snowcapped mountains along the Icefields Parkway. • Enjoy breakfast at Capilano Suspension Bridge.

• Ride on a historic Jammer in Glacier National Park. • Visit one of the world’s oldest buffalo jumps. • Witness the incredible views of Glacier National Park. • Drive the unforgettable Icefields Parkway. • Enjoy lunch at Lake Louise Ski Lodge.

STAYS 2 Nights Vancouver, British Columbia / 1 Night Kamloops, British Columbia / 1 Night Lake Louise, Alberta / 2 Nights Banff, Alberta / 1 Night Calgary, Alberta VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/609 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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1 Night Calgary, Alberta / 2 Nights Waterton Lakes National Park, Alberta / 2 Nights Banff, Alberta / 1 Night Calgary, Alberta VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/216 FOR MORE DETAILS.


THE BEST OF EASTERN CANADA

MARITIMES COASTAL WONDERS

9 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,499* PP

11 DAYS / 16 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,549* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available May 2021 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 21 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Bienvenue to Eastern Canada! From the old-world style of Quebec City to the power of Niagara Falls, this is one memorable journey.

PRICE BASED ON 18 JULY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

From the nautical beauty of Peggy’s Cove to the rugged splendour of the Cabot Trail, the Maritimes will enchant you.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Discover Ontario’s 300-year-old history of winemaking with a tour and tasting. • Savour breakfast at a local sugar shack nestled in the Quebec countryside. • Witness the power of Mother Nature at Niagara Falls. • Tour Montréal and see Jacques Cartier Square. • Sample French cuisine at a restaurant in Ile d’Orleans.

• Learn a few handy Gaelic phrases and join in the fun of a “milling frolic.” • Explore inventions at the Alexander Graham Bell Museum. • Journey along the shoreline to Hopewell Rocks. • Savour a traditional Maritimes lobster feast. • Explore the Cabot Trail and its rugged terrain.

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europe REFLECTIONS OF ITALY

9 DAYS / 12 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,999* PP

12 DAYS / 17 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,899* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 20 JULY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Italy shines on this enchanting journey that takes you from the historic piazzas of Rome to the storied canals of Venice and everywhere in between. HIGHLIGHTS • Skip the line to see Michelangelo’s statue of David. • Cruise to Murano Island for a glass-blowing display. • Enjoy a scenic journey through Tuscany’s graceful hills. • Set out on a locally guided panoramic tour of Rome. • Enjoy a chef-led cooking class at a Chianti winery.

STAYS

2 Nights Rome / 1 Night Perugia / 2 Nights Florence / 2 Nights Venice / 1 Night Milan Malpensa VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/14 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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ITALIAN VISTAS

PRICE BASED ON 27 JULY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

From the ancient ruins of Pompeii to the chic charm of Capri, this is one spectacular Italian getaway. HIGHLIGHTS • Get an in-depth tour of the famous Colosseum. • Relax on a scenic boat ride to the Isle of Capri. • Stroll through Verona – the backdrop to Romeo and Juliet. • Enjoy the magical Italian lakes in the resort town of Stresa. • Visit a Tuscan winery and farm for lunch and local wines.

STAYS

3 Nights Rome / 2 Nights Sorrento / 2 Nights Florence / 2 Nights Venice / 2 Nights Stresa VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/21 FOR MORE DETAILS.


SPOTLIGHT ON TUSCANY

ROME & THE AMALFI COAST

8 DAYS / 10 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,849* PP

9 DAYS / 13 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,249* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 28 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

Embrace vintage Italia as you savour fine wine, blissful countryside and ancient cities that inspired the Renaissance on this Tuscan getaway.

PRICE BASED ON 3 NOVEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Art, food, wine, culture, and history: indulge in the finer things in life across Rome and the Amalfi Coast.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Visit the Gothic Line, a German defense line from WWII. • Stay in the resort town of Montecatini Terme for 7 nights. • See WWII fortifications at the Museum of Liberation. • Stop in the walled medieval city of Lucca. • Taste flavourful pecorino cheese at a cheese farm.

• Discover the mountaintop monastery of Montecassino. • Tour Classical Rome, including the legendary Colosseum. • Visit the seaside resort town of Sorrento. • Discover the excavated ruins of the ancient city, Pompeii. • Sample liqueur at a family-owned limoncello factory.

STAYS

STAYS

7 Nights Montecatini Terme

3 Nights Rome / 5 Nights Amalfi Coast

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europe TUSCANY & THE ITALIAN RIVIERA

NORTHERN ITALY & ITS LAKES

7 DAYS / 10 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,749* PP

8 DAYS / 10 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,699* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 10 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

From the rolling hills of Tuscany to the sun-soaked coast of the Italian Riviera, a romantic rendezvous with Italia awaits.

PRICE BASED ON 15 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

NEW

CLASSIC

Wander along winding canals and cruise on mountain-lined lakes as you take in the essence of Northern Italy.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Take a guided tour of Lucca including a visit to the Cathedral of San Martino. • Spend three nights in a beautiful Tuscan Estate. • Visit Florence, the “Cradle of the Italian Renaissance.” • Stop in the walled medieval city of Lucca. • Partake in an interactive pasta-making demonstration.

• See a glassblowing demonstration on Murano Island. • Cruise Lake Como, a retreat for the rich and famous. • Explore iconic St. Mark’s Square in Venice. • See the famous “sinking” castle in Sirmione.

STAYS

STAYS

3 Nights Padua / 4 Nights Lake Maggiore

3 Nights Tuscany / 3 Nights Italian Riviera VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/446 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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ROME, FLORENCE & VENICE

SOUTHERN ITALY & SICILY

7 DAYS / 9 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,399* PP

11 DAYS / 17 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,549* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 26 FEBRUARY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Traverse this trio of Italian cities as you encounter iconic sites, dine on traditional cuisine, and embrace a culture steeped in romance.

PRICE BASED ON 17 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Encounter a crossroads of civilisations as you venture from Sicily to the spectacular coastlines of Southern Italy.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Explore the history of Rome’s Colosseum with a guide. • See a glass-blowing demonstration on Murano Island. • Embark on a walking tour of Florence’s artistic gems. • Explore the unique city of Venice with a local expert. • Taste gelato and more during a Bologna food walking tour.

• Be amazed by the Greek Theatre in Taormina. • Marvel at the Valley of the Temples, a UNESCO site. • Venture to the breathtaking Amalfi Coast. • Walk through the incredibly preserved ruins of Pompeii. • Dine in a local winery’s agriturismo restaurant.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Rome / 2 Nights Florence / 2 Nights Venice

2 Nights Palermo / 3 Nights Giardini Naxos / 2 Nights Matera / 2 Nights Sorrento Peninsula / 1 Night Rome

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europe SPLENDID SICILIA

SICILY & MALTA

9 DAYS / 14 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,849* PP

12 DAYS / 18 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,899* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 28 FEBRUARY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Encounter a fascinating cultural mosaic on this legendary island at the tip of Italy’s boot.

PRICE BASED ON 28 FEBRUARY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Explore the true essence of the Mediterranean as you delve into the fascinating mosaic of Sicily and the island paradise of Malta.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Take a panoramic coach tour or stroll the streets of Palermo with a guide. • Visit a medieval palace and meet the countess. • Journey to the stunning seaside town of Cefalù. • Learn to make ricotta at a family farm in the countryside. • Sample Sicilian ‘street food’ at a local market in Palermo.

• Be welcomed at medieval palace by a countess. • Stroll the seaside streets of Cefalù like a local. • Explore Taormina’s impressive sights for 4 nights. • Enjoy a free day in Malta, a Mediterranean paradise. • Sample regional Maltese wines.

STAYS 3 Nights Palermo / 1 Night Agrigento / 4 Nights Taormina

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STAYS

3 Nights Palermo / 1 Night Agrigento / 4 Nights Taormina / 3 Nights Tas-Sliema

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SICILY & ITS ISLES

OLD WORLD SICILY & MALTA

13 DAYS / 19 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,349* PP

14 DAYS / 22 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,099* PP

Weekly departures available May 2021 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available May 2021 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 8 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

NEW

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

Explore Sicily – an island paradise nestled amongst the deep blue waves of the Mediterranean.

PRICE BASED ON 1 DECEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

NEW

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

Discover how ancient traditions blend into modern society as you travel along timeless Italian and Maltese towns.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Soak up the relaxed ambiance with a 2-night stay on the Isle of Salina. • Ascend the sides of Mount Etna on off-road vehicles. • Enjoy world-renowned Marsala wine on a wine cellar tour. • Taste award-winning olive oil and learn about the Slow Food movement at a local farm. • Visit the Valley of the Temples at dusk.

• Soak up the island ambiance of Malta with a 3-night stay in St. Julian’s. • Pass by Baroque architecture on a walking tour of Ragusa. • Visit a medieval palace and enjoy hors d’oeuvres with a countess. • Sample specialties in Palermo’s colourful food market. • Feel the heart of the neighbourhood at a Band Club in Malta.

STAYS

2 Nights Palermo / 2 Nights Trapani / 1 Night Agrigento / 2 Nights Ragusa / 2 Nights Salina / 3 Nights Taormina VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/667 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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europe ITALY’S TREASURES

TUSCAN & UMBRIAN COUNTRYSIDE

11 DAYS / 17 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,449* PP

10 DAYS / 16 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,149* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 18 JULY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

PRICE BASED ON 18 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

Join Julia Zaetta, Media Personality, on this small group tour through her beloved Italy on 12 September 2021. Only 24 places available!

Vineyards, olive groves, and cities that float. Incredible history, indelible culture, and unforgettable cuisine. This is I’italia at its most iconic.

Winding country roads bounded by miles of vines, soul-warming meals paired with full-bodied vintages, quiet hill towns and ancient cities — Tuscany and Umbria are lands where time stands still.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Explore Florence during an afternoon at leisure. • Discover colourful Cinque Terre, a UNESCO site. • Cruise to Murano Island for a glass-blowing demonstration. • Journey by boat to Isola dei Pescatori for dinner. • Learn Tuscan cuisine during a chef-led cooking lesson.

• Learn some Umbrian cooking in a 16th-century farmhouse. • Experience a home-cooked meal in the Umbrian countryside. • See Spoleto on a guided walking tour. • Behold the Ponte delle Torri, a 13th-century aqueduct. • Marvel at the ornate Duomo of Santa Maria Assunta.

STAYS

2 Nights Stresa / 2 Nights Italian Riviera / 4 Nights Tuscany / 2 Nights Venice

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STAYS

1 Night Rome / 4 Nights Umbria / 4 Nights Tuscany

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ITALY: AMALFI COAST TO PUGLIA

SHRINES OF ITALY

13 DAYS / 18 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,999* PP

10 DAYS / 15 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,649* PP

Weekly departures available May 2021 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 5 NOVEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

NEW

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

Stray off the beaten path and explore a new side to the Italy you know and love.

PRICE BASED ON 15 SEPTEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

FAITH SPIRITUAL JOURNEY

From the hallowed Basilica of St. Francis to the glorious Sistine Chapel, discover why Italy is a bastion of Catholicism.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Zoom through Ostuni in the backseat of a 3-wheeled Ape Calessino car. • Spend 2 nights in a unique cave-dwelling accommodation. • Make your way through Lecce’s city centre with a multistop dinner. • Hike the Amalfi Coast’s ancient Path of Lemons. • Meet with local artisans in Naples’ historic city centre.

• Spend time at the renowned Abbey of Montecassino. • In Pompeii, visit the Madonna del Rosario Sanctuary. • Join a local expert for a fascinating tour of Assisi. • Attend the weekly papal audience at Vatican City. • Explore catacombs where early Christians buried the dead.

STAYS

1 Night Rome / 2 Nights Assisi / 2 Nights San Giovanni Rotondo / 1 Night Cava de Tirreni / 3 Nights Rome

2 Nights Naples / 4 Nights Amalfi Coast / 2 Nights Matera / 2 Nights Lecce / 2 Nights Monopoli VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/668 FOR MORE DETAILS.

STAYS

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europe ICELAND: LAND OF FIRE & ICE

ICELAND’S MAGICAL NORTHERN LIGHTS

8 DAYS / 13 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,199* PP

6 DAYS / 10 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,199* PP

Weekly departures available Apr. 2021 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Mar. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 13 SEPTEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

PRICE BASED ON 3 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Unearth a paradise forged by ice and fire. Journey to jagged coastlines and volcanic craters, remarkable icebergs and glacial lagoons.

There’s something magical in the air. Chase the aurora borealis across this ethereal wonderland.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Learn the traditional ways of preparing Greenland shark. • Explore Icelandic life at the Skógar Folk Museum. • Gain a local perspective of Reykjavík on a walking tour. • See natural wonders as you travel the Golden Circle. • Journey to the spectacular Gullfoss waterfall.

• Experience the geothermal fields of Geysir and Strokkur. • Discover volcanic nature at the Lava Exhibition Centre. • Search for the northern lights during a nighttime cruise. • See Jökulsárlón glacial lagoon, filled with icebergs. • Relax in the mineral-rich water of the Blue Lagoon.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Reykjavík / 1 Night Stykkishólmur / 3 Nights Vik / 1 Night Reykjavík

1 Night Reykjavík / 3 Nights Vik / 1 Night Reykjavík

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SPECTACULAR SCANDINAVIA

HIGHLIGHTS OF NORWAY

13 DAYS / 20 MEALS / STARTING AT $6,039* PP

8 DAYS / 12 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,199* PP

Weekly departures available May 2021 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Apr. 2021 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 1 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Three countries. Infinite intrigue. Watch a Nordic postcard unfold before your eyes, and discover the lands where Vikings reigned.

PRICE BASED ON 7 AUGUST, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Venture to a place where crashing ocean meets craggy mountains, forging the natural majesty of the Norwegian fjords.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Choose to visit the Vasa Ship Museum or the ABBA Museum. • Visit the intricate Borgund Stave Church, built in 1180. • Witness scenic wilderness along the Flåm Railway. • Join a local expert for a city tour of Copenhagen. • Savour Swedish cuisine in Stockholm’s Old Town.

• Visit an ornate 900-year-old church. • Explore Bergen’s harbour on a guided walk. • Cross the Sognefjord to the Briksdal Glacier. • Dine in and learn the history of Oslo. • Witness scenic wilderness along the Flåm Railway.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Copenhagen / 1 Night Vittaryd / 2 Nights Stockholm / 2 Nights Oslo / 1 Night Flåm / 2 Nights Loen / 2 Nights Bergen

2 Nights Oslo / 1 Night Flåm / 2 Nights Loen / 2 Nights Bergen

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europe THE NORTHERN LIGHTS OF FINLAND

ICELANDIC ADVENTURE

7 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,434* PP

9 DAYS / 14 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,994* PP

Weekly departures available Nov. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available May 2021 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 28 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

PRICE BASED ON 15 SEPTEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

© Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort, Lapland, Finland

This is so much more than a hunt for stunning streaks of colour in the night sky (though it’s a pretty amazing part). This is a step into Finland’s dynamic and intriguing culture.

This is Iceland. A land forged by fire and ice and full of dramatic contrasts — from ethereal lava fields and thundering waterfalls to charming coastal villages.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Search for the northern lights during a reindeer safari. • Lead your very own dog sled team. • Spend the night in a glass igloo amid the Lappish wilds. • Sample Finnish cuisine at Helsinki’s local restaurants. • Sip warm berry juice, a Finnish winter tradition.

• Learn about traditional “hákarl,” cured shark meat. • Relax in the geothermal Mývatn Nature Baths. • Explore Snæfellsjökull glacier aboard a mountain truck. • Indulge in Icelandic-inspired cuisine at a restaurant. • Join experts for whale watching on Skjálfandi Bay.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Helsinki / 3 Nights Kakslauttanen / 1 Night Helsinki

2 Nights Reykjavík / 3 Nights Húsavík / 2 Nights Stykkishólmur / 1 Night Reykjavík

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SHADES OF IRELAND

SHADES OF IRELAND

FEATURING NORTHERN IRELAND

9 DAYS / 13 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,199* PP

12 DAYS / 17 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,649* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 9 NOVEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Gradations of green, rolling hills and dramatic, rugged coastline are ripe for exploring in resplendent Ireland.

PRICE BASED ON 23 JULY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Experience Ireland in all its vibrant shades as you travel from the lively city of Dublin to the untamed natural beauty of Northern Ireland.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Overnight on the grounds of a regal castle. • See sheepdogs in action when you visit a working farm. • Stand in awe of the 700-foot-high Cliffs of Moher. • Kiss the famed Blarney Stone at Blarney Castle. • Taste the “water of life” during an Irish whiskey tasting.

• See Northern Ireland’s stunning Giant’s Causeway. • Choose from a “menu” of Derry’s best restaurants. • Overnight on the grounds of a historic manor house. • Experience a traditional ceili in Ulster. • Stand in awe of the 700-foot-high Cliffs of Moher.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Dublin / 1 Night Waterford / 2 Nights Killarney / 2 Nights Limerick / 1 Night Kingscourt

2 Nights Dublin / 1 Night Waterford / 2 Nights Killarney / 1 Night Ennis / 1 Night Enniskillen / 2 Nights Derry / 2 Nights Belfast

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europe COUNTRYSIDE OF THE EMERALD ISLE

9 DAYS / 13 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,749* PP

7 DAYS / 8 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,199* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Mar. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 11 OCTOBER, 2022 DEPARTURE.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

From ancient castles and historic Dublin to less-travelled roads and charming villages, this adventure brings together the best of the Emerald Isle. HIGHLIGHTS • Explore the Jameson Irish Whiskey distillery. • Spend the night on the enchanting Aran Islands. • Enjoy a private tour of Christ Church Cathedral. • Spend a day exploring the Dingle Peninsula. • Take in scenic views from Ireland’s Wild Atlantic Way.

STAYS

2 Nights Dublin / 2 Nights Kinsale / 2 Nights Killarney / 1 Night Inisheer / 1 Night Ennis

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IRISH SPLENDOUR

PRICE BASED ON 17 FEBRUARY, 2022 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Uncover the charms of the Emerald Isle. From castles to cliffs, rolling green ranges and the “water of life,” the splendour of Ireland awaits. HIGHLIGHTS • Travel the coastal routes of the Dingle Peninsula. • See the Rock of Cashel, where St. Patrick preached. • Kiss the famous Blarney Stone at Blarney Castle. • Sip cocktails in the crypt of Christ Church Cathedral. • Explore Tullamore and delight in a whiskey tasting.

STAYS

2 Nights Dublin / 2 Nights Killarney / 1 Night Ennis / 1 Night Kingscourt

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SHRINES OF IRELAND

EXPLORING BRITAIN & IRELAND

8 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,649* PP

14 DAYS / 21 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,299* PP

Weekly departures available Mar. 2021 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 19 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

FAITH SPIRITUAL JOURNEY

PRICE BASED ON 26 MARCH, 2022 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

ALSO AVAILABLE Exploring Britain & Ireland featuring The

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Connect with your faith on a poignant journey to Ireland’s holy shrines and famous sites.

This epic journey takes you over fertile farmlands and across the Irish Sea, through England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Enjoy an evening of traditional Irish song and dance. • Cruise beneath the incredible Cliffs of Moher. • Take a tour of Dublin’s St. Patrick’s Cathedral. • Celebrate mass at the Marian Shrine of Knock. • Tour Kylemore Abbey, a Benedictine monastery.

• Behold the sights of Killarney in a jaunting car. • Visit the Lake District’s charming English villages. • Ponder ancient mysteries at Stonehenge. • Overnight in London, Cardiff, Dublin and Edinburgh. • Try your hand at Irish cuisine during a cooking class.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Dublin / 1 Night Belfast / 2 Nights Westport / 2 Nights Galway

2 Nights London / 1 Night Cardiff / 1 Night Waterford / 2 Nights Killarney / 2 Nights Dublin / 1 Night Cheshire / 2 Nights Edinburgh / 1 Night York / 1 Night Stratford-uponAvon

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europe BRITISH LANDSCAPES

ENGLAND’S TREASURES

9 DAYS / 12 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,499* PP

11 DAYS / 16 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,999* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 17 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

PRICE BASED ON 22 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

ALSO AVAILABLE • British Landscapes featuring Highclere

Castle

• British Landscapes featuring The Royal

Edinburgh Military Tattoo

An adventure fit for a Shakespearean tale takes you from verdant hillsides and glittering lakes to bustling British cities rich with culture.

Experience resplendent countryside, lakeside trails, and majestic locales fit for a poem on this English voyage.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Take a guided tour of the historic Edinburgh Castle. • Explore the ruins of an ancient fort during a visit to Hadrian’s Wall. • Explore Wales during a tour of Llangollen. • Enjoy dinner at Shakespeare’s 400-year-old home. • Dine like a Londoner with dinner at an English pub.

• Journey by train from Cornwall to Paddington Station. • Explore the monastic ruins of Glastonbury Abbey. • Visit the Roman Bath Museum’s 2,000-year-old spas. • Venture to mystical, ancient Stonehenge. • Enjoy a wine pairing dinner at a Cornish winery.

STAYS

1 Night Liverpool / 2 Nights Lake Windermere / 3 Nights Bath / 2 Nights St. Austell / 2 Nights London

2 Nights Edinburgh / 1 Night York / 2 Nights Chester / 1 Night Stratford-upon-Avon / 2 Nights London VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/54 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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STAYS

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EXPLORING SCOTLAND & IRELAND

DISCOVER SCOTLAND

12 DAYS / 17 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,149* PP

9 DAYS / 14 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,149* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Mar. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 15 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

ALSO AVAILABLE Exploring Scotland & Ireland featuring

The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Regal cities, bucolic countryside and Celtic culture await you on a journey through Scotland and Ireland.

PRICE BASED ON 15 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

ALSO AVAILABLE Discover Scotland featuring The

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

Encounter storybook castles, magical islands, legendary lakes and one mythical sea creature in majestic Scotland.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Explore Urquhart Castle on the banks of Loch Ness. • Have a “night on the town” in 20th century Ulster. • Embark on a scenic cruise on beautiful Loch Ness. • Take a walking tour of Derry and its medieval walls. • Sample the spirits at a Scottish whisky distillery.

• Meet a shepherd and his sheepdogs on a working farm. • Experience the Orkney Islands during a guided excursion. • Visit Edinburgh Castle, a fortress set above the city. • Explore the Isle of Skye and its dramatic views. • Learn the art of Scotch whisky during a distillery tour.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Edinburgh / 1 Night Inverness / 1 Night Ballachulish / 1 Night Glasgow / 2 Nights Belfast / 2 Nights Derry / 2 Nights Kildare

1 Night Glasgow / 2 Nights Ballachulish / 2 Nights Thurso / 1 Night Grantown-on-Spey / 2 Nights Edinburgh

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europe DISCOVER SCOTLAND

SCOTLAND: ISLES OF LORE & LEGEND

9 DAYS / 14 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,449* PP

11 DAYS / 17 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,399* PP

FEATURING THE ISLE OF MULL PRICE BASED ON 27 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 24 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE. Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

ALSO AVAILABLE Scotland: Isles of Lore & Legend featuring The

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

From its rugged sea-sprayed islands to its stately castles layered in history, Scotland awaits.

Discover the mystical side of Scotland - where rocky coastlines and rolling clouds meet a history built upon legends, whisky, and clans.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Experience the Orkney Islands during a guided excursion. • Explore the legendary Isle of Mull while soaking up the dramatic views. • Discover the remains of a Neolithic village at Skara Brae. • Visit a local cheese maker on the Isle of Mull for a taste of this traditional cheese.

• Tour the Old Course at St. Andrews, world capital of golf. • Head out on an off-road adventure with a kilted guide. • Sip the famous “water of life” in a local whisky distillery. • See the hexagonal columns of Fingal’s Cave from the water. • Enjoy a farm-to-table meal at the National Piping Centre.

STAYS

1 Night Glasgow / 2 Nights Tyndrum / 2 Nights Thurso / 1 Night Grantown-on-Spey / 2 Nights Edinburgh VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/92 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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1 Night Glasgow / 2 Nights Islay / 3 Nights Oban / 2 Nights Pitlochry / 2 Nights Edinburgh

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SPOTLIGHT ON LONDON

CHRISTMAS IN LONDON

6 DAYS / 8 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,549* PP

6 DAYS / 8 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,399* PP

Weekly departures available Mar. 2021 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Dec. 2020, Nov. 2021 - Dec. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 11 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

PRICE BASED ON 3 DECEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

London is calling. Answer the call as you encounter majestic pageantry, storied history and grand charm.

Feel the holiday spirit when you experience the Christmas season in London, a world within a city.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Ride London’s famous Underground, known as “the Tube.” • Experience an eye-opening panoramic tour of London. • Visit Kensington Palace. • Choose to attend a London theatre performance or afternoon tea at Covent Garden. • Take a culinary walking tour through London’s East End.

• Feast upon a dinner inspired by the Christmas season. • Enjoy afternoon tea in Covent Garden. • See Blenheim Palace adorned for the season. • Explore Westminster Abbey with a local expert. • See one of London’s finest theatre performances.

STAYS

5 Nights London

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STAYS

5 Nights London

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europe LONDON & PARIS

TREASURES OF EUROPE

7 DAYS / 9 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,649* PP

12 DAYS / 16 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,599* PP

Weekly departures available Dec. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Nov. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 26 AUGUST, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

PRICE BASED ON 13 AUGUST, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

ALSO AVAILABLE • London & Paris

Holiday

• London & Paris

featuring New Year’s Eve in Paris

Cross the English Channel via train as you journey from cosmopolitan London to romantic Paris, taking in their stunning landmarks along the way.

Set your sights on a European journey of a lifetime and discover all the must-sees of England, France and Italy.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Cruise the Seine River with views of Paris’ skyline. • A local expert leads you on tours of London and Paris. • Take in stunning views when dining at the Eiffel Tower. • Enjoy London’s culinary renaissance at a dinner featuring contemporary British cuisine. • Sit down to dinner at Paris’ oldest cabaret theatre.

• Enjoy free time in Paris and Rome to explore at leisure. • Stroll through the floating city of Venice. • Cross the majestic Swiss Alps into Italy. • See the stunning artistry of Michelangelo’s David. • Enjoy an unforgettable dinner cruise on the River Seine.

STAYS

3 Nights London / 3 Nights Paris

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2 Nights London / 2 Nights Paris / 1 Night Andermatt / 2 Nights Venice / 2 Nights Florence / 2 Nights Rome VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/636 FOR MORE DETAILS.


NETHERLANDS, BELGIUM & FRANCE

SPOTLIGHT ON THE FRENCH RIVIERA

11 DAYS / 15 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,349* PP

8 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,999* PP

Weekly departures available May 2021 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Nov. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 17 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

NEW

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

PRICE BASED ON 25 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

ALSO AVAILABLE • Netherlands, Belgium & France featuring

The Keukenhof Tulip Festival

• Netherlands, Belgium & France featuring

The Floriade Expo 2022

• Netherlands, Belgium & France featuring

The Floriade Expo 2022 & The Keukenhof Tulip Festival

Dutch windmills, cosy streets, bubbling champagne, and the “City of Light” – experience the essence of 3 must-visit European countries.

Uncover the chic resorts, sun-soaked beaches, and elegant allure that attract the rich and famous to the exquisite French Riviera.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Ride through the “City of Light” in an open-roof retro car. • Spend 2 nights in the quaint Belgian town of Bruges. • Meet a local cheese producer and sample the famous cheese. • Cook up local flavours at a hands-on culinary class in Paris. • Enjoy a full day of exploration along the Route de Champagne.

• Explore the ancient port town of Antibes. • Experience perfume making during a hands-on workshop. • Tour Nice, the sunny playground of the rich and famous. • Explore Monaco and take in its iconic sites. • Enjoy a vineyard tour and tasting of local rosé wines.

STAYS

STAYS

3 Nights Amsterdam / 2 Nights Bruges / 2 Nights Reims / 3 Nights Paris

7 Nights Nice

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europe FRANCE MAGNIFIQUE

JOURNEY THROUGH SOUTHERN FRANCE

14 DAYS / 19 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,249* PP

9 DAYS / 12 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,999* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 16 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Grab your beret and rendezvous with romantic Paris, picturesque Provence, historic Normandy, and stunning Le Mont Saint-Michel. HIGHLIGHTS • Enjoy a cruise along the River Seine. • Step back in time and see the UNESCO Bayeux Tapestry. • Delight in a tour and tasting at a local winery. • Learn the secrets of perfume making in Grasse. • Dine at a traditional bouchon and sample Lyon’s cuisine.

STAYS

2 Nights Paris / 2 Nights Caen / 2 Nights Saint-Malo / 2 Nights Loire Valley / 2 Nights Lyon / 1 Night Avignon / 2 Nights Nice VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/287 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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PRICE BASED ON 25 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

Discover the flavour, colour, and culture of Southern France when you journey through some of the world’s most decadent wine regions and explore medieval villages seemingly untouched by time. HIGHLIGHTS • Hunt for truffles with a chef and his trained dogs. • Venture to Gordes and explore its vibrant local market. • Spend two nights at a Dordogne Valley château. • Uncover the medieval city of Saint-Émilion. • Sip the wines of Bordeaux, Saint-Émilion, and more.

STAYS 3 Nights Saint-Rémy-de-Provence / 1 Night Carcassonne / 2 Nights Dordogne Valley / 2 Nights Bordeaux

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what our travellers are saying:

LA BELLE SEINE

8 DAYS / 20 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,249* PP PRICE BASED ON 30 JUNE, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Sept. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

CRUISE

The tour hit all the sites I had on my France bucket list. The hotels were conveniently located near restaurants and within walking distance of sites of interest.

— Collette Traveller on France Magnifique Seine River Cruise was wonderful. Ship was comfortable, food delicious and staff exceptional. We had a great time.

— Collette Traveller on La Belle Seine Our Southern France tour was outstanding in every aspect. Terrific guide, wonderful hotels, great meals and wine, a wide variety of tour sites...You couldn’t find a better trip.

— Collette Traveller on Journey Through Southern France

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Relax and settle in for a tranquil river cruise that takes you from Paris through the resplendent Normandy region. HIGHLIGHTS • Explore Normandy on a full-day excursion. • View the Gros Horloge, Rouen’s astronomical clock. • Visit Honfleur, a remarkable maritime city. • Take a panoramic coach tour of Paris. • Celebrate your journey during a Captain’s Gala dinner.

STAYS

7 Night Cruise Aboard the MS Amadeus Diamond

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europe SHRINES OF FRANCE

SPOTLIGHT ON PARIS

10 DAYS / 16 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,449* PP

6 DAYS / 8 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,399* PP

Weekly departures available Apr. 2021 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 4 NOVEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

FAITH SPIRITUAL JOURNEY

PRICE BASED ON 21 JULY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SPOTLIGHTS SINGLE HOTEL STAY

ALSO AVAILABLE Spotlight on Paris featuring A New

Year’s Cabaret Celebration

Feel the irresistible spirit of France on a pilgrimage to the country’s holiest sites and most revered shrines.

Be filled with the joie de vivre (the joy of life) as you soak in the romance and unmistakable charm of Paris.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• See Paris on a sightseeing cruise along the Seine. • Discover the crypts of the Basilica of St. Thérèse. • Worship at La Salette, a notorious pilgrimage site. • Kneel in prayer at the glass tomb of St. Bernadette. • Experience Lyon’s traditional cuisine at a local bouchon.

• Explore the Louvre Museum with an expert. • See Paris at its best as you uncover the Champs-Elysees, Notre Dame and the Arc de Triomphe. • Admire Paris’ stunning skyline on a Seine River cruise. • Tour the Palace of Versailles with a local guide. • Dine on French cuisine and wine at the Eiffel Tower.

STAYS

2 Nights Paris / 1 Night Lisieux / 1 Night Nevers / 2 Nights Lyon / 1 Night Avignon / 2 Nights Lourdes VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/656 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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THE AZORES: JEWELS OF PORTUGAL

SPAIN’S CLASSICS

11 DAYS / 17 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,134* PP

11 DAYS / 16 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,399* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Feb. 2021 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 2 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

Enter an untouched paradise on an adventure through the Azores, the archipelago gems of Portugal.

PRICE BASED ON 26 JUNE, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Embrace Spain’s zest for life as you discover architectural masterpieces, grand palaces, and sundrenched Mediterranean coastline.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Traverse the entire rim of the Sete Cidades caldera. • Stay in the lava stone houses of Aldeia da Fonte. • Discover Pico’s volcanic vineyards and try its wines. • Descend into Algar do Carvão, an ancient lava tube. • Experience a truly unique cozido das Furnas lunch.

• Feel the energy of Spain at a flamenco performance. • In Cordoba, tour the Mezquita, a religious marvel. • Step back in time as you explore Toledo. • Tour the world-famous Alhambra palace. • Enjoy a paella-making demonstration and lunch.

STAYS

STAYS

3 Nights Sao Miguel / 2 Nights Terceira / 1 Night Faial / 3 Nights Pico / 1 Night Lisbon

3 Nights Madrid / 2 Nights Seville / 1 Night Granada / 2 Nights Valencia / 2 Nights Barcelona

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europe SPAIN’S CLASSICS

SPAIN & MOROCCO

& PORTUGAL

13 DAYS / 18 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,449* PP

12 DAYS / 18 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,999* PP

Weekly departures available Feb. 2021 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 4 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Embark on an Iberian adventure as you take in medieval architecture, idyllic landscapes, and the delectable cuisine of two countries.

PRICE BASED ON 11 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Make your way across two continents and discover a vivid tapestry of cultures, customs, and cuisine on this journey through Spain and Morocco.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Get to know Seville’s quaint, old Santa Cruz Quarter. • Feel the energy of Spain at a flamenco performance. • In Cordoba, tour the Mezquita, a religious marvel. • Take in Portugal’s stunning “Silver Coast”. • See UNESCO World Heritage sites in Portugal.

• Stroll through the cobbled alleyways of Medina of Fes. • Visit the final resting place of the Catholic Monarchs. • Explore Marrakech’s ancient El Bahia Palace. • Visit Chefchaouen, the “Blue City” of Morocco. • Savour traditional Moroccan fare at a family run riad.

STAYS

STAYS

3 Nights Lisbon / 2 Nights Madrid / 2 Nights Seville / 1 Night Granada / 2 Nights Valencia / 2 Nights Barcelona

2 Nights Madrid / 1 Night Granada / 2 Nights Seville / 1 Night Tangier / 2 Nights Fes / 2 Nights Marrakech / 1 Night Casablanca

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SUNNY PORTUGAL

PORTUGAL & ITS ISLANDS

9 DAYS / 12 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,449* PP

12 DAYS / 18 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,569* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 5 DECEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Encounter miles of picturesque shoreline as you make your way from the coastal capital of Lisbon to the beautiful Algarve.

PRICE BASED ON 16 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Beauty, history, cuisine, and culture. Experience the best of Portugal as you explore its capital city, coastal villages, and remote islands.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Stop in Evora, the “Museum City of Portugal.” • Spend three nights on the sunny coast of the Algarve. • Stay at a coastal resort on the Portuguese Riviera. • Tour Portugal’s capital that overlooks the Tagus River. • Taste the Alentejo region’s wines during a winery tour.

• Enjoy a cozido das furnas lunch in Furnas Valley. • Experience the beauty of Portugal’s Riviera. • Gaze upon the pristine twin lakes of Sete Cidades. • Tour Lisbon and uncover its treasures. • Explore the Azorean island of St. Michael.

STAYS

STAYS

3 Nights Cascais / 1 Night Evora / 3 Nights Algarve / 1 Night Lisbon

3 Nights Lisbon / 4 Nights Sao Miguel / 3 Nights Madeira Island / 1 Night Lisbon

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europe PILGRIMAGE TO FATIMA &

DISCOVER CROATIA,

LOURDES WITH BARCELONA

SLOVENIA & THE ADRIATIC COAST

9 DAYS / 15 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,699* PP

11 DAYS / 16 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,199* PP

Weekly departures available Feb. 2021 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 25 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

FAITH SPIRITUAL JOURNEY

PRICE BASED ON 14 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

ALSO AVAILABLE Discover Croatia, Slovenia & the Adriatic Coast featuring Festive

Christmas Markets

Find inspiration on a sojourn of faith. Discover some of Europe’s most revered sites and immerse yourself in a coalescence of culture.

Ancient towns, tranquil lakes, and shining sands. Delight in the old-world charm found in this sunny Adriatic paradise.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Worship in the holy basilicas of Fatima and Lourdes. • Spend time at the magnificent Cathedral of Burgos. • View the site of the fifth apparition in Valinhos. • Celebrate mass at the stunning “La Sagrada Familia.”

• In Dubrovnik, visit Europe’s oldest pharmacy. • Stroll through Split and see Diocletian’s Palace. • Spend three nights in Dubrovnik. • Explore Opatija, “Croatia’s Riviera.” • Sample farm-to-table delicacies at a local restaurant.

STAYS

2 Nights Fatima / 2 Nights Burgos / 2 Nights Lourdes / 2 Nights Barcelona

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3 Nights Dubrovnik / 1 Night Split / 1 Night Plitvice / 2 Nights Opatija / 2 Nights Ljubljana / 1 Night Zagreb VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/258 FOR MORE DETAILS.


CROATIA & ITS ISLANDS 11 DAYS / 19 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,649* PP PRICE BASED ON 5 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

CRUISE

IT’S YOUR CHOICE Choose an excursion before departure, and personalise

your adventure! SEE OLD DUBROVNIK YOUR WAY

OLD TOWN HARBOUR CRUISE

OR

CITY WALLS EXPLORATION

HISTORIC MUSEUMS IN SPLIT © Croatian National Tourist Board

© Ragnar Th Sigurdsson

From medieval architecture to ethereal waterfalls, coast along the sparkling Adriatic Sea and experience the best of Croatia. HIGHLIGHTS • Explore historic Dubrovnik with a local expert. • Partake in a traditional Croatian folklore show. • Take in the waterfalls of Krka National Park. • Relax on the “Golden Cape” beaches of Bol. • Enjoy ancient Dalmatian delicacies.

STAYS

1 Night Zagreb / 2 Nights Sibenik / 7 Night Cruise Aboard the MS San Spirito VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/647 FOR MORE DETAILS.

ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM

OR

THE MEŠTROVIC GALLERY

Before you leave for your trip, select the included It’s Your Choice excursions that you like the best. On select days during your tour, you’ll set out on these customised included experiences.

CHOOSE YOUR EXPERIENCE EARLY! IT’S YOUR CHOICE EXCURSIONS FILL UP FAST!

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europe GREECE ISLAND HOPPER

FEATURING ATHENS, MYKONOS & SANTORINI

EXPLORING GREECE & ITS ISLANDS

10 DAYS / 13 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,409* PP

14 DAYS / 22 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,609* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 10 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

NEW

In Greece, discover a place where age-old legends and monuments intertwine with Mediterranean beauty and sunshine. HIGHLIGHTS • Explore Athens’ historic sites with a local expert. • Enjoy 2 days at leisure on the island of Mykonos. • Admire the view from the legendary Acropolis. • Discover the picture-perfect village of Oia. • Glimpse into the past at the Akrotiri excavation site.

STAYS

2 Nights Athens / 3 Nights Mykonos / 3 Nights Santorini / 1 Night Athens VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/658 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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PRICE BASED ON 11 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Discover the magnificent ruins of ancient Greece and bask in the brilliance of the Mediterranean. HIGHLIGHTS • Join a local expert exploring the monuments of Athens. • Explore Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympic Games. • Visit two breathtaking monasteries in Meteora. • Discover the ancient artifacts at the Delphi Museum. • Enjoy a Mediterranean cooking experience.

STAYS

2 Nights Athens / 1 Night Kalambaka / 1 Night Arachova / 2 Nights Olympia / 1 Night Nafplio / 2 Nights Mykonos / 3 Nights Santorini / 1 Night Athens VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/2 FOR MORE DETAILS.


CLASSICAL GREECE

GREECE: IN THE FOOTSTEPS

OF PAUL THE APOSTLE

9 DAYS / 15 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,849* PP

10 DAYS / 20 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,449* PP

Weekly departures available Nov. 2020 - Mar. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Mar. 2021 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 22 FEBRUARY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Learn the storied history of Greece as you explore the ancient and modern sites of Athens, Meteora, Delphi, Olympia, and Corinth.

PRICE BASED ON 24 MARCH, 2022 DEPARTURE.

FAITH SPIRITUAL JOURNEY

CRUISE

Follow the path of Paul the Apostle as you discover bucolic beauty and ancient history on this Grecian sojourn.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Visit two Byzantine monasteries in Meteora. • Discover the ancient artifacts at the Delphi Museum. • Enjoy a Greek dance class with traditional Greek music. • Join a local expert exploring the monuments of Athens. • Explore Olympia, the birthplace of the Olympic Games.

• Visit two breathtaking monasteries in Meteora. • See where Paul gave his “Men of Athens” speech. • Visit one of the finest museums of Byzantine art. • Explore Corinth on a guided tour featuring the Agora. • Join a local expert exploring the monuments of Athens.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Athens / 1 Night Kalambaka / 1 Night Arachova / 2 Nights Olympia / 1 Night Nafplio / 1 Night Athens

1 Night Athens / 3 Night Cruise Aboard the Olympia / 2 Nights Thessaloniki / 1 Night Kalambaka / 1 Night Arachova / 1 Night Athens

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europe THE BALTICS REVEALED

IMPERIAL RUSSIA

11 DAYS / 15 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,399* PP

8 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,649* PP

Weekly departures available Apr. 2021 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Apr. 2021 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 8 JUNE, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 22 APRIL, 2022 DEPARTURE.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

CLASSIC

From the Middle Ages to the height of the Russian Empire, experience the kaleidoscope of influences in Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, and Russia.

Get a glimpse into the world’s largest country and experience the distinctive allure of Russia, a land abundant with intrigue and history.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Explore Vilnius by bike or on foot. • Embark on a bogging adventure with a local naturalist. • Discover a rural past at the Estonian Open-Air Museum. • Visit the Trakai Island Castle, isolated on an island. • Sample authentic medieval cuisine at a candlelit dinner.

• Navigate Russia via the stunning Moscow Metro system. • Ride through St. Petersburg in a vintage Soviet car. • Take a guided tour of the Hermitage Museum. • Enjoy a relaxing boat cruise along the Moscow River. • Try dishes popularised during Imperial Russian times.

STAYS

STAYS

3 Nights Vilnius / 2 Nights Riga / 2 Nights Tallinn / 3 Nights St. Petersburg

3 Nights Moscow / 4 Nights St. Petersburg

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EXPLORING THE ALPINE COUNTRIES

ALPINE LAKES & SCENIC TRAINS

12 DAYS / 17 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,199* PP

8 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,249* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 23 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Storybook castles and opulent palaces set among Alpine vistas await on this getaway that takes you through Austria, Germany, and Switzerland.

PRICE BASED ON 30 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Experience resplendent countryside, lakeside trails, and majestic locales fit for a poem on this English voyage.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Take a cruise along the Danube River. • Explore Vienna and its stunning Schönbrunn Palace. • Discover Munich and its world-famous Glockenspiel. • Make a stop at the impressive Benedictine Melk Abbey. • Meet a Passion Play performer in Oberammergau.

• Board a lake boat and cruise to the most beautiful of the Borromean Islands. • Stroll along the lakes of Lucerne, St. Moritz and Como. • Enjoy stunning views on the GoldenPass panoramic train. • Spend two nights in the Alpine village of Zermatt. • Explore the “Swiss Paradise on the Lake,” Lucerne.

STAYS

2 Nights Vienna / 2 Nights Salzburg / 2 Nights Oberammergau / 1 Night Titisee / 2 Nights Zermatt / 2 Nights Lucerne VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/56 FOR MORE DETAILS.

STAYS

2 Nights Lucerne / 2 Nights Zermatt / 1 Night St. Moritz / 2 Nights Lago Maggiore VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/416 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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europe SWITZERLAND:

DISCOVER SWITZERLAND,

HIDDEN TRAILS & MAJESTIC PEAKS

AUSTRIA & BAVARIA

9 DAYS / 12 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,699* PP

9 DAYS / 12 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,649* PP

Weekly departures available Apr. 2021 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 24 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

Set your sights on an active, immersive journey across Switzerland from the soaring Alps to the picturesque Swiss Riviera — all while travelling by train. HIGHLIGHTS

PRICE BASED ON 21 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Mozart, Oberammergau, Lucerne, fondue. The hills are alive on an enchanting journey across three Alpine countries. HIGHLIGHTS

• Explore the vineyards of Swiss wine country on foot. • Use your Swiss Travel Pass as an all-access pass. • Visit Zermatt and marvel at views of the Matterhorn. • Soak in the best views of the Alps and the Swiss Riviera. • Participate in an immersive chocolate workshop.

• Enjoy stunning views on the GoldenPass Panoramic Train. • Witness the musical tradition of Austria during a Tyrolean folklore show. • Spend a day exploring Salzburg’s historic past. • Enjoy a walking tour of Lucerne’s Alstadt (Old Town). • Travel to Bavaria and see the Neuschwanstein Castle.

STAYS

STAYS

3 Nights Neuchâtel / 2 Nights Zermatt / 3 Nights Vevey

4 Nights Bern / 4 Nights Innsbruck

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IMPERIAL CITIES

MAGNIFICENT CITIES OF CENTRAL & EASTERN EUROPE

10 DAYS / 14 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,499* PP

13 DAYS / 18 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,799* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - May 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 27 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Bask in the splendour and storybook charm of Prague, Vienna and Budapest – a trio of cities with infinite majesty.

PRICE BASED ON 15 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

A blend of world history and fairy-tale charm comes to life in the culturally-rich cities of Central & Eastern Europe.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Enjoy a stop in the fairy-tale town of Cesky Krumlov. • Tour majestic Prague Castle. • Get to know Bratislava’s history on a city tour. • Take a Danube River cruise through the Wachau Valley. • Stop in Melk for a visit to the famous Abbey.

• Experience the cultures of various European countries. • Take a poignant journey through history at Auschwitz. • Visit Hradcany Castle in the fairy-tale city of Prague. • Come to know Vienna and its lavish Schönbrunn Palace. • Dine at one of Vienna’s most beloved restaurants.

STAYS

STAYS

3 Nights Prague / 3 Nights Vienna / 3 Nights Budapest

2 Nights Berlin / 2 Nights Prague / 2 Nights Vienna / 2 Nights Budapest / 2 Nights Krakow / 2 Nights Warsaw

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europe DISCOVERING POLAND

CLASSIC CHRISTMAS MARKETS

11 DAYS / 14 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,799* PP

8 DAYS / 11 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,899* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Nov. & Dec. 2020, Nov. & Dec. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 20 MARCH, 2022 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Poland’s treasures, uncovered. Embark on a poignant, engaging journey from Warsaw to the shores of Gdansk.

PRICE BASED ON 4 DECEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Feel the warmth of the holiday spirit as you sip mulled wine, shop for handicrafts and peruse the Christmas markets of Germany, Austria, and France.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Immerse yourself in Polish culture at a folklore show. • Explore the poignant history of Auschwitz. • Journey through Warsaw and see remnants of its ghetto. • A tour of Wroclaw brings you up-close to this diverse city. • Overnight in medieval Torun, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

• Experience the holiday spirit of “Christkindlesmarkts.” • See the 18th-century residence of the prince-bishops. • View the oldest bridge on the River Main. • Set out on a panoramic tour of Munich. • Enjoy a city tour of Nuremberg.

STAYS

2 Nights Warsaw / 2 Nights Gdansk / 1 Night Torun / 2 Nights Wroclaw / 3 Nights Krakow VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/470 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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3 Nights Oberammergau / 2 Nights Black Forest / 2 Nights Würzburg VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/420 FOR MORE DETAILS.


MAGICAL CHRISTMAS MARKETS

CLASSIC DANUBE

7 DAYS / 10 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,549* PP

10 DAYS / 24 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,249* PP

Weekly departures available Nov. & Dec. 2020, Nov. & Dec. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 28 NOVEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Get caught up in the holiday spirit as you explore Germany and Austria, where you’ll enjoy traditional Christmas markets, Alpine villages and festive fun.

PRICE BASED ON 5 SEPTEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CRUISE

Drift blissfully along the iconic Danube River, stopping along the way to admire storybook villages, lively cities and unparalleled scenery.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Tour Munich to see the Glockenspiel and Olympic Park. • Visit the picture-perfect Alpine village, Oberammergau. • Venture to Seefeld for a horse-drawn carriage ride. • Experience a traditional strudel demonstration. • Experience the holiday spirit of “Christkindlesmarkts.”

• Partake in a fun-filled Hungarian folklore show. • Take a walking tour of Passau, a 2,000-year-old city. • Explore Slovakia’s remarkable capital, Bratislava. • Discover Munich and its world-famous Glockenspiel. • Enjoy unlimited wine and beer with each dinner onboard.

STAYS

STAYS

5 Nights Innsbruck / 1 Night Munich

7 Night Cruise Aboard the MS Amadeus Brilliant / 2 Nights Seefeld

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europe & the middle east CHRISTMAS ON THE DANUBE

SPRINGTIME TULIP RIVER CRUISE

8 DAYS / 19 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,699* PP

8 DAYS / 20 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,149* PP

Weekly departures available Nov. & Dec. 2020, Nov. & Dec. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Mar. 2021 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 10 DECEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CRUISE

See this breathtaking region dressed in its holiday best. Explore charming Christmas markets and relax aboard a cruise along the Danube.

PRICE BASED ON 15 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CRUISE

Float by blooming fields of flowers and windmills on a resplendent tulip river cruise through Holland and Belgium.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Enjoy a walking tour of Passau, a 2,000-year-old city. • Browse the famous Christmas markets along the Danube. • Discover Würzburg, Nuremberg, Regensburg and Vienna. • Explore the 900-year-old Benedictine Melk Abbey. • Enjoy unlimited wine and beer with each dinner onboard.

• Explore the world-famous Keukenhof Gardens. • Return to medieval times on a walking tour of Bruges. • Dock in Middelburg, known as “the monumental city.” • Set out on a city tour of Amsterdam. • Visit a local cheese farm for a tasting.

STAYS

STAYS

1 Night Würzburg / 6 Night Cruise Aboard the MS Amadeus Brilliant

7 Night Cruise Aboard the MS Amadeus Brilliant or Queen

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MAGICAL RHINE & MOSELLE

ICONIC ISRAEL

9 DAYS / 22 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,249* PP

9 DAYS / 15 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,699* PP

Weekly departures available Jun. 2021 - Oct. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 21 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CRUISE

Glide along the enchanting Rhine and Moselle rivers on a leisurely journey to the Netherlands, Germany, and France.

PRICE BASED ON 14 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Travel back in time and discover the ancient world of Israel where legendary stories of mankind’s collective history come to life.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Set out on a 7-night cruise along the Rhine. • Discover the lovely town of Cochem on a guided tour. • Cruise the famous canals of Amsterdam. • Explore Cologne’s Old Town during a walking tour. • Visit one of Cochem’s renowned wine cellars.

• Venture to the ancient Roman capital of Caesarea. • Ascend the ancient walls of Masada by cable car. • Discover the ancient cities of Nazareth and Bethlehem. • Engage in a conversation with a Holocaust survivor at Yad Vashem. • Delight in the wonder of the Dead Sea.

STAYS

7 Night Cruise Aboard the MS Amadeus Silver III / 1 Night Zurich VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/569 FOR MORE DETAILS.

STAYS

2 Nights Tel Aviv / 2 Nights Tiberias / 4 Nights Jerusalem VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/238 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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the middle east ISRAEL: A JOURNEY OF FAITH

ISRAEL: PILGRIMAGE TO THE HOLY LAND

8 DAYS / 15 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,149* PP

8 DAYS / 14 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,399* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 29 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

FAITH SPIRITUAL JOURNEY

Walk in the hallowed footsteps of Jesus Christ and see some of the most ancient cities in the world on this spirited passage to Israel.

PRICE BASED ON 25 MAY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

FAITH SPIRITUAL JOURNEY

On a powerful journey of faith, follow the path of Jesus of Nazareth to discover the historic and sacred lands of Israel.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Stroll through the winding alleys of historic Jaffa. • Visit the centre of Jesus’ ministry in Galilee. • Stop at the holy Shepherds’ Field and Tel Megiddo. • Discover the ancient cities of Nazareth and Bethlehem. • Visit the Upper Room, near the site of the Last Supper.

• Visit the Church of All Nations. • Celebrate Mass daily at several significant religious sites. • Visit the ancient cities of Nazareth and Bethlehem. • Walk where Jesus walked on the way to his crucifixion. • Stop at the site of Christ’s betrayal by Judas.

STAYS

STAYS

1 Night Tel Aviv / 2 Nights Tiberias / 4 Nights Jerusalem

1 Night Tel Aviv / 2 Nights Tiberias / 4 Nights Jerusalem

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explore more JORDAN & ISRAEL 14 DAYS / 24 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,899* PP PRICE BASED ON 5 DECEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRE- & POST-NIGHTS TAKE YOUR TRIP TO THE NEXT LEVEL Spend more time and see more sights in the city that starts or ends your tour by adding a pre-night or post-night stay to your trip.

Weekly departures available May 2021 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

NEW

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

DEAD SEA

TEL AVIV

EXTENSIONS TAKE YOUR TRIP TO THE NEXT LEVEL Delve into the past and present of Jordan and Israel, uncovering a land of quiet deserts, modern coastlines, ancient ruins, and spiritual roots. HIGHLIGHTS

Add an extension to the start or end of a tour, and make even more unforgettable memories while exploring the world.

• See the striking landscape of Wadi Rum via 4x4. • Engage in a discussion with a Holocaust survivor. • Learn a traditional craft from local women at a non-profit centre. • Partake on an in-depth tour of Jerusalem. • Meander through Petra, the “Rose Red City”.

STAYS

2 Nights Jordan / 2 Nights Petra / 2 Nights Negev Desert / 3 Nights Jerusalem / 2 Nights Safed / 2 Nights Tel Aviv

JORDAN / 3-NIGHT POST TOUR

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Oberammergau

Passion Play 2022 Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-decade experience!

In 1633 soldiers returning home from the Thirty Years War brought with them the Black Plague. After much death and suffering, leaders of the community in Oberammergau came together, pledging to hold a play honouring the life of Christ every ten years. From that day forward, no additional villagers perished from the plague. The event continues today with performers all native to the village. When you choose one of our special departures that includes the Passion Play, you’ll receive your ticket and stay right in Oberammergau at a hotel conveniently located near the auditorium. The auditorium where the play will be held offers comfortable seats set on an incline, providing everyone with a good view. During a break in the performance, you’ll join your fellow travellers for dinner before returning for the remainder of your Passion Play performance. This powerful play is not to be missed.

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© Oberammergau/Passion Play 2010. Photo: Brigitte Maria Mayer

Nestled in the foothills of the Bavarian Alps, less than a two-hour drive from Munich, the quaint village of Oberammergau is one of Europe’s most unique destinations. Every ten years, this town draws visitors from across the globe as host to what is regarded as the most important Passion Play in the world. The Passion Play, an epic event that traces Jesus’ life, death and resurrection, is a moving feast of drama and music.


oberammergau IMPERIAL CITIES

EXPLORING THE ALPINE COUNTRIES

WITH THE OBERAMMERGAU PASSION PLAY

WITH THE OBERAMMERGAU PASSION PLAY

10 DAYS / 16 MEALS / STARTING AT $6,149* PP

12 DAYS / 19 MEALS / STARTING AT $7,599* PP

Weekly departures available May - Sept. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available May - Sept. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 24 MAY 2022 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Set out on an exciting cultural experience in the Imperial Cities of Central Europe featuring traditional entertainment and the stunning Oberammergau Passion Play.

PRICE BASED ON 16 JUNE 2022 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Discover storybook castles and glittering palaces amidst stunning Alpine vistas as you explore Austria, Germany, and Switzerland, and experience the epic Passion Play.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Enjoy a stop in the fairy-tale town of Cesky Krumlov. • Tour majestic Hradcany Castle in Prague. • Get to know Bratislava’s history on a city tour. • Visit the famous Schönbrunn Palace. • Take your seat for the Oberammergau Passion Play.

• Take a cruise along the Danube River. • Explore Vienna and its stunning Schönbrunn Palace. • Discover Munich and its world-famous Glockenspiel. • Make a stop at the impressive Benedictine Melk Abbey. • Take your seat for the Oberammergau Passion Play.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Budapest / 2 Nights Vienna / 2 Nights Prague / 2 Nights Oberammergau / 1 Night Munich

2 Nights Vienna / 2 Nights Salzburg / 2 Nights Oberammergau / 1 Night Black Forest / 2 Nights Zermatt / 2 Nights Lucerne

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oberammergau SWITZERLAND & GERMANY

GERMANY’S CULTURAL

CITIES & THE ROMANTIC ROAD

WITH THE OBERAMMERGAU PASSION PLAY

WITH THE OBERAMMERGAU PASSION PLAY

12 DAYS / 19 MEALS / STARTING AT $7,399* PP

8 DAYS / 13 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,849* PP

Weekly departures available May - Sept. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available May - Sept. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 9 AUGUST 2022 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 14 SEPTEMBER 2022 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

CLASSIC

This enchanting journey offers the best of Germany. Travel to some of the country’s most iconic cities, view its stunning countryside and experience the epic Oberammergau Passion Play.

Experience the grand cities of Europe’s Alpine region and witness history when you enjoy a performance of the legendary Passion Play in the Bavarian village of Oberammergau.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Discover Hamelin with a flute-playing “Pied Piper.” • Join a local guide on a Beatles tour through Hamburg. • Tour Berlin and Munich’s famed landmarks with a guide. • Tour the stunning Neuschwanstein Castle. • Take your seat for the Oberammergau Passion Play.

• See the art of cuckoo clock making in the Black Forest. • Tour Lucerne’s romantic Old Town and Chapel Bridge. • Visit the most visited Swiss castle, Château de Chillon. • Take in the snowcapped mountains of Grimsel Pass. • Experience the powerful Oberammergau Passion Play.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Berlin / 2 Nights Hamburg / 2 Nights Marburg / 2 Nights Rothenburg ob der Tauber / 2 Nights Oberammergau / 1 Night Munich

2 Nights Oberammergau / 1 Night Black Forest 2 Nights Zermatt / 2 Nights Lucerne

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ALPINE EXPLORER

DISCOVER SWITZERLAND, AUSTRIA & BAVARIA

WITH THE OBERAMMERGAU PASSION PLAY

WITH THE OBERAMMERGAU PASSION PLAY

11 DAYS / 18 MEALS / STARTING AT $7,399* PP

9 DAYS / 14 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,099* PP

Weekly departures available May - Sept. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available May - Sept. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 20 JULY 2022 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Behold Alpine vistas and enjoy a performance of the Oberammergau Passion Play on this journey through Italy, Switzerland, Austria, and Germany.

PRICE BASED ON 20 AUGUST 2022 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Set out on an exciting journey and experience Switzerland, Austria, and the Oberammergau Passion Play.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Spend 2 nights on the banks of Lago Maggiore in Stresa. • Ride the legendary Glacier Express. • Delight in dinner and a Mozart concert at the 1,200-yearold St. Peter’s Restaurant. • Enjoy a wine and cheese pairing at an Italian family farm. • Witness the Oberammergau Passion Play.

• Ride the GoldenPass Train from Montreux to Gstaad. • Walk the halls of the medieval Château de Chillon. • Explore Salzburg’s historic and charming Old Town. • Visit Linderhof Palace, one of the most stylistically complex ensembles of the 19th century. • Take your seat for the Oberammergau Passion Play.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Stresa / 2 Nights Zermatt / 1 Night St. Moritz / 2 Nights Innsbruck / 2 Nights Oberammergau / 1 Night Munich

3 Nights Bern / 3 Nights Innsbruck / 1 Night Oberammergau / 1 Night Munich

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oberammergau CLASSIC DANUBE

WITH THE OBERAMMERGAU PASSION PLAY

FROM THE OUTBACK TO THE GLACIERS

10 DAYS / 24 MEALS / STARTING AT $7,449* PP

19 DAYS / 28 MEALS / STARTING AT $8,189* PP

Weekly departures available May - Sept. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 31 MAY, 2022 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Cruise past breathtaking scenery, stop in quaint villages and lively cities, and see a spectacular performance of the Oberammergau Passion Play, all on a trip down the Danube River. HIGHLIGHTS • Take a walking tour of Passau, a 2,000-year-old fairytale city. • Visit Linderhof Palace. • Board a cruise to view Budapest's stunning night skyline. • Discover Slovakia’s remarkable capital, Bratislava. • Take your seat for the Oberammergau Passion Play.

STAYS

6 Night Cruise on MS Amadeus Silver II, III or Brilliant / 2 Nights Oberammergau / 1 Night Munich

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PRICE BASED ON 9 JUNE, 2021 DEPARTURE.

CLASSIC

Satisfy your curiosity of lands Down Under and uncover the culture of the Aborigines, the rugged Outback, and the alpine paradise of Mt. Cook. HIGHLIGHTS • Visit Hartley’s Croc Farm for a chance to get up close and personal with crocodiles. • Take a guided tour of the Sydney Opera House. • Explore the Great Barrier Reef. • Witness Uluru at sunset while you sip champagne. • Enjoy a delightful dinner cruise of Sydney Harbour.

STAYS 3 Nights Cairns / 3 Nights Melbourne / 2 Nights Alice Springs / 1 Night Uluru / 3 Nights Sydney / 3 Nights Queenstown / 1 Night Mount Cook / 2 Nights Christchurch VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/97 FOR MORE DETAILS.


australia & new zealand THE COMPLETE SOUTH PACIFIC

SOUTH PACIFIC WONDERS

25 DAYS / 36 MEALS / STARTING AT $11,969* PP

13 DAYS / 21 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,419* PP

PRICE BASED ON 5 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 10 JUNE, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

Toss a boomerang, meet a Tasmanian devil, savour an Outback bush dinner – this is the South Pacific in all its glory.

CLASSIC

From the marvellous Sydney Opera House to the magical Southern Alps of New Zealand, this is the land “Down Under.”

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Discover the origins of the Aboriginal people. • Explore the Great Barrier Reef. • Tour the sandstone domes known as Kata Tjuta. • See the Little Penguins on the beach at Phillip Island. • Savour a bush dinner in the Australian Outback.

• Discover koalas and crocodiles at Hartley’s Croc Farm. • Take a guided tour of the famous Sydney Opera House. • Board a catamaran and explore the Great Barrier Reef. • Enjoy a delightful dinner cruise of Sydney Harbour. • Enjoy dinner in the home of a New Zealand family.

STAYS 3 Nights Cairns / 1 Night Uluru / 2 Nights Barossa Valley / 2 Nights Melbourne / 3 Nights Hobart / 3 Nights Sydney / 3 Nights Queenstown / 1 Night Mount Cook / 1 Night Christchurch / 2 Nights Wellington / 2 Nights Rotorua / 1 Night Auckland VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/105 FOR MORE DETAILS.

STAYS

3 Nights Cairns / 3 Nights Sydney / 2 Nights Christchurch /4 Nights Queenstown

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australia & new zealand EXPLORING AUSTRALIA

SOUTH PACIFIC WONDERS WITH NEW ZEALAND'S NORTH ISLAND

16 DAYS / 26 MEALS / STARTING AT $7,609* PP

16 DAYS / 22 MEALS / STARTING AT $7,439* PP

PRICE BASED ON 14 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 8 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

A sojourn to the South Pacific leads you to New Zealand’s North and South Islands along with Sydney, Australia and the tropical gateway of Cairns.

CLASSIC

Explore Australia's diverse landscapes and cultures as we bring out the best of this incredible continent, a land "Down Under."

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Visit the Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Centre. • Explore Te Puia, a cultural and geothermal experience. • Board a catamaran and explore the Great Barrier Reef. • Experience an authentic Hangi dinner celebration. • Enjoy dinner in the home of a New Zealand family.

• Come to know the Warlpiri Aboriginal people. • Take a guided tour of the magnificent Sydney Opera House. • See Kata Tjuta and the base of “The Rock” (Uluru). • Explore the Great Barrier Reef. • Tour Sydney, the birthplace of modern-day Australia.

STAYS

STAYS

3 Nights Cairns / 3 Nights Sydney / 1 Night Auckland / 2 Nights Rotorua / 2 Nights Christchurch / 4 Nights Queenstown

2 Nights Melbourne / 2 Nights Barossa Valley / 2 Nights Alice Springs / 1 Night Uluru / 4 Nights Cairns / 4 Nights Sydney

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EXPLORING NEW ZEALAND

20 DAYS / 29 MEALS / STARTING AT $6,749* PP

AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND UNCOVERED

20 DAYS / 31 MEALS / STARTING AT $10,264* PP

PRICE BASED ON 16 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 24 FEBRUARY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Nov. 2020 - Mar. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

From temperate rainforests and permanent ice fields, to delightful wineries and rich Maori culture, New Zealand is an intriguing South Pacific gem.

Uncover the core of Maori culture in New Zealand. Dive into the unparalleled Outback of Australia. This is Oceania, a paradise in the South Pacific.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Cruise through the Bay of Islands’ “Hole in the Rock.” • Explore Te Puia, a cultural and geothermal experience. • Experience an authentic Hangi dinner and learn about Maori culture. • Take a breathtaking cruise through Milford Sound fjord. • Sample local specialties at a “Taste of Fiordland” dinner.

• Explore New Zealand’s wilderness and coastlines. • Join a local Kiwi family for a home-cooked dinner. • Sail through the Abel Tasman National Park. • Get behind-the-scenes at the Sydney Opera House. • Spend a day up close with the Great Barrier Reef.

STAYS

2 Nights Auckland / 2 Nights Bay of Islands / 2 Nights Rotorua / 2 Nights Napier / 2 Nights Wellington / 1 Night Christchurch / 1 Night Twizel / 2 Nights Dunedin / 2 Nights Te Anau / 3 Nights Queenstown VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/109 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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2 Nights Wellington / 2 Nights Nelson / 1 Night Punakaiki or Hokitika / 2 Nights Franz Josef / 3 Nights Queenstown / 3 Nights Sydney / 2 Nights Hahndorf / 1 Night Ayers Rock / 3 Nights Cairns VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/644 FOR MORE DETAILS. gocollette.com.au

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fiji!

Extend your tour with 3 nights in

SOFITEL FIJI RESORT & SPA

STARTING AT $870** PP • 3 NIGHTS • 4 MEALS Escape to a tropical paradise and relax with a fresh fruit drink, read a book, go for a swim, or just bask in the atmosphere of this stunning archipelago. **Price is per person, double occupancy, land only.

ADD TO: • The Complete South Pacific • South Pacific Wonders • South Pacific Wonders with New Zealand’s North Island • Exploring Australia • Exploring New Zealand • From the Outback to the Glaciers • Australia & New Zealand Uncovered 84


south & central america TROPICAL COSTA RICA

9 DAYS / 14 MEALS / STARTING AT $1,999* PP

COSTA RICA: A WORLD OF NATURE

12 DAYS / 24 MEALS / STARTING AT $3,999* PP

PRICE BASED ON 5 JUNE, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 18 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Nov. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

south & central america

and antarctica

Discover Costa Rica’s good life on a rendezvous with abundant wildlife, exotic fauna, lush rainforests, and endless coastlines. HIGHLIGHTS • Discover Zarcero and its whimsical topiary garden. • Enjoy the stunning scenery surrounding Arenal Volcano. • Spot wildlife while on a Cano Negro riverboat cruise. • Take a guided walk through Costa Rica’s cloud forest. • Visit a coffee plantation in Costa Rica.

STAYS

1 Night San Jose / 2 Nights Guanacaste / 2 Nights Monteverde Cloud Forest / 2 Nights Arenal / 1 Night San Jose VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/89 FOR MORE DETAILS.

By land and by sea, thrilling journeys await as you seek to discover the essence of Pura Vida. Pull back the curtain of the rainforest and step inside to experience life unfiltered. HIGHLIGHTS • Explore Arenal during a captivating 3-night stay. • Stay in Tortuguero National Park, surrounded by wildlife. • Hop aboard a river boat for a jungle crocodile safari. • See the process of converting cacao from bean to bar. • Visit a family owned finca and eat a farm-to-table meal.

STAYS

1 Night San José / 2 Nights Tortuguero / 2 Nights San Carlos / 3 Nights Arenal / 2 Nights Manuel Antonio / 1 Night San José VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/294 FOR MORE DETAILS. gocollette.com.au

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south & central america DISCOVER PANAMA

THE LAND BETWEEN THE SEAS

PERU: FROM LIMA TO LAKE TITICACA

9 DAYS / 15 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,699* PP

11 DAYS / 16 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,754* PP

PRICE BASED ON 11 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 17 APRIL, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

CLASSIC

ALSO AVAILABLE

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Peru: From Lima to the Sacred Valley

Encounter a land nestled between turquoise seas in enchanting Panama, where jungle forests, diverse culture and stunning coastlines abound.

From the sacred citadel of Machu Picchu to the floating islands of Lake Titicaca, the magical wonders of Peru are waiting behind every corner.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Join your guide for a walk through the jungle forest. • Traverse the Panama Canal aboard the Pacific Queen. • Stay in a river view room — with a balcony and hammock! • Travel by dugout canoe to an Emberá village. • Taste sweet sugarcane juice, guarapa, at a sugar mill.

• Explore Puno, the birthplace of the Inca empire. • Cruise the floating islands of Lake Titicaca. • Learn Andean textile methods at a living museum. • Discover the Pablo Seminario Ceramics Studio. • Uncover the mysteries of Machu Picchu with a guide.

STAYS

STAYS

3 Nights Panama City / 2 Nights Anton Valley / 2 Nights Chitré / 1 Night Playa Bonita

2 Nights Lima / 2 Nights Sacred Valley / 1 Night Aguas Calientes / 2 Nights Cuzco / 2 Nights Puno / 1 Night Lima

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PATAGONIA: EDGE OF THE WORLD 14 DAYS / 24 MEALS

JOURNEY THROUGH SOUTH AMERICA

15 DAYS / 21 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,914* PP PRICE BASED ON 20 FEBRUARY, 2021 DEPARTURE.

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SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

CRUISE

Take a step into a world of pure nature in Patagonia, where crystal-clear waters meet mountainside glaciers.

Weekly departures available Jan. 2021 - Feb. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

Thundering waterfalls, lost cities, snowcapped volcanos, and world-renowned cuisine – all this and more awaits you in South America.

HIGHLIGHTS

HIGHLIGHTS

• Embrace Argentine culture at a tango performance. • Embark on a 4-night cruise through Patagonia. • Hike the “End of the Earth” at Cape Horn. • Meet with local gauchos, Patagonia cowboys. • Venture to Argentina’s Perito Moreno Glacier.

• Experience the romance of tango in Buenos Aires. • Get a behind-the-scenes peek at Carnival. • Behold the Iguazu Falls at the border of two nations. • Visit the iconic Christ the Redeemer statue. • Sail the Andean Lakes from Chile to Argentina.

STAYS

STAYS

2 Nights Buenos Aires / 1 Night Ushuaia / 4 Night Cruise Aboard the Stella Australis / 2 Nights Puerto Natales / 2 Nights El Calafate / 1 Night Buenos Aires

3 Nights Santiago / 1 Night Puerto Varas / 2 Nights Bariloche/ 3 Nights Buenos Aires/ 2 Nights Foz de Iguazu / 3 Nights Rio de Janeiro

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south & central america JOURNEY THROUGH

SOUTH AMERICA WITH PERU

MACHU PICCHU & GALAPAGOS WONDERS

22 DAYS / 32 MEALS / STARTING AT $9,049* PP

14 DAYS / 28 MEALS / STARTING AT $10,254* PP

PRICE BASED ON 6 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 4 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Jan. 2021 - Mar. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

CRUISE

ALSO AVAILABLE Machu Picchu & the Galapagos Islands featuring a

3-Night Cruise & 1-Night Island Stay

Journey through the dynamic South American countries of Peru, Chile, Argentina, and Brazil, and encounter precisely what makes each nation as unique as they are united. HIGHLIGHTS • Discover Lima’s history on a tour through the historic city centre. • Explore the Sacred Valley of the Incas and Machu Picchu. • Experience the romance of tango in Buenos Aires. • Behold the Iguazu Falls at the border of two nations. • Sail the Andean Lakes from Chile to Argentina. STAYS 2 Nights Lima / 2 Nights Sacred Valley / 1 Night Machu Picchu / 2 Nights Cuzco / 3 Nights Santiago / 1 Night Puerto Varas / 2 Nights Bariloche / 3 Nights Buenos Aires/ 2 Nights Foz de Iguazu / 3 Nights Rio de Janeiro VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/661 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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Journey from the Land of the Incas to the Galápagos archipelago, enjoying a 4-night cruise aboard a personal yacht. HIGHLIGHTS • Meet tortoises at the Charles Darwin Research Station. • Wind through the Andes in a domed train. • Visit the Equatorial Line Monument and Museum. • Cruise the Galápagos Islands with a naturalist guide. • Explore the fabled ruins of Machu Picchu.

STAYS

2 Nights Lima / 2 Nights Yucay / 1 Night Aguas Calientes / 2 Nights Cuzco / 2 Nights Quito / 4 Night Cruise Aboard the M/Y Passion VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/664 FOR MORE DETAILS.


asia CULTURAL TREASURES OF JAPAN

13 DAYS / 19 MEALS / STARTING AT $7,149* PP PRICE BASED ON 6 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

MYSTERIES OF INDIA 14 DAYS / 24 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,114* PP PRICE BASED ON 13 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

CLASSIC

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Mar. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

ALSO AVAILABLE Mysteries of India featuring Holi

Festival

From the tranquility of ancient temples to the kinetic energy of bustling city streets, the blend of old and new is alive and well in Japan. HIGHLIGHTS • Cruise the deep blue waters of Lake Ashi. • Travel by the famous Shinkansen bullet train. • Explore Nijo Castle, home of the first Shogun. • Take in views of Mt. Fuji from the Hakone Ropeway. • Stop for a sushi lunch in Tokyo’s famous fish market.

STAYS

3 Nights Tokyo / 1 Night Hakone / 2 Nights Takayama / 2 Nights Kanazawa / 4 Nights Kyoto VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/607 FOR MORE DETAILS.

Welcome to India — a perfect synthesis of nature, spirituality, and regal legacy. Breathe new life into the soul and resurrect the senses on this electrifying plunge into India’s stunningly vibrant culture. HIGHLIGHTS • Marvel at the illuminated Ganga Aarti ceremony. • Venture through the streets of Old Delhi via rickshaw. • Behold the Taj Mahal at sunrise. • Watch for tigers during game drives in Ranthambore Park. • Indulge during a food tour through Old Delhi.

STAYS

3 Nights Delhi / 3 Nights Jaipur / 2 Nights Ranthambore / 2 Nights Agra / 1 Night Khajuraho / 2 Nights Varanasi VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/292 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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asia & africa KINGDOMS OF SOUTHEAST ASIA

SPECTACULAR SOUTH AFRICA

18 DAYS / 31 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,869* PP

13 DAYS / 24 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,539* PP

PRICE BASED ON 15 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 22 OCTOBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

Enrich yourself in the distinctive culture, history, and cuisine of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. From ancient cities, to lush jungles, to sandstone temples, Southeast Asia is an adventure for the senses. HIGHLIGHTS • Take part in a blessing ceremony with the local monks. • Visit the Pak Ou Caves, home to hundreds of Buddhas. • See the underground maze of the Cu Chi Tunnels. • Explore ancient Angkor Wat, the “City of Temples.” • Sample famous Vietnamese dishes on a walking food tour.

STAYS

3 Nights Hanoi / 1 Night Cruise on Bhaya Classic / 3 Nights Hoi An / 3 Nights Ho Chi Minh / 3 Nights Siem Reap / 3 Nights Luang Prabang / 1 Night Bangkok VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/425 FOR MORE DETAILS.

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CLASSIC

Dive in to South Africa’s delightful blend of intriguing cultures, stunning wildlife, lush winelands and complex history. HIGHLIGHTS • Learn the local beat with a lesson on the djembe drums. • Look for the “Big 5” on two open-air safari game drives. • Marvel at the breathtaking Drakensberg Mountains. • Behold the luxurious mansions of Soweto. • Experience an unforgettable African “Boma” dinner.

STAYS

2 Nights Sandton / 3 Nights Kruger National Park / 2 Nights Knysna / 2 Nights Stellenbosch / 3 Nights Cape Town VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/163 FOR MORE DETAILS.


JOURNEY THROUGH EGYPT & JORDAN

12 DAYS / 23 MEALS / STARTING AT $6,299* PP PRICE BASED ON 14 SEPTEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

TREASURES OF EGYPT

11 DAYS / 21 MEALS / STARTING AT $4,624* PP PRICE BASED ON 24 SEPTEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

CRUISE

Eons of history, iconic wonders, savoury cuisine, and desert sunsets. Discover the essence of Egypt and Jordan.

Follow the allure of the Nile as you retrace the steps of pharaohs in ancient Egypt. Uncover legends, beauty and history on this awe-inspiring journey.

HIGHLIGHTS

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• Take a 3-night cruise down the legendary Nile river. • Explore the legendary tomb of King Tut. • Stand before an ancient wonder, the Pyramids of Giza. • Meander through historic Petra, the “rose-red” city. • Take in the striking landscape of Wadi Rum.

• Discover the secrets of the Nile on a 4-night cruise. • Take in a sound and light show at Philae Temple. • Explore the Karnak Temple, dating back to 2000 B.C. • Visit the majestic Pyramids of Giza. • Explore the Valley of the Kings.

STAYS

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3 Nights Cairo / 3 Night Cruise Aboard the Sonesta St. George / 1 Night Amman / 2 Nights Petra / 2 Nights Dead Sea

3 Nights Cairo / 4 Night Cruise Aboard the MS Royal Lily / 1 Night Aswan / 2 Nights Cairo

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africa COLOURS OF MOROCCO

EXPLORING SOUTH AFRICA, VICTORIA FALLS & BOTSWANA

10 DAYS / 17 MEALS / STARTING AT $2,999* PP

14 DAYS / 29 MEALS / STARTING AT $8,029* PP

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2021. View our website for additional dates.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

PRICE BASED ON 12 MARCH, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

From vibrant cities to the still of the desert, Morocco will enchant you with its deep history, unique atmosphere and welcoming people. HIGHLIGHTS • Stroll through ancient markets and medinas. • Visit Fes, one of the holiest Muslim cities. • Traverse the Sahara Desert by 4x4 to your tented camp. • Feel Moroccan hospitality during dinner at your riad. • Take a culinary workshop at a local women’s cooperative.

STAYS

1 Night Casablanca / 2 Nights Fes / 2 Nights Sahara Desert / 1 Night Boumalne Dades / 3 Nights Marrakech

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PRICE BASED ON 12 JUNE, 2021 DEPARTURE.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

Thread by thread, the tapestry of South African life comes alive before your very eyes. From the “Big 5” to connecting with the people who call this place home, this is a journey to remember. HIGHLIGHTS • Explore the vineyards of the Cape wine lands. • Interact with incredibly intelligent African elephants. • Seek the elusive “Big 5” on eight wildlife safaris. • Climb to the top of Table Mountain in a cable car. • Witness the beauty and power of Victoria Falls.

STAYS

1 Night Johannesburg / 3 Nights Pilanesberg National Park / 2 Nights Victoria Falls / 2 Nights Chobe / 2 Nights Stellenbosch / 3 Nights Cape Town VISIT GOCOLLETTE.COM.AU/466 FOR MORE DETAILS.


THE PLAINS OF AFRICA

AFRICAN SAFARI: KENYA & TANZANIA

13 DAYS / 33 MEALS / STARTING AT $5,999* PP

14 DAYS / 38 MEALS / STARTING AT $7,449* PP

PRICE BASED ON 28 JUNE, 2021 DEPARTURE.

PRICE BASED ON 6 NOVEMBER, 2021 DEPARTURE.

Weekly departures available Oct. 2020 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

Prepare to see an Africa you’ve only known in your dreams, and one you never knew existed. Explore Kenya’s wildlife, up close and personal, against a stunningly untamed backdrop. HIGHLIGHTS

Weekly departures available Jan. 2021 - Apr. 2022. View our website for additional dates.

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SMALL GROUP EXPLORATIONS

In the shadow of Mt. Kilimanjaro, embark on 12 lively safaris to seek out the elusive “Big 5” – Africa’s “bucket list” of animals. HIGHLIGHTS

• Feed Rothschild giraffes up-close at a sanctuary. • Learn about the Samburu people during a tribe member visit. • Experience the Masai culture during a village visit. • Go on numerous game drives in search of the “Big 5.” • See wildlife from your treetop lodge, The Ark.

• See how a local workshop empowers citizens with disabilities. • Get a peek into the daily lives of 2 local tribes at Lake Eyasi. • Visit Karen Blixen’s Out of Africa farmhouse and feed the sanctuary’s Rothschild giraffes. • Spend 3 nights on the legendary Serengeti. • Enjoy 5 picnic lunches on your game drives.

STAYS

STAYS

1 Night Nairobi / 1 Night Nyeri / 2 Nights Shaba Reserve / 1 Night Nyeri / 2 Nights Lake Nakuru / 2 Nights Masai Mara / 1 Night Nairobi / 2 Nights Amboseli

2 Nights Nairobi / 2 Nights Amboseli / 2 Nights Karatu / 3 Nights Serengeti / 2 Nights Lake Eyasi / 2 Nights Tarangire National Park

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FREQUENTLY ASKED questions accommodation

What is the difference between a twin room and a double room? A double room is designed to accommodate two people, but may not have two separate beds. A twin bedded room has two separate beds of any size, and is the type most commonly utilised. What size is a triple room? A triple room is the same size as a twin bedded room and beds will accommodate three people, but we cannot guarantee three separate beds. If there are only two beds, a rollaway may be requested but cannot be guaranteed due to size of room and fire codes. Please inquire at time of reservation. Can my children travel on tour? Children over the age of 5 may travel on a Collette tour accompanied by an adult. Child land rates are valid for ages 5-12, sharing a room with two full-paying adults on certain tours only. If you are travelling with a child, it is your sole responsibility to ensure the child follows all safety rules of the tour. Are single and triple rooms always available? Triple and single rooms are limited and are available on a first come, first served basis. Be advised that single rooms are often smaller. When can I check into my hotel? Normal check-in time is late afternoon. If you do have an early arrival, rooms may not always be available for immediate checkin.

air

Can Collette book our airline reservations? Collette is happy to assist you in accommodating your flight needs. Due to tour scheduling and limited availability, you are strongly encouraged to take advantage of Collette’s air packages. We are not responsible for air arrangements you have made on your own. On occasion, it is necessary to change tour dates. In this case, we can only protect air reservations booked through Collette. For all air reservations, it is strongly recommended to reconfirm flights before departure, in the event that the airline has an unexpected schedule change. We cannot assume responsibility for schedule changes, routings or flight cancellations involving the airlines.

attractions & sightseeing

Are attractions always available? Access to some attractions or Collette Foundation sites may be affected by local holidays, weather conditions or other circumstances. As a result, the days and order of sightseeing may change to best utilise your time on tour. Boat rides are weather permitting. Some attractions may not be available during the “off-season” months. When attractions are unavailable, other similar attractions will be substituted. Wildlife sightings are not guaranteed. Is there a lot of walking on tour? Our itineraries include many activities and some may consist of walking on uneven terrain or significant walking at times. Some of the most unique sightseeing can mean accessing locations that restrict coaches. Some hotels/lodges in remote locations may not have elevators. For your comfort, we recommend bringing walking shoes. See our “Tour Pacing” and “Tour Activity Level” section on page 95. Can you tell me more about the safaris? For a fuller wildlife experience you will be travelling by custom-built safari vehicle which requires climbing in and out frequently and sometimes travels on bumpy roads. To experience Africa fully, we recommend a good fitness level and to prepare properly. How can I plan for shore landings? Special clothing is required for the shore landings (Antarctica, Galapagos); please refer to your predeparture documents for important details. 94

Are all theatre performances suitable for children? Some theatre performances may be unsuitable for children – please consult your tour manager.

documentation

Do I need a passport? A valid passport is required for all trips. All passengers should check with the appropriate foreign consulate for entry and validity requirements as well as other laws that may affect your ability to travel. We recommend that your passport has six months validity, and at least three blank pages. Passports and visas are the responsibility of each traveller.

extending your stay

Can I extend my tour to see more of a region? Yes! You may enhance your tour by purchasing either an extension or pre/post hotel stays when offered. Extensions may be “hosted” rather than escorted. When hosted, passengers will be greeted upon arrival by a local tour manager who will be available on-call during the duration of the stay. A minimum number of passengers may be required to operate some extensions. Extensions not purchased at time of deposit are subject to availability and applicable charges at time of request. Collette also offers pre and post hotel nights before and/or after a tour. Should you purchase additional nights, your tour manager will not be available during this time.

extras

What is not included in the tour price? The land price does not include international air travel from Australia, travel insurance, airline fees, airport or departure taxes, transfers, visas, customary end-of-trip gratuities for your tour manager, driver, local guides, hotel housekeepers, cruise ship waitstaff, government quarantine fees, and any incidental charges.

gratuities

Are gratuities included? From the 1st of January 2020, Collette is pleased to offer a pre-paid tipping option for guests travelling after 1st May 2020. This allows guests to purchase the package up to 45 days prior to departure and know that all tipping is covered. Gratuities are not included in the tour price and should be extended on a voluntary basis. Customary gratuities have not been included for hotel housekeeping staff, local sightseeing guides, transfer drivers, motor coach drivers and Tour Managers. Gratuities should be given in direct proportion to the level of professionalism and personal service extended to you. With this in mind, we have created a guide for you: • Tour Manager: 5-8 US Dollars (or equivalent in local currency) per person for each travel day • Local Guide: 2-3 US Dollars (or equivalent in local currency) per person • Motor Coach Driver: 3-5 US Dollars (or equivalent in local currency) per person for each travel day • Hotel Housekeeping Staff: 2-3 US Dollars (or equivalent in local currency) per room per day • Applicable gratuities for bellmen, doormen and dining room staff for group meals have been included.

late bookings

Do you accept late bookings? Yes, tour sales normally close 7 days prior to departure. Late bookings are on request and must be guaranteed with full payment if within 60 days of departure date.


on-tour experience

Where do I meet my tour manager? Our tour manager will make contact with you at your first hotel. The hotel’s address and phone number will be included in your documents. Can I pre purchase optional excursions/activities? Yes, the majority of optional excursions and activities are available for advance purchase provided that you make your options purchase 15 days or more prior to the tour start date. Collette makes it convenient to reserve presold options by visiting our website for a full listing of activities and excursions or when your reservation is made with our team. In addition, there are benefits to prepurchasing options including a price guarantee once your tour is paid in full, so once payment is received in full, your preselected options are guaranteed by Collette. Although you can still purchase options while on tour, reserving them ahead of time ensures you a spot in the event that the activity sells out. Collette will provide a refund if you cancel a presold option prior to tour departure. Any presold options cancelled while on tour are nonrefundable.

revisions/changes

Would my tour date ever be changed? While it is unlikely, Collette does reserve the right to cancel any tour prior to departure. Should this happen, Collette will make every effort to put you on another departure date. If an alternate cannot be found, a full refund will be made. Air booked through Collette will be protected. We cannot be held responsible for penalties incurred if you secured your own air. Can I make changes to my reservation? Should you decide to change your reservation after initial booking, a handling fee of $25 per transaction will be charged. A change of tour date or tour itinerary within the guidelines of the cancellation policy will be treated as a cancellation and regular cancellation fees may apply. Revisions to air tickets are subject to the rules and regulations of the airline. See our Cancellation Policy for more details.

tour pacing

How can I be best prepared for the pacing and physical requirements on a Collette tour? Tour pacing varies by itinerary, and each destination’s sightseeing and activities are unique. Pacing is subject to personal interpretation. At Collette, we do include the best a destination has to offer, enhancing your overall tour experience. For overnight pacing of a tour, as well as day-by-day descriptions of the tour, please refer to our website. The Tour Activity Level Ranking is featured on each tour itinerary webpage in a circle. The definition of each activity level is listed here. If you have additional questions regarding a specific tour, please enquire at time of reservation. For your comfort, we recommend packing comfortable walking shoes so you can fully enjoy every aspect of your tour. Level 1: You’re a leisurely traveller. You like to discover the energy of a new place, but typically take it easy. You can handle at least one flight of stairs, board a coach, and walk for 15-30 minutes at a time with little difficulty. Level 2: You like a balanced approach to travel. You feel confident walking at least 30-45 minutes at a time over a variety of terrains – from cobblestone streets to easy straightaways to a couple hills or flights of stairs. You’re comfortable walking a few city blocks at a time, but need some time to unwind and relax.

Level 3: You’re an on-the-go traveller. You don’t want to miss a thing, so walking and standing for longer periods of time (1-2 hours) isn’t a big deal. You can navigate hills and uneven ground, climb into various modes of transportation (tuktuk, cable car, zodiac, etc.), and could possibly anticipate changes in elevation. You can expect some longer days balanced with free-time to recharge or set out on your own adventure. Level 4: You’re ready to seize the day, whatever it may bring. You lead an active life at home (walking, biking, and hiking are things you may enjoy) and few thousand steps a day isn’t out of the norm. You can handle longer walking tours (more than 90 minutes), traversing dusty or uneven terrain, standing for periods of time, varying altitudes and temperatures, and don’t mind being on the go with some early starts, late-night experiences, and full days. Unfortunately, this level is not appropriate for individuals who use wheelchairs or walkers.

transfers

Are airport and hotel transfers available? Roundtrip airport-to-hotel transfers are provided for all passengers who purchase airfare through Collette. These transfers also apply to pre- and post-night stays. Passengers who do not purchase airfare through Collette can purchase transfers (for the first and last day of the tour) at an additional cost from $120 per person, roundtrip. Some restrictions may apply. All transfers leave at prescheduled times. What is the private chauffeur service? It’s your ticket to and from the airport if you purchase international air through Collette. This personalised service is included within a 40km radius from Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Canberra, Darwin, Cairns and Hobart airport gateways.* Service is available between 41-70 kms for a small fee. Not valid on group travel. * One transfer per room booking. Additional stops are not permitted on route. Visit gocollette.com.au/chauffeur for a video and more details on this amazing service!

travel loyalty

What is the Collette Passport Club? Collette Passport Club members receive a $150 travel credit for each trip they take* along with various other benefits. † Full credit is valid for your next tour when you travel within 12 months of the original trip. $100 of the credit remains valid for travel within 13-24 months, and the entire credit expires 24 months after the original trip.

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AIR information ADDING FLIGHTS TO YOUR COLLETTE TOUR Enjoy the benefits of air-inclusive bookings. Allow us to be your liaison with the airlines and to handle all the details.

Roundtrip home to airport transfers included1 Roundtrip airport to hotel destination transfers included

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Flex Economy Airfare

Instant Purchase Economy Class3

Premium Economy, Business & First Class4

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Dedicated Concierge Service Lounge Passes5 Express Check-In5 Eligible for Collette’s Travel Protection Plan Benefit from our flexible change and refund policies Deposit now, pay the balance later6 Eliminates future surcharges by locking in price

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All the perks of upgraded air (more space, comfort and service)

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treat yourself & enjoy Experience the added comfort and convenience when you upgrade your air. Features such as express check-in, airport lounge access, additional legroom and in-flight services enhance your international flight experience. Whichever option you choose, you’ll enjoy the ease and peace of mind that comes with booking your flights with Collette.

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1 Roundtrip home to airport transfers included for guests within 40kms of an Australian international airport when you purchase an air-inclusive tour. One transfer per room booking. Additional stops not permitted on route. Not valid on group travel. 2 These are available on the first and last day of the actual tour dates and when you are travelling on select flights (not applicable to pre & post nights). Land only clients may purchase transfers on the first and last day of the actual tour dates for an additional cost (some restrictions may apply). Clients who purchase pre/ post hotel nights may purchase transfers to/from the pre/post hotel. 3 Instant Purchase Airfare is offered on select dates; consult your booking agent. 4 Upgrade Your Air status is only included with the purchase of a First Class, Business Class or Premium Economy ticket with either Flex or Instant Purchase Air only on the international/long haul portion of your flight itinerary. 5 Lounge Passes & Express Check-In are based on airline and airport availability for Business Class and First Class passengers only; Premium Economy tickets do not qualify. 6 Payment date is subject to the airline ticket terms and conditions. Not applicable with Instant Purchase Airfare.


RESERVATION information 1. Booking Conditions These booking conditions, together with our privacy policy, and any other written information we brought to your attention before we confirmed your booking, form the basis of your contract with Collette Pty Ltd (ACN 600 161 671) of Level 9, Suite 01, 46 Market Street, Sydney NSW 2000 Australia (‘we’ or ‘us’). Please read them carefully as they set out your respective rights and obligations. References to ‘you’ and ‘your’ include the first named person on the booking and all persons on whose behalf a booking is made or any other person to whom a booking is transferred. By making a booking, the first named person on the booking agrees on behalf of all persons detailed on the booking that: • he/she has read these terms and conditions and has the authority to and does agree to be bound by them; • he/she consents to our use of information in accordance with our privacy policy; and • he/she is over 18 years of age and resident in Australia and where placing an order for services with age restrictions declares that he/she and all members of the party are of the appropriate age to purchase those services. 2. Making A Booking And Paying For Your Holiday When you confirm your booking you must pay the applicable deposit or full payment detailed in the table below. If the arrangements you wish to book are available we will issue a confirmation invoice and send this to you or your travel agent. A binding contract will come into existence between you and us as soon as we have issued you with this confirmation invoice. Upon receipt, if you believe that any details on the confirmation invoice (or any other document) are wrong you must advise us immediately as changes cannot be made later and it may harm your rights if we are not notified of any inaccuracies in any document within 10 days of us sending it out (5 days for tickets). The balance of the cost of your arrangements is due in accordance with the table in section 3 below. If we do not receive all payments in full and on time, we reserve the right to treat your booking as cancelled by you in which case the cancellation charges set out in the tables in section 7 below will become payable. In the case of international payments you must ensure that the full Australian dollars amount is received by us after all bank charges have been levied. 3. Deposits & Balances Further to section 2, in order to confirm your chosen arrangements, you must pay a deposit. The deposit payable and the time that the balance of the cost of your arrangements (including any surcharge where applicable) will become due will vary depending on the holiday you book. Land Package Deposit • A $250 non-refundable deposit is due with your land only reservation. • For Antarctica, Cruises and Oberammergau reservations, a non-refundable $500 deposit is required. An additional $1000 is due 180 days prior to departure for Antarctica. An additional $1500 is due one year prior to departure for Oberammergau. Internal Air Inclusive Package Deposit • A $500 non-refundable deposit is due with your internal air inclusive reservation. • For Antarctica, Cruise and Oberammergau internal air inclusive reservations, a non-refundable $750 deposit is required. An additional $1000 is due 180 days prior to departure for Antarctica. An additional $1500 is due one year prior to departure for Oberammergau.

International Instant Purchase Air • If you have selected International Instant Purchase Air, the deposit required is the full cost of the airfare plus the land package deposit noted above, all of which is non-refundable. • For Antarctica, Cruise and Oberammergau International Instant Purchase Air reservations, the full cost of the airfare plus a $750 deposit is required all of which is non-refundable. An additional $1,000 is due 180 days prior to departure for Antarctica. An additional $1,500 is due one year prior to departure for Oberammergau. • International Instant Purchase Non-refundable Airfare includes round trip airport /hotel transfers (excluding pre or post days and extensions). International Instant Purchase, Non-refundable Airfare requires full payment at the time of booking. If you purchase the waiver it does not provide a refund for the airline tickets in the event of a cancellation. Tickets will be issued immediately and, once issued are nonrefundable, may only be changed for a fee up to $300 plus any difference in airfare for travel in the following 12 months; specific fees and policies may vary by airline. These tickets include an administration fee and round trip airport to hotel transfers of which both hold no airline reissue value. Once issued, there can be no fluctuation in price due to an increase in government taxes or in airline fuel surcharges. The balance is due 60 days before departure on all tours, except cruises, Antarctica, Galapagos and Oberammergau. The balance is due 120 days before departure for cruises, Antarctica, Galapagos and Oberammergau. Payment may be made by Direct Credit, bank account details on invoice, charging to clients’ MasterCard, Visa, or by sending a cheque or bank transfer. All land rates are guaranteed upon deposit. TRAVEL PROFESSIONALS PLEASE CONTACT: Retail phone: 1300 792 195 Email: AUSales@collette.com Groups phone: 1300 062 731 Email: AUGroups@collette.com PLEASE SEND CHEQUE OR MONEY ORDER PAYMENTS TO: Collette, Level 9, Suite 01, 46 Market Street, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia THE PRICE OF YOUR HOLIDAY The price of your travel arrangements has been calculated using exchange rates as at the date of advertisement of the holiday.

We reserve the right to amend the price of unsold holidays at any time and correct errors in the prices of confirmed holidays. The price of your confirmed holiday is subject at all times to changes in transport costs such as fuel, scheduled airfares and any other airline cost changes which are part of our contracts with airlines (and their agents), cruise ship operators and any other transport provider; to cost changes arising from government action such as changes in GST or any other government imposed changes; and to changes in currency exchange rates and to dues, taxes or fees chargeable for services such as landing taxes or embarkation or disembarkation fees at ports and airports any or all of which may result in a variation of your holiday price. We will absorb and you will not be charged for any increase equivalent to 2% of the price of your travel arrangements, which excludes insurance premiums and any amendment charges and/or additional services or travel arrangements. You will be charged for the amount over and above that, plus an administration charge of $25 per person together with an amount to cover agents’ commission. If this means that you have to pay an increase of more than 10% of the price of your travel arrangements (excluding any insurance premiums, amendment charges and/or additional services or travel arrangements), you will have the options set out in section 9 below. There will be no change made to the price of your holiday within 30 days of your departure nor will refunds be paid during this period. 4. Cutting Your Holiday Short If you are forced to return home early, we cannot refund the cost of any services you have not used. If you cut short your holiday and return home early in circumstances where you have no reasonable cause for complaint about the standard of accommodation and services provided, we will not offer you any refund for that part of your holiday not completed, or be liable for any associated costs you may incur. Depending on the circumstances, your travel insurance may offer cover for curtailment and we suggest that any claim is made directly with your insurer. 5. Changes By You If you wish to alter your booking after your holiday has been confirmed, we will try to make the necessary arrangements provided we receive written confirmation of the change from the person who signed the booking form, or your travel agent, before the date on which the final balance of the cost of your holiday is due. If you are prevented from travelling it may be possible to transfer your booking to another suitable person provided that written notice is given no later than 28 days before you are due to depart. Whilst we will do our best to assist, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to meet your requested change. Changes and transfers will be subject to an administrative fee as well as any applicable rate changes or extra costs incurred by ourselves and any costs or charges incurred or imposed by any of our suppliers. You should be aware that these costs could increase the closer to the departure date that changes are made and you should contact us as soon as possible. Where we are unable to assist you and you do not wish to proceed with the original booking we will treat this as a cancellation by you. A cancellation fee may be payable. Note: Certain arrangements may not be amended after they have been confirmed and any alteration could incur a cancellation charge of up to 100% of that part of the arrangements. 6. Cancellation Waiver To assist you to avoid cancellation fees, we offer an optional cancellation waiver policy. Payment of a per person waiver fee guarantees a full refund of all payments (including deposit), except for the waiver fee itself, in case of cancellation of your travel plans for any reason prior to the day of departure. Exception: If you originally purchased nonrefundable airline tickets, the cancellation waiver fee does not provide a refund for the airline tickets, taxes or fees, in the event of a cancellation. Tickets may only be changed for a fee up to $300 plus any difference in airfare for travel in the following 12 months; specific fees and policies may vary by airline.

When you purchase our cancel for any reason waiver for tours departing through 31 Dec 2021, you can move your Collette tour date one time with no change fees up to 60 days before departure for most tours and up to 120 days for cruises, Antarctica, Galápagos and Oberammergau. This is valid for cancellation waivers purchased up until 31 May 2021. The cancellation waiver protects you from forfeiting payments made in advance if you cancel your entire inclusive holiday package up to the day prior to departure. The cancellation waiver does not indemnify you from penalties if you chose to cancel partial tour components or air. If you elect to partially cancel your holiday, you will be responsible for a revision fee as well as any penalties that are incurred at the time of the cancellation. The cancellation waiver does not cover any single supplement charges which arise from an individual’s travelling companion electing to cancel for any reason prior to departure. In this case, the single supplement will be deducted from the refund of the person who cancels. Division of this charge between the two passengers involved is solely their responsibility. If insufficient funds are deducted from the cancelling client, the travelling client will be charged the remaining portion of the single supplement. Payment of the cancellation waiver fee (if chosen) must be received by us with your deposit. The cancellation waiver is non-transferable and valid for each applicant only. Collette Waiver Land Only Air-Inclusive (purchased through Collette) • $95 • $195 For all cruises and the Canadian Rockies Train tours Land Only Air-Inclusive (purchased through Collette) • $290 • $390 For all Oberammergau tours Land Only Air-Inclusive (purchased through Collette) • $450 • $550

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RESERVATION information 7. If You Cancel If you or any other member of your party decides to cancel your confirmed booking you must notify us in writing. Your notice of cancellation will only take effect when it is received in writing or by email by us at our offices. Cancellation charges to compensate us for estimated losses and expenses are calculated from the date we receive your written notification of cancellation and will be payable up to the maximum shown in the tables below (assuming you did not purchase our Cancellation Waiver). The cancellation charge detailed below is calculated on the basis of the total cost payable by the person(s) cancelling excluding insurance premiums and amendment charges which are not refundable in the event of the person(s) to whom they apply cancelling:

Cancellations of confirmed bookings and transfers to new travel dates both result in penalties and fees assessed by travel suppliers. If you need to transfer or cancel for any reason prior to tour departure, the following cancellation fees will be assessed on your land or cruise product (assuming you did not purchase our Cancellation Waiver). Air is 100% non-refundable once paid in full. More than 60 days prior to departure: a non-refundable deposit will be retained • 60 - 16 days prior to departure: 30% of land or cruise price • 15 - 1 day prior to departure: 50% of land or cruise price • Day of departure and after: 100% of land or cruise price Exceptions: Ocean Cruises: • More than 90 days prior to departure, a nonrefundable deposit will be retained. • 9 0 - 61 days prior to departure: 35% of land or cruise price • 60 - 31 days prior to departure: 60% of land or cruise price • 30 - 0 days prior to departure: 100% of land or cruise price River Cruises: including Europe, Russia, Egypt and China • More than 90 days prior to departure, a nonrefundable deposit will be retained. • 9 0 - 61 days prior to departure: 50% of land or cruise price • 60 - 31 days prior to departure: 85% of land or cruise price • 30 - 0 days prior to departure: 100% of land or cruise price Galapagos & Antarctica: • More than 120 days prior to departure: nonrefundable deposits will be retained. • 1 20 - 90 days prior to departure: 60% of land or cruise price • 89 - 0 days prior to departure: 100% of land or cruise price Oberammergau Passion Play 2022 • More than 120 days prior to departure – a nonrefundable deposit will be retained. • 120 - 91 days prior to departure - 75% of total price • 90 days - 0 days prior to departure -100% of total price * Instant Purchase air and its associated taxes, fees and surcharges are 100% nonrefundable at time of reservation. Upon cancellation of transportation or travel services where you, the customer, are not at fault and have not cancelled in violation of the terms and conditions above, you will be refunded 100%. Note: Certain arrangements may not be amended after they have been confirmed and any alteration or cancellation could incur a cancellation charge of up to 100% of that part of the arrangements in addition to the charge above. You may be able to reclaim these charges (less any applicable excess) under the terms of your insurance policy. We will deduct the cancellation charge(s) from any monies you have already paid to us. If some, but not all party members cancel, additional charges may be payable by the remaining members, e.g. under occupancy charges or single supplements. No allowance or refund can be made for your meals, rooms, excursions etc., included in the price of your tour but not taken, nor can any refund be made for lost, mislaid, or destroyed travel tickets or vouchers. If any member of your party is prevented from travelling, that person(s) may transfer their place to someone else (introduced by you and satisfying all the conditions applicable to the arrangements) providing we are notified not less than 28 days before departure and you pay an amendment fee of $25 per person transferring, meet all costs and charges incurred by us and/or incurred or imposed by any of our suppliers and the transferee agrees to these booking conditions and all other terms of the contract between us. If you are unable to find a replacement, cancellation charges as set out will apply in order to cover our estimated costs. Otherwise, no refunds will be given for passengers not travelling or for unused services. 8. Alterations And Cancellations By Us Occasionally, we may have to make changes to or cancel your holiday arrangements and we reserve the right to do so at any time. Most of these changes will be minor and we will advise you or your travel agent of them at the earliest possible date. We also reserve the right in any circumstances to cancel your travel arrangements. For example, if the minimum number of clients required for a particular travel arrangement is not reached, we may have to cancel it. However, we will not cancel your travel arrangements less than 60 days before your departure date, except for reasons of force majeure (as defined in Section 14) or failure by you to pay your final balance. Most changes will be minor and we will advise you or your travel agent of them at the earliest opportunity. Your rights vary depending on whether we make a ‘minor’ or ‘major’ change. Examples of “minor changes” include the following when made before departure. Any change in the identity of the carrier(s), flight timings, and/or aircraft type is deemed to be a minor change. Other examples of minor changes include alteration of your outward/return flights by less than 12 hours, changes to aircraft type, change of accommodation to another of the same standard. Examples of “major changes” include the following when made before departure; a change of accommodation area for the whole or a major part of your holiday, a change of accommodation to that of a lower official classification for the whole or a major part of your holiday, a change of outward departure time or overall length of your holiday of 12 or more hours, the closure of the only or all advertised swimming pool(s) at your accommodation for an extended

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period and, in the case of tours, a significant change of itinerary missing out one or more major destination substantially or altogether. If we have to make a major change or cancel, we will tell you as soon as possible and if there is time to do so before departure, we will offer you the choice of i) (for major changes) accepting the changed arrangements ii) having a refund of all monies paid or iii) accepting an offer of alternative travel arrangements of comparable standard from us, if available (we will refund any price difference if the alternative is of a lower value). You must notify us of your choice within 7 days of our offer. If you fail to do so we will assume that you have chosen to accept the change or alternative booking arrangements. If we make a major change or cancel, less than 60 days before departure, we will also pay compensation as detailed in section 9 below. 9. Compensation For Major Changes & Cancellations We reserve the right to cancel or reschedule any holiday departure in accordance with operational requirements or circumstances beyond our control. If a holiday is cancelled prior to the scheduled departure date, our only responsibility will be to refund the amount received for the reservation. Wherever possible, we will offer the same holiday with a different departure date, or an alternative similar holiday. If there is a difference in cost, it will be your expense. For air-inclusive holidays, we will try to confirm air schedules for the selected new dates, subject to availability. We are not responsible for any additional costs or fees relating to the issuance and/or cancellation of air tickets or other travel arrangements not made through us. The compensation that we offer does not exclude you from claiming more if you are entitled to do so. We will not pay you compensation where we make a major change or cancel more than 60 days before departure or in the event that we are forced to make a change or cancel as a result of unusual and unforeseeable circumstances beyond our control, the consequences of which we could not have avoided even with all due care. All holidays operate subject to a minimum number of bookings. We will not, however, cancel for lack of numbers less than 60 days before departure. Very rarely, we may be forced by “force majeure” (see section 14) to change or terminate your arrangements after departure. If this situation does occur, we regret we will be unable to make any refunds (unless we obtain any from our suppliers), pay you compensation or meet any costs or expenses you incur as a result. 10. Passports, Visas & Health Requirements Passport and visa requirements vary depending on your destination. The information which we provide is for guidance only, and we cannot accept any liability. We recommend that you contact the relevant consulate to check any restrictions that may apply. Requirements do change and you must check the up to date position in good time before departure. Please contact your doctor for advice on health requirements. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have a proper passport and visa and that no personal circumstances such as a criminal offence or travel to another country will affect your individual visa requirements, and that you have the required vaccinations to gain entry to any country which you are visiting. Most countries now require passports to be valid for at least 6 months after your return date. If your passport is in its final year, you should check with the Embassy of the country you are visiting. For further information contact the Australian Passport Office (www.passports.gov.au). Up to date travel advice can be obtained from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, visit www.dfat.gov.au or www.smarttraveller.gov.au. If you fail to take the necessary steps, we have no liability to you and you will have to pay us any costs which we incur through helping you because of such failure on your part. Further, we are not liable to you for any illness or discomfort you suffer through failure to have required vaccinations or to follow medical advice. 11. Single Traveller Occupancy We levy a single traveller supplement for those travelling on their own because our contract with hotels is based on a price per room, while our holidays are sold per person including flights and other elements. Therefore, the per person price for a single traveller includes the entire room cost. It is not our intention to penalise anyone who is under occupying the accommodation we provide and we certainly do not make additional or excessive profits from these sales: the price we charge merely reflects the real cost to us. If a hotel is able to offer accommodation designed for single occupancy only, we will normally charge a reduced supplement, considerably smaller than the one we apply when a single traveller occupies a double room. Allocation of rooms is at the discretion of each individual hotel and not something that we can influence. 12. Dealing With Complaints We will make every effort to make your holiday as enjoyable and trouble free as possible. Most problems can be sorted out straight away if we know about them. If you have a complaint, you must advise our representatives straight away and the supplier of the service(s) in question. Any verbal notification must be confirmed in writing as soon as possible. You may also contact us directly using the emergency telephone number enclosed with your travel documents. That number will put you in touch with one of our employees who will take all reasonable steps to help you. If you feel that a complaint has not been dealt with satisfactorily, you must write within 28 days of your return from holiday to: Customer Services Department, Collette, 09/46 Market Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000, Australia, quoting your booking reference number. We will need to investigate your complaint. An acknowledgement shall be sent no later than 14 days from the date of receipt of correspondence. A detailed reply, or a reply containing a detailed explanation for any delay, shall be sent no later than 28 days from the date of receipt of correspondence. The final date for dealing in full with such correspondence shall be 56 days from the date of receipt of that correspondence. Failure to follow the procedure set out in this section may reduce or even extinguish any right which you may have to compensation. 13. Behaviour You must not behave in a way which may cause distress or annoyance to others. If, in our opinion or the opinion of any airline personnel, accommodations manager or other person in authority, you are behaving in such a way as to cause danger, distress or annoyance to others or damage to property, your holiday arrangements may be terminated by us or the supplier concerned. In this situation, our liability to you and/or


your party will cease and you and/or your party will be required to leave your accommodation or other service immediately. We will not be responsible for making any refunds, paying any compensation or meeting any costs or expenses you incur as a result. You and/or your party may also be required to pay for loss and/or damage caused by your actions and we will hold you and each member of your party jointly and individually liable for any damage or losses caused by you or any member of your party. Full payment for any such damage or losses must be paid directly to the hotel manager or other supplier prior to departure from the hotel. If you fail to make payment, you will be responsible for meeting any claims (including legal costs) subsequently made against us as a result of your actions together with all costs we incur in pursuing any claim against you. We cannot be held responsible for the actions or behaviour of other guests or individuals who have no connection with your booking arrangements or with us. 14. Force Majeure Except where otherwise expressly stated in these booking conditions we will not be liable or pay you compensation if our contractual obligations to you are affected by any event which we or the supplier(s) of the service(s) in question could not, even with all due care, foresee or avoid. These events can include, but are not limited to war, threat of war, civil strife, terrorist activity and its consequences or the threat of such activity, riot, the act of any government or other national or local authority including port or river authorities, industrial dispute, lock closure, natural or nuclear disaster, fire, chemical or biological disaster and adverse weather, sea, ice and river conditions and all similar events outside our or the relevant supplier(s) control. Advice from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to avoid or leave a particular country may constitute Force Majeure. We will follow the advice given by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade. 15. Liability To the fullest extent permitted by law, we exclude any liability for any loss, death, injury or damage which you may suffer (directly or indirectly) in connection with or arising out of your participation in a holiday that is caused or contributed by: • the act(s) and/or omission(s) of the person(s) affected; • the act(s) and/or omission(s) of a third party unconnected with the provision of the services contracted for and which were unforeseeable or unavoidable; • u nusual or unforeseeable circumstances beyond ours or our supplier(s) control, the consequences of which could not have been avoided even if all due care had been exercised; or • a n event which either ourselves, our employees, agents or suppliers and subcontractors could not, even with all due care, have foreseen or forestalled. You release us and our officers, employees, agents and representatives from any liability and expressly waive any claims you may have against us arising out of or in connection with your participation in a holiday.

To the fullest extent permitted by law, any condition or warranty which would otherwise be implied by law into these booking conditions (Implied Warranty), is excluded. Our liability in respect of an Implied Warranty is limited to (in our absolute discretion): (i) providing you with credit for a holiday of an equivalent value; or (ii) a refund of the total amount received by us from you in connection with your booking. 16. Prompt Assistance In Resort If the contract we have with you is not performed or is improperly performed as a result of failures attributable to a third party unconnected with the provision of the services, or as a result of failures due to unusual and unforeseeable circumstances beyond our control, the consequences of which could not have been avoided even if all due care had been exercised, or an event which we or our suppliers, even with all due care, could not foresee or forestall, and you suffer an injury or other material loss, we will offer you such prompt assistance as is reasonable in the circumstances. 17. Conditions Of Suppliers Many of the services which make up your holiday are provided by independent suppliers. Those suppliers provide these services in accordance with their own terms and conditions which will form part of your contract with us. Some of these terms and conditions may limit or exclude the supplier’s liability to you, usually in accordance with applicable International Conventions. Copies of the relevant parts of these terms and conditions are available on request from ourselves or the supplier concerned. 18. Delays And Other Travel Information If you or any member of your party miss your flight or other transport arrangement, it is cancelled or you are subject to a delay of over 3 hours for any reason, you must contact us and the airline or other transport supplier concerned immediately.

This brochure is our responsibility, as your tour operator. It is not issued on behalf of, and does not commit the airlines mentioned herein or any airline whose services are used in the course of your travel arrangements. 19. Special Requests Any special requests must be advised to us at the time of booking e.g. diet, room location, a particular facility at a hotel etc. You should then confirm your requests in writing. Whilst every effort will be made by us to try and arrange your reasonable special requests, we cannot guarantee that they will be fulfilled. We will inform the relevant supplier of such request. The fact that a special request has been noted on your confirmation invoice or any other documentation or that it has been passed on to the supplier is not confirmation that the request will be met. Failure to meet any special request will not be a breach of contract on our part unless the request has been specifically confirmed. We do not accept bookings that are conditional upon any special request being met. 20. Disabilities And Medical Problems We are not a specialist disabled holiday company, but we will do our utmost to cater for any special requirements you may have. If you or any member of your party has any medical problem or disability which may affect your stay, please provide us with full details before we confirm your booking so that we can try to advise you as to the suitability of your chosen arrangements. We may require you to produce a doctor’s certificate certifying that you are fit to participate in the tour. Acting reasonably, if we are unable to properly accommodate the needs of the person(s) concerned, we will not confirm your booking or if you did not give us full details at the time of booking, we will cancel it and impose applicable cancellation charges when we become aware of these details. 21. Advance Passenger Information A number of Governments are introducing new requirements for air carriers to provide personal information about all travellers on their aircraft before the aircraft leaves the country of origin. The data will be collected either at the airport when you check in or in some circumstances when, or after you make your booking. Accordingly, you are advised to allow extra time to check in for international flights. 22. DFAT Advice You are responsible for making yourself aware of warnings issued by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade in regard to the safety of the countries and areas in which you will be travelling and to make your decisions accordingly. Advice from the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade to avoid or leave a particular country may constitute Force Majeure (see section 14). 23. Law & Jurisdiction These booking conditions and any agreement to which they apply are governed in all respects by the laws of New South Wales, Australia. We both agree that any dispute, claim or other matter which arises between us out of or in connection with your contract or booking will be dealt with by the Courts of New South Wales only. 24. Accuracy Of Prices & Information We endeavour to ensure that all the information and prices both on our website and in our brochures are accurate, however occasionally changes and errors occur and we reserve the right to correct prices and other details in such circumstances. You must check the current price and all other details relating to the arrangements that you wish to book before your booking is confirmed. 25. Insurance It is a condition of your contract with us that you have adequate insurance in place. You must be satisfied that your insurance fully covers all your personal requirements including medical expenses, repatriation, helicopter rescue and air ambulance in the event of accident or illness. The insurance cover should extend for the planned duration of the holiday and at least an additional day. If you choose to travel without adequate insurance cover, we will not be liable for any losses howsoever arising, in respect of which insurance cover would otherwise have been available. The insurance policy and the receipt of premiums paid there under should be provided to us prior to departure. If you join the holiday without adequate insurance you may not be allowed to continue on the holiday, with no right to refund. If circumstances give rise to a claim the client will forthwith pursue his remedies under such policy(ies). We will also ask you for details of the name, address and telephone numbers of their next of kin or persons to be notified in the event of an emergency.

Where you experience a delay which is not owing to any failure by us, we will use reasonable endeavours to assist in locating refreshments, accommodation and communications but we will not pay for them on your behalf. Any airline or other transport supplier may however pay for or provide refreshments and/or appropriate accommodation and you should make a claim directly to them.

26. Baggage Disclaimer Although every effort is made to handle passengers’ luggage as carefully as possible, Collette is not responsible for and does not assume liability or accept claims for loss of or damage to luggage due to breakage, theft or wear and tear through hotel and group carrier handling. It is recommended for your own self interest and protection that you have adequate insurance to cover these eventualities. Check with your sales agent for low cost insurance to cover these risks.

Subject to the other terms of these conditions, we will not be liable for any costs, fees or charges you incur in the above circumstances, if you fail to obtain our prior authorisation before making your own travel arrangements.

27. Checked Baggage Charges Some airlines may impose additional charges if you choose to check any baggage. Please contact your airline or refer to its website for detailed information regarding your airline’s checked baggage policies.

We cannot accept liability for any delay which is due to any of the reasons set out in section 14 of these booking conditions (which includes the behaviour of any passenger(s) on any flight who, for example, fails to check in or board on time).

28. Holiday & Museum Closures Museum visits and personal shopping time may be disrupted due to unforeseen circumstances or many religious, state and local holidays observed throughout the world.

The carrier(s), flight timings and types of aircraft shown in this brochure or on our website and detailed on your confirmation invoice are for guidance only and are subject to alteration and confirmation. We shall inform you of the identity of the actual carrier(s) as soon as we become aware of it. The latest flight timings will be shown on your tickets which will be despatched to you approximately two weeks before departure. You should check your tickets very carefully immediately on receipt to ensure you have the correct flight times. If flight times change after tickets have been dispatched we will contact you as soon as we can to let you know.

29. Motorcoach Washrooms Most motorcoaches used on our tours are equipped with washrooms (except safari vehicles, exotic locations, and some of our Explorations tours). These are typically for emergency use, as we make plenty of comfort stops, allowing you the opportunity to use public restrooms and/or stretch your legs.

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