Globus Red Centre – maximum 24 travellers

Globus Gems of the Red Centre Tour 2021 Book & deposit by 31 January and save 10% on 2021 Globus Tasmania tours. Now is the perfect time to explore closer to home and embrace the splendour that’s right here in our own backyard. The Globus Red Centre Small-Group Discovery tour, with a maximum of only 24…

Globus Rugged Tasmania – maximum 24 travellers

Globus Tasmania Tour 2021 Book & deposit by 31 January and save 10% on 2021 Globus Tasmania tours. Now is the perfect time to explore closer to home and embrace the splendour that’s right here in our own backyard. Tasmania’s towering forests, there are incredible holiday experiences just waiting to be had around every corner. The…

South Australia – See it to believe it

Adelaide, South Australia’s capital, is a city of art, café culture, great restaurants, the iconic Adelaide Oval and the busy Adelaide Central Market. Named as one of the Great Wine Capitals of the World, Adelaide is the gateway to 18 tantalising wine regions. Within an hour’s drive either north, east or south, you’ll find yourself…

Queensland Outback Rail

Explore Outback Queensland on our rail packages – The Spirit of the Outback and Longreach Journey, The Westlander and Charleville Adventure or The Inlander and Mt Isa Discovery. Call Glenn at The Hut for details on 43 63 1699.

Emerald Waterways Mekong cruise.

Discover the Mekong The Mekong Delta is quintessential South East Asia. The lifeblood of the region, it is a vast network of tributaries overflowing with vibrant life. Here the river is king and its people have developed ingenious ways to live in harmony with this beautiful landscape. Get to know this area intimately on board…

HALONG BAY AND RED RIVER

DISCOVER THE BEST OF NORTHERN VIETNAM – 10 NIGHTS For the first time travellers will be able to explore the key sites of Northern Vietnam by river ship traversing the Red River delta and its main tributaries, connecting the wonders of Halong Bay with the excitements of down town Hanoi, and then on into the…

Experience Summer in the Tropics

Discover summer in the tropics, where nature comes alive. Bask beneath the spray of tumbling waterfalls in crystal clear swimming holes; dive into the calm waters of the Great Barrier Reef where summer is renowned for its incredible water clarity and active marine life. Summer in Cairns & Great Barrier Reef awaits. Browse through the fabulous…

TravelGlo – Go far for less…

All The Essentials Experience the world without breaking the bank. Travel to your favourite destinations or discover someplace new. Here’s what to expect: Guided tours of the must-see sights Daily breakfast included Hand-picked 3 and 4-star hotels, often centrally located Free time to explore at your own pace Economy rail and/or coach transportation included Friendly…

HOLLAND AMERICA LINE – Australia 2021 – 2022

Known for their sophisticated style, spacious public areas and wraparound decks, Holland America Lines ships always have a sunny corner that you can call your own. Each Holland America Line cruise also features gracious, friendly service from a crew whose goal is to always be available but never in the way. Their genuine warmth and…

NORTHERN TERRITORY – Summer Sale

We are excited to announce our partnership with Tourism NT as we participate in their largest campaign THE NORTHERN TERRITORY SUMMER SALE – LIKE NEVER BEFORE! This Summer, your can holiday in the Northern Territory with savings PLUS enjoy a $200 discount for every $1,000 spent on your Northern Territory travel arrangements capped at a total savings…

THE GHAN – What a way to Escape.

Travel on The Ghan in November and between 5 February to 31 March 2021 in a Gold Service twin cabin and save. Adelaide to Darwin – 3 day – 2 nights from $ 1889 per person twin share SAVE $810 Contact Glenn for details – Telephone: (02) 43 63 1699 – Email: mail@thetravellershut.com.au Bookings made…

CHINDWIN RIVER CRUISE MYANMAR – Heritage Line.

A total of over 65 rivers flow freely through Myanmar, all playing an essential part of everyday Burmese life. One of the most striking is undeniably the Chindwin River, flowing from the northwestern border with India 1,200 km south until expelling into the grand Ayeyarwady. The Chindwin is an untouched natural paradise of sceneries and…

AYEYARWADY (Irrawaddy) RIVER CRUISE MYANMAR – Heritage Line.

The towns of Mandalay and Bagan frame the cultural central region of Myanmar. The best way to link these ancient cities, with interesting stops along the way, is an unhurried river journey on the Heritage Line Ancient Capitals cruise. The ‘moduled’ and enjoyably balanced itineraries allow for various durations (4, 3 or 2 Nights) –…

HALONG BAY CRUISE VIETNAM – Heritage Line.

Cruise past and beyond Halong Bay to Lan Ha Bay. Lan Ha Bay stretches around the region’s largest island of Cat Ba. Explore with Heritage Line’s unique itineraries to the far-reaching corners of the tranquil Lan Ha Bay and its stunning landscapes. Both, the 1- and 2-night cruises include a leisure cycling tour to discover…

LAN HA BAY CRUISE VIETNAM – Heritage Line.

Cruise past and beyond Halong Bay to Lan Ha Bay. Lan Ha Bay stretches around the region’s largest island of Cat Ba. Explore with Heritage Line’s unique itineraries to the far-reaching corners of the tranquil Lan Ha Bay and its stunning landscapes. Both, the 1- and 2-night cruises include a leisure cycling tour to discover…

UPPER MEKONG RIVER CRUISE – Heritage Line.

The upper Mekong slowly meanders through the captivating landscape of Laos, where local life remains unchanged for centuries. Heritage Line’s uniquely tailored itineraries offer an unequalled Laotian riverine experience filled with spectacular backdrops, untouched riverside villages, ethnic tribes, local culture paired with insightful lectures and a dash of adventure. The short cruise slowly wanders through…

LOWER MEKONG RIVER CRUISE – Heritage Line.

River cruises on the Mekong provide a relaxing option to see some the best and remote regions of both Vietnam and Cambodia. Journeying the lower Mekong is a daily adventure and arguably one of the world’s greatest river cruising destinations. Discover two wonderful countries – Vietnam & Cambodia – which share a long history while…

EXPLORE THE VIKING WAY – Expedition Cruises.

Explore The Viking Way® NO KIDS. NO CASINOS. NO COMPARISON. The Viking Way of exploration is a commitment to delivering profoundly enriching journeys that immerse you in the history and culture of each destination while fostering the creation of lifelong friendships with your fellow like-minded travellers. Importantly, The Viking Way places your wellbeing and comfort…

AUSTRALIA’S ICONIC KIMBERLEY – with Silversea.

The Kimberley is one of the world’s last great wildernesses. Be amazed by the gigantic force ofMother Nature in the Buccaneer Archipelago, as the tides perform the amazing spectacle that seemingly creates “horizontal” waterfalls. Take a Zodiac to the impressive King George Falls, and get as close as possible to the action as cascading water…

UNIQUE AUSTRALIAN GLAMPING EXPERIENCES

Some of the best glamping spots you can find are right here in Australia and we’ve found an amazing range for you to choose from because, let’s be honest, camping is not for everyone! From Kangaroo Island to Rottnest Island, Zoofari Lodge to a Top End Safari Camp, there’s a glamping experience to suit every…

EXPLORE THE VIKING WAY – River Cruises.

Explore The Viking Way® NO KIDS. NO CASINOS. NO COMPARISON. The Viking Way of exploration is a commitment to delivering profoundly enriching journeys that immerse you in the history and culture of each destination while fostering the creation of lifelong friendships with your fellow like-minded travellers. Importantly, The Viking Way places your wellbeing and comfort…

EXPLORE THE VIKING WAY – Ocean Cruises.

Explore The Viking Way® NO KIDS. NO CASINOS. NO COMPARISON. The Viking Way of exploration is a commitment to delivering profoundly enriching journeys that immerse you in the history and culture of each destination while fostering the creation of lifelong friendships with your fellow like-minded travellers. Importantly, The Viking Way places your wellbeing and comfort…

HALONG BAY CRUISE VIETNAM – 3 day / 2 night – Au Co.

Welcome aboard The Au Co and travel further in Halong Bay where few ships go on 3D/2N itinerary aboard Au Co. Taking in the natural beauty of both Halong and Lan Ha Bays. Swim in secluded waters, cycle to a remote village on at Ba Island, and experience a floating village in the quiet early…

ANTARCTICA – The world’s most unique scenic flight

Take a unique flight from Sydney over Antarctica A choice of two departures 22 November 2020 or 21 February 2021 Price per person for this unique flight experience Explorer Economy $1,199 Standard Economy $2,199 Superior Economy $ 3,199 Premium Economy $ 3,999 Business Class $ 6,499 Business Class Deluxe $ 7,999 Call Glenn at The…

VOYAGE MAGAZINE – APT

The latest Voyage magazine from APT has been released. Click on the cover page below and browse through the featured articles on Tasmania, Iceland, Croatia, New Zealand, South America, Canada and much more – We hope you enjoy the read !

NEW ZEALAND – Explore the North of the South Island.

Explore the North of New Zealand’s South Island in depth, unveiling a picturesque landscape of wilderness, wildlife and unique attractions on this 10 night / 11 day tour. For details call Glenn at The Travellers Hut on 43 63 1699 for details.

NINGALOO & THE BLUEWATER WONDERS OF AUSTRALIA’S WEST COAST – Coral Expeditions

10-night expedition voyage of Western Australia’s Coral coast onboard Coral Discoverer, and explore the extraordinary marine environment, historic islands, and striking coastline that this lesser known corner of earth has to offer. Departing Broome, we will visit the spectacular Rowley Shoals Marine Park, the Dampier Archipelago and the Montebello Islands. Our voyage will culminate with a visit…

INDIAN PACIFIC – Coast to Coast

4 Days – 3 nights – Sydney to Perth or Perth to Sydney A fabled journey. Follow the path of bush pioneers, gold rush prospectors, and legendary adventurers as you make an epic transcontinental crossing aboard the Indian Pacific. By embarking on this transcontinental journey, you’ll be following in the footsteps of those who have…

LORD HOWE ISLAND – 7 night escapes. Discover and explore nature.

World Heritage listed Lord Howe Island is just 11km long and 2.8km at it’s widest. The island is part of New South Wales and lies approximately 600km north-east of Sydney and south-east of Brisbane and at the same latitude as Port Macquarie. The climate is sub-tropical with maximum temperatures rarely exceeding 26°C in summer and…

Emerald Waterways – Europe River Cruise 2021

A world of enriching experiences along the picturesque waterways of Europe awaits you on an Emerald Waterways river cruise.  Our brand new 2021 Europe River Cruises full release brochure is out now with over 160 pages of inspirational cruises on the Rhine and Danube, to the Rhone in France, and Portugal’s Douro River. Link a tour…

NORFOLK ISLAND – 7 night escapes Discover, explore, relax and enjoy.

Norfolk Island is a diminutive island jewel within the South Pacific, north-east of Sydney and south-east of Brisbane, on the same latitude as Byron Bay. The island is 8km long and 5km wide. The climate is subtropical. The daytime temperature rarely exceeds 28°C in summer and rarely falls below 17°C in winter. Norfolk boasts beautiful…

NORFOLK ISLAND – Botanica tours in 2021

Founded in 2000 by Judy Vanrenen OAM and Geoff McGeary OAM (Founder of APT) to create a unique niche tourism business catering for people who wanted an extra experience when they travel. Today Botanica guests travel into the world’s finest gardens – public & private, natural & created and enjoy unique cultural and historical experiences….

SAL SALIS – Ningaloo reef luxury camping

Where the Outback Meets the Reef On a remote stretch of Western Australia’s Ningaloo coast, lies this exclusive eco-friendly luxury camp. Sal Salis Ningaloo Reef is an exclusive beach safari camp nestled in the dunes of the Cape Range National Park near Exmouth in Western Australia. Each of the fifteen eco-luxe wilderness tents offers views…

OUTERKNOWN ADVENTURES OF THE GREAT BARRIER REEF

Covering an area of over 2600 km and encompassing over 900 islands, the Great Barrier Reef is the worlds largest living structure and home to an abundant and thriving array of marine and birdlife species. It holds pride of place as one of the 7 natural worlds wonders of the world and is listed as…

CAPE YORK, ARNHEM LAND & THE TORRES STRAIT

Become immersed in the ancient Indigenous cultures and prehistoric landscapes of Australia’s northern coastline on a voyage of discovery that takes you far off the beaten track in Arnhem Land, to the very tip of Australia at Cape York, and into the Torres Strait. On this expedition of the remote Northern Australian coastline, experience traditions…

COASTAL WILDS OF TASMANIA – Coral Expeditions

Coral Expeditions’ Tasmania cruises explore Australia’s island state poised at the edge of the world, where the Southern, Indian and Pacific Oceans collide. Where pristine World Heritage wilderness and national parks teem with native wildlife, Tasmania’s natural beauty sees rugged mountain ranges culminate in soaring coastal cliffs and crescent-shaped beaches carved by the elements. Amidst…

EMERALD YACHT CRUISES – Emerald Azzurra.

Say hello to Emerald Azzurra Emerald Waterways brings award-winning reputation and service to the world’s oceans and coastlines, as we introduce Emerald Yacht Cruises a brand new, innovative super yacht – Emerald Azzurra. Custom-designed to allow unique access to the fascinating ports and harbours only small yachts can reach. Embark on a journey, off the…

CRUISING THE KIMBERLEY – With APT

Join Jacinta and Scott from APT who both travelled on an APT Kimberley Cruises last season and be mesmerised by their enthusiasm as they recall their experiences and memories. Grab a Tea or Coffee, something to nibble on and curl up in your favourite cosy place at home and enjoy this special 35 minute presentation…

KIMBERLEY – Small Ship Cruising

Coral Expeditions’ Kimberley cruises explore a rugged land carved by powerful forces of nature, where engorged rivers overflowing with seasonal rains cut a swathe through sandstone cliffs. Natural highlights of a Kimberley expedition include waterfalls, wildlife, and mammoth tidal streams that conceal and reveal this ancient landscape twice daily. Experience a thrilling nature-based adventure riding…

KIMBERLEY – Small Group Adventures

Iconic Kimberley Inclusions Experiences in 11 destinations Locally inspired dining – a total of 32 meals The services of an expert APT driver-guide Stay at APT’s exclusive network of Wilderness Lodges Admire ancient Wandjina and Bradshaw (Gwion Gwion) rock art Soar over Mitchell Falls on an included helicopter flight Relax as you soak in Zebedee Springs…

WALKING – Australia and New Zealand

Pull on your boots and head for spectacular scenery on a walking holiday along some of Australia and New Zealand’s favourite tracks. Wander off-course for picnics, swims and locally guided experiences. Put your feet up in comfortable eco cabins, luxury bush retreats or boutique lodges. And refuel on gourmet meals that honour the extraordinary local…

CAVES EXPRESS – Steam Train Experience

14 May 2021 – Travel back in time from Sydney on the Caves Express steam train and spend 2 nights at Jenolan Caves. Discover more about this unique experience contact Glenn at The Travellers Hut on 43 63 1699 or Email mail@thetravellershut.com.au

Travel – Some say it’s all about the cuisine…

Where ever you travel in the world, no matter the sights, the sounds, the people, to me it is the food of each country that takes centre stage. Possibly the stand out are the tastes and flavours on offer in Asia – We’ll take a closer look at Vietnam, Japan and Myanmar.  VIETNAM Our Destination…

Japan – Ceremony – Tradition – Sumo.

During our first Destination Journey to Japan we kept to a usual meeting time for dinner, 6.pm. However for the last few days of our time in Japan I was asked if we could delay our departure until 6.15… I wasn’t sure why but went with the request from my fellow travellers. For many months…

Mai Chau valley – NORTHERN VIETNAM

Travel to the south-west, just over 3 hours from the hustle and bustle of Vietnam’s Capital Hanoi and you will discover the peaceful Mai Chau Valley.  An exquisitely remote valley filled with rice paddy fields affording both wonder and relaxation. Small local roads and pathways built for the farmers and villages to access their rice…

Plan B ! – Lakshman Sagar – Rajasthan INDIA 2019.

The late monsoon season in 2019 throughout the Rajasthan region played havoc with one of the resorts we were due to stay at during our Destination Journey to India. During the lead up to our departure we were hopeful of still being able to stay with our original Itinerary. Chhatra Saga resort was undergoing extensive…

Phung Daw Oo Pagoda Festival – Inle Lake MYANMAR

Inle Lake – The jewel of Myanmar, maybe the jewel of Asia.  Take a domestic flight in Myanmar to Heho, the closest airport to Nyaung Shwe on the Northern shores of Inle Lake.  Time to ditch transport as we know it, we were transported for the duration of a stay at Inle Lake in long…

2019 Diwali – Chanoud Rajasthan INDIA

Our Indian small group journey continued from Jodhpur –  We hit the road early to travel to the remote village of Chanoud. Along the way we stopped in a very small village to visit a local Dhurrie rug maker, Rupraj. He has become very successful with high demand for his rugs and he has now…

Altering your travel arrangements –

To all our valued clients of both The Travellers Hut and Destination Journeys, world travel restrictions are changing rapidly and as a result we are receiving ever changing information regarding where you can travel, cancellations, refunds, amendments and the re-booking processes we need to follow. Under these circumstances, having to cancel or amend your holiday will…