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Botanica Discoveries

Join Botanica World Discoveries on a short break Australian and New Zealand tour to visit private gardens, iconic gardens and enjoy history, music, art and cultural experiences.

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Singapore Lights 2018

At nightfall, for six weeks from the middle of November, Singapore is transformed into a sparkling fairyland of millions of glittering lights.Orchard Road’s malls and hotels try to outshine each other with twinkling Christmas trees and fantastic festive decorations, there is a myriad of street performances creating a wonderful carnival-like atmosphere, and shoppers can enjoy fantastic bargains at the Black Friday pre-Christmas sales.

Don’t miss Singapore during the festive season!

Our package includes: 

  • 7 nights twin share at the 4* Hotel Novotel Clarke Quay in Superior Rooms, including buffet breakfast daily, free hotel WIFI, and return airport/hotel transfers
  • Gardens by the Bay Tour; Afternoon High Tea at the Raffles (or similar); Night Out in Chinatown with Dinner; River Safari Tour; Orchard Rd Evening Tour with Dinner
  • Economy class airfares from Perth to Singapore return with Singapore Airlines including taxes and luggage*
  • Return coach transfers from Bunbury, Busselton & Mandurah to Perth Airport for passengers on group flights
  • Cathie Rice Travel Tour Escort (subject to 20 persons travelling)

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CRT Flyer- Singapore



Highlights of Southern Africa 2019

Discover the wonderful contrasts of southern Africa … marvel at breathtaking vistas such as the Blyde River Canyon, spend time with the “Big Five” game viewing in the world famous Kruger National Park, and enjoy cultural and historical experiences in Swaziland and Zululand. Travel through KwaZulu-Natal with its ancient game reserves and spectacular coastline. Visit scenic Knysna, and journey through the Eastern Cape and along the Garden Route to cosmopolitan Cape Town.

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Highlights of Southern Africa brochure

Best of Southern Australia & Sydney

Best of Southern Australia & Sydney with Ovation of the Seas & Indian Pacific
16 nights departing 25 October 2018

Package includes:
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Transfer from the Perth Airport to the Fremantle Cruise Terminal
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8 nights aboard Ovation of the Seas cruising from Perth to Sydney with port calls in Adelaide and Hobart. Includes on board meals and entertainment.
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Transfer from the Sydney Cruise Terminal to your hotel including a half day City Sights tour.
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5 night stay in Sydney at the Parkroyal Hotel Sydney including breakfast.
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Magical Manly & Beyond with Opera House tour.
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Seafood Buffet Lunch Cruise.
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Transfer from your hotel to Sydney Central Station.
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3 nights aboard the Indian Pacific from Sydney to Perth in Gold or Platinum Service. Your journey includes all meals, drinks & off train excursions in Broken Hill, Adelaide, Cook and Nullabor.
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Transfer from the Perth Rail Terminal to Perth Airport

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Indian Pacific and Ovation of the Seas Best of Southern Australia Sydney


Explore the best of New Zealand in Ultimate style on an exclusive Small Group Tour with Cathie Rice Travel.

 New Zealand is a unique destination with wild sweeping landscapes, mountainous backdrops and fjords; contrasted by sandy beaches, boutique shopping districts and an abundance of culture and history. The diversity and proximity of New Zealand make it a perfect holiday destination.

Travel on a purpose-built Ultimate Coach featuring 20 luxury leather seats and a level of comfort unparalleled by any other vehicle. Receive expert information from your Ultimate Coach Captain, the best in the business, who will attend to your needs and provide reliable knowledge, facts, stories, legends and many laughs along the way.

Be treated like a VIP and enjoy stylish 4.5 star hotel accommodation which has been hand-picked to ensure a premium level of comfort, extensive guest facilities and excellent locations.

Travel on an exclusive 17 Day Ultimate Explorer with Cathie Rice Travel, departing 30 October 2018. Receive a range of exclusive extras including Free Return Airport Transfers from Busselton, Bunbury or Mandurah to Perth Airport, early hotel check-in including light lunch and a Grand Pacific Tours Jacket, Cap and Eyewitness Travel Guide.

Enjoy an all-inclusive, fully escorted tour including airfares, taxes, Ultimate 20 seat coach travel, 4.5 star hotel accommodation, 4 two night stays, 30 meals, sightseeing & attractions.

ALL INCLUSIVE Fully escorted tour includes airfares, taxes, premium accommodation, most meals, sightseeing & attractions.

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Terms and conditions apply.