Book an APT ‘Royal Collection’ 2016 European river cruise of 15 or more days duration and get a return business-class ticket for $1995.For instance, guests on the 15-day ‘Magnificent Europe’ cruise can save up to $13,200 per couple by paying $9790 per person twin-share, including business-class flights.
Highlights include the three royal jewels in APT’s sightseeing crown — a journey aboard the luxurious Majestic Imperator train, authentic replica of the Imperial Royal train of the Hapsburgs; a private visit to Namedy Castle, including a cocktail reception and lavish royal banquet; and a private musical soiree at Vienna’s newly refurbished City Palace, featuring members of the Mozart Boys’ Choir.
The deals are valid for sale until December 19 this year. Phone 1300 196 420 or visit www.aptouring.com.au.
Challenging and fun … skiing at Aspen.
Save 20 per cent on accommodation and lift pass at Aspen Snowmass by booking through SkiMax Holidays before November 30.
Pay from $3119 per person twin-share for 10 nights at Hotel Aspen, including daily continental breakfast, return Aspen airport transfers and a SKI30 lift pass.
The deal is valid for travel from January 3-27 and March 13-26.
Bali’s FuramaXclusive Ocean Beach, Seminyak … plenty of extras.
Book through TravelOnline and save 50 per cent, plus get plenty of bonus extras, at Bali’s FuramaXclusive Ocean Beach, Seminyak.
Pay from $389 per person twin-share for a five-night stay, including buffet breakfast daily, free wifi and return airport transfers by private car.
Guests can also choose from an 80-minute relaxation and reflexology session for two, white water rafting adventure for two, watersports voucher, family access to Splash Waterpark and Canggu Club, or unlimited access to Splash Waterpark and Canggu Club for two adults.
The offer is valid for sale until November 30 and for travel to December 26 and again from January 3 to March 31.
Centre Point Hotel Chidlom … four-star Bangkok accommodation.
Save more than 60 per cent at Bangkok’s four-star Centre Point Hotel Chidlom.
The hotel is situated in Ratchaprasong, which is home to Bangkok’s upscale shopping boutiques and fine-dining restaurants.
Nearby to the hotel is Lumpini Park, a green oasis set amongst the bustling city.
The deal is valid for bookings and stays up to December 31.
Phone 1800 687 236 or visit Hotels.com.
MS Prestige … recently added to the Croatian coastal cruising fleet.
Beyond Travel has added new vessels and itineraries for the 2016 Croatian cruise season — and is offering up to $400 worth of travel vouchers per couple for bookings made before December 31.
Pay, for instance, from $3460 per person twin-share for an itinerary that includes a seven-day cruise on the recently launched MS Prestige and three days land touring in Zagreb, Split and the Plivice Lakes.
Phone 1300 363 554 or visit www.beyondtravel.com.au.
CroisiEurope’s MS Cyrano de Bergerac cruises through Bordeaux.
CroisiEurope is celebrating 40 years of European river cruising by presenting a rare 41-night combination cruise on the Guadalquivir, Guadiana, Gironde, Loire, Seine, Rhine and Danube Rivers, plus the Black Sea.
The itinerary starts in Seville, Spain, in May next year, and is priced from $17,339 per person twin-share.
Countries visited are Spain, Portugal, France, Germany, Austria, Slovakia, Hungary, Croatia, Serbia, Bulgaria and Romania.
Conrad Maldives Rangali Island … book early and receive special bonuses.
Singapore Airlines Holidays has released a seven-night combination package staying two nights at the Conrad Centennial Singapore in Marina Bay and five nights at the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island private resort.
Prices are from $5424 per person twin-share, including return airfares from Australia.
Book before March 6 next year and receive a collection of special bonuses, such as a complimentary upgrade to half-board during your stay, fruit basket, a bottle of champagne on arrival in your Maldives villa and a complimentary afternoon tea in Mandhoo restaurant.
Honeymooners will also receive a complimentary candlelit three-course dinner at Conrad Maldives.
Nguat Nguat Conservation Park … a sacred Aboriginal site.
Celebrate Australia Day 2016 on a special four-night Murray Princess cruise and enjoy the festivities while discovering the real history of the Outback.
The Australia Day cruise combines the Murray Princess’s normal itinerary with activities provided by special guest Tom Penna, renowned as an authentic livestock auctioneer, international quiz master, and crime/action novelist.
The national day will kick off with an Australia Day breakfast before visiting the sacred Aboriginal site of Nguat Nguat Conservation Park for a guided tour.
Phone 1300 729 938 or visit www.murrayprincess.com.au.
A genuine holiday playground … Port Stephens.
Save 30 per cent on a three-night stay in a Port Views on Magnus holiday apartment on the Port Stephens waterfront.
Pay $500, either midweek or weekends, for one of the two-bedroom self-contained holiday apartments, each with two bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen, large open-plan lounge/dining areas, parking, a balcony with a barbeque, and sweeping views across the waters of Port Stephens.
All linen and towels are provided. The offer is valid for bookings until December 20.