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About AAT Kings

AAT Kings is an award-winning tour operator with more than 80 years' experience. AAT Kings has consistently been the tour company our Experience New Zealand clients have rated highest, and their competition is nine other hand-picked operators. They are truly proven tour specialists.
 
Most AAT Kings tours incorporate multi-night stays, giving you time to unpack, break the journey and discover your new surroundings at a more leisurely pace. Their itineraries combine organised touring with free time so you can shop, go exploring, or spend a relaxing evening in a local restaurant. They also offer a great range of optional excursions, cultural experiences and exhilarating adventures which you can choose to add to your holiday.
 
You will travel in style and comfort on a modern luxury coach with air conditioning, reclining seats with seatbelts, restrooms, water coolers, two-door access, ample legroom and large panoramic windows. AAT Kings drivers are chosen for their impressive driving records and experience and will concentrate on the road while a dedicated tour director provides expert commentary, and can also offer advice and assistance such as information on local attractions and restaurants.
 
AAT Kings coachAAT Kings understands the importance of first-rate accommodation. After an exciting day touring and sightseeing you deserve a comfortable room and friendly hotel staff. Every hotel on your itinerary has been personally selected to ensure it meets AAT King's high standards. Hotels are chosen for their excellent facilities (many have restaurants, bars and swimming pools) and for their central or scenic locations.
 

Tour types

Premium (P): escorted tour groups of up to 49 passengers staying in 3- to 5-star hotels.
Low Cost (LC): escorted tour groups of up to 49 passengers staying in 3- or 4-star hotels.
Short Break (SB): escorted tour groups of up to 49 passengers based at a single 4- or 5-star hotel.
Small Group (SG): smaller escorted tour groups of up to 21 passengers staying in 3- or 4- star hotels.
 

Inclusions

Included in price in addition to ground transport, accommodation, and breakfast:

  • Most dinners
  • Main local attractions
  • Aboriginal cultural experience

 

Outback Wonders (P) - 16 days

AAT Kings - Outback Wonders - P
AAT Kings - Outback Wonders - P

EXPERIENCE TRAVEL price

From $4995 per person twin share
 Save at least $550 per couple 

Brochure price from $5270. Includes all meals specified in the itinerary. All prices in Australian dollars.

 
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Overview

Discover the magic of Australia along what AAT Kings calls the Pioneers Path from Sydney to Darwin visiting Adelaide, the Flinders Ranges, Port Augusta, Coober Pedy, Ayers Rock (Uluru), Kings Canyon, Alice Springs, Katherine Gorge, and the Kakadu and Litchfield National Parks.
 
Itinerary
AAT Kings Outback Wonders (P) (pdf)
 
Departure dates
2010: May 3, 31 Jun 21, Jul 12, Aug 2, 30, Sep 20, 27, Oct 11, Nov 1, 29, Dec 27
2011: Jan 10, Feb 7, Mar 7, Apr 4, May 2, 30, Jun 20, Jul 11, Aug 1, 29, Sep 19, 26, Oct 10, 31, Nov 28, Dec 26

Dates in bold are guaranteed departures.

 

AAT Kings - Outback Wonders - P

Southern Wonders (P) - 9 days

AAT Kings - Southern Wonders - P
AAT Kings - Southern Wonders - P

EXPERIENCE TRAVEL price

From $2250 per person twin share
 Save at least $260 per couple 

Brochure price from $2380. Includes all meals specified in the itinerary. All prices in Australian dollars.

 
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Overview

This tour will take you to the highlights of south-western Australia: Perth, Margaret River, Albany, Esperance, Cape Le Grand, Kalgoorlie and Wave Rock.
 
Itinerary
AAT Kings Southern Wonders (P) (pdf)
 
Departure dates
2010: May 15, Jun 19, Jul 31, Aug, 7, 21, 28, Sep 4, 6, 11, 18, 25, Oct 2, 4, 9, 16, 23, Nov 6
2011: Jan 1, 22, Feb 19, Mar 12, May 14, Jun 18, Jul 30, Aug 6, 20, 27, Sep 3, 5, 10, 17, 24, Oct 1, 3, 8, 15, 22 Nov 5

Dates in bold are guaranteed departures.

 

AAT Kings - Southern Wonders - P

Top End and Red Centre (LC) - 11 days

AAT Kings - Top End and Red Centre - LC
AAT Kings - Top End and Red Centre - LC

EXPERIENCE TRAVEL price

From $2895 per person twin share
 Save at least $280 per couple 

Brochure price from $3035. Includes all meals specified in the itinerary. All prices in Australian dollars.

 
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Overview

This highlights tour will take you to Darwin, Kakadu National Park, Katherine Gorge, Mataranka Thermal Springs, Tennant Creek, Alice Springs, Kings Canyon and The Olgas. This tour also operates in the opposite direction.
 
Itinerary
AAT Kings Top End and Red Centre (LC) (pdf)
 
Departure dates
2010: Apr 13, May 18, Jun 15, 29, Jul 20, Aug 3, 10, 24, 31, Sep 14, Oct 5, 19, 26, Nov 23
2011: Jan 18, Feb 15, Mar 15, Apr 12, May 17, Jun 14, 28, Jul 19, Aug 2, 9, 23, 30, Sep 13, Oct 4, 18, 25, Nov 22

Dates in bold are guaranteed departures.

 

AAT Kings - Top End and Red Centre - LC

Top End Spectacular (P) - 8 days

AAT Kings - Top End Spectacular - P
AAT Kings - Top End Spectacular - P

EXPERIENCE TRAVEL price

From $2395 per person twin share
 Save at least $130 per couple 

Brochure price from $2460. Includes all meals specified in the itinerary. All prices in Australian dollars.

 
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Overview

This tour will introduce you to the tropical north (or ‘top end’) of Australia. Highlights include Darwin, the Litchfield and Kakadu National Parks, and Katherine Gorge, plus you’ll learn about Aboriginal life.
 
Itinerary
AAT Kings Top End Spectacular (P) (pdf)
 
Departure dates
2010: May 2, Jun 6, 20, Jul 4, 11, 25, Aug 1, 8, 22, Sep 12, 26, Oct 10, Nov 7
2011: May 1, 15, 29, Jun 5, 19, Jul 3, 10, 24, 31, Aug 7, 21, Sep 11, 25, Oct 9, Nov 6

Dates in bold are guaranteed departures.

 

AAT Kings - Top End Spectacular - P

Tropical Traveller (SB) - 8 days

AAT Kings - Tropical Traveller - SB
AAT Kings - Tropical Traveller - SB

EXPERIENCE TRAVEL price

From $1595 per person twin share
 Save at least $150 per couple 

Brochure price from $1670. Includes all meals specified in the itinerary. All prices in Australian dollars.

 
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Overview

This relaxed, day-trip style tour is designed to enable you to take in the best of Cairns and the surrounding area, from a single base.
 
Itinerary
AAT Kings Tropical Traveller (SB) (pdf)
 
Departure dates
Every Tuesday

Dates in bold are guaranteed departures.

 

AAT Kings - Tropical Traveller - SB

Western Discovery (P) - 19 days

AAT Kings - Western Discovery - P
AAT Kings - Western Discovery - P

EXPERIENCE TRAVEL price

From $6495 per person twin share
 Save at least $800 per couple 

Brochure price from $6895. Includes all meals specified in the itinerary. All prices in Australian dollars.

 
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Overview

This highlights tour will take you to Darwin, Katherine Gorge, the million-acre El Questro station (ranch), Geikie Gorge, Broome, Monkey Mia, and Perth.
 
Itinerary
AAT Kings Western Discovery (P) (pdf)
 
Departure dates
2010 Jun 1, 15, 29, Jul 6, 13, 20, Aug 10, 14, 26, Sep 14, Oct 7
2011: Apr 19, May 31, Jun 14, 28, Jul 5, 12, 19, Aug 9, 13, 25, Sep 13, Oct 6

Dates in bold are guaranteed departures.

 

AAT Kings - Western Discovery - P

Western Wanderer (LC) - 17 days

AAT Kings - Western Wanderer - LC
AAT Kings - Western Wanderer - LC

EXPERIENCE TRAVEL price

From $4995 per person twin share
 Save at least $720 per couple 

Brochure price from $5355. Includes all meals specified in the itinerary. All prices in Australian dollars.

 
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Overview

Miss nothing as you experience the best of what Western Australia has to offer. Enjoy a treasure trove of sights and activities from dolphins and crocodiles to pearls and diamonds. Starting in Darwin in the tropical Northern Territory, visit highlights such as Broome, the Pinnacles, Katherine Gorge, the million-acre El Questro station (ranch), and Perth.
 
Itinerary
AAT Kings Western Wanderer (LC) (pdf)
 
Departure dates
2010: Jun 10, Jul 1, 15, Aug, 12, 19, Sep 23
2011: Jun 9, Jul 14, Aug 11, 18, Sep 22

Dates in bold are guaranteed departures.

 

AAT Kings - Western Wanderer - LC

 


 

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