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If you require twin accommodation both persons must book at the same time using the same booking reference number. He returned some 20 years later with a wife, four children and the internationally renowned tour company contiki holidays. Your ultimate guide to contiki a blog of travel videos and. Operating in more than 40 countries around the globe, contiki has been travelling the world for over 50 years.
Find epic europe, usa or australia contiki tours here or browse from our wide selection of trips below. Contikis australian and new zealand programmes are operated by contiki holidays australia pty ltd and contiki holidays new zealand limited. I really want to go travelling in australia on my own, but im too scared to go solo. Book now and spend your next vacation like a true aussie. Book now, pay later with our contiki tour layby scheme. Australia travel has something for every type of explorer. Let contiki organise all the logistics for you as you see all the sights and enjoy the ride. Dec 16, 2014 so last month i had the pleasure of being honoured in contiki holidays contiki legends campaign why. Contiki travel tours adventure holidays for 1835 year olds. Europe deals asia deals australia deals contiki travel deals.
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Contiki does vacation right for 18 to 35 yearolds whether its cruising the canals in italy, taking in the aboriginal culture of australia, priming your taste buds for the thai food, or black water rafting in new zealand, contiki keeps your good times hasslefree. In 1962 a young new zealander left home for a one year trip to europe. Your ultimate guide to contiki a blog of travel videos. The company is now owned by trafalgar tours, itself a division of the travel corporation. When you book your contiki tour with us youll enjoy exclusive online savings, a dedicated travel consultant to look after your booking and the best price guaranteed. But whats the truth, the brutally honest truth of contiki travel. Group sizes are completely dependent on where and how you choose to travel with contiki. On the website you will find a variety of tools that will help you sale tools, learn about the current specials, apply for educational trips, and utilize their booking system. These days, contiki has come a long way since that first trip around europe in the minibus with just john anderson. Apr 03, 2019 topdeck travel does not charge single supplements, instead, they match you up with a roommates of the same sex at no extra cost. Contiki holidays is one of the worlds leading providers of tours for the 18 to 35 age group. So if youre not a big partier then you may want to reconsider. Jan 31, 2020 8 tour companies like contiki for epic adventures go somewhere you have never been and explore the world with travel deals from tour companies like contiki. Share unforgettable travel experiences with new friends from around the world.
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Contiki creates trip itineraries designed for younger travellers. Or why not immerse into an authentic australian experience, learning about the aboriginal culture in alice. Been looking at travel company and im not sure who to go with. We offer contiki tours for 1835s in europe, asia, usa, south america, new zealand and more. If you book twinshare but youre travelling on your own, well arrange for you to share. Contiki travel in australia australia forum tripadvisor.
Contiki travel agent website contiki tours offers a straightforward and easy to navigate website for travel agents. To kick off my solo travel career i opted to try a group tour so i wasnt 100% alone. John duncan anderson mnzm born 1938 is a new zealand businessman, author and celebrity speaker. Kontiki is also the name of heyerdahls book, the academy awardwinning documentary film chronicling his adventures. It is probably one of the 2 or 3 biggest brand names in travel. Well you might just call me the queen of contiki, as ive had an ongoing partnership with them for over 3 years, during which i have been on 14 contiki trips covering. As the original travel company for the young, wild and free, contiki have perfected the art of travel for 1835 year olds. Youth travel company contiki is giving us the best possible excuse to book an overseas trip with its leap year sale but the deal is on for one day only.
Offer valid until may 31, 2020 for travel before december 31, 2020. Tours range from three to 46 days in duration and cover europe, britain, south america, north america, egypt, asia, new zealand and australia. Looked into sta and submitted an enquiry, but ive been called by their sales tea. Book a group of 10 or more people and each person saves 10% off the land price. Contiki s australian and new zealand programmes are operated by contiki holidays australia pty ltd and contiki holidays new zealand limited. Contiki is the original travel company for 18 to 35s ensuring since 1962 travellers have been having the time of their lives. Weve got 24 tours going to australia, starting from just 3 days in length, and the longest tour is 22 days. Travel exclusively for 1835 year olds, connecting young travelers to the time of their lives. Fascinating and hilarious photos reveal what travel was. Vietnam experience includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more. By 2021, every contiki tour will have all 5 travel experiences.
Their brand is designed around this unique experience geared toward younger travellers, so. Contikis asian programs are operated by contiki holidays asia ltd. Contiki tours are targeted to a younger market, with most travelers being between the age of 1923. Visit to the vast underground cu chi tunnels near ho chi minh. Contiki is a coach tour company that caters to 18 to 35yearolds. Europe my first experience with contiki what i wish id known i did my trip, contiki tourssuperior road to athens tour in september.
Pentravel contiki book contiki with the travel experts. With the discovery tour vietnam experience, you have a 12 day tour package taking you through ho chi minh city, vietnam and 6 other destinations in vietnam. These funloving social group trips, designed exclusively for 18. With 300 trips spanning 6 continents, the best team in the business, 8 ways to travel and more included experiences, your transportation is just the start of what you get with contiki. Airline tickets will be issued electronically in most cases. Contiki launches leap year sale with 29% off on europe. Contiki describes itself as the world leaders in travel experiences for 1835s. Travel in exquisite luxury, with fivestar service and exceptional experiences for a journey beyond the ordinary. Check out some of the best holidays you can take in australia. For over 50 years, we have been providing lifechanging experiences.
Let contiki organise all the logistics for you as you see all the sights and enjoy the ride with your new best mates. Either way, latin america is packed full of adventure and you can tour it the contiki way. Others may do some things well, we do all these better. He is the founder of the travel and leisure company contiki tours. Contiki holidays book a contiki tour with flight centre. Many travellers will go on a contiki, the same way their parents did with many of the same parents meeting on a contiki while travelling. It operates tours in europe, australia, new zealand, north america, south america, africa, middle east, and asia. My contiki australia beaches and reefs group size 48 people. They can be more fastpaced, budgetminded, and includes activities for travellers to meet and have fun with other young passengers from all parts of the world.
Contiki reserves the right to cancel the booking and apply cancelation charges should payments not be received within the above specified periods. Choose from food, local, cultural, conscious travel and wellness and active. Travel documents will be emailed to the lead passenger or travel agent email address on. Contiki holidays is one of the worlds leading tour providers for the 18 to 35 year old market. Fancy exploring underwater utopias, breathing in an uluru sunset or soaking up some rays on some of.
Prices displayed are for cash payments in store and additional fees may apply to online bookings. The worlds most awarded guided travel brand, effortlessly connecting you to the real depth in all seven continents. Through contiki cares, were committed to sustainable travel, spreading awareness about the issues facing wildlife, the planet and the communities we visit while empowering young travellers to step up and make a difference. All contiki tours outline what type of travel experience you can expect, so you can be confident youre finding the tour thats right for you.
In europe, north america, australia and new zealand, group sizes can range between 35 52 travelers max usually in busy periods like europe summer, contiki groups are at maximum capacity. Contiki tours are guided group tours exclusively for 1835 year old travellers. It was a wonderful way to see many cities in a short. It is, but it is far more about business, entrepreneurship, ambition and achieving success, and of course, it is also a biography. Contiki tours offer a hasslefree vacation experience. My contiki experience was amazing, as everything was set out perfectly from the beginning with no issues along the way. Written by the founder of contiki, only two seats left is the incredible story of how a simple idea with a starting capital of just 25 pounds became a worldwide travel company with an internationally. Travelers will get the chance to see amazing sights and unique cultures on a contiki vacation. When i mentioned contiki tours to people back home in canada, not many knew what i was talking about. Contiki tours 2020, 2021 worldwide trips for 18 to 35 year.
Initially i mistook this for a travel book, or a book about a travel company. Come solo, with friends or a partner leave with memories thatll stay with you forever. My contiki big indochina adventure group size 18, small and intimate. When you book your contiki tour with us youll enjoy exclusive online savings, a dedicated travel consultant to look. Book at the same time as you book your contiki tour. In australia, our conscious travel initiatives include indigenous craft experiences, cleaning plastic from bondi beach and dropping by a turtle hospital in the great barrier reef. Contiki cares is our commitment to protecting the communities and wildlife we interact with, as well as the planet we share. Contiki is a different way to see the world, with expert local guides and new friends to share it all with. Heres what you get when you travel with us on our small group adventures in australia, all included. If you have booked with a specific brand, please make sure that the code on the drop down menu when you log in matches the code in your invoice or confirmation email. Contiki claims to be the most popular youth travel company in the. The most popular month to go is december, which has the most number of tour departures. Contiki s asian programs are operated by contiki holidays asia ltd. Theyre not only expert guides who take care of all the little details but also fellow travellers who are dedicated to helping you explore in comfort and confidence.
Weve got 23 tours going to australia, starting from just 3 days in length, and the longest tour is 22 days. Check our travel alerts page for the latest information about covid19 updates. It was through a friend that i heard of contiki tours and soon after i found myself on not only one, but three different tours back to back. European discovery destinations by contiki with 123. Weve got tours to europe, asia or south america and the usa. Book a contiki tour with sta travel and get exclusive discounts and offers. Contiki usa, europe and more holidays universal traveller. Contiki also offers more flexibility through 8 ways to travel, 5 ways to stay and endless free time and options. Today, we provide the best trips, which offer more fun, less hassle, and the free.1427 1346 210 994 1099 321 91 635 256 1093 1138 1415 834 770 827 754 941 1059 916 1164 1 1219 379 659 557 839 61 1053 891 984 843 998 825 837 727 600 1186 1576 151 820 752 1125 375 1031 700 494 788 1034