Visiting three continents in one month, this round the world holiday is ideal if you're short on time but eager to explore. After starting with a city break in the iconic metropolis of Singapore, you’ll head Down Under to take in the highlights of Australia, including Sydney harbour and the lush Blue Mountains. Next, you’ll take a road trip down the Great Ocean Road and explore the buzzing laneways of Melbourne.
From Melbourne, you’ll fly across the Pacific to South America. Beginning in Santiago, you’ll follow the vineyards from the coast across the Andes to Mendoza in Argentina, where you can try a few glasses of Malbec with mountain views to die for. You’ll finish the trip in exciting Buenos Aires, where passion and beauty shine through in the local food, architecture and dancing. This round the world holiday combines fascinating cities, sweeping vineyards and a couple of unforgettable road trips, allowing you to get under the skin of these incredible destinations.
Depart the UK from your chosen airport.
Start your round the world holiday in Singapore, where you’ll spend three nights exploring and getting to know this busy metropolis on your Singapore stopover. You’ll enjoy a guided city tour to get the lay of the land before exploring on your own. Browse the National Gallery, wander through Chinatown or go shopping along legendary Orchard Road. Make sure you drop into Raffles for afternoon tea and a Singapore Sling, as well as enjoying a delicious curry in Little India.
Next, you’ll head Down Under on a road trip to Visit Sydney, the Blue Mountains & Hunter Valley. You’ll have time to explore Sydney and its iconic landmarks before heading out on a self-drive adventure to the Blue Mountains and Hunter Valley. Experience the natural wonder of the Blue Mountains, with its steep cliffs, eucalyptus forests and crashing waterfalls, before heading to the picturesque Hunter Valley. Here, you can hop between the many vineyards in the area, famous for its delicious food and wine.
You’ll fly to Adelaide to begin a trip down one of the most iconic stretches of road in the world, the Great Ocean Road. You’ll spend 8 days driving from Adelaide to Melbourne, enjoying spectacular views of the stunning coastline and clear blue ocean as you drive. Along the way, you can stop at well-known sites, such as the Twelve Apostles. It’s a beautiful way to see the pretty coastal towns of Victoria and South Australia.
Next, you’ll fly across the Pacific to Chile, where you’ll set off on a week-long trip through from Santiago to Mendoza. From the cosmopolitan Chilean capital, you’ll travel over the border into Argentina’s premier wine region. You’ll start with a relaxed couple of days in a winery in the Chilean vineyards before visiting the picturesque coastal town of Valparaiso, a pretty seaside town is known for its colourful houses.
You’ll then head to Santiago and explore the capital before crossing the spectacular Andes mountain range to Mendoza in Argentina, passing through ever-changing landscapes and lush, rolling vineyard estates. During your stay in Mendoza, you’ll have the opportunity to learn about the local wine traditions and sample some world-class Argentinian wines in spectacular Andean surroundings.
You’ll finish your 4-week round the world trip in the busy city of Buenos Aires, packed with vibrant food, exotic tango and colonial architecture. Here, you’ll enjoy a half-day guided city tour to the main sights before heading off to explore yourself. If you fancy visiting a quiet but charming neighbourhood, we recommend Palermo Soho, where boutique shops and delightful cafes await.
Most of this trip takes place in the Southern Hemisphere, so we recommend travelling between November and April to make the most of the warm, dry weather.
This itinerary is purely a suggestion and can be tailor-made to your requirements, so please contact us with your dates and requests, and we’ll put together a bespoke quotation for you.