Days 1-4: Los Angeles Stopover
To begin your round the world package, enjoy a quick city break in Los Angeles. Quirky beaches and star-lined sidewalks of Hollywood are waiting for you on our 4 day, 3 nights Los Angeles stopover package designed to introduce you to LA. Check out the famous handprints dotted along the street near Grauman’s Chinese Theatre and spot your favourite stars on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood. Take in the historic side of Los Angeles from the Walt Disney Concert Hall to the Cathedral of our Lady and grab a dim sum lunch under the lanterns of Chinatown.
Days 5-12: Rarotonga & Aitutaki Escape
Touchdown in the Cook Islands to begin our Rarotonga & Aitutaki Escape. Spend a few days winding down and experiencing daily life on Rarotonga with its beautiful beaches and volcanic interior. You'll encounter a real sense of authenticity here as all hotels are locally owned and run, plus there's also a strong cultural influence. 'Island nights' are a regular occurrence here, offering you an opportunity to get a feel for Polynesian culture through the sharing of food, dance and music.
After a few days, you'll take a 45-minute scenic flight over to the island of Aitutaki, where the spectacular Aitutaki Lagoon awaits. No trip is complete without a boat ride on the lagoon and it's even possible to get married on a little island in the centre!
Days 14-18: New Zealand: Northland & Bay of Islands
Spend 5 days exploring New Zealand’s tranquil, northernmost region of Northlands and Bay of Islands on this self-drive itinerary. Spend a night in Auckland, the ‘City of Sails’ before driving north towards Bay of Islands; an enclave encompassing more than 140 sub-tropical islands which is also known for its Maori artefacts and unspoiled beaches. Enjoy a dolphin-spotting cruise, a stroll through the local art galleries and a visit to the historic treaty house in Russell.
If you’d like to extend your stay in New Zealand, we will be happy to tailor the trip to your exact needs, for some inspiration check out our other trip ideas below:
Days 18-21: Singapore stopover
For your final stop, we’ve included our Singapore stopover package which includes 3 nights’ accommodation, airport transfers airport and a half-day city tour. In the evening, we recommend you head down to Marina Bay to see the stunning light shows that light up the sky. Why not book an afternoon tea at the iconic Raffles Hotel, or head up to the Long Bar to enjoy a Singapore Sling in the bar where it was created?