Holidays under $1,000: China, Thailand, Cairns

Posted: 9 November 2017 12:03 pm


Our round-up of the best holiday packages you can book for $1,000 or less.

Find the ideal cheap getaway from 3-8 nights in tropical destinations in Cairns, Thailand and Nadi or choose to explore nature and ancient sites in China or South Africa.

These holidays make for great stories and quick getaways that won’t break the bank.


$838: 7 night holiday in China including flights and meals

Explore multiple exotic locales with this week-long holiday to China that includes stops in Beijing, Suzhou, Hangzhou and Shanghai.

You’ll get to see incredible ancient sights and more such as Tiananmen Square, The Forbidden City and tick walking on the Great Wall of China off of your bucket list.

Originally priced at $888, using the Overseas Escape coupon code through the link below you'll save an extra $50 on your trip!

Book your 7-night China adventure

Need to know:

  • Deal is valid for one person based on a twin share
  • Flights depart from Sydney and Melbourne and include 20kg of luggage. A $350 surcharge is added for departures from Perth and Brisbane
  • China visa and travel insurance are not included
  • Valid for fixed travel departing March - November 2018


$899: Khao Lak, Thailand for 8 nights including flights, breakfast and activities

Kick back for a week at Khaolak Laguna Resort, a 4-star resort in Khao Lak that offers a tranquil oasis with Thai hospitality. The resort is an hour from Phuket International Airport and is right on the beach.

Daily buffet breakfast, a cooking class, yoga class and Thai boxing class are included. Other nearby activities include eco-adventures, snorkelling and bike tours. The surrounding area is lush with mountains, white sandy beaches and tourist markets.

Book your Thai getaway

Need to know:

  • Price is for one person sharing a twin room
  • Travel dates include 1 August 2017 until 30 June 2018. Blackout dates are 20 December-28 February
  • Flights depart from Sydney, Melbourne, Gold Coast, Perth and Adelaide and include 7kg of luggage


$359: 3 nights in Cairns with flights and breakfasts included

Find yourself in the tropical heat of Cairns for three nights at Bay Village Tropical Retreat and Apartments for a quick luxurious getaway. The retreat is an ideal base for exploring Cairns including the reefs, outback and rainforests.

This package deal includes daily continental breakfast, welcome drinks and domestic airfare. Make your way up to Cairns for a quick holiday to explore the Great Barrier Reef and more of Cairns stunning natural attractions.

Book your Cairns trip

Need to know:

  • Price is per person based on a twin share
  • Flights depart from Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne and include 7kg of carry-on luggage
  • Travel dates are from 9 October 2017 to 25 March 2018


$673: 3 nights on Beachcomber Island, Fiji, including flights from Sydney

Escape from Sydney to Fiji for three nights to rejuvenate at the Beachcomber Island Resort on Beachcomber Island.

The resort if your own exclusive piece of heaven and features a private beach, outdoor pool (not that you really need it), W-Fi access and 24-hour reception.

Activities on the island include fishing, windsurfing, canoeing and general relaxing.

This deal includes a bungalow stay for two and flights to Nadi on Jetstar.

Take that trip to Beachcomber Island

Need to know:

  • Price valid for one person based on a twin share
  • Travel dates: 10 December 2017-13 December 2017
  • Economy direct flights included

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