Holidays under $1,000: New Zealand, Bali, China, Phuket

Posted: 19 October 2017 12:36 pm
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Our round-up of the best holidays you can book for $1,000 or less.

Feel like a holiday? Feel like getting one at a great price? You've come to the right place.


$969: 8 night New Zealand flight & cruise package

From $969 you can get an all-inclusive experience around New Zealand. This price includes flights to Auckland for your departure and a one-way cruise from Auckland to Sydney. Along the way you'll visit Tauranga, and stay overnight in the stunning Bay of Islands as well as Sydney.

All meals are included (yes, even afternoon teas and snacks), as well as flights to New Zealand, accommodation, entertainment and onboard leisure facilities and amenities, luggage porterage, activities, guest lecture programs and more.

Other than the cost of getting to the airport, and getting home from Sydney Harbour, you don't need to spend a cent more than your package price.

Book your all-inclusive New Zealand cruise

Need to know:

  • Cruise departs on 16 February 2018.
  • Price is per person twin share for an interior cabin.
  • Gratuities are not included.


$849: Flights, food and seven nights at the Sakala Resort Bali

You'll find an oasis of calm in the luxury, 5-star Sakala Resort Bali. The resort has plenty to offer including a pool, wellness area and elegant suites featuring marble-finished bathrooms all round.

This package has a lot to offer as well, including flights, accommodation, daily breakfast, dinner for two, daily cocktail and one massage and spa treatment per adult, per stay.

Need to know:

  • Price is per person for twin share
  • Travel available until 30 June 2018.
  • Blackout dates apply 23 December 2017 - 5 January 2018. Surcharges apply over peak periods.
  • Prices are for flights from Perth. Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide packages available for a slightly higher price.


$999: China holiday river cruise package, including flights

It's the only way to travel.

Fly away for a luxurious Yangtze river cruise, with a $999 package that includes return flights from Melbourne or Sydney, four nights on the river cruise, transfers and accommodation, almost all meals, tour tipping and experienced guides.

Cruise the Yangtze River

Need to know:

  • A surcharge of $200 applies to travel in May, Sep and Oct 2018
  • Deal is per person twin share, with a limit of one of these deals per departure
  • Select departure dates available from March to October 2018


$603: A weekend at Sugar Marina Resort in Phuket, including flights

This deal is for a weekend at Sugar Marina Resort ART Karon Beach in Phuket. The price includes deluxe accommodation right on Karon Beach, and return flights from Sydney to Phuket.

Just hit the button, and look for Sugar Marina Resort in Phuket to find this deal. You can't miss it, and probably don't want to.

Get your Phuket getaway

Need to know:

  • Deal is for a specific weekend away, departing Friday 16 November and returning Sunday 19 November.
  • Flights are with Scoot and do not include checked luggage. This can be added for a fee.

Each week, Holidays under $1,000 will let you know about the very best discounted tours. All tours and holiday packages are available at the time of writing.

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