Wednesday, June 26, 2013


Special luxury travel opportunitites to Australia and New Zealand

(TRAVPR.COM) UNITED STATES - June 18th, 2013 - From ancient aboriginal sites in Australia to spectacular fjords in New Zealand, these two destinations offer amazing opportunities for all types of adventures. Not surprising when you consider the unique mix of climates, cultures and cities of the South Pacific.

As a global leader in luxury travel experiences, Big Five Tours & Expeditions presents distinctive tours that focus on each of Australia's and New Zealand's multi-faceted personalities.

For nature lovers, “Wild Australia” explores the unique highlights of Northern Australia. This includes access to ancient aboriginal sites in Arnhem Land, Ningaloo Reef, the Bamurru Plains, as well as horseback riding treks and hikes in the Kimberley.

Guests stay in outstanding properties such as SalSalis and Barmurru Plains, which have established sustainable practices to reducetheir carbon footprint, including generating most or all of their energyvia the use of solar power.

This tour is one of many sustainable travel options offered by Big Five supporting their goal of becoming fully sustainable in terms of product by 2016. They offer award-winning services presented in luxurious surroundings, all the while remaining committed to the best in sustainable practices.

For those looking for adventure, The “Speed Collection New Zealand” offers a once-in-a-lifetime collection of adrenaline fueled experiences in a breathtaking location. Travelers are able to participate in a cable-controlled, base jump off Auckland's Sky Tower (the tallest structure in the Southern Hemisphere), take a ride in a vintage bi-plane as the pilot performs aerial acrobatics, as well as enjoy the spectacular glacial beauty of Milford Sound and Marlborough Sound.

Big Five Tours & Expeditions

With more than 40 years' experience in luxury adventure travel, Big Five Tours & Expeditions offers luxury guided travel to Africa, Asia, the Orient, South and Central America, and the South Pacific. For more information, contact Big Five, (800) 244 3483, or email:

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