Our Latest Holiday Deals

$6,999 - Cuba & South America Cruise Tour - 22 days

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$5,499 - 2017 Alaska Cruise and Canada Rail tour - 14 day

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$5,999 - South Africa Escorted Tour & Egypt Nile Cruise - 21 days

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$3,799 - South Africa Escorted Tour

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$1,499 - Magical Borneo - 8 days staying at 5 star resort

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$3,999 - The REAL ALASKA Cruise Tour - 12 days

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$9,999 - Ultimate USA, Canada & Alaska Tour - 37 days - Includes Flights

New York, Niagara Falls - Eastern &amo; Western Canada, Alaska Inside Passage Cruise, Las Vegas, Grand Canyon and San Francisco

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$3,299 - South Africa Kruger Safari - 10 days

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$3,999 - Eastern Canada Rail Tour - 14 day

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$3,699 - Italy Rail Tour - 17 days - Includes Flights

Visit 6 amazing Italian cities

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$7,999 - Three French River Cruises - 18 days - Includes Flights

Cruise along Four French Rivers - Garonne & Gironde river, Seine river & Rhone river

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Mark: mark@ditravel.com.au
Sonya: sonya@ditravel.com.au
Laura: laura@ditravel.com.au
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Cati: cati@ditravel.com.au
Helen: helen@ditravel.com.au
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We are Alaska, Africa, Turkey, Vietnam, Burma, Iran, Egypt, Canada, Peru, USA, Cruise, Singles & Europe River Cruise Experts
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Please call our office today for a free brochure or a quote for your next holiday.
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Our Services

Destination International Holidays combines over 75 years travel experience in promoting and selling rail and cruise tours throughout the world. Our exclusive focus is on supported travel arrangements that provide our customers with a breadth and depth of service complimented by local expertise that is simply unparalleled.
We know we can offer you the expertise that you would expect in planning a trip of a lifetime to any of our destinations.
We offer the widest selection of independent & group travel experiences.
Explore Alaska at www.realalaskantours.com.
Let us design a Rail, Coach, Cruise or Drive combination tour for you today. Please feel free to email us your proposed itinerary for travel arrangements. Our experts will pass on their advice and modify your itinerary to best suit your travel requirements and budget.
We have always prided ourselves in our ability to provide a value based travel experience for the most affordable price available. We don’t want you cost cutting your holiday, we just believe in offering you value for money for all of your hard earned dollars. We continue to travel to our specialised areas ensuring we are constantly updating our product knowledge and providing you with the best local operators and services in each destination.
By choosing Destination International Holidays you are choosing a company that cares and has the experience and contacts to make your trip a memorable experience. We try to guarantee all tour departures, the only exceptions being circumstances beyond our control. We also offer you the flexibility of tailor made programs to fit your personal dream and exceed your expectations.

Rail or Cruising should be nothing less than an incredible travel experience. So many people dream of travelling and seeing some of the wonders the world has to offer.
Your travel consultant is working hard so that any you can fulfil these dreams by Rail or Cruise, the choice is yours. We want to provide you with the lowest possible price with the best available customer service.

The Destination International Holidays difference

Tailor-made travel itineraries

Designed for the independent traveller, Rail & Cruise Tours holidays are flexible to suit your needs, and if you are looking for something truly unique, we'll tailor-make a tour just for you. Come to us with your ideas and expectations and let your Travel Specialist use their creativity and destination expertise to provide you a truly memorable travel experience.

Personalised service

From your first contact with us to the end of your trip your dedicated Travel Specialist will help plan and support your holiday to ensure an experience you will want to remember. While you are travelling, we are working hard back in Australia and accessible to you through dedicated customer support telephone numbers.

Incomparable staff

Your Rail & Cruise Travel Specialist is passionate about the world and has first-hand knowledge of Cruising & Rail Tours world wide. Your Travel Specialist has the knowledge, experience and commitment to organize flawless multi-destination travel experiences.

Memories for a lifetime

Rail & Cruise Tours holiday packages offer travellers exceptional value for multi-destination travel experiences. Our services include the best of local operators that have pre-screened accommodations (from desirable 3-star properties to luxurious 5-star resorts), hassle free transfers, sumptuous meal plans and unique tours & attractions that will make your holiday of a life time simply unforgettable.

International airfares

Rail & Cruise Tours has many years experience in selling International airfares. With over 75,000 airfares to more than 118 countries and a choice of 70 international and domestic airlines, we do all of the hard work for you. Whether your travel arrangements are for business or leisure, we can pass on remarkable savings in economy, business or first class airfares depending on the airline, destination and time of year you are travelling. Call us today for a quote and some invaluable advice on discounted airfares.

Travel insurance is essential

We believe that Travel Insurance is an important part of holiday planning to protect you from those unfortunate circumstances that may disrupt your travel plans. We have a complete range of coverage including:
  • Trip interruption
  • Trip cancellation
  • Emergency hospital & medical


You may find that some of our tour packages on this site have expired.

We leave them on the site so you have a better understanding of the extensive range of holidays that are available within our organisation.

If you find that one of our tours has expired and you would like the holiday recosted, please contact us on 1300 813391.


Effective 14 June 2016, our new address and telephone/fax details are:

Reservations: 1300 813 391
T: 03 9818 1767
F: 03 9818 2609


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Alaska and Canada trip

"What a wonderful trip your company has put together. I would like to firstly thank you for your arrangements, all went smoothly, secondly Destination International for putting together such a great trip with such great value & thirdly please pass on my thanks to Cati, the stabilizing force within the group of eccentrics. I also feel your Canada Tour operator deserves a mention, our driver Rob & guide Brad gave us a most relaxed & safe journey. Royal Caribbean speak for themselves, I have cruised with them previously, excellent! I will not hesitate to recommend your company to any friends considering a trip & I will keep an eye on your web site for any future holidays. As the say in Canada "HAPPY TRAILS", Allan"


We go directly to our overseas suppliers to source the best possible price and holiday for you.

That’s why our holidays are so affordable!

There are many overseas wholesalers that currently do not sell their holidays in Australia. We have approached some these businesses to see if we can represent them here in our country.

These travel professionals offer exceptional service and tours at just the right price.

If you think you are paying too much for your travel arrangements, please give us a call, we will do our best to find you a holiday that fits within your travel budget.

Welcome to Destination International Holidays
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We believe that the spirit of Destination International Holidays is about relaxing, enjoying life’s simple pleasures, respecting the environment and connecting with people, places and cultures. Our exclusive focus is on supported travel arrangements which provide our customers with a breadth and depth of service complimented by local expertise that is simply unparalleled
On behalf of your tour planner at Destination International Holidays we look forward to helping you Explore your favourite destinations Your Way! Whether you have always imagined exploring the USA, Canada, Mexico, Asia, Europe, Africa or New Zealand by Rail or Ship, our knowledgeable staff will help you fulfil your travel dreams on your very own travel terms.

Travel professionals caring about your total travel experience

Destination International Holidays are proud to offer you our affordable and flexible travel services. Our friendly staff can offer you a local perspective on all those “must see” destinations and the best way to add value to your overseas holiday. In fact, customizing your trip to meet your specific requirements is our specialty.

Reservations Bookings Centre

Destination International Holidays

Ph: 1300 813 391

Please read this information prior to making your reservation

The information presented in our brochure is correct to the best of our knowledge, but is subject to change without notice. Changes can occur with respect to prices, itineraries, duration of holidays, service standards, tour content, airfares and schedules. This is out of our control. Please ensure you advise details of your requirements at the time of booking.
The Australian GST does not apply to international travel. Any service fees, courier, cancellation and amendment fees are subject to GST. You will be charged GST where applicable.
A deposit of 50% per person of the total price is required to confirm your booking. Receipt of deposit will be taken as an understanding by Destination International that the customer has checked their confirmed travel arrangements and has read and agreed to the terms and conditions.
Payment in full must be made no less than 65 days before travel.
All prices for our tours are advised in Australian Dollars ($AUD). They are based on airfares, schedules and tariffs at the time of printing. Destination International reserves the right to vary the cost of the tour, taxes and airline prices if necessary by reason of currency fluctuation, cost increase, or airfare increase. All prices are subject to confirmation from local tour operators. Once full payment has been received by Destination International no surcharges in respect to currency fluctuations will be applied. Destination International can not be held responsible for any service that we are unable to provide due to that particular component being unavailable.
Destination International reserves the right to amend the itinerary for reasons such as service requirements, road or weather conditions or unforeseen circumstances. Where a change is of a significant nature, it will be advised to our customers in writing. Destination International reserves the right to substitute hotels, lodges, inns and camps with properties of similar standard.
Should you need to alter your original reservations, there will be an automatic fee charged of $50 per amendment or transaction. Additionally there may be cancellation fees levied by the tour operator or fees may be applicable where arrangements have been pre-purchased.
Cancellation fees will be levied relative to the amount of notice given as follows:
Days Notice
90 or more
% of Fare
Loss of Deposit (50%)
The above are Destination International cancellation fees. Airlines and Tour Operators may have additional fees. Transfer of a confirmed booking to another tour or departure date is deemed a cancellation of the original booking. There will be no refund for cancellation of unused services on or after commencement date. Please note that employees of any overseas suppliers are not authorised by Destination International to make any undertakings to our clients in respect of refunds or other matters.
You must be insured for the duration of your trip. You need comprehensive travel insurance to cover cancellation, health requirements, luggage and additional expenses. Insurance policies rarely cover for loss of cash.
There will be variations in the size, standard and presentation of rooms and facilities within the one hotel. This is beyond the control of Destination International.
If you encounter any problems on your holiday, you should to try and solve it directly with the supplier whilst overseas. If it is not possible to do so please do so in writing within 30 days of completing your Destination International travel arrangements.
You must familiarise yourself with any visa and health requirements that may be applicable in the countries you are visiting. You are responsible for all entry/exit health and any other documents required by laws, regulations, orders, demands or requirements of countries visited or transited. Please note that passport and visa requirements are not the responsibility of Destination International. We will not be held liable for any loss or expense due to the failure to complywith the above. We recommend that you be in possession of a passport valid for at least 6 months beyond your intended stay overseas.
Official travel advice issued by the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade is available by calling 1300 555 135 or visiting their web site www.dfat.gov.au. You must review this information both prior to making your booking and prior to departure.
Destination International does not itself provide carriage services, accommodation, transport or tours. Destination International acts as an agent for the "Service Providers"). All products and services provided by Service Providers are provided on those Service Providers own terms and conditions which may include limitations and exclusions of liability. All bookings with Destination International and all tickets, vouchers, receipts, coupons, exchange orders and other like documents issued to the client, are subject to each Service Providers terms and conditions governing the provision of products and services to be provided by that Service provider. Destination International shall not be liable for any acts, omissions or defaults whether negligent or otherwise, of any Service Providers. Destination International shall not be liable (whether in contract, tort or otherwise) for any injury, illness, death, loss, damage, expense, delay or inconvenience resulting directly or indirectly from circumstances outside of Destination International control, including acts of nature, war, civil disturbances, strikes, floods, acts of government or authorities, breakdowns, accidents, disease, quarantine, terrorism, medical or customs regulations, and alterations, cancellations or delays concerning itineraries, timetables or accommodation.
The contract between Destination International is governed by the laws of the State of Victoria. By booking with Destination International, the client agrees to be bound by the terms and conditions referred to in our brochure.