Why choose AAT Kings when touring Australia and New Zealand

Why choose AAT Kings when touring Australia and New Zealand

There is no better way to experience the sights and sounds of a country, to absorb its culture and learn about its history and people, than on an escorted tour. Since 1912, AAT Kings has been helping people from all over the world explore Australia and New Zealand from top to bottom. AAT Kings are the Guided Holiday experts in Australia and New Zealand. Relax in the comfort of knowing you’re in the best of hands. They have spent more than 100 years out in the field perfecting your next holiday; meeting the country’s quirkiest (and most knowledgeable) characters, heading off-grid to find hidden haunts, working with chefs to perfect meals, and mapping out routes that reveal the true soul of your destination. 

Committed to sustainable tourism practices they are reducing their environmental impact whilst supporting local communities and preserving natural and cultural heritage. Choosing AAT Kings offers travellers a hassle-free, informative, and enjoyable way to explore. All Guided Holidays feature quality hotels with porterage, all breakfasts and up to half of the evening meals included. They are constantly looking for new ways to enhance their journeys, whether that be an exclusive tour of Uluru’s Field of Light or an unforgettable display at the Dark Sky Reserve in Lake Tekapo.

Guided Holidays 


Ranging from 3 to 22 days in length, with all breakfasts included, plus up to half of your dinners, our Guided Holidays of Australia and New Zealand are the perfect way to experience these great southern nations. On top of that, because you’re travelling in a group of up to 48, it’s a great way to make new friends who you’ll share lasting memories with – all you need to do is sit back, relax and let AAT Kings take care of the rest.

Inspiring Journeys


On an AAT Kings Inspiring Journey you will be taken off the beaten track with immersive experiences in a boutique small group setting. You’ll travel in luxury coaches or 4WD vehicles and stay in boutique retreats, lodges and resorts, with gourmet cuisine to match. Share your holiday with a small group of up to 22 like-minded individuals.

Escorted tours have amazing benefits, one being that throughout your tour you are guided by an expert Travel Director. Each expert is a destination and cultural expert, and they will help you uncover areas that are hidden gems within Australia and New Zealand The great thing is how flexible AAT Kings is with their guided holidays. If you would like time to yourself throughout the experience, they have free time available where you can explore sights and cities at your own pace before joining the group for dinner in the evening.  

Find out more about AAT Kings and be inspired by our latest itineraries here.

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Our Awards

We are very proud that our personal, friendly service and attention to detail has led to us becoming an industry leader in providing tailor-made holidays. We have been recognised throughout the years by winning a number of prestigious awards from within and outside of the travel industry. We won the "Best Operator to Canada" award at the 2017 British Annual Canada Travel Awards for a record 15th time.

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