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Christmas holiday tours

Celebrate the festive season with an unforgettable tour

See our tours for Christmas and the New Year

Join Fun Over Fifty on one of our magical Christmas tours, exploring new destinations throughout Australia. Immerse yourself in the festivities that promise to deliver all the Christmas cheer, conveniently wrapped up in an all inclusive package. Sit back, relax and allow us to surround you with laughter, friends, and moments that create cherished memories.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
10
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Treat yourself this Christmas with the awe-inspiring sights and tastes of Tasmania with 10 days discovering Port Arthur Penal Settlement, Tasman Arch, Derwent Valley, Eaglehawk Neck, Bruny Island and more. We celebrate Christmas in Hobart with a long sumptuous lunch and spend New Years Eve in Orford. You’ll be tempted by heritage, culture, taste sensations and glorious natural scenery whilst also visiting Cradle Mountain, Strahan and Launceston.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
5
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Escape for Christmas travelling in style on board the Great Southern. Departing Adelaide we traverse South Australia through the magical Adelaide Hills on to Canberra and Coffs Harbour. Christmas Day is celebrated on board the Great Southern in the morning before stopping at the small station of Uranga, where we take in spectacular coastline views and the Great Dividing Range before travelling to Coffs Harbour. Ending our rail experience in Brisbane where we celebrate the grand finale of the tour - Feasting on seafood and traditional fare for Christmas dinner and enjoying the river views at night.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
9
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Enjoy a luxurious Christmas getaway to the cool Southern Highlands as you travel in Opulent 'Diamond Class'. Unrivalled in style and class this tour takes in South West Rocks, the Hunter Valley, 3 nights in old-world grand country-house charm at Peppers Manor House in Sutton Forest, and a 5 star finish in Sydney's Circular Quay. With a Gala Christmas Day lunch and Boxing Day cruise on Sydney Harbour, this will be a very Merry Christmas indeed!

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
8
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Norfolk Island beckons with its charming mix of history, culture, welcoming hospitality and relaxing atmosphere. With 7 nights at the Paradise Hotel and daily activities including a 4WD island tour, convict settlement tour, glass bottom boat cruise and bushwalk breakfast, there is plenty to keep you busy during the day. Don't forget the main event for this tour - Christmas Day! We dine on a traditional and seafood Christmas Day lunch with all of the trimmings. At night join a progressive dinner, enjoy 'Wonderland by Night' and even dress as a convict for a dinner and show.

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Physical rating:
3 - Active/Moderate
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Tour duration:
6
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Fraser Coast Christmas! Enjoy 5 nights in K'Gari (Fraser Island). Take a 4WD safari coach along the 75 mile beach, the spine of Fraser Island. With sights including Hook Point to Great Sandy Cape and he Maheno Shipwreck. Celebrate Christmas the Fraser way, with a seasonal festive feast in the Grand Ballroom, consisting of fresh seafood and traditional Christmas selections. Join an eco marine adventure cruise along the western coast of K'Gari exploring the remarkable UNESCO-awarded Great Sandy Biosphere, and more!

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
6
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Head north for Christmas in tropical style! Unpack once for 5 nights in 5 star luxury at the Shangri-La in Cairns. We’ll dive into Green Island on a half-day tour including a semi-submarine coral viewing experience; enjoy an exclusive private twilight tour and dinner at Cairns Aquarium; ride the breathtaking Kuranda Scenic Railway and discover the sweeping plateaus of the cool Atherton Tablelands.

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Physical rating:
1 - Easy
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Tour duration:
5
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Discover the pristine Dorrigo National Park with 4 nights at the tranquil Lookout Mountain Retreat. Visit Dolphin Marine Conservation Park and Coffs Harbour Butterfly House. Drive the breathtaking Waterfall Way and take in an ale at the famous ‘Pub With No Beer’. Then celebrate Christmas in style with newfound friends against the backdrop of the stunning mountain and valley views of the retreat.

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Physical rating:
2 - Moderate
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Tour duration:
3
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We celebrate Christmas in July staying 2 nights at the tranquil Lookout Mountain Retreat, a stone’s throw from Dorrigo’s World Heritage National Park. Visit Dutton Trout Farm and discover the Dorrigo National Park Rainforest Centre with a guided walk. Then celebrate Christmas in July in style with newfound friends against the backdrop of the stunning mountain and valley views of the retreat.

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Luxury and style

We travel in comfort and style everywhere we go. and you'll get all the holiday indulgences you need with our Christmas tours.

Fitness ratings

Our tours have fitness ratings, so you know which ones are right for you. It also means everyone on the tours has a similar fitness level.

Leaders in domestic tourism

We are proud to have two decades' experience creating unforgettable holiday tours in every state and territory.

All inclusive tours

With Fun Over Fifty tours, you get all accommodation, all activities, and most meals included. You don't need to worry about a thing.

Frequently asked questions

How do I book a tour?

Call us to book your tour. We will take your details and reserve your place over the phone. We will also give you any information you need and explain the next steps.

What do we do on a Christmas tour?

We enjoy a bit of holiday fun! While the specific activities and sightseeing depends on the tour you choose, you can rest assured that all our Christmas and New Years tours are full of cheer and merriment.

What are the best places to visit during Christmas and New Years?

The middle of Australia's summer means that weather should be beautiful and sunny wherever you choose to travel. If you want to avoid the harsh heat, then a tour to Tasmania or a cruise on the Murray River would be perfect for you. If you love the heat, then we have beautiful tour destinations in Queensland and the top end.

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A word about COVID-19

We are following all government advice and restrictions. We have policies in place to ensure the health and safety of our team, our guests, and the community.

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