Bucket Listers

If we’ve heard it once, we’ve heard it dozens of times: “A New Zealand vacation is on my bucket list.” “Snorkeling in the Great Barrier Reef is on my bucket list.”

Turns out that the locations Down Under Endeavours specializes in are also frequently cited “bucket list” destinations. If you are planning your bucket list trip, remember that we know just what to do and who to call. Not only are we experts in the South Pacific, we can create the experiences that you have been dreaming about… bungee jumping in New Zealand, taking a sea plane ride to lunch in Sydney, enjoying a private dinner on a beach in Fiji. Whatever you’re dreaming of, we add all of the special touches that make your bucket list vacation the once in a lifetime experience you want it to be.

Starting at $3,499

Outback Vacation: Ultimate Australia Cultural Experience

We planned this Outback Vacation: Ultimate Australia Cultural Experience for 2 sisters who had visited Sydney and the major Australian cities, and now wanted to get a feel for the local cultures. This journey took them to iconic highlights, including Uluru and the Great Barrier Reef, as well as some spectacular areas off the beaten track. Read More…

Trip Type: Heritage and Culture

Starting at $3,999

New Zealand Highlights Tour: South Island

This New Zealand Highlights Tour of the South Island was planned for a couple from Michigan celebrating their 20th anniversary. For this special trip, they wanted to experience New Zealand’s famously beautiful scenery and go on unique outdoor adventures. They began their New Zealand Highlights Tour in Dunedin, a town with a Scottish feel that’s home to New Read More…

Trip Type: Highlights, Outdoor Adventure, Family Travel

Starting at $4,899

New Zealand Vacation: Off the Beaten Track Adventure

This New Zealand Vacation: Off the Beaten Track Adventure was designed for a honeymoon couple from Los Angeles. They were avid hikers, and they wanted to experience beautiful wilderness and outdoor adventures away from the usual tourist areas. We sent them on a road trip to some of the most breathtaking parts of the South Island Read More…

Trip Type: Wildlife & Wilderness, Outdoor Adventure, Family Travel, Romantic Getaways

Starting at $5,199

New Zealand Birthday Vacation: Penguins, Fiordlands, and Wilderness

This New Zealand Birthday Vacation package was planned for a young couple from Milwaukee. They were fascinated with wildlife and beautiful scenery, so we created this New Zealand Adventure package to take them to some of New Zealand’s most scenic areas. They started their adventure in pristine Arthur’s Pass for a private nature hike and beautiful mountain views. Read More…

Trip Type: Wildlife & Wilderness, Highlights, Outdoor Adventure, Family Travel, Romantic Getaways

Starting at $5,199

Australia Winter Getaway

This Australia Winter Getaway was planned for a couple who wanted a winter holiday with all the highlights of Australia. This travel package gave them the perfect Australian adventure, with a mix of can’t-miss activities and leisure time. Our clients started their Australia Winter Getaway in Port Douglas, a gorgeous tropical city on Australia’s north coast. Read More…

Trip Type: Cities, Highlights

Starting at $7,835

Active Nature Retreat: New Zealand and Fiji Explorer Package

This active nature retreat brings you to some of the most picturesque, remote regions of New Zealand and Fiji, where the natural beauty that surrounds you will rejuvenate body and soul. In New Zealand, explore the Hollyford Track by foot, jetboat, and helicopter; cycle along tranquil Lake Wakatipu; and hike the dramatic Tongariro Alpine Crossing. Finish with a week in beautiful Fiji, where you can relax or explore endless island adventures at your own pace.

Trip Type: Outdoor Adventure, Islands, Beaches & Reefs, Spa & Relaxation, Wildlife & Wilderness, Romantic Getaways

Starting at $7,999

Golf, Wine, and Art in Melbourne and Adelaide + Outback Luxury Train

Explore the best of Australia’s luxury living, with exclusive experiences that bring the country’s unique offerings to life. From golfing Melbourne’s top courses, to epicurean adventures in the Mornington Peninsula, to soaking up outback scenery from the comfort of a luxury train, this trip gives you a bit of everything.

Trip Type: Golf, Food and Wine, Cities

Starting at $9,259

South Pacific Vacations: Australia and Fiji Luxury Resorts

We designed this South Pacific Vacations: Australia and Fiji Luxury Resorts package for a couple from Atlanta who were celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary. They wanted a fabulous luxury getaway with exclusive 5-star resorts, with a good mix of adventure and relaxation. This trip was the perfect way to celebrate! They began their South Pacific Vacations: Australia Read More…

Trip Type: Cities, Islands, Beaches & Reefs, Romantic Getaways, Spa & Relaxation, Wildlife & Wilderness

Starting at $10,599

Australian Luxury Vacation: Reef to Reef Adventure

Discover Australia’s most magnificent natural attractions in 5-star luxury. Begin your journey on a private island where you can explore the Great Barrier Reef with no one else in sight. Jet over to Ningaloo Reef to swim with the whale sharks, then indulge in an epic food and wine adventure in Margaret River.

Trip Type: Islands, Beaches & Reefs, Food and Wine, Spa & Relaxation, Wildlife & Wilderness

Starting at $11,799

Australian Outback Vacation: Luxury Outback and Sydney

This Australian Outback Vacation was created for 2 sisters who wanted to get off the beaten path and experience the natural beauty of the Australian Outback, but still see highlights in Sydney. They began their Australian Outback Vacation at the luxurious Bumurru Plains, a luxury wilderness lodge located in the floodplains near Kakadu National Park. The next morning, they Read More…

Trip Type: Heritage and Culture

Starting at $15,929

Luxurious New Zealand and Private Island Fiji

This package was planned for two Florida ladies wanting to celebrate 20 years of friendship. They both had a passion for travel and New Zealand was on their bucket list. After a long time traveling, the duo hopped in their rental car where they drove to Fiordland Lodge. Here, they were welcomed with amazing staff Read More…

Trip Type: Escorted Journeys, Food and Wine, Highlights, Romantic Getaways

Starting at $55,899

Romantic Luxury Private Vacation: Fly, Sail, and Savor New Zealand

Discover New Zealand’s pristine wilderness with the utmost luxury and exclusivity. Enjoy private boat charters and helicopter excursions to explore some of New Zealand’s most dazzling scenery, from active volcanoes to icy blue glaciers to golden beaches.

Trip Type: Highlights, Romantic Getaways, Outdoor Adventure, Wildlife & Wilderness, Spa & Relaxation, Food and Wine