North Queensland Holidays

With golden beaches, rainforest and the Great Barrier Reef, Queensland is an idyllic holiday destination. Get out and about to see more.

  • Self Drive in North Queensland – through coast and country towns
  • Touring and Cruising – explore in the company of others
  • Rail Journeys – travel in style aboard the Spirit of Queensland
  • Holiday Ideas – reef, rainforest and everything in between!

All can be combined with our hotels, apartments and island resorts on a North Queensland holiday designed for you.

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Cairns & North Queensland Holidays

Reef, rainforest and everything in between! You could easily spend your whole holiday in North Queensland or create an Australia wide adventure!

Turtle on the Great Barrier Reef

Gold Coast & Tropical North

Gold Coast | Cairns

14 DAY - Holiday Idea from £525
Uluru at Sunrise

Sydney, Rock & Reef

Sydney | Ayers Rock | Cairns

13 DAY - Holiday Idea from £749
Tour Plus Eungella National Park, Queensland

East Coast Islands Tour Plus

Sydney | Brisbane | Airlie Beach | Townsville | Cairns

21 DAY - Holiday Idea from £4470
Elizabeth Quay, Perth

Australia’s Gateways

Singapore | Perth | Margaret River | Sydney | Cairns | Hong Kong

34 DAY - Holiday Idea from £2145
Melbourne, Victoria

City & Island Hopper

Sydney | Melbourne | Whitsunday Island

14 DAY - Holiday Idea from £845
View Of Sydney Harbour

Ultimate Australia

Brisbane | Fraser Island | Cairns | Ayers Rock | Sydney | Melbourne | Adelaide

32 DAY - Holiday Idea from £2825
Katherine Gorge, Nitmiluk National Park

Undiscovered Australia

Perth | Broome | Darwin | Red Centre | Cairns

36 DAY - Holiday Idea from £5739
Mt Lofty Ranges Vineyard

Australia Uncovered

Melbourne | Adelaide | Alice Springs | Darwin | Cairns | Sydney

27 DAY - Holiday Idea from £2075
Supertree Grove, Singapore

Round the World in 40 Days

Singapore | Cairns | Sydney | New Zealand | Fiji | Los Angeles I New York

40 DAY - Holiday Idea from £4495

Great Barrier Reef Cruises

Lead by expert marine biologists and offering unbelievable snorkelling opportunities, include a great barrier reef cruise in your holiday.

Save Up To £100 Great Barrier Reef Cruise

Great Barrier Reef Cruise

Cairns | Hinchinbrook Island | Dunk Island | Fitzroy Island | Cairns

4 DAY - Cruise from £885
Save Up To £100 Great Barrier Reef Cruise

Great Barrier Reef Cruise

Cairns | Cooktown | Lizard Island | Ribbon Reef | Cairns

5 DAY - Cruise from £1155
Hook Island, Whitsundays

Whitsunday Sailing

From Airlie Beach

3 DAY - Explorer from £459

North Queensland Escorted & Independent Tours

These tours start or spend time in North Queensland. A relaxing and sociable way to visit Australia's highlights and hidden gems.

Sydney, New South Wales

Australian Highlights

Melbourne | Alice Springs | Ayers Rock | Cairns | Sydney

13 DAY - Escorted Tour from £3395
Kata Tjuta The Olgas

Icons of Australia

Melbourne | Red Centre | Cairns | Sydney

13 DAY - Independent Tour from £2430
Rotorua, South Island, New Zealand

Highlights of Australia & New Zealand

Melbourne | Cairns | Sydney | Auckland | Christchurch | Queenstown

21 DAY - Escorted Tour from £4475
Sampling Wines In Hunter Valley

Inspiring Australia

Cairns | Alice Springs | Kings Canyon | Ayers Rock | Sydney | Blue Mountains | Hunter Valley

13 DAY - Small Group Tour from £5595
Milford Sound, South Island

Australia & New Zealand Touring

Cairns | Queensland Coast | Sydney | Christchurch | Milford Sound

28 DAY - Holiday Idea from £5895

North Queensland Driving & Rail Holidays

Explore at your own pace with a self drive or motorhome holiday or hop aboard the famous Spirit of Queensland.

Motorhome Dining

Pacific Coast by Motorhome

Sydney | Hunter Valley | Byron Bay | Brisbane | Glasshouse Mountains | Noosa

16 DAY - Holiday Idea from £550
Mission Beach, Queensland

North Queensland Discovery

Cairns | Cape Tribulation | Atherton Tablelands | Mission Beach | Cairns

7 DAY - Self drive from £612
Whitehaven Beach, Whitsundays, North Queensland, Australia

East Coast Drive

Brisbane | Nature Coast | Airlie Beach | Cairns

9 DAY - Self drive from £725
Maui, North Queensland

Nature's Coastal Drive

Brisbane | Caloundra | Hervey Bay | Fraser Island | Rockhampton | Airlie Beach | Townsville | Cairns

14 DAY - Motorhome Holiday from £835
Sunset on Fraser Island, Queensland

East Coast Islands & Sun

Cairns | Mission Beach | Whitsundays | Rockhampton | Hervey Bay | Fraser Island | Noosa

10 DAY - Self Drive Holiday from £1025
Maui, Queensland

East Coast Motorhome Adventure

Sydney | Brisbane | Airlie Beach | Townsville | Cairns

21 DAY - Holiday Idea from £935
Spirit Of Queensland, Train

Brisbane to Cairns

Spirit of Queensland

2 DAY - Rail journey from £126
Island Adventure Rail Escape Hamilton Island

Island Adventure Rail Explorer

Brisbane | Hamilton Island | Airlie Beach | Cairns

6 DAY - Rail Explorer from £749
Premium Economy. Spirit of Queensland

Queensland Rail Pass

Brisbane | Hervey Bay | Airlie Beach | Cairns

Rail Pass from £122

Australia - More Holiday Options

Whether you are looking to discover Australia on a motorhome adventure, a touring holiday with experienced local guides, iconic rail journey or a combination of any of these, our Australia Destination Experts can help plan your perfect holiday.

Ask an Expert to create an Australia holiday for you

Call us on 0333 234 2889 or Enquire online

Coronavirus – Notice for Customers

We are currently contacting all customers whose holiday may be affected by the current travel restrictions in place due to the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.

For the latest Government advice regarding travel to any particular country please visit the Gov.uk website: https://www.gov.uk/foreign-travel-advice

Great Prices for 2020 & 2021

Whether you’re looking to get away this year or next, hotels are now offering some great prices and airlines incredible deals for both 2020 and 2021.

Cancellation Guarantee

So you can enjoy these low rates without risk, we have introduced a Price & Cancellation Guarantee. On all new bookings from 14th March 2020 we are offering:

Full Refund or Free Re-Booking - if you have to cancel your holiday or part of it due to UK government recommendation not to travel.

Free Change of Date or Destination - if foreign government action prevents access to their country or region.*

Freedom Expertise

At Freedom Destinations you have expert help at the end of the phone, so you can book with confidence knowing you have great support and full financial protection whatever happens.

Call us today on 0333 003 8043 or enquire online.

* Changes must be booked with same airline if flights have been paid. All changes subject to availability and seasonal surcharges and standard terms and conditions apply.