Round the World in 40 Days

40 day Holiday Idea - from £4495

Ever fancied yourself as the modern-day Phileas Fogg? With our 40 day round the world itinerary you can achieve his record in half the time with still time to relax and enjoy each destination.

Unforgettable Sightseeing Experiences:

  • The light show at Gardens by the Bay
  • A day cruise to the Great Barrier Reef
  • A cable car ride to the village of Kurunda
  • The Mamanuca Islands
  • New York’s Times Square
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Your Itinerary

Day 1 to 4 - Singapore

Arrive into the Eastern city of Singapore for a three night stay. Renowned for its shopping malls and street markets, Singapore serves up a world of culinary adventures, charming colonial attractions, and has a full calendar of exhilarating and colourful events to captivate you.

Day 5 to 10 - Cairns

Fly overnight to Cairns to enjoy six nights by Australia’s Great Barrier Reef. Explore the region’s rainforests, board the Skyrail for a scenic ride over the rainforest to the village of Kuranda, take a full day cruise to snorkel amongst the colourful coral and marine life, or simply laze on the sands of the city’s Northern Beaches.

Day 11 to 16 - Sydney

Fly to Sydney to spend six nights in one of the world’s most beautiful cities. Climb the famous Harbour Bridge, or enjoy a scenic sightseeing cruise under it. Visit the famous Bondi and Manly beaches. You will find plenty to see and do in this vibrant city. Take a day trip to the Blue Mountains or visit the famous Hunter Valley to sample some of the region’s great produce.

Day 17 to 29 - New Zealand Marvel Tour

Fly directly to Christchurch for the start of your New Zealand Marvel Escorted Tour. Take in some of the most beautiful scenery in the world as you travel through the North and South Islands, stopping at all the major attractions along the way with your fellow travellers.

Day 30 to 34 - Fiji

Next stop is Fiji for a five night stay. After the active touring experience of New Zealand, these welcoming islands are the ideal place to relax and unwind. Stroll along the white soft sandy beaches, take an optional tour into the mountains, dine in the resort restaurant or simply relax by the welcoming pool.

Day 35 to 36 - Los Angeles

Cross the International Date Line on your way back home. The two night stay in Los Angeles will provide a fast paced look at this bustling city.

Day 37 to 39 - New York

Fly to America’s ‘Big Apple’ for an exciting three night stay. Marvel at the city skyline from the top of the Empire State Building, escape the city with a relaxing stroll around Central Park or pick up some last minute souvenirs from the shops and boutiques of famous Fifth Avenue.

Day 40 - Farewell

Board your flight home with a passport full of stamps and a lifetime of memories.

40 day Holiday Idea - from £4495

With flights from £6865


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This itinerary shows the type of holiday you can enjoy with Freedom Destinations. You can change it to suit your individual needs.

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  • Add day tours and activities in the places you visit
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