Explore the world as a traveller, not a tourist, on a trip packed with inclusions. VIP experiences and first-class, insider encounters.

Cosmos is for those that adore the explore without breaking the bank. Hassle-free and flexible, you dream it and we create it.

You're a lone ranger but don't want to be completely alone. We'll help plan your itinerary and set you up with our friends. Less hassles, more amazing, that's Monograms.

Get personal. This is experiential river cruising, your way. From Europe to the Galapagos and Asia, Avalon is relaxed luxury with choices as many, and individual as you.

Zagreb Croatia

Join a trip of a lifetime on a 2019 Globus family of brands Escorted Tour. Travel with like-minded Kiwis and share amazing experiences with newfound friends.

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For the past 6 years, Escorted Tours have been put together by the Globus family of brands, offering the 50+ community a range of escorted travel packages to the world's most exciting destinations. This offers the perfect opportunity for those wanting to get out and see the world with all the details taken care of, plus the bonus of a great group of people to share the travel experience with. 

All Escorted Tour packages include:

  • Return airfares from Auckland (enquire about domestic add-on options)
  • Transportation
  • Accommodation
  • Many meals (varies depending on the itinerary)
  • Sightseeing
  • A professional Tour or Cruise Director & Local Hosts
  • A Group Host travelling with you from Auckland to the key destination

Click here to order your copy of the 2019 Globus family of brands Escorted Tours brochure today! For more information please call 0800 267 672, email GET@globusfamily.co.nz or see your local travel agent.

Whiskey, Castles & Wine

26 days from $14,269 per person twin share
Single Supplement from $4,490 per person

Departs Auckland 1 August 2019

Your package includes:

  • 3 day stopover package in Dubai, including hotel accommodation, breakfast & city sightseeing
  • 1 pre tour night in Glasgow
  • 13 day Globus 'Celtic Highlights' tour followed by 8 day Avalon 'Romantic Rhine' river cruise
  • Breakfast daily, 6 lunches & 12 dinners
  • Professional Tour Director on the Globus tour & Cruise Director on your Avalon river cruise
  • First class air-conditioned coach with complimentary Wi-Fi on your Globus tour
  • Airport transfers in Dubai, Glasgow, Amsterdam & Zurich
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Mysterious Vietnam & Cambodia

26 days from $14,599 per person twin share
Single Supplement from $1,700 per person

Departs Auckland 13 September 2019

Your package includes:

  • 11 night Cosmos 'Simply Vietnam' tour followed by 7 night Avalon Mekong river cruise
  • 2 nights in Siem Reap, including hotel accommodation, sightseeing and private air-conditioned vehicle
  • 2 night Singapore stopover package
  • Breakfast daily, 10 lunches & 10 dinners
  • English speaking guides to travel with you throughout the journey
  • Port charges
  • Airport transfers in Hanoi, Siem Reap and Singapore
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The Tastes of Italy & Croatia

23 days from $10,659 per person twin share
Single Supplement from $1,720 per person

Departs Auckland 23 May 2019

Your package includes:

  • 3 night stopover in Doha, including accommodation & city sightseeing tour
  • 8 day Globus 'Italian Vista' followed by 11 day Globus 'The Croatian', including hotel accommodation & sightseeing
  • Breakfast daily & some dinners
  • Professional Tour Directors throughout the European tours
  • First-class coach with complimentary Wi-Fi throughout Italy & Croatia
  • Airport transfers in Doha, Dubrovnik & Rome
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Explore Route 66 with Hawaii with Cosmos

21 days from $7,899 per person twin share
Single Supplement from $2,000 per person

Departs Auckland 21 June 2019

Your package includes:

  • 1 pre tour night in Chicago
  • 16 day Cosmos 'Highlights of Route 66', including hotel accommodation & sightseeing
  • 6 continental breakfasts
  • Professional Tour Director throughout the 'Route 66' tour
  • First class air-conditioned coach with complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the USA
  • 3 night stopover package in Honolulu
  • Airport transfers in Chicago, Los Angeles & Hawaii
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Terms and conditions

*Terms & Conditions: Prices are per person twin share based on the cabin category/room type specified. Price includes air taxes known at time of production (these are subject to change and will be confirmed at type of payment. Single Supplements or Share options may be available – please enquire for further details. Globus family of brands Escorted Tours have been put together as an exclusive package and any amendments to the itinerary will be subject to approval by the Globus family of brands and may affect price. Non-refundable non-transferable deposit of $1000 per person is due within 7 days of booking. Full payment must be received no later than 3 months prior to NZ departure date. All cancellations must be made in writing to the Globus family of brands. Cancellation penalties apply and will be advised at time of cancellation. Not included is transport to/from Auckland Airport; passports; visas; vaccinations; tips; laundry; telephone; mini-bar; alcohol (unless otherwise stated); beverages and food not on the standard/included menu; optional excursions; porterage at airports/train stations; insurance of any kind; baggage fees; and all other items of personal nature. Group escort will travel with the group from NZ to the main destination. Operating each package as an escorted group is subject to a minimum of 15 passengers. Travellers are responsible for ensuring they have a valid passport and any applicable visas/specific entry requirements for the countries visited. Standard Globus, Cosmos, Monograms & Avalon Waterways conditions apply. A copy of these will be sent with your booking confirmation. Additional restrictions may apply. Further terms & conditions may apply to specific packages – email GET@globusfamily.co.nz or call 0800 267 672 for full details.