Travel deals of the week: Antarctica, Alaska, Auckland

There's plenty to smile about on an expedition to Antarctica. Picture: Shutterstock
There's plenty to smile about on an expedition to Antarctica. Picture: Shutterstock

Antarctica cruise fly-free special

Book Lindblad Expeditions' 12-Day Journey to Antarctica and fly free from Sydney or Melbourne to Santiago or Buenos Aires. The package includes a 10-night cruise and one-night hotel stay, flights to Ushuaia, select meals, transfers, excursions and the services of an expedition leader, naturalist, undersea specialist and National Geographic photographer. Book by 30 September 2020 for departures from 9 November to 19 December 2020.

Price: from $20,450

Intrepid Travel $1 deposit deal

Until 13 February, a $1 deposit is all you need to secure your 2020 Intrepid Travel trip. The $1 can be paid towards Intrepid small group adventures, with full payment required 56 days prior to departure (or 90 days for Adventure Cruises). Itineraries include the 10-day Okavango Experience (from $1675) and the nine-day Beautiful Bali (from $1295). Exclusions apply, including Arctic and Antarctic itineraries and permit-based trips such as the Inca Trail and gorilla treks. Travel by end of 2020.

Price: $1 now (rest later)

Auckland city break at $549

Relax on the north island. Picture: Shutterstock

Relax on the north island. Picture: Shutterstock

Flight Centre is offering a three-night New Zealand city break from Melbourne at just $549 per person. Price includes Jetstar return flights from Melbourne to Auckland and three nights' accommodation in a Studio Harbour-View room at the four-star Haka Hotel Suites. You'll stay in the colourful K'Road area but within walking distance of the CBD. Valid for travel from 29 April-1 June, 22 July-16 September 2020. Deal expires on 31 January 2020.

Price: $549

Luxury cruising in Alaska

Take in spectacular Alaska. Picture: Shutterstock

Take in spectacular Alaska. Picture: Shutterstock

Sail a seven-night Alaska Fjords and Canadian Inside Passage cruise on Seabourn Cruise Line's Seabourn Sojourn for just $4822 in an Oceanview or Verandah suite. The Juneau to Vancouver itinerary departs 21 August 2020. You'll visit smaller and more intimate ports such as Wrangell, Rudyerd Bay, Prince Rupert and Alert Bay on the 450-guest luxury ship. The special includes up to $1000 of onboard credit per cabin (may not apply to all cabin categories) and 10 hours of internet access per person.

Price: $4822

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