Travel Planning Resources for Australia
This is a list of valuable travel planning resources to help you quickly find what you are looking for. From how to find the best flight deals and cheap hotels online to how to book a car hire in Australia, with no upfront fees.
I have been searching, evaluating and trying these resources out personally. And I am using these travel tools myself all the times whenever I organize my Travels around Australia and in other parts of the world.
How to prepare for travelling to Australia
What do you need to do before travelling in Australia ? The first thing you need after buying your flight ticket is to check the validity of your pass and get a Travel Visa Australia. All European Visitors get a free travel visa through the e-visitors online application. Click on this page for more information.
Moreover you need to get a good value travel insurance that covers not only your travel expenses, personal liability but also important medical aspects. I never travel without travel insurance. Beign Australia a remote country with huge distances it is essential to get a good value travel policy that fully covers all important travel aspects.
You can check out this page with tips and insights on how to evaluate the type of Australia Travel Insurance. This page takes you to a search box to fill in to get a Travel Insurance Quote for Australia
Flying to Australia
The first step to seal your Australia Trip is to buy a flight ticket. The research online may take a few weeks of your time before identifying which are the best airlines companies. I have done the work for you and have selected a few top airlines flying to Australia. On this page you found valuable tips on cheap flights to Australia along with links to the selected airlines.
Good Airlines Companies for flying to Australia
These are the two airlines companies that I can recommend for the most competitive flight rates to Australia. If you are flying from Europe and Asia I would go with Emirates, whereas if you are leaving from the U.S. I would check out Qantas. I personally use Qantas for all my internal flights in Australia too. Lately Emirates merged with Qantas so that you can book your flight to Australia and at the same time add some more flight legs within Australia by using the multiple destination tool when booking.
Emirates if you are flying from Europe
Flying within Australia
For long distances within Australia it may be wise to fly instead of driving. On this page you can search and find real time deals for domestic flights in Australia.
How to travel around Australia
Travelling around Australia is not something that you can leave to chance and choosing the appropriate way of getting from one destination to the next is vital for your trip enjoyment. By choosing wisely how to get around Australia it will save you hours of your time if you have to make up your mind when travelling.
Car Hire Comparison Sites for Australia
On these pages below you find the best travel resources for comparing and booking car rentals with no fees and upfront payment. Click on the links below to learn more about this travel resource.
Good value accomodation in Australia
Depending on the type of travel you are looking for in Australia, on this page you will find the right type of accommadion that suits your travel style. Either a 5 star hotel, or a comfort Bed & Breakfast, to a wilderness eco-lodge, a budget hostel, or a comfy rental home. Check out this page with an excellent list of resources for good value Accommodation in Australia
More Travel Planning Resources for Australia
If you wish to plan your Australia Trip completely on your own you need a good list of travel planning resources at your hand to grab whenever you need them. Either on a 4W road trip or a cruise adventure you need to know where to quickly find what you need. The following resources are very useful for travelling Australia independently.
Do you love to travel independently but at the same time you want to make the most of each destination. Sometimes it is better to choose to go on a tour that will provide you with a deeper knowledge of the place rather than explore a place on your own. There are no guide books that can provide the insight of a local tour guide. However it is not easy to know which are good ones and really worth your time and your money. Among the wide offer of australia tours I would recommend to choose a local private tour company rather than using a multinational tour company. On this Australia Tours Page you can get an overview of how to look for tours in Australia along with a list of good australian based tour companies.
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