Round the World in 40 Days

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.

See our suggested itinerary, or enquire now and talk to the experts to create your dream round the world holiday today.

Day 1 - 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  -  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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - New York
Fly to Ameica's 'Big Apple' for an exciting 3 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 souveniers 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.

Our recommended accommodation:
Singapore - Check out our great stopover package with superb hotels and day tours included
Sydney - Choose a centrally located hotel or apartment hotel to be close to be in easy walking distance of Sydney’s attractions
North Queensland - For a relaxing holiday select one of our superb beach front resorts or apartments
Los Angeles - Check out our great stopover packagewith superb hotels and day tours included
Fiji - Choose from our superb beach front island resorts for a relaxing getaway

40 day Round the World holiday from £4070

with flights from £6440

Be sure to enjoy:

  • The restaurants and bars of Clarke Quay
  • The light show at Gardens by the Bay
  • A walk through Little India and Chinatown
  • A day cruise to the Great Barrier Reef
  • Exploring the tropical rainforests
  • A cable car ride to the village of Kuranda
  • Views of the Opera House and Bridge from the Botanical Gardens
  • Take a day trip to the Blue Mountains
  • A visit to the famous Bondi and Manly Beach
  • The Mamanuca Islands
  • A traditional Fijian welcome
  • Hollywood Boulevard
  • New York's Times Square

You may also wish to add day tours and activities and a worldwide stopover

Contact us for help with YOUR Round The World holiday.

Guide prices shown are per person based on two sharing standard accommodation and include full ABTA/ ATOL protection. Prices vary according to season and standard of accommodation chosen. To plan your own holiday Downunder call Freedom Australia on 0333 234 2889.

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Suggested Itinerary

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

You can:

  • Choose the style of accommodation you prefer
  • Add day tours and activities in the places you visit
  • Extend your stay in any of the locations
  • Add other destinations or visit family and friends


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