Enjoy a fun day on safari at Monarto!

Multiple departures each week throughout the year are now available.

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Join us on one of our exciting holidays departing from Adelaide and enjoy a complimentary return transfer from your home (on multi-day tours).

Travel Mates

Day Tour | Departs year round –
Monarto Safari Park

Spend a day at Monarto Safari Park, one of the world’s largest open range zoos! Located just 60km from Adelaide, Monarto spans more than 1,500 hectares and is home to more than 50 species of exotic and native mammals, birds and reptiles – you can actually fit every major zoo in Australia in Monarto Safari Park and still have land left over!

This tour will also provide you with access to our Travel Mates Club.


7 days | Departs 6 Jun 2021 -
Adelaide » Sydney » Blue Mountains » Hawkesbury River » Canberra

Join our exciting escorted tour to Sydney complete with delightful touring, cruises along the harbour by day, taking in the lights in the gardens in the Blue Mountains, and a lavish night cruise of the Hawkesbury River. Of course, our tour wouldn't be complete without our highlight shop at Canberra's National Gallery to see the stunning Botticelli to Van Gogh Exhibition from London!

Touring from Adelaide

Burke & Wills Outback Discovery


7 days | Departs 4 Oct 2021 -
Adelaide » Broken Hill » Tibooburra » Innamincka » Cooper Creek » Leigh Creek

Visit the scene of one of Australia’s most famous tragedies, the Burke & Wills Expedition. Discover some of Australia’s breathtaking Outback landscapes including the famous rugged Strzelecki Track. Discover more of Broken Hill with a short town tour including a visit to the Pro Hart Gallery. Have lunch at the Maiden Hotel where the Burke & Wills Expedition camped in 1860. Enjoy a 2 night stay at Innamincka & visit the famous Dig Tree and enjoy a scenic cruise along the iconic Cooper Creek. Travel back to Adelaide via the Flinders Ranges & Clare Valley wine region.

Touring from Adelaide

Adventure in the Last Wilderness


8 days | Departs Aug to Sep 2021 -
Adelaide » Whyalla » Gawler Ranges » Ceduna » Head of the Bight » Coffin Bay » Port Lincoln

Discover the amazing wildlife in Australia's last great wilderness - South Australia's spectacular Eyre Peninsula! Taste some of the world-famous Coffin Bay Oysters and marvel at as many as 90 magnificent whales at the Head of the Great Australian Bight. Explore the stunning Gawler Ranges and travel to the beautiful Head of the Bight to watch the amazing spectacle of whales looping.


4 days | Departs 27 Sep 2021 -
Adelaide » Coober Pedy » Painted Desert » Breakaways » Port Augusta

Relax in South Australia’s pristine & colourful Outback on our 4 day journey to Coober Pedy. Experience a touch of luxury in the Outback at the Desert Cave Hotel with great dining and a range of included sightseeing activities each day including at optional Scenic Lake Eyre Flight! (Lake Eyre Flight is an additional charge)

Touring from Adelaide

True Blue Magic


11 days | Departs 3 Sep 2021 -
Adelaide » Broken Hill » Bourke » Charleville » Longreach » Boulia » Birdsville » Peterborough

Join us on an unforgettable journey through Australia’s spectacular Outback! Visit some of the country’s most iconic locations such as Broken Hill, Charleville, Longreach, Winton, Bedourie & Birdsville on our most popular Outback adventure.

Touring from Adelaide

Painted Desert Discovery


7 days | Departs 9 Aug 2021 -
Adelaide » Peterborough » Marree » William Creek » Coober Pedy » Painted Desert » Port Augusta

A perfect way to enjoy our raw, rugged Outback – with good food & in style! Imagine colourful Coober Pedy, Marree & travelling the iconic Oodnadatta Track & the famous Painted Desert hidden deep in the Tirari Desert – all at a never to be repeated fare!


4 days | Departs 15 Sep 2021 -
Adelaide » Port Augusta » Quorn » Hawker

Take in the spectacular sights by day and the star-filled skies by night. Stay 3 nights in comfortable hotel rooms in Port Augusta and enjoy a range of amazing sightseeing inclusions such as a full day on the historic Pichi Richi Railway from Port Augusta to Quorn & back.


4 days | Departs 15 Oct 2021-
Adelaide » Robe » Mt Gambier » Port MacDonnell » Robe

Join our new perfect summer holiday to the great Southern Australian Coastline. Discover the relics & sailing history on this legendary coast. The old Sea Shanty's and stories relate the tales of terror, wild seas & shipwrecks by the sailors on this dangerous coastline.

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touring since 1975

Part of the original V/Line Holidays team who introduced low-cost rail-coach holidays throughout Victoria & interstate for senior travellers, Holiday Wonders specialise in a range of exciting holidays that are suitable & enjoyable for mature travellers. We were also one of the first travel agencies to introduce fully escorted tours which remains as one of the most popular tour styles in our touring program.

Today, Holiday Wonders has a touring style to suit every traveller, from Luxury Experiences which include boutique accommodation & off-the-beaten-track experiences, to our signature True Blue Holidays range which travels through the Outback as well as journeys aboard some of Australia’s most iconic trains.

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