Holiday Escapes

    Embrace Unforgettable Getaways: Discover Iconic Tours and Holiday Escapes Catered for Seniors!

    From Outback adventures, to tulip festivals, across Australia and overseas, we have international and Australian iconic tours that you’ll love. We handpick escapes to ensure you’re getting unbeatable value and unforgettable experiences (and because we know you’ll love them, just like we do!).

    What’s On for Holiday Escapes?

    Looking for a new adventure? Look no further! Our Holiday Escapes are designed to provide seniors with incredible experiences and cherished memories. From Outback adventures to tulip festivals, we offer a diverse range of international and Australian tours that cater specifically to mature travellers. Also, We handpick each escape to ensure unbeatable value and unforgettable experiences because we know you’ll love them just as much as we do!

    Holiday Escapes

    What sets our Holiday Escapes apart is the ever-changing selection of tours. Each year, we curate a mix of new and exciting options along with returning favourites. Rest assured, every tour is carefully crafted to provide an amazing experience. So, whether you’re looking for a thrilling adventure or a peaceful retreat. Also, our Holiday Escapes has something for everyone. Explore our latest options below.

    But what if you don’t see a tour that’s currently available? Don’t lose hope! Give us a call or drop us an email because you never know when a spot might open up. We’re always here to help you find the perfect getaway. Additionally, keep an eye on our website and social media platforms, as we frequently release new tours and dates. Don’t miss out on the adventure of a lifetime – book your tour today!

    Our Holiday Escapes

    Our Holiday Escapes cover a wide range of interests, including day trips, food, and wine tours, theatre and concert experiences, cruise holidays, rail journeys, and coach holidays. No matter what your preference is, we have the perfect package to suit your desires. Also, If you’re a fan of the golden era of travel, our rail holidays will transport you to a bygone era of elegance and charm. Journey on lovingly restored locomotives as the stunning countryside unfolds before your eyes. Also, Stop at quaint locations for shopping, exploration, and gastronomic experiences, all while avoiding the hassle of road travel.

    For those who prefer the comfort of a luxury coach, our Holiday Escape coach holidays offer the perfect solution. So, Sit back and relax as you explore Australia’s beauty, with our coaches providing superb amenities for a comfortable journey. So, Experience the stunning landscapes of the Sunshine Coast and beyond at a leisurely pace, soaking in the constant natural beauty.

    Choose our Holiday Escapes

    When you choose our Holiday Escapes, we take care of all the details. From flights to accommodations, Also, we ensure a seamless and stress-free experience. So, whether you prefer to explore Australia by boat, coach, or rail, we have options to suit your preferences. Sit back, relax, and let us handle the logistics while you enjoy your luxurious escape.

    Don’t wait any longer to embrace unforgettable getaways. Join us on our iconic tours and Holiday Escapes catered specifically for seniors. Rediscover the joy of travel, create lasting memories, and embark on an adventure that will leave you with a heart full of joy. Book your Holiday Escape today and get ready to experience the world like never before.

    Final Words

    At The Funtastic Tour company, we aim to provide exceptional four-star extended holidays of two to seven nights. Currently, So, we offer escapes around Queensland and Australia, and we’re planning to expand our itineraries to include overseas destinations in the future. If you’re interested in an extended tour, our dedicated team is here to assist you. We would be delighted to discuss itineraries and options to help you plan your dream break.

    Three women enjoying a 3-course lunch outdoors, toasting with glasses of wine at a wooden table with plates of food, surrounded by lush greenery and a view of the lake at Secrets on the Lake.
    $110pp
    Experience 3-Course Lunch on Secrets on the Lake at 18 JULY 2024. Don't miss this chance to experience an unforgettable dining!
    Titanic
    $175pp
    Titanic: The Human Story exhibition in Brisbane. This unique event, after captivating audiences in London, New York, and DC, is finally arriving in Brisbane, and we've secured tickets just for you!
    $165 per person
    Join us on an unforgettable adventure at Australia Zoo on 13th August 2024. Enjoy exclusive experiences, including a behind-the-scenes tour of the Wildlife Hospital, and immerse yourself in the wonders of the zoo.
    Tina Musical
    $259pp
    Experience the magic of Tina: The Musical in Brisbane! Indulge in a morning tea, A-Reserve seating, and door-to-door drop-off on July 14, 2024. Limited tickets available—book now for an unforgettable day of entertainment!
    $160 per person
    Explore the QPAC Discovery Tour in Brisbane on 19 August 2024. Enjoy morning tea, a backstage tour, and lunch at Botany Newstead. Perfect for mature travellers. Secure your spot today!
    $140 per person
    Explore the Toowoomba CraftAlive Fair on 22 August 2024. Enjoy door-to-door pick-up, morning tea, and access to craft workshops and stalls. Connect with fellow enthusiasts and immerse yourself in creativity.
    $130pp
    Join us for a gourmet adventure at Sum Yung Guys with door-to-door service and a "Feed Me" lunch experience.
    $199 per person
    Experience a unique and elegant Silver Bullet High Tea on 30 August 2024. Board the Heritage Silver Bullet Railmotor 2000 Class for a scenic journey from Gympie to Dagun and back.
    $150 per person
    Join us for the Blackbutt Avocado Festival on 14 September 2024. Enjoy door-to-door pick-up, morning tea, and a picnic lunch. Explore market stalls, savour avocado treats, and experience the vibrant festival atmosphere.
    A large rust-colored sign with a silhouette of a crocodile reads "The Crocodile Hunter Lodge" in front of a modern building. Flanked by lifelike crocodile statues and surrounded by trees, it evokes the wild charm of Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary against the darkening sky.
    $120 per person
    Join us for the Warriors Lunch at the Crocodile Hunter Lodge, Australia Zoo, on the Sunshine Coast. Enjoy a gourmet 2-course meal in a beautiful natural setting, perfect for mature travellers. Secure your spot today!
    Three koalas are cuddled together on a tree. The koala in the center appears to be asleep while the other two have their eyes open. They are sitting on tree branches surrounded by green foliage, a perfect glimpse of nature when you Discover the Scenic Rim.
    $235 per person
    Discover Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary! Join us on 13th October for a delightful morning tea, a delicious lunch at The Kenmore, and ample time exploring the sanctuary. Meet koalas, kangaroos, and other native wildlife in this immersive experience.
    A restaurant interior with tables covered in white cloths, set for dining. Walls have a black and white geometric patterned wallpaper, and large windows with white curtains bring in natural light. Framed artwork decorates the walls, and wooden chairs surround the tables, perfect for a 3-course lunch at Long Apron Restaurant.
    $145 per person
    Join us on 25 October 2024 for an exquisite 3-course lunch at The Long Apron, Clovelly Estate. Enjoy a relaxing day with door-to-door pick-up and drop-off, and a gourmet meal of modern French cuisine.
    Outdoor dining area on a wooden deck featuring several round tables with brown chairs under red umbrellas. The area, perfect for enjoying a 3-Course Lunch at Long Apron Restaurant, overlooks a lush, green landscape of trees and foliage under a sunny sky. Tables are set with glasses and silverware.
    $99 per person
    Join us for a relaxing 2-Course lunch at Kondalilla Restaurant on 16 November 2024. Enjoy our door-to-door pick-up and drop-off service, and savour a seasonal, pescatarian, and plant-based meal featuring fresh, locally sourced ingredients.
    Canberra Floriade
    DBL/ TWN $3720pp | SGL $4250pp
    September 23, 2024
    6-Day Floriade Tour in Canberra, tailored for the spirited over-50s.
    Two individuals on a wooden deck overlooking a coastal view with rock formations in the sea, experiencing Canberra in Bloom.
    DBL / TWN $ 4395 PP $ SGL $ 4995
    Discover the ultimate 10-day Norfolk Island adventure. Explore stunning landscapes, rich history, and unique experiences.
    Exterior view of the Bundaberg Rum Distillery with a clear sky and an empty parking lot in Canberra in Bloom.
    WAITLIST ONLY
    Embark on a scenic journey through Bundaberg, Agnes Waters, and 1770. Book now for an unforgettable adventure tailored for seni friends. Explore lush orchards, sample local brews, and cruise along serene waterways. Discover more!
    Rainforest Retreat
    Single $1405 pp Twin / Double $1190 pp
    Discover O'Reilly's with nature walks, 4WD tours, and a magical Glow Worm grotto visit. Conclude your journey with a historic farm tour at Albert River Wines. Book now for an unforgettable adventure!
    SINGLE $ 1895pp DBL / TWN / TWN SHARE $ 1660 pp
    Embark on an unforgettable 4-Day K'GARI (Fraser Island) Escape at Kingfisher Bay Resort. Immerse yourself in nature's beauty with inclusive activities, gourmet dining, and luxurious accommodation. Book now!
    A paved walkway winds through a green park, passing by a calm river with rocks in it. Ideal for senior tours, trees and shrubs dot the landscape under a bright blue sky with some white clouds. Houses are visible in the distance beyond the river.
    Twin / Double - $1555 Single - $1795
    Taste exquisite cheeses, sip on fresh cider, and explore lavender farms. Join us for an enriching journey through this vibrant region. Book your spot now!
    Tina Musical
    $259pp
    Experience the magic of Tina: The Musical in Brisbane! Indulge in a morning tea, A-Reserve seating, and door-to-door drop-off on July 14, 2024. Limited tickets available—book now for an unforgettable day of entertainment!
    $140 per person
    Explore the Toowoomba CraftAlive Fair on 22 August 2024. Enjoy door-to-door pick-up, morning tea, and access to craft workshops and stalls. Connect with fellow enthusiasts and immerse yourself in creativity.
    $125 per person
    August 24, 2024
    Relive the golden era of Elvis Presley as Mark Anthony brings the legendary performer’s greatest hits to life with unparalleled energy and passion. Experience Australia’s premier Elvis tribute artist on 24 August 2024, at 7:30 pm in the Kings Theatre, Events Centre Caloundra.
    A vibrant stage performance in Canberra featuring actors in elaborate costumes and makeup with a character holding a blue umbrella standing center stage.
    $225PP
    Immerse yourself in the captivating tale of Oz from a fresh perspective. Book your ticket with morning tea included!
    An orchestra performs on stage during an event at QPAC. Musicians are seated in groups playing string instruments, with a conductor standing in front guiding them. Music stands with sheet music are positioned in front of each musician. The stage is well-lit, and the audience is not visible.
    $185pp
    October 27, 2024
    Enjoy a magical day with The Funtastic Tour Company! Experience the Queensland Symphony Orchestra's "QSO Favourites" live at QPAC and indulge in a delightful morning tea at Northlakes Sports Club.
    Performance
    $249pp
    November 10, 2024
    The first show on 7th October is sold out, so don’t miss this chance! Join us in Brisbane on 10th November 2024, for LUZIA by Cirque Du Soleil – a mesmerising journey into a make-believe Mexico.
    $230pp
    December 15, 2024
    An enchanting experience awaits at Queensland Ballet’s "The Nutcracker" with hassle-free transportation, morning tea, and a magical performance for a special day.
    Promotional poster for "Grease: The Musical" featuring a woman in a leather jacket with curly blonde hair. The text reads "The One That You Want!" and includes credits for the book, music, and lyrics by Jim Jacobs and Warren Casey, along with promotional details for the Christmas in July 3-Course Lunch at Secrets on the Lake | 18 JULY 2024.
    $229pp
    January 19, 2025
    Experience 3-Course Lunch on Secrets on the Lake at 18 JULY 2024. Don't miss this chance to experience an unforgettable dining!
    Cruise Holidays

    A cruise can provide the perfect balance of sightseeing and luxury. So, You can enjoy a luxury experience on board, with world-class cuisine and fantastic beverages as you travel between the sights.

    You can relax on deck with a drink as you soak in the scenic surroundings or take a break in your cabin. The itinerary is flexible, so you can pick and choose which excursions you want to take, or if you want to enjoy an even more sedate break, take time out for yourself.

    A large cruise ship sailing in the ocean at night, perfect for best escorted tours for seniors.
    A yellow train adorned with the Indian Pacific logo, perfect for the best escorted tours for seniors or over 50s tours in Australia.
    Rail Holidays

    If you are a fan of a golden era, our rail holidays will provide the perfect luxury escape. You can journey on lovingly restored locomotives, watching as the stunning countryside passes you by.

    Rail holidays allow you to avoid wasting time on roads, as you can journey between key sights, so you can take in must-see and iconic views, stopping at quaint locations for shopping, exploration and gastronomic experiences.

    Explore Uluru in the Australian outback with one of the best tour companies Australia has to offer. Discover the stunning beauty of this iconic landmark on one of our Queensland tours for an unforgettable experience.
    Coach Holidays

    A coach holiday can be a great way to explore Australia. Luxury coaches provide some superb amenities, so you can relax and enjoy the ride on your way to the next stop on your itinerary. This allows you to enjoy a sedate pace as you discover the constant, stunning beauty of the Sunshine Coast and beyond.

    The Funtastic Tours Extended Holidays aim to provide four-star extended holidays of two to seven nights.

    We currently offer Escapes around Queensland and Australia, but we are planning on extending our itineraries to include overseas Escapes in the future.

    Also, If you are interested in an Extended Tour, be sure to speak to a member of the Funtastic Tours team. We would be delighted to discuss itineraries and options to help you to plan your dream break.

    Whether you want to see Australia by boat, coach or rail, we have options to suit your preferences. Also, Our packages may include flights from Brisbane or the Sunshine Coast to your destination, but we can take care of all the details. This will allow you to simply relax and enjoy your Luxury Escape.