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Guidepost Tours & Travel take you to unique destinations with our own personally designed itineraries as well as a  collection of tours from boutique specialist travel companies throughout Australia and across the world.   

Guidepost Tours have over 30 years experience in Christian heritage tours and pilgrimages, steam train journeys and exclusive rail tours, trips covering Australia's military heritage and battlefields tours, celtic, garden and music tours as well as a range of "discovery" journeys for armchair adventure travellers. 

Guidepost Tours range from budget to 5 star luxury. As most of our clients are generally aged from 40's through to mature age, much attention is paid to the comfort and convenience of our travellers.    

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MELBOURNE CUP SOUTHERN AURORA - November 2014

  Travel by rail in style to the Emirates Melbourne Cup. Relive the excitement and glamour of stylish rail travel aboard the famous Southern Aurora heritage train in your own private cabin. Private coach transfers direct to the course. Grandstand seating. Fine food and comfortable travel throughout. Leave Sydney Sunday 2nd November 2014 and return Wednesday 5th November. On Monday take a luxury sightseeing tour along the Great Ocean Road or the Victorian High Country.  Contact Guidepost for reservations. Early bookings are now being taken for 2014.  (Gpt-HerExp)   

OUTBACK QUEENSLAND RAIL TOUR with Railway Adventures

Featuring: The Inlander – The Gulflander – The Savannahlander. The end of the wet season in the Queensland Savannah sees the landscape flush and green, the rivers full and the air dry and warm. It’s the time of year the locals love most and so the first tour of Railway Adventures embraces this recommendation with a comprehensive outback rail journey. The tour features three unique train trips, an island-hopping flight, comfortable coach and train in a round trip from Townsville to Mount Isa, up to the Gulf of Carpentaria, across the wide Savannah and the Atherton Tableland and down through the rainforest of the Kuranda range to Cairns. Stopping at  Mount Isa, Normanton, the stunning Cobbold Gorge, the intriguing Undara Lava Tubes, the tour finishes in Cairns after an exciting day trip to Port Douglas and Mossman Gorge.  Contact Guidepost Rail Tours for reservations - May tour sold out - bookings open for August 2014  (Gpt-RAdv)

BIBLICAL JORDAN & ISRAEL - 13 day Inspirational Tour

 Explore the lands of the Edomites and the Moabites, the extensive excavations of Jerash, fascinating Petra, Mt. Nebo, Madada, Aqaba, Amman and into the "Promised Land" to link up with our Best of Israel tour. Our biblical guides will provide indight throughout. Regular departures throughout the year. (Gpt-PilgrimT)

SCANDINAVIA BY TRAIN BOAT & PLANE - Railway Adventures with Scott McGregor

 Stockholm : Lapland : Norway : Bergen - Bookings open for July 2014

Featuring: Inlandsbanan, Norland, Rauma and Flam Railways Mid summer in Scandinavia is when the sun shines all night and the locals come out to play. Starting in the historic capital of Stockholm, we’ll ride the Inlandsbanan special train through the heart of Sweden to Lapland and the Arctic Circle and on to the northern coast of Norway, cruise the Loften islands and then join the train to picturesque Trondheim. The Rauma railway which will take you to the Art Deco city of Alesund is considered one of Europe’s most scenic lines. We’ll then fly over the spectacular coastline to Bergen before cruising the fjords to Flam and riding the legendary Flam and Bergen Railways on the return journey. Reservations for Scott McGregor's Railway Adventures only with Guidepost Rail Tours. (Gpt-RAdv)  

ESCORTED RAIL ADVENTURE ADELAIDE TO DARWIN - 7 days including travel on THE GHAN

 Experience the train holiday of a lifetime and forge new friendships along the way, with this Fully Escorted rail tour from Adelaide. Enjoy one of Australia’s Great Train Journeys, The Ghan travelling between Adelaide and Darwin through the heart of Australia. Our experienced tour leader takes care of your travel arrangements to ensure a hassle free and enjoyable holiday. Experience the Legendary Ghan for yourself, combined with the highlights of Adelaide, Alice Springs and Katherine before arriving in Darwin. Spend three nights in Darwin including Darwin City Sights and Litchfield Waterfalls tours. Contact Guidepost Rail Tours. (Gpt-AOT)

SHOWS CONCERTS & DAY TRIPS

Guidepost Tours run a programme of special coach trips to theatre shows, concerts and special events for people in the Illawarra and South Coast. All tours pick up between Gerringong/Kiama and North Wollongong. We also welcome enquiries from groups interested in a special tour to other shows and events. Please ring our Gerringong office on 1300 733323 for full details on all tours.

EPIC ANZAC GALLIPOLI CRUISE 2015 - 11 days from ATHENS

Board our cruise ship, the Azamara Journey, in Athens on a specially chartered ANZAC cruise to Gallipoli in 2015. This cruise will showcase, Istanbul and the majestic Sea of Marmara. Re-enact the 1915 voyage to Anzac Cove, departing the Greek island of Lemnos as the ANZAC warriors did. Share the unforgettable moment as dawn breaks over Anzac Cove, immersed in the solemn recollection of 100 years. This 11 day cruise itinerary visits Kusadasi, Lemnos, AE2 site, Canakkale, Gallipoli Battlefields, ANZAC Cove, Lone Pine, Chunuk Bair and Troy. As at January 2014  we still  have availability in most categories. With expected heavy demand we recommend reserving your place as soon as possible. Contact Guidepost ANZAC 2015 Tours. (Gpt-Epic) 

ANZAC CRUISE TO GALLIPOLI - 2015

 Join Guidepost Tours for a 36 days luxury cruise retracing to steps of our ANZAC;s.  The 25th of April 2015 commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landing. To honour this event, on the 26th March 2015, our cruise will sail from Fremantle. Contact Guidepost ANZAC Tours now and be a part of a once in a lifetime journey and participate in the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landing. Contact Guidepost Tours for deck plans and inclusions. Save up to 30% by booking early. (Gpt-Gallipoli)

VIETNAM RAILWAY ADVENTURES BY PRIVATE TRAIN with Scott McGregor - September 2013

 Saigon : Dalat : Hoi An : Hue : Hanoi : Halong BayFeaturing: The Re-Unification Express, Dalat Rack Railway, Thai Nguyen Steam Railway, Sino – Vietnam Railway, The Re-Unification Express, Vietnam’s famous trans-national train is a potent symbol of the country’s journey from colony through wars to unified nation. We’ll ride the full length of this historic and scenic line south to north and beyond in our own private carriages. Starting in Saigon, first stop is the old hill station of Dalat. We’ll follow the tropical coast to the ancient trading resort town of Hoi An, then traverse the spectacular Hai Van pass en route to the imperial city of Hue, arriving into the wondrous city of Hanoi. Experience a special run on the last steam railway in Indochina and complete the adventure with an overnight cruise on a luxury junk on breathtaking Halong Bay. When not on board, accommodation is in superior 4 and 5 star hotels. There’s also an optional extension by private train to the old French hill station of Sapa. Reservations for Scott McGregor's Railway Adventures only with Guidepost Rail Tours (GP-RAdv)

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SWISS ALPINE RAILWAY ADVENTURE with Chris Harding

25 April – 7 May 2014 - 13 days with Chris Harding.  Traverse spectacular soaring Alps and breathtaking snaking valleys on some of Europe’s most famous trains including The Glacier and Bernina Expresses. Stay in classic cities, visit magical museums and connect onto the adventure in Italy. Using the extraordinary network of Swiss Rail and comfortable hotels located close to stations and town centers, this finely tuned adventure will take you through the heart of the Alps to explore a wonderful mix of the country’s key historical, cultural and scenic destinations. Contact Guidepost Tours for more details and reservations. (Gpt-RAdv)

ITALY & SICILY RAILWAY ODYSSEY with Tim Fischer & Scott McGregor

 8th to 24th MAY 2014 - Switzerland to Sicily, an Italian Railway Odyssey. Hosted by the Hon. Tim Fischer former Deputy Prime Minister and Ambassador to the Vatican and Railway Adventures director Scott McGregor. Connecting with the Railway Adventure in Switzerland our tour will take you through the heart and soul of Italy from Switzerland to Sicily on a variety of the country’s most iconic trains. Including an excursion by steam through the hills and castles of Tuscany, vintage rail-car around Mt Etna, coast-hugging express trains and sleek new high speed rail with tours and time in Genoa, Pisa, Florence, Siena, Asciano, Rome, Naples, Catania, Agrigento and Palermo. Contact Guidepost Rail Tours for reservations. (Gpt-RAdv) 

ICE ROAD YUKON ADVENTURE - 8 days - March & April only

 4 departures only - Whitehorse - Carmacks - Dawson - Eagle Plains - Inuvik - Tuktoyaktuk. Travel overland from the Pacific to the Arctic, along snow covered highways and roadways built of ice along ancient wildlife corridors, and traditional trading routes of First Nations traders – later used by Klondike Gold Rush prospectors and local patrolmen and now more well known by the TV show "Ice Road Truckers". Guidepost Discovery Tours small group adventures. (Gpt-AD)

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