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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. 

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OUTBACK QUEENSLAND RAIL TOUR with Railway Adventures

1-12 May & 15-25 August - Ride Australia's most eccentric and appealing trains and take an island hopping flight through the rugged Queensland Outback. Enjoy a character filled tour excploring the many aspects of Far North Queensland by train, plane, boat and coach.    The tour features three unique train trips, an island-hopping flight, comfortable coach and train in a round trip from Brisbane through Longreach 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 -    (Gpt-RAdv)

MURRAY RIVER & KANGAROO ISLAND - 9 days from Sydney

 Boasting some of the most spectacular and rugged Australian landscapes, the Murray River is home to an array of abundant wildlife and birdlife. It is aboard Proud Mary the intimate cruising vessel that you can discover the Murray’s eco-system at its best. Kangaroo Island is Australia's third-largest island, after Tasmania and Melville Island. It lies just 112 km south-west of Adelaide by Sealink fast ferry. We have combined both of these destinations into one exciting holiday package exclusive to Guidepost Tours departing on 25th January & 18th October in 2015 from Sydney. (Gpt-PM) 

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)

THE ELVIS SPECIAL January 2015 2016

 ELVIS FESTIVAL IN PARKES 9-11 January 2015 * Relive the age of the swinging 60s on the iconic retro sleeper train to one of Australia’s most eccentric and colourful festivals. Celebrate with a themed dinner in the dining car, a show-stopping lunch at the Carrington Hotel, Katoomba, and all the fun of an on-going, on-board party. Celebrate in Parkes with a spectacular tribute show and dinner and of course the carousing street parade. Book early to reserve your cabin with Guidepost Rail Tours (GPT-RA)   WAITLIST ONLY FOR 2015 - TRAIN FULLY BOOKED. Call to register your interest for 2016 and we will advise when bookings are open.

SCANDINAVIA BY TRAIN BOAT & PLANE July 2015 - Railway Adventures with Scott McGregor

20 July to 6 August * 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) 

BANGKOK TO SINGAPORE IN STYLE including ANZAC Day at the River Kwai

 22nd to 29 April 2015 - Travel in style and luxury from Bangkok through Thailand and Malaysia to Singapore. Experience ANZAC Day at the infamous River Kwai and discover more as we explore the area. We include 3 memorable nights on the Eastern & Oriental Express luxury train. Contact Guidepost Tours. (Gpt-IAsia)

CHERRY BLOSSOM TIME - 12 day tour of Japan

 Beginning in Tokyo on Wednesday 1st April 2015, we will visit Tokyo, Mt Fuji, Kamakura, Matsumoto, Tsumago, Hiroshima, Miyajima, Himeji, Kyoto and Nara. April is the best time to see cherry blossoms in Japan. The gardens abound with many varieties of flowering trees and are usually filled with families enjoying a picnic under the falling petals. Contact Guidepost Tours. (Gpt-IAsia)

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.

THE ISLES OF KILTS & CRAFTS - 9th May 2015

 Join editor Julia Zaetta on this guided holiday created especially for Better Homes and Gardens readers. It encompasses the very best of both Ireland and Scotland while giving you the true Insider Experience. Spend a night at one of the most stunning hotels in the world, Ashford Castle. You’ll feel like royalty as you stroll through the magnificent estate gardens and enjoy a delicious dinner at the castle restaurant. Plus see some of the most breathtaking scenery such as the Isle of Skye and the Ring of Kerry as you make your way from Edinburgh to Dublin. Contact Guidepost Tours. (Traf)

ARTS, CRAFTS & A LITTLE HISTORY - 16th April 2015

 Join deputy editor Dora Papas on this trip created especially for Better Homes and Gardens readers. Travel through the Midwest and Southern states of the USA where you’ll visit the home of the Kentucky Derby and experience Graceland, the world’s most famous rock ‘n’ roll residence. At AQS QuiltWeek in Paducah, take the opportunity to learn techniques and design tips from internationally acclaimed instructors and watch as fabrics, colours and exquisite designs come alive. Plus, enjoy all the Insider Experiences like in St Louis where you’ll learn how to make the best sweet and spicy BBQ sauce. Contact Guidepost Tours. (Traf)

CHRISTMAS MARKET MAGIC - 29th November 2015

 Tis the season to be jolly on this festive Guided Holiday. Work your way through Europe's most stunning Christmas Markets while seeing the iconic sights glisten with lights and covered in snow. Stock up on decorations for your tree and sample all the delicious offerings including gingerbread and mulled wine. Contact Guidepost Tours for reservations. (Traf)

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 & BOAT with Colin Schroeder

Enjoy one of the world’s great train journeys and experience Vietnam’s most iconic destinations along the line on a 1,700-kilometre odyssey from Ho Chi Minh City to Hanoi. The many side trips from our train will reveal Vietnam’s history, culture, fine food, wonderfully friendly people and excellent shopping on what promises to be a most stimulating and enlightening gentle adventure. 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

 April/May 2015 - 16 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. Our new itinerary for 2015 will be available soon. Contact Guidepost Tours for more details and reservations. (Gpt-RAdv)

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