Insight's Australia & New Zealand Local Escapes $99 Deposits
Five Unique Regions, Five Unique Trips

Insight's Local Escapes
Are you used to having your next trip booked and the countdown on until you depart? In exciting news a number of our travel partners have introduced flexible booking conditions with reduced deposits and peace of mind date changes. As we wait for our state borders to open, we can set our sights on some of the tours on offer for next year with these flexible conditions included.

Today we are showcasing Insight Vacations, many of you may have experienced their hospitality abroad, and now for the first time you can enjoy a trip in our own country that has been curated with the same level of care and detail as a fully-fledged escorted European vacation.
To make it even easier to secure your place and travel local in style, you can now book with a $99* deposit, and a 30-day refund guarantee. Plus if you have any Insight Vacations' future travel credits, these can also be used for these amazing local trips! Enjoy flexibility to change your booking and travel dates before you depart. 

These gastronomy-centric, close-to-home trips, are designed for Aussie guests and will take you behind the scenes to sample local produce, uncover the best wineries, and enjoy meaningful interactions with local suppliers who need it most. Scroll down to discover exactly which regions these tours visit as well as what their respective itineraries entail!
Perth & The Margaret River Explorer

Western Australia
Go behind the scenes as you explore the renowned wine regions and sample local seasonal produce like a true foodie, whilst taking in the picturesque surrounds. Experience the iconic sights of Perth, as well as venturing off the beaten track as you become at one with nature and hear personal stories from the Indigenous locals at Cape Naturaliste. Unlock Western Australia’s best kept secrets and experience them in style and comfort.
6 Days from $3,500
Flavours Of Adelaide & The Barossa Valley

South Australia
Discover the hidden gems of South Australia in style as you enjoy food and wine experiences designed especially for you. Meet local producers as you journey effortlessly through all three of the renowned wine regions. Enjoy a cooking demonstration at the Farm Shop of national treasure Maggie Beer, fill your esky with locally sourced seasonal produce and enjoy a roaming, progressive four-course dinner at the iconic Adelaide Central Markets.
5 Days from $2,995
Tasmania's Food, Whiskey & Wine

Tasmania is a place that is best explored like a local. Wine and dine your way through Tassie, sampling the finest local produce, home grown wine, whiskey and gin, all of which is brought to life by the charismatic locals. Explore the pristine natural wilderness, uncover the unique history and immerse yourself in the must-see highlights.
6 Days from $3,675
Taste Of New Zealand's North Island

North Island
Connect exclusively with locals, as you sample regional produce and visit three world-renowned wineries. Stroll the streets of Wellington with a Local Expert, before travelling to Olivo, one of the oldest commercial olive groves in Martinborough, and onto a wine pairing experience at Craggy Range at the foot of the towering Te Mata Peak.
8 Days from $4,550
Scenic Roads Of The South Island

South Island
Discover the beauty of New Zealand’s South Island, known for its magnificent mountains, pristine lakes and world-renowned wines. From Christchurch, you’ll venture north along the remote rugged shorelines to the beautiful and pristine Marlborough Sounds and Tasman region, where you’ll be treated to world-class wine and an abundance of artisan cuisine. Travelling with Insight Vacations through the South Island will take you from city to coast to sounds and mountains, all while being privy to exclusive experiences and local knowledge.
7 Days from $4,150
Insight's COVID-19 Safety Protocol
  • Insight Travel Directors and drivers have been trained to react and activate protocol should any unexpected issues arise at any stage of the trip. You are in safe hands.
  • Physical distancing measures have been implemented on all Insight luxury coaches.
  • Hand sanitizer is freely available on board for guests to use throughout the day.
  • Insight only work with establishments that they are confident will consistently adhere to their high well-being standards, which includes hotels, restaurants, sightseeing venues.
Terms and Conditions:

$99 per person deposit valid for new bookings only made between 15 June 2020 - 1 September 2020. Deposit due within 5 days of booking. Applicable for travel 1 December 2020 - 31 March 2021. $99 Deposit is combinable with year-round savings. Offer is not applicable to group deposit but can be applied for travellers booking within the group block. $99 per person deposit qualifies for 30-day refund guarantee - cancel for any reason within 30 days of deposit and receive a full refund. Fees (also read below paragraph) apply for cancellation outside 30 days of deposit and/or within final payment due date (whichever comes first). Domestic trips, Local Escapes, (AU & NZ): $99 per person fee outside 30 days of deposit; 50% fee within 30 - 15 days of departure; 100% within 14 - 0 days of departure. Offers: based on availability, does not apply to all trips/ departures, and may be withdrawn at any time and without notice.
Flexibility Promise: 
We are temporarily offering a fee waiver on the land portion of the trip until 30 days prior to departure should guests wish to change their dates or travel to a different destination. Airlines may have different policies and penalty charges, which are the guest’s responsibility. This applies to land bookings only and does not apply to group bookings. If the guest chooses a trip or departure that is more expensive than the original, they are responsible for the difference in price; if the trip or departure is less expensive than the original, a future travel credit will be issued for the difference. Normal penalties apply for full cancellation without rebooking or cancellations within 30 days of departure. Please note guests are responsible for any airline penalties imposed due to trip changes and/or cancellations.

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