Why you need to explore the world with Gate 1 Travel

Founded in 1981 with just three employees, Gate 1 now boasts more than 400 staff in their international offices that offer around-the-clock support for travellers, with a promise to deliver more of the world for less by developing quality, affordable holidays for Australians.

The article has been created in partnership with our sponsor, Gate 1 Travel.

Gate 1 Travel offer escorted tours, European river cruises, small group tours and customised international travel packages. Our diverse tour offering covers destinations across every continent, even taking travellers to Antarctica. With its own ships that sail along the Rhine, Danube and the Netherlands’ waterways, European River Cruising is the most popular product and also among the cheapest on the market, with a deluxe seven-night Rhine River cruise from $2199 per person.

Visit gate1travel.com.au to see the full list of tours and save $500 per person on all 2019 European River Cruises at the time of booking when you quote promo code INT500RCA by 31 December 2018.

The facts

-Great pricing without sacrificing quality; we often include 4-star or higher ranked hotels on escorted tours and our river cruises are 4- and 5-star.
-Time and time again travellers comment on the high quality of our local Tour Managers. They are extremely knowledgeable, considerate of the needs of the tour group and passionate.
-We have a diverse selection of tour destinations across every continent. From Antarctica to Asia, Africa and more, we offer More of the World for Less!
-European River Cruising is one of our most popular packages and our cruises are much more affordable than the ones you’ll see advertised elsewhere. We operate our own luxurious ships and travel along the Rhine, Main and Danube Rivers, as well as the Netherlands’ waterways.
-Gratuities are included on all our escorted tours and river cruises.
-A normal deposit is all it takes to lock in our Early Bird deals and we don’t charge any credit card fees. You can even get 5% off the balance when you pay by bank deposit.
-We have been operating for over 35+ years.
-In a recent survey, 100% of Gate 1 travellers said they would travel with the company again.

Classic European River Cruise

14 nights / from $4179 per person
Enjoy a 14-night Classic European River Cruise from $4179 per person when you quote promo code INT500RCA at the time of booking. Spend 14 nights aboard the Deluxe Monarch Empress, First Class Monarch Governess, or Monarch Duchess and journey through the heart of Europe from Hungary, through Austria and Germany, finishing in the Netherlands where you’ll tour the canals of Amsterdam. Along the way you’ll see magnificent panoramic views of Budapest from atop Fisherman’s Bastion, visit romantic Vienna with its legendary opulence and elegance, and walk in Bamberg’s medieval centre with its 11th-century Romanesque cathedral. The cruise includes 41 meals: 14 breakfasts, 13 lunches, 14 dinners with unlimited wine and beer with dinners. Plus you’ll receive river port charges of $380 per person, entrance fees per itinerary as well as comfortable wireless earphones for excursions.