Shake off the winter chill, put some spring in your step and plan a getaway this November. With spring nearly over, the school term in full swing and summer approaching, November is the perfect chance to grab a break before the Christmas rush. Whether you want to stay close to home or travel further afield, here are some of our favourites.
From North to South
Be welcomed with open arms to the charming and mesmerizingly beautiful, Vietnam. One of south-east Asia's hottest destinations, boasting a long coastline, bustling cities, beaches, mountains, an iconic river, temples and lush countryside as well as several UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
A&K's 12-day Highlights of Vietnam journey priced from $7,287 per person.
A Walk to Remember
For the active traveller, kick start summer with a break in Tasmania. Begin your holiday with a round of golf at the acclaimed Barnbougle before venturing to the East Coast, where pristine beaches, bushland and coastal wilderness provide the backdrop to this well-paced and varied walking tour.
A&K's 7-day Bay of Fires Lodge Walk journey priced from $3,612 per person.
Contrasts of South America
The neighbouring countries of Argentina and Chile are vastly different with remarkable beauty. From outstanding natural wonders, outdoor adventures, elegant capitals and rich cultures. Travel with the sophistication of private touring staying in handpicked boutique properties. Achieve all this on A&K's 15-day -Chile & Argentina in Style' itinerary.
Priced from $11,300 per person twin share.
Get a head start on your summer tan with a quick getaway to the Maldives. Powder white sand, turquoise seas, incredible underwater attractions and a string of uninhabited private islands. Experience the pristine Thaa Atoll where Maalifushi is located and stay in an overwater suite or villa sitting above a shallow lagoon.
A&K's 8-day Escapes: Maalifushi by Como journey priced from $4,630 per person.
Images of Nepal
The remote mountainous nation of Nepal is ideal for an active outdoor experience, with travel in November a perfect option. The post monsoon mountain air is clear and fresh so the mountain views are even more spectacular, river rafting is at its best, wildlife viewing excellent and moderate temperatures make trekking a joy.
A&K's 11-day Images of Nepal itinerary priced from $5,551 per person.
Fancy a stroll through the streets of Old Delhi? An elephant safari through the Rajasthani countryside or bedding down with the Taj Mahal in full view? You can do all of these on A&K's 10-day -Royal Rajasthan' itinerary. The weather's at its most temperate, you'll be there just before peak season kicks in and you'll have privately guided arrangements throughout.
Priced from $5,655 per person twin share.