This is a holiday dreams are made of.

Cruising the Indian Ocean on a traditional wooden sailing boat with only your nearest and dearest on this idyllic private cruise. Fully crewed and catered, so all you have to do is relax and enjoy the stunning scenery, stop to snorkel or float on the turquoise water in Paradise.


  • 7 nights’ accommodation in a Standard Cabin, including breakfast
  • 7 days’ lunch, snacks, high tea and dinner
  • Unlimited house tea and coffee
  • Unlimited water – please bring your own re-fillable water bottle
  • Guided Snorkeling activities
  • Hedika experience
  • Sand bank BBQ dinner (or deserted island beach BBQ dinner)
  • Night fishing trip with lines and poles, hooks and bait

All this for just £1516 per person

*Based on a minimum of 6 sharing, departing 6/10/24, other dates available. Flights Excluded.

Contact SCT to book! 01892 783896 or email [email protected]

There are many truly incredible adventures to have in Latin America – did you know we can arrange it for you.

How about one of these amazing packages…


Plaza Mayor in Historic Center of Lima, Peru. It is surrounded by the Government Palace, Cathedral, Archbishop’s Palace, Municipal Palace, and Palace of the Union.

– for 19 nights, including Lima, the Royal Tombs in Sipan, Coica Valley and Machu Picchu


– for 15 nights, including the wildlife, glaciers and fjords of Chile and Argentina.

Costa Rica and Panama

– for 16 nights, including the jungles of Tortuguero and Soberano National Park.

To find out more about these, or discuss where you would like to go for your dream trip call us on 01892 783896 or email [email protected]

Independent Tour and Cruise – 15 days – 27 November 2024

A wonderful opportunity to discover Sydney and some gems along the South coast wine region, including Kangaroo Island, Adelaide and Melbourne… all from the luxury of a cruise!

London Heathrow – just £2,399 per person

Cruise Itinerary

DAY 1 – Sunday , Dec 01 – Sydney, Australia – Departs: 5:00PM
DAY 2 – Monday , Dec 02 – At Sea – Cruising
DAY 3 – Tuesday , Dec 03 – Hobart, Tasmania – Docked: 8:00AM to 6:00PM
DAY 4 – Wednesday , Dec 04 – At Sea – Cruising
DAY 5 – Thursday , Dec 05 – Kangaroo Island, Australia – Tendered: 9:00AM to 7:00PM
DAY 6 – Friday , Dec 06 – Adelaide, Australia – Docked: 8:00AM to 8:00PM
DAY 7 – Saturday , Dec 07 – At Sea – Cruising
DAY 8 – Sunday , Dec 08 – Melbourne, Australia – Docked: 8:00AM to 6:00PM
DAY 9 – Monday , Dec 09 – At Sea – Cruising
DAY 10 – Tuesday , Dec 10 – Sydney, Australia – Arrival: 6:30AM

Price includes:

Contact SCT to book! 01892 783896 or email [email protected]

…with Insider Journeys

10 Days South Korea Holiday – Just £3,854 per person from London Heathrow

Embark on an epic adventure through the dynamic landscapes and rich culture of South Korea!

Take a day tour to the DMZ that divides North and South Korea and visit Imjingak Park, Freedom Village, the DMZ Theatre, North Korea’s Infiltration Tunnel and the Dora Oberservation Post.

Visit the spectacular seaside temple of Haedong Yonggungsa.

Explore Gyeongju, the old capital city of the Shilla Kingdom including the UNESCO World Heritage Bulgksa Temple and Seogguram Grotto.

Spend time at the peaceful Gyeonggijeon Shrine before having the opportunity to learn about Korean culture through traditional clothing or tea.

  • 9 nights in 4 Star Hotels
  • International Flight from London Heathrow
  • Breakfast Daily
  • 5 Local Lunches
  • 2 Local Dinners
  • Transport in air-conditioned vehicles
  • All high-speed train travel as specified in the itinerary
  • Small Group Touring
  • All Entrance fees (except Camera fees)
  • All tipping
  • English speaking local guide
  • Arrival and departure transfers to hotel

Speak to our Travel Specialists.

Contact SCT to book! 01892 783896 or email [email protected]

Independent Tour – 13 days, 08 February 2025!

London Heathrow from just £3,439pp

Price Includes:

  • Return flights from the UK
  • 5 nights accommodation in Cape Town, breakfast included
  • 2 nights accommodation in Franschhoek, breakfast included
  • 3 nights accommodation at Aquila Private Game Reserve with all meals included and guided: Game drives
  • Visit to Aquila Rescue and Conversation Centre
  • Horseback safari
  • Quad bike safari
  • Private Transfers

Contact SCT to book! 01892 783896 or email holida[email protected]

3 Night Family Lapland Winter Adventure in Pyhä

For this Lapland holiday, you stay in a unique, first-class setting in the magical winter wonderland.

Visit Father Christmas, and meet the reindeer up close.

Take a reindeer safari in the sparkling snow and try snowshoeing, then spend your evenings gazing in awe at the dark sky hoping to see the brilliant colours of the Aurora Borealis.

What’s Included:

  • Accommodation in glass-roof Aurora Cabin
  • Full board meals at the onsite restaurant (breakfast, lunch & dinner)
  • Thermal clothing and necessary winter equipment
  • Reindeer Express (25 minutes)
  • Guide for all organised activities
  • Complimentary use of cross-country skis, snowshoes & toboggans
  • Shared transfers to and from Rovaniemi airport
  • Searching for Santa Experience
  • 2 Hour Snowmobile Safari

Total Cost for 2 Adults and 2 Children (4-14 years)

£3336 based on 1st December 2024,

please contact us for other dates for 2024, 2025 & 2026!

Flights excluded but can be added to make a Package holiday.

Contact SCT to book! 01892 783896 or email [email protected]


It’s been a busy year for us at Southern Cross Travel – 2023 has been our first full year of travel without any restrictions, and we have had the pleasure of arranging some amazing trips for our clients to various destinations all around the world. As a team we have also been lucky enough to visit Australia, Canada, South Africa, Montenegro, Germany and a cruise on the amazing Star Clipper ship this year, either on our personal holidays, or educational trips.

We are very excited about what 2024 will bring in the world of travel. We want to say a big thank you for all you support, and as a small, independent business we really appreciate each and every one of you. 

Don’t forget to get in touch over the Christmas break ([email protected]with any ideas or plans you may have for next year or beyond. 

Please note our opening hours over the Christmas period are as follows:

23rd December – 28th December closed

29th December – open

30th December – 1st January closed 

(Emails will be monitored during Christmas holidays).

Wishing you a very Merry Christmas and a positive and happy 2024. 

Trevor, Liz and Anneka – The SCT team x 

St. Regis Abu Dhabi – 5 Star

7 nights half board – includes 25% hotel discount

Direct flights from London Heathrow with Etihad Airways

…from just £1,759pp

The St. Regis Abu Dhabi effortlessly combines authentic Arabian hospitality with over a hundred years of bespoke St. Regis tradition. This luxury beach hotel in Abu Dhabi offers direct access to the private Nation Riviera Beach Club, inclusive of a health and fitness center, kids club and a wonderful, renovated swimming pool in addition to its’ sandy beach.

Prices are based on 2 sharing. All prices are a guide and subject to change. Subject to availability. All flight inclusive holidays are ATOL protected.

Contact SCT to book! 01892 783896 or email [email protected]

Fairmont Maldives – Sirru Fen Fushi

Experience one of the best resorts in the Maldives. Fairmont Maldives, Sirru Fen Fushi sits amid Shaviyani Atoll, on an island fringed by white coral-sand beaches and kissed by the crystalline waters of one of the Maldives’ largest resort lagoons.

7 nights from £3,655 per person sharing a Beach Sunrise Villa including breakfast.

OFFER: Save up to 50% + Complimentary Half Board included.

STAY: 11 Jan – 01 Dec 2024

Based on departures 06 May 2024 from London Heathrow with Emirates

All prices are a guide and subject to change. Subject to availability. All flight inclusive holidays are ATOL protected.

Contact SCT to book! 01892 783896 or email [email protected]

The 5 Star Domes Aulus Zante offers a warm welcome at their beautiful beach front all inclusive hotel, oozing with understated comfort-luxury.

One could say that Zante is synonym to superb beaches, great nightlife, beautiful scenery and ideal watersports destination. What more can you ask when on holiday?

May 2024 from only £866pp

Price includes:

  • 5* Domes Aulus Zante, 4.5/5 TripAdvisor
  • 7 Nights All Inclusive Tropical Nest Room
  • Transfers & Checked Bags Included

Gatwick 6/5/24 £866pp

*Based on 2 sharing, subject to availability & price change. Discount code applied.

Domes Aulūs Zante by Domes Resorts, formerly Zante Beach Hotel, welcomes you with a premium “Cool Inclusive” concept, for the eco conscious lifestyle traveller, featuring four restaurants, three bars including the Adults Only Caretta Bar located near to the beach, renowned SOMA Spa and within steps of a 60m wide golden sandy natural beach with a plethora of waterfront activities to enjoy one of Greece’s best and most famous beaches.

Families can take advantage of the KiEPOS kids club, operated by Worldwide Kids, a heated family friendly swimming pool and rooms which sleep up to 6 persons and for the non-families, there are Adults only restaurants and a bar.

In addition to all-inclusive meals, non-alcoholic & alcoholic beverages, you can also book a wide selection of tailor-made epicurean experiences. From mixology evenings to local cuisine explorations, and from healthy options that cater to all dietary requirements, to cool food & beverage experiences such as picnics and cooking classes, it is all there.

All prices are a guide and subject to change. Subject to availability. All flight inclusive holidays are ATOL protected.

Contact SCT to book! 01892 783896 or email [email protected]