NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Qantas Airways, Destination NSW and Qantas Vacations today announced fantastic travel deals and packages making it possible for Australia-bound travelers to "Love Every Second in Sydney." Sydney's natural surroundings and glorious harbor make it a must-see destination. Available for booking by September 28, for outbound travel from November 10 – 20, 2012; February 5 – March 24, 2013; or May 1 – June 8, 2013, travelers who book their flights with Qantas can take advantage of the fantastic deals, fun-filled events and breathtaking sites all to be found in Sydney.**
Flights are available from US$ 1,598* per person roundtrip Economy airfare, including taxes, fees and carrier-imposed charges, for travel from Los Angeles to Sydney; from US$ 1,798* per person roundtrip Economy airfare from Dallas; and US$ 1,832* per person roundtrip Economy airfare from New York.
Adding an extra element to these amazing offers, Sydney will showcase a plethora of events during the next year that will be appealing to all kinds of travelers. From international art series and operas and ballets, to Mardi Gras parades and surfing competitions, there is sure to be an exciting event to entertain all visitors. Highlighted events include:
- Sydney International Arts Series
- Francis Bacon – Five Decades (November 17, 2012 – February 24, 2013)
- Anish Kapoor (December 20, 2012 – April 1, 2013)
- Alexander the Great: 2000 Years of Treasure (November 24, 2013 – April 28, 2014)
- Paris Opera Ballet – Giselle (January 29, – February 9, 2013)
- The Addams Family – Australian Premiere (beginning March 2013)
- Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras Parade (March 2, 2013)
- Sydney Chinese New Year (February 8 – 24, 2013)
- Opera on Sydney Harbour – Carmen (March 22, - April 12, 2013)
- Vivid Sydney 2013 – Sydney is transformed into a creative canvas of lights, music and creative forums (May 26 – June 10, 2013)
For those seeking an all-in-one package, Qantas Vacations offers the perfect package for spring travel. The "Sydney Vacation Package" starts from US$ 2,099^ per person, valid for outbound travel between May 1 – June 8, 2013. This four-night Sydney Vacation Package from Qantas Vacations includes:
- Qantas Airways roundtrip airfare in economy class from Los Angeles to Sydney
- Four nights accommodation in Sydney at The Menzies Hotel, Sydney
- Highlights of Sydney sightseeing tour
- Daily breakfast
To book the Sydney Vacation Package from Qantas Vacations, interested travelers can visit the website. The first 20 passengers to book will also receive a complimentary Sydney Bridge Climb on the Sydney Harbour Bridge valued at $240 per person.
To book these deals, visit qantas.com/sydney or call (888) 350 4565.^
Terms & Conditions Applicable to both Air-only and to Sydney Package: All prices are in US dollars and include government-imposed taxes and fees and carrier-imposed charges. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights. Sales of air-only tickets and of Sydney package are nonrefundable except sales made one week or more prior to departure may be canceled without penalty within 24 hours of purchase. Date changes are $200 per transaction plus any additional airfare. An additional service fee of US$40/AU$80 per person applies for each transaction made to an Economy ticket via telephone, retail outlet, or an airport ticket counter, depending on the country where the change is made. Some airlines may impose additional charges for checked baggage. Please refer to each airline's website for information regarding its checked baggage policies. Some routing options include Qantas codeshare flights operated by American Airlines. An additional $4.50 airport Passenger Facility Charge applies for each codeshare flight departure. Air-only and package prices and routings are current as of September 18, 2012, and are subject to change. Prices are guaranteed after full payment except for increases in government-imposed taxes or fees. By paying for your airfare or package or by making a deposit toward the purchase of either, you affirmatively agree to the possibility of such increases. Other restrictions apply.
* Applicable for Air-Only: Roundtrip economy class travel from Los Angeles, Dallas and New York to Sydney departing November 10 – 20, 2012; February 5 – March 24, 2013; and May 1 – June 8, 2013. Book by September 28, 2012.
** Applicable for Sydney Package: Package prices are per person, double occupancy. Single Supplements apply. Valid for economy class travel from Los Angeles for departures between 1 May and 8 June 2013. Book by 28 September 2012. Departures from Dallas, from $2299; from New York (JFK), from $2329. Not combinable with any other offer or discounted vacation package. Upgrades available. Hotel upgrade prices are per person, in addition to the advertised price. Other restrictions apply.
SOURCE Qantas Airways