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Visa & Lonely Planet $100 OFF Voucher

Free Kathmandu backpacks at STA Travel

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We have partnered with Visa & Lonely Planet to offer a $100 discount voucher to anyone who creates a Travel Companion Guide online!

So what'll it be? Bar hopping in Asia? Bungee-jumping in New Zealand? Tomato throwing in Spain?

With your brand-new personalised Lonely Planet guide to endless travel opportunities in hand, you can hit the ground running and get straight to booking your dream trip! Plus, you can share your guide with friends and family on facebook or over email.

Your personalised guide is a great starting point to helping you plan your ultimate trip. It covers suggestions on great places to see, the best watering holes as well as ALL the must-see attractions.

To redeem your voucher, simply walk in to any STA travel branch near you!


Book your Trip Today!

Once you've created your own personal Travel Companion guide brough to you by Visa and the Lonely Planet, scoll down and check out our fave student travel packages. To book your package, give us a call or visit your nearest branch.

T&C's: Must be presented at the start of the consultaion process, quoting the promo code 'LPVOUCHER'. Valid in store or call centre only. Valid for international travel departing Australia used in AU or New Zealand if used in NZ, including Jet star, Tiga Airways, Air Asia,  X, and Virgin Blue Australia flights as well as Trans-Tasman flights on any airline. Valid when using your Visa card to purchase with a minmum spend of AU $1,000. If used in AU and NZ. Valid for use until 31/12/12. One per person, per booking, for new bookings only. Cannot be used in conjuction with any other offer. Not redeemable for cash. 

What can I spend my voucher on?

You can spend your voucher on anything..but for some great BIG TRIP experinces, check out some of our alltime favourites below. This is just a small sample of what's on offer, contact your travel adviser for more options..give us a call or visit your nearest branch.

 

THE BIG EUROPEAN 
ADVENTURE



European Escapade
25 days from $3,099                               

To Barcelona and beyond! The European Escapade takes you through the best of Western Europe, allowing time to really experience what each city has to offer. Highlights include strolling La Rambla in Barcelona, re-discovering the might of the Roman Emperors in Rome and gazing up at the Swiss Alps from your bedroom window in Switzerland. What better way to spend a month in Europe?


ALL THE VERY BEST OF SOUTH EAST ASIA



Indochina Discovery
30 days from $2799                                

 Discover the heart and soul of Indochina on this tour of four very diverse countries. Encounter history, both ancient and modern, and witness the unbelievable splendour of Angkor Wat. Our CEOs will ensure your accommodation and transportation are covered—so you can choose the activities that interest you. Experience Halong Bay by boat or ride pushbikes around Vang Vieng. Push through hectic city lanes and tap into the pulsing nightlife. And with other travellers your own age, you can be sure to get down with adventurers that’ll keep up.

TRAVEL THE TRANSIBERIAN RAILWAY

The Vodkatrain
21 days from $3170                              

 An unforgettable journey! Visit all the best places, from Russia's 'Venice of the North' through to electrifying Beijing. You'll live with the nomads in Mongolia and party in quirky Ulaanbaatar. Enjoy a dip in Lake Baikal after a few nights on the train and asorb fascinating history in Moscow or while strolling on the Great Wall.

SAY HOLA TO SOUTH AMERICA!



Southern Cross
45 days from $5399                           
 From the Nazca Lines and the heights of Incan archeology to the beach at Ipanema, this 45-day long tour provides limitless opportunities for adventure. Explore the wetlands of the Pantanal, thundering Iguassu Falls and the bizarre landscape of the Salar de Uyuni. In the thin air of the Andes, trek the challenging Inca Trail to legendary —we run our own treks and ensure quality food and equipment, leaving you to focus on your next exhilarating step forward. With local transportation and authentic accommodation, this trip offers an intense blend of included activities and free time to explore on your own. This trip has it all!

ANTARCTICA, THE FINAL FRONTEIR



Antarctica Classic Expedition
11 days from $5699                          

 Vivid emerald, violet tints, intense blue and crimson light—the Antarctic is anything but a world of white desolation. Join us on a true adventure to a world of immense scale and visual splendour. Passing huge icebergs in the flat calm of a polar morning will reshape the way you look at your world. Encounter huge whales, enormous rookeries of penguins and stunning landscapes few have ever witnessed. This 11-day expedition will introduce you to the magic of the South Shetland Islands and the Antarctic Peninsula.

USA, FROM COAST TO COAST



Coast to Coast Road Trip
23 days from $2599                                              

 Get out on the road and follow in the footsteps of Jack Kerouac to discover the real America. This ultimate coast-to-coast road trip connects you and your small group of fellow travellers to the iconic cities, natural wonders, national parks and monuments that make this land great. Learn about Navajo culture in the Southwest and what the odds are in Las Vegas. Whether it’s comfortable hotels in the cities or campsites in national parks, you’ll always be close to the action. So slide on your cowboy boots in in Texas and your dancing shoes in Nashville and Memphis—it’s time to embrace the spirit of this land by hitting the open road. 

T&C's: Must be presented at the start of the consultaion process, quoting the promo code 'LPVOUCHER'. Valid in store or call centre only. Valid for international travel departing Australia used in AU or New Zealand if used in NZ, including Jet star, Tiga Airways, Air Asia,  X, and Virgin Blue Australia flights as well as Trans-Tasman flights on any airline. Valid when using your Visa card to purchase with a minmum spend of AU $1,000. If used in AU and NZ. Valid for use until 31/12/12. One per person, per booking, for new bookings only. Cannot be used in conjuction with any other offer. Not redeemable for cash.