Cox and Kings - Australia
Escorted Small Group & Private Journeys
AU 1300 836 764
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Cox and Kings

Cox & Kings, the world's longest established travel company, organises high quality escorted small group journeys to many of the world's most culturally and naturally fascinating parts of the world. Our holidays range from the luxurious to the adventurous, and are planned by our expert consultants.

Established over 250 years ago by Richard Cox, Cox & Kings today has built upon the long history of delivering high quality service, excellent value and attention to detail to continually craft incredible travel experiences. We offer these services across the Indian Subcontinent, Latin America, Africa, the Middle East, the Far East, Europe and Australia and New Zealand.

Tempo Holidays and Bentours are proud to be an integral part of Cox & Kings
Tempo Holidays (Tempo) started life as Ya’lla Tours and was established in 1990. Tempo is a specialist travel wholesaler focused on the Mediterranean, Europe, Britain and Ireland, Middle East, India and Latin America. From humble beginnings, Tempo has grown to be one of Australia’s most respected travel wholesalers, offering travel arrangements in almost fifty countries. Tempo’s product selection is aimed at providing the FIT (fully independent travel) leisure market with the broadest range of product available. Targeted specialist group travel is also an important part of the product mix.

Tempo’s mission is to be the specialist operator of first choice in all the markets in which we operate, and to ensure that such choice is based on the quality of our products, our service standards, the abilities of our staff and the business and ethical leadership of the Company.
For over 30 years, Bentours has been proudly operating innovative tours and cruises to some of the world’s most spectacular destinations. With a reputation as Australia’s Scandinavian travel specialists, Bentours also offers a huge range of touring options in Russia, the Baltic States, Iceland, Greenland, the Arctic, Antarctica and South America.

From light adventure tours to relaxed cruises and rail journeys, Bentours is proud to offer a travel package for everyone. We are constantly refining our products and seeking out exciting new destinations and activities to ensure our valued customers have the best possible travel experience. We pride ourselves on our flexibility and are always happy to tailor-make a custom itinerary to suit our clients’ needs.

We strive to use our experience and knowledge of unconventional destinations to deliver happy and unique journeys to all our clients.
Explore! Worldwide are the adventure travel experts and have been operating since 1981. The experience and knowledge of the well-established travel company make them one of the world's most trusted adventure travel companies.

With over 450 adventures in over 120 countries, Explore! Worldwide offers you a choice that is second to none. As well as a diverse range of adult discovery tours, Walking and Trekking holidays, Family Adventures, Cycling tours, Wildlife holidays,Tailormade holidays, Polar Adventures and an ever increasing number of Special Interest Discovery tours are also offered. The wide range of activities and experiences, award winning leaders, commitment to responsible travel and a pinch of Explore spirit, keeps customers coming back year after year.

Hurtigruten is a daily passenger and freight shipping service along Norway's western and northern coast between Bergen and Kirkenes, called ‘the world’s most beautiful sea voyage’.

We also offer Explorer voyages in Antarctica, Greenland, Iceland, Spitsbergen and across the Transatlantic. Hurtigruten’s unique heritage, combined with highly skilled crews and a diverse fleet consisting of nimble, intimately-scaled expedition ships, enables us to offer you unique nature-based experiences to remote corners of the world.
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Cox & Kings trades as a division of Tempo Holidays Pty Ltd (ABN 51007331213) in Australia. Tempo Holidays is a member of the Australian Federation of Travel Agents (AFTA), and the Council of Australian Tour Operators (CATO). It is a Licensed Travel Agent (licence number 31341) and belongs to the Travel Compensation Fund which affords consumers peace of mind as payments made to Cox & Kings through Tempo Holidays are automatically covered under the terms of this accreditation.

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