Arcadia Travel

Wherever you'd like to roam, have a chat with us first.

We're an independent agency and we enjoy helping our customers (fellow-travellers) to create journeys that are 'outside the book'.

We have all the tools of the trade at hand - and more decades of travel experience and tour operating than we ought to admit.

On offer too are brochures for all the popular brands of tours, cruises, adventures and independent packages.

Flights, hotels and other services we can research and book - saving you time and money.

We are also the operators of My Europe Base, Outbike and Bandicoot Tours and Charters.

Arcadia Travel is located in Noosa Junction on Queensland's Sunshine Coast.



Freighter ship cruising

Sail Australia to Europe in 40+ days via Singapore, India, Sri Lanka and Suez Canal.

Or from Europe via Italy, Suez, Reunion and Mauritius Islands.

You pick the ports to sail from and to, paying a daily rate. Services are fortnightly.

Around the world itineraries can be planned from Australia, takes 90+ days of sailing.







My Europe Base

Stay in Zell-Mosel, Rhineland, Germany

Taste the life staying on Europe's waterways in our attractive and comfortable self-contained apartments.

Zell on Mosel is a winemaker town in the heart of Rhineland, an ideal base for walking, cycling, spas and sightseeing.

Handy to the Mosel Railway, with trains to Trier, Luxembourg and Koblenz with easy connections beyond.  Just 4 hours from Paris with one change.

Nearby Hahn Airport is a low-cost hub with flights all over Europe.

Stay a few nights or settle in with our terrific long stay rates.

A'Rosa river cruising

A'Rosa is a river cruise company few Australians have heard of.

We like experiences that attract an international mix and a range of ages.

A'Rosa is well-established and Germany-based. They offer a wider choice of cruises from 3 days to 16 days, sailing the Seine, Douro, Rhone, Rhine, Mosel, Main and Danube rivers.

At the Premium 4-star level, A'Rosa gives great value, they are family friendly, have bicycles on board, fitness studio, saunas and offer a range of optional excursions.





Our own tours

Christmas Markets by Trains

Small Group Escorted

30 November - 14 December 2020

Delve into the magical Christmas Market stalls across Rhineland and a little beyond, travelling by local train, public bus and ferry - with 12 nights staying at My Europe Base on the Mosel River.

Includes the Mosel and Rhine Rivers, Luxembourg, Trier, Bernkastel, Cochem, Koblenz, Rudesheim, Mainz, Frankfurt and Marburg.






Self-Guided Coast Walks Noosa to Sydney

Includes the Solitary Islands Coastal Walk

24-29 September 2020

Hike some of NSW's most iconic coastlines, alternating with travel by mini-coach, from S-E Qld to Sydney over 6 days.

Walk Brunswick Heads to Byron Bay, Solitary Islands Coast Walk over 3 days, SW Rocks to Trial Bay, Port Macquarie and Newcastle. You can hike over 100 km - or as much as you choose with shorter options to the longer walks.

Tour is operated by Arcadia Travel and Bandicoot Bus Charters.

Cycle Outback Queensland

The 'Rail-Road-Ride'

May-June 2021

OUTBIKE rides OUTBACK again in 2021, sticking to the bitumen in a 4-stage road bike epic complementing NSW's & Qld's outback passenger trains, each stage starts and ends at a rail-head, timed to match with trains in or out!

Overnight camps in towns, at remote pubs and rest areas.

Note this event has been rescheduled by 12 months to May-June 2021.





Events & Shows @ QPAC

Includes return travel to Brisbane from Noosa and Sunshine Coast, free time before the show for dinner and after for drinks. Travel is on our 21-passenger mini-coaches with coach seats and extra legroom.

Cost: $66 return adult / $33 return child (to 17 years accompanied by adult)


Small group charter

With Bandicoot mini-coaches, hotel and resort partners, Arcadia Travel can arrange small group travel on the Sunshine Coast, South East Queensland and interstate. We are partners for several European tour companies, running their groups around SE Australia and to the Red Centre.

Holidays to Noosa

For group holidays to Noosa we can arrange resorts, day trips to Fraser Island, Noosa Everglades - and activities including hiking, cycling, canoeing, wellness, surfing and much more.