Thunder through ever-changing landscapes encased in the elegance, style and luxury of the Ghan train, during a journey to remember from Adelaide to Darwin.
Your holiday begins in sophisticated and multicultural Adelaide where you’ll have three nights to explore blend of influences that flavours its restaurants, arts scene, live music calendar and bars. Adelaide is also the gateway to the world renowned Barossa Valley, where you will join a tour to explore the best wineries, enjoy a long lunch and explore the German town of Hahndorf.
Following your stay, you’ll board the legendary Ghan train for your journey of discovery to Darwin. You’ll enjoy included off-train excursions during your journey letting you discover destinations such as middle-of-nowhere Marla, Alice Springs and Katherine, whilst uncovering ancient cultural stories and viewing stunning landscapes. Wind through the charms of the South Australian plains and the rusty red hues MacDonnell Ranges’ as you tuck into gourmet meals prepared by professional chefs, using locally sourced ingredients so you can enjoy a true taste of the outback. As dry and dusty outback makes way for lush wetlands of the Top End, you’ll know you’ve arrived in Darwin where you’ll disembark for a four night hotel stay.
Just a short drive from Darwin is the Kakadu National Park, an enormous biodiverse nature reserve which is home to a huge array of plant species and wildlife. You’ll get to explore this beautiful part of the world with an included tour, as you discover aboriginal culture, enjoy a guided cruise on Yellow Water Billabong where you can spot crocodiles, brolgas, magpie geese and kytes and take part in a guided walk to Nourlangie Rock with its stunning rock paintings.
duration 9 nights
departing Mar 19 - Feb 20
Sophisticated and multicultural, Adelaide is infused by a curious blend of influences that flavours its restaurants, arts scene, live music calendar and fashionable bars. Here you’ll enjoy a full day tour to the renowned Barossa Valley, South Australia’s premium wine making region.
Continue to Adelaide Hills, full of charming villages and the historic town of Hahndorf. With stops at local wineries, including Seppeltsfield Estate, Wolf Blass and Penfolds, your day includes guided wine tastings followed by a delicious lunch. This scenic tour provides an in-depth experience of the legendary winemaking region and its environs.
Following your Adelaide stay, board the legendary Ghan for your three day journey through the Australian Outback.
You’ll be whisked through a landscape resplendent with rusty red hues and South Australian plains. Enjoy a short stop in Marla, as well as stops in Alice Springs, where you’ll visit famous landmarks and get an authentic outback experience, and Katherine, where you’ll experience a cruise along the idyllic Katherine River.
From here, kickback and savour the final hours on board before easing back into life on the land when you disembark in Darwin.
The capital of Australia’s Northern Territory is blessed with a cosmopolitan mix of culture and stunning natural scenery. During your four night stay you’ll enjoy a tour of Kakadu National Park. Escape from the bustle of city life and spend a full day exploring the sandstone escarpments, monsoon forests, serpentine rivers and aboriginal culture.
On the way you’ll cross Marrakai Wetlands and over the Adelaide River - home to native birdlife and crocodiles. Enjoy a tropical buffet lunch in Cooinda with cold meats, salad and fruit, before you take a guided cruise on Yellow Water Billabong, enjoy a guided walk to Noulangie Rock where you’ll see ancient Aboriginal rock art and visit the Warradjan Aboriginal Centre.
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