DAY 1 – DEPART TO ADELAIDE
Today, please make your way to Adelaide under your own arrangments and check in to the Adelaide Rockford . Meet your Tour Host and fellow travellers at the hotel restaurant for your Welcome Dinner at 6.30pm. Fights at own arrangements Overnight Adelaide Rockford (D)
DAY 2 – DEPART ADELAIDE GOLD SERVICE ON THE GHAN
Step aboard the Legendary Ghan and take time acquainting yourself with the trains friendly staff and your comfortable private cabin. Once you’ve settled in and the big wheels start turning, make your way to the classically styled Queen Adelaide Restaurant carriage for a delicious lunch, accompanied by your choice of fine wines. With all meals and beverages included in your Gold Service, you are assured to be in for a great journey. Overnight Ghan (B,L,D & all beverages)
DAY 3 – MARLA, ALICE SPRINGS
Wake with breakfast and witness an unforgettable outback sunrise at our morning stop in Marla in the remote reaches of SA. Following our stop at Marla, you’ll then be arriving in iconic Alice Springs. Here you can enjoy your choice of off train excursions included in your fare. For example, why not head out to the Alice Springs Desert Wildlife Park or take a tour around this Iconic town with the Alice Explorer. Back on the train there’s time to talk through the day’s discoveries with newfound friends in the Outback Explorer Lounge before freshening up for dinner in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant. Overnight Ghan (B,L,D & all beverages)
DAY 4 – KATHERINE, ARRIVE DARWIN
Today we welcome you to Katherine. Upon reaching the Territory you’ll enjoy another hearty breakfast in style before leaving the train for a day of cultural delights. Endless options await in Katherine. Enjoy a leisurely cruise on the Katherine River gazing in wonder at towering sandstone cliffs. Alternatively, gain an insight into the culture and ways of the traditional owners of Nitmiluk, the Jawoyn people, with an exclusive cultural experience.. Or you can choose to upgrade your excursion with a helicopter or scenic flight over Kakadu and Nitmiluk National Parks with magnificent views. Lunch awaits back on board, before we roll into Darwin late this afternoon. Upon arrival, we will be transferred to our accommodation in Darwin and you can enjoy the many eateries for dinner just around the corner along Mitchell St. Overnight Palms City Resort (B, L & all beverages Ghan)
DAY 5 – EXPLORE DARWIN, SUNSET DINNER CRUISE
Today we take in the sights of Darwin. We see the new Parliament House built on the site of the Darwin Post Office bombed during the war, the port area plus the many other fascinating sights of Australia’s northern gateway. We then take a drive through Fannie Bay to East Point where we visit the Military Museum. Here we discover the Japanese raids on Darwin then depart for our Harbour Cruise. Watch the sun setting over Darwin Habour while you enjoy a delicious buffet dinner on board. Overnight Palms City Resort (B,D on the Cruise)
DAY 6 – HOMEWARD BOUND
Today following breakfast, it is time to say good bye to your fellow travellers and make your way home at your own arrangements. If you wish to extend your stay in Darwin, optional extra nights accommodation can be arranged. (B)
B = Breakfast; L = Lunch; D = Dinner
dates & pricing
- Tour subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.
- $1500pp deposit is non refundable.
- Full payment due 70 days prior to departure
- No monies are refundable within 60 days of departure.