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Duration Seven days
Destinations Alice Springs, Darwin, Kata Tjuta ( The Olgas), Kings Canyon, Uluru (Ayers Rock)
Departs from Darwin
Departure/Pickup Instructions Check in to your Darwin accommodation (included)
Departure Time Check in at your leisure
Arrival Point Alice Springs
Arrival Time Package ends after breakfast
Itinerary DAY 1: TUESDAY
This afternoon, check in to your overnight accommodation, Vibe Darwin Waterfront Hotel.
DAY 2: WEDNESDAY
After being tranferred from your hotel to the Darwin Rail Terminal, your journey on board the legendary Ghan begins. After a light lunch in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant, arrive in Katherine. Enjoy an Off Train Excursion to Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge, one of the highlights of your journey, before continuing the journey south to Alice Springs. ( B, L, D)
DAY 3: THURSDAY
This morning after breakfast, The Ghan arrives into Alice Springs. You will then be transferred to your accommodation, The Chifley Resort Alice Springs, and the afternoon is yours to explore the delights of this outback city. (B)
DAY 4: FRIDAY
Uluru (Ayers Rock)
This morning after breakfast, check out of your hotel, and make your own way to Alice Springs Airport, for your early afternoon flight to Uluru. On arrival at Ayers Rock Airport you will be transferred to your hotel. Travel from Ayers Rock Resort to the Uluru sunset viewing area. Enjoy nibbles and a glass of wine, while watching the changing colours of a sunset over Uluru. After sunset, you will be transferred to the exclusive barbeque site, situated within the Uluru National Park, for a relaxing dining experience under the stars, before returning to your accommodation. (B,D)
Accommodation: Desert Gardens Hotel , Ayers Rock Resort, 2 nights.
DAY 5: SATURDAY
Uluru (Ayers Rock) - Kata Tjuta (Olgas)
Early start this morning to view sunrise over Uluru, before joining your guide on a walk around the base of Uluru, travel to the beautiful Mutitjulu Waterhole, and visit the Uluru-Kata Tjuta Cultural Centre, to learn about Aboriginal culture and see local artwork. This afternoon travel to Kata Tjuta and join your guide for a 2-3hr walk amongst these giant domes, learning about the unique flora and fauna and geological history of the area. Take in sunset with a glass of wine, before returning to your accommodation.
DAY 6: SUNDAY
Kings Canyon - Alice Springs
Travel to Kings Canyon, stopping at Kings Creek Station for breakfast. After breakfast, you may choose to make the rocky climb to the rim of the canyon (for those with a good level of fitness) for marvellous views of Watarrka National Park. Alternatively, explore the boulder-strewn Canyon floor (an easier, shady walk). Stop at Kings Canyon Resort to purchase lunch (own expense) before travelling to Alice Springs, where you will be transferred to your accommodation, The Chifley Resort Alice Springs. (B)
DAY 7: MONDAY
This morning after breakfast, check out of your hotel (B)
Good level of fitness required - ability to walk and balance on uneven ground. Closed in / covered walking shoes are essentials
Alice Springs to Darwin departs on Thursday or Sunday.
Inclusions 1 night aboard The Ghan, Darwin to Alice Springs or v.v
2 nights accommodation Alice Springs
Flight Alice Springs to Uluru
3 Day/2 night tour Centre Highlights tour with Aussie Barbeque (Uluru, Kata Tjuta, Kings Canyon)
1 night accommodation Darwin
transfer Alice Springs Rail Terminal to hotel (or v.v)
transfer hotel to Darwin Rail Terminal (or v.v)
Exclusions Flights to Darwin
Flights from Alice Springs
Note This fare is only eligible for those carrying a Australian Pensioner or CSHC card.
What To Bring Due to cabin space constraints, it is recommended guests take an ‘overnight bag’ containing all requirements for their journey with them in their cabin and check-in all other luggage. Guests are permitted to check-in a maximum 40kg luggage free of charge (2 items not exceeding 20kg each).
Note: Checked-in luggage cannot be accessed during the journey
Child Policies Children welcome
Childrens Rate $3159.00
Single Supplement (if applicable) $252.00
You MUST TELEPHONE THE COMPANY 24 HOURS (or more) before departure to confirm pick up/departure point.