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The Ghan - Taste of the Top End (Darwin to Adelaide) - PLATINUM
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Taste of the Top End (Darwin to Adelaide) - PLATINUM

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The Ghan
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The price quoted on the departure date for ''more than a day'' tours covers all days of the tour.

Six days

Sunday (All Year)

Adelaide (SA), Adelaide River (cruises), Alice Springs, Darwin, Fogg Dam, Katherine Gorge (Nitmiluk N P), Katherine, Nitmiluk (Katherine Gorge)

Departs from

Departure/Pickup Instructions
Depart Darwin Terminal

Departure Time
Check in at your leisure

Arrival Point

Arrival Time
1.10 PM

Suitable for


Day 1: Sunday - The Ghan, Adelaide
Depart Adelaide aboard The Ghan. Watch the passing
scenery and marvel as the spectacular Flinders
Ranges disappear into the horizon. This evening, relax and
enjoy the comforts of the lounge and dine in the restaurant
with an enticing range of menu options. (L,D)
Day 2: Monday - The Ghan, Alice Springs
Wake up with a coffee or juice and witness an
unforgettable outback sunrise off train at Marla, in
the remote reaches of South Australia. After more incredible
outback scenery, arrive in Alice Springs early in the
afternoon and join an Off Train Excursion to explore the
many facets of this historic outback city. (B,L,D)
Day 3: Tuesday - The Ghan, Darwin
This morning after breakfast, The Ghan arrives in
Katherine. Today you will discover the wonders of
Nitmiluk Gorge with a variety of Off Train Excursions to
choose from. Having worked up an appetite with your
morning adventures, make your way to the restaurant for
a late lunch. Continue into the lounge before arriving in
Darwin and transferring to your accommodation. (B,L)
Day 4: Wednesday - Darwin
FREE DAY Today is yours to explore Darwin at your own
pace. Take in a spot of souvenir shopping or simply relax
at your accommodation. (B)
Day 5: Thursday - Jumping Crocodiles
This morning is free for you to explore Darwin at your
leisure. Perhaps make your way down to the waterfront and
enjoy the tropical Darwin weather. Much of Darwin’s action
happens along its revitalised waterfront, which is lined
with restaurants, shops, sandy lagoons and parklands. This
afternoon, your jumping croc adventure begins. Just 60
km from Darwin lies the Adelaide River, home to more than
1600 crocodiles and the location of the famous Jumping
Crocodiles. Travel down the Stuart Highway to the Adelaide
River. Cruise the river and thrill as these awesome creatures
launch themselves out of the water. The cruise will enable
you to see these prehistoric creatures at close range.
Afterwards continue to the Window on the Wetlands Visitor
Centre for views over the Marrakai Plains, and then it’s onto
Fogg Dam Nature Reserve to see a wetland ecosystem up
close. (B)
Day 6: Friday - Litchfield National Park
Litchfield National Park contains several types of typical
Top End habitats including lush monsoon forests, termite
mounds, unusual rock formations, waterfalls and cascades.
First stop of the day is Florence Falls, where you have the
opportunity for a scenic and interpretive bush and monsoon
vine forest walk. There is also the chance for a swim by
making your way down the stairs to the plunge pool below.
Travel on to Tolmer Falls for a magnificent view of the water
cascading down to the deep waterhole at the base of the
falls. To finish the day you will visit Wangi Falls, with its
large crystal clear pool, another relaxing spot for a swim.
A great day for taking many fascinating photos, including
the amazing stand of termite mounds. (B,L)
Day 7: Saturday - Darwin
This morning after breakfast, check out of your hotel. (B)

• The Ghan, Darwin to Adelaide in PLATINUM SERVICE.
• 3 days/2 nights including all meals, beverages
and Off Train Experiences in Marla, Alice Springs and
• Private Transfers in Darwin & Adelaide
• 4 nights accommodation in Darwin including
breakfast daily
• 1 day Litchfield National Park Waterfalls including lunch
and touring
• ˝ day Jumping Crocs and Nature Adventure including
Jumping Crocodile Cruise and touring

Flights to/from Adelaide and Darwin
Fare based on low season. Accomm may be more expensive during peak season.
Single Supplement (if applicable)

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
Child fares are available to children 4-15 years of age (inclusive) or where a child occupies a seat or bertth. Infants travel free on Great Southern Rail services unless the infant is to occupy a seat or berth. In this case the infant is to be booked as a child and the Child fare applies.

Childrens Rate

Single Supplement (if applicable)

You MUST TELEPHONE THE COMPANY 24 HOURS (or more) before departure to confirm pick up/departure point.

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