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The Ghan - Kakadu Splendour (Darwin to Adelaide) - GOLD
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Kakadu Splendour (Darwin to Adelaide) - GOLD

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The Ghan
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Seven days


Adelaide (SA), Alice Springs, Darwin, Kakadu, Katherine Gorge (Nitmiluk N P), Katherine, Nitmiluk (Katherine Gorge), Yellow Water Cruise

Departs from

Departure/Pickup Instructions
Check in at your Darwin accommodation at your leisure.

Departure Time
Check in at your leisure (Darwin)

Arrival Point

Arrival Time
late morning (Adelaide)

Suitable for

(Itinerary in reverse, Darwinto Adelaide)
Day 1: Sunday - The Ghan, Adelaide
Depart Adelaide aboard The Ghan. Unwind over lunch
while travelling through the outskirts of Adelaide.
Marvel as the spectacular Flinders Ranges disappear into
the horizon. This evening, relax and enjoy the company
of new found friends in the Lounge and dine in the Queen
Adelaide Restaurant. (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. Enjoy more
incredible outback scenery, arriving into Alice Springs
early in the afternoon and joining an Off Train Excursion
to explore the many facets of this historic outback city.
Day 3: Tuesday - The Ghan, Darwin
The Ghan arrives into Katherine. Today you will
discover the wonders of Nitmiluk Gorge with a variety
of Off Train Excursions to choose from. Reboard The Ghan
to continue your journey north, arriving in Darwin early
evening. Transfer to your accommodation. (B,L)
Day 4: Wednesday - Darwin
This morning is at your leisure and in the afternoon join
your City Sights tour for the perfect introduction to Darwin.
See the lush Botanic Gardens and the Chinese Temple,
which was re-built after it was demolished by Cyclone Tracy
in 1974. Tour the historic sites of the city including the East
Point Military Precinct. See the Stokes Hill Wharf area, the
Mooring Basin and Darwin Aviation Museum. There is also
time available to explore the Museum and Art Gallery of the
Northern Territory, whose collections encompass Aboriginal
art, visual arts, and Northern Territory history and natural
sciences. (B)
Day 5: Thursday - Kakadu National Park
Join your two day tour of Kakadu National Park. Travel
along the Arnhem Highway, their major river systems and
wetlands, into Kakadu National Park. Located 257 kilometres
east of Darwin, this national park covers 20,000 square
kilometres of landscape from rocky escarpment home to
historic Aboriginal rock art dating back thousands of years,
to floodplains abundant with wildlife. Visit the Warradjan
Cultural Centre to view the informative displays depicting
the traditions of the Aboriginal people in Kakadu. Join your
local guide on a cruise of Yellow Water Billabong. Search
for saltwater crocodiles and the colourful range of birdlife
for which this region is renowned. After lunch, stop at
Nourlangie, where your guide will lead you on a walk to view
the rock art galleries. (B,L)
Day 6: Friday - Kakadu National Park
This morning explore the World Heritage Area of Ubirr,
where you’ll climb up through the ancient Aboriginal
rock art galleries, believed to be 20,000 years old, to the
lookout for a view over the surrounding wetlands. Join the
Guluyambi Cruise on the East Alligator River. An Aboriginal
guide will provide an insight into their culture, including
local mythology, the river’s abundant food chain, as well as
bush survival skills. With special permission of the local
people, you can go ashore in Arnhem Land. Visit the Bowali
Visitor Centre before returning to Darwin and your overnight
accommodation. (L)
Day 7: Saturday - Darwin
This morning after breakfast, check out of your hotel. (B)

•3 days/2 nights aboard The Ghan, Adelaide to Darwin (or v.v.), Gold twin Service incl. all meals, beverages & Off Train Experiences in Marla, Alice Springs & Katherine
•Transfer from Darwin Rail Terminal to City Hotel (or v.v.)
•3 nights accommodation in Darwin (incl. b'fast daily)
•½ day Darwin City Sights including entry to attractions & touring
•2 day Kakadu & East Alligator River incl. accomm, 2 meals, guided touring

Flights to Darwin
Flights from Adelaide

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

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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