The Ghan Expedition | Darwin – Adelaide | September 2017
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Legend:IFM: In Flight Meal B: Breakfast L: Lunch D: Dinner
Day 1: PERTH TO DARWINIFM
Your holiday begins when you are picked up from home by private vehicle and transferred to the airport. Meet your fellow passengers and Kings Tour Manager and fly to Darwin. Upon arrival we will be transferred to the hotel, where you can settle in. Enjoy the rest of your day to explore Darwin at your leisure.
Hotel: Doubletree by Hilton Darwin for 1 night
Day 2: BOARD THE GHAN / KATHERINEB L D
Today your journey aboard the legendary Ghan begins at the Darwin Rail Station where you'll take the small but momentous step from platform to the carriage! Enjoy lunch on-board before we arrive in Katherine. Here you have the opportunity to embark on one of the three included ‘Off Train Excursions’.
Train: 3 nights on board the Legendary Ghan in Gold Service
Day 3: ALICE SPRINGSB L D
Wake up to a new view outside your window, in a world which feels a million miles from home. After coffee, a juice and a sumptuous breakfast you'll arrive in Alice Springs ready for another day of exploration with the opportunity to embark on one of the four included ‘Off Train Excursions’, taking in the delights of this famous outback town.
Day 4: COOBER PEDYB L D
After breakfast this morning you'll wake up and rub your eyes with disbelief as we pull into the middle-of-nowhere stop at Manguri. Here, a friendly tour guide awaits ready to whisk you away for the day. Your destination; the sun-scorched opal mining capital of the world, Coober Pedy, where more than half of the residents live underground. Venture into the tunnels and caves of this underground town, where you may even catch opal fever as you mine for riches.
Day 5: ADELAIDEB
Looking out of your window this morning you'll notice a dramatic change in landscape the outback’s rich ochre tones to the beautiful green fields and pastoral lands of South Australia. After breakfast you will have time to reflect on your journey before The Ghan rolls into Adelaide at 12.50pm. Upon arrival we will be met by our coach driver who will take us on an enjoyably brief city tour.
Hotel: Crowne Plaza, Adelaide for 1 night
Day 6: ADELAIDE TO PERTHIFMB
After a fabulous holiday it is time to head home. We transfer from the hotel to the airport and board our flight to Perth. Upon arrival your driver will be waiting to take you safely home.
Ready yourself for an incredible, one-of-a-kind experience on The Ghan Expedition.
Beginning in Darwin, this epic four day, three night, 2979km tour will take you to some of the most remote yet captivating parts of Australia in style and luxury.
- Home pick-up and return provided by Hughes
- Kings Tour Manager
- Return economy airfares
- 1 nights accommodation at the Doubletree by Hilton Darwin
- 3 nights on board the Legendary Ghan in Gold Service
- 1 nights accommodation at the Crowne Plaza Adelaide
- Transfers throughout
- Breakfast daily, 3 dinners and 3 lunches
- All sightseeing and entry fees as per the itinerary