Taste of the Top End

Step aboard The Ghan in Alice Springs and experience the wonders of Katherine on your way to Darwin. From here explore spectacular Litchfield National Park, see the famous jumping crocodiles along with a host of other popular Top End attractions before heading back to Darwin.

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Alice Springs to Darwin or v.v

5 Days4 Nights

Available from 01 April 2015 - 31 March 2016

Package includes:

  • 1 night aboard The Ghan, Alice Springs to Darwin (or v.v)
  • Transfer from city centre to Darwin Rail Terminal (or v.v)
  • 3 nights accommodation Darwin
  • 1/2 day guided Tour Tub, Darwin
  • 1 day Litchfield National Park and Waterfall tour

Day 1 (Mon or Thur)

Alice Springs - Darwin

Your journey begins by joining The Ghan in Alice Springs, settle into the comforts of your cabin, and enjoy a three course dinner in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant, as you travel north towards Darwin. (D)

Day 2 (Thur)

Guided Tour of Darwin

Undertake a guided tour of Darwin. Experience Darwin’s rich culture and history. Your friendly local driver will provide full commentary and you can enjoy the colourful sights of Darwin in air-conditioned comfort. Take in the devastation of Cyclone Tracy and see ‘Sweetheart’ at the NT Museum and Art Gallery. Marvel at the majesty of Darwin Harbour. Explore WWII history whilst visiting several WWII related attractions. The afternoon is free to further explore Darwin. (B)

Day 3 (Wed or Sat)

Guided tour of Darwin

Undertake a guided tour of Darwin. Experience Darwin’s rich culture and history. Your friendly local driver will provide full commentary and you can enjoy the colourful sights of Darwin in air-conditioned comfort. Take in the devastation of Cyclone Tracy and see ‘Sweetheart’ at the NT Museum and Art Gallery. Marvel at the majesty of Darwin Harbour. Explore WWII history whilst visiting several WWII related attractions. The afternoon is free to further explore Darwin. (B)

Day 4 (Thur or Sun)

Litchfield National Park and Jumping Crocodiles

Today travel from Darwin to Litchfield National Park. ?Your one day tour incorporates both Litchfield National Park and a personalised Jumping Crocodile adventure on the Adelaide River. Enjoy travelling in air-conditioned comfort on this small group tour, and then relax and swim in one of the pristine watering holes of Litchfield National Park. Finish the day overlooking Darwin Harbour, while enjoying a glass of bubbly. (B,L)

Day 5 (Fri or Mon)

Darwin

After breakfast, check out of your hotel. (B)

Reverse Itinerary:

Darwin to Alice Springs (501ASD)

Fares

Total Package Per Person Twin Share

Prices valid from 01 April 2015 - 31 March 2016

From $364* per person per day

Package Price*
Gold Service Adult from $1820 pp
Gold Service Pensioner from $1412 pp
Platinum Service Adult from $2980 pp

Platinum hotel upgrade option: Hilton Darwin.


* From prices based on Gold Service Advance Purchase twin share, specified departure dates. Single supplements apply for single travellers. Advance Purchase and Pension Saver fares are subject to availability.

Fitness Level: Moderate level of fitness required - ability to walk short distances on uneven ground and up gradual inclines. Closed in/covered walking shoes are recommended.

Alternative Journeys: Darwin - Alice Springs (G50DAS), Adelaide - Darwin (G50AD) and Darwin - Adelaide (G50DA)

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