If you are a lover of fine food and wine, then South Australia must definitely be on your hit list. This flavour-filled State has the perfect combination of climates, soils and topography that produce some of the world’s most sought-after wines and produce.

INCLUSIONS

● 4 days/3 nights aboard The Ghan Expedition, Darwin to Adelaide, including all meals, beverages and Off Train Excursions in Katherine, Alice Springs and Coober Pedy

● Transfer from Adelaide Parklands Terminal to Hotel

● 5 nights accommodation in Adelaide including breakfast daily

● 1 day Northern Barossa Valley Voyager tour

● The Iconic Penfolds Experience tour including a 3 course lunch with matching wines

● 8 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 3 dinners

HIGHLIGHTS

● Discover the history of the Barossa Valley

● Enjoy cellar door tastings

● Visit the original Grange Cottage at Penfolds

● See Penfolds underground cellars

● Indulge in an exclusive selection of Penfolds' most coveted wines

 

FARES

PER PERSON


Gold Service Everyday SaverFROM $4,299 PP
 SAVE UP TO $1,100 PER COUPLE

 

RAIL HOLIDAY PACKAGES AVAILABLE ON SELECTED TRAVEL DATES 1 APRIL 2019 - 31 MARCH 2020.

 

 9 DAYS  8 NIGHTS  16 MEALS

 

* Prices based on twin share. Single supplements apply for single travellers. Advance purchase fares are subject to availability.

To book or find out more

CALL 1800 024 518

OR VISIT YOUR LOCAL TRAVEL AGENT

DAY ONE –  BOARD THE GHAN EXPEDITION IN DARWIN

Settle in to the comforts of The Ghan, relax in your cabin or mingle with fellow travellers in the Outback Explorer Lounge. Enjoy lunch ahead of your Off Train Excursion in Katherine. In a region renowned for jaw-dropping natural assets, Katherine boasts one of the Top End’s best – the incredible Nitmiluk Gorge.

OVERNIGHT: 3 nights The Ghan (L,D)

DAY TWO – THE GHAN EXPEDITION, ALICE SPRINGS 

Your arrival into Alice Springs after breakfast provides you with time to explore the iconic town in the red heart of Australia. Prepare for a day of fascinating excursions and, in the evening, dine under a million stars. (B,L,D)

DAY THREE – THE GHAN EXPEDITION, COOBER PEDY

When you next disembark in remote Manguri, you’ll enjoy a full day exploring the amazing opal mining township of Coober Pedy. (B,L,D)

DAY FOUR –  THE GHAN EXPEDITION, ADELAIDE

After completing the famous north-south crossing of the interior you will arrive into Adelaide. Check in to your accommodation before exploring the food and wine capital at your leisure.

OVERNIGHT: 5 nights Adina Apartment Hotel Adelaide Treasury (B)

DAY FIVE – LEISURE DAY

Today is yours to explore one of Australia’s most elegant and sophisticated cities.

If you’d like to get right to the source of that gourmet experience by visiting another wine-growing region, McLaren Vale is a perfect option.(B)

DAY SIX – BAROSSA VALLEY

Today your boutique wine and food touring continues with a visit to the very special and historic Northern Barossa with its 80 cellar doors. You’ll even visit one of the oldest vineyards in the world where Shiraz vines were planted in 1843. (B,L)

WE RECOMMEND

McLaren Vale Winery Experience  $180 per person.

A tour to McLaren Vale along the beautiful Fleurieu Peninsula includes four cellar door experiences and a delicious restaurant lunch. The region is best known for its Shiraz but expert vignerons will explain why Grenache, Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay grapes also thrive in this unique microclimate.

 

DAY SEVEN – LEISURE DAY

Explore more of Adelaide at your leisure. (B)

DAY EIGHT – PENFOLDS MAGILL ESTATE

As far as gourmet experiences go, today you are about to indulge in one of Australia’s absolute best. The legendary Penfolds Magill Estate – where some of the world’s great wines are produced – is your venue for an epicurean adventure you’ll never forget.

Enjoy tastings, including Grange, in private rooms before heading to the Magill Estate Cellar Door for a sumptuous lunch. (B,L)

DAY EIGHT – FAREWELL

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

To book or find out more

CALL 1800 024 518

OR VISIT YOUR LOCAL TRAVEL AGENT

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