This is a journey of significance combining the wonders of the Kimberley with one of the world’s most renowned rail journeys – The Ghan Expedition from Darwin to Adelaide. Your adventure into the heart of the pristine Kimberley from amazing Broome will leave you speechless and it only gets better from there. 

INCLUSIONS

● 11 days/10 nights Wonders of the Kimberley guided holiday including quality accommodation and luxury coach touring 

● 2 nights accommodation in Darwin including breakfast daily

● 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

● 15 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 12 dinners 

HIGHLIGHTS

● Tour the city of Broome

● See the stunning white sands of Cable Beach

● Visit Geikie Gorge for a scenic cruise on the tranquil waters 

● Meet Indigenous artists in Halls Creek

● Enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at the mining process at Argyle Diamond Mine

● Stay in El Questro Wilderness Park

● Hike to Emma Gorge for a dip in the crystal clear waterhole

● Cruise along the Ord River

● Explore the Bungle Bungles

● Sense the spirituality of the land at Nitmiluk (Katherine Gorge)

● Visit the Adelaide River War Cemetery 

 

FARES

PER PERSON

Shoulder seasonHigh season
Gold Service Advance Purchase$9,879$10,429
Gold Service Everyday$10,629$10,819
Platinum Service Everyday$12,729$12,929

 16 DAYS  15 NIGHTS  32 MEALS

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

To book or find out more

CALL 1800 024 518

OR VISIT YOUR LOCAL TRAVEL AGENT

DAY ONE – ARRIVE BROOME 

After your arrival into Broome, check in to your accommodation. Meet your Travel Director and fellow travellers at dinner this evening.

OVERNIGHT: 2 nights Cable Beach Club Resort (D) 

DAY TWO – LEISURE DAY 

Today is yours to explore Broome. A fascinating multicultural community surrounded by stunning natural wonders, be sure to visit famous Cable Beach and swim in its turquoise waters. (B) 

DAY THREE – BROOME TO FITZROY CROSSING 

After taking in the highlights of Broome, it’s time to head to Geikie Gorge for a scenic cruise through sheer limestone walls. From here, you head to Fitzroy Crossing.

OVERNIGHT: Fitzroy River Lodge (B,D) 

DAY FOUR – FITZROY CROSSING TO HALLS CREEK 

Today is all about incredible landscapes and a chance to meet Indigenous artists at Halls Creek – a fascinating town rich in both Aboriginal and European history and culture.

OVERNIGHT: Kimberley Hotel (B,L,D) 

DAY FIVE – HALLS CREEK TO EMMA GORGE 

You’ll be intrigued by how the world’s largest source of natural coloured diamonds is extracted at the Argyle Diamond Mine before heading to Parry Lagoons Nature Reserve to see egrets, herons, ibis, magpie geese and perhaps even a jabiru or a lurking crocodile. As the sun fades, settle in to your safaristyle tented cabin set among native pandanus and palms at the foot of the Cockburn Ranges in the El Questro Wilderness Park.

OVERNIGHT: 2 nights Emma Gorge Resort (B,L,D) 

DAY SIX – EL QUESTRO 

Waking to a symphony of birdsong and rising to a hearty breakfast, you’ll join a cruise on beautiful Chamberlain Gorge. The rest of the day is yours to relax at the resort. (B,D) 

DAY SEVEN – EMMA GORGE TO KUNUNURRA 

Today you’re travelling onward to Kununurra but first up it’s a guided tour of Hoochery Distillery, the home of Ord River Rum. Visit historic Durack Homestead Museum and later cruise along the wildlife-rich Ord River where you’ll also enjoy a stunning sunset.

OVERNIGHT: 2 nights The Kimberley Grande (B,D)

DAY EIGHT – KUNUNURRA 

You can choose from two incredible adventures: an optional early-morning scenic flight over the spectacular Bungle Bungle Range before a tour of Kununurra, or a full-day 4WD tour of the Bungle Bungles. After your afternoon of exploration or relaxation, you’ll dine this evening on locallygrown produce at a privately-hosted Be My Guest dinner in the heart of Kununurra’s sandalwood plantations. (B,D) 

DAY NINE – KUNUNURRA TO KATHERINE 

Heading east to the Top End, your introduction to the Northern Territory will be meeting Tom Curtin during his entertaining show at the Katherine Outback Experience.

OVERNIGHT: Paraway Motel (B,D) 

DAY TEN – KATHERINE TO DARWIN  

In the Nitmiluk National Park, cruise spectacular Katherine Gorge with expert guides. Heading further up the Stuart Highway at Adelaide River, visit the site of a large WWII military base and a significant war cemetery. After arriving in Darwin, tour the city sights before joining your Travel Director and fellow travellers for a Farewell Dinner overlooking the waterfront.

OVERNIGHT: 3 nights Mantra on the Esplanade (B,D) 

DAY ELEVEN – LEISURE DAY  

Say farewell to your fellow travellers and enjoy a day at rest or explore tropical Darwin at your leisure. (B) 

DAY TWELVE– LEISURE DAY  

Today is yours to discover all that Darwin city has  to offer. (B) 

DAY THIRTEEN – BOARD THE GHAN EXPEDITION  IN DARWIN  

Prepare for one of the world’s great rail journeys this morning. Enjoy your first Off Train Excursion in Katherine before continuing your journey south.

OVERNIGHT: 3 nights The Ghan Expedition (B,L,D)

DAY FOURTEEN –  THE GHAN EXPEDITION, ALICE SPRINGS 

Your arrival into Alice Springs provides you with a full day to explore the iconic town in the red heart of Australia. This evening, enjoy an Aussie barbecue dinner under a canopy of stars. (B,L,D) 

DAY FIFTEEN – THE GHAN EXPEDITION, COOBER PEDY  

Pull into the middle-of-nowhere stop at Manguri. Here you will discover the sun-scorched opal mining capital of the world, Coober Pedy. (B,L,D) 

DAY SIXTEEN – THE GHAN EXPEDITION, ADELAIDE

Your arrival into Adelaide completes one of the world’s great travel experiences. (B)


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