The Territory Complete
Travel to Australia with Buddha flying from Auckland and boarding in Adelaide you’ll ride the legendary Ghan to Alice Springs, marvel at Uluru and explore Kata Tjuta and the Valley of the Winds. Tour Kings Canyon, take a 4WD safari then on to spectacular Katherine Gorge before reaching the city of Darwin and experiencing the incredible beauty of Kakadu.
Buddha Travel & Tours provides you this itinerary along with flights to Australia at great prices. With offices in Melbourne,Sydney, Adelaide and Auckland you can rest assured we are here to assist you in every step of your holiday.
Adelaide to Darwin
14 days 13 nights.
Available from 01 April 2015 – 31 March 2016.
1 night aboard The Ghan, Adelaide to Alice Springs
Transfer to/from Alice Springs Rail Terminal to hotel
4 nights accommodation Alice Springs
4 day/3 night Uluru, Kata Tjuta and Kings Canyon tour
1 day Palm Valley 4WD Safari tour
1 night aboard The Ghan, Alice Springs to Darwin
Transfer from Darwin Rail Terminal to city centre
3 nights accommodation Darwin
2 day/1 night Kakadu National Park and East Alligator River tour
Day 1 (Sun or Wed)
Join The Ghan in Adelaide. Settle in to the comforts of this great train as you travel north to Alice Springs. (L,D)
Day 2 (Mon or Thur)
An opportunity early this morning, to stretch your legs and get a taste of the outback, with a Short Stop at Marla. Arrive into Alice Springs early in the afternoon, where you will be transferred to your accommodation, Lasseters Hotel. (B)
Day 3 (Tue or Fri)
ALICE SPRINGS TO ULURU
Travel from Alice Springs to Ayers Rock Resort. This afternoon visit the Uluru sunset viewing area and watch as the evening sky brings out the many shades of colour for which Uluru is famous. Enjoy an Outback barbecue to complete your evening. (B,D)
Day 4 (Wed or Sat)
View sunrise over Uluru before travelling by coach to the Mutitjulu Walk. See Aboriginal rock paintings and learn about the history of Uluru. This afternoon, visit Kata Tjuta and take a walk in the valley between the massive red conglomerate rocks.
Day 5 (Thur or Sun)
ULURU AND KINGS CANYON
Enjoy the morning at your leisure or join an optional tour. This afternoon, travel to Kings Canyon.
Day 6 (Fri or Mon)
Join a guided climb to the rim of Kings Canyon or alternatively enjoy an easier walk along the Canyon floor. Stop at Kings Canyon Resort before returning ?to Alice Springs. Where you will be transferred to your accommodation for the next 3 nights, Lasseters Hotel.
Day 7 (Sat or Tue)
Today is free to explore at your own pace. (B)
Day 8 (Sun or Wed)
PALM VALLEY 4WD SAFARI
A 4WD adventure down Finke River to the oasis setting at Palm Valley, then on to Hermannsburg. (B
Day 9 (Mon or Thur)
Join The Ghan to travel north towards Darwin. (B,D)
Day 10 (Tue or Fri)
KATHERINE AND DARWIN
Stop in Katherine, enjoy an Off Train Excursion, before arriving in Darwin. Upon arrival, you will be transferred to your hotel for the next 2 nights, DoubleTree By Hilton Esplanade. (B)
Day 11 (Wed or Sat)
Visit the sights of Darwin on your half day city sights tour. (B)
Day 12 (Thur or Sun)
DARWIN TO KAKADU
Travel deep into Kakadu National Park. Visit Nourlangie Rock to view ancient Aboriginal rock art before joining your cruise on Yellow Water Billabong. (B,L)
Day 13 (Fri or Mon)
KAKADU TO DARWIN
This morning stop at Ubirr with a short walk to view Aboriginal rock art. Join your Guluyambi Cruise along the East Alligator River with your Aboriginal guide. Visit the Bowaii Visitor Centre before returning to Darwin and your overnight accommodation Doubletree by Hilton Esplanade. (L)
Day 14 (Sat or Tue)
After breakfast, check out of your hotel.