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The Ghan – Adelaide to Darwin or Reverse – 2022 Availability!

All-Inclusive Rail Journey
3 Days Aboard The Ghan
$2,165 Per Person Twin Share
 

Journey through Australia’s iconic outback and beyond onboard the luxurious Ghan. With decadent cabins, delicious cuisine, attentive service and spectacular Off Train Experiences including Nitmiluk Gorge, Simpsons Gap, Katherine, Alice Springs and Uluru. This is a bucket list experience of a life time.

 

Highlights

  • Two nights accommodation aboard The Ghan
  • All-inclusive meals, fine wines and beverages
  • A choice of off train experiences in Marla, Alice Springs and Katherine
  • Take a cruise on the spectacular Nitmiluk Gorge and immerse yourself in the Indigenous rock paintings or experience rural life on a cattle station.

Itinerary

Day 1: Depart from Adelaide 

The historic Ghan departs from Adelaide and makes its way through the rolling hills of South Australia. Take in the the spectacular Flinders Ranges from the comfort of your day cabin and view some of the oldest rock formations in the world. In the evening, indulge in some pre-dinner drinks and a multi-course, regionally decadent dinner with fine wines at the elegant dinning carriages and socialise with your fellow travellers.

Day 2: MacDonnell Ranges – Alice Springs

Start your day with an Off Train Experience and a delicious cup of coffee or juice while you enjoy the dawns at Marla, in the remote area of South Australia taking in the mesmerising sunrise over the desert – a truly remarkable experience to behold. Back on board for brunch as you weave through the MacDonnell Ranges and on to Alice Springs with an opportunity for a choice of Off Train Excursions including; Simpsons Gap or Alice Springs Desert Park guided walks, explore Alice Springs including the Royal Flying Doctor Service Base or upgrade to one of the scenic flight or helicopter tours of the region. For the more adventurous, upgrade your experience and hop on a camel at Pyndan Camel Tracks yards and take in the rugged landscape.

Day 3: Katherine – Darwin

Travel through the wilderness of Katherine and you’ll have the chance to explore it from the water or land with your off-train experiences. Cruise through the gorgeous Nitmiluk Gorge taking in Indigenous rock art and learn about the Nitmiluk culture or discover life at an outback cattle station (from May to October) in time to enjoy the night in Darwin.

The Ghan 3 day journey is also available in reverse from Darwin to Adelaide in February or November. Or join the 4 day Ghan Expedition between March and October with an additional stop in Coober Pedy. Enquire with our FirstClass specialist team.

Cabin Type Jan-Apr/Sep-Nov May-Aug
Gold Service Single (Advanced Purchase) $2165 $2525
Gold Service Twin (Advanced Purchase) $2475 $2695
Gold Service Superior (Every Day) $3775 $3955
Platinum Service (Every Day) $4195 $4395

 

Important Terms

  • For travel between 31 January 2022 to 30 November 2022
  • 20% deposit to secure
  • Balance 60 days prior to departure
  • Darwin to Adelaide in High Season is for 4 days and called The Ghan Expedition. (Extra Cost)

*Rates are subject to availability and seasonality and may change without notice. Rates are based on two adults sharing. For solo travellers or single person occupancy rates or further information on terms and conditions, please contact our Travel Specialists at time of booking.

Gold Single Cabins

Gold Single Cabins Room Inclusions:

  • In cabin music channels and journey audio commentary available
  • All – inclusive dining in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant
  • All – inclusive Australian wines, beers, base spirits and non – alcoholic beverages
  • All – inclusive Off Train Excursions and Short Stops
  • Luggage allowance is 60kg per guest
  • Complimentary Shuttle bus transfers available in Darwin to selected hotels in the city centre
  • Includes compact sleeper cabin that converts to a seat during the day and a shared shower/toilet facilities
  • Power outlets in cabin

                  Day Cabin Configuration

Night Cabin Configuration

Gold Twin Cabins

Gold Twin Cabins Room Inclusions:

  • All-inclusive dining in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant, Off Train Excursions and Outback Experiences
  • Access to the Outback Explorer Lounge for beverages and socialising
  • All-inclusive Australian wines, beers, spirits and non-alcoholic beverages
  • A comfortable sleeper cabin featuring upper and lower sleeping berths that convert to a three-seater lounge by day
  • Private compact ensuite featuring a shower and toilet
  • In-cabin safe
  • In-cabin music channels and journey audio commentary
  • Complimentary Australian bathroom amenities
  • Complimentary shuttle bus transfers available between Darwin Terminal and the city centre 60 kg checked luggage allowance per guest (2 x 30 kg each).

Day Cabin Configuration  

Night Cabin Configuration

Gold Superior Cabins (Limited Availability)

Gold Superior Cabins Room Inclusions:

  • Gold Superior cabins feature a ¾ size double bed plus an additional fold down upper berth, lounge area, TV and DVD player, mini-bar and ensuite.
  • Power outlets in cabin
  • In-cabin music channels and journey audio commentary available
  • All-inclusive dining in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant
  • All-inclusive Australian wines, beers, base spirits and non-alcoholic beverages
  • All-inclusive Off Train Excursions and Short Stops
  • Luggage allowance is 60kg per guest

Night cabin configuration

Platinum Cabins

Platinum Cabins Room Inclusions:

  • All-inclusive dining, beverages, Off Train Excursions and Outback Experiences
  • Spacious Double or Twin cabin almost twice the size of a Gold Service Twin cabin
  • By day, cabins are set up lounge-style with a moveable table and two ottomans
  • By night, lounges are converted to double or twin beds
  • En suite equipped with separate shower, vanity with cupboard space, toilet and Australian bathroom amenities
  • Power outlets and in-cabin safe
  • In-cabin music channels and journey audio commentary
  • Panoramic windows offering views from both sides of the train
  • Access to the exclusive Platinum Club for dining and socialising
  • Freshly prepared continental breakfasts served upon request in-cabin
  • Refreshments served in-cabin
  • Transfers at the start and end of your journey available for guests within 60 km of the terminal
  • 90 kg checked luggage allowance per guest (3 x 30 kg each)

                  Day Cabin Configuration -Twin   Night Cabin Configuration-Twin  

Day and night cabin configuration Double Platinum

 
 

Call a Luxury Tour Specialist on 1300 308 081 and Quote #50197

(During Business Hours)


Image Credit : Journey Beyond, Tourism Northern Territory, Tourism Australia and Nicholas Kavo.