There are very few global journeys hailed as a national treasure. Travelling on The Ghan is one.
Over four magical days, treat yourself to the ultimate outback experience aboard The Ghan Expedition, one of the world’s great train journeys between Darwin and Adelaide. With a history dating back over 90 years to the first Afghan-Australian cameleers, this legendary train evokes a frontier spirit, a romantic connection to the land, and travelling on it creates a moving and unforgettable life experience.
Throughout your 2979-kilometre journey, you will visit some of the most remote and captivating parts of Australia in style and comfort, with unique Off Train Excursions to suit every fitness level. In Katherine, explore the spectacular sandstone country of Nitmiluk (Katherine) Gorge on a guided cruise, or get a taste of life on an authentic cattle station. In Alice Springs, discover the Red Centre your way with a tour of the town, a guided walk to Simpsons Gap or a visit to The Alice Springs Desert Park, where you can get up close to native wildlife. You may choose to elevate your experience with a scenic helicopter to Uluru, the beating heart of Australia. Or, you may embrace the colourful history The Ghan with a guided camel trek through the desert. Crossing the border into South Australia, venture into the weird and wonderful opal mining township of Coober Pedy, where more than half of the residents live underground. You’ll arrive into Adelaide having completed one of the world’s great travel experiences.
You’ll stay in a private cabin onboard The Ghan, either a Gold Single or Gold Twin. The Gold Single features a bed that converts to a seat by day with shared shower/toilet facilities located at the end of the carriage, while the Gold Twin features a upper and lower berths that convert to a three seater lounge by day with a private ensuite. Your cabin is the perfect place to relax and recharge before heading for the lounge or dining carriage. Amenities include power outlets and in-cabin music channels and journey audio commentary.
This once-in-a-lifetime journey includes 3-nights’ accommodation onboard the Ghan. You’ll enjoy all-inclusive dining in the Queen Adelaide Restaurant, with a gourmet regionally inspired menu paired with fine wine and beverages. You’ll also enjoy access to the Outback Explorer Lounge for beverages and socialising. At each stop, you’ll choose from a range of unique Off Train Excursions to suit every fitness level. Luggage allowance is 60 kilograms per guest.
Experience the outback rail journey of a lifetime onboard The Ghan, with this all-inclusive 4-day package from Darwin to Adelaide. This adventure and romance of this incredible journey will take your breath away.
Departs Darwin on Wednesdays (Apr - Oct)
Cabin Upgrade: The price is based on Gold Twin. Upgrade to Gold Superior and Platinum Service is available at an additional cost. Please contact us to book cabin upgrade.
Solo Travel: For solo traveller, Gold Single is available onboard The Ghan. Please contact us to book Gold Single. Please contact us to book.
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This tour is eligible to earn ONLYLUXE reward points.