No Aussie holiday is complete without a visit to the Northern Territory.
Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel for 2019 – Red Centre is the number 4 region in the world to visit
Home to World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park and the iconic Uluru – known fondly as the ‘spiritual heart of Australia’, it’s only a short flight from any of Australia’s major cities. Alice Springs with its cafes and art galleries is the perfect base camp for your clients Red Centre experience and vibrant Darwin can be reached by rail from Adelaide for a tropical Top End adventure where waterfalls and wildlife await.
Red Centre Self Drive & Rail Experience
9 day Red Centre Self Drive & Rail Experience Includes • Return flights • 9 day Red Centre Self Drive and Rail Experience tour including 6 day Red Centre Way – Mereenie Loop self-drive, overnight journey on The Ghan from Alice Springs to Darwin in Gold Service, 2 nights’ accommodation in Darwin with included City Sights Tour, 3 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 1 dinner and selected transfers Highlights Arrive in Uluru (Ayers Rock) to begin your self-drive adventure through the stunning Red Centre.
Head to ‘sunset strip’ to see the famous sunset over Uluru before passing by the majestic flat-topped Mt. Conner through to Kings Canyon. Discover some amazing wildlife, including water birds and fish at Glen Helen Gorge and explore the MacDonnell Ranges, Palm Valley and Mount Sonder. Complete your experience with an iconic journey on The Ghan to Australia’s smallest and most northerly state capital Darwin. Valid for travel: 18 Nov 2019 Additional departures: Selected dates year round Glasgow from £2,569P London and Manchester £2,499P
Sydney, Rock & Reef
13 Day Sydney, Rock & Reef – 3 nights at 4* Desert Gardens Hotel^ • Uluru Sacred Sights and Sunset tour • A Night at Field of Light tour 4 nights at 3* Vibe Hotel Sydney** • Harbour Story Cruise • Sydney Opera House tour 5 nights 3* Palm Bungalows, Hamilton Island**, B&B Includes • All flights • Accommodation and tours Valid for travel: 08 May 2019 London from £2,899PP Glasgow from £3,069PP
Australia Expedition: Journey into East Arnhem Land
9 day Australia Expedition: Journey into East Arnhem Land Small Group Journey with Intrepid Travel including 8 nights’ accommodation, 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners, services of an experienced Tour Leader, selected sightseeing and all transfers Highlights In the farthest reaches of remote Northern Australia lies East Arnhem Land.
This vast and rugged wilderness is where the Yolngu people have lived for millennia. Even today you’ll still find clans fishing, sailing and enjoying the homeland of their ancestors. Discover this beautiful stretch of traditional land, learning how to hunt and gather, dance and make bark paintings under the guidance of clan leaders as you immerse yourself in the rich culture and history unique to this part of Australia.
Valid for travel: 16 September 2019 London from £4,069pp, Edinburgh from £4,449pp
Outback Adventure with AAT Kings
Includes • All flights • 15 day Outback Adventure with AAT Kings including
14 nights’ accommodation, 14 breakfasts, 10 dinners, travel by luxury coach, services of an experienced travel director and driver guide, selected sightseeing and all transfers Highlights Discover the legendary Australian outback on a fascinating northbound journey from Adelaide, through the Red Centre and onto tropical Darwin in the Top End. The stunning beauty of Australia’s vast and varied landscapes including the rugged Flinders Ranges, ancient Uluru and Kata Tjuta and the lush wetlands of Kakadu National Park will provide memories to last a lifetime.
Valid for travel: 15 Sep 19 Additional departures: Selected dates Jul – Oct 2019 – London from £4,599pp, Glasgow from £4,889pp
The Northern Territory provides an authentic Australian outback experience for visitors from all across the globe, and it’s not hard to understand why Lonely Planet named the Red Centre as the number 4 region in the world to visit in 2019!