Gems Of The Northern Territory

from 

AU$5,359

per person
 
Duration: 9 Nights
Destination: Darwin
Region: Australia
Deal Code: PA1NBZ5H

 

 

Description

Travel to the heart of Australia and experience Aboriginal culture, desert adventures and the ever-changing colours of Uluru on this 6-day escorted tour. Starting in Alice Springs, you’ll travel south through the Red Centre, stopping overnight in Alice Springs, Kings Canyon and Uluru.

You’ll learn all about local Aboriginal culture on this tour. Enjoy a guided walk with a local Indigenous guide at Alice Springs as they teach you about local geology, flora, fauna, bush medicine and tukka, weaponry and cultural history specific to the site; Travel to Kings Canyon, where a local guide will take you on the incredible Kings Canyon Rim Walk; and, follow the path to the base of Uluru with your local guide, where they’ll show you ancient Aboriginal Rock paintings and tell you their stories and historic significance.

Travel through extraordinary landscapes of desert plains, weathered mountain ranges and rocky gorges. Stand in awe of the majestic Uluru as the sun sets beyond; and, rise early to see the sunrise over Uluru, before going on a guided walk at Kata Tjuta.

This guided holiday in Australia’s Red Centre is a stunning adventure like no other.



Your Fly, Stay & Tour Package Includes:

  • Economy class flight from Sydney to Darwin, returning from Ayers Rock
  • 4 nights accommodation in Darwin
  • Private car transfer from the airport to the hotel
  • Litchfield National Park Waterfalls full day tour
  • Economy class flight from Darwin to Alice Springs
  •  6 day / 5 night Gems of the Red Centre guided holiday with Globus
  • BONUS: Outback Barbecue Evening in Alice Springs
  • Airline taxes

*Package is valid for travel between 09 August – 18 August 2022

**Call us to add on flights from alternate cities



Litchfield National Park Waterfalls

Florence Falls - View the double falls from a high vantage point before making your way down to take a swim in the plunge pool.

Interpretive Guided walk -There's time for a walk through the scenic bush and monsoon vine forest.

Tolmer Falls - This is a spectacular photo opportunity; it’s home to colonies of rare ghost and orange horseshoe bats.

Lunch - Take a break at the Litchfield Cafe.

Wangi Falls - Swim in the large plunge pool, the most accessible of all in the region and the perfect place for a final dip today.

Howard Springs Nature Park - Feed the barramundi and turtles.

Magnetic Termite Mounds - The work of local termites, standing upright like magnetic compasses, they make for a fun photo.


Gems of the Red Centre Highlights & Inclusions:

  • 8 meals; 5 breakfasts, 1 lunch & 2 dinners
  • Touring by private, air-conditioned motorcoach
  • First-class accommodation including hotel taxes, porterage, tips & service
  • Field of Light
  • King Canyon
  • Standley Chasm
  • Alice Springs Brewing Co
  • Kings Canyon Creek

BONUS INCLUSION: Outback Barbecue Dinner Alice Springs

A truly unique and authentic experience not to be missed. Become immersed in the spirit and grandeur that is the Australian Outback. Highlights include a boomerang demonstration, bush damper cooking, star gazing, Aboriginal insights, and superb food from an array of unique Australian dishes.



Day 1 / Arrive In Alice Springs

Welcome to central Australia! Schedule flights to arrive by 4 pm in time for a welcome meeting and drinks.

Day 2 / Alice Springs

ALICE SPRINGS Guided sightseeing includes a visit to Standley Chasm with a local indigenous guide, the Royal Flying Doctor Service, and the School of the Air. Lunch and a (Local Favourite) tasting at the Alice Springs Brewing Co. Remainder of the day is at leisure.

Day 3 / Alice Springs - Kings Canyon

KINGS CANYON Sightseeing including the Kings Canyon Rim Walk, sunset drinks on the Lodge's patio followed by a special barbecue dinner. ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Kings Canyon with an exciting helicopter excursion. Enjoy a view like no other as you fly over the domes of the Lost City, the Garden of Eden, Kings Creek and over to Carmichael Crag as you glide over the incredible Outback. This and many more options throughout your tour are available with MyACCOUNT. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.

Day 4 / Kings Canyon - Uluru

ULURU Guided walk at Mutitjulu Waterhole with the chance to discover Aboriginal rock paintings and learn their significance. Enjoy drinks and nibbles as you watch the sunset over "the Rock." Visit the amazing art installation of (Local Favourite) Field of Light.

Day 5 / Uluru

ULURU Rise and shine for sunrise over Uluru. Later, a walk at the 36 unique domes of Kata Tjuta (the Olgas). Afternoon at leisure. This evening, your Tour Director hosts a festive farewell as you experience (Local Favourite) the Sounds of Silence experience. Enjoy canapes and chilled sparkling wine overlooking Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park as the sun sets. Then sit down for an unforgettable dining experience. After dinner, settle back and listen to the resident star talker decode the southern night sky. The perfect ending to your holiday! ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Uluru on the back of a Harley-Davidson. Here is your chance to feel the thrill of the open road and the wind on your face, all from a unique vantage point! This and many more options throughout your tour are available with MyACCOUNT. Get local maps and tips for free time on your GlobusGO mobile app.

Day 6 / Uluru

Your holiday ends with breakfast this morning. You may also choose to extend your time in Uluru and explore more on your own. Extra nights are available for purchase.

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Terms & Conditions

* Conditions apply. Offer is limited, subject to availability and change without notice. Promotion is correct and valid at the time of publication. Booking and full supplier terms and conditions apply. Valid for new bookings only and not combinable with any other offer (unless stated).

Prices listed are per person in Australian Dollars, based on twin occupancy, including all discounts unless otherwise stated. The offer is subject to availability at time of booking. Fares are capacity controlled and are subject to change at any time without notice. Prices and routing is a guide only and may change. Prices/Offers are correct as at 06 May 2021 and can be withdrawn without notice. Hotels may charge resort fees not included in this package, payable direct upon check in.  All passports, vaccinations and visas are the responsibility of the travelling guest to secure prior to departure.  Airfares are based on economy class flights from Sydney and subject to the carriers’ flight schedules and conditions, please call us for prices from other cities. Payments made by credit card will incur a surcharge. Bonus Inclusions - Outback Barbecue Dinner Alice Springs is non-refundable, non-transferable & not redeemable as cash as it has no monetary value.