Treasures of the Red Centre & Kakadu

from 

AU$6,949

per person
 
Duration: 10 Nights
Destination: Uluru, NT
Region: Australia
Deal Code: PAUHPHJ

 

 

Description

Journey to the heart of Australia and discover the beauty of Uluru first-hand, learn about Aboriginal culture and marvel at the stunning landscapes our magnificent country has to offer. You'll enjoy champagne sunset moments at Uluru, and experience the incredible Field of Light, enjoy the rim walk at Kings Canyon and discover beautiful Alice Springs, home to historical treasures and encounters with our amazing wildlife. To top off this amazing experience, you will be treated to some of the most amazing dining experiences and stay in stunning properties. This will be a journey to remember.

Next up, embark on an adventure of discovery, natural wonders and wildlife, unique to our homeland. Kakadu National Park is Australia's largest and is rich in culture and stunning natural landscapes. Starting your journey in Darwin, you'll discover history at the Aviation Museum before arriving in Kakadu. Take in the ethereal beauty as you cruise Katherine Gorge and Yellow Water Billabong. Learn about Aboriginal culture and if you're lucky, witness the incredible wildlife including saltwater crocodiles.


Your Holiday Packages Includes:

  • 7 day Treasures of the Red Centre guided holiday with Wendy Wu, Uluru to Alice Springs
  • Includes 6 nights in 4* accommodation, 10 meals, sightseeing & entrance fees, transfers + more
  • Economy class flight from Alice Springs to Darwin
  • 5 day Gems of Kakadu guided holiday with Wendy Wu, Darwin return
  • Includes 4 nights in 4* accommodation, 8 meals, sightseeing & entrance fees, transfers + more

Rate is based on twin share for travel 6-16 October 2021

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Treasures of the Red Centre

Highlights:

  • Marvel at the breathtaking views from the Rim Walk
  • Take in the beauty of the Field of Lights. On display for a limited time only.
  • Enjoy a 3-course meal in the middle of the desert
  • Enjoy the Uluru sunset with champagne and nibbles from the Viewing Platform at Kata Tjuta

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Uluru

Upon arrival into Ayers Rock Airport, you will be met by your local guide and/or driver from Wendy Wu Tours. You will be taken to your hotel in Yulara. This afternoon you will transfer out to the Kata Tjutas (The Olgas) for the Walpa Gorge walk followed by champagne and nibbles from the Viewing Platform at Kata Tjuta.

Day 2: Uluru

This morning rise early for a spectacular sunrise over Uluru. After a full breakfast at your resort, enjoy a guided base walk and a visit to Mutitjulu Waterhole tour. This evening, watch the sun sink behind Uluru and the the desert light up with the once-in-a-lifetime field of light installation by celebrated artist Bruce Munro which is on display for a limited time. Then take your seat at the Sounds of Silence Experience!

Includes breakfast & dinner

Day 3: Uluru - Kings Canyon

This morning following one more sunrise, enjoy a visit to the Cultural Centre to see the Dot Painters in action, followed by lunch where you will have the opportunity to dine as you please with your own arrangements. Transfer to Kings Canyon for an early evening arrival and enjoy dinner and a drink on the sundower deck.

Includes breakfast & dinner

Day 4: Kings Canyon Rim Walk

This morning rise early and enjoy the magnificent Rim Walk (3 -4hrs) at Kings Canyon including a visit to the Garden of Eden. The rest of your day is at leisure to explore at your own pace.

Includes breakfast

Day 5: Kings Canyon - Alice Springs

Transfer to Alice Springs for an afternoon city tour. Learn how the town of Alice Springs has evolved into the central hub of the Australian outback. Over the next 2 days visit historical sites and some of the essential services delivered from Alice to the community of this vast region.

Includes breakfast & dinner

Day 6: Nocturnal Tour

Today, continue your exploration of this fascinating region. Visit the School of the Air, the Telegraph Station and the Royal Flying Doctors HQ. Tonight following dinner and a tasty pint at Alice Springs Brewing Co, meet your expert guide in the Alice Springs Desert Park Courtyard and receive your own specialised head torch before starting a Nocturnal Tour through a rich desert habitat full of life. Stopping to spotlight endangered animals of Central Australia showcasing their natural behaviours.

Includes breakfast & dinner

Day 7: Depart Alice Springs

Transfer to the airport for your onward journey.

Includes breakfast

Gems of Kakadu

Highlights:

  • Discover the history and beauty of Darwin
  • Explore Kakadu National Park
  • Cruise the Katherine Gorge

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrive Darwin

Welcome to Darwin. You will be met by your local guide and/ or driver from Wendy Wu Tours. You will be taken to your hotel in Darwin. Late this evening enjoy a welcome dinner at Hanuman.

Includes dinner

Day 2: Darwin - Kakadu

Enjoy the famous Jumping Crocodile cruise on the Adelaide River. Then continue on into Kakadu National Park, travelling through pristine wetlands and a suite of landscapes varying from red-hued escarpments to floodplains teeming with wildlife. Continue to Ubirr, where you'll climb up through the ancient Aboriginal rock art galleries, believed to be around 20,000 years old, to the lookout for a spectacular view.

Includes breakfast & lunch

Day 3: Kakadu - Katherine

This morning you'll be mesmerized as you explore the renowned Nourlangie rock art site. Later, visit the Warradjan Cultural Centre for an insight into the local Bininj culture before joining your specialist local guide for a cruise to experience the beautiful and peaceful scenery on Yellow Water Billabong. Enroute to Katherine, stop at Leliyn (Edith Falls). The pandanus-fringed natural pool is suitable for swimming throughout most of the year.

Includes breakfast & lunch

Day 4: Katherine - Darwin

Enjoy a morning cruise through Katherine Gorge. This stunning network of thirteen gorges are carved from billion-year-old sandstone. You'll be at its heart among freshwater crocodiles, wonderful birdlife and amazing scenery. Later, view the displays at the Nitmiluk Visitor Centre, where you may purchase artefacts handmade by the Jawoyn people. Return to Darwin, stopping at the historic gold mining town of Pine Creek and the poignant Adelaide River War Cemetery.

Includes breakfast & lunch

Day 5: Depart Darwin

This morning following breakfast, enjoy a half day sightseeing tour of the city. Visit the Darwin Aviation Museum and learn about the B-52 Bomber on permanent loan from the United States Air Force, among 19 aircraft on display. View some rare amateur footage of and original footage from Japanese archives. Later, enjoy time at leisure in the stunning Darwin Botanic Gardens before you'll be transferred to Darwin airport for your onward journey.

Includes breakfast


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* 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. All bookings are subject to availability. Minimum nights stay may apply. Other travel periods may be available. Some block out dates may apply. Rates may alter depending upon the dates requested and surcharges if applicable. Final booking confirmation only provided once payment has been processed. Contact our travel team for more details. Our Vacation Centre reserves the right to withdraw this promotion without notice at any time. Pricing correct as at 10 June 2021.