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Right through the centre.

G Adventures

19 Days

See the real outback!

Is this tour for me?

Travel Style: 18-to-Thirtysomethings

Fast, fresh, and fun adventures that never slow down, made for young, budget-minded travellers.

Service Level: Basic

Simple and clean hotels and hostels; affordable public and private transport; lots of optional activities.

Physical Rating: 3 - Average

Some tours may include light hiking, biking, rafting, or kayaking in addition to walking.

Trip Type: Small Group

Small group experience; Max 20, avg 16

Age requirement: 18-39


Itinerary

Day 1 Melbourne

  • Arrive at any time.

Day 2 Melbourne/Port Campbell

  • Travel past world-famous surf beaches along the Great Ocean Road. Enjoy views of the 12 Apostles and walk through the rainforest in Great Otway National Park.
  • Meals included: Breakfast

Day 3 Port Campbell/Halls Gap

  • Travel inland to Grampians National Park, known for its sandstone mountain range and impressive rock art. Trek through the forest, lush with vegetation and wildlife.
  • Meals included: Breakfast

Day 4 Halls Gap/Adelaide

  • Explore Grampians NP. Enjoy waterfalls, lakes and beautiful vistas. Later, travel to Adelaide.
  • Meals included: Breakfast

Day 5 Adelaide

  • Take advantage of a free day to explore Adelaide. Opt to go on a dolphin-spotting boat cruise (seasonal).
  • Exclusive Inclusions: Carte Blanche

Day 6 Adelaide/Quorn

  • Enjoy a wine tasting in the Clare Valley, then it's on to Quorn.
  • Exclusive Inclusions: Hands-On Wine Tasting
  • Meals included: Breakfast
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Day 7 Quorn/Beltana

  •  Day 8 Beltana/William Creek
  • Travel along the Old Ghan Railway route. Marvel at ruins of early settler sites and opt for a scenic flight over the great salt lake of Lake Eyre.
  • Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 9 William Creek/Coober Pedy

  • Travel to the town of Coober Pedy, the world's opal mining capital. After a guided tour of a mine, escape the heat like the locals by spending the night underground.
  • Meals included: Breakfast

Day 10 Coober Pedy/Kings Creek

  • Take in the vastness of the Outback on a driving day, then bed down in a swag (padded canvas bedroll) around a campfire and sleep under the Outback sky.
  • Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

Day 11 Kings Creek/Uluru

  • Enjoy a morning walk through the gorges and valleys of Kings Canyon. Drive to Uluru, where Australia's most iconic view awaits. Experience the colourful sunset at Uluru while enjoying a glass of bubbly.
  • Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 12 Uluru

  • Enjoy the Mala Walk at Uluru to learn the importance of the rock to the Aboriginal Australians.
  • Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 13 Uluru/Alice Springs

  • Discover more of the Red Centre with a hike through the beautiful Valley of the Winds in Kata Tjuta, then transfer to Alice Springs.
  • Meals included: Breakfast
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Day 14 Alice Springs

  • Enjoy a free day to relax and explore Alice Springs.

Day 15 Alice Springs/Daly Waters

  • Take in the vastness of the Northern Territory and travel north via the Devils Marbles - giant red granite boulders that are a sacred site to Aboriginals. Finish the day at Daly Waters and grab a drink at the local Outback pub teeming with character.
  • Meals included: Lunch

Day 16 Daly Waters/Katherine

  • Continue north, stopping for a visit at the Mataranka Hot Springs before setting up camp in Katherine. Opt to walk the stunning Katherine Gorge or get adventurous with a helicopter flight over the gorge taking in the stunning scenery.
  • Exclusive Inclusions: Recharge Mataranka Hot Springs Visit
  • Meals included: Breakfast | Dinner

Day 17 Katherine/Kakadu National Park

  • Continue north, stopping at Edith Falls. Explore the waterfalls, swimming holes and trails of Kakadu National Park—a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch | Dinner

Day 18 Kakadu National Park/Litchfield National Park

  • Continue exploring Kakadu NP, stopping off at sacred rock art galleries. Head towards Litchfield National Park, stopping for a nature cruise to try and spot crocs.
  • Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

Day 19 Litchfield National Park/Darwin

  • Tour Litchfield NP to encounter streams, rock formations and the impressive termite mounds. Tour ends in Darwin upon arrival in the evening.
  • Meals included: Breakfast | Lunch

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