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Outback Life

12 days from CAD9,775pp

What is tailor made? 100% custom | Exceptional experiences | Hand-picked guides | Lodging with character | Designed to your schedule, budget & interests

Itinerary highlights

  • Experience life on a working cattle station.

  • Take a luxurious train journey on The Ghan through the Outback.

  • Visit the desert town of Alice Springs.

  • Hike around the rim of Kings Canyon.

  • View the stunning sunrise at Uluru.

Price includes

Fully insured vehicle rental
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  • Darwin
  • Kununurra
  • Bullo River Station
  • Kununurra
  • Darwin
  • Alice Springs
  • Kings Canyon & Watarrka National Park
  • Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Itinerary idea in detail

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Day 1 Darwin

Darwin

On arrival in Darwin you will be transferred by private vehicle to your downtown accommodation where you will stay for two nights.

Day 2 Darwin

Darwin

A day at leisure and to start exploring the city on foot. We recommend visiting the marina region of the city.

Day 3 Bullo River Station

Darwin , Kununurra , Bullo River Station

You will be transported to the Darwin airport for your flight to Kununurra. Once in Kununurra you will be transported to Bullo River Station for a three night stay.

Day 4 Bullo River Station

Bullo River Station

Spend a day on the cattle station trying out typical local activities such as fishing or horse riding or take a helicopter tour of the station.

Day 5 Bullo River Station

Bullo River Station

Enjoy an active day on the station. Choose to watch or participate in cattle mustering or branding.

Day 6 Darwin

Bullo River Station , Kununurra , Darwin

Today you will be transported back to Kununurra for your flight to Darwin. On arrival you will be transferred to your accommodation. Enjoy the rest of the day at leisure.

Day 7 Darwin

Darwin

Board The Ghan railway for your journey south. Spend the night in your sleeper cabin watching the outback disappear into the horizon as dusk falls.

Day 8 Alice Springs

Alice Springs

Arrive in Alice Springs and spend the afternoon strolling around the compact town centre. Visit the Museum of the Flying Doctors and climb to the top of Anzac Hill for a fine view of the MacDonnell Ranges.

Day 9 Kings Canyon & Watarrka National Park

Alice Springs , Kings Canyon & Watarrka National Park

Drive to Kings Canyon today, south of Alice Springs, and spend the afternoon hiking around the rim of the canyon.

Day 10 Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Kings Canyon & Watarrka National Park , Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Travel south to the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park where you will stay for two nights. Enjoy your first glimpse of the rock that evening whilst enjoying a memorable outdoors dining experience under the Southern Desert skies.

Day 11 Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Rise early for a morning sunrise tour of the Kata Tjuta rock formation. In the afternoon walk around the famous rock of Uluru, a great place for photography.

Day 12 Return home

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

Drive to the airport and drop your vehicle in time for your onward flight.

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When to go

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Darwin
 
 
 
Kununurra
 
 
 
Bullo River Station
 
 
 
Alice Springs
 
 
 
Kings Canyon & Watarrka National Park
 
 
 
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park