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The Ghan and Australia's highlights by rail

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2021 Tour code: AUJ21

About the tour

This fantastic rail adventure takes in many of Australia's natural wonders, including the Great Barrier Reef, Uluru and the Blue Mountains. A wonderful train journey on the legendary Ghan from Alice Springs to Adelaide is a real highlight, and time in Melbourne and Sydney completes this holiday of a lifetime.

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What’s included

Hotels

Majestic Roof Garden Hotel, Adelaide

Majestic Roof Garden Hotel, Adelaide

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Crowne Plaza Lasseters

Crowne Plaza Lasseters, Alice Springs

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Desert Gardens Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort

Desert Gardens Hotel, Ayers Rock Resort

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Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort, Cairns

Novotel Cairns Oasis Resort, Cairns

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Crown Promenade, Melbourne

Crown Promenade, Melbourne

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Amora Hotel Jamison, Sydney

Amora Hotel Jamison, Sydney

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Trains

Katoomba Scenic Railway
Kuranda Scenic Railway
NSW Trainlink XPT
Puffing Billy steam train
The Ghan
The Overland Train

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Combine your tour with the Grand Tour of New Zealand
London Hotels
UK rail connections

Reviews

4.9 stars4.9 / 5 · 7 reviews

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Mr N Larvin

5 stars

Submitted 08 Mar 2020

A well organised experience. You leave everything to the tour manager. Just turn up when they say. Australia is a lovely country to visit.

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Mr D Blake

5 stars

Submitted 06 Dec 2019

Excellent Hotels used made it an superb tour seeing a lot of Australia.

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Mr J Smith

5 stars

Submitted 25 Apr 2019

Well organised. The inevitable hiccups e.g. travel delays were dealt with very professionally. Excellent guides on all trips and excursions. Very good accomodation.

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Mr K Tootell

5 stars

Submitted 14 Dec 2018

The best experience. We'll managed

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Ms S Meredith

4 stars

Submitted 07 Dec 2018

Always searching for meals.. felt like I ate junk food for a month

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Mr K Pope

5 stars

Submitted 20 Dec 2017

The holiday was exactly what I wanted.

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The Ghan and Australia's highlights by rail

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