Undiscovered Australia

A self drive adventure around the stunning landscapes and impressive natural wonders of Western and central Australia, with a final six nights by the Great Barrier Reef.

Suggested itinerary includes:

  • 3 nights in Perth
  • 5 night Western Wanderer Self Drive
  • 3 nights in Broome
  • 9 night Epic Outback Self Drive
  • 3 nights in Darwin
  • 5 night Red Centre Self Drive
  • 5 nights in Cairns

Day 1 - Perth
Arrive in to Western Australia's capital, Perth, to spend a couple of days exploring this beautiful city. Known for its sunshine, neighbouring beaches and relaxed pace of life take time to explore the picturesque gardens of Kings Park and the city's surrounding areas such as the beautiful Rottnest Island and historic Fremantle, before you head south on your Western Wanderer self drive tour.

Day 4 - Western Wanderer Self Drive
Collect your car this morning as you leave Perth behind and make your south towards the Margaret River region. Over the next 6 days your journey will take you around Australia’s magnificent south west corner. Starting in the vineyards of the Margaret River and then onto the towering karri forests of Pemberton, and the Valley of the Giants in Albany, before returning back to Perth for your flight to Broome.

Day 9 - Broome
Fly from Perth into Broome to spend the next 3 nights at your leisure. Regarded as the pearling town of Australia, and renowned for its turquoise blue water and relaxed atmosphere, Broome offers the perfect opportunity to relax over the next few days. If you are looking to get out and about we suggest a camel ride along Cable Beach at sunset or for nature enthusiast we recommend a trip to Roebuck Bay.

Day 12 - Epic Outback Self Drive
This morning start your incredible 4WD journey through the remote and undiscovered Kimberley region. Your journey will take you from Broome across Australia’s Great Outback to Darwin, stopping at Fitzroy Crossing, Halls Creek, Kununurra, Timber Creek and Katherine Gorge. Each day you will pass through different scenery and terrain with fantastic photo opportunities along the way.

Day 21 - Darwin
Arrive into Darwin to spend the next 3 nights. Australia’s northern most city, is a flourishing, thriving modern city with a year round tropical climate. Here you can enjoy the fantastic cuisine down at the waterfront, relax in the parklands or enjoy the art and culture. The Mindil Beach and markets are a must do experience.

Day 24 - Red Centre Self Drive
Fly onto Ayers Rock to begin your incredible Red Centre Adventure on a one way journey from Ayers Rock to the Outback town of Alice Springs. Combining all the must see’s and wonders of the Red Centre, from famous Ayers Rock itself to the breathtaking view of Kings Canyon and the Old Telegraph Station of Alice Springs, before flying to tropical Cairns on the East Coast.

Day 29 - Cairns
Arrive into Tropical North Queensland to spend the next 6 nights in Cairns. Fringed with palms trees and surrounded by crystal clear water and warm waters, Cairns will be the perfect ending to your trip dowunder. Ideal for touring, we suggest a day trip out to the Great Barrier Reef and a scenic Skyrail journey to the quaint village of Kurunda. We also suggest spending time in the town itself, visit the many shops, restaurants and bars along the Esplanade. Stroll through the delightful botanical gardens and the impressive lagoon or head north to visit Palm Cove, the lovely Trinity Beach and Port Douglas.

Day 35 - Farewell
Bid farewell to Cairns as you head back to the airport for your onward flight to the UK.

35 day Undiscovered Australia holiday from £3263

with flights from £4449

Choose the accommodation you prefer:
Perth - A choice of great hotels and apartment hotels in the city or the suburbs 
Broome - Beautifully designed resort apartments and bungalows
Darwin - A choice of great hotels and apartment hotels in the city or the great suburbs
North Queensland - For a relaxing holiday select one of our superb beach front resorts or apartments

Be sure to enjoy:
• Views of Perth and the Swan River from Kings Park
• Restaurants, bars and famous coffee strip of Fremantle
• Local produce and the wines of Margaret River
• The spectacular Valley of the Giants
• A camel ride on Cable Beach 
• The sights of Katherine Gorge 
• Darwin’s Mindil Beach 
• Ayers Rock 
• The breathtaking views of Kings Canyon
• Snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef

You may also wish to add day tours and activities and a worldwide stopover.

Guide prices shown are per person based on two sharing standard accommodation and include full ABTA/ ATOL protection. Prices vary according to season and standard of accommodation.

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This itinerary shows the type of holiday you can enjoy with Freedom Australia. You can change it to suit your individual needs.

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  • Choose the style of accommodation you prefer
  • Add day tours and activities in the places you visit
  • Extend your stay in any of the locations
  • Add other destinations or visit family and friends

 

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