For many, the 'real' Australia is its outback - a vast barron land of red earth, salt lakes and dry river beds, where swisted red gums, desert oaks and clumps of spinifex grass struggle to survive.
At its centre is the incredible sight of Ayers Rock, rising 350 metres out of the surrounding plain. Nearby the massive domes of The Olgas or Kata Tjuta rise even higher. Both hold considerable cultural significance to the local Aboriginal people.
Australia's north and north-west are still its undiscovered frontiers. Around Darwin the magical Kakadu National Park contains hundreds of miles of rainforest and a vast wetland system teaming with wildlife, as well as ...more
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Discover the attractions of the Australian outback on one of these superb Explorer itineraries. All include:
• Luxury travel in panoramic air conditioned coaches
• a choice of standard, superior or first class accommodation
• sightseeing tours, walks and activities with experienced guides
• return airport transfers
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|Ayers Rock Explorer|| |
|A 2 day explorer including Ayers Rock, the Olgas and Aboriginal culture centre... Read more|
|Ayers Rock Sights & Sounds|| |
|Enjoy the Ayers Rock Explorer with an extra night and magnificent Sounds of Silence dinner... Read more|
|Ayers Rock and Kings Canyon|| |
|A 3 day stopover combining the Ayers Rock Explorer with a stay at Kings Canyon... Read more|
|Alice Springs & Ayers Rock|| |
|Tour and stay in Alice Springs before joining the Ayers Rock Explorer... Read more|
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|Kakadu National Park - Northern Territory|| |
|Discover Kakadu National Park and Aboriginal lands in a 2 day adventure from Darwin... Read more|
|Kununurra Explorer - North West|| |
|A memorable 3 night stay in the region made famous by the film 'Australia', including a scenic flight over the incredible Bungle Bungles. Read more|
|Kakadu and Litchfield - Northern Territory|| |
|The best of the Top End, including Kakadu, Katherine Gorge and Litchfield National Park... Read more|
|Outback Cattle Station - from Brisbane|| |
|Nestled within the Queensland Hinterland this luxury boutique and rustic retreat will provide the perfect escape to Australia’s purest landscape... Read more|
Discover Australia's outback for yourself on one of these longer outback tours. There's a choice of:
Self Drive Touring - the freedom of the open road with car, accommodation and a sensible route planned for you.
Escorted Tours - luxury air conditioned coach travel and superb sightseeing with knowledgeable guides.
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|Red Centre Adventure - Ayers Rock to Alice Springs - Self Drive|| |
|Discover Australia’s Red Centre in a 2WD or 4WD journey from the amazing Ayers Rock to Alice Springs... Read more|
|Outback Panorama - Escorted Tour|| |
|An awe inspiring journey through the heart of Australia incorporating some of the country’s most recognisable and beautiful natural... Read more|
|Best of the Kimberley - Escorted Tour|| |
|An epic 11 day journey through the National Parks, outback towns and towering gorges of the stunning Kimberley Region in Australia's sundiscovered North... Read more|
|Epic Outback - Darwin to Broome - Self Drive|| |
|An incredible ten day 4WD journey through the remote and undiscovered Kimberley region in North and Western Australia... Read more|
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