Iconic, engaging and unlike anywhere else in the world, discover the new, the ancient, and the surprising with a hand-picked itinerary celebrating the legendary Australian interior.
Your journey starts with your arrival into Alice Springs. Spend the day exploring and familiarising yourself with a walk around town.
OVERNIGHT: 3 nights Mercure Alice Springs Resort
Seeing the dramatic West MacDonnell Ranges is one thing, exploring them up close is quite another. This full-day tour includes unforgettable walks at Simpsons Gap and Standley Chasm, and onto Glen Helen Homestead for an authentic bushman’s lunch. Visit Ormiston Gorge and then have afternoon tea at Ellery Creek, one of the Territory’s favourite swimming waterholes. (L)
Today is yours to explore Alice Springs. Optional tours offer another way to experience this outback town.
A Town Like Alice tour
$114 per person.
Visit the world’s largest classroom, The School of the Air, see the headquarters of the Royal Flying Doctor Service, and discover the Alice Springs Reptile Centre. Stop at the historic Alice Springs Telegraph Station and snap a stunning photo from ANZAC Hill.
Your unforgettable time in the Red Centre comes to an end after your hotel breakfast.
The Blue Mountains track is currently closed due to a landslide, resulting in a diversion to Sydney and regrettably no Blue Mountains excursion until March 2 for east-bound Indian Pacific guests.