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6 Day Tour of Australia - The Alice and Kakadu Tour

Discover Australian outback from Alice Springs. You'll cross the Tropic of Capricorn, explore Devil's Marbles, swim in Mataranka thermal pool, visit Katherine Gorge, stay in Kakadu National Park and take a cruise on the famous wetlands, visit the Northern Territory Museum of Art and Sciences, and see Cyclone Tracy display.

Day 1: Darwin – Litchfield National Park:
Welcome to the Northern Territory – CONTIKI STYLE!!! What a way to start with our first day at Litchfield National Park. It is 650 square kilometres of top end treasure. It encloses some spectacular scenery including an ancient sandstone plateau and picturesque Florence Falls where you will have the opportunity for a swim. Then it’s back to Darwin as we head for our first optional group dinner and discover the Darwin nightlife. Hotel

Day 2: Darwin to Kakadu National Park:
Goodbye Civilisation....Today you’ll discover the amazing history of Darwin with a visit to the N.T Museum and a driving tour of the city, before heading out to the world famous Kakadu National Park. Lodge (B,D)

Day 3: Kakadu National Park:
Kakadu and you....Rise early and you will have the chance to see the wonders of Kakadu from the air. This scenic flight will leave you breathless and it’s not the altitude. You’ll understand why this is a world heritage region. Then on to Nourlangie Rock, famous for it’s Aboriginal art. View the wetlands and spend the afternoon spotting crocodiles and birdlife on Yellow Water Billabong. Lodge (B)

Day 4: Kakadu National Park to Katherine:
Pronounced " Kath…Ryne". You will be able to appreciate the vast changes in scenery today as we head south out of Kakadu. We’ll stop for a swim at either Gumlom or Edith Falls. Then get ready to experience the enormity of Nitmiluk National Park and the Katherine River Gorge System with an optional gorge cruise, bush walk or canoe trip. Hotel (B)

Day 5: Katherine to Tennant Creek:
The coldest and the oldest.... Enjoy a refreshing swim in the crystal waters of Mataranka Thermal Pools or take a look at the Elsey Homestead. Onwards to one of the Territory’s oldest watering holes for lunch before arriving in the true outback town of Tennant Creek. Hotel (B)

Day 6: Tennant Creek to Alice Springs:
See you later....Not Goodbye. Before we leave the site of Australia’s last gold rush all nuggets that have been found will quickly be passed onto the Contiki crew. It’s then on to the Devils Marbles before heading to our final destination of Alice Springs where the planning of your next Contiki tour begins. (B)

What's Included

5 nights in special Contiki accommodation based on quad share (twin share also available) Breakfasts (B) and Dinners (D) as per itinerary

CONTIKI SPECIALS - Experienced, professional tour manager & driver * Modern air-conditioned coach with reclining seats * Free Contiki document wallet

Please note that this tour is only available for passengers aged 18 - 35 and does not include airfare.

How much?
From £325 GBP per person BOOK NOW.

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